Pecan Gap, Texas

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Population in 2017: 201 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.1%
 
Males: 102  (50.8%)
Females: 99  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

54.1 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75469.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,545 (it was $31,389 in 2000)
Pecan Gap:

$46,545
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,141 (it was $16,704 in 2000)

Pecan Gap city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $78,353 (it was $35,400 in 2000)
Pecan Gap:

$78,353
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $115,092; detached houses: $120,992; mobile homes: $56,173

Median gross rent in 2017: $444.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pecan Gap: 77.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.0%
(4.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Pecan Gap, TX (2010)
    • 18691.6%White alone
    • 83.9%Hispanic
    • 52.5%Black alone
    • 42.0%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Pecan Gap, Texas as of June 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pecan Gap is 81 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (21.3%), American (13.5%), English (11.2%), German (10.1%), Scotch-Irish (5.6%), Greek (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.62 square miles.

Population density: 323 people per square mile   (very low).

Pecan Gap, Texas map

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.6%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $883 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $669 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (42.7 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (58.4 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (70.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Ladonia, TX (2.4 miles ),
Cooper, TX (3.2 miles ),
Roxton, TX (3.2 miles ),
Honey Grove, TX (3.3 miles ),
Windom, TX (3.5 miles ),
Wolfe City, TX (3.7 miles ),
Commerce, TX (3.7 miles ),
Howland, TX (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 33.44 N, Longitude: 95.85 W

Area code: 903

Distribution of median household income in Pecan Gap, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Pecan Gap, TX in 2017
Pecan Gap satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Pecan Gap, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (19.4%)
  • Food (9.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.3%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (13.3%)
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Food (11.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.7%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (35.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.6%)
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Private households (10.4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6.3%)
  • Food (6.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Pecan Gap, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.6%)
  • Engineers (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (18.3%)
  • Engineers (10.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Food processing workers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (14.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)

Average climate in Pecan Gap, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pecan Gap-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 122% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Pecan Gap city 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 24.5 miles away from the city center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pecan Gap-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% 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 90.9 miles away from Pecan Gap 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 285.8 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 136.2 miles away from Pecan Gap center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 240.0 miles away from Pecan Gap 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 241.9 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 173.9 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 Delta County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pecan Gap topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pecan Gap:

  • COOPER HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; COOPER, TX)
  • DELTA NH (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COOPER, TX)
  • DELTA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; COOPER, TX)
  • HONEY GROVE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; HONEY GROVE, TX)
  • 1ST CHOICE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; COMMERCE, TX)
  • OAK MANOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; COMMERCE, TX)
  • HUNT REGIONAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; COMMERCE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pecan Gap:

  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 14 miles; Commerce, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,890)
  • Paris Junior College (about 24 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Grayson College (about 49 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 50 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 50 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 61 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 61 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)

Public elementary/middle school in Pecan Gap:

  • FANNINDEL EL (Students: 106, Location: 409 W MAIN ST, Grades: PK-5)
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Notable location: Pecan Gap Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Delta County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.2 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Pecan Gap:

Marital status in Pecan Gap, TX
  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 72.6%
  • Separated: 6.3%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 5.1%

For population 25 years and over in Pecan Gap:

  • High school or higher: 92.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pecan Gap, TX (based on Delta County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,88819
Mainline Protestant4214
Catholic461
Other3-
None1,873-
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 convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Delta County:

27.5%
State:

26.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

42.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.0%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Pecan Gap:

29.4
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

15.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pecan Gap:

31.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

54.4%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Pecan Gap:

83.4%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pecan Gap, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$339
Totals for Government 0$0 1$339

Pecan Gap government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($144.28)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($29.85)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $15,000 ($74.63)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,000 ($49.75)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($4.98)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,000 ($34.83)

Pecan Gap government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($59.70)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($4.98)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($4.98)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $23,000 ($114.43)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $8,000 ($39.80)
    Property: $6,000 ($29.85)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,000 ($14.93)

Pecan Gap government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $100,000 ($497.51)

8.03% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,674 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.03%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hunt County, TX  2.01% ($40,424 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pecan Gap:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pecan Gap:

  • KETR (88.9 FM; COMMERCE, TX; Owner: TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE)
  • KFYZ-FM (98.3 FM; BONHAM, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • KIKT (93.5 FM; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KPLT-FM (107.7 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVA-FM (107.1 FM; CAMPBELL, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • K217CP (91.3 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Pecan Gap:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • K42DA (Channel 42; PARIS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KNOK-LP (Channel 43; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: IGLESIA JESU CHRISTO ES MI REFUGIO, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 102ft / 30.8mTotal length
  • $1,486,000Total costs
  • 1,390Total average daily traffic
  • 212Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,125Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pecan Gap, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 11990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pecan Gap, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pecan Gap)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • FANNINDEL ES, 409 W Main St (Lat: 33.437667 Lon: -95.857528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: WQHQ786,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/10/2007, Expiration Date: 10/10/2017, Cancellation Date: 09/11/2017, Certifier: Jeffrey J Youle, Registrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • PECAN GAP, 698 Co Rd 3600 (273185) (Lat: 33.432944 Lon: -95.847750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WQTX569,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/30/2014, Expiration Date: 04/30/2024, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: WA4BMY, Licensee ID: L01286305, Grant Date: 05/22/2007, Expiration Date: 08/15/2017, Certifier: James L Brooks, Registrant: James L Brooks, Pecan Gap, TX 75469
  • Call Sign: WA5DBG, Grant Date: 03/29/1994, Expiration Date: 03/29/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2006, Registrant: Elmer L Hensley, Route 1 Box 22, Pecan Gap, TX 75469
  • Call Sign: KE5NYI, Licensee ID: L01276861, Grant Date: 04/04/2017, Expiration Date: 04/26/2027, Certifier: William M Ford, Registrant: William M Ford, Fm 1532, Pecan Gap, TX 75469
  • Call Sign: KF5AGW, Licensee ID: L01480071, Grant Date: 03/21/2019, Expiration Date: 04/02/2029, Certifier: Richard E Elms, Registrant: Richard E Elms, Pecan Gap, TX 75469

Most common first names in Pecan Gap, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James874.1 years
Mary786.9 years
John674.0 years
Robert669.5 years
William669.8 years
Charles563.6 years
Pearl584.4 years
Willie585.8 years
Lee484.9 years
Frank385.4 years
Most common last names in Pecan Gap, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Reid681.9 years
Yeager685.8 years
Roderick584.2 years
Richardson573.6 years
Campbell480.0 years
Johnson476.2 years
Crawford481.8 years
Deatherage380.3 years
Thurman383.4 years
Thomas366.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pecan Gap, TX
  • 83.6%Utility gas
  • 16.4%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pecan Gap, TX
  • 57.9%Electricity
  • 42.1%Utility gas


Pecan Gap 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 significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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