Cameron, Texas

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Population in 2014: 5,398 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 
Males: 2,713  (50.3%)
Females: 2,685  (49.7%)
Median resident age:  38.4 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 76520.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,817 (it was $25,878 in 2000)
Cameron:

$35,817
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,976 (it was $14,122 in 2000)

Cameron city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $69,943 (it was $44,400 in 2000)
Cameron:

$69,943
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $110,573; Detached houses: $119,625; Mobile homes: $29,356

Median gross rent in 2013: $597.

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  • Races in Cameron, TX (2010)

    Cameron races chart
    • 2,51645.3%White alone
    • 1,86433.6%Hispanic
    • 1,09419.7%Black alone
    • 400.7%Two or more races
    • 210.4%Asian alone
    • 170.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cameron: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (11.0%), Irish (8.0%), English (5.0%), United States (4.7%), French Canadian (3.5%), Czech (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.24 square miles.

Population density: 1,272 people per square mile   (low).

Cameron,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Cameron:

  • High school or higher: 75.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cameron city:

  • Never married: 36.5%
  • Now married: 43.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

419 residents are foreign born (7.2% Latin America).

This city:

7.6%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,676 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,122 (1.7%)

Cameron satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Temple, TX (28.1 miles , pop. 54,514).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (59.7 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (121.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Buckholts, TX (3.0 miles ), Burlington, TX (3.0 miles ), Milano, TX (3.5 miles ), Gause-Milano, TX (3.6 miles ), Rockdale, TX (3.7 miles ), Davilla, TX (3.8 miles ), Rosebud, TX (3.9 miles ), Rogers, TX (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,900
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $173,500
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $259,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $148,300
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $105,600
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $136,400
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $83,500
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $280,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,500
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $23,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.85 N, Longitude: 96.98 W

Area code: 254

Cameron household income distribution Cameron home values distribution

Crime rates in Cameron by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0110000000000
per 100,000 0.017.116.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0010450021111
per 100,000 0.00.016.70.065.985.00.00.035.717.617.818.618.5
Robberies 5213434101537
per 100,000 85.034.216.750.365.951.069.317.40.017.689.055.9129.6
Assaults 99857121211119151316
per 100,000 153.0153.9133.483.9115.4204.0207.9191.3196.1158.8266.9242.2296.2
Burglaries 70405482475135323336444942
per 100,000 1,189.7684.1900.81,376.1774.7866.9606.5556.5588.4635.0782.8913.0777.6
Thefts 194244215222171236195152200207193147130
per 100,000 3,297.14,173.13,586.33,725.52,818.54,011.63,379.02,643.53,566.33,651.43,433.62,739.02,407.0
Auto thefts 57566312511115
per 100,000 85.0119.783.4100.798.951.0207.987.017.817.617.818.692.6
Arson 3200220210101
per 100,000 51.034.20.00.033.034.00.034.817.80.017.80.018.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 289.4311.9303.5296.9281.5363.6267.1203.1263.4253.0299.6265.5282.1

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Crime rate in Cameron detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -55 (-1.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (3%)

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

Average climate in Cameron, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Cameron-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1997, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 38.2 miles away from the Cameron city center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 tornado 49.2 miles away from the city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cameron-area historical earthquake activity is 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 268.4 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 382.5 miles away from Cameron 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 157.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 148.1 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) earthquake occurred 265.1 miles away from Cameron 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 374.9 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 Milam County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cameron topographic map

Birthplace of: Virgil Johnson (singer) - Rock singer, Dennis Partee - Football player, Jafus White - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Cameron:

  • CENTRAL TEXAS HOSPITAL (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 806 N CROCKETT)
  • MILAM REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (512 N JEFFERSON ST)
  • ST EDWARD HOSPITAL (806 N CROCKETT ST BOX 969)
  • STANDARDS OF CARE HOME HEALTH (602 NORTH TRAVIS)
  • CAMERON NURSING CENTER (2202 N TRAVIS ST)
  • COLONIAL NURSING HOME (1003 NORTH DAVIS)
  • WINNIE L LTC PARTNERS, INC (2104 N KARNES)

airports located in Cameron:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cameron:

  • Temple College (about 27 miles; Temple, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,796)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 33 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)
  • Texas A & M University-College Station (about 42 miles; College Station, TX; FT enrollment: 46,550)
  • Baylor University (about 49 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • McLennan Community College (about 53 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Central Texas College (about 53 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 55 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)

Public high school in Cameron:

Public elementary/middle schools in Cameron:

  • BEN MILAM EL (Students: 504, Location: 1100 E 21ST ST, Grades: PK-2)
  • CAMERON EL (Students: 318, Location: 404 E 22ND ST, Grades: 3-5)
  • CAMERON MIDDLE (Location: 404 E 22ND ST, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Cameron

Library in Cameron:

  • CAMERON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $114,844; Location: 304 E 3RD ST; 22,393 books; 107 audio materials; 175 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 42 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Please add to list of churches and on map: All Saints' Episcopal Church, 200 N. Travis

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Notable locations in Cameron: Milam County Courthouse (A), Cameron Volunteer Fire Department (B), American Medical Response Ambulance Service Station 1 (C), Doctor Nathan and Lula Cass House (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cameron include: Saint Monicas Catholic Church (A), Progressive Missionary Baptist Church (B), Lights Chapel Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church (D), Cameron Grove Baptist Church (E), Cameron Faith Fellowship Church (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), North Orchard Street Church of Christ (H), Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Oak Hill Cemetery (1), Santa Monica Catholic Cemetery (2), Santa Monica Mausoleum (3), Thatch Cemetery (4), Poor Farm - Cameron Cemetery (5), Brewer - Slocomb Cemetery (6), Culpepper Family Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Cameron include: Ledbetter Park (1), Cameron Community Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Milam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.1%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.7% for Black residents, 20.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.1% for other race residents, 23.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
106 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
86 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
195 people in nursing homes in 2000
44 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Cameron, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Cameron (2011 data):

  • Citizens National Bank: at 118 South Houston Street, branch established on 1900/07/01; Drive-In Facility at 500 North Travis, branch established on 1979/02/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $322.3 mil, Deposits: $286.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Central Texas Financial Corp.
  • Classic Bank, National Association: at 102 North Houston Street, branch established on 1889/08/22. Info updated 2012/03/16: Bank assets: $236.0 mil, Deposits: $205.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Cameron Financial Corporation
  • The Buckholts State Bank: Cameron Branch at 310 North Houston Street, branch established on 1997/01/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $61.6 mil, Deposits: $52.8 mil, headquarters in Buckholts, TX, positive income, 3 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cameron city (based on Milam County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,59255
Catholic3,8534
Mainline Protestant2,88821
Black Protestant6865
Other1872
None9,551-
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
Milam County:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Milam County:

4.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Milam County:

28.0%
Texas:

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

18.7%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cameron:

47.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cameron:

44.4%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cameron:

21.5%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cameron:

12.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.8%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Cameron:

52.6%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cameron, 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
Financial Administration 2$17,314$103,8840$0
Other Government Administration 4$10,882$32,64612$3,114
Judicial and Legal 4$9,495$28,4850$0
Police Protection - Officers 9$47,069$62,7590$0
Police - Other 5$13,289$31,8942$2,242
Firefighters 0$0 9$8,561
Streets and Highways 7$25,260$43,3030$0
Health 1$3,070$36,8400$0
Solid Waste Management 1$4,828$57,9360$0
Sewerage 4$11,595$34,7850$0
Parks and Recreation 4$9,097$27,2910$0
Water Supply 8$26,783$40,1750$0
Local Libraries 2$7,120$42,7200$0
Other and Unallocable 2$7,186$43,1160$0
Totals for Government 53$192,988$43,69523$13,917

Cameron government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $951,000 ($176.18)
    Water Utilities: $860,000 ($159.32)
    Regular Highways: $309,000 ($57.24)
    Police Protection: $307,000 ($56.87)
    Fire Protection: $284,000 ($52.61)
    Central Staff Services: $183,000 ($33.90)
    Sewerage: $129,000 ($23.90)
    General Public Buildings: $80,000 ($14.82)
    Housing & Community Development: $52,000 ($9.63)
    Libraries: $48,000 ($8.89)
    Air Transportation: $40,000 ($7.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $37,000 ($6.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $20,000 ($3.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $177,000 ($32.79)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,044,000 ($193.40)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $47,000 ($8.71)

Cameron government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $48,000 ($8.89)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $249,000 ($46.13)
    All Other: $144,000 ($26.68)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($3.33)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $61,000 ($11.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $111,000 ($20.56)
    General Revenue, NEC: $95,000 ($17.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $704,000 ($130.42)
  • Tax - Property: $787,000 ($145.79)
    Total General Sales: $523,000 ($96.89)
    NEC: $355,000 ($65.77)
    Other Selective Sales: $20,000 ($3.71)

Cameron government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $787,000 ($145.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $787,000 ($145.79)

Cameron government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,270,000 ($235.27)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

6.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,547 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bell County, TX  0.87% ($34,529 average AGI)
from Williamson County, TX  0.84% ($38,955)
from Travis County, TX  0.40% ($30,656)


6.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,411 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.92%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bell County, TX  1.30% ($28,267 average AGI)
to Williamson County, TX  0.79% ($35,219)
to Travis County, TX  0.47% ($29,658)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cameron:

  • KMIL (1330 AM; 1 kW; CAMERON, TX; Owner: MILAM BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZNE (1150 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • WTAW (1620 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cameron:

  • KHTZ (94.3 FM; CAMERON, TX; Owner: CAMERON BROADCASTING CO)
  • KXCS (103.9 FM; CAMERON, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRXT (98.5 FM; ROCKDALE, TX; Owner: KRXT, INC.)
  • KNCT-FM (91.3 FM; KILLEEN, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE)
  • KDHT (93.3 FM; CEDAR PARK, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KBGO (95.7 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLTR (107.3 FM; CALDWELL, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)

TV broadcast stations around Cameron:

  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KNCT (Channel 46; BELTON, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE)
  • K38FN (Channel 38; WACO, TX; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
Cameron fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Cameron fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • 12,900Total average daily traffic
  • 2,451Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cameron)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 3111 S Fm381 4.8 Km S (Lat: 30.809917 Lon: -96.928611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.2 m, Overall height: 51.5 m, Call Sign: KNFX222
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.090 MHz, 159.210 MHz, 159.210 MHz, 159.217 MHzGrant Date: 11/16/2010, Expiration Date: 02/11/2021Registrant: Texas Department Of Public Safety, 5805 N. Lamar, Austin, TX 78773-0259, Phone: (512) 424-7134, Fax: (512) 424-5320, Email:
  • MCLERRAN HILL, 3111 S. Fm381 4.8km South Of (Lat: 30.809917 Lon: -96.928583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.2 m, Overall height: 51.5 m, Call Sign: KVJ791
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.280 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.595 MHz, 155.595 MHzGrant Date: 10/25/2012, Expiration Date: 01/12/2023Registrant: Dailey Wells Communications, 3440 E. Houston Street, San Antonio, TX 78219, Phone: (210) 893-6507, Fax: (210) 893-6592, Email:
  • JEFFERSON, 512 North Jefferson (Lat: 30.855139 Lon: -96.980278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WNKU881
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.150 MHzGrant Date: 11/15/2012, Expiration Date: 02/02/2023Registrant: Dailey Wells Communication, 3440 E Houston St, San Antonio, TX 78219, Phone: (210) 893-6507, Fax: (210) 893-6592, Email:
  • REPEATER, Ledbetter Park (Lat: 30.842778 Lon: -96.984167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 64 m, Overall height: 73 m, Call Sign: WNVN729
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.995 MHzGrant Date: 04/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/25/2021Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern, Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • NEW CAMERON FB2, 3111 S Fm381 4.8km S (Lat: 30.809917 Lon: -96.928583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.2 m, Overall height: 51.5 m, Call Sign: WPNT606
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.600 MHzGrant Date: 03/24/2004, Expiration Date: 06/10/2014, Cancellation Date: 08/16/2014, Certifier: John W RobertsRegistrant: Scott & White Memorial Hospital, 2401 South 31st. Street, Temple, TX 76508, Phone: (254) 724-5322, Fax: (254) 724-6677, Email:
  • 118 N Houston (Lat: 30.852139 Lon: -96.980250), Call Sign: KEJ988, Licensee ID: L00007472
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.4600 MHz, 48.4800 MHz, 48.5200 MHz, 48.6600 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/1998, Expiration Date: 12/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/01/2001Registrant: Txu Gas Co, Energy Plaza 1601 Bryan St, Dallas, TX 75201-3411, Phone: (214) 426-7980

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 30.846861 Lon: -96.965528, Call Sign: KEW209, Licensee ID: L00150534
    Assigned Frequencies: 166.250 MHzGrant Date: 07/13/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2021Registrant: M&m Broadcasters, Ltd., P.O. Box 1629, Cleburne, TX 76033

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (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 Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cameron)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cameron)

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

BELL MILAM FALLS WSC (Population served: 5,439, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-13-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-03-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-03-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-23-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-05-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-05-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-21-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-04-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-04-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-01-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-18-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-25-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-26-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-26-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-06-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2009)
  • One minor monitoring violation
BELL COUNTY WCID 5 (Population served: 408, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2014)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 50
  • Hazardous Condition: 6
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 13

Incident types - Cameron

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cameron, TX
Most common first names in Cameron, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John10877.6 years
Mary10579.2 years
William9276.1 years
James6073.8 years
Frank5280.5 years
Willie4977.3 years
Annie4984.2 years
Joe4576.1 years
Robert4272.8 years
Thomas3175.9 years
Most common last names in Cameron, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4976.4 years
Johnson4578.6 years
Williams4478.2 years
Miller2577.3 years
Green2281.5 years
Brown2173.3 years
Michalka2180.5 years
Bailey1975.4 years
Jones1873.7 years
White1876.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Cameron, TX
NameCountNameCount
CVS1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1True Value1
Nike1UPS1

Cameron compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Cameron on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in group homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards, hospices, and schools for the handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in long-term care (population 1,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in military hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military disciplinary barracks (population 1,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the deaf (population 1,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 (76520) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Czech first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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