Texas Foard County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System FOARD COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 203 N Main, Crowell, TX 79227
Phone Number: (940) 684-1250 Foard 20,900 10,055

2. Central Library FOARD COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 203 N Main, Crowell, TX 79227
Phone Number: (940) 684-1250 Foard N/A N/A

Overview of Foard County, Texas

Foard County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 1,622. Its county seat is Crowell. Foard is named for Robert Levi Foard, an attorney and Civil War soldier.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,833 km² (708 mi²). 1,830 km² (707 mi²) of it is land and 3 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.14% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Hardeman County (north)
  • Wilbarger County (east)
  • Knox County (south)
  • King County (southwest)
  • Cottle County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 1,622 people, 664 households, and 438 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (2/mi²). There are 850 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (1/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 84.16% White, 3.27% Black or African American, 0.62% Native American, 0.18% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 10.23% from other races, and 1.54% from two or more races. 16.34% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 664 households out of which 29.10% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.10% are married couples living together, 9.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 34.00% are non-families. 31.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 19.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.38 and the average family size is 3.02.

In the county, the population is spread out with 25.80% under the age of 18, 5.80% from 18 to 24, 22.30% from 25 to 44, 22.90% from 45 to 64, and 23.10% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females there are 86.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 85.10 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $25,813, and the median income for a family is $34,211. Males have a median income of $21,852 versus $16,450 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,799. 14.30% of the population and 9.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 14.50% of those under the age of 18 and 16.20% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Foard County, Texas has the following cities and towns:

  • Crowell