Groesbeck, Texas

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Population in 2017: 4,318 (89% urban, 11% rural).
Population change since 2000: +0.6%
 
Males: 2,267  (52.5%)
Females: 2,051  (47.5%)
Median resident age:

33.0 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76642.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,893 (it was $24,880 in 2000)
Groesbeck:

$36,893
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,068 (it was $12,005 in 2000)

Groesbeck city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $106,463 (it was $48,100 in 2000)
Groesbeck:

$106,463
TX:

$172,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $686.

March 2019 cost of living index in Groesbeck: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 33.1%
(27.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.3% for Black residents, 16.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.7% for other race residents, 51.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Groesbeck, TX (2017)
    • 2,40653.0%White alone
    • 1,10624.4%Hispanic
    • 89619.7%Black alone
    • 320.7%Asian alone
    • 330.7%Two or more races
    • 90.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 40.09%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Groesbeck, Texas as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Groesbeck is 154 to 1.


Crime rates in Groesbeck by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(67.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.3)
1
(23.4)
3
(69.8)
1
(22.6)
4
(90.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(115.8)
3
(69.8)
4
(92.6)
5
(115.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(45.8)
5
(116.4)
3
(70.1)
2
(46.6)
3
(67.9)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(69.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.3)
1
(23.1)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(180.8)
6
(134.0)
5
(114.5)
10
(232.7)
5
(116.8)
10
(232.8)
15
(339.4)
3
(67.7)
2
(46.0)
10
(232.3)
3
(69.5)
4
(93.0)
3
(69.4)
5
(115.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(519.9)
26
(580.9)
32
(732.6)
22
(512.0)
32
(747.8)
32
(745.1)
19
(430.0)
21
(473.9)
15
(345.0)
21
(487.9)
20
(463.1)
43
(1,000)
28
(648.1)
36
(834.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
49
(1,108)
34
(759.6)
38
(870.0)
49
(1,140)
51
(1,192)
40
(931.3)
32
(724.1)
18
(406.2)
35
(805.0)
39
(906.1)
49
(1,135)
57
(1,326)
86
(1,991)
58
(1,344)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(135.6)
4
(89.4)
2
(45.8)
0
(0.0)
8
(187.0)
3
(69.8)
3
(67.9)
3
(67.7)
3
(69.0)
2
(46.5)
3
(69.5)
2
(46.5)
3
(69.4)
7
(162.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)188.7105.0126.4181.5178.1211.4170.9147.471.1141.5189.9208.2225.5241.0

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City-data.com crime index in Groesbeck, TX

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

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

2.09
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: Irish (12.0%), German (7.8%), American (3.9%), English (1.6%), Norwegian (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.76 square miles.

Population density: 1,148 people per square mile   (low).

Groesbeck, Texas map

544 residents are foreign born (10.6% Latin America).

This city:

12.0%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,638 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,362 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (36.8 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Arlington, TX (88.8 miles , pop. 332,969).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (89.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Thornton, TX (2.9 miles ),
Personville, TX (3.2 miles ),
Mexia, TX (3.4 miles ),
Tehuacana, TX (3.9 miles ),
Kosse, TX (4.0 miles ),
Teague, TX (4.0 miles ),
Coolidge, TX (4.2 miles ),
Mart, TX (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 31.52 N, Longitude: 96.53 W

Area code: 254

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $56,200
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $105,600
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $63,800
  • 2007: 16 buildings, average cost: $74,800
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $74,800
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $218,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $195,200
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $135,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Groesbeck, TX residents
Average permit cost in Groesbeck, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Groesbeck, TX
Historical housing units in Groesbeck, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +892 (+26.2%).
Most common industries in Groesbeck, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Educational services (14.1%)
  • Public administration (9.4%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (6.8%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.1%)
  • Educational services (22.3%)
  • Public administration (12.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.3%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (3.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Groesbeck, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Registered nurses (5.6%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.3%)

Average climate in Groesbeck, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Groesbeck-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the Groesbeck city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/10/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 77 people.

