Val Verde County TX Information


Val Verde County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 49,422
Population in Households 47,462
Population in Familes 42,256
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,960
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 15,980
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 12,154
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 19,103 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,002 (52.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,978 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,123 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $100,289
Average Home Value $126,310


Median Household Income $42,799
Average Household Income $56,101
Per Capita Income $18,602
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.18% 0.05%
Households 0.33% 0.14%
Families 0.25% 0.09%
Median Household Income   3.15%
Per Capita Income   1.79%
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.


Val Verde County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Val Verde 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 # 66 74th
Population Density1 # 150 41st
Diversity Index2 # 177 31st
Median Household Income # 158 38th
Per Capita Income # 234 8th

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