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Lockney, Texas - Basic Facts

Lockney is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Lockney.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Floyd County at latitude 34.1245 and longitude -101.4416. Floyd County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3,278 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Lockney (see map) encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,770
Population in Households 1,736
Population in Familes 1,561
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density1 1,146
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 623
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 482
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 769 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 442 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 181 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 146 (19.0%)
Median Home Value $77,152
Average Home Value $96,946


Median Household Income $36,448
Average Household Income $45,309
Per Capita Income $16,064
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.93% -0.84%
Households -0.74% -0.75%
Families -0.72% -0.8%
Median Household Income   3.99%
Per Capita Income   2.32%
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.


Lockney, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lockney 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 # 754 57th
Population Density1 # 616 65th
Diversity Index2 # 169 90th
Median Household Income # 1196 32nd
Per Capita Income # 1327 24th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.