Fort Stockton, Texas

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Population in 2014: 8,482 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.1%
 
Males: 4,524  (53.3%)
Females: 3,958  (46.7%)
Median resident age:  34.9 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 79735.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,786 (it was $27,713 in 2000)
Fort Stockton:

$46,786
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,598 (it was $12,834 in 2000)

Fort Stockton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $74,858 (it was $41,400 in 2000)
Fort Stockton:

$74,858
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $615.

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  • Races in Fort Stockton, TX (2013)

    Fort Stockton races chart
    • 6,63677.4%Hispanic
    • 1,57718.4%White alone
    • 2573.0%Black alone
    • 760.9%Two or more races
    • 660.8%Asian alone
    • 150.2%Other race alone
    • 100.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fort Stockton: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (3.3%), German (3.2%), United States (3.0%), English (2.3%), Scottish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 5.12 square miles.

Population density: 1,655 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Stockton, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Fort Stockton:

  • High school or higher: 74.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Stockton city:

  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 46.9%
  • Separated: 5.7%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

1,152 residents are foreign born (12.1% Latin America).

This city:

13.4%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,229 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $684 (1.2%)

Fort Stockton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (73.9 miles , pop. 90,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (218.1 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (279.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Coyanosa, TX (5.1 miles) , Imperial, TX (5.3 miles ), Grandfalls, TX (5.6 miles ), McCamey, TX (6.5 miles ), Pyote, TX (6.8 miles) , Crane, TX (6.9 miles ), Wickett, TX (6.9 miles ), Thorntonville, TX (6.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $49,500
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $65,500
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $121,600
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2010: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2014: 7 buildings, average cost: $107,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.89 N, Longitude: 102.89 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +915 (+10.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,956 (81.1%)

Area code: 432

Fort Stockton household income distribution Fort Stockton home values distribution

Crime rates in Fort Stockton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000001002100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.013.70.00.023.611.70.00.0
Rapes 10003001131041510
per 100,000 12.20.00.00.040.10.00.013.3170.5118.246.9179.5119.0
Robberies 2402123400235
per 100,000 24.451.90.026.913.427.241.153.30.00.023.435.959.5
Assaults 15121018141018474844404035
per 100,000 183.0155.7133.1241.9187.3136.1246.8626.8629.5520.3468.9478.6416.5
Burglaries 747399969488117907083606862
per 100,000 903.0947.31,318.11,290.31,257.71,197.31,604.31,200.3918.0981.4703.4813.7737.8
Thefts 151126163136163163157290234264216242168
per 100,000 1,842.61,635.12,170.21,828.02,180.92,217.72,152.73,867.73,068.93,121.72,532.22,895.81,999.3
Auto thefts 779611121591382612
per 100,000 85.490.8119.880.6147.2163.3205.7120.0170.594.623.471.8142.8
Arson 2011100001100
per 100,000 24.40.013.313.413.40.00.00.00.011.811.70.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 200.1188.2218.1229.4264.1223.9308.0405.7469.1453.0318.4434.3343.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Fort Stockton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 26 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -836 (-9.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (20%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Fort Stockton, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Fort Stockton-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/1/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.3 miles away from the Fort Stockton city center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1987, a category F4 tornado 45.2 miles away from the city center killed 30 people and injured 121 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Stockton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 27% smaller 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 51.2 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 100.7 miles away from Fort Stockton center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 193.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1995 at 14:33:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 149.7 miles away from Fort Stockton center
On 11/12/1995 at 17:45:59, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.4 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 Pecos County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Birthplace of: Clayton W. Williams, Sr. - Oilman, Blaine McCallister - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 10/17/58), Walter L. Buenger - Historian, Bill Greif - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Fort Stockton:

  • PECOS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, 387 WEST I 10)
  • COMANCHE VIEW NH (101 N ROONEY)
  • FORT STOCKTON NURSING CENTER (501 N SYCAMORE)
  • ACCESS CARE FORT STOCKTON DIALYSIS (387 WEST IH-10)
  • PECOS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH AND HOS (387 WEST IH 10)

airports located in Fort Stockton:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Stockton:

  • Sul Ross State University (about 59 miles; Alpine, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,101)
  • Odessa College (about 74 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 77 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 2,982)
  • Midland College (about 92 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • Howard College (about 127 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Angelo State University (about 149 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • South Plains College (about 189 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)

Public high school in Fort Stockton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Fort Stockton:

  • FORT STOCKTON MIDDLE (Students: 494, Location: 2400 W 5TH, Grades: 6-8)
  • APACHE EL (Students: 376, Location: 208 W 18TH, Grades: PK-3)
  • INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Location: 1100 W 2ND, Grades: 4-5)
  • ALAMO EL (Location: 804 S HWY 385, Grades: PK-3)
See full list of schools located in Fort Stockton

