Lakeview, Texas

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Population in 2013: 104 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -31.6%
Males: 66  (63.6%)
Females: 38  (36.4%)
Median resident age:  39.8 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip code: 79239

Estimated median household income in 2012: $25,831 (it was $28,125 in 2000)
Lakeview:

$25,831
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,726 (it was $10,138 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $30,281 (it was $22,100 in 2000)
Lakeview:

$30,281
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $33,942; Detached houses: $33,942
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  • White alone - 57 (53.3%)
  • Hispanic - 47 (43.9%)
  • Black alone - 3 (2.8%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lakeview: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (29.1%), German (12.7%), Irish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.21 square miles.

Population density: 500 people per square mile   (low).

Lakeview, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Lakeview:

  • High school or higher: 53.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lakeview town:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 32.5%
  • Separated: 13.3%
  • Widowed: 17.5%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

2 residents are foreign born (2.5% Europe).

This town:  2.5%
Texas:  16.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,050
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $300 (1.5%)

Lakeview satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (74.6 miles , pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (187.6 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (259.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Memphis, TX (3.1 miles ), Hedley, TX (3.7 miles ), Estelline, TX (4.2 miles) , Clarendon, TX (4.6 miles ), Turkey, TX (4.7 miles ), Quail, TX (5.0 miles) , North River, TX (5.1 miles) , Howardwick, TX (5.3 miles ).

Latitude: 34.67 N, Longitude: 100.70 W

Area code: 806

Lakeview household income distribution Lakeview home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 6,433 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

163.46
Texas average:

2.20
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.8%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -49 (-24.4%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (60%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Finance and insurance (64%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (27%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (19%)
  • Cashiers (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (40%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (30%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (20%)

Average climate in Lakeview, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Lakeview-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 74% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the Lakeview town center killed 5 people and injured 51 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1957, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the town center killed 21 people and injured 80 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lakeview-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 47% 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 113.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 126.4 miles away from Lakeview 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 341.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 213.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 276.2 miles away from Lakeview center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 129.9 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 Hall County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lakeview topographic map

Birthplace of: Ann W. Richards - (1991-1995), Governor of Texas, Odell McBrayer - Texas lawyer and politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near Lakeview:

  • MEMPHIS CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MEMPHIS, TX)
  • HALL COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MEMPHIS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lakeview:

  • Wayland Baptist University (about 68 miles; Plainview, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,526)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 73 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Amarillo College (about 75 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 78 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • Vernon College (about 87 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 102 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 102 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lakeview that have no violations reported:

  • BRICE LESLEY WSC (Population served: 55, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  61.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Lakeview compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly above 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

Lakeview travel time to work - commute Lakeview mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (28%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Lakeview town (based on Hall County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 84.16%
Here: 84.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristOther
Adherents59.9%17.2%11.0%9.9%1.9%
Congregations30.8%15.4%15.4%15.4%23.1%
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: 3
Hall County:

8.69 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Hall County:

11.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

11.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hall County:

26.5%
Texas:

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

13.6%
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 1$3,880$46,5600$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$40
Water Supply 0$0 1$815
Totals for Government 1$3,880$46,5602$855

Lakeview government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($67.31)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,000 ($57.69)

Lakeview government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $8,000 ($76.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($9.62)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($9.62)
  • Tax - Property: $5,000 ($48.08)
    Public Utilities: $3,000 ($28.85)
    Total General Sales: $1,000 ($9.62)

Lakeview government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $37,000 ($355.77)

6.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,972 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
Texas average:

7.14%

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


7.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,101 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
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 Childress County, TX  1.06% ($30,091 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lakeview:

  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KPUR (1440 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lakeview:

  • KLSR-FM (105.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TX; Owner: DAVIS BROADCAST COMPANY, INC.)
  • KEFH (99.3 FM; CLARENDON, TX; Owner: ROHO BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Lakeview:

  • K32EH (Channel 32; MEMPHIS, TX; Owner: CAPROCK TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K36CA (Channel 36; MEMPHIS, TX; Owner: CRUZE ELECTRONICS)
  • K47BQ (Channel 47; CLARENDON, TX; Owner: DONLEY COUNTY UHF TV, INC.)
  • K17DS (Channel 17; CLARENDON, TX; Owner: AMARILLO JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • K45DM (Channel 45; CLARENDON, TX; Owner: DONLEY COUNTY UHF TV, INC.)
  • K51CB (Channel 51; CLARENDON, TX; Owner: DONLEY COUNTY UHF TV, INC.)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
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