Chambers County TX Information


Chambers County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 41,350
Population in Households 41,121
Population in Familes 36,774
Population in Group Qrtrs 229
Population Density1 69
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 14,004
Average Household Size 2.94
Family Households 11,141
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,589 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,633 (74.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,371 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,585 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $160,139
Average Home Value $191,490


Median Household Income $70,562
Average Household Income $85,786
Per Capita Income $29,276
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.66% 2.59%
Households 2.57% 2.53%
Families 2.5% 2.49%
Median Household Income   2.31%
Per Capita Income   1.46%
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.


Chambers County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chambers 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 # 79 69th
Population Density1 # 62 76th
Diversity Index2 # 124 52nd
Median Household Income # 9 97th
Per Capita Income # 30 89th

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