Texas Crosby County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Crosby 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 Crosby County.

1. Library System CROSBY COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 114 W Aspen St, Crosbyton, TX 79322
Phone Number: (806) 675-2673 Crosby 10,377 12,000

2. Central Library CROSBY COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 114 W Aspen St, Crosbyton, TX 79322
Phone Number: (806) 675-2673 Crosby N/A N/A

3. Branch Library LORENZO LIBRARY
Street Address: 409 S Van Buren Ave, Lorenzo, TX 79343
Phone Number: (806) 634-5639 Crosby N/A N/A

4. Branch Library RALLS LIBRARY
Street Address: 811 Main, Ralls, TX 79357
Phone Number: (806) 253-2755 Crosby N/A N/A

Overview of Crosby County, Texas

Crosby County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 7,072. Its county seat is Crosbyton. Crosby is named for Stephen Crosby, a land commissioner in Texas.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,335 km² (902 mi²). 2,330 km² (900 mi²) of it is land and 6 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.24% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Floyd County (north)
  • Dickens County (east)
  • Garza County (south)
  • Lubbock County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 7,072 people, 2,512 households, and 1,866 families residing in the county. The population density is 3/km² (8/mi²). There are 3,202 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (4/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 63.77% White, 3.89% Black or African American, 0.54% Native American, 0.03% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 29.89% from other races, and 1.81% from two or more races. 48.93% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,512 households out of which 35.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.00% are married couples living together, 11.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.70% are non-families. 23.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.78 and the average family size is 3.30.

In the county, the population is spread out with 30.70% under the age of 18, 8.50% from 18 to 24, 24.00% from 25 to 44, 21.10% from 45 to 64, and 15.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 91.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $25,769, and the median income for a family is $29,891. Males have a median income of $23,775 versus $17,229 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,445. 28.10% of the population and 22.60% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 36.60% of those under the age of 18 and 22.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Crosbyton
  • Lorenzo
  • Ralls