Los Altos Colonia, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Los Altos Colonia, Texas - Basic Facts

The Los Altos Census Designated Place had a population of 155 as of July 1, 2017. Los Altos Colonia ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Los Altos Colonia is located at latitude 27.4905 and longitude -99.3858 in Webb County. The formal boundaries for the Los Altos Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Webb County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 535 feet.

The Los Altos Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584679) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Los Altos Census Designated Place is located within Laredo South-El Cenizo Division of Webb County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Los Altos Colonia 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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Los Altos Colonia, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 155
Daytime Population: Workers 0
Daytime Population: Residents 115
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 115
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 155
Population in Familes 149
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 4,079
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $16,420
Average Household Income $24,622
Per Capita Income $5,906


Total Housing Units 45 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24 (53.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 (22.2%)
Median Home Value $35,294
Average Home Value $72,917


Total Households 35
Average Household Size 4.43
Family Households 32
Average Family Size 5
  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 1.41% 1.74%
Households 1.24% 2.19%
Families 2.91% 1.22%
Median Household Income   -0.34%
Per Capita Income   1.9%

Los Altos Colonia, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Los Altos Colonia 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 # 1567 10th
Population Density # 88 95th
Diversity Index # 1708 2nd
Median Household Income # 1737 1st
Per Capita Income # 1741 1st

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