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Population in 2012: 2,722 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.3%
 

Males: 1,981  (72.8%)
Females: 741  (27.2%)

Median resident age:  38.9 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 76837.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,383 (it was $28,636 in 2000)
Eden:

$51,383
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,803

Eden city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $60,865 (it was $42,400 in 2000)
Eden:

$60,865
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $67,242; Detached houses: $68,509; In 2-unit structures: $136,699; Mobile homes: $47,022

Median gross rent in 2012: $397.

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  • Hispanic - 1,896 (68.5%)
  • White alone - 787 (28.5%)
  • Black alone - 54 (2.0%)
  • Asian alone - 10 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 5 (0.2%)
  • Two or more races - 6 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.07%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Eden: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (26.1%), English (4.5%), German (4.4%), Czech (1.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%), French (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2051 feet

Land area: 2.43 square miles.

Population density: 1,122 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Eden:

  • High school or higher: 69.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eden city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 8.2%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

981 residents are foreign born

This city:  41.3%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Eden, Texas as of December 29, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Eden to the number of sex offenders is 272 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,119 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $759 (1.3%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Angelo, TX (39.5 miles , pop. 88,439).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (139.8 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (145.7 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Eden-Millersview, TX (1.6 miles) , Melvin, TX (3.9 miles) , Eola-Paint Rock, TX (4.4 miles) , Paint Rock, TX (4.5 miles ), Menard, TX (4.6 miles ), East Tom Green, TX (5.4 miles) , Rowena, TX (5.5 miles) , Brady, TX (5.5 miles ).

Latitude: 31.22 N, Longitude: 99.84 W

Area code: 325

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Crime rates in Eden by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000011000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.040.239.70.00.00.0
Assaults 342510631
per 100,000 114.5149.578.3199.040.20.0251.5127.342.3
Burglaries 3181185991010
per 100,000 114.5672.9430.9318.3201.0357.7377.2424.4423.4
Thefts 097102012142131
per 100,000 0.0336.4274.2397.9803.9476.9586.8891.31312.4
Auto thefts 110300000
per 100,000 38.237.40.0119.40.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 010000000
per 100,000 0.037.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 311.5) 35.497.359.191.169.058.3104.394.594.3

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Crime rate in Eden detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.86
Texas average:

2.20

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Eden, Texas accommodation, health care - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.1%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +987 (+62.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Eden-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/6/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Eden city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.3 miles away from the city center killed 13 people and injured 159 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Concho County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers in Eden:

  • CONCHO COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, provides emergency services, 614 EAKER STREET)
  • CONCHO HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 613 EAKER ST)
  • CONCHO NURSING CENTER INC (Nursing Home, ECKER AND BURLESON STS)

Political contributions by individuals in Eden, TX

Local government website: www.edentexas.com

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eden:

  • Angelo State University (about 40 miles; San Angelo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,118)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 87 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 3,947)
  • Tarleton State University (about 119 miles; Stephenville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,579)
  • Central Texas College (about 123 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 4,130)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 135 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 21,323)
  • Southwest Texas Junior College (about 139 miles; Uvalde, TX; FT enrollment: 2,240)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 139 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 4,219)

Public high schools in Eden:

Public elementary/middle schools in Eden:

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Library in Eden:

  • EDEN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,063; Location: 117 MARKET ST; 13,821 books; 730 audio materials; 1,670 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 2 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Eden: Eden Volunteer Fire Department (A), Eden Emergency Medical Services Ambulance (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Eden: Pfluger Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.2%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Eden, TX

1,556 people in federal detention centers in 2010
32 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
1,299 people in federal prisons and detention centers in 2000
71 people in nursing homes in 2000

Eden compared to Texas state average:

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


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Banks with branches in Eden (2011 data):

  • Texas Financial Bank: at 220 Jackson Street, branch established on 1986/07/31. Info updated 2010/04/19: Bank assets: $80.7 mil, Deposits: $71.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Eden Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Eden travel time to work - commute


Eden mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Eden city (based on Concho County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.97%
Here43.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchOther
Adherents42.3%29.1%11.7%9.0%7.9%
Congregations17.6%23.5%23.5%17.6%17.6%
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: 1
Concho County:

2.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Concho County:

16.72 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Concho County:

8.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Concho County:

28.1%
State:

