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Odem, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Odem had a population of 3,058 as of July 1, 2016. Odem 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 Odem is located at latitude 27.9464 and longitude -97.5865 in San Patricio County. The formal boundaries for the City of Odem (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. San Patricio County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 72 feet.

The City of Odem (GNIS ID: 2411302) 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 Odem is located within Sinton-Odem Division of San Patricio County.

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


Total Population 3,058
Population in Households 3,058
Population in Familes 2,741
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,620
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 1,003
Average Household Size 3.05
Family Households 781
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 1,122 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 699 (62.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 304 (27.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 119 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $85,037
Average Home Value $107,117


Median Household Income $51,490
Average Household Income $66,992
Per Capita Income $22,024
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 4.03% 2.63%
Households 3.98% 2.59%
Families 4.17% 2.55%
Median Household Income   0.31%
Per Capita Income   1.33%
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.

Odem, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Odem 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 # 557 68th
Population Density1 # 193 89th
Diversity Index2 # 856 51st
Median Household Income # 594 66th
Per Capita Income # 925 47th

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