Atascosa County TX Information


Atascosa County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 49,214
Population in Households 48,830
Population in Familes 42,663
Population in Group Qrtrs 384
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 16,767
Average Household Size 2.91
Family Households 12,631
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 19,427 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,319 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,448 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,660 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $95,817
Average Home Value $138,743


Median Household Income $46,237
Average Household Income $62,016
Per Capita Income $21,443
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.47% 1.62%
Households 1.53% 1.67%
Families 1.45% 1.61%
Median Household Income   -0.19%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
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.


Atascosa County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Atascosa 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 # 68 74th
Population Density1 # 90 65th
Diversity Index2 # 111 57th
Median Household Income # 114 56th
Per Capita Income # 185 28th

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