Culberson 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 2017:2,231More data
Estimate 2016:2,219 
Estimate 2015:2,251 
Estimate 2014:2,280 
Estimate 2013:2,305 
Estimate 2012:2,315 
Estimate 2011:2,392 
Census 2010:2,398More data
Census 2000:2,975More data
Population of the County Seat (Van Horn)
Census 2010:2,063 
Census 2000:2,435 
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.
Van Horn town:1,919More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:3,812.8More data
Water Area:0.2More data
Total Area:3,813.0More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:0.63More 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:73.1%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:91.2%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:2.6%More data
Percent Asian Alone:2.1%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:3.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:21.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.9%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.0%More data
65 and Older:20.4%More data
85 and Older:2.9%More data
Median Age:40.0More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$47,127More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$105,141,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$37,825More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:22.1%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:35.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:64.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:7.7% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$49,354More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$39,549 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$37,514 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$31,582 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$30,965 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.0 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.233880More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,563,448,800More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,386,576,050More data
Total Actual Levy:$3,242,808More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$N/AMore data
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:43.489More data
US Highways:53.279More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:59.330More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:128.591More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:35.872More data
On-System Subtotal:320.561More data
City Streets:27.766More data
Certified County Roads:516.115More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:19.334More data
Off-System Subtotal:563.215More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:883.776More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:173.956More data
US Highways:125.585More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:123.105More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:257.182More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:71.744More data
On-System Subtotal:751.572More data
City Streets:55.532More data
Certified County Roads:1,032.230More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:38.668More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,126.430More data
County Total:1,878.002More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Culberson County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Culberson County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Culberson County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Culberson County»

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

Airports in Culberson County.
Hospitals in Culberson County.
Prisons in Culberson County.