Motley County TX Information


Motley County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,155
Daytime Population: Workers 513
Daytime Population: Residents 622
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,135
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 1,155
Population in Familes 936
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $36,874
Average Household Income $52,795
Per Capita Income $23,815


Total Housing Units 779 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 398 (51.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 123 (15.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 258 (33.1%)
Median Home Value $60,938
Average Home Value $86,432


Total Households 521
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 339
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 -0.64% -0.9%
Households -0.54% -0.82%
Families -0.63% -0.9%
Median Household Income   0.85%
Per Capita Income   2.59%


Motley County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Motley 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 # 246 4th
Population Density # 242 5th
Diversity Index # 212 17th
Median Household Income # 237 7th
Per Capita Income # 151 41st

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