Point strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Point to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Nearest Medium City||43 miles E of Mesquite, Texas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||54 miles E of Dallas, Texas|
|Standard Zip Codes||75472|
|Phone Area Codes||903|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||32 to 53 F|
|Apr Temp||51 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 92 F|
|Oct Temp||52 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||43.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||31 to 52 F|
|Apr Temp||50 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 93 F|
|Oct Temp||53 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||43.6 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|
|Average Family Size||3.1|
|American Indian & Alaskan||14||1.8%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||36||4.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||968|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||22%|
|French (except Basque)||0.4%|
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