Camp Wood, Texas

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Population in 2012: 715 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.0%
 
Males: 375  (52.5%)
Females: 340  (47.5%)
Median resident age:  46.1 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78833.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $19,573 (it was $19,792 in 2000)
Camp Wood:

$19,573
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,401 (it was $11,170 in 2000)

Camp Wood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $45,624 (it was $26,500 in 2000)
Camp Wood:

$45,624
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $54,584; Detached houses: $61,117; Mobile homes: $36,549

Median gross rent in 2012: $594.

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Camp Wood races chart
  • White alone - 427 (60.5%)
  • Hispanic - 255 (36.1%)
  • Two or more races - 16 (2.3%)
  • Black alone - 4 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Camp Wood: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (22.8%), Irish (8.4%), English (6.4%), German (5.0%), Scottish (4.3%), Norwegian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.50 square miles.

Population density: 1,418 people per square mile 
 
 (low).
Camp Wood, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Camp Wood:

  • High school or higher: 60.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Camp Wood city:

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 42.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 16.4%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

31 residents are foreign born

This city:  3.1%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Camp Wood, Texas as of January 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Camp Wood to the number of sex offenders is 119 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $853 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $684 (1.5%)

Camp Wood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (91.4 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Leakey, TX (3.9 miles ), Rocksprings, TX (5.2 miles ), Utopia, TX (5.4 miles ), Uvalde, TX (5.8 miles ), Knippa, TX (5.8 miles ), Brackettville, TX (5.9 miles ), Fort Clark Springs, TX (5.9 miles ), Uvalde Estates, TX (6.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $70,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.67 N, Longitude: 100.01 W

Area code: 830

Camp Wood household income distribution Camp Wood home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.5%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +138 (+20.2%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Information (10%)
  • Utilities (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (41%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (12%)
  • Carpenters (10%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Child care workers (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Camp Wood, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Camp Wood-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/16/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.5 miles away from the Camp Wood city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/26/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 41.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Camp Wood-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 205.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 236.7 miles away from Camp Wood 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 259.9 miles away from the city 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 128.5 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 130.0 miles away from Camp Wood center
On 4/3/2005 at 14:39:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.0 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 Real County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Camp Wood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Camp Wood:

  • CAMP WOOD CONVALESCENT CENTER (P O BOX 310 HIGHWAY 55 SOUTH)
  • CEDAR HILLS GERIATRIC CENTER (710 HWY 55)

Airports located in Camp Wood:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Camp Wood:

  • Southwest Texas Junior College (about 36 miles; Uvalde, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,569)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 80 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 84 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 90 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Palo Alto College (about 92 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,055)
  • San Antonio College (about 93 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • Trinity University (about 94 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)
See full list of schools located in Camp Wood

Library in Camp Wood:

  • CAMP WOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $22,292; Location: 106 NUECES ST; 6,692 books; 324 audio materials; 972 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 2 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Camp Wood: Nueces Canyon Volunteer Fire Department (A), Nueces Canyon Emergency Medical Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Real 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 2012: 42.0%
(39.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.5% for other race residents, 75.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.2%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
70 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
71 people in nursing homes in 2000

Camp Wood compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Camp Wood (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Uvalde: Camp Wood Branch at 308 North Nueces, branch established on 1991/10/15. Info updated 2009/08/27: Bank assets: $838.8 mil, Deposits: $756.4 mil, headquarters in Uvalde, TX, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Briscoe Ranch, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Camp Wood travel time to work - commute Camp Wood mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Wood (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Camp Wood city (based on Real County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.96%
Here: 77.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchOther
Adherents40.9%38.8%10.2%9.1%1.0%
Congregations27.3%18.2%27.3%18.2%9.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Real County:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Real County:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

10.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Real County:

25.4%
Texas:

26.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$3,434$20,6040$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$775
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,276$27,3120$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,296$27,5520$0
Solid Waste Management 2$2,486$14,9160$0
Water Supply 1$2,314$27,7680$0
Totals for Government 7$12,806$21,9532$775

10.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 200542,474 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.85%
Texas average:

8.37%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Harris County, TX  1.05% ($53,364 average AGI)
from Uvalde County, TX  0.95% ($31,300)


9.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 200632,773 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.38%
Texas average:

7.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Uvalde County, TX  1.16% ($28,917 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Camp Wood:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Camp Wood:

  • KAYG (99.1 FM; CAMP WOOD, TX; Owner: LA RADIO CRISTIANA NETWORK INC)
  • KBLT (104.3 FM; LEAKEY, TX; Owner: RADIO CACTUS, LTD.)
  • KBNU (93.9 FM; UVALDE, TX; Owner: RADIO CACTUS, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around Camp Wood:

  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • K43GC (Channel 43; LEAKEY, TX; Owner: UNIVERSAL CABLE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K45FL (Channel 45; LEAKEY, TX; Owner: UNIVERSAL CABLE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K47GF (Channel 47; LEAKEY, TX; Owner: UNIVERSAL CABLE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K81BN (Channel 81; CAMP WOOD, TX; Owner: ROCKSPRINGS-CANYON TV CO., INC.)

Camp Wood fatal accident list:

Apr 8, 2007 02:55 AM, Sr-55, Lat: 29.67421, Lon: -100.01403, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Mar 17, 1988 06:50 AM, Fm337, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 3, 1988 00:45 AM, Llanost, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Michael Zarrilli, 5th Street East End (Lat: 29.670833 Lon: -100.009722), Type: 18.3, Overall height: 18.3 m
    Registrant: 3143159400, Michael.Zarrilli@suddenlink.Com, 12444 POWERSCOURT DRIVE SUITE 140
  • 5th Street East End (Lat: 29.670833 Lon: -100.009722), Type: 18.3, Overall height: 18.3 m
    Registrant: 9158961037, Kenb@wcc.Net, BOX 143
  • Approx 3.1 Mi N (Lat: 29.715000 Lon: -100.015833), Type: 68.0, Overall height: 62.2 m
    Registrant: 8306831939, Todd@swtexas.Com, HWY 55 S

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 21 Km Nw (Lat: 29.816889 Lon: -100.170361), Type: Pole, Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPGZ838
    Assigned Frequencies: 170.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/03/2005, Expiration Date: 05/01/2015
    Registrant: Kemp Smith LLP, 816 Congress Avenue, Suite 1150, Austin, TX 78701, Phone: (512) 320-5466, Fax: (915) 546-5360, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MERIDIAN, 3.1 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 29.714944 Lon: -100.015889), Overall height: 62.2 m, Call Sign: WHQ893
    Assigned Frequencies: 2165.20 MHz, 2178.00 MHz, 2168.40 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/27/2009
    Registrant: Phone: (830) 683-2111

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Camp Wood)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Camp Wood

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Camp Wood, TX
Most common first names in Camp Wood, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1575.4 years
John1471.1 years
Robert1278.7 years
James1175.9 years
Maria976.2 years
George972.9 years
Mary973.6 years
Thomas671.1 years
Charles670.2 years
Alfred676.0 years
Most common last names in Camp Wood, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Welch975.1 years
Aguero873.3 years
Smith780.3 years
Nelson683.5 years
Roberts671.8 years
Stillwell685.7 years
Sweeten683.2 years
Thompson678.5 years
Williams665.8 years
Martin552.0 years
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