Knollwood, Texas

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Knollwood, Texas
Location of Knollwood, Texas
Location of Knollwood, Texas
Grayson County Knollwood.svg
Coordinates: 33°41′15″N 96°37′10″W / 33.68750°N 96.61944°W / 33.68750; -96.61944Coordinates: 33°41′15″N 96°37′10″W / 33.68750°N 96.61944°W / 33.68750; -96.61944
CountryUnited States
 • Total0.33 sq mi (0.86 km2)
 • Land0.33 sq mi (0.86 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
827 ft (252 m)
 • Total432
 • Density1,302/sq mi (502.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code48-39680[1]
GNIS feature ID1388595[2]

Knollwood is a City in Grayson County, Texas, United States. The population was 432 at the 2010 census.[3] It is part of the ShermanDenison Metropolitan Statistical Area.


Knollwood is located in north-central Grayson County at 33°41′15″N 96°37′10″W / 33.68750°N 96.61944°W / 33.68750; -96.61944. It is bordered to the south by the city of Sherman, the county seat.

According to the United States Census Bureau, Knollwood has a total area of 0.33 square miles (0.86 km2), all of it land.[3]


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016454[4]5.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

At the 2000 census,[1] there were 375 people, 143 households and 91 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,196.4 per square mile (467.1/km²). There were 150 housing units at an average density of 478.6/sq mi (186.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 87.73% White, 5.87% African American, 0.53% Native American, 1.07% Asian, 0.53% Pacific Islander, 3.20% from other races, and 1.07% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.13% of the population.

There were 143 households of which 39.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.8% were married couples living together, 16.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.7% were non-families. 28.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.62 and the average family size was 3.25.

31.5% of the population were under the age of 18, 11.2% from 18 to 24, 36.0% from 25 to 44, 17.6% from 45 to 64, and 3.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 28 years. For every 100 females there were 94.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.0 males.

The median household income was $30,893 and the median family income was $32,813. Males had a median income of $21,125 and females $17,417. The per capita income for the city was $13,497. About 1.1% of families and 2.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.9% of those under age 18 and 14.3% of those age 65 or over.


Knollwood is served by Sherman Independent School District.


The climate in this area is characterized by hot, humid summers and generally mild to cool winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Knollwood has a humid subtropical climate, abbreviated "Cfa" on climate maps.[6]


  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "Knollwood". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-05-03.
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Knollwood city, Texas (revised 08-09-2012)". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved March 21, 2017.
  4. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  6. ^ Climate Summary for Knollwood, Texas

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