58 Seagoville North Elementary School. Photo by Melisa Oporto

Seagoville

Wikipedia says:

The town was founded in 1876 as Seago by T. K. Seago (1836–1904). The United States Post Office changed the town’s name to “Seagoville” in 1910 to prevent confusion with another city in Texas called Sego.

Demographics

  • Median Age: 33.4
  • Population Growth (2000-2013): 43.40%
  • Population Density: 831 people per square mile

Schools

  • Students Passing STARR K-11: 69%
  • Average SAT Score: 1272
  • Students Taking SAT/ACT: 77.00%
  • Instruction Spending Per Student: $4,306

Crime

  • Violent Crime Rate: 0.97 per 1,000 residents
  • Non-Violent Crime Rate: 41.12 per 1,000 residents

Real Estate

  • Average Price of Homes Sold (2013): $95,871
  • Sales Price Change (2011-2013): 24.40%
  • Owner-Occupied Homes: 71.00%

Ambiance: 55