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Lometa, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Lometa is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Lampasas County at latitude 31.2167 and longitude -98.3924. Lampasas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,493 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Lometa, but most people and references simply refer to it as Lometa, Texas.

The P1 Census Class Code for Lometa indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Lometa (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Lometa, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 857
Population in Households 831
Population in Familes 676
Population in Group Qrtrs 26
Population Density1 973
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 300
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 190
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 352 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 174 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 126 (35.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 52 (14.8%)
Median Home Value $60,593
Average Home Value $76,429


Median Household Income $33,294
Average Household Income $39,876
Per Capita Income $14,861
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.03% -0.02%
Households -0.08% 0.0%
Families -0.73% -0.21%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   3.92%
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.


Lometa, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lometa to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 1050 40th
Population Density1 # 730 58th
Diversity Index2 # 323 82nd
Median Household Income # 1336 24th
Per Capita Income # 1386 21st

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