Tarrant 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 2013:1,911,541More data
Estimate 2012:1,881,445 
Estimate 2011:1,848,096 
Census 2010:1,809,034More data
Census 2000:1,446,219More data
Population of the County Seat (Fort Worth)
Census 2010:741,206 
Census 2000:534,694 
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.
Arlington city:375,600More data
Azle city (pt.):9,429More data
Bedford city:48,150More data
Benbrook city:21,939More data
Blue Mound city:2,449More data
Burleson city (pt.):8,231More data
Colleyville city:23,936More data
Crowley city (pt.):13,549More data
Dalworthington Gardens city:2,319More data
Edgecliff Village town:2,927More data
Euless city:52,780More data
Everman city:6,236More data
Flower Mound town (pt.):221More data
Forest Hill city:12,628More data
Fort Worth city (pt.):769,763More data
Grand Prairie city (pt.):53,834More data
Grapevine city (pt.):48,447More data
Haltom City city:43,376More data
Haslet city (pt.):1,567More data
Hurst city:38,194More data
Keller city:41,923More data
Kennedale city:7,068More data
Lake Worth city:4,680More data
Lakeside town:1,345More data
Mansfield city (pt.):57,528More data
Newark city (pt.):0More data
North Richland Hills city:65,290More data
Pantego town:2,462More data
Pelican Bay city:1,589More data
Reno city (pt.):9More data
Richland Hills city:7,962More data
River Oaks city:7,574More data
Roanoke city (pt.):0More data
Saginaw city:20,877More data
Sansom Park city:4,776More data
Southlake city (pt.):26,901More data
Trophy Club town (pt.):428More data
Watauga city:24,044More data
Westlake town (pt.):1,047More data
Westover Hills town:702More data
Westworth Village city:2,535More data
White Settlement city:16,565More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:863.6More data
Water Area:38.7More data
Total Area:902.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:2,094.73More data
Ethnicity - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:27.1%More data
Race - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:76.5%More data
Percent African American Alone:15.4%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Asian Alone:4.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.1%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:51.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:14.7%More data
Age - 2012 (Census Bureau)
17 and Under:27.5%More data
65 and Older:9.6%More data
85 and Older:1.2%More data
Median Age:33.7More data
Per Capita Income - 2012 (BEA):$43,044More data
Total Personal Income - 2012 (BEA):$80,929,107,000More data
Median Household Income - 2012 (Census Bureau):$56,030More data
Poverty - 2012 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:15.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:22.6%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2008-2012 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Age 25 and older, Percent high school graduate and higher:84.0% 
Age 25 and older, Percent bachelor's degree or higher:29.1% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$47,644More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$47,061 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$45,377 
Average Wage Per Job - 2008:$45,463 
Average Wage Per Job - 2007:$45,086 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2012:6.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2011:7.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2010:8.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2009:7.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2008:4.9 
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2010»
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2012
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.264000More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$137,446,716,226More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$125,947,908,094More data
Total Actual Levy:$332,502,477More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2013:$N/AMore data
CY 2012:$N/A 
CY 2011:$N/A 
CY 2010:$N/A 
CY 2009:$N/A 
INFRASTRUCTURE EXPENDITURES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Road and Bridge - 2012
County Roads, Construction:$0More data
County Roads, Maintenance:$14,977,540More data
County Roads, Rehabilitation:$2,170,228More data
County Bridges, Construction:$0More data
County Bridges, Maintenance:$0More data
County Bridges, Rehabilitation:$106,271More data
Right of Way Acquisition:$4,694,969More data
Utility Construction:$0More data
Other Road Expenditures:$5,625,439More data
Total Road and Bridge Expenditures:$27,574,446More data
Centerline and Lane Miles - 2013
Total Centerline Miles:865.8More data
Total Lane Miles:3,273.0More data

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

Airports in Tarrant County.
Hospitals in Tarrant County.
Prisons in Tarrant County.