Penelope, Texas

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Population in 2022: 185 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -12.3%
 
Males: 77  (41.7%)
Females: 108  (58.3%)
Median resident age:

42.0 years
Texas median age:

35.6 years

Zip codes: 76676.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $54,434 (it was $31,667 in 2000)
Penelope:

$54,434
TX:

$72,284

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $29,590 (it was $12,739 in 2000)

Penelope town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $-771,428,571 (it was $21,800 in 2000)
Penelope $-771,428,571
TX $275,400

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $101,507; detached houses: $111,876; mobile homes: $60,356
March 2022 cost of living index in Penelope: -16627.0 (very low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 4.7%
(1.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Penelope, TX (2022)
    • 15464.2%White alone
    • 7430.8%Hispanic
    • 72.9%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Asian alone

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According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Penelope, Texas as of May 19, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Penelope is 161 to 1.


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Ancestries: Czech (24.1%), American (6.5%), German (6.5%), Polish (2.8%), Irish (1.9%), Scottish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.02 square miles.

Population density: 181 people per square mile   (very low).

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22 residents are foreign born (8.8% Latin America).

This town:

9.2%
Texas:

17.1%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Penelope town:

1.4% ($300)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (25.2 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Arlington, TX (59.6 miles , pop. 332,969).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (65.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Malone, TX (2.1 miles ),
Mount Calm, TX (2.7 miles ),
Hubbard, TX (2.8 miles ),
Bynum, TX (3.0 miles ),
Abbott, TX (3.0 miles ),
Leroy, TX (3.2 miles ),
West, TX (3.2 miles ),
Dawson, TX (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 31.86 N, Longitude: 96.93 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 254

Distribution of median household income in Penelope, TX in 2022
Distribution of house value in Penelope, TX in 2022
Penelope satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.2%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +10 (+5.0%).
Most common industries in Penelope, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.6%)
  • Construction (13.7%)
  • Warehousing & storage (6.1%)
  • Educational services (6.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.6%)
  • Machinery (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.8%)
  • Warehousing & storage (11.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.3%)
  • Machinery (8.3%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (8.3%)
  • Professional & commercial equipment & supplies merchant wholesalers (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (39.0%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (8.5%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (6.8%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.1%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Penelope, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.9%)
  • Carpenters (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.6%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (20.8%)
  • Carpenters (11.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9.7%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (8.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.2%)
  • Registered nurses (8.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (6.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.8%)

Average climate in Penelope, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Penelope, Texas average temperatures Penelope, Texas average precipitation Penelope, Texas humidity Penelope, Texas wind speed Penelope, Texas snowfall Penelope, Texas sunshine Penelope, Texas clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2022 was 72.1. This is about average.

City:

72.1
U.S.:

72.6
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2022 was 0.267. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.267
U.S.:

0.251
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 2.92. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.92
U.S.:

5.11
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 0.494. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.494
U.S.:

1.515
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2022 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2022 was 8.80. This is about average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

8.80
U.S.:

8.11

Tornado activity:

Penelope-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 105% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the Penelope town center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1973, a category F5 tornado 26.4 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Penelope-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 361% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 254.2 miles away from Penelope center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 315.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 238.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 150.3 miles away from Penelope center
On 5/7/2015 at 22:58:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 44.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 218.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hill County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Winds: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Penelope topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Penelope:

  • HILLCREST MEDICAL CENTER AT WEST (Hospital, about 11 miles away; WEST, TX)
  • WEST REST HAVEN INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WEST, TX)
  • FMC HILLSBORO KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • TOWN HALL ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • CANTERBURY VILLA OF HILLSBORO (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • HOMESTEAD NURSING AND REHABILITATION OF HILLSBORO (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)
  • UNDERWOOD HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; HILLSBORO, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Penelope:

  • Hill College (about 15 miles; Hillsboro, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,968)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 18 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • McLennan Community College (about 24 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Baylor University (about 25 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • Navarro College (about 30 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 54 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Dallas Baptist University (about 59 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,280)

Public high school in Penelope:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Penelope Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

72.2%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Penelope:

Marital status in Penelope, TX
  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

For population 25 years and over in Penelope:

  • High school or higher: 78.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

21.1
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Penelope, TX (based on Hill County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,20278
Mainline Protestant2,36315
Black Protestant9875
Catholic9153
Other3544
None16,268-
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: 6
This county:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Hill County:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Hill County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Hill County:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hill County:

9.4%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.5%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.9%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.8%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Penelope:

47.6%
Texas:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Penelope:

28.8
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.4%
State:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Penelope:

11.0%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.3%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
Penelope:

54.5%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.1%
State:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Penelope, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$1,600
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$713
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,600
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$1,223
Totals for Government 0$0 6$5,136

