|City of Texarkana|
Water tower in Texarkana, Texas
|Motto: Twice as Nice|
Location of Texarkana, Texas
|- Mayor||Steve Mayo|
|- Total||25. A water tower, watershed, or elevated water tower is a large elevated water storage container A motto (from the Italian word motto, meaning witticism sentence is a phrase meant to formally describe the general motivation or intention of a social group Wikipedia talkFeatured lists for an explanation of this and other inclusion tags below -->This list of countries, arranged alphabetically The United States of America —commonly referred to as the The political units and divisions of the United States include The 50 states (four of these being officially styled as Commonwealths) which are typically Texas ( is a state geographically located in the South Central United States and is also known as the Lone Star State. List of Texas county name etymologies|List of Texas county seat name etymologies The state of Texas is divided into 254 counties, more than any other U Bowie County is a County located in the US state of Texas. It is part of the Texarkana Texas - Texarkana Arkansas Metropolitan A mayor (from the Latin māior, meaning "greater" is a modern title used in many countries for the highest ranking officer in a municipal government Area is a Quantity expressing the two- Dimensional size of a defined part of a Surface, typically a region bounded by a closed Curve. 7 sq mi (66. The square mile is an imperial and US unit of Area equal the area of a square of one statute mile. 6 km²)|
|- Land||25. Square Kilometre ( US spelling square kilometer) symbol km2, is a decimal multiple of the SI unit of 6 sq mi (66. 4 km²)|
|- Water||0. 1 sq mi (0. 3 km²)|
|Elevation||299 ft (91 m)|
|- Density||1,357. The elevation of a Geographic location is its height above a fixed reference point often the mean sea level. A foot (plural feet or foot; symbol or abbreviation ft or sometimes &prime – the prime symbol) is a non-SI unit The metre or meter is a unit of Length. It is the basic unit of Length in the Metric system and in the International Population density (in agriculture standing stock and Standing crop) is a measurement of Population per unit area or unit volume 3/sq mi (524. 1/km²)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|- Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||1369752|
Texarkana is a city in Bowie County, Texas, United States. The Central Time Zone observes Standard time by subtracting six hours from UTC during standard time ( UTC−6) and five hours during Daylight saving Areas using UTC−6 Single zone countries Belize Costa Rica El Salvador Guatemala Daylight saving time ( DST UTC−5 is the Time offset used in the North American Eastern Time Zone during Standard time and in the North American Central Time Zone during The ZIP code is the system of Postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS A telephone numbering plan is a plan for allocating Telephone number ranges to countries regions areas and exchanges and to non-fixed telephone networks The map to the right is now clickable click on an area code to go to the page for that code Federal Information Processing Standards ( FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States Federal government for use by all non-military The Geographic Names Information System ( GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout Bowie County is a County located in the US state of Texas. It is part of the Texarkana Texas - Texarkana Arkansas Metropolitan Texas ( is a state geographically located in the South Central United States and is also known as the Lone Star State. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the It effectively functions as one half of a city which crosses a state line — the other half, the city of Texarkana, Arkansas, lies on the other side of State Line Avenue. Texarkana is the largest city and County seat of Miller County, Arkansas, United States. State Line Avenue is a north-south Arterial road in Texarkana, United States. The population of the city is 34,782 at the 2000 census. Texarkana, Texas has a current population of 36,054.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 25. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title) is the government agency that is responsible for the United States Census 7 square miles (66. The square mile is an imperial and US unit of Area equal the area of a square of one statute mile. 6 km²), of which, 25. Square Kilometre ( US spelling square kilometer) symbol km2, is a decimal multiple of the SI unit of 6 square miles (66. 4 km²) of it is land and 0. 1 square miles (0. 3 km²) of it (0. 39%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 34,782 people, 13,569 households, and 8,941 families residing in the city. A census is the procedure of acquiring information about every member of a given population The population density was 1,357. Population density (in agriculture standing stock and Standing crop) is a measurement of Population per unit area or unit volume 3 people per square mile (524. 0/km²). There were 15,105 housing units at an average density of 589. 4/sq mi (227. 5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 59. 18% White, 37. 05% African American, 0. 34% Native American, 0. 73% Asian, 0. 05% Pacific Islander, 1. 43% from other races and 1. 22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2. 91% of the population.
There were 13,569 households out of which 31. 5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 42. 5% were married couples living together, 19. NOTICE TO WOULD-BE ROMEOS ************** 3% have a female householder with no husband present and 34. 1% were non-families. 29. 9% of all households were made up of individuals and 12. 1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2. 42 and the average family size was 3. 01.
In the city the population was spread out with 26. 0% under the age of 18, 10. 0% from 18 to 24, 27. 6% from 25 to 44, 20. 7% from 45 to 64, and 15. 7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 89. 0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 84. 4 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $29,727, and the median income for a family was $38,505. Males had a median income of $34,155 versus $21,143 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,815. Per capita income means how much each individual receives in monetary terms of the yearly income generated in the country About 19. 4% of families and 24. 0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 34. The poverty threshold, or poverty line, is the minimum level of Income deemed necessary to achieve an adequate Standard of living in a given country 8% of those under age 18 and 13. 2% of those age 65 or over.
Much of Texarkana, Texas is under the jurisdiction of the Texarkana Independent School District, but also the Liberty-Eylau Independent and Pleasant Grove Independent School Districts. Texarkana Independent School District is an urban School district serving 34 square miles in the Northeast corner of Texas ( USA) Liberty-Eylau Independent School District (the latter half of the name is pronounced "EYE-low" is a public School district in southeastern Bowie County, Pleasant Grove Independent School District can refer to Pleasant Grove Independent School District (Bowie County Texas Pleasant Grove Independent Texarkana is also home to Texarkana College, a local community college, as well as a branch of Texas A&M: Texas A&M University–Texarkana. Texarkana College is a Community college located in Texarkana, Texas. A community college is a type of Educational institution. The term has different meanings in different countries The Texas A&M University System is one of the largest and most complex systems of higher education in the United States. Texas A&M University–Texarkana, also known as A&M-Texarkana, is a Public university located in Texarkana Texas, USA.