The table below compares Wharton County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 75||71st|
|Population Density1||# 95||63rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 24||91st|
|Median Household Income||# 153||40th|
|Per Capita Income||# 163||36th|
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|Population in Households||41,385|
|Population in Familes||35,209|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||460|
|Average Household Size||2.69|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||17,530 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||10,309 (58.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,077 (29.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||2,144 (12.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,653|
|Average Home Value||$153,424|
|Median Household Income||$40,597|
|Average Household Income||$56,073|
|Per Capita Income||$20,696|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.43%|
|Per Capita Income||2.82%|
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