Parker County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History Chart»   «Population Projection Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2023:173,494More data
Estimate 2022:165,938 
Estimate 2021:157,088 
Census 2020: See note at the bottom of the page.148,222More data
Census 2010:116,927More data
Census 2000:88,495More data
Population of the County Seat (Weatherford)
Census 2020:30,854 
Census 2010:25,250 
Census 2000:19,000 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN PARKER COUNTY - 2023 Estimates (Census Bureau)
Note: City and town populations include only those parts of each place found within this county. Use our «Town & City Search» to find the total population of each place.
Aledo city:6,287More data
Annetta North town:613More data
Annetta South town:683More data
Annetta town:3,385More data
Azle city (pt.):3,027More data
Cool city:230More data
Cresson city (pt.):785More data
Fort Worth city (pt.):1,509More data
Hudson Oaks city:2,656More data
Millsap town:414More data
Mineral Wells city (pt.):176More data
Reno city (pt.):3,481More data
Sanctuary town:369More data
Springtown city (pt.):4,181More data
Weatherford city:38,109More data
Willow Park city:6,630More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:903.7More data
Water Area:6.4More data
Total Area:910.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:164.01More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:35.65More data
Percent Rural:64.35More data
Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin»
Percent Hispanic:14.6%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.1%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:80.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.7%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:24.5%More data
65 and Older:16.0%More data
85 and Older:1.5%More data
Median Age:39.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2022 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$69,926More data
Total Personal Income - 2022 (BEA):$11,596,160,000More data
Median Household Income - 2022 (Census Bureau):     «Median Household Income History Chart»$95,277More data
Poverty - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:7.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:10.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2018-2022 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment 🗗»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:90.3% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:30.9% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2023:$55,418More data
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$53,390 
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$49,562 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$47,844 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$45,586 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2023:3.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2022:3.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2021:4.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:5.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.9 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2022
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.315336More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$26,611,182,919More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$20,198,169,239More data
Total Actual Levy:$63,692,098More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History     «Sales Tax History Chart»
CY 2023:$16,797,131More data
CY 2022:$15,426,740 
CY 2021:$13,254,298 
CY 2020:$11,089,477 
CY 2019:$10,281,940 
Centerline Miles - 2022
IH Highways:34.234More data
US Highways:27.852More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:41.323More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:194.727More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.743More data
Frontage Roads:58.978More data
On-System Subtotal:357.857More data
City Streets:451.912More data
Certified County Roads:1,236.623More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,688.535More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:2,046.392More data
Lane Miles - 2022
IH Highways:157.724More data
US Highways:111.516More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:105.354More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:406.209More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:1.486More data
Frontage Roads:117.795More data
On-System Subtotal:900.084More data
City Streets:913.232More data
Certified County Roads:2,473.246More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:3,386.478More data
County Total:4,286.562More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2022»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017 🗗»     «2017 County Profile 🗗»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Parker County QuickFacts 🗗»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles 🗗»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Parker County History 🗗»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Parker County 🗗»

Special Districts in Parker County.
School Districts in Parker County.
History of City Tax Rates in Parker County.

Airports in Parker County.
Hospitals in Parker County.
Prisons in Parker County.