Blossom, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Blossom, Texas - Basic Facts

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The City of Blossom had a population of 1,654 as of July 1, 2016. Blossom 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 Blossom is located at latitude 33.6633 and longitude -95.3837 in Lamar County. The formal boundaries for the City of Blossom (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Lamar County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 528 feet.

The City of Blossom (GNIS ID: 2409867) 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 Blossom is located within Blossom Division of Lamar County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Blossom 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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City of Blossom, TX Boundary Map



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

POPULATION

Total Population 1,654
Population in Households 1,654
Population in Familes 1,452
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 648
Diversity Index2 23
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 642
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 488
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 655 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 493 (75.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 148 (22.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 ( 2.0%)
Median Home Value $85,403
Average Home Value $131,288
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $43,093
Average Household Income $56,657
Per Capita Income $21,980
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.64% 0.98%
Households 1.92% 1.13%
Families 2.67% 1.08%
Median Household Income   3.79%
Per Capita Income   2.23%
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.

Blossom, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Blossom 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 # 786 55th
Population Density1 # 1027 41st
Diversity Index2 # 1530 13th
Median Household Income # 927 47th
Per Capita Income # 930 47th

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