Knox City, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Knox City, Texas - Basic Facts

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The Town of Knox City had a population of 1,158 as of July 1, 2016. Knox City ranks in the upper 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 Knox City is located at latitude 33.4176 and longitude -99.8157 in Knox County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Knox City (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Knox County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,529 feet.

The Town of Knox City (GNIS ID: 2412844) 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 Knox City is located within Knox City Division of Knox County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Knox City: Orient.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 1,158
Population in Households 1,118
Population in Familes 910
Population in Group Qrtrs 40
Population Density1 1,390
Diversity Index2 68
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 459
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 302
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 586 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 324 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 135 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 127 (21.7%)
Median Home Value $39,372
Average Home Value $79,141
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,638
Average Household Income $49,938
Per Capita Income $20,263
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.39% 0.58%
Households 0.25% 0.52%
Families 0.49% 0.46%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   1.05%
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.

Knox City, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Knox City 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 # 934 47th
Population Density1 # 495 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 346 80th
Median Household Income # 1174 33rd
Per Capita Income # 1117 36th

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