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Pelican Bay: Basic Info

Pelican Bay is the everyday name that most people use for the community and surrounding area. However, the City of Pelican Bay is the formal official name. It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Tarrant County at latitude 32.921 and longitude -97.5184. The elevation is 699 feet.

The City of Pelican Bay has formally defined boundaries. The boundaries are displayed in the map section. The defined boundaries encompass a land area of 0.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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

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Pelican Bay: Community Profile Overview & Basic Data


The Pelican Bay 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 Pelican Bay (Formal Name, Census Class Code, Coordinates and Time Zone) , current Demographic Information and a Peer Comparsion Table that shows how Pelican Bay ranks in comparison to its peer group.
  2. The Maps section has a Boundary Map for the City of Pelican Bay with a 1-click link to Driving Directions, Texas Congressional District Maps and a Map of Tarrant County.
  3. The Photos section of the Community Profile has Pelican Bay 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 Pelican Bay 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 Pelican Bay Community Profile has a searchable database of employment opportunities in or near Pelican Bay. The jobs database can be searched by job category or keywords.
  7. The Places section lists popular "Places of Interest" in the local Pelican Bay 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.

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


Total Population 1,548
Population in Households 1,548
Population in Familes 1,232
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 2,311
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 556
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 390
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 644 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 353 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 203 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 88 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $48,098
Average Home Value $75,918


Median Household Income $35,599
Average Household Income $47,674
Per Capita Income $17,348
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.02% 0.32%
Households 0.08% 0.32%
Families -0.06% 0.2%
Median Household Income   3.58%
Per Capita Income   3.42%
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.


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

The table below compares Pelican Bay 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 # 804 54th
Population Density1 # 239 86th
Diversity Index2 # 1216 31st
Median Household Income # 1244 29th
Per Capita Income # 1250 29th
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.