Premont is located in south Texas. Premont is part of Jim Wells County. Premont has 1.71 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Premont population is 2,674, which has shrunk 3.54% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.13% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Premont median household income is $28,842 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 30.97% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 31.68% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Premont median house value is $47,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 69.18% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 59.27% and is higher 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 Premont is worse than the state average in quality. The Premont area code is 361.