Stephens County TX Information


Stephens County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,577
Population in Households 8,897
Population in Familes 7,444
Population in Group Qrtrs 680
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 3,563
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 2,433
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,938 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,544 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,019 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,375 (27.8%)
Median Home Value $80,045
Average Home Value $125,560


Median Household Income $40,962
Average Household Income $57,746
Per Capita Income $22,698
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.09% -0.24%
Households -0.45% -0.35%
Families -0.55% -0.42%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
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.


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, 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 # 171 33rd
Population Density1 # 166 35th
Diversity Index2 # 147 43rd
Median Household Income # 183 28th
Per Capita Income # 150 41st

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