Hemphill, Texas

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Population in 2019: 1,244 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.5%
 
Males: 612  (49.2%)
Females: 632  (50.8%)
Median resident age:

42.2 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years

Zip codes: 75948.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $29,322 (it was $25,781 in 2000)
Hemphill:

$29,322
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $16,096 (it was $15,674 in 2000)

Hemphill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $104,092 (it was $40,100 in 2000)
Hemphill:

$104,092
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $103,254; detached houses: $121,368; mobile homes: $48,394

Median gross rent in 2019: $608.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hemphill: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 35.9%
(31.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.8% for Black residents, 58.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Hemphill, TX (2019)
    • 1,04377.1%White alone
    • 21115.6%Hispanic
    • 554.1%Black alone
    • 161.2%Two or more races
    • 90.7%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Hemphill, Texas as of January 20, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hemphill is 73 to 1.


Crime rates in Hemphill by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(294.7)
1
(97.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(84.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(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)
1
(83.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(91.0)
1
(93.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(196.5)
3
(292.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(83.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(84.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(163.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(636.9)
9
(841.1)
2
(194.4)
3
(294.7)
7
(681.6)
15
(1,226)
7
(580.4)
5
(416.7)
5
(419.1)
3
(253.4)
2
(165.4)
2
(163.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(2,093)
22
(2,056)
15
(1,458)
13
(1,277)
26
(2,532)
26
(2,126)
33
(2,736)
25
(2,083)
13
(1,090)
15
(1,267)
12
(992.6)
8
(653.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(93.5)
1
(97.2)
2
(196.5)
1
(97.4)
1
(81.8)
2
(165.8)
4
(333.3)
1
(83.8)
4
(337.8)
2
(165.4)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(93.5)
1
(97.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(194.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index146.5167.379.7362.5293.1177.4163.3155.8104.8179.964.570.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Hemphill, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.33
Texas average:

1.56
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Ancestries: American (37.4%), English (12.9%), Irish (6.4%), German (3.2%), French (2.6%), Polish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.38 square miles.

Population density: 523 people per square mile   (low).

Hemphill, Texas map

19 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Texas:

17.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Hemphill city:

0.9% ($377)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shreveport, LA (78.0 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (142.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Milam, TX (2.9 miles ),
Pineland, TX (3.1 miles ),
Browndell, TX (4.1 miles ),
Burkeville, TX (4.4 miles ),
San Augustine, TX (4.5 miles ),
South Toledo Bend, TX (4.5 miles ),
Sam Rayburn, TX (4.7 miles ),
Zwolle, LA (4.9 miles )

Latitude: 31.34 N, Longitude: 93.85 W

Area code: 409

Distribution of median household income in Hemphill, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hemphill, TX in 2019

Hemphill satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $25,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $170,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $109,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $150,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Hemphill, TX residents
Average permit cost in Hemphill, TX
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

12.9%
Texas:

8.0%
Most common industries in Hemphill, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Wood products (6.4%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Wood products (10.9%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (9.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.1%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.7%)
  • Educational services (17.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.0%)
  • Public administration (8.3%)
  • U. S. Postal service (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
  • Social assistance (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Hemphill, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Top executives (4.3%)
  • Extraction workers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)

Average climate in Hemphill, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hemphill-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 55% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/20/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the Hemphill city center injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/30/2002, a category F3 tornado 17.3 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hemphill-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 253% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 50.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 51.7 miles away from Hemphill center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 334.9 miles away from Hemphill center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 58.5 miles away from Hemphill center
On 1/25/2013 at 07:01:19, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.5 miles away from Hemphill center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 393.3 miles away from Hemphill center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sabine County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hemphill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hemphill:

  • SABINE COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, PO BOX 750, 2301 HWY 83 W)
  • TEXAS MEDICAL ENTERPRISES INC (141WHITTLESEY DRIVE)
  • HEMPHILL CARE CENTER (HWY 83 WEST)

Heliports located in Hemphill:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hemphill:

  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 47 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,542)
  • Angelina College (about 52 miles; Lufkin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,478)
  • Northwestern State University of Louisiana (about 53 miles; Natchitoches, LA; FT enrollment: 7,700)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 76 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 84 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 84 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • SOWELA Technical Community College (about 89 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 2,160)

