Oak Trail Shores, Texas

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Oak Trail Shores, Texas
Census-designated place
Location of Oak Trail Shores, Texas
Location of Oak Trail Shores, Texas
Hood County OakTrailShores.svg
Coordinates: 32°29′14″N 97°49′48″W / 32.48722°N 97.83000°W / 32.48722; -97.83000Coordinates: 32°29′14″N 97°49′48″W / 32.48722°N 97.83000°W / 32.48722; -97.83000
Country United States
State Texas
County Hood
Area
 • Total 2.54 sq mi (6.58 km2)
 • Land 2.54 sq mi (6.57 km2)
 • Water 0.004 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation 810 ft (247 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,755
 • Density 1,086/sq mi (419.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 48-53212[1]
GNIS feature ID 1867558[2]

Oak Trail Shores is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Hood County, Texas, United States. The population was 2,755 at the 2010 census.[3] It is part of the Granbury micropolitan area as well as the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex.

Geography[edit]

Oak Trail Shores is located in northern Hood County at 32°29′14″N 97°49′48″W / 32.48722°N 97.83000°W / 32.48722; -97.83000 (32.487266, -97.829874),[4] on the southwest side of Lake Granbury, a reservoir on the Brazos River. It is 5 miles (8 km) northwest of Granbury, the county seat.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.5 square miles (6.6 km2), of which 0.004 square miles (0.01 km2), or 0.16%, are water.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,475 people, 934 households, and 665 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 984.8 people per square mile (380.7/km²). There were 1,156 housing units at an average density of 460.0/sq mi (177.8/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 91.03% White, 0.77% African American, 0.81% Native American, 5.74% from other races, and 1.66% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 17.70% of the population.

There were 934 households out of which 29.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.7% were married couples living together, 9.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.8% were non-families. 23.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.65 and the average family size was 3.09.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 25.9% under the age of 18, 7.5% from 18 to 24, 29.7% from 25 to 44, 21.6% from 45 to 64, and 15.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females, there were 101.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.8 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $25,047, and the median income for a family was $26,077. Males had a median income of $24,250 versus $11,538 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $11,665. About 14.6% of families and 18.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 27.3% of those under age 18 and 1.9% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

Oak Trail Shores is served by the Granbury Independent School District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Oak Trail Shores CDP, Texas". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved March 14, 2018. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.