For population 25 years and over in Lindsay:
For population 15 years and over in Lindsay town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,132 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Denton, TX (29.5 miles , pop. 80,537).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (49.0 miles , pop. 222,030).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (63.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Gainesville, TX (2.2 miles ), Muenster, TX (3.0 miles ), Valley View, TX (3.2 miles ), Thackerville, OK (3.5 miles ), Callisburg, TX (3.6 miles ), Lake Kiowa, TX (3.6 miles ), St. Jo, TX (4.2 miles ), Whitesboro, TX (4.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.64 N, Longitude: 97.22 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 940
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +203 (+34.7%).
Work and jobs in Lindsay: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lindsay, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lindsay-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 263% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/6/1955, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Lindsay town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 3/31/1959, a category F3 tornado 6.9 miles away from the town center injured 16 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Lindsay-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above 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 83.9 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 81.6 miles away from Lindsay center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 80.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.8 miles away from Lindsay center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Cooke County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Lindsay:
Airports located in Lindsay:
Amtrak station near Lindsay:
Local government website: www.lindsaytexas.com
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lindsay:
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Public elementary/middle school in Lindsay:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 1.0%
(0.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Lindsay compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Lindsay (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Lindsay town (based on Cooke County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.69%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lindsay government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Lindsay government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,208 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($38,999 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Lindsay fatal accident list:
May 23, 1983 03:47 PM, 82, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Feb 20, 1980 09:52 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 10, 1977 08:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 3, 1975 04:35 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.