Kerens, Texas

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Population in 2017: 1,531 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.9%
 
Males: 781  (51.1%)
Females: 750  (48.9%)
Median resident age:

35.2 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75144.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,474 (it was $27,969 in 2000)
Kerens:

$41,474
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,566 (it was $13,000 in 2000)

Kerens city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $92,519 (it was $41,800 in 2000)
Kerens:

$92,519
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $85,042; detached houses: $86,578; mobile homes: $36,887

Median gross rent in 2017: $689.

March 2019 cost of living index in Kerens: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 25.7%
(20.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for Black residents, 53.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Kerens, TX (2010)
    • 1,01664.6%White alone
    • 33721.4%Black alone
    • 18511.8%Hispanic
    • 231.5%Two or more races
    • 60.4%American Indian alone
    • 40.3%Asian alone
    • 20.1%Other race alone

Races in Kerens 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 Kerens, Texas as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Kerens is 73 to 1.


Crime rates in Kerens by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.8)
1
(54.7)
1
(62.3)
1
(62.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(54.2)
2
(108.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(109.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(596.5)
1
(54.3)
0
(0.0)
7
(383.1)
10
(622.7)
5
(310.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(1,735)
26
(1,413)
18
(986.8)
11
(602.1)
6
(373.6)
9
(559.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
32
(1,735)
33
(1,793)
15
(822.4)
11
(602.1)
10
(622.7)
16
(995.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(271.1)
6
(326.1)
2
(109.6)
2
(109.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)348.2240.2264.3228.2225.4209.6

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City-data.com crime index in Kerens, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.49
Texas average:

2.00
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Ancestries: American (11.8%), English (8.5%), German (8.3%), Irish (7.9%), Scottish (2.4%), Italian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 366 feet

Land area: 2.33 square miles.

Population density: 656 people per square mile   (low).

Kerens, Texas map

52 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America).

This city:

3.0%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,849 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,141 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (50.3 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (56.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Goodlow, TX (1.1 miles ),
Powell, TX (2.4 miles),
Trinidad, TX (2.9 miles ),
Eureka, TX (3.0 miles ),
Mildred, TX (3.1 miles ),
Tool, TX (3.3 miles ),
Star Harbor, TX (3.3 miles ),
Cedar Creek Lake, TX (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 32.13 N, Longitude: 96.23 W

Area code: 903

Distribution of median household income in Kerens, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Kerens, TX in 2017
Kerens satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $47,700
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $53,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $81,900
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $76,400
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $67,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $175,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Kerens, TX residents
Average permit cost in Kerens, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Kerens, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.0%)
  • Truck transportation (3.9%)
  • Food (3.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.8%)
  • Utilities (5.8%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.7%)
  • Educational services (18.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.2%)
  • Food (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.6%)
  • Paper (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Kerens, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.5%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.6%)

Average climate in Kerens, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Kerens-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.4 miles away from the Kerens city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 10/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kerens-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 271.6 miles away from Kerens 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 175.4 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 441.2 miles away from Kerens 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 199.1 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 222.6 miles away from Kerens center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 312.7 miles away from Kerens 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 Navarro County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 4, Winds: 4, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kerens topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Kerens:

  • KERENS CARE CENTER (809 NE 4TH ST)
  • KERENS SOUTHWOOD INC (809 NORTHEAST 4TH)
  • MAYWOOD MANOR INC (4TH AND MARGARET RT 1 BOX 30)

Airports located in Kerens:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kerens:

  • Navarro College (about 17 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 23 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 47 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Hill College (about 51 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Eastfield College (about 54 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • El Centro College (about 57 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)
  • Mountain View College (about 58 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)

Public high school in Kerens:

  • KERENS SCHOOL (Students: 658, Location: 200 BOBCAT LN, Grades: PK-12)
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Library in Kerens:

  • KERENS LIBRARY (Operating income: $22,131; Location: 121 S COLKET ST; 5,785 books; 63 audio materials; 410 video materials; 3 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Kerens Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Kerens include: New Hope Baptist Church (A), First Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Blair Cherry - Football player and coach.

