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Lowry Crossing, Texas
Location of Lowry Crossing in Collin County, Texas
Location of Lowry Crossing in Collin County, Texas
Country United States
State Texas
County Collin
 • Total 2.8 sq mi (7.2 km2)
 • Land 2.8 sq mi (7.2 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
512 ft (156 m)
 • Total 1,229
 • Density 440.8/sq mi (170.2/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 48-44308
GNIS feature ID 1384177

Lowry Crossing is a city in Collin County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,711 at the 2010 census.


Lowry Crossing is located at 33°10′01″N 96°32′55″W / 33.166948°N 96.548746°W / 33.166948; -96.548746.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.8 square miles (7.3 km2), all of it land.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 443
1990 865 95.3%
2000 1,229 42.1%
2010 1,711 39.2%
Est. 2015 1,780 4.0%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 1,229 people, 441 households, and 362 families residing in the city. The population density was 440.8 people per square mile (170.1/km2). There were 456 housing units at an average density of 163.5/sq mi (63.1/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 93.98% White, 0.65% African American, 0.41% Native American, 0.73% Asian, 3.66% from other races, and 0.57% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.43% of the population.

There were 441 households out of which 43.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 71.4% were married couples living together, 7.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 17.7% were non-families. 14.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.79 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the city, the population was spread out with 28.4% under the age of 18, 5.9% from 18 to 24, 36.1% from 25 to 44, 24.2% from 45 to 64, and 5.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 105.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 105.6 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $67,222, and the median income for a family was $73,393. Males had a median income of $50,066 versus $31,563 for females. The per capita income for the city was $26,574. About 1.2% of families and 3.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.9% of those under age 18 and 2.2% of those age 65 or over.

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