Lakeside, Texas

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Lakeside, Texas

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High Points

Lakeside strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Lakeside Low Violent Crime
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Lakeside Low Rate of Poverty
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Lakeside Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Lakeside People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Lakeside Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Lakeside Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Lakeside, Texas

Comparing Lakeside to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Age of the Population 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 9 9
Male Share of the Population 8 8
Senior Citizens 7 8
Racial Diversity 7 2
Female Share of the Population 3 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 10
Average Household Size 6 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 9
Median Family Income 10 9
College Educated Adults 9 8

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 8 9
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Public Transportation Use 3 2
Short Commute Times 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 6
Housing Recently Built 5 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 3 3
Affordability of Rents 2 2
People Living Alone 2 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 5 7

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Lakeside Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 12 miles NW of Fort Worth, Texas
County Tarrant
Standard Zip Codes 76108, 76135
Phone Area Codes 817
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.822
Longitude -97.493

Lakeside Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 55 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 96 F
Oct Temp 55 to 78 F
Annual Precip 34.1 inches
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 55 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 55 to 79 F
Annual Precip 34 inches
Distance 28.2 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 54 F
Apr Temp 54 to 76 F
Jul Temp 75 to 95 F
Oct Temp 56 to 78 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
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Lakeside Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,040 100%
Male 518 49.8%
Female 522 50.2%
Under 18 192 18.5%
18+ 848 81.5%
65+ 191 18.4%
Median Age 47.3
Average Family Size 2.75
White 997 95.9%
African-American 6 0.6%
Asian 12 1.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.3%
Other 7 0.7%
Mixed Race 11 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 34 3.3%

Estimated Lakeside Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,164
Growth 124
Growth % 11.9%

Lakeside Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 21.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 15.2%
German 13%
English 11.7%
Irish 8.7%
French (except Basque) 5.8%
Italian 5.2%
Scotch-Irish 4.1%
Scottish 2.4%
Polish 2.1%
Swedish 1.3%
European 0.8%
Ukrainian 0.7%
Norwegian 0.7%
Swiss 0.6%
Turkish 0.6%
Dutch 0.6%
Welsh 0.6%
Russian 0.6%
French Canadian 0.6%
Canadian 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
Czech 0.4%
Iranian 0.3%
British 0.3%
Basque 0.3%
Austrian 0.3%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
Dutch West Indian 0.3%
Scandinavian 0.3%
Bulgarian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Lakeside 1,040 $64,583
Azle 9,600 $51,660
Lake Worth 4,618 $41,703
River Oaks 6,985 $36,396
Sansom Park 4,181 $31,122
Westworth Village 2,124 $47,212
White Settlement 14,831 $36,338
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1. Runaway Bay, Texas 83.2   25% 21.2% 28.2% 36 $57,656 4% 1.7% 1,104 4.1% 12.7 6.1% 4.5
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