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Pampa: PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH exterior near the old downtown. Pampa: A CONTEMPORARY SANCTUARY at the First Baptist Church evokes the more traditional one it replaced after a devastating fire. Pampa: PAMPA TRAIN DEPOT. Pampa began as a site owned by the White Deer Land Company and designated as a station on the Southern Kansas Railway in the summer of 1887. Pampa: NAIDA STREET, looking south, on the west side of town.
Pampa: OLD DERRICK BAR and several other taverns are located just outside city limits so they can serve customers alcoholic drinks on Sundays. Pampa: PAMPA LUMBER: this photo was conceived about 1962 by a 10-year-old, when it was still a lumber yard, and shot in 2007 after a 45-year absence. Apparently it's a diner now. Pampa: THIS WAY TO WAL-MART: In 2007, most of Pampa's retail business is growing north along the Hobart Street/Highway 70 corridor. Pampa: HISTORIC
Pampa: HOBART STREET UNDERPASS is a Pampa landmark. Pampa: CENTRAL PARK: Red Deer Creek, which begins as a shallow wash in west Pampa, flows through Central Park and eventually carves a deep, widening break in the escarpment of the Llano Estacado on its 35-mile journey northeast to the Canadian River. Pampa: BOWERS CITY PLANT of Phillips Petroleum occupied this site ten miles south of Pampa off FM Road 749 through the late 60s. The plant, scores of employee homes, an elementary school, a fire station, and a general store stood where only cows graze now. Pampa: CLOSED RESTAURANT on West Foster Avenue in the historic downtown area.
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Population in 2012: 18,332 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.5%
 

Males: 8,967  (48.9%)
Females: 9,365  (51.1%)

Median resident age:  37.1 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 79065.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,381 (it was $31,213 in 2000)
Pampa:

$43,381
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,415

Pampa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $77,520 (it was $36,700 in 2000)
Pampa:

$77,520
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $73,403; Detached houses: $75,885; Townhouses or other attached units: $43,497; In 2-unit structures: $83,998; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $81,768; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $81,768; Mobile homes: $37,430; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $7,433

Median gross rent in 2012: $625.

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  • White alone - 12,491 (68.9%)
  • Hispanic - 4,687 (25.9%)
  • Black alone - 476 (2.6%)
  • Two or more races - 280 (1.5%)
  • Asian alone - 92 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 72 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 24 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Pampa: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (12.6%), English (10.8%), United States (10.5%), Irish (8.7%), Scotch-Irish (1.5%), French (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 3236 feet

Land area: 8.73 square miles.

Population density: 2,101 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Pampa:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pampa city:

  • Never married: 19.7%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

1,325 residents are foreign born

This city:  7.3%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 45 registered sex offenders living in Pampa, Texas as of November 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Pampa to the number of sex offenders is 407 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,431 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $778 (1.3%)

Pampa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (55.1 miles , pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (193.1 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (305.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lefors, TX (3.4 miles ), Skellytown, TX (3.4 miles ), White Deer, TX (3.8 miles ), Miami, TX (4.6 miles ), Groom, TX (5.0 miles ), Borger, TX (5.1 miles ), Panhandle, TX (5.2 miles ), Mobeetie, TX (5.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $113,800
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $357,500

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Latitude: 35.54 N, Longitude: 100.96 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,551 (-8.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,045 (63.9%)

Area code: 806

Pampa household income distribution Pampa home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Pampa by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 2003000120000
per 100,000 10.40.00.017.10.00.00.05.911.70.00.00.00.0
Rapes 13151014711311930001
per 100,000 67.782.053.579.640.764.8180.0111.817.50.00.00.05.4
Robberies 926201564836101066
per 100,000 46.9142.1107.085.334.923.646.517.635.057.758.532.732.5
Assaults 705376108636612691130109101112103
per 100,000 364.4289.7406.8614.3366.7388.8731.8535.4758.5628.4590.4609.6558.2
Burglaries 197329431399197192244215189242161194226
per 100,000 1025.51798.52306.92269.51146.61130.91417.11264.91102.71395.2941.11055.91224.8
Thefts 489777956981600640597634610574597561541
per 100,000 2545.54247.55117.05579.93492.23769.83467.33729.93558.93309.33489.63053.42931.9
Auto thefts 16452836334949463734473327
per 100,000 83.3246.0149.9204.8192.1288.6284.6270.6215.9196.0274.7179.6146.3
Arson 0031108124024
per 100,000 0.00.016.15.75.80.046.55.911.723.10.010.921.7
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 361.2508.5564.2680.6371.3411.4596.4499.3460.6410.3383.3361.2359.4

