Webb 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 2022:267,780More data
Estimate 2021:267,633 
Census 2020:267,110More data
Census 2010:250,304More data
Census 2000:193,117More data
Population of the County Seat (Laredo)
Census 2020:255,205 
Census 2010:236,091 
Census 2000:176,576 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN WEBB COUNTY - 2022 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.
El Cenizo city:2,451More data
Laredo city:256,187More data
Rio Bravo city:4,326More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:3,361.5More data
Water Area:14.1More data
Total Area:3,375.6More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:79.46More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:97.40More data
Percent Rural:2.60More data
Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:95.4%More data
Race - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:97.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:0.8%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.6%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.6%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:0.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:3.6%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:0.4%More data
Age - 2021 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:31.9%More data
65 and Older:10.0%More data
85 and Older:1.0%More data
Median Age:29.6More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):$40,850More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$10,945,472,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$50,865More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:22.6%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:29.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:68.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:19.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$41,417More data
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$39,642 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$37,237 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$36,564 
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$35,370 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2022:4.1More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:6.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:8.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.410000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$27,079,763,511More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$22,337,223,514More data
Total Actual Levy:$91,582,616More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$23,991,679More data
CY 2021:$19,928,033 
CY 2020:$16,599,609 
CY 2019:$17,626,878 
CY 2018:$17,287,611 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:39.714More data
US Highways:104.236More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:125.135More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:97.683More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:85.752More data
On-System Subtotal:452.520More data
City Streets:847.028More data
Certified County Roads:362.357More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:1.514More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,210.899More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,663.419More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:180.950More data
US Highways:286.492More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:330.539More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:244.084More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:181.502More data
On-System Subtotal:1,223.567More data
City Streets:1,767.416More data
Certified County Roads:724.714More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:11.206More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,503.336More data
County Total:3,726.903More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Webb County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Webb County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Webb County»

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History of City Tax Rates in Webb County.

Airports in Webb County.
Hospitals in Webb County.
Prisons in Webb County.