Pottsboro, Texas

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Population in 2017: 2,351 (88% urban, 12% rural).
Population change since 2000: +48.9%
Males: 1,204  (51.2%)
Females: 1,147  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

35.5 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75076.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $67,090 (it was $43,977 in 2000)
Pottsboro:

$67,090
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,104 (it was $16,357 in 2000)

Pottsboro town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $174,478 (it was $84,800 in 2000)
Pottsboro:

$174,478
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $190,139; detached houses: $187,959; mobile homes: $98,360

Median gross rent in 2017: $792.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pottsboro: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.0%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 88.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pottsboro, TX (2010)
    • 1,94189.9%White alone
    • 984.5%Hispanic
    • 482.2%American Indian alone
    • 452.1%Two or more races
    • 200.9%Asian alone
    • 80.4%Black alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Pottsboro, Texas as of December 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Pottsboro is 118 to 1.


Crime rates in Pottsboro 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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(91.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(91.7)
1
(45.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(164.3)
6
(293.0)
2
(93.9)
7
(324.5)
1
(46.3)
5
(229.3)
3
(136.1)
1
(45.4)
3
(137.0)
9
(407.4)
8
(358.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(128.8)
1
(42.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
17
(931.0)
13
(634.8)
34
(1,596)
9
(417.2)
27
(1,249)
10
(458.5)
10
(453.5)
11
(499.5)
18
(821.9)
5
(226.3)
4
(179.3)
1
(44.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
38
(2,081)
33
(1,611)
43
(2,019)
29
(1,344)
34
(1,573)
24
(1,100)
20
(907.0)
17
(772.0)
17
(776.3)
11
(498.0)
10
(448.2)
6
(264.7)
6
(257.5)
4
(168.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(273.8)
6
(293.0)
6
(281.7)
5
(231.8)
3
(138.8)
5
(229.3)
3
(136.1)
1
(45.4)
2
(91.3)
1
(45.3)
2
(89.6)
1
(44.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(42.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(54.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(91.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)203.2190.9233.8166.4170.7167.8119.778.6196.3120.9109.465.736.121.4

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City-data.com crime index in Pottsboro, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.36
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: American (14.2%), German (12.4%), Irish (10.6%), Swedish (5.3%), English (4.8%), Danish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 764 feet

Land area: 2.85 square miles.

Population density: 825 people per square mile   (low).

Pottsboro, Texas map

57 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America, 0.6% Asia).

This town:

2.2%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,642 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,331 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (12.6 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (50.7 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (68.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Northwest Grayson, TX (2.2 miles ),
Denison, TX (2.7 miles ),
Preston, TX (2.7 miles ),
Knollwood, TX (2.7 miles ),
Cartwright, OK (2.9 miles ),
Sherwood Shores, TX (3.1 miles ),
Sherman, TX (3.2 miles ),
South Marshall, OK (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 33.78 N, Longitude: 96.68 W

Area code: 903

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 37 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2003: 33 buildings, average cost: $117,800
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $163,200
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $106,600
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $227,400
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $188,800
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $195,600
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $364,300
  • 2015: 9 buildings, average cost: $176,400
  • 2016: 13 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 2017: 30 buildings, average cost: $129,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Pottsboro, TX residents
Average permit cost in Pottsboro, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +404 (+34.4%).
Most common industries in Pottsboro, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.1%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Truck transportation (5.0%)
  • Utilities (4.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.9%)
  • Educational services (12.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Pottsboro, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Cashiers (7.0%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.1%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.8%)

Average climate in Pottsboro, Texas

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Pottsboro, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.5. This is about average.

City:

63.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Pottsboro-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 144% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the Pottsboro town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1957, a category F4 tornado 17.5 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pottsboro-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 76% 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 62.3 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 241.8 miles away from Pottsboro 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 86.5 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 121.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.5 miles away from Pottsboro center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 272.2 miles away from Pottsboro center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grayson County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Fires: 3, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pottsboro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pottsboro:

  • LYNN STREET HOUSE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; DENISON, TX)
  • HYDE PARK HOUSE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; DENISON, TX)
  • SENIOR SELECT HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MCKINNEY, TX)
  • MKT RAILROAD EMPLOYEES HOSP (Hospital, about 7 miles away; DENISON, TX)
  • CARE INN OF DENISON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DENISON, TX)
  • THE HOMESTEAD OF DENISON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DENISON, TX)
  • THE TERRACE AT DENISON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; DENISON, TX)

