Scurry County TX Information


Scurry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 17,891
Daytime Population: Workers 6,805
Daytime Population: Residents 10,767
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,572
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 16,179
Population in Familes 13,719
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,712
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $50,757
Average Household Income $66,888
Per Capita Income $24,301


Total Housing Units 7,220 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,415 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,752 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,053 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $97,313
Average Home Value $127,486


Total Households 6,167
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 4,348
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 0.77% 0.67%
Households 0.76% 0.67%
Families 0.69% 0.63%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   1.99%


Scurry County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scurry 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 # 133 48th
Population Density # 139 46th
Diversity Index # 52 80th
Median Household Income # 88 66th
Per Capita Income # 139 46th

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