In 2017, Ellis County, TX had a population of 164k people with a median age of 36 and a median household income of $67,371. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Ellis County, TX grew from 160,225 to 164,092, a 2.41% increase and its median household income grew from $64,382 to $67,371, a 4.64% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ellis County, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.6%), White (Hispanic) (18.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.92%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (3.76%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.96%). N/A% of the people in Ellis County, TX speak a non-English language, and 94.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ellis County, TX are Southwestern Assemblies of God University (580 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Ellis County, TX is $158,200, and the homeownership rate is 73.1%. Most people in Ellis County, TX commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Ellis County, TX is 2 cars per household.