According to the 2000 Census, Fannin County, Texas has a population of 31,242 people. Of those, 27,043 (87%) are White, 2,488 (6%) are Black, and 1,753 (3%) are Latino. However, 2,649 (or 8% of the 31,242 people) are not residents by choice but are people in prison.
A more accurate description would not include the prisoners. This would give Fannin County a population of 28,593 with a demographic that is 90% White, 5% Black, and 5% Latino.