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Slaton Economic Development Corporation
101 N. 9th St.
Slaton, TX 79364
Ph: (806) 828-5110
Fx: (806) 828-5115
Demographics
2000 Census Information
  • As of the census of 2000, there were 6,109 people and 2,253 households in the city.
  • 2,844 people over age 15 were married.
  • The population density was 1,126.7 per square mile. 
  • There were 2,567 housing units. 
  • The median age was 35 years.
  • The median income for a household in the City was $26,100.
  • The per capita income for the City was $12,577.
  • The average number of vehicles per household was 1.3.
  • 2,256 of residents age 25 and older had completed high school education or higher.

2006 Estimate
  • 6,129 people and 2,193 households
  • 2,776 married persons over age 15
  • Population density: 1,130.04 per square mile
  • 2,740 housing units
  • 2,671 residents over age 25 with high school education or higher
  • Median age: 35.8
  • Median income per household: $30,065
  • Per capita income: $16,116
  • Vehicles per household: 1.6

2011 Projection

  • 6,189 people and 2,193 households
  • 2,776 married persons over age 15
  • Population density: 1,141.4 per square mile
  • 2,865 housing units
  • 3,048 residents over age 25 with high school education or higher
  • Median age: 37.4
  • Median income per household: $31,575
  • Per capita income: $17,155
  • Vehicles per household: 1.7