San Patricio 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 2021:69,699More data
Census 2020:68,755More data
Census 2010:64,804More data
Census 2000:67,138More data
Population of the County Seat (Sinton)
Census 2020:5,504 
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.):7,312More data
Corpus Christi city (pt.):0More data
Gregory city:1,740More data
Ingleside city (pt.):9,898More data
Ingleside on the Bay city:608More data
Lake City town:458More data
Lakeside town:347More data
Mathis city:4,354More data
Odem city:2,265More data
Portland city (pt.):20,536More data
San Patricio city:393More data
Sinton city:5,562More data
Taft city:2,818More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:693.4More data
Water Area:14.5More data
Total Area:707.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:99.15More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:80.35More data
Percent Rural:19.65More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:58.7%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:93.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.3%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.1%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 - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:37.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.6%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:26.4%More data
65 and Older:15.0%More data
85 and Older:1.4%More data
Median Age:36.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$48,391More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$3,245,531,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$56,944More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:14.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:21.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:81.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:15.9% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$55,940More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$51,055 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$48,784 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$48,612 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,558 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:8.8More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:10.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:5.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:6.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:7.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.591338More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$22,774,788,679More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$9,900,544,581More data
Total Actual Levy:$58,545,683More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$N/AMore data
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:22.949More data
US Highways:50.697More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:86.222More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:155.443More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:3.655More data
Frontage Roads:57.194More data
On-System Subtotal:376.160More data
City Streets:315.483More data
Certified County Roads:603.950More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:919.433More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,295.593More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:91.796More data
US Highways:206.932More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:240.830More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:331.995More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:7.394More data
Frontage Roads:115.148More data
On-System Subtotal:994.095More data
City Streets:636.614More data
Certified County Roads:1,207.900More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,844.514More data
County Total:2,838.609More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2020»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2020»
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»
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.