The City of Commerce had a population of 8,880 as of July 1, 2018. Commerce ranks in the upper 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 Commerce is located at latitude 33.2471 and longitude -95.9 in Hunt County. The formal boundaries for the City of Commerce (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.9 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Hunt County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 554 feet.
The City of Commerce (GNIS ID: 2410211) 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 Commerce is located within Commerce Division of Hunt County.
|Population in Households||7,474|
|Population in Familes||5,276|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,406|
|Median Household Income||$29,443|
|Average Household Income||$47,223|
|Per Capita Income||$19,316|
|Total Housing Units||3,741 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,327 (35.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,807 (48.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||607 (16.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,462|
|Average Home Value||$130,380|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.4%|
|Per Capita Income||2.45%|
The table below compares Commerce 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||# 280||84th|
|Population Density||# 653||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 441||75th|
|Median Household Income||# 1600||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1282||27th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Texas Census Data Comparison Tool.