Goodlow, Texas

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2014: 199 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -24.6%
Males: 98  (49.4%)
Females: 101  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  48.4 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 75144.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $31,439 (it was $14,531 in 2000)
Goodlow:

$31,439
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,312 (it was $9,569 in 2000)

Goodlow city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $32,028 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Goodlow:

$32,028
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $49,668; Detached houses: $52,919; Mobile homes: $39,311

Median gross rent in 2016: $655.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2016 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Goodlow, TX (2010)

    Goodlow races chart
    • 17487.0%Black alone
    • 136.5%White alone
    • 126.0%Hispanic
    • 10.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Goodlow: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.
Goodlow, TX forum
Discuss Goodlow, Texas on our local forum with over 2,000,000 registered users

Ancestries: European (4.3%), African (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 193 people per square mile   (very low).

Goodlow,TX real estate house value index trend

Goodlow, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Goodlow:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 21.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Goodlow city:

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 40.2%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 27.6%

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $290 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $497 (0.9%)

Goodlow satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (51.4 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (57.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Kerens, TX (1.1 miles ), Powell, TX (2.5 miles) , Trinidad, TX (2.8 miles ), Eureka, TX (2.9 miles ), Mildred, TX (3.0 miles ), Star Harbor, TX (3.3 miles ), Tool, TX (3.4 miles ), Cedar Creek Lake, TX (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 32.12 N, Longitude: 96.22 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Goodlow household income distribution Goodlow home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -51 (-16.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (35%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Wholesale trade (16%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (28%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (25%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (34%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (3%)

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

Average climate in Goodlow, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Goodlow, Texas average temperatures Goodlow, Texas average precipitation Goodlow, Texas humidity Goodlow, Texas wind speed Goodlow, Texas snowfall Goodlow, Texas sunshine Goodlow, Texas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Goodlow-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Goodlow city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.2 miles away from the city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Goodlow-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% 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 272.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 176.4 miles away from Goodlow 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 441.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 200.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 223.7 miles away from Goodlow center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 313.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Navarro County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 4, Winds: 4, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Goodlow topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Goodlow:

  • KERENS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; KERENS, TX)
  • KERENS SOUTHWOOD INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; KERENS, TX)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING SERVICES AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • WEE CARE CONNECTION HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • SUNVIEW CARE AND REHAB CENTER LLC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • ANGELS AT HOME INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goodlow:

  • Navarro College (about 17 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 22 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 48 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Hill College (about 52 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Eastfield College (about 55 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 57 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • El Centro College (about 58 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)

Click to draw/clear city borders

Navarro 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 2016: 23.9%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.9% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Texas average:

14.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Goodlow city (based on Navarro County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,02379
Mainline Protestant4,04123
Black Protestant1,90511
Catholic1,8001
Other4503
None22,516-
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: 7
Navarro County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Navarro County:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Navarro County:

28.8%
Texas:

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

18.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.2%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.1%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Goodlow:

30.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

16.0%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Goodlow:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Goodlow:

37.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

51.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.1%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Goodlow, 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
Water Supply 0$0 2$2,568
Totals for Government 0$0 2$2,568

6.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
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 Ellis County, TX  1.04% ($32,049 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.99% ($36,742)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.40% ($45,000)


6.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,061 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
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 Dallas County, TX  1.01% ($24,639 average AGI)
to Ellis County, TX  0.96% ($32,193)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.52% ($25,244)

Strongest AM radio stations in Goodlow:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAND (1340 AM; 1 kW; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: CORSICANA MEDIA, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Goodlow:

  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; MALAKOFF, TX; Owner: CEDAR CREEK RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KYYK (98.3 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Goodlow:

  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • 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)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, 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)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)

Goodlow fatal accident list:

Sep 21, 2002 03:00 PM, Sr-309, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $9,000Total costs
  • 2,220Total average daily traffic
  • 88Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,250Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)

Goodlow compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
Cost of Living Calculator