Texas Young County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System LIBRARY OF GRAHAM
910 Cherry St, Graham, TX 76450
Phone Number: (940) 549-0600 Young 110,282 74,880

2. Central Library LIBRARY OF GRAHAM
910 Cherry St, Graham, TX 76450
Phone Number: (940) 549-0600 Young N/A N/A

3. Central Library OLNEY COMMUNITY LIBRARY AND ARTS CENTER
807 W Hamilton St, Olney, TX 76374
Phone Number: (940) 564-5513 Young N/A N/A

4. Library System OLNEY COMMUNITY LIBRARY AND ARTS CENTER
807 W Hamilton St, Olney, TX 76374
Phone Number: (940) 564-5513 Young 60,125 61,693

Overview of Young County, Texas

Young County is a county located in the state of Texas. As of 2000, the population is 17,943. Its county seat is Graham. The county is named for William Cocke Young, an early Texas settler and soldier.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,411 km² (931 mi²). 2,389 km² (922 mi²) of it is land and 22 km² (9 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.91% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Archer County (north)
  • Jack County (east)
  • Palo Pinto County (southeast)
  • Stephens County (south)
  • Throckmorton County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 17,943 people, 7,167 households, and 5,081 families residing in the county. The population density is 8/km² (20/mi²). There are 8,504 housing units at an average density of 4/km² (9/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 90.98% White, 1.21% Black or African American, 0.64% Native American, 0.26% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 5.28% from other races, and 1.58% from two or more races. 10.62% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 7,167 households out of which 30.80% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.00% are married couples living together, 9.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.10% are non-families. 26.30% of all households are made up of individuals and 14.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.45 and the average family size is 2.94.

In the county, the population is spread out with 25.00% under the age of 18, 7.00% from 18 to 24, 24.70% from 25 to 44, 23.60% from 45 to 64, and 19.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 41 years. For every 100 females there are 91.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 86.70 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $30,499, and the median income for a family is $36,698. Males have a median income of $30,257 versus $19,441 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,710. 15.70% of the population and 12.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 21.00% of those under the age of 18 and 12.90% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Graham
  • Newcastle
  • Olney