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Population in 2012: 2,485 (86% urban, 14% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.3%
 

Males: 1,144  (46.1%)
Females: 1,341  (53.9%)

Median resident age:  31.1 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 75125, 75146.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $40,009 (it was $36,573 in 2000)
Ferris:

$40,009
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,193

Ferris city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $93,258 (it was $51,000 in 2000)
Ferris:

$93,258
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $105,336; Detached houses: $101,988; Townhouses or other attached units: $79,385; Mobile homes: $173,203

Median gross rent in 2012: $531.

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  • White alone - 1,040 (42.7%)
  • Hispanic - 936 (38.4%)
  • Black alone - 426 (17.5%)
  • Two or more races - 24 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 5 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ferris: 93.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (7.3%), Irish (7.3%), German (4.2%), English (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 472 feet

Land area: 3.11 square miles.

Population density: 800 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Ferris:

  • High school or higher: 65.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ferris city:

  • Never married: 33.9%
  • Now married: 44.6%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

454 residents are foreign born

This city:  18.6%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Ferris, Texas as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Ferris to the number of sex offenders is 131 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,065 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,338 (1.7%)

Ferris satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (17.5 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (19.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Wilmer, TX (2.0 miles ), Palmer, TX (2.7 miles ), Pecan Hill, TX (2.8 miles ), Bristol, TX (2.8 miles ), Lancaster, TX (2.8 miles ), Hutchins, TX (2.8 miles ), Red Oak, TX (2.9 miles ), Combine, TX (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $73,400
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,300
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $127,100
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $101,200
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,700
  • 2005: 30 buildings, average cost: $101,500
  • 2006: 42 buildings, average cost: $141,300
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $149,700
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $139,300
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 32.54 N, Longitude: 96.67 W

Area codes: 972, 469

Ferris household income distribution Ferris home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Ferris by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 020001002200
per 100,000 0.088.00.00.00.042.30.00.076.676.50.00.0
Rapes 120201123101
per 100,000 45.088.00.086.50.042.341.478.8114.938.20.039.6
Robberies 421221500230
per 100,000 179.988.044.386.585.442.3207.10.00.076.5120.60.0
Assaults 606152494289
per 100,000 269.80.0265.643.2213.484.6165.7354.5153.276.5321.7356.6
Burglaries 171616171728483429172213
per 100,000 764.4704.2708.3735.0725.61184.91988.41339.11110.7649.8884.6515.1
Thefts 646366545450967248505840
per 100,000 2877.72772.92921.62334.62304.72116.03976.82835.81838.41911.32332.11584.8
Auto thefts 45513241487291
per 100,000 179.9220.1221.3562.085.4169.3580.0315.1268.176.5361.939.6
Arson 114401122100
per 100,000 45.044.0177.1172.90.042.341.478.876.638.20.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 337.7465.6258.8303.3225.3340.1488.7378.4463.3361.3294.1212.4

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.96
Texas average:

1.95

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.5%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -229 (-9.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Customer service representatives (5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Ferris-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 260% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the Ferris city center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/26/1976, a category F4 tornado 31.3 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ferris-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.6 miles away from Ferris center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ellis County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Orville Couch - Country singer.


Hospital/medical center in Ferris:

  • FERRIS NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 201 EAST 5TH)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Ferris:

  • CRESCENT CARE CENTER OF LANCASTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)
  • SILENT NIGHT NH (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)
  • TRADITIONAL HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)

Political contributions by individuals in Ferris, TX

Amtrak station near Ferris:

  • 19 miles: DALLAS (400 S. HOUSTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ferris:

  • Mountain View College (about 20 miles; Dallas, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,181)
  • Eastfield College (about 20 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 3,140)
  • Dallas Baptist University (about 21 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 2,798)
  • Southern Methodist University (about 23 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 8,121)
  • Lincoln College of Technology (about 26 miles; Grand Prairie, TX; FT enrollment: 2,018)
  • Richland College (about 28 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 5,192)
  • North Lake College (about 30 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 3,496)

Public high school in Ferris:

