Caney City, Texas

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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.7%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.8% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

11.54
Texas average:

2.16
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Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+50.3%).

Average climate in Caney City, Texas

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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 Caney 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 Caney 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 (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 2, Winter Storm: 1, 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)

Points of interest:

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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
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
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,143122
Catholic8,5604
Mainline Protestant3,93623
Black Protestant8486
Other5633
None38,482-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs 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
Henderson County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.7%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.2%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.8%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.4
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Caney City:

19.1%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Caney City:

10.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Caney City:

55.3%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.4%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Caney City, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,508$30,0961$1,638
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,892
Totals for Government 1$2,508$30,0962$3,530

Caney City government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $88,000 ($392.86)
    Water Utilities: $59,000 ($263.39)
    Central Staff Services: $55,000 ($245.54)
    Sewerage: $30,000 ($133.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($31.25)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($26.79)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($13.39)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $1,000 ($4.46)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $111,000 ($495.54)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($26.79)

Caney City government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $36,000 ($160.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($40.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $33,000 ($147.32)
    General Revenue - Other: $19,000 ($84.82)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($4.46)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $74,000 ($330.36)
  • Tax - Property: $54,000 ($241.07)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $39,000 ($174.11)
    Public Utilities Sales: $6,000 ($26.79)
    Other License: $1,000 ($4.46)

Caney City government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $178,000 ($794.64)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $178,000 ($794.64)

8.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,120 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.61%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Smith County, TX  1.14% ($40,227 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  1.08% ($57,225)
from Kaufman County, TX  1.02% ($43,199)


7.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,222 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Smith County, TX  1.18% ($42,371 average AGI)
to Kaufman County, TX  0.85% ($37,649)
to Dallas County, TX  0.71% ($55,094)

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: 32.220190, Lon: -96.030200, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 217ft / 65.8mTotal length
  • $130,000Total costs
  • 2,550Total average daily traffic
  • 255Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,570Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Caney City, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Caney City, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 6. The highest number of fire incidents - 19 took place in 2012, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Caney City, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (52.0%), and Structure Fires (38.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Caney City, TX
    • 5252.0%Outside Fires
    • 3838.0%Structure Fires
    • 66.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 44.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Caney City, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Caney City, TX
  • 75.0%Electricity
  • 25.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Caney City, TX
  • 58.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 41.2%Electricity


Caney City compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below 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.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Caney City on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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