Holland, Texas

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High Points

Holland strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

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Racial Diversity
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Top 4% trophy Holland Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Holland, Texas

Comparing Holland to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Racial Diversity 10 7
Female Share of the Population 6 7
Male Share of the Population 5 4
Senior Citizens 2 3
Well-Paid Single Men 1 2
Age of the Population 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 9 8
Portion of People Married 6 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 2 3
College Educated Adults 2 2
People in Middle Class or Better 2 3
People Above Poverty 1 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Public Transportation Use 3 3
Short Commute Times 2 3
Working at Home 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 8 6
Affordability of Rents 8 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 7 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 5
People Living Alone 3 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 6 8
Low Violent Crime 4 6

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Holland Almanac

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Nearest Medium City 15 miles S of Temple, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 46 miles NE of Austin, Texas
County Bell
Metro Area Killeen - Temple
Standard Zip Codes 76534
Phone Area Codes 254
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.878
Longitude -97.401

Holland Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 58 F
Apr Temp 55 to 78 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 57 to 80 F
Annual Precip 32.9 inches
Distance 13.3 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 59 F
Apr Temp 54 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 96 F
Oct Temp 56 to 81 F
Annual Precip 36.2 inches
Distance 16.1 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 57 F
Apr Temp 54 to 77 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 35.2 inches
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Holland Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,102 100%
Male 526 47.7%
Female 576 52.3%
Under 18 392 35.6%
18+ 710 64.4%
65+ 104 9.4%
Median Age 29.1
Average Family Size 3.38
White 943 85.6%
African-American 59 5.4%
Asian 6 0.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 53 4.8%
Mixed Race 31 2.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 223 20.2%

Estimated Holland Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,090
Growth -12
Growth % -1.1%

Holland Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 48.9%
Irish 12.2%
US/American 10.9%
German 9.3%
Czech 6.2%
English 5.1%
French (except Basque) 2.1%
Norwegian 1.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.8%
Scottish 0.6%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Polish 0.6%
Dutch 0.5%
African 0.4%
British 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Holland, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Vilas (76534)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Holland 1,102 $31,250
Bartlett 1,675 $35,595
Belton 14,623 $38,635
Granger 1,299 $37,188
Little River-Academy 1,645 $45,625
Rogers 1,117 $38,274
Temple 54,514 $42,795

Holland Public Libraries

Bj Hill Library
Holland, Texas
(254) 657-2884

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Holland High Schools (2004)

Serves 142 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.2

Holland Colleges

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1. Pelican Bay, Texas 83.7   18.6% 6.6% 3.7% 41 $32,656 9.6% 6.4% 1,505 15.3% 11.3 0.9% 2
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3. Gordon, Georgia 82.7   28.2% 13.7% 10.8% 24 $39,189 8% 52.3% 2,152 21.4% 21.8 0.3% 3.3
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