Azle, Texas

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Population in 2017: 12,495 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +30.2%
 
Males: 6,028  (48.2%)
Females: 6,467  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

43.8 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76020.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $61,002 (it was $43,304 in 2000)
Azle:

$61,002
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,824 (it was $20,817 in 2000)

Azle city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $169,598 (it was $80,700 in 2000)
Azle:

$169,598
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $232,953; detached houses: $236,641; townhouses or other attached units: $220,486; in 2-unit structures: $129,933; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $148,242; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $242,003; mobile homes: $48,374; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $29,275

Median gross rent in 2017: $937.

March 2019 cost of living index in Azle: 94.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.1%
(11.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.2% for Black residents, 9.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.4% for American Indian residents, 25.3% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Azle, TX (2017)
    • 9,60382.4%White alone
    • 1,30411.2%Hispanic
    • 1271.1%Two or more races
    • 720.6%Black alone
    • 500.4%Asian alone
    • 250.2%American Indian alone
    • 100.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 108 registered sex offenders living in Azle, Texas as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Azle is 106 to 1.


Crime rates in Azle by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(18.8)
1
(9.1)
3
(26.4)
5
(43.3)
1
(8.6)
2
(17.9)
2
(17.6)
3
(26.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(28.7)
9
(84.6)
9
(82.0)
14
(123.1)
5
(43.3)
6
(51.3)
1
(8.9)
4
(35.3)
4
(35.4)
8
(70.0)
3
(25.7)
2
(16.9)
3
(24.5)
6
(47.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
33
(315.2)
26
(244.3)
20
(182.3)
28
(246.2)
25
(216.4)
22
(188.2)
20
(178.9)
19
(167.6)
21
(185.8)
30
(262.6)
24
(205.6)
14
(118.1)
18
(146.7)
18
(141.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
91
(869.1)
108
(1,015)
66
(601.5)
92
(809.1)
89
(770.2)
101
(864.1)
94
(841.0)
90
(793.9)
104
(920.0)
85
(743.9)
84
(719.6)
65
(548.3)
42
(342.4)
28
(219.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
392
(3,744)
388
(3,646)
391
(3,563)
390
(3,430)
345
(2,986)
250
(2,139)
280
(2,505)
279
(2,461)
346
(3,061)
324
(2,836)
243
(2,082)
245
(2,067)
249
(2,030)
198
(1,554)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
29
(277.0)
25
(234.9)
12
(109.4)
12
(105.5)
18
(155.8)
20
(171.1)
12
(107.4)
15
(132.3)
19
(168.1)
15
(131.3)
14
(119.9)
21
(177.2)
7
(57.1)
28
(219.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(114.6)
4
(37.6)
7
(63.8)
6
(52.8)
9
(77.9)
2
(17.1)
10
(89.5)
7
(61.7)
2
(17.7)
4
(35.0)
5
(42.8)
8
(67.5)
6
(48.9)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)304.4324.9280.0309.6276.7236.7220.5222.8269.3267.0192.1180.8146.4143.8

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City-data.com crime index in Azle, TX

Crime rate in Azle detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 35 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: American (33.3%), English (9.5%), German (6.4%), Irish (5.4%), Scottish (2.1%), Yugoslavian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 8.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,524 people per square mile   (low).

Azle, Texas map

584 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 1.7% Europe, 0.7% Asia).

This city:

5.0%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,737 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,575 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Worth, TX (15.9 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (44.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Pelican Bay, TX (1.5 miles ),
Sanctuary, TX (1.7 miles ),
Eagle Mountain, TX (2.2 miles ),
Briar, TX (2.4 miles ),
Lakeside, TX (2.4 miles ),
Pecan Acres, TX (2.7 miles ),
Newark, TX (2.9 miles ),
Lake Worth, TX (2.9 miles )

Latitude: 32.89 N, Longitude: 97.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -114 (-1.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,379 (24.9%)

Area code: 817

Distribution of median household income in Azle, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Azle, TX in 2017

Property values in Azle, TX

Azle satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 39 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 1998: 44 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 1999: 44 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2000: 54 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2001: 47 buildings, average cost: $121,500
  • 2002: 85 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2003: 88 buildings, average cost: $105,300
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2005: 139 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2006: 130 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2007: 54 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $113,100
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $137,000
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2012: 14 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2013: 54 buildings, average cost: $146,200
  • 2014: 43 buildings, average cost: $142,400
  • 2015: 129 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2016: 182 buildings, average cost: $174,300
  • 2017: 121 buildings, average cost: $201,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Azle, TX residents
Average permit cost in Azle, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +536 (+5.9%).
Most common industries in Azle, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Health care (6.6%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.1%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.0%)
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Azle, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Top executives (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.8%)

Average climate in Azle, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Azle, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.7. This is about average.

