Texarkana, Texas

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Population in 2013: 37,442 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.6%
 
Males: 17,883  (47.8%)
Females: 19,559  (52.2%)
Median resident age:  34.7 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75501.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,781 (it was $29,727 in 2000)
Texarkana:

$37,781
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,979 (it was $17,815 in 2000)

Texarkana city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $105,480 (it was $64,300 in 2000)
Texarkana:

$105,480
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $676.

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  • Races in Texarkana, TX (2013)

    Texarkana races chart
    • 19,17651.9%White alone
    • 13,93237.7%Black alone
    • 2,4146.5%Hispanic
    • 9182.5%Two or more races
    • 4981.3%Asian alone
    • 910.2%American Indian alone
    • 200.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Texarkana: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (16.5%), Irish (8.9%), German (7.7%), English (6.5%), Subsaharan African (1.6%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 25.6 square miles.

Population density: 1,461 people per square mile   (low).

Texarkana,TX real estate house value index trend

Texarkana, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Texarkana:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Texarkana city:

  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 42.8%
  • Separated: 3.2%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

1,358 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.6% Europe, 0.5% Asia).

This city:

3.6%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 156 registered sex offenders living in Texarkana, Texas as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Texarkana to the number of sex offenders is 239 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,934 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,399 (1.7%)

Texarkana satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (67.2 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (69.2 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (163.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Wake Village, TX (1.6 miles ), Texarkana, AR (1.6 miles ), Nash, TX (1.8 miles ), Red Lick, TX (2.5 miles ), Leary, TX (3.0 miles ), Ogden, AR (3.2 miles ), Redwater, TX (3.5 miles ), Hooks, TX (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 33.44 N, Longitude: 94.07 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +12,861 (+34.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 9,332 (64.7%)

Area code: 903

Texarkana household income distribution Texarkana home values distribution

Crime rates in Texarkana by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 25623392103352
per 100,000 5.613.816.85.68.38.224.85.527.28.18.113.55.3
Rapes 25312729313027182826251621
per 100,000 70.385.375.581.085.981.674.549.676.169.967.243.256.0
Robberies 6597687669751057414598777171
per 100,000 182.7267.0190.2212.3191.3204.0289.8203.9393.9263.3207.1191.6189.5
Assaults 299228308340397354365373372400363300235
per 100,000 840.6627.6861.5950.01,100.5963.01,007.31,027.51,010.51,074.7976.4809.8627.2
Burglaries 517602645557556451507626735647746616470
per 100,000 1,453.41,657.01,804.11,556.31,541.21,226.91,399.11,724.51,996.61,738.32,006.61,662.71,254.4
Thefts 1,9911,8632,1352,0011,9261,8031,7491,5191,6671,5921,5901,7611,725
per 100,000 5,597.35,128.05,971.75,590.95,338.74,904.94,826.64,184.64,528.44,277.34,276.84,753.34,604.1
Auto thefts 127157213145164122145119142111141129105
per 100,000 357.0432.1595.8405.1454.6331.9400.1327.8385.7298.2379.3348.2280.2
Arson 39241419211811112221281027
per 100,000 109.666.139.253.158.249.030.430.359.856.475.327.072.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 628.9641.0718.2677.7703.0628.3703.1616.3768.0665.9652.9600.3519.2

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Crime rate in Texarkana detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 103 (90 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.40
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,131 (+3.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Texarkana, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Texarkana-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the Texarkana city center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 11/1/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Texarkana-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 160.2 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 162.5 miles away from Texarkana 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 159.9 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 261.8 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 323.4 miles away from Texarkana center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 388.5 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 (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 4, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Texarkana topographic map

Birthplace of: Ross Perot, Frank D. White - Politician, Richard S. Arnold - Federal judge, Lindsey Rayl - Actor, Brandon Jones - 2005 NFL player (Tennessee Titans, born: Oct 6, 1982), Joshua Logan - Dramatists and playwright, Corinne Griffith - Actress, Craig Monroe - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Detroit Tigers, born: Feb 27, 1977), Jeremiah Trotter - 2005 NFL player (Philadelphia Eagles, born: Jan 20, 1977), Drew Stubbs - Baseball player.

