Ballinger, Texas

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Population in 2017: 3,656 (95% urban, 5% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.8%
 
Males: 1,693  (46.3%)
Females: 1,963  (53.7%)
Median resident age:

40.8 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76821.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,746 (it was $26,129 in 2000)
Ballinger:

$38,746
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,936 (it was $11,917 in 2000)

Ballinger city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $84,993 (it was $38,400 in 2000)
Ballinger:

$84,993
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $93,133; detached houses: $95,424; mobile homes: $41,657

Median gross rent in 2017: $603.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ballinger: 76.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.2%
(29.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.9% for Black residents, 21.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 25.6% for other race residents, 51.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ballinger, TX (2010)
    • 2,32861.8%White alone
    • 1,29434.4%Hispanic
    • 792.1%Black alone
    • 320.8%Two or more races
    • 200.5%American Indian alone
    • 100.3%Asian alone
    • 40.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 39 registered sex offenders living in Ballinger, Texas as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ballinger is 98 to 1.


Crime rates in Ballinger 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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.2)
1
(27.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(52.2)
1
(26.8)
5
(136.3)
3
(80.6)
1
(26.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(73.7)
2
(48.4)
7
(180.6)
5
(134.4)
4
(108.9)
11
(305.0)
17
(442.0)
5
(130.5)
7
(187.3)
7
(190.8)
13
(349.2)
15
(398.2)
6
(161.1)
14
(384.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
19
(467.1)
20
(483.9)
13
(335.5)
19
(510.8)
20
(544.7)
41
(1,137)
8
(208.0)
25
(652.6)
58
(1,552)
48
(1,308)
19
(510.3)
46
(1,221)
11
(295.3)
18
(494.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
88
(2,163)
73
(1,766)
56
(1,445)
62
(1,667)
58
(1,580)
56
(1,553)
68
(1,768)
54
(1,410)
56
(1,498)
72
(1,962)
53
(1,424)
58
(1,540)
32
(859.1)
44
(1,209)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(98.3)
3
(72.6)
4
(103.2)
2
(53.8)
3
(81.7)
4
(110.9)
3
(78.0)
2
(52.2)
2
(53.5)
1
(27.3)
9
(241.7)
5
(132.7)
1
(26.8)
3
(82.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.3)
1
(26.9)
1
(26.5)
1
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)141.8120.0133.4133.6151.4233.7179.9174.1239.7319.4300.0258.689.4166.5

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City-data.com crime index in Ballinger, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 9 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Texas average:

2.04
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Ancestries: English (8.7%), Irish (8.1%), German (5.7%), American (3.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.0%), French Canadian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1628 feet

Land area: 3.35 square miles.

Population density: 1,091 people per square mile   (low).

Ballinger, Texas map

69 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.8%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,646 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,049 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Angelo, TX (35.5 miles , pop. 88,439).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (164.4 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (180.1 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Rowena, TX (2.9 miles ),
Winters, TX (3.9 miles ),
Paint Rock, TX (4.0 miles ),
Miles, TX (4.1 miles ),
Eola-Paint Rock, TX (4.2 miles ),
Talpa, TX (4.6 miles ),
Bronte, TX (4.7 miles ),
Novice, TX (5.1 miles)

Latitude: 31.74 N, Longitude: 99.95 W

Area code: 325

Distribution of median household income in Ballinger, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ballinger, TX in 2017
Ballinger satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $22,500
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $82,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $119,200
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $204,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Ballinger, TX residents
Average permit cost in Ballinger, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +194 (+4.8%).
Most common industries in Ballinger, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.7%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (14.0%)
  • Public administration (9.6%)
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.3%)
  • Apparel (5.1%)
  • Health care (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.9%)
  • Educational services (14.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.6%)
  • Apparel (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Ballinger, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.4%)
  • Cashiers (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)

Average climate in Ballinger, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ballinger-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the Ballinger city center killed 13 people and injured 159 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/10/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.3 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ballinger-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 68% 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 101.0 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 226.2 miles away from Ballinger 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 189.0 miles away from Ballinger center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 230.2 miles away from Ballinger 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 228.4 miles away from Ballinger 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 286.7 miles away from Ballinger 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 Runnels County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Ballinger:

  • BALLINGER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 608 AVENUE B)
  • HOSPICE OF BALLINGER (112 S 7TH ST #2)
  • BALLINGER HOME HEALTH INC (112 SOUTH 7TH)
  • BALLINGER HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (2001 6TH ST)
  • CANTERBURY VILLA OF BALLINGER (BRONTE HWY)
  • CENTRAL TEXAS NURSING AND REHABILITATION (1800 N BROADWAY ST)
  • HERITAGE OAKS ESTATE (2001 6TH STREET)

Airports located in Ballinger:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ballinger:

