Parker County TX Information


Parker County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 126,971
Population in Households 125,280
Population in Familes 108,868
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,691
Population Density1 141
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 46,007
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 34,850
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 50,730 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 35,559 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,448 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,723 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $183,680
Average Home Value $238,968


Median Household Income $67,594
Average Household Income $89,174
Per Capita Income $32,591
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.33% 1.64%
Households 1.44% 1.59%
Families 1.36% 1.54%
Median Household Income   3.03%
Per Capita Income   1.71%
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.


Parker County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Parker 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 # 35 87th
Population Density1 # 37 86th
Diversity Index2 # 234 8th
Median Household Income # 12 96th
Per Capita Income # 15 94th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.