Uvalde 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 2019:26,741More data
Estimate 2018:26,787 
Estimate 2017:27,043 
Estimate 2016:27,081 
Estimate 2015:26,949 
Estimate 2014:27,022 
Estimate 2013:26,904 
Estimate 2012:26,746 
Estimate 2011:26,588 
Census 2010:26,405More data
Census 2000:25,926More data
Population of the County Seat (Uvalde)
Census 2010:15,751 
Census 2000:14,929 
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.
Sabinal city:1,673More data
Uvalde city:16,001More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,551.9More data
Water Area:6.7More data
Total Area:1,558.6More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:17.01More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:68.62More data
Percent Rural:31.38More data
Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:72.2%More data
Race - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:95.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.2%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.3%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2019 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:25.7%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.6%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:27.0%More data
65 and Older:16.8%More data
85 and Older:2.5%More data
Median Age:34.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$39,458More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$1,059,298,000More data
Median Household Income - 2018 (Census Bureau):$39,725More data
Poverty - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:22.9%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:35.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2014-2018 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:72.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:15.8% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$34,063More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$33,636 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$32,506 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$32,980 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$31,885 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.8More data
Unemployment Rate - 2018:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:5.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:5.0 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.735900More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$4,082,360,085More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,827,982,728More data
Total Actual Levy:$13,432,748More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2019:$1,888,623More data
CY 2018:$1,856,363 
CY 2017:$1,616,042 
CY 2016:$1,551,773 
CY 2015:$1,528,437 
Centerline Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:87.304More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:55.365More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:190.751More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:9.646More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:343.066More data
City Streets:93.453More data
Certified County Roads:329.422More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:422.875More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:765.941More data
Lane Miles - 2018
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:242.987More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:110.730More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:386.356More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:19.776More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:759.849More data
City Streets:186.803More data
Certified County Roads:658.789More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:845.592More data
County Total:1,605.441More 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):     «Uvalde County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Uvalde County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Uvalde County»

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

Airports in Uvalde County.
Hospitals in Uvalde County.
Prisons in Uvalde County.