Houston, TX Libraries

 

Libraries in Houston, TX are educational and fun for the whole family. We provide you with a quick and easy way to find all the libraries in Houston near you. Just click and choose a library from the map to see detailed listings that include the addresses, contact information, websites and more for libraries in your local area.

About 43.02% of people who live in Houston use libraries every year. About 63,733 Houston Texans visit libraries in Houston every day of whom 21,513 use the provided public internet access computers and 3,441 attend publicly funded programs for youth, young adult, and adults alike.


  • 4 Libraries
  • 912 Librarians
  • 7,676,808 Total Population
  • 3,302,916 Borrowers
  • 22,688,828 Visits
  • 57,908 Total Programs
  • $125,696,704 Cost To Run
  • 9,018,450 Books
  • 150,976 E-books
  • 461,070 Audio
  • 452,954 Videos
  • 27,592 Downloads
  • 5,016 Computers
  • 286,490 Hours Open
Information
YearLibraries
20035
20045
20055
20064
20074
20084
20094
20104
YearLibrarians
20031,154
20041,138
20051,274
20061,018
2007912
2008962
2009980
2010912
YearNumber of Books
200310,982,928
200410,931,224
200512,561,967
20069,406,012
20078,542,018
20088,712,710
20098,945,834
20109,018,450
YearRegistered Borrowers
2003-
2004-
2005-
20062,847,830
20073,321,932
20083,337,290
20093,224,224
20103,302,916
YearComputers
20032,786
20044,400
20054,773
20063,766
20073,676
20084,474
20095,298
20105,016
YearComputer Users
2003-
2004-
2005-
20062,812,300
20072,561,550
20087,385,486
20097,410,466
20107,658,620
YearPrograms
2003-
200437,589
200539,905
200633,942
200743,730
200846,212
200950,506
201057,908
YearProgram Attendance
2003-
20041,261,552
20051,086,995
2006942,780
20071,059,898
20081,312,844
20091,189,328
20101,224,964
YearCost to Run
2003129,659,281
2004132,455,076
2005139,946,682
2006115,429,772
2007123,036,244
2008126,780,832
2009127,785,488
2010125,696,704
YearNumber of Ebooks
200388,847
2004123,878
2005138,849
2006104,498
2007116,266
2008135,648
2009179,916
2010150,976
YearNumber of Audio Units
2003495,027
2004483,217
2005524,769
2006440,460
2007475,544
2008453,314
2009465,216
2010461,070
YearNumber of Videos
2003436,817
2004449,641
2005537,542
2006446,790
2007463,934
2008441,624
2009440,284
2010452,954
YearHours Open
2003407,030
2004344,746
2005350,534
2006314,942
2007330,200
2008327,186
2009318,722
2010286,490
YearPopulation
20037,974,811
20047,973,459
20058,251,643
20066,940,188
20077,325,450
20087,405,048
20097,502,324
20107,676,808