Parker County Profile

Compiled by
The County Information Program, Texas Association of Counties

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Map of County

POPULATION (Census Bureau)
County Population     «History»   «Group Quarters»
Estimate 2013:121,418More data
Estimate 2012:119,626 
Estimate 2011:118,269 
Census 2010:116,927More data
Census 2000:88,495More data
Population of the County Seat (Weatherford)
Census 2010:25,250 
Census 2000:19,000 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN PARKER COUNTY - 2013 (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.
Aledo city:2,896More data
Annetta North town:555More data
Annetta South town:541More data
Annetta town:1,325More data
Azle city (pt.):1,820More data
Cool city:161More data
Cresson city (pt.):418More data
Fort Worth city (pt.):7More data
Hudson Oaks city:1,865More data
Millsap town:414More data
Mineral Wells city (pt.):2,151More data
Reno city (pt.):2,564More data
Sanctuary town:334More data
Springtown city (pt.):2,722More data
Weatherford city:27,021More data
Willow Park city:4,470More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:903.5More data
Water Area:6.6More data
Total Area:910.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:129.42More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2013 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:11.2%More data
Race - 2013 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.0%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2013 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:84.2%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.9%More data
Age - 2012 (Census Bureau)
17 and Under:24.4%More data
65 and Older:13.6%More data
85 and Older:1.3%More data
Median Age:39.9More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2012 (BEA):$42,489More data
Total Personal Income - 2012 (BEA):$5,086,443,000More data
Median Household Income - 2012 (Census Bureau):$63,720More data
Poverty - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:10.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:15.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Age 25 and older, Percent high school graduate and higher:87.3% 
Age 25 and older, Percent bachelor's degree or higher:23.8% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2012:$39,279More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$39,196 
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$35,053 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$33,053 
Average Wage Per Job - 2008:$33,573 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2012:6.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2011:7.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2010:7.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2009:7.5 
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2012»
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2013
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.412374More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$12,399,699,050More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$9,443,570,114More data
Total Actual Levy:$38,942,827More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2013:$6,943,522More data
CY 2012:$6,886,228 
CY 2011:$5,872,831 
CY 2010:$5,697,091 
CY 2009:$5,710,363 
INFRASTRUCTURE EXPENDITURES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Road and Bridge - 2012
County Roads, Construction:$14,032,261More data
County Roads, Maintenance:$2,238,539More data
County Roads, Rehabilitation:$0More data
County Bridges, Construction:$243,809More data
County Bridges, Maintenance:$5,000More data
County Bridges, Rehabilitation:$0More data
Right of Way Acquisition:$1,183,847More data
Utility Construction:$0More data
Other Road Expenditures:$135,809More data
Total Road and Bridge Expenditures:$17,839,265More data
COUNTY ROAD MILES (TXDOT)
Centerline and Lane Miles - 2013
Total Centerline Miles:354.1More data
Total Lane Miles:884.7More data

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

Airports in Parker County.
Hospitals in Parker County.
Prisons in Parker County.