Celeste, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Celeste, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Celeste had a population of 798 as of July 1, 2015. Celeste ranks in the lower quartile for 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 Celeste is located at latitude 33.2917 and longitude -96.1962 in Hunt County. The formal boundaries for the City of Celeste (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hunt County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 669 feet.

The City of Celeste 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 Celeste population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

City of Celeste, TX Boundary Map

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Celeste, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 798
Population in Households 798
Population in Familes 670
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 724
Diversity Index2 25
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 289
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 210
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 337 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 197 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 92 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 48 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $95,890
Average Home Value $123,864
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $47,004
Average Household Income $52,161
Per Capita Income $19,065
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.38% -0.4%
Households -0.33% -0.42%
Families -0.27% -0.58%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.15%
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.

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Celeste, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Celeste 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1078 39th
Population Density1 # 952 46th
Diversity Index2 # 1498 14th
Median Household Income # 813 54th
Per Capita Income # 1150 34th

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