San Saba County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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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 2019:6,055More data
Estimate 2018:6,060 
Estimate 2017:5,996 
Estimate 2016:5,922 
Estimate 2015:5,922 
Estimate 2014:5,858 
Estimate 2013:5,960 
Estimate 2012:5,990 
Estimate 2011:6,047 
Census 2010:6,131More data
Census 2000:6,186More data
Population of the County Seat (San Saba)
Census 2010:3,099 
Census 2000:2,637 
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.
Richland Springs town:309More data
San Saba city:3,168More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,135.3More data
Water Area:3.2More data
Total Area:1,138.5More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:5.40More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:50.64More data
Percent Rural:49.36More data
Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:30.4%More data
Race - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.2%More data
Percent African American Alone:4.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.6%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.8%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:63.7%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:3.6%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:20.1%More data
65 and Older:23.9%More data
85 and Older:3.4%More data
Median Age:41.0More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$41,233More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$249,625,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$43,827More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:16.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:28.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:74.2% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:14.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$42,027More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$36,428 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$35,478 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$31,317 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$29,270 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.9More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.710000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,537,619,570More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$471,711,942More data
Total Actual Levy:$3,349,155More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$278,180More data
CY 2018:$281,149 
CY 2017:$264,663 
CY 2016:$222,265 
CY 2015:$184,324 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:33.004More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:35.187More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:147.714More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:215.905More data
City Streets:39.178More data
Certified County Roads:552.421More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:591.599More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:807.504More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:66.008More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:73.860More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:295.428More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:435.296More data
City Streets:78.356More data
Certified County Roads:1,104.842More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,183.198More data
County Total:1,618.494More 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 Saba County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «San Saba County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «San Saba County»

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

Airports in San Saba County.
Hospitals in San Saba County.
Prisons in San Saba County.