Willacy County TX Information


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  1. Willacy County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forWillacy County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Willacy County TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 19,806
Population in Households 19,699
Population in Familes 17,969
Population in Group Qrtrs 107
Population Density2 34
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $29,512
Average Household Income $43,246
Per Capita Income $13,146


Total Housing Units 7,305 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,918 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,100 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,287 (17.6%)
Median Home Value $64,626
Average Home Value $95,679


Total Households 6,018
Average Household Size 3.27
Family Households 4,792
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -1.34% 0.3%
Households 0.52% 0.3%
Families 0.48% 0.27%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   2.08%


Willacy County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Willacy 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 # 125 51st
Population Density # 105 59th
Diversity Index # 219 14th
Median Household Income # 250 2nd
Per Capita Income # 252 1st

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