Bowie County TX Information


Bowie County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 96,066
Population in Households 90,151
Population in Familes 75,001
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,915
Population Density1 109
Diversity Index2 57


Median Household Income $47,500
Average Household Income $66,728
Per Capita Income $25,795


Total Housing Units 39,987 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 21,792 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 14,150 (35.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,045 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $133,860
Average Home Value $180,305


Total Households 35,942
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 24,337
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 0.45% 0.39%
Households 0.44% 0.36%
Families 0.37% 0.31%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   2.49%


Bowie County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bowie 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 # 42 84th
Population Density # 44 83rd
Diversity Index # 151 41st
Median Household Income # 129 50th
Per Capita Income # 112 56th

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