Hospitals in Texarkana:

  • ARK-LA-TEX HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE CARE (2020 COLLEGE DRIVE)
  • CHRISTUS ST MICHAEL HEALTH SYSTEM (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 2600 ST MICHAEL DR)
  • CHRISTUS ST MICHAEL REHAB HOSPITAL (2400 ST MICHAEL DRIVE)
  • EVERGREEN COOPER LANE COMMUNITY HOME (3312 COOPER LN)
  • EVERGREEN MARYLAND COMMUNITY HOME (106 MARYLAND)
  • EVERGREEN MOORES LANE COMMUNITY HOME (3611 MOORES LN)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL OF TEXARKANA (515 WEST 12TH ST)
  • LESTER DIERKSEN MEMORIAL HOSPICE (6500 N SUMMERHILL ROAD SUITE A)
  • PEACHTREE HOSPICE (2413 TEXAS BLVD)
  • SPECIALTY HOSPITAL OF TEXARKANA (925 OLIVE STREET)

Airports and heliports located in Texarkana:

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Amtrak station near Texarkana:

  • 2 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 in Texarkana:

  • Texarkana College (Full-time enrollment: 2,629; Location: 2500 N Robison Rd; Public; Website: www.texarkanacollege.edu)
  • Texas A & M University-Texarkana (FT enrollment: 1,295; Location: 7101 University Avenue; Public; Website: www.tamut.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Cosmetology Academy of Texarkana (FT enrollment: 29; Location: 4115 N Kings Hwy Suite 110; Private, for-profit; Website: cosmetologyacademyoftexarkana.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Texarkana:

  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 50 miles; Magnolia, AR; Full-time enrollment: 3,005)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 53 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 64 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 67 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 73 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Henderson State University (about 76 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • LeTourneau University (about 78 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)

Public high schools in Texarkana:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Texarkana:

Private elementary/middle schools in Texarkana:

  • ST JAMES DAY SCHOOL (Students: 168; Location: 5501 N STATELINE AVE; Grades: PK - 6)
  • LIBERTY EYLAU CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 89; Location: 4903 EYLAU LOOP RD; Grades: PK - 4)
  • FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH WEEKDAY PRESCHOOL AND KINDER (Students: 85; Location: 3015 MOORES LN; Grades: PK - KG)
  • TEXARKANA SDA SCHOOL (Students: 16; Location: 3100 PLEASANT GROVE RD; Grades: 1 - 8)
  • ABC KINDERGARTEN (Students: 14; Location: 3505 BEECHWOOD LN; Grades: PK - KG)
  • BETHEL SDA SCHOOL (Students: 9; Location: 429 S KINGS HWY; Grades: PK - 4)
See full list of schools located in Texarkana, map of school districts: TEXARKANA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, LIBERTY-EYLAU INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, PLEASANT GROVE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, RED LICK INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Texarkana:

  • TEXARKANA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $810,348; Location: 600 W 3RD ST; 92,222 books; 5,710 audio materials; 7,532 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 56 other licensed databases; 136 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Texarkana: Trigg Street Yard (A), Wye Siding (B), Hotel McCartney (C), Tyrrell Historical Library (D), Texarkana Regional Arts Museum (E), Texarkana Historical Museum (F), The Discovery Place (G), Texarkana Fire Department Station 1 (H), Texarkana Fire Department Station 3 (I), Texarkana Fire Department Station 5 (J), Texarkana Fire Department Station 7 (K), Texarkana Fire Department Station 4 (L), Union Station (M), Draughn-Moore House (N), Rialto Building (O), Museum of Regional History (P), Whitaker House (Q), Saenger Theater (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Texarkana include: Unity Church (A), Pleasant Grove Church (B), Akin Church (C), Avondale Church (D), Bowie Street Church of Christ (E), Atlanta Street Church of Christ (F), Westlawn Missionary Baptist Church (G), Unity Missionary Baptist Church (H), Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rose Hill Cemetery (1), Wooten Spring Cemetery (2), Holy Cross Cemetery (3), Grandview Cemetery (4), Red Springs Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Wright Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Swampoodle Creek (A), Cowhorn Creek (B), Corral Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Texarkana include: Lee Park (1), Spring Lake Park (2), Ferguson Park (3), Tiger Stadium at Grimm Memorial Park (4), Texas High School Baseball Field (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Ace of Clubs House (Museums; 420 Pine Street) (1), Discovery Place Children's Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 215 Pine Street) (2), Dark Slide (305 Spruce Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Budget Inn (4501 South Lake Drive) (1), Branch Arcade (400 West 53rd Street) (2), Best Western Northgate Mtr Ldg (400 West 53rd) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Texarkana Ark City - City Hall- District Court (100 North State Line Avenue) (1), Court Of Appeals-Sixth District Of Texas (100 North State Line Avenue) (2), U S Government - Us District Court- District Clerk-Tex (Post Ofc) (3), Bowie County Court At Law (100 North State Line Avenue) (4), Bowie County - Detention Center- Juvenile Court Center- Probation Depart (1324 West 7th) (5), U S Government - Us District Court- District Judge-Texas (500 North State Line Avenue) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations 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 2012 was 42.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

