Each One Teach One: The Education of the Texas  Freedmen 

Census - Education And Literacy 1900

 

 

 

 

Texas
County TOTAL COLORED ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
NEGRO ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
LITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ILLITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
OTHER LITERATE NATIVE COLORED MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ANDERSON 3,466 3,465 1,179 1,140 0
ANDREWS 0 0 0 0 0
ANGELINA 671 670 423 334 0
ARANSAS 23 23 33 5 0
ARCHER 1 1 0 1 0
ARMSTRONG 2 2 0 0 0
ATASCOSA 97 94 33 32 2
AUSTIN 1,893 1,893 647 734 0
BAILEY 0 0 0 0 0
BANDERA 22 21 13 9 0
BASTROP 2,952 2,951 976 1,059 0
BAYLOR 4 4 2 1 0
BEE 66 66 65 28 0
BELL 813 808 541 298 2
BEXAR 1,477 1,471 1,784 471 4
BLANCO 29 29 29 11 0
BORDEN 2 2 0 0 0
BOSQUE 171 171 128 59 0
BOWIE 3,045 3,045 1,309 1,045 0
BRAZORIA 2,712 2,712 881 1,061 0
BRAZOS 2,802 2,800 975 1,107 1
BREWSTER 11 11 19 6 0
BRISCOE 0 0 0 0 0
BROWN 47 47 37 12 0
BURLESON 2,489 2,489 1,036 958 0
BURNET 91 91 26 39 0
CALDWELL 1,398 1,398 580 507 0
CALHOUN 50 50 39 24 0
CALLAHAN 3 3 7 2 0
CAMERON 22 22 96 5 0
CAMP 1,371 1,371 358 494 0
County TOTAL COLORED ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
NEGRO ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
LITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ILLITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
OTHER LITERATE NATIVE COLORED MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
CARSON 2 2 0 1 0
CASS/DAVIS 2,489 2,489 759 850 0
CASTRO 0 0 0 0 0
CHAMBERS 340 340 53 114 0
CHEROKEE 2,244 2,244 815 826 1
CHILDRESS 0 0 1 0 0
CLAY 12 11 9 5 0
COCHRAN 0 0 0 0 0
COKE 1 1 0 0 0
COLEMAN 22 22 21 8 0
COLLIN 737 735 324 294 0
COLLINGSWORTH 1 1 0 1 0
COLORADO 3,066 3,065 945 1,139 0
COMAL 49 49 38 15 0
COMANCHE 0 0 0 0 0
CONCHO 6 6 2 1 0
COOKE 418 418 281 168 1
CORYELL 124 124 60 38 0
COTTLE 0 0 0 0 0
CRANE 0 0 0 0 0
CROCKETT 1 1 4 1 0
CROSBY 0 0 3 0 0
DALLAM 0 0 0 0 0
DALLAS 3,065 3,049 2,490 1,105 1
DAWSON 0 0 0 0 0
DE WITT 988 988 567 360 0
DEAF SMITH 0 0 0 0 0
DELTA 253 253 106 108 1
DENTON 535 535 243 213 0
DICKENS 0 0 0 0 0
DIMMIT 11 11 5 6 0
DONLEY 18 18 11 7 0
County TOTAL COLORED ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
NEGRO ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
LITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ILLITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
OTHER LITERATE NATIVE COLORED MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
DUVAL 0 0 2 0 0
EASTLAND 23 22 6 6 0
ECTOR 1 1 1 0 0
EDWARDS 0 0 2 0 0
EL PASO 165 65 258 27 24
ELLIS 1,106 1,105 714 456 0
ERATH 168 168 89 76 0
FALLS 3,026 3,025 1,530 1,218 0
FANNIN 1,349 1,349 701 504 0
FAYETTE 2,501 2,501 1,150 977 0
FISHER 2 2 0 1 0
FLOYD 2 2 1 0 0
