Bayside, TX Community Profile: Data

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Bayside: Basic Info

Bayside is the everyday name that most people use for the community and surrounding area. However, the Town of Bayside is the formal official name. It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Refugio County at latitude 28.0939 and longitude -97.2147. The elevation is 16 feet.

The Town of Bayside has formally defined boundaries. The boundaries are displayed in the map section. The defined boundaries encompass a land area of 1.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles.

Refugio County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). Observes DST? Yes. Current Local Time.

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Bayside: Community Profile Overview & Basic Data


The Bayside Community Profile has 7 main navigation sections plus some ancillary topics in the blue navigation bar:

  1. The Data section (this page) contains Basic Parameters for Bayside (Formal Name, Census Class Code, Coordinates and Time Zone) , current Demographic Information and a Peer Comparsion Table that shows how Bayside ranks in comparison to its peer group.
  2. The Maps section has a Boundary Map for the Town of Bayside with a 1-click link to Driving Directions, Texas Congressional District Maps and a Map of Refugio County.
  3. The Photos section of the Community Profile has Bayside Local Area Photos. The locations where the photos were taken are plotted on a map. The photos are available in two sizes.
  4. The Directory is a Bayside Directory of Business, Government and Social Services. The Directory can be searched by business name or category. There are also 40 point and click links to the most popular search categories.
  5. The Schools section has School Profiles for local area schools. You can also search for profiles of all Texas Public and Private Schools by School Name, City, County or ZIP Code.
  6. The Jobs section of the Bayside Community Profile has a searchable database of employment opportunities in or near Bayside. The jobs database can be searched by job category or keywords.
  7. The Places section lists popular "Places of Interest" in the local Bayside area. The Places are listed by category. When you select a category, you're presented with a list of locations within a 15 mile search radius. Maps and driving direction are both 1-click links.

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


Total Population 327
Population in Households 327
Population in Familes 275
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 322
Diversity Index2 60


Total Households 148
Average Household Size 2.21
Family Households 104
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 253 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 127 (50.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 20 ( 7.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 105 (41.5%)
Median Home Value $110,714
Average Home Value $153,150


Median Household Income $55,233
Average Household Income $61,373
Per Capita Income $25,566
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.14% 0.18%
Households 0.32% 0.27%
Families 4.29% 0.19%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
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.


Bayside, TX: Peer Comparison by Rank and Percentile (As of July 1, 2014)

The table below compares Bayside to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile. The place with the highest value is ranked # 1. Percentile example: a location that ranks higher than 25% of its peers would be in the 25th percentile of the peer group.

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Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1406 20th
Population Density1 # 1359 22nd
Diversity Index2 # 567 68th
Median Household Income # 434 75th
Per Capita Income # 490 72nd
Information Updates

The Demographic Data and Peer Comparison Ranking Data for cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this Texas Gazetteer is updated annually. The most recent update was on July 1, 2014.

The USPS report on the number of business and residential addresses being served in each ZIP Code and the ZIP Code Maps are updated 4 times per year. The last update was on August 1, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps are updated four times per year. The last update was on January 6, 2014.

The information on the Texas Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. The last update was on August 2, 2014.