Freestone County TX Information


Freestone County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 20,848
Population in Households 19,242
Population in Familes 16,158
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,606
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 7,600
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 5,244
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,700 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,734 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,866 (19.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,100 (21.6%)
Median Home Value $91,948
Average Home Value $147,593


Median Household Income $47,349
Average Household Income $67,511
Per Capita Income $25,928
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.82% 0.55%
Households 0.74% 0.52%
Families 0.63% 0.45%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   1.49%
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.


Freestone County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Freestone 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 # 119 54th
Population Density1 # 123 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 131 49th
Median Household Income # 100 61st
Per Capita Income # 65 75th

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