Gun Barrel City, Texas

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Population in 2014: 5,956 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: +15.8%
 
Males: 2,657  (44.6%)
Females: 3,299  (55.4%)
Median resident age:  49.3 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75147.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,519 (it was $30,075 in 2000)
Gun Barrel City:

$33,519
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,393 (it was $21,046 in 2000)

Gun Barrel City town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $98,437 (it was $60,600 in 2000)
Gun Barrel City:

$98,437
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $936.

  • Races in Gun Barrel City, TX (2010)

    Gun Barrel City races chart
    • 5,08689.7%White alone
    • 3876.8%Hispanic
    • 751.3%Two or more races
    • 490.9%Black alone
    • 320.6%American Indian alone
    • 350.6%Asian alone
    • 70.1%Other race alone
    • 10.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Gun Barrel City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gun Barrel City: 91.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (25.6%), German (15.8%), Irish (11.9%), English (8.9%), French (3.2%), Italian (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 5.14 square miles.

Population density: 1,158 people per square mile   (low).

Gun Barrel City,TX real estate house value index trend

Gun Barrel City, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Gun Barrel City:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gun Barrel City town:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 13.4%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

159 residents are foreign born (0.8% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).

This town:

2.8%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,726 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $861 (1.0%)

Gun Barrel City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (41.8 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (49.4 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (50.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Mabank, TX (1.8 miles ), Tool, TX (2.0 miles ), Payne Springs, TX (2.0 miles ), Enchanted Oaks, TX (2.1 miles ), Seven Points, TX (2.1 miles ), Cedar Creek Lake, TX (2.3 miles ), Eustace, TX (2.8 miles ), Kemp, TX (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $67,000
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 1999: 51 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 2000: 46 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2001: 35 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 2002: 52 buildings, average cost: $70,200
  • 2003: 42 buildings, average cost: $80,300
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $86,300
  • 2005: 61 buildings, average cost: $92,400
  • 2006: 43 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 2007: 31 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2008: 28 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2009: 22 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2010: 29 buildings, average cost: $124,900
  • 2011: 16 buildings, average cost: $139,800
  • 2012: 105 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2013: 17 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $132,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.33 N, Longitude: 96.14 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): GBC

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Gun Barrel City household income distribution Gun Barrel City home values distribution

Crime rates in Gun Barrel City by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000100000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.016.30.00.00.00.00.00.017.30.0
Rapes 001810321013012
per 100,000 0.00.017.7133.4163.148.632.9165.116.551.80.017.333.6
Robberies 1005244212201
per 100,000 18.60.00.083.432.664.965.833.016.534.534.60.016.8
Assaults 51073931415314285019105
per 100,000 93.0182.0123.6650.2505.6664.7871.3231.1461.1863.4328.9172.984.1
Burglaries 21415467725649496762815039
per 100,000 390.8746.1953.41,117.01,174.4907.9805.5809.01,103.21,070.61,402.1864.3655.9
Thefts 83128182285210186260209227237201134138
per 100,000 1,544.52,329.43,213.34,751.63,425.23,015.64,274.23,450.63,737.94,092.63,479.32,316.32,320.9
Auto thefts 16222898149447171512
per 100,000 297.7400.4494.4150.1130.5227.0148.066.065.9120.9294.3259.3201.8
Arson 0001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.016.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 142.7222.6284.8564.2524.3409.7478.3404.0356.3492.1350.8267.4212.0

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Crime rate in Gun Barrel City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 19 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.35
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,512 (+41.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Gun Barrel City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Gun Barrel City, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Gun Barrel City-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 108% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the Gun Barrel City town center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gun Barrel City-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 273.8 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 162.1 miles away from Gun Barrel 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 188.9 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 450.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 299.4 miles away from Gun Barrel City center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 301.5 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 Henderson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gun Barrel City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gun Barrel City:

  • CARING HEARTS HOSPICE (1837 W MAIN)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Gun Barrel City:

  • MABANK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MABANK, TX)
  • LIGHTED PATHWAYS HEALTH SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SEVEN POINTS, TX)
  • KEMP CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; KEMP, 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)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • KERENS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; KERENS, TX)

Airports and heliports located in Gun Barrel City:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gun Barrel City:

  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 19 miles; Athens, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,333)
  • Navarro College (about 28 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 42 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Eastfield College (about 46 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 50 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • El Centro College (about 50 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 52 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)

Public elementary/middle school in Gun Barrel City:

  • LAKEVIEW EL (Location: 306 HARBOR POINT RD, Grades: KG-4)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • There is a hospital in Tyler, TX, Trinity Mother Frances Health System. For more information, see their web site at www.tmfhs.org. - Thanks
  • First Baptist Gun Barrel City, http://www.fbcgbc.org

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Notable locations in Gun Barrel City: Gun Barrel City Fire Department (A), Gun Barrel City Fire Department Substation (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Gun Barrel City: Disciple Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 72.9. This is about average.

