Tyler 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 2018:21,696More data
Estimate 2017:21,523 
Estimate 2016:21,432 
Estimate 2015:21,372 
Estimate 2014:21,457 
Estimate 2013:21,500 
Estimate 2012:21,494 
Estimate 2011:21,666 
Census 2010:21,766More data
Census 2000:20,871More data
Population of the County Seat (Woodville)
Census 2010:2,586 
Census 2000:2,415 
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.
Chester town:312 
Colmesneil city:596 
Ivanhoe city:1,432 
Woodville town:2,489 
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:924.5More data
Water Area:11.1More data
Total Area:935.6More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:23.54More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:21.87More data
Percent Rural:78.13More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:8.1%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:85.6%More data
Percent African American Alone:11.4%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.6%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.0%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.5%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:78.5%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:10.8%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:19.3%More data
65 and Older:22.3%More data
85 and Older:2.5%More data
Median Age:42.3More data
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$31,551More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$679,576,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$43,394More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:19.6%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:26.7%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:84.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:11.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$34,697More data
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$34,640 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$33,869 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$32,872 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$31,510 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2018:6.6More data
Unemployment Rate - 2017:7.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:7.3 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:7.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:8.0 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2017
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.966610More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,284,263,996More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,095,057,385More data
Total Actual Levy:$10,566,761More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2018:$691,218More data
CY 2017:$594,555 
CY 2016:$571,250 
CY 2015:$620,084 
CY 2014:$644,346 
Centerline Miles - 2017
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:79.267More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:0.000More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:159.652More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:11.091More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:250.010More data
City Streets:77.640More data
Certified County Roads:549.891More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:6.243More data
Off-System Subtotal:633.774More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:883.784More data
Lane Miles - 2017
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:175.741More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:0.000More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:321.344More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:22.182More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:519.267More data
City Streets:155.280More data
Certified County Roads:1,099.782More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:12.486More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,267.548More data
County Total:1,786.815More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Tyler County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Tyler County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Tyler County»

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

Airports in Tyler County.
Hospitals in Tyler County.
Prisons in Tyler County.