Austin County TX Information


Austin County Subdivisions

Austin County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 30,703
Population in Households 30,491
Population in Familes 26,071
Population in Group Qrtrs 212
Population Density1 48
Diversity Index2 64


Median Household Income $60,959
Average Household Income $83,050
Per Capita Income $32,172


Total Housing Units 13,876 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,385 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,406 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,085 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $236,695
Average Home Value $311,795


Total Households 11,791
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 8,516
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.94% 1.03%
Households 1.03% 1.09%
Families 0.97% 1.05%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   3.05%


Austin County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Austin County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 95 63rd
Population Density # 83 68th
Diversity Index # 110 57th
Median Household Income # 28 89th
Per Capita Income # 25 91st

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