Robertson County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

Note: Corrected/updated 2013 property tax data for Anderson, Andrews, Angelina, Ector, Hale, Hood and Montgomery on April 29, 2015.

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»
Estimate 2019:17,074More data
Estimate 2018:17,219 
Estimate 2017:17,153 
Estimate 2016:16,804 
Estimate 2015:16,698 
Estimate 2014:16,468 
Estimate 2013:16,431 
Estimate 2012:16,455 
Estimate 2011:16,657 
Census 2010:16,622More data
Census 2000:16,000More data
Population of the County Seat (Franklin)
Census 2010:1,564 
Census 2000:1,470 
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.
Bremond city:958More data
Calvert city:1,148More data
Franklin city:1,623More data
Hearne city:4,502More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:855.7More data
Water Area:9.7More data
Total Area:865.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:19.43More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:26.15More data
Percent Rural:73.85More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:21.5%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:76.2%More data
Percent African American Alone:20.3%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:56.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:19.2%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.0%More data
65 and Older:19.3%More data
85 and Older:2.5%More data
Median Age:40.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$40,394More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$698,169,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$44,917More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:15.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:25.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:83.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:16.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$45,181More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$45,823 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$42,708 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$43,160 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$41,970 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:4.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:5.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.485000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$4,917,503,366More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,805,227,563More data
Total Actual Levy:$13,605,354More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$N/AMore data
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:45.979More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:34.514More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:213.477More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.494More data
On-System Subtotal:294.464More data
City Streets:96.859More data
Certified County Roads:522.689More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:619.548More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:914.012More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:125.520More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:107.814More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:426.954More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.988More data
On-System Subtotal:661.276More data
City Streets:193.718More data
Certified County Roads:1,045.378More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,239.096More data
County Total:1,900.372More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2017»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2018»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Robertson County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Robertson County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Robertson County»

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

Airports in Robertson County.
Hospitals in Robertson County.
Prisons in Robertson County.