Nolan County TX Information


Nolan County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,419
Daytime Population: Workers 6,761
Daytime Population: Residents 9,057
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,818
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 15,009
Population in Familes 12,322
Population in Group Qrtrs 410
Population Density2 17
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $43,079
Average Household Income $60,662
Per Capita Income $24,121


Total Housing Units 7,228 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,002 (55.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,041 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,185 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $70,500
Average Home Value $104,460


Total Households 6,043
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 4,025
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 0.18% 0.09%
Households 0.1% 0.03%
Families 0.01% -0.03%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   2.46%


Nolan County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nolan 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 # 140 45th
Population Density # 144 44th
Diversity Index # 92 64th
Median Household Income # 180 30th
Per Capita Income # 144 44th

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