Domino, Texas

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Domino, Texas
Town
Nickname(s): The beer town of North East Texas
Location of Domino, Texas
Location of Domino, Texas
Cass County Domino.svg
Coordinates: 33°15′6″N 94°6′54″W / 33.25167°N 94.11500°W / 33.25167; -94.11500Coordinates: 33°15′6″N 94°6′54″W / 33.25167°N 94.11500°W / 33.25167; -94.11500
Country United States
State Texas
County Cass
Area
 • Total 0.45 sq mi (1.17 km2)
 • Land 0.45 sq mi (1.17 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 249 ft (76 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 93
 • Density 206/sq mi (79.4/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 75572
Area code(s) 903
FIPS code 48-20848[1]
GNIS feature ID 1379671[2]

Domino is a town in Cass County, Texas, United States. The population was 93 at the 2010 census,[3] up from 52 at the 2000 census. Domino is the only town in Cass County that is wet.

Geography[edit]

Domino is located in northeastern Cass County at 33°15′06″N 94°06′54″W / 33.251568°N 94.114932°W / 33.251568; -94.114932.[4] It is 11 miles (18 km) north of Atlanta, Texas, and 17 miles (27 km) south of Texarkana.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town of Domino has a total area of 0.46 square miles (1.2 km2), all of it land.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 249
1990 101 −59.4%
2000 52 −48.5%
2010 93 78.8%
Est. 2015 77 [5] −17.2%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 52 people, 19 households, and 14 families residing in the town. The population density was 151.4 people per square mile (59.1/km2). There were 20 housing units at an average density of 58.2 per square mile (22.7/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 36.54% White and 63.46% African American.

There were 19 households out of which 26.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.4% were married couples living together, 26.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.1% were non-families. 15.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.07.

In the town, the population was spread out with 21.2% under the age of 18, 5.8% from 18 to 24, 21.2% from 25 to 44, 42.3% from 45 to 64, and 9.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 46 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 78.3 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $31,250, and the median income for a family was $33,125. Males had a median income of $37,083 versus $21,429 for females. The per capita income for the town was $11,795. There were 11.8% of families and 16.1% of the population living below the poverty line, including 16.7% of under eighteens and 22.2% of those over 64.

Education[edit]

Domino is served by the Queen City Independent School District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Domino town, Texas". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved July 24, 2015. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.