Texas Fisher County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Branch Library ROBY LIBRARY
Street Address: 106 NE 1st St, Roby, TX 79543
Phone Number: (915) 776-1132 Fisher N/A N/A

2. Library System ROTAN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 404 E Sammy Baugh Ave, Rotan, TX 79546
Phone Number: (325) 735-3362 Fisher 10,023 8,422

3. Central Library ROTAN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 404 E Sammy Baugh Ave, Rotan, TX 79546
Phone Number: (325) 735-3362 Fisher N/A N/A

Overview of Fisher County, Texas

Fisher County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 4,344. Its county seat is Roby. Fisher County is named for Samuel R. Fisher, a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence and a secretary of the Navy under the Republic of Texas.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,336 km² (902 mi²). 2,334 km² (901 mi²) of it is land and 2 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.06% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Stonewall County (north)
  • Jones County (east)
  • Nolam County (south)
  • Scurry County (west)
  • Kent County (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 4,344 people, 1,785 households, and 1,244 families residing in the county. The population density is 2/km² (5/mi²). There are 2,277 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 83.75% White, 2.76% Black or African American, 0.37% Native American, 0.14% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 11.58% from other races, and 1.40% from two or more races. 21.36% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,785 households out of which 27.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.90% are married couples living together, 8.10% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.30% are non-families. 28.30% of all households are made up of individuals and 17.80% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.39 and the average family size is 2.93.

In the county, the population is spread out with 23.90% under the age of 18, 6.30% from 18 to 24, 23.00% from 25 to 44, 24.10% from 45 to 64, and 22.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 43 years. For every 100 females there are 92.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 89.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $27,659, and the median income for a family is $34,907. Males have a median income of $25,071 versus $20,536 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,120. 17.50% of the population and 13.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 27.40% of those under the age of 18 and 10.50% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Hamlin
  • Roby
  • Rotan