Bee County TX Information


Bee County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 34,447
Population in Households 26,818
Population in Familes 22,490
Population in Group Qrtrs 7,629
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 69


Total Households 9,699
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 6,766
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,420 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,021 (52.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,678 (32.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,721 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $89,565
Average Home Value $126,570


Median Household Income $40,563
Average Household Income $56,809
Per Capita Income $16,766
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.26% 1.19%
Households 1.13% 1.37%
Families 1.03% 1.3%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   1.63%
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.


Bee County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bee 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 # 91 65th
Population Density1 # 93 64th
Diversity Index2 # 59 77th
Median Household Income # 189 26th
Per Capita Income # 242 5th

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