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Oilton, Texas - Basic Facts

The Oilton Census Designated Place had a population of 392 as of July 1, 2019. Oilton ranks in the lower 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 Oilton is located at latitude 27.4659 and longitude -98.9742 in Webb County. The formal boundaries for the Oilton Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Webb County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 860 feet.

The Oilton Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408980) 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 Oilton Census Designated Place is located within Laredo South-El Cenizo Division of Webb County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Oilton: Torrecillas.

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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Oilton, TX Housing Affordability Index is 261
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

Oilton, TX Wealth Index is 73
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 392
Population in Households 392
Population in Familes 357
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 277
Diversity Index1 36
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $57,217
Average Household Income $72,536
Per Capita Income $23,527
Wealth Index3 73

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 172 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 96 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 22 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 (31.4%)
Median Home Value $121,429
Housing Affordability Index2 261
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 118
Average Household Size 3.32
Family Households 94
Average Family Size 4
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 1.14% 1.34%
Households 1.17% 1.32%
Families 0.72% 1.25%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   3.05%

Oilton, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Oilton 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 # 1344 23rd
Population Density # 1413 19th
Diversity Index # 1256 28th
Median Household Income # 578 67th
Per Capita Income # 941 46th

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