Toco, Texas

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Population in 2014: 74 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.9%
 
Males: 35  (47.9%)
Females: 39  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  52.1 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip code: 75421

Estimated median household income in 2016: $21,405 (it was $16,250 in 2000)
Toco:

$21,405
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,209 (it was $8,099 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $73,563 (it was $39,400 in 2000)
Toco:

$73,563
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $72,713; Detached houses: $72,514

Median gross rent in 2016: $518.

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  • Races in Toco, TX (2010)

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    • 5472.0%Black alone
    • 1114.7%White alone
    • 79.3%Hispanic
    • 34.0%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Toco: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 570 feet

Land area: 0.17 square miles.

Population density: 435 people per square mile   (low).

Toco, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Toco:

  • High school or higher: 77.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 16.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Toco city:

  • Never married: 36.7%
  • Now married: 19.4%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 24.7%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

2 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America).

This city:

2.2%
Texas:

13.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $489 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $516 (0.7%)

Toco satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (52.1 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (76.1 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (88.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Howland, TX (2.1 miles ), Paris, TX (2.4 miles ), Sumner, TX (2.7 miles ), Roxton, TX (3.0 miles ), Reno, TX (3.2 miles ), Biardstown, TX (3.5 miles ), Sun Valley, TX (3.5 miles) , Powderly, TX (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 33.66 N, Longitude: 95.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Toco household income distribution Toco home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -38 (-29.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (53%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (55%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Toco, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Toco-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 111% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.0 miles away from the Toco city center killed 10 people and injured 170 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/13/1981, a category F4 tornado 8.5 miles away from the city center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Toco-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% 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 82.9 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 298.9 miles away from Toco center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 222.4 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 224.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 135.7 miles away from Toco center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 176.5 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 Lamar County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Toco topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Toco:

  • PREMIER HOME CARE AND REHAB / PREMIER HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; PARIS, TX)
  • LEGEND HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION - PARIS (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PARIS, TX)
  • PARIS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; PARIS, TX)
  • ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL AND HEALTH CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PARIS, TX)
  • MAYS HOMEHEALTH TX LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; PARIS, TX)
  • PARIS REGIONAL HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; PARIS, TX)
  • RED RIVER VALLEY SURGICAL CENTER, LLC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; PARIS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Toco:

  • Paris Junior College (about 7 miles; Paris, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,875)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 33 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 49 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Grayson College (about 57 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 59 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 67 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 79 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)

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Lamar 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 2016: 48.4%
(53.7% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
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:

4.8
Texas average:

14.3

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

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Religion statistics for Toco city (based on Lamar County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,146101
Mainline Protestant3,62520
Catholic2,4671
Black Protestant9336
Other6511
None20,971-
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: 6
Lamar County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Lamar County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Lamar County:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

6.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Lamar County:

26.5%
Texas:

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

13.3%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Toco:

46.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.3
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Toco:

18.0%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Toco:

16.4%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

38.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Toco:

50.6%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.3%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Toco, 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

5.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,422 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.60%
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 Red River County, TX  0.53% ($38,382 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.43% ($35,945)
from Fannin County, TX  0.24% ($21,875)


5.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,421 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
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 Dallas County, TX  0.51% ($51,558 average AGI)
to Red River County, TX  0.51% ($26,849)
to Choctaw County, OK  0.25% ($22,262)

Strongest AM radio stations in Toco:

  • KPLT (1490 AM; 1 kW; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KPJC (1250 AM; 1 kW; PARIS, TX; Owner: PARIS JUNIOR COLLEGE)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Toco:

  • K217CP (91.3 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC)
  • KBUS (101.9 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOYN (93.9 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLT-FM (107.7 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHCP (89.3 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KITX (95.5 FM; HUGO, OK; Owner: K95.5, INC.)
  • KFYZ-FM (98.3 FM; BONHAM, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • K201FX (88.1 FM; RENO, TX; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K211DS (90.1 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Toco:

  • K42DA (Channel 42; PARIS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K08KK (Channel 8; PARIS, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • K02EQ (Channel 2; PARIS, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • K15AA (Channel 15; HUGO, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (30%)

Toco compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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