Granite Shoals, Texas

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Population in 2017: 5,114 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +150.7%
Males: 2,388  (46.7%)
Females: 2,726  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

37.5 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78654.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,388 (it was $31,283 in 2000)
Granite Shoals:

$46,388
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,239 (it was $17,434 in 2000)

Granite Shoals city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $137,893 (it was $62,300 in 2000)
Granite Shoals:

$137,893
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $190,306; detached houses: $235,198; mobile homes: $47,548

Median gross rent in 2017: $884.

March 2019 cost of living index in Granite Shoals: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.2%
(27.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Granite Shoals, TX (2010)
    • 2,55051.9%White alone
    • 2,22245.3%Hispanic
    • 491.0%Black alone
    • 430.9%Two or more races
    • 240.5%American Indian alone
    • 140.3%Asian alone
    • 80.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Granite Shoals, Texas as of July 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Granite Shoals is 304 to 1.


Crime rates in Granite Shoals by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(43.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(41.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.4)
2
(39.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.2)
6
(121.5)
1
(19.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(68.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(301.2)
3
(124.9)
6
(214.7)
7
(247.4)
11
(382.3)
16
(551.0)
6
(119.7)
9
(179.0)
5
(101.1)
1
(20.3)
12
(239.1)
7
(137.1)
7
(135.8)
5
(97.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(430.3)
12
(499.6)
51
(1,825)
29
(1,025)
37
(1,286)
23
(792.0)
41
(817.9)
13
(258.6)
16
(323.6)
24
(486.0)
18
(358.7)
4
(78.4)
4
(77.6)
3
(58.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(473.3)
33
(1,374)
46
(1,646)
50
(1,767)
29
(1,008)
24
(826.4)
38
(758.0)
27
(537.1)
29
(586.5)
28
(567.0)
36
(717.4)
40
(783.7)
25
(485.2)
20
(388.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(129.1)
7
(291.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(69.5)
3
(103.3)
9
(179.5)
7
(139.2)
9
(182.0)
2
(40.5)
0
(0.0)
5
(98.0)
6
(116.4)
2
(38.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(71.6)
1
(35.3)
1
(34.8)
1
(34.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(40.4)
1
(20.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)205.7171.5236.6202.5212.4255.2157.892.5137.5161.2117.672.161.357.7

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City-data.com crime index in Granite Shoals, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: German (21.5%), American (8.2%), Irish (7.3%), English (4.1%), Welsh (1.4%), Swedish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 2.46 square miles.

Population density: 2,076 people per square mile   (low).

Granite Shoals, Texas map

558 residents are foreign born (10.3% Latin America).

This city:

10.6%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,261 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,390 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Round Rock, TX (42.5 miles , pop. 61,136).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (42.7 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (78.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Highland Haven, TX (1.3 miles ),
Sunrise Beach Village, TX (1.5 miles ),
Horseshoe Bay, TX (1.7 miles ),
Cottonwood Shores, TX (2.0 miles ),
Meadowlakes, TX (2.3 miles ),
Marble Falls, TX (2.5 miles ),
Kingsland, TX (2.6 miles ),
Round Mountain, TX (3.2 miles)

Latitude: 30.59 N, Longitude: 98.38 W

Area code: 830

Distribution of median household income in Granite Shoals, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Granite Shoals, TX in 2017
Granite Shoals satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $138,000
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2000: 13 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2002: 26 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2003: 37 buildings, average cost: $140,800
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $266,100
  • 2005: 35 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2006: 35 buildings, average cost: $271,400
  • 2007: 29 buildings, average cost: $271,400
  • 2008: 23 buildings, average cost: $223,600
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $223,600
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $159,100
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $262,900
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $262,900
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $262,900
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $262,900
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $262,900
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $262,900
  • 2017: 15 buildings, average cost: $194,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Granite Shoals, TX residents
Average permit cost in Granite Shoals, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Granite Shoals, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (18.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (31.1%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.4%)
  • Utilities (3.4%)
  • Public administration (3.4%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (2.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.3%)
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Granite Shoals, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Construction laborers (5.3%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (5.3%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.7%)
  • Carpenters (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Cashiers (4.1%)

Average climate in Granite Shoals, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Granite Shoals-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the Granite Shoals city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused $15 million in damages.

