Lost Creek, Texas

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Lost Creek, Texas
CDP
Lost Creek entrance monument on Lost Creek Blvd at Capital of Texas Highway.
Lost Creek entrance monument on Lost Creek Blvd at Capital of Texas Highway.
Travis County LostCreek.svg
Coordinates: 30°17′12″N 97°50′15″W / 30.28667°N 97.83750°W / 30.28667; -97.83750Coordinates: 30°17′12″N 97°50′15″W / 30.28667°N 97.83750°W / 30.28667; -97.83750
Country United States
State Texas
County Travis
Area
 • Total 3.1 sq mi (8.1 km2)
 • Land 3.1 sq mi (8.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 823 ft (251 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 4,729
 • Density 1,509.6/sq mi (582.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 48-44166[1]
GNIS feature ID 1867554[2]

Lost Creek is a census-designated place (CDP) in Travis County, Texas, United States. The population was 4,509 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Lost Creek is located at 30°17′12″N 97°50′15″W / 30.28667°N 97.83750°W / 30.28667; -97.83750 (30.286556, -97.837401),[3] 7 miles (11 km) west of downtown Austin.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.1 square miles (8.1 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 4,729 people, 1,562 households, and 1,379 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,509.6 people per square mile (583.3/km²). There were 1,584 housing units at an average density of 505.7/sq mi (195.4/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.20% White, 0.51% African American, 0.27% Native American, 4.88% Asian, 0.57% from other races, and 1.56% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.68% of the population.

There were 1,562 households out of which 52.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 80.2% were married couples living together, 6.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 11.7% were non-families. 9.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.03 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 32.5% under the age of 18, 4.8% from 18 to 24, 22.9% from 25 to 44, 33.9% from 45 to 64, and 5.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 102.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.9 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $116,500, and the median income for a family was $121,069. Males had a median income of $94,013 versus $45,804 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $52,147. None of the families and 1.2% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

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. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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