Bastrop is located in southeast Texas. Bastrop is part of Bastrop County. Bastrop has 9.01 square miles of land area and 0.11 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Bastrop population is 7,469, which has grown 39.87% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Bastrop median household income is $49,230 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 22.43% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 31.68% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Bastrop median house value is $139,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 35.33% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 59.27% and is 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 Bastrop is worse than the state average in quality. The Bastrop area code is 512.