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Location of Liverpool, Texas
|• Total||1.09 sq mi (2.83 km2)|
|• Land||1.09 sq mi (2.83 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||20 ft (6 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||503.66/sq mi (194.42/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|Area code(s)||281, 832|
|GNIS feature ID||1361569|
Liverpool is a city in Brazoria County, Texas, United States, named after the city of Liverpool in England. It is located along the Union Pacific Railroad and County Road 171 northeast of Angleton and south of Alvin. The population was 482 at the 2010 census.
In October 2009, Mike Peters, the mayor of Liverpool, was found dead on the Union Pacific Railroad tracks that run through Liverpool.
According to the United States Census Bureau, Liverpool has a total area of 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 404 people, 152 households, and 115 families residing in the city. The population density was 425.4 people per square mile (164.2/km2). There were 189 housing units at an average density of 199.0/sq mi (76.8/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 88.61% White, 0.74% African American, 1.49% Native American, 0.25% Asian, 6.68% from other races, and 2.23% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 9.90% of the population.
There were 152 households, out of which 30.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.5% were married couples living together, 9.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.3% were non-families. 19.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.03.
In the city, the population was spread out, with 25.7% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 33.4% from 25 to 44, 23.0% from 45 to 64, and 9.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females, there were 112.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 109.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $48,750, and the median income for a family was $51,042. Males had a median income of $36,875 versus $30,938 for females. The per capita income for the city was $19,492. About 7.0% of families and 6.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.4% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
Primary and secondary schools
Students in Liverpool attend schools in the Alvin Independent School District.
Residents attend Alvin High School.
Colleges and universities
Additionally, Alvin Community College, located in nearby Alvin, provides basic undergraduate courses and adult education. Liverpool is in the ACC taxation zone. The Texas Legislature designated Alvin ISD as being in the Alvin CC zone.
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