Post Oak Bend City, Texas

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Post Oak Bend City, Texas
Location of Post Oak Bend City in Kaufman County, Texas
Location of Post Oak Bend City in Kaufman County, Texas
Coordinates: 32°37′56″N 96°18′49″W / 32.63222°N 96.31361°W / 32.63222; -96.31361Coordinates: 32°37′56″N 96°18′49″W / 32.63222°N 96.31361°W / 32.63222; -96.31361
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CountyKaufman
Area
 • Total2.05 sq mi (5.32 km2)
 • Land2.05 sq mi (5.31 km2)
 • Water0.004 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation
440 ft (134 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total595
 • Density290/sq mi (112.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code48-59066[1]
GNIS feature ID1699808[2]
Websitewww.postoakbend.org

Post Oak Bend City is a town in Kaufman County, Texas, United States. The population was 595 at the 2010 census,[3] up from 404 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Post Oak Bend City is located in central Kaufman County at 32°37′56″N 96°18′49″W / 32.63222°N 96.31361°W / 32.63222; -96.31361 (32.632202, -96.313518).[4] It is 3 miles (5 km) north of Kaufman, the county seat, and 9 miles (14 km) south of Terrell.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.0 square miles (5.3 km2), of which 2.4 acres (9,592 m2), or 0.18%, are water.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1980266
1990264−0.8%
200040453.0%
201059547.3%
Est. 2018562[5]−5.5%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 404 people, 138 households, and 116 families residing in the town. The population density was 196.6 people per square mile (76.1/km²). There were 145 housing units at an average density of 70.6 per square mile (27.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 89.11% White, 0.99% African American, 0.25% Native American, 2.97% Asian, 3.22% from other races, and 3.47% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 9.90% of the population.

There were 138 households out of which 39.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 74.6% were married couples living together, 5.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 15.9% were non-families. 13.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.93 and the average family size was 3.20.

In the town, the population was spread out with 27.5% under the age of 18, 6.2% from 18 to 24, 28.7% from 25 to 44, 29.7% from 45 to 64, and 7.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females, there were 92.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $56,875, and the median income for a family was $59,583. Males had a median income of $46,786 versus $21,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,591. About 6.9% of families and 11.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.7% of those under age 18 and 15.2% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

Post Oak Bend City is served by Kaufman Independent School District. The Kaufman ISD schools are in the city of Kaufman.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001), Post Oak Bend City town, Texas". American FactFinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  5. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved May 30, 2019.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.

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