Dime Box, TX

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640 Vital Statistics. 37 Condition Alerts found.

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Dime Box Profile


Overview

Dime Box is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 2,769 people and just one neighborhood, Dime Box is the 516th largest community in Texas.

Occupations and Workforce

Dime Box is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Dime Box is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dime Box who work in office and administrative support (11.96%), teaching (11.60%), and management occupations (7.23%).

Also of interest is that Dime Box has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.


Setting & Lifestyle

The overall crime rate in Dime Box is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Dime Box has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Dime Box has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Dime Box than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Dime Box may be for you.

Being a small town, Dime Box does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Dime Box Demographics

The percentage of adults in Dime Box with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.41% of adults in Dime Box have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dime Box in 2010 was $24,024, which is upper middle income relative to Texas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,096 for a family of four. However, Dime Box contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Dime Box is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Dime Box home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dime Box residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Dime Box also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.68% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Dime Box include Irish, English, Czech, and French .

The most common language spoken in Dime Box is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dime Box 0.101011101001110
Texas 4.12
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dime Box 0.101011101001110
Texas 28.31
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Texas 30

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 12 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 3 districts:

GIDDINGS ISD


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Texas

(10 is best)

Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Giddings H S
2337 N Main
Giddings, TX, 78942
09-12
Giddings Middle
2248 N Main
Giddings, TX, 78942
06-08
Giddings Int
2337 N Main
Giddings, TX, 78942
04-05
Giddings El
1402 E Industry St
Giddings, TX, 78942
PK-03

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.9% 59.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.8% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.0% 6.9%

Educational Expenditures

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LEXINGTON ISD


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Texas

(10 is best)

Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Lexington Middle School
121 Third St
Lexington, TX, 78947
06-08
Lexington High School
8783 N Hwy 77
Lexington, TX, 78947
09-12
Lexington Elementary School
222 Fifth St
Lexington, TX, 78947
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 42.6% 59.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.6% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.0% 6.9%

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DIME BOX ISD


Students Enrolled in This District


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District Quality Compared to Texas

(10 is best)

Better than of TX school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Dime Box School
1079 S F Austin Blvd
Dime Box, TX, 77853
PK-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 78.4% 59.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 71.4% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.0% 6.9%

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