Winkler County TX Information


Winkler County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,979
Daytime Population: Workers 2,353
Daytime Population: Residents 5,181
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,534
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 7,882
Population in Familes 6,845
Population in Group Qrtrs 97
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 74


Median Household Income $44,164
Average Household Income $55,732
Per Capita Income $20,373


Total Housing Units 3,143 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,302 (73.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 585 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 256 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $48,648
Average Home Value $60,567


Total Households 2,887
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 2,123
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 1.6% 0.39%
Households 1.57% 0.36%
Families 1.51% 0.31%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   2.25%


Winkler County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Winkler 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 # 181 29th
Population Density # 177 31st
Diversity Index # 19 92nd
Median Household Income # 167 35th
Per Capita Income # 218 15th

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