Knox County TX Information


Knox County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,937
Daytime Population: Workers 1,555
Daytime Population: Residents 2,542
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,097
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 3,833
Population in Familes 3,149
Population in Group Qrtrs 104
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $36,406
Average Household Income $51,231
Per Capita Income $21,155


Total Housing Units 2,137 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,144 (53.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 447 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 546 (25.5%)
Median Home Value $43,008
Average Home Value $70,629


Total Households 1,591
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 1,046
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 0.79% 0.62%
Households 0.76% 0.61%
Families 0.68% 0.55%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   2.44%


Knox County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Knox 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 # 212 17th
Population Density # 205 19th
Diversity Index # 41 84th
Median Household Income # 239 6th
Per Capita Income # 208 19th

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