The City of Clute had a population of 12,688 as of July 1, 2018. Clute ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Clute is located at latitude 29.0271 and longitude -95.3988 in Brazoria County. The formal boundaries for the City of Clute (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.29 sq. miles. Brazoria County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 13 feet.
The City of Clute (GNIS ID: 2409490) 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 Clute is located within Brazosport Division of Brazoria County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Clute: Clute City, Lake Barbara.
|Population in Households||12,525|
|Population in Familes||10,487|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||163|
|Median Household Income||$43,278|
|Average Household Income||$57,938|
|Per Capita Income||$20,888|
|Total Housing Units||5,035 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,003 (39.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,420 (48.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||612 (12.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,290|
|Average Home Value||$128,195|
|Average Household Size||2.83|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.51%|
|Per Capita Income||2.64%|
The table below compares Clute to the other 1,749 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.
|Total Population||# 223||87th|
|Population Density||# 249||86th|
|Diversity Index||# 112||94th|
|Median Household Income||# 1037||41st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1159||34th|
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