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ZIP Code 75056

Zip code area 75056 in The Colony, Denton County, TX

  •   State: 
    Texas
      Counties: 
    Denton County
      Cities: 
    Lewisville
    ,
    The Colony
      County FIPS: 
    48121
      Area total: 
    8.612 sq mi
      Area land: 
    23.63 sq mi
      Area water: 
    6.249 sq mi
      Elevation: 
    1.505 feet
  •   Latitude: 
    33,0771
      Longitude: 
    -96,8878
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington TX
      Timezone: 
    Central Standard Time Zone (CST), UTC-6:00; Central Daylight Time (CDT), UTC-5:00
      Coordinates: 
    33,0771, -96,8878
      GMAP: 

    Texas 75056, USA

  •   Population: 
    64,243 individuals
      Population density: 
    40,528.92 people per square miles
      Households: 
    598
      Unemployment rate: 
    3.7%
      Household income: 
    $100,568 average annual income
      Housing units: 
    27,248 residential housing units
      Health insurance: 
    9.8% of residents who report not having health insurance
      Veterans: 
    0.6% of residents who are veterans

The ZIP 75056 is a South ZIP code and located in the preferred city/town The Colony, Denton County, Texas with a population estimated today at about 78.455 peoples. The preferred city may be different from the city where the zip code 75056 is located. The Colony is usually the name of the main post office. When sending a package or mail, always indicate your preferred or accepted cities. Using any city from the list of invalid cities may result in delays.

The Colony is the primary city, acceptable cities are Lewisville.

  • Living in the postal code area 75056 of The Colony, Denton County, Texas 48.1% of population who are male and 51.9% who are female.

    The median age for all people, for males & for females based on 2020 Census data. Median is the middle value, when all possible values are listed in order. Median is not the same as Average (or Mean).

  • Household income staggered according to certain income ranges.

    The median commute time of resident workers require for a one-way commute to work in minutes.

    The distribution of different age groups in the population of the zip code area of The Colony, Denton County 75056.

    The percentage distribution of the population by race.

    Estimated residential value of individual residential buildings as a percentage.

    The age of the building does not always say something about the structural condition of the residential buildings.

    The percentage of education level of the population.

Denton County

  •   State: 
    Texas
      County: 
    Denton County
      Zips: 
    76206
    75027
    76204
    76227
    75029
    76247
    76227
    75077
    76202
    75077
    76203
    76226
    75068
    76227
    76262
    76262
    76226
    76262
    76226
    76208
    75065
    76262
    76227
    76259
    75036
    76249
    76210
    75065
    76247
    75077
    76258
    75056
    76208
    76266
    76207
    76226
    76209
    75077
    76227
    75068
    76262
    76210
    75022
    75287
    75056
    75010
    75033
    76205
    75007
    75057
    75028
    76201
    75067
    75034
      Coordinates: 
    33.20553114396126, -97.11681518550849
      Area total: 
    952.91 sq. mi., 2468.01 sq. km, 609859.20 acres
      Area land: 
    879.58 sq. mi., 2278.09 sq. km, 562929.28 acres
      Area water: 
    73.33 sq. mi., 189.92 sq. km, 46929.92 acres
      Established: 
    1846
      Capital seat: 

    Denton
    Address: 110 W Hickory St
    County Courthouse
    Denton, TX 76201-4116
    Governing Body: Commisioners Court with 5 board size
    Governing Authority: Dillon's Rule

  • Denton County, Texas, United States

  •   Population: 
    906,422; Population change: 36.79% (2010 - 2020)
      Population density: 
    1,032 persons per square mile
      Household income: 
    $70,692
      Households: 
    236,418
      Unemployment rate: 
    6.50% per 503,962 county labor force
  •   Sales taxes: 
    8.25%
      GDP: 
    $29.82 B, gross domestic product (GDP)
  • Denton County's population of Texas of 32,822 residents in 1930 has increased 27,62-fold to 906,422 residents after 90 years, according to the official 2020 census. U.S. Bureau of the Census beginning in 1900. Data for 1870-1890 are on a de facto or unspecified basis; data for 1900 and later years are resident totals.

    Approximately 49.95% female residents and 50.05% male residents live in as of 2020, 62.71% in Denton County, Texas are married and the remaining 37.29% are single population.

    As of 2020, 62.71% in Denton County, Texas are married and the remaining 37.29% are single population.

  •   Housing units: 
    348,275 residential units of which 94.43% share occupied residential units.

    31.4 minutes is the average time that residents in Denton County require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    82.18% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 11.02% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.62% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 3.88% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Denton County, Texas 64.28% are owner-occupied homes, another 32.89% are rented apartments, and the remaining 2.84% are vacant.

  • The 33.22% of the population in Denton County, Texas who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

    Since the 1860s, the two main parties have been the Republican Party (here in 2022 = 61.630%) and the Democratic Party (here in 2022 = 37.470%) of those eligible to vote in Denton County, Texas.

The Colony

The Colony, Texas

  •   State: 
    Texas
      County: 
    Denton County
      City: 
    The Colony
      County FIPS: 
    48121
      Coordinates: 
    33°5′27″N 96°53′5″W
      Area total: 
    16.15 sq mi (41.83 km²)
      Area land: 
    14.01 sq mi (36.28 km²)
      Area water: 
    2.14 sq mi (5.55 km²)
      Elevation: 
    554 ft (169 m)
  •   Latitude: 
    33,0771
      Longitude: 
    -96,8878
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
      Timezone: 
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 
    75056
      GMAP: 

    The Colony, Denton County, Texas, United States

  •   Population: 
    44,534
      Population density: 
    3,172.10 residents per square mile of area (1,224.73/km²)
      Household income: 
    $80,805
      Households: 
    13,536
      Unemployment rate: 
    7.30%
  •   Sales taxes: 
    8.25%

The Colony is a city in Denton County, Texas, United States, and a suburb of Dallas. The population was 44,534 at the 2020 census. The Colony derives its name from the original Peters Colony. The city is bordered on the west by Lewisville Lake and the city of Lewisville, on the north and east by Frisco, and on the south by the cities of Carrollton and Plano. Approximately 23 miles (37 km) of shoreline onLewisville Lake (including two peninsulas) are contained within the city's boundaries. All meetings of the City Council are open to the public, and are broadcast on Time Warner Cable channel 16, AT&T channel 99, as well as on the website of The Colony's website. The City Council has a six-member council-manager form of government with two members elected at large, aswell as a city mayor. In 1987, The Colony voted to merge with the small lakeside community of Eastvale. In 2017, there were 41,388 people. In 2020, the racial makeup of the city was 74.6% White, 11.2% African American, 5.3% Asian, 0.4% Native American, 5.1% from other races, and 3. 4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 19.2%. In 2020 the racial and ethnic makeup was 53% white, 973% non-Hispanic, 8.78% Asian, 0.37% Pacific Islander, 4.41% multiracial, and 22.52% Hispanic or Hispanic of any Race.

History

The Colony is the primary city name, but also Lewisville are acceptable city names or spellings. The official name is The Colony, Texas. The Colony derives its name from the original Peters Colony. The Peters Colony headquarters was located within the current boundaries of The Colony in the historical community of Stewartsville. The Colony is also the site of Bridges Settlement (established during the years of the Republic of Texas and the oldest community in Denton County), Stewarts Creek, Rector, Stoverville and Camey, also known as Camey Spur. The name "The Colony" was chosen by Fox and Jacobs because they wanted its new development to share a sense of kinship with Texas' early history and "to create a living monument to the spirit and courage of the Peters Colonists... those men and women who braved considerable hardships to begin new lives, in new homes, on new land" In 1987, The Colony voted to merge with the small lakeside community of Eastvale. The first model homes were completed in August 1974 and the first families moved into their homes in October that year. In 1977, the homeowners associations' petition to disannex the development from the city of Frisco's extraterritorial jurisdiction was approved. The colony voted to become an incorporated city in January 1977 and became a Home Rule City in 1979. Residents of the Colony participated in two polls to select a name for the new city. Both polls chose the name The Colony and the name was ratified by the City Council in May 1977. The city's name was changed to The Colony by the city council in May 1979. The town's name is now The Colony.

Geography

The Colony is located at 33°527N 96°535W (33.090874, 96.884659). According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 16.1 square miles (41.7 km²), of which 14.0 sq miles (36.3 km²) of it is land. The city is bordered on the west by Lewisville Lake and the city of Lewisville, on the north and east by Frisco, and on the south by the cities of Carrollton and Plano. Approximately 23 miles (37 km) of shoreline on Lewisville lake (including two peninsulas) are contained within the city's boundaries, thus providing the basis for the city’s nickname "City by the Lake." The Colony is a suburb of Fort Worth, Texas, and is located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area. The Colony has a population of 2,816. It is located on the Texas College Insurance Commission (TCI), the state's second-largest insurance agency. The colony is home to the Texas Rangers, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Fort Worth Stars and Lonestar Lions. The Colony is located on Texas Horseback Road, which runs through the center of the city and into the town of Plano, Texas. It has an estimated population of 1,814. It was the site of one of the deadliest shootings in American history, with more than 1,000 people killed.

Demographics

According to the 2020 U.S. census, there were 44,534 people, 17,401 households, and 10,957 families residing in the city. The racial and ethnic makeup of the city was 53.2% non-Hispanic white, 9,73% African American, 0.37% Native American, 8.78% Asian, and 0.07% Pacific Islander. The city is 22.52% Hispanic or Latino of any race, and 4.92% multiracial. In 2017, the city had a population of 41,388 people, and in 2020, there will be 44,500 people living in the town. The population is 74.6% white and 5.3% black or African American. In 2020, the population will be 54.4% white, 5% black/African American, and 3.1% Asian. The percentage of Hispanic/Latino of anyrace will be 19.2%. The city's population in 2017 was 41, 388 people, with a racial makeup of 74.5% white. The number of people of African American and Native American descent is 0.4%. The population of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and the percentage of Native American and Asian American and Pacific Islanders will be 0.3%. In 2017 the city's racial makeup was 74.7% White, 11.2 Black or African American, 5.1 Asian American and 5.4 Native American. The total population of the town is 74,500.

