Mills County TX Information


Mills County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,220
Population in Households 5,069
Population in Familes 4,263
Population in Group Qrtrs 151
Population Density1 7
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 2,043
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 1,436
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,002 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,561 (52.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 482 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 959 (31.9%)
Median Home Value $140,844
Average Home Value $200,769


Median Household Income $44,642
Average Household Income $63,930
Per Capita Income $25,516
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.9% 0.68%
Households 0.54% 0.54%
Families 0.44% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
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.


Mills County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mills 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 # 205 20th
Population Density1 # 186 27th
Diversity Index2 # 208 19th
Median Household Income # 141 45th
Per Capita Income # 75 71st

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