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Point Blank
San Jacinto County, Texas


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Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Point Blank is approximately 622 (2006), 688 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 403 (2000), 318 (2010).
The amount of land area in Point Blank is 4.878 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Point Blank is 1.9 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.785 sq kilometers.
The distance from Point Blank to Washington DC is 1201 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 154 miles. (as the crow flies)
Point Blank is positioned 30.74 degrees north of the equator and 95.21 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Point Blank per capita income is $ 21,804 (2000).
Point Blank median income is $ 34,700 (2005).
The Point Blank median home price is $ 78,600 (2005).


in eastern Texas about 44 miles from The Woodlands and about 69 miles from Houston. Other nearby communities include Oakhurst, Onalaska, Coldspring, West Livingston, Riverside, Trinity, Livingston and Goodrich.
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History & History Related Items

Point Blank was first called Blanc Point by Florence Dissiway, a french woman who came here in the 1850s to be a governess for the Robinson families. The name was later changed to Point Blank. The post office was opened in 1884. The residents voted for incorporation in 1975.
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Point Blank Schools

Coldspring-Oakhurst CISD
Home of the Trojans
125 FM 1514
PO Box 39
Coldspring, TX 77331
Phone: 936-653-1115
Serving Coldspring, Point Blank and Oakhurst Point Blank


The population of Point Blank was:
1925 - 75 (estimate)
1975 - 183
1985 - 325
1990 - 443
2000 - 559
2004 - 619
2006 - 622

The number of housing units was:
1990 - 372
2000 - 403

Median age:
2000 - 55.7 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 31,875
2005 - $ 34,700

Median house value:
2000 - $ 66,500
2005 - $ 78,600

Point Blank is located in the Central Time Zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.

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