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Pampa, Texas - Basic Facts

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The City of Pampa had a population of 18,762 as of July 1, 2016. Pampa ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Pampa is located at latitude 35.5479 and longitude -100.965 in Gray County. The formal boundaries for the City of Pampa (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Gray County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3,238 feet.

The City of Pampa (GNIS ID: 2411365) 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 Pampa is located within Pampa Division of Gray County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pampa: Glasgow, Sutton.

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


Total Population 18,762
Population in Households 18,558
Population in Familes 15,476
Population in Group Qrtrs 204
Population Density1 2,081
Diversity Index2 66


Total Households 7,302
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 4,993
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,632 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,196 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,107 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,330 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $78,496
Average Home Value $99,702


Median Household Income $45,774
Average Household Income $58,041
Per Capita Income $22,595
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.67% 0.56%
Households 0.43% 0.41%
Families 0.46% 0.34%
Median Household Income   2.24%
Per Capita Income   1.24%
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.

Pampa, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pampa 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 # 154 91st
Population Density1 # 285 84th
Diversity Index2 # 401 77th
Median Household Income # 799 54th
Per Capita Income # 871 50th

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