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Crime rate in Pampa detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 28 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Texas average:

1.95

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Pampa, Texas accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -2,007 (-10.1%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (19%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Pampa-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/8/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.9 miles away from the Pampa city center injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 tornado 6.2 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pampa-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 67.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.1 miles away from Pampa center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 20.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/18/2006 at 05:49:41, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from Pampa center
On 9/24/2003 at 15:02:09, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Gray County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: John Jenkins (American football) - Football player and coach, Les Brownlee - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Mary Castle - Actress, Warren Chisum - Politician, Zach Thomas - 2005 NFL player (Miami Dolphins, born: Sep 1, 1973), Duane Lee Chapman, II - Television personality, Dave Melton - Baseball player, Gary Webb (golfer) - Professional golfer.


Hospitals/medical centers in Pampa:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE PAMPA (Dialysis Facility, 2545 PERRYTON PKY STE E1)
  • SHEPARDS CROOK NURSING AGENCY INC (Home Health Center, 916 CREST ROAD SUITE 101)
  • HOSPICE OF THE PANHANDLE (Hospital, 800 NORTH SUMNER PO BOX 2795)
  • PAMPA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Proprietary, 1 MEDICAL PLAZA)
  • CORONADO HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 1504 W KENTUCKY)
  • PAMPA NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 1321 W KENTUCKY)

Political contributions by individuals in Pampa, TX

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Local government website: www.cityofpampa.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pampa:

  • Amarillo College (about 56 miles; Amarillo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,610)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 67 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 5,251)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 128 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,054)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 145 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 2,626)
  • Texas Tech University (about 145 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 25,860)
  • Cameron University (about 158 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 3,904)
  • South Plains College (about 158 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 4,679)

Public high schools in Pampa:

Public elementary/middle schools in Pampa:

Private elementary/middle schools in Pampa:

  • ST VINCENT DE PAUL CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 71; Location: 2300 N HOBART; Grades: PK - 5)
  • CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 45; Location: 1800 W HARVESTER; Grades: PK - 8)
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Library in Pampa:

  • LOVETT MEMORIAL LIBRARY PAMPA (Operating income: $482,525; Location: 111 N HOUSTON ST; 60,363 books; 376 e-books; 2,457 audio materials; 1,413 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 66 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Pampa: Gray County Courthouse (A), Pampa Police Department (B), Pampa Fire Department Fire Marshal's Office (C), Pampa Fire Department Station 2 (D), Pampa Fire Department Station 1 (E), White Deer Land Museum (F), Freedom Museum USA (G), Guardian Emergency Medical Service (H), Schneider Hotel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pampa include: Seventh Day Adventist Church (A), Presbyterian Update Church (B), United Pentecostal Church (C), Pentecostal Holiness Church (D), Zion Lutheran Church (E), Jehovahs Witnesses Church (F), Church of the Nazarene (G), Open Door Church of God in Christ (H), Westside Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: City of Pampa Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Pampa include: Lions Park (1), Hollywood Park (2), Highland Park (3), Prairie Park (4), Priest Park (5), Recreational Park (6), Mora Park (7), Boys Club Park (8), Lions Club Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Cottonwood Springs Guest Ranch (1600 North Highway 70).

Hotels: Black Gold Motel (12029 East Frederic Avenue), Best Western Northgate Inn (2831 Perryton Parkway).

 
Gray County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pampa and their reported violations in the past:

W B PUMP & SUPPLY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Notification, Public - In DEC-1996, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • One minor monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.7%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.6% for Black residents, 29.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.3% for American Indian residents, 29.2% for other race residents, 8.6% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Pampa, TX

People in group quarters in Pampa in 2010:

  • 123 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 74 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Pampa in 2000:

  • 159 people in nursing homes
  • 41 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children

Pampa compared to Texas state average:

Pampa, Texas environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.


