Collin 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 2016:939,585More data
Estimate 2015:913,079 
Estimate 2014:885,175 
Estimate 2013:858,098 
Estimate 2012:837,229 
Estimate 2011:814,607 
Census 2010:782,341More data
Census 2000:491,675More data
Population of the County Seat (McKinney)
Census 2010:131,117 
Census 2000:54,369 
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.
Allen city:99,179More data
Anna city:11,940More data
Blue Ridge city:831More data
Carrollton city (pt.):2More data
Celina city (pt.):8,006More data
Dallas city (pt.):52,014More data
Fairview town:8,354More data
Farmersville city:3,408More data
Frisco city (pt.):100,923More data
Garland city (pt.):344More data
Hebron town (pt.):0More data
Josephine city (pt.):1,224More data
Lavon city:3,077More data
Lowry Crossing city:1,747More data
Lucas city:7,211More data
McKinney city:172,298More data
Melissa city:8,423More data
Murphy city:20,482More data
Nevada city:1,074More data
New Hope town:633More data
Parker city:4,420More data
Plano city (pt.):280,059More data
Princeton city:9,405More data
Prosper town (pt.):17,589More data
Richardson city (pt.):32,280More data
Royse City city (pt.):1,374More data
Sachse city (pt.):7,829More data
St. Paul town:1,130More data
Trenton city (pt.):0More data
Van Alstyne city (pt.):0More data
Weston city:315More data
Wylie city (pt.):46,010More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:841.2More data
Water Area:44.9More data
Total Area:886.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:930.01More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:94.76More data
Percent Rural:5.24More data
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:15.1%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:72.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:10.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:14.2%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:58.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:9.5%More data
Age - 2016 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:26.7%More data
65 and Older:10.5%More data
85 and Older:1.0%More data
Median Age:36.7More data
Per Capita Income - 2016 (BEA):$61,179More data
Total Personal Income - 2016 (BEA):$57,482,679,000More data
Median Household Income - 2016 (Census Bureau):$90,382More data
Poverty - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:6.3%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:7.2%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:93.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:50.2% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$62,788More data
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$61,631 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$59,795 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$58,045 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$58,128 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.5More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:5.9 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.208395More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$124,627,129,385More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$109,012,001,784More data
Total Actual Levy:$227,175,561More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$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:62.528More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:134.948More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:244.330More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:100.472More data
On-System Subtotal:542.278More data
City Streets:3,174.543More data
Certified County Roads:732.368More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:73.994More data
Federal Roads:24.708More data
Off-System Subtotal:4,005.613More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:4,547.891More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:280.422More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:401.306More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:538.914More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:225.215More data
On-System Subtotal:1,445.857More data
City Streets:7,360.162More data
Certified County Roads:1,465.530More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:283.390More data
Federal Roads:49.416More data
Off-System Subtotal:9,158.498More data
County Total:10,604.355More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Collin County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Collin County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Collin County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Collin County»

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

Airports in Collin County.
Hospitals in Collin County.
Prisons in Collin County.