Val Verde County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History Chart»   «Population Projection Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2023:47,720More data
Estimate 2022:47,617 
Estimate 2021:47,533 
Census 2020: See note at the bottom of the page.47,586More data
Census 2010:48,879More data
Census 2000:44,856More data
Population of the County Seat (Del Rio)
Census 2020:34,673 
Census 2010:35,591 
Census 2000:33,867 
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.
Del Rio city:34,574More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:3,144.8More data
Water Area:87.9More data
Total Area:3,232.7More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:15.13More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2020 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:89.69More data
Percent Rural:10.31More data
Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin»
Percent Hispanic:82.7%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.3%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.4%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.2%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:14.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.5%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:28.1%More data
65 and Older:13.4%More data
85 and Older:1.7%More data
Median Age:31.6More data
Per Capita Income - 2022 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$47,904More data
Total Personal Income - 2022 (BEA):$2,280,496,000More data
Median Household Income - 2022 (Census Bureau):     «Median Household Income History Chart»$52,593More data
Poverty - 2022 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:21.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:29.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2018-2022 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment 🗗»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:73.5% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:20.2% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2023:$45,580More data
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$43,832 
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$41,453 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$40,486 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$38,256 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2023:5.5More data
Unemployment Rate - 2022:4.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2021:5.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:8.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.3 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2022
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.497700More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$4,957,379,650More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$3,704,483,774More data
Total Actual Levy:$18,434,252More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History     «Sales Tax History Chart»
CY 2023:$3,310,214More data
CY 2022:$3,063,841 
CY 2021:$3,014,823 
CY 2020:$2,581,376 
CY 2019:$3,049,117 
Centerline Miles - 2022
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:159.772More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:73.895More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:82.877More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:7.676More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:324.220More data
City Streets:202.817More data
Certified County Roads:330.426More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.668More data
Federal Roads:23.463More data
Off-System Subtotal:557.374More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:881.594More data
Lane Miles - 2022
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:412.290More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:154.612More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:165.754More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:15.352More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:748.008More data
City Streets:410.100More data
Certified County Roads:660.852More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:2.672More data
Federal Roads:46.926More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,120.550More data
County Total:1,868.558More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2022»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017 🗗»     «2017 County Profile 🗗»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Val Verde County QuickFacts 🗗»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles 🗗»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Val Verde County History 🗗»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Val Verde County 🗗»

Special Districts in Val Verde County.
School Districts in Val Verde County.
History of City Tax Rates in Val Verde County.

Airports in Val Verde County.
Hospitals in Val Verde County.
Prisons in Val Verde County.