Littlefield, Texas

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Population in 2017: 5,988 (92% urban, 8% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.0%
 
Males: 3,051  (51.0%)
Females: 2,937  (49.0%)
Median resident age:

34.1 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 79339.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $38,956 (it was $26,271 in 2000)
Littlefield:

$38,956
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,603 (it was $15,018 in 2000)

Littlefield city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $75,697 (it was $34,200 in 2000)
Littlefield:

$75,697
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $111,139; detached houses: $114,037; mobile homes: $8,721

Median gross rent in 2017: $721.

March 2019 cost of living index in Littlefield: 77.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.4%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.6% for Black residents, 21.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.2% for other race residents, 37.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Littlefield, TX (2017)
    • 3,69757.0%Hispanic
    • 2,24934.7%White alone
    • 4106.3%Black alone
    • 701.1%Two or more races
    • 410.6%Asian alone
    • 240.4%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 386 registered sex offenders living in Littlefield, Texas as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Littlefield is 17 to 1.


Crime rates in Littlefield by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
12
(185.6)
7
(107.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.0)
1
(17.7)
2
(30.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(97.9)
5
(82.9)
6
(100.3)
7
(118.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(30.7)
1
(16.1)
1
(16.6)
1
(17.0)
1
(17.7)
3
(46.1)
3
(45.7)
6
(94.2)
4
(64.0)
4
(65.3)
1
(16.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(33.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
18
(278.4)
10
(153.7)
41
(659.9)
31
(514.4)
23
(391.8)
33
(583.7)
30
(461.1)
23
(350.6)
24
(376.9)
13
(208.1)
26
(424.2)
43
(712.7)
33
(551.6)
27
(455.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
52
(804.3)
51
(783.7)
57
(917.4)
56
(929.2)
63
(1,073)
95
(1,680)
97
(1,491)
84
(1,280)
93
(1,460)
61
(976.6)
62
(1,012)
40
(663.0)
21
(351.0)
30
(505.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
109
(1,686)
104
(1,598)
121
(1,948)
139
(2,306)
135
(2,299)
151
(2,671)
150
(2,306)
165
(2,515)
143
(2,246)
135
(2,161)
107
(1,746)
94
(1,558)
58
(969.4)
104
(1,753)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(30.9)
N/A8
(128.8)
9
(149.3)
8
(136.3)
12
(212.2)
12
(184.4)
6
(91.5)
3
(47.1)
4
(64.0)
9
(146.8)
17
(281.8)
7
(117.0)
8
(134.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(46.1)
2
(32.2)
2
(33.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(35.4)
8
(123.0)
2
(30.5)
5
(78.5)
5
(80.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(50.1)
2
(33.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)330.4247.2289.2310.3275.1377.6342.0311.9299.5220.8335.1345.1263.2311.8

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City-data.com crime index in Littlefield, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 20 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: American (6.3%), Irish (4.2%), African (3.8%), English (2.3%), German (1.7%), Scottish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 5.99 square miles.

Population density: 999 people per square mile   (low).

Littlefield, Texas map

438 residents are foreign born (5.7% Latin America).

This city:

6.8%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,561 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $967 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (35.9 miles , pop. 199,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (257.3 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (329.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Amherst, TX (2.8 miles ),
Spade, TX (3.2 miles),
Anton, TX (3.5 miles ),
Sudan, TX (3.9 miles ),
Olton, TX (4.6 miles ),
Springlake, TX (4.6 miles),
Earth, TX (4.7 miles ),
Opdyke West, TX (4.8 miles)

Latitude: 33.92 N, Longitude: 102.33 W

Area code: 806

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $179,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $179,400
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $179,400
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $179,400
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $179,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Littlefield, TX residents
Average permit cost in Littlefield, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Littlefield, TX
Historical housing units in Littlefield, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +24 (+0.4%).
Most common industries in Littlefield, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (13.5%)
  • Educational services (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Utilities (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (14.3%)
  • Construction (12.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.0%)
  • Utilities (7.2%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Machinery (5.0%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (12.5%)
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Littlefield, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Cashiers (8.1%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)

Average climate in Littlefield, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Littlefield-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Littlefield city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 tornado 10.3 miles away from the city center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Littlefield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 14% 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 109.3 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 259.0 miles away from Littlefield 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 118.3 miles away from Littlefield 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 248.8 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 201.1 miles away from the city 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 160.3 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 Lamb County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Littlefield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Littlefield:

  • LAMB HEALTHCARE CENTER (Government - Local, 1500 S SUNSET)
  • LEGACY OF LOVE HOSPICE (420 PHELPS AVENUE)
  • INTEGRACARE OF LITTLEFIELD, LLC (110 E MARSHAL HOWARD)
  • KNIGHT'S NURSING HOME, INC (520 ASH AVENUE)
  • LITTLEFIELD HOSPITALITY (1609 W WAYLON JENNINGS BLVD)
  • LITTLEFIELD NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (1241 W MARSHALL HOWARD BLVD)

Airports located in Littlefield:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Littlefield:

  • South Plains College (about 24 miles; Levelland, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,007)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 34 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 36 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 40 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 61 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 78 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Amarillo College (about 93 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)

Public high school in Littlefield:

  • LITTLEFIELD H S (Students: 299, Location: 1100 WAYLON JENNINGS BLVD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Littlefield:

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Library in Littlefield:

  • LAMB COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $110,138; Location: 110 E 6TH ST; 13,526 books; 580 audio materials; 1,551 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 32 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Littlefield: Lamb County Courthouse (A), Littlefield Fire Department (B), City of Littlefield Emergency Medical Services (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Littlefield include: Emmanuel Church (A), New Life Fellowship Church (B), Nazarene Church (C), Church of Christ -- Crescent Park (D), Parkview Baptist Church (E), New Jerusalem Baptist Church (F), First Baptist Church (G), New Covenant Assembly of God Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Littlefield include: Laguna Park (1), Dunbar Park (2), Crescent Park (3), Dunber Community Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Waylon Jennings - Country music artist, Billy Howton - Football player, Lisa Whelchel - Entertainer, Eric Morris (Canadian football) - Football player, Wilford Moore - Football player and coach.

Lamb County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.4%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
40 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
40 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
137 people in nursing homes in 2000
51 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Littlefield (2011 data):

  • AIMBank: South Branch at 102 East Wjb, branch established on 1998/07/02; Aimbank at 337 Phelps Avenue, branch established on 1925/09/19. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $299.1 mil, Deposits: $267.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Aim Bancshares, Inc.
  • Security State Bank: at 501 Phelps Avenue, branch established on 1947/10/04; Detached Facility at 532 Phelps Avenue, branch established on 1981/09/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $107.9 mil, Deposits: $95.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Xit Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Federal Bank Littlefield, Texas: at 2313 Phelps Ave., branch established on 1946/06/01; Phelps Avenue Branch at 2313 Phelps Avenue, branch established on 1996/06/30. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $46.0 mil, Deposits: $38.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices
  • American State Bank: Littlefield Branch at 1601 South Phelps, branch established on 1988/08/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $3,079.1 mil, Deposits: $2,459.5 mil, headquarters in Lubbock, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 46 total offices, Holding Company: American State Financial Corporation
  • First United Bank: Littlefield Branch at 2003 South Hall Avenue, branch established on 1997/11/03. Info updated 2007/02/12: Bank assets: $1,081.2 mil, Deposits: $962.8 mil, headquarters in Dimmitt, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Plains Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Littlefield:

Marital status in Littlefield, TX
  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 54.2%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

For population 25 years and over in Littlefield:

  • High school or higher: 74.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.2
Texas average:

14.0

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

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Religion statistics for Littlefield, TX (based on Lamb County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,72132
Catholic3,0133
Mainline Protestant1,3118
Black Protestant-1
Other-1
None1,932-
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: 6
Here:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Here:

5.07 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Lamb County:

6.51 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

10.1%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.5%
State:

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

12.0%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Littlefield:

47.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Littlefield:

45.0%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Littlefield:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Littlefield:

20.9%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Littlefield:

12.0%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Littlefield:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

53.2%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Littlefield:

77.8%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Littlefield, 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 14$69,147$59,2690$0
Police - Other 9$25,168$33,5570$0
Streets and Highways 6$15,116$30,2320$0
Water Supply 5$16,931$40,6340$0
Health 5$22,988$55,17112$11,556
Financial Administration 5$13,415$32,1960$0
Firefighters 4$24,459$73,3772$1,180
Other Government Administration 4$19,337$58,0110$0
Solid Waste Management 4$12,820$38,4600$0
Parks and Recreation 4$8,871$26,6130$0
Judicial and Legal 2$7,645$45,8702$3,267
Sewerage 2$8,037$48,2220$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 64$243,934$45,73816$16,003

Littlefield government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $258,000 ($43.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,073,000 ($179.19)
    Solid Waste Management: $890,000 ($148.63)
    Health - Other: $638,000 ($106.55)
    Water Utilities: $500,000 ($83.50)
    Regular Highways: $444,000 ($74.15)
    Central Staff Services: $378,000 ($63.13)
    Sewerage: $348,000 ($58.12)
    Local Fire Protection: $280,000 ($46.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $186,000 ($31.06)
    General - Other: $170,000 ($28.39)
    Financial Administration: $96,000 ($16.03)
    Correctional Institutions: $64,000 ($10.69)
    General Public Buildings: $63,000 ($10.52)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $59,000 ($9.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $48,000 ($8.02)
    Air Transportation: $27,000 ($4.51)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $543,000 ($90.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $327,000 ($54.61)
    Water Utilities: $75,000 ($12.53)
    Police Protection: $36,000 ($6.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,567,000 ($428.69)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $150,000 ($25.05)

Littlefield government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $1,034,000 ($172.68)
    Other: $733,000 ($122.41)
    Sewerage: $630,000 ($105.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($5.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $46,000 ($7.68)
    Health and Hospitals: $40,000 ($6.68)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $16,000 ($2.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $136,000 ($22.71)
    Fines and Forfeits: $37,000 ($6.18)
    Rents: $26,000 ($4.34)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($3.01)
    Sale of Property: $4,000 ($0.67)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,519,000 ($253.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $196,000 ($32.73)
  • Tax - Property: $960,000 ($160.32)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $842,000 ($140.61)
    Public Utilities Sales: $326,000 ($54.44)
    Other Selective Sales: $20,000 ($3.34)
    Other License: $7,000 ($1.17)

Littlefield government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,120,000 ($2024.05)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,650,000 ($1945.56)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $470,000 ($78.49)

Littlefield government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,795,000 ($299.77)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $218,000 ($36.41)
Businesses in Littlefield, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Alco Stores1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
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Strongest AM radio stations in Littlefield:

  • KZZN (1490 AM; 1 kW; LITTLEFIELD, TX; Owner: EMIL MACHA)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJTV (950 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KLVT (1230 AM; 1 kW; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: PAUL R. BEANE)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KCLR (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RALLS, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)

Strongest FM radio stations in Littlefield:

  • KAIQ (95.5 FM; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: LITTLEFIELD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Littlefield:

  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJTV-TV (Channel 34; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KTXT-TV (Channel 5; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KCBD (Channel 11; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KAMC (Channel 28; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: VHR LUBBOCK LICENSE, INC.)
Littlefield fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Littlefield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 79ft / 23.9mTotal length
  • $209,000Total costs
  • 18,370Total average daily traffic
  • 3,088Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,740Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

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 fires per year is 74. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 99 took place in 2008, and the least - 40 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Littlefield, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (65.8%), and Structure Fires (20.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Littlefield, TX
    • 83365.8%Outside Fires
    • 25320.0%Structure Fires
    • 13410.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 463.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Littlefield, TX
Most common first names in Littlefield, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7178.0 years
James6676.2 years
John5878.0 years
Mary5578.6 years
Robert4172.1 years
George2975.3 years
Charles2471.4 years
Willie2378.1 years
Thomas2276.3 years
Ruby1982.7 years
Most common last names in Littlefield, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4075.8 years
Smith3473.9 years
Williams3075.8 years
Jones2779.7 years
Davis2277.8 years
Taylor1977.5 years
Hernandez1970.2 years
Martinez1774.8 years
Young1680.3 years
Moore1577.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Littlefield, TX
  • 70.1%Utility gas
  • 27.0%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Solar energy
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Littlefield, TX
  • 63.6%Electricity
  • 35.4%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used


Littlefield compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Littlefield on our top lists:

  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.