San Jacinto County TX Information


San Jacinto County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 27,798
Population in Households 27,670
Population in Familes 23,251
Population in Group Qrtrs 128
Population Density1 49
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 10,541
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 7,468
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,667 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,621 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,920 (14.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,126 (22.9%)
Median Home Value $96,905
Average Home Value $146,076


Median Household Income $47,399
Average Household Income $65,003
Per Capita Income $24,728
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.84% 0.89%
Households 0.69% 0.8%
Families 0.6% 0.74%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   1.38%
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.


San Jacinto County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares San Jacinto 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 # 99 61st
Population Density1 # 78 70th
Diversity Index2 # 187 27th
Median Household Income # 98 62nd
Per Capita Income # 104 59th

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