Presidio County Profile

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The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2022:5,939More data
Estimate 2021:6,115 
Census 2020:6,134More data
Census 2010:7,818More data
Census 2000:7,304More data
Population of the County Seat (Marfa)
Census 2020:1,788 
Census 2010:1,981 
Census 2000:2,121 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN PRESIDIO COUNTY - 2022 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.
Marfa city:1,725More data
Presidio city:3,170More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:3,855.3More data
Water Area:0.7More data
Total Area:3,855.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:1.59More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:59.53More data
Percent Rural:40.47More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:83.8%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:2.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.5%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:12.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.2%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:28.2%More data
65 and Older:23.0%More data
85 and Older:4.4%More data
Median Age:38.0More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$61,776More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$379,304,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$39,791More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:21.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:35.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:52.1% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:17.8% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$51,106More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$45,784 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$42,904 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$41,460 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$40,238 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2022:6.2More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:10.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:14.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:6.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:7.0 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.533665More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,376,214,090More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$746,922,378More data
Total Actual Levy:$3,986,063More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$N/AMore data
CY 2021:$N/A 
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN PRESIDIO COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:103.329More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:11.260More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:156.018More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:270.607More data
City Streets:71.471More data
Certified County Roads:187.642More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:259.113More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:529.720More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:219.371More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:22.520More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:312.036More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:553.927More data
City Streets:142.942More data
Certified County Roads:375.284More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:518.226More data
County Total:1,072.153More data
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL DATA
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Presidio County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Presidio County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Presidio County»

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

Airports in Presidio County.
Hospitals in Presidio County.
Prisons in Presidio County.