Lipscomb 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 2018:3,355More data
Estimate 2017:3,376 
Estimate 2016:3,499 
Estimate 2015:3,563 
Estimate 2014:3,553 
Estimate 2013:3,490 
Estimate 2012:3,447 
Estimate 2011:3,332 
Census 2010:3,302More data
Census 2000:3,057More data
Population of the County Seat (Lipscomb)
Census 2010:37 
Census 2000:44 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN LIPSCOMB 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.
Booker town (pt.):1,534 
Darrouzett town:354 
Follett city:463 
Higgins city:402 
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:932.2More data
Water Area:0.1More data
Total Area:932.3More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:3.54More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:0.00More data
Percent Rural:100.00More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:34.5%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:92.4%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.9%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:2.1%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.8%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.2%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:2.7%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:61.1%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:0.8%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:25.8%More data
65 and Older:18.1%More data
85 and Older:2.8%More data
Median Age:38.0More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$54,838More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$185,244,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$54,091More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:13.4%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:19.1%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:81.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:18.8% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$54,757More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$49,583 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$42,066 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$42,151 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$43,220 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2018:2.7More data
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.2 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.4 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:3.9 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:3.4 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.707880More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$799,185,634More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$653,134,398More data
Total Actual Levy:$4,621,458More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2018:$N/AMore data
CY 2017:$N/A 
CY 2016:$N/A 
CY 2015:$N/A 
CY 2014:$N/A 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN LIPSCOMB COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2017
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:14.928More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:101.688More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:81.178More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:197.794More data
City Streets:36.226More data
Certified County Roads:420.017More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:456.243More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:654.037More data
Lane Miles - 2017
IH Highways:0.000More data
US Highways:31.818More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:217.453More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:162.508More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.000More data
Frontage Roads:0.000More data
On-System Subtotal:411.779More data
City Streets:72.452More data
Certified County Roads:840.034More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:912.486More data
County Total:1,324.265More 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):     «Lipscomb County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Lipscomb County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Lipscomb County»

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

Airports in Lipscomb County.
Hospitals in Lipscomb County.
Prisons in Lipscomb County.