Texas Jim Hogg County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System JIM HOGG COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 210 N Smith Ave, Hebbronville, TX 78361
Phone Number: (361) 527-3421 Jim Hogg 6,302 7,353

2. Central Library JIM HOGG COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 210 N Smith Ave, Hebbronville, TX 78361
Phone Number: (361) 527-3421 Jim Hogg N/A N/A

Overview of Jim Hogg County, Texas

Jim Hogg County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 5,281. Its county seat is Hebbronville. Jim Hogg is named for James Stephen Hogg, a governor of Texas.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,943 km² (1,136 mi²). 2,943 km² (1,136 mi²) of it is land and 0 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.00% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Duval County (north)
  • Brooks County (east)
  • Starr County (south)
  • Zapata County (west)
  • Webb County (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 5,281 people, 1,815 households, and 1,359 families residing in the county. The population density is 2/km² (5/mi²). There are 2,308 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 80.44% White, 0.45% Black or African American, 0.78% Native American, 0.21% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 15.83% from other races, and 2.29% from two or more races. 89.98% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,815 households out of which 38.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.20% are married couples living together, 14.60% have a female householder with no husband present, and 25.10% are non-families. 23.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.89 and the average family size is 3.43.

In the county, the population is spread out with 31.60% under the age of 18, 8.10% from 18 to 24, 24.60% from 25 to 44, 21.10% from 45 to 64, and 14.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 96.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 92.10 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $25,833, and the median income for a family is $29,844. Males have a median income of $28,150 versus $18,750 for females. The per capita income for the county is $12,185. 25.90% of the population and 24.20% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 29.80% of those under the age of 18 and 30.20% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

2004 Election

This county was one of the few counties in Texas that voted for Senator John Kerry of Massachusetts over the incumbent George W. Bush. Kerry won by almost a 2-to-1 majority. He received 1,344 votes while Bush only received 712 votes.

Cities and towns

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

  • Guerra
  • Hebbronville
  • Las Lomitas
  • South Fork Estates