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Banks with branches in Pampa (2011 data):

  • Happy State Bank: 221 North Gray Branch at 221 North Gray, branch established on 1928/01/01; 2500 Perryton Parkway Branch at 2500 Perryton Pkwy, branch established on 1985/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/12: Bank assets: $1,840.0 mil, Deposits: $1,625.4 mil, headquarters in Happy, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Happy Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Pampa Branch at 100 North Cuyler Street, branch established on 1906/01/01; Pampa Motor Branch at 301 N. Cuyler, branch established on 1999/07/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • First National Bank: National Bank Of Commerce/Branch at 1224 North Hobart, branch established on 1983/07/01. Info updated 2008/01/22: Bank assets: $750.4 mil, Deposits: $668.6 mil, headquarters in Waupaca, WI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Waupaca Bancorporation, Inc.
  • FirstBank Southwest: Pampa Branch at 300 West Kingsmill Street, branch established on 1940/05/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $825.3 mil, Deposits: $749.6 mil, headquarters in Amarillo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Firstperryton Bancorp, Inc.
  • First National Bank Texas: Pampa Banking Center - Rc 883 at 2599 N Charles St, branch established on 2004/10/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • First State Bank of Miami, Texas: Kingsmill Avenue Branch at 120 Kingsmill Avenue, branch established on 1998/02/09. Info updated 2008/04/17: Bank assets: $50.1 mil, Deposits: $46.9 mil, headquarters in Miami, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Miami Bancshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Pampa, Texas:

  • Americinn Lodge & Suites, 1101 N Hobart, Pampa, TX 79065 , Phone: (806) 665-4404, Fax: (806) 665-4788
  • Holiday Inn Express, 3119 Perryton Pkwy, Pampa, TX 79065 , Phone: (806) 665-9500, Fax: (806) 665-9501
  • Hampton Inn-Pampa, 2820 Perryton Pkwy, Pampa, TX 79065 , Phone: (806) 669-1555, Fax: (806) 669-1595
  • Best Western Northgate Inn, 2831 Perryton Pkwy, Pampa, TX 79065 , Phone: (806) 665-0926, Fax: (210) 340-9580
All 4 fire-safe hotels and motels in Pampa, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Pampa travel time to work - commute


Pampa mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (69%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Pampa city (based on Gray County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 82.54%
Here82.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Adherents60.6%8.9%7.8%7.5%3.8%
Congregations24.4%2.4%9.8%19.5%2.4%
NameEpiscopal ChurchSalvation ArmyAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.8%1.7%1.7%1.3%4.9%
Congregations2.4%2.4%9.8%2.4%24.4%
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
Gray County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Gray County:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Gray County:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

7.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Gray County:

28.2%
Texas:

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

15.6%
State:

15.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$23,290$69,8700$0
Other Government Administration 14$38,472$32,9760$0
Judicial and Legal 4$6,804$20,4120$0
Police Protection - Officers 19$65,687$41,4870$0
Police - Other 12$25,866$25,8666$502
Firefighters 30$104,624$41,8500$0
Streets and Highways 19$47,606$30,0670$0
Solid Waste Management 14$28,966$24,8280$0
Sewerage 7$17,319$29,6900$0
Parks and Recreation 5$12,133$29,11910$2,739
Water Supply 20$47,390$28,4340$0
Local Libraries 8$19,367$29,0514$1,514
Other and Unallocable 4$7,579$22,7371$1,225
Totals for Government 160$445,103$33,38321$5,980