Earthquake activity:

Groesbeck-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 81% 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 268.6 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 414.6 miles away from Groesbeck 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 217.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 210.3 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 233.2 miles away from Groesbeck 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 250.4 miles away from Groesbeck 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 Limestone County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Groesbeck:

  • JANE GROUP HOME (103 JANE DRIVE)
  • LIMESTONE MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 701 MCCLINTIC DRIVE)
  • PARKSIDE GROUP HOME (612 PARKSIDE DRIVE)
  • GROESBECK LTC PARTNERS INC (607 PARKSIDE DR)
  • PARK PLAZA NURSING CENTER (6707 PARKSIDE DR)
  • WINDSOR HEALTHCARE RESIDENCE LTD (1025 W YEAGUA)
  • WINDSOR MANOR NURSING CENTER (1025 W YEAGUA ST)

Airports located in Groesbeck:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Groesbeck:

  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 34 miles; Waco, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,210)
  • Baylor University (about 35 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • McLennan Community College (about 39 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Navarro College (about 39 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • Hill College (about 48 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Temple College (about 58 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 3,796)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 62 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)

Public high schools in Groesbeck:

Public elementary/middle schools in Groesbeck:

  • ENGE-WASHINGTON INT (Location: 801 S ELLIS, Grades: 2-6)
  • H O WHITEHURST EL (Location: 801 S ELLIS, Grades: PK-2)
See full list of schools located in Groesbeck

Library in Groesbeck:

  • MAFFETT MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $85,045; Location: 601 W YEAGUA ST; 22,700 books; 1,000 e-books; 725 audio materials; 1,000 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 4 other licensed databases; 22 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Groesbeck: Limestone County Courthouse (A), Limestone County Historical Museum (B), Groesbeck Volunteer Fire Department (C), Mental Health - Mental Retardation Center Heart of Texas (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Groesbeck include: Dennis Chapel (A), Lone Star Baptist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Bethel Baptist Church (D), Grace Tabernacle Church of God in Christ (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Court: Limestone County - District Clerk- District Judge- 77th Judicial Dist (Courthouse).

Birthplace of: Joe Don Baker - Film actor, Rhett Bomar - Football player, Frankie Smith (American football) - Football player.

Limestone County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.2%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Groesbeck in 2010:

  • 863 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 111 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Groesbeck in 2000:

  • 902 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 79 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children

Banks with branches in Groesbeck (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: at 409 South Ellis Street, branch established on 1982/06/18. Info updated 2008/12/09: Bank assets: $52.7 mil, Deposits: $47.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: First Groesbeck Holding Company
  • Farmers State Bank: at 121 South Ellis Street, branch established on 1913/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $126.7 mil, Deposits: $114.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Groesbeck Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Groesbeck:

Marital status in Groesbeck, TX
  • Never married: 26.5%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 21.0%

For population 25 years and over in Groesbeck:

  • High school or higher: 78.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Groesbeck
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Groesbeck, TX (based on Limestone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,83052
Mainline Protestant2,31413
Black Protestant1,0987
Catholic8651
Other2542
None10,023-
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: 6
This county:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Limestone County:

1.34 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
This county:

9.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

8.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.3%
Texas:

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

13.5%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Groesbeck:

45.9%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.0%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Groesbeck:

28.5
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.9%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.8%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Groesbeck:

28.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

54.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Groesbeck, 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 9$28,488$37,9840$0
Water Supply 8$24,013$36,0200$0
Sewerage 4$14,962$44,8860$0
Streets and Highways 3$7,001$28,0040$0
Other Government Administration 3$10,497$41,9880$0
Financial Administration 3$8,130$32,5200$0
Judicial and Legal 2$5,055$30,3300$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,900$22,8000$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,351$28,2120$0
Health 1$2,779$33,3480$0
Local Libraries 1$2,958$35,4962$3,219
Solid Waste Management 0$0 3$1,510
Totals for Government 36$108,134$36,0455$4,729

Groesbeck government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $289,000 ($66.93)
    Regular Highways: $103,000 ($23.85)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,077,000 ($249.42)
    Water Utilities: $764,000 ($176.93)
    Police Protection: $580,000 ($134.32)
    Sewerage: $471,000 ($109.08)
    Regular Highways: $454,000 ($105.14)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $224,000 ($51.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $190,000 ($44.00)
    Libraries: $133,000 ($30.80)
    General - Other: $114,000 ($26.40)
    Local Fire Protection: $101,000 ($23.39)
    Health - Other: $73,000 ($16.91)
    Financial Administration: $29,000 ($6.72)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $50,000 ($11.58)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($2.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $260,000 ($60.21)
    General - Other: $93,000 ($21.54)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,351,000 ($312.88)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $179,000 ($41.45)