  • Ferris High School (Students: 643; Location: 1002 E 8TH ST; Grades: 9-12; Our rating: 38)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ferris:

Private elementary/middle school in Ferris:

  • FERRIS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 13; Location: 425 W 6TH ST; Grades: KG - 3)
See full list of schools located in Ferris, School District: FERRIS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Ferris:

  • FERRIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $110,856; Location: 514 S MABLE ST; 15,105 books; 209 audio materials; 2,046 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 38 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • a new highschool is being built in Ferris. it is expected to be finished by 2007. the old highschool will become the new junior high and the old junior high will become the administrative building. added by stacy-jean

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

Churches in Ferris include: Ferris Street Church of Christ (A), Mount Hored Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old Cemetery (1), Ferris Park Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Courts: Ferris Municipal Court (104 South Central Street), Ferris City - Municipal Court (100 Town Plaza).

 
Ellis County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 32.2. This is about average.
City:

32.2
U.S.:

32.0
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 0.00931. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00931
U.S.:

0.05378
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.542. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.542
U.S.:

2.433
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.20. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

7.20
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

27.2
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.0
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.84
U.S.:

9.59


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.6%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.8% for Black residents, 18.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 85.4% for other race residents, 3.3% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  3.1 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.8%
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: 0.1% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Ferris, TX


67 people in nursing homes in 2000

Ferris compared to Texas state average:

Ferris, Texas environmental map by EPA

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  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Ferris (2011 data):

  • Commercial State Bank: Ferris Branch at 200 South I-45, branch established on 1906/01/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $61.6 mil, Deposits: $54.8 mil, headquarters in Palmer, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Palmer Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Ferris travel time to work - commute


Ferris mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ferris city (based on Ellis County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.96%
Here58.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaChurches of Christ
Adherents33.6%25.0%12.2%11.1%4.6%
Congregations21.3%2.8%15.6%10.6%12.8%
NameAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents4.0%1.6%1.3%1.3%5.4%
Congregations10.6%4.3%1.4%3.5%17.0%
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: 17
Here:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Ellis County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
This county:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Ellis County:

4.55 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.3%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.1%
State:

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

16.4%
Texas:

15.7%

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
Financial Administration 3$8,880$35,5200$0
Other Government Administration 3$12,069$48,2760$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,265$27,1801$751
Police Protection - Officers 7$22,372$38,3520$0
Police - Other 4$8,451$25,3531$321
Firefighters 1$3,883$46,5966$6,210
Fire - Other 0$0 4$4,014
Streets and Highways 2$4,698$28,1880$0
Sewerage 1$1,731$20,7720$0
Water Supply 3$9,646$38,5840$0
Local Libraries 1$2,017$24,2041$1,262
Other and Unallocable 2$5,639$33,8342$1,853
Totals for Government 28$81,651$34,99315$14,411

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $371,000 ($149.30)
    Regular Highways: $247,000 ($99.40)
    Fire Protection: $216,000 ($86.92)
    Water Utilities: $184,000 ($74.04)
    Financial Administration: $168,000 ($67.61)
    Sewerage: $147,000 ($59.15)
    Libraries: $68,000 ($27.36)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($2.82)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $614,000 ($247.08)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($6.04)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $249,000 ($100.20)
    All Other: $8,000 ($3.22)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($5.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $348,000 ($140.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $33,000 ($13.28)
  • Tax - Property: $606,000 ($243.86)
    Total General Sales: $123,000 ($49.50)
    Public Utilities: $122,000 ($49.09)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $248,000 ($99.80)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $248,000 ($99.80)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $473,000 ($190.34)

10.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,494 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.22%
Texas average:

8.37%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($127 average AGI)
Ellis County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.20%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Dallas County, TX  4.23% ($46,611 average AGI)
from Tarrant County, TX  1.12% ($49,751)
from Navarro County, TX  0.35% ($30,703)


7.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,706 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.97%
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 Dallas County, TX  2.43% ($29,323 average AGI)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.91% ($35,199)
to Navarro County, TX  0.40% ($31,130)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ferris:

