The City of Vega had a population of 901 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Vega is located at latitude 35.2456 and longitude -102.4262 in Oldham County. The formal boundaries for the City of Vega (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Oldham County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 4,029 feet.
The City of Vega (GNIS ID: 2412147) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Vega population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||899|
|Population in Familes||776|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||432 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||289 (66.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||75 (17.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||68 (15.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,458|
|Average Home Value||$125,000|
|Median Household Income||$51,916|
|Average Household Income||$74,874|
|Per Capita Income||$29,678|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.26%|
|Per Capita Income||2.44%|
The table below compares Vega 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.
|Total Population||# 1040||41st|
|Population Density1||# 832||52nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 1261||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 577||67th|
|Per Capita Income||# 351||80th|
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