San Jacinto 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 2023:28,936More data
Estimate 2022:28,340 
Estimate 2021:27,811 
Census 2020: See note at the bottom of the page.27,402More data
Census 2010:26,384More data
Census 2000:22,246More data
Population of the County Seat (Coldspring)
Census 2020:819 
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:866More data
Point Blank city:686More data
Shepherd city:2,005More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:569.2More data
Water Area:58.7More data
Total Area:627.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:48.14More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin»
Percent Hispanic:16.8%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:86.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:9.2%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.3%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.6%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:71.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:8.7%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:20.9%More data
65 and Older:23.2%More data
85 and Older:2.1%More data
Median Age:45.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2022 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$44,653More data
Total Personal Income - 2022 (BEA):$1,265,833,000More data
Median Household Income - 2022 (Census Bureau):     «Median Household Income History Chart»$57,855More data
Poverty - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:16.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:27.0%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:85.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:16.0% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2023:$43,556More data
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$41,625 
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$39,961 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$37,993 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$36,308 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2023:4.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2022:4.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2021:7.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:8.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:4.6 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2022
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.529570More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$4,359,436,101More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,879,728,206More data
Total Actual Levy:$15,240,646More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History     «Sales Tax History Chart»
CY 2023:$761,920More data
CY 2022:$736,947 
CY 2021:$654,891 
CY 2020:$604,747 
CY 2019:$544,788 
Centerline Miles - 2022
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:26.624More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:44.955More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:162.015More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:1.113More data
Frontage Roads:9.061More data
On-System Subtotal:243.768More data
City Streets:47.258More data
Certified County Roads:482.132More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:37.730More data
Off-System Subtotal:567.120More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:810.888More data
Lane Miles - 2022
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:96.170More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:93.160More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:324.530More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.226More data
Frontage Roads:18.122More data
On-System Subtotal:534.208More data
City Streets:94.516More data
Certified County Roads:965.008More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:75.460More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,134.984More data
County Total:1,669.192More 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):     «San Jacinto County QuickFacts 🗗»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles 🗗»
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.