Colorado County, Texas Basics:

Colorado County Texas - Government Site

Population: 20,687
Area: 960 square miles
County seat: Columbus
Area code(s) in use: 979
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 80.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%
Median household income: $43,273
Persons in poverty: 16.8%
Home ownership rate: 77.2%
Mean travel time to work: 24.7 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Austin  Fayette  Jackson  Lavaca  Wharton  

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Map of the Colorado County area

Our detail map of Colorado County shows the Colorado County, Texas boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Colorado County, Texas

  Airports     show all on map

2 G Ranch Airport, Circle M Ranch Airport, Columbus Hospital Heliport, Eagle Lake Airport, Eagle Lake Community Hospital Heliport, Renz Ranch Airport, River Field Airport, Robert R Wells Jr. Airport

  Bends     show all on map

Hahn Bottoms

  Bridges     show all on map

State Highway 3 Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Alley Log Cabin and Antique Tool Museum, Bernardo Volunteer Fire Department, Colorado County Constable's Office Precinct 1, Colorado County Constable's Office Precinct 2, Colorado County Constable's Office Precinct 3, Colorado County Constable's Office Precinct 4, Colorado County Courthouse, Colorado County Emergency Medical Services, Colorado County Jail, Colorado County Justice of the Peace, Colorado County Justice of the Peace, Colorado County Sheriff's Office, Columbus Police Department, Columbus Volunteer Fire Department, Dilue Rose Harris House, Eagle Lake Police Department, Eagle Lake Volunteer Fire Department, Eula and David Wintermann Library, Frelsburg Volunteer Fire Department, Garwood Volunteer Fire Department, Guardian Emergency Medical Services, John Stafford House, Keith-Traylor Museum, Mary Elizabeth Hopkins Santa Claus Museum, Nesbitt Memorial Library, New Bielau Community Center, Oakland Volunteer Fire Department, Prairie Edge Museum, Rock Island Volunteer Fire Department, Rock Island Volunteer Fire Department, Sheridan Memorial Library, Sheridan Volunteer Fire Department, Stafford Bank and Opera House, Stafford Opera House, Tate-Senftenberg-Brandon House Museum, The Heritage Society Museum of Weimar, Weimar Police Department, Weimar Public Library, Weimar Volunteer Fire Department, Zimmerscheidt-Leyendecker House

  Canals     show all on map

Leher Canal

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Adams Cemetery, Adkins Cemetery, Allen Cemetery, Alley Cemetery, Boeer Cemetery, Borden Cemetery, Bretschneider Cemetery, Bretschneider Cemetery, Brune Cemetery, Böttger Cemetery, Cheetham Cemetery, Clear Creek Cemetery, Fitzgerald Cemetery, Floyd Cemetery, Gaedecker Cemetery, Garwood Cemetery, Garwood Methodist Cemetery, Gay Hill Cemetery, Grace Cemetery, Grewe Cemetery, Hehr Cemetery, Hill Memorial Park, Himley Cemetery, Hinks Cemetery, Ijams Cemetery, Johse Cemetery, Kansteiner Cemetery, Laas Cemetery, Lakeside Cemetery, Live Oak Cemetery, McElroy Cemetery, Mexican Cemetery, Miller Cemetery, Miller Creek Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Myrtle Cemetery, Nada Cemetery, Oakland Hill Cemetery, Old Osage Cemetery, Osage Cemetery, Pinchback Obenchain Cemetery, Rees Cemetery, Reichardt Cemetery, Shaws Bend Cemetery, Sommerlotte Cemetery, Union Hill Cemetery, Zion Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Glidden Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Good Hope Church, Greater Rising Star Church, Mount Carmel Church, Mount Zion Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Rochs Church, South Point Church, Trinity Church, White Cloud Church

  Dams     show all on map

Bailey Lake Dam, Cullen Lake Dam, Engstrom Lake Number 1 Dam, Engstrom Lake Number 2 Dam, Glasscock Lake Dam, Hurvey Lake Number 1 Dam, Hurvey Lake Number 2 Dam, Kallina Reservoir Dam, Lake Sheridan Dam, Rees Reservoir Dam, Refuge Lake Dam, Schindler Lake Dam, Scott Lake Dam

  Flats     show all on map

Buzzard Prairie

  Hospitals     show all on map

Colorado - Fayette Medical Center, Columbus Community Hospital, Rice Medical Center

  Lakes     show all on map

Black Lake, Crooked Creek Lake, Griffin Lake, Heller Lake, Miller Lake, Muddy Lake, Prairie Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Alley House (historical), Borden-Siding, Colorado County Courthouse Historic District, Jay Ray, Oak Grove School, Rocky Hill School, Silver Creek Fish Hatchery, Zimmerscheidt Community Center

