Tyler County TX Information


Tyler County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 22,275
Population in Households 19,856
Population in Familes 16,575
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,419
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 8,360
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 5,792
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,379 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,721 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,639 (14.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,019 (26.5%)
Median Home Value $84,916
Average Home Value $127,392


Median Household Income $40,614
Average Household Income $56,152
Per Capita Income $22,931
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.37% 0.28%
Households 0.69% 0.48%
Families 0.59% 0.41%
Median Household Income   2.05%
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.


Tyler County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tyler 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 # 113 56th
Population Density1 # 122 52nd
Diversity Index2 # 210 18th
Median Household Income # 188 26th
Per Capita Income # 142 44th

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