Sherman County TX Information


Sherman County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,084
Population in Households 3,053
Population in Familes 2,700
Population in Group Qrtrs 31
Population Density1 3
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 1,084
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 817
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,300 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 780 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 304 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 216 (16.6%)
Median Home Value $85,821
Average Home Value $117,308


Median Household Income $52,655
Average Household Income $70,737
Per Capita Income $25,035
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.26% 0.35%
Households 0.04% 0.22%
Families -0.04% 0.17%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   1.77%
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.


Sherman County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sherman 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 # 230 10th
Population Density1 # 221 13th
Diversity Index2 # 119 53rd
Median Household Income # 45 83rd
Per Capita Income # 93 64th

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