Scurry 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 2017:17,050More data
Estimate 2016:17,430 
Estimate 2015:17,588 
Estimate 2014:17,399 
Estimate 2013:17,265 
Estimate 2012:17,102 
Estimate 2011:16,876 
Census 2010:16,921More data
Census 2000:16,361More data
Population of the County Seat (Snyder)
Census 2010:11,202 
Census 2000:10,783 
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.
Snyder city:11,320More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:905.4More data
Water Area:2.1More data
Total Area:907.5More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:18.69More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:68.30More data
Percent Rural:31.70More data
Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:40.6%More data
Race - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:90.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:5.2%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.4%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.8%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:52.8%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:4.5%More data
Age - 2017 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.5%More data
65 and Older:14.8%More data
85 and Older:2.2%More data
Median Age:36.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$37,542More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$640,096,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$51,772More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:17.2%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:24.3%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:80.7% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:15.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$51,741More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$48,304 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$51,424 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$58,456 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$54,341 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2017:4.4More data
Unemployment Rate - 2016:5.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:3.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:4.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.369100More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$3,196,880,481More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$2,397,313,324More data
Total Actual Levy:$8,848,483More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2017:$2,753,986More data
CY 2016:$1,586,221 
CY 2015:$1,938,816 
CY 2014:$2,677,852 
CY 2013:$2,480,956 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:71.472More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:56.145More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:155.201More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:7.102More data
On-System Subtotal:289.920More data
City Streets:111.560More data
Certified County Roads:628.080More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:739.640More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,029.560More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:232.148More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:123.086More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:316.198More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:14.204More data
On-System Subtotal:685.636More data
City Streets:226.790More data
Certified County Roads:1,256.160More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,482.950More data
County Total:2,168.586More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Scurry County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Scurry County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Scurry County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Scurry County»

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Airports in Scurry County.
Hospitals in Scurry County.
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