Carson County TX Information


Carson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,105
Population in Households 6,079
Population in Familes 5,292
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density1 7
Diversity Index2 31


Median Household Income $61,632
Average Household Income $79,009
Per Capita Income $31,685


Total Housing Units 2,784 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,059 (74.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 376 (13.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 349 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $98,865
Average Home Value $162,020


Total Households 2,435
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 1,781
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 -0.15% 0.09%
Households -0.08% 0.07%
Families -0.14% 0.03%
Median Household Income   3.4%
Per Capita Income   3.53%


Carson County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carson 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 # 196 23rd
Population Density # 189 26th
Diversity Index # 246 4th
Median Household Income # 25 91st
Per Capita Income # 28 89th

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