South Toledo Bend, Texas

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Population in 2010: 524. Population change since 2000: -9.0%
Males: 301  (57.6%)
Females: 223  (42.4%)
Median resident age:  62.7 years
Texas median age:  34.4 years

Zip codes: 75932.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $54,913 (it was $37,697 in 2000)
South Toledo Bend:

$54,913
TX:

$55,653

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $36,433 (it was $20,238 in 2000)

South Toledo Bend CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $195,924 (it was $64,200 in 2000)
South Toledo Bend:

$195,924
TX:

$152,000

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $209,736; Detached houses: $222,964; Mobile homes: $132,991

Median gross rent in 2015: $815.

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  • Races in South Toledo Bend, TX (2010)

    South Toledo Bend races chart
    • 50396.0%White alone
    • 112.1%Hispanic
    • 30.6%Black alone
    • 30.6%Asian alone
    • 30.6%Two or more races
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

Races in South Toledo Bend detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in South Toledo Bend: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.4%), American (18.1%), Scottish (14.5%), English (7.8%), Czech (4.7%), French (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 18.4 square miles.

Population density: 28 people per square mile   (very low).

South Toledo Bend, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in South Toledo Bend:

  • High school or higher: 96.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 51.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Toledo Bend CDP:

  • Never married: 6.3%
  • Now married: 79.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

11 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.9%
Texas:

13.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

South Toledo Bend CDP:  0.5% ($321)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
South Toledo Bend satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lake Charles, LA (69.1 miles , pop. 71,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (91.3 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (143.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Burkeville, TX (2.9 miles ), Anacoco, LA (4.0 miles ), Hornbeck, LA (4.1 miles ), New Llano, LA (4.3 miles ), Leesville, LA (4.4 miles ), Hemphill, TX (4.5 miles ), Florien, LA (4.6 miles ), Browndell, TX (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 31.16 N, Longitude: 93.59 W

South Toledo Bend household income distribution South Toledo Bend home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.9%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Finance and insurance (41%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (49%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

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Average climate in South Toledo Bend, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

South Toledo Bend-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/3/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.7 miles away from the South Toledo Bend place center killed 9 people and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/2/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused $750,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

South Toledo Bend-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 307.3 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 288.9 miles away from South Toledo Bend 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 291.4 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 362.6 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) earthquake occurred 293.1 miles away from South Toledo Bend center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 374.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newton County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 6, Fires: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Toledo Bend:

  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 51 miles; Natchitoches, LA; Full-time enrollment: 7,700)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 66 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)
  • Angelina College (about 69 miles; Lufkin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,478)
  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 70 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)
  • McNeese State University (about 72 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 82 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Lamar University (about 83 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)

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

Church in South Toledo Bend: Mount Olive Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Scott Cemetery (1), Toledo Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Lake Lenore (A), Leland Lake (B), Ferguson Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sand Branch (A), Indian Creek (B), Babel Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Newton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 3.6%
(3.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  63.5%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Texas average:

14.4

South Toledo Bend travel time to work - commute South Toledo Bend mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for South Toledo Bend CDP (based on Newton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,09128
Black Protestant1,2108
Other5071
Mainline Protestant2493
None9,388-
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: 3
Newton County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Newton County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

7.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Newton County:

27.5%
Texas:

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

6.4%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
South Toledo Bend:

52.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
South Toledo Bend:

44.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.5%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.1
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.0%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
South Toledo Bend:

56.6%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

68.8%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of South Toledo Bend, TX Residents

8.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,883 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.24%
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 Jasper County, TX  2.20% ($34,976 average AGI)
from Orange County, TX  0.99% ($30,158)
from Jefferson County, TX  0.84% ($45,719)


7.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,258 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
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 Jasper County, TX  1.98% ($27,133 average AGI)
to Orange County, TX  1.29% ($41,796)
to Jefferson County, TX  0.53% ($34,350)

Strongest AM radio stations in South Toledo Bend:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTXJ (1350 AM; 5 kW; JASPER, TX; Owner: LASTING VALUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLLA (1570 AM; 1 kW; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: PENE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KPBL (1240 AM; 1 kW; HEMPHILL, TX; Owner: PHILLIP BURR)
  • KJMJ (580 AM; 5 kW; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDLA (1010 AM; 1 kW; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: WILLIS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • WWL (870 AM; 50 kW; NEW ORLEANS, LA; Owner: ENTERCOM NEW ORLEANS LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Toledo Bend:

  • KWYX (102.7 FM; JASPER, TX; Owner: LASTING VALUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KJAE (93.5 FM; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: PENE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTHP (103.9 FM; HEMPHILL, TX; Owner: BALDRIDGE-DUMAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNUF (92.1 FM; DE RIDDER, LA; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KROK (95.7 FM; SOUTH FORT POLK, LA; Owner: WEST CENTRAL BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KVVP (105.7 FM; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: STANNARD BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KUMX (106.7 FM; NORTH FORT POLK, LA; Owner: WEST CENTRAL BROADCASTING CO., INC)
  • KAVK (89.3 FM; MANY, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K225AD (92.9 FM; JASPER, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around South Toledo Bend:

  • K51FO (Channel 51; LEESVILLE, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT B/CING. OF NATCHEZ LICENSE CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • $28,000Total costs
  • 1,300Total average daily traffic
  • 138Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,000Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TOLEDO BEND, Toledo Bend Dam (Lat: 31.175750 Lon: -93.564889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: KYB88
    Assigned Frequencies: 6625.00 MHz, 6625.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/11/2009, Expiration Date: 09/29/2019Registrant: Saic, Inc / Entergy Services, Inc, 425 West Capitol Ave, Little Rock, AR 72203-0551, Phone: (501) 340-3116, Fax: (501) 340-3188, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (91%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

South Toledo Bend compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

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  • #81 (75932) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 1,000+)"
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