Swisher County TX Information


Swisher County Subdivisions

Swisher County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 7,561
Population in Households 6,916
Population in Familes 5,972
Population in Group Qrtrs 645
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $36,719
Average Household Income $49,888
Per Capita Income $18,858


Total Housing Units 3,221 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,870 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 767 (23.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 584 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $76,550
Average Home Value $95,134


Total Households 2,637
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 1,895
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 -0.46% -0.64%
Households -0.56% -0.74%
Families -0.62% -0.78%
Median Household Income   1.59%
Per Capita Income   1.99%


Swisher County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Swisher County to the other 254 counties and county equivalents in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 185 28th
Population Density # 182 29th
Diversity Index # 29 89th
Median Household Income # 231 9th
Per Capita Income # 229 10th

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