POPULATION

Year 2010 Census 2000 Census 1990 Census
City 7,105 6,166 3,656
County 662,614 432,976 273,525

INCENTIVES

Type A & Type B Sales Tax Corporations
Tax Abatements
Tax Increment Financing
Development Grants
Public Infrastructure Development
Revenue Bonds
Public Improvement Districts

TRANSPORTATION

AIR SERVICE
Nearest Airport: Denton
Runway Length: 7,000 ft. (as of 7.22.11)
Runway Surface: Paved
Lighted: Yes
Fuel: 100 LL and Jet A
Instrum. Landing Sys.: Yes
Airport Within 1 Hr.
International: DFW International
Regional: Dallas Love Field
Municipal: Denton

FREIGHT CARRIERS

Central Freight Lines 
Federal Express
Roadway
United Parcel Service

RAIL SERVICE

Provider: Commuter Rail - DCTA

TAXATION

TAX RATE (PER $100 ASSESSED VALUE) – Oct. 2013
Denton County: $ 0.23589
Lake Dallas, City: 0.701929
Lake Dallas ISD: 1.52
Special Districts: (Hospital, College, etc.)
TOTAL: $ 2.46589
Municipal Sales Tax: 1%
State Sales Tax: 6 1/4%
Economic Development Sales Tax: 1/2%
Other Sales Taxes: 1/2%

WAGE DATA

(from 2000 Census)

OCCUPATIONAL TITLE Low High
Production Classifications:
Aircraft Assembler
Aircraft Mechanic
Assembler, General
Assembler, Mobile Homes
Electrician
Electronics Assembler 7.50 7.50
Forklift Operator 6.00 10.86
Janitor, any industry 6.50 15.00
Laborer, General 
Machinist/Related Occup. 11.00 19.23
Maintenance, General 7.00 16.00
Mechanic (Maintenance) 8.00 17.66
Molding Machine Operator
Semiconductor Processor 7.00 12.50
Sewing Machine (Garment) 5.15 7.00
Sheet Metal Worker
Truck Driver, Lt., any ind. 7.00 11.50
Warehouse Worker  7.00  11.50
Welder, Production 8.00 12.00
Office, Clerical and Technical:
Accountant/Auditor 8.00 19.49
Computer Operator 5.15 12.00
Computer Programmer 
Customer Service Rep. 6.00 13.00
Electronic Technician 9.00 22.00
General Office Clerk 5.15 15.69
Key Data Entry Oper. 
Secretarial 6.00 15.00
Shipping & Rec. Clerk 7.00 10.37
Telemarketing

GOVERNMENT, CITY

Type: Council/City Manager
Number on Council: 6 Mayor/Council
Municipal Police: 15 Sworn Officers
Paid Firemen: 40
City Zoning Body: Yes
Master Plan: Yes

UTILITIES

ELECTRIC ENERGY DELIVERY: Oncor
Reliability: 99.9739%
Transmission Voltage: 69 KV 138 KV 345 KV
Service Voltage: 120/208 120/240
240/480 277/480
NATURAL GAS: Atmos
Gas BTU Content Per Cubic Foot: 1,050
TELEPHONE SERVICE: CenturyLink
Digital: Yes
Analog: No
Electromechanical:  No
Make and Model: Northern Telecom DMS 100
Software Level: LEC 004
Fiber Optics: Yes
Switched 56 KBPS: Yes
High Capacity Digital (T-1): Yes
Digital Data Service: Yes
911: Yes
Other Network Services:  DOD, DID, Centrex, ISDN, Custom Calling features
WATER SUPPLIER:  Lake Cities Municipal Utility Authority
Source:  Ground & surface water
Max. System Capacity (daily):  1,700,000 gallons 
Max. Daily Use To Date:    1,695,000 gallons
Pressure on Mains:  58 PSI
Storage Capacity:  1,075,000 gallons
Size of Mains:  2” – 12” 
System Looped:  75%
Projects Under Const.:
SEWER SYSTEM:
Type Treatment Plant:  Extended Aeration 
Maximum Capacity:  1,038,000 gallons 
Max. Daily Use To Date:  1,200,000 gallons
Projects Under Const.: 

EDUCATION

LAKE DALLAS ISD
Public School Budget: 2009-2010 Actual $38,654,540
  2010-2011 Proposed $39,363,814
Schools Enrollment
Elementary Schools: 3 1,244
Middle School: 1 1,011
High School: 1 1,882

AREA UNIVERSITIES/COLLEGES


North Central Texas College, Corinth
Texas Woman’s University, Denton
University of North Texas, Denton
State Industrial Job Training: Yes
Vocational Program: Yes

COMMUNITY INFORMATION

HEALTH CARE
Total Hospital Beds in City: 0
Total Doctors (medical within 10 miles): 3
Area Hospitals (within 10 miles): 3

MEDIA

Papers: 1 – weekly/
3 – daily
Radio Stations: Yes
TV Stations/TV Cable: Yes

CHURCHES

Local Churches 9
(Baptist, Lutheran, Church of Christ, Methodist &
many other denominations within five-mile radius)

RECREATION

Parks: 6
Area Lakes: Yes
Health Centers: Yes - (within 10 miles)
Theaters: Yes - (within 10 miles)
Tennis Courts: 4
Hotel & Motel Rooms: 54
Libraries: 1
Other: 3 University/College libraries

AREA ATTRACTIONS

Lewisville Lake
NASCAR Racing
All major professional and college sports

CLIMATE

Annual Average Temperature: 66 F
Mo. Average High Temperature: 76.9 F
Mo. Average Low Temperature: 55 F
Annual Average Precipitation: 29.46”
Annual Average Snowfall: 3.2”
Elevation: 382’ – 584’

FINANCE

Northstar Bank

MAJOR AREA EMPLOYERS

EMPLOYER PRODUCT EMPLOYEES
Labinal – Corinth Electronic assembly 900
Andrews Distributing Company Assembly 45
Lake Dallas, City of Government 35
Video Plus Videotapes 200
Lake Dallas ISD School District 400
Albertson’s Grocer 130
CoServe Electric Utility 220
Oncor Utility 28
Wal-Mart Retail 200
Upper Trinity Water District Water Utility 40
Lake Cities Fire Department Fire Protection 40