Archer County TX Information


Archer County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,141
Population in Households 9,085
Population in Familes 7,844
Population in Group Qrtrs 56
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 29


Total Households 3,624
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 2,645
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,195 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,909 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 715 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 571 (13.6%)
Median Home Value $106,126
Average Home Value $139,575


Median Household Income $56,205
Average Household Income $71,355
Per Capita Income $28,536
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.15% -0.07%
Households 0.39% 0.08%
Families 0.29% 0.02%
Median Household Income   2.75%
Per Capita Income   2.06%
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.


Archer County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Archer 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 # 173 32nd
Population Density1 # 171 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 250 2nd
Median Household Income # 32 88th
Per Capita Income # 38 85th

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