Sansom Park, Texas

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Sansom Park, Texas
City of Sansom Park
Location of Sansom Park in Tarrant County, Texas
Location of Sansom Park in Tarrant County, Texas
Coordinates: 32°48′14″N 97°24′10″W / 32.80389°N 97.40278°W / 32.80389; -97.40278Coordinates: 32°48′14″N 97°24′10″W / 32.80389°N 97.40278°W / 32.80389; -97.40278
Country United States
State Texas
County Tarrant
Government
 • MayorJim Barnett, Jr.
Area
 • Total1.24 sq mi (3.21 km2)
 • Land1.24 sq mi (3.21 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
751 ft (229 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total4,686
 • Estimate 
(2019)[2]
5,748
 • Density4,635.48/sq mi (1,790.44/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
76114
Area code(s)817
FIPS code48-65660[3]
GNIS feature ID1346614[4]
Websitehttp://www.sansompark.org/

Sansom Park is a city in Tarrant County, Texas, United States. Its population was 4,686 at the 2010 census.[5]

Geography[edit]

Sansom Park is located at 32°48′14″N 97°24′10″W / 32.80389°N 97.40278°W / 32.80389; -97.40278 (32.803780, -97.402820).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.2 sq mi (3.2 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
19501,611
19604,175159.2%
19704,77114.3%
19803,921−17.8%
19903,9280.2%
20004,1816.4%
20104,68612.1%
2019 (est.)5,748[2]22.7%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]

As of the census[3] of 2000, 4,181 people, 1,422 households, and 1,052 families were residing in the city. The population density was 3,376.8 people per sq mi (1,301.8/km2). The 1,491 housing units averaged 1,204.2/sq mi (464.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 81.25% White, 0.43% African American, 1.00% Native American, 0.57% Asian, 14.69% from other races, and 2.06% from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 28.22% of the population.

Of the 1,422 households, 36.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.1% were married couples living together, 15.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.0% were not families. About 22.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.8% had someone living alone who was 65 or older. The average household size was 2.87, and the average family size was 3.36.

In the city, theage distribution was 28.9% under 18, 10.0% from 18 to 24, 28.2% from 25 to 44, 20.2% from 45 to 64, and 12.7% who were 65 or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females, there were 96.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.1 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $28,714, and for a family was $31,122. Males had a median income of $25,221 versus $21,544 for females. The per capita income for the city was $11,836. About 18.0% of families and 23.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 33.3% of those under age 18 and 13.0% of those age 65 or over.

Education[edit]

Most of Sansom Park is served by the Castleberry Independent School District. A small portion of the city is served by the Lake Worth Independent School District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 7, 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  3. ^ a b "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Sansom Park city, Texas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved December 1, 2011.
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.

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