HarrisCountyTargetAreaProfiles

Harris County Target Area Profiles


Harris County Community Services Target Area Profiles provide demographic information for all Harris County Low to Moderate Income (LMI) target areas. They contain data on population size, age, race, income, education level, and other important demographic characteristics. Target Area Profiles provide a more traditional way of looking at data and give the viewer the opportunity to print the document. 

Key Features: 

  • Provides demographic information for Target Areas and Harris County to compare the smaller geographies to Harris County values. 
  • Provides an interactive land use and facilities map to explore target areas in depth.  

Uses:
  • Understanding Population Size and Demographics for Target Areas and Harris County. 
  • Analysis of Demographic Characteristics (race, income, education level) 
  • Determining Areas with Higher Needs for Affordable Housing 
  • Allocating Grant Funding for Specific Areas 
  • Informing Decision-Making for Community Development and

Public Service Projects 
  • Identifying Areas for Targeted Planning and Development Efforts 
  • Improving Quality of Life for Residents through Targeted Programs and Projects 
  • Grant Writing 
  • Can be used to determine areas with a higher need for funding 

Access Target Area Profiles:
All Target Area Profiles.pdf 

Target area PDFs provide a traditional way of viewing data. To view Community Demographics data in a new and interactive format click this Website.  

Harris County Community Demographics


The Harris County Community Demographic Experience Builder application is an online tool designed to provide demographic information in an easy-to-understand format. It contains data on population size, age, race, income, education level, and other important demographic characteristics. The dashboard is interactive, user-friendly, and includes features such as clickable areas, zooming functions, and a built-in address search feature. 
 
Key Features: 

  • Filter data by special geographies, such as Harris County Service Area, Commissioner Precincts, and Low-to-Moderate Income Target Areas. 
  • Provides a spatial representation of demographic characteristics within Harris County. 
  • Click and zoom functions allow for deeper exploration of the data. 


Uses: 

  •  Understanding Population Size and Demographics by Service Area, Target Areas, and Harris County Commissioner Precincts
  • Analysis of Demographic Characteristics (race, income, education level) 
  • Determining Areas with Higher Needs for Affordable Housing 
  • Allocating Grant Funding for Specific Areas 
  • Informing Decision-Making for Community Development and Public Service Projects 
  • Identifying Areas for Targeted Planning and Development Efforts 
  • Improving Quality of Life for Residents through Targeted Programs and Projects 
  • Grant Writing 
  • Can be used to determine areas with a higher need for funding 
 
 

Access the Dashboard:
The Harris County Demographic Dashboard contains demographic data for specific HCCSD non-Census geographies. For Harris County demographics, including its incorporated cities, please visit the US Census website.