Dimmit 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 2017:10,418More data
Estimate 2016:10,784 
Estimate 2015:10,981 
Estimate 2014:11,021 
Estimate 2013:10,905 
Estimate 2012:10,477 
Estimate 2011:10,111 
Census 2010:9,996More data
Census 2000:10,248More data
Population of the County Seat (Carrizo Springs)
Census 2010:5,368 
Census 2000:5,655 
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.
Asherton city:1,077More data
Big Wells city:720More data
Carrizo Springs city:5,542More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,328.9More data
Water Area:5.6More data
Total Area:1,334.5More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:7.52More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:60.52More data
Percent Rural:39.48More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:87.5%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:96.1%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.6%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:0.8%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:10.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.1%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:29.8%More data
65 and Older:16.1%More data
85 and Older:2.3%More data
Median Age:34.2More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$32,067More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$334,069,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$35,696More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:31.2%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:42.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:66.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:10.5% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$51,499More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$46,997 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$50,927 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$52,111 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$46,282 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.1More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:7.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:3.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.0 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.380000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$6,416,205,391More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$5,321,721,124More data
Total Actual Levy:$20,222,540More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$2,777,314More data
CY 2016:$2,125,760 
CY 2015:$4,879,125 
CY 2014:$7,757,975 
CY 2013:$8,734,453 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:57.729More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:33.406More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:158.223More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:249.358More data
City Streets:66.928More data
Certified County Roads:174.218More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:241.146More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:490.504More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:122.132More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:67.632More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:317.430More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:507.194More data
City Streets:136.344More data
Certified County Roads:348.083More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:484.427More data
County Total:991.621More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Dimmit County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Dimmit County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Dimmit County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Dimmit County»

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

Airports in Dimmit County.
Hospitals in Dimmit County.
Prisons in Dimmit County.