Tarrant County TX Information


Tarrant County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,071,433
Population in Households 2,047,194
Population in Familes 1,716,934
Population in Group Qrtrs 24,239
Population Density2 2,399
Diversity Index3 75


Median Household Income $62,234
Average Household Income $86,805
Per Capita Income $31,333


Total Housing Units 782,766 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 447,684 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 291,822 (37.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 43,260 ( 5.5%)
Median Home Value $176,750
Average Home Value $234,293


Total Households 739,506
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 509,187
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 1.66% 1.53%
Households 1.44% 1.43%
Families 1.37% 1.38%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.06%


Tarrant County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tarrant 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 # 3 99th
Population Density # 3 99th
Diversity Index # 16 94th
Median Household Income # 24 91st
Per Capita Income # 34 87th

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