Mitchell County TX Information


Mitchell County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 9,214
Daytime Population: Workers 2,199
Daytime Population: Residents 4,783
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,982
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 7,135
Population in Familes 5,932
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,079
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 77


Median Household Income $44,507
Average Household Income $59,253
Per Capita Income $18,689


Total Housing Units 4,119 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,005 (48.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 838 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,276 (31.0%)
Median Home Value $65,156
Average Home Value $83,392


Total Households 2,843
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 1,933
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 -0.28% 0.15%
Households 0.17% 0.13%
Families 0.09% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.38%


Mitchell County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mitchell 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 # 172 33rd
Population Density # 170 33rd
Diversity Index # 7 98th
Median Household Income # 166 35th
Per Capita Income # 237 7th

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