Ector County TX Information


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  1. Ector County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forEctor County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Ector County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 163,331
Population in Households 160,695
Population in Familes 137,186
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,636
Population Density2 182
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $51,386
Average Household Income $70,958
Per Capita Income $25,605


Total Housing Units 61,621 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 39,658 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,808 (28.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,155 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $110,049
Average Home Value $152,169


Total Households 57,466
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 40,609
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 2.14% 1.46%
Households 2.03% 1.42%
Families 1.96% 1.37%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.8%


Ector County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ector 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 # 29 89th
Population Density # 33 87th
Diversity Index # 33 87th
Median Household Income # 83 68th
Per Capita Income # 114 56th

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