Oak Valley, Texas

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Population in 2014: 375 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.5%
 
Males: 183  (48.8%)
Females: 192  (51.2%)
Median resident age:  44.7 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 75110.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,679 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Oak Valley:

$51,679
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,588 (it was $16,639 in 2000)

Oak Valley town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $88,842 (it was $56,100 in 2000)
Oak Valley:

$88,842
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $123,639; Detached houses: $177,966; Mobile homes: $75,944

Median gross rent in 2016: $722.

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  • Races in Oak Valley, TX (2010)

    Oak Valley races chart
    • 31786.1%White alone
    • 4412.0%Hispanic
    • 71.9%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Oak Valley: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (35.8%), Irish (12.1%), German (9.5%), English (5.2%), French (4.3%), Scottish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 414 feet

Land area: 1.97 square miles.

Population density: 190 people per square mile   (very low).

Oak Valley,TX real estate house value index trend

Oak Valley, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Oak Valley:

  • High school or higher: 82.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oak Valley town:

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 58.4%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

18 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America).

This town:

3.8%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,270 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $608 (1.2%)

Oak Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (49.9 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (55.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Retreat, TX (1.8 miles ), Corsicana, TX (2.3 miles ), Mustang, TX (2.3 miles) , Angus, TX (2.5 miles ), Barry, TX (2.9 miles ), Navarro, TX (2.9 miles) , Richland, TX (3.0 miles ), Emhouse, TX (3.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $129,800
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $159,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $192,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.03 N, Longitude: 96.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Oak Valley household income distribution Oak Valley home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +13 (+3.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (3%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Oak Valley, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Oak Valley-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.7 miles away from the Oak Valley town center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/10/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.6 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 77 people.

Earthquake activity:

Oak Valley-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 257.0 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 181.9 miles away from Oak Valley 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 422.9 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 199.6 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 219.5 miles away from Oak Valley center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 242.4 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 Navarro County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 4, Winds: 4, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oak Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Oak Valley:

  • COUNTRY MEADOWS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • 45TH STREET I I COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • HERITAGE OAKS WEST RETIREMENT VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • CORSICANA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • WESTSIDE DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • HERITAGE OAKS RETIREMENT VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • NAVARRO REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oak Valley:

  • Navarro College (about 4 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Hill College (about 34 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 41 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 43 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 44 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Baylor University (about 49 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • McLennan Community College (about 49 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)

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Navarro 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 79.2. This is about average.

City:

79.2
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.12. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.12
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.352. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.352
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.2%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 44.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.6%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Texas average:

14.3

Oak Valley travel time to work - commute Oak Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Oak Valley town (based on Navarro County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,02379
Mainline Protestant4,04123
Black Protestant1,90511
Catholic1,8001
Other4503
None22,516-
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: 7
Navarro County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Navarro County:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Navarro County:

28.8%
Texas:

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

18.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Oak Valley:

49.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.1%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Oak Valley:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.5%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Oak Valley:

7.7%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Oak Valley:

36.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Oak Valley:

56.2%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Oak Valley:

78.5%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Oak Valley, 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

6.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,261 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
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 Ellis County, TX  1.04% ($32,049 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.99% ($36,742)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.40% ($45,000)


6.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,061 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
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 Dallas County, TX  1.01% ($24,639 average AGI)
to Ellis County, TX  0.96% ($32,193)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.52% ($25,244)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oak Valley:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAND (1340 AM; 1 kW; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: CORSICANA MEDIA, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oak Valley:

  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Oak Valley:

  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
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    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 10/07/2014, Expiration Date: 12/31/2023, Certifier: Neal W SilversRegistrant: Ncs Technologies, 4501 West State Highway 31, Corsicana, TX 75110, Phone: (903) 874-3070, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (79%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Oak Valley compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value 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 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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