Texas Kaufman County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System CRANDALL-COMBINE COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 13385 Fm 3039, Crandall, TX 75114
Phone Number: (972) 427-8170 Kaufman 17,268 19,740

2. Central Library CRANDALL-COMBINE COMMUNITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 13385 Fm 3039, Crandall, TX 75114
Phone Number: (972) 427-8170 Kaufman N/A N/A

3. Library System ELLEN BROOKS WEST MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 800 Fm 741 South, Forney, TX 75126
Phone Number: (972) 564-7027 Kaufman 15,406 31,990

4. Central Library ELLEN BROOKS WEST MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 800 Fm 741 South, Forney, TX 75126
Phone Number: (972) 564-7027 Kaufman N/A N/A

5. Library System KAUFMAN COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 3790 S Houston St, Kaufman, TX 75142
Phone Number: (972) 932-6222 Kaufman 39,904 52,450

6. Central Library KAUFMAN COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 3790 S Houston St, Kaufman, TX 75142
Phone Number: (972) 932-6222 Kaufman N/A N/A

7. Central Library RITER C HULSEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 301 N Rockwall St, Terrell, TX 75160
Phone Number: (972) 551-6663 Kaufman N/A N/A

8. Library System RITER C HULSEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 301 N Rockwall St, Terrell, TX 75160
Phone Number: (972) 551-6663 Kaufman 91,623 89,525

9. Library System TRI-COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 132 E Market St, Mabank, TX 75147
Phone Number: (903) 887-9622 Kaufman 32,533 23,907

10. Central Library TRI-COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 132 E Market St, Mabank, TX 75147
Phone Number: (903) 887-9622 Kaufman N/A N/A

Overview of Kaufman County, Texas

Kaufman County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 71,313. Its county seat is Kaufman, and the county is part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Kaufman County is named for David Spangler Kaufman, a U.S. congressman from Texas.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,090 km² (807 mi²). 2,036 km² (786 mi²) of it is land and 54 km² (21 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 2.57% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Hunt County (north)
  • Van Zandt County (east)
  • Henderson County (south)
  • Ellis County (southwest)
  • Dallas County (west)
  • Rockwall County (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 71,313 people, 24,367 households, and 19,225 families residing in the county. The population density is 35/km² (91/mi²). There are 26,133 housing units at an average density of 13/km² (33/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 81.10% White, 10.53% Black or African American, 0.61% Native American, 0.47% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 5.66% from other races, and 1.61% from two or more races. 11.11% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 24,367 households out of which 39.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.10% are married couples living together, 11.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 21.10% are non-families. 17.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.87 and the average family size is 3.24.

In the county, the population is spread out with 29.20% under the age of 18, 8.20% from 18 to 24, 29.50% from 25 to 44, 22.40% from 45 to 64, and 10.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 97.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.00 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $44,783, and the median income for a family is $50,354. Males have a median income of $35,537 versus $26,494 for females. The per capita income for the county is $18,827. 10.50% of the population and 7.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 13.30% of those under the age of 18 and 11.80% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Cottonwood
  • Crandall
  • Dallas
  • Forney
  • Grays Prairie
  • Kaufman
  • Kemp
  • Mabank
  • Oak Grove
  • Oak Ridge
  • Post Oak Bend City
  • Rosser
  • Talty
  • Terrell