Kaufman County TX Information


Kaufman County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 118,233
Daytime Population: Workers 33,574
Daytime Population: Residents 61,930
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 95,504
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 116,885
Population in Familes 103,322
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,348
Population Density2 151
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $66,927
Average Household Income $83,258
Per Capita Income $28,227


Total Housing Units 42,557 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,074 (70.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,395 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,088 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $170,698
Average Home Value $200,557


Total Households 39,469
Average Household Size 2.96
Family Households 30,866
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 1.87% 4.59%
Households 1.69% 4.51%
Families 1.63% 4.47%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.85%


Kaufman County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kaufman 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 # 39 85th
Population Density # 35 87th
Diversity Index # 137 46th
Median Household Income # 15 94th
Per Capita Income # 56 78th

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