Library in Fort Stockton:

  • FORT STOCKTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $337,327; Location: 500 N WATER ST; 54,766 books; 30 e-books; 1,959 audio materials; 3,250 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 70 print serial subscriptions; 250 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Fort Stockton: Pecos County Courthouse (A), Fort Stockton Volunteer Fire Department Northside Station (B), Texas Forest Service Fort Stockton Office (C), Annie Riggs Museum (D), Fort Stockton Volunteer Fire Department Southside Station (E), Hood Mendel Arena (F), Fort Stockton Emergency Medical Services (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fort Stockton include: First Baptist Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (C), Faith Lutheran Church (D), Saint Joseph Baptist Church (E), Northside Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Old Fort Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Fort Stockton include: Pat Taylor Athletic Field (1), Lannom Park (2), James Rooney Memorial Park (3), Panther Stadium (4), Fort Stockton City Park (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Annie Riggs Memorial Museum (301 South Main Street), Fort Stockton Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 301 South Main Street), E & E Editions-Pac & Ship (117 North Main Street).

Hotels: Comfort Inn (3200 West Dickinson Boulevard), Comanche Motel & Mobile Home Park (1301 East Dickinson Boulevard), Best Western Swiss Clock Inn (3201 West Dickinson), Budget Inn (801 East Dickinson Boulevard), Atrium West Inn (1305 N Us Highway 285), Alpine Lodge Restaurant (West Highway 290), Comfort Inn Fort Stockton (3200 West Dickinson Boulevard), Comfort Inn Ft. Stockton (3200 W Dickinson Blvd).

Courts: Pecos County Substance Abuse Program (502 Spring Drive), Pecos County - District Courts- 112th District Court (400 South Nelson Street).

Pecos 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 2013: 17.8%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.4% for other race residents, 26.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
594 people in state prisons in 2010
68 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Fort Stockton in 2000:

  • 78 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

Fort Stockton, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Fort Stockton (2011 data):

  • The Pecos County State Bank: at 500 North Main Street, branch established on 1928/05/11; Detached Facility at 510 West Dickinson Boulevard, branch established on 1980/07/01. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $144.6 mil, Deposits: $128.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Pecos County Bancshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank of Fort Stockton: First National Bank Of Fort Stockton at 1000 West Dickinson Boulevard, branch established on 1958/10/01. Info updated 2009/04/23: Bank assets: $58.5 mil, Deposits: $50.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Fnb Holding Company
  • West Texas State Bank: Ft. Stockton Branch at 809 W. Dickinson Blvd., branch established on 2000/12/01. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $341.4 mil, Deposits: $310.7 mil, headquarters in Odessa, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: West Texas Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.4
Texas average:

14.4

Fort Stockton travel time to work - commute Fort Stockton mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fort Stockton city (based on Pecos County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,7006
Evangelical Protestant2,59624
Mainline Protestant7935
Other1262
None8,292-
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: 4
Pecos County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Pecos County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Pecos County:

10.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

8.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Pecos County:

25.8%
Texas:

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

14.2%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.3%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Stockton:

46.8%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Fort Stockton:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.7%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.7%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.6%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Fort Stockton:

53.7%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.9%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Stockton, 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
Financial Administration 6$18,967$37,9340$0
Other Government Administration 9$18,821$25,0950$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,095$37,1400$0
Police Protection - Officers 21$74,320$42,4690$0
Police - Other 8$20,296$30,4440$0
Streets and Highways 9$22,372$29,8290$0
Health 4$12,932$38,7960$0
Solid Waste Management 12$32,048$32,0480$0
Sewerage 3$11,185$44,7400$0
Parks and Recreation 5$11,635$27,9240$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$3,775$45,3000$0
Water Supply 10$32,114$38,5370$0
Gas Supply 5$16,674$40,0180$0
Other and Unallocable 13$44,953$41,4953$2,471
Totals for Government 107$323,187$36,2453$2,471

Fort Stockton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $1,775,000 ($209.27)
    Financial Administration: $1,369,000 ($161.40)
    Police Protection: $1,267,000 ($149.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,186,000 ($139.83)
    Water Utilities: $1,131,000 ($133.34)
    Housing & Community Development: $303,000 ($35.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $286,000 ($33.72)
    Sewerage: $238,000 ($28.06)
    Health Services - Other: $188,000 ($22.16)
    Fire Protection: $139,000 ($16.39)
    Central Staff Services: $98,000 ($11.55)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $80,000 ($9.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $61,000 ($7.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $113,000 ($13.32)
    Fire Protection: $54,000 ($6.37)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($2.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,919,000 ($226.24)

