Collin County TX Information


Collin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 912,176
Population in Households 907,816
Population in Familes 780,887
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,360
Population Density1 1,084
Diversity Index2 64


Total Households 326,185
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 236,400
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 345,327 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 214,633 (62.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 111,552 (32.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 19,142 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $238,351
Average Home Value $294,816


Median Household Income $87,699
Average Household Income $111,745
Per Capita Income $40,095
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.49% 2.73%
Households 2.25% 2.59%
Families 2.16% 2.53%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   1.17%
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.


Collin County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Collin 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 # 6 98th
Population Density1 # 6 98th
Diversity Index2 # 96 62nd
Median Household Income # 2 100th
Per Capita Income # 3 99th

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