Tira, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Tira, Texas - Basic Facts

The Town of Tira had a population of 322 as of July 1, 2017. Tira ranks in the lower 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 Tira is located at latitude 33.3291 and longitude -95.5361 in Hopkins County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Tira (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Hopkins County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 469 feet.

The Town of Tira (GNIS ID: 2413394) 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 Town of Tira is located within North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff Division of Hopkins County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tira 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 Tira: Chapman Arms.

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


Total Population 322
Population in Households 322
Population in Familes 284
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 227
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 131
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 101
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 154 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 109 (70.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 22 (14.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 23 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $85,500
Average Home Value $176,126


Median Household Income $53,525
Average Household Income $72,676
Per Capita Income $26,910
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.12% 1.03%
Households 0.99% 1.05%
Families 2.57% 0.78%
Median Household Income   1.33%
Per Capita Income   2.61%
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.

Tira, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tira 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 # 1413 19th
Population Density1 # 1468 16th
Diversity Index2 # 1428 18th
Median Household Income # 589 66th
Per Capita Income # 601 66th

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