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Population in 2010: 1,574. Population change since 2000: +31.5%
Males: 743  (47.3%)
Females: 831  (52.7%)

Median resident age:  36.5 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 79758.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,881 (it was $50,069 in 2000)
Gardendale:

$50,881
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $41,669

Gardendale CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $99,394 (it was $59,700 in 2000)
Gardendale:

$99,394
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $120,031; Detached houses: $186,329; Mobile homes: $54,991
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  • White alone - 1,323 (84.1%)
  • Hispanic - 221 (14.0%)
  • Black alone - 13 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.4%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Gardendale: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: English (11.8%), Irish (10.3%), German (10.2%), United States (5.6%), French (3.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 11.4 square miles.

Population density: 138 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Gardendale:

  • High school or higher: 95.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gardendale CDP:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

23 residents are foreign born

This place:  1.9%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Gardendale, Texas as of July 29, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Gardendale to the number of sex offenders is 394 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,196 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $515 (0.9%)

Gardendale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (11.0 miles , pop. 90,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (238.0 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (290.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Odessa, TX (3.3 miles ), West Odessa, TX (3.7 miles ), Goldsmith, TX (3.8 miles ), Goldsmith-Penwell, TX (3.8 miles) , Midland, TX (4.1 miles ), McKinney Acres, TX (4.6 miles ), Midland Rural, TX (4.7 miles) , Andrews, TX (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 32.02 N, Longitude: 102.38 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 432

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.2%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (19%)
  • Construction (17%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Retail trade (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (14%)
  • Cashiers (12%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Gardendale-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/15/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.7 miles away from the Gardendale place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 6/3/1969, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Gardendale-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/2/2001 at 01:55:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 49.6 miles away from Gardendale center
On 11/22/2001 at 00:07:08, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 22.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/1992 at 03:24:52, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Ector County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4

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

Hospitals/medical centers near Gardendale:

  • THE PARKS METHODIST RETIREMENT VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ODESSA, TX)
  • RENAL CENTER OF MIDLAND-ODESSA (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ODESSA, TX)
  • WEST TEXAS AMBULATORY SURG CTR LLC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ODESSA, TX)

Political contributions by individuals in Gardendale, TX

Amtrak station near Gardendale:

  • 12 miles: ODESSA (GREYHOUND STA., 2624 E. 8TH ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gardendale:

  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 11 miles; Odessa, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,108)
  • South Plains College (about 108 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 4,679)
  • Texas Tech University (about 112 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 25,860)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 113 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 2,626)
  • Angelo State University (about 120 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 5,118)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 160 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 2,746)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 160 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 3,947)

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

 
Ector County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
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AQI  PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 22.5. This is significantly better than average.
City:

22.5
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.88. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

6.88
U.S.:

9.59

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

GARDENDALE COUNTRY WATER INC (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, Public - Between JUL-2000 and SEP-2000, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.4%
(24.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.5%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.0%
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: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Gardendale, TX

Gardendale compared to Texas state average:

Gardendale, Texas environmental map by EPA

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Gardendale travel time to work - commute


Gardendale mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)
  • Other fuel (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gardendale CDP (based on Ector County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.27%
Here54.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of Christ
Adherents42.5%23.2%8.1%5.8%4.3%
Congregations26.7%5.8%2.5%6.7%13.3%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of GodChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents2.2%2.1%1.6%1.2%9.1%
Congregations3.3%1.7%7.5%1.7%30.8%
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: 15
This county:

1.16 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Ector County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 61
Ector County:

4.71 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
Ector County:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.1%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.6%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Ector County:

12.3%
Texas:

15.7%

6.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,765 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
Texas average:

8.37%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($183 average AGI)
Ector County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.20%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Midland County, TX  0.88% ($78,868 average AGI)
from Reeves County, TX  0.20% ($25,647)
from Ward County, TX  0.18% ($31,827)


5.78% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,158 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
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 Midland County, TX  1.07% ($50,746 average AGI)
to Lubbock County, TX  0.23% ($28,938)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.20% ($39,048)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gardendale:

  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWEL (1070 AM; daytime; 3 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: FAUSTINO QUIROZ)
  • KFLB (920 AM; 1 kW; ODESSA, TX; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • KMND (1510 AM; daytime; 2 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOZA (1230 AM; 1 kW; ODESSA, TX; Owner: MESA ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KRIL (1410 AM; 1 kW; ODESSA, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KJBC (1150 AM; daytime; 1 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: LA PROMESA FOUNDATION)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KLBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: SANDSHILLS COMMUNICATION, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KACT (1360 AM; 1 kW; ANDREWS, TX; Owner: ZIA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gardendale:

  • KFLB-FM (90.5 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCRS-FM (103.3 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNFM (92.3 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQLM (107.9 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: STELLAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • K254AQ (98.7 FM; GARDENDALE, TX; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHKX (99.1 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ENCORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KMCM (96.9 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ENCORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KODM (97.9 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMRK-FM (96.1 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFZX (102.1 FM; GARDENDALE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVW (88.7 FM; WEST ODESSA, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KQRX (95.1 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: ENCORE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KGEE (99.9 FM; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOCV (91.3 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ODESSA JR. COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KCHX (106.7 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBAT (93.3 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBMM (89.5 FM; ODESSA, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K208CF (89.5 FM; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Gardendale:

  • KMID (Channel 2; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF MIDLAND-ODESSA, L.L.C.)
  • KPEJ (Channel 24; ODESSA, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMLM (Channel 42; ODESSA, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPXK (Channel 30; ODESSA, TX; Owner: WINSTAR ODESSA, INC)
  • KUPB (Channel 18; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOSA-TV (Channel 7; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ICA BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KWES-TV (Channel 9; ODESSA, TX; Owner: MIDESSA TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KOCV-TV (Channel 36; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ODESSA JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KTLE-LP (Channel 60; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ADELANTE TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTLD-LP (Channel 49; ODESSA, TX; Owner: ADELANTE TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPDN-LP (Channel 27; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CTING, INC.)

Gardendale fatal accident list:

Aug 5, 2007 08:55 PM, Pecan, Goldenrod, Lat: 32.023033, Lon: -102.367225, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 2
May 7, 2006 02:00 PM, Sr-158, Dahlia, Lat: 32.035006, Lon: -102.382533, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Sep 1, 1982 07:15 PM, 158, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $28,000
Total average daily traffic: 5,730
Total average daily truck traffic: 767
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 8,590

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gardendale)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gardendale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7297E , Serial Number: 52297, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1959
    Registrant (Individual): William H Jr Evans, 5634 E Marigold St, Gardendale, TX 79758



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$166,6034$264,2506$194,9051$45,5201$93,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$112,0100$00$01$56,070
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$164,0952$206,5651$32,6501$80,750
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$236,9600$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$184,550
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1


Most common first names in Gardendale, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John979.7 years
Mary685.0 years
William676.6 years
James554.6 years
Robert573.4 years
Floyd466.5 years
Thomas478.7 years
Betty365.0 years
Billie363.4 years
Jack373.4 years
Most common last names in Gardendale, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller570.8 years
Barker469.2 years
Jones476.3 years
Davis481.0 years
Harrington458.5 years
Brown472.3 years
Smith474.2 years
Lansford379.6 years
Cunningham380.0 years
Kennedy390.6 years
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Stanley D. Benham (5)
  • James Winter (1)

Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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