Rockwall County TX Information

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Rockwall County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Rockwall County TX Housing Affordability Index is 156
State of Texas Housing Affordability Index is 132
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Rockwall County TX Wealth Index is 146
State of Texas Wealth Index is 94
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 104,229 (100%)
Population in Households 103,422 (99.2%)
Population in Families 93,422 (89.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 807 ( 0.8%)
Population Density 821
Diversity Index2 59
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $96,965
Average Household Income $115,409
Per Capita Income $38,614
Wealth Index4 146

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 36,585 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29,824 (81.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,018 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,743 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $254,332
Housing Affordability Index3 156
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 34,842
Average Household Size 2.97
Family Households 28,025
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 3.14% 3.43%
Households 3.02% 3.38%
Families 2.99% 3.35%
Median Household Income   1.59%
Per Capita Income   2.03%

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Rockwall County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Rockwall County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 40 85th
Population Density # 11 96th
Diversity Index # 145 43rd
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 10 96th

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