Briscoe County TX Information


Briscoe County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,627
Population in Households 1,627
Population in Familes 1,374
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 680
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 472
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 953 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 514 (53.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 166 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 273 (28.6%)
Median Home Value $47,770
Average Home Value $78,599


Median Household Income $36,927
Average Household Income $50,764
Per Capita Income $21,217
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.1% -0.25%
Households -0.28% -0.39%
Families -0.37% -0.47%
Median Household Income   1.39%
Per Capita Income   1.12%
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.


Briscoe County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Briscoe 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 # 238 7th
Population Density1 # 232 9th
Diversity Index2 # 149 42nd
Median Household Income # 225 12th
Per Capita Income # 190 26th

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