FOARD 0 0 0 0 0
FORT BEND 4,176 4,176 1,373 1,711 0
FRANKLIN 308 308 68 109 0
FREESTONE 2,409 2,409 894 790 0
FRIO 26 26 21 7 0
GAINES 0 0 0 0 0
GALVESTON 1,752 1,741 1,754 540 2
GARZA 2 2 0 2 0
GILLESPIE 28 27 11 10 0
GLASSCOCK 0 0 0 0 0
GOLIAD 438 438 211 167 0
GONZALES 2,123 2,120 826 763 4
GRAY 4 4 4 2 0
GRAYSON 1,974 1,973 1,163 733 2
GREGG 1,975 1,974 626 724 1
GRIMES 4,469 4,469 1,320 1,562 0
GUADALUPE 1,127 1,127 588 392 0
HALE 0 0 1 0 0
HALL 0 0 0 0 0
HAMILTON 4 4 2 2 0
County TOTAL COLORED ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
NEGRO ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
LITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ILLITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
OTHER LITERATE NATIVE COLORED MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
HANSFORD 0 0 1 0 0
HARDEMAN 3 2 7 1 0
HARDIN 103 103 225 41 0
HARRIS 5,173 5,170 3,332 1,878 2
HARRISON 6,516 6,514 1,868 2,402 1
HARTLEY 0 0 1 0 0
HASKELL 3 3 1 3 0
HAYS 444 444 268 149 0
HEMPHILL 2 2 0 1 0
HENDERSON 924 924 584 340 0
HIDALGO 20 20 17 6 0
HILL 704 703 427 261 0
HOCKLEY 0 0 0 0 0
HOOD 57 57 28 21 0
HOPKINS 948 948 427 341 0
HOUSTON 2,915 2,913 1,007 1,065 0
HOWARD 20 20 11 9 0
HUNT 1,061 1,059 581 411 2
HUTCHINSON 0 0 0 0 0
IRION 3 2 2 1 0
JACK 30 30 12 15 0
JACKSON 543 543 212 184 0
JASPER 771 771 215 276 0
JEFF DAVIS 11 10 12 5 0
JEFFERSON 742 740 808 308 0
JOHNSON 244 244 180 92 1
JONES 3 3 0 2 0
KARNES 131 131 82 56 0
KAUFMAN 1,523 1,521 926 600 0
KENDALL 49 49 27 24 0
KENT 0 0 0 0 0
KERR 34 34 23 13 0
County TOTAL COLORED ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
NEGRO ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
LITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ILLITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
OTHER LITERATE NATIVE COLORED MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
KIMBLE 5 5 0 4 0
KING 0 0 0 0 0
KINNEY 72 71 103 27 0
KNOX 0 0 0 0 0
LA SALLE 18 18 14 11 0
LAMAR 3,008 3,008 1,375 1,128 5
LAMB 0 0 0 0 0
LAMPASAS 84 84 56 32 0
LAVACA 1,237 1,220 473 411 3
LEE 1,014 1,012 504 348 0
LEON 1,869 1,869 689 664 0
LIBERTY 873 873 208 304 0
LIMESTONE 1,587 1,587 795 627 0
LIPSCOMB 0 0 0 0 0
LIVE OAK 12 12 13 5 0
LLANO 8 8 4 1 0
LOVING 0 0 0 0 0
LUBBOCK 0 0 0 0 0
LYNN 0 0 0 0 0
MADISON 760 760 199 291 0
MARION 2,171 2,171 686 751 0
MARTIN 1 1 0 1 0
MASON 7 7 5 4 0
MATAGORDA 1,066 1,066 442 395 0
MAVERICK 33 33 40 14 0
MCCULLOCH 17 17 4 3 0
MCLENNAN 3,262 3,243 2,177 1,248 0
MCMULLEN 8 8 3 7 0
MEDINA 67 67 38 27 0
MENARD 9 9 1 2 0
MIDLAND 33 33 3 5 0
MILAM 3,067 3,067 1,155 1,246 0
County TOTAL COLORED ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
NEGRO ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
LITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ILLITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
