Bastrop Bastrop County, Texas

Bastrop: City in Texas, USA

About

Bastrop is a city located in the county of Bastrop in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 7,218 and a population density of 305 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 9,743 inhabitants.

Bastrop Quick Facts

Population : 9,743 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Bastrop County
Postal code : 78602
Phone Area Codes : 512
Area : 23.63 km2
Named for : Felipe Enrique Neri
Altitude : 367 feet / 112 meters
Capital city : Bastrop is capital of Bastrop County
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 21:29:03 (23rd May 2022)
Density : 412 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 25.92% (2010-2020)
Bastrop locator map
Location of Bastrop on Texas map.
Bastrop tx city hall 2014 image
Bastrop tx city hall 2014
Bastrop tx city hall 2014 image

Geography

Bastrop is located at 30°6'38"N 97°18'55"W (30.1104900, -97.3152700).

Bastrop map

Demographics

The population of Bastrop increased by 25.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,218 - census
2011 7,354 1.85% estimation process
2012 7,464 1.47% estimation process
2013 7,599 1.78% estimation process
2014 7,783 2.36% estimation process
2015 8,245 5.6% estimation process
2016 8,454 2.47% estimation process
2017 8,837 4.33% estimation process
2018 9,105 2.94% estimation process
2019 9,242 1.48% estimation process
2020 9,743 5.14% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 6,346
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 6,190
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 2.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,543
April 1, 2010 Population : 6,194
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.2%
People over 65 (%) : 15.6%
Female persons, % : 49.9%
White only, percent : 84.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.0%
Asians alone % : 5.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.7%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 3.5%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 81.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 179
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 8.7%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.6%

Bastrop zip code is 78602. County name: Bastrop, County fips: 48021

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $415,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,071
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $1,201
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,021
2015-2019 Households : 1,942
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.55
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.8%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 91.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 99.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 78.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 1.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 16,925
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 5,237
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,182
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 184,732
2012 total retail sales per capita : $29,844
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $107,778
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $51,895
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 724
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 241
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 342
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 65
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 542
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 63
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 543
2010 population per square mile : 4,424.6
2010 land area in square miles : 1.40

People born in Bastrop (9)

People born in Bastrop, including politician C. Pope Caldwell, actress Margaret Trigg, United States Army soldier, CIA Officer. Billy Waugh, .

List

  • Doc Middleton (American outlaw) he was born in 09/02/1851
  • Porfirio Salinas (American painter (1910-1973)) he was born in 06/11/1910
  • Robert Lynn Batts (United States federal judge) he was born in 01/11/1864
  • Roosevelt Williams (African American blues pianist) he was born in 07/12/1903
  • Randy McEachern (American football player) he was born in 05/10/1955
  • George Michael Decherd (American physician) he was born in 12/01/1881

Schools in Bastrop

College & universities near Bastrop, TX

Code Name City ZIP
225575 Huston-Tillotson University Austin (TX) 78702-2795

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bastrop, TX

Code Name Address Type
AUS Austin 250 North Lamar Blvd. RAIL
TAY Taylor 118 East First St. RAIL
SMC San Marcos Station 338 South Guadalupe St. RAIL
TPL Temple 315 West Ave B RAIL
BRY Bryan, TX 301 East 26th Street BUS

Post offices near Bastrop

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bastr Post Office Bastrop (TX) 78602

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Bastrop County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Bastrop County , TX.

City Name Population Title
Elgin 10,756 City in Bastrop and Travis Counties in the U.
Camp Swift 6,383 Census designated place
Smithville 4,664 City in Texas
Colorado 3,875 City in Texas, United States of America
Wyldwood 2,505 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Bastrop distances to largest Texas cities