Hood 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 2017:58,273More data
Estimate 2016:56,758 
Estimate 2015:55,330 
Estimate 2014:53,842 
Estimate 2013:52,889 
Estimate 2012:52,154 
Estimate 2011:51,543 
Census 2010:51,182More data
Census 2000:41,100More data
Population of the County Seat (Granbury)
Census 2010:7,978 
Census 2000:5,718 
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.
Brazos Bend city:339More data
Cresson city (pt.):266More data
DeCordova city:2,911More data
Granbury city:9,923More data
Lipan city:466More data
Tolar city:911More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:420.6More data
Water Area:16.2More data
Total Area:436.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:121.68More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:67.15More data
Percent Rural:32.85More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:12.7%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:95.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:0.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:83.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.8%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:21.3%More data
65 and Older:24.5%More data
85 and Older:2.8%More data
Median Age:46.4More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$47,368More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$2,760,299,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$64,687More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:10.6%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:17.2%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:88.2% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:25.8% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$40,689More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$40,329 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$42,757 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$44,410 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$42,042 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.2More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:6.1 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.415744More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$7,486,351,730More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$6,306,220,222More data
Total Actual Levy:$26,244,847More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$3,881,318More data
CY 2016:$3,953,664 
CY 2015:$3,977,543 
CY 2014:$3,568,622 
CY 2013:$3,247,270 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:26.330More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:22.487More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:128.933More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:177.750More data
City Streets:91.947More data
Certified County Roads:447.665More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:539.612More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:717.362More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:82.920More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:55.305More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:263.452More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:401.677More data
City Streets:185.330More data
Certified County Roads:895.330More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,080.660More data
County Total:1,482.337More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Hood County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Hood County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Hood County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Hood County»

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

Airports in Hood County.
Hospitals in Hood County.
Prisons in Hood County.