Grimes County TX Information


Grimes County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 28,386
Daytime Population: Workers 7,423
Daytime Population: Residents 17,159
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,582
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 25,397
Population in Familes 21,489
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,989
Population Density2 36
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $51,313
Average Household Income $68,197
Per Capita Income $24,829


Total Housing Units 11,668 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,174 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,411 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,083 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $125,155
Average Home Value $172,170


Total Households 9,585
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 6,816
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 0.9% 0.94%
Households 1.02% 1.05%
Families 0.96% 1.0%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.7%


Grimes County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grimes 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 # 98 62nd
Population Density # 100 61st
Diversity Index # 85 67th
Median Household Income # 79 69th
Per Capita Income # 128 50th

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