West Alto Bonito Colonia, TX Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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The West Alto Bonito Census Designated Place had a population of 753 as of July 1, 2017. West Alto Bonito Colonia 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 West Alto Bonito Colonia is located at latitude 26.3143 and longitude -98.6632 in Starr County. The formal boundaries for the West Alto Bonito Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Starr County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 164 feet.

The West Alto Bonito Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407734) 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 West Alto Bonito Census Designated Place is located within La Grulla Division of Starr County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with West Alto Bonito Colonia population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for West Alto Bonito Colonia: Alto Bonito Heights Number 5 Colonia.

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West Alto Bonito Colonia, TX Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 753
Daytime Population: Workers 35
Daytime Population: Residents 447
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 482
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 753
Population in Familes 724
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 6,565
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $39,590
Average Household Income $48,962
Per Capita Income $12,102


Total Housing Units 195 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 155 (79.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 25 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $62,500
Average Home Value $89,516


Total Households 179
Average Household Size 4.21
Family Households 165
Average Family Size 4
  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 1.09% 1.09%
Households 1.13% 1.2%
Families 0.96% 1.07%
Median Household Income   1.08%
Per Capita Income   2.12%

West Alto Bonito Colonia, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Alto Bonito Colonia 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 # 1103 37th
Population Density # 38 98th
Diversity Index # 1654 5th
Median Household Income # 1214 31st
Per Capita Income # 1605 8th

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