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Van Horn, Texas - Basic Facts

The Town of Van Horn had a population of 1,958 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Van Horn is located at latitude 31.0407 and longitude -104.8342 in Culberson County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Van Horn (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Culberson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 4,042 feet.

The Town of Van Horn (GNIS ID: 2413422) 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 Van Horn is located within Van Horn Division of Culberson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Van Horn population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Van Horn, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,958
Population in Households 1,948
Population in Familes 1,653
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density1 690
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 755
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 520
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 898 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 534 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 222 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 143 (15.9%)
Median Home Value $46,107
Average Home Value $67,777


Median Household Income $40,440
Average Household Income $55,150
Per Capita Income $21,305
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.83% -0.76%
Households -0.5% -0.54%
Families -0.57% -0.62%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
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.

Van Horn, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Van Horn to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 720 59th
Population Density1 # 990 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 558 68th
Median Household Income # 1079 38th
Per Capita Income # 989 44th

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