Briscoe County TX Information


Briscoe County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,579
Daytime Population: Workers 521
Daytime Population: Residents 931
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,452
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 1,579
Population in Familes 1,333
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $38,836
Average Household Income $55,270
Per Capita Income $23,312


Total Housing Units 953 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 505 (53.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 161 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 287 (30.1%)
Median Home Value $49,510
Average Home Value $81,634


Total Households 666
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 462
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 -0.5% -1.07%
Households -0.53% -1.11%
Families -0.61% -1.15%
Median Household Income   3.21%
Per Capita Income   2.66%


Briscoe County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Briscoe 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 # 239 6th
Population Density # 231 9th
Diversity Index # 146 43rd
Median Household Income # 223 13th
Per Capita Income # 165 35th

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