San Patricio County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2022:69,954More data
Estimate 2021:69,701 
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.):7,677More data
Corpus Christi city (pt.):0More data
Gregory city:1,731More data
Ingleside city (pt.):10,106More data
Ingleside on the Bay city:597More data
Lake City town:471More data
Lakeside town:346More data
Mathis city:4,282More data
Odem city:2,250More data
Portland city (pt.):20,350More data
San Patricio city:413More data
Sinton city:5,510More data
Taft city:2,869More 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 - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:58.7%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:93.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.2%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:1.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:37.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.7%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:25.9%More data
65 and Older:15.1%More data
85 and Older:1.4%More data
Median Age:36.4More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$51,392More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$3,581,951,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$58,227More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:16.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:24.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:81.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:16.6% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$60,069More data
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$55,940 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$51,055 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$48,784 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$48,612 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2022:6.0More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:8.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:10.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:5.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:6.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.591338More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$22,774,788,679More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$9,900,544,581More data
Total Actual Levy:$58,545,683More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$N/AMore data
CY 2021:$N/A 
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:22.949More data
US Highways:50.697More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:86.221More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:155.446More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:3.687More data
Frontage Roads:57.210More data
On-System Subtotal:376.210More data
City Streets:323.767More data
Certified County Roads:604.385More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:928.152More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,304.362More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:92.780More data
US Highways:206.932More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:240.828More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:332.001More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:7.492More data
Frontage Roads:115.180More data
On-System Subtotal:995.213More data
City Streets:653.182More data
Certified County Roads:1,208.770More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,861.952More data
County Total:2,857.165More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»     «2017 County Profile»
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.