Dallam County TX Information


Dallam County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,189
Daytime Population: Workers 4,037
Daytime Population: Residents 3,370
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,407
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 7,150
Population in Familes 6,063
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $47,953
Average Household Income $64,166
Per Capita Income $23,442


Total Housing Units 3,051 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,536 (50.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,080 (35.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 435 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $86,242
Average Home Value $110,124


Total Households 2,616
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 1,854
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 0.97% 0.87%
Households 0.92% 0.84%
Families 0.86% 0.78%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   2.57%


Dallam County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dallam 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 # 191 25th
Population Density # 203 20th
Diversity Index # 47 82nd
Median Household Income # 130 49th
Per Capita Income # 161 37th

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