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Trinity County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 15,000 (23% urban, 77% rural); it was 13,779 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,868
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,976
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,622
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,298 (it was 1,101 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

36%

Land area: 693 sq. mi.

Water area: 21.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 22 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Trinity County: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (19.6%), Construction (13.3%), Retail trade (12.3%), Public administration (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 70%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 10%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Trinity County, TX (2019)
    • 11,52777.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,51310.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,50310.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2461.7%Two or more races
    • 190.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 50.03%Asian alone
Median resident age:

49.3 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 7,197  (48.0%)
Females: 7,803  (52.0%)
Average household size:
Trinity County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $42,800 ($27,070 in 1999)
This county:

$42,800
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $549 (lower quartile is $421, upper quartile is $651)
This county:

$549
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $97,238 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Trinity:

$97,238
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,536 - $164,046
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,162
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $401

Institutionalized population: 40

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 5
  • Assaults: 26
  • Burglaries: 68
  • Thefts: 70
  • Auto thefts: 12

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 24
  • Burglaries: 94
  • Thefts: 73
  • Auto thefts: 31
Trinity County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $48,000
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $74,300
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $15,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $28,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $12,900
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $61,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $75,800
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $36,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $89,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $159,900
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,700
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $119,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Trinity, TX residents
Average permit cost in Trinity, TX
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,482 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $910 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Trinity, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Trinity, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Trinity, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.4%
Trinity County:

14.4%
Texas:

13.6%
(10.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.2% for Black residents, 23.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.6% for other race residents, 67.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 49.3 years old
(Males: 49.2 years old, Females: 49.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 52.7 years old, Black residents: 49.6 years old, American Indian residents: 71.6 years old, Asian residents: 36.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.7 years old, Other race residents: 21.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Trinity County is $500 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $560 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $670 a month.

Cities in this county include: Trinity, Apple Springs, Glendale, Westwood Shores, Groveton.

Trinity County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Lawrence County, Mississippi , St. Helena Parish, Louisiana , Santa Rosa County, Florida , Pike County, Mississippi , Irwin County, Georgia , Sabine County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.5%
Texas:

8.0%

Unemployment by year in Trinity, TX
County total employment by year in Trinity, TX
County average yearly wages by year in Trinity, TX

Current college students: 256
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 573 (28.0% naturalized citizens)

Trinity County:

3.8%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 952010 or later
  • 2722000 to 2009
  • 891990 to 1999
  • 871980 to 1989
  • 191970 to 1979
  • 91Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 46.6%

Trinity County marital status for males Trinity County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,830
  • One, attached: 82
  • Two: 166
  • 3 or 4: 67
  • 5 to 9: 8
  • 10 to 19: 29
  • 50 or more: 4
  • Mobile homes: 2,867
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 99

Housing units in Trinity County with a mortgage: 1,350 (5 second mortgage, 5 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,525

Here:

25.0% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Trinity County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,33839
Catholic9731
Black Protestant8325
Mainline Protestant4803
None4,962-
Trinity County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Trinity County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Trinity County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 7
This county:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Trinity County:

11.5%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Trinity County:

28.4%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.8%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Trinity County:

Average size of farms: 189 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $16,131
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $20.05
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 96.11%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $16,659
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.57%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.23%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,299
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.04%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 26.67
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.05%
Land in orchards: 113 acres

Earthquake activity:

Trinity County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 256% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 80.4 miles away from Trinity County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 325.6 miles away from the county center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 77.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 77.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 387.5 miles away from Trinity County center
On 1/25/2013 at 07:01:19, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Severe Winter Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2016 to January 21, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4255: February 09, 2016, FEMA Id: 4255, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Texas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 22, 2016 to June 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4272: June 11, 2016, FEMA Id: 4272, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Texas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4223: May 29, 2015, FEMA Id: 4223, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Texas Hurricane Ike, Incident Period: September 07, 2008 to October 02, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1791: September 13, 2008, FEMA Id: 1791, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Ike, Incident Period: September 07, 2008 to September 26, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3294: September 10, 2008, FEMA Id: 3294, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 27, 2008 to September 07, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3290: August 29, 2008, FEMA Id: 3290, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Trinity County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Fires: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Trinity

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,216 (74.4%)
  • Carpooled: 280 (9.4%)
  • Bus: 21 (0.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 26 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 140 (4.7%)
  • Worked at home: 294 (9.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Construction (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Construction (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (68%)
  • El Salvador (11%)
  • Ecuador (7%)
  • Spain (4%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (2%)
  • Cuba (1%)
  • Germany (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Trinity County


  • English (14%)
  • American (14%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • German (5%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Trinity County, Texas in 2000:

  • 124 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in halfway houses
  • 24 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Trinity County, Texas in 2010:

  • 36 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 2 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,742.

