Texas Public Library Summary for 2005

Statistics of Texas Library Systems by Regional System Summary - Part 1
Library System Number of Public Libraries Square Miles Number of Counties Number of Counties with System Member Public Library Counties with Only Non-System Member Public Libraries Number of Unserved Counties
AALS 46 25498 21 21 0 0
% of 8.32% 9.74% 8.27% 8.57% 0.00%
BCLS 41 34301 32 31 0 1
% of 7.41% 13.10% 12.60% 12.65% 0.00%
CTLS 77 25607 30 30 0 0
% of 13.92% 9.78% 11.81% 12.24% 0.00%
HALS 70 24375 28 28 0 0
% of 12.66% 9.31% 11.02% 11.43% 0.00%
NETLS 108 23721 33 32 1 0
% of 19.53% 9.06% 12.99% 13.06% 100.00%
NTRLS 75 16489 20 20 0 0
% of 13.56% 6.30% 7.87% 8.16% 0.00%
STLS 54 28219 26 24 0 1
% of 9.76% 10.77% 10.24% 9.80% 0.00%
TPLS 31 25825 26 24 0 1
% of 5.61% 9.86% 10.24% 9.80% 0.00%
TTPLS 16 31469 9 9 0 0
% of 2.89% 12.02% 3.54% 3.67% 0.00%
WTLS 35 26406 29 26 0 3
% of 6.33% 10.08% 11.42% 10.61% 0.00%
Statistics of Texas Library Systems by Regional System Summary - Part 2
Library System Current Total Population Estimate System Members NonSystem Members Total Population NOT Served by Public Libraries Percent Served Percent Not Served
AALS 2,114,744 2,080,923 0 2,080,923 33,821 98.40% 0.00%
% of 9.40% 10.03% 0.00% 9.93% 2.19%
BCLS 466,070 423,696 10,740 434,436 31,634 90.91% 2.30%
% of 2.07% 2.04% 5.34% 2.07% 2.05%
CTLS 2,519,490 2,087,209 0 2,087,209 432,281 82.84% 0.00%
% of 11.20% 10.06% 0.00% 9.96% 28.00%
HALS 6,068,588 5,779,048 24,573 5,803,621 264,967 95.23% 0.40%
% of 26.98% 27.86% 12.21% 27.71% 17.16%
NETLS 4,569,238 4,174,951 66,638 4,241,589 327,649 91.37% 1.46%
% of 20.32% 20.13% 33.12% 20.25% 21.22%
NTRLS 2,752,990 2,433,619 2,631 2,436,250 316,740 88.40% 0.10%
% of 12.24% 11.73% 1.31% 11.63% 20.52%
STLS 2,090,213 1,981,390 0 1,981,390 108,823 94.79% 0.00%
% of 9.29% 9.55% 0.00% 9.46% 7.05%
TPLS 407,748 383,134 2,717 385,851 21,897 93.96% 0.67%
% of 1.81% 1.85% 1.35% 1.84% 1.42%
TTPLS 767,019 674,798 91,284 766,082 937 87.98% 11.90%
% of 3.41% 3.25% 45.36% 3.66% 0.06%
WTLS 733,922 726,173 2,642 728,815 5,107 98.94% 0.36%
% of 3.26% 3.50% 1.31% 3.48% 0.33%
STATE TOTALS 22,490,022 20,744,941 201,225 20,946,166 1,543,856 92.24% 0.89%
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