Bexar County TX Information


Bexar County Subdivisions

Bexar County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 1,840,280
Population in Households 1,798,269
Population in Familes 1,485,017
Population in Group Qrtrs 42,011
Population Density1 1,484
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 656,792
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 446,716
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 709,440 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 384,500 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 272,292 (38.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 52,648 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $185,272
Average Home Value $239,073


Median Household Income $50,719
Average Household Income $70,563
Per Capita Income $25,582
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.35% 1.57%
Households 1.45% 1.63%
Families 1.35% 1.57%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.6%
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, 2015 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 # 24 91st
Median Household Income # 83 68th
Per Capita Income # 68 74th

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