Upton County TX Information


Upton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 3,541
Population in Households 3,480
Population in Familes 3,007
Population in Group Qrtrs 61
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $50,438
Average Household Income $66,514
Per Capita Income $25,165


Total Housing Units 1,594 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 976 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 348 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 270 (16.9%)
Median Home Value $60,494
Average Home Value $93,981


Total Households 1,324
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 947
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 0.66% 0.35%
Households 0.64% 0.35%
Families 0.58% 0.29%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   2.73%


Upton County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Upton 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 # 220 14th
Population Density # 222 13th
Diversity Index # 20 93rd
Median Household Income # 96 63rd
Per Capita Income # 121 53rd

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