Anderson County TX Information


Anderson County Subdivisions

Anderson County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 58,363
Population in Households 44,139
Population in Familes 37,232
Population in Group Qrtrs 14,224
Population Density1 55
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 17,359
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 12,185
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 20,378 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,115 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,244 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,019 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $89,318
Average Home Value $123,549


Median Household Income $44,841
Average Household Income $60,652
Per Capita Income $21,467
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.03% -0.15%
Households 0.13% -0.09%
Families 0.04% -0.15%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   1.35%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Anderson County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anderson County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 57 78th
Population Density1 # 71 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 68 73rd
Median Household Income # 134 48th
Per Capita Income # 184 28th

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