Goliad 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 2017:7,562More data
Estimate 2016:7,521 
Estimate 2015:7,510 
Estimate 2014:7,504 
Estimate 2013:7,451 
Estimate 2012:7,332 
Estimate 2011:7,208 
Census 2010:7,210More data
Census 2000:6,928More data
Population of the County Seat (Goliad)
Census 2010:1,908 
Census 2000:1,975 
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.
Goliad city:1,968More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:852.0More data
Water Area:7.4More data
Total Area:859.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:8.46More 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:36.4%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:5.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.3%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:57.8%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:4.0%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:21.3%More data
65 and Older:22.0%More data
85 and Older:2.8%More data
Median Age:45.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$40,890More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$309,209,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$52,403More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:15.2%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:24.7%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:88.8% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:16.0% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$34,893More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$34,327 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$36,107 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$39,498 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$37,804 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.9More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:5.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.800000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,723,956,908More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$836,909,986More data
Total Actual Levy:$6,695,280More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$N/AMore data
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:63.467More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:41.764More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:141.143More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.143More data
Frontage Roads:2.033More data
On-System Subtotal:250.550More data
City Streets:19.603More data
Certified County Roads:316.379More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:335.982More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:586.532More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:161.518More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:83.528More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:282.286More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:3.997More data
Frontage Roads:4.066More data
On-System Subtotal:535.395More data
City Streets:39.206More data
Certified County Roads:632.758More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:671.964More data
County Total:1,207.359More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Goliad County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Goliad County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Goliad County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Goliad County»

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

Airports in Goliad County.
Hospitals in Goliad County.
Prisons in Goliad County.