The Sam Rayburn Census Designated Place had a population of 1,452 as of July 1, 2016. Sam Rayburn 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 Sam Rayburn is located at latitude 31.0773 and longitude -94.0255 in Jasper County. The formal boundaries for the Sam Rayburn Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.47 sq. miles and a water area of 1.46 sq. miles. Jasper County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 200 feet.
The Sam Rayburn Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586983) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Sam Rayburn Census Designated Place is located within Jasper Division of Jasper County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sam Rayburn population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,452|
|Population in Familes||1,232|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,164 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||518 (44.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||103 ( 8.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||543 (46.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$148,969|
|Average Home Value||$218,195|
|Median Household Income||$48,355|
|Average Household Income||$60,708|
|Per Capita Income||$25,744|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.93%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
The table below compares Sam Rayburn 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.
|Total Population||# 842||52nd|
|Population Density1||# 1549||11th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1486||15th|
|Median Household Income||# 716||59th|
|Per Capita Income||# 587||66th|
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