Weston, Texas

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Weston, Texas
City
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Location of Weston in Collin County, Texas
Location of Weston in Collin County, Texas
Coordinates: 33°19′33″N 96°38′32″W / 33.32583°N 96.64222°W / 33.32583; -96.64222Coordinates: 33°19′33″N 96°38′32″W / 33.32583°N 96.64222°W / 33.32583; -96.64222
Country United States
State Texas
County Collin
Area
 • Total 4.6 sq mi (12.0 km2)
 • Land 4.6 sq mi (12.0 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 748 ft (228 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 635
 • Density 136.9/sq mi (52.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 75097
Area code(s) 972
FIPS code 48-77740[1]
GNIS feature ID 1371301[2]

Weston is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States. The population was 635 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Weston is located at 33°19′33″N 96°38′32″W / 33.325800°N 96.642341°W / 33.325800; -96.642341.[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.6 square miles (12 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 635 people, 235 households, and 204 families residing in the city. The population density was 136.9 people per square mile (52.8/km2). There were 249 housing units at an average density of 53.7/sq mi (20.7/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.17% White, 0.16% African American, 0.31% Asian, 2.05% from other races, and 0.31% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.41% of the population.

There were 235 households out of which 32.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 79.1% were married couples living together, 6.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 12.8% were non-families. 11.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.70 and the average family size was 2.92.

In the city the population was spread out with 23.8% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 29.0% from 25 to 44, 29.8% from 45 to 64, and 9.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 102.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.8 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $56,528, and the median income for a family was $59,375. Males had a median income of $44,107 versus $27,083 for females. The per capita income for the city was $25,440. About 2.3% of families and 3.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.1% of those under age 18 and 2.7% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

Weston is served by three school districts - Anna ISD, Celina ISD, and McKinney ISD.

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.