Schleicher 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 2016:3,056More data
Estimate 2015:3,196 
Estimate 2014:3,156 
Estimate 2013:3,193 
Estimate 2012:3,255 
Estimate 2011:3,304 
Census 2010:3,461More data
Census 2000:2,935More data
Population of the County Seat (Eldorado)
Census 2010:1,951 
Census 2000:1,951 
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.
Eldorado city:1,723More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,310.6More data
Water Area:0.0More data
Total Area:1,310.7More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:2.64More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:52.0%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:95.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.3%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:45.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.5%More data
Age - 2015 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:28.7%More data
65 and Older:15.9%More data
85 and Older:1.3%More data
Median Age:35.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2015 (BEA):$41,659More data
Total Personal Income - 2015 (BEA):$133,766,000More data
Median Household Income - 2015 (Census Bureau):$53,886More data
Poverty - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:13.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:21.9%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:76.2% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:19.5% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2013:$38,797More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2012:$37,459 
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$37,252 
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$32,421 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$30,186 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$43,405More data
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$44,538 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$42,309 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$40,147 
Average Annual Pay - 2011:$40,694 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:5.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:5.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:3.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:3.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:4.0 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.922200More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$953,662,782More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$304,402,590More data
Total Actual Levy:$2,805,489More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$114,677More data
CY 2015:$258,083 
CY 2014:$373,562 
CY 2013:$233,667 
CY 2012:$364,334 
Centerline Miles - 2015
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:79.537More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:0.000More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:98.798More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:178.335More data
City Streets:23.334More data
Certified County Roads:214.385More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:237.719More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:416.054More data
Lane Miles - 2015
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:162.904More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:0.000More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:198.112More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:361.016More data
City Streets:46.668More data
Certified County Roads:428.770More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:475.438More data
County Total:836.454More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Schleicher County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Schleicher County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Schleicher County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Schleicher County»

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

Airports in Schleicher County.
Hospitals in Schleicher County.
Prisons in Schleicher County.