Idalou, Texas

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Population in 2013: 2,317 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.4%
 
Males: 1,094  (47.2%)
Females: 1,223  (52.8%)
Median resident age:  36.4 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 79329.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,362 (it was $34,167 in 2000)
Idalou:

$62,362
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,946 (it was $14,664 in 2000)

Idalou city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $94,234 (it was $56,700 in 2000)
Idalou:

$94,234
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $137,508; Detached houses: $144,120; Townhouses or other attached units: $128,947; In 2-unit structures: $181,520; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $100,771; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $145,666; Mobile homes: $47,035; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $6,564

Median gross rent in 2013: $820.

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  • Races in Idalou, TX (2010)

    Idalou races chart
    • 1,16351.7%White alone
    • 1,04546.4%Hispanic
    • 281.2%Black alone
    • 130.6%Two or more races
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Idalou: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (18.4%), German (8.5%), Irish (6.7%), English (3.7%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.98 square miles.

Population density: 2,365 people per square mile   (low).

Idalou,TX real estate house value index trend

Idalou, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Idalou:

  • High school or higher: 78.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Idalou city:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

101 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America).

This city:

4.0%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Idalou, Texas as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Idalou to the number of sex offenders is 1,132 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,619 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,177 (1.7%)

Idalou satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (13.0 miles , pop. 199,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (259.7 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (289.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lorenzo, TX (2.9 miles ), Ransom Canyon, TX (3.0 miles ), Buffalo Springs, TX (3.0 miles ), New Deal, TX (3.2 miles ), Lubbock, TX (3.6 miles ), Abernathy, TX (3.9 miles ), Petersburg, TX (3.9 miles ), Slaton, TX (4.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,700
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $50,800
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $136,500
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $170,300
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $129,300
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,600
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $173,300
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $180,400
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $161,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.66 N, Longitude: 101.68 W

Area code: 806

Idalou household income distribution Idalou home values distribution

Crime rates in Idalou by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 101010142000N/A
per 100,000 45.30.046.10.046.90.048.7190.494.60.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 0001101000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.046.046.90.048.70.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2310552313546
per 100,000 90.7133.246.10.0234.6237.697.5142.847.3141.0217.7172.0265.0
Burglaries 7687881611115798
per 100,000 317.3266.3368.7322.0375.4380.2779.7523.6520.3235.0304.7386.9353.4
Thefts 7271845333327221017122511
per 100,000 317.31,198.4829.52,069.91,548.61,568.41,315.81,047.1473.0798.9522.41,074.8485.9
Auto thefts 2031243222321
per 100,000 90.70.0138.246.093.9190.1146.295.294.694.0130.686.044.2
Arson 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 100.597.0120.9127.8202.2158.3199.9277.9154.187.6100.1115.9104.8

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Crime rate in Idalou detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.5%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+0.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Idalou, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Idalou-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1970, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the Idalou city center killed 26 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Idalou-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 31% 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 68.7 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 254.0 miles away from Idalou 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 123.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 204.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 284.7 miles away from Idalou center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 183.6 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 Lubbock County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Idalou topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Idalou:

  • IDALOU COMMUNITY HOME (606 S MAIN)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Idalou:

  • AURORA CAROUSEL (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • PARKWAY MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • SUNRISE CANYON HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • 2503 ASH AVENUE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • NURSCARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • SOUTHWEST REGIONAL SKILLED NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • TRUSTPOINT HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)

Airports located in Idalou:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Idalou:

  • Texas Tech University (about 13 miles; Lubbock, TX; Full-time enrollment: 29,251)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 13 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 37 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • South Plains College (about 40 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 93 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Howard College (about 99 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 102 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)

Public high schools in Idalou:

Public elementary/middle schools in Idalou:

See full list of schools located in Idalou

Library in Idalou:

  • IDALOU COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $3,523; Location: 210 MAIN ST; 19,000 books; 200 audio materials)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Idalou,Texas is the home town of noted hunter & Guide and Long Range Shootist,Larry Gene Pate,Larry is wery well known throughout the Country and a very well respected authority on Varmint Hunting an Extreme Long Range Shooting tactics.If your ever in this small friendly community holler at Larry,I am sure he will welcome you like most will.

