Kosse, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Kosse, Texas - Basic Facts

The Town of Kosse had a population of 397 as of July 1, 2016. Kosse 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 Kosse is located at latitude 31.3074 and longitude -96.6295 in Limestone County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Kosse (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Limestone County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 499 feet.

The Town of Kosse (GNIS ID: 2412846) 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 Kosse is located within Kosse Division of Limestone County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Kosse 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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Kosse, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 397
Population in Households 395
Population in Familes 320
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 308
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 161
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 110
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 250 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 121 (48.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 41 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 89 (35.6%)
Median Home Value $97,436
Average Home Value $206,352


Median Household Income $54,549
Average Household Income $59,812
Per Capita Income $25,135
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -2.46% -1.45%
Households -2.53% -1.41%
Families -1.25% -1.5%
Median Household Income   0.9%
Per Capita Income   1.32%
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.

Kosse, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kosse 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 # 1334 24th
Population Density1 # 1374 21st
Diversity Index2 # 1197 32nd
Median Household Income # 496 72nd
Per Capita Income # 647 63rd

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