DeWitt County TX Information


DeWitt County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 20,797
Daytime Population: Workers 7,503
Daytime Population: Residents 12,077
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 19,580
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 18,965
Population in Familes 15,713
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,832
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $45,009
Average Household Income $66,387
Per Capita Income $25,981


Total Housing Units 9,697 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,586 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,081 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,030 (20.9%)
Median Home Value $96,879
Average Home Value $160,101


Total Households 7,667
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 5,206
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 0.47% 0.56%
Households 0.48% 0.61%
Families 0.41% 0.55%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   2.98%


DeWitt County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares DeWitt 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 # 119 54th
Population Density # 126 51st
Diversity Index # 56 78th
Median Household Income # 160 37th
Per Capita Income # 104 59th

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