Aransas County TX Information


Aransas County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,939
Population in Households 25,480
Population in Familes 20,455
Population in Group Qrtrs 459
Population Density1 103
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 10,922
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 7,241
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,078 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,959 (46.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,963 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,156 (36.0%)
Median Home Value $155,843
Average Home Value $221,039


Median Household Income $47,689
Average Household Income $68,303
Per Capita Income $29,473
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.83% 2.0%
Households 1.76% 1.97%
Families 1.65% 1.9%
Median Household Income   0.99%
Per Capita Income   1.43%
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.


Aransas County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Aransas 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 # 102 60th
Population Density1 # 45 83rd
Diversity Index2 # 148 42nd
Median Household Income # 93 64th
Per Capita Income # 28 89th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.