On 5/6/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Granite Shoals-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% 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 219.5 miles away from the city 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 298.0 miles away from Granite Shoals center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 123.8 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 303.5 miles away from Granite Shoals center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 117.2 miles away from Granite Shoals center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 117.9 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 Burnet County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Granite Shoals topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Granite Shoals:

  • NORTHWOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARBLE FALLS, TX)
  • ALLIED HEALTH CARE OF MARBLE FALLS INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MARBLE FALLS, TX)
  • BURNET COUNTY COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MARBLE FALLS, TX)
  • NNA - MARBLE FALLS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; MARBLE FALLS, TX)
  • SETON HIGHLAND LAKES HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; BURNET, TX)
  • SUNSET COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BURNET, TX)
  • OAKS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BURNET, TX)

Airports located in Granite Shoals:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Granite Shoals:

  • Concordia University-Texas (about 35 miles; Austin, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,192)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 44 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 45 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • Austin Community College District (about 46 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 25,957)
  • Central Texas College (about 51 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • Texas State University (about 56 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 29,202)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 64 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)

Public elementary/middle school in Granite Shoals:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Granite Shoals: Granite Shoals Fire Department (A), Marble Falls Area Emergency Medical Services Satellite Station (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Granite Shoals: Sherwood Shores Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Elm Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Granite Shoals that have no violations reported:

  • CRACKER BARREL GROCERY (Population served: 250, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

74.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.9%
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: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Granite Shoals (2011 data):

  • Anthem Bank & Trust: Granite Shoals Branch at 8110 West Fm 1431, branch established on 2005/12/28. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $119.8 mil, Deposits: $92.9 mil, headquarters in Plaquemine, LA, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Granite Shoals:

Marital status in Granite Shoals, TX
  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

For population 25 years and over in Granite Shoals:

  • High school or higher: 82.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.8
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Granite Shoals, TX (based on Burnet County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,54156
Catholic4,6874
Mainline Protestant4,01916
Other7381
Black Protestant1821
None21,583-
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: 5
Here:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Burnet County:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This county:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Burnet County:

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
This county:

8.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Burnet County:

26.3%
State:

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

15.2%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Granite Shoals:

46.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Granite Shoals:

41.6%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Granite Shoals:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Granite Shoals:

24.8%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Granite Shoals:

10.5%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.6%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Granite Shoals:

50.8%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Granite Shoals:

75.2%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Granite Shoals, 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
Police Protection - Officers 8$38,411$57,6170$0
Streets and Highways 6$16,556$33,1120$0
Water Supply 4$14,577$43,7310$0
Other and Unallocable 2$9,020$54,1201$1,401
Financial Administration 2$9,170$55,0200$0
Other Government Administration 2$12,314$73,8840$0
Judicial and Legal 2$4,678$28,0680$0
Police - Other 1$2,832$33,9840$0
Firefighters 1$5,336$64,0325$5,072
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 28$112,894$48,3836$6,473

Granite Shoals government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,608,000 ($314.43)
    Central Staff Services: $821,000 ($160.54)
    Police Protection: $766,000 ($149.78)
    Regular Highways: $349,000 ($68.24)
    Local Fire Protection: $249,000 ($48.69)
    Financial Administration: $151,000 ($29.53)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $115,000 ($22.49)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $110,000 ($21.51)
    Parks and Recreation: $100,000 ($19.55)
    Health - Other: $54,000 ($10.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($6.84)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Financial Administration: $39,000 ($7.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,636,000 ($319.91)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $265,000 ($51.82)

Granite Shoals government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $181,000 ($35.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($6.84)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $38,000 ($7.43)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $231,000 ($45.17)
    Fines and Forfeits: $81,000 ($15.84)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,700,000 ($332.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $21,000 ($4.11)
  • Tax - Property: $1,893,000 ($370.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $115,000 ($22.49)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $81,000 ($15.84)
    Other License: $60,000 ($11.73)

Granite Shoals government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,965,000 ($2535.20)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,320,000 ($2409.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $645,000 ($126.12)

Granite Shoals government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $131,000 ($25.62)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,512,000 ($295.66)

10.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($76,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.42%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Travis County, TX  1.79% ($71,093 average AGI)
from Williamson County, TX  1.60% ($74,375)
from Llano County, TX  0.86% ($39,993)


8.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($140,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.01%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Travis County, TX  1.16% ($80,995 average AGI)
to Llano County, TX  1.02% ($50,434)
to Williamson County, TX  0.99% ($57,190)

