Stephens County TX Information


Stephens County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,506
Daytime Population: Workers 3,322
Daytime Population: Residents 5,640
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,962
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 8,868
Population in Familes 7,419
Population in Group Qrtrs 638
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $42,869
Average Household Income $62,058
Per Capita Income $24,480


Total Housing Units 4,992 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,560 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,014 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,418 (28.4%)
Median Home Value $82,025
Average Home Value $125,596


Total Households 3,574
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 2,443
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 -0.18% -0.13%
Households -0.35% -0.19%
Families -0.42% -0.25%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   2.69%


Stephens County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stephens 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 # 170 33rd
Population Density # 167 35th
Diversity Index # 148 42nd
Median Household Income # 184 28th
Per Capita Income # 137 46th

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