Gregg County TX Information


Gregg County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 128,280
Daytime Population: Workers 74,797
Daytime Population: Residents 74,191
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 148,988
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.16
Population in Households 124,039
Population in Familes 102,352
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,241
Population Density2 469
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $48,465
Average Household Income $67,576
Per Capita Income $26,342


Total Housing Units 52,908 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28,368 (53.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 19,854 (37.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,686 ( 8.9%)
Median Home Value $145,585
Average Home Value $184,011


Total Households 48,222
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 32,651
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 0.73% 0.75%
Households 0.71% 0.73%
Families 0.63% 0.68%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   2.5%


Gregg County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gregg 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 # 36 86th
Population Density # 16 94th
Diversity Index # 63 76th
Median Household Income # 123 52nd
Per Capita Income # 95 63rd

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