Gray County TX Information


Gray County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 23,651
Population in Households 22,041
Population in Familes 18,347
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,610
Population Density1 26
Diversity Index2 64


Total Households 8,761
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 5,980
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,374 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,286 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,475 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,613 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $79,929
Average Home Value $106,212


Median Household Income $46,598
Average Household Income $59,956
Per Capita Income $22,924
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.78% 0.62%
Households 0.59% 0.52%
Families 0.5% 0.44%
Median Household Income   2.16%
Per Capita Income   1.3%
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.


Gray County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gray 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 # 109 57th
Population Density1 # 117 54th
Diversity Index2 # 99 61st
Median Household Income # 111 57th
Per Capita Income # 143 44th

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