Fayetteville, Texas

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Population in 2013: 262 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.4%
 
Males: 134  (51.3%)
Females: 128  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  56.5 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78940.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,362 (it was $27,639 in 2000)
Fayetteville:

$39,362
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,207 (it was $13,916 in 2000)

Fayetteville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $114,362 (it was $70,600 in 2000)
Fayetteville:

$114,362
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $134,838; Detached houses: $144,759; Mobile homes: $49,516

Median gross rent in 2012: $533.

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Fayetteville races chart
  • White alone - 247 (95.7%)
  • Hispanic - 6 (2.3%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.8%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.4%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Fayetteville: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.5%), Czech (19.3%), English (17.5%), Irish (12.5%), Scottish (5.5%), French Canadian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.43 square miles.

Population density: 605 people per square mile   (low).

Fayetteville,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Fayetteville:

  • High school or higher: 98.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fayetteville city:

  • Never married: 15.0%
  • Now married: 69.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.2%
Texas:  16.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,143 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $957 (1.2%)

Fayetteville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: College Station, TX (52.8 miles , pop. 67,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Harris, TX (67.0 miles , pop. 405,444).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (78.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Round Top, TX (3.3 miles) , Industry, TX (3.4 miles ), La Grange, TX (3.5 miles ), West End, TX (3.5 miles ), Glidden, TX (3.9 miles ), Weimar, TX (3.9 miles ), Columbus, TX (4.0 miles ), Carmine, TX (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $250,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.90 N, Longitude: 96.68 W

Area code: 979

Fayetteville household income distribution Fayetteville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.7%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -57 (-17.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (40%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (27%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (15%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (14%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (18%)
  • Cashiers (12%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (10%)
  • Other financial specialists (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)

Work and jobs in Fayetteville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fayetteville, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fayetteville-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/5/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the Fayetteville city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1957, a category F3 tornado 26.9 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fayetteville-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 115.6 miles away from the city center
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 323.9 miles away from Fayetteville 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 401.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 106.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 107.4 miles away from Fayetteville center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 417.0 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 Fayette County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fayetteville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fayetteville:

  • GUY HOUSE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LA GRANGE, TX)
  • INNER LIGHT HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LA GRANGE, TX)
  • MONUMENT REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LA GRANGE, TX)
  • SHADYLANE COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LA GRANGE, TX)
  • FAYETTE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; LA GRANGE, TX)
  • MONROE COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; LA GRANGE, TX)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF LA GRANGE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; LA GRANGE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fayetteville:

  • Blinn College (about 24 miles; Brenham, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,959)
  • Prairie View A & M University (about 43 miles; Prairie View, TX; FT enrollment: 7,517)
  • Texas A & M University-College Station (about 53 miles; College Station, TX; FT enrollment: 46,550)
  • Wharton County Junior College (about 54 miles; Wharton, TX; FT enrollment: 5,009)
  • Austin Community College District (about 68 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 25,957)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 69 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 69 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)

Public high school in Fayetteville:

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Notable locations in Fayetteville: Fayetteville Volunteer Fire Department (A), Fayette County Emergency Medical Services (B), Zapp Building (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Fayette 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 2012: 6.5%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Fayetteville 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 below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Fayetteville (2011 data):

  • Fayetteville Bank: at 123 North Washington Street, branch established on 1917/02/16. Info updated 2010/06/01: Bank assets: $282.0 mil, Deposits: $253.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Industry Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (52%)
  • Electricity (45%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fayetteville city (based on Fayette County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 80.30%
Here: 80.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaSouthern Baptist ConventionLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents51.7%16.0%14.0%8.3%5.2%
Congregations25.5%18.2%14.5%7.3%16.4%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Churches of ChristEpiscopal ChurchJewishOther
Adherents1.3%1.1%0.8%0.7%1.0%
Congregations1.8%5.5%1.8%3.6%5.5%
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: 9
Fayette County:

4.01 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Fayette County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Fayette County:

8.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Fayette County:

26.4%
Texas:

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

16.6%
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 0$0 1$833
Sewerage 1$3,400$40,8000$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$800
Totals for Government 1$3,400$40,8002$1,633

6.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,893 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
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 Harris County, TX  0.99% ($102,699 average AGI)
from Colorado County, TX  0.54% ($32,356)
from Bastrop County, TX  0.28% ($35,913)


5.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,156 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
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 Harris County, TX  0.52% ($24,721 average AGI)
to Travis County, TX  0.46% ($90,895)
to Bastrop County, TX  0.34% ($46,964)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fayetteville:

  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • KZNE (1150 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fayetteville:

  • KNRG (92.3 FM; NEW ULM, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON TR/AS NEW ULM BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBUK (104.9 FM; LA GRANGE, TX; Owner: FAYETTE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K216FD (91.1 FM; COLUMBUS, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KROX-FM (101.5 FM; BUDA, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KULM-FM (98.3 FM; COLUMBUS, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)
  • K259AH (91.9 FM; BRENHAM, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KULF (94.1 FM; BRENHAM, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KANJ (91.5 FM; GIDDINGS, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fayetteville:

  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
  • K35DI (Channel 35; SOMERVILLE, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • KHPL-CA (Channel 32; La GRANGE, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)

Fayetteville fatal accident list:

Jan 9, 2006 08:39 AM, Sr-159, Lat: 29.93069, Lon: -96.70420, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fayetteville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Main At Live Oak (Lat: 29.905500 Lon: -96.673306), Call Sign: KNDT914
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.890 MHz, 154.280 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/19/2002, Expiration Date: 11/27/2012, Cancellation Date: 02/02/2013
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KC5DNC, Licensee ID: L00983568
    Grant Date: 03/01/2005, Expiration Date: 03/01/2015
    Registrant: Jared N Rodgers, 3748 Roznov, Fayetteville, TX 78940
  • Call Sign: N5MKK, Licensee ID: L00273808
    Grant Date: 04/16/2002, Expiration Date: 07/07/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/04/2007, Certifier: David K Stall
    Registrant: David K Stall, 1112 Fm 955, Fayetteville, TX 78940-5417
  • Call Sign: N5NCZ, Licensee ID: L01382618
    Grant Date: 03/25/2008, Expiration Date: 06/01/2018
    Registrant: Harold S Stall, 2233 Ross Prairie Church Rd, Fayetteville, TX 78940-5116
  • Call Sign: W5DPS, Previous Call Sign: N5TPM, Licensee ID: L00284889
    Grant Date: 02/19/2009, Expiration Date: 05/05/2019, Certifier: G B Hartman
    Registrant: G B Hartman, Fayetteville, TX 78940
  • Call Sign: AE5DS, Previous Call Sign: N5MKK, Licensee ID: L00273808
    Grant Date: 08/04/2007, Expiration Date: 08/04/2017, Certifier: David K Stall
    Registrant: David K Stall, 1112 Fm 955, Fayetteville, TX 78940-5468

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5995J , Serial Number: 18263604, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 02/06/1975
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas V Rabb, 2546 Krebs Rd, Fayetteville, TX 78940

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Fayetteville

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Most common first names in Fayetteville, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3287.2 years
John2780.3 years
Joe2580.3 years
Frank2281.6 years
Annie1983.6 years
Louis1376.3 years
Emil1381.9 years
Charles1275.9 years
Willie1278.4 years
Edwin1276.3 years
Most common last names in Fayetteville, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Krenek2375.6 years
Coufal1982.9 years
Chovanec1775.7 years
Kovar1478.6 years
Kulhanek1279.2 years
Svrcek1283.8 years
Orsak1281.2 years
Schmidt1177.9 years
Baca1079.5 years
Zapalac1084.3 years
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