San Saba 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 2017:5,959More data
Estimate 2016:5,872 
Estimate 2015:5,917 
Estimate 2014:5,816 
Estimate 2013:5,690 
Estimate 2012:5,965 
Estimate 2011:6,037 
Census 2010:6,131More data
Census 2000:6,186More data
Population of the County Seat (San Saba)
Census 2010:3,099 
Census 2000:2,637 
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.
Richland Springs town:310More data
San Saba city:3,075More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,135.3More data
Water Area:3.1More data
Total Area:1,138.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:5.40More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:50.64More data
Percent Rural:49.36More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:30.3%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:3.6%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.9%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:64.4%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:3.2%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:20.5%More data
65 and Older:22.7%More data
85 and Older:3.0%More data
Median Age:41.5More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$36,596More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$218,077,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$43,112More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.1%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:26.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:74.5% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:14.5% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$36,431More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$35,478 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$31,317 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$29,270 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$28,141 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.2More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.7 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.7 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.752500More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,556,114,830More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$404,143,201More data
Total Actual Levy:$3,041,177More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$264,663More data
CY 2016:$222,265 
CY 2015:$184,324 
CY 2014:$183,350 
CY 2013:$161,200 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:33.140More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:35.351More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:147.733More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:216.224More data
City Streets:39.178More data
Certified County Roads:559.687More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:598.865More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:815.089More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:66.280More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:74.148More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:295.466More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:435.894More data
City Streets:78.356More data
Certified County Roads:1,119.374More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,197.730More data
County Total:1,633.624More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «San Saba County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «San Saba County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «San Saba County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «San Saba County»

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

Airports in San Saba County.
Hospitals in San Saba County.
Prisons in San Saba County.