Guadalupe County TX Information


Guadalupe County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 152,994
Population in Households 151,106
Population in Familes 131,907
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,888
Population Density1 215
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 52,744
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 40,075
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 57,225 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39,263 (68.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,481 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,481 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $179,269
Average Home Value $202,180


Median Household Income $65,590
Average Household Income $78,946
Per Capita Income $27,558
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.45% 2.54%
Households 2.3% 2.45%
Families 2.22% 2.4%
Median Household Income   2.79%
Per Capita Income   1.41%
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.


Guadalupe County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Guadalupe 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 # 29 89th
Population Density1 # 29 89th
Diversity Index2 # 62 76th
Median Household Income # 14 95th
Per Capita Income # 47 82nd

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