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Encyclopedia > Watauga, Texas

Watauga is a city located in Tarrant County, Texas. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 21,908.


Location of Watauga, Texas

Watauga is located at 32°52'17" North, 97°14'57" West (32.871416, -97.249122)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 10.8 km˛ (4.2 mi˛). 10.8 km˛ (4.2 mi˛) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.


As of the census2 of 2000, there are 21,908 people, 7,145 households, and 5,944 families residing in the city. The population density is 2,028.5/km˛ (5,256.9/mi˛). There are 7,275 housing units at an average density of 673.6/km˛ (1,745.7/mi˛). The racial makeup of the city is 87.05% White, 2.27% African American, 0.64% Native American, 3.69% Asian, 0.20% Pacific Islander, 3.91% from other races, and 2.23% from two or more races. 10.66% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 7,145 households out of which 49.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.8% are married couples living together, 10.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 16.8% are non-families. 12.8% of all households are made up of individuals and 2.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 3.04 and the average family size is 3.33.

In the city the population is spread out with 32.3% under the age of 18, 7.2% from 18 to 24, 36.5% from 25 to 44, 19.3% from 45 to 64, and 4.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 32 years. For every 100 females there are 97.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $56,751, and the median income for a family is $57,969. Males have a median income of $40,468 versus $28,360 for females. The per capita income for the city is $19,872. 3.9% of the population and 3.5% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 3.9% of those under the age of 18 and 4.7% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

External links

  • Maps and aerial photos
    • Street map from Mapquest (http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?latlongtype=decimal&latitude=32.871416&longitude=-97.249122&zoom=6)
    • Topographic map from Topozone (http://www.topozone.com/map.asp?lat=32.871416&lon=-97.249122&s=200&size=m&layer=DRG100)
    • Aerial photograph from Microsoft Terraserver (http://terraserver.microsoft.com/map.aspx?t=1&s=14&lon=-97.249122&lat=32.871416&w=750&h=500)

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Watauga Texas Resource Guide, City or community of Watauga, Texas Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, ... (424 words)
The population of Watauga is approximately 21,908 (2000).
The distance from Watauga to Washington DC is 1251 miles.
Watauga is positioned 32.87 degrees north of the equator and 97.25 degrees west of the prime meridian.
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