Delta County TX Information


Delta County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,421
Daytime Population: Workers 989
Daytime Population: Residents 3,391
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,380
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 5,352
Population in Familes 4,512
Population in Group Qrtrs 69
Population Density2 21
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $40,045
Average Household Income $57,873
Per Capita Income $23,203


Total Housing Units 2,554 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,648 (64.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 505 (19.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 401 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $80,235
Average Home Value $112,106


Total Households 2,153
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 1,518
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 0.49% 0.44%
Households 0.42% 0.4%
Families 0.35% 0.34%
Median Household Income   4.07%
Per Capita Income   2.51%


Delta County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delta 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 # 202 21st
Population Density # 133 48th
Diversity Index # 222 13th
Median Household Income # 217 15th
Per Capita Income # 169 34th

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