Hood County TX Information


Hood County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 55,610
Population in Households 54,817
Population in Familes 45,992
Population in Group Qrtrs 793
Population Density1 132
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 22,578
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 16,096
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 26,900 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,147 (63.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,431 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,322 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $180,569
Average Home Value $221,269


Median Household Income $56,000
Average Household Income $77,651
Per Capita Income $32,090
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.34% 1.26%
Households 1.32% 1.27%
Families 1.23% 1.21%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   1.64%
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.


Hood County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hood 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 # 59 77th
Population Density1 # 40 85th
Diversity Index2 # 233 9th
Median Household Income # 33 87th
Per Capita Income # 17 94th

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