Fisher 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 2016:3,854More data
Estimate 2015:3,853 
Estimate 2014:3,843 
Estimate 2013:3,846 
Estimate 2012:3,840 
Estimate 2011:3,958 
Census 2010:3,974More data
Census 2000:4,344More data
Population of the County Seat (Roby)
Census 2010:643 
Census 2000:673 
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.
Hamlin city (pt.):0More data
Roby city:626More data
Rotan city:1,451More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:898.9More data
Water Area:2.8More data
Total Area:901.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:4.42More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:28.4%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:4.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.1%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.2%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:66.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:3.4%More data
Age - 2016 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:20.7%More data
65 and Older:23.0%More data
85 and Older:2.8%More data
Median Age:45.6More data
Per Capita Income - 2016 (BEA):$45,679More data
Total Personal Income - 2016 (BEA):$176,048,000More data
Median Household Income - 2016 (Census Bureau):$46,247More data
Poverty - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:15.6%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:23.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:82.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:18.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$38,145More data
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$37,001 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$36,554 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$35,344 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$33,462 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:5.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.815505More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$952,517,800More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$356,055,330More data
Total Actual Levy:$2,903,649More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$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:31.682More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:53.464More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:188.820More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:273.966More data
City Streets:36.734More data
Certified County Roads:637.499More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:674.233More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:948.199More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:68.568More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:108.572More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:377.980More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:555.120More data
City Streets:73.468More data
Certified County Roads:1,274.998More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,348.466More data
County Total:1,903.586More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Fisher County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Fisher County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Fisher County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Fisher County»

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

Airports in Fisher County.
Hospitals in Fisher County.
Prisons in Fisher County.