Texas Concho County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Concho County, Texas. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Texas Concho County.

1. Library System EDEN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 117 Market St, Eden, TX 76837
Phone Number: (325) 869-7761 Concho 6,820 10,978

2. Central Library EDEN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 117 Market St, Eden, TX 76837
Phone Number: (325) 869-7761 Concho N/A N/A

Overview of Concho County, Texas

Concho County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 3,966. Its county seat is Paint Rock. Concho is named for the Concho River.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,574 km² (994 mi²). 2,568 km² (991 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.22% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Runnels County (north)
  • Coleman County (northeast)
  • McCulloch County (east)
  • Menard County (south)
  • Schleicher County (southwest)
  • Tom Green County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 3,966 people, 1,058 households, and 757 families residing in the county. The population density is 2/km² (4/mi²). There are 1,488 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 88.20% White, 0.98% Black or African American, 0.48% Native American, 0.08% Asian, 0.10% Pacific Islander, 8.93% from other races, and 1.24% from two or more races. 41.33% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,058 households out of which 29.80% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.40% are married couples living together, 9.70% have a female householder with no husband present, and 28.40% are non-families. 26.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 14.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.45 and the average family size is 2.97.

In the county, the population is spread out with 16.10% under the age of 18, 10.40% from 18 to 24, 38.20% from 25 to 44, 21.50% from 45 to 64, and 13.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 181.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 209.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $31,313, and the median income for a family is $36,894. Males have a median income of $20,750 versus $21,458 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,727. 11.90% of the population and 7.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 15.80% of those under the age of 18 and 14.20% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Eden
  • Eola
  • Millersview
  • Paint Rock