La Coste, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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La Coste, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of LaCoste had a population of 1,080 as of July 1, 2017. La Coste ranks in the upper 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 La Coste is located at latitude 29.31 and longitude -98.8111 in Medina County. The formal boundaries for the City of LaCoste (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.63 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Medina County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 712 feet.

The City of LaCoste (GNIS ID: 2411589) 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 LaCoste is located within Castroville-LaCoste Division of Medina County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with La Coste population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for La Coste: Fernando, Lacoste.

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La Coste, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,080
Daytime Population: Workers 139
Daytime Population: Residents 607
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 746
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 1,080
Population in Familes 920
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,712
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $44,773
Average Household Income $68,389
Per Capita Income $24,663


Total Housing Units 442 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 297 (67.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 94 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 50 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $73,864
Average Home Value $97,643


Total Households 392
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 286
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.49% -0.52%
Households -0.58% -0.67%
Families -0.52% -0.71%
Median Household Income   3.5%
Per Capita Income   3.52%

La Coste, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares La Coste to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 966 45th
Population Density # 374 79th
Diversity Index # 529 70th
Median Household Income # 945 46th
Per Capita Income # 790 55th

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