North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 2,767.
Males: 1,401  (50.7%)
Females: 1,366  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip code: 75437

Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,539 (it was $35,194 in 2000)
North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff:

$45,539
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,925 (it was $16,264 in 2000)

North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $81,287 (it was $53,000 in 2000)
North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff:

$81,287
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $115,477; Detached houses: $130,562; Townhouses or other attached units: $427,450; Mobile homes: $84,286; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $13,601
North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff races chart
  • White alone - 2,364 (90.8%)
  • Hispanic - 152 (5.8%)
  • Black alone - 55 (2.1%)
  • Two or more races - 18 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 11 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.1%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.04%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff: 123.9 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 196.3 square miles.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff:

  • High school or higher: 74.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff CCD:

  • Never married: 15.5%
  • Now married: 68.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

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

North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff CCD:  1.0% ($538)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (64.6 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (70.2 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (81.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Tira, TX (2.1 miles ), Sulphur Springs, TX (3.4 miles ), Cooper, TX (3.4 miles ), Como, TX (4.0 miles ), Pickton-Pine Forest, TX (4.0 miles ), Biardstown, TX (4.0 miles ), Mount Vernon, TX (4.3 miles ), Seymore, TX (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.29 N, Longitude: 95.51 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff household income distribution North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.7%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Truck transportation (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Food (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

Work and jobs in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.0 miles away from the North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff place center killed 10 people and injured 170 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/13/1981, a category F4 tornado 34.1 miles away from the place center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 108.7 miles away from the city center
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 304.8 miles away from North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 229.4 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 231.4 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 157.7 miles away from North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff 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 27.3 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 Hopkins County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff:

  • CARRIAGE HOUSE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • REGENCY TERRACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • RENAL CARE GROUP SULPHUR SPRINGS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • HOPKINS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • HOPKINS COUNTY NURSI (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • SULPHUR SPRINGS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • SUNNY SPRINGS NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff:

  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 24 miles; Commerce, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,890)
  • Paris Junior College (about 26 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 39 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 66 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 68 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 69 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 71 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,365)

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Notable locations in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff: North Hopkins Volunteer Fire Department - First Responders (A), Dike Volunteer Fire Department - First Responders (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff include: Adonia Church (A), East Dike Church (B), Cherry Grove Church (C), Independence Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bennett Cemetery (1), Rushing Cemetery (2), Lindley Cemetery (3), Hargraves Cemetery (4), Connor Cemetery (5), Selt Cemetery (6), Aiguier Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Patterson Lake (A), D A Jordan Estate Lake (B), Wholecattle Feeders Lake A (C), Wholecattle Feeders Lake B (D), Jim Chapman Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Vaden Creek (A), Wolf Creek (B), Stouts Creek (C), Merrit Creek (D), Little Caney Creek (E), Crosstimber Creek (F), Black Jack Branch (G), Morgan Creek (H), Moore Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff: Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hopkins County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.1%
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: 0.4% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

12.8%
Whole state:

15.4%

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

5.0%
Whole state:

6.7%

North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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 rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff CCD (based on Hopkins County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.34%
Here: 71.3%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristCatholic Church
Adherents48.2%13.9%13.0%7.3%6.9%
Congregations30.3%12.4%20.2%11.2%1.1%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Assemblies of GodChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)American Baptist AssociationOther
Adherents2.0%1.9%1.3%0.8%4.7%
Congregations1.1%6.7%1.1%2.2%13.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Hopkins County:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Hopkins County:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hopkins County:

29.2%
Texas:

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

13.7%
State:

15.7%

6.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,354 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.49%
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 Hunt County, TX  0.76% ($29,427 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.59% ($33,101)
from Wood County, TX  0.56% ($31,785)


6.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,352 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
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 Hunt County, TX  0.77% ($27,567 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  0.54% ($23,556)
to Wood County, TX  0.44% ($28,462)

Strongest AM radio stations in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff:

  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSST (1230 AM; 1 kW; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX; Owner: HOPKINS COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff:

  • KSCH (95.9 FM; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALK (97.7 FM; WINFIELD, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVA-FM (107.1 FM; CAMPBELL, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KPLT-FM (107.7 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDVE (103.1 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KWNS (104.7 FM; WINNSBORO, TX; Owner: RICHARD E. FOSTER)
  • KETR (88.9 FM; COMMERCE, TX; Owner: TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE)

TV broadcast stations around North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • K42DA (Channel 42; PARIS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
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