In Combine, about 70% of adults are married. Homes in Combine tend to contain married couples. The city has a large average household size. It's not exactly overrun with people living alone.
Combine is a good place to find men, since there are so many of them in the city.
In 2000, Combine had a median family income of $61,563. Overall, families in Combine are likely to be financially secure. Not many of the people of the city are below middle class. Combine does not have a large underclass.
In 2004, George W. Bush garnered more political contributions ($4000) in Combine than did the other Presidential candidates. The Republican party was the top fund-raiser among political parties in the city.
Of the houses, apartments, etc. in Combine, about 92% are lived in by their owners, not renters. Notably, housing in the city tends to be newer than in most cities. The average property tax bill in Combine is higher than that of most other communities in Texas.
In Combine, 96% of commuters drive to work.
Combine strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):
Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing Combine to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||8 miles S of Mesquite, Texas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||17 miles SE of Dallas, Texas|
|Standard Zip Codes||75159|
|Phone Area Codes||972|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||33 to 56 F|
|Apr Temp||53 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 96 F|
|Oct Temp||55 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||38.6 inches|
|Station||KAUFMAN 3 SE|
|Jan Temp||32 to 54 F|
|Apr Temp||52 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||72 to 95 F|
|Oct Temp||54 to 78 F|
|Annual Precip||38.9 inches|
|Station||DALLAS LOVE AP|
|Jan Temp||36 to 55 F|
|Apr Temp||56 to 77 F|
|Jul Temp||77 to 96 F|
|Oct Temp||58 to 79 F|
|Annual Precip||37 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.19|
|American Indian & Alaskan||15||0.8%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||95||5.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,040|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||23.6%|
|French (except Basque)||2.3%|
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