Baylor County TX Information


Baylor County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,654
Daytime Population: Workers 1,320
Daytime Population: Residents 2,328
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,648
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 3,589
Population in Familes 2,831
Population in Group Qrtrs 65
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $42,928
Average Household Income $61,342
Per Capita Income $27,786


Total Housing Units 2,684 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,136 (42.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 501 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,047 (39.0%)
Median Home Value $80,968
Average Home Value $112,368


Total Households 1,637
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 1,013
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 -0.27% -0.2%
Households -0.27% -0.2%
Families -0.35% -0.26%
Median Household Income   1.44%
Per Capita Income   2.81%


Baylor County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Baylor 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 # 217 15th
Population Density # 210 18th
Diversity Index # 223 13th
Median Household Income # 182 29th
Per Capita Income # 60 77th

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