The Colony, Texas

Population 37,553

The Colony is located in Denton County, TX. The population is 37,553, making The Colony the 2nd largest city in Denton County.

There are 10 public schools in The Colony with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for The Colony is moderate , and there are 22 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in The Colony is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date The Colony property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near The Colony include Hebron, Hackberry and Lakewood Village.

The Colony Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 6.4%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 33.8%

Crime Rate

32.44% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 131
  • Violent Crimes: 275
  • Robbery: 29
  • Burglary: 167
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

62.74% Lower than national avg.
  • 22 offenders in The Colony
  • 5.86 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

29 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 29


Moderate 3.3%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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10 Public Schools view public schools

There are 10 K-12 public schools in The Colony, TX and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates The Colony's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
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77 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of The Colony, TX issued 77 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of The Colony, TX issued 663 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 663 permits, 143 were issued for single family homes and 520 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,445
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,545
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,830
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,335
  • 4 Bedrooms: $3,065

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Environmental Hazards

29 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (121/132)
    The Colony, TX has 91.67% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    The Colony, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.89 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.43°
  • February 50.92°
  • March 59.6°
  • April 67.02°
  • May 74.97°
  • June 84.91°
  • July 87.52°
  • August 88.76°
  • September 79.35°
  • October 68.07°
  • November 59.43°
  • December 45.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for The Colony, TX

The Colony, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
The Colony, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
The Colony, TX has a very high risk of hail storms.
The Colony, TX has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in The Colony, TX: $73,830


Unemployment in The Colony is 3.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 25.01%
White Collar - 74.99%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

City Representatives

  • Kenny Marchant
  • Michael Burgess

Neighborhood Info

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1 Cemetery view all

2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in The Colony, TX

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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  • No retirement homes found in The Colony, TX
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