Texas Live Oak County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Branch Library LIVE OAK COUNTY BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 102 Leroy St, Three Rivers, TX 78071
Phone Number: (361) 786-3037 Live Oak N/A N/A

2. Library System LIVE OAK COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 402 N Houston St, George West, TX 78022
Phone Number: (361) 449-1124 Live Oak 27,352 N/A

3. Central Library LIVE OAK COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 402 N Houston St, George West, TX 78022
Phone Number: (361) 449-1124 Live Oak N/A N/A

Overview of Live Oak County, Texas

Live Oak County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 12,309. Its county seat is George West.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,794 km² (1,079 mi²). 2,684 km² (1,036 mi²) of it is land and 110 km² (43 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 3.94% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Karnes County (northeast)
  • Bee County (east)
  • San Patricio County (southeast)
  • Jim Wells County (south)
  • Duval County (southwest)
  • McMullen County (west)
  • Atascosa County (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 12,309 people, 4,230 households, and 3,070 families residing in the county. The population density is 5/km² (12/mi²). There are 6,196 housing units at an average density of 2/km² (6/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 87.28% White, 2.45% Black or African American, 0.41% Native American, 0.19% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 7.72% from other races, and 1.94% from two or more races. 38.05% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 4,230 households out of which 30.90% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.10% are married couples living together, 8.70% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.40% are non-families. 23.90% 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 2.53 and the average family size is 3.00.

In the county, the population is spread out with 22.30% under the age of 18, 9.50% from 18 to 24, 27.10% from 25 to 44, 25.10% from 45 to 64, and 16.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 122.20 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 129.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $32,057, and the median income for a family is $38,235. Males have a median income of $30,061 versus $19,665 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,886. 16.50% of the population and 14.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 22.20% of those under the age of 18 and 11.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities, towns and places

  • George West
  • Ray Point
  • Three Rivers