Scurry 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 2021:16,824More data
Census 2020:16,932More data
Census 2010:16,921More data
Census 2000:16,361More data
Population of the County Seat (Snyder)
Census 2020:11,438 
Census 2010:11,202 
Census 2000:10,783 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN SCURRY COUNTY - 2021 Estimates (Census Bureau)
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.
Snyder city:11,264More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:905.4More data
Water Area:2.1More data
Total Area:907.5More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:18.70More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:68.30More data
Percent Rural:31.70More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:42.2%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:89.9%More data
Percent African American Alone:5.7%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:50.8%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:4.9%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.9%More data
65 and Older:15.0%More data
85 and Older:1.9%More data
Median Age:36.7More data
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$47,272More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$787,654,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$57,158More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:13.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:17.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:80.2% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:16.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$57,072More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$56,062 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$57,016 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$56,126 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$51,721 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:8.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.536100More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$3,571,943,166More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,406,242,627More data
Total Actual Levy:$12,899,867More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$2,114,933More data
CY 2020:$2,238,107 
CY 2019:$2,484,898 
CY 2018:$2,205,775 
CY 2017:$2,753,986 
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:71.523More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:55.971More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:155.249More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:6.928More data
On-System Subtotal:289.671More data
City Streets:111.558More data
Certified County Roads:628.066More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:739.624More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,029.295More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:233.852More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:122.327More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:316.436More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:13.856More data
On-System Subtotal:686.471More data
City Streets:226.910More data
Certified County Roads:1,256.132More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,483.042More data
County Total:2,169.513More 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):     «Scurry County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Scurry County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Scurry County»

Special Districts in Scurry County.
School Districts in Scurry County.
History of City Tax Rates in Scurry County.

Airports in Scurry County.
Hospitals in Scurry County.
Prisons in Scurry County.