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Wallis, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Wallis is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Austin County at latitude 29.632 and longitude -96.0635. Austin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 128 feet.

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

The P1 Census Class Code for Wallis 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 Wallis (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,306
Population in Households 1,306
Population in Familes 1,101
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 873
Diversity Index2 71


Total Households 505
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 364
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 587 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 373 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 132 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 82 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $92,000
Average Home Value $121,304


Median Household Income $40,234
Average Household Income $48,950
Per Capita Income $18,684
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.0% 0.92%
Households 1.05% 1.05%
Families 0.93% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   2.83%
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.


Wallis, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wallis 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 # 879 50th
Population Density1 # 804 54th
Diversity Index2 # 220 88th
Median Household Income # 997 43rd
Per Capita Income # 1140 35th

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