Colorado County TX Information


Colorado County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 21,654
Population in Households 21,304
Population in Familes 18,036
Population in Group Qrtrs 350
Population Density1 23
Diversity Index2 68


Median Household Income $49,220
Average Household Income $70,932
Per Capita Income $27,989


Total Housing Units 10,916 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,748 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,712 (15.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,456 (22.5%)
Median Home Value $152,628
Average Home Value $236,348


Total Households 8,460
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 5,860
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% 0.46%
Households 0.41% 0.45%
Families 0.34% 0.4%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.18%


Colorado County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Colorado 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 # 116 55th
Population Density # 129 50th
Diversity Index # 72 72nd
Median Household Income # 109 57th
Per Capita Income # 57 78th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.