Texas Culberson County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

Street Address: 410 Crockett St, Van Horn, TX 79855
Phone Number: (432) 283-2855 Culberson 1,237 7,538

Street Address: 410 Crockett St, Van Horn, TX 79855
Phone Number: (432) 283-2855 Culberson N/A N/A

Overview of Culberson County, Texas

Culberson County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 2,975. Its county seat is Van Horn. Culberson County is named for David Browning Culberson, a lawyer and soldier in the Civil War.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 9,875 km² (3,813 mi²). 9,874 km² (3,812 mi²) of it is land and 1 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.01% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Eddy County, New Mexico (north)
  • Reeves County (east)
  • Jeff Davis County (south)
  • Hudspeth County (west)
  • Otero County, New Mexico (northwest)


As of the census of 2000, there are 2,975 people, 1,052 households, and 797 families residing in the county. The population density is 0/km² (1/mi²). There are 1,321 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (0/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 68.94% White, 0.71% Black or African American, 0.47% Native American, 0.57% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 27.13% from other races, and 2.18% from two or more races. 72.24% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,052 households out of which 39.10% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.20% are married couples living together, 13.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 24.20% are non-families. 21.50% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.82 and the average family size is 3.30.

In the county, the population is spread out with 32.20% under the age of 18, 7.80% from 18 to 24, 25.80% from 25 to 44, 23.00% from 45 to 64, and 11.20% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 102.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 97.10 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $25,882, and the median income for a family is $28,547. Males have a median income of $22,500 versus $14,817 for females. The per capita income for the county is $11,493. 25.10% of the population and 21.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 30.20% of those under the age of 18 and 19.40% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Van Horn