Baylor County TX Information


Baylor County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,656
Population in Households 3,591
Population in Familes 2,835
Population in Group Qrtrs 65
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 1,648
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 1,018
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,657 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,139 (42.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 509 (19.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,009 (38.0%)
Median Home Value $78,096
Average Home Value $108,275


Median Household Income $39,145
Average Household Income $56,114
Per Capita Income $25,598
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.3% -0.36%
Households -0.2% -0.29%
Families -0.33% -0.38%
Median Household Income   2.69%
Per Capita Income   2.05%
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.


Baylor County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Baylor 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 # 216 15th
Population Density1 # 210 18th
Diversity Index2 # 229 10th
Median Household Income # 200 22nd
Per Capita Income # 73 72nd

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