Waller County TX Information


Waller County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 49,182
Population in Households 45,007
Population in Familes 37,819
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,175
Population Density1 96
Diversity Index2 78


Total Households 15,865
Average Household Size 2.84
Family Households 11,366
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,788 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,640 (59.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,225 (29.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,923 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $148,365
Average Home Value $211,682


Median Household Income $51,885
Average Household Income $71,759
Per Capita Income $23,987
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.09% 2.06%
Households 1.97% 2.16%
Families 1.88% 2.1%
Median Household Income   0.87%
Per Capita Income   1.75%
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.


Waller County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Waller 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 # 69 73rd
Population Density1 # 47 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 5 98th
Median Household Income # 53 80th
Per Capita Income # 119 54th

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