Texas Red River County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System RED RIVER COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 307 N Walnut St, Clarksville, TX 75426
Phone Number: (903) 427-3991 Red River 31,705 22,290

2. Central Library RED RIVER COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 307 N Walnut St, Clarksville, TX 75426
Phone Number: (903) 427-3991 Red River N/A N/A

Overview of Red River County, Texas

Red River County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 14,314. Its county seat is Clarksville, and the county is named for the Red River.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,739 km² (1,058 mi²). 2,720 km² (1,050 mi²) of it is land and 19 km² (7 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.70% water.

Adjacent counties

  • McCurtain County, Oklahoma (north)
  • Bowie County (east)
  • Morris County (southeast)
  • Titus County (south)
  • Franklin County (southwest)
  • Lamar County (west)
  • Choctaw County, Oklahoma (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 14,314 people, 5,827 households, and 4,067 families residing in the county. The population density is 5/km² (14/mi²). There are 6,916 housing units at an average density of 3/km² (7/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 78.04% White, 17.80% Black or African American, 0.59% Native American, 0.12% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 2.29% from other races, and 1.15% from two or more races. 4.67% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 5,827 households out of which 28.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.50% are married couples living together, 11.80% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.20% are non-families. 27.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 14.60% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.41 and the average family size is 2.91.

In the county, the population is spread out with 23.90% under the age of 18, 7.80% from 18 to 24, 24.40% from 25 to 44, 24.30% from 45 to 64, and 19.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 92.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 89.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $27,558, and the median income for a family is $33,436. Males have a median income of $24,609 versus $17,566 for females. The per capita income for the county is $15,058. 17.30% of the population and 13.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 25.20% of those under the age of 18 and 17.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Annona
  • Avery
  • Bogata
  • Clarksville
  • Detroit