Williamson 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 2016:528,718More data
Estimate 2015:508,059 
Estimate 2014:489,143 
Estimate 2013:470,822 
Estimate 2012:456,352 
Estimate 2011:442,278 
Census 2010:422,679More data
Census 2000:249,967More data
Population of the County Seat (Georgetown)
Census 2010:47,400 
Census 2000:28,339 
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.
Austin city (pt.):64,460More data
Bartlett city (pt.):2,073More data
Cedar Park city (pt.):65,071More data
Coupland city:302More data
Florence city:1,249More data
Georgetown city:67,140More data
Granger city:1,514More data
Hutto city:23,832More data
Jarrell city:1,346More data
Leander city (pt.):41,100More data
Liberty Hill city:1,612More data
Pflugerville city (pt.):210More data
Round Rock city (pt.):119,217More data
Taylor city:16,857More data
Thorndale city (pt.):2More data
Thrall city:928More data
Weir city:500More data
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:1,118.3More data
Water Area:16.1More data
Total Area:1,134.4More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:377.97More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:88.01More data
Percent Rural:11.99More data
Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:24.1%More data
Race - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:82.6%More data
Percent African American Alone:6.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.9%More data
Percent Asian Alone:6.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:60.6%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:6.3%More data
Age - 2016 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:26.4%More data
65 and Older:11.7%More data
85 and Older:1.2%More data
Median Age:36.1More data
Per Capita Income - 2016 (BEA):$44,679More data
Total Personal Income - 2016 (BEA):$23,622,346,000More data
Median Household Income - 2016 (Census Bureau):$82,370More data
Poverty - 2016 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:5.8%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:7.0%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2012-2016 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:92.9% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:39.4% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$51,405More data
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$51,557 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$50,491 
Average Annual Pay - 2013:$49,661 
Average Annual Pay - 2012:$50,844 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2013:5.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2012:5.8 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2016
Total County Tax Rate:     «Historic Tax Rate» «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.476529More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$60,001,540,274More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$48,156,869,080More data
Total Actual Levy:$229,649,538More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2016:$N/AMore data
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
CY 2013:$N/A 
CY 2012:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2016
IH Highways:27.482More data
US Highways:60.396More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:122.760More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:263.094More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:97.035More data
On-System Subtotal:570.767More data
City Streets:1,310.760More data
Certified County Roads:1,388.712More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:26.954More data
Federal Roads:25.739More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,752.165More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:3,322.932More data
Lane Miles - 2016
IH Highways:164.892More data
US Highways:258.138More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:420.147More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:609.188More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:219.478More data
On-System Subtotal:1,671.843More data
City Streets:2,819.058More data
Certified County Roads:2,810.763More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:88.327More data
Federal Roads:51.478More data
Off-System Subtotal:5,769.626More data
County Total:7,441.469More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2015»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Williamson County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Williamson County Narrative Profile»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Williamson County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Williamson County»

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

Airports in Williamson County.
Hospitals in Williamson County.
Prisons in Williamson County.