Location of Annetta, Texas
|• Total||2.2 sq mi (5.7 km2)|
|• Land||2.2 sq mi (5.6 km2)|
|• Water||0.0 sq mi (0.1 km2)|
|Elevation||869 ft (265 m)|
|• Density||510.5/sq mi (197.1/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||1384238|
The town is named after the daughter of the founder of the town, a Mr. Fraser who built a station and general store in the area in the mid-1870s.
Annetta is located at (32.697574, -97.654333).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.7 km2), of which, 2.2 square miles (5.7 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (2.25%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,108 people, 361 households, and 324 families residing in the town. The population density was 510.5 people per square mile (197.1/km²). There were 368 housing units at an average density of 169.6 per square mile (65.5/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.38% White, 0.36% African American, 0.45% Native American, 0.09% Asian, 0.81% from other races, and 0.90% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.35% of the population.
There were 361 households out of which 53.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 82.5% were married couples living together, 5.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 10.0% were non-families. 8.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.07 and the average family size was 3.26.
In the town the population was spread out with 33.5% under the age of 18, 5.0% from 18 to 24, 26.3% from 25 to 44, 28.3% from 45 to 64, and 6.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 98.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.5 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $80,904, and the median income for a family was $82,157. Males had a median income of $61,375 versus $40,057 for females. The per capita income for the town was $25,785. About 2.2% of families and 2.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.4% of those under age 18 and 2.7% of those age 65 or over.
The Town of Annetta is served by the Aledo Independent School District.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- Handbook of Texas Online, "Annetta"
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.