Grayson County TX Information


Grayson County Subdivisions

Grayson County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 128,367
Population in Households 126,187
Population in Familes 104,269
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,180
Population Density1 138
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 49,625
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 34,236
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 56,254 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 33,349 (59.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 16,276 (28.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,629 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $132,777
Average Home Value $186,075


Median Household Income $51,583
Average Household Income $68,825
Per Capita Income $27,133
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.83% 0.85%
Households 0.78% 0.82%
Families 0.71% 0.77%
Median Household Income   1.8%
Per Capita Income   2.66%
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.


Grayson County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grayson County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 35 87th
Population Density1 # 38 85th
Diversity Index2 # 191 25th
Median Household Income # 73 72nd
Per Capita Income # 73 72nd

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