Yantis, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Yantis, Texas - Basic Facts

The Town of Yantis is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Wood County at latitude 32.9285 and longitude -95.5774. Wood County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 486 feet.

The formal official name is the Town of Yantis, but most people and references simply refer to it as Yantis, Texas.

The P1 Census Class Code for Yantis indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Yantis (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 406
Population in Households 406
Population in Familes 337
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 220
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 163
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 115
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 193 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 138 (71.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (13.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $133,929
Average Home Value $202,174


Median Household Income $47,512
Average Household Income $65,643
Per Capita Income $29,826
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.07% 0.97%
Households 1.35% 0.96%
Families 2.39% 1.02%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.8%
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.


Yantis, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yantis 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 # 1327 24th
Population Density1 # 1472 16th
Diversity Index2 # 1252 29th
Median Household Income # 712 59th
Per Capita Income # 283 84th

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