East Tawakoni, Texas

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Population in 2014: 889 (68% urban, 32% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.7%
 
Males: 475  (53.5%)
Females: 414  (46.5%)
Median resident age:  47.9 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 75453, 75472.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,519 (it was $35,789 in 2000)
East Tawakoni:

$43,519
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,788 (it was $19,186 in 2000)

East Tawakoni city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $116,796 (it was $62,200 in 2000)
East Tawakoni:

$116,796
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $125,906; Detached houses: $134,809; Mobile homes: $14,201

Median gross rent in 2016: $795.

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  • Races in East Tawakoni, TX (2010)

    East Tawakoni races chart
    • 81191.8%White alone
    • 434.9%Hispanic
    • 192.2%Asian alone
    • 40.5%Black alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in East Tawakoni: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (12.3%), German (10.8%), English (9.1%), Irish (6.4%), European (5.4%), Dutch (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.81 square miles.

Population density: 491 people per square mile   (low).

East Tawakoni,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in East Tawakoni:

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 42.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Tawakoni city:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 18.2%

49 residents are foreign born (2.0% Asia, 1.2% Latin America).

This city:

5.4%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,039 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,494 (1.4%)

East Tawakoni satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (39.6 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (40.1 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (49.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: West Tawakoni, TX (2.2 miles ), Point, TX (2.2 miles ), Lone Oak, TX (2.5 miles ), Hawk Cove, TX (2.8 miles ), Emory, TX (3.2 miles ), Quinlan, TX (3.3 miles ), Wills Point, TX (3.7 miles ), Edgewood, TX (3.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $63,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $62,500
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $260,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $260,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.90 N, Longitude: 95.94 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

East Tawakoni household income distribution East Tawakoni home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +113 (+17.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in East Tawakoni, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

East Tawakoni-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/6/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.6 miles away from the East Tawakoni city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 12/21/1967, a category F3 tornado 16.4 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Tawakoni-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% 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 279.9 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 124.8 miles away from East Tawakoni 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 160.5 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 265.4 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 267.4 miles away from East Tawakoni center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 19.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rains County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Tawakoni topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near East Tawakoni:

  • SENIOR SUITE CARE AND REHAB, LLC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; EMORY, TX)
  • GOLDEN YEARS HOMECARE SPECIALIST INCORPORATED (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; WILLS POINT, TX)
  • FREE STATE CRESTWOOD (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WILLS POINT, TX)
  • TANGLEWOOD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; GREENVILLE, TX)
  • LEGEND HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION - GREENVILLE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; GREENVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Tawakoni:

  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 24 miles; Commerce, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,890)
  • Eastfield College (about 42 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 45 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • Richland College (about 46 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 48 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)
  • Southern Methodist University (about 49 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 9,150)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 50 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)

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Rains County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 75.3. This is about average.

City:

75.3
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.42. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.42
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.2
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.3%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.1% for other race residents, 3.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.3%
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: 0.8% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Texas average:

14.3

East Tawakoni travel time to work - commute East Tawakoni mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for East Tawakoni city (based on Rains County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,51323
Catholic6211
Mainline Protestant2522
Other1-
None6,527-
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: 2
Rains County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Rains County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Rains County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

7.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Rains County:

27.5%
Texas:

26.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
East Tawakoni:

48.5%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.0%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
East Tawakoni:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
East Tawakoni:

36.2%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
East Tawakoni:

51.8%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.3%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of East Tawakoni, 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
Financial Administration 1$2,000$24,0000$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,068$24,8160$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,244$31,4642$3,086
Water Supply 3$8,302$33,2080$0
Totals for Government 7$17,614$30,1952$3,086

9.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,300 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.23%
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 Hunt County, TX  1.68% ($28,393 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.84% ($45,643)
from Wood County, TX  0.66% ($27,773)


8.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,277 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.63%
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 Hunt County, TX  1.54% ($25,196 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  0.91% ($30,033)
to Wood County, TX  0.73% ($31,375)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Tawakoni:

  • 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.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Tawakoni:

  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KRVA-FM (107.1 FM; CAMPBELL, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KIKT (93.5 FM; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KETR (88.9 FM; COMMERCE, TX; Owner: TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE)

TV broadcast stations around East Tawakoni:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KNOK-LP (Channel 43; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: IGLESIA JESU CHRISTO ES MI REFUGIO, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • $138,000Total costs
  • 5,200Total average daily traffic
  • 156Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,280Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Curtis Branch, East Tawakoni (Lat: 32.886722 Lon: -95.926889), Type: 103.6, Overall height: 103.6 m, Registrant: 3105303188, Tinas@aviationsystems.Com, 2510 W. 237TH STREET, SUITE 210
  • Curtis Branch, East Tawakoni (Lat: 32.886722 Lon: -95.926889), Type: 103.6, Overall height: 103.6 m, Registrant: 3105303188, Tinas@aviationsystems.Com, 2510 W. 237TH STREET, SUITE 210
  • Edward G Roach, East Tawakoni (Lat: 32.886722 Lon: -95.926889), Type: 103.6, Overall height: 103.6 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE5QML, Licensee ID: L01323484, Grant Date: 09/14/2007, Expiration Date: 09/14/2017, Certifier: Charles T Witt, Registrant: Charles T Witt, 141 Rains Cr 1605, East Tawakoni, TX 75472

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (82%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

East Tawakoni compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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