Collin 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 2018:1,005,146More data
Estimate 2017:971,393 
Estimate 2016:943,719 
Estimate 2015:915,665 
Estimate 2014:885,827 
Estimate 2013:857,422 
Estimate 2012:836,154 
Estimate 2011:813,338 
Census 2010:782,341More data
Census 2000:491,675More data
Population of the County Seat (McKinney)
Census 2010:131,117 
Census 2000:54,369 
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.
Allen city:103,383 
Anna city:14,243 
Blue Ridge city:903 
Carrollton city (pt.):2 
Celina city (pt.):12,775 
Dallas city (pt.):52,684 
Fairview town:9,092 
Farmersville city:3,473 
Frisco city (pt.):116,233 
Garland city (pt.):389 
Hebron town (pt.):0 
Josephine city (pt.):1,583 
Lavon city:3,542 
Lowry Crossing city:1,731 
Lucas city:7,955 
McKinney city:191,645 
Melissa city:10,199 
Murphy city:20,611 
Nevada city:1,219 
New Hope town:639 
Parker city:4,802 
Plano city (pt.):282,015 
Princeton city:11,755 
Prosper town (pt.):21,379 
Richardson city (pt.):34,424 
Royse City city (pt.):1,502 
Sachse city (pt.):8,160 
St. Paul town:1,067 
Trenton city (pt.):0 
Van Alstyne city (pt.):0 
Weston city:537 
Wylie city (pt.):49,570 
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:841.2More data
Water Area:44.9More data
Total Area:886.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:930.01More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:94.76More data
Percent Rural:5.24More data
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:15.4%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:70.0%More data
Percent African American Alone:10.5%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Asian Alone:15.9%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:55.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:10.1%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.9%More data
65 and Older:11.0%More data
85 and Older:1.0%More data
Median Age:37.0More data
Per Capita Income - 2018 (BEA):$65,874More data
Total Personal Income - 2018 (BEA):$66,212,712,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$95,394More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:5.9%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:6.2%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:93.6% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:50.9% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$66,886More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$64,123 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$62,788 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$61,631 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$59,795 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.3More data
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:3.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.6 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.5 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.180785More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$155,108,000,000More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$138,338,000,000More data
Total Actual Levy:$250,093,451More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2018:$N/AMore data
CY 2017:$N/A 
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
Centerline Miles - 2017
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:62.550More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:126.810More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:248.542More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:101.157More data
On-System Subtotal:539.059More data
City Streets:3,183.846More data
Certified County Roads:732.432More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:73.986More data
Federal Roads:24.703More data
Off-System Subtotal:4,014.967More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:4,554.026More data
Lane Miles - 2017
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:308.111More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:381.808More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:547.386More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:225.209More data
On-System Subtotal:1,462.514More data
City Streets:7,437.857More data
Certified County Roads:1,465.306More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:281.246More data
Federal Roads:49.406More data
Off-System Subtotal:9,233.815More data
County Total:10,696.329More data
County Business Patterns (Census Bureau):     «CBP 2016»
County Agricultural Profile (USDA):     «Census of Agriculture 2012»
State & County QuickFacts (Census Bureau):     «Collin County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Collin County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Collin County»

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

Airports in Collin County.
Hospitals in Collin County.
Prisons in Collin County.