Live Oak 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 2017:12,174More data
Estimate 2016:12,022 
Estimate 2015:12,158 
Estimate 2014:12,044 
Estimate 2013:11,815 
Estimate 2012:11,649 
Estimate 2011:11,502 
Census 2010:11,531More data
Census 2000:12,309More data
Population of the County Seat (George West)
Census 2010:2,445 
Census 2000:2,524 
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.
George West city:2,581More data
Three Rivers city:1,943More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,039.7More data
Water Area:39.2More data
Total Area:1,078.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:11.09More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:40.0%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.2%More data
Percent African American Alone:4.8%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.6%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.0%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:53.8%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:4.2%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:20.2%More data
65 and Older:20.3%More data
85 and Older:2.5%More data
Median Age:41.5More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$32,196More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$391,956,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$50,430More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:25.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:79.2% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:11.1% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$53,688More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$50,372 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$50,002 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$43,483 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$42,009 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:5.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:4.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.490000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$4,478,212,223More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,370,703,379More data
Total Actual Levy:$11,604,931More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$1,651,980More data
CY 2016:$1,605,890 
CY 2015:$3,141,970 
CY 2014:$4,107,475 
CY 2013:$4,371,312 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:44.280More data
US Highways:75.483More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:22.731More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:201.613More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:71.940More data
On-System Subtotal:416.047More data
City Streets:44.314More data
Certified County Roads:502.396More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:14.166More data
Off-System Subtotal:560.876More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:976.923More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:177.120More data
US Highways:235.744More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:47.386More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:403.226More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:143.880More data
On-System Subtotal:1,007.356More data
City Streets:88.628More data
Certified County Roads:1,004.792More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:28.332More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,121.752More data
County Total:2,129.108More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Live Oak County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Live Oak County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Live Oak County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Live Oak County»

Special Districts in Live Oak County.
School Districts in Live Oak County.
History of City Tax Rates in Live Oak County.

Airports in Live Oak County.
Hospitals in Live Oak County.
Prisons in Live Oak County.