Hood County TX Information


Hood County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 56,653
Daytime Population: Workers 18,090
Daytime Population: Residents 32,029
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 50,119
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 55,894
Population in Familes 46,880
Population in Group Qrtrs 759
Population Density2 135
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $59,464
Average Household Income $83,124
Per Capita Income $34,264


Total Housing Units 27,219 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,516 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,476 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,227 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $200,193
Average Home Value $239,284


Total Households 22,992
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 16,406
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 1.41% 1.48%
Households 1.39% 1.49%
Families 1.32% 1.44%
Median Household Income   2.67%
Per Capita Income   2.67%


Hood County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hood 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 # 59 77th
Population Density # 40 85th
Diversity Index # 230 10th
Median Household Income # 31 88th
Per Capita Income # 16 94th

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