Aransas County TX Information


Aransas County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,136
Daytime Population: Workers 7,101
Daytime Population: Residents 16,616
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 23,717
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 25,677
Population in Familes 20,606
Population in Group Qrtrs 459
Population Density2 104
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $50,894
Average Household Income $72,174
Per Capita Income $31,346


Total Housing Units 17,312 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,112 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,983 (17.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,217 (35.9%)
Median Home Value $173,374
Average Home Value $240,400


Total Households 11,095
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 7,361
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 1.68% 1.76%
Households 1.73% 1.81%
Families 1.65% 1.74%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.74%


Aransas County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Aransas 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 # 102 60th
Population Density # 45 83rd
Diversity Index # 152 42nd
Median Household Income # 87 66th
Per Capita Income # 26 90th

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