Young County TX Information


Young County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 19,016
Daytime Population: Workers 8,113
Daytime Population: Residents 10,738
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,851
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 18,737
Population in Familes 15,785
Population in Group Qrtrs 279
Population Density2 21
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $45,173
Average Household Income $67,287
Per Capita Income $26,510


Total Housing Units 8,819 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,295 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,126 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,398 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $97,654
Average Home Value $134,613


Total Households 7,421
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 5,254
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 0.34% 0.28%
Households 0.15% 0.16%
Families 0.08% 0.11%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   2.69%


Young County TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Young 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 # 126 51st
Population Density # 134 48th
Diversity Index # 202 21st
Median Household Income # 157 39th
Per Capita Income # 87 66th

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