Airports located in Pottsboro:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pottsboro:

  • Grayson College (about 6 miles; Denison, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,496)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 24 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • North Central Texas College (about 31 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 43 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 47 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)
  • University of North Texas (about 49 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 55 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)

Public high school in Pottsboro:

  • POTTSBORO H S (Students: 329, Location: 901 HWY 120, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pottsboro:

  • POTTSBORO EL (Students: 416, Location: 105 CARDINAL LN, Grades: PK-3)
  • POTTSBORO MIDDLE (Students: 300, Location: 105 CARDINAL LN, Grades: 6-8)
  • POTTSBORO INT (Students: 210, Location: 105 CARDINAL LN, Grades: 4-5)
See full list of schools located in Pottsboro

Library in Pottsboro:

  • POTTSBORO AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $32,526; Location: 104 N MAIN ST; 11,230 books; 573 audio materials; 402 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 11 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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

Church in Pottsboro: First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Gus Fisher - Baseball player.

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

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

TEXINS LAKE TEXOMA CLUB (Population served: 744, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
FLOWING WELLS RESORT (Population served: 165, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In APR-01-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUL-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-12-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pottsboro that have no violations reported:

  • PATSYS CAFE (Population served: 120, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

75.7%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.6%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Pottsboro (2011 data):

  • American Bank of Texas: Pottsboro Branch at Highway 120 North And 996 West, branch established on 1982/07/15. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,140.3 mil, Deposits: $954.9 mil, headquarters in Sherman, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 19 total offices, Holding Company: North American Bancshares, Inc.
  • Landmark Bank, National Association: Pottsboro Branch at 695 East Farm Road 120, branch established on 2000/01/31. Info updated 2011/09/28: Bank assets: $1,675.9 mil, Deposits: $1,490.4 mil, headquarters in Columbia, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 38 total offices, Holding Company: Landrum Company

For population 15 years and over in Pottsboro:

Marital status in Pottsboro, TX
  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

For population 25 years and over in Pottsboro:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Texas average:

14.0

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

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Religion statistics for Pottsboro, TX (based on Grayson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant50,271174
Mainline Protestant9,06633
Catholic5,9524
Other3,8447
Black Protestant2,38014
Orthodox1201
None49,244-
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: 17
This county:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Grayson County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Here:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
Grayson County:

5.84 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 74
Grayson County:

6.27 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

9.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.4%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Grayson County:

15.1%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pottsboro:

49.2%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pottsboro:

21.9%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pottsboro:

9.0%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.9%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

56.8%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Pottsboro:

79.1%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pottsboro, 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 7$24,717$42,3720$0
Financial Administration 4$16,833$50,4992$1,229
Water Supply 3$8,674$34,6960$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,696
Totals for Government 14$50,224$43,0493$2,925

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $515,000 ($219.06)
    Sewerage: $438,000 ($186.30)
    Police Protection: $430,000 ($182.90)
    General - Other: $180,000 ($76.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $171,000 ($72.74)
    Local Fire Protection: $135,000 ($57.42)
    Central Staff Services: $132,000 ($56.15)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $73,000 ($31.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $66,000 ($28.07)
    Libraries: $22,000 ($9.36)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($5.95)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($1.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($5.53)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $146,000 ($62.10)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($15.74)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $960,000 ($408.34)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $142,000 ($60.40)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $493,000 ($209.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $192,000 ($81.67)
    Other: $24,000 ($10.21)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $119,000 ($50.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $93,000 ($39.56)
    General Revenue - Other: $71,000 ($30.20)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($2.13)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $931,000 ($396.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $256,000 ($108.89)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.43)
  • Tax - Property: $542,000 ($230.54)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $424,000 ($180.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $113,000 ($48.06)
    Other License: $13,000 ($5.53)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,046,000 ($2997.02)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,097,000 ($2168.01)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,186,000 ($929.82)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $237,000 ($100.81)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,919,000 ($816.25)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,258,000 ($535.09)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $419,000 ($178.22)

7.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($53,735 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.70%
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 Collin County, TX  1.61% ($69,073 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  0.81% ($55,781)
from Dallas County, TX  0.64% ($62,125)


6.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,898 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($31 average AGI)
Grayson County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Collin County, TX  0.88% ($54,386 average AGI)
to Denton County, TX  0.51% ($49,583)
to Dallas County, TX  0.46% ($50,578)
Businesses in Pottsboro, TX
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Strongