Bastrop County TX Information


Bastrop County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 85,115
Daytime Population: Workers 20,490
Daytime Population: Residents 47,479
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 67,969
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 82,755
Population in Familes 70,191
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,360
Population Density2 96
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $56,915
Average Household Income $73,788
Per Capita Income $26,500


Total Housing Units 32,634 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 22,114 (67.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,465 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,055 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $152,034
Average Home Value $190,624


Total Households 29,579
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 21,323
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 1.92% 2.21%
Households 1.88% 2.22%
Families 1.81% 2.16%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.78%


Bastrop County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bastrop 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 # 46 82nd
Population Density # 48 81st
Diversity Index # 33 88th
Median Household Income # 37 86th
Per Capita Income # 89 65th

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