  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KDFT (540 AM; 1 kW; FERRIS, TX; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHCK (1480 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KMRT-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KGGR (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVA (1600 AM; 5 kW; COCKRELL HILL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ferris:

  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVTT (91.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KNON (89.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AGAPE BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ferris:

  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)

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

Ferris, Texas:
  • Fatal accident count: 25
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 34
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 29
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 51
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 2
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

See more detailed statistics of Ferris fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 201 S Church St (Lat: 32.533472 Lon: -96.659722), Call Sign: KJP323
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.5200 MHz, 155.835 MHz, 158.955 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/02/1996, Expiration Date: 10/30/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/31/2002
    Registrant: City Of Ferris, 201 S Church St, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (214) 544-2225
  • 680 N I45 (Lat: 32.531250 Lon: -96.657778), Structure height: 41 m, Call Sign: WNZN454
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.880 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/24/1997, Expiration Date: 05/26/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/29/2002
    Registrant: City Of Ferris, 100 Town Plz, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (214) 225-3779
  • 201 S Church St (Lat: 32.533472 Lon: -96.659722), Call Sign: WSB933
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/02/2004, Expiration Date: 10/19/2014
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • WESTERN WT, 1040 Western Hills Street (Lat: 32.537500 Lon: -96.678056), Type: Tank, Structure height: 45 m, Overall height: 48 m, Call Sign: WPNU513
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/30/2004, Expiration Date: 06/22/2014, Certifier: Eddie Duran
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • 1.75 Mi Nne (Lat: 32.561806 Lon: -96.641944), Call Sign: KTL329, Licensee ID: L00056946
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.9600 MHz, 48.4000 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/08/2001, Expiration Date: 07/30/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/17/2012
    Registrant: Trinity River Authority Of Texas, Arlington, TX 76004, Phone: (214) 263-2251
  • Lat: 32.541806 Lon: -96.697194, Call Sign: WPRW451
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.462 MHz, 467.462 MHz, 462.387 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/28/2001, Expiration Date: 02/28/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/30/2011, Certifier: Signature On File
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Email:
  • Lat: 32.540833 Lon: -96.658333, Call Sign: WQFX810
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.055 MHz, 155.880 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/01/2006, Expiration Date: 11/01/2016, Certifier: R. C. Nettles
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ferris)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210L (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1177Q , Serial Number: 21059677, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 09/01/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Buddy Dba Jeffers, Po Box 457, Ferris, TX 75125, Other Owners: Farms Jeffers
  • Aircraft: DARROW STEPHEN A AVENTURA (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1317L , Serial Number: AP2A0009, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 04/10/1996
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Gary W Loyd, 900 Wickliffe Rd, Ferris, TX 75125, Other Owners: Matthew G Loyd
  • Aircraft: DARLING ROBERT L HELICYCLE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 427BJ , Serial Number: 02-08 T1, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 07/21/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Robert Lynn Darling, 615 E 8th St, Ferris, TX 75125
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7528Y , Serial Number: 30-593, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/13/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Alton J Burch, 821 Ewing Rd, Ferris, TX 75125
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 8769Y , Serial Number: 301925
    Registrant (Individual): Robert P Cretney, 428 Mcdaniel Rd, Ferris, TX 75125
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 91799 , Serial Number: 18259915, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 11/26/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth A Jones, 673 Wester Rd, Ferris, TX 75125


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 90
  • Hazardous Condition: 56
  • Service Call: 33
  • Good Intent Call: 16

Incident types - Ferris


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ferris, TX

Most common first names in Ferris, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4473.3 years
Robert3371.3 years
John3176.2 years
Mary2980.1 years
William2771.5 years
Willie2570.6 years
Charles1866.7 years
George1479.3 years
Henry1279.3 years
Joe1271.6 years
Most common last names in Ferris, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2272.4 years
Smith2078.0 years
Davis1781.9 years
Jones1575.7 years
Jackson1368.9 years
Adams1275.4 years
Hamm1277.0 years
Green1174.8 years
Wright1178.7 years
Wickliffe1078.5 years

Businesses in Ferris, TX

  • FedEx: 1
  • Jack In The Box: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

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