Wilson 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 Chart»   «Group Quarters»   «Census 2020 Redistricting Data (county level only)»
Estimate 2022:52,735More data
Estimate 2021:51,281 
Census 2020:49,753More data
Census 2010:42,918More data
Census 2000:32,408More data
Population of the County Seat (Floresville)
Census 2020:7,203 
Census 2010:6,448 
Census 2000:5,868 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN WILSON 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.
Elmendorf city (pt.):11More data
Floresville city:8,050More data
La Vernia city:1,233More data
Nixon city (pt.):0More data
Poth town:1,912More data
Stockdale city:1,467More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau)
Land Area:803.7More data
Water Area:4.7More data
Total Area:808.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2020:61.90More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:14.14More data
Percent Rural:85.86More data
Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:41.5%More data
Race - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.1%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.2%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2022 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:54.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic African American Alone:1.8%More data
Age - 2022 (Census Bureau Estimates)     «Age Groups Chart»
17 and Under:23.2%More data
65 and Older:16.7%More data
85 and Older:1.6%More data
Median Age:40.6More data
Per Capita Income - 2021 (BEA):     «Per Capita Income History Chart»$55,762More data
Total Personal Income - 2021 (BEA):$2,858,211,000More data
Median Household Income - 2021 (Census Bureau):$78,794More data
Poverty - 2021 (Census Bureau)     «Poverty Chart»
Percent of Population in Poverty:9.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:13.4%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)     «ACS 5-Year Estimates, S1501, Educational Attainment»
Percent high school graduate and higher, Age 25 and over:89.3% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher, Age 25 and over:24.0% 
Pay (BLS)     «Pay History Chart»
Average Annual Pay - 2022:$47,253More data
Average Annual Pay - 2021:$43,852 
Average Annual Pay - 2020:$42,237 
Average Annual Pay - 2019:$41,496 
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$38,858 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)     «Unemployment History Chart»
Unemployment Rate - 2022:3.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2021:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2020:5.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2019:2.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.1 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2021
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»   «Tax Rate History with Chart»$0.422800More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»   «Levy History with Chart»$7,300,814,487More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$4,468,388,047More data
Total Actual Levy:$18,892,345More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2022:$N/AMore data
CY 2021:$N/A 
CY 2020:$N/A 
CY 2019:$N/A 
CY 2018:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:54.789More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:69.070More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:207.416More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:331.275More data
City Streets:76.936More data
Certified County Roads:799.649More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:876.585More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,207.860More data
Lane Miles - 2021
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:177.945More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:148.484More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:414.832More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:741.261More data
City Streets:153.872More data
Certified County Roads:1,599.298More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,753.170More data
County Total:2,494.431More data
Miles Travelled on County Roads     «Mileage History with Chart»
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2021»
Gross Domestic Product (BEA):     «GDP 2021»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2017»     «2017 County Profile»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Wilson County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Wilson County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Wilson County»

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

Airports in Wilson County.
Hospitals in Wilson County.
Prisons in Wilson County.