Cranfills Gap, Texas

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Population in 2013: 277 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -17.3%
 
Males: 147  (53.3%)
Females: 130  (46.7%)
Median resident age:  49.1 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 76637.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,510 (it was $26,484 in 2000)
Cranfills Gap:

$41,510
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $43,088 (it was $15,405 in 2000)

Cranfills Gap city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,804 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Cranfills Gap:

$76,804
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $89,681; Detached houses: $89,877

Median gross rent in 2013: $561.

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  • Races in Cranfills Gap, TX (2010)

    Cranfills Gap races chart
    • 23483.3%White alone
    • 4516.0%Hispanic
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Cranfills Gap: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (22.1%), Norwegian (8.8%), German (7.8%), French (5.8%), Irish (5.8%), English (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.73 square miles.

Population density: 380 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Cranfills Gap:

  • High school or higher: 79.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cranfills Gap city:

  • Never married: 22.5%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 10.4%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

54 residents are foreign born (17.9% Latin America).

This city:

18.6%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Cranfills Gap, Texas as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Cranfills Gap to the number of sex offenders is 280 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $600 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $495 (0.8%)

Cranfills Gap satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (42.5 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (72.8 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (93.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Turnersville, TX (3.5 miles ), Meridian, TX (3.8 miles ), Clifton, TX (3.8 miles ), Iredell, TX (3.8 miles ), Hamilton, TX (4.2 miles ), Hico, TX (4.3 miles ), Walnut Springs, TX (4.5 miles ), Morgan, TX (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 31.77 N, Longitude: 97.83 W

Area code: 254

Cranfills Gap household income distribution Cranfills Gap home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.9%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +66 (+24.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (20%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)

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Average climate in Cranfills Gap, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Cranfills Gap-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1973, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Cranfills Gap city center .

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 tornado 42.8 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:

Cranfills Gap-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 192.3 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 344.1 miles away from Cranfills Gap 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 215.3 miles away from the city 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 311.5 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) earthquake occurred 205.7 miles away from Cranfills Gap 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 208.0 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 Bosque County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Cranfills Gap:

  • GOODALL WITCHER HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CLIFTON, TX)
  • SUNSET HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CLIFTON, TX)
  • MERIDIAN MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MERIDIAN, TX)
  • MERIDIAN HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; MERIDIAN, TX)

Airports located in Cranfills Gap:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cranfills Gap:

  • Tarleton State University (about 39 miles; Stephenville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,882)
  • McLennan Community College (about 41 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Baylor University (about 45 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 45 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • Central Texas College (about 46 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • Hill College (about 47 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 54 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)

Public high schools in Cranfills Gap:

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

Bosque 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: 17.0%
(16.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.2%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Cranfills Gap compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Cranfills Gap (2011 data):

  • First Security State Bank: at 303 Third Street, branch established on 1910/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $91.3 mil, Deposits: $82.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Bosque Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Texas average:

14.4

Cranfills Gap travel time to work - commute Cranfills Gap mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (73%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Utility gas (8%)
  • Wood (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cranfills Gap city (based on Bosque County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,40541
Mainline Protestant2,56714
Catholic1,0052
Black Protestant-2
Other--
None8,235-
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: 4
Bosque County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Bosque County:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bosque County:

26.3%
Texas:

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

12.4%
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
Other Government Administration 1$7,490$89,8800$0
Totals for Government 1$7,490$89,8800$0

8.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,799 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.47%
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  1.62% ($35,368 average AGI)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.72% ($57,857)
from Hill County, TX  0.68% ($33,125)


8.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.53%
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  2.35% ($31,087 average AGI)
to Hill County, TX  0.70% ($35,976)
to Johnson County, TX  0.55% ($33,563)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cranfills Gap:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cranfills Gap:

  • KWOW (104.1 FM; CLIFTON, TX; Owner: M&M BROADCASTERS, LTD.)
  • KTFW-FM (92.1 FM; GLEN ROSE, TX; Owner: M&M BROADCASTERS, LTD.)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBGO (95.7 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Cranfills Gap:

  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KWBU-TV (Channel 34; WACO, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $261,000Total costs
  • 700Total average daily traffic
  • 112Total average daily truck traffic
  • 980Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cranfills Gap)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CRANFILLS G, Lat: 31.772361 Lon: -97.831667, Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WCU578, Licensee ID: L00121008
    Assigned Frequencies: 2112.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/22/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2004
    Registrant: Central Telephone Company Of Texas Inc

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KC5HCR
    Grant Date: 06/22/1994, Expiration Date: 06/22/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2006
    Registrant: Travis L Sowders, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637
  • Call Sign: KD5HGU
    Grant Date: 05/20/1999, Expiration Date: 05/20/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/21/2011
    Registrant: Rebekah E Dickey, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637
  • Call Sign: KG5LU
    Grant Date: 04/09/1998, Expiration Date: 04/09/2008, Cancellation Date: 04/10/2010
    Registrant: Roy E Dockery, Rt 2 Box 2210, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637
  • Call Sign: N5VBH, Licensee ID: L00350105
    Grant Date: 04/25/2011, Expiration Date: 07/23/2021, Certifier: Herman H Landua Jr
    Registrant: Herman H Landua Jr, 387 Cr4165, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: PARRISH SPECIAL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 131P , Serial Number: 1, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 07/30/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey A Rose, 275 Private Road 4148, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637
  • Aircraft: MAULE MXT-7-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 4259Z , Serial Number: 14112C
    Registrant (Individual): William J Borden, 4615 County Road 309, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637
  • Aircraft: BEECH G35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 131 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E225 SERIES (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4325D , Serial Number: D-4565, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 03/20/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Jeffrey A Rose, 275 Private Road 4148, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637, Other Owners: Laura N Rose
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-401B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6106U , Serial Number: 401B-0976, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/1995
    Registrant (Individual): Guy W Dba Taylor, 2090 6922 Cr 309, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637, Other Owners: Spraying Service Taylor
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6737A , Serial Number: 28837, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 06/06/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey Rose, 275 Private Road 4148, Cranfills Gap, TX 76637

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Cranfills Gap, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John575.6 years
William572.6 years
Homer476.5 years
Charles481.2 years
Chris482.5 years
James371.7 years
Albert368.4 years
Billy369.0 years
Martin384.0 years
Alma379.3 years
Most common last names in Cranfills Gap, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1179.1 years
Viertel683.3 years
Tindall685.3 years
Grimland675.2 years
Reesing576.6 years
Bertelson582.6 years
Burleson573.2 years
Nelson478.5 years
Anderson472.0 years
Knudson483.2 years
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