Round Mountain, Texas

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Round Mountain, Texas
Town
Location of Round Mountain, Texas
Location of Round Mountain, Texas
Blanco County RoundMountain.svg
Coordinates: 30°26′11″N 98°21′15″W / 30.43639°N 98.35417°W / 30.43639; -98.35417Coordinates: 30°26′11″N 98°21′15″W / 30.43639°N 98.35417°W / 30.43639; -98.35417
Country United States
State Texas
County Blanco
Area
 • Total 2.3 sq mi (6.0 km2)
 • Land 2.3 sq mi (6.0 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 1,280 ft (390 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 181
 • Density 78/sq mi (30.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 78663
Area code(s) 830
FIPS code 48-63476[1]
GNIS feature ID 1366933[2]

Round Mountain is a town in Blanco County, Texas, United States. The population was 181 at the 2010 census.[3]

Geography[edit]

Round Mountain is located in northern Blanco County at 30°26′11″N 98°21′15″W / 30.43639°N 98.35417°W / 30.43639; -98.35417 (30.436308, -98.354130),[4] along U.S. Route 281. It is 12 miles (19 km) north of Johnson City, the county seat, and 11 miles (18 km) south of Marble Falls. Downtown Austin is 46 miles (74 km) to the east.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town of Round Mountain has a total area of 2.3 square miles (6.0 km2), all of it land.[3]

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Round Mountain has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[5]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 111 people, 41 households, and 33 families residing in the town. The population density was 48.3 people per square mile (18.6/km²). There were 46 housing units at an average density of 20.0 per square mile (7.7/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 87.39% White, 9.01% from other races, and 3.60% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 18.02% of the population.

There were 41 households out of which 29.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 73.2% were married couples living together, 4.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 19.5% were non-families. 17.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.2% 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 3.06.

In the town the population was spread out with 25.2% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 19.8% from 25 to 44, 32.4% from 45 to 64, and 15.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 85.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.6 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $39,500, and the median income for a family was $44,375. Males had a median income of $30,938 versus $25,833 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,220. There were no families and 2.3% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

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