La Salle 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 2016:7,613More data
Estimate 2015:7,638 
Estimate 2014:7,469 
Estimate 2013:7,429 
Estimate 2012:7,141 
Estimate 2011:6,995 
Census 2010:6,886More data
Census 2000:5,866More data
Population of the County Seat (Cotulla)
Census 2010:3,603 
Census 2000:3,614 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN LA SALLE 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.
Cotulla city:4,209More data
Encinal city:586More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,486.7More data
Water Area:7.5More data
Total Area:1,494.2More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:4.63More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:53.65More data
Percent Rural:46.35More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:86.0%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:96.9%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.3%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.4%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:0.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:12.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.6%More data
Age - 2015 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:20.5%More data
65 and Older:13.6%More data
85 and Older:1.4%More data
Median Age:30.5More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2015 (BEA):$49,861More data
Total Personal Income - 2015 (BEA):$380,488,000More data
Median Household Income - 2015 (Census Bureau):$42,500More data
Poverty - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:27.9%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:33.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:61.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:14.9% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2013:$57,513More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2012:$51,782 
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$48,355 
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$40,420 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$35,123 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$60,129More data
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$61,469 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$59,201 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$53,024 
Average Annual Pay - 2011:$50,310 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:5.2More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:3.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:4.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2015
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.442476More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$8,633,859,297More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$7,618,990,843More data
Total Actual Levy:$33,714,917More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$N/AMore data
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
CY 2012:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN LA SALLE COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2015
IH Highways:44.162More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:41.359More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:108.087More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:84.410More data
On-System Subtotal:278.018More data
City Streets:42.500More data
Certified County Roads:219.177More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:261.677More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:539.695More data
Lane Miles - 2015
IH Highways:176.648More data
US Highways:0.000More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:87.572More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:216.174More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:168.820More data
On-System Subtotal:649.214More data
City Streets:85.000More data
Certified County Roads:438.354More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:523.354More data
County Total:1,172.568More 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):     «La Salle County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «La Salle County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «La Salle County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «La Salle County»

Special Districts in La Salle County.
School Districts in La Salle County.
History of City Tax Rates in La Salle County.

Airports in La Salle County.
Hospitals in La Salle County.
Prisons in La Salle County.