San Patricio 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 2016:67,655More data
Estimate 2015:67,356 
Estimate 2014:66,909 
Estimate 2013:66,274 
Estimate 2012:65,336 
Estimate 2011:64,466 
Census 2010:64,804More data
Census 2000:67,138More data
Population of the County Seat (Sinton)
Census 2010:5,665 
Census 2000:5,676 
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.
Aransas Pass city (pt.):7,584More data
Corpus Christi city (pt.):0More data
Gregory city:1,976More data
Ingleside city (pt.):10,488More data
Ingleside on the Bay city:633More data
Lake City town:524More data
Lakeside town:312More data
Mathis city:4,935More data
Odem city:2,436More data
Portland city (pt.):16,618More data
San Patricio city:386More data
Sinton city:5,617More data
Taft city:3,023More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:693.5More data
Water Area:14.5More data
Total Area:707.9More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:93.45More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:80.35More data
Percent Rural:19.65More data
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:57.1%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.2%More data
Percent African American Alone:2.1%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:1.2%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.4%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:39.0%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.5%More data
Age - 2016 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:27.0%More data
65 and Older:14.7%More data
85 and Older:1.5%More data
Median Age:35.5More data
Per Capita Income - 2016 (BEA):$40,868More data
Total Personal Income - 2016 (BEA):$2,764,944,000More data
Median Household Income - 2016 (Census Bureau):$51,667More data
Poverty - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:15.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:25.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:78.1% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:14.5% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$46,290More data
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$44,684 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$43,865 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$42,841 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$42,304 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:7.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:6.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:6.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:7.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:7.6 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.491924More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$9,083,303,150More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$6,871,156,294More data
Total Actual Levy:$33,800,866More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$N/AMore data
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
CY 2012:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:22.747More data
US Highways:50.498More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:87.085More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:155.252More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:3.392More data
Frontage Roads:54.487More data
On-System Subtotal:373.461More data
City Streets:314.609More data
Certified County Roads:602.876More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:917.485More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,290.946More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:92.310More data
US Highways:205.784More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:241.569More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:331.551More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:6.864More data
Frontage Roads:110.365More data
On-System Subtotal:988.443More data
City Streets:634.072More data
Certified County Roads:1,205.752More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,839.824More data
County Total:2,828.267More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «San Patricio County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «San Patricio County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «San Patricio County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «San Patricio County»

Special Districts in San Patricio County.
School Districts in San Patricio County.
History of City Tax Rates in San Patricio County.

Airports in San Patricio County.
Hospitals in San Patricio County.
Prisons in San Patricio County.