Center Limestone County, Texas

Center: City in Shelby County, Texas, United States

About

Center is a city located in the county of Limestone in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,193 and a population density of 255 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,043 inhabitants.

Center Quick Facts

Population : 5,043 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Limestone County
Postal code : 75935
Phone Area Codes : 936
Area : 20.34 km2
Altitude : 371 feet / 113 meters
Capital city : Center is capital of Shelby County
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 09:21:55 (6th October 2022)
Density : 248 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.97% (2010-2020)
Center locator map
Location of Center on Texas map.
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Downtown Center TX IMG 0964
Downtown Center  TX IMG 0964 image

Geography

Center is located at 31°30'39"N 96°25'29"W (31.5107300, -96.4247000).

Center map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Center decreased by 2.97% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 5,193 - census
2011 5,400 3.83% estimation process
2012 5,450 0.92% estimation process
2013 5,429 -0.39% estimation process
2014 5,343 -1.61% estimation process
2015 5,300 -0.81% estimation process
2016 5,311 0.21% estimation process
2017 5,224 -1.67% estimation process
2018 5,205 -0.37% estimation process
2019 5,175 -0.58% estimation process
2020 5,043 -2.62% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 81,004
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 82,689
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -2.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 82,823
April 1, 2010 Population : 82,672
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 17.7%
People over 65 (%) : 20.0%
Female persons, % : 52.5%
White only, percent : 91.1%
Black or African American alone, percent : 2.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.4%
Asians alone % : 3.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 87.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 5,465
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 6.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.5%

Center zip code is 75935. County name: Shelby, County fips: 48419

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $225,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,731
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $713
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,167
2015-2019 Households : 35,011
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.30
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 90.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 9.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 4.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.1%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 262,380
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 815,455
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,227,687
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,960,679
2012 total retail sales per capita : $23,948
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 25.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $73,757
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $39,653
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 8,299
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,026
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,161
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 621
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 7,173
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 826
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,776
2010 population per square mile : 2,359.0
2010 land area in square miles : 35.04

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Center, TX

Code Name Address Type
WCX Waco, TX 301 South 8th Street BUS
MCG McGregor 1 Amtrak Blvd. RAIL
BRY Bryan, TX 301 East 26th Street BUS
TPL Temple 315 West Ave B RAIL

Post offices near Center

Post Office Name City ZIP
Groesbeck Post Office Groesbeck (TX) 76642

Other places with the same name (9)

  • Center , Indiana human settlement in United States of America with a population of 45,836 people.
  • Center , Texas city in Shelby County, Texas, United States with a population of 5,211 people.
  • Center , Pennsylvania human settlement in Pennsylvania, United States with a population of 2,438 people.
  • Center , Colorado town in Colorado, United States with a population of 2,385 people.
  • Center , Ohio township in Guernsey County, Ohio with a population of 1,188 people.
  • Center , Missouri City in Ralls County, Missouri, United States with a population of 505 people.
  • Center , North Dakota human settlement in Oliver County, North Dakota, United States of America with a population of 441 people.
  • Center , Nebraska human settlement in Knox County, Nebraska, United States of America with a population of 87 people.

Other cities in Limestone County

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

City Name Population Title
Victoria 66,838 City in Texas, United States
Little Elm 56,625 City in Denton County, Texas, United States
Mexia 7,287 City in Limestone County, Texas, United States
Groesbeck 4,173 City in Texas, United States
Coolidge 950 Town of the United States
Thornton 524 Town in Limestone County, Texas
Kosse 463 Town of the United States
Tehuacana 277 Ghost town

Distance to Other Cities

Center distances to largest Texas cities