The La Paloma Census Designated Place had a population of 3,280 as of July 1, 2017. La Paloma ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for La Paloma is located at latitude 26.052 and longitude -97.6553 in Cameron County. The formal boundaries for the La Paloma Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cameron County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 49 feet.
The La Paloma Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408507) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The La Paloma Census Designated Place is located within Brownsville Division of Cameron County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with La Paloma population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||305|
|Daytime Population: Residents||2,262|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,567|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.78|
|Population in Households||3,280|
|Population in Familes||3,163|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$32,136|
|Average Household Income||$47,474|
|Per Capita Income||$10,523|
|Total Housing Units||838 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||628 (74.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||87 (10.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||123 (14.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,109|
|Average Home Value||$111,683|
|Average Household Size||4.59|
|Average Family Size||5|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.63%|
|Per Capita Income||3.32%|
The table below compares La Paloma to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.
|Total Population||# 530||70th|
|Population Density||# 432||75th|
|Diversity Index||# 1313||25th|
|Median Household Income||# 1509||14th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1670||5th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.