Gustine, Texas

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Population in 2014: 459 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.4%
 
Males: 242  (52.8%)
Females: 217  (47.2%)
Median resident age:  35.8 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 76455.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,104 (it was $28,889 in 2000)
Gustine:

$39,104
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $18,736 (it was $12,666 in 2000)

Gustine town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $59,190 (it was $27,700 in 2000)
Gustine:

$59,190
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $142,148; Detached houses: $158,328; Mobile homes: $43,420

Median gross rent in 2016: $562.

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  • Races in Gustine, TX (2010)

    Gustine races chart
    • 27457.6%White alone
    • 19741.4%Hispanic
    • 30.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gustine: 78.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (9.4%), Irish (5.2%), German (4.7%), English (2.7%), Norwegian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.91 square miles.

Population density: 503 people per square mile   (low).

Gustine,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Gustine:

  • High school or higher: 74.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gustine town:

  • Never married: 34.5%
  • Now married: 48.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 12.2%

97 residents are foreign born (15.7% Latin America).

This town:

15.7%
Texas:

16.7%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Gustine, Texas as of December 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Gustine to the number of sex offenders is 310 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,503 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $765 (1.7%)

Gustine satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Killeen, TX (64.9 miles , pop. 86,911).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (87.9 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (115.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Comanche, TX (3.5 miles ), Dublin, TX (4.1 miles ), Hamilton, TX (4.4 miles ), De Leon, TX (4.5 miles ), Blanket, TX (4.8 miles ), Hico, TX (4.9 miles ), Mullin-Priddy, TX (4.9 miles ), Mullin, TX (5.0 miles) .

Latitude: 31.85 N, Longitude: 98.40 W

Area code: 325

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

4.2%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +27 (+6.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Other services, except public administration (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Utilities (2%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (25%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Gustine, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Gustine-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 50% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the Gustine town center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.3 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gustine-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% 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 160.5 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 313.4 miles away from Gustine 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 277.4 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 225.5 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 210.5 miles away from Gustine 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 203.1 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 Comanche County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gustine topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gustine:

  • COMANCHE COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; COMANCHE, TX)
  • WESTERN HILLS HEALTHCARE RESIDENCE LTD (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; COMANCHE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gustine:

  • Tarleton State University (about 28 miles; Stephenville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,882)
  • Cisco College (about 52 miles; Cisco, TX; FT enrollment: 2,687)
  • Central Texas College (about 62 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • Weatherford College (about 72 miles; Weatherford, TX; FT enrollment: 4,080)
  • McLennan Community College (about 75 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 78 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)
  • Hill College (about 79 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)

Public high school in Gustine:

  • GUSTINE SCHOOL (Students: 232, Location: 503 W MAIN ST, Grades: PK-12)
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Notable locations in Gustine: Gustine Volunteer Volunteer Fire Department (A), Gustine Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Gustine: Gustine Stadium (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Comanche 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: 25.5%
(19.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Gustine (2011 data):

  • First National Bank of Dublin: Gustine Branch at 1 Main Place, branch established on 1987/03/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $71.4 mil, Deposits: $64.4 mil, headquarters in Dublin, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Dublin Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Texas average:

14.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Gustine town (based on Comanche County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,08644
Mainline Protestant1,2076
Catholic5082
Other682
None5,105-
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: 3
Comanche County:

2.23 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Comanche County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Comanche County:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Comanche County:

27.4%
Texas:

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

19.0%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.4%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Gustine:

43.2%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gustine:

23.1%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Gustine:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.5%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Gustine:

52.4%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.2%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gustine, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$300
Totals for Government 0$0 6$300

Gustine government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $33,000 ($71.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($4.36)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($122.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000 ($82.79)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($41.39)
    Regular Highways: $14,000 ($30.50)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($21.79)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($2.18)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($2.18)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $6,000 ($13.07)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $4,000 ($8.71)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($2.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $22,000 ($47.93)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($4.36)

Gustine government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $47,000 ($102.40)
    Sewerage: $16,000 ($34.86)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($21.79)
    General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($8.71)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $55,000 ($119.83)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $13,000 ($28.32)
    Public Utilities: $13,000 ($28.32)
    Property: $8,000 ($17.43)

Gustine government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $43,000 ($93.68)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $34,000 ($74.07)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($19.61)

Gustine government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $192,000 ($418.30)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $28,000 ($61.00)

7.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
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 Erath County, TX  1.35% ($26,017 average AGI)
from Brown County, TX  0.57% ($44,160)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.34% ($23,200)


7.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,826 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
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 Erath County, TX  1.47% ($26,859 average AGI)
to Brown County, TX  0.60% ($69,500)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.53% ($25,957)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gustine:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • 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)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KCOM (1550 AM; 0 kW; COMANCHE, TX; Owner: ARROWHEAD BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gustine:

  • KYOX (94.3 FM; COMANCHE, TX; Owner: 377 BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KTFW-FM (92.1 FM; GLEN ROSE, TX; Owner: M&M BROADCASTERS, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around Gustine:

  • K61CV (Channel 61; MULLIN, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K65BC (Channel 65; MULLIN, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Gustine fatal accident list:

Nov 28, 2008 12:14 AM, Sr-36, Lat: 31.84702, Lon: -98.39696, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • South Of Hwy 35, 5.8 Miles West Of Gustine, Texas (Lat: 31.855861 Lon: -98.507333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN953
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 11/02/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020Registrant: Bennet & Bennet, Pllc, 4350 East West Highway, Suite 201, Bethesda, MD 20814, Phone: (202) 371-1500, Fax: (202) 371-1558, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Lisa M Minney, Cr 262, 3 Miles South Of Highway 36 (Lat: 31.842833 Lon: -98.367111), Type: 100.5, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 7244162285, Christine.Verre@crowncastle.Com, 375 SOUTHPOINTE BOULEVARD
  • CHRISTINE A VERRE, Cr 262, 3 Miles South Of Highway 36 (Lat: 31.842833 Lon: -98.367111), Type: 100.5, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE
  • Toney Prather, South Of Hwy 35, 5.8 Miles West Of Gustine, Texas (Lat: 31.855861 Lon: -98.507333), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2023711500, Cbennet@bennetlaw.Com, 1000 VERMONT AVENUE, NW, 10TH FLOOR
  • Toney Prather, South Of Hwy 35, 5.8 Miles West Of Gustine, Texas (Lat: 31.855861 Lon: -98.507333), Type: 91.4, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 2023711500, Cbennet@bennetlaw.Com, 1000 VERMONT AVENUE, NW, 10TH FLOOR
  • David L McCann, Cr 262, 3 Miles South Of Highway 36 (Lat: 31.842833 Lon: -98.367111), Type: 100.5, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 7244162516, Monica.Gambino@crowncastle.Com, 2000 CORPORATE DRIVE

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Gustine ISD, 503 W. Main St (Lat: 31.846806 Lon: -98.411444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 22 m, Call Sign: WQIR470
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/22/2008, Expiration Date: 04/22/2018, Certifier: Daniel S SusterRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • Gustine, South Of Hwy 36, 5.8 Miles West Of Gustine, Texas (Lat: 31.855861 Lon: -98.507333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WQMD831
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/09/2010, Expiration Date: 07/09/2020, Certifier: Toney PratherRegistrant: Herman & Whiteaker, LLC, 6720 B Rockledge Drive, Suite 150, Bethesda, MD 20817, Phone: (202) 600-7274, Fax: (202) 706-6056, Email:
  • GUSTINE, On Fm 1702 S, 3.1 Miles East Of Gustine, Tx. (Lat: 31.818222 Lon: -98.344472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Overall height: 52.4 m, Call Sign: WQRP278
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 06/28/2013, Expiration Date: 06/28/2023, Certifier: John E Hargrove PeRegistrant: New Signals Engineering Corporation, 786 Fm 253, Buna, TX 77612, Phone: (409) 994-2203, Fax: (936) 570-1800, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gustine)
Most common first names in Gustine, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1971.6 years
John1081.5 years
Robert1079.0 years
Mary784.0 years
Myrtle682.0 years
William584.4 years
George581.0 years
Bessie581.8 years
Margaret578.8 years
Paul567.6 years
Most common last names in Gustine, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Adcock1577.0 years
White1180.2 years
Miller1079.1 years
Couch1081.1 years
Isham878.8 years
Stephens882.7 years
Westmoreland774.7 years
Bolton773.2 years
Johnston778.6 years
Willingham683.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • Wood (1%)

Gustine compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
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