Dean, Texas

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Population in 2017: 483 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +41.6%
Males: 234  (48.6%)
Females: 249  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

41.9 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76301.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $67,571 (it was $45,568 in 2000)
Dean:

$67,571
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,865 (it was $16,521 in 2000)

Dean city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $165,781 (it was $74,900 in 2000)
Dean:

$165,781
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $139,620; detached houses: $153,393; mobile homes: $50,312

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,151.

March 2019 cost of living index in Dean: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.0%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 4.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Dean, TX (2010)
    • 44089.2%White alone
    • 387.7%Hispanic
    • 81.6%Two or more races
    • 40.8%American Indian alone
    • 30.6%Black alone

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

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Ancestries: German (18.3%), American (17.9%), English (13.6%), Irish (8.9%), Dutch (3.8%), Polish (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.14 square miles.

Population density: 226 people per square mile   (very low).

Dean, Texas map

22 residents are foreign born (1.9% Latin America, 0.5% Europe).

This city:

3.8%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,766 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,255 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita Falls, TX (8.1 miles , pop. 104,197).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Tarrant, TX (100.3 miles , pop. 402,130).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (120.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Jolly, TX (2.0 miles),
Wichita Falls, TX (2.8 miles ),
Cashion Community, TX (3.2 miles ),
Petrolia, TX (3.2 miles ),
Lakeside City, TX (3.4 miles ),
Pleasant Valley, TX (3.5 miles ),
Henrietta, TX (3.6 miles ),
Byers, TX (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 33.93 N, Longitude: 98.38 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 940

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

3.0%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +65 (+23.6%).
Most common industries in Dean, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (13.3%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Health care (7.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Machinery (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.2%)
  • Public administration (10.0%)
  • Machinery (8.9%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.7%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (8.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (8.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.9%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
Most common occupations in Dean, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.7%)
  • Top executives (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Customer service representatives (11.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (8.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)

Average climate in Dean, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 57.5. This is better than average.

City:

57.5
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.24. This is about average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

7.24
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Dean-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 2.9 miles away from the Dean city center killed 7 people and injured 111 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/26/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.9 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dean-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 73% 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 151.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.1 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 122.1 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 73.6 miles away from Dean 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 386.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.1 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 Clay County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dean topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Dean:

  • RIVER OAKS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WICHITA FALLS, TX)
  • NEW LIFE HOME HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WICHITA FALLS, TX)
  • NORTH TEXAS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WICHITA FALLS, TX)
  • 1ST TEXAS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WICHITA FALLS, TX)
  • MIDWESTERN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WICHITA FALLS, TX)
  • OUTREACH HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WICHITA FALLS, TX)
  • SENIOR CARE HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER - WICHI (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WICHITA FALLS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dean:

  • Midwestern State University (about 9 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,901)
  • Cameron University (about 48 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)
  • Vernon College (about 57 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • North Central Texas College (about 74 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 75 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • University of North Texas (about 87 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 87 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)

Points of interest:

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

Clay County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

76.8%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.6%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Dean:

Marital status in Dean, TX
  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

For population 25 years and over in Dean:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 0.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Dean, TX (based on Clay County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,40119
Mainline Protestant7246
Catholic1801
Other2-
None4,445-
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: 3
This county:

2.70 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Clay County:

2.70 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

2.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Clay County:

28.0%
State:

26.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

54.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Dean:

53.0%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Dean:

27.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.1%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.5%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Dean:

33.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Dean:

60.9%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dean, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 0$0

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $12,000 ($24.84)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $64,000 ($132.51)
    Sewerage: $46,000 ($95.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($57.97)
    Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($37.27)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($37.27)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($24.84)
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000 ($24.84)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,000 ($10.35)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $4,000 ($8.28)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($2.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $66,000 ($136.65)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($2.07)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $47,000 ($97.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($57.97)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($2.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $1,000 ($2.07)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $81,000 ($167.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $80,000 ($165.63)
  • Tax - Property: $53,000 ($109.73)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $39,000 ($80.75)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,000 ($72.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,000 ($8.28)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $169,000 ($349.90)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,000 ($22.77)

7.87% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,562 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.87%
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 Wichita County, TX  3.89% ($45,182 average AGI)


7.16% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($34,530 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.16%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wichita County, TX  3.61% ($34,449 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dean:

  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dean:

  • KWFS-FM (102.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLUR (99.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQXC-FM (103.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBZS (106.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMOC (89.5 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN SERVICE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KTEO (90.5 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • KNIN-FM (92.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWRD-FM (100.7 FM; HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • K202DR (88.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KYYI (104.7 FM; BURKBURNETT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMCU (88.7 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around Dean:

  • KFDX-TV (Channel 3; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF WICHITA FALLS, L.L.C.)
  • KAUZ-TV (Channel 6; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF WICHITA FALLS, LLC)
  • K24AD (Channel 24; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K20DN (Channel 20; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAMILY NETWORK TV, INC.)
  • KSWO-TV (Channel 7; LAWTON, OK; Owner: KSWO TELEVISION COMPANY, INC.)
  • K26DL (Channel 26; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KJBO-LP (Channel 35; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJTL (Channel 18; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K22FE (Channel 22; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • K30DJ (Channel 30; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAMILY NETWORK, INC.)
  • K47DK (Channel 47; GRANDFIELD, OK; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Dean fatal accident list:

Jan 29, 2017 08:55 PM, Sr-79, Lat: 33.922506, Lon: -98.387167, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 28, 2012 06:42 PM, Sr-79, Lat: 33.945789, Lon: -98.352144, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.3mTotal length
  • $455,000Total costs
  • 440Total average daily traffic
  • 72Total average daily truck traffic
  • 650Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

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 7. The highest number of reported fires - 14 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Dean, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (72.1%), and Structure Fires (21.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Dean, TX
    • 8872.1%Outside Fires
    • 2621.3%Structure Fires
    • 54.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 32.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Dean, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Dean, TX
  • 58.5%Electricity
  • 35.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.7%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Dean, TX
  • 54.2%Electricity
  • 33.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.5%Utility gas


Dean compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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