Florence is a city in
Williamson County, Texas, United States.
The population was 1,054 at the 2000
census, and 1,109 in the 2005 census estimate.
Florence is located at (30.842650, -97.792214). This is 40 miles
(64 km) north of Austin.
According to the United
States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of
0.8 square miles (2.1 km2
), all of it
As of the census
of 2000, there were 1,054
people, 381 households, and 275 families residing in the city. The
people per square mile (502.4/km2
). There were 410
housing units at an average density of 505.7/sq mi
). The racial makeup of the city was 89.28%
, 0.85% African American
, 6.74% from other races
, and 1.80% from two
or more races. Hispanic
of any race were 19.92%
of the population.
There were 381 households out of which 38.8% had children under the
age of 18 living with them, 55.4% were married
living together, 12.6% had a female householder with no
husband present, and 27.6% were non-families. 23.9% of all
households were made up of individuals and 12.3% had someone living
alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size
was 2.77 and the average family size was 3.29.
In the city the population was spread out with 31.1% under the age
of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 28.0% from 25 to 44, 18.9% from 45 to
64, and 13.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was
33 years. For every 100 females there were 99.6 males. For every
100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.1 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $36,250, and the
median income for a family was $42,059. Males had a median income
of $30,500 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income
for the city was
$15,964. About 9.7% of families and 14.7% of the population were
below the poverty line
, including 20.2%
of those under age 18 and 9.2% of those age 65 or over.
The City of Florence is served by the Florence Independent School