Lubbock County TX Information


Lubbock County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 308,733
Daytime Population: Workers 149,104
Daytime Population: Residents 159,590
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 308,694
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 296,381
Population in Familes 227,101
Population in Group Qrtrs 12,352
Population Density2 345
Diversity Index3 69


Median Household Income $48,186
Average Household Income $68,891
Per Capita Income $26,502


Total Housing Units 125,583 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 64,363 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 51,544 (41.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,676 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $132,747
Average Home Value $177,286


Total Households 115,907
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 71,968
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 1.42% 1.35%
Households 1.27% 1.32%
Families 1.17% 1.25%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   2.53%


Lubbock County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lubbock 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 # 18 93rd
Population Density # 19 93rd
Diversity Index # 62 76th
Median Household Income # 126 51st
Per Capita Income # 88 66th

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