- Troy, Texas
official_name = Troy, Texas
mapsize1 = 250px
unit_pref = Imperial
area_total_km2 = 9.2
area_land_km2 = 9.2
area_water_km2 = 0.0
area_total_sq_mi = 3.6
area_land_sq_mi = 3.6
area_water_sq_mi = 0.0
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 1378
population_density_km2 = 149.6
population_density_sq_mi = 387.5
timezone = Central (CST)
utc_offset = -6
timezone_DST = CDT
utc_offset_DST = -5
elevation_m = 207
elevation_ft = 679
latd = 31 |latm = 12 |lats = 10 |latNS = N
longd = 97 |longm = 18 |longs = 6 |longEW = W
Troy is located at coor dms|31|12|10|N|97|18|6|W|city (31.202907, -97.301719)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.6 square miles (9.2 km²), all of it land.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 1,378 people, 508 households, and 394 families residing in the city. The population densitywas 387.5 people per square mile (149.5/km²). There were 527 housing units at an average density of 148.2/sq mi (57.2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 89.26% White, 1.16% African American, 0.07% Native American, 0.29% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 7.40% from other races, and 1.74% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 16.11% of the population.
There were 508 households out of which 45.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.3% were married couples living together, 17.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.4% were non-families. 21.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.11.
In the city the population was spread out with 31.9% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 30.1% from 25 to 44, 19.7% from 45 to 64, and 10.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 88.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 83.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $39,250, and the median income for a family was $42,188. Males had a median income of $35,134 versus $24,559 for females. The
per capita incomefor the city was $15,974. About 7.6% of families and 10.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 13.6% of those under age 18 and 22.7% of those age 65 or over.
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