  • Angelo State University (about 37 miles; San Angelo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,019)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 53 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Cisco College (about 73 miles; Cisco, TX; FT enrollment: 2,687)
  • Howard College (about 95 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Tarleton State University (about 107 miles; Stephenville, TX; FT enrollment: 8,882)
  • Midland College (about 128 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • Central Texas College (about 134 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)

Public high school in Ballinger:

  • BALLINGER H S (Students: 242, Location: 2107 N BROADWAY, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ballinger:

  • BALLINGER EL (Students: 479, Location: 800 BROAD AVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • BALLINGER J H (Students: 302, Location: 1006 CONDA AVE, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Ballinger

Library in Ballinger:

  • CARNEGIE LIBRARY OF BALLINGER (Operating income: $49,392; Location: 204 N 8TH ST; 17,376 books; 1,260 audio materials; 1,055 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 33 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ballinger: Edwin and Hattie Day House (A), Ballinger Fire Department (B), Ballinger Carnegie Library (C), Van Pelt House (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ballinger include: First Baptist Church (A), Brady Coleman Runnels Baptist Area Church (B), Church of the Nazarene (C), First Church of God (D), Church of Christ (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lee Lake (A), Elm Creek Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Elm Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hotel: Budget Host-Stonewall Inn (201 North Broadway Street).

Court: Ballinger City of Municipal Court (106 North 9th Street).

Birthplace of: Buddy West - Politician, Julie Condra - Child actor, Lane Crockett - Journalist, Spike Dykes - Football player and coach.

Runnels County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.4%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.9%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Ballinger in 2010:

  • 111 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 48 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Ballinger in 2000:

  • 176 people in nursing homes
  • 57 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in other group homes
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Ballinger (2011 data):

  • Ballinger National Bank: at 900 Hutchings Avenue, branch established on 1997/04/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $43.3 mil, Deposits: $38.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices
  • The First National Bank of Ballinger: The First National Bank Of Ballinger at 911 Hutchings Avenue, branch established on 1886/06/29. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $128.7 mil, Deposits: $116.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Texas Country Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Ballinger:

Marital status in Ballinger, TX
  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 46.2%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 18.7%

For population 25 years and over in Ballinger:

  • High school or higher: 77.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Texas average:

14.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ballinger, TX (based on Runnels County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,87328
Catholic3,2005
Mainline Protestant1,2357
Other271
None1,166-
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
This county:

2.91 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

7.77 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

5.83 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.9%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Runnels County:

26.3%
Texas:

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

11.4%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ballinger:

48.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.8%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Ballinger:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.3%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Ballinger:

52.6%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.2%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ballinger, 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
Streets and Highways 14$32,385$27,7590$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$33,595$44,7930$0
Other Government Administration 8$27,664$41,4960$0
Other and Unallocable 6$18,008$36,0160$0
Sewerage 4$14,315$42,9450$0
Water Supply 1$5,603$67,2360$0
Health 1$4,029$48,3480$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,778$45,3362$1,548
Financial Administration 1$7,536$90,4320$0
Firefighters 0$0 4$11,462
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 2$2,366
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 45$146,913$39,1778$15,376

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

  • Current Operations - Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $66,000 ($18.05)
    Central Staff Services: $35,000 ($9.57)
    General Public Buildings: $16,000 ($4.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($2.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $34,000 ($9.30)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($4.10)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $96,000 ($26.26)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $80,000 ($21.88)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $940,000 ($257.11)

6.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($59,344 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Tom Green County, TX  1.77% ($37,746 average AGI)
from Taylor County, TX  0.90% ($33,294)
Businesses in Ballinger, TX
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
Lane Furniture1U-Haul1
Pizza Hut1UPS1
RadioShack1Walmart1
SONIC Drive-In1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ballinger:

  • KRUN (1400 AM; 1 kW; BALLINGER, TX; Owner: GRAHAM BROTHERS COMM., L.L.C.)
  • KGKL (960 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: KGKL, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KEAN (1470 AM; 5 kW; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ballinger:

  • KKCN (103.1 FM; BALLINGER, TX; Owner: GRAHAM BROTHERS COMM., L.L.C.)
  • KELI (98.7 FM; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: KGKL, INC.)
  • KORQ (96.1 FM; WINTERS, TX; Owner: DOUD MEDIA GROUP)
  • KCRN-FM (93.9 FM; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KUTX (90.1 FM; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN)
  • KHYS (100.7 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWFR (101.9 FM; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: FOSTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEAN-FM (105.1 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXCT (102.3 FM; COLEMAN, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KHXS (102.7 FM; MERKEL, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KXYL-FM (96.9 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEYJ-FM (107.9 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Ballinger:

  • KLST (Channel 8; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: JEWELL TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • KIDY (Channel 6; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: SAGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKCP-LP (Channel 50; BALLINGER-COLEMAN, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CING., INC.)
  • K44FJ (Channel 44; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Ballinger fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Ballinger fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 25Number of bridges
  • 446ft / 136mTotal length
  • $152,000Total costs
  • 65,050Total average daily traffic
  • 8,477Total average daily truck traffic
  • 85,830Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ballinger, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41920-1929
  • 81930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 101960-1969
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ballinger, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Hwy 382 6 Mi Ne (Lat: 31.683194 Lon: -99.879250), Call Sign: WNKQ672, Licensee ID: L01240491,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.312 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/1998, Expiration Date: 01/04/2008, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2007, Registrant: Chauncey Mansell, Rt 2 Box 253, Ballinger, TX 76821, Phone: (915) 365-3642

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • On Fm 2887 1 Mile N (Lat: 31.765694 Lon: -99.968417), Call Sign: KKT895, Licensee ID: L00003043,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0200 MHz, 47.0600 MHz, 47.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 12/18/1996, Expiration Date: 01/15/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/19/2001, Registrant: State Of Texas, 125 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78701-2483, Phone: (915) 365-2218
  • 1 Mi N (Lat: 31.770139 Lon: -99.931750), Call Sign: KKJ918, Licensee ID: L00007472,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.4600 MHz, 48.6600 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/1998, Expiration Date: 11/22/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/02/2001, Registrant: Txu Gas Co, Energy Plaza 1601 Bryan St, Dallas, TX 75201-3411, Phone: (214) 426-7980
  • 301 S 7th St (Lat: 31.740972 Lon: -99.941750), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: WPBT608,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/2003, Expiration Date: 02/25/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2013, Certifier: David A Chew, Registrant: Ingram Concrete LLC, Brownwood, TX 76804, Phone: (325) 646-6518, Fax: (325) 646-3415, Email:
  • 802 Conda Avenue (Lat: 31.751667 Lon: -99.971667), Call Sign: WQGH528,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.050 MHz, 160.095 MHz, Grant Date: 01/18/2007, Expiration Date: 01/18/2017, Cancellation Date: 03/25/2017, Certifier: Scott Goen, Registrant: Ballinger Isd, 802 Conda Ave., Ballinger, TX 76821, Phone: (325) 365-3588, Email:
  • Lat: 31.756861 Lon: -99.971167, Call Sign: WQKE852,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.587 MHz, 456.587 MHz, 452.887 MHz, 451.587 MHz, 457.887 MHz, 456.587 MHz, Grant Date: 02/20/2019, Expiration Date: 04/23/2029, Certifier: Deb Dallas, Registrant: Texas Communications Of San Angelo, 902 Arroyo Dr., San Angelo, TX 76903, Phone: (325) 658-3566, Email:
  • 301 S 7th St (Lat: 31.740972 Lon: -99.941750), Type: Bant, Structure height: 24 m, Overall height: 27 m, Call Sign: WQSL868,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/28/2013, Expiration Date: 10/28/2023, Certifier: David Chew, Registrant: Texas Communications Of San Angelo, 902 Arroyo Dr., San Angelo, TX 76903, Phone: (325) 658-3566, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-236 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3559D , Serial Number: 28-8011057, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 06/05/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Edward J Studer, 2301 N 13th St, Ballinger, TX 76821
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-34AG (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 502HW , Serial Number: 502B-2695, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, Po Box 70, Ballinger, TX 76821
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7563X , Serial Number: 17248063, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 10/31/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 12/10/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Cameron G Ramsey, Po Box 800, Ballinger, TX 76821
  • Aircraft: BEECH K35 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 75PR , Serial Number: D-5809, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/1959, Certificate Issue Date: 03/05/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Walter M Martin, 1301 Fm 2887 Pmb 157, Ballinger, TX 76821
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-1B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 100 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8968L , Serial Number: AA1B-0418, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 12/07/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Larry T Martin, 109 N 10th St, Ballinger, TX 76821

2002 - 2017 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2017 the average number of fire incidents per year is 38. The highest number of reported fires - 70 took place in 2011, and the least - 3 in 2016. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Ballinger, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (68.1%), and Structure Fires (16.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ballinger, TX
    • 41968.1%Outside Fires
    • 10116.4%Structure Fires
    • 7011.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 254.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ballinger, TX
Most common first names in Ballinger, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary6082.0 years
William5176.7 years
John4777.9 years
James4474.6 years
Charles3076.6 years
Robert2872.3 years
Joe2671.6 years
Willie2378.2 years
Henry2181.9 years
Thomas2071.6 years
Most common last names in Ballinger, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4479.5 years
Jones3479.6 years
Lee2179.3 years
Williams2079.5 years
Davis1882.3 years
Wood1880.5 years
Wilson1675.9 years
Clark1577.7 years
Johnson1476.5 years
Brown1476.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ballinger, TX
  • 83.9%Utility gas
  • 15.3%Electricity
  • 0.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ballinger, TX
  • 52.9%Electricity
  • 44.3%Utility gas
  • 2.8%Other fuel


Ballinger compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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