10.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,392 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.05%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
9.06% relocated from other counties in Texas ($52,955 average AGI)
1.00% relocated from other states ($4,439 average AGI)
Trinity County:

1.00%
Texas average:

2.52%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Walker County, TX  1.72% ($63,964 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  1.41% ($93,647)
from Montgomery County, TX  1.18% ($70,614)
from Angelina County, TX  0.70% ($30,353)
from Polk County, TX  0.44% ($36,810)


8.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,581 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.36%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.73% relocated to other counties in Texas ($35,551 average AGI)
0.63% relocated to other states ($3,030 average AGI)
Trinity County:

0.63%
Texas average:

2.32%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Walker County, TX  1.75% ($38,205 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.91% ($33,256)
to Angelina County, TX  0.84% ($34,800)
to Montgomery County, TX  0.78% ($73,486)
to Houston County, TX  0.65% ($48,323)
to Polk County, TX  0.42% ($24,900)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8

Births per 1000 population in Trinity County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 15.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Trinity County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 14.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Trinity County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 21.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Trinity County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Trinity County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Trinity County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Trinity County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Trinity County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Trinity County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,605 (2,989 aged, 616 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 551 (18%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Trinity County, Texas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (390)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (324)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (223)
  • Congestive heart failure (132)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (91)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (46)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (32)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (27)
  • Heart failure, unspecified (14)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (13)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.97
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,096
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 153
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 39,463

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,267
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,462
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 35

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 14

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,000
  • Male householders: 2,857 (767 living alone), Female householders: 3,356 (1,006 living alone)
  • 3,088 spouses (3,080 opposite-sex spouses), 223 unmarried partners, (223 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,715 children (3,314 natural, 119 adopted, 285 stepchildren), 685 grandchildren, 107 brothers or sisters, 178 parents, 17 foster children, 281 other relatives, 339 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 154

Size of family households: 2,559 2-persons, 751 3-persons, 446 4-persons, 317 5-persons, 110 6-persons, 34 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,773 1-person, 220 2-persons, 12 3-persons.

1,678 married couples with children.
774 single-parent households (151 men, 623 women).

92.3% of residents of Trinity speak English at home.
7.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (94% speak English very well, 6% speak English well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $105,686,000 ($7,367 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,316,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $51,217,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $29,579,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $71,000
Federal grants: $22,263,000
Federal procurement contracts: $545,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,011,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $388,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,461,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,511,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 838
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,010
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +83
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +692
Here:

+48 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Trinity County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.92 millions of gallons per day (12% from ground, 88% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.1

Year house built in Trinity County, Texas
  • Year house built in Trinity County, Texas
  • 4112014 or later
  • 1602010 to 2013
  • 1,2302000 to 2009
  • 1,5311990 to 1999
  • 1,7841980 to 1989
  • 2,0381970 to 1979
  • 7101960 to 1969
  • 3731950 to 1959
  • 3961940 to 1949
  • 4901939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Trinity County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Trinity County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Trinity County, Texas
  • 391 room
  • 952 rooms
  • 1923 rooms
  • 8364 rooms
  • 1,5745 rooms
  • 1,0286 rooms
  • 5497 rooms
  • 2698 rooms
  • 2319+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Trinity County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Trinity County, Texas
  • 391 room
  • 882 rooms
  • 2293 rooms
  • 2954 rooms
  • 4595 rooms
  • 1336 rooms
  • 1047 rooms
  • 468 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Trinity County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Trinity County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Trinity County, Texas
  • 43no bedroom
  • 1461 bedroom
  • 1,2232 bedrooms
  • 2,7493 bedrooms
  • 4834 bedrooms
  • 1215+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Trinity County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Trinity County, Texas
  • 39no bedroom
  • 1881 bedroom
  • 5462 bedrooms
  • 5743 bedrooms
  • 434 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Trinity County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Trinity County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Trinity County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 231no vehicle
  • 1,4561 vehicle
  • 2,2162 vehicles
  • 5633 vehicles
  • 1714 vehicles
  • 1435+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Trinity County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Trinity County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 209no vehicle
  • 6721 vehicle
  • 4272 vehicles
  • 983 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.4% of Trinity County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in Texas.