Politics

The Colony is a home rule municipality with a council-manager form of government. It has a six-member council, with two members elected at large, as well as a city mayor. All meetings of the City Council are open to the public, and meetings are broadcast live on Time Warner Cable government access Channel 16, AT&T Uverse channel 99, and on The Colony's website. In November 2021, Richard Boyer ran unopposed to become mayor of The Colony, succeeding Joe McCourry who had been mayor of the Colony for 11 years. The Colony has several Boards and Commissions, all of which list their current members, Term expiration dates, and meeting minutes. Board applications are available on The colony's website or at City Hall and a list of currently vacant positions can be found on the site as well. Meetings usually have time setup in the agenda for Citizen input which can be submitted by email or presented in person at most board's meetings. The colony has a population of about 2,000, with the majority of residents living in the central part of the town. It is located on the east coast of New York state, near the New Jersey Turnpike and New York City. The town's population is about 1,500, with most of its residents living near the eastern edge of the city, in the town of Doylestown, New Jersey. The city's population has been growing at a rate of around 1,000 per year since the early 1990s.

Education

Lewisville ISD has built six elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school inside the city limits. Little Elm ISD built Prestwick STEM Academy in 2014, which serves K8 in The Tribute subdivision, as well as Strike Middle school (opened Fall of 2020) Strike Middle School is named after former superintendent Dr. Lowell H. Strike who served the district for three years. The Colony is located inside the community college district of Collin College, unlike most other places in Denton County. Since residents of The Colony do not pay taxes to said district they must pay out-of-county tuition rates to attend the college. In May 2009, Griffin Middle School student and The Colony resident Eric Yang won the National Geographic Bee, beating out 54 other state competition champions to win a scholarship and travel package valued at more than $25,000. LISD chose to name the school Memorial elementary instead of the submitted names because "...having a Memorial Elementary School will allow us to have the opportunity to memorialize, if you will, a number of important and influential people in the communities we serve" The Colony High School is located just north of Texas State Highway 121 on Blair Oaks Drive. The school's mascot is the "Colonel" and the school colors are blue and white. The high school has a mascot of the same name: "The Colony" The school is located in the Tribute neighborhood of Lewisville, which has a population of about 3,000 people.

Transportation

Main lanes: Sam Rayburn Tollway. Service roads: State Highway 121, Farm to Market Road 423, and Highway 121/1/2/3/4/5/6/7/8/9/10/11/12/13/14/15/16/17/18/19/20/21/22/23/24/26/27/28/29/30/31/32/33/34/36/37/38/39/40/41/42/43/44/46/47/48/49/50/51/52/53/54/56/57/58/59/60/61/62/63/64/65/66/67/68/69/70/72/74/75/76/78/79/80/81/82/83/84/85/86/87/88/89/90/91/92/93/94/96/97/98/99/100/101/102/103/104/105/106/107/108/111/112/113/114/115/116/117/118/122/123/124/126/127/128/129/132/133/138/135/136/137/139/138-138/149/136-148/137-149/151/153/154/157/158/159/160/161/162/163/164/167/168/167-168/169/174/170/172/173/174-174/187/185/186/187-188/188/189/190/191/192/193/194/195/196/197/199/191-194/196-197/197-199/199-199-200/201/202/207/204/205/206/207-207/206-206-207-205/201-205-206/205-207.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in The Colony, Denton County, Texas = 1.8. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 73. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 98. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in The Colony = 5.6 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO (www.who.int/news-room/questions-and-answers/item/radiation-the-ultraviolet-(uv)-index) and is uniform worldwide.

Employed

The most recent city population of 44,534 individuals with a median age of 31.9 age the population grows by 59.59% in The Colony, Denton County, Texas population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 3,172.10 residents per square mile of area (1,224.73/km²). There are average 3.13 people per household in the 13,536 households with an average household income of $80,805 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 7.30% of the available work force and has dropped -1.43% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 29.84%. The number of physicians in The Colony per 100,000 population = 116.8.

Weather

The annual rainfall in The Colony = 39.4 inches and the annual snowfall = 2.6 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 79. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 228. 96 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 31.9 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 24, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in The Colony, Denton County, Texas which are owned by the occupant = 80.67%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 17 years with median home cost = $168,200 and home appreciation of -10.21%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $19.23 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.

Study

The local school district spends $4,593 per student. There are 14.2 students for each teacher in the school, 746 students for each Librarian and 408 students for each Counselor. 9.25% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 19.21% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 4.89% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • The Colony's population in Denton County, Texas of 1,804 residents in 1900 has increased 24,69-fold to 44,534 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 50.19% female residents and 49.81% male residents live in The Colony, Denton County, Texas.

    As of 2020 in The Colony, Denton County, Texas are married and the remaining 32.17% are single population.

  • 34.7 minutes is the average time that residents in The Colony require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    85.12% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 9.97% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.29% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 3.28% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in The Colony, Denton County, Texas, 80.67% are owner-occupied homes, another 17.36% are rented apartments, and the remaining 1.97% are vacant.

  • The 33.22% of the population in The Colony, Denton County, Texas who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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