Navarro County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.9%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.8%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
56 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Kerens (2011 data):

  • Prosperity Bank: Kerens Branch at 1101 Northwest Second Street, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Kerens:

Marital status in Kerens, TX
  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 45.4%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

For population 25 years and over in Kerens:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 11.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Kerens
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kerens, TX (based on Navarro County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,02379
Mainline Protestant4,04123
Black Protestant1,90511
Catholic1,8001
Other4503
None22,516-
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: 7
This county:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Navarro County:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Here:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Navarro County:

28.8%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Kerens:

48.0%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.0%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Kerens:

29.1
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Kerens:

22.0%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.8%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kerens:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.9%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

53.1%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.5%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kerens, 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
Police Protection - Officers 4$10,178$30,5340$0
Water Supply 3$5,824$23,2960$0
Sewerage 1$2,941$35,2920$0
Financial Administration 1$3,189$38,2680$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$996
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,505
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,526
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,262
Totals for Government 9$22,132$29,50910$5,289

Kerens government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $272,000 ($177.66)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $439,000 ($286.74)
    Police Protection: $227,000 ($148.27)
    Sewerage: $163,000 ($106.47)
    Central Staff Services: $104,000 ($67.93)
    Regular Highways: $95,000 ($62.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $59,000 ($38.54)
    General Public Buildings: $36,000 ($23.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000 ($15.68)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($9.80)
    Libraries: $10,000 ($6.53)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $4,000 ($2.61)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($2.61)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($1.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($9.80)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $26,000 ($16.98)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($13.06)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($3.92)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $325,000 ($212.28)

Kerens government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $194,000 ($126.71)
    Solid Waste Management: $67,000 ($43.76)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($13.06)
    Other: $4,000 ($2.61)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($1.96)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $143,000 ($93.40)
    Sale of Property: $6,000 ($3.92)
    Rents: $2,000 ($1.31)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $444,000 ($290.01)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $344,000 ($224.69)
    Other: $31,000 ($20.25)
  • Tax - Property: $249,000 ($162.64)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $104,000 ($67.93)
    Public Utilities Sales: $56,000 ($36.58)
    Other License: $10,000 ($6.53)

Kerens government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $441,000 ($288.05)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $338,000 ($220.77)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $153,000 ($99.93)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $50,000 ($32.66)

Kerens government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $128,000 ($83.61)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000 ($3.92)

6.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
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 Dallas County, TX  1.03% ($40,628 average AGI)
from Ellis County, TX  0.88% ($46,884)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.51% ($47,976)


6.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,426 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
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 Dallas County, TX  0.95% ($32,297 average AGI)
to Ellis County, TX  0.90% ($35,947)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.59% ($28,888)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kerens:

  • 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.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAND (1340 AM; 1 kW; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: CORSICANA MEDIA, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kerens:

  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; MALAKOFF, TX; Owner: CEDAR CREEK RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Kerens:

  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • Kerens, Texas
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents14
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:1
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents18
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count26232
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents37850
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons6375
  • Fatalities29944
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents68192
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents559
See more detailed statistics of Kerens fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 128ft / 38.6mTotal length
  • $13,000Total costs
  • 56,177Total average daily traffic
  • 8,799Total average daily truck traffic
  • 78,744Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Kerens, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 71970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 42000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Kerens, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 101 E S 4th St (Lat: 32.127917 Lon: -96.226361), Call Sign: KNCD575, Licensee ID: L00027639,
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 12/20/2011, Expiration Date: 12/22/2021, Registrant: City Of Kerens, Kerens, TX 75144, Phone: (903) 396-2971
  • MP 611, Mp 611 Corsicana Sub Ded (Lat: 32.122361 Lon: -96.292111), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQRN505,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.145 MHz, 160.320 MHz, 161.550 MHz, Grant Date: 06/25/2013, Expiration Date: 06/25/2023, Certifier: Thomas J Mcgovern, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505 N, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • 200 Bobcate Lane (Lat: 32.122917 Lon: -96.225944), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQWX813, Licensee ID: L01990941,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.790 MHz, 154.505 MHz, Grant Date: 12/21/2015, Expiration Date: 12/21/2025, Certifier: Cliff Davis, Registrant: Kerens Independent School District, 200 Bobcat Lane, Kerens, TX 75144, Phone: (903) 396-2924, Fax: (903) 396-2334, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kerens)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: SIX CHUTER WEST LLC LEGEND XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROMOMENT AM13 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 394SC , Serial Number: 3181, Year manufactured: 2017, Airworthiness Date: 09/23/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 1125 Se County Road 3300, Kerens, TX 75144

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 40. The highest number of fire incidents - 83 took place in 2011, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Kerens, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (55.5%), and Structure Fires (31.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Kerens, TX
    • 37855.5%Outside Fires
    • 21331.3%Structure Fires
    • 7611.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 142.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kerens, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kerens, TX
  • 49.9%Utility gas
  • 47.5%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kerens, TX
  • 53.6%Utility gas
  • 41.1%Electricity
  • 5.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Kerens compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • C. Stan Speed (1)
  • Vernon May (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2020.