Selma, TX Profile: Facts & Data

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Selma, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Selma had a population of 9,559 as of July 1, 2018. Selma 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 Selma is located at latitude 29.5844 and longitude -98.3058 in Bexar County. The formal boundaries for the City of Selma encompass a land area of 5.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Bexar County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 755 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Selma are located in Bexar County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into Guadalupe County, and Comal County.

The City of Selma (GNIS ID: 2411864) 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 Selma is located within San Antonio Northeast Division of Bexar County.


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Selma, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 9,559
Population in Households 9,558
Population in Familes 8,013
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 1,892
Diversity Index3 75
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $76,607
Average Household Income $90,957
Per Capita Income $33,670

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,452 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,392 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,031 (29.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 ( 0.8%)
Median Home Value $211,744
Average Home Value $234,469
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,423
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 2,388
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 6.84% 3.46%
Households 6.28% 3.41%
Families 5.81% 3.31%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   1.92%

Selma, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Selma 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 265 85th
Population Density # 340 81st
Diversity Index # 159 91st
Median Household Income # 214 88th
Per Capita Income # 300 83rd

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