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Hooks, Texas - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Bowie County at latitude 33.4662 and longitude -94.2885. Bowie County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 374 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Hooks (see map) encompass a land area of 2.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 2,794
Population in Households 2,794
Population in Familes 2,250
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,341
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 1,111
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 728
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,298 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 668 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 443 (34.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $80,588
Average Home Value $100,599


Median Household Income $40,303
Average Household Income $49,184
Per Capita Income $19,576
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.21% 0.24%
Households 0.26% 0.25%
Families 0.13% 0.14%
Median Household Income   2.9%
Per Capita Income   2.84%
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.


Hooks, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hooks 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 # 577 67th
Population Density1 # 516 71st
Diversity Index2 # 1013 42nd
Median Household Income # 994 43rd
Per Capita Income # 1054 40th

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