Tom Green County, TX

118,386 Population
1,522 square miles 77.8 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.4%
was 0.4%
Ranked 38th Highest in TX
Population Density
77.8
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
53.5%
was 51.6%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
6.4%
was 7.6%
Ranked 41st Highest in TX
Percent Under 18
23.4%
was 23.4%
Ranked 46th Highest in TX
Percent 65 and Over
15.0%
was 14.5%
Ranked 12th Highest in TX

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.4
was 4.1
Ranked 14th Lowest in TX
Percent Living in Poverty
11.9%
was 16.4%
Ranked 15th Lowest in TX
Median Household Income
$47,637
was $48,114
Ranked 34th Highest in TX
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.9
47.6
US Gini Index is 42.0
Number of Businesses per 100,000
2,382
Ranked 62nd Highest in TX
Patents per 100,000
1
Ranked 110th Highest in TX

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
was 2.6
Ranked 58th Highest in TX
Violent Crimes per 100,000
32.2
was 29.6
Ranked 172nd Highest in TX
Property Crimes per 100,000
283.2
was 272.3
Ranked 202nd Highest in TX

 Housing

Total Housing Units
48,470
was 48,282
Ranked 38th Highest in TX
Median Rent
$846
was $883
Ranked 33rd Highest in TX
Total Building Permits
526
was 405
 
Occupied Housing Units
43,497
was 44,422
 
Homeownership Rate
60.9%
was 60.5%
Ranked 34th Highest in TX
Single Family Building Permits
326
was 229
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
31.8
was 31.7
Ranked 48th Highest in TX
Rental Vacancy Rate
22.6%
was 18.0%
Ranked 36th Highest in TX
Multifamily Building Permits
200
was 176
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.6
was 2.5
Ranked 49th Highest in TX
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
11.2
was 8.6
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
4.6
was 3.6
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
89.7%
was 95.2%
Ranked 35th Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
77.9%
Ranked 32nd Highest in TX
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 99.5%
Ranked 1st Highest in TX

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
84.3%
was 83.4%
Ranked 31st Highest in TX
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
25.0%
was 23.6%
Ranked 22nd Highest in TX

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