Cottle County TX Information


Cottle County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,412
Daytime Population: Workers 488
Daytime Population: Residents 826
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,314
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 1,412
Population in Familes 1,147
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 2
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $38,299
Average Household Income $50,469
Per Capita Income $22,697


Total Housing Units 957 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 438 (45.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 197 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 322 (33.6%)
Median Home Value $46,398
Average Home Value $63,927


Total Households 635
Average Household Size 2.22
Family Households 408
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 -0.88% -1.06%
Households -0.88% -1.06%
Families -0.94% -1.15%
Median Household Income   0.92%
Per Capita Income   2.39%


Cottle County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cottle 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 # 242 5th
Population Density # 235 8th
Diversity Index # 116 55th
Median Household Income # 232 9th
Per Capita Income # 182 29th

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