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De Kalb is a city in Bowie County, in the Texarkana metro area.
The latitude of De Kalb is 33.508N. The longitude is -94.616W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 410 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,769.
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5% of De Kalb residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the De Kalb ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in De Kalb was $14,360, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of De Kalb residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in De Kalb, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $243. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $570.
Bowie County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our De Kalb political report.
The average commute time for De Kalb workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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