Libraries in Texas

 

Libraries in Texas are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the Texas library locations near you. Just choose a city from the list below or select a library on the map to see detailed listings that include the addresses, contact information, websites and more for libraries in your local area.

About 49.68% of people who live in Texas use the libraries every year. About 318,920 Texans visit the library every day of whom 80,748 use the provided public internet access computers and 18,591 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 671 Libraries
  • 5,511 Librarians
  • 33,839,358 Total Population
  • 16,811,252 Borrowers
  • 113,535,361 Visits
  • 255,878 Total Programs
  • $641,297,127 Cost To Run
  • 64,883,719 Books
  • 309,343 E-books
  • 2,906,928 Audio
  • 3,497,076 Videos
  • 195,195 Downloads
  • 23,553 Computers
  • 2,404,319 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
20031,010
20041,013
2005805
2006652
2007666
2008763
2009649
2010671
YearLibrarians
20038,395
20048,394
20056,856
20064,609
20075,602
20086,379
20094,641
20105,511
YearNumber of Books
200388,673,831
200493,129,330
200587,013,845
200646,502,214
200762,980,059
200875,003,885
200946,467,972
201064,883,719
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
200613,218,331
200717,831,324
200819,333,054
200914,371,604
201016,811,252
YearComputers
200324,518
200427,488
200522,198
200616,507
200719,569
200823,453
200919,552
201023,553
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
200618,023,942
200722,577,978
200833,329,052
200925,332,713
201028,746,185
YearPrograms
2003-
2004306,597
2005195,546
2006181,836
2007225,416
2008309,705
2009203,599
2010255,878
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
20049,459,633
20057,069,196
20065,022,193
20076,206,765
20087,273,928
20095,597,440
20106,618,303
YearCost to Run
2003822,814,023
2004855,014,511
2005694,183,865
2006470,949,152
2007633,776,791
2008751,475,806
2009531,883,114
2010641,297,127
YearNumber of Ebooks
2003227,866
2004171,507
2005178,977
2006155,365
2007236,993
2008230,450
2009333,987
2010309,343
YearNumber of Audio Units
20033,554,081
20043,782,153
20053,138,615
20062,193,762
20072,821,149
20083,597,378
20092,360,372
20102,906,928
YearNumber of Videos
20033,243,517
20043,605,344
20053,420,185
20062,381,388
20073,363,198
20084,379,398
20092,700,959
20103,497,076
YearHours Open
20033,963,276
20043,866,200
20052,907,711
20062,141,963
20072,441,011
20082,791,580
20092,139,180
20102,404,319
YearPopulation
200347,013,380
200447,399,161
200538,217,070
200625,761,183
200731,984,840
200836,451,648
200927,360,749
201033,839,358