Nederland, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Nederland, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Nederland had a population of 18,023 as of July 1, 2017. Nederland ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Texas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Nederland is located at latitude 29.9701 and longitude -94.0009 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Nederland (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 16 feet.

The City of Nederland (GNIS ID: 2411219) 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 Nederland is located within Port Arthur Division of Jefferson County.

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


Total Population 18,023
Daytime Population: Workers 8,450
Daytime Population: Residents 9,767
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,217
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.01
Population in Households 18,019
Population in Familes 14,979
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 3,043
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $56,841
Average Household Income $72,718
Per Capita Income $29,733


Total Housing Units 8,008 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,011 (62.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,345 (29.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 652 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $141,944
Average Home Value $165,236


Total Households 7,356
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 5,084
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 0.37% 0.35%
Households 0.45% 0.39%
Families 0.39% 0.35%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.53%

Nederland, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nederland 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 # 160 91st
Population Density # 153 91st
Diversity Index # 1034 41st
Median Household Income # 479 73rd
Per Capita Income # 425 76th

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