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Commerce is a city in Hunt County, in the Dallas-Fort Worth metro area.

The community was named by an early, optimistic storekeeper

The latitude of Commerce is 33.246N. The longitude is -95.899W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 554 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 8,782.


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Median household income
Local
$24,065
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Commerce demographic reports
Commerce is between the Middle and South Sulphur Rivers
Former and merged names include:
· Jackson's Store
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 58. The number of murders and homicides was 1. The violent crime rate was 6.9 per 1,000 people.
Nearby parks & recreation: Cooper Lake state parks
Colleges and universities: Texas A&M University
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Commerce demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Hunt County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Dallas area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 75428 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

8% of Commerce residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Commerce ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Commerce was $14,444, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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31% of Commerce residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Commerce, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $357.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $768.


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Libraries in Commerce include Commerce Public Library ... View libraries

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National Public Radio programming is carried locally by KETR.

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Hunt County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Commerce political report.

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The average commute time for Commerce workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Commerce include Holiday Inn.

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