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Population in 2012: 340 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.5%
 

Males: 181  (53.5%)
Females: 159  (46.5%)

Median resident age:  41.1 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 76654.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $58,412 (it was $40,500 in 2000)
Leroy:

$58,412
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,982

Leroy city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $82,915 (it was $59,800 in 2000)
Leroy:

$82,915
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $105,281; Detached houses: $109,263; Mobile homes: $55,723

Median gross rent in 2012: $842.

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  • White alone - 310 (92.0%)
  • Black alone - 13 (3.9%)
  • Hispanic - 13 (3.9%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Leroy: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (30.2%), Czech (27.0%), United States (16.0%), English (10.5%), Irish (4.7%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 498 feet

Land area: 1.91 square miles.

Population density: 178 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Leroy:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Leroy city:

  • Never married: 13.9%
  • Now married: 70.5%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.0%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Leroy, Texas as of October 31, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Leroy to the number of sex offenders is 340 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,352 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $829 (1.3%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (14.8 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Arlington, TX (67.6 miles , pop. 332,969).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (75.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Ross, TX (2.3 miles ), Axtell, TX (2.4 miles) , Elm Mott, TX (2.5 miles) , West, TX (2.6 miles ), Mount Calm, TX (2.9 miles ), Lacy-Lakeview, TX (3.0 miles ), Bellmead, TX (3.2 miles ), Penelope, TX (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 31.73 N, Longitude: 97.02 W

Area code: 254

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.7%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +75 (+28.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (42%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (31%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (21%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Leroy-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 193% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the Leroy city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1973, a category F5 tornado 19.4 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Leroy-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in McLennan County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Leroy:

  • WEST REST HAVEN INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WEST, TX)
  • HILLCREST MEDICAL CENTER AT WEST (Hospital, provides emergency services, about 8 miles away; WEST, TX)
  • BELLMEAD REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WACO, TX)

Political contributions by individuals in Leroy, TX

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leroy:

  • Texas State Technical College Waco (about 8 miles; Waco, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,995)
  • McLennan Community College (about 14 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,343)
  • Baylor University (about 15 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 13,993)
  • Navarro College (about 39 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 4,283)
  • Temple College (about 50 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 54 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,379)
  • Central Texas College (about 63 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 4,130)

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McLennan 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
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 26.2. This is better than average.
City:

26.2
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.5
U.S.:

11.9
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.123. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.123
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.0572. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.0572
U.S.:

2.4332
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.00. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.00
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

30.9
U.S.:

28.3


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 3.4%
(3.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Leroy, TX


6 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Leroy compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Leroy travel time to work - commute


Leroy mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (71%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Leroy city (based on McLennan County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 60.51%
Here60.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristAssemblies of God
Adherents49.6%17.7%13.5%3.3%2.5%
Congregations36.5%5.2%16.7%11.1%4.8%
NameLutheran ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents2.0%1.5%1.5%1.5%6.7%
Congregations2.0%2.0%1.2%2.4%18.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 22
This county:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
McLennan County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 25
McLennan County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 115
This county:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 127
McLennan County:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.3%
Texas:

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

12.6%
State:

15.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$135
Totals for Government 0$0 1$135


6.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,898 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Texas average:

8.37%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($266 average AGI)
McLennan County:

0.12%
Texas average:

0.20%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Bell County, TX  0.39% ($33,125 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.31% ($28,308)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.29% ($37,583)


6.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,789 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Texas average:

7.44%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($274 average AGI)
McLennan County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Tarrant County, TX  0.45% ($33,793 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  0.43% ($33,143)
to Bell County, TX  0.41% ($28,466)

Strongest AM radio stations in Leroy:

  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KWTX (1230 AM; 1 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leroy:

  • KBRQ (102.5 FM; HILLSBORO, TX; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBCT (94.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: KENNELWOOD BCST/G COMPANY, INC.)
  • KBGO (95.7 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KWBU-FM (103.3 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KLRK (92.9 FM; MARLIN, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)

TV broadcast stations around Leroy:

  • KWBU-TV (Channel 34; WACO, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)

Leroy fatal accident list:

Oct 4, 2005 11:10 AM, Fm308, Commerce, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 20, 1989 08:20 AM, Fm308, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1



FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC5DBD, Licensee ID: L00265706
    Grant Date: 09/26/2003, Expiration Date: 09/26/2013
    Registrant: Michael R Ewing, Leroy, TX 76654



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$82,590
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0035.00

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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 4

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