Texas Hansford County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System GRUVER CITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 504 King St, Gruver, TX 79040
Phone Number: (806) 733-2191 Hansford 3,036 1,040

2. Central Library GRUVER CITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 504 King St, Gruver, TX 79040
Phone Number: (806) 733-2191 Hansford N/A N/A

3. Central Library HANSFORD COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 122 Main St, Spearman, TX 79081
Phone Number: (806) 659-2231 Hansford N/A N/A

4. Library System HANSFORD COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 122 Main St, Spearman, TX 79081
Phone Number: (806) 659-2231 Hansford 33,882 17,125

Overview of Hansford County, Texas

Hansford County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 5,369. Its county seat is Spearman. Hansford County is named for John M. Hansford, a Texas state congressman and judge, who was shot and killed by a mob.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,384 km² (920 mi²). 2,382 km² (920 mi²) of it is land and 2 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.07% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Texas County, Oklahoma (north)
  • Ochiltree County (east)
  • Roberts County (southeast)
  • Hutchinson County (south)
  • Sherman County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 5,369 people, 2,005 households, and 1,489 families residing in the county. The population density is 2/km² (6/mi²). There are 2,329 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 79.88% White, 0.04% Black or African American, 0.75% Native American, 0.22% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 17.47% from other races, and 1.64% from two or more races. 31.48% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,005 households out of which 36.90% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.00% are married couples living together, 5.90% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.70% are non-families. 24.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.63 and the average family size is 3.14.

In the county, the population is spread out with 29.30% under the age of 18, 6.80% from 18 to 24, 26.30% from 25 to 44, 22.30% from 45 to 64, and 15.20% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 96.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 96.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $35,438, and the median income for a family is $40,281. Males have a median income of $29,022 versus $17,668 for females. The per capita income for the county is $17,408. 16.40% of the population and 12.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 22.60% of those under the age of 18 and 15.00% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Gruver
  • Morse
  • Spearman