- Blue Mound, Texas
official_name = City of Blue Mound, Texas
mapsize = 250x200px
map_caption = Location of Blue Mound in Tarrant County,
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Tarrant
unit_pref = Imperial
area_total_km2 = 1.4
area_land_km2 = 1.4
area_water_km2 = 0
area_total_sq_mi = 0.5
area_land_sq_mi = 0.5
area_water_sq_mi = 0
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 2388
population_density_km2 = 1707.4
population_density_sq_mi = 4445.8
timezone = CST
utc_offset = -6
timezone_DST = CDT
utc_offset_DST = -5
latd = 32 |latm = 51 |lats = 18 |latNS = N
longd = 97 |longm = 20 |longs = 17 |longEW = W
elevation_m = 205
elevation_ft = 673
postal_code = 76131
area_code = 817
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 48-08860GR|2
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
blank1_info = 1330911GR|3
Blue Mound is a city in Tarrant County,
Texas, United States. The population was 2,388 at the 2000 census.
Blue Mound is located at coor dms|32|51|18|N|97|20|17|W|city (32.855073, -97.337959)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.5 square miles (1.4 km²), all of it land.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 2,388 people, 779 households, and 614 families residing in the city. The population densitywas 4,445.8 people per square mile (1,707.4/km²). There were 790 housing units at an average density of 1,470.8/sq mi (564.9/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 76.72% White, 1.34% African American, 0.88% Native American, 0.42% Asian, 0.38% Pacific Islander, 17.09% from other races, and 3.18% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 30.36% of the population.
There were 779 households out of which 40.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.5% were married couples living together, 11.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.1% were non-families. 17.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.07 and the average family size was 3.44.
In the city the population was spread out with 31.0% under the age of 18, 9.8% from 18 to 24, 31.2% from 25 to 44, 20.9% from 45 to 64, and 7.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 100.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.7 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $45,250, and the median income for a family was $47,011. Males had a median income of $31,898 versus $22,989 for females. The
per capita incomefor the city was $16,553. About 5.9% of families and 7.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.8% of those under age 18 and 15.6% of those age 65 or over.
The City of Blue Mound is served by the
Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District.
* [http://www.bluemoundtexas.us/ City of Blue Mound]
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