Lamb County TX Information


Lamb County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,184
Daytime Population: Workers 4,765
Daytime Population: Residents 8,351
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,116
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 13,000
Population in Familes 11,195
Population in Group Qrtrs 184
Population Density2 13
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $40,089
Average Household Income $59,805
Per Capita Income $22,012


Total Housing Units 6,104 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,362 (55.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,438 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,304 (21.4%)
Median Home Value $65,780
Average Home Value $84,726


Total Households 4,800
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 3,476
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 -0.8% -0.85%
Households -0.78% -0.84%
Families -0.85% -0.9%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   2.93%


Lamb County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lamb 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 # 150 41st
Population Density # 159 38th
Diversity Index # 23 92nd
Median Household Income # 215 16th
Per Capita Income # 197 23rd

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