Blanco 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 2017:11,626More data
Estimate 2016:11,341 
Estimate 2015:11,038 
Estimate 2014:10,804 
Estimate 2013:10,636 
Estimate 2012:10,614 
Estimate 2011:10,569 
Census 2010:10,497More data
Census 2000:8,418More data
Population of the County Seat (Johnson City)
Census 2010:1,656 
Census 2000:1,191 
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.
Blanco city:2,027More data
Johnson City city:2,051More data
Round Mountain town:176More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:709.3More data
Water Area:4.2More data
Total Area:713.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:14.80More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:19.7%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.6%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.7%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.5%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:76.7%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.1%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:18.8%More data
65 and Older:24.0%More data
85 and Older:2.2%More data
Median Age:49.4More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$48,978More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$569,421,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$62,115More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:10.6%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:17.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:89.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:28.8% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$47,098More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$41,770 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$40,358 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$40,027 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$38,754 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:2.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:4.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.397000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$5,068,963,794More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,470,448,305More data
Total Actual Levy:$5,837,680More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$587,507More data
CY 2016:$504,509 
CY 2015:$455,579 
CY 2014:$427,124 
CY 2013:$382,008 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:60.009More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:3.595More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:119.477More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:1.100More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:184.181More data
City Streets:39.997More data
Certified County Roads:203.558More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.978More data
Off-System Subtotal:244.533More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:428.714More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:212.650More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:8.966More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:238.954More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.200More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:462.770More data
City Streets:79.994More data
Certified County Roads:407.116More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.978More data
Off-System Subtotal:488.088More data
County Total:950.858More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Blanco County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Blanco County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Blanco County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Blanco County»

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

Airports in Blanco County.
Hospitals in Blanco County.
Prisons in Blanco County.