Red Lick, Texas

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Population in 2014: 1,006 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.9%
 
Males: 554  (55.1%)
Females: 452  (44.9%)
Median resident age:  39.5 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 75503.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $69,373 (it was $57,045 in 2000)
Red Lick:

$69,373
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $35,280 (it was $22,703 in 2000)

Red Lick city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $211,721 (it was $126,400 in 2000)
Red Lick:

$211,721
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $241,177; Detached houses: $259,290; Mobile homes: $82,056

Median gross rent in 2016: $763.

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  • Races in Red Lick, TX (2010)

    Red Lick races chart
    • 90389.6%White alone
    • 454.5%Black alone
    • 383.8%Hispanic
    • 121.2%American Indian alone
    • 101.0%Two or more races

Races in Red Lick detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Red Lick: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (44.3%), English (8.0%), Canadian (4.3%), European (4.3%), Irish (3.5%), German (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 362 feet

Land area: 1.93 square miles.

Population density: 522 people per square mile   (low).

Red Lick, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Red Lick:

  • High school or higher: 95.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Red Lick city:

  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 62.4%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,895 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,515 (0.9%)

Red Lick satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (71.6 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (73.2 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (158.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Leary, TX (1.7 miles ), Nash, TX (1.8 miles ), Wake Village, TX (2.2 miles ), Texarkana, TX (2.5 miles ), Hooks, TX (2.5 miles ), Texarkana, AR (3.0 miles ), Redwater, TX (3.0 miles ), Maud-Elliot Creek, TX (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 33.47 N, Longitude: 94.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Red Lick household income distribution Red Lick home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +404 (+90.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

Work and jobs in Red Lick: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Red Lick, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Red Lick-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Red Lick city center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 43.1 miles away from the city center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Red Lick-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 162.3 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 164.6 miles away from Red Lick center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 153.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 265.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 326.0 miles away from Red Lick center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 382.7 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 Bowie County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 4, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Red Lick topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Red Lick:

  • EVERGREEN COOPER LANE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 3 miles away; TEXARKANA, TX)
  • EVERGREEN NORTHWOOD COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; NASH, TX)
  • EVERGREEN MOORES LANE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; TEXARKANA, TX)
  • HERITAGE OAKS NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; TEXARKANA, TX)
  • EVERGREEN FORTUNE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; TEXARKANA, TX)
  • CHRISTUS ST MICHAEL HEALTH SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; TEXARKANA, TX)
  • DUBUIS HOSPITAL OF TEXARKANA (Hospital, about 6 miles away; TEXARKANA, TX)

Amtrak station near Red Lick:

  • 9 miles: TEXARKANA (100 E. FRONT ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Red Lick:

  • Texarkana College (about 6 miles; Texarkana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,629)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 49 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 56 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 67 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 72 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • LeTourneau University (about 77 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 78 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)

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Notable location: C - 5 Red Lick Leary Volunteer Fire Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bowie 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 43.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.4
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.1%
(9.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  82.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Texas average:

14.3

Red Lick travel time to work - commute Red Lick mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Red Lick city (based on Bowie County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant40,890137
Mainline Protestant6,97930
Black Protestant3,77521
Catholic3,6002
Other1,4428
None35,879-
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: 15
Bowie County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Bowie County:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Bowie County:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

4.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bowie County:

29.6%
Texas:

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

14.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

55.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Red Lick:

56.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.1
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Red Lick:

7.4%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Red Lick:

34.8%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Red Lick:

62.7%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Red Lick:

81.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Red Lick, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$648
Totals for Government 0$0 1$648

6.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,354 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
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 Miller County, AR  1.78% ($28,819 average AGI)
from Cass County, TX  0.46% ($32,897)
from Dallas County, TX  0.29% ($30,648)


6.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,549 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.94%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($175 average AGI)
Bowie County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Miller County, AR  1.87% ($29,695 average AGI)
to Cass County, TX  0.33% ($33,010)
to Dallas County, TX  0.31% ($33,313)

Strongest AM radio stations in Red Lick:

  • KCMC (740 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KKTK (1400 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOSY (790 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNBO (1530 AM; daytime; 3 kW; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: BOWIE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNCB (1320 AM; 5 kW; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Red Lick:

  • KPWW (95.9 FM; HOOKS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTOY (104.7 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: JO-AL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMJI (93.3 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFYX (107.1 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KKYR-FM (102.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTXK (91.5 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: TEXARKANA COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KPGG (103.9 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KEWL-FM (95.1 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KYGL (106.3 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNRB (100.1 FM; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KHTA (92.5 FM; WAKE VILLAGE, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KZRB (103.5 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: B & H BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KTAL-FM (98.1 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KVMA-FM (107.9 FM; MAGNOLIA, AR; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KJMY (101.7 FM; HOPE, AR; Owner: ARKLATEX, INC.)
  • K244BE (96.7 FM; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: J AND J BROADCASTING)
  • K205DN (88.9 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K224BZ (92.7 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: BURNS & TAYLOR BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Red Lick:

  • KLFI-LP (Channel 35; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: BEECH STREET COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K41EQ (Channel 41; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K30EA (Channel 30; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
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
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$152,5102$146,5003$203,443
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$173,040
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$154,630
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$116,030
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Wood (2%)

Red Lick compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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