Moore Station, Texas

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Population in 2014: 199 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.2%
 
Males: 85  (42.8%)
Females: 114  (57.2%)
Median resident age:  39.2 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip code: 75770

Estimated median household income in 2016: $19,782 (it was $28,393 in 2000)
Moore Station:

$19,782
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $11,785 (it was $9,378 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $36,703 (it was $44,200 in 2000)
Moore Station:

$36,703
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $125,300; Detached houses: $187,354; Mobile homes: $41,159
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  • Races in Moore Station, TX (2010)

    Moore Station races chart
    • 16481.6%Black alone
    • 2411.9%White alone
    • 94.5%Hispanic
    • 21.0%Asian alone
    • 21.0%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Moore Station: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (4.1%), African (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 422 feet

Land area: 1.29 square miles.

Population density: 154 people per square mile   (very low).

Moore Station, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Moore Station:

  • High school or higher: 70.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 15.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Moore Station city:

  • Never married: 41.4%
  • Now married: 36.0%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $351 (1.0%)

Moore Station satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (18.4 miles , pop. 83,650).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (79.9 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (83.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: La Rue-Poynor, TX (2.1 miles ), Coffee City, TX (2.3 miles) , Emerald Bay, TX (2.7 miles ), Poynor, TX (2.8 miles ), Brownsboro, TX (2.9 miles ), Berryville, TX (3.0 miles ), Shadybrook, TX (3.1 miles ), Chandler, TX (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 32.19 N, Longitude: 95.56 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Moore Station household income distribution Moore Station home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -72 (-28.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Information (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (27%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (23%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (33%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (2%)

Average climate in Moore Station, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Moore Station-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/23/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.5 miles away from the Moore Station city center injured one person.

On 5/2/1954, a category F3 tornado 6.7 miles away from the city center injured 4 people.

Earthquake activity:

Moore Station-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 308.7 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 178.3 miles away from Moore Station center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 282.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 284.8 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 213.9 miles away from Moore Station center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Henderson County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Moore Station:

  • FRANKSTON HEALTHCARE CENTER, LP (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FRANKSTON, TX)
  • CHANDLER NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CHANDLER, TX)
  • LONGLEAF MEADOWS HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; TYLER, TX)
  • CHOCTAW GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; TYLER, TX)
  • HUMILITY HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; TYLER, TX)
  • ROSE CITY HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; TYLER, TX)
  • HEART TO HEART HOSPICE OF TYLER LTD (Hospital, about 16 miles away; TYLER, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moore Station:

  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 18 miles; Athens, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,333)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 20 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 21 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Kilgore College (about 43 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • LeTourneau University (about 53 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Navarro College (about 56 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 71 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)

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Notable location: Central Community Center (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Moore Station include: Lonestar Baptist Church (A), Lone Star Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Henderson 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)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 72.1. This is about average.

City:

72.1
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.96. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.96
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.0
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 26.5%
(27.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.4% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.6
Texas average:

14.3

Moore Station travel time to work - commute Moore Station mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Moore Station city (based on Henderson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,143122
Catholic8,5604
Mainline Protestant3,93623
Black Protestant8486
Other5633
None38,482-
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: 13
Henderson County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Henderson County:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Henderson County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Here:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Henderson County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

11.2%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Moore Station:

49.9%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Moore Station:

44.0%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Moore Station:

16.9%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Moore Station:

15.5%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Moore Station:

6.6
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Moore Station:

36.0%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

50.9%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.0%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Moore Station, 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

8.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,655 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.16%
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 Smith County, TX  1.09% ($32,746 average AGI)
from Kaufman County, TX  1.09% ($30,694)
from Dallas County, TX  1.01% ($41,413)


7.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,343 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
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 Smith County, TX  1.26% ($33,124 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  0.86% ($72,005)
to Kaufman County, TX  0.86% ($30,416)

Strongest AM radio stations in Moore Station:

  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KZEY (690 AM; 1 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • KLVQ (1410 AM; 1 kW; ATHENS, TX; Owner: LOVE RADIO COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Moore Station:

  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBJS (90.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS MEDIA ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTYL-FM (93.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOYE (96.7 FM; FRANKSTON, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KYYK (98.3 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)
  • KDOK (92.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYFP (89.1 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KPXI (100.7 FM; OVERTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KGLY (91.3 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KNUE (101.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKUS (104.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KISX (107.3 FM; WHITEHOUSE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K259AQ (99.7 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBLZ (102.7 FM; WINONA, TX; Owner: S.O. 2,000, LC)
  • K243AE (96.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K201DJ (88.1 FM; ATHENS, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KTPB (88.7 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: KILGORE JUNIOR COLLEGE)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; MALAKOFF, TX; Owner: CEDAR CREEK RADIO COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Moore Station:

  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KLSB-TV (Channel 19; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Owner: KLSB ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • K26GA (Channel 26; TYLER/JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KFXK (Channel 51; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTPN-LP (Channel 48; TYLER, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K20DL (Channel 20; TYLER, TX; Owner: PROGRESSIVE CABLE COMMUNICATIONS)

Moore Station fatal accident list:

Mar 25, 1997 06:00 AM, Fm314, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 7, 1986 01:03 PM, Fm314, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$49,6101$66,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$50,140
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9514.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (46%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Moore Station compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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