Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 2,308.
Males: 1,221  (52.9%)
Females: 1,087  (47.1%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip code: 76401

Estimated median household income in 2016: $55,897 (it was $39,083 in 2000)
Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale:

$55,897
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,766 (it was $21,090 in 2000)

Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $156,289 (it was $74,100 in 2000)
Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale:

$156,289
TX:

$161,500
  • Races in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale, TX (2000)

    Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale races chart
    • 1,97792.0%White alone
    • 1396.5%Hispanic
    • 180.8%Two or more races
    • 100.5%American Indian alone
    • 40.2%Black alone
    • 10.05%Asian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

Races in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 315.9 square miles.

Population density: 7.3 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale:

  • High school or higher: 82.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale CCD:

  • Never married: 14.7%
  • Now married: 72.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale CCD:  0.5% ($398)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Worth, TX (56.4 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (87.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Stephenville, TX (3.5 miles ), Lipan, TX (3.6 miles ), Gordon, TX (3.7 miles ), Mingus, TX (4.0 miles ), Tolar, TX (4.1 miles ), Palo Pinto-Santo, TX (4.3 miles ), Strawn, TX (4.5 miles ), Dublin, TX (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 32.39 N, Longitude: 98.21 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 254

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.8%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Truck transportation (3%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

Work and jobs in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 85% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale place 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 34.7 miles away from the place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 77% 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 155.1 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 337.9 miles away from Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale 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 187.2 miles away from the city 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 285.7 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 165.6 miles away from Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale 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 168.4 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 Erath County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale:

  • STEPHENS HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; STEPHENVILLE, TX)
  • ROCK HOUSE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; STEPHENVILLE, TX)
  • NORTH ROCK 2 (Hospital, about 12 miles away; STEPHENVILLE, TX)
  • COMMUNITY NH (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; STEPHENVILLE, TX)
  • MULBERRY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; STEPHENVILLE, TX)
  • HOME CARE DIRECT INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; STEPHENVILLE, TX)
  • TEXAS HEALTH HARRIS METHODIST HOSPITAL STEPHENVILL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; STEPHENVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale:

  • Tarleton State University (about 13 miles; Stephenville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,882)
  • Weatherford College (about 35 miles; Weatherford, TX; FT enrollment: 4,080)
  • Cisco College (about 46 miles; Cisco, TX; FT enrollment: 2,687)
  • Texas Christian University (about 55 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Tarrant County College District (about 57 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 33,775)
  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 68 miles; Arlington, TX; FT enrollment: 27,453)
  • Hill College (about 71 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)

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Notable locations in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale: Camp Paluxy (A), Thurber Historic District (B), Houston Ranch (C), Triangle Ranch (D), Morgan Mill Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (E), Bluff Dale Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale: Mount Zion Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Acrea Cemetery (1), Bishop Cemetery (2), Wesley Chapel Cemetery (3), X-Ray Cemetery (4), Jaybird Cemetery (5), Russel Chapel Cemetery (6), Thurber Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Baileys Lake (A), Little Lake (B), Lake Tiberias (C), Stewart Lake (D), Thurber Lake (E), Nutt Lake (F), Stephenville Country Club Lake (G), Soil Conservation Service Site Number 14 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wolf Creek (A), Turkey Creek (B), Straight Creek (C), South Paluxy River (D), Sims Creek (E), North Paluxy River (F), Nail Creek (G), Elmir Branch (H), Salt Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Erath 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 77.5. This is about average.

City:

77.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.6%
Whole state:

15.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.6%
Whole state:

6.7%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Texas average:

15.6

Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale travel time to work - commute Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale CCD (based on Erath County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,48060
Mainline Protestant3,08412
Catholic1,1002
Other5362
Black Protestant1211
None16,569-
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: 5
Erath County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Erath County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Erath County:

4.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Erath County:

27.4%
Texas:

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

16.2%
State:

15.7%

8.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,027 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.92%
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 Tarrant County, TX  0.89% ($51,950 average AGI)
from Comanche County, TX  0.57% ($26,859)
from Hood County, TX  0.42% ($43,043)


9.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,084 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.38%
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 Tarrant County, TX  1.24% ($30,094 average AGI)
to Hood County, TX  0.58% ($12,800)
to Comanche County, TX  0.52% ($26,017)

Strongest AM radio stations in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale:

  • 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)
  • KSTV (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; STEPHENVILLE, TX; Owner: CEN-TEX MEDIA, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KNAX (1630 AM; 10 kW; FT. WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale:

  • KTFW-FM (92.1 FM; GLEN ROSE, TX; Owner: M&M BROADCASTERS, LTD.)
  • KFWR (95.9 FM; MINERAL WELLS, TX; Owner: LKCM RADIO GROUP, LP)
  • KDXX (107.1 FM; BENBROOK, TX; Owner: KCYT-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCUB-FM (98.3 FM; STEPHENVILLE, TX; Owner: REESE BROADCASTING L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale:

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (47%)
  • Electricity (44%)
  • Utility gas (5%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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