Cooke County TX Information


Cooke County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 40,304
Daytime Population: Workers 16,442
Daytime Population: Residents 23,248
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,690
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 39,618
Population in Familes 33,360
Population in Group Qrtrs 686
Population Density2 46
Diversity Index3 52


Median Household Income $54,873
Average Household Income $69,837
Per Capita Income $26,514


Total Housing Units 17,321 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,480 (60.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,694 (27.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,147 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $139,959
Average Home Value $188,123


Total Households 15,174
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 10,736
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 0.66% 0.73%
Households 0.62% 0.71%
Families 0.55% 0.66%
Median Household Income   1.33%
Per Capita Income   2.13%


Cooke County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cooke 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 # 81 69th
Population Density # 85 67th
Diversity Index # 175 31st
Median Household Income # 45 83rd
Per Capita Income # 86 67th

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