Trinity 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 2016:14,442More data
Estimate 2015:14,421 
Estimate 2014:14,231 
Estimate 2013:14,395 
Estimate 2012:14,313 
Estimate 2011:14,660 
Census 2010:14,585More data
Census 2000:13,779More data
Population of the County Seat (Groveton)
Census 2010:1,057 
Census 2000:1,107 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN TRINITY COUNTY - 2016 (Census Bureau)
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.
Groveton city:1,026More data
Trinity city:2,750More data
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:693.6More data
Water Area:20.4More data
Total Area:714.0More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:21.03More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:22.76More data
Percent Rural:77.24More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:9.6%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:87.7%More data
Percent African American Alone:9.4%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.4%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:78.8%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:9.3%More data
Age - 2015 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:19.8%More data
65 and Older:25.3%More data
85 and Older:2.4%More data
Median Age:48.5More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2015 (BEA):$33,789More data
Total Personal Income - 2015 (BEA):$486,623,000More data
Median Household Income - 2015 (Census Bureau):$37,213More data
Poverty - 2015 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:19.5%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:32.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2011-2015 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:83.3% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:11.1% 
Wages (BEA - Due to reduced funding, this data on average wages is no longer availble from the BEA.)
Average Wage Per Job - 2013:$29,823More data
Average Wage Per Job - 2012:$28,637 
Average Wage Per Job - 2011:$27,819 
Average Wage Per Job - 2010:$26,157 
Average Wage Per Job - 2009:$24,797 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$32,716More data
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$31,589 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$30,345 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$29,051 
Average Annual Pay - 2011:$28,354 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:6.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:5.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:6.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:7.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:8.2 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.627096More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$1,781,027,335More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$822,469,213More data
Total Actual Levy:$5,157,672More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$N/AMore data
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
CY 2012:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN TRINITY COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2015
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:21.116More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:55.229More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:138.105More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:214.450More data
City Streets:35.121More data
Certified County Roads:379.179More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:90.731More data
Off-System Subtotal:505.031More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:719.481More data
Lane Miles - 2015
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:42.232More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:124.483More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:276.210More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:442.925More data
City Streets:70.242More data
Certified County Roads:758.358More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:181.462More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,010.062More data
County Total:1,452.987More data
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL DATA
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Trinity County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Trinity County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Trinity County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Trinity County»

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

Airports in Trinity County.
Hospitals in Trinity County.
Prisons in Trinity County.