The City of Waskom had a population of 2,272 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Waskom is located at latitude 32.4766 and longitude -94.0646 in Harrison County. The formal boundaries for the City of Waskom (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Harrison County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 285 feet.
The City of Waskom (GNIS ID: 2412190) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Waskom population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||2,272|
|Population in Familes||1,921|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.64|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||962 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||609 (63.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||250 (26.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||103 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$135,307|
|Average Home Value||$162,849|
|Median Household Income||$51,924|
|Average Household Income||$56,470|
|Per Capita Income||$21,825|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.87%|
|Per Capita Income||2.27%|
The table below compares Waskom to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 664||62nd|
|Population Density1||# 833||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 565||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 635||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 890||49th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.