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Carrizo Springs, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Carrizo Springs is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Dimmit County at latitude 28.5258 and longitude -99.8593. Dimmit County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 604 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Carrizo Springs, but most people and references simply refer to it as Carrizo Springs, Texas.

The P1 Census Class Code for Carrizo Springs indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Carrizo Springs (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 5,627
Population in Households 5,553
Population in Familes 4,872
Population in Group Qrtrs 74
Population Density1 1,821
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 1,904
Average Household Size 2.92
Family Households 1,437
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,226 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,279 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 625 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 322 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $73,152
Average Home Value $94,253


Median Household Income $28,088
Average Household Income $37,947
Per Capita Income $13,108
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.11% 3.35%
Households 1.32% 3.55%
Families 1.11% 3.48%
Median Household Income   3.52%
Per Capita Income   3.01%
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.


Carrizo Springs, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carrizo 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 # 368 79th
Population Density1 # 341 81st
Diversity Index2 # 1053 40th
Median Household Income # 1522 13th
Per Capita Income # 1463 17th

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