Runaway Bay, TX Profile: Facts & Data

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Runaway Bay, Texas - Basic Facts

The City of Runaway Bay had a population of 1,486 as of July 1, 2019. Runaway Bay ranks in 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 Runaway Bay is located at latitude 33.1679 and longitude -97.8784 in Wise County. The formal boundaries for the City of Runaway Bay encompass a land area of 2.52 sq. miles and a water area of 4.27 sq. miles. Wise County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 912 feet.

The City of Runaway Bay (GNIS ID: 2411015) 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 Runaway Bay is located within Bridgeport Division of Wise County.


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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Runaway Bay, TX Housing Affordability Index is 236
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

Runaway Bay, TX Wealth Index is 125
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 1,486
Population in Households 1,486
Population in Familes 1,265
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 590
Diversity Index1 27
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $81,186
Average Household Income $95,414
Per Capita Income $40,984
Wealth Index3 125

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 742 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 506 (68.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 133 (17.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 103 (13.9%)
Median Home Value $179,755
Housing Affordability Index2 236
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 639
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 467
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 1.57% 0.85%
Households 1.54% 0.92%
Families 1.5% 0.84%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   2.31%

Runaway Bay, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Runaway Bay 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 # 845 52nd
Population Density # 1095 37th
Diversity Index # 1465 16th
Median Household Income # 217 88th
Per Capita Income # 165 91st

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