Mingus, Texas

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Population in 2013: 233 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.3%
 
Males: 106  (45.6%)
Females: 127  (54.4%)
Median resident age:  49.8 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 76463.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $18,886 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Mingus:

$18,886
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,145 (it was $22,591 in 2000)

Mingus city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $53,046 (it was $27,900 in 2000)
Mingus:

$53,046
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $783.

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  • Races in Mingus, TX (2010)

    Mingus races chart
    • 19080.9%White alone
    • 3916.6%Hispanic
    • 31.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.9%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Mingus: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.4%), Italian (12.8%), Irish (10.7%), United States (8.1%), English (7.4%), Dutch (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.55 square miles.

Population density: 150 people per square mile   (very low).

Mingus,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Mingus:

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mingus city:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 40.0%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 11.2%
  • Divorced: 21.4%

9 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America).

This city:

3.0%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Mingus, Texas as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Mingus to the number of sex offenders is 116 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $962 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $352 (0.8%)

Mingus satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Worth, TX (64.9 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (97.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Gordon, TX (1.8 miles ), Strawn, TX (2.1 miles ), Palo Pinto-Santo, TX (3.6 miles ), Ranger, TX (3.9 miles ), Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale, TX (4.0 miles ), Palo Pinto, TX (4.2 miles ), Lipan, TX (4.7 miles ), Eastland, TX (5.0 miles ).

Latitude: 32.54 N, Longitude: 98.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 254

Mingus household income distribution Mingus home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+14.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (39%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Mingus, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mingus-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 73% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Mingus city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.4 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mingus-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 75% 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 140.4 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 331.0 miles away from Mingus 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 273.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 186.1 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 155.1 miles away from Mingus 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 161.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in 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).
Mingus topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mingus:

  • RANGER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; RANGER, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mingus:

  • Tarleton State University (about 26 miles; Stephenville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,882)
  • Cisco College (about 35 miles; Cisco, TX; FT enrollment: 2,687)
  • Weatherford College (about 40 miles; Weatherford, TX; FT enrollment: 4,080)
  • Texas Christian University (about 63 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Tarrant County College District (about 66 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 33,775)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 76 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 78 miles; Arlington, TX; FT enrollment: 27,453)

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Palo Pinto County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 36.7%
(42.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  57.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Mingus compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Mingus (2011 data):

  • The Comanche National Bank: Mingus Branch at 117 Hwy 193, branch established on 1991/06/03. Info updated 2008/03/12: Bank assets: $281.7 mil, Deposits: $241.9 mil, headquarters in Comanche, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Comanche National Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (56%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Wood (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mingus 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

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $21,000 ($90.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($17.17)

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

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.29)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $12,000 ($51.50)
    Property: $9,000 ($38.63)
    Public Utilities: $6,000 ($25.75)
    NEC: $1,000 ($4.29)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $12,000 ($51.50)

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 Mingus:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mingus:

  • KFWR (95.9 FM; MINERAL WELLS, TX; Owner: LKCM RADIO GROUP, LP)
  • KTFW-FM (92.1 FM; GLEN ROSE, TX; Owner: M&M BROADCASTERS, LTD.)
  • KDXX (107.1 FM; BENBROOK, TX; Owner: KCYT-FM LICENSE CORP.)

Mingus fatal accident list:

Oct 10, 2007 05:40 PM, Sr-108, Davidson, Lat: 32.51983, Lon: -98.42106, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 740Total average daily traffic
  • 148Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,260Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mingus)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • THURBER, P.O. Box 158 (Lat: 32.504806 Lon: -98.409583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.2 m, Call Sign: WQOZ862
    Assigned Frequencies: 10795.0 MHz, 11115.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/15/2012, Expiration Date: 03/15/2022, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mingus)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Mingus, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1077.9 years
Mary685.9 years
Willie582.4 years
John481.5 years
Frank478.8 years
Robert472.5 years
Clarence376.7 years
Joe368.7 years
Oscar371.0 years
Raymond373.6 years
Most common last names in Mingus, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Abraham675.6 years
Jones577.8 years
Blue575.6 years
Brown478.8 years
Crenshaw479.7 years
Bearden475.2 years
Wylie485.0 years
Solignani477.8 years
Baker375.4 years
Fulfer378.6 years
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