Terry County TX Information


Terry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 12,923
Daytime Population: Workers 4,330
Daytime Population: Residents 7,395
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,725
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 11,753
Population in Familes 10,122
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,170
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $43,108
Average Household Income $63,107
Per Capita Income $22,419


Total Housing Units 4,905 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,863 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,411 (28.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 631 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $72,623
Average Home Value $99,817


Total Households 4,274
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 3,115
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 0.29% 0.18%
Households 0.24% 0.14%
Families 0.18% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.33%
Per Capita Income   2.57%


Terry County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Terry 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 # 152 41st
Population Density # 154 40th
Diversity Index # 64 74th
Median Household Income # 179 30th
Per Capita Income # 187 27th

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