Bailey County TX Information


Bailey County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,262
Daytime Population: Workers 2,551
Daytime Population: Residents 4,210
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,761
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 7,156
Population in Familes 6,236
Population in Group Qrtrs 106
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $43,869
Average Household Income $56,083
Per Capita Income $19,557


Total Housing Units 2,801 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,622 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 878 (31.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 301 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $85,163
Average Home Value $105,133


Total Households 2,500
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 1,848
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 0.19% 0.11%
Households 0.18% 0.1%
Families 0.12% 0.06%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   2.59%


Bailey County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bailey 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 # 190 26th
Population Density # 180 30th
Diversity Index # 40 85th
Median Household Income # 170 33rd
Per Capita Income # 226 11th

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