Lindsay, Texas

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Lindsay, Texas

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High Points

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

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Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 1% trophy Lindsay Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Lindsay Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Lindsay People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Lindsay Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Lindsay, Texas

Comparing Lindsay 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
Well-Paid Single Men 7 8
Male Share of the Population 6 6
Well-Paid Single Women 6 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 3
Female Share of the Population 5 5
Racial Diversity 3 1
Age of the Population 2 5
Senior Citizens 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 9
Average Household Size 10 9


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 10
Short Commute Times 6 6
Working at Home 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 9 7
Affordability of Rents 5 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 4 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
People Living Alone 1 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Lindsay Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles N of Denton, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 62 miles N of Arlington, Texas
County Cooke
Standard Zip Codes 76250
Phone Area Codes 940
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.635
Longitude -97.222

Lindsay Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.2 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 52 F
Apr Temp 50 to 74 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 52 to 77 F
Annual Precip 36.7 inches
Distance 22.9 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 53 F
Apr Temp 50 to 75 F
Jul Temp 73 to 97 F
Oct Temp 54 to 78 F
Annual Precip 44 inches
Station DENTON 2 SE
Distance 31 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 53 F
Apr Temp 52 to 74 F
Jul Temp 73 to 94 F
Oct Temp 54 to 76 F
Annual Precip 37.7 inches
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Lindsay Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 788 100%
Male 383 48.6%
Female 405 51.4%
Under 18 269 34.1%
18+ 519 65.9%
65+ 77 9.8%
Median Age 33.9
Average Family Size 3.33
White 779 98.9%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 7 0.9%
Mixed Race 0 0%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 11 1.4%

Estimated Lindsay Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 956
Growth 168
Growth % 21.3%

Lindsay 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
German 60.7%
US/American 14.2%
Irish 6.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.7%
English 3.7%
Scotch-Irish 2%
Swedish 1.6%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Italian 1.1%
Scottish 1.1%
Basque 0.6%
Dutch 0.5%
Hungarian 0.5%
Austrian 0.5%
Bulgarian 0.3%
Canadian 0.3%
Ukrainian 0.3%
Norwegian 0.3%
Greek 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Lindsay 788 $61,071
Collinsville 1,235 $41,000
Gainesville 15,538 $37,137
Muenster 1,556 $48,000
St. Jo 977 $35,500
Valley View 737 $51,875
Whitesboro 3,760 $43,150
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Lindsay High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 240 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.6

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