Van Zandt County TX Information


Van Zandt County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 54,967
Daytime Population: Workers 13,851
Daytime Population: Residents 31,913
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 45,764
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 54,366
Population in Familes 46,327
Population in Group Qrtrs 601
Population Density2 65
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $48,873
Average Household Income $63,424
Per Capita Income $24,261


Total Housing Units 23,572 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,922 (67.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,942 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,708 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $124,714
Average Home Value $158,256


Total Households 20,864
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 15,126
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 0.61% 0.64%
Households 0.55% 0.59%
Families 0.48% 0.54%
Median Household Income   1.32%
Per Capita Income   2.59%


Van Zandt County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Van Zandt 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 # 60 77th
Population Density # 66 74th
Diversity Index # 232 9th
Median Household Income # 117 54th
Per Capita Income # 141 45th

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