Archer County TX Information


Archer County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,825
Daytime Population: Workers 2,278
Daytime Population: Residents 4,684
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,962
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 8,769
Population in Familes 7,569
Population in Group Qrtrs 56
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 29


Median Household Income $58,868
Average Household Income $75,287
Per Capita Income $29,901


Total Housing Units 4,107 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,797 (68.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 678 (16.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 632 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $117,866
Average Home Value $148,606


Total Households 3,475
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 2,538
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 -0.35% -0.72%
Households -0.25% -0.66%
Families -0.32% -0.7%
Median Household Income   2.98%
Per Capita Income   2.95%


Archer County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Archer 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 # 174 32nd
Population Density # 174 32nd
Diversity Index # 249 2nd
Median Household Income # 33 87th
Per Capita Income # 38 85th

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