San Patricio 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 2019:66,730More data
Estimate 2018:66,671 
Estimate 2017:67,210 
Estimate 2016:67,311 
Estimate 2015:67,117 
Estimate 2014:66,656 
Estimate 2013:66,134 
Estimate 2012:65,260 
Estimate 2011:64,458 
Census 2010:64,804More data
Census 2000:67,138More data
Population of the County Seat (Sinton)
Census 2010:5,665 
Census 2000:5,676 
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.
Aransas Pass city (pt.):7,565More data
Corpus Christi city (pt.):0More data
Gregory city:1,886More data
Ingleside city (pt.):10,192More data
Ingleside on the Bay city:607More data
Lake City town:531More data
Lakeside town:303More data
Mathis city:4,715More data
Odem city:2,360More data
Portland city (pt.):17,268More data
San Patricio city:375More data
Sinton city:5,354More data
Taft city:2,867More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:693.4More data
Water Area:14.5More data
Total Area:707.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:93.46More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:80.35More data
Percent Rural:19.65More data
Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:58.3%More data
Race - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.2%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.5%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:37.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.5%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:26.8%More data
65 and Older:15.0%More data
85 and Older:1.5%More data
Median Age:35.9More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$43,945More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$2,939,583,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$53,559More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:26.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:79.5% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:14.9% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$48,612More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,558 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$46,290 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$44,684 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$43,865 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:5.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:6.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:7.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:7.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:6.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.516324More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$12,529,535,800More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$6,904,911,986More data
Total Actual Levy:$35,651,718More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$N/AMore data
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:22.949More data
US Highways:50.682More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:86.501More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:155.427More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:3.336More data
Frontage Roads:55.535More data
On-System Subtotal:374.430More data
City Streets:315.428More data
Certified County Roads:602.840More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:918.268More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,292.698More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:91.796More data
US Highways:206.460More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:239.960More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:331.963More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:6.756More data
Frontage Roads:112.375More data
On-System Subtotal:989.310More data
City Streets:636.504More data
Certified County Roads:1,205.680More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,842.184More data
County Total:2,831.494More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2018»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2018»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «San Patricio County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «San Patricio County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «San Patricio County»

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

Airports in San Patricio County.
Hospitals in San Patricio County.
Prisons in San Patricio County.