Comal County TX Information


Comal County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 131,083
Population in Households 129,864
Population in Familes 111,306
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,219
Population Density1 234
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 49,604
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 36,477
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 55,943 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 37,070 (66.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,534 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,339 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $250,890
Average Home Value $313,450


Median Household Income $70,906
Average Household Income $94,826
Per Capita Income $36,258
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.08% 3.18%
Households 2.95% 3.12%
Families 2.86% 3.06%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   1.73%
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.


Comal County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Comal 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 # 33 87th
Population Density1 # 27 90th
Diversity Index2 # 162 37th
Median Household Income # 8 97th
Per Capita Income # 5 98th

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