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Lindale, Texas - Basic Facts

Lindale is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Lindale.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Smith County at latitude 32.5157 and longitude -95.4094. Smith County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 551 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Lindale (see map) encompass a land area of 6.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 5,149
Population in Households 5,033
Population in Familes 4,349
Population in Group Qrtrs 116
Population Density1 854
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 1,852
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 1,381
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,016 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,259 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 593 (29.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 164 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $161,379
Average Home Value $183,274


Median Household Income $43,229
Average Household Income $54,949
Per Capita Income $19,806
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.58% 1.35%
Households 1.52% 1.39%
Families 2.39% 1.3%
Median Household Income   3.51%
Per Capita Income   2.69%
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.


Lindale, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lindale to the other 1,752 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 387 78th
Population Density1 # 817 53rd
Diversity Index2 # 1035 41st
Median Household Income # 870 50th
Per Capita Income # 1034 41st

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