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The City of Asherton had a population of 1,227 as of July 1, 2017. Asherton 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 Asherton is located at latitude 28.4461 and longitude -99.7603 in Dimmit County. The formal boundaries for the City of Asherton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dimmit County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 541 feet.

The City of Asherton (GNIS ID: 2409739) 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 Asherton is located within Asherton Division of Dimmit County.

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


Total Population 1,227
Daytime Population: Workers 105
Daytime Population: Residents 972
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,077
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.88
Population in Households 1,225
Population in Familes 1,065
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 1,503
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $27,672
Average Household Income $38,146
Per Capita Income $14,009


Total Housing Units 569 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 343 (60.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 94 (16.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 132 (23.2%)
Median Home Value $42,910
Average Home Value $82,971


Total Households 437
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 313
Average Family Size 3
  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 1.72% 1.52%
Households 1.69% 1.47%
Families 1.25% 1.43%
Median Household Income   0.99%
Per Capita Income   2.08%

Asherton, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Asherton 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 # 906 48th
Population Density # 438 75th
Diversity Index # 1329 24th
Median Household Income # 1640 6th
Per Capita Income # 1522 13th

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