Parker 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 2018:138,371More data
Estimate 2017:133,704 
Estimate 2016:129,074 
Estimate 2015:125,696 
Estimate 2014:122,165 
Estimate 2013:119,796 
Estimate 2012:119,483 
Estimate 2011:118,318 
Census 2010:116,927More data
Census 2000:88,495More data
Population of the County Seat (Weatherford)
Census 2010:25,250 
Census 2000:19,000 
POPULATION OF PLACES IN PARKER 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.
Aledo city:4,674 
Annetta North town:557 
Annetta South town:565 
Annetta town:3,176 
Azle city (pt.):2,205 
Cool city:184 
Cresson city (pt.):574 
Fort Worth city (pt.):8 
Hudson Oaks city:2,407 
Millsap town:447 
Mineral Wells city (pt.):199 
Reno city (pt.):3,042 
Sanctuary town:320 
Springtown city (pt.):3,049 
Weatherford city:31,836 
Willow Park city:5,569 
GENERAL INFORMATION
County Size in Square Miles (Census Bureau and EPA)
Land Area:903.5More data
Water Area:6.6More data
Total Area:910.1More data
Population Density Per Square Mile
2010:129.42More data
Urban and Rural Population of the County, 2010 (Census Bureau)
Percent Urban:43.92More data
Percent Rural:56.08More data
DEMOGRAPHICS
Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Hispanic:12.8%More data
Race - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent White Alone:94.9%More data
Percent African American Alone:1.6%More data
Percent American Indian and Alaska Native Alone:1.0%More data
Percent Asian Alone:0.7%More data
Percent Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Alone:0.1%More data
Percent Multi-Racial:1.8%More data
Race and Ethnicity - 2018 (Census Bureau)
Percent Not Hispanic White Alone:82.9%More data
Percent Not Hispanic Black Alone:1.4%More data
Age - 2018 (Census Bureau)     «Age Groups»
17 and Under:24.8%More data
65 and Older:15.4%More data
85 and Older:1.5%More data
Median Age:39.3More data
Income
Per Capita Income - 2017 (BEA):$51,930More data
Total Personal Income - 2017 (BEA):$6,930,693,000More data
Median Household Income - 2017 (Census Bureau):$74,076More data
Poverty - 2017 (Census Bureau)
Percent of Population in Poverty:8.0%More data
Percent of Population under 18 in Poverty:11.8%More data
Educational Attainment (Census Bureau, 2013-2017 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimate)
Percent high school graduate and higher:89.4% 
Percent bachelor's degree or higher:26.9% 
Pay (BLS)
Average Annual Pay - 2018:$46,502More data
Average Annual Pay - 2017:$44,030 
Average Annual Pay - 2016:$41,447 
Average Annual Pay - 2015:$43,581 
Average Annual Pay - 2014:$43,529 
Annual Unemployment Rate, Not Adjusted (Texas Workforce Commission)
Unemployment Rate - 2018:3.1More data
Unemployment Rate - 2017:3.5 
Unemployment Rate - 2016:4.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2015:4.1 
Unemployment Rate - 2014:4.6 
COUNTY FINANCES (Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts)
Property Taxes - 2018
Total County Tax Rate:     «Detailed Tax Rates»$0.383806More data
Total Market Value:     «Values and Levies»$16,272,092,801More data
Total Appraised Value Available for County Taxation:$12,675,723,685More data
Total Actual Levy:$48,670,151More data
For property tax information about a specific property, contact the Appraisal District.
Sales Tax Allocation History
CY 2018:$9,055,069More data
CY 2017:$8,172,778 
CY 2016:$7,575,317 
CY 2015:$7,496,849 
CY 2014:$7,265,242 
ROAD INVENTORY WITHIN PARKER COUNTY (TXDOT)
Centerline Miles - 2017
IH Highways:34.232More data
US Highways:27.898More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:41.663More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:194.713More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:0.743More data
Frontage Roads:55.418More data
On-System Subtotal:354.667More data
City Streets:382.801More data
Certified County Roads:1,202.714More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:1,585.515More data
Center Line Miles: County Total:1,940.182More data
Lane Miles - 2017
IH Highways:152.050More data
US Highways:111.696More data
State Highways, Spurs, Loops, Business Routes:104.362More data
Farm or Ranch to Market Roads and Spurs:406.256More data
Pass, Park and Recreation Roads:1.486More data
Frontage Roads:110.836More data
On-System Subtotal:886.686More data
City Streets:773.904More data
Certified County Roads:2,405.428More data
Toll Road Authority Roads:0.000More data
Federal Roads:0.000More data
Off-System Subtotal:3,179.332More data
County Total:4,066.018More 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):     «Parker County QuickFacts»
State & County Narrative Profiles (Census Bureau):     «Narrative Profiles (Beta)»
County History (Handbook of Texas Online):     «Parker County History»
Texas Almanac (Texas State Historical Association):     «Parker County»

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

Airports in Parker County.
Hospitals in Parker County.
Prisons in Parker County.