Public high school in Hemphill:

  • HEMPHILL H S (Students: 387, Location: 1000 MILAM ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hemphill:

  • HEMPHILL MIDDLE (Students: 308, Location: 1000 MILAM ST, Grades: 5-8)
  • HEMPHILL EL (Students: 281, Location: 1000 MILAM ST, Grades: PK-4)
See full list of schools located in Hemphill

Library in Hemphill:

  • JR HUFFMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $58,260; Location: RT 5 BOX 2140; 20,028 books; 957 audio materials; 1,080 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 15 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hemphill: Yellowpine Ranger District Office (A), Hemphill Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: City Lake Number 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Sabine County Historical Foundation (Historical Places & Services; Highway 87 & Birch South).

Court: First Judicial District Juvenile Distrct Prbtn DPT (855 Highway 87 North).

Sabine 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 Hemphill and their reported violations in the past:

BEECHWOOD WSC (Population served: 1,506, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-13-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • MID LAKE KAMP GROUND (Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.0%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
73 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Hemphill (2011 data):

  • Sabine State Bank and Trust Company: Hemphill Branch at 425 Hwy 87 North, branch established on 1983/10/17; Six Mile Branch at 9900 Highway 87 South, branch established on 2011/08/22. Info updated 2006/09/14: Bank assets: $683.7 mil, Deposits: $592.9 mil, headquarters in Many, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 45 total offices, Holding Company: Sabine Bancshares, Inc.
  • First State Bank: at 101 Worth St, branch established on 1944/09/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $54.1 mil, Deposits: $45.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices
  • Shelby Savings Bank, SSB: Hemphill Office at 103 Worth Street, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $258.6 mil, Deposits: $210.6 mil, headquarters in Center, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Shelby Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Bank & Trust East Texas: Hemphill Branch at 700 Highway 87 North, branch established on 1987/09/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $800.8 mil, Deposits: $720.7 mil, headquarters in Diboll, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Diboll State Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Hemphill:

Marital status in Hemphill, TX
  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 10.9%
  • Divorced: 18.3%

For population 25 years and over in Hemphill:

  • High school or higher: 75.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
Texas average:

13.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Hemphill
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hemphill, TX (based on Sabine County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,60328
Catholic3671
Mainline Protestant2823
Other1421
None5,440-
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
Sabine County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

7.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Sabine County:

11.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Sabine County:

26.6%
Texas:

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

5.2%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hemphill:

47.4%
Texas:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hemphill:

42.5%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.8%
State:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.3%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hemphill:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hemphill:

33.8%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
Here:

52.1%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hemphill:

76.0%
State:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hemphill, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 6$23,752$47,5047$1,418
Electric Power 5$18,534$44,4820$0
Sewerage 4$10,934$32,8020$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$16,105$48,3150$0
Water Supply 4$12,585$37,7550$0
Parks and Recreation 2$6,464$38,7840$0
Gas Supply 2$8,254$49,5240$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,197$26,3640$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,375$52,5000$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,672$44,0640$0
Totals for Government 30$106,872$42,7497$1,418

Hemphill government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $4,000 ($3.22)
  • Construction - Water Utilities: $155,000 ($124.60)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,819,000 ($1462.22)
    Water Utilities: $561,000 ($450.96)
    Central Staff Services: $418,000 ($336.01)
    Sewerage: $321,000 ($258.04)
    Solid Waste Management: $276,000 ($221.86)
    Police Protection: $248,000 ($199.36)
    Regular Highways: $143,000 ($114.95)
    Gas Utilities: $114,000 ($91.64)
    Financial Administration: $91,000 ($73.15)
    Local Fire Protection: $67,000 ($53.86)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $29,000 ($23.31)
    Health - Other: $27,000 ($21.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($12.06)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $6,000 ($4.82)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($3.22)
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000 ($1.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($16.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $23,000 ($18.49)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,025,000 ($823.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($12.06)

