Shackelford County , Texas

Shackelford County: County in Texas, United States

Shackelford County locator map
Location of Shackelford County on Texas map.


Shackelford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 3,378 and a population density of 1 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,020 inhabitants. Its county seat is Albany. The county was created 147 years ago in 1873.

Shackelford County Courthouse image
Shackelford County Courthouse
Shackelford County Courthouse image


Shackelford County is located at 32°44'9"N 99°21'15"W (32.7359700, -99.3540700). It has 6 neighbors: Callahan County, Eastland County, Haskell County, Jones County, Stephens County and Throckmorton County.

Shackelford County map

The largest city of Shackelford County is Albany with a population of 1,958. Other cities include and Moran population 260. See all Shackelford County cities & populated places.


Shackelford County forecast: Clear, with a low around 66. South wind around 0 mph. more

Shackelford County Quick Facts

Population : 3,300 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
Area : 2371 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.1%
Land as percent of area : 99.9%
Named for : Jack Shackelford
Altitude : 1,565 feet / 477 meters
Capital : Albany
Establishment : January 01, 1874
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 20:06:45 (16th September 2021)
Density : 1 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.36% (2010-2020)
Weather : 66℉ Clear 7-days weather

Shackelford County has 6 neighbours.

  • Albany


According to census records, the population of Shackelford County decreased by 2.36% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,378 - census
2011 3,334 -1.32% estimation process
2012 3,361 0.8% estimation process
2013 3,375 0.41% estimation process
2014 3,316 -1.78% estimation process
2015 3,333 0.51% estimation process
2016 3,337 0.12% estimation process
2017 3,289 -1.46% estimation process
2018 3,256 -1.01% estimation process
2019 3,265 0.28% estimation process
2020 3,300 1.06% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (1)

Shackelford County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Shackelford County.

City Name Population Title
Albany 1,958 City in Shackelford County, Texas, United States
Moran 260 City in Texas, United States

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