is a city located in Texas
. As of the 2000
census, the city had a total population of 1,175.
Geography\nTatum is located at 32°18'53" North, 94°31'8" West (32.314853, -94.518875)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of 9.8 km²
). None of the area is covered with water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 1,175 people, 459 households, and 324 families residing in the city. The population density
is 119.7/km² (309.9/mi²). There are 523 housing units at an average density of 53.3/km² (137.9/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 73.62% White, 16.43% African American
, 0.51% Native American
, 0.00% Asian
, 0.09% Pacific Islander, 7.15% from other races, and 2.21% from two or more races. 17.62% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 459 households out of which 35.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.1% are married couples living together, 13.5% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.4% are non-families. 27.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.9% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.56 and the average family size is 3.14.
In the city the population is spread out with 28.9% under the age of 18, 10.0% from 18 to 24, 27.3% from 25 to 44, 21.3% from 45 to 64, and 12.5% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 90.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 84.7 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $25,000, and the median income for a family is $30,119. Males have a median income of $26,719 versus $19,063 for females. The per capita income for the city is $13,181. 25.4% of the population and 20.4% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 34.8% are under the age of 18 and 20.2% are 65 or older.