Strongest AM radio stations in Granite Shoals:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KHLB (1340 AM; 1 kW; BURNET, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC.)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KVET (1300 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQQA (1530 AM; 10 kW; CREEDMOOR, TX; Owner: YELLOW ROSE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMOP (900 AM; 5 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA SPORTSTALK, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KJCE (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROLLINGWOOD, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Granite Shoals:

  • KDHT (93.3 FM; CEDAR PARK, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KHHL (98.9 FM; LEANDER, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KHLB-FM (106.9 FM; BURNET, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KXXS (104.9 FM; MARBLE FALLS, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KITY (102.9 FM; LLANO, TX; Owner: BK RADIO)
  • KBAE (96.3 FM; LLANO, TX; Owner: RAWHIDE RADIO, LLC)
  • KBEY (92.5 FM; BURNET, TX; Owner: MUNBILLA BROADCASTING PROPERTIES, LTD.)
  • KFMK (105.9 FM; ROUND ROCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHFI-FM (96.7 FM; GEORGETOWN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAMX (94.7 FM; LULING, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KKMJ-FM (95.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KMFA (89.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION, INC)
  • KASE-FM (100.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVET-FM (98.1 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLBJ-FM (93.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KEYI-FM (103.5 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KBMD (88.5 FM; MARBLE FALLS, TX; Owner: MEDIA FOR THE HOLY FAMILY FOUNDATION)
  • KUT (90.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN)
  • KFAN-FM (107.9 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TX; Owner: FRITZ BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Granite Shoals:

  • KXAM-TV (Channel 14; LLANO, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC)
  • KAKW (Channel 62; KILLEEN, TX; Owner: KAKW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KBEJ (Channel 2; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: CORRIDOR TELEVISION, L.L.P.)
  • KTBC (Channel 7; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KTBC LICENSE, INC.)
  • KEYE-TV (Channel 42; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KVUE (Channel 24; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KVUE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLRU (Channel 18; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITAL OF TEXAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KQUX-CA (Channel 11; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KXAN-TV (Channel 36; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KNVA (Channel 54; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: 54 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBVO-CA (Channel 49; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
Granite Shoals fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Granite Shoals fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 1.1mTotal length
  • $5,000Total costs
  • 8,480Total average daily traffic
  • 424Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,870Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Granite Shoals)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Water Tower Sherwood And Blue Briar Sts (Lat: 30.584083 Lon: -98.393083), Call Sign: KNEF466,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.100 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/2012, Expiration Date: 12/09/2022, Registrant: Xpm Communications, Horseshoe Bay, TX 78657, Phone: (512) 963-9093

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Granite Shoals)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • HALL GORDON L DBA, 1701 County Road 416, Granite Shoals, TX 78654
    Certificate: D002213 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 05/30/2018, Expiration Date: 05/29/2019

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2110G , Serial Number: 51410, Year manufactured: 1958, Certificate Issue Date: 09/29/2003
    Registrant (Individual): John A Burns, 12 Beaver Is, Granite Shoals, TX 78654
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 7-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 25424 , Serial Number: F7-772, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 04/08/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Gordon L Dba Hall, 1701 County Road 416, Granite Shoals, TX 78654, Other Owners: Star Balloon Port Lone
  • Aircraft: NORTH WING UUM INC SCOUT X-C (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912UL SERIES (80 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3950N , Serial Number: LS9004, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 04/06/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 10/05/2015
    Registrant (LLC): Flight Texas LLC, 1401 Green Forest Dr, Granite Shoals, TX 78654
  • Aircraft: AIRBORNE WINDSPORTS PTY LTD EDGE OUTBACK (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 51073 , Serial Number: 582-880, Airworthiness Date: 01/15/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 07/27/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Flight Texas LLC, 1401 Green Forest Dr, Granite Shoals, TX 78654
  • Aircraft: MAGERSTADT DAVID E EDGE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9375R , Serial Number: 582-703, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 01/01/2010, Certificate Issue Date: 08/30/2013
    Registrant (LLC): Flight Texas LLC, 1401 Green Forest Dr, Granite Shoals, TX 78654

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 28. The highest number of fires - 71 took place in 2008, and the least - 3 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Granite Shoals, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (48.0%), and Structure Fires (41.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Granite Shoals, TX
    • 22848.0%Outside Fires
    • 19841.7%Structure Fires
    • 428.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 71.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Granite Shoals, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Granite Shoals, TX
  • 84.9%Electricity
  • 12.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Granite Shoals, TX
  • 100.0%Electricity


Granite Shoals compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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