OTHER LITERATE NATIVE COLORED MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
MILLS 5 5 1 1 0
MITCHELL 32 30 21 16 0
MONTAGUE 10 10 3 3 0
MONTGOMERY 1,785 1,785 761 677 0
MOORE 0 0 0 0 0
MORRIS 844 844 327 283 0
MOTLEY 0 0 0 0 0
NACOGDOCHES 1,975 1,975 629 730 0
NAVARRO 2,160 2,160 1,297 815 0
NEWTON 612 612 255 199 0
NOLAN 6 6 3 2 0
NUECES 136 132 86 42 2
OCHILTREE 0 0 0 0 0
OLDHAM 1 1 0 1 0
ORANGE 260 260 211 102 0
PALO PINTO 78 74 64 33 0
PANOLA 2,592 2,592 775 926 0
PARKER 163 162 139 57 0
PARMER 0 0 0 0 0
PECOS 12 7 3 4 0
POLK 1,415 1,315 525 492 14
POTTER 10 7 3 3 0
PRESIDIO 17 15 9 6 0
RAINS 49 49 88 22 0
RANDALL 1 0 1 0 0
RED RIVER 2,448 2,448 800 894 0
REEVES 8 1 5 1 0
REFUGIO 95 95 57 35 0
ROBERTS 3 3 2 1 0
ROBERTSON 4,905 4,898 2,051 1,855 0
ROCKWALL 88 88 71 39 0
RUNNELS 3 3 6 1 0
County TOTAL COLORED ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
NEGRO ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
LITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ILLITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
OTHER LITERATE NATIVE COLORED MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
RUSK 3,139 3,139 913 1,113 3
SABINE 529 529 128 192 0
SAN AUGUSTINE 937 937 184 358 0
SAN JACINTO 1,954 1,935 528 579 0
SAN PATRICIO 8 8 4 2 0
SAN SABA 25 25 5 9 0
SCHLEICHER 4 4 2 2 0
SCURRY 0 0 0 0 0
SHACKELFORD 36 36 15 16 0
SHELBY 1,342 1,342 305 458 0
SHERMAN 1 1 0 1 0
SMITH 4,440 4,440 1,580 1,548 0
SOMERVELL 2 2 0 0 0
STARR 24 24 97 9 0
STEPHENS/BUCHANAN 2 2 1 2 0
STERLING 2 2 0 1 0
STONEWALL 0 0 0 0 0
SUTTON 3 3 1 1 0
SWISHER 0 0 0 0 0
TARRANT 1,264 1,262 1,125 448 0
TAYLOR 46 46 27 18 2
TERRY 0 0 0 0 0
Texas STATE TOTALS 167,531 167,138 74,797 61,468 86
THROCKMORTON 1 1 1 1 0
TITUS 582 582 232 220 0
TOM GREEN 359 352 85 53 1
TRAVIS 2,835 2,834 1,966 1,052 1
TRINITY 815 815 361 301 0
TYLER 710 710 263 252 0
UPSHUR 1,417 1,417 441 473 0
UPTON 0 0 0 0 0
UVALDE 27 27 20 6 0
County TOTAL COLORED ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
NEGRO ILLITERATES 10 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
LITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
ILLITERATE NATIVE NEGRO MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
OTHER LITERATE NATIVE COLORED MALES 21 YEARS OF AGE AND OVER
VAL VERDE 35 35 25 12 0
VAN ZANDT 375 375 162 142 0
VICTORIA 1,032 1,029 401 367 0
WALKER 2,179 2,179 950 833 2
WALLER 1,964 1,964 950 733 0
WARD 2 2 0 0 0
WASHINGTON 4,477 4,476 1,834 1,702 0
WEBB 23 20 109 5 0
WHARTON 2,516 2,516 1,009 942 0
WHEELER 5 5 3 2 0
WICHITA 56 52 40 19 0
WILBARGER 9 9 10 2 0
WILLIAMSON 738 737 711 299 0
WILSON 160 160 147 68 0
WINKLER 0 0 0 0 0
WISE 45 45 18 11 1
WOOD 1,156 1,156 411 431 0
YOAKUM 0 0 0 0 0
YOUNG 6 6 0 2 0
ZAPATA 0 0 0 0 0
ZAVALA 1 1 0 1 0