Anton, Texas

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Population in 2014: 1,144 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.7%
 
Males: 562  (49.2%)
Females: 582  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  31.2 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 79313.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,981 (it was $30,924 in 2000)
Anton:

$37,981
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,937 (it was $13,001 in 2000)

Anton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $49,769 (it was $33,800 in 2000)
Anton:

$49,769
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $560.

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  • Races in Anton, TX (2013)

    Anton races chart
    • 76758.8%Hispanic
    • 49638.0%White alone
    • 312.4%Black alone
    • 90.7%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.08%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Anton: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (7.4%), Irish (7.1%), German (5.0%), Polish (2.8%), English (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.79 square miles.

Population density: 1,442 people per square mile   (low).

Anton, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Anton:

  • High school or higher: 71.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anton city:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 51.8%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

43 residents are foreign born (3.1% Latin America).

This city:

3.3%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,055 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $441 (1.2%)

Anton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (23.7 miles , pop. 199,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (269.1 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (318.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Spade, TX (2.7 miles) , Littlefield, TX (3.5 miles ), Shallowater, TX (3.6 miles ), Smyer, TX (3.9 miles ), Reese Center, TX (4.1 miles) , Opdyke West, TX (4.1 miles) , Abernathy, TX (4.3 miles ), New Deal, TX (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.81 N, Longitude: 102.16 W

Area code: 806

Anton household income distribution Anton home values distribution

Crime rates in Anton (2006):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 thefts (166.0 per 100,000)
  • 3 auto thefts (249.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 27.6 (higher means more crime, US average = 312.1)

Crime rates in Anton (2007):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 rape (86.7 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 assault (86.7 per 100,000)
  • 1 burglary (86.7 per 100,000)
  • 5 thefts (433.7 per 100,000)
  • 2 auto thefts (173.5 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 129.1 (higher means more crime, US average = 305.2)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
Texas average:

2.17
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -41 (-3.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Anton, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Anton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 79% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.2 miles away from the Anton city center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1970, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.6 miles away from the city center killed 26 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Anton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 19% 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 97.1 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 254.3 miles away from Anton 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 115.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 260.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 203.7 miles away from Anton center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 164.2 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 Hockley County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Anton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Anton:

  • LITTLEFIELD NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LITTLEFIELD, TX)
  • LEGACY OF LOVE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; LITTLEFIELD, TX)
  • LAMB HEALTHCARE CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; LITTLEFIELD, TX)
  • LITTLEFIELD HOSPITALITY (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LITTLEFIELD, TX)
  • KNIGHT'S NURSING HOME, INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LITTLEFIELD, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anton:

  • South Plains College (about 21 miles; Levelland, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,007)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 22 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 23 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 36 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 73 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 83 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Amarillo College (about 97 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)

Public high school in Anton:

  • ANTON SCHOOL (Students: 149, Location: 100 ELLWOOD BLVD, Grades: PK-12)
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Hockley County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 25.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 6.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.41
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.5%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.7% for Black residents, 30.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 19.9% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Anton, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Anton (2011 data):

  • Citizens State Bank: at 224 North Main Street, branch established on 1947/06/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $36.0 mil, Deposits: $33.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Anton Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Anton city (based on Hockley County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,36641
Catholic3,8825
Mainline Protestant1,0046
Black Protestant1902
Other-1
None5,493-
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: 2
Hockley County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Hockley County:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hockley County:

26.5%
Texas:

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

16.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Anton:

48.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Anton:

45.7%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.8%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.1%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Anton:

34.6%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Anton:

53.6%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.7%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Anton, 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 3$9,513$38,0520$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$886
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,511$30,1320$0
Totals for Government 4$12,024$36,0721$886

7.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,576 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
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 Lubbock County, TX  2.42% ($31,363 average AGI)
from Cochran County, TX  0.36% ($32,741)
from Lamb County, TX  0.29% ($25,045)


8.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.37%
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 Lubbock County, TX  3.63% ($30,174 average AGI)
to Lamb County, TX  0.29% ($28,045)
to Cochran County, TX  0.25% ($27,789)

Strongest AM radio stations in Anton:

  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KJTV (950 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KZZN (1490 AM; 1 kW; LITTLEFIELD, TX; Owner: EMIL MACHA)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KLVT (1230 AM; 1 kW; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: PAUL R. BEANE)
  • KCLR (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RALLS, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KKAM (1340 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRFE (580 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: KRFE RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Anton:

  • KAIQ (95.5 FM; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: LITTLEFIELD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KFMX-FM (94.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLLL-FM (96.3 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KQBR (99.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZII-FM (102.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMMX (100.3 FM; TAHOKA, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KONE (101.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KOHM (89.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KXTQ-FM (93.7 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KJAK (92.7 FM; SLATON, TX; Owner: WILLIAMS BROADCAST GROUP)
  • KEJS (106.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: BARTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTXT-FM (88.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KKCL (98.1 FM; LORENZO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAMY (90.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K220EE (91.9 FM; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Anton:

  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJTV-TV (Channel 34; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KTXT-TV (Channel 5; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KCBD (Channel 11; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KAMC (Channel 28; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: VHR LUBBOCK LICENSE, INC.)
  • KJTV-CA (Channel 32; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KXTQ-LP (Channel 46; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K48GB (Channel 48; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT-LP (Channel 14; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT (Channel 22; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KBZO-LP (Channel 51; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGLR-LP (Channel 30; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LUBBOCK TELEVISION COMPANY)

Anton fatal accident list:

Jun 18, 1999 12:15 AM, Mainstreet, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 6356 Tennessee Rd (311403) (Lat: 33.822583 Lon: -102.180861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 118.9 m, Overall height: 121 m, Call Sign: KNKN652
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 09/01/2009, Expiration Date: 10/01/2019, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • CARISSA L BICK, Approx 2.09 Km Nw (Lat: 33.822500 Lon: -102.181389), Type: 124.9, Overall height: 118.8 m, Registrant: 6782656770, , 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A
  • CARISSA L BICK, 6356 Tennessee Rd (311403) (Lat: 33.822583 Lon: -102.180861), Type: 121.0, Overall height: 118.9 m, Registrant: 6782656770, , 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A
  • CARISSA L BICK, 6356 Tennessee Rd (311403) (Lat: 33.822583 Lon: -102.180861), Type: 121.0, Overall height: 118.9 m, Registrant: 6782656770, , 1898 LELAND DRIVE, SUITE A
  • Jessica Norrid, Just Hwy 597 And W Of Hwy 168 (Lat: 33.805861 Lon: -102.175333), Type: 103.6, Structure height: 48219 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 9189494551, Jessica.Norrid@branchcomm.Net, 1516 S BOSTON AVE, STE 215
  • Jessica Norrid, Just Hwy 597 And W Of Hwy 168 (Lat: 33.805861 Lon: -102.175333), Type: 103.6, Structure height: 48219 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 9189494551, Jessica.Norrid@branchcomm.Net, 1516 S BOSTON AVE, STE 215
  • Approx 2.09 Km Nw (Lat: 33.822500 Lon: -102.181389), Type: 124.9, Overall height: 118.8 m, Registrant: 5053895100, , PO DRAWER 1947 7111 N PRINCE ST

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • L1 MOBILES, Lat: 33.800556 Lon: -102.244333, Call Sign: WNCH285
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.535 MHz, 160.650 MHzGrant Date: 03/16/2012, Expiration Date: 06/02/2022, Certifier: Robert C LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 2.1 Mi N Of Anton City Hall (Lat: 33.821750 Lon: -102.167667), Call Sign: KNGC361, Licensee ID: L00093489
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.900 MHz, 451.900 MHzGrant Date: 03/23/1998, Expiration Date: 03/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/08/2003Registrant: Weldon Swan, Anton, TX 79313
  • Anton MW Site, North Side Of Fm597 5mi W On West Of Hwy 84 - Anton Mw (Lat: 33.800556 Lon: -102.244333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQNK644
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHzGrant Date: 03/07/2011, Expiration Date: 03/07/2021, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 33.909722 Lon: -102.145000, Call Sign: WQTB754
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.937 MHzGrant Date: 12/30/2013, Expiration Date: 12/30/2023, Certifier: Matt FavorRegistrant: South Plains Communications, 5811 W. 34th St., Lubbock, TX 79407, Phone: (806) 795-5823, Fax: (806) 795-2444, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Anton, Ranch Rd 597 5mi W Of (Lat: 33.800639 Lon: -102.244889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WNEK585
    Assigned Frequencies: 2134.80 MHz, 2138.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 09/13/2020, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2012Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4958, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • STATION, Aicfu 6.5 Mi Ene Of (Lat: 33.840917 Lon: -102.052667), Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNEZ297
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.893 MHz, 928.893 MHz, 959.893 MHz, 959.893 MHzGrant Date: 05/15/2009, Expiration Date: 06/27/2019, Certifier: James F IdouxRegistrant: Oxy Inc., 711 Sw 7th Place, Andrews, TX 79714, Phone: (432) 523-7526, Fax: (432) 523-7510, Email:
  • ANTNISD, 100 Ellwood (Lat: 33.815250 Lon: -102.162667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WQNH670
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz, 11215.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/08/2021, Certifier: Christopher M BrooksRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • Anton, Sw Corner Of Intersection Of Fm 179 And Cr330 (Lat: 33.839083 Lon: -102.028333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQNR328
    Assigned Frequencies: 6375.14 MHzGrant Date: 04/26/2011, Expiration Date: 04/26/2021, Certifier: Mark E AtkinsRegistrant: Oxy Inc, 711 Sw 7th Place, Andrews, TX 79714, Phone: (432) 523-7526, Fax: (432) 523-7510, Email:
  • Anton, Ranch Rd 597 - 5mi W. Of (Lat: 33.800639 Lon: -102.244889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 51.8 m, Call Sign: WQPQ347
    Assigned Frequencies: 6785.00 MHz, 6805.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/18/2012, Expiration Date: 07/18/2022, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave., Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • STATION, 6.5 Mi Ene Of (Lat: 33.840917 Lon: -102.052667), Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WHJ834
    Assigned Frequencies: 2146.00 MHz, 2136.40 MHzGrant Date: 01/29/2009, Expiration Date: 04/14/2019, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2011, Certifier: James F IdouxRegistrant: Oxy Inc., 711 Sw 7th Place, Andrews, TX 79714, Phone: (432) 523-7526, Fax: (432) 523-7510, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7BCM (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2501B , Serial Number: 7BCM-315, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Jeff K Tipton, 6480 Kansas Rd, Anton, TX 79313
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7321T , Serial Number: 46921, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/1959
    Registrant (Corporation): Waymar Farms Inc, 3111 Fm 54, Anton, TX 79313

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Anton, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1473.6 years
Robert1077.3 years
James1078.1 years
Mary976.1 years
George873.4 years
John871.2 years
Walter674.3 years
Ruby680.5 years
Willie675.5 years
Annie687.6 years
Most common last names in Anton, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1177.3 years
Oakley871.3 years
Nichols865.8 years
Butler773.0 years
Jackson676.2 years
Parker678.5 years
Grace581.6 years
Conkin580.8 years
Johnson575.8 years
Ham578.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Anton compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 2 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2016.