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
Other Government Administration 3$6,322$25,2880$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$10,558$31,6740$0
Police - Other 1$1,594$19,1280$0
Streets and Highways 2$3,460$20,7600$0
Sewerage 1$1,980$23,7600$0
Parks and Recreation 4$7,982$23,9462$946
Water Supply 3$6,194$24,7760$0
Other and Unallocable 2$11,150$66,9000$0
Totals for Government 20$49,240$29,5442$946

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $230,000 ($84.50)
    Financial Administration: $108,000 ($39.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $106,000 ($38.94)
    Police Protection: $45,000 ($16.53)
    Parks & Recreation: $39,000 ($14.33)
    Fire Protection: $35,000 ($12.86)
    Sewerage: $27,000 ($9.92)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($6.61)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($2.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $89,000 ($32.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $147,000 ($54.00)
    Police Protection: $34,000 ($12.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $473,000 ($173.77)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $114,000 ($41.88)
    Sewerage: $62,000 ($22.78)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $605,000 ($222.26)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000 ($6.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $42,000 ($15.43)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $308,000 ($113.15)
  • Tax - Property: $206,000 ($75.68)
    Total General Sales: $77,000 ($28.29)
    NEC: $34,000 ($12.49)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,405,000 ($516.16)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,405,000 ($516.16)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,438,000 ($528.29)

7.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,928 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.88%
Texas average:

8.37%

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



10.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,240 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.63%
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 Tom Green County, TX  5.09% ($26,848 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eden:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGKL (960 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: KGKL, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNEL (1490 AM; 1 kW; BRADY, TX; Owner: FARRIS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eden:

  • KELI (98.7 FM; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: KGKL, INC.)
  • KWFR (101.9 FM; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: FOSTER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Eden:

  • KLST (Channel 8; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: JEWELL TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • K02GM (Channel 2; BRADY/ROCHELLE, TX; Owner: SAGEBRUSH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K05EF (Channel 5; BRADY, ETC., TX; Owner: SAGEBRUSH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K04GI (Channel 4; BRADY/ROCHELLE, TX; Owner: SAGEBRUSH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Eden, Texas:
  • Fatal accident count: 4
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 5
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Texas average:
  • Fatal accident count: 180
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 273
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 52
  • Fatalities: 197
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 468
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 26

Eden fatal accident list:

Dec 26, 1993 01:30 AM, Fm2402, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 2, 1985 05:20 PM, 87, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 8, 1980 02:18 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Eden)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Corner Of Eaker & Burleson Sts (Lat: 31.216000 Lon: -99.842861), Call Sign: KNGL657, Licensee ID: L00088444
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHz, 155.340 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/01/1998, Expiration Date: 05/04/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/03/2003
    Registrant: Concho County Hospital, Box L, Eden, TX 76837, Phone: (915) 869-5911
  • Barnett Roberts Stp (Lat: 31.206556 Lon: -99.835361), Call Sign: WNJR802, Licensee ID: L00096838
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/15/2012, Expiration Date: 08/22/2022
    Registrant: City Of Eden, Blanchard & Jackson, Eden, TX 76837, Phone: (915) 869-2211
  • Lat: 31.240472 Lon: -99.763500, Call Sign: WQCK409
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.560 MHz, 157.620 MHz, 157.680 MHz, 157.740 MHz, 158.460 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/24/2005, Expiration Date: 03/24/2015, Certifier: Beth Clark
    Registrant: Edgetech Wireless, Inc., 696 Saddleback Way, San Marcos, CA 92078, Phone: (615) 763-3430, Fax: (206) 350-7926, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eden)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5


Most common first names in Eden, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2476.2 years
John2481.6 years
William1877.0 years
Mary1281.2 years
Robert980.1 years
Thomas975.8 years
Charles877.5 years
Frank880.2 years
Annie884.2 years
Lois876.1 years
Most common last names in Eden, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1872.0 years
Prosise1472.3 years
Hall1084.8 years
Green1083.5 years
Taylor1078.5 years
Stephens1083.7 years
Hernandez961.0 years
Pfluger879.3 years
Mcguffin880.0 years
Wood782.4 years

Businesses in Eden, TX

  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • UPS: 1


Eden on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males"
  • #49 (76837) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Unclassified or not reported first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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  • Franklin Leon Vargas (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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