Ames, Texas

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Population in 2014: 1,040 (28% urban, 72% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.6%
 
Males: 529  (50.9%)
Females: 511  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  25.2 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 77575.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $25,646 (it was $23,421 in 2000)
Ames:

$25,646
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $14,486 (it was $12,491 in 2000)

Ames city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $81,282 (it was $41,900 in 2000)
Ames:

$81,282
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $101,471; Detached houses: $117,102; Mobile homes: $47,399

Median gross rent in 2016: $767.

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  • Races in Ames, TX (2010)

    Ames races chart
    • 83983.6%Black alone
    • 858.5%White alone
    • 383.8%Hispanic
    • 272.7%Other race alone
    • 131.3%Two or more races
    • 10.10%Asian alone

Races in Ames detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ames: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: African (42.1%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.17 square miles.

Population density: 328 people per square mile   (very low).

Ames,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Ames:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ames city:

  • Never married: 39.9%
  • Now married: 34.4%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

17 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Texas:

16.7%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Ames, Texas as of December 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Ames to the number of sex offenders is 137 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,548 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,330 (1.9%)

Ames satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baytown, TX (25.3 miles , pop. 66,430).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (39.7 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (43.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Liberty, TX (1.8 miles ), Hardin, TX (2.6 miles ), Daisetta, TX (2.7 miles ), Kenefick, TX (2.8 miles ), Dayton Lakes, TX (2.8 miles) , Hull, TX (3.0 miles ), Devers, TX (3.0 miles ), Dayton, TX (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 30.05 N, Longitude: 94.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 936

Ames household income distribution Ames home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.7%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +78 (+7.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (49%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)

Work and jobs in Ames: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ames, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ames-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.7 miles away from the Ames city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/12/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Ames-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 314.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 221.1 miles away from Ames center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 410.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 213.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 203.8 miles away from Ames center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 516.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Liberty County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 14, Tornadoes: 8, Hurricanes: 7, Fires: 4, Winds: 2, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ames topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ames:

  • LIBERTY DAYTON DIALYSIS FAC (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • ANGELS ABOVE US INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • CRAWFORD HOSPICE AND HOME CARE, INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • GOLDEN CHARM NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • LIBERTY HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • LIBERTY DAYTON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL LP (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)
  • BUR MONT NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; LIBERTY, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ames:

  • Lee College (about 27 miles; Baytown, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,278)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 36 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 13,517)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 39 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,833)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 40 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Lamar University (about 40 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc. (about 41 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,236)
  • University of Houston-Downtown (about 43 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 10,122)

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Notable location: Ames Community Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Ames: Berean Tabernacle Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Ames Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Liberty County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 4.32. This is significantly better than average.

City:

4.32
U.S.:

74.67

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.310. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.310
U.S.:

1.912
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 40.1%
(81.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.3% for Black residents, 22.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 72.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.1%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
8 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Ames, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Texas average:

14.3

Ames travel time to work - commute Ames mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Ames city (based on Liberty County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,60598
Catholic7,5247
Mainline Protestant2,28910
Other1,3064
Black Protestant3722
None36,547-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 17
Liberty County:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Liberty County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Liberty County:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Liberty County:

28.2%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.7%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ames:

47.2%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ames:

43.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.3
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.9%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ames:

6.5
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ames:

36.2%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Ames:

52.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Ames:

82.7%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ames, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$3,530$21,1800$0
Other and Unallocable 2$4,171$25,0260$0
Totals for Government 4$7,701$23,1030$0

7.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,305 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.75%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  3.17% ($37,501 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TX  1.04% ($29,393)
from Chambers County, TX  0.34% ($44,961)


8.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($203 average AGI)
Liberty County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  2.68% ($33,819 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, TX  1.06% ($32,623)
to Chambers County, TX  0.44% ($52,510)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ames:

  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: SALT OF THE EARTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXYZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BLAYA INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ames:

  • KQBU-FM (93.3 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KQQK (107.9 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTJM (98.5 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KOBT (100.7 FM; WINNIE, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSHN (99.9 FM; LIBERTY, TX; Owner: TRINITY RIVER VALLEY BROADCASTING CO)
  • KVST (103.7 FM; WILLIS, TX; Owner: NEW WAVO COMMUNICATION GROUP, INC.)
  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTHT (97.1 FM; CLEVELAND, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSBJ (89.3 FM; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KRWP (97.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KIOC (106.1 FM; ORANGE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Ames:

  • K09VO (Channel 9; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: BEAUMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBMT (Channel 12; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 12 OF BEAUMONT, INC.)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KBTV-TV (Channel 4; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF BEAUMONT/PORT ARTHUR, L.L.C.)

Ames fatal accident list:

Jul 26, 2013 04:36 AM, Us-90/Main St, Lat: 30.05300, Lon: -94.74028, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 28, 2008 07:52 PM, Donatto, Lat: 30.05551, Lon: -94.74798, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 28, 1999 01:40 PM, Fm160, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
Jun 8, 1995 09:04 AM, 90, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 250Total average daily traffic
  • 17Total average daily truck traffic
  • 460Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ames)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 9.5 Mi Ne I10 & Sr 563 Jct (Lat: 29.970500 Lon: -94.635194), Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNXH917
    Assigned Frequencies: 862.137 MHz, 862.162 MHz, 862.212 MHz, 862.237 MHz, 862.337 MHz, 862.362 MHz, 862.462 MHz, 862.487 MHz, 862.537 MHz, 862.612 MHz... (+66 more)Grant Date: 09/06/2006, Expiration Date: 10/15/2016Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • On Fm160 2 Mi S Of St Hwy 90 (Lat: 30.021889 Lon: -94.739083), Structure height: 152 m, Call Sign: KDZ917
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.500 MHz, 451.500 MHzGrant Date: 08/16/1999, Expiration Date: 08/16/2004, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2003Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2537, Fax: (202) 336-7922, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • AMES, 2.3 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 30.020194 Lon: -94.735194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 64 m, Overall height: 64.9 m, Call Sign: WPE56
    Assigned Frequencies: 5960.00 MHz, 6108.30 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6019.30 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6078.60 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2005, Certifier: Robert J TannorRegistrant: Arent Fox Pllc, 1050 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 715-8479, Fax: (202) 857-6395, Email:
  • STATION, E Switch Mp317.3 (Lat: 30.053528 Lon: -94.738528), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WHH436
    Assigned Frequencies: 2197.60 MHzGrant Date: 05/02/2001, Expiration Date: 07/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2007Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, 1400 Douglas St. Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-1777, Fax: (402) 280-6565, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • On Fm 160, 2.2 Miles South Of (Lat: 30.021861 Lon: -94.739083), Structure height: 152.4 m, Overall height: 171.6 m, Call Sign: KNKJ205
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.862 MHzGrant Date: 05/05/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019, Certifier: Shawn E EndsleyRegistrant: Usa Mobility Wireless, Inc., 3000 Technology Dr. #400, Plano, TX 75074, Phone: (972) 801-0000
  • 2 Mi S Of (Lat: 30.021861 Lon: -94.739083), Call Sign: KOR617
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.2000 MHzExpiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/16/1999Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:
  • 2 Miles South Of Highway 90 On Fm 160 (Lat: 30.021861 Lon: -94.739083), Call Sign: KKI445
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.7000 MHz, 959.862 MHz, 959.862 MHzExpiration Date: 04/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 03/30/1999Registrant: Mobilemedia Communications, Inc., Debtor-In-Possession, 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 935, Arlington, VA 22201, Phone: (703) 312-5153, Fax: (703) 312-5155, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$48,1200$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$33,7801$13,220
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7014.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$59,150
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
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Choose year:  2007 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7014.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 19
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Ames

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ames, TX

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Ames compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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