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $28,000 ($1.53)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,363,000 ($128.90)
    Police Protection: $1,632,000 ($89.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,572,000 ($85.75)
    Fire Protection: $1,287,000 ($70.21)
    Regular Highways: $1,110,000 ($60.55)
    Parks & Recreation: $919,000 ($50.13)
    General - Other: $753,000 ($41.08)
    Sewerage: $743,000 ($40.53)
    Libraries: $361,000 ($19.69)
    General Public Buildings: $235,000 ($12.82)
    Central Staff Services: $231,000 ($12.60)
    Financial Administration: $208,000 ($11.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $82,000 ($4.47)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $56,000 ($3.05)
    Health Services - Other: $45,000 ($2.45)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $275,000 ($15.00)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $60,000 ($3.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $126,000 ($6.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $37,000 ($2.02)
    Police Protection: $36,000 ($1.96)
    Fire Protection: $28,000 ($1.53)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($0.65)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,042,000 ($275.04)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $339,000 ($18.49)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,505,000 ($136.65)
    Sewerage: $1,171,000 ($63.88)
    Parks & Recreation: $346,000 ($18.87)
    All Other: $18,000 ($0.98)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $43,000 ($2.35)
    Highways: $11,000 ($0.60)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $207,000 ($11.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $315,000 ($17.18)
    Interest Earnings: $112,000 ($6.11)
    Rents: $17,000 ($0.93)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,101,000 ($169.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $51,000 ($2.78)
    Highways: $19,000 ($1.04)
  • Tax - Property: $2,464,000 ($134.41)
    Total General Sales: $2,139,000 ($116.68)
    Public Utilities: $1,135,000 ($61.91)
    Other Selective Sales: $108,000 ($5.89)
    NEC: $33,000 ($1.80)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $2,000 ($0.11)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $5,650,000 ($308.20)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,340,000 ($400.39)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $6,565,000 ($358.12)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $5,345,000 ($291.57)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $775,000 ($42.28)
    Water Utilities: $305,000 ($16.64)

Pampa government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $636,000 ($34.69)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,440,000 ($78.55)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $531,000 ($28.97)

8.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,640 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.20%
Texas average:

8.37%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Potter County, TX  0.67% ($28,213 average AGI)
from Randall County, TX  0.65% ($35,067)
from Hutchinson County, TX  0.34% ($30,083)


7.23% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,659 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Texas average:

7.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Potter County, TX  0.97% ($56,433 average AGI)
to Randall County, TX  0.96% ($31,182)
to Hutchinson County, TX  0.28% ($32,526)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pampa:

  • KGRO (1230 AM; 1 kW; PAMPA, TX; Owner: PAMPA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KPUR (1440 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQTY (1490 AM; 1 kW; BORGER, TX; Owner: ZIA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pampa:

  • KOMX (100.3 FM; PAMPA, TX; Owner: PAMPA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K215BU (90.9 FM; PAMPA, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KAXH (90.9 FM; PAMPA, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K220CP (91.9 FM; PAMPA, TX; Owner: TOP O' TEXAS ED B/CASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KTOT (89.5 FM; SPEARMAN, TX; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC.)
  • KQFX (104.3 FM; BORGER, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KZRK-FM (107.9 FM; CANYON, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAVO (91.5 FM; BORGER, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Pampa:

  • KACV-TV (Channel 2; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMARILLO JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KVII-TV (Channel 7; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: NVG-AMARILLO, LLC)
  • KCIT (Channel 14; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING OF AMARILLO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFDA-TV (Channel 10; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: PANHANDLE TELECASTING CO.)
  • KAMR-TV (Channel 4; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF AMARILLO LICENSE, LLC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Pampa fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pampa)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 129 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Pampa, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pampa)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 66 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pampa)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 193
  • Hazardous Condition: 189
  • Service Call: 3

Incident types - Pampa


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pampa, TX

Most common first names in Pampa, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James18673.8 years
William18375.8 years
Mary15778.5 years
John14474.2 years
Robert12573.7 years
George8978.6 years
Charles8775.9 years
Ruby6579.9 years
Ruth5680.9 years
Thomas5578.0 years
Most common last names in Pampa, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9176.9 years
Jones7877.7 years
Williams6075.0 years
Davis5878.5 years
Brown5874.9 years
Miller5478.1 years
Johnson5474.4 years
Taylor5074.3 years
Moore4874.4 years
Thompson4778.4 years
Businesses in Pampa, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
AmericInn1Nike2
AutoZone1Pizza Hut2
Best Western1RadioShack1
CVS1SAS Shoes1
Domino's Pizza1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2Sears1
H&R Block1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul2
KFC1UPS5
La-Z-Boy1Verizon Wireless1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
Long John Silver's1
Browse common businesses in Pampa, TX


Pampa on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Wallace Bruce (3)
  • Joseph V. Spencer (2)
  • Zachary Robert Kranz (2)
  • Charles A. Natalle (1)
  • Jennifer L. Bailey (1)
  • Sidney Wayne Mauldin (1)
  • Demarcos Luna (1)
  • Christopher Lane Edwards (1)
  • Ali N. Hamshari (1)

Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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