Cass 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 2018:30,119More data
Estimate 2017:29,980 
Estimate 2016:30,073 
Estimate 2015:30,141 
Estimate 2014:30,121 
Estimate 2013:30,236 
Estimate 2012:30,029 
Estimate 2011:30,275 
Census 2010:30,464More data
Census 2000:30,438More data
Population of the County Seat (Linden)
Census 2010:1,988 
Census 2000:2,256 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN CASS COUNTY - 2018 (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.
Atlanta city:5,515 
Avinger town:429 
Bloomburg town:399 
Domino town:80 
Douglassville town:224 
Hughes Springs city (pt.):1,730 
Linden city:1,933 
Marietta town:130 
Queen City city:1,453 
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:937.0More data
Water Area:23.4More data
Total Area:960.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:32.51More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:25.99More data
Percent Rural:74.01More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:4.7%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:80.3%More data
Percent African American Alone:16.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.5%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.6%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:76.3%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:16.7%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:22.6%More data
65 and Older:22.1%More data
85 and Older:2.6%More data
Median Age:44.1More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$36,905More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$1,111,548,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$40,104More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:19.0%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:29.5%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:86.0% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:15.3% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$36,834More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$37,366 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$36,774 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$35,124 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$35,901 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2018:5.1More data
Unemployment Rate - 2017:6.0 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:7.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:6.8 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:7.6 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.573702More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$2,880,720,700More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$1,793,998,399More data
Total Actual Levy:$10,385,631More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2018:$N/AMore data
CY 2017:$N/A 
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN CASS COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2017
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:37.692More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:121.448More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:273.422More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:2.823More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:435.385More data
City Streets:135.840More data
Certified County Roads:952.764More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:10.067More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,098.671More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,534.056More data
Lane Miles - 2017
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:150.788More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:266.071More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:551.677More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:6.422More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:974.958More data
City Streets:274.784More data
Certified County Roads:1,903.084More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:20.134More data
Off-System Subtotal:2,198.002More data
County Total:3,172.960More data
LINKS TO ADDITIONAL DATA
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Cass County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Cass County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Cass County»

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

Airports in Cass County.
Hospitals in Cass County.
Prisons in Cass County.