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Danbury, Texas - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Brazoria County at latitude 29.2283 and longitude -95.3449. Brazoria County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 23 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Danbury (see map) encompass a land area of 0.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,830
Population in Households 1,801
Population in Familes 1,618
Population in Group Qrtrs 29
Population Density1 1,914
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 639
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 504
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 680 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 517 (76.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 123 (18.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 41 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $142,782
Average Home Value $173,155


Median Household Income $66,250
Average Household Income $82,592
Per Capita Income $28,833
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.54% 1.88%
Households 1.65% 1.93%
Families 1.66% 1.87%
Median Household Income   3.95%
Per Capita Income   2.44%
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.


Danbury, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Danbury 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 # 742 58th
Population Density1 # 315 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 940 46th
Median Household Income # 255 86th
Per Capita Income # 329 81st

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