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McMullen County, Texas
Map of Texas highlighting McMullen County
Location in the state of Texas
Map of USA TX
Texas's location in the U.S.
Founded 1877
Seat Tilden
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

1,143 sq mi (2,960 km²)
1,113 sq mi (2,883 km²)
30 sq mi (78 km²), 2.59%
 - (2000)
 - Density

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McMullen County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. In 2000, its population was 851. Its seat is Tilden6. McMullen is named for John McMullen, founder of a colony in Texas.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,959 km² (1,143 sq mi). 2,883 km² (1,113 sq mi) of it is land and 76 km² (30 sq mi) of it (2.59%) is water.

Major highwaysEdit

Adjacent counties Edit


As of the census2 of 2000, there were 851 people, 355 households, and 238 families residing in the county. The population density was less than 1/km² (1/sq mi). There were 587 housing units at an average density of 0/km² (0/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 88.37% White, 1.18% Black or African American, 0.24% Native American, 8.93% from other races, and 1.29% from two or more races. 33.14% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 355 households out of which 25.90% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.70% were married couples living together, 5.60% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.70% were non-families. 30.70% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.90% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 3.01.

In the county, the population was spread out with 23.40% under the age of 18, 6.30% from 18 to 24, 23.70% from 25 to 44, 28.70% from 45 to 64, and 17.90% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 101.20 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 105.70 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $32,500, and the median income for a family was $35,417. Males had a median income of $26,953 versus $20,982 for females. The per capita income for the county was $22,258. 20.70% of the population and 15.90% of families were below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 28.60% are under the age of 18 and 17.90% are 65 or older.

Cities and townsEdit


McMullen County is served by the McMullen County Independent School District.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 28°21′N 98°34′W / 28.35, -98.57

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