Point, TX

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Point Profile


Overview

Point is a tiny city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 926 people and just one neighborhood, Point is the 865th largest community in Texas.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Point, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 45.16% of Point’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Point is a city of service providers, construction workers and builders, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Point who work in food service (12.61%), healthcare (9.09%), and office and administrative support (7.04%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Point’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Point has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Point a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Point, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.69 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small city, Point does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Point Demographics

Point ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 5.77% of people over 25 have a college degree.

The per capita income in Point in 2018 was $15,144, which is low income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $60,576 for a family of four. However, Point contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Point is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Point home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Point residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Point also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.62% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Point include Irish, English, German, French, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Point is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q4 2020. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Point, TX HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

Diversity Index

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Occupations

 

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Education

 

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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100 is safest

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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National Median: 4
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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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1 in 239

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Point VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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100 is safest

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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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National Median: 28.3
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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to TX* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Lone Oak Elementary School
8080 Hwy 69 S
Lone Oak, TX 75453
PK-05
Lone Oak H S School
8204 Hwy 69 S
Lone Oak, TX 75453
09-12
Lone Oak Middle School
8160 Hyw 69 S
Lone Oak, TX 75453
06-08
Miller Grove School
7819 Fm 275 S
Cumby, TX 75433
PK-12
Rains Elementary School
372 Fm 3299
Emory, TX 75440
PK-02
Rains H S School
1755 W Us Hwy 69
Emory, TX 75440
09-12
Rains Int School
409 Fm 3299
Emory, TX 75440
03-05
Rains J H School
1751 W Us Hwy 69
Emory, TX 75440
06-08
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

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

This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

RAINS ISD


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

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.

Schools In This District

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 63.0% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.3% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

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LONE OAK ISD


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

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.

Schools In This District

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 41.9% 60.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.1% 56.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 4.5%

Educational Expenditures

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