Basic Texas County Data
. Need to find out which Texas counties meet certain basic criteria? Then this is the place to start. Search on population, demographics, county property tax rates, etc. Call us if you need help with this feature or if you need more complex searches performed.
. Select a county to see the most asked for county data elements such as tax rates, 2000 Census population and population estimates, county road miles and expenditures and more.
County Expenditures Report
Unit Road System Report
. This document provides an updated list of Texas counties using the Optional County Road System, a.k.a. the Unit Road System as of 2003. In addition, it includes those counties known to no longer use the Unit Road System.
County Road System Report 2010
. This document provides the results of the TAC Unit Road Survey to determine the type of road systems used by Texas counties. A map is included showing which counties use the various types of road systems authorized by the Transportation Code: ex officio, road commissioner, road superintendent, and road department (aka, the "unit road system").
Revenue Cap Levy Loss Calculator
. A calculator to help you understand the fiscal impact of revenue caps on your county. The model is designed to calculate each fund one year at a time.
County Tax Rates 1998 - 2015
. Total county property tax rates for every year from 1996 to 2012 as reported to the Texas Comptroller Public Accounts.
Levy by Type of Local Government
. Pie chart (PDF) showing what percent of the total property tax was levied by the different types of local governments in 2013. You can also download the MS Excel workbook
with both the chart and the data used to create the PDF document.
. A map showing the location of the Health Districts, as well as the county boundaries.
Texas Counties and Cities
. Texas Counties, Cities and Highways Map. Shows county boundaries, cities and major highways. Inserts are included on the map to show greater detail for some of the largest Texas cities and the lower Rio Grande area.
Texas County and Highway Map with Grid
. Includes county boundaries, major highways and county seats. This map has a list of each county name indexed to a grid overlaying the state allowing for easy location of each county –
very useful if you don't have the location of every county memorized!
Texas County Relief Map
. Map of the state showing county boundaries and seats along with major rivers, mountain ranges and other geographical features.
Autopsy Costs in Various Counties
. This is a County Information Program report on certain operating costs in the various Medical Examiners' Offices (ME's) in Texas, in PDF format. In 2010, a series of three articles reported on updated autopsy costs in County Issues
Election Worker Payments
. Are election workers employees or contractors? Do they receive a 1099 or a W-2? For answers, see this short document from TAC. In PDF format. Updated March 2017.
Hurricane Survey Report 2005
. Results of TAC's 2005 survey of selected counties covering their expenditures due to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, in PDF format.
Texas County Fiscal Years
. Information on county fiscal years and a table listing each county's fiscal year; updated January 2016.
"How Texas Compares to Other States" and Other Presentations
. This MS PowerPoint presentation was delivered to the County Judges & Commissioners Association on September 21, 2006. Left click to open, right click to save it. If you save it, be sure to look in the Notes for specific percentages, ranks, amounts, etc.