Buffalo, Texas

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Population in 2017: 1,892 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.9%
 
Males: 943  (49.9%)
Females: 949  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

33.9 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75831.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,998 (it was $25,625 in 2000)
Buffalo:

$37,998
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,441 (it was $14,246 in 2000)

Buffalo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $98,052 (it was $44,300 in 2000)
Buffalo:

$98,052
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $114,286; detached houses: $128,112; mobile homes: $63,466

Median gross rent in 2017: $650.

March 2019 cost of living index in Buffalo: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.9%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.1% for Black residents, 47.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 23.5% for other race residents, 94.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Buffalo, TX (2017)
    • 99048.3%White alone
    • 82440.2%Hispanic
    • 1989.7%Black alone
    • 150.7%Two or more races
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Buffalo, Texas as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Buffalo is 112 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (10.9%), English (9.1%), American (3.9%), Irish (2.3%), Scottish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.02 square miles.

Population density: 471 people per square mile   (low).

Buffalo, Texas map

320 residents are foreign born (14.9% Latin America).

This city:

15.6%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,391 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $926 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bryan, TX (57.9 miles , pop. 65,660).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (95.0 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (101.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Jewett, TX (2.9 miles ),
Butler, TX (3.8 miles ),
Centerville, TX (3.9 miles ),
Oakwood, TX (3.9 miles ),
Teague, TX (4.2 miles ),
Personville, TX (4.2 miles ),
Fairfield, TX (4.3 miles ),
Marquez, TX (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 31.46 N, Longitude: 96.06 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

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

4.3%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +241 (+15.4%).
Most common industries in Buffalo, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (17.0%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (28.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (13.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
  • Educational services (4.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Educational services (14.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Gasoline stations (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Buffalo, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.1%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.6%)
  • Carpenters (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.9%)
  • Carpenters (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Construction laborers (4.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.3%)

Average climate in Buffalo, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Buffalo, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Buffalo-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 52.1 miles away from the Buffalo city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/15/1987, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 59 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Buffalo-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 82% 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 295.7 miles away from the city 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 222.3 miles away from Buffalo 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 441.2 miles away from Buffalo center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 220.9 miles away from Buffalo 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 245.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 432.3 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 Leon County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Buffalo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Buffalo:

  • LEON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INC (provides emergency services, HOSPITAL DR BOX 159)
  • COPPER CREEK PLAZA (302 PEARLSTONE ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Buffalo:

  • CENTERVILLE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CENTERVILLE, TX)
  • LEISURE LODGE CENTERVILLE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; CENTERVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Buffalo:

  • Navarro College (about 50 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 53 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Sam Houston State University (about 60 miles; Huntsville, TX; FT enrollment: 16,233)
  • Texas A & M University-College Station (about 61 miles; College Station, TX; FT enrollment: 46,550)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 62 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • Baylor University (about 63 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • McLennan Community College (about 67 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)

Public high school in Buffalo:

  • BUFFALO H S (Students: 212, Location: 1724 N BUFFALO AVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Buffalo:

  • BUFFALO EL (Students: 426, Location: 1700 E COMMERCE, Grades: PK-3)
  • BUFFALO J H (Students: 251, Location: 335 BISON TRL, Grades: 4-8)
See full list of schools located in Buffalo

Library in Buffalo:

  • BUFFALO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $88,565; Location: 1005 HILL ST; 22,118 books; 105 audio materials; 165 video materials; 50 state licensed databases)

Points of interest:

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

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

Hotels: Best Western Craig's Inn (IH-45 And US 79), Comfort Inn (2620 East Commerce Street), Comfort Inn Buffalo (2620 West Commerce).

Birthplace of: Seth McKinney - 2005 NFL player (Miami Dolphins, born: Jun 12, 1979), Rebecca Robinson (Miss Texas) - Beauty pageant winner.

Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

29 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
48 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Buffalo (2011 data):

  • Community National Bank & Trust of Texas: Buffalo Branch at 906 North Buffalo Ave, branch established on 1999/12/16. Info updated 2010/09/08: Bank assets: $376.7 mil, Deposits: $318.2 mil, headquarters in Corsicana, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Community Bank Holdings Of Texas, Inc.
  • Citizens State Bank: at 1330 W. Commerce Street, branch established on 1925/01/01. Info updated 2009/01/29: Bank assets: $511.8 mil, Deposits: $456.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Industry Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Buffalo:

Marital status in Buffalo, TX
  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

For population 25 years and over in Buffalo:

  • High school or higher: 77.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
Texas average:

14.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Buffalo, TX (based on Leon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,36537
Catholic2,3023
Mainline Protestant94110
Black Protestant6166
Other-1
None6,577-
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: 7
Leon County:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
This county:

9.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

4.88 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

10.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.1%
State:

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

18.9%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Buffalo:

40.8%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.7%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Buffalo:

11.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Buffalo:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Buffalo:

32.4%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

51.1%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Buffalo:

77.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Buffalo, 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
Water Supply 5$14,080$33,7920$0
Other Government Administration 3$6,781$27,1240$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$10,094$40,3760$0
Local Libraries 1$3,052$36,6241$549
Sewerage 1$1,643$19,7160$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,790$33,4800$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 14$38,440$32,9491$549

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $321,000 ($169.66)
    Sewerage: $285,000 ($150.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $284,000 ($150.11)
    Water Utilities: $257,000 ($135.84)
    Regular Highways: $164,000 ($86.68)
    Financial Administration: $113,000 ($59.73)
    General - Other: $65,000 ($34.36)
    Parks and Recreation: $55,000 ($29.07)
    Local Fire Protection: $34,000 ($17.97)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000 ($8.46)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000 ($5.81)
    Air Transportation: $9,000 ($4.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $61,000 ($32.24)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $18,000 ($9.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $16,000 ($8.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($3.70)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($2.11)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($1.59)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.53)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.53)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $482,000 ($254.76)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $297,000 ($156.98)
    Sewerage: $227,000 ($119.98)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($24.84)
    Other: $15,000 ($7.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,000 ($3.17)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,000 ($1.06)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $54,000 ($28.54)
    General Revenue - Other: $46,000 ($24.31)
    Interest Earnings: $43,000 ($22.73)
    Sale of Property: $6,000 ($3.17)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($3.17)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $364,000 ($192.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.53)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $447,000 ($236.26)
    Property: $338,000 ($178.65)
    Public Utilities Sales: $116,000 ($61.31)
    Other Selective Sales: $52,000 ($27.48)
    Other License: $6,000 ($3.17)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,000 ($3.70)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,000 ($3.70)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,485,000 ($784.88)

8.03% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,103 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.03%
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 Harris County, TX  1.20% ($67,240 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TX  0.65% ($68,683)
from Brazos County, TX  0.51% ($36,250)
Businesses in Buffalo, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Hilton1
Church's Chicken1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway2
H&R Block1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Buffalo:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KZNE (1150 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Buffalo:

  • KNES (99.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, TX; Owner: J & J COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBHT (93.5 FM; CROCKETT, TX; Owner: NICOL BROADCASTING LTD.)
  • KTCJ (105.9 FM; CENTERVILLE, TX; Owner: GOOD SAMARITAN COMMUNICATIONS OF PIOCHE, INC.)
  • KMVL-FM (100.5 FM; MADISONVILLE, TX; Owner: LEON HUNT DBA HUNT BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Buffalo:

  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
  • K24DS (Channel 24; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: ETERNAL TRUTH NETWORK, INC.)
  • Buffalo, Texas
  • Fatal accident count28
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents41
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:7
  • Fatalities30
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents78
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count62944
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents93311
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons20601
  • Fatalities71237
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents164482
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents6245
See more detailed statistics of Buffalo fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 33Number of bridges
  • 509ft / 155mTotal length
  • 268,560Total average daily traffic
  • 83,655Total average daily truck traffic
  • 338,620Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Buffalo, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 181960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Buffalo, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Buffalo)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1.4 Mi Ssw Of I45 On Hwy 79 (Lat: 31.427389 Lon: -96.091361), Structure height: 140 m, Call Sign: WPBE624,
    Assigned Frequencies: 861.587 MHz, 862.587 MHz, 863.587 MHz, 864.587 MHz, 865.587 MHz, Grant Date: 11/14/2017, Expiration Date: 12/14/2027, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • Buffalo Garland And Svc Rd 45 (Lat: 31.382944 Lon: -96.021361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 87 m, Overall height: 91 m, Call Sign: WPPD349,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz, Grant Date: 10/29/1999, Expiration Date: 10/29/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2002, Certifier: Kernon Crotty, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • City Water Tower 8 Avant St (Lat: 31.464611 Lon: -96.058028), Call Sign: WXP643, Licensee ID: L00095745,
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 05/13/1998, Expiration Date: 09/15/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2003, Registrant: City Of Buffalo, Buffalo, TX 75831
  • Highway 79 1.4miles South Of I45 (Lat: 31.427389 Lon: -96.091333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 139.9 m, Call Sign: WPRL300,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.787 MHz, 453.012 MHz, 452.050 MHz, 452.350 MHz, 452.675 MHz, Grant Date: 11/06/2015, Expiration Date: 11/07/2025, Certifier: Richard B Nally, Registrant: Nalcom Wireless Communications, 2200 S. Royall, Palestine, TX 75802, Phone: (903) 729-6300, Fax: (903) 723-2858, Email:
  • Lat: 31.789722 Lon: -96.104167, Call Sign: WPTS806,
    Assigned Frequencies: 33.4000 MHz, 154.540 MHz, 33.1600 MHz, 154.515 MHz, 30.8400 MHz, 35.0200 MHz, 31.2400 MHz, 151.835 MHz, Grant Date: 12/07/2001, Expiration Date: 12/07/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/11/2012, Certifier: Greg Lee, Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6166, Fax: (858) 552-0139, Email:
  • 921 Hwy 75 South (Lat: 31.587389 Lon: -96.131583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: WPWS411,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.290 MHz, 153.005 MHz, 153.005 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/2012, Expiration Date: 01/14/2023, Certifier: Cory Elliott, Registrant: Legacy Reserves LP, 303 W. Wall St., Suite 1800, Midland, TX 79701, Phone: (855) 534-5200, Fax: (432) 689-5299, Email:
  • Lat: 31.427389 Lon: -96.108000, Call Sign: WPZV989,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.962 MHz, 452.437 MHz, 452.850 MHz, 456.962 MHz, 457.437 MHz, 457.850 MHz, Grant Date: 03/26/2014, Expiration Date: 03/29/2024, Certifier: Craig Deaton, Registrant: Deatons Communicatons, 6193 North State Hwy 37, Winnsboro, TX 75494, Phone: (903) 342-3850, Fax: (903) 342-3860, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Buffalo)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: DODD RANDY M EXCALIBUR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HKS 700E (60 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 282RP , Serial Number: 752, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 08/10/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 04/21/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Randy M Dodd, 4008 Cr 282, Buffalo, TX 75831
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-A1A (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 29334 , Serial Number: 17700820, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/2004, Certificate Issue Date: 07/27/2015
    Registrant (Corporation): Buffalo Distributing Inc, 12449 County Road 330, Buffalo, TX 75831
  • Aircraft: PIPER AIRCRAFT INC PA46-500TP (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-42A (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 6081E , Serial Number: 4697400, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 04/21/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 08/07/2015
    Registrant (LLC): N169sf Aviation LLC, Po Box 456, Buffalo, TX 75831
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AVN. CORP. AA-5B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 74590 , Serial Number: AA5B-0253, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 03/20/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 01/02/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Scott Stone, 1358 Us Highway 75 S, Buffalo, TX 75831
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22T (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-550-K (315 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 169SF , Serial Number: 0793, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 06/02/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 07/21/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): N169sf Aviation LLC, Po Box 456, Buffalo, TX 75831

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 27. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 57 took place in 2003, and the least - 9 in 2008. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Buffalo, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.1%), and Structure Fires (21.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Buffalo, TX
    • 21847.1%Outside Fires
    • 10021.6%Structure Fires
    • 7516.2%Other
    • 7015.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Buffalo, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Buffalo, Texas:

  • Americas Best Value Inn, Hwy 79 W & Ih-45, Buffalo, Texas 75831 , Phone: (903) 322-4202, Fax: (903) 322-4203
  • Hampton Inn And Suites, 2624 W Commerce St, Buffalo, Texas 75831 , Phone: (903) 322-2223, Fax: (903) 322-2224
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Buffalo, Texas
Most common first names in Buffalo, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4673.5 years
William3772.8 years
Mary3577.1 years
John2971.9 years
Robert2971.6 years
George2773.9 years
Charles1475.3 years
Ruth1379.4 years
Henry1278.1 years
Bessie1280.1 years
Most common last names in Buffalo, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones3074.6 years
Smith2676.4 years
Johnson2477.0 years
Davis2378.4 years
Pate1976.3 years
Williams1874.5 years
Long1676.3 years
Moore1577.0 years
Baker1479.5 years
Lee1373.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Buffalo, TX
  • 53.8%Electricity
  • 35.5%Utility gas
  • 10.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Buffalo, TX
  • 73.2%Electricity
  • 22.2%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Wood


Buffalo compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below 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.
There are 3 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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