Donley County TX Information


Donley County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,542
Daytime Population: Workers 1,107
Daytime Population: Residents 2,196
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,303
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 3,262
Population in Familes 2,652
Population in Group Qrtrs 280
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $48,689
Average Household Income $63,200
Per Capita Income $26,957


Total Housing Units 2,133 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,017 (47.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 418 (19.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 698 (32.7%)
Median Home Value $67,722
Average Home Value $112,021


Total Households 1,435
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 936
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 -0.51% -0.82%
Households -0.76% -0.92%
Families -0.85% -0.98%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   2.5%


Donley County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Donley 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 # 219 14th
Population Density # 214 16th
Diversity Index # 225 11th
Median Household Income # 121 53rd
Per Capita Income # 78 70th

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