Hemphill government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $255,000 ($204.98)
    Sewerage: $218,000 ($175.24)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $1,000 ($0.80)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $55,000 ($44.21)
    Fines and Forfeits: $14,000 ($11.25)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($1.61)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($1.61)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,301,000 ($1849.68)
    Water Utilities: $774,000 ($622.19)
    Gas Utilities: $204,000 ($163.99)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $26,000 ($20.90)
    Electric Utilities: $21,000 ($16.88)
    Highways: $3,000 ($2.41)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $472,000 ($379.42)
    Public Utilities Sales: $14,000 ($11.25)
    Amusements License: $5,000 ($4.02)
    Other License: $5,000 ($4.02)

Hemphill government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $574,000 ($461.41)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $533,000 ($428.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000 ($32.96)

Hemphill government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,382,000 ($1110.93)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $82,000 ($65.92)

7.49% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
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 Harris County, TX  0.65% ($93,478 average AGI)
from Jasper County, TX  0.56% ($53,450)


6.78% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,708 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
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 Jasper County, TX  1.16% ($53,829 average AGI)
to San Augustine County, TX  0.62% ($35,727)
Businesses in Hemphill, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1FedEx1
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Alco Stores1Lane Furniture1
Ashley Furniture1U-Haul2
Dairy Queen1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hemphill:

  • KPBL (1240 AM; 1 kW; HEMPHILL, TX; Owner: PHILLIP BURR)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTXJ (1350 AM; 5 kW; JASPER, TX; Owner: LASTING VALUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KWDF (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; BALL, LA; Owner: BALL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSML (1260 AM; 5 kW; DIBOLL, TX; Owner: KASA FAMILY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hemphill:

  • KTHP (103.9 FM; HEMPHILL, TX; Owner: BALDRIDGE-DUMAS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWYX (102.7 FM; JASPER, TX; Owner: LASTING VALUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KYKS (105.1 FM; LUFKIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAVK (89.3 FM; MANY, LA; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K225AD (92.9 FM; JASPER, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KQSI (92.5 FM; SAN AUGUSTINE, TX; Owner: CENTER BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Hemphill fatal accident list:

Feb 26, 1989 03:30 AM, 87n, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 27.6mTotal length
  • 20,685Total average daily traffic
  • 2,420Total average daily truck traffic
  • 28,930Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hemphill)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

73 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Call Sign: KE5764,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.700 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/1980, Expiration Date: 08/01/1997, Cancellation Date: 09/24/2000, Registrant: Sabine Broadcasting Co

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1 Blk E Of Hwy 87 & Fm 184 (Lat: 31.341028 Lon: -93.845472), Structure height: 73 m, Call Sign: WNPA862, Licensee ID: L00063601,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz, 460.825 MHz, 465.825 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/2006, Expiration Date: 10/08/2016, Cancellation Date: 11/26/2016, Registrant: Cellpage Inc, P.O.Box 1046, Victoria, TX 77902, Phone: (361) 212-9900, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fm 3121 (Lat: 31.409917 Lon: -93.770194), Call Sign: KNGD609,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.145 MHz, 155.145 MHz, 155.985 MHz, Grant Date: 02/15/2013, Expiration Date: 03/28/2023, Registrant: Inter-County Communications, Inc., 222 Linda Drive, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482, Phone: (903) 885-3101, Fax: (903) 885-3102, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hemphill)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hemphill)

2002 - 2015 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2015 the average number of fire incidents per year is 21. The highest number of reported fires - 66 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2010. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Hemphill, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (55.9%), and Structure Fires (34.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hemphill, TX
    • 16155.9%Outside Fires
    • 9834.0%Structure Fires
    • 227.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 72.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hemphill, TX
Most common first names in Hemphill, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6972.7 years
William6476.9 years
John5177.1 years
Mary4178.8 years
Robert3975.4 years
George2670.7 years
Charles2469.1 years
Joseph2378.2 years
Dorothy1873.3 years
Willie1777.7 years
Most common last names in Hemphill, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8079.4 years
Williams3176.4 years
Clark2877.0 years
Jones2375.3 years
Davis2378.7 years
Mcdaniel1979.9 years
Johnson1876.5 years
Hamilton1779.5 years
Ener1679.2 years
White1674.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hemphill, TX
  • 58.9%Electricity
  • 40.1%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hemphill, TX
  • 77.6%Electricity
  • 17.6%Utility gas
  • 4.8%Wood


Hemphill 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 below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
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