Kleberg 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 2017:31,088More data
Estimate 2016:31,347 
Estimate 2015:31,398 
Estimate 2014:31,850 
Estimate 2013:32,016 
Estimate 2012:32,092 
Estimate 2011:32,026 
Census 2010:32,061More data
Census 2000:31,549More data
Population of the County Seat (Kingsville)
Census 2010:26,213 
Census 2000:25,575 
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.
Corpus Christi city (pt.):0More data
Kingsville city:25,482More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:881.3More data
Water Area:208.9More data
Total Area:1,090.2More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:36.38More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:81.13More data
Percent Rural:18.87More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:72.9%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:90.6%More data
Percent African American Alone:4.4%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Asian Alone:2.3%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:20.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:3.5%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.5%More data
65 and Older:12.9%More data
85 and Older:1.7%More data
Median Age:28.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$37,123More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$1,154,083,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$41,257More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:25.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:34.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:77.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:25.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$38,401More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$35,747 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$36,324 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$36,468 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$35,068 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:5.9More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:6.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:5.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:5.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:6.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.795000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,240,000,702More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,487,325,313More data
Total Actual Levy:$11,824,236More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$1,891,488More data
CY 2016:$1,685,034 
CY 2015:$1,799,479 
CY 2014:$1,907,466 
CY 2013:$1,790,288 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:21.660More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:35.080More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:82.533More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:6.817More data
Frontage Roads:5.048More data
On-System Subtotal:151.138More data
City Streets:123.449More data
Certified County Roads:179.116More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:41.483More data
Off-System Subtotal:344.048More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:495.186More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:86.450More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:85.322More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:177.522More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:13.634More data
Frontage Roads:9.989More data
On-System Subtotal:372.917More data
City Streets:253.594More data
Certified County Roads:358.232More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:82.966More data
Off-System Subtotal:694.792More data
County Total:1,067.709More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Kleberg County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Kleberg County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Kleberg County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Kleberg County»

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

Airports in Kleberg County.
Hospitals in Kleberg County.
Prisons in Kleberg County.