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Pleasanton, Texas - Basic Facts

Pleasanton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Pleasanton.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Atascosa County at latitude 28.9672 and longitude -98.4786. Atascosa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 361 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Pleasanton (see map) encompass a land area of 7.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pleasanton: Pleasantown.

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Pleasanton, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 9,235
Population in Households 9,036
Population in Familes 7,650
Population in Group Qrtrs 199
Population Density1 1,179
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 3,342
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 2,373
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,742 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,164 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,178 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 400 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $183,666
Average Home Value $216,158


Median Household Income $49,974
Average Household Income $61,419
Per Capita Income $22,658
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.78% 0.99%
Households 1.0% 1.13%
Families 1.09% 1.05%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   3.0%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Pleasanton, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pleasanton to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 255 86th
Population Density1 # 595 66th
Diversity Index2 # 542 69th
Median Household Income # 642 63rd
Per Capita Income # 754 57th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.