Texas Morris County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System DAINGERFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 207 Jefferson St, Daingerfield, TX 75638
Phone Number: (903) 645-2823 Morris 17,533 9,320

2. Central Library DAINGERFIELD PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 207 Jefferson St, Daingerfield, TX 75638
Phone Number: (903) 645-2823 Morris N/A N/A

3. Central Library NAPLES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 101 Walnut St, Naples, TX 75568
Phone Number: (903) 897-2964 Morris N/A N/A

4. Library System NAPLES PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 101 Walnut St, Naples, TX 75568
Phone Number: (903) 897-2964 Morris 8,864 7,580

Overview of Morris County, Texas

Morris County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 13,048. Its county seat is Daingerfield. Morris County is probably named for William Wright Morris, a judge and planter from Henderson.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 670 km² (259 mi²). 659 km² (255 mi²) of it is land and 11 km² (4 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.60% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Bowie County (north)
  • Cass County (east)
  • Marion County (southeast)
  • Upshur County (south)
  • Camp County (southwest)
  • Titus County (west)
  • Red River County (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 13,048 people, 5,215 households, and 3,749 families residing in the county. The population density is 20/km² (51/mi²). There are 6,017 housing units at an average density of 9/km² (24/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 71.71% White, 24.13% Black or African American, 0.53% Native American, 0.18% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 2.28% from other races, and 1.12% from two or more races. 3.66% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 5,215 households out of which 29.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.90% are married couples living together, 14.10% have a female householder with no husband present, and 28.10% are non-families. 25.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.47 and the average family size is 2.95.

In the county, the population is spread out with 25.20% under the age of 18, 7.80% from 18 to 24, 24.30% from 25 to 44, 24.50% from 45 to 64, and 18.30% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 92.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $29,011, and the median income for a family is $35,326. Males have a median income of $30,917 versus $20,270 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,612. 18.30% of the population and 14.90% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 25.40% of those under the age of 18 and 12.90% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Daingerfield
  • Lone Star
  • Naples
  • Omaha