Hawk Cove, Texas

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Population in 2013: 480 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.0%
Males: 231  (48.3%)
Females: 249  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  41.1 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 75474.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $24,040 (it was $23,226 in 2000)
Hawk Cove:

$24,040
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $10,578 (it was $10,375 in 2000)

Hawk Cove city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $36,162 (it was $31,300 in 2000)
Hawk Cove:

$36,162
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $46,693; Detached houses: $45,570; Mobile homes: $47,768

Median gross rent in 2012: $543.

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  • White alone - 438 (90.7%)
  • Hispanic - 25 (5.2%)
  • Two or more races - 11 (2.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (1.2%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.4%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Hawk Cove: 91.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (23.2%), German (9.0%), Dutch (4.6%), United States (4.4%), English (2.6%), French (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 1,539 people per square mile   (low).

Hawk Cove,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Hawk Cove:

  • High school or higher: 74.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 51.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hawk Cove city:

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.7%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Hawk Cove, Texas as of February 26, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Hawk Cove to the number of sex offenders is 121 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $745 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $710 (2.0%)

Hawk Cove satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (31.5 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (32.3 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (41.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: West Tawakoni, TX (1.9 miles ), Quinlan, TX (1.9 miles ), East Tawakoni, TX (2.8 miles ), Lone Oak, TX (3.4 miles ), Elmo, TX (3.5 miles ), Point, TX (3.6 miles ), Wills Point, TX (3.6 miles ), Caddo Mills, TX (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 32.88 N, Longitude: 96.08 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Hawk Cove household income distribution Hawk Cove home values distribution

Crime rates in Hawk Cove by Year
Type 2001 2002 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 3000000000
per 100,000 642.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 2000001020
per 100,000 428.30.00.00.00.00.0161.80.0405.70.0
Assaults 21123202131
per 100,000 428.32306.1396.8588.2324.10.0323.6161.0608.5202.8
Burglaries 181323722246
per 100,000 3854.42725.4396.8588.21134.5322.6323.6322.1811.41217.0
Thefts 257105792555
per 100,000 5353.31467.51984.1980.41134.51451.6323.6805.21014.21014.2
Auto thefts 3322071120
per 100,000 642.4628.9396.8392.20.01129.0161.8161.0405.70.0
Arson 1101020200
per 100,000 214.1209.60.0196.10.0322.60.0322.10.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 295.0) 1315.0792.1227.2238.8197.4178.0168.4103.9388.5173.1

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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 Hawk Cove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
Texas average:

1.95
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.6%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (25%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (28%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (23%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (20%)
  • Accountants and auditors (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Electricians (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (32%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (20%)
  • Accountants and auditors (13%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)

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

Average climate in Hawk Cove, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hawk Cove-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/6/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the Hawk Cove city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 12/21/1967, a category F3 tornado 15.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hawk Cove-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 272.1 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 124.7 miles away from Hawk Cove 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 157.2 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 272.6 miles away from the city 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 21.8 miles away from Hawk Cove 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 274.6 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 Hunt County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hawk Cove topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hawk Cove:

  • GOLDEN YEARS HOMECARE SPECIALIST INCORPORATED (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; WILLS POINT, TX)
  • TANGLEWOOD GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 13 miles away; GREENVILLE, TX)
  • LEGEND HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION - GREENVILLE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; GREENVILLE, TX)
  • FREE STATE CRESTWOOD (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WILLS POINT, TX)
  • COUNTRY VIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TERRELL, TX)
  • COUNTRY VIEW NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TERRELL, TX)
  • TERRELL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TERRELL, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hawk Cove:

  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 27 miles; Commerce, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,890)
  • Eastfield College (about 34 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 38 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • Richland College (about 38 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 40 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)
  • Southern Methodist University (about 42 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 9,150)
  • El Centro College (about 43 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)

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Hunt 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 2012 was 94.3. This is worse than average.

City:

94.3
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 4.79. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.79
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 34.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.0
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 43.9%
(43.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 47.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Hawk Cove compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Hawk Cove travel time to work - commute Hawk Cove mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (75%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Utility gas (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 Hawk Cove city (based on Hunt County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.91%
Here: 53.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristCatholic Church Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
Adherents65.7%10.6%6.1%4.3%2.6%
Congregations40.0%12.3%15.4%1.5%1.5%
NameAssemblies of GodChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Presbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist AssociationOther
Adherents2.2%1.5%1.4%1.3%4.3%
Congregations6.9%4.6%2.3%1.5%13.8%
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: 14
Hunt County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Hunt County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Hunt County:

4.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Here:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hunt County:

28.9%
Texas:

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

17.1%
State:

15.7%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,577
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$886
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$1,887
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,276
Sewerage 1$4,185$50,2200$0
Totals for Government 1$4,185$50,2207$5,626

8.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,174 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($331 average AGI)
Hunt County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dallas County, TX  1.73% ($32,680 average AGI)
from Collin County, TX  0.71% ($35,503)
from Rockwall County, TX  0.57% ($40,094)


8.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,510 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.30%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($110 average AGI)
Hunt County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, TX  1.53% ($31,955 average AGI)
to Collin County, TX  0.75% ($32,862)
to Rockwall County, TX  0.61% ($53,257)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hawk Cove:

  • 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)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGGR (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hawk Cove:

  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KIKT (93.5 FM; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KRVA-FM (107.1 FM; CAMPBELL, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KEOM (88.5 FM; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: MESQUITE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KETR (88.9 FM; COMMERCE, TX; Owner: TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE)

TV broadcast stations around Hawk Cove:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KNOK-LP (Channel 43; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: IGLESIA JESU CHRISTO ES MI REFUGIO, INC.)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD5CNP, Licensee ID: L00675812
    Grant Date: 03/25/1998, Expiration Date: 10/29/2007, Cancellation Date: 10/30/2009
    Registrant: Roger T Vance, 1874 Evelyn St, Hawk Cove, TX 75474

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2005
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$38,2500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$29,3301$51,570
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9616.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Hawk Cove on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #14 (75474) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Celtic first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
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