Caney City, Texas

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Population in 2012: 218 (23% urban, 77% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.6%
 
Males: 103  (47.5%)
Females: 115  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  55.4 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 75148.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,465 (it was $9,079 in 2000)
Caney City:

$38,465
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,316 (it was $7,980 in 2000)

Caney City town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $157,682 (it was $23,700 in 2000)
Caney City:

$157,682
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $68,575; Detached houses: $116,694; Mobile homes: $24,752

Median gross rent in 2012: $825.

Caney City races chart
  • White alone - 154 (71.0%)
  • Black alone - 57 (26.3%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.5%)

Races in Caney City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Caney City: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (17.2%), Irish (9.9%), English (5.2%), French (3.6%), Scottish (3.6%), Dutch (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.16 square miles.

Population density: 187 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Caney City,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Caney City:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 23.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 56.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Caney City town:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 45.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 15.3%
  • Divorced: 19.9%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Caney City, Texas as of January 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Caney City to the number of sex offenders is 55 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,800 (1.2%)

Caney City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (43.8 miles , pop. 83,650).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (59.3 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (59.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Log Cabin, TX (1.0 miles ), Star Harbor, TX (1.4 miles ), Malakoff, TX (1.6 miles ), Cedar Creek Lake, TX (2.2 miles ), Trinidad, TX (2.4 miles ), Enchanted Oaks, TX (2.4 miles ), Payne Springs, TX (2.4 miles ), Eustace, TX (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $160,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.21 N, Longitude: 96.03 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Caney City household income distribution Caney City home values distribution

Crime rates in Caney City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 42013
per 100,000 1659.8809.70.0395.31145.0
Burglaries 62224
per 100,000 2489.6809.7806.5790.51526.7
Thefts 20035
per 100,000 829.90.00.01185.81908.4
Auto thefts 10101
per 100,000 414.90.0403.20.0381.7
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 321.9) 596.0227.692.3189.3460.8

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Caney City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

11.54
Texas average:

2.18
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+50.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (27%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Work and jobs in Caney City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Caney City, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Caney City-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Caney City town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/4/1959, a category F3 tornado 16.7 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Caney City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 281.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 170.7 miles away from Caney City center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 453.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 198.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 300.4 miles away from Caney City center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 302.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Henderson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Caney City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Caney City:

  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING SERVICES AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • WEE CARE CONNECTION HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • CARING HEARTS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; GUN BARREL CITY, TX)
  • STAR CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ATHENS, TX)
  • A TRINITY VALLEY HOME HEALTH AND THERAPY SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ATHENS, TX)
  • PREMIER HEALTHCARE SERVICES-LAKESIDE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ATHENS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Caney City:

  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 11 miles; Athens, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,333)
  • Navarro College (about 29 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 45 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 47 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 52 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Eastfield College (about 56 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • El Centro College (about 60 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)

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Notable location: Caney City Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Henderson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.8%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Caney City compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Caney City travel time to work - commute Caney City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (84%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Caney City town (based on Henderson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.27%
Here: 49.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of God
Adherents49.8%13.3%11.1%10.0%4.4%
Congregations29.8%2.6%15.8%14.0%11.4%
NameChurches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Presbyterian Church (USA)International Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents3.5%2.1%1.1%1.0%3.7%
Congregations9.6%1.8%0.9%0.9%13.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Henderson County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Henderson County:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Henderson County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Here:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Henderson County:

28.7%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.2%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$4,607
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$4,610
Totals for Government 0$0 5$9,217

9.74% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 200538,823 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.74%
Texas average:

8.37%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries($148 average AGI)
Henderson County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.20%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Dallas County, TX  1.46% ($65,872 average AGI)
from Kaufman County, TX  1.19% ($27,589)
from Smith County, TX  1.16% ($33,810)


8.81% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 200632,478 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.81%
Texas average:

7.44%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries($108 average AGI)
Henderson County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Smith County, TX  1.20% ($33,611 average AGI)
to Kaufman County, TX  1.12% ($32,195)
to Dallas County, TX  0.96% ($34,764)

Strongest AM radio stations in Caney City:

  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLVQ (1410 AM; 1 kW; ATHENS, TX; Owner: LOVE RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KVCI (1510 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANTON, TX; Owner: CANTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Caney City:

  • KCKL (95.9 FM; MALAKOFF, TX; Owner: CEDAR CREEK RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • K201DJ (88.1 FM; ATHENS, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBJS (90.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS MEDIA ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTYL-FM (93.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KYYK (98.3 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KYFP (89.1 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Caney City:

  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)

Caney City fatal accident list:

Oct 18, 2008 08:52 PM, Sr-198, Lat: 32.22019, Lon: -96.03020, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$122,0253$156,4802$169,255
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$110,7200$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$54,6000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9509.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Caney City on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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