Caldwell County TX Information


Caldwell County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 42,070
Daytime Population: Workers 10,010
Daytime Population: Residents 23,364
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 33,374
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 38,694
Population in Familes 32,902
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,376
Population Density2 77
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $48,401
Average Household Income $64,334
Per Capita Income $23,522


Total Housing Units 15,095 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,218 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,470 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,407 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $126,553
Average Home Value $180,492


Total Households 13,688
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 9,861
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 1.39% 1.39%
Households 1.48% 1.49%
Families 1.42% 1.44%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   2.73%


Caldwell County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caldwell 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 # 78 70th
Population Density # 54 79th
Diversity Index # 32 88th
Median Household Income # 124 52nd
Per Capita Income # 156 39th

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