Briar, Texas

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Population in 2010: 5,665.
Population change since 2000: +5.9%
Males: 2,923  (51.6%)
Females: 2,742  (48.4%)
Median resident age:

49.9 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76179.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $65,452 (it was $46,646 in 2000)
Briar:

$65,452
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,455 (it was $19,912 in 2000)

Briar CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $166,466 (it was $85,200 in 2000)
Briar:

$166,466
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $185,935; detached houses: $256,832; mobile homes: $83,263

Median gross rent in 2017: $872.

March 2019 cost of living index in Briar: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.5%
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  • Races in Briar, TX (2010)
    • 4,98388.0%White alone
    • 4518.0%Hispanic
    • 911.6%Two or more races
    • 450.8%American Indian alone
    • 390.7%Black alone
    • 400.7%Asian alone
    • 90.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 70.1%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: American (24.5%), Irish (13.2%), English (11.5%), German (9.5%), Scottish (5.0%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 761 feet

Land area: 20.6 square miles.

Population density: 275 people per square mile   (very low).

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84 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.7%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,866 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,507 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Worth, TX (20.2 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (45.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Pecan Acres, TX (1.8 miles ),
Newark, TX (2.0 miles ),
Pelican Bay, TX (2.0 miles ),
Sanctuary, TX (2.3 miles ),
Azle, TX (2.4 miles ),
Aurora, TX (2.5 miles ),
Rhome, TX (2.6 miles ),
Boyd, TX (2.7 miles )

Latitude: 32.97 N, Longitude: 97.54 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,652 (-53.0%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 293 (11.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 817

Distribution of median household income in Briar, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Briar, TX in 2017
Briar satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Briar, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.3%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.8%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.2%)
  • Rail transportation (3.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.0%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.8%)
  • Construction (5.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Briar, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Top executives (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Cashiers (6.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.8%)

Average climate in Briar, Texas

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Briar, 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 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 6.71. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.71
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Tornado activity:

Briar-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 137% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Briar place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.9 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Briar-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 187.1 miles away from Briar 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 132.8 miles away from Briar 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 390.4 miles away from Briar 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 124.6 miles away from Briar 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 134.8 miles away from Briar 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 326.8 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 Wise County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Briar topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Briar:

  • ELM COURT (Hospital, about 5 miles away; AZLE, TX)
  • TANGLEWOOD (Hospital, about 5 miles away; AZLE, TX)
  • LAKEVIEW COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; AZLE, TX)
  • AZLE MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; AZLE, TX)
  • JAMES STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; AZLE, TX)
  • TEXAS HEALTH HARRIS METHODIST HOSPITAL AZLE Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; AZLE, TX)
  • HARRIS METHODIST NORTHWEST (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AZLE, TX)

Amtrak station near Briar:

  • 20 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 Briar:

  • Tarrant County College District (about 20 miles; Fort Worth, TX; Full-time enrollment: 33,775)
  • Texas Christian University (about 22 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Weatherford College (about 22 miles; Weatherford, TX; FT enrollment: 4,080)
  • University of North Texas (about 28 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 30 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)
  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 30 miles; Arlington, TX; FT enrollment: 27,453)
  • DeVry University-Texas (about 31 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 4,098)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Briar: Briar Volunteer Fire Department (A), North Texas Emergency Medical Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Briar include: Saint Johns Church (A), First Baptist Church of Castle Hill (B), Knob Church (C), New Hope Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Stokes Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Swift Branch (A), Briar Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

2.6 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.8%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.0%
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

For population 15 years and over in Briar:

Marital status in Briar, TX
  • Never married: 21.5%
  • Now married: 53.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

For population 25 years and over in Briar:

  • High school or higher: 84.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Briar, TX (based on Wise County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,959101
Mainline Protestant2,57211
Catholic2,2802
Other5681
None34,748-
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: 6
This county:

1.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Wise County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
This county:

5.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Wise County:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.1%
Texas:

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

15.1%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Briar:

46.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

40.5%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.8%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Briar:

9.8%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Briar:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Briar:

34.6%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Briar:

52.3%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.3%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Briar, TX Residents

9.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.55%
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 Tarrant County, TX  3.31% ($65,900 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  1.39% ($68,429)
from Parker County, TX  0.66% ($49,993)

Strongest AM radio stations in Briar:

  • 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.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNAX (1630 AM; 10 kW; FT. WORTH, 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 Briar:

  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KDXX (107.1 FM; BENBROOK, TX; Owner: KCYT-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KFWR (95.9 FM; MINERAL WELLS, TX; Owner: LKCM RADIO GROUP, LP)
  • 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)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KWRD-FM (100.7 FM; HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Briar:

  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUVN-CA (Channel 31; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • 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)
Briar fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Briar fatal accident list:

May 16, 2017 01:39 PM, Fm 730, Lat: 33.021525, Lon: -97.546111, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Oct 28, 2012 02:28 AM, Fm730, Lat: 32.999303, Lon: -97.544250, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 22, 2009 08:24 PM, 4764, Lat: 33.024731, Lon: -97.561878, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 11, 2008 02:31 AM, 4764, Lat: 33.030610, Lon: -97.561730, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 19, 2008 02:25 AM, Fm730, 4757, Lat: 33.011480, Lon: -97.544400, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 28, 2005 01:23 AM, Fm730, Lat: 33.006690, Lon: -97.544290, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 15, 2005 06:40 AM, Fm730, Cr4756, Lat: 33.028610, Lon: -97.552980, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 23.0mTotal length
  • $4,000Total costs
  • 29,850Total average daily traffic
  • 4,232Total average daily truck traffic
  • 38,410Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Briar, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Briar, TX

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Briar, 503 County Rd 4765 (Lat: 33.018111 Lon: -97.558111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQNQ675,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz... (+6 more), Grant Date: 04/20/2011, Expiration Date: 04/20/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2018, Certifier: Christopher Pickard, Registrant: Peg Bandwidth, LLC, 5904 Stone Creek Drive, Suite 130, The Colony, TX 75056, Phone: (214) 937-6100, Fax: (214) 469-1580, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 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 ORIGINATED17$118,56921$129,97451$158,7117$25,62415$142,4695$55,122
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$205,1702$61,0607$126,4600$01$44,8801$55,920
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$95,4383$180,13025$153,85415$27,9193$147,8074$56,493
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$118,3474$145,80515$129,0014$83,4232$130,3002$99,840
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$122,4302$93,0255$178,7101$29,5101$139,6501$54,420

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1142.03 , 1404.05, 1506.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$141,7953$155,647
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$02$129,360
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1142.03 , 1404.05, 1506.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Briar, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Briar, TX - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Briar, TX
  • 81.5%Electricity
  • 13.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Briar, TX
  • 67.3%Electricity
  • 16.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.9%Wood
  • 4.5%Other fuel


Briar 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Briar on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute from (largest negative percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
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