Combine, Texas

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Combine, Texas
Location of Combine in Kaufman County, Texas
Location of Combine in Kaufman County, Texas
Coordinates: 32°35′18″N 96°30′56″W / 32.58833°N 96.51556°W / 32.58833; -96.51556Coordinates: 32°35′18″N 96°30′56″W / 32.58833°N 96.51556°W / 32.58833; -96.51556
CountryUnited States
StateTexas
CountiesKaufman, Dallas
Area
 • Total7.58 sq mi (19.64 km2)
 • Land7.28 sq mi (18.85 km2)
 • Water0.30 sq mi (0.78 km2)
Elevation
413 ft (126 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,942
 • Estimate 
(2019)[2]
2,442
 • Density335.49/sq mi (129.54/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
75159
Area code(s)972
FIPS code48-16216[3]
GNIS feature ID1378147[4]
Websitehttp://combinetx.com

Combine is a city in Dallas and Kaufman counties in the U.S. state of Texas. The population was 2,245 in 2020.[5]

Geography[edit]

Combine is located at 32°35′18″N 96°30′56″W / 32.58833°N 96.51556°W / 32.58833; -96.51556 (32.588374, –96.515584).[6]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.0 square miles (18.1 km2), of which 6.7 square miles (17.3 km2) is land and 0.31 square miles (0.8 km2), or 4.16%, is water.[7]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1970249
1980688176.3%
19901,32993.2%
20001,78834.5%
20101,9428.6%
20202,24515.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[8]
Combine racial composition as of 2020[5]
(NH = Non-Hispanic)[a]
Race Number Percentage
White (NH) 1,516 67.53%
Black or African American (NH) 21 0.94%
Native American or Alaska Native (NH) 22 0.98%
Asian (NH) 13 0.58%
Some Other Race (NH) 1 0.04%
Mixed/Multi-Racial (NH) 73 3.25%
Hispanic or Latino 599 26.68%
Total 2,245

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 2,245 people, 691 households, and 608 families residing in the city.[5]

Education[edit]

Combine is served by two school districts:[11][12] Crandall Independent School District and by Dallas Independent School District. The students in the Crandall portion are zoned to Wilson Elementary School, Crandall Middle School, and Crandall High School, all within the city of Crandall.

The students in the Dallas County portion are zoned to attend Seagoville schools, which are part of the Dallas Independent School District (DISD). The area is within the Board of Trustees District 4;[13] as of 2008 Nancy Bingham represents the district. The schools are:

Before 2012, students were zoned jointly to Seagoville Elementary School and Central Elementary School, then grades PK–2 and 3–5, respectively.[17][18] The grade alignments of Seagoville schools changed in 2012 with the opening of Seagoville North Elementary School,[19][20] and the DISD portion of Combine was rezoned to Seagoville Elementary for grades PK–5.[21]

All of Dallas County (its portion of Combine included) is in the service area of Dallas College (formerly Dallas County Community College). All of Kaufman County (its portion of Combine included) is in the service area of Trinity Valley Community College.[22]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved August 7, 2020.
  2. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  3. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  4. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ a b c "Explore Census Data". data.census.gov. Retrieved 2022-05-22.
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  7. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Combine city, Texas". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 11, 2012.
  8. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  9. ^ http://www.census.gov[not specific enough to verify]
  10. ^ "About the Hispanic Population and its Origin". www.census.gov. Retrieved 18 May 2022.
  11. ^ Maps of Combine. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on June 9, 2016.
  12. ^ "SCHOOL DISTRICT REFERENCE MAP (2010 CENSUS): Dallas County, TX" (PDF). 2010 U.S. Census. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 2019-11-05.
  13. ^ "Trustee District 4 with School Locations Archived 2008-12-04 at the Wayback Machine." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on November 24, 2008.
  14. ^ "2015-16 Seagoville Elementary Attendance Zone Grades PK-5." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on June 8, 2016.
  15. ^ "2015-16 Seagoville Middle Attendance Zone Grades 6-8." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on June 8, 2016.
  16. ^ "2015-16 Seagoville High School Attendance Zone Grades 9-12." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on June 8, 2016.
  17. ^ "Fall 2011 Seagoville Elementary Attendance Zone Grades PK-2." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on June 8, 2016.
  18. ^ "Fall 2011 Central Elementary Attendance Zone Grades 3-5." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on June 8, 2016.
  19. ^ "2012-13 Seagoville North Elementary Attendance Zone Grades PK-5." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on June 8, 2016.
  20. ^ "2012-13 Central Elementary Attendance Zone Grades PK-5." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on June 8, 2016.
  21. ^ "2012-13 Seagoville Elementary Attendance Zone Grades PK-5." Dallas Independent School District. Retrieved on June 8, 2016.
  22. ^ Texas Education Code: Sec. 130.176. DALLAS COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT SERVICE AREA. Sec. 130.205. TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT SERVICE AREA..
  1. ^ Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.[9][10]

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