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Pilot Point, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Pilot Point had a population of 4,297 as of July 1, 2017. Pilot Point ranks in the upper 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 Pilot Point is located at latitude 33.396 and longitude -96.9528 in Denton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Pilot Point (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Denton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 722 feet.

The City of Pilot Point (GNIS ID: 2411421) 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 Pilot Point is located within Pilot Point-Aubrey Division of Denton County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pilot Point: Pilotpoint.

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


Total Population 4,297
Daytime Population: Workers 2,150
Daytime Population: Residents 2,117
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,267
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 4,181
Population in Familes 3,567
Population in Group Qrtrs 116
Population Density2 1,162
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $56,970
Average Household Income $70,950
Per Capita Income $25,451


Total Housing Units 1,568 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 922 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 525 (33.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 120 ( 7.7%)
Median Home Value $154,315
Average Home Value $205,547


Total Households 1,448
Average Household Size 2.89
Family Households 1,054
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 1.53% 1.92%
Households 1.61% 1.94%
Families 1.38% 1.76%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.81%

Pilot Point, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pilot Point 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 # 449 74th
Population Density # 616 65th
Diversity Index # 348 80th
Median Household Income # 477 73rd
Per Capita Income # 723 59th

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