Hondo, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Hondo, Texas - Basic Facts

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The City of Hondo had a population of 9,085 as of July 1, 2016. Hondo 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 Hondo is located at latitude 29.3542 and longitude -99.1618 in Medina County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hondo (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.72 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Medina County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 892 feet.

The City of Hondo (GNIS ID: 2410784) 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 Hondo is located within Hondo Division of Medina County.

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


Total Population 9,085
Population in Households 7,087
Population in Familes 5,979
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,998
Population Density1 935
Diversity Index2 66


Total Households 2,427
Average Household Size 2.92
Family Households 1,743
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,745 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,488 (54.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 939 (34.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 318 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $117,442
Average Home Value $145,514


Median Household Income $36,748
Average Household Income $50,527
Per Capita Income $19,962
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.51% 0.18%
Households 0.44% 0.16%
Families 0.4% 0.09%
Median Household Income   -2.15%
Per Capita Income   0.46%
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.

Hondo, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hondo 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 # 263 85th
Population Density1 # 773 56th
Diversity Index2 # 396 77th
Median Household Income # 1277 27th
Per Capita Income # 1139 35th

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