Rendon, Texas

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Rendon, Texas
Location of Rendon, Texas
Location of Rendon, Texas
Coordinates: 32°34′36″N 97°14′23″W / 32.57667°N 97.23972°W / 32.57667; -97.23972Coordinates: 32°34′36″N 97°14′23″W / 32.57667°N 97.23972°W / 32.57667; -97.23972
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CountyTarrant
Area
 • Total24.7 sq mi (64.0 km2)
 • Land24.6 sq mi (63.8 km2)
 • Water0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation
735 ft (224 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total12,552
 • Density510/sq mi (200/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Codes
76028, 76063, 76140
FIPS code48-61568[1]
GNIS feature ID1345038[2]

Rendon is a census-designated place (CDP) in Tarrant County, Texas, United States. The population was 12,552 at the 2010 census.[3]

Geography[edit]

Rendon is located at 32°34′36″N 97°14′23″W / 32.576641°N 97.239680°W / 32.576641; -97.239680 (32.576641, -97.239680).[4]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 24.7 square miles (64.0 km2), of which 24.6 square miles (63.8 km2) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.2 km2), or 0.33%, is water.[5]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
19907,658
20009,02217.8%
201012,55239.1%
source:[3][6]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 9,022 people, 3,221 households, and 2,576 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 364.4 people per square mile (140.7/km2). There were 3,404 housing units at an average density of 137.5/sq mi (53.1/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 90.07% White, 4.11% African American, 0.75% Native American, 0.34% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 3.56% from other races, and 1.13% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.83% of the population.

There were 3,221 households out of which 34.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.6% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.0% were non-families. 16.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.80 and the average family size was 3.12.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 26.4% under the age of 18, 6.8% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 27.8% from 45 to 64, and 10.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females, there were 100.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 99.0 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $51,065, and the median income for a family was $57,238. Males had a median income of $38,789 versus $25,771 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $22,121. About 6.3% of families and 8.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.3% of those under age 18 and 6.8% of those age 65 or over.

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. ^ a b "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Rendon CDP, Texas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved December 1, 2011.
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  5. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Rendon CDP, Texas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved December 1, 2011.
  6. ^ "CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING (1790-2000)". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2010-07-17.