Anson, Texas

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Population in 2014: 2,325 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.0%
 
Males: 1,061  (45.7%)
Females: 1,264  (54.3%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 79501.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,193 (it was $23,954 in 2000)
Anson:

$34,193
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,692 (it was $11,798 in 2000)

Anson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,871 (it was $28,600 in 2000)
Anson:

$49,871
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $673.

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  • Races in Anson, TX (2010)

    Anson races chart
    • 1,42058.4%White alone
    • 89636.9%Hispanic
    • 652.7%Black alone
    • 251.0%Two or more races
    • 110.5%Asian alone
    • 90.4%Other race alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Anson: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (8.2%), English (6.2%), Irish (6.0%), United States (5.8%), Scottish (2.7%), Italian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1731 feet

Land area: 2.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,109 people per square mile   (low).

Anson, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Anson:

  • High school or higher: 73.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anson city:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

83 residents are foreign born (4.0% Latin America).

This city:

4.0%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,144 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $768 (1.7%)

Anson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (23.1 miles , pop. 115,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (149.1 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (180.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Hawley, TX (3.3 miles ), Hawley-Noodle, TX (3.4 miles ), Stamford, TX (3.8 miles ), Hamlin, TX (4.0 miles ), Lueders, TX (4.0 miles ), Sagerton, TX (4.4 miles ), Impact, TX (4.4 miles) , McCaulley, TX (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.76 N, Longitude: 99.90 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Crossroads of West Texas

Area code: 325

Anson household income distribution Anson home values distribution

Crime rates in Anson by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000010001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.045.60.00.00.043.0
Rapes 0000000000N/A2
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A86.0
Robberies 000000100003
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.044.40.00.00.00.0129.0
Assaults 0201162107343
per 100,000 0.080.40.041.542.3262.688.8455.8282.1122.1171.5129.0
Burglaries 9537745141891525
per 100,000 337.1200.9122.3290.3296.1175.1222.0638.1725.5366.2643.21,075.3
Thefts 717104119262538321829
per 100,000 262.2683.0407.7165.9465.3393.91,154.51,139.51,531.61,301.9771.91,247.3
Auto thefts 111110141004
per 100,000 37.540.240.841.542.30.044.4182.340.30.00.0172.0
Arson 010000010000
per 100,000 0.040.20.00.00.00.00.045.60.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 285.5) 38.663.129.340.253.383.8100.3298.9178.7106.3114.7372.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Anson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -194 (-7.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Anson, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Anson-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/26/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.6 miles away from the Anson city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/25/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Anson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 54.0 miles away from the city 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 266.8 miles away from Anson center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 189.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 164.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 238.8 miles away from Anson center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 262.9 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 Jones County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Anson topographic map

Birthplace of: Jeannie C. Riley - Country singer, Gary D. McCaleb - Artist, Omar Burleson - Politician, Jim Welch - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Anson:

  • ANSON GENERAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 101 AVENUE J)
  • ANSON GENERAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AGENCY (1201 AVE J)
  • ANSON HEALTHCARE CENTER (125 AVE J)
  • BRIARSTONE MANOR (125 AVENUE J)
  • VALLEY VIEW CARE CENTER (101 LIBERTY LN)

airports located in Anson:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anson:

  • Abilene Christian University (about 23 miles; Abilene, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,025)
  • Cisco College (about 59 miles; Cisco, TX; FT enrollment: 2,687)
  • Angelo State University (about 97 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • Howard College (about 98 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Vernon College (about 103 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Tarleton State University (about 105 miles; Stephenville, TX; FT enrollment: 8,882)
  • Midwestern State University (about 112 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,901)

Public high school in Anson:

  • ANSON H S (Students: 215, Location: 1509 S COMMERCIAL, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Anson:

  • ANSON EL (Students: 371, Location: 922 AVE M, Grades: PK-5)
  • ANSON MIDDLE (Students: 150, Location: 1120 AVE M, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Anson

Library in Anson:

  • ANSON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $30,656; Location: 1137 12TH ST; 15,727 books; 160 audio materials; 375 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 5 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The new area code for Anson is 915 added by Robert Brian Palmer

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

Churches in Anson include: Church of Christ (A), Bethsadia Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Anson: Tiger Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Anson City Of (Museums; 1300 Avenue K).

Hotel: Anson Inn (1532 Commercial Avenue).

Court: Jones County - 259 District (1100 12th Street).

Jones County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.1%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.4% for Black residents, 28.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.6% for other race residents, 18.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
28 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
17 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
86 people in nursing homes in 2000
32 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Anson, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Anson (2011 data):

  • Citibank, National Association: 1101 East Court Plaza Branch at 1101 East Court Plaza, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Anson: The First National Bank Of Anson at 1021 12th Street, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $56.3 mil, Deposits: $50.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Anson Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.0
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Anson city (based on Jones County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,83835
Mainline Protestant1,2468
Catholic9973
Black Protestant1392
Other3-
None10,979-
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: 3
Jones County:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Jones County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Jones County:

4.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jones County:

27.1%
Texas:

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

13.7%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.3%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.8%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.5%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Anson:

