Lampasas County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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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 2017:21,027More data
Estimate 2016:20,657 
Estimate 2015:20,416 
Estimate 2014:20,127 
Estimate 2013:20,140 
Estimate 2012:20,052 
Estimate 2011:19,926 
Census 2010:19,677More data
Census 2000:17,762More data
Population of the County Seat (Lampasas)
Census 2010:6,681 
Census 2000:6,786 
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.
Copperas Cove city (pt.):657More data
Kempner city:1,097More data
Lampasas city:7,826More data
Lometa city:843More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:712.8More data
Water Area:1.1More data
Total Area:713.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:27.60More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:31.73More data
Percent Rural:68.27More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:20.0%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:90.1%More data
Percent African American Alone:4.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.3%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.9%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:72.0%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:3.5%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:22.9%More data
65 and Older:19.0%More data
85 and Older:2.2%More data
Median Age:42.7More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$48,098More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$1,011,361,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$55,759More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:13.2%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:20.7%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:88.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:20.5% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$33,910More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$32,967 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$31,922 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$31,385 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$30,406 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:5.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:7.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.697690More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,689,457,060More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,336,787,003More data
Total Actual Levy:$9,326,629More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$782,022More data
CY 2016:$772,922 
CY 2015:$717,273 
CY 2014:$686,069 
CY 2013:$704,688 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:82.297More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:1.333More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:135.280More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:218.910More data
City Streets:86.836More data
Certified County Roads:448.897More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:535.733More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:754.643More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:238.856More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:2.666More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:270.560More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:512.082More data
City Streets:173.672More data
Certified County Roads:897.794More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,071.466More data
County Total:1,583.548More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Lampasas County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Lampasas County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Lampasas County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Lampasas County»

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

Airports in Lampasas County.
Hospitals in Lampasas County.
Prisons in Lampasas County.