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The City of Hemphill had a population of 1,253 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Hemphill is located at latitude 31.3433 and longitude -93.8519 in Sabine County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hemphill (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Sabine County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 279 feet.

The City of Hemphill (GNIS ID: 2410739) 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 Hemphill is located within Hemphill Division of Sabine County.

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

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


Total Population 1,253
Daytime Population: Workers 1,213
Daytime Population: Residents 773
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,986
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.58
Population in Households 1,188
Population in Familes 990
Population in Group Qrtrs 65
Population Density2 494
Diversity Index3 42


Median Household Income $36,210
Average Household Income $51,349
Per Capita Income $20,260


Total Housing Units 555 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 325 (58.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 137 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 93 (16.8%)
Median Home Value $82,097
Average Home Value $108,077


Total Households 462
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 310
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 0.13% -0.32%
Households -0.18% -0.35%
Families 0.18% -0.39%
Median Household Income   0.2%
Per Capita Income   1.93%

Hemphill, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hemphill 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 # 895 49th
Population Density # 1170 33rd
Diversity Index # 1082 38th
Median Household Income # 1364 22nd
Per Capita Income # 1191 32nd

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