Shackelford County TX Information


Shackelford County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,446
Daytime Population: Workers 1,363
Daytime Population: Residents 2,226
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,589
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 3,410
Population in Familes 2,845
Population in Group Qrtrs 36
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 34


Median Household Income $54,154
Average Household Income $70,720
Per Capita Income $28,766


Total Housing Units 1,851 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,043 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 350 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 458 (24.7%)
Median Home Value $90,615
Average Home Value $134,084


Total Households 1,393
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 950
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 0.28% 0.35%
Households 0.26% 0.36%
Families 0.19% 0.29%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   3.33%


Shackelford County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Shackelford 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 # 223 13th
Population Density # 215 17th
Diversity Index # 236 7th
Median Household Income # 50 81st
Per Capita Income # 50 81st

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