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The City of Crystal City had a population of 7,731 as of July 1, 2017. Crystal City 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 Crystal City is located at latitude 28.6911 and longitude -99.8256 in Zavala County. The formal boundaries for the City of Crystal City (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Zavala County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 558 feet.

The City of Crystal City (GNIS ID: 2410271) 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 Crystal City is located within Crystal City Division of Zavala County.

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


Total Population 7,731
Daytime Population: Workers 2,648
Daytime Population: Residents 5,058
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,706
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 7,595
Population in Familes 6,730
Population in Group Qrtrs 136
Population Density2 2,122
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $29,657
Average Household Income $42,785
Per Capita Income $13,537


Total Housing Units 2,740 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,612 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 828 (30.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 299 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $44,460
Average Home Value $66,801


Total Households 2,441
Average Household Size 3.11
Family Households 1,869
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 1.11% 0.88%
Households 1.07% 0.85%
Families 1.09% 0.8%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   2.39%

Crystal City, TX - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crystal City 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 # 303 83rd
Population Density # 279 84th
Diversity Index # 1416 19th
Median Household Income # 1574 10th
Per Capita Income # 1536 12th

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