Lee County TX Information


Lee County Subdivisions

Lee County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,473
Daytime Population: Workers 6,205
Daytime Population: Residents 9,869
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,074
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 16,992
Population in Familes 14,482
Population in Group Qrtrs 481
Population Density2 28
Diversity Index3 61


Median Household Income $52,765
Average Household Income $69,798
Per Capita Income $26,396


Total Housing Units 7,926 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,944 (62.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,546 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,436 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $138,227
Average Home Value $198,791


Total Households 6,490
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 4,668
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.7% 0.84%
Households 0.74% 0.85%
Families 0.68% 0.79%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.59%


Lee County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lee County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 135 47th
Population Density # 111 57th
Diversity Index # 134 48th
Median Household Income # 65 75th
Per Capita Income # 94 63rd

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