Edmonson, Texas

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Population in 2014: 106 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.8%
 
Males: 63  (60.1%)
Females: 43  (39.9%)
Median resident age:  22.7 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 79032, 79052.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $72,997 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Edmonson:

$72,997
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,167 (it was $9,857 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $97,330 (it was $36,300 in 2000)
Edmonson:

$97,330
TX:

$161,500

Median gross rent in 2016: $583.

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  • Races in Edmonson, TX (2010)

    Edmonson races chart
    • 7264.9%Hispanic
    • 3632.4%White alone
    • 21.8%American Indian alone
    • 10.9%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Edmonson: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (8.0%), Irish (8.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.43 square miles.

Population density: 244 people per square mile   (very low).

Edmonson, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Edmonson:

  • High school or higher: 83.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Edmonson town:

  • Never married: 42.2%
  • Now married: 33.0%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

5 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America).

This town:

3.5%
Texas:

16.7%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Edmonson, Texas as of December 19, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Edmonson to the number of sex offenders is 143 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $424 (1.2%)

Edmonson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (49.6 miles , pop. 199,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (261.2 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (312.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Kress, TX (3.2 miles ), Plainview, TX (3.5 miles ), Seth Ward, TX (3.6 miles ), Hart, TX (3.8 miles ), Olton, TX (3.9 miles ), Hale Center, TX (3.9 miles ), Tulia, TX (4.4 miles ), Nazareth, TX (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 34.28 N, Longitude: 101.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 806

Edmonson household income distribution Edmonson home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.8%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +21 (+20.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (27%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (75%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (32%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (44%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Edmonson, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Edmonson-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Edmonson town center killed 4 people and injured 76 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 tornado 20.0 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 51 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edmonson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 23% 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 108.5 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 151.5 miles away from Edmonson 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 289.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 243.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 167.9 miles away from Edmonson center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.8 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 Hale County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edmonson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Edmonson:

  • PRAIRIE HOUSE LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PLAINVIEW, TX)
  • RILEY ARMSTRONG RESIDENTIAL FACILITY (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PLAINVIEW, TX)
  • PLAINVIEW HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PLAINVIEW, TX)
  • ALLEGIANCE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER OF PLAINVIEW (Hospital, about 12 miles away; PLAINVIEW, TX)
  • COVENANT HOSPITAL PLAINVIEW Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; PLAINVIEW, TX)
  • CALVERT HOME HEALTH CARE, LTD (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; PLAINVIEW, TX)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES PLAINVIEW (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; PLAINVIEW, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edmonson:

  • Wayland Baptist University (about 12 miles; Plainview, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,526)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 48 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 49 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Texas Tech University (about 49 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • South Plains College (about 56 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • Amarillo College (about 63 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 84 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)

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

Hale County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.4%
(22.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 81.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  3.0 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Texas average:

14.3

Edmonson travel time to work - commute Edmonson mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Edmonson town (based on Hale County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant21,75069
Catholic9,0945
Mainline Protestant2,12210
Other5344
None2,773-
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: 5
Hale County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Hale County:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

6.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hale County:

27.8%
Texas:

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

15.4%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Edmonson:

46.4%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.9%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edmonson:

11.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Edmonson:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.8%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Edmonson:

54.6%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Edmonson:

79.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edmonson, 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

6.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,333 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
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 Lubbock County, TX  1.40% ($28,906 average AGI)
from Floyd County, TX  0.33% ($25,816)
from Potter County, TX  0.27% ($19,387)


7.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.39%
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 Lubbock County, TX  1.97% ($32,197 average AGI)
to Randall County, TX  0.34% ($34,333)
to Floyd County, TX  0.33% ($29,026)

Strongest AM radio stations in Edmonson:

  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KREW (1400 AM; 1 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KTUE (1260 AM; 1 kW; TULIA, TX; Owner: DOVE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KJTV (950 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCLR (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RALLS, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edmonson:

  • KBAH (90.5 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KHDY (97.3 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KBTE (104.9 FM; TULIA, TX; Owner: DOVE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKYN-FM (106.9 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KRIA (103.9 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KPMB (88.5 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KWLD (91.5 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: WAYLAND BAPTIST COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Edmonson:

  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • K59GC (Channel 59; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KPGD-LP (Channel 53; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CASTING, INC.)
  • K41CA (Channel 41; KRESS, TX; Owner: PANHANDLE TELECASTING CO.)
  • K25CP (Channel 25; KRESS, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF AMARILLO LICENSE, LLC)
  • K36CC (Channel 36; KRESS/PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: KVII OPERATING, L.P.)

Edmonson fatal accident list:

Oct 19, 2000 07:04 AM, Fm788, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 23, 1980 00:05 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 25, 1977 01:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 34.282556 Lon: -101.900167, Call Sign: WQLQ769
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.170 MHzGrant Date: 04/01/2010, Expiration Date: 04/01/2020, Certifier: Ricky BiggsRegistrant: W. T. Services, Inc., 404 Columbia, Plainview, TX 79072, Phone: (806) 296-2672, Fax: (806) 296-5360, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • TX03-EDMONSO, 139 County Road J (Tx03_edmonson) (Lat: 34.300694 Lon: -101.938472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.1 m, Overall height: 78 m, Call Sign: WQSI600
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHzGrant Date: 09/24/2013, Expiration Date: 09/24/2023, Certifier: Kevin B CoyneRegistrant: Fiberlight, LLC, 4360 Beltway Pl, Suite 230, Arlington, TX 76018, Phone: (972) 832-3176, Email:
  • EDMONDSONT, W 1st St (Lat: 34.283444 Lon: -101.901639), Type: Silo, Structure height: 36 m, Overall height: 39 m, Call Sign: WQVB805
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHzGrant Date: 12/18/2014, Expiration Date: 12/18/2024, Certifier: Dell PurdyRegistrant: Ama Techtel Communications, Lubbock, TX 79464, Phone: (806) 722-2247, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB5WBE, Licensee ID: L00561233, Grant Date: 08/29/2012, Expiration Date: 11/17/2022, Registrant: Jonathan W Stanfield, Edmonson, TX 79032

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A185F (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 123EP , Serial Number: 185-03216, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 12/23/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Randy J Falkenberg, Po Box 107, Edmonson, TX 79032
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18 105 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 204TT , Serial Number: 18-2318, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 04/30/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Randy J Falkenberg, Po Box 107, Edmonson, TX 79032

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (35%)

Edmonson 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 1 other airmen in this city.
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