Cass 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 2016:30,375More data
Estimate 2015:30,387 
Estimate 2014:30,351 
Estimate 2013:30,413 
Estimate 2012:30,205 
Estimate 2011:30,505 
Census 2010:30,464More data
Census 2000:30,438More data
Population of the County Seat (Linden)
Census 2010:1,988 
Census 2000:2,256 
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.
Atlanta city:5,638More data
Avinger town:440More data
Bloomburg town:398More data
Domino town:77More data
Douglassville town:227More data
Hughes Springs city (pt.):1,768More data
Linden city:1,973More data
Marietta town:133More data
Queen City city:1,466More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:937.0More data
Water Area:23.4More data
Total Area:960.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:32.51More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:25.99More data
Percent Rural:74.01More data
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:4.5%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:80.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:16.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:76.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:16.7%More data
Age - 2016 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:22.6%More data
65 and Older:22.1%More data
85 and Older:2.6%More data
Median Age:44.2More data
Per Capita Income - 2016 (BEA):$33,642More data
Total Personal Income - 2016 (BEA):$1,021,882,000More data
Median Household Income - 2016 (Census Bureau):$40,597More data
Poverty - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:26.4%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:85.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:14.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$36,774More data
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$35,124 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$35,901 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$33,995 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$33,939 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:7.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:6.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:7.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:9.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:9.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.589423More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,716,942,563More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,692,324,014More data
Total Actual Levy:$9,966,526More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$N/AMore data
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
CY 2012:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:38.023More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:121.772More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:274.089More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.707More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:436.591More data
City Streets:135.726More data
Certified County Roads:956.489More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:8.051More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,100.266More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,536.857More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:153.448More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:266.921More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:553.179More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:5.668More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:979.216More data
City Streets:274.586More data
Certified County Roads:1,912.338More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:16.102More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,203.026More data
County Total:3,182.242More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Cass County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Cass County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Cass County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Cass County»

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

Airports in Cass County.
Hospitals in Cass County.
Prisons in Cass County.