Bexar County TX Information


Bexar County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,897,710
Population in Households 1,855,723
Population in Familes 1,535,325
Population in Group Qrtrs 41,987
Population Density1 1,531
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 668,576
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 454,166
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 718,817 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 385,926 (53.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 282,650 (39.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 50,241 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $145,505
Average Home Value $194,196


Median Household Income $52,212
Average Household Income $72,266
Per Capita Income $26,024
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.64% 1.79%
Households 1.51% 1.72%
Families 1.4% 1.65%
Median Household Income   1.43%
Per Capita Income   1.41%
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.


Bexar County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bexar 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 # 4 99th
Population Density1 # 4 99th
Diversity Index2 # 26 90th
Median Household Income # 48 81st
Per Capita Income # 62 76th

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