City:

64.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2014 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 6.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.63
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Tornado activity:

Azle-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 139% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the Azle city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Azle-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% 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 187.6 miles away from Azle center
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 137.7 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 388.1 miles away from the city 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 130.2 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) earthquake occurred 140.1 miles away from the city 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 326.4 miles away from Azle 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 Tarrant County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Fires: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Azle topographic map

Hospitals in Azle:

  • ELM COURT (928 ELM COURT)
  • JAMES STREET COMMUNITY HOME (708 JAMES ST)
  • LAKEVIEW COMMUNITY HOME (1748 SPINNAKER LN)
  • LAMPLIGHTER COMMUNITY HOME (104 LAMPLIGHTER CT)
  • TANGLEWOOD (1613 TANGLEWOOD)
  • TEXAS HEALTH HARRIS METHODIST HOSPITAL AZLE (Voluntary non-profit - Church, provides emergency services, 108 DENVER TRAIL)

Nursing Homes in Azle:

  • AZLE MANOR INC (721 DUNAWAY LN)
  • HARRIS METHODIST NORTHWEST (108 DENVER TRAIL)

Dialysis Facilities in Azle:

  • US RENAL CARE TARRANT DIALYSIS AZLE (605 NORTHWEST PARKWAY)

Home Health Centers in Azle:

  • MAIN STREET HOMECARE (450 WEST MAIN STREET)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME HEALTH (617 SOUTHEAST PARKWAY)

Airports and heliports located in Azle:

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Amtrak station near Azle:

  • 16 miles: FORT WORTH (1501 JONES ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Azle:

  • Tarrant County College District (about 16 miles; Fort Worth, TX; Full-time enrollment: 33,775)
  • Texas Christian University (about 17 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Weatherford College (about 19 miles; Weatherford, TX; FT enrollment: 4,080)
  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 28 miles; Arlington, TX; FT enrollment: 27,453)
  • DeVry University-Texas (about 31 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 4,098)
  • University of North Texas (about 32 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 34 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)

Public high schools in Azle:

  • AZLE H S (Location: 1200 BOYD RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • AZLE HORNET ACADEMY (Location: 1200 BOYD RD, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Azle:

  • AZLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS (Students: 95, Location: 1801 S STEWART ST, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Azle:

  • CROSS TIMBERS EL (Students: 862, Location: 831 JACKSON TRL, Grades: PK-4)
  • SPRINGTOWN RENO EL (Students: 547, Location: 172 W RENO RD, Grades: PK-4)
  • SILVER CREEK EL (Students: 496, Location: 10300 S F M 730, Grades: PK-4)
  • AZLE J H SOUTH (Students: 484, Location: 201 SCHOOL ST, Grades: 7-8)
  • WALNUT CREEK EL (Students: 480, Location: 1010 BOYD RD, Grades: KG-4)
  • AZLE EL (Students: 466, Location: 301 CHURCH ST, Grades: 5-6)
  • W E HOOVER EL (Students: 431, Location: 484 SANDY BEACH RD, Grades: 5-6)
  • LIBERTY EL (Location: 11450 LIBERTY SCHOOL RD, Grades: PK-4)
  • SANTO FORTE J H (Location: 479 SANDY BEACH RD, Grades: 7-8)
See full list of schools located in Azle

Library in Azle:

  • AZLE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $343,973; Location: 333 W MAIN ST; 45,658 books; 4,180 audio materials; 4,320 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 91 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Azle: Azle Fire Department (A), Azle Historical Museum (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Azle include: Wesley Chapel (A), Ash Creek Church (B), Holy Trinity Catholic Church (C), Trinity Baptist Church (D), Azle Church of Christ (E), First Baptist Church (F), Ash Creek Baptist Church (G), Friendship Church (H), First Baptist Church of Castle Hills (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Smith-Frazier Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Reynolds Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Azle include: Hornet Field (1), Azle City Park (2), Ash Creek Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Les Peden - Baseball player, Clarke Hale - College basketball player (Louisiana Tech Bulldogs), Robert Landers - Professional golfer.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Azle and their reported violations in the past:

TURKEY MOUNTAIN OL GENERAL STORE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2012), St Public Notif received (MAR-11-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-12-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2010), St Public Notif received (AUG-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-26-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAY-26-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

71.3%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.8%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Azle in 2010:

  • 177 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 127 people in state prisons
  • 24 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Azle in 2000:

  • 126 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Azle (2011 data):

  • Compass Bank: Azle North Branch at 11588 Fr 730 North, branch established on 1998/06/29; Industrial Branch at 150 Industrial Avenue, branch established on 1961/01/07. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • The National Bank of Texas at Fort Worth: Azle Branch at 405 Commerce, branch established on 2010/12/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $148.6 mil, Deposits: $130.0 mil, headquarters in Fort Worth, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Horizon Bankshares, Inc.
  • Prosperity Bank: Azle Branch at 608 Boyd Road, branch established on 2000/05/16. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank Texas: Azle Banking Center - Rc 896 Branch at 721 Boyd Road, branch established on 2006/01/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Pinnacle Bank: Azle Branch at 316 North West Parkway, branch established on 1981/10/26. Info updated 2009/03/03: Bank assets: $548.6 mil, Deposits: $460.0 mil, headquarters in Keene, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Bancorp, Inc.
  • Herring Bank: Azle Branch at 108 Industrial Avenue, branch established on 2009/03/02. Info updated 2009/08/03: Bank assets: $562.6 mil, Deposits: $493.9 mil, headquarters in Amarillo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Herring Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Azle Instore Banking Center at 480 Northwest Parkway, branch established on 1999/03/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Azle:

Marital status in Azle, TX
  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

For population 25 years and over in Azle:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Azle
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Azle, TX (based on Tarrant County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant544,6701,272
Catholic200,64533
Mainline Protestant141,938158
Other75,335122
Black Protestant33,665103
Orthodox2,5967
None810,185-
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: 212
Here:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 25
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 194
Here:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 609
Here:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 970
Here:

5.68 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Tarrant County:

8.1%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Tarrant County:

26.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Tarrant County:

14.5%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.2%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Azle:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Azle:

22.4%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Azle:

10.0%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

56.4%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Azle:

78.3%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Azle, 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
Police Protection - Officers 28$112,543$48,2330$0
Firefighters 16$73,612$55,2093$1,700
Other Government Administration 14$42,817$36,7000$0
Sewerage 10$28,737$34,4840$0
Water Supply 10$27,506$33,0070$0
Police - Other 7$23,365$40,0541$1,860
Local Libraries 6$16,317$32,6342$1,784
Financial Administration 6$24,136$48,2720$0
Streets and Highways 5$16,567$39,7610$0
Parks and Recreation 5$15,011$36,0262$782
Judicial and Legal 3$9,041$36,1640$0
Other and Unallocable 3$9,459$37,8360$0
Health 3$8,895$35,5800$0
Natural Resources 1$4,688$56,2560$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 117$412,694$42,3288$6,126

Azle government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,954,000 ($156.38)
    Natural Resources - Other: $472,000 ($37.78)
    Regular Highways: $417,000 ($33.37)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,863,000 ($229.13)
    Police Protection: $2,537,000 ($203.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,586,000 ($126.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,360,000 ($108.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,224,000 ($97.96)
    Sewerage: $1,086,000 ($86.91)
    Central Staff Services: $1,032,000 ($82.59)
    General Public Buildings: $598,000 ($47.86)
    Financial Administration: $507,000 ($40.58)
    Libraries: $342,000 ($27.37)
    Regular Highways: $318,000 ($25.45)
    Health - Other: $163,000 ($13.05)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $151,000 ($12.08)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $124,000 ($9.92)
    General - Other: $124,000 ($9.92)
    Natural Resources - Other: $102,000 ($8.16)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $247,000 ($19.77)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $34,000 ($2.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $103,000 ($8.24)
    Police Protection: $81,000 ($6.48)
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000 ($4.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $45,000 ($3.60)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($1.68)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000 ($1.04)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,332,000 ($426.73)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $376,000 ($30.09)

