Texas Frio County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System DILLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 231 W Fm 117, Dilley, TX 78017
Phone Number: (830) 965-1951 Frio 3,359 6,388

2. Central Library DILLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 231 W Fm 117, Dilley, TX 78017
Phone Number: (830) 965-1951 Frio N/A N/A

3. Library System PEARSALL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 200 E Trinity St, Pearsall, TX 78061
Phone Number: (830) 334-2496 Frio 50,000 35,000

4. Central Library PEARSALL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 200 E Trinity St, Pearsall, TX 78061
Phone Number: (830) 334-2496 Frio N/A N/A

Overview of Frio County, Texas

Frio County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 16,252. Its county seat is Pearsall. Frio County is named for the Frio River.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,938 km² (1,134 mi²). 2,935 km² (1,133 mi²) of it is land and 3 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.11% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Medina County (north)
  • Atascosa County (east)
  • La Salle County (south)
  • Zavala County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 16,252 people, 4,743 households, and 3,642 families residing in the county. The population density is 6/km² (14/mi²). There are 5,660 housing units at an average density of 2/km² (5/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 71.86% White, 4.87% Black or African American, 0.58% Native American, 0.41% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 19.76% from other races, and 2.50% from two or more races. 73.76% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 4,743 households out of which 40.70% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.20% are married couples living together, 16.00% have a female householder with no husband present, and 23.20% are non-families. 20.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.98 and the average family size is 3.44.

In the county, the population is spread out with 28.70% under the age of 18, 11.20% from 18 to 24, 30.80% from 25 to 44, 18.70% from 45 to 64, and 10.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 31 years. For every 100 females there are 121.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 130.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $24,504, and the median income for a family is $26,578. Males have a median income of $23,810 versus $16,498 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,069. 29.00% of the population and 24.50% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 36.20% of those under the age of 18 and 30.40% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Bigfoot
  • Dilley
  • Hilltop
  • Moore
  • North Pearsall
  • Pearsall
  • West Pearsall