Ochiltree 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 2015:10,747More data
Estimate 2014:10,720 
Estimate 2013:10,699 
Estimate 2012:10,611 
Estimate 2011:10,435 
Census 2010:10,223More data
Census 2000:9,006More data
Population of the County Seat (Perryton)
Census 2010:8,802 
Census 2000:7,774 
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.
Booker town (pt.):15More data
Perryton city:9,252More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:917.6More data
Water Area:0.5More data
Total Area:918.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:11.14More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:86.09More data
Percent Rural:13.91More data
Ethnicity - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:51.5%More data
Race - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:95.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.3%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:45.8%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.5%More data
Age - 2015 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:31.6%More data
65 and Older:10.3%More data
85 and Older:1.2%More data
Median Age:31.9More data
Per Capita Income - 2015 (BEA):$72,785More data
Total Personal Income - 2015 (BEA):$782,219,000More data
Median Household Income - 2015 (Census Bureau):$67,136More data
Poverty - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:8.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:13.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Age 25 and older, Percent high school graduate and higher:N/A% 
Age 25 and older, Percent bachelor's degree or higher:N/A% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2013:$48,857More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2012:$47,456 
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$43,892 
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$39,911 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$36,962 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$51,039More data
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$54,114 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$49,793 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$47,209 
Average Annual Pay - 2011:$44,148 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2014:3.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:3.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2011:4.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2015
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.424000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,626,396,929More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,961,791,755More data
Total Actual Levy:$8,317,997More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2015:$N/AMore data
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
CY 2012:$N/A 
CY 2011:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2015
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:34.966More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:62.639More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:114.352More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:211.957More data
City Streets:56.656More data
Certified County Roads:667.728More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:724.384More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:936.341More data
Lane Miles - 2015
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:74.740More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:125.278More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:228.704More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:428.722More data
City Streets:113.312More data
Certified County Roads:1,335.456More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,448.768More data
County Total:1,877.490More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2014»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Ochiltree County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Ochiltree County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Ochiltree County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Ochiltree County»

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

Airports in Ochiltree County.
Hospitals in Ochiltree County.
Prisons in Ochiltree County.