According to deluxesurveillance, Mabank, Texas is a small town located about 60 miles southeast of Dallas in the eastern part of the state. It is situated on the shores of Cedar Creek Lake and is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan area. The population of Mabank is estimated to be around 3,000 people.
The town was founded in the late 1800’s by settlers who were attracted to the area by its abundant natural resources and scenic beauty. Since then, it has become a popular destination for tourists looking for a peaceful getaway from city life.
The main attraction in Mabank is Cedar Creek Lake, which offers plenty of recreational opportunities such as fishing, boating, swimming, and camping. There are also several parks located nearby that offer a variety of activities like hiking, biking, and bird watching.
In addition to outdoor activities, Mabank also has plenty of attractions that appeal to people from all walks of life. The town hosts an annual rodeo each summer that brings in visitors from all over Texas and beyond. The local art scene includes galleries featuring works from both local and international artists. There are also several museums showcasing local history and culture such as the Eustace Heritage Museum and the Mabank Historical Museum.
According to electronicsmatter, Mabank also offers plenty of shopping opportunities with its array of antique stores, boutiques, gift shops and other retailers scattered throughout town. Visitors can find everything from home decor items to apparel to handmade crafts at these stores.
The cuisine in Mabank is another highlight with restaurants serving up everything from Mexican fare to Southern BBQ to seafood dishes with locally sourced ingredients used whenever possible. There are also several wineries located nearby that offer tastings along with tours through their vineyards so visitors can get an up close look at how their favorite wines are made before taking some home with them!
Overall, Mabank is a great place for anyone looking for an escape from city life without sacrificing access to amenities or entertainment options – it offers something for everyone! With its picturesque setting on Cedar Creek Lake combined with its unique attractions and delicious cuisine – it’s no wonder why so many people come here year after year.
Population: 2,151. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,622 (+21.9% change)
Males: 970 (45.1%), Females: 1,181 (54.9%)
Zip code: 75147
Median resident age: 34.9 years
Median household income: $36,010
Median house value: $63,400
Races in Mabank:
- White Non-Hispanic (87.5%)
- Hispanic (5.8%)
- Black (5.1%)
- Other race (2.6%)
- American Indian (1.3%)
- Two or more races (1.1%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)
Ancestries: United States (22.2%), Irish (8.0%), English (5.5%), German (4.6%), Dutch (2.0%), Norwegian (1.2%).
Elevation: 398 feet
Land area: 3.0 square miles
For population 25 years and over in Mabank
- High school or higher: 70.7%
- Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.8%
- Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
- Unemployed: 6.8%
- Mean travel time to work: 33.3 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Mabank town
- Never married: 20.1%
- Now married: 52.4%
- Separated: 3.6%
- Widowed: 11.8%
- Divorced: 12.1%
1.4% Foreign born
Population change in the 1990s: +465 (+27.6%).
Hospitals/medical centers near Mabank:
- PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL OF KAUFMAN (about 20 miles; KAUFMAN, TX)
- EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER ATHENS (about 22 miles; ATHENS, TX)
- MEDICAL CENTER AT TERRELL (about 30 miles; TERRELL, TX)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mabank:
- TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 49 miles; TYLER, TX; Abbreviation: TYR)
- DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 61 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
- DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 74 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: DFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mabank:
- HALL (about 13 miles; KAUFMAN, TX; Abbreviation: K00)
- WILLS POINT MUNI (about 23 miles; WILLS POINT, TX; Abbreviation: 76F)
- CANTON-HACKNEY (about 24 miles; CANTON, TX; Abbreviation: 7F5)
Colleges and Universities
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mabank:
- TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 22 miles; ATHENS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,858)
- NAVARRO COLLEGE (about 31 miles; CORSICANA, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,842)
- EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 48 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,457)
- TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 49 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
- SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,231)
- EL CENTRO COLLEGE (about 57 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,359)
- THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 57 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
Public high school in Mabank:
- MABANK H S (Students: 917; Location: 124 E MARKET ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Mabank:
- MABANK MIDDLE (Students: 762; Location: 124 E MARKET ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
- CENTRAL EL (Students: 546; Location: 124 E MARKET ST; Grades: PK – 05)
- SOUTHSIDE EL (Students: 537; Location: 124 E MARKET ST; Grades: PK – 05)
- LAKEVIEW EL (Students: 497; Location: 124 E MARKET ST; Grades: PK – 05)
- CHOICES (Location: 124 E MARKET ST; Grades: 06 – 12)
Private primary/middle school in Mabank:
- PAYNE SPRINGS CHRISTIAN ADMY (Students: 16; Location: P.O. BOX 1827; Grades: UG – UG)
Library in Mabank:
- TRI-COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $31,135; Location: 132 E MARKET ST; 17,900 books; 450 audio materials; 560 video materials; 50 serial subscriptions)