City:

72.9
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 3.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.41
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.717. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.717
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.7%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 55.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 32.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.5%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.1%
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: 0.9% of all households
34 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Gun Barrel City (2011 data):

  • Southside Bank: Gun Barrel City Branch at 901 West Main, branch established on 2006/02/15. Info updated 2008/10/01: Bank assets: $3,303.8 mil, Deposits: $2,331.5 mil, headquarters in Tyler, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Southside Bancshares, Incorporated
  • Woodforest National Bank: Gun Barrel Wal-Mart Branch at 1200 West Main St., branch established on 2001/11/29. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • First State Bank: Gun Barrel City Branch at 118 W. Main St, branch established on 2005/06/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $334.5 mil, Deposits: $296.0 mil, headquarters in Athens, TX, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Jane Austin Chapman Limited Partnership, L.P.
  • Prosperity Bank: Gun Barrel 2 Branch at 201 North Gun Barrel Lane, branch established on 1985/12/17. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.9
Texas average:

14.4

Gun Barrel City travel time to work - commute Gun Barrel City mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gun Barrel City town (based on Henderson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,143122
Catholic8,5604
Mainline Protestant3,93623
Black Protestant8486
Other5633
None38,482-
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: 13
Henderson County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Henderson County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Here:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Henderson County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

11.2%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Gun Barrel City:

49.7%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Gun Barrel City:

44.9%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.9
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gun Barrel City:

22.8%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Gun Barrel City:

11.8%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gun Barrel City:

35.2%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Gun Barrel City:

53.7%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Gun Barrel City:

74.7%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gun Barrel City, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Judicial and Legal 2$4,271$25,6261$1,049
Police Protection - Officers 18$41,572$27,7150$0
Police - Other 5$9,277$22,2651$1,260
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$660
Other and Unallocable 3$6,511$26,0440$0
Financial Administration 1$2,471$29,6520$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$102
Other Government Administration 3$8,163$32,6520$0
Firefighters 3$6,735$26,9400$0
Streets and Highways 6$11,287$22,5740$0
Totals for Government 41$90,287$26,4254$3,071

8.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,655 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.16%
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 Smith County, TX  1.09% ($32,746 average AGI)
from Kaufman County, TX  1.09% ($30,694)
from Dallas County, TX  1.01% ($41,413)


7.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,343 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
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 Smith County, TX  1.26% ($33,124 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  0.86% ($72,005)
to Kaufman County, TX  0.86% ($30,416)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gun Barrel City:

  • 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.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KVCI (1510 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANTON, TX; Owner: CANTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gun Barrel City:

  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • 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)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; MALAKOFF, TX; Owner: CEDAR CREEK RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Gun Barrel City:

  • 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)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
Gun Barrel City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Gun Barrel City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 35m115ftTotal length
  • $433,000Total costs
  • 47,700Total average daily traffic
  • 2,717Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$73,20567$95,77977$106,1158$11,16847$96,198
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$64,19012$46,42511$93,2552$94,3853$145,297
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$87,57525$61,15538$81,76012$18,74310$68,634
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$46,7706$67,90827$89,2283$35,0006$58,337
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$03$65,3605$104,5140$02$82,295
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9506.00 , 9509.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED18$109,1724$108,4357$117,050
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$94,1951$158,1701$130,970
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$62,0600$01$62,060
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9506.00 , 9509.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 64
  • Hazardous Condition: 108
  • Service Call: 131
  • Good Intent Call: 20

Incident types - Gun Barrel City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gun Barrel City, TX

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (94%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Gun Barrel City, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Best Western1Lowe's1
Blockbuster1Nike2
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1Sprint Nextel1
Dennys1Subway2
FedEx1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul3
KFC1UPS2
La Quinta1Walmart1

Gun Barrel City compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Gun Barrel City on our top lists:

  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households) (population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Iran (population 500+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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