  Mines     show all on map

Eagle Lake Quarry

  Oilfields     show all on map

Chesterville Oil Field, Columbus Oil Field, Englehart Oil Field, Frelsburg Oil Field, Frnka Oil Field, Hamel Oil Field, Ramsey Gas Field, Sheridan Gas Field

  Parks     show all on map

City Park, Columbus City Park, Hill Memorial Park, Municipal Park, Veterans Memorial Baseball Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Alleyton, Altair, Atascosito Crossing (historical), Bernardo, Boedecker Junction, Borden, Chesterville, Columbus, Eagle Lake, Eldridge, Flower Hill, Frelsburg, Garwood, Glidden, Gwinns Crossing (historical), Helms, Hillcrest, Hoefer, Laban, Lafitte, Lakeside, Lone Oak, Matthews, Mentz, Nada, New Bielau, Oak Grove, Oakland, Pisek, Provident City, Ramsey, Rayner Junction, Rock Island, Shaws Bend, Sheridan, Weimar, Zimmerscheid

  Post Offices     show all on map

Altair Post Office, Columbus Post Office, Eagle Lake Post Office, Garwood Post Office, Nada Post Office, Oakland Post Office, Rock Island Post Office, Sheridan Post Office, Weimar Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Bailey Lake, Cullen Lake, Eagle Lake, Engstrom Lake Number 1, Engstrom Lake Number 2, Hurvey Lake Number 1, Hurvey Lake Number 2, Kallina Reservoir, Lake Sheridan, Lower Lake, McCreary Lake, Rees Reservoir, Refuge Lake, Schindler Lake, Scott Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Bernardo School, Brushy School, Columbus Elementary School, Columbus High School, Eagle Lake Boot Camp, Eagle Lake Middle School, Eagle Lake Primary School, Garwood Elementary School, Garwood Elementary School, Henry School, Rice High School, Saint Mary School, Saint Michaels School, Saint Peter and Paul School, Sheridan Elementary School, Sheridan Elementary School, Washington Carver School, Weimar Elementary School, Weimar High School, Weimar Junior High School

  Springs     show all on map

Alleyton Springs, Beason Springs, Boggy Springs, Brune Springs, Burnham Springs, Clear Hole Spring, Gayda Springs, Harbert Springs, Kessler Springs, McCroskey Springs, Osage Springs

  Streams     show all on map

Allen Branch, Allen Branch, Alligator Branch, Bee Branch, Big Sandy Branch, Boggy Creek, Brune Creek, Brush Creek, Brushy Creek, Bucksnag Creek, Bull Creek, Church Creek, Clear Creek, Coppers Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Coushatta Creek, Crasco Creek, Crier Creek, Crooked Creek, Cummins Creek, Dowdy Creek, Dry Branch, Dry Creek, Dutys Creek, East Fork East Sandy Creek, East Fork Middle Sandy Creek, East Sandy Creek, Gabriel Long Branch, Harveys Creek, Hayes Creek, Hobson Branch, Jack Branch, Jones Creek, Little Crasco Creek, Little San Bernard River, Live Oak Creek, Marys Branch, McKenzie Creek, McKinnon Branch, Middle Bernard Creek, Middle Fork Harveys Creek, Middle Sandy Creek, Miller Creek, Mineral Branch, Panther Branch, Parker Creek, Pin Oak Creek, Piney Creek, Piper Creek, Plum Branch, Ratliff Creek, Redgate Creek, Rocky Creek, Sand Branch, Sandy Branch, Sawmill Branch, Schmitt Creek, Skull Creek, Snyder Branch, Spring Branch, Stein Branch, Stein Branch, Urmey Branch, West Fork Middle Sandy Creek, West Fork Sandy Creek, West Sandy Creek, Willow Creek, Wolf Branch, Wolfpen Creek, Wolfpen Creek, Yupon Creek, Zimmer Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Alley Hill, Middle Brook Hill, Rocky Hill, Wilson Hill

  Towers     show all on map

KULM-FM (Columbus)

  Trails     show all on map

Old Spanish Trail

  Valleys     show all on map

Horseshoe Gully,

Colorado County, Texas Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteColorado County White population 17,31517,315  
BlackColorado County Black population 2,7932,792
MixedColorado County Mixed population 248248
American IndianColorado County American Indian population 207206
AsianColorado County Asian population 124124
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderColorado County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 2120

Additional population tables :
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Texas population by county