Mills 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 2016:4,907More data
Estimate 2015:4,883 
Estimate 2014:4,859 
Estimate 2013:4,874 
Estimate 2012:4,830 
Estimate 2011:4,870 
Census 2010:4,936More data
Census 2000:5,151More data
Population of the County Seat (Goldthwaite)
Census 2010:1,878 
Census 2000:1,802 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN MILLS 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.
Goldthwaite city:1,867More data
Mullin town:176More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:748.3More data
Water Area:1.5More data
Total Area:749.8More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:6.60More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:18.6%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:96.6%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.3%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.1%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:79.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.7%More data
Age - 2015 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:22.3%More data
65 and Older:25.9%More data
85 and Older:3.6%More data
Median Age:47.7More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2015 (BEA):$37,726More data
Total Personal Income - 2015 (BEA):$184,859,000More data
Median Household Income - 2015 (Census Bureau):$40,958More data
Poverty - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:16.6%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:26.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:82.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:22.1% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2013:$28,796More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2012:$28,223 
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$26,892 
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$26,215 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$24,921 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$32,581More data
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$30,755 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$29,276 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$28,094 
Average Annual Pay - 2011:$27,015 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.2More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:5.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.799600More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,575,713,150More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$460,800,166More data
Total Actual Levy:$3,684,558More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$N/AMore data
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
CY 2012:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN MILLS COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2015
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:48.833More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:27.521More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:133.273More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:209.627More data
City Streets:22.520More data
Certified County Roads:434.231More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:456.751More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:666.378More data
Lane Miles - 2015
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:127.156More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:57.305More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:266.546More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:451.007More data
City Streets:45.040More data
Certified County Roads:868.462More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:913.502More data
County Total:1,364.509More 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):     «Mills County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Mills County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Mills County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Mills County»

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

Airports in Mills County.
Hospitals in Mills County.
Prisons in Mills County.