Avery, Texas

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Population in 2013: 463 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.2%
 
Males: 240  (52.0%)
Females: 223  (48.0%)
Median resident age:  35.2 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75554.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,182 (it was $21,146 in 2000)
Avery:

$31,182
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,830 (it was $13,180 in 2000)

Avery town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $44,853 (it was $27,200 in 2000)
Avery:

$44,853
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $395.

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  • Races in Avery, TX (2010)

    Avery races chart
    • 43389.8%White alone
    • 449.1%Hispanic
    • 20.4%American Indian alone
    • 20.4%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Avery: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (22.6%), German (12.6%), United States (8.0%), English (5.1%), West Indian (2.7%), Scottish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.95 square miles.

Population density: 489 people per square mile   (low).

Avery,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Avery:

  • High school or higher: 82.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Avery town:

  • Never married: 13.1%
  • Now married: 47.1%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 26.3%

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Avery, Texas as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Avery to the number of sex offenders is 235 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $580 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $767 (1.6%)

Avery satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (72.3 miles , pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (95.2 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (127.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Annona, TX (2.8 miles ), De Kalb, TX (3.2 miles ), Clarksville, TX (4.0 miles ), Southeast McCurtain, OK (4.3 miles ), Dalby Springs-Simms, TX (4.4 miles ), Haworth, OK (4.6 miles ), New Boston, TX (4.7 miles ), Talco, TX (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 33.55 N, Longitude: 94.78 W

Area code: 903

Avery household income distribution Avery home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.6%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+7.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (43%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Avery, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Avery-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.2 miles away from the Avery town center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 5 people.

Earthquake activity:

Avery-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 121.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 184.6 miles away from Avery center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 186.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 291.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 347.9 miles away from Avery center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 181.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Red River County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Avery topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Avery:

  • CLARKSVILLE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avery:

  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 32 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,320)
  • Texarkana College (about 42 miles; Texarkana, TX; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • Paris Junior College (about 44 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 69 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • LeTourneau University (about 76 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Kilgore College (about 82 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 89 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)

Public high school in Avery:

  • Avery High School (Students: 147; Location: 150 SAN ANTONIO ST; Grades: 9-12; Our rating: 52)

Public elementary/middle schools in Avery:

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

Reservoir: City Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Red River 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: 18.9%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 92.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.3%
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: 0.5% of all households

Avery compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Avery town (based on Red River County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,16940
Mainline Protestant1,29117
Catholic921
Other11
None6,307-
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: 5
Red River County:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Red River County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Red River County:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Red River County:

27.3%
Texas:

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

15.0%
State:

15.7%
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 0$0 2$2,652
Water Supply 0$0 2$3,754
Totals for Government 0$0 4$6,406

7.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,146 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.41%
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 Lamar County, TX  1.98% ($26,849 average AGI)
from Bowie County, TX  0.64% ($28,679)
from Dallas County, TX  0.32% ($36,143)


7.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,358 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.38%
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 Lamar County, TX  2.05% ($38,382 average AGI)
to Bowie County, TX  0.60% ($32,962)
to Dallas County, TX  0.37% ($34,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Avery:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNBO (1530 AM; daytime; 3 kW; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: BOWIE COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Avery:

  • KPLT-FM (107.7 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZRB (103.5 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: B & H BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KGAP (98.5 FM; CLARKSVILLE, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KEWL-FM (95.1 FM; NEW BOSTON, TX; Owner: PETRACOM OF TEXARKANA, L.L.C.)
  • KMJI (93.3 FM; ASHDOWN, AR; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQIB (102.9 FM; IDABEL, OK; Owner: JDC RADIO, INC.)
  • KBEL-FM (96.7 FM; IDABEL, OK; Owner: HAROLD E. COCHRAN)

TV broadcast stations around Avery:

  • K63BA (Channel 63; IDABEL, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K28DJ (Channel 28; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: TRUSTEES OF J.B.CALLAHAM R.T.)

Avery fatal accident list:

Feb 10, 2007 02:20 AM, Austin, Lat: 33.55266, Lon: -94.78153, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 30, 2005 06:55 PM, Us-82, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 28, 2001 04:20 PM, Us-82, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
Feb 12, 1998 06:23 PM, Us-82, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 15, 1986 00:15 AM, 82, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 21, 1981 07:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 23, 1980 03:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Avery, Lat: 33.541583 Lon: -94.818694, Call Sign: WQAY535
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 461.537 MHz, 464.962 MHz, 466.537 MHz, 468.387 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 33.1600 MHz... (+50 more)
    Grant Date: 08/26/2004, Expiration Date: 08/26/2014, Certifier: Linda J Neat
    Registrant: Fish & Richardson P.C., 1425 K Street Nw, 11th Floor, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 626-7754, Fax: (202) 783-2331, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Avery School, 150 San Antonio St. (Lat: 33.552361 Lon: -94.783833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 37.5 m, Call Sign: WQGB689
    Assigned Frequencies: 17920.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/2006, Expiration Date: 12/01/2016, Certifier: Scott Kirby
    Registrant: Trillion Partners, Inc., Under Receivership, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd., Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • ANNONA ARPII, 402 Cr 3312 (Lat: 33.584333 Lon: -94.867222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQPD949
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/18/2012, Expiration Date: 04/18/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Avery)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150M (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 66578 , Serial Number: 15076133
    Registrant (Individual): Dan R Halley, 550 S Austin St, Avery, TX 75554
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7SQ , Serial Number: 15063743, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 08/22/1994
    Registrant (Individual): Joe H Warren, 591 County Road 4323, Avery, TX 75554
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 80996 , Serial Number: 17266832, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 03/09/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Dan R Halley, 550 S Austin St, Avery, TX 75554

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Avery

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Most common first names in Avery, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3676.6 years
James2972.5 years
John1475.1 years
Mary1382.4 years
Robert1075.9 years
Charles968.3 years
Ruby977.9 years
George976.9 years
Walter872.4 years
Willie780.3 years
Most common last names in Avery, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Phelps2673.8 years
Jackson1476.8 years
Williams1369.3 years
Smith1180.8 years
Holder1079.1 years
Bearden981.9 years
Jones976.8 years
Peek977.7 years
Moore778.9 years
Webb780.4 years
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