Hansford County TX Information


Hansford County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,754
Population in Households 5,694
Population in Familes 5,038
Population in Group Qrtrs 60
Population Density1 6
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 2,034
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 1,527
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,366 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,524 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 510 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 332 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $80,876
Average Home Value $106,562


Median Household Income $50,597
Average Household Income $66,372
Per Capita Income $23,640
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.4% 0.14%
Households 0.22% 0.02%
Families 0.14% -0.03%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
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.


Hansford County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hansford 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 # 201 21st
Population Density1 # 195 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 64 75th
Median Household Income # 62 76th
Per Capita Income # 127 50th

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