Groesbeck government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $547,000 ($126.68)
    Other: $99,000 ($22.93)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($6.95)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $493,000 ($114.17)
    Water Utilities: $145,000 ($33.58)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $30,000 ($6.95)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000 ($0.69)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $225,000 ($52.11)
    General Revenue - Other: $49,000 ($11.35)
    Interest Earnings: $37,000 ($8.57)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,392,000 ($322.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $32,000 ($7.41)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,000 ($1.16)
  • Tax - Property: $702,000 ($162.58)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $670,000 ($155.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $303,000 ($70.17)
    Other Selective Sales: $29,000 ($6.72)

Groesbeck government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,215,000 ($744.56)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,025,000 ($700.56)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $190,000 ($44.00)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,402,000 ($324.69)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $51,000 ($11.81)

6.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,177 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.55%
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 McLennan County, TX  0.94% ($48,197 average AGI)
from Freestone County, TX  0.79% ($33,917)
from Harris County, TX  0.41% ($67,839)


6.58% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,667 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
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 McLennan County, TX  1.48% ($35,009 average AGI)
to Freestone County, TX  1.03% ($31,564)
to Dallas County, TX  0.30% ($42,261)
Businesses in Groesbeck, TX
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Lane Furniture1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul1
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Strongest AM radio stations in Groesbeck:

  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Groesbeck:

  • KYCX-FM (104.9 FM; MEXIA, TX; Owner: MJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Groesbeck:

  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KWBU-TV (Channel 34; WACO, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
Groesbeck fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Groesbeck fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 41Number of bridges
  • 364ft / 111mTotal length
  • $19,563,000Total costs
  • 70,980Total average daily traffic
  • 13,522Total average daily truck traffic
  • 99,065Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
New bridges in Groesbeck, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51920-1929
  • 61930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 61950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 72000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Groesbeck, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

122 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Groesbeck)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Groesbeck, TX)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Groesbeck)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-200T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 2907Q , Serial Number: 34-7970349, Airworthiness Date: 06/27/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 05/18/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Watts Aviation Services LLC, Po Box 82, Groesbeck, TX 76642
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 55623 , Serial Number: 28-7305427, Year manufactured: 1973, Certificate Issue Date: 07/23/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Vector Aviation Services LLC, Po Box 82, Groesbeck, TX 76642
  • Aircraft: HAMMER ROBERT H JR CHALLENGER II CW (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HIRTH 3203 (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 788RH , Serial Number: 0788, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 1520 Lcr 454, Groesbeck, TX 76642
  • Aircraft: DARRELL G SORENSEN SPRINT MX II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 460JS , Serial Number: 0686, Certificate Issue Date: 12/01/2011
    Registrant (Individual): Darrell G Sorensen, Po Box 82, Groesbeck, TX 76642
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/05/2018

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 44. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 120 took place in 2005, and the least - 0 in 2012. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Groesbeck, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (68.7%), and Structure Fires (20.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Groesbeck, TX
    • 51068.7%Outside Fires
    • 14920.1%Structure Fires
    • 577.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 263.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Groesbeck, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Groesbeck, Texas:

  • Best Western, 1012 N Ellis St, Groesbeck, Texas 76642 , Phone: (254) 729-0077
  • Days Inn And Suites, 1304 North Hwy 14, Groesbeck, Texas 76642 , Phone: (254) 729-3335, Fax: (254) 729-3477
  • Motel 6, 302 S Ellis St, Groesbeck, Texas 76642 , Phone: (254) 729-3017, Fax: (254) 729-5888
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Groesbeck, Texas
Most common first names in Groesbeck, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6276.4 years
Mary6080.8 years
William5375.3 years
John4673.4 years
George3573.9 years
Thomas3075.7 years
Ruby2883.3 years
Charles2672.2 years
Willie2676.4 years
Joe2169.1 years
Most common last names in Groesbeck, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3676.5 years
Jones3375.8 years
Wilson3078.4 years
Jackson3078.1 years
Sanders2480.4 years
Sims2480.4 years
Davis2177.5 years
Williams2175.6 years
Johnson1979.0 years
Thompson1979.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Groesbeck, TX
  • 54.0%Electricity
  • 44.4%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Groesbeck, TX
  • 65.8%Electricity
  • 34.2%Utility gas


Groesbeck compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Groesbeck on our top lists:

  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) (population 1,000+)"
There are 6 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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