Friona, Texas

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Population in 2014: 3,969 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.0%
 
Males: 1,906  (48.0%)
Females: 2,063  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  31.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 79035.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,075 (it was $31,964 in 2000)
Friona:

$46,075
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,094 (it was $13,635 in 2000)

Friona city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $73,424 (it was $47,400 in 2000)
Friona:

$73,424
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $114,618; Detached houses: $121,136; Townhouses or other attached units: $114,054; Mobile homes: $54,026

Median gross rent in 2013: $604.

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  • Races in Friona, TX (2010)

    Friona races chart
    • 2,88269.9%Hispanic
    • 1,16428.2%White alone
    • 380.9%Black alone
    • 110.3%American Indian alone
    • 120.3%Two or more races
    • 90.2%Asian alone
    • 70.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Friona: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (4.7%), German (3.5%), English (3.4%), United States (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 4018 feet

Land area: 1.38 square miles.

Population density: 2,878 people per square mile   (average).

Friona, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Friona:

  • High school or higher: 52.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Friona city:

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

865 residents are foreign born (20.4% Latin America).

This city:

20.6%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Friona, Texas as of December 05, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Friona to the number of sex offenders is 816 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,945 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $979 (1.5%)

Friona satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (63.0 miles , pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (223.0 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (364.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Bovina, TX (3.6 miles ), Hereford, TX (4.7 miles ), Dimmitt, TX (4.9 miles ), Farwell, TX (5.0 miles ), Texico, NM (5.0 miles ), Muleshoe, TX (5.3 miles ), Broadview, NM (5.4 miles ), Clovis, NM (5.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $126,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $126,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $238,200
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $195,600
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $263,100
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $208,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $32,100
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,400
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.64 N, Longitude: 102.72 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Cheeseburger Capital of Texas

Area code: 806

Friona household income distribution Friona home values distribution

Crime rates in Friona by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 12110020011N/A0
per 100,000 24.851.725.825.80.00.056.00.00.023.823.7N/A0.0
Robberies 0012010010100
per 100,000 0.00.025.851.70.027.00.00.028.60.023.70.00.0
Assaults 018471077186211
per 100,000 0.025.9206.7103.4182.2270.4195.9200.6514.4142.547.524.625.2
Burglaries 24152518122512141621889
per 100,000 596.1388.0645.8465.2312.4676.0335.8401.3457.3498.8190.0196.8227.2
Thefts 3228433121202316201591212
per 100,000 794.8724.31,110.8801.2546.7540.8643.5458.6571.6356.3213.7295.1303.0
Auto thefts 2252141443215
per 100,000 49.751.7129.251.726.0108.228.0114.6114.371.347.524.6126.2
Arson 1000000010000
per 100,000 24.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.028.60.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 101.3111.2176.7130.785.6145.5141.099.6182.7106.663.854.344.9

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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 Friona detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.5%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +139 (+3.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (34%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (33%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Friona, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Friona-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 35% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.8 miles away from the Friona city center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 10/11/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Friona-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 158.1 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 160.9 miles away from Friona 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 303.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 195.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 172.0 miles away from Friona center
On 1/29/1990 at 13:16:10, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 LG, Depth: 7.5 mi) earthquake occurred 237.1 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 Parmer 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, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Friona topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Friona:

  • PARMER COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (1307 CLEVELAND STREET)
  • BLUEBONNET HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE COMPANY (304 EAST 11TH)
  • PRAIRIE ACRES (201 E 15TH)

airports located in Friona:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Friona:

  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 48 miles; Portales, NM; Full-time enrollment: 4,263)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 52 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Amarillo College (about 63 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 65 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • South Plains College (about 77 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 87 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 88 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)

Public high school in Friona:

  • FRIONA H S (Students: 268, Location: 7TH AND ETTA, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Friona:

  • FRIONA EL (Students: 370, Location: 200 W 8TH, Grades: 2-5)
  • FRIONA J H (Students: 334, Location: 1001 EUCLID, Grades: 6-8)
  • FRIONA PRI (Students: 277, Location: 802 EUCLID, Grades: PK-1)
See full list of schools located in Friona

Library in Friona:

  • FRIONA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $147,861; Location: 109 W 7TH ST; 29,014 books; 334 e-books; 1,048 audio materials; 1,732 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 75 print serial subscriptions; 5 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Friona: Friona Volunteer Fire Department (A), Friona Emergency Medical Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Friona include: Friona United Methodist Church (A), Church of Christ (B), First Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Friona: Reeve Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parmer County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.9%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 70.6% for American Indian residents, 30.3% for other race residents, 31.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.0 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
47 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
77 people in nursing homes in 2000

Friona, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Friona (2011 data):

  • InterBank: Friona Branch at 11th Street At Cleveland, branch established on 1919/11/19. Info updated 2011/08/30: Bank assets: $1,842.7 mil, Deposits: $1,589.2 mil, headquarters in Oklahoma City, OK, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Olney Bancshares Of Texas, Inc.
  • First National Bank of Hereford: Friona Branch at 710 West 11th, branch established on 2002/03/04. Info updated 2008/04/17: Bank assets: $128.9 mil, Deposits: $111.3 mil, headquarters in Hereford, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: La Plata Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

22.7
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Friona city (based on Parmer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,03620
Catholic1,7002
Mainline Protestant1,1316
Other21
None2,400-
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: 3
Parmer County:

3.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Parmer County:

5.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

3.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Parmer County:

27.4%
Texas:

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

20.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.5%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Friona:

44.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Friona:

28.5
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.6%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Friona:

10.8%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.5%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.9%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.9%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Friona, 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 1$3,891$46,6920$0
Other Government Administration 2$6,189$37,1340$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,745
Police Protection - Officers 6$18,248$36,4961$762
Police - Other 4$8,536$25,6080$0
Welfare 58$104,642$21,6504$4,318
Health 2$4,971$29,8268$8,932
Sewerage 3$6,904$27,6161$248
Parks and Recreation 1$2,298$27,5761$1,767
Water Supply 5$10,943$26,2630$0
Local Libraries 3$6,386$25,5441$664
Totals for Government 85$173,008$24,42517$18,436

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $367,000 ($92.47)
    Police Protection: $361,000 ($90.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $200,000 ($50.39)
    Health Services - Other: $164,000 ($41.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $151,000 ($38.04)
    Sewerage: $148,000 ($37.29)
    Libraries: $100,000 ($25.20)
    Regular Highways: $92,000 ($23.18)
    Financial Administration: $90,000 ($22.68)
    Fire Protection: $26,000 ($6.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $113,000 ($28.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $6,000 ($1.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($0.76)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $619,000 ($155.96)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $278,000 ($70.04)
    Sewerage: $145,000 ($36.53)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $24,000 ($6.05)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $63,000 ($15.87)
    Public Welfare: $28,000 ($7.05)
    Education: $5,000 ($1.26)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $107,000 ($26.96)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($1.51)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $390,000 ($98.26)
  • Tax - Property: $514,000 ($129.50)
    Total General Sales: $188,000 ($47.37)
    Public Utilities: $100,000 ($25.20)
    Other Selective Sales: $6,000 ($1.51)
    NEC: $6,000 ($1.51)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,885,000 ($474.93)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,665,000 ($419.50)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $220,000 ($55.43)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $48,000 ($12.09)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $102,000 ($25.70)

8.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,576 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.54%
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 Curry County, NM  1.80% ($32,475 average AGI)
from Deaf Smith County, TX  1.15% ($31,590)
from Randall County, TX  0.53% ($29,444)


8.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,321 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.70%
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 Deaf Smith County, TX  1.23% ($28,095 average AGI)
to Curry County, NM  1.21% ($27,073)
to Randall County, TX  0.76% ($42,923)

Strongest AM radio stations in Friona:

  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KPUR (1440 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KCLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: ZIA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPAN (860 AM; 0 kW; HEREFORD, TX; Owner: KPAN BROADCASTERS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Friona:

  • KGRW (94.7 FM; FRIONA, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KIJN-FM (92.3 FM; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KNNK (100.5 FM; DIMMITT, TX; Owner: JAMES D. PEELER)
  • KJNZ (103.5 FM; HEREFORD, TX; Owner: TAHOKA RADIO, LLC)
  • KKYC (102.3 FM; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORP.)
  • KPAN-FM (106.3 FM; HEREFORD, TX; Owner: KPAN BROADCASTERS)

TV broadcast stations around Friona:

  • KCVP-LP (Channel 34; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K35CG (Channel 35; BOVINA, TX; Owner: MISSION B/CING.OF AMARILLO LIC.,INC.)
  • KPTF (Channel 18; FARWELL, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K63GN (Channel 63; BOVINA, ETC., TX; Owner: PANHANDLE TELECASTING CO.)
  • KENW (Channel 3; PORTALES, NM; Owner: EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY)
  • KVIH-TV (Channel 12; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: NVG-AMARILLO, LLC)
Friona fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Friona fatal accident list:

Apr 7, 2008 11:42 AM, Lp270, Lat: 34.63493, Lon: -102.71846, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 7, 1997 10:30 PM, Bs214a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 11, 1993 08:30 PM, 60, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 8, 1985 11:30 AM, 5thstreet, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 13, 1982 03:28 PM, 214, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Jan 28, 1977 11:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 1,000Total average daily traffic
  • 60Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,400Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Friona, TX)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: W5LKV, Previous Call Sign: N5LHS, Licensee ID: L00345520, Grant Date: 06/05/2001, Expiration Date: 06/05/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2013, Certifier: Delmar L Longmire, Registrant: Delmar L Longmire, 1405 Columbia, Friona, TX 79035
  • Call Sign: KF5FCK, Licensee ID: L01550073, Grant Date: 02/25/2010, Expiration Date: 02/25/2020, Certifier: Ryan S Geries, Registrant: Ryan S Geries, 1614 W 10th St, Friona, TX 79035
  • Call Sign: KF5IDK, Licensee ID: L01587094, Grant Date: 08/10/2010, Expiration Date: 08/10/2020, Certifier: Larry K Parr, Registrant: Larry K Parr, 2640 Co Rd 27, Friona, TX 79035
  • Call Sign: KF5QCX, Licensee ID: L01709348, Grant Date: 05/10/2012, Expiration Date: 05/10/2022, Certifier: Lynn Nelson, Registrant: Lynn Nelson, 2553 Hwy 214, Friona, TX 79035


FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Friona)
Most common first names in Friona, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2575.5 years
Mary2284.5 years
James2077.2 years
William2081.0 years
Robert1372.5 years
Joe1278.1 years
George1175.9 years
Henry1075.9 years
Maria1069.7 years
Charles979.5 years
Most common last names in Friona, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones1977.1 years
White1578.2 years
Smith1377.6 years
Williams1375.7 years
Osborn1282.9 years
Wilson1179.5 years
Johnson1077.4 years
Collier881.2 years
Taylor877.5 years
Anthony881.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Solar energy (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
Businesses in Friona, TX
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
SONIC Drive-In1

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

Friona on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Central America (population 500+)"
There are 10 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Timothy D. Brown (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2016.