Nazareth, Texas

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Population in 2013: 309 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.2%
 
Males: 165  (53.7%)
Females: 144  (46.3%)
Median resident age:  48.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 79063.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $64,755 (it was $36,875 in 2000)
Nazareth:

$64,755
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,174 (it was $15,756 in 2000)

Nazareth city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,189 (it was $47,400 in 2000)
Nazareth:

$76,189
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $124,403; Detached houses: $133,769; Mobile homes: $16,925

Median gross rent in 2013: $847.

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  • Races in Nazareth, TX (2010)

    Nazareth races chart
    • 27789.1%White alone
    • 3310.6%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Nazareth: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (64.3%), Dutch (6.3%), English (5.6%), French (5.2%), Scottish (3.2%), Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.35 square miles.

Population density: 887 people per square mile   (low).

Nazareth,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Nazareth:

  • High school or higher: 98.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nazareth city:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 61.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Nazareth, Texas as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Nazareth to the number of sex offenders is 313 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $960 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,087 (1.5%)

Nazareth satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (47.6 miles , pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (258.9 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (328.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Hart, TX (3.3 miles ), Dimmitt, TX (3.5 miles ), Tulia, TX (4.4 miles ), Happy, TX (4.4 miles ), Edmonson, TX (4.6 miles) , Kress, TX (4.9 miles ), Springlake, TX (5.0 miles) , Olton, TX (5.0 miles ).

Latitude: 34.54 N, Longitude: 102.10 W

Area code: 806

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

5.2%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +65 (+22.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (32%)
  • Construction (30%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Public administration (1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (30%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (2%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)

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

Average climate in Nazareth, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Nazareth-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.6 miles away from the Nazareth city center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/28/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nazareth-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 17% 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 129.8 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 163.3 miles away from Nazareth 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 304.1 miles away from the city 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 222.3 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 156.9 miles away from Nazareth center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.8 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 Castro County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Nazareth topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Nazareth:

  • HOSPICE CARE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; DIMMITT, TX)
  • PLAINS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; DIMMITT, TX)
  • CAMBRIDGE LTC PARTNERS INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; DIMMITT, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nazareth:

  • West Texas A & M University (about 33 miles; Canyon, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,820)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 33 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Amarillo College (about 47 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 67 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 68 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • South Plains College (about 69 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 76 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)

Public high school in Nazareth:

  • Nazareth School (Students: 236; Location: 101 S FIRST AVE; Grades: K-12; Our rating: 85)
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Notable location: Nazareth Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Castro County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.2%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  77.5%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Nazareth compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Nazareth (2011 data):

  • Peoples Bank: Nazareth Branch at 101 West Hwy 86, branch established on 2005/06/27. Info updated 2008/04/17: Bank assets: $264.2 mil, Deposits: $236.1 mil, headquarters in Lubbock, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.6
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (86%)
  • Electricity (13%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Nazareth city (based on Castro County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,60515
Catholic2,3223
Mainline Protestant4522
None2,683-
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: 2
Castro County:

2.78 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Castro County:

8.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

8.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Castro County:

26.6%
Texas:

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

14.3%
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
Financial Administration 1$2,554$30,6480$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$3,000
Judicial and Legal 0$0 5$1,038
Water Supply 1$1,819$21,8280$0
Totals for Government 2$4,373$26,2388$4,038

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($42.07)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($29.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($12.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $17,000 ($55.02)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($6.47)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($45.31)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($29.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.24)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $82,000 ($265.37)

Nazareth government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $49,000 ($158.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $42,000 ($135.92)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($22.65)

8.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($21,010 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.12%
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 Deaf Smith County, TX  1.66% ($25,333 average AGI)
from Lubbock County, TX  0.94% ($30,773)
from Lamb County, TX  0.47% ($111,000)


8.93% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,179 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.93%
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 Randall County, TX  1.18% ($20,250 average AGI)
to Deaf Smith County, TX  0.88% ($26,333)
to Hale County, TX  0.88% ($23,143)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nazareth:

  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTUE (1260 AM; 1 kW; TULIA, TX; Owner: DOVE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KDHN (1470 AM; 1 kW; DIMMITT, TX; Owner: COLLINS COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KPUR (1440 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nazareth:

  • KBTE (104.9 FM; TULIA, TX; Owner: DOVE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KHDY (97.3 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KJNZ (103.5 FM; HEREFORD, TX; Owner: TAHOKA RADIO, LLC)
  • KNNK (100.5 FM; DIMMITT, TX; Owner: JAMES D. PEELER)
  • KBAH (90.5 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Nazareth:

  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFDA-TV (Channel 10; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: PANHANDLE TELECASTING CO.)
  • K41CA (Channel 41; KRESS, TX; Owner: PANHANDLE TELECASTING CO.)
  • K25CP (Channel 25; KRESS, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF AMARILLO LICENSE, LLC)
  • K36CC (Channel 36; KRESS/PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: KVII OPERATING, L.P.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Nazareth)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 3rd & Leo St (Lat: 34.543111 Lon: -102.106028), Call Sign: KYF600, Licensee ID: L00125903
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.685 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/22/2005, Expiration Date: 10/19/2015
    Registrant: Walter D Kern, Nazareth, TX 79063, Phone: (806) 945-2219
  • 2.11 Mi S (Lat: 34.538111 Lon: -102.088806), Call Sign: WNKG862, Licensee ID: L00265137
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/12/1997, Expiration Date: 11/12/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/20/2002, Certifier: R. D Meiszer
    Registrant: Lb Tower Company LLC, 441 Vine Street, Suite 3900, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3011, Phone: (513) 381-7775, Fax: (513) 381-1292

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • On Us Hwy 5.1mi N (Lat: 34.502833 Lon: -102.102389), Structure height: 92.4 m, Overall height: 89.6 m, Call Sign: WHQ206
    Assigned Frequencies: 7100.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/11/1989, Cancellation Date: 02/03/2010
    Registrant: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, 1500 K Street, Nw, Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 230-5180, Fax: (202) 842-8465, Email:
  • NAZARETH, 2.1 Mi S (Lat: 34.538111 Lon: -102.088778), Overall height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WLN949
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011, Certifier: Thomas K Payne
    Registrant: Internet Holdings, Inc., 4216-50th Street, Lubbock, TX 79413, Phone: (806) 785-3667, Fax: (806) 799-8810, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • On Hwy 168, 3.2 Km S Of (Lat: 34.501111 Lon: -102.105833), Type: Nntann, Structure height: 97.2 m, Call Sign: KLF600
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/18/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • East Of Hwy 168, 2 Mi S. Of Int. Of Hwy 86 & Hwy 168 (Lat: 34.501111 Lon: -102.105833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: KLF600
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/18/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

Most common first names in Nazareth, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Elizabeth584.4 years
John584.2 years
Clarence475.5 years
James449.0 years
Anna489.0 years
Mary482.0 years
Eugene366.9 years
Lawrence372.3 years
Leonard377.3 years
Vincent377.1 years
Most common last names in Nazareth, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Birkenfeld1174.6 years
Schacher1077.2 years
Acker977.3 years
Huseman878.5 years
Hoelting682.0 years
Brockman580.4 years
Schulte581.4 years
Ehly464.5 years
Litsch475.5 years
Schmucker474.3 years
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