Cayuga, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 760.
Males: 388  (51.1%)
Females: 372  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip code: 75751

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,534 (it was $39,875 in 2000)
Cayuga:

$50,534
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,476 (it was $19,578 in 2000)

Cayuga CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $98,834 (it was $66,500 in 2000)
Cayuga:

$98,834
TX:

$132,000
  • Races in Cayuga, TX (2000)

    Cayuga races chart
    • 60882.4%White alone
    • 10314.0%Black alone
    • 192.6%Hispanic
    • 30.4%American Indian alone
    • 30.4%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Cayuga: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 109.2 square miles.

Population density: 7.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Cayuga, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Cayuga:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cayuga CCD:

  • Never married: 13.8%
  • Now married: 65.6%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Cayuga CCD:  0.7% ($479)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
Cayuga satellite photo by USGS

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

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (75.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Montalba-Tennessee Colony, TX (3.1 miles ), Malakoff, TX (3.8 miles ), Trinidad, TX (3.9 miles ), Athens, TX (4.0 miles ), Star Harbor, TX (4.0 miles ), Caney City, TX (4.2 miles ), Log Cabin, TX (4.2 miles ), Goodlow, TX (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 31.98 N, Longitude: 95.92 W

Area code: 903

Cayuga household income distribution Cayuga home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.2%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Broadcasting and telecommunications (6%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (4%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (4%)
  • Educational services (37%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (19%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Registered nurses (16%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (12%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

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

Average climate in Cayuga, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cayuga-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 76% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/9/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.7 miles away from the Cayuga place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/4/1959, a category F3 tornado 5.4 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cayuga-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 81% 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 291.5 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 187.4 miles away from Cayuga 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 456.1 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 215.8 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 307.2 miles away from Cayuga 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 309.5 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 Anderson County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Fires: 5, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Cayuga:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER ATHENS Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; ATHENS, TX)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • SOUTH PLACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ATHENS, TX)
  • INTEGRACARE OF ATHENS-HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ATHENS, TX)
  • HOME HEALTH SPECIALISTS HOSPICE AND PRIVATE INC (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ATHENS, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH WEST (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ATHENS, TX)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING SERVICES AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cayuga:

  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 16 miles; Athens, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,333)
  • Navarro College (about 35 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 46 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 67 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Kilgore College (about 68 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Hill College (about 69 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)

Public high school in Cayuga:

  • Cayuga High School (Students: 197; Location: 4 MILES E OF CAYUGA ON STATE HWY 287; Grades: 9-12; Our rating: 51)

Public elementary/middle schools in Cayuga:

  • Cayuga Elementary School (Students: 286; Location: 4 MILES E OF CAYUGA ON STATE HWY 287; Grades: EE-5; Our rating: 83)
  • Cayuga Middle School (Students: 145; Location: 4 MILES E OF CAYUGA ON STATE HWY 287; Grades: 6-8; Our rating: 69)
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Notable locations in Cayuga: Cayuga School (A), Big Camp (B), Roustabout Camp (C), Bethel Cayuga Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cayuga include: Bethel Church (A), Lone Pine Church (B), Judson Church (C), New Bethel Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Shaw Cemetery (1), Judson Cemetery (2), Jackson Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Duck Lake (A), Rampy Lake (B), Cox Lake (C), Bass Haven Lake (D), Catfish Lake (E), Lake Francis (F), Gator Lake (G), Ranch House Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bee Branch (A), Sycamore Creek (B), Crawford Branch (C), Short Branch (D), Skeet Branch (E), Gibson Branch (F), Prairie Creek (G), Wildcat Creek (H), Tehuacana Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Cayuga: Gus Engeling Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Anderson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.1%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

15.8%
Whole state:

15.4%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

10.8%
Whole state:

6.7%

Cayuga compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Texas average:

15.6

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Wood (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Cayuga CCD (based on Anderson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,56986
Catholic4,4762
Mainline Protestant2,47715
Black Protestant1,1798
Other3653
None29,392-
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: 7
Anderson County:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Anderson County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Anderson County:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

4.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Anderson County:

28.6%
Texas:

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

17.8%
State:

15.7%

6.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Smith County, TX  0.61% ($32,319 average AGI)
from Henderson County, TX  0.43% ($25,185)
from Cherokee County, TX  0.39% ($31,724)


6.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,361 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Smith County, TX  0.93% ($34,986 average AGI)
to Henderson County, TX  0.46% ($31,725)
to Cherokee County, TX  0.44% ($36,149)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cayuga:

  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cayuga:

  • KYYK (98.3 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)
  • KYFP (89.1 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; MALAKOFF, TX; Owner: CEDAR CREEK RADIO COMPANY, 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)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KNES (99.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, TX; Owner: J & J COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KOYE (96.7 FM; FRANKSTON, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • K201DJ (88.1 FM; ATHENS, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K202CE (88.3 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cayuga:

  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KLSB-TV (Channel 19; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Owner: KLSB ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • K17BP (Channel 17; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K24DS (Channel 24; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: ETERNAL TRUTH NETWORK, INC.)

Cayuga fatal accident list:

Aug 9, 1984 08:30 AM, 287, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cayuga)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1/2 Mi S Of Hwy 287 And 1 Mi W (Lat: 31.954889 Lon: -96.013861), Call Sign: KFK880
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.9800 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/04/2001, Expiration Date: 08/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/29/2011, Certifier: Marc Coventry
    Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • CAYUGA, Hwy 59 1.9 Mi N Of (Lat: 31.984306 Lon: -95.971056), Overall height: 68 m, Call Sign: WPJC654
    Assigned Frequencies: 2124.80 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/28/1996, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Alltel Corporation, 601 Pennsylvania Avenue Nw, Suite 720, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 783-3970, Fax: (202) 783-3982
  • DA03331A, 21679 N Us Hwy 287 (035744) (Lat: 31.955694 Lon: -95.980556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 127.7 m, Call Sign: WQOX966, Licensee ID: L00127664
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/01/2012, Expiration Date: 03/01/2022, Certifier: Dan Menser
    Registrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-4000, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD5YPA, Licensee ID: L00716243
    Grant Date: 07/15/2003, Expiration Date: 07/15/2013, Certifier: Michael L Mason
    Registrant: Michael L Mason, Cayuga, TX 75832
  • Call Sign: KF5ERW, Licensee ID: L01544232
    Grant Date: 01/28/2010, Expiration Date: 01/28/2020, Certifier: Wanda L Fitzpatrick
    Registrant: Wanda L Fitzpatrick, Cayuga, TX 75832
  • Call Sign: KF5FXU, Licensee ID: L01558650
    Grant Date: 04/01/2010, Expiration Date: 04/01/2020, Certifier: Kelly L Fitzpatrick
    Registrant: Kelly L Fitzpatrick, Cayuga, TX 75832

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: WATSON O KIMBELL RV-7A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 63KW , Serial Number: 70232, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 08/23/2003
    Registrant (Individual): O Kimbell Watson, Po Box 458, Cayuga, TX 75832

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
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