Oglesby, Texas

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Oglesby, Texas
City
Location of Oglesby, Texas
Location of Oglesby, Texas
Coryell County Oglesby.svg
Coordinates: 31°25′8″N 97°30′37″W / 31.41889°N 97.51028°W / 31.41889; -97.51028Coordinates: 31°25′8″N 97°30′37″W / 31.41889°N 97.51028°W / 31.41889; -97.51028
Country United States
State Texas
County Coryell
Area
 • Total 0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)
 • Land 0.5 sq mi (1.3 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 846 ft (258 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 484
 • Density 977/sq mi (377.4/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 76561
Area code(s) 254
FIPS code 48-53520[1]
GNIS feature ID 1364348[2]

Oglesby is a city in Coryell County, Texas, United States. The population was 484 at the 2010 census.[3] It is part of the KilleenTempleFort Hood Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography[edit]

Oglesby is located in eastern Coryell County at 31°25′8″N 97°30′37″W / 31.41889°N 97.51028°W / 31.41889; -97.51028 (31.418901, -97.510144).[4] It is 7 miles (11 km) west of McGregor and 15 miles (24 km) east of Gatesville.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.50 square miles (1.3 km2), all of it land.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 414
1970 440 6.3%
1980 470 6.8%
1990 452 −3.8%
2000 458 1.3%
2010 484 5.7%
Est. 2015 468 [5] −3.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 458 people, 174 households, and 120 families residing in the city. The population density was 930.1 people per square mile (360.9/km²). There were 194 housing units at an average density of 394.0/sq mi (152.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 91.70% White, 1.53% Native American, 6.55% from other races, and 0.22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 11.35% of the population.

There were 174 households out of which 36.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.1% were married couples living together, 11.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.5% were non-families. 28.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 19.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.63 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the city the population was spread out with 28.4% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 26.9% from 25 to 44, 23.6% from 45 to 64, and 13.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 90.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 83.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $26,429, and the median income for a family was $35,000. Males had a median income of $27,500 versus $18,056 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,433. About 9.8% of families and 13.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.7% of those under age 18 and 20.3% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

The city is served by the Oglesby Independent School District and is home to the Oglesby School Tigers.

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): Oglesby city, Texas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved August 6, 2015. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 11, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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