Texas County Missouri

Texas County Missouri is one of the most populated counties of the Ozarks Missouri Counties covered through our site. Information for Texas County Missouri is provided below as a resource for those looking to relocate or invest in the area as well as to be a resource for the community. We will continue to add Texas County Missouri properties as well as information for Texas County Missouri to our site. Texas County Missouri Real Estate for sale is available. As a hub of recreation and business in the area, real estate is in high demand. Both Texas County Missouri land and Texas County Missouri homes are in high demand, moreover, there is more demand than supply.

Property Valuation

Properties are going fast at this time due to market demand. We need Texas County Real Estate listings to meet this high demand!  We are also looking for Texas County Missouri Homes and Texas County Missouri Land to sell. If you are ready to sell property in Texas County Missouri, email King@OzarksMissouriRealEstate.com for a Texas County Missouri Property Valuation today. Get a Comparative Market Analysis to learn the market value of your Texas County Property in today’ss current market.


Texas County is located in South Central Missouri. It is surrounded by Missouri counties of  Douglas, Howell, Shannon, Dent, Phelps, Pulaski, Wright, and Laclede. The county spans 1177.27 square miles. The county is home to several state conservation areas. Additionally, there are many areas in the county across the Mark Twain National Forest for recreational opportunities, moreover, the enjoyment of the great outdoors. As a result of so many neighboring counties, resources for residents are in abundance.

The county is home to nine Missouri state conservation areas. Many of the state conservation areas in the county offer hunting, fishing, hiking, and camping opportunities to name a few. Horseback riding is a hobby to many in Texas County, we have numerous trails for horseback riding in the county. Additionally, just a short drive away, in the neighboring counties of Shannon and Howell,  there are more conservation areas offering trails for horseback riding. Please see the county information pages for more information on those areas. Additionally, residents of Texas County are able to enjoy public land access to federal land in the Mark Twain National Forest.  .


According to the US Census, Texas County has a population of over 25,398, with a population density of 22.1 per square mile. The population percentage under the age of 18 is 21.3 percent. The population percentage age 65 and over is 21.5 percent.


Due to the large geographic size and large youth population, Texas County has many school districts in the area. The county has many schools to meet the educational needs of children in the area. Furthermore, the county has several school districts to serve the region. The population percentage of youth under the age of 18 is 21.3. This population information is according to the 2019 census.

Texas County Missouri spans 1177.27 square miles in South Central Missouri. According to the 2019 US Census, Texas County has a population of 25,398 with 21.3 percent of that being under the age of 18. In order to serve the younger population with their education needs, Texas County has seven different public school districts. The School Districts of Texas County are. Houston R-I, Summersville R-II, Success R-VI, Raymondville R-VII, Plato R-V, Licking R-VIII, and Cabool R-IV. In addition, private schools are available in Texas County. Summersville Mennonite School is located in Summerville Missouri.

After graduating high school, Texas County has continued educational opportunities. Continued college educational opportunities are available in the neighboring county of Howell through the Southwest Baptist University Mountain View Campus. Additionally, the Missouri State University satellite campus is also available and located in West Plains. In addition to college, education and training opportunities are available through the Greater Ozarks Center for Advanced Technology, and through the South Central Career Center.


Career and employment resources and opportunities can be found in West Plains through the South Central Career Center, the Missouri Jobs Center.  Additionally, Penmac Staffing located in West Plains and Excel Temporary Staffic located in Mountain View Missouri offer temporary employment opportunities.  In addition to temporary employment, temp-to-hire opportunities are often available as well.

Texas County Business

Texas County Businesses are in abundance. The county has three Chamber of Commerce Offices which are the Houston Chamber of Commerce in Houston Missouri, the Licking Chamber of Commerce in Licking Missouri, and the Chamber of Commerce in Cabool Missouri. Total employer establishments of Texas County according to the census as of 2019 are  452. While total non-employer establishments are 1752 as of 2018.

Due to Texas County being a very large and highly populated region in the area, Texas County Missouri Real Estate is in high demand. As a result of demand,  Texas County properties, including both land and homes, are selling fast.  If you are looking to invest or relocate to Texas County Missouri and need assistance in locating properties to meet your needs, or if you are considering selling property and need a property valuation, moreover any real estate services for Texas County, please reach out to Ozarks Missouri Real Estate Agent Christy King  We sell Texas County Missouri Homes and Texas County Missouri Land. Contact us today.