San Perlita, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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San Perlita, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of San Perlita had a population of 567 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for San Perlita is located at latitude 26.501 and longitude -97.6396 in Willacy County. The formal boundaries for the City of San Perlita (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.52 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Willacy County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 20 feet.

The City of San Perlita (GNIS ID: 2411803) 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 San Perlita is located within San Perlita Division of Willacy County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with San Perlita 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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San Perlita, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 567
Daytime Population: Workers 171
Daytime Population: Residents 406
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 577
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 567
Population in Familes 500
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,091
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $22,470
Average Household Income $43,498
Per Capita Income $15,151


Total Housing Units 190 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 141 (74.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 25 (13.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 24 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $50,893
Average Home Value $78,546


Total Households 166
Average Household Size 3.42
Family Households 124
Average Family Size 4
  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 -0.15% -0.04%
Households -0.08% 0.0%
Families -1.17% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.08%
Per Capita Income   2.57%

San Perlita, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares San Perlita 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 # 1203 31st
Population Density # 660 62nd
Diversity Index # 978 44th
Median Household Income # 1715 2nd
Per Capita Income # 1465 16th

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