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Muenster, Texas - Basic Facts

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The City of Muenster had a population of 1,523 as of July 1, 2017. Muenster 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 Muenster is located at latitude 33.653 and longitude -97.3757 in Cooke County. The formal boundaries for the City of Muenster (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.65 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cooke County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,001 feet.

The City of Muenster (GNIS ID: 2411191) 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 City of Muenster is located within Muenster Division of Cooke County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Muenster 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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Muenster, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,523
Daytime Population: Workers 1,136
Daytime Population: Residents 798
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,934
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.27
Population in Households 1,497
Population in Familes 1,258
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density2 575
Diversity Index3 15


Median Household Income $66,187
Average Household Income $89,556
Per Capita Income $34,598


Total Housing Units 643 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 449 (69.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 146 (22.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 49 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $146,875
Average Home Value $166,016


Total Households 594
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 403
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 -0.19% 0.07%
Households -0.18% 0.03%
Families -0.07% -0.1%
Median Household Income   3.02%
Per Capita Income   3.12%

Muenster, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Muenster 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 # 821 53rd
Population Density # 1099 37th
Diversity Index # 1636 6th
Median Household Income # 302 83rd
Per Capita Income # 241 86th

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