Delta County TX Information


Delta County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,633
Population in Households 5,564
Population in Familes 4,693
Population in Group Qrtrs 69
Population Density1 22
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 2,219
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 1,563
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,604 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,694 (65.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 525 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 385 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $76,284
Average Home Value $108,383


Median Household Income $38,264
Average Household Income $55,660
Per Capita Income $22,135
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.19% 1.01%
Households 0.98% 0.87%
Families 0.88% 0.81%
Median Household Income   2.59%
Per Capita Income   1.2%
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.


Delta County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delta 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 # 202 21st
Population Density1 # 130 49th
Diversity Index2 # 215 16th
Median Household Income # 214 16th
Per Capita Income # 169 34th

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