Caldwell County TX Information


Caldwell County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 41,606
Population in Households 38,230
Population in Familes 32,514
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,376
Population Density1 76
Diversity Index2 72


Total Households 13,371
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 9,624
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,849 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,970 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,401 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,478 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $117,950
Average Home Value $164,484


Median Household Income $45,406
Average Household Income $61,578
Per Capita Income $22,408
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.43% 1.54%
Households 1.34% 1.53%
Families 1.25% 1.47%
Median Household Income   0.08%
Per Capita Income   1.08%
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.


Caldwell County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caldwell 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 # 77 70th
Population Density1 # 55 79th
Diversity Index2 # 32 89th
Median Household Income # 124 52nd
Per Capita Income # 157 39th

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