Denton County TX Information


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  1. Denton County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forDenton County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. Texas Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 848,929
Population in Households 837,506
Population in Familes 700,221
Population in Group Qrtrs 11,423
Population Density2 966
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $81,357
Average Household Income $106,641
Per Capita Income $38,521


Total Housing Units 317,876 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 194,974 (61.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 109,216 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,686 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $241,679
Average Home Value $297,851


Total Households 304,190
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 211,426
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 3.05% 2.91%
Households 2.9% 2.85%
Families 2.83% 2.8%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   1.98%


Denton County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Denton 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 # 9 97th
Population Density # 7 98th
Diversity Index # 96 63rd
Median Household Income # 5 98th
Per Capita Income # 7 98th

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