Tarrant 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»   «Group Quarters»  «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2021:2,126,477More data
Census 2020:2,110,640More data
Census 2010:1,809,034More data
Census 2000:1,446,219More data
Population of the County Seat (Fort Worth)
Census 2020:918,915 
Census 2010:741,206 
Census 2000:534,694 
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.
Arlington city:392,786More data
Azle city (pt.):10,887More data
Bedford city:49,187More data
Benbrook city:24,605More data
Blue Mound city:2,359More data
Burleson city (pt.):9,815More data
Colleyville city:25,986More data
Crowley city (pt.):19,298More data
Dalworthington Gardens city:2,273More data
Edgecliff Village town:3,761More data
Euless city:60,500More data
Everman city:6,067More data
Flower Mound town (pt.):651More data
Forest Hill city:13,818More data
Fort Worth city (pt.):916,661More data
Grand Prairie city (pt.):71,948More data
Grapevine city (pt.):50,872More data
Haltom City city:45,746More data
Haslet city (pt.):2,371More data
Hurst city:40,055More data
Keller city:45,397More data
Kennedale city:8,463More data
Lakeside town:1,624More data
Lake Worth city:4,674More data
Mansfield city (pt.):68,931More data
Newark city (pt.):0More data
North Richland Hills city:70,209More data
Pantego town:2,528More data
Pelican Bay city:2,236More data
Reno city (pt.):7More data
Richland Hills city:8,484More data
River Oaks city:7,524More data
Roanoke city (pt.):0More data
Saginaw city:24,011More data
Sansom Park city:5,388More data
Southlake city (pt.):30,379More data
Trophy Club town (pt.):687More data
Watauga city:23,313More data
Westlake town (pt.):1,681More data
Westover Hills town:641More data
Westworth Village city:2,602More data
White Settlement city:18,084More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:865.3More data
Water Area:38.5More data
Total Area:903.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:2,439.23More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:98.71More data
Percent Rural:1.29More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:30.2%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:71.6%More data
Percent African American Alone:18.5%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Asian Alone:6.0%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.3%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:43.7%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:17.6%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.7%More data
65 and Older:12.0%More data
85 and Older:1.1%More data
Median Age:35.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2020 (BEA):$55,615More data
Total Personal Income - 2020 (BEA):$118,090,622,000More data
Median Household Income - 2020 (Census Bureau):$72,064More data
Poverty - 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:10.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:15.4%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2016-2020 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:86.5% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:32.6% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$63,722More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$60,926 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$57,802 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$55,632 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$53,945 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2021:5.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2020:7.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.229000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$255,587,193,807More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$230,909,422,412More data
Total Actual Levy:$528,782,577More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2021:$N/AMore data
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
CY 2017:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2020
IH Highways:128.173More data
US Highways:57.342More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:207.415More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:130.029More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:4.377More data
Frontage Roads:349.670More data
On-System Subtotal:877.006More data
City Streets:7,135.590More data
Certified County Roads:387.237More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:19.253More data
Federal Roads:61.416More data
Off-System Subtotal:7,603.496More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:8,480.502More data
Lane Miles - 2020
IH Highways:794.774More data
US Highways:264.837More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:1,012.696More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:499.035More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:25.750More data
Frontage Roads:778.843More data
On-System Subtotal:3,375.935More data
City Streets:15,754.143More data
Certified County Roads:774.474More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:82.801More data
Federal Roads:122.832More data
Off-System Subtotal:16,734.250More data
County Total:20,110.185More 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):     «Tarrant County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Tarrant County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Tarrant County»

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

Airports in Tarrant County.
Hospitals in Tarrant County.
Prisons in Tarrant County.