Kemp, Texas

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Population in 2013: 1,199 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.8%
 
Males: 575  (48.0%)
Females: 624  (52.0%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75143.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,620 (it was $34,191 in 2000)
Kemp:

$39,620
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,916 (it was $16,012 in 2000)

Kemp town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,745 (it was $56,100 in 2000)
Kemp:

$83,745
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $84,661; Detached houses: $88,532; Mobile homes: $37,116

Median gross rent in 2013: $690.

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  • Races in Kemp, TX (2010)

    Kemp races chart
    • 94782.1%White alone
    • 968.3%Black alone
    • 938.1%Hispanic
    • 151.3%Two or more races
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.09%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kemp: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (18.2%), German (14.2%), United States (11.4%), English (5.5%), Scottish (3.3%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 383 feet

Land area: 1.77 square miles.

Population density: 678 people per square mile   (low).

Kemp,TX real estate house value index trend

Kemp, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Kemp:

  • High school or higher: 74.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kemp town:

  • Never married: 39.5%
  • Now married: 39.3%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

44 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America, 0.5% Europe).

This town:

2.6%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 43 registered sex offenders living in Kemp, Texas as of July 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Kemp to the number of sex offenders is 27 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,522 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,145 (1.5%)

Kemp satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (32.7 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (40.3 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (41.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Seven Points, TX (2.7 miles ), Grays Prairie, TX (2.8 miles ), Mabank, TX (2.9 miles ), Oak Grove, TX (3.0 miles ), Gun Barrel City, TX (3.0 miles ), Cottonwood, TX (3.1 miles) , Scurry, TX (3.3 miles ), Tool, TX (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $20,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $57,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $28,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $31,500
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $53,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $76,600
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $184,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.44 N, Longitude: 96.23 W

Area code: 903

Kemp household income distribution Kemp home values distribution

Crime rates in Kemp by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.072.50.0
Robberies 00010100001
per 100,000 0.00.00.080.50.077.30.00.00.00.084.9
Assaults 24633521044
per 100,000 172.6338.1497.1241.5239.4386.4152.876.90.0289.9339.6
Burglaries 12101012811149748
per 100,000 1,035.4845.3828.5966.2638.5850.11,069.5692.3516.6289.9679.1
Thefts 6632592939493816132115
per 100,000 5,694.62,705.04,888.22,334.93,112.53,786.72,903.01,230.8959.41,521.71,273.3
Auto thefts 53132260031
per 100,000 431.4253.682.9241.5159.6154.6458.40.00.0217.484.9
Arson 00000020000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0152.80.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 302.7) 383.1264.8373.0262.3238.5335.9267.9117.377.3222.5206.1

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Crime rate in Kemp detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.24
Texas average:

2.17
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -63 (-5.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Utilities (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Kemp, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Kemp-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 119% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the Kemp town center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/11/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kemp-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% 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 267.3 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 154.2 miles away from Kemp 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 179.9 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 447.3 miles away from the city 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 205.5 miles away from Kemp center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 53.7 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 Kaufman County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Birthplace of: Marijohn Wilkin - Songwriter.

Hospitals and medical centers in Kemp:

  • COUNTRY NURSING SOLUTIONS (606 QUIRAM LANE)
  • KEMP CARE CENTER (307 N ADAMS ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Kemp:

  • LIGHTED PATHWAYS HEALTH SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SEVEN POINTS, TX)
  • MABANK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MABANK, TX)
  • CARING HEARTS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; GUN BARREL CITY, TX)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE KAUFMAN (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; KAUFMAN, TX)
  • KAUFMAN HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; KAUFMAN, TX)
  • LEISURE LODGE KAUFMAN (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; KAUFMAN, TX)
  • SUNFLOWER PARK HEALTH CARE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; KAUFMAN, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kemp:

  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 28 miles; Athens, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,333)
  • Navarro College (about 30 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 34 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Eastfield College (about 37 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • El Centro College (about 42 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)
  • Southern Methodist University (about 44 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 9,150)
  • Mountain View College (about 45 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)

Public high schools in Kemp:

Public elementary/middle schools in Kemp:

  • Kemp Pri School (Students: 490; Location: 601 E 8TH ST; Grades: EE-3; Our rating: 77)
  • Kemp Int School (Students: 341; Location: 101 OLD US 40; Grades: 4-6; Our rating: 56)
  • Kemp J H School (Students: 237; Location: 1000 TOLOSA RD; Grades: 7 8; Our rating: 57)
See full list of schools located in Kemp, School District: KEMP INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

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Notable locations in Kemp: Kemp Volunteer Fire Department (A), East Texas Medical Center Emergency Medical Service Kemp (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Kemp: Kemp Church of Christ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Kaufman 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 2012 was 79.9. This is about average.

City:

79.9
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.81. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.81
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.712. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.712
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.4%
(20.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.3% for Black residents, 98.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.6%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
49 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
45 people in nursing homes in 2000

Kemp, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Kemp compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Kemp (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Kemp: The First National Bank Of Kemp at 100 South State Highway 274, branch established on 1901/08/03. Info updated 2010/05/21: Bank assets: $54.5 mil, Deposits: $48.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.0
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Utility gas (37%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (0%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kemp town (based on Kaufman County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant35,39596
Catholic6,0643
Mainline Protestant4,55422
Black Protestant1,86016
Other1,2826
Orthodox431
None54,152-
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: 11
Kaufman County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Kaufman County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Kaufman County:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Kaufman County:

26.9%
Texas:

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

16.3%
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
Financial Administration 5$16,607$39,8570$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,192$62,3040$0
Judicial and Legal 2$6,066$36,3960$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$14,575$34,9800$0
Streets and Highways 7$16,642$28,5292$2,542
Sewerage 2$4,426$26,5560$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$1,729
Water Supply 7$16,642$28,5290$0
Totals for Government 29$80,150$33,1663$4,271

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $612,000 ($510.43)
    Police Protection: $216,000 ($180.15)
    General - Other: $131,000 ($109.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $90,000 ($75.06)
    Financial Administration: $77,000 ($64.22)
    Regular Highways: $49,000 ($40.87)
    Sewerage: $31,000 ($25.85)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($17.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,000 ($4.17)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($1.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $42,000 ($35.03)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $1,000 ($0.83)
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $54,000 ($45.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $441,000 ($367.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($8.34)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $105,000 ($87.57)
    All Other: $69,000 ($57.55)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $23,000 ($19.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($0.83)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $237,000 ($197.66)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($6.67)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $382,000 ($318.60)
  • Tax - Property: $197,000 ($164.30)
    Total General Sales: $67,000 ($55.88)
    Other Selective Sales: $45,000 ($37.53)
    Public Utilities: $5,000 ($4.17)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $281,000 ($234.36)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $871,000 ($726.44)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $82,000 ($68.39)
    Water Utilities: $27,000 ($22.52)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $789,000 ($658.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $254,000 ($211.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $164,000 ($136.78)
    Water Utilities: $54,000 ($45.04)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $237,000 ($197.66)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $92,000 ($76.73)

8.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,420 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.81%
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 Dallas County, TX  3.77% ($40,938 average AGI)
from Henderson County, TX  0.60% ($30,416)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.38% ($44,111)


8.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,487 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.53%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($274 average AGI)
Kaufman County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, TX  3.04% ($34,851 average AGI)
to Henderson County, TX  0.76% ($30,694)
to Van Zandt County, TX  0.42% ($36,268)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kemp:

  • 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.)
  • KHCK (1480 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KMRT-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KDFT (540 AM; 1 kW; FERRIS, TX; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVCI (1510 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANTON, TX; Owner: CANTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kemp:

  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KVTT (91.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Kemp:

  • 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)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, 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)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • Kemp, Texas
  • Fatal accident count27
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents41
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:8
  • Fatalities31
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents80
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count187
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents285
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons56
  • Fatalities205
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents497
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents29
See more detailed statistics of Kemp fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 740Total average daily traffic
  • 59Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,470Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • City Hall 11th & Main St (Lat: 32.439306 Lon: -96.229972), Call Sign: KQS967
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.950 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.520 MHz, 159.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/14/2012, Expiration Date: 02/05/2023
    Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 4401-A Connecticut Ave Nw #232, Washington, DC 20008, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 209-3097, Email:
  • Lat: 32.436528 Lon: -96.228222, Call Sign: WQKI211
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, 72.1800 MHz, 72.2600 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/28/2009, Expiration Date: 05/28/2019, Certifier: Kim Johnson
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2344
  • Lat: 32.386194 Lon: -96.162556, Call Sign: WQNM909
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.312 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 467.387 MHz, 462.437 MHz, 467.437 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/28/2011, Expiration Date: 03/28/2021, Certifier: Bobby Matous
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kemp)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: SKILES DUANE H EAA BIPLANE P-2S (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1356B , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 08/27/1982
    Registrant (Individual): Arthur W Akridge, 18880 Cr 4072, Kemp, TX 75143
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-16 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5819H , Serial Number: 16-435, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 03/11/1954
    Registrant (Individual): Constance L Ganiere, 18880 Cr 4072, Kemp, TX 75143
  • Aircraft: AKRIDGE ARTHUR ACRO II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8092A , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 06/17/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Arthur W Akridge, 18880 Cr 4072, Kemp, TX 75143

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
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$71,1901$108,2102$118,8101$12,630
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$50,6601$160,7801$14,070
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$82,7500$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0513.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$73,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0513.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 125
  • Hazardous Condition: 15
  • Service Call: 49
  • Good Intent Call: 32

Incident types - Kemp

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kemp, TX
Businesses in Kemp, TX
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
SONIC Drive-In1
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