42.5
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Texarkana and their reported violations in the past:

OCP TRES RIOS (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
L E KWIK STOP (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-01-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-11-2012), St Compliance achieved (3 times from DEC-28-2012 to MAY-09-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-01-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAY-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-27-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-01-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-16-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-28-2012 to JAN-11-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-01-2013)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.4%
(15.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.7% for Black residents, 27.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.3% for other race residents, 28.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.7%
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: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Texarkana in 2010:

  • 799 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 554 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 102 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 100 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 41 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 29 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 16 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Texarkana in 2000:

  • 863 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 656 people in nursing homes
  • 185 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 72 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 71 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 33 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 24 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 6 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

Texarkana, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Texarkana compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
Arena or stadium:
  • Four States Arena. Capacity: 5,600.

Banks with most branches in Texarkana (2011 data):

  • Guaranty Bond Bank: Texarkana Branch, Texarkana Branch, Saint Michael Branch, Wake Village Branch, Kings Hwy Branch. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $1,091.1 mil, Deposits: $932.8 mil, headquarters in Mount Pleasant, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Guaranty Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Highway 67 Branch, St. Michael Dr. Branch, Summerhill, Richmond Road Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Capital One, National Association: Central Mall Branch, Downtown Branch, Texas Boulevard Branch, Downtown Du Branch. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • BancorpSouth Bank: Texarkana Main Office, Detached Facility, Texarkana Pleasant Grove Branch. Info updated 2007/07/18: Bank assets: $12,990.3 mil, Deposits: $10,863.8 mil, headquarters in Tupelo, MS, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 271 total offices, Holding Company: Bancorpsouth, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Summerhill Road at 5126 Summerhill Road, branch established on 1999/05/30; Texarkana, Tx Main Office at 2000 Richmond Road, branch established on 1978/08/07. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Bank of the Ozarks: Texarkana Summerhill Branch at 5202 Summerhill Road, branch established on 2004/09/30; Texarkana Richmond Road Branch at 2609 Richmond Road, branch established on 2006/08/07. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $3,828.0 mil, Deposits: $2,955.2 mil, headquarters in Little Rock, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 115 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of The Ozarks Inc
  • The Peoples State Bank: Richmond Road Branch at 5602 Richmond Road, branch established on 2007/06/05. Info updated 2008/06/09: Bank assets: $496.6 mil, Deposits: $420.2 mil, headquarters in Many, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Psb Financial Corporation
  • Commercial National Bank of Texarkana: Commercial National Bank Of Texarkan at 5515 Summerhill Road, branch established on 1964/02/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $193.9 mil, Deposits: $176.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial Bancshares, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Texarkana Wal-Mart Branch at 4000 New Boston, branch established on 2000/10/30. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • 2 other banks with 2 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Texarkana, Texas:

  • Ramada, 5401 N State Line Rd, Texarkana, TX 75503 , Phone: (903) 792-3366, Fax: (903) 792-5649
  • La Quinta Inn #563 Texarkana, 5201 State Line Ave, Texarkana, TX 75503 , Phone: (903) 794-1900, Fax: (903) 792-5506
  • Wyndham Garden Texarkana, 5301 N Stateline Ave, Texarkana, TX 75503 , Phone: (903) 792-3222
  • Econo Lodge, 4505 N Stateline, Texarkana, TX 75503 , Phone: (903) 793-5546, Fax: (903) 793-8272
  • Mansion On Main Bed & Breakfast Inn, 802 Main St, Texarkana, TX 75501 , Phone: (903) 792-1835
  • Motel 6, 1924 Hampton Rd, Texarkana, TX 75503 , Phone: (903) 793-1413, Fax: (903) 793-5831
  • Comfort Inn-texarkana, 5105 N Stateline Ave, Texarkana, TX 75503 , Phone: (903) 792-6688, Fax: (903) 792-6688
  • Comfort Suites, 215 Richill, Texarkana, TX 75503 , Phone: (903) 223-0951, Fax: (903) 223-0729
  • 9 other hotels and motels
All 17 fire-safe hotels and motels in Texarkana, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Electricity (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Texarkana 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%
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 9$53,466$71,2888$7,122
Other Government Administration 12$43,974$43,9740$0
Judicial and Legal 52$158,941$36,6791$246
Police Protection - Officers 95$453,611$57,2980$0
Police - Other 12$30,356$30,3560$0
Firefighters 79$345,809$52,5280$0
Fire - Other 1$3,095$37,1400$0
Streets and Highways 58$164,536$34,0420$0
Health 30$79,790$31,9160$0
Sewerage 70$234,465$40,1940$0
Parks and Recreation 30$77,207$30,8830$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 5$19,195$46,0680$0
Water Supply 84$282,002$40,2860$0
Local Libraries 11$30,232$32,9805$4,401
Other and Unallocable 8$30,418$45,6270$0
Totals for Government 556$2,007,097$43,31914$11,769

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

  • Construction - General: $2,341,000 ($62.52)
    Water Utilities: $1,421,000 ($37.95)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $5,434,000 ($145.13)
    Water Utilities: $4,403,000 ($117.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,516,000 ($93.91)
    Fire Protection: $3,408,000 ($91.02)
    General - Other: $2,816,000 ($75.21)
    Regular Highways: $2,637,000 ($70.43)
    Sewerage: $2,586,000 ($69.07)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,776,000 ($47.43)
    Health Services - Other: $1,045,000 ($27.91)
    Central Staff Services: $735,000 ($19.63)
    Financial Administration: $507,000 ($13.54)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $396,000 ($10.58)
    Libraries: $343,000 ($9.16)
    Housing & Community Development: $336,000 ($8.97)
    Welfare - Other: $290,000 ($7.75)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $226,000 ($6.04)
    General Public Buildings: $128,000 ($3.42)
  • Employee Retirement - Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $8,334,000 ($222.58)
    Benefit Payments: $904,000 ($24.14)
    Total Cash & Deposits: $292,000 ($7.80)
    Withdrawals: $11,000 ($0.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,664,000 ($44.44)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $226,000 ($6.04)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $240,000 ($6.41)
    Regular Highways: $79,000 ($2.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $73,000 ($1.95)
    Housing & Community Development: $50,000 ($1.34)
    Water Utilities: $31,000 ($0.83)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($0.59)
    General Public Building: $18,000 ($0.48)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($0.43)
    Central Staff: $15,000 ($0.40)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($0.35)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $6,000 ($0.16)
    Judicial: $1,000 ($0.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,668,000 ($311.63)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $918,000 ($24.52)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,240,000 ($113.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,866,000 ($103.25)
    All Other: $706,000 ($18.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $36,000 ($0.96)
  • Employee Retirement - From Local Government: $357,000 ($9.53)
    Local Employee Contribution: $319,000 ($8.52)
    Interest Revenue: $-1,060,000 ($-28.31)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $201,000 ($5.37)
    Housing & Community Development: $90,000 ($2.40)
    Public Welfare: $37,000 ($0.99)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $350,000 ($9.35)
    General Support: $113,000 ($3.02)
    All Other: $55,000 ($1.47)
    Health & Hospitals: $35,000 ($0.93)
    Highways: $12,000 ($0.32)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,744,000 ($73.29)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,077,000 ($55.47)
    Property Sale Other: $15,000 ($0.40)
    Rents: $15,000 ($0.40)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,919,000 ($184.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $561,000 ($14.98)
    Highways: $313,000 ($8.36)
    All Other: $22,000 ($0.59)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $9,979,000 ($266.52)
    Property: $6,597,000 ($176.19)
    Public Utilities: $1,820,000 ($48.61)
    Other Selective Sales: $430,000 ($11.48)
    NEC: $198,000 ($5.29)

