Panola County TX Information


Panola County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 24,380
Daytime Population: Workers 8,740
Daytime Population: Residents 16,505
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,245
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 23,979
Population in Familes 20,303
Population in Group Qrtrs 401
Population Density2 30
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $49,565
Average Household Income $65,189
Per Capita Income $25,549


Total Housing Units 11,341 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,068 (62.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,382 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,891 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $102,976
Average Home Value $134,511


Total Households 9,450
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 6,695
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 0.33% 0.27%
Households 0.26% 0.25%
Families 0.19% 0.19%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   2.62%


Panola County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Panola 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 # 105 59th
Population Density # 108 58th
Diversity Index # 181 29th
Median Household Income # 106 59th
Per Capita Income # 115 55th

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