Azle government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,012,000 ($161.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,341,000 ($107.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $863,000 ($69.07)
    Other: $516,000 ($41.30)
    Natural Resources - Other: $235,000 ($18.81)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $413,000 ($33.05)
    Highways: $336,000 ($26.89)
  • Miscellaneous - Royalties: $486,000 ($38.90)
    Fines and Forfeits: $352,000 ($28.17)
    Special Assessments: $303,000 ($24.25)
    General Revenue - Other: $107,000 ($8.56)
    Interest Earnings: $92,000 ($7.36)
    Donations From Private Sources: $16,000 ($1.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,548,000 ($283.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $53,000 ($4.24)
    General Local Government Support: $17,000 ($1.36)
  • Tax - Property: $4,131,000 ($330.61)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,345,000 ($187.68)
    Public Utilities Sales: $671,000 ($53.70)
    Other License: $132,000 ($10.56)
    Other Selective Sales: $22,000 ($1.76)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $11,000 ($0.88)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000 ($0.24)
    Amusements License: $1,000 ($0.08)

Azle government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,525,000 ($2523.01)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,105,000 ($2409.36)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,150,000 ($252.10)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,730,000 ($138.46)

Azle government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,672,000 ($1174.23)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,790,000 ($1023.61)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,669,000 ($133.57)

7.01% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,401 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($578 average AGI)
Tarrant County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dallas County, TX  1.58% ($54,227 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  0.50% ($60,862)
from Johnson County, TX  0.25% ($46,311)


6.32% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($62,961 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($614 average AGI)
Tarrant County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dallas County, TX  1.41% ($47,658 average AGI)
to Denton County, TX  0.57% ($73,415)
to Johnson County, TX  0.36% ($56,606)
Businesses in Azle, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike1
Albertsons1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
Blockbuster1SONIC Drive-In1
CVS1Sears1
Curves1Sprint Nextel1
Domino's Pizza1Subway2
Econo Lodge1T-Mobile2
FedEx3Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
Jack In The Box1U-Haul3
Jones New York1UPS2
KFC1Walgreens1
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Azle:

  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KNAX (1630 AM; 10 kW; FT. WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Azle:

  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KDXX (107.1 FM; BENBROOK, TX; Owner: KCYT-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHCK-FM (99.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: KHCK-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KFWR (95.9 FM; MINERAL WELLS, TX; Owner: LKCM RADIO GROUP, LP)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Azle:

  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KUVN-CA (Channel 31; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
Azle fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Azle fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 33Number of bridges
  • 404ft / 123mTotal length
  • $793,000Total costs
  • 299,190Total average daily traffic
  • 13,581Total average daily truck traffic
  • 232,380Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Azle, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 122000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Azle, TX
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 105 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Azle)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Azle, TX)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 91 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 201 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Azle)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Azle)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 56 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED44$126,59041$158,27497$153,63012$71,05318$135,1161$49,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$99,0643$42,6838$141,0331$19,6902$58,7451$14,670
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$150,4879$206,25137$129,8346$38,3173$65,3973$26,283
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$156,7863$95,76329$152,2151$9,8503$113,2330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$113,2421$119,1206$125,5432$86,1451$98,4500$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1142.04 , 1142.05

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$180,4921$126,0200$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$104,2150$01$13,490
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$101,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$140,7800$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$105,8350$01$75,810

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1142.04 , 1142.05

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Azle, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Azle, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 175. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 334 took place in 2011, and the least - 52 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Azle, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.8%), and Structure Fires (42.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Azle, TX
    • 1,42247.8%Outside Fires
    • 1,25342.2%Structure Fires
    • 2418.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 561.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Azle, TX
Most common first names in Azle, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12770.2 years
John11473.7 years
William10474.3 years
Mary9377.3 years
Robert7070.6 years
Charles5572.4 years
George4671.5 years
Margaret3674.4 years
Ruby3378.5 years
Thomas3373.9 years
Most common last names in Azle, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6675.5 years
Williams4276.7 years
Jones4171.9 years
Davis3675.4 years
Harris3378.1 years
Brown3177.7 years
Miller3176.0 years
White2475.3 years
Martin2373.6 years
Gilley2180.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Azle, TX
  • 71.4%Electricity
  • 21.3%Utility gas
  • 7.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Azle, TX
  • 86.1%Electricity
  • 9.9%Utility gas
  • 2.3%No fuel used
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Azle compared to Texas 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Azle on our top lists:

  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: education, training, and library occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
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  • Douglas C. Schlueter (19)
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  • Paul K. Oldroyd (14)
  • Jerry L. Walker (9)
  • Paul Oldroyd (8)
  • Jack William Renforth (6)
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Total of 208 patent applications in 2008-2020.