Mills County TX Information


Mills County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,163
Daytime Population: Workers 1,733
Daytime Population: Residents 3,242
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,975
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 5,012
Population in Familes 4,215
Population in Group Qrtrs 151
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $49,564
Average Household Income $68,837
Per Capita Income $27,886


Total Housing Units 2,973 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,574 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 480 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 919 (30.9%)
Median Home Value $147,697
Average Home Value $197,252


Total Households 2,054
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 1,445
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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.62% 0.48%
Households 0.54% 0.43%
Families 0.47% 0.38%
Median Household Income   1.49%
Per Capita Income   3.02%


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, 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 # 205 20th
Population Density # 185 28th
Diversity Index # 208 19th
Median Household Income # 107 58th
Per Capita Income # 59 77th

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