Jasper County TX Information


Jasper County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 37,665
Population in Households 36,723
Population in Familes 31,209
Population in Group Qrtrs 942
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 14,387
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 10,270
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,901 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,923 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,464 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,514 (19.6%)
Median Home Value $97,523
Average Home Value $127,389


Median Household Income $41,393
Average Household Income $56,268
Per Capita Income $21,920
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.86% 0.61%
Households 0.7% 0.52%
Families 0.61% 0.46%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
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.


Jasper County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jasper 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 # 85 67th
Population Density1 # 91 65th
Diversity Index2 # 200 22nd
Median Household Income # 177 31st
Per Capita Income # 177 31st

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