Bastrop Texas City Data

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Bastrop Texas is in Bastrop County

Bastrop is in the Bastrop Independent School District (See area schools)

Population in July 2009: 8,438. Population change since 2000: +58.0%

Males: 4,154  (49.2%)
Females: 4,284  (50.8%)


Median resident age:  36.3 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip codes: 78602.

Estimated median household income in 2009: $53,266 (it was $40,212 in 2000)






Estimated per capita income in 2009: $23,533

Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $135,443 (it was $98,800 in 2000)






Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $146,416; Detached houses: $154,480; Townhouses or other attached units: $454,700; In 2-unit structures: $84,444; Mobile homes: $79,599; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $27,999

Median gross rent in 2009: $987.

Races in Bastrop, TX:  White alone- 5,099 (65.1%) Black alone- 1,323 (16.9%) Hispanic- 1,153 (14.7%) Asian alone- 243 (3.1%) Amercian alone- 16 (.2%)

Jan. 2011 cost of living index in Bastrop: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (15.9%), English (9.4%), Irish (7.4%), United States (4.9%), Scotch-Irish (4.5%), Arab (1.8%).

Current Local Time: 10:01:44 AMCST time zone

Land area: 7.27 square miles.

Population density: 1161 people per square mile

For population 25 years and over in Bastrop:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bastrop city:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 56.2%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

188 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America, 0.9% Europe, 0.7% Asia).

This city:  3.5%
Texas:  13.9%

According to our research there were 62 registered sex offenders living in Bastrop, Texas in July 2011
The ratio of number of residents in Bastrop to the number of sex offenders is 136 to 1.

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $3,115 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $1,935 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Austin, TX (28.8 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (85.1 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Camp Swift, TX (2.3 miles ), Circle D-KC Estates, TX (2.4 miles ), Wyldwood, TX (2.9 miles ), Cedar Creek-Red Rock, TX (3.0 miles ), Smithville, TX (3.5 miles ), Garfield, TX (3.9 miles ), Elgin, TX (4.1 miles ), Manor, TX (4.6 miles ).


Latitude: 30.11 N, Longitude: 97.32 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,214 (+41.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,116 (43.2%)

Area code: 512

Unemployment in March 2011:






Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).

Officers per 1,000 residents here:


Texas average:



Population change in the 1990s: +1,190 (+28.7%).


Hospital/medical center in Bastrop:

  • LAKESIDE HOSPITAL AT BASTROP  (Acute Care Hospitals, Proprietary, provides emergency services, 3201 HWY 71 EAST)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Bastrop:

  • SMITHVILLE REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 10 miles away; SMITHVILLE, TX)
  • UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER AT BRACKENRIDGE (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Local, provides emergency services, about 28 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)
  • SETON MEDICAL CENTER AUSTIN (Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, about 29 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)

Click the link to view Bastrop ISD last 4 year school ratings

Bastrop Independent School District

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bastrop:

  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 28 miles; Austin, TX; Full-time enrollment: 46,563)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 28 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,612)
  • Austin Community College District (about 28 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 10,815)
  • Texas State University-San Marcos (about 41 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 23,372)
  • Blinn College (about 55 miles; Brenham, TX; FT enrollment: 15,363)
  • Temple College (about 67 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 67 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,379)

Public high school in Bastrop:

  • BASTROP High School  (Students: 2234; Location: 1614 CHAMBERS ST; Grades: 9-12; Our rating: 50)

Private high school in Bastrop:

  • NAZARENE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL  (Students: 63; Location: 132 PINE HILL LOOP; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Bastrop:

  • BASTROP MIDDLE  (Students: 641; Location: 709 OLD AUSTIN HWY; Grades: 7-8; Our rating: 48)
  • BASTROP INTERMEDIATE  (Students: 602; Location: 509 OLD AUSTIN HWY; Grades: 5-6; Our rating: 55)
  • LOST PINES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL  (Students: 589; Location: 151 TIGER WOODS DR; Grades: PK-4; Our rating: 49)
  • MINA ELEMENTARY  (Students: 558; Location: 1203 HILL ST; Grades: PK-4; Our rating: 53)
  • EMILE ELEMENTARY  (Students: 536; Location: 1500 EMILE ST; Grades: EE-4; Our rating: 71)


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