2010 Census - Texas Summary File 1 Data

Summary File 1 (SF 1) contains the data compiled from the questions asked of all people and about every housing unit. Population items include sex, age, race, Hispanic or Latino origin, household relationship, household type, household size, family type, family size, and group quarters. Housing items include occupancy status, vacancy status, and tenure (whether a housing unit is owner-occupied or renter-occupied). There are 177 population tables (identified with a "P") and 58 housing tables (identified with an "H ") shown down to the block level; 82 population tables (identified with a "PCT ") and 4 housing tables (identified with an "HCT ") shown down to the census tract level; and 10 population tables (identified with a "PCO ") shown down to the county level, for a total of 331 tables. There are 14 population tables and 4 housing tables shown down to the block level and 5 population tables shown down to the census tract level that are repeated by the major race and Hispanic or Latino groups. SF 1 includes population and housing characteristics for the total population, population totals for an extensive list of race (American Indian and Alaska Native tribes, Asian, and Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander) and Hispanic or Latino groups, and population and housing characteristics for a limited list of race and Hispanic or Latino groups.

Data Downloads

  • Raw Census Files
    Download all files for the State of Texas to the block level. These files provide the greatest detail available from the Summary File 1 data. There are 48 files total; 47 data files and 1 geo file.
  • State & Place
    This compressed (.zip) file contains 47 comma-delimited data files and 1 comma-delimited geo file. Each file contains a header row and data from the Summary File 1 data. The contents include data for the state, place, CBSA, etc. (Any record that did not have a county identifier is in this file).
  • County Level
    A list of Texas counties compressed (.zip) CSV files that can be downloaded individually. These compressed (.zip) comma-delimited files contain a header row and data for the county level Summary File 1 data. The contents include individual county level data down to the block level.
  • Summary Level
    A list of summary level compressed (.zip) CSV files that can be downloaded individually. These compressed (.zip) comma-delimited files contain a header row and data for the summary level Summary File 1 data.
  • Census Bureau Data Download  [Instructions to access data files via FTP]
    Download the single Summary File 1 for Texas

Geographic Profiles

Frequently requested data items have been compiled in a 58 page set of profiles which are available for the State of Texas, Counties, Core Based Statistical Areas, and Places.
  • State of Texas: Download a PDF file containing a 58-page profile for the State of Texas.
  • County: Download a PDF file containing a 58-page profile for each county separately
  • Core Based Statistical Area
    Download a PDF file containing a 58-page profile for each of the Texas Metropolitan & Micropolitan Statistical Areas.
  • Places: Places: Download a PDF file containing a 58-page profile for each Place separately.

Tables & Maps

  • Descriptive Tables
    Population and Housing characteristics are shown compiled for the State of Texas Counties.
    NOTE: All tables in this section should be referenced as data from 2010 Census of Population, U.S. Bureau of the Census as compiled by the Texas State Data Center, The University of Texas at San Antonio.

Documentation & Reference Information

  • Technical Documentation
    Technical documentation for Summary File data provides the data dictionary, table matrices, and geographic summary levels necessary for utilizing the data files provided in the previous section.
  • U.S. Census Bureau Summary File 1 Release Information
    Provides information about the SF1 file release, comparison with the Census 2000 SF1, and related documents.