Hansford 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 2016:5,538More data
Estimate 2015:5,607 
Estimate 2014:5,538 
Estimate 2013:5,548 
Estimate 2012:5,529 
Estimate 2011:5,581 
Census 2010:5,613More data
Census 2000:5,369More data
Population of the County Seat (Spearman)
Census 2010:3,368 
Census 2000:3,021 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN HANSFORD COUNTY - 2016 (Census Bureau)
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.
Gruver city:1,172More data
Spearman city:3,336More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:919.8More data
Water Area:0.6More data
Total Area:920.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:6.10More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:59.67More data
Percent Rural:40.33More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:46.5%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:96.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.6%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.4%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:51.6%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.7%More data
Age - 2016 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:29.4%More data
65 and Older:14.8%More data
85 and Older:1.9%More data
Median Age:35.2More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2015 (BEA):$86,619More data
Total Personal Income - 2015 (BEA):$485,931,000More data
Median Household Income - 2015 (Census Bureau):$55,215More data
Poverty - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:11.7%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:16.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:75.3% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:19.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$49,698More data
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$52,705 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$54,507 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$48,838 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$47,137 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.1More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:2.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:3.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:3.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.540280More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,047,667,335More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$544,052,841More data
Total Actual Levy:$2,939,408More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$N/AMore data
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
CY 2012:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN HANSFORD COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:106.320More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:154.605More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:260.925More data
City Streets:39.059More data
Certified County Roads:466.626More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:505.685More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:766.610More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:216.245More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:309.210More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:525.455More data
City Streets:78.118More data
Certified County Roads:933.252More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,011.370More data
County Total:1,536.825More data
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL DATA
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Hansford County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Hansford County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Hansford County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Hansford County»

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

Airports in Hansford County.
Hospitals in Hansford County.
Prisons in Hansford County.