Trinity County:

86.4%
State average:

84.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 11,283
  • Other state: 3,083
  • Northeast: 203
  • Midwest: 916
  • South: 1,496
  • West: 455
Year householders moved into unit in Trinity County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Trinity County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 76.3%Electricity
  • 13.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.1%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.3%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 76.2%Electricity
  • 16.8%Utility gas
  • 5.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 61
Here:

4.3%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 15
Here:

2.5%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 56
Here:

19.4%
Texas:

14.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Trinity County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $428,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,289,000
    Regular Highways: $447,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,510,000
    Regular Highways: $2,111,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,073,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,036,000
    Police Protection: $797,000
    Financial Administration: $619,000
    Central Staff Services: $423,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $265,000
    General Public Buildings: $206,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Health - Other: $35,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,414,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,318,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $96,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $272,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $223,000
    General Revenue - Other: $53,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $500,000
    Central Staff Services: $17,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $703,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $75,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $4,775,000
    Highways: $952,000
    Health and Hospitals: $33,000
    General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,858,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $604,000
    Other Selective Sales: $10,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,964,000

Trinity County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $428,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,289,000
    Regular Highways: $447,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,510,000
    Regular Highways: $2,111,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,073,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,036,000
    Police Protection: $797,000
    Financial Administration: $619,000
    Central Staff Services: $423,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $265,000
    General Public Buildings: $206,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Health - Other: $35,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,414,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,318,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $96,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $272,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $223,000
    General Revenue - Other: $53,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $500,000
    Central Staff Services: $17,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $703,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $75,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $4,775,000
    Highways: $952,000
    Health and Hospitals: $33,000
    General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,858,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $604,000
    Other Selective Sales: $10,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,964,000

Trinity County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $428,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,289,000
    Regular Highways: $447,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,510,000
    Regular Highways: $2,111,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,073,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,036,000
    Police Protection: $797,000
    Financial Administration: $619,000
    Central Staff Services: $423,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $265,000
    General Public Buildings: $206,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Health - Other: $35,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,414,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,318,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $96,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $272,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $223,000
    General Revenue - Other: $53,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $500,000
    Central Staff Services: $17,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $703,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $75,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $4,775,000
    Highways: $952,000
    Health and Hospitals: $33,000
    General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,858,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $604,000
    Other Selective Sales: $10,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,964,000

Trinity County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $428,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $2,289,000
    Regular Highways: $447,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,510,000
    Regular Highways: $2,111,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,073,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,036,000
    Police Protection: $797,000
    Financial Administration: $619,000
    Central Staff Services: $423,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $265,000
    General Public Buildings: $206,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $84,000
    Health - Other: $35,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $73,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,414,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,318,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $96,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $272,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $223,000
    General Revenue - Other: $53,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $21,000
    Interest Earnings: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $500,000
    Central Staff Services: $17,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $703,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $75,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $4,775,000
    Highways: $952,000
    Health and Hospitals: $33,000
    General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,858,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $604,000
    Other Selective Sales: $10,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,964,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 549
  • Number of aged recipients: 73
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 476
  • Number of recipients under 18: 83
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 330
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 136
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 222
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 236
Most common first names in Trinity County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James16773.4 years
William11175.2 years
John9775.7 years
Robert9172.5 years
Mary8478.8 years
George6375.5 years
Charles5872.3 years
Willie5577.6 years
Joe4375.2 years
Thomas3476.7 years
Most common last names in Trinity County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8578.6 years
Williams5072.0 years
Davis4678.5 years
Johnson4472.0 years
Jones3876.6 years
Walker3372.7 years
King2675.0 years
Thompson2673.4 years
Brown2574.3 years
Lee2576.4 years
Businesses in Trinity County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Alco Stores1RadioShack1
Church's Chicken1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1True Value1
FedEx1YMCA1
La-Z-Boy1

Trinity County on our top lists:

  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"