Palo Pinto County TX Information


Palo Pinto County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 29,645
Population in Households 29,382
Population in Familes 24,377
Population in Group Qrtrs 263
Population Density1 31
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 11,390
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 7,917
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,830 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,739 (48.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,651 (23.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,440 (28.0%)
Median Home Value $93,185
Average Home Value $150,749


Median Household Income $42,267
Average Household Income $57,549
Per Capita Income $22,227
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.85% 0.75%
Households 0.75% 0.68%
Families 0.65% 0.62%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   1.5%
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.


Palo Pinto County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Palo Pinto 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 # 96 63rd
Population Density1 # 106 59th
Diversity Index2 # 172 33rd
Median Household Income # 163 36th
Per Capita Income # 166 35th

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