Hemphill County TX Information


Hemphill County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,411
Daytime Population: Workers 2,286
Daytime Population: Residents 2,771
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,057
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.15
Population in Households 4,371
Population in Familes 3,828
Population in Group Qrtrs 40
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $55,285
Average Household Income $75,618
Per Capita Income $27,155


Total Housing Units 1,794 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,147 (63.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 428 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 219 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $132,937
Average Home Value $152,572


Total Households 1,575
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 1,180
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 2.05% 1.64%
Households 1.82% 1.49%
Families 1.77% 1.46%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   3.09%


Hemphill County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hemphill 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 # 208 19th
Population Density # 202 21st
Diversity Index # 118 54th
Median Household Income # 43 83rd
Per Capita Income # 71 72nd

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