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Hughes Springs, Texas - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Cass County at latitude 32.9985 and longitude -94.6308. Cass County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 377 feet.

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Hughes Springs, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hughes Springs 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 # 750 57th
Population Density1 # 947 46th
Diversity Index2 # 898 49th
Median Household Income # 1606 8th
Per Capita Income # 1421 19th

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


Total Population 1,781
Population in Households 1,751
Population in Familes 1,448
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density1 721
Diversity Index2 47


Total Households 685
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 457
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 760 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 395 (52.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 290 (38.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 75 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $75,711
Average Home Value $95,000


Median Household Income $25,926
Average Household Income $35,216
Per Capita Income $14,230
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.28% 0.25%
Households 0.24% 0.17%
Families 1.33% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
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.

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