Taylor County TX Information


Taylor County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 139,013
Daytime Population: Workers 67,022
Daytime Population: Residents 76,615
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 143,637
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 134,205
Population in Familes 107,439
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,808
Population Density2 152
Diversity Index3 62


Median Household Income $48,170
Average Household Income $66,002
Per Capita Income $26,254


Total Housing Units 58,766 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 31,402 (53.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 22,352 (38.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,012 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $118,832
Average Home Value $158,172


Total Households 53,754
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 35,222
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% 0.79%
Households 0.8% 0.79%
Families 0.72% 0.73%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   2.39%


Taylor County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Taylor 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 # 30 89th
Population Density # 34 87th
Diversity Index # 122 52nd
Median Household Income # 127 50th
Per Capita Income # 100 61st

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