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Groom, Texas - Basic Facts

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The Town of Groom had a population of 557 as of July 1, 2017. Groom ranks in 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 Groom is located at latitude 35.2076 and longitude -101.1055 in Carson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Groom (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Carson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3,255 feet.

The Town of Groom (GNIS ID: 2412711) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Groom is located within White Deer-Groom Division of Carson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Groom population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Groom, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 557
Daytime Population: Workers 267
Daytime Population: Residents 287
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 554
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 557
Population in Familes 471
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 749
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $58,221
Average Household Income $77,203
Per Capita Income $33,740


Total Housing Units 290 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 202 (69.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 44 (15.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 44 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $92,708
Average Home Value $151,368


Total Households 246
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 171
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.41% -0.65%
Households -0.39% -0.58%
Families -0.24% -0.71%
Median Household Income   5.06%
Per Capita Income   3.65%

Groom, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Groom 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1210 31st
Population Density # 919 48th
Diversity Index # 1445 17th
Median Household Income # 441 75th
Per Capita Income # 263 85th

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