Fort Stockton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $812,000 ($95.73)
    Solid Waste Management: $795,000 ($93.73)
    Parks & Recreation: $43,000 ($5.07)
    All Other: $5,000 ($0.59)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $330,000 ($38.91)
    General Support: $30,000 ($3.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $302,000 ($35.60)
    Interest Earnings: $31,000 ($3.65)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $1,747,000 ($205.97)
    Water Utilities: $1,405,000 ($165.64)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $845,000 ($99.62)
    Other Selective Sales: $813,000 ($95.85)
    Property: $666,000 ($78.52)
    NEC: $18,000 ($2.12)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $3,000 ($0.35)

Fort Stockton government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $950,000 ($112.00)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,125,000 ($132.63)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,780,000 ($209.86)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $295,000 ($34.78)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $476,000 ($56.12)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $547,000 ($64.49)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $26,000 ($3.07)

7.26% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,199 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.26%
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 Ector County, TX  0.69% ($35,875 average AGI)
from Midland County, TX  0.54% ($32,480)
from Tom Green County, TX  0.43% ($34,300)


7.18% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,955 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.18%
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 Midland County, TX  1.15% ($43,415 average AGI)
to Ector County, TX  1.08% ($35,900)
to Tom Green County, TX  0.45% ($38,381)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Stockton:

  • KFST (860 AM; 0 kW; FORT STOCKTON, TX; Owner: FORT STOCKTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: SANDSHILLS COMMUNICATION, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KXOI (810 AM; 1 kW; CRANE, TX; Owner: HISPANIC OUTREACH MINISTRIES, INC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Stockton:

  • KFST-FM (94.3 FM; FORT STOCKTON, TX; Owner: FORT STOCKTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Stockton:

  • K25GO (Channel 25; FORT STOCKTON, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CASTING INC.)
Fort Stockton fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Fort Stockton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 230m755ftTotal length
  • $4,000Total costs
  • 103,780Total average daily traffic
  • 32,193Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 11970-1979
  • 311980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Fort Stockton, TX
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fort Stockton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 238 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Fort Stockton, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fort Stockton)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fort Stockton)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fort Stockton and their reported violations in the past:

FORT STOCKTON RV PARK (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 85
  • Hazardous Condition: 16
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Fort Stockton

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Fort Stockton, Texas:

  • Econo Lodge FT Stockton, 800 E Dickinson, Fort Stockton, Texas 79735 , Phone: (432) 336-9711
  • Super 8, 3200 W Dickinson Blvd, Fort Stockton, Texas 79735 , Phone: (432) 336-8531, Fax: (432) 336-6789
  • Quality Inn, 1308 N Us Hwy 285, Fort Stockton, Texas 79735 , Phone: (432) 336-5955, Fax: (432) 336-3540
  • Hampton Inn, 2271 W I H 10, Fort Stockton, Texas 79735 , Phone: (432) 336-9600, Fax: (432) 336-9601
  • Sleep Inn & Suites, 3401 W Dickinson Blvd, Fort Stockton, Texas 79735 , Phone: (432) 336-8338, Fax: (432) 336-8381
  • Comfort Suites, 3101 W Dickinson Blvd, Fort Stockton, Texas 79735 , Phone: (432) 336-3224, Fax: (432) 336-6288
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Ft Stockton, 2915 W Dickinson Ave, Fort Stockton, Texas 79735 , Phone: (432) 336-3421, Fax: (432) 336-3832
  • Texan Inn, 1801 W Dickinson Blvd, Fort Stockton, Texas 79735 , Phone: (432) 336-7300, Fax: (436) 336-7301
  • 4 other hotels and motels
All 12 fire-safe hotels and motels in Fort Stockton, Texas
Most common first names in Fort Stockton, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4978.7 years
Jose3871.7 years
James3472.5 years
Maria3478.1 years
Manuel3175.7 years
William3176.7 years
John2868.3 years
Robert2263.5 years
Jesus1966.3 years
Joe1868.1 years
Most common last names in Fort Stockton, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Gonzales5275.5 years
Garcia4773.8 years
Rodriguez4374.3 years
Ramirez2972.8 years
Hernandez2667.1 years
Urias2173.7 years
Brown1875.4 years
Gonzalez1878.6 years
Smith1879.5 years
Franco1771.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Fort Stockton, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
AutoZone1Quality1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sears1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1True Value1
Holiday Inn2U-Haul1
KFC1UPS1
La Quinta1Walmart1

Fort Stockton 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.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Fort Stockton on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
There are 15 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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