Texas Kerr County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System BUTT-HOLDSWORTH MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 505 Water St, Kerrville, TX 78028
Phone Number: (830) 257-8422 Kerr 186,131 169,104

2. Central Library BUTT-HOLDSWORTH MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 505 Water St, Kerrville, TX 78028
Phone Number: (830) 257-8422 Kerr N/A N/A

3. Branch Library KERR REGIONAL HISTORY CENTER
425 Water St, Kerrville, TX 78028
Phone Number: (830) 257-8817 Kerr N/A N/A

4. Branch Library MUNICIPAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 800 Junction Hwy, Kerrville, TX 78028
Phone Number: (830) 792-8302 Kerr N/A N/A

Overview of Kerr County, Texas

Kerr County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 43,653. Its county seat is Kerrville. Kerr County is named for James Kerr, a Republic of Texas congressman.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,869 km² (1,108 mi²). 2,865 km² (1,106 mi²) of it is land and 4 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.14% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Kimble County (north)
  • Gillespie County (northeast)
  • Kendall County (east)
  • Bandera County (south)
  • Real County (southwest)
  • Edwards County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 43,653 people, 17,813 households, and 12,308 families residing in the county. The population density is 15/km² (40/mi²). There are 20,228 housing units at an average density of 7/km² (18/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 88.89% White, 1.78% Black or African American, 0.56% Native American, 0.51% Asian, 0.05% Pacific Islander, 6.60% from other races, and 1.62% from two or more races. 19.13% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 17,813 households out of which 25.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.80% are married couples living together, 9.20% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.90% are non-families. 27.50% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.00% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.35 and the average family size is 2.84.

In the county, the population is spread out with 22.70% under the age of 18, 6.70% from 18 to 24, 22.20% from 25 to 44, 23.50% from 45 to 64, and 24.90% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 44 years. For every 100 females there are 92.00 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $34,283, and the median income for a family is $40,713. Males have a median income of $27,425 versus $21,149 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,767. 14.50% of the population and 10.30% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 21.60% of those under the age of 18 and 8.40% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

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

  • Ingram
  • Kerrville