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Lewisville’s Old Town Shopping District
Financial City stats Best places avg. Median family income(per year) $81,668 $93,313 Family purchasing power(annual, cost-of-living adjusted) $94,742 $84,802 Sales tax 8.00% 6.60% State income tax rate(highest bracket) N.A. 5.22% State income tax rate(lowest bracket) N.A. 2.42% Auto insurance premiums(Average price quotes, for the state) $1,710 $1,854 Job growth %(2000-2007) 33.23% 18.60% Housing City stats Best places avg. Median home price $176,890 $293,712 Average property taxes(2007) $3,994 $4,072 See Lewisville homes for sale See million-dollar homes Education City stats Best places avg. Colleges, universities andprofessional schools (within 30 miles) 27 40 Junior colleges andtechnical institutes (within 30 miles) 23 20 Test scores reading(% above/below state average) 0.3% 17.3% Test scores math(% above/below average) 1.8% 16.6% % students attending public/privateschools (located within town limits) 90.4/5.8 89.5/10.5 Quality of life City stats Best places avg. Air quality index*(% of days AQI ranked as good) 82.4% 76.0% Personal crime incidents (per 1,000) 2 2 Property crime incidents (per 1,000) 32 25 Median commute time(in minutes) 26.4 23.0 % population with commute45 mins. or longer 18.6% 15.8% % population walk or bike to work 1.5% 3.0% Leisure and culture City stats Best places avg. Movie theaters(within 15 miles) 83 51 Restaurants(within 15 miles) 5,709 4,141 Bars(within 15 miles) 305 338 Public golf courses(within 30 miles) 287 242 Libraries(within 15 miles) 70 90 Museums (accredited by AAM;within 30 miles) 8 11 Ski resorts (within 100 miles) N.A. 13 Arts funding (Dollars per person of state funds spent on arts) 0.2 1.5 Weather City stats Best places avg. Annual rainfall(inches) 37.25 36.31 % clear days in the area 37 30 High temp in July ° F 94.8° 87.8° Low temp in Jan ° F 31.4° 22.9° Health* City stats Best places avg. Has health plan(% of residents) 87.4% 88.2% Body mass index (avg. for residents) 27 27 Diabetes rates(% of residents diagnosed) 6.6% 9.6% Hypertension rates(% of residents diagnosed) 21.9% 27.3% Meet the neighbors City stats Best places avg. Median age 30.0 36.0 Completed at least some college(% of residents) 70.4% 73.6% Married 54.8% 57.5% Divorced 10.6% 8.3% Racial diversity index(100 is national average; higher numbers indicate greater diversity) 98.4 104.0 Amount spent on vacations(domestic and foreign, household avg. per year) $7,574 $8,012

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