The table below compares Harris County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 1||100th|
|Population Density1||# 2||100th|
|Diversity Index2||# 2||100th|
|Median Household Income||# 45||83rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 40||85th|
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|Population in Households||4,269,130|
|Population in Familes||3,549,929|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||45,770|
|Average Household Size||2.83|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,666,508 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||831,185 (49.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||675,385 (40.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||159,938 ( 9.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$180,759|
|Average Home Value||$249,540|
|Median Household Income||$53,710|
|Average Household Income||$77,010|
|Per Capita Income||$27,073|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.84%|
|Per Capita Income||3.37%|
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