Garza County TX Information


Garza County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,041
Daytime Population: Workers 2,025
Daytime Population: Residents 3,119
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,144
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 4,263
Population in Familes 3,647
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,778
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $49,068
Average Household Income $65,638
Per Capita Income $22,885


Total Housing Units 2,279 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,103 (48.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 540 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 636 (27.9%)
Median Home Value $81,131
Average Home Value $127,448


Total Households 1,643
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 1,171
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 -0.92% -0.23%
Households -0.23% -0.29%
Families -0.3% -0.34%
Median Household Income   1.2%
Per Capita Income   2.14%


Garza County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Garza 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 # 193 24th
Population Density # 186 27th
Diversity Index # 65 75th
Median Household Income # 112 56th
Per Capita Income # 178 30th

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