Texarkana government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $15,295,000 ($408.50)
    Industrial Revenue: $9,596,000 ($256.29)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $15,815,000 ($422.39)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,265,000 ($33.79)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,120,000 ($83.33)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $17,680,000 ($472.20)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $13,260,000 ($354.15)
    Industrial Revenue: $10,239,000 ($273.46)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $622,000 ($16.61)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $2,035,000 ($54.35)
    Other, NEC: $1,255,000 ($33.52)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $7,075,000 ($188.96)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $5,567,000 ($148.68)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $16,499,000 ($440.65)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $13,909,000 ($371.48)

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 Texarkana:

  • KKTK (1400 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KTFS (940 AM; 3 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KCMC (740 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ARKLATEX, LLC)
  • KOSY (790 AM; 1 kW; TEXARKANA, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KNCB (1320 AM; 5 kW; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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 Texarkana:

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

TV broadcast stations around Texarkana:

  • 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.)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Texarkana fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 42Number of bridges
  • 219m719ftTotal length
  • $265,000Total costs
  • 150,996Total average daily traffic
  • 1,396Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 231970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 22010-2012
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Texarkana, TX
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 187 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Texarkana)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Texarkana, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 162 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Texarkana)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Texarkana)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 116 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED114$121,409165$92,270256$113,46540$29,4584$196,750118$58,5165$38,412
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$107,55011$92,62621$126,0095$30,4360$03$62,3702$94,165
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$113,89625$81,914101$84,82454$18,8070$010$55,7563$50,587
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$91,51011$121,94542$130,6388$65,8550$05$87,0940$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$06$161,24019$86,9196$68,5780$02$241,7350$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.00 , 0104.00, 0105.00, 0106.00, 0107.00, 0108.00, 0109.01, 0109.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$109,0107$200,9411$58,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$150,5932$179,7450$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$58,0001$264,7801$58,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$155,9351$253,0500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$130,7100$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.00 , 0104.00, 0105.00, 0106.00, 0107.00, 0108.00, 0109.01, 0109.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 384
  • Hazardous Condition: 106
  • Service Call: 139
  • Good Intent Call: 18

Incident types - Texarkana

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Texarkana, TX
Most common first names in Texarkana, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James50372.4 years
William49374.2 years
Mary45377.9 years
John45274.7 years
Robert30672.0 years
George22974.8 years
Charles21671.3 years
Willie20876.8 years
Henry14975.1 years
Thomas14073.1 years
Most common last names in Texarkana, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith31373.0 years
Jones24274.2 years
Williams21973.8 years
Johnson20675.2 years
Brown17772.6 years
Davis15176.5 years
Moore11375.5 years
Taylor10477.0 years
Jackson10071.3 years
Thomas9975.0 years
Businesses in Texarkana, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Little Caesars Pizza2
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Lowe's1
Ace Hardware1Marriott3
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Aeropostale1Maurices1
Albertsons2Mazda1
American Eagle Outfitters1McDonald's5
Applebee's1Motel 61
Arby's1Motherhood Maternity1
Ashley Furniture1New Balance1
AutoZone1Nike11
Bath & Body Works1Nissan1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Office Depot1
Blockbuster1Old Navy1
Burger King4Olive Garden1
Catherines1On The Border1
Chevrolet1Outback1
Chick-Fil-A2Outback Steakhouse1
Chico's1Papa John's Pizza1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless2
Church's Chicken1Penske1
Cold Stone Creamery1PetSmart1
Coldwater Creek1Pier 1 Imports1
Comfort Suites1Pizza Hut2
Cracker Barrel1Quiznos2
Curves1RadioShack3
DHL1Ramada1
Discount Tire1Red Lobster1
Domino's Pizza1Rodeway Inn1
Econo Lodge1Ruby Tuesday1
FedEx6Rue211
Finish Line1SONIC Drive-In4
GNC1Sam's Club1
GameStop3Sears3
Gap1Shoe Carnival1
H&R Block3Spencer Gifts1
Hilton1Sprint Nextel1
Hobby Lobby1Staples1
Holiday Inn2Starbucks1
Home Depot1Subway5
Honda1T-Mobile2
Hot Topic1T.J.Maxx1
Howard Johnson1Taco Bell4
JCPenney1Target1
JoS. A. Bank1True Value1
Jones New York1U-Haul6
Journeys1UPS8
Justice1Vans2
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
Kmart1Victoria's Secret1
Kohl's1Volkswagen1
La Quinta1Waffle House2
La-Z-Boy2Walgreens2
Lane Bryant1Walmart1
Lane Furniture3Wendy's3
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