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Sealy, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Sealy is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Austin County at latitude 29.7688 and longitude -96.1617. Austin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 200 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Sealy, but most people and references simply refer to it as Sealy, Texas.

The P1 Census Class Code for Sealy indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Sealy (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles.

City of Sealy, TX Boundary Map

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

POPULATION

Total Population 6,108
Population in Households 6,096
Population in Familes 5,246
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density1 610
Diversity Index2 71
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,237
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 1,647
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,529 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,569 (62.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 668 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 292 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $147,910
Average Home Value $185,108
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,403
Average Household Income $68,186
Per Capita Income $24,543
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.35% 0.35%
Households 0.32% 0.41%
Families 1.69% 0.34%
Median Household Income   3.34%
Per Capita Income   3.55%
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.

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Sealy, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sealy 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 # 343 80th
Population Density1 # 1051 40th
Diversity Index2 # 237 86th
Median Household Income # 568 68th
Per Capita Income # 575 67th

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