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Park Place

The Park Place neighborhood was developed in the late 1970s. This neighborhood is located north of Belt Line Road and east of Josey Lane.

Phase Map

Park Place Project Map

Highlights

The Park Place neighborhood improvements will include improvements to streets, sidewalks, water & sewer lines and neighborhood signage.

Project Phasing Plan

Start/Completion Date

Estimated Amount

Status/Highlights

Phase I Start Date: Fall 2009

Estimated Completion: Fall 2010

~ $7,500,000

Project includes:

  • 2200 Block of Nix Rd.

  • 2200 Block of Sam Houston Blvd.

  • 2200 Block of Reagan Blvd.

  • 2200 Block of Crosby Rd.

  • 2200 Block of Travis Dr.

  • 2200 Block of Nolan Dr.

  • 2200 Block of Crockett Dr.

  • 2200 Block of Bowie Dr.

  • 2200 Block of Heartside Pl.

Neighborhood Characteristics

The following are some selected characteristics from the 1990 & 2000 U.S. Census.

Census tract 137.15 block group 1

Park Place

City

Housing Characteristics

Census Variable

1990

% Change

2000

1990

% Change

2000

Population

1936

+13% 2188 82,169 +32.9% 109,215

Persons / Occupied Housing Unit

3.01 +0.44 3.45 2.69 +1.5% 2.73

Occupancy Status

96% +2% 98% 87.0% +5% 92.0%

Renter - Occupied Rate

24% -10% 14% 39.0% -5% 34.0%

Owner-Occupied Rate

73% +11% 84% 61.0% +5% 66.0%

Median Home Value

$77,700 $99,300 +26.8% $125,900

Median Rental Rate

$850 $542 +44.1% $781

Workforce Characteristics

Labor Force (Age 16+)

1351 +263 1614 100% same 100%

Commutes Alone

856 82.9% -1.7% 81.2%

Carpooled

133 11.1% -0.5% 11.6%

Public Transportation

- 1.5% -0.1% 1.4%

Walk

7 0.9% -0.4% 1.3%

Other

8 1.0% same 1.0%

Work at Home

31 2.6% +1.0% 3.6%

Mean travel time to work

21.4 23.6 +12.7% 26.6

Racial Characteristics

White

1545 -243 1302 68,300 +15.3% 78,758

African American

62 31 93 4,014 +71.0% 6,862

American Indian

42 -16 26 348 +44.5% 503

Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

274 -10 264 5,598 +114.7% 12,019

Other

13 412 415 3,909 +116.2% 8,451

2+ Races

- 88 88 N/A N/A 2,983

Hispanic

209 +626 835 8,420 +154.2% 21,400

Income Characteristics

Median Household Income

$46,703 $45,787 +$16,619 $62,406

% in Poverty

4.18% 1027 +162 1189

Total Housing Units

625 32,992 +22.9% 40,533

 

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Last updated: 8/1/2012 10:19:22 AM