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The City of Goree had a population of 220 as of July 1, 2016. Goree ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Goree is located at latitude 33.468 and longitude -99.5236 in Knox County. The formal boundaries for the City of Goree (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Knox County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,453 feet.

The City of Goree (GNIS ID: 2410624) 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 Goree is located within Goree Division of Knox County.

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

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


Total Population 220
Population in Households 220
Population in Familes 186
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 152
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 81
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 55
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 137 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 71 (51.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 10 ( 7.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 56 (40.9%)
Median Home Value $57,609
Average Home Value $76,056


Median Household Income $30,616
Average Household Income $49,216
Per Capita Income $20,411
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.3% 1.5%
Households 1.24% 1.21%
Families 0.9% 1.41%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
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.

Goree, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Goree 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 # 1517 13th
Population Density1 # 1571 10th
Diversity Index2 # 511 71st
Median Household Income # 1521 13th
Per Capita Income # 1102 37th

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