U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Pettus, Texas forum City-Data.com Homepage

Pettus, Texas



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Pettus, TX housing info, Bee County, Texas, TX smaller cities, TX small cities, All Cities.


Pettus: this picture shows the beautiful land that is in pettus,tx this photo was taking on THE BIGHORN RANCH
 

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 558. Population change since 2000: -8.2%
Males: 276  (49.6%)
Females: 282  (50.4%)

Median resident age:  37.0 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78146, 78162.

Pettus Zip Code Map

Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,779 (it was $28,500 in 2000)
Pettus:

$43,779
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,212

Pettus CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $60,058 (it was $37,900 in 2000)
Pettus:

$60,058
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $92,895; Detached houses: $109,977; Mobile homes: $19,100

Median gross rent in 2012: $879.

Pettus, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Pettus races chart
  • Hispanic - 288 (51.6%)
  • White alone - 253 (45.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 7 (1.3%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (1.3%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.5%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Pettus: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Pettus, TX forum
Discuss Pettus, Texas on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users

Latest news from Pettus, TX collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Irish (20.0%), German (14.1%), English (5.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), Dutch (1.4%), Polish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 5.80 square miles.

Population density: 96 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Pettus,TX real estate house value index trend





Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Pettus, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Pettus:

  • High school or higher: 66.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pettus CDP:

  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 5.3%

8 residents are foreign born

This place:  1.0%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Pettus, Texas as of July 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Pettus to the number of sex offenders is 558 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $646 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $520 (1.0%)

Pettus satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (51.0 miles , pop. 60,603).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (65.3 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (71.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Tulsita, TX (1.4 miles) , Tuleta, TX (1.8 miles ), Normanna, TX (2.5 miles) , Pawnee, TX (3.5 miles ), Kenedy, TX (3.7 miles ), Beeville, TX (3.9 miles ), Blue Berry Hill, TX (4.0 miles ), Runge, TX (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 28.62 N, Longitude: 97.80 W

Area code: 361

Pettus household income distribution Pettus home values distribution

This place's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.1%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (39%)
  • Utilities (16%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Retail trade (35%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Religious workers (9%)
  • Plant and system operators (8%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

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

Average climate in Pettus, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Pettus, Texas average temperatures Pettus, Texas average precipitation
 
Pettus, Texas humidity
 
Pettus, Texas wind speed
 
Pettus, Texas snowfall
 
Pettus, Texas sunshine
 
Pettus, Texas clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Pettus-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.5 miles away from the Pettus place center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/29/1976, a category F3 tornado 26.6 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pettus-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 23.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.1 miles away from Pettus center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 24.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 25.9 miles away from Pettus center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bee County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pettus topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Pettus:

  • DSI BEEVILLE RENAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • JOHN PAUL II NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; KENEDY, TX)
  • GREENS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; KENEDY, TX)

Political contributions by individuals in Pettus, TX

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pettus:

  • Del Mar College (about 64 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,608)
  • Palo Alto College (about 67 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,782)
  • St Philips College (about 68 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 3,465)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 69 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 6,428)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 71 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 4,013)
  • San Antonio College (about 72 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 8,290)
  • Trinity University (about 72 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,563)

Public high school in Pettus:

Public elementary/middle school in Pettus:

See full list of schools located in Pettus


Click to draw/clear place borders

 
Bee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.8%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 17.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.5% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Pettus, TX

Pettus compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Pettus travel time to work - commute


Pettus mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Utility gas (17%)
  • Wood (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Pettus CDP (based on Bee County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.63%
Here42.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChurches of Christ
Adherents49.9%27.7%5.9%2.9%2.6%
Congregations16.7%37.5%10.4%4.2%4.2%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Pentecostal Church of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents2.3%1.9%1.9%1.5%3.3%
Congregations2.1%2.1%2.1%2.1%18.8%
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: 1
Bee County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Bee County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Here:

4.29 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

5.51 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.0%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bee County:

28.7%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.7%
Texas:

15.7%

7.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.29%
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 Nueces County, TX  1.03% ($33,375 average AGI)
from San Patricio County, TX  0.63% ($42,429)
from Live Oak County, TX  0.35% ($22,815)


7.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,875 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.70%
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 Nueces County, TX  1.07% ($22,289 average AGI)
to Bexar County, TX  0.82% ($20,250)
to San Patricio County, TX  0.53% ($27,317)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pettus:

  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KIBL (1490 AM; 1 kW; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: LA RADIO CRISTIANA NETWORK, INC.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pettus:

  • KTKO (105.7 FM; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: TEXAS GULFWEST COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KTNR (92.1 FM; KENEDY, TX; Owner: GOOD NEWS BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KEMA (94.5 FM; THREE RIVERS, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)
  • KRXB (107.1 FM; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: SHAFFER COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • KVFM (91.3 FM; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KHMC (95.9 FM; GOLIAD, TX; Owner: CINCO DE MAYO BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Pettus:

  • K45DX (Channel 45; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF FLORESVILLE)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KAVU-TV (Channel 25; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)

Pettus fatal accident list:

May 26, 2005 10:13 AM, Us-181, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 26, 1984 09:00 PM, Fm623, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 1980 12:50 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pettus)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Company Compressor Station Site 05 Fm 883 E (Lat: 28.625278 Lon: -97.691944), Call Sign: KJE528
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7400 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/27/2011, Expiration Date: 10/07/2021, Certifier: Michael A Vicknair
    Registrant: Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co., LLC, Houston, TX 77251-1396, Phone: (713) 215-2745, Fax: (713) 215-2266, Email:
  • 1/2 Mi E (Lat: 28.621944 Lon: -97.791389), Structure height: 93 m, Call Sign: KKM366, Licensee ID: L00314288
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7800 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/1998, Expiration Date: 01/10/2004, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2004, Certifier: Richard A Seals
    Registrant: Gulf South Pipeline Company, LP, 20 E. Greenway Plaza - Suite 900, Houston, TX 77046, Phone: (713) 544-6000, Fax: (713) 544-4426
  • Suntide Pumping Station Off Hwy 181 S Edge (Lat: 28.612778 Lon: -97.796111), Call Sign: KNHA446, Licensee ID: L00009960
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.6200 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/23/1998, Expiration Date: 08/08/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/06/2001
    Registrant: Koch Industries Inc, Wichita, KS 67201
  • Fm 623 3.6 Mi N Of (Lat: 28.679444 Lon: -97.796667), Call Sign: WAW981
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/01/2004, Expiration Date: 06/14/2014
    Registrant: Lockard & White, Inc., 14511 Falling Creek, Ste. 507, Houston, TX 77014, Phone: (979) 220-6996, Fax: (281) 586-0044, Email:
  • 500 N May St (Lat: 28.622972 Lon: -97.800250), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQON791
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/2011, Expiration Date: 12/01/2021, Certifier: Tucker Rackley
    Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 100 N Fairway Drive, Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Phone: (847) 918-0250, Fax: (847) 918-0259, Email:
  • 500 N May St (Lat: 28.623611 Lon: -97.798222), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQOR785
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/10/2012, Expiration Date: 01/10/2022, Certifier: Tucker Rackley
    Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 100 N Fairway Drive, Suite 120, Vernon Hills, IL 60061, Phone: (847) 918-0250, Fax: (847) 918-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2


Most common first names in Pettus, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary785.8 years
William779.4 years
Alberto666.3 years
George472.2 years
James474.3 years
Helen482.0 years
Henry378.7 years
Dorothy370.7 years
Edward374.6 years
Annie379.7 years
Most common last names in Pettus, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fox878.4 years
Garcia568.8 years
Stuart576.6 years
Aguirre466.8 years
Fudge479.7 years
Gonzales479.5 years
Rodriguez475.5 years
Hernandez453.2 years
Brown373.3 years
Dahl387.0 years

Businesses in Pettus, TX

  • Dairy Queen: 1

Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Mark Towner (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.

Back to Pettus, TX housing info, Bee County, Texas, TX smaller cities, TX small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.