Carl's Corner, Texas

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Population in 2013: 173 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +29.1%
Males: 87  (50.5%)
Females: 86  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 76645, 76670.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $46,127 (it was $46,250 in 2000)
Carl's Corner:

$46,127
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $11,840 (it was $20,073 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $88,825 (it was $62,500 in 2000)
Carl's Corner:

$88,825
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $110,963; Detached houses: $107,659; Mobile homes: $112,918

Median gross rent in 2012: $600.

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  • White alone - 124 (71.7%)
  • Hispanic - 44 (25.4%)
  • Black alone - 5 (2.9%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Carl's Corner: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (30.9%), German (7.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.90 square miles.

Population density: 91 people per square mile   (very low).

Carl's Corner, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Carl's Corner:

  • High school or higher: 74.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Carl's Corner town:

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 68.6%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 1.7%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

34 residents are foreign born

This town:  9.9%
Texas:  16.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,766 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $291 (0.4%)

Carl's Corner satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (37.5 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Arlington, TX (43.1 miles , pop. 332,969).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (51.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Milford, TX (2.5 miles ), Hillsboro, TX (2.6 miles ), Itasca, TX (2.8 miles ), Bynum, TX (2.9 miles ), Mertens, TX (3.0 miles) , Italy, TX (3.4 miles ), Frost, TX (3.7 miles ), Covington, TX (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 32.09 N, Longitude: 97.05 W

Carl's Corner household income distribution Carl's Corner home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +48 (+55.8%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Other services, except public administration (35%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Retail trade (38%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (25%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (8%)
  • Construction laborers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other financial specialists (14%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (14%)
  • Carpenters (14%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)

Average climate in Carl's Corner, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Carl's Corner-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 124% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Carl's Corner town center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carl's Corner-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% 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 226.5 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 394.3 miles away from Carl's Corner 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 181.5 miles away from the city 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 188.7 miles away from the city 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 202.6 miles away from Carl's Corner 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 354.8 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 Hill County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Carl's Corner topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Carl's Corner:

  • CANTERBURY VILLA OF HILLSBORO (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • HOMESTEAD NURSING AND REHABILITATION OF HILLSBORO (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • FMC HILLSBORO KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • TOWN HALL ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • UNDERWOOD HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • HOMESTEAD NURSING AND REHABILITATION OF ITASCA (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ITASCA, TX)
  • ITASCA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ITASCA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Carl's Corner:

  • Hill College (about 6 miles; Hillsboro, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,968)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 32 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • Navarro College (about 33 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • McLennan Community College (about 36 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Baylor University (about 38 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 41 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Dallas Baptist University (about 44 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,280)

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Hill County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 77.4. This is about average.

City:

77.4
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 4.05. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.05
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.294. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.294
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 24.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 9.5%
(4.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 31.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.5% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  83.6%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  1.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Carl's Corner compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Carl's Corner travel time to work - commute Carl's Corner mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)

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 Carl's Corner town (based on Hill County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.09%
Here: 51.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaChurches of Christ
Adherents44.1%13.8%9.5%5.9%5.8%
Congregations30.8%11.5%3.8%3.8%16.7%
NameLutheran ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationPresbyterian Church (USA)Church of the NazareneOther
Adherents4.2%4.2%2.9%2.7%6.9%
Congregations3.8%2.6%3.8%2.6%20.5%
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: 6
Hill County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Hill County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Hill County:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hill County:

28.5%
Texas:

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

14.9%
State:

15.7%
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

8.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.12%
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 McLennan County, TX  1.19% ($30,037 average AGI)
from Johnson County, TX  0.89% ($35,510)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.81% ($41,763)


8.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,628 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.13%
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 McLennan County, TX  1.27% ($31,034 average AGI)
to Johnson County, TX  0.86% ($37,899)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.78% ($38,326)

Strongest AM radio stations in Carl's Corner:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KHBR (1560 AM; daytime; 0 kW; HILLSBORO, TX; Owner: KHBR RADIO, INC.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Carl's Corner:

  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVTT (91.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBRQ (102.5 FM; HILLSBORO, TX; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Carl's Corner:

  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, 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.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
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