Kaufman County TX Information


Kaufman County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 114,157
Population in Households 112,872
Population in Familes 99,796
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,285
Population Density1 146
Diversity Index2 60


Total Households 38,204
Average Household Size 2.95
Family Households 29,863
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 41,785 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,029 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,175 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,581 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $157,212
Average Home Value $186,733


Median Household Income $64,955
Average Household Income $79,777
Per Capita Income $27,126
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.6% 2.33%
Households 1.43% 2.22%
Families 1.36% 2.17%
Median Household Income   3.35%
Per Capita Income   1.77%
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.


Kaufman County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kaufman 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 # 39 85th
Population Density1 # 35 87th
Diversity Index2 # 139 46th
Median Household Income # 16 94th
Per Capita Income # 51 80th

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