32.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.8%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Anson, 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
Financial Administration 1$7,959$95,5080$0
Other Government Administration 1$13,264$159,1680$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,724
Police Protection - Officers 6$46,530$93,0600$0
Police - Other 1$8,967$107,6040$0
Streets and Highways 5$20,905$50,1720$0
Hospitals 128$422,904$39,647174$104,738
Sewerage 5$24,407$58,5770$0
Water Supply 6$35,812$71,6245$10,245
Totals for Government 153$580,748$45,549181$116,707

9.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,889 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.01%
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 Taylor County, TX  3.46% ($31,785 average AGI)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.33% ($33,235)
from Lubbock County, TX  0.27% ($22,714)


9.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,263 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.33%
Texas average:

6.69%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Taylor County, TX  4.40% ($27,580 average AGI)
to Callahan County, TX  0.27% ($39,643)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.23% ($34,583)

Strongest AM radio stations in Anson:

  • KEAN (1470 AM; 5 kW; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVRP (1400 AM; 1 kW; STAMFORD, TX; Owner: ROLLINS PLAINS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWKC (1340 AM; 1 kW; ABILENE, TX; Owner: DYNAMIC BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Anson:

  • KCDD (103.7 FM; HAMLIN, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOES (106.9 FM; STAMFORD, TX; Owner: TEXAS GULFWEST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KHYS (100.7 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEAN-FM (105.1 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHXS (102.7 FM; MERKEL, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KVRP-FM (97.1 FM; HASKELL, TX; Owner: ROLLING PLAINS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBCY (99.7 FM; TYE, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KKHR (106.3 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: POWELL MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KEYJ-FM (107.9 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAGT-FM (90.5 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: GOSPEL RADIO NETWORK)
  • KGNZ (88.1 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KNCE (95.1 FM; BAIRD, TX; Owner: DOUD MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • KULL (92.5 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFQX-FM (98.1 FM; ANSON, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Anson:

  • KIDT-LP (Channel 43; STAMFORD, TX; Owner: SAGE BROADCASTING CORP./KIDY-TV)
  • KTXS-TV (Channel 12; SWEETWATER, TX; Owner: ABILENE-SWEETWATER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXVA (Channel 15; ABILENE, TX; Owner: STAR BROADCASTING LIMITED)
  • KPTA-LP (Channel 63; ABILENE-SWEETWATER, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTAB-TV (Channel 32; ABILENE, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ABILENE, LLC)
  • KIDV-LP (Channel 59; ALBANY, TX; Owner: SAGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KIDZ-LP (Channel 54; ABILENE, TX; Owner: SAGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K51CK (Channel 51; ABILENE, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Anson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Anson fatal accident list:

Dec 16, 1994 04:14 PM, 277, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 15, 1986 04:00 PM, 277, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 18, 1984 03:00 PM, 83, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 1,650Total average daily traffic
  • 231Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,310Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Anson)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Anson Hosp 0-100 First St (Lat: 32.764000 Lon: -99.893139), Call Sign: KNIE418
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.265 MHz, 155.340 MHzGrant Date: 09/27/2013, Expiration Date: 12/13/2023Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401-A Connecticut Ave Nw #232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 209-3097, Email:
  • 2 Mi S On Hwy 277 3/4 Mi E On S Anson Lake Rd (Lat: 32.721500 Lon: -99.875917), Call Sign: KNEE749
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/1998, Expiration Date: 11/23/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/02/2003Registrant: Carl Thompson, 2641 Cr 364, Anson, TX 79501
  • Fm 707 3 Mi Sw (Lat: 32.685111 Lon: -99.943417), Call Sign: KUM371, Licensee ID: L00090894
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.5800 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/1997, Expiration Date: 04/29/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/11/2002Registrant: Milton M Spurgin, 4957 Cr 481, Anson, TX 79501, Phone: (915) 823-3910
  • 2 Mi S Of Hwy 180 On Hwy 126 (Lat: 32.733722 Lon: -100.080667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 96 m, Call Sign: WNZS478
    Assigned Frequencies: 937.425 MHz, 937.450 MHz, 937.475 MHzGrant Date: 06/29/2012, Expiration Date: 09/22/2022, Certifier: David PooleRegistrant: Oncor / Hcl, 1616 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (214) 486-5230, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Anson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: FOCKE-WULF 190A2 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 6152P , Serial Number: 5476
    Registrant (Individual): Wade S "jay" Haynes, 1131 19th St, Anson, TX 79501
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-25-235 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7288Z , Serial Number: 25-3231, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/1965
    Registrant (Corporation): Ansons New Horizons Inc, 1234 County Road 196, Anson, TX 79501

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 70
  • Hazardous Condition: 18
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 38

Incident types - Anson

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Anson, TX
Most common first names in Anson, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5476.2 years
William5379.0 years
Mary4979.4 years
John4577.5 years
Robert2378.5 years
Thomas1979.4 years
Charles1878.4 years
George1880.1 years
Ruby1776.9 years
Willie1377.5 years
Most common last names in Anson, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones3175.9 years
Smith2278.3 years
White1974.2 years
Spraberry1783.3 years
Martin1774.9 years
Cox1576.2 years
Bailey1376.3 years
Moore1382.7 years
Rodriguez1276.6 years
Galvan1268.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
Businesses in Anson, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
Ford1UPS1
H&R Block1

Anson compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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  • Scot I. Williams (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.