Irion County TX Information


Irion County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,587
Population in Households 1,587
Population in Familes 1,356
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 654
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 468
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 858 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 493 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 161 (18.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 204 (23.8%)
Median Home Value $93,029
Average Home Value $167,698


Median Household Income $50,940
Average Household Income $75,978
Per Capita Income $31,310
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.12% -0.38%
Households 0.02% -0.28%
Families -0.07% -0.34%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   1.68%
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.


Irion County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Irion 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 # 240 6th
Population Density1 # 237 7th
Diversity Index2 # 169 34th
Median Household Income # 60 77th
Per Capita Income # 20 93rd

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