Pinewood Estates, Texas

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Pinewood Estates, Texas
Census-designated place
Hardin County PinewoodEstates.svg
Coordinates: 30°9′16″N 94°19′14″W / 30.15444°N 94.32056°W / 30.15444; -94.32056Coordinates: 30°9′16″N 94°19′14″W / 30.15444°N 94.32056°W / 30.15444; -94.32056
Country United States
State Texas
County Hardin
 • Total 13.25 sq mi (34.33 km2)
 • Land 13.19 sq mi (34.16 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.17 km2)
Elevation 26 ft (8 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,678
 • Density 127/sq mi (49.1/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 77659
Area code(s) 409
FIPS code 48-57752[1]
GNIS feature ID 1867562[2]

Pinewood Estates is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Hardin County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,678 at the 2010 census.[3] It is part of the BeaumontPort Arthur Metropolitan Statistical Area.


Pinewood Estates is located in southern Hardin County at 30°9′16″N 94°19′14″W / 30.15444°N 94.32056°W / 30.15444; -94.32056 (30.154468, -94.320469).[4] Texas State Highway 105 forms the southern boundary of the community, leading east 9 miles (14 km) to the U.S. Route 69 freeway in northern Beaumont and west 5 miles (8 km) to Sour Lake.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 13.2 square miles (34.3 km2), of which 0.066 square miles (0.17 km2), or 0.50%, are water.[3]


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 1,633 people, 528 households, and 482 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 123.5 people per square mile (47.7/km²). There were 539 housing units at an average density of 40.8/sq mi (15.7/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 97.43% White, 0.37% African American, 0.43% Native American, 0.37% Asian, 0.55% from other races, and 0.86% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.25% of the population.

There were 528 households out of which 46.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 84.1% were married couples living together, 5.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 8.7% were non-families. 8.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.09 and the average family size was 3.27.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 28.4% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 24.7% from 25 to 44, 30.4% from 45 to 64, and 8.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females, there were 103.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100.3 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $72,917, and the median income for a family was $78,497. Males had a median income of $61,429 versus $31,985 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $28,350. None of the population or families were below the poverty line.


Pinewood Estates is served by the Hardin-Jefferson Independent School District.


  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. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Pinewood Estates CDP, Texas". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved February 5, 2018. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.