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Population in 2010: 8,257.
Population change since 2000: +2.7%
Males: 4,106  (49.7%)
Females: 4,151  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

29.2 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 79838.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $26,486 (it was $18,486 in 2000)
Fabens:

$26,486
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $10,513 (it was $6,647 in 2000)

Fabens CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $69,808 (it was $38,300 in 2000)
Fabens:

$69,808
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $88,439; detached houses: $98,258; mobile homes: $51,421

Median gross rent in 2017: $518.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fabens: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 48.8%
(1.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 49.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 31.6% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Fabens, TX (2010)
    • 7,99396.8%Hispanic
    • 2402.9%White alone
    • 60.07%Black alone
    • 60.07%Asian alone
    • 60.07%Two or more races
    • 40.05%American Indian alone
    • 20.02%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Fabens, Texas as of September 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fabens is 379 to 1.


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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 3.69 square miles.

Population density: 2,238 people per square mile   (low).

Fabens, Texas map

2,437 residents are foreign born (33.5% Latin America).

This place:

33.7%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,359 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $656 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: El Paso, TX (25.3 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (372.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Morning Glory, TX (2.4 miles ),
Tornillo, TX (2.4 miles ),
Clint, TX (2.7 miles ),
San Elizario, TX (2.9 miles ),
Agua Dulce, TX (3.1 miles ),
Socorro, TX (3.4 miles ),
Horizon City, TX (3.5 miles ),
Sparks, TX (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 31.51 N, Longitude: 106.15 W

Area code: 915

Distribution of median household income in Fabens, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fabens, TX in 2017

Property values in Fabens, TX

Fabens satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Fabens, TX
Historical housing units in Fabens, TX
Most common industries in Fabens, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Apparel (14.7%)
  • Educational services (11.7%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.3%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Apparel (9.5%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Truck transportation (8.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Apparel (21.8%)
  • Educational services (18.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.9%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Fabens, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (12.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (17.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.5%)
  • Cashiers (5.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)

Average climate in Fabens, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Fabens, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 93.5. This is worse than average.

City:

93.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2014 was 0.464. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.464
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 13.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 40.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.14. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.14
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Fabens-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 185.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/4/2006 at 08:32:32, a magnitude 6.7 (6.1 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.6 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 425.8 miles away from Fabens center
On 3/12/2003 at 23:41:32, a magnitude 6.5 (5.5 MB, 6.5 MS, 6.4 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 434.7 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 188.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 569.8 miles away from Fabens center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi) earthquake occurred 630.5 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in El Paso County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fabens topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fabens:

  • NEW MISSION HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; CLINT, TX)
  • NEW HOPE COMMUNITY LIVING V I (Hospital, about 16 miles away; EL PASO, TX)

Airports located in Fabens:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fabens:

  • El Paso Community College (about 23 miles; El Paso, TX; Full-time enrollment: 19,576)
  • Vista College (about 25 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 3,453)
  • The University of Texas at El Paso (about 28 miles; El Paso, TX; FT enrollment: 18,008)
  • New Mexico State University-Dona Ana (about 64 miles; Las Cruces, NM; FT enrollment: 5,640)
  • New Mexico State University-Main Campus (about 65 miles; Las Cruces, NM; FT enrollment: 14,497)
  • Western New Mexico University (about 153 miles; Silver City, NM; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 158 miles; Roswell, NM; FT enrollment: 2,212)

Public high school in Fabens:

  • FABENS H S (Location: 601 NE AVE G, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Fabens:

  • FABENS EL (Students: 828, Location: 1200 MIKE MAROS, Grades: PK-3)
  • FABENS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 556, Location: 800 WALKER, Grades: 6-8)
  • JOHANNA ODONNELL INT (Location: 301 N E CAMP, Grades: 4-5)
See full list of schools located in Fabens

Library in Fabens:

  • FABENS ISD COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $65,612; Location: 400 NE CAMP ST; 15,026 books; 14 audio materials; 377 video materials; 47 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Fabens: Fabens Fire and Rescue Station 1 (A), Life Ambulance Service Station 3 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Birthplace of: Bill Shoemaker - Jockey.

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

3.6 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

84.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Banks with branches in Fabens (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: at 1500 North Fabens Road, branch established on 1920/01/01. Info updated 2012/02/02: Bank assets: $303.0 mil, Deposits: $247.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: First Fabens Bancorporation, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Fabens:

Marital status in Fabens, TX
  • Never married: 34.9%
  • Now married: 46.5%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Fabens:

  • High school or higher: 55.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.8%
  • Unemployed: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.5
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Fabens
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fabens, TX (based on El Paso County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic345,95055
Evangelical Protestant87,056329
Other16,67540
Mainline Protestant10,14546
Black Protestant1,70312
Orthodox6473
None338,471-
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: 116
Here:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
El Paso County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 41
This county:

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 216
Here:

2.96 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 444
El Paso County:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.0%
Texas:

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

12.3%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fabens:

45.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.4%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.8%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.9%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Fabens:

50.7%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Fabens:

80.5%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fabens, TX Residents

4.86% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,368 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.32% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,839 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.32%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dona Ana County, NM  0.31% ($35,703 average AGI)
from Bexar County, TX  0.14% ($43,786)
from Ector County, TX  0.11% ($37,320)


5.50% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($45,244 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.50%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,858 average AGI)
El Paso County:

0.20%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dona Ana County, NM  0.34% ($35,820 average AGI)
to Bexar County, TX  0.27% ($42,096)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.16% ($49,521)
Businesses in Fabens, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Church's Chicken1
Ace Hardware1Cricket Wireless2
AutoZone1McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fabens:

  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KAMA (750 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBNA (920 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSVE (1150 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTSM (690 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXPL (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: K-FINA RESULTS, INC.)
  • KROD (600 AM; 5 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF EL PASO, INC.)
  • KHEY (1380 AM; 5 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KSNM (570 AM; 5 kW; LAS CRUCES, NM; Owner: SUNRISE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KVIV (1340 AM; 1 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: SPANISH CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING OF EL PASO, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fabens:

  • KPAS (103.1 FM; FABENS, TX; Owner: ALGIE A. FELDER)
  • KTSM-FM (99.9 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOFX (92.3 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K219BX (91.7 FM; EL PASO, ETC., TX; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSII (93.1 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF EL PASO, INC.)
  • KINT-FM (93.9 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHEY-FM (96.3 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLAQ (95.5 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: REGENT LICENSEE OF EL PASO, INC.)
  • KHRO (94.7 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPRR (102.1 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVER (91.1 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KXCR (89.5 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBNA-FM (97.5 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KTEP (88.5 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO)
  • K212EO (90.3 FM; EL PASO, TX; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
Fabens fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Fabens fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 95ft / 29.3mTotal length
  • $20,000Total costs
  • 122,450Total average daily traffic
  • 20,993Total average daily truck traffic
  • 136,061Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fabens, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 81960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fabens, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fabens)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4.83 Km E (Lat: 31.595111 Lon: -106.199972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 124 m, Call Sign: WPKC647,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 01/21/1997, Expiration Date: 01/21/2007, Cancellation Date: 03/17/2007, Certifier: Carl T Speight, Registrant: Attorney At Law, 1015 - 18th St, Nw, Ste 800, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 223-3772, Fax: (202) 833-2416, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Ih10 2.2 Km E Of Fm793 (Lat: 31.504278 Lon: -106.116639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WNXH464, Licensee ID: L00003043,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0600 MHz, 47.2600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/1999, Expiration Date: 04/16/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2002, Certifier: Richard Herndon, Registrant: State Of Texas, 125 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78701-2483, Phone: (512) 416-3129, Fax: (512) 416-3214
  • 22.5 Km Nne Rim Rock Peak (Lat: 31.631500 Lon: -105.763861), Type: Tower, Structure height: 49 m, Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: WPMZ998, Licensee ID: L00003043,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.055 MHz, 156.135 MHz, Grant Date: 01/28/2014, Expiration Date: 04/16/2024, Certifier: Richard Herndon, Registrant: State Of; Texas Dept. Of Transportation Texas, 125 E. 11th Street, Austin, TX 78701-2483, Phone: (512) 506-5141, Fax: (512) 506-5135, Email:
  • City Water Tower (Lat: 31.502611 Lon: -106.151639), Call Sign: KNEJ915, Licensee ID: L00653896,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.925 MHz, Grant Date: 03/14/2003, Expiration Date: 04/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 06/29/2013, Registrant: Charles J Engle, Fabens, TX 79838
  • 25 Mi Ene (Lat: 31.627917 Lon: -105.761056), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 50.3 m, Call Sign: KKD835,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7800 MHz, 48.7400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/07/2011, Expiration Date: 10/18/2021, Certifier: Mern Williams, Registrant: El Paso Natural Gas Company, L.L.C., Bloomfield, NM 87413, Phone: (505) 632-6574, Fax: (505) 632-6514, Email:
  • 22.5 Km Nne Of Fabens (Lat: 31.631500 Lon: -105.763889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 51 m, Call Sign: WPSN631, Licensee ID: L00003043,
    Assigned Frequencies: 859.225 MHz, Grant Date: 04/13/2011, Expiration Date: 06/28/2021, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2014, Certifier: Richard Herndon Pe, Registrant: State Of; Texas Dept. Of Transportation Texas, 125 E. 11th Street, Austin, TX 78701, Phone: (512) 506-5141, Fax: (512) 506-5135, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fabens)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$34,2501$38,630
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$39,9600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$45,6430$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 30. The highest number of reported fires - 59 took place in 2017, and the least - 2 in 2007. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Fabens, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (41.6%), and Structure Fires (30.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fabens, TX
    • 20341.6%Outside Fires
    • 15130.9%Structure Fires
    • 7916.2%Other
    • 5511.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fabens, TX
Most common first names in Fabens, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Maria5072.7 years
Jose4773.5 years
Jesus2870.5 years
Manuel2474.8 years
Juan2067.2 years
Francisco1972.8 years
Guadalupe1576.8 years
Manuela1576.2 years
Antonio1170.5 years
Petra1180.3 years
Most common last names in Fabens, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez3167.9 years
Rodriguez2577.0 years
Garcia2275.6 years
Hernandez2073.9 years
Perez2076.8 years
Sanchez1971.8 years
Ramirez1874.7 years
Vasquez1276.8 years
Juarez1161.2 years
Flores1073.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fabens, TX
  • 84.5%Utility gas
  • 9.1%Electricity
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fabens, TX
  • 79.0%Utility gas
  • 15.7%Electricity
  • 3.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Fabens compared to Texas state average:

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

Fabens on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #41 (79838) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
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