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Church in Idalou: First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lubbock County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 25.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 6.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.41
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.1%
(5.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 9.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.3% for other race residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.5%
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: 0.2% of all households
5 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Idalou, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Idalou compared to Texas state average:

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

Banks with branches in Idalou (2011 data):

  • City Bank: Idalou Branch at 304 West 1st, branch established on 2007/12/10. Info updated 2010/10/28: Bank assets: $2,020.1 mil, Deposits: $1,776.1 mil, headquarters in Lubbock, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: South Plains Financial, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • Vista Bank: Idalou Branch at 301 Main Street, branch established on 1955/11/28. Info updated 2008/08/25: Bank assets: $226.7 mil, Deposits: $199.3 mil, headquarters in Ralls, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Mclaughlin Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.1
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (32%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Idalou city (based on Lubbock County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant86,949241
Catholic36,23917
Mainline Protestant23,96043
Other11,25923
Black Protestant1,92414
Orthodox2082
None118,292-
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: 25
Lubbock County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Lubbock County:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Lubbock County:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 148
Here:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Lubbock County:

26.0%
Texas:

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

13.3%
State:

15.7%
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 3$9,825$39,3000$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,000
Police Protection - Officers 4$12,759$38,2770$0
Health 0$0 9$7,160
Water Supply 5$14,242$34,1810$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,196
Totals for Government 12$36,826$36,82611$9,356

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $245,000 ($105.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $210,000 ($90.63)
    Water Utilities: $139,000 ($59.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000 ($40.14)
    Sewerage: $93,000 ($40.14)
    Libraries: $48,000 ($20.72)
    Regular Highways: $35,000 ($15.11)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($14.24)
    Fire Protection: $25,000 ($10.79)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($6.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $39,000 ($16.83)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Libraries: $27,000 ($11.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $15,000 ($6.47)
    Fire Protection: $13,000 ($5.61)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($2.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $308,000 ($132.93)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $57,000 ($24.60)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $214,000 ($92.36)
    Sewerage: $169,000 ($72.94)
    Solid Waste Management: $131,000 ($56.54)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($4.75)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($0.43)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $261,000 ($112.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $70,000 ($30.21)
  • Tax - Property: $227,000 ($97.97)
    Public Utilities: $59,000 ($25.46)
    Total General Sales: $58,000 ($25.03)
    NEC: $2,000 ($0.86)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $904,000 ($390.16)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $598,000 ($258.09)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $11,000 ($4.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $555,000 ($239.53)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $538,000 ($232.20)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $265,000 ($114.37)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $84,000 ($36.25)
    Other, NEC: $71,000 ($30.64)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $195,000 ($84.16)

6.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,325 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.72%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($157 average AGI)
Lubbock County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hockley County, TX  0.30% ($30,174 average AGI)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.26% ($30,576)
from Hale County, TX  0.25% ($32,197)


6.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($239 average AGI)
Lubbock County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, TX  0.38% ($32,724 average AGI)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.31% ($34,007)
to Harris County, TX  0.23% ($37,061)

Strongest AM radio stations in Idalou:

  • KJTV (950 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCLR (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RALLS, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KRFE (580 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: KRFE RADIO, INC.)
  • KBZO (1460 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KDAV (1590 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KKAM (1340 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KLFB (1420 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: DREW BALLARD)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Idalou:

  • KKCL (98.1 FM; LORENZO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRBL (105.7 FM; IDALOU, TX; Owner: TRIUMPH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFMX-FM (94.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLLL-FM (96.3 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KQBR (99.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZII-FM (102.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXTQ-FM (93.7 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KJAK (92.7 FM; SLATON, TX; Owner: WILLIAMS BROADCAST GROUP)
  • KAMY (90.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOHM (89.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KONE (101.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KMMX (100.3 FM; TAHOKA, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KEJS (106.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: BARTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTXT-FM (88.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KQRI (90.9 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KAIQ (95.5 FM; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: LITTLEFIELD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KOFR (107.3 FM; POST, TX; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)
  • K204EY (88.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KAMZ (103.5 FM; TAHOKA, TX; Owner: ALBERT BENAVIDES)

TV broadcast stations around Idalou:

  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCBD (Channel 11; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KTXT-TV (Channel 5; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KJTV-TV (Channel 34; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KAMC (Channel 28; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: VHR LUBBOCK LICENSE, INC.)
  • KJTV-CA (Channel 32; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KXTQ-LP (Channel 46; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K48GB (Channel 48; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT-LP (Channel 14; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT (Channel 22; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KBZO-LP (Channel 51; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGLR-LP (Channel 30; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LUBBOCK TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KPTB (Channel 16; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
Idalou fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Idalou fatal accident list:

Jun 3, 2000 01:26 PM, Us-62, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 14, 1993 01:05 PM, 62, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 1980 06:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Idalou)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 8014 East County Road 6100 (Lat: 33.665833 Lon: -101.701389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 67.1 m, Overall height: 70.7 m, Call Sign: WPVS940, Licensee ID: L00127121
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.087 MHz, 851.237 MHz, 851.262 MHz, 851.337 MHz, 851.487 MHz, 851.512 MHz, 851.637 MHz, 851.662 MHz, 851.687 MHz, 851.737 MHz... (+272 more)
    Grant Date: 08/13/2002, Expiration Date: 08/13/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2009, Certifier: Mary E Julius
    Registrant: Nextel Wip License Corp., 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4035, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1 Mi E (Lat: 33.662583 Lon: -101.662111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPFQ249
    Assigned Frequencies: 811.887 MHz, 812.887 MHz, 813.887 MHz, 814.887 MHz, 815.887 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/01/2004, Expiration Date: 09/20/2014
    Registrant: South Plains Electric Cooperative, Inc., 4727 S. Loop 289, Suite 200, Lubbock, TX 79408, Phone: (806) 775-7752, Fax: (806) 775-7807, Email:
  • Lat: 33.677667 Lon: -101.666389, Call Sign: WPYL809
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.715 MHz, 152.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/04/2003, Expiration Date: 09/04/2013, Certifier: Greg Grothusen
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 33.661667 Lon: -101.683333, Call Sign: WQLQ683, Licensee ID: L01475788
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.537 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/31/2010, Expiration Date: 03/31/2020, Certifier: Jeffrey Snyder
    Registrant: City Of Idalou, 208 Main, Idalou, TX 79329, Phone: (806) 892-2531, Fax: (806) 892-3298

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • IDALOU, 930 Frontage Road (Lat: 33.660806 Lon: -101.697111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WPYJ446
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz... (+7 more)
    Grant Date: 08/21/2003, Expiration Date: 08/21/2013, Certifier: Doris Hall
    Registrant: Jts, 5310 South Cockrell Hill Road, Dallas, TX 75236, Phone: (972) 620-1435, Fax: (972) 247-5023, Email:
  • IDALOU, 1 Mi S Of (Lat: 33.648694 Lon: -101.674861), Overall height: 93.9 m, Call Sign: WLC439
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, 6315.84 MHz... (+6 more)
    Grant Date: 01/23/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/18/2002
    Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services, Inc, 2270 Lakeside Blvd 2865/642, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 656-5287, Fax: (972) 656-1622, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Idalou)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Idalou)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED3$138,9434$110,1236$117,5681$13,0701$25,530
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$82,2872$39,0700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$113,6250$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$153,470
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$111,1300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Idalou, TX
Most common first names in Idalou, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2176.3 years
John1980.5 years
James1578.7 years
Mary1476.4 years
Robert1168.6 years
Charles875.6 years
Maria771.3 years
Clarence681.2 years
Margaret673.8 years
George682.1 years
Most common last names in Idalou, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1883.6 years
Garcia1274.4 years
Jones977.1 years
Johnson879.9 years
Rogers786.6 years
Baker681.3 years
Isom683.3 years
Mitchell682.7 years
Robertson683.8 years
Ward578.6 years

Businesses in Idalou, TX

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • Subway: 1
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