Comanche 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 2017:13,573More data
Estimate 2016:13,521 
Estimate 2015:13,368 
Estimate 2014:13,457 
Estimate 2013:13,540 
Estimate 2012:13,709 
Estimate 2011:13,853 
Census 2010:13,974More data
Census 2000:14,026More data
Population of the County Seat (Comanche)
Census 2010:4,335 
Census 2000:4,482 
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.
Comanche city:4,205More data
De Leon city:2,178More data
Gustine town:457More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:937.8More data
Water Area:9.9More data
Total Area:947.7More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:14.90More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:28.54More data
Percent Rural:71.46More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:28.0%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:95.8%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.3%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.3%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:69.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.5%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:22.6%More data
65 and Older:24.0%More data
85 and Older:2.8%More data
Median Age:45.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$39,842More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$540,776,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$46,161More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:15.0%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:25.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:79.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:17.0% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$33,301More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$32,037 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$31,548 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$31,337 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$29,716 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.9 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.700289More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,477,428,402More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$806,684,891More data
Total Actual Levy:$5,626,767More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$528,986More data
CY 2016:$478,735 
CY 2015:$573,225 
CY 2014:$476,371 
CY 2013:$442,139 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:27.010More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:100.992More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:227.956More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.300More data
Frontage Roads:0.745More data
On-System Subtotal:357.003More data
City Streets:75.829More data
Certified County Roads:744.560More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:14.339More data
Off-System Subtotal:834.728More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,191.731More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:78.570More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:204.412More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:456.334More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.600More data
Frontage Roads:1.490More data
On-System Subtotal:741.406More data
City Streets:151.658More data
Certified County Roads:1,489.120More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:28.678More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,669.456More data
County Total:2,410.862More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Comanche County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Comanche County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Comanche County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Comanche County»

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

Airports in Comanche County.
Hospitals in Comanche County.
Prisons in Comanche County.