Manchaca, TX Community Profile: Data

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Manchaca: Basic Info

Manchaca is the everyday name that most people use for the community and surrounding area. However, the Manchaca Census Designated Place is the formal official name. It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Travis County at latitude 30.1408 and longitude -97.8331. The elevation is 702 feet.

The Manchaca Census Designated Place has formally defined boundaries. The boundaries are displayed in the map section. The defined boundaries encompass a land area of 1.93 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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

Also See: Austin, TX ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Manchaca: Community Profile Overview & Basic Data


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

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


Total Population 1,128
Population in Households 1,126
Population in Familes 896
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 584
Diversity Index2 67


Total Households 461
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 312
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 475
Owner Occupied HU 338
Renter Occupied HU 123
Vacant Housing Units 14
Median Home Value $233,010
Average Home Value $242,456


Median Household Income $87,156
Average Household Income $96,641
Per Capita Income $38,292
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.1% 4.46%
Households 0.57% 4.55%
Families 0.69% 4.35%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   1.91%
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.


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

The table below compares Manchaca 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 # 935 47th
Population Density1 # 1083 38th
Diversity Index2 # 340 81st
Median Household Income # 115 93rd
Per Capita Income # 132 93rd