Travis County TX Information


Travis County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,210,061
Daytime Population: Workers 763,648
Daytime Population: Residents 570,647
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,334,295
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 1,187,131
Population in Familes 867,749
Population in Group Qrtrs 22,930
Population Density2 1,222
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $61,970
Average Household Income $93,821
Per Capita Income $37,224


Total Housing Units 514,738 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 235,194 (45.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 241,179 (46.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 38,365 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $266,009
Average Home Value $344,913


Total Households 476,373
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 268,709
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 2.33% 2.24%
Households 2.28% 2.22%
Families 2.17% 2.14%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   2.45%


Travis County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Travis 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 # 5 98th
Population Density # 5 98th
Diversity Index # 21 93rd
Median Household Income # 22 92nd
Per Capita Income # 9 97th

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