Penelope government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $188,000 ($1016.22)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($345.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($16.22)
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $647,000 ($3497.30)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $531,000 ($2870.27)
    Corrections - Other: $434,000 ($2345.95)
    Police Protection: $389,000 ($2102.70)
    General - Other: $285,000 ($1540.54)
    Regular Highways: $281,000 ($1518.92)
    Financial Administration: $113,000 ($610.81)
    General Public Buildings: $60,000 ($324.32)
    Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($151.35)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($145.95)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $22,000 ($118.92)
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000 ($102.70)
    Natural Resources - Other: $8,000 ($43.24)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($43.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($200.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $42,000 ($227.03)
    Corrections - Other: $16,000 ($86.49)
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000 ($37.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($16.22)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($5.41)

Penelope government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $333,000 ($1800.00)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($43.24)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000 ($113.51)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $38,000 ($205.41)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $115,000 ($621.62)
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000 ($275.68)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($54.05)
    Rents: $3,000 ($16.22)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($5.41)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($5.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $131,000 ($708.11)
    General Local Government Support: $20,000 ($108.11)
    Highways: $4,000 ($21.62)
  • Tax - Property: $1,983,000 ($10718.92)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $632,000 ($3416.22)
    Motor Vehicle License: $125,000 ($675.68)
    Other Selective Sales: $76,000 ($410.81)
    Amusements Sales: $3,000 ($16.22)

Penelope government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,012,000 ($5470.27)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $883,000 ($4772.97)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $129,000 ($697.30)

Penelope government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000 ($243.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,962,000 ($10605.41)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,000 ($329.73)

Strongest AM radio stations in Penelope:

  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRZX (1660 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Penelope:

  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBRQ (102.5 FM; HILLSBORO, TX; Owner: CHASE RADIO PROPERTIES, L.L.C.)
  • WACO-FM (99.9 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KWTX-FM (97.5 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBGO (95.7 FM; WACO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Penelope:

  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KXXV (Channel 25; WACO, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWBU-TV (Channel 34; WACO, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY PUBLIC BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KWKT (Channel 44; WACO, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWTX-TV (Channel 10; WACO, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH 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.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)

Penelope fatal accident list:

May 3, 2004 02:45 PM, Fm308, Hcr3222, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 27.5mTotal length
  • $5,152,000Total costs
  • 3,990Total average daily traffic
  • 429Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,355Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Penelope, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 72000-2009
  • 12010-2019
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Penelope, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Penelope)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • PENELOPEGS, 410 Grant (Lat: 31.858750 Lon: -96.923750), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 35.1 m, Call Sign: WQTA544,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz, 5960.02 MHz... (+9 more), Grant Date: 12/12/2023, Expiration Date: 12/18/2033, Certifier: Kevin Grace, Registrant: Amg Technology Investment Group, LLC, 95 Parker Oaks Lane, Hudson Oaks, TX 76087, Phone: (855) 698-5465, Email:

  • MALONE, County Rd 3240 & 3249 (Lat: 31.812222 Lon: -96.932222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WQUI824,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/21/2014, Expiration Date: 07/21/2024, Cancellation Date: 01/15/2020, Certifier: Kevin B Coyne, Registrant: Fiberlight, LLC, 4360 Beltway Pl, Suite 230, Arlington, TX 76018, Phone: (972) 832-3176, Email:

  • WA02056A, County Rd 3240 & 3249 (Lat: 31.812222 Lon: -96.932222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 99.1 m, Call Sign: WRUS205,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz, 11485.0 MHz... (+5 more), Grant Date: 09/27/2022, Expiration Date: 09/27/2032, Cancellation Date: 07/17/2023, Certifier: Jenny Knopf, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KC5GYB, Licensee ID: L00882754, Grant Date: 03/15/2014, Expiration Date: 06/08/2024, Registrant: David A Chamberlain, Penelope, TX 76676

  • Call Sign: KF5TZO, Licensee ID: L01769167, Grant Date: 02/26/2013, Expiration Date: 02/26/2023, Certifier: James W Veselka, Registrant: James W Veselka, 409 Hcr 3110 South, Penelope, TX 76676

  • Call Sign: KG5ADG, Licensee ID: L01841000, Grant Date: 02/06/2014, Expiration Date: 02/06/2024, Certifier: Jennifer L Kindle, Registrant: Jennifer L Kindle, 477 Hcr 3208, Penelope, TX 76676


Most common first names in Penelope, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary788.2 years
John676.2 years
Annie581.8 years
Charles387.3 years
Anna385.7 years
James375.0 years
Edward372.0 years
Louis374.7 years
Willie374.3 years
Agnes279.5 years
Most common last names in Penelope, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Marek773.3 years
Green469.0 years
Watson458.5 years
Kucera365.0 years
Cernosek379.0 years
Kocian381.3 years
Beseda379.0 years
Domesle376.3 years
Hanzlicek367.0 years
Lucko374.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Penelope, TX
  • 54.9%Electricity
  • 40.2%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Penelope, TX
  • 70.0%Electricity
  • 30.0%Utility gas


Penelope compared to Texas state average:

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