New London, Texas

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Population in 2013: 994 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.7%
 
Males: 507  (51.1%)
Females: 487  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  36.7 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75682, 75684.

New London Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,650 (it was $28,984 in 2000)
New London:

$35,650
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,767 (it was $16,009 in 2000)

New London city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,063 (it was $41,700 in 2000)
New London:

$75,063
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $73,829; Detached houses: $80,367; Mobile homes: $51,081

Median gross rent in 2013: $689.

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  • Races in New London, TX (2010)

    New London races chart
    • 83783.9%White alone
    • 737.3%Hispanic
    • 656.5%Black alone
    • 181.8%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Other race alone
    • 10.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in New London: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (16.9%), English (14.1%), German (8.6%), United States (6.4%), Dutch (2.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 8.64 square miles.

Population density: 115 people per square mile   (very low).

New London,TX real estate house value index trend

New London, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in New London:

  • High school or higher: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New London city:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 50.4%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 13.5%

139 residents are foreign born (9.3% Latin America).

This city:

10.1%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in New London, Texas as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in New London to the number of sex offenders is 504 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,217 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $630 (1.2%)

New London satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (20.3 miles , pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (69.4 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (114.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Overton, TX (1.7 miles ), Arp, TX (2.7 miles ), Carlisle-Turnertown, TX (2.8 miles ), Kilgore, TX (3.1 miles ), Henderson, TX (3.2 miles ), Sabine, TX (3.4 miles ), Troup, TX (3.7 miles ), Liberty City, TX (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 32.26 N, Longitude: 94.93 W

Area code: 903

New London household income distribution New London home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.1%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +69 (+7.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (28%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (34%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in New London: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in New London, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

New London-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/3/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the New London city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1957, a category F3 tornado 6.8 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New London-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% 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 187.5 miles away from the city 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 344.0 miles away from New London center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 255.3 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 257.7 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 352.7 miles away from New London center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 416.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rusk County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New London topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in New London:

  • SUNSHINE NURSING HOME INC (295 E HUMBLE RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near New London:

  • OVERTON MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; OVERTON, TX)
  • KILGORE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; KILGORE, TX)
  • KILGORE NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; KILGORE, TX)
  • SPRUCE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; KILGORE, TX)
  • ALLEGIANCE SPECIALTY HOSPITAL OF KILGORE Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; KILGORE, TX)
  • CROSBY COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HENDERSON, TX)
  • HENDERSON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HENDERSON, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New London:

  • Kilgore College (about 10 miles; Kilgore, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,127)
  • LeTourneau University (about 19 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 20 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 22 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 51 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 55 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 59 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)

Public high school in New London:

Public elementary/middle schools in New London:

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Notable location: New London Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in New London: Rocky Mount Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in New London: Holt Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Rusk 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 82.5. This is about average.

City:

82.5
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 5.07. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.07
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.77
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.7%
(18.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Black residents, 42.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.8%
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: 0.0% of all households
20 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
53 people in nursing homes in 2000

New London compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in New London (2011 data):

  • First State Bank: New London Branch at 10680 South Main, branch established on 1987/11/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $42.0 mil, Deposits: $33.3 mil, headquarters in Overton, TX, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Overton Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Texas average:

14.4

New London travel time to work - commute New London mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for New London city (based on Rusk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,65176
Catholic3,4583
Mainline Protestant2,52423
Black Protestant1,73612
Other5251
None28,436-
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: 8
Rusk County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Rusk County:

5.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Rusk County:

28.9%
Texas:

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

16.1%
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
Financial Administration 2$175,321$1,051,9260$0
Other Government Administration 6$4,200$8,4000$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$3,267
Police Protection - Officers 4$323,013$969,0390$0
Water Supply 4$340,342$1,021,0260$0
Totals for Government 16$842,876$632,1571$3,267

7.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
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 Gregg County, TX  2.13% ($42,040 average AGI)
from Smith County, TX  0.77% ($32,302)
from Dallas County, TX  0.32% ($28,604)


7.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,300 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.21%
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 Gregg County, TX  2.05% ($41,048 average AGI)
to Smith County, TX  0.85% ($35,094)
to Harrison County, TX  0.31% ($40,400)

Strongest AM radio stations in New London:

  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KWRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HENDERSON, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEES (1430 AM; 5 kW; GLADEWATER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBGE (1240 AM; 1 kW; KILGORE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in New London:

  • KNUE (101.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPXI (100.7 FM; OVERTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KKTX-FM (96.1 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTPB (88.7 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: KILGORE JUNIOR COLLEGE)
  • KXAL-FM (100.3 FM; TATUM, TX; Owner: HUNT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBJS (90.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS MEDIA ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KTYL-FM (93.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBLZ (102.7 FM; WINONA, TX; Owner: S.O. 2,000, LC)
  • KISX (107.3 FM; WHITEHOUSE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KIXK (99.3 FM; WHITE OAK, TX; Owner: REYNOLDS RADIO, INC.)
  • KGLY (91.3 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KFRO-FM (95.3 FM; GILMER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KTAA (90.7 FM; BIG SANDY, TX; Owner: INSTITUTE IN BASIC LIFE PRINCIPLES, INC.)
  • K243AE (96.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLJT (102.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K259AQ (99.7 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around New London:

  • KFXK (Channel 51; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLPN-LP (Channel 58; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLSB-TV (Channel 19; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Owner: KLSB ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • KTPN-LP (Channel 48; TYLER, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLGV-LP (Channel 10; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K20DL (Channel 20; TYLER, TX; Owner: PROGRESSIVE CABLE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K26GA (Channel 26; TYLER/JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • New London, Texas
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents12
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:5
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents22
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count187
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents285
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons56
  • Fatalities205
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents497
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents29
See more detailed statistics of New London fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in New London)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in New London, TX)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 10004 , Serial Number: T18208245
    Registrant (Individual): Kegan C Mcfarland, Po Box 288, New London, TX 75682
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/26/2002, Exported to: Panama

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$93,2154$58,4304$68,4231$32,6602$39,8051$112,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$22,4500$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$65,9152$84,3701$6,6301$19,9001$49,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$39,4600$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9504.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$102,9101$58,680
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$36,2300$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9504.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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