San Jacinto 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 2019:28,859More data
Estimate 2018:28,717 
Estimate 2017:28,231 
Estimate 2016:27,732 
Estimate 2015:27,361 
Estimate 2014:27,049 
Estimate 2013:26,731 
Estimate 2012:26,942 
Estimate 2011:26,780 
Census 2010:26,384More data
Census 2000:22,246More data
Population of the County Seat (Coldspring)
Census 2010:853 
Census 2000:691 
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.
Cleveland city (pt.):0More data
Coldspring city:932More data
Point Blank city:752More data
Shepherd city:2,413More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:569.2More data
Water Area:58.7More data
Total Area:627.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:46.35More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:13.2%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:86.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:9.7%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.3%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:74.6%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:9.3%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:21.6%More data
65 and Older:21.9%More data
85 and Older:2.0%More data
Median Age:45.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$34,514More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$991,205,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$47,028More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:28.4%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:83.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:10.9% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$35,112More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$34,014 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$33,178 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$33,205 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$32,611 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:4.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:4.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:6.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:5.6 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.639980More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,865,524,642More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,841,946,282More data
Total Actual Levy:$11,973,953More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$544,788More data
CY 2018:$466,459 
CY 2017:$428,519 
CY 2016:$420,555 
CY 2015:$396,019 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:26.595More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:44.934More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:162.070More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:1.113More data
Frontage Roads:6.719More data
On-System Subtotal:241.431More data
City Streets:46.235More data
Certified County Roads:479.513More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:37.730More data
Off-System Subtotal:563.478More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:804.909More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:96.051More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:93.117More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:324.640More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.226More data
Frontage Roads:13.438More data
On-System Subtotal:529.472More data
City Streets:92.470More data
Certified County Roads:959.770More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:75.460More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,127.700More data
County Total:1,657.172More 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):     «San Jacinto County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «San Jacinto County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «San Jacinto County»

Special Districts in San Jacinto County.
School Districts in San Jacinto County.
History of City Tax Rates in San Jacinto County.

Airports in San Jacinto County.
Hospitals in San Jacinto County.
Prisons in San Jacinto County.