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Markham, Texas - Basic Facts

The Markham Census Designated Place had a population of 1,150 as of July 1, 2019. Markham 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 Markham is located at latitude 28.9603 and longitude -96.0652 in Matagorda County. The formal boundaries for the Markham Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Matagorda County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 56 feet.

The Markham Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408182) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Texas is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Markham Census Designated Place is located within Tidehaven Division of Matagorda County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Markham: Cortes.

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Markham, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Markham, TX Housing Affordability Index is 297
State of Texas Housing Affordability Index is 132
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Markham, TX Wealth Index is 45
State of Texas Wealth Index is 94
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,150
Population in Households 1,150
Population in Familes 998
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 511
Diversity Index1 73
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,225
Average Household Income $55,245
Per Capita Income $19,929
Wealth Index3 45

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 462 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 295 (63.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 121 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 46 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $79,808
Housing Affordability Index2 297
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 416
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 305
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.66% 0.62%
Households 0.59% 0.57%
Families 0.58% 0.58%
Median Household Income   0.55%
Per Capita Income   1.36%

Markham, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Markham to the other 1,746 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Texas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 946 46th
Population Density # 1162 33rd
Diversity Index # 206 88th
Median Household Income # 1079 38th
Per Capita Income # 1250 28th

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