Cookville, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 4,550.
Males: 2,263  (49.7%)
Females: 2,287  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

34.9 years
Texas median age:

32.3 years

Zip code: 75455

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,291 (it was $35,938 in 2000)
Cookville:

$53,291
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,858 (it was $16,516 in 2000)

Cookville CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $161,133 (it was $72,800 in 2000)
Cookville:

$161,133
TX:

$172,200
March 2019 cost of living index in Cookville: 83.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Cookville, TX (2000)
    • 3,56281.1%White alone
    • 56412.8%Hispanic
    • 2134.8%Black alone
    • 280.6%American Indian alone
    • 240.5%Two or more races
    • 10.02%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Cookville, Texas as of July 13, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cookville is 569 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 105.3 square miles.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (very low).

Cookville, Texas map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Cookville CCD:

1.1% ($810)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (43.7 miles , pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (78.3 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (114.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Mount Pleasant, TX (2.6 miles ),
Omaha, TX (2.7 miles ),
Daingerfield, TX (3.3 miles ),
Pittsburg, TX (3.4 miles ),
Naples, TX (3.4 miles ),
Rocky Mound, TX (3.5 miles),
Winfield, TX (3.8 miles ),
Miller's Cove, TX (3.9 miles)

Latitude: 33.13 N, Longitude: 94.86 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Distribution of median household income in Cookville, TX in 2017
Cookville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.5%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Cookville, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.3%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Food (5.8%)
  • Utilities (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.4%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Utilities (7.7%)
  • Food (6.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Food (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Cookville, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (12.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in Cookville, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cookville-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 121% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.4 miles away from the Cookville place center injured 2 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

On 3/26/1961, a category F3 tornado 8.4 miles away from the place center injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cookville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 138.9 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 207.0 miles away from the 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 209.2 miles away from Cookville center
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 342.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 311.2 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 193.6 miles away from Cookville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Titus County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Fires: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Cookville:

  • PLEASANT VIEW MANAGEMENT COMPA (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • CYPRESS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • CYPRESS BASIN HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • MT PLEASANT DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • OUTREACH HEALTH SERVICES OF EAST TEXAS (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • TEXAS HELPING HANDS INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)
  • CHAMPION HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cookville:

  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 3 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,320)
  • LeTourneau University (about 47 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Texarkana College (about 50 miles; Texarkana, TX; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • Kilgore College (about 53 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Paris Junior College (about 53 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 61 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 62 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cookville: Center Point (A), Cookville Volunteer Fire Department (B), Nortex Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cookville include: Pleasant Grove Church (A), Shady Grove Church (B), Spring Hill Church (C), Union Hill Church (D), Bethel Church (E), Cypress Church (F), East New Hope Church (G), Hickory Hill Church (H), Lang Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Snodgrass Cemetery (1), Blevens Cemetery (2), Cook Cemetery (3), Evans Cemetery (4), Springhill Cemetery (5), Justiss Cemetery (6), Keith Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Stephens Lake Number 1 (A), Stephens Lake Number 2 (B), Sandlin Lake (C), S E Lee Lake (D), Kenneth Travis Lake (E), Welsh Reservoir (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Williamson Creek (A), Prairie Branch (B), Justiss Creek (C), Dry Creek (D), East Fork Horse Creek (E), West Fork Horse Creek (F), Walkers Creek (G), Taylor Creek (H), Swauano Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Titus 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:

2.9 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

79.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.8%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

17.8%
Whole state:

15.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

7.5%
Whole state:

6.7%
91 people in college/university student housing in 2010
68 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Cookville:

Marital status in Cookville, TX
  • Never married: 18.5%
  • Now married: 65.5%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

For population 25 years and over in Cookville:

  • High school or higher: 76.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Texas average:

15.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cookville, TX (based on Titus County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,43459
Catholic8,1731
Mainline Protestant1,6239
Black Protestant1,0057
Other5232
None5,576-
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: 5
Titus County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Titus County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
This county:

8.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

5.48 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.2%
Texas:

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

16.1%
Texas:

15.7%

5.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,444 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Camp County, TX  0.68% ($42,680 average AGI)
from Morris County, TX  0.48% ($36,283)
from Franklin County, TX  0.40% ($34,068)


6.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,279 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
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 Camp County, TX  0.72% ($32,556 average AGI)
to Morris County, TX  0.60% ($26,955)
to Franklin County, TX  0.59% ($31,318)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cookville:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIMP (960 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEGG (1560 AM; 2 kW; DAINGERFIELD, TX)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • KEES (1430 AM; 5 kW; GLADEWATER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cookville:

  • KAZE (106.9 FM; ORE CITY, TX; Owner: REYNOLDS RADIO, INC.)
  • KDVE (103.1 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KSCN (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KALK (97.7 FM; WINFIELD, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTAL-FM (98.1 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KPLT-FM (107.7 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWNS (104.7 FM; WINNSBORO, TX; Owner: RICHARD E. FOSTER)
  • KFRO-FM (95.3 FM; GILMER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KJUK-LP (92.1 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX; Owner: KMZD RADIO INC)
  • KXDX-LP (95.7 FM; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX; Owner: INTER COUNTY AMATEUR RADIO ENTHUSIASTS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cookville:

  • K54CB (Channel 54; MOUNT PLEASANT, TX; Owner: F. V. P. NETWORK, INC)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
Cookville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Cookville fatal accident list:

Jul 1, 2008 12:35 AM, Us-67, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 4, 1994 09:50 AM, 67, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 31, 1981 09:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cookville)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Omaha, 98 County Road 3147 (Omaha #35776) (Lat: 33.260556 Lon: -94.828361), Type: Mast, Structure height: 75.9 m, Overall height: 78.9 m, Call Sign: WQOL612,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 11/08/2021, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KA5JDQ, Grant Date: 01/17/1996, Expiration Date: 01/17/2006, Cancellation Date: 01/18/2008, Registrant: Bill R Harper, Rt 1 Box 1045, Cookville, TX 75558
  • Call Sign: KB5ES, Grant Date: 06/14/1988, Expiration Date: 06/14/1998, Cancellation Date: 06/15/2000, Registrant: George W Hale, Route 1 Box 190a, Cookville, TX 75558
  • Call Sign: N5TEG, Licensee ID: L00297772, Grant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 09/07/2021, Certifier: Steven B Andrews, Registrant: Steven B Andrews, 4119 Cr 4260, Cookville, TX 75558
  • Call Sign: WD5GTA, Grant Date: 10/07/1997, Expiration Date: 10/07/2007, Cancellation Date: 10/08/2009, Registrant: Bobbie N Hale, Route 1 Box 1590, Cookville, TX 75558

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 22. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 55 took place in 2012, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Cookville, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (64.8%), and Structure Fires (22.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cookville, TX
    • 22564.8%Outside Fires
    • 7722.2%Structure Fires
    • 3811.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 72.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cookville, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cookville, TX
  • 63.6%Electricity
  • 16.8%Utility gas
  • 15.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cookville, TX
  • 44.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 33.1%Electricity
  • 21.2%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Wood


Cookville compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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