Pecos, Texas

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Population in 2017: 9,922 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.4%
 
Males: 5,023  (50.6%)
Females: 4,899  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

34.0 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 79772.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,987 (it was $24,943 in 2000)
Pecos:

$36,987
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,846 (it was $11,857 in 2000)

Pecos city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $54,449 (it was $24,600 in 2000)
Pecos:

$54,449
TX:

$172,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $849.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pecos: 77.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.5%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.8% for Black residents, 11.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.0% for other race residents, 12.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pecos, TX (2017)
    • 7,31975.1%Hispanic
    • 1,81918.7%White alone
    • 4174.3%Black alone
    • 1331.4%Asian alone
    • 780.8%American Indian alone
    • 490.5%Other race alone
    • 520.5%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 47 registered sex offenders living in Pecos, Texas as of July 15, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pecos is 204 to 1.


Crime rates in Pecos by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.2)
1
(10.7)
1
(10.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(52.3)
3
(39.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(44.8)
6
(64.4)
6
(62.1)
7
(71.3)
17
(168.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(11.7)
3
(35.4)
4
(50.3)
1
(12.9)
5
(65.4)
1
(13.1)
3
(33.5)
3
(33.7)
5
(56.9)
4
(44.8)
3
(32.2)
2
(20.7)
5
(50.9)
5
(49.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(175.3)
28
(330.0)
16
(201.4)
12
(155.3)
17
(222.4)
20
(262.8)
15
(167.3)
10
(112.5)
7
(79.7)
30
(335.9)
61
(654.4)
49
(506.8)
104
(1,059)
102
(1,011)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
31
(362.3)
28
(330.0)
56
(704.8)
41
(530.7)
51
(667.3)
54
(709.5)
26
(290.0)
26
(292.4)
25
(284.5)
11
(123.2)
34
(364.8)
31
(320.6)
31
(315.7)
26
(257.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
122
(1,426)
103
(1,214)
167
(2,102)
112
(1,450)
136
(1,779)
164
(2,155)
133
(1,484)
160
(1,800)
112
(1,275)
106
(1,187)
105
(1,126)
158
(1,634)
121
(1,232)
135
(1,337)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(23.4)
5
(58.9)
7
(88.1)
12
(155.3)
12
(157.0)
4
(52.6)
5
(55.8)
12
(135.0)
9
(102.4)
5
(56.0)
3
(32.2)
2
(20.7)
1
(10.2)
3
(29.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.3)
3
(33.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)122.8153.0195.8194.3236.4228.1127.6180.9112.1199.4286.7267.3356.3425.6

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City-data.com crime index in Pecos, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 45 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Texas average:

1.54
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Ancestries: American (4.5%), German (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2586 feet

Land area: 7.31 square miles.

Population density: 1,358 people per square mile   (low).

Pecos, Texas map

1,132 residents are foreign born (10.7% Latin America).

This city:

11.6%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,352 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $694 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (73.6 miles , pop. 90,943).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (174.1 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (326.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Barstow, TX (2.6 miles ),
Toyah, TX (4.3 miles),
Pyote, TX (4.9 miles),
Mentone, TX (5.3 miles),
Coyanosa, TX (5.3 miles),
Wickett, TX (5.6 miles ),
Wink, TX (5.6 miles ),
Balmorhea, TX (5.8 miles )

Latitude: 31.42 N, Longitude: 103.50 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +768 (+7.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,287 (76.9%)

Area codes: 432, 915

Distribution of median household income in Pecos, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Pecos, TX in 2017
Pecos satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $180,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Pecos, TX residents
Average permit cost in Pecos, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

1.9%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Pecos, TX
Historical housing units in Pecos, TX
Most common industries in Pecos, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Food (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Health care (7.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (12.5%)
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Public administration (9.5%)
  • Food (7.7%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.3%)
  • Health care (15.0%)
  • Food (13.9%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Pecos, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.7%)

Average climate in Pecos, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pecos-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1987, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.7 miles away from the Pecos city center killed 30 people and injured 121 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1974, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pecos-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 7% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 79.0 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 67.8 miles away from Pecos center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 195.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1995 at 14:33:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 79.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/23/2004 at 09:22:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.0 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 Reeves County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
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).
Pecos topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Pecos:

  • REEVES COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 2323 TEXAS STREET)
  • PECOS NURSING HOME (1819 MEMORIAL DR)
  • REEVES COUNTY HOSPITAL DIALYSIS CENTER (2323 TEXAS STREET)
  • AMERICAN HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (315 SOUTH OAK)

Airports located in Pecos:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pecos:

  • Odessa College (about 73 miles; Odessa, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,107)
  • Sul Ross State University (about 74 miles; Alpine, TX; FT enrollment: 2,101)
  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 77 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 2,982)
  • Midland College (about 93 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • Howard College (about 134 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell Campus (about 145 miles; Roswell, NM; FT enrollment: 2,212)
  • South Plains College (about 164 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)

Public high school in Pecos:

  • PECOS H S (Students: 610, Location: 1201 S PARK ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pecos:

  • AUSTIN EL (Location: 1501 NORMANDY, Grades: 1-3)
  • CROCKETT MIDDLE (Location: 1801 MISSOURI ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • HAYNES EL (Location: 800 E 11TH ST, Grades: 4-5)
See full list of schools located in Pecos

Library in Pecos:

  • REEVES COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $137,075; Location: 505 S PARK ST; 32,000 books; 900 audio materials; 1,000 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Pecos: West of the Pecos Museum (A), Pecos Volunteer Fire Department (B), Pecos Volunteer Ambulance Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Pecos include: Elm Street Church (A), Santa Rosa de Lima Church (B), Saint Catherines Church (C), Saint Marles Church (D), Saint James Baptist Church (E), North Temple Baptist Church (F), New Life Baptist Church (G), Emmanuel Assembly of God Church (H), Elm Street Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fairview Cemetery (1), Dean Memorial Park (2), Santa Rosa Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Pecos: Bessie Haynes Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Budget Inn (2128 W 3rd St), Best Western Swiss Clock Inn (133 South Frontage Road).

Court: Pecos City - Municipal Court (508 South Oak Street).

Birthplace of: Abel Talamantez - Male singer, Donald F. Glut - Writer, Esmi Talamantez - Female singer.

Reeves County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

72.4%
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: 0.1% of all households
72 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010

People in group quarters in Pecos in 2000:

  • 71 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Pecos (2011 data):

  • TransPecos Banks: Transpecos Banks at 115 West 3rd Street, branch established on 1924/03/01. Info updated 2012/03/19: Bank assets: $153.5 mil, Deposits: $139.5 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Transpecos Financial Corp.
  • West Texas National Bank: Pecos Branch at 112 East Sixth Street, branch established on 1907/06/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $708.6 mil, Deposits: $630.4 mil, headquarters in Midland, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: First-West Texas Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Pecos:

Marital status in Pecos, TX
  • Never married: 33.5%
  • Now married: 49.6%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

For population 25 years and over in Pecos:

  • High school or higher: 66.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 12.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

19.3
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Pecos
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pecos, TX (based on Reeves County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,8004
Evangelical Protestant2,40518
Mainline Protestant3616
Other1702
None6,047-
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: 1
Reeves County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
This county:

7.16 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

8.06 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Reeves County:

26.9%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.7%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pecos:

47.9%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.1%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pecos:

12.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pecos:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pecos:

35.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Pecos:

51.8%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pecos, 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
Police Protection - Officers 49$188,089$46,0630$0
Water Supply 17$57,369$40,4960$0
Solid Waste Management 7$20,124$34,4982$2,031
Police - Other 7$23,304$39,9507$10,991
Financial Administration 6$24,051$48,1020$0
Streets and Highways 6$12,418$24,8360$0
Health 2$8,635$51,8100$0
Sewerage 2$8,407$50,4420$0
Airports 0$0 2$1,763
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$4,064
Transit 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 11$12,102
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 21$34,445
Firefighters 0$0 151$51,376
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 96$342,397$42,800196$116,772

Pecos government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Health - Other: $1,161,000 ($117.01)
  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $2,141,000 ($215.78)
    Police Protection: $1,807,000 ($182.12)
    Water Utilities: $1,260,000 ($126.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,182,000 ($119.13)
    Sewerage: $1,109,000 ($111.77)
    Financial Administration: $732,000 ($73.78)
    Regular Highways: $730,000 ($73.57)
    Health - Other: $510,000 ($51.40)
    General - Other: $389,000 ($39.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $368,000 ($37.09)
    Central Staff Services: $345,000 ($34.77)
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000 ($22.17)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $31,000 ($3.12)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $232,000 ($23.38)
    Corporate Bonds: $170,000 ($17.13)
    Benefit Payments: $155,000 ($15.62)
    Withdrawals: $17,000 ($1.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $793,000 ($79.92)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,570,000 ($359.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $93,000 ($9.37)

Pecos government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $1,882,000 ($189.68)
    Sewerage: $1,868,000 ($188.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,111,000 ($111.97)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $117,000 ($11.79)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($2.52)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $172,000 ($17.34)
    Fines and Forfeits: $113,000 ($11.39)
    Interest Earnings: $109,000 ($10.99)
    Rents: $75,000 ($7.56)
    Sale of Property: $46,000 ($4.64)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($0.50)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,405,000 ($242.39)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $31,000 ($3.12)
  • Tax - Property: $1,186,000 ($119.53)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,095,000 ($110.36)
    Public Utilities Sales: $590,000 ($59.46)
    Other Selective Sales: $504,000 ($50.80)
    Other License: $15,000 ($1.51)

Pecos government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,740,000 ($1082.44)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,110,000 ($1018.95)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $630,000 ($63.50)

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

  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $160,000 ($16.13)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,478,000 ($350.53)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $574,000 ($57.85)

7.60% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,580 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.60%
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 Ector County, TX  0.82% ($39,091 average AGI)
from Ward County, TX  0.69% ($45,571)
from El Paso County, TX  0.52% ($49,048)


8.41% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($64,723 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.41%
Texas average:

7.26%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Ector County, TX  0.98% ($37,175 average AGI)
to Midland County, TX  0.81% ($76,727)
to El Paso County, TX  0.56% ($39,652)
Businesses in Pecos, TX
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Holiday Inn1
Best Western2Motel 61
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Dennys1U-Haul2
FedEx3UPS1
H&R Block1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Pecos:

  • KIUN (1400 AM; 1 kW; PECOS, TX; Owner: PECOS RADIO CO,INC)
  • KLBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: SANDSHILLS COMMUNICATION, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KERB (600 AM; 1 kW; KERMIT, TX; Owner: LA RADIO CRISTIANA NETWORK, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KYKK (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HUMBLE CITY, NM; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAMA (750 AM; 10 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

Strongest FM radio stations in Pecos:

  • K217CC (91.3 FM; PECOS, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KPTX (98.3 FM; PECOS, TX; Owner: PARADAY, INC.)
  • KKLY (97.3 FM; PECOS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Pecos:

  • K64EC (Channel 64; PECOS, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CASTING, INC.)
Pecos fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Pecos fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 351ft / 107mTotal length
  • $2,777,000Total costs
  • 164,770Total average daily traffic
  • 71,756Total average daily truck traffic
  • 205,410Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pecos, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 251960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pecos, TX
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pecos)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 214 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Pecos, TX)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 81 (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: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pecos)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pecos)

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Pecos, Texas:

  • Motel 6 Pecos, 3002 S Cedar St, Pecos, Texas 79772 , Phone: (432) 445-9034, Fax: (432) 445-2005
  • Quality Inn, 4002 S Cedar St, Pecos, Texas 79772 , Phone: (432) 445-5404, Fax: (432) 445-2484
  • Knights Inn/Laura Lodge Pecos, 1000 E Business 20, Pecos, Texas 79772 , Phone: (432) 445-4924, Fax: (432) 445-4193
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Pecos, 1900 S Cedar Rd, Pecos, Texas 79772 , Phone: (432) 445-9970, Fax: (432) 445-9977
  • Hampton Inn, 215 S Frontage Rd, Pecos, Texas 79772 , Phone: (432) 447-0174, Fax: (432) 447-0176
  • Comfort Suites, 110 Raul Florez Blvd, Pecos, Texas 79772 , Phone: (432) 445-1444, Fax: (432) 445-0059
  • Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham - Pecos, 5204 S Cedar St, Pecos, Texas 79772 , Phone: (432) 447-0551, Fax: (432) 447-0552
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 101 S Frontage Rd I-20W, Pecos, Texas 79772 , Phone: (432) 445-7830, Fax: (432) 445-3700
  • 4 other hotels and motels
All 12 fire-safe hotels and motels in Pecos, Texas
Most common first names in Pecos, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5075.7 years
Maria4974.9 years
Jose4772.3 years
James4573.5 years
Manuel4172.5 years
Mary3776.9 years
William3575.5 years
Juan3471.4 years
Robert2767.8 years
Jesus2570.5 years
Most common last names in Pecos, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rodriguez4771.1 years
Garcia4376.8 years
Smith3774.4 years
Martinez3078.3 years
Carrasco2970.3 years
Dominguez2571.2 years
Hernandez2363.5 years
Lara2275.3 years
Davis2075.6 years
Gonzales2064.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pecos, TX
  • 79.7%Utility gas
  • 20.1%Electricity
  • 0.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pecos, TX
  • 52.7%Utility gas
  • 45.5%Electricity
  • 1.8%No fuel used


Pecos compared to Texas state average:

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

Pecos on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
There are 6 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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