Ames is located in east Texas. Ames is between the Liberty, Chambers county. Ames has 3.30 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ames population is 1,195, which has grown 10.75% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.13% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Ames median household income is $37,692 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 60.93% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 31.68% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Ames median house value is $59,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.23% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 59.27% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Ames is worse than the state average in quality.