Mineral Wells, Texas

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Population in 2013: 16,773 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 
Males: 9,493  (56.6%)
Females: 7,280  (43.4%)
Median resident age:  32.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 76067.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,623 (it was $27,233 in 2000)
Mineral Wells:

$35,623
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,237 (it was $13,336 in 2000)

Mineral Wells city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,599 (it was $40,300 in 2000)
Mineral Wells:

$76,599
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $730.

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  • Races in Mineral Wells, TX (2013)

    Mineral Wells races chart
    • 10,94562.5%White alone
    • 4,81427.5%Hispanic
    • 1,2817.3%Black alone
    • 1821.0%Two or more races
    • 830.5%Asian alone
    • 760.4%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mineral Wells: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (9.8%), German (7.2%), Irish (6.6%), English (6.5%), Scottish (1.9%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 911 feet

Land area: 20.5 square miles.

Population density: 820 people per square mile   (low).

Mineral Wells,TX real estate house value index trend

Mineral Wells, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Mineral Wells:

  • High school or higher: 72.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mineral Wells city:

  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 38.2%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

1,337 residents are foreign born (6.7% Latin America).

This city:

7.8%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 68 registered sex offenders living in Mineral Wells, Texas as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mineral Wells to the number of sex offenders is 246 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,474 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $608 (1.3%)

Mineral Wells satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Worth, TX (44.9 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (76.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Cool, TX (2.3 miles) , Millsap, TX (2.6 miles ), Palo Pinto, TX (3.4 miles ), Graford, TX (3.5 miles ), Palo Pinto-Santo, TX (3.7 miles ), Weatherford, TX (4.3 miles ), Perrin, TX (4.4 miles ), Lipan, TX (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $67,100
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $87,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $72,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $88,400
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $84,100
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $91,800
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $83,600
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $74,800
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $60,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.81 N, Longitude: 98.10 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,567 (+9.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,848 (68.1%)

Area code: 940

Mineral Wells household income distribution Mineral Wells home values distribution

Crime rates in Mineral Wells by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 1011110002210
per 100,000 5.80.05.85.85.85.70.00.00.011.911.75.90.0
Rapes 241616132210142325232555
per 100,000 138.590.492.975.3128.457.582.0136.9148.2136.9145.829.329.9
Robberies 79615883981151116
per 100,000 40.450.834.886.946.746.017.653.647.465.529.264.595.7
Assaults 24141634353643605058494334
per 100,000 138.579.192.9197.0204.3206.9251.7357.1296.3345.3285.9252.3203.4
Burglaries 187139150225163194194143178160232173221
per 100,000 1,079.0785.3870.51,304.0951.51,115.11,135.6851.01,055.0952.41,353.51,015.01,322.0
Thefts 536562498767701653537490664558605770610
per 100,000 3,092.73,175.12,890.04,445.14,092.03,753.33,143.52,916.03,935.53,321.63,529.54,517.53,649.0
Auto thefts 27533754464244334944233541
per 100,000 155.8299.4214.7313.0268.5241.4257.6196.4290.4261.9134.2205.3245.3
Arson 13421323214242
per 100,000 75.022.611.65.817.511.517.611.95.923.811.723.512.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 386.3319.6318.9445.8435.0372.1358.5401.8461.4457.2467.6385.6363.1

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Crime rate in Mineral Wells detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 36 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,882 (+12.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Mineral Wells, Texas

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Tornado activity:

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

On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.9 miles away from the Mineral Wells city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mineral Wells-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 76% 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 155.4 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 356.2 miles away from Mineral Wells 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 160.0 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 137.7 miles away from the city 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 139.0 miles away from Mineral Wells 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 293.2 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 Palo Pinto County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 10, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mineral Wells topographic map

Birthplace of: Chet Upham - Soilder, Mack White - Comics writer and artist, Nik Lewis - Player of and football, Shane McAnally - Country singer, Alvin Garrett - Football player, James Vick - Martial artist, Kevin Rahm - Actor, Millie Hughes-Fulford - astronaut, Richard Ritchie - Football player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers in Mineral Wells:

  • NORTHWEST 23RD STREET (202 NW 23RD ST)
  • PALO PINTO GENERAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 400 SOUTHWEST 25 AVE)
  • USRC MINERAL WELLS (2611 HIGHWAY 180 WEST)
  • PALO PINTO GENERAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (218 S W 26TH AVENUE)
  • MINERAL WELLS CARE CENTER (316 SW 25TH AVE)
  • MINERAL WELLS NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (316 SW 25TH AVE)
  • PALO PINTO NURSING CENTER (200 SOUTHWEST 25TH AVE)
  • RESORT LODGE INC (401 NW 4TH ST)

Airports and heliports located in Mineral Wells:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mineral Wells:

  • Weatherford College (about 19 miles; Weatherford, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,080)
  • Tarleton State University (about 42 miles; Stephenville, TX; FT enrollment: 8,882)
  • Texas Christian University (about 44 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Tarrant County College District (about 46 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 33,775)
  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 58 miles; Arlington, TX; FT enrollment: 27,453)
  • Cisco College (about 59 miles; Cisco, TX; FT enrollment: 2,687)
  • University of North Texas (about 62 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)

Public high schools in Mineral Wells:

Private high school in Mineral Wells:

  • COMMUNITY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 36; Location: 2501 GARRETT MORRIS PKWY; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Mineral Wells:

See full list of schools located in Mineral Wells, School District: MINERAL WELLS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Mineral Wells:

  • BOYCE DITTO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $352,126; Location: 2300 SE MARTIN LUTHER KING JR ST; 36,649 books; 670 audio materials; 3,583 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 82 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Mineral Wells: Camp Dallas (A), Weatherford-Mineral Wells and Northwestern Railroad Depot (B), Kamp Koinonia (C), Mineral Wells Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 2 (D), Little Rock School House Museum (E), Mineral Wells Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 1 (F), Critical Air 55 (G), Baker Hotel (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mineral Wells include: First Presbyterian Church (A), Faith Covenant Church (B), Church of Christ - Northoak (C), Church of Christ (D), West Side Baptist Church (E), Trinity Baptist Church (F), Southeast First Street Baptist Church (G), Mount Hermon Baptist Church (H), Liberty Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoirs: Lake Pinto (A), Lake Mineral Wells (B), Holiday Hills Club Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Mineral Wells include: Lake Mineral Wells State Park (1), Mineral Wells Park (2), Lion Park (3), Lake Mineral Wells State Park (4), Miller Stadium (5), Elmhurst Park (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Chamber of Commerce (511 East Hubbard Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Budget Host Inn (3601 Highway 180 East) (1), Best Western Club House Inn (4410 Highway 180 East) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Palo Pinto 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)

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 3.18. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.18
U.S.:

6.58

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mineral Wells and their reported violations in the past:

FAMOUS MINERAL WATER (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-21-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.2%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.5% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.3% for American Indian residents, 16.9% for other race residents, 56.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Mineral Wells in 2010:

  • 1,977 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 150 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Mineral Wells in 2000:

  • 2,108 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 197 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Mineral Wells, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Mineral Wells compared to Texas state average:

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

Banks with branches in Mineral Wells (2011 data):

  • First State Bank of Mineral Wells: First State Bank Of Mineral Wells at 101 Se 1st Street, branch established on 1987/04/03; Mineral Wells Drive-Thru Branch at 402 East Hubbard Street, branch established on 1992/09/09. Info updated 2011/02/15: Bank assets: $109.2 mil, Deposits: $96.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Mineral Wells Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Mineral Wells Branch at 100 S.E. Sixth Avenue, branch established on 1906/01/01; Mineral Wells Motor Branch at 709 Se First, branch established on 1999/07/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Citibank, National Association: 701 East Hubbard Branch at 701 East Hubbard, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • First National Bank Texas: Mineral Wells Banking Center - Rc 66 at 601 N. Fm 1821, branch established on 2005/08/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Titan Bank, N.A.: at 1701 East Hubbard Avenue, branch established on 1907/01/01. Info updated 2011/11/01: Bank assets: $55.9 mil, Deposits: $49.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Bmc Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Financial Bank, National Association: at 1800 East Hubbard Street, branch established on 1925/05/14. Info updated 2007/10/04: Bank assets: $205.1 mil, Deposits: $161.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices, Holding Company: First Financial Bankshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Mineral Wells, Texas:

  • Ramada Limited, 4103 Hwy 180 E, Mineral Wells, TX 76067 , Phone: (940) 325-6956, Fax: (940) 325-6958
  • Best Western Club House Inn & Suites, 4410 Hwy 180 East, Mineral Wells, TX 76067 , Phone: (940) 325-2270, Fax: (940) 325-1088
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 6801 Hwy 180 E, Mineral Wells, TX 76067 , Phone: (940) 325-7829, Fax: (940) 325-2645
  • Days Inn & Suites Mineral Wells, TX, 107 Washington Rd, Mineral Wells, TX 76067 , Phone: (940) 468-2727, Fax: (940) 468-2728
  • Comfort Suites Mineral Wells, 105 Karl Kessler Blvd, Mineral Wells, TX 76067 , Phone: (940) 327-0077, Fax: (866) 621-3984
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Mineral Wells, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.3
Texas average:

14.4

Mineral Wells travel time to work - commute Mineral Wells mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (43%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhood in Mineral Wells (Mineral Wells, Texas Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Mineral Wells city (based on Palo Pinto County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,67961
Mainline Protestant1,37610
Catholic1,1523
Other4293
Black Protestant1861
None12,289-
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: 8
Palo Pinto County:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Palo Pinto County:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Palo Pinto County:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

9.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Palo Pinto County:

29.2%
Texas:

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

18.7%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 10$42,389$50,8670$0
Judicial and Legal 3$8,530$34,1200$0
Police Protection - Officers 35$100,062$34,3070$0
Police - Other 16$33,647$25,2350$0
Firefighters 10$33,821$40,5850$0
Streets and Highways 13$29,024$26,7910$0
Health 19$55,927$35,3220$0
Solid Waste Management 3$9,184$36,7364$3,846
Sewerage 10$21,362$25,6340$0
Water Supply 16$50,526$37,8950$0
Local Libraries 3$7,487$29,9484$2,210
Other and Unallocable 22$60,571$33,0390$0
Totals for Government 160$452,530$33,9408$6,056

Mineral Wells government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,284,000 ($76.55)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $3,312,000 ($197.46)
    Regular Highways: $1,756,000 ($104.69)
    Police Protection: $1,439,000 ($85.79)
    General - Other: $933,000 ($55.63)
    Fire Protection: $864,000 ($51.51)
    Sewerage: $704,000 ($41.97)
    Central Staff Services: $696,000 ($41.50)
    Parks & Recreation: $601,000 ($35.83)
    Air Transportation: $375,000 ($22.36)
    Financial Administration: $317,000 ($18.90)
    Libraries: $269,000 ($16.04)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $143,000 ($8.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $94,000 ($5.60)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $712,000 ($42.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $139,000 ($8.29)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($0.48)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,557,000 ($390.93)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $802,000 ($47.81)

Mineral Wells government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $452,000 ($26.95)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,585,000 ($154.12)
    All Other: $178,000 ($10.61)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,129,000 ($67.31)
    Interest Earnings: $543,000 ($32.37)
    Special Assessments: $54,000 ($3.22)
    Rents: $11,000 ($0.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,820,000 ($287.37)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $55,000 ($3.28)
  • Tax - Property: $3,350,000 ($199.73)
    Total General Sales: $2,441,000 ($145.53)
    Public Utilities: $597,000 ($35.59)
    Other Selective Sales: $116,000 ($6.92)
    NEC: $7,000 ($0.42)

Mineral Wells government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $13,365,000 ($796.82)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $11,865,000 ($707.39)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $10,297,000 ($613.90)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $12,680,000 ($755.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,568,000 ($93.48)
    Water Utilities: $685,000 ($40.84)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $740,000 ($44.12)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $10,032,000 ($598.10)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $20,000 ($1.19)

7.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,201 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.59%
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 Parker County, TX  1.45% ($28,985 average AGI)
from Tarrant County, TX  1.22% ($43,064)
from Dallas County, TX  0.32% ($48,862)


7.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,432 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.71%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Parker County, TX  1.67% ($40,298 average AGI)
to Tarrant County, TX  1.13% ($32,618)
to Hood County, TX  0.21% ($36,895)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mineral Wells:

  • KJSA (1120 AM; daytime; 0 kW; MINERAL WELLS, TX; Owner: JERRY SNYDER AND ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNAX (1630 AM; 10 kW; FT. WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mineral Wells:

  • KFWR (95.9 FM; MINERAL WELLS, TX; Owner: LKCM RADIO GROUP, LP)
  • KNOB-LP (99.9 FM; MINERAL WELLS, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDXX (107.1 FM; BENBROOK, TX; Owner: KCYT-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KYQX (89.5 FM; WEATHERFORD, TX; Owner: CSSI NON-PROFIT EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTFW-FM (92.1 FM; GLEN ROSE, TX; Owner: M&M BROADCASTERS, LTD.)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHCK-FM (99.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: KHCK-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • K213CS (90.5 FM; MINERAL WELLS, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KWRD-FM (100.7 FM; HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Mineral Wells:

  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Mineral Wells fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mineral Wells)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 164 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Mineral Wells, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 110 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mineral Wells)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 99 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mineral Wells)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 260
  • Hazardous Condition: 83
  • Service Call: 41
  • Good Intent Call: 19

Incident types - Mineral Wells

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mineral Wells, TX
Most common first names in Mineral Wells, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James19472.3 years
William16676.3 years
Mary16177.1 years
John15076.8 years
Robert12273.5 years
Charles8771.4 years
George8476.1 years
Thomas6473.3 years
Willie5078.8 years
Joe5074.0 years
Most common last names in Mineral Wells, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9073.1 years
Davis6376.1 years
Walker6076.0 years
Glover5474.7 years
Moore5377.8 years
White4777.4 years
Brown4377.5 years
Jones4176.1 years
Johnson3872.5 years
Harris3674.9 years
Businesses in Mineral Wells, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1KFC1
Ace Hardware1Knights Inn1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Best Western1Nike1
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen2Sears1
Days Inn1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul2
FedEx2UPS1
Ford1Vans1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1

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  • #79 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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