Atascosa County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

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 2016:48,797More data
Estimate 2015:48,435 
Estimate 2014:47,787 
Estimate 2013:47,078 
Estimate 2012:46,455 
Estimate 2011:45,486 
Census 2010:44,911More data
Census 2000:38,628More data
Population of the County Seat (Jourdanton)
Census 2010:3,871 
Census 2000:3,732 
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.
Charlotte city:1,824More data
Christine town:416More data
Jourdanton city:4,327More data
Lytle city (pt.):2,321More data
Pleasanton city:10,393More data
Poteet city:3,446More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,219.5More data
Water Area:1.9More data
Total Area:1,221.5More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:36.83More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:39.29More data
Percent Rural:60.71More data
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:64.0%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:95.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.2%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.6%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.1%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:33.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.7%More data
Age - 2016 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:27.6%More data
65 and Older:14.4%More data
85 and Older:1.6%More data
Median Age:35.4More data
Per Capita Income - 2016 (BEA):$35,697More data
Total Personal Income - 2016 (BEA):$1,741,925,000More data
Median Household Income - 2016 (Census Bureau):$53,622More data
Poverty - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:16.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:24.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:75.3% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:14.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$43,144More data
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$43,392 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$44,727 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$42,064 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$37,515 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:5.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:6.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:6.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.579900More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$4,678,569,647More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$3,579,785,345More data
Total Actual Levy:$20,743,084More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$3,980,206More data
CY 2015:$8,121,107 
CY 2014:$8,984,958 
CY 2013:$7,795,996 
CY 2012:$6,122,679 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:37.428More data
US Highways:27.565More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:108.170More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:218.749More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:33.783More data
On-System Subtotal:425.695More data
City Streets:160.456More data
Certified County Roads:704.779More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:865.235More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,290.930More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:149.712More data
US Highways:95.326More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:261.016More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:438.238More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:67.566More data
On-System Subtotal:1,011.858More data
City Streets:321.606More data
Certified County Roads:1,409.558More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,731.164More data
County Total:2,743.022More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Atascosa County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Atascosa County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Atascosa County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Atascosa County»

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

Airports in Atascosa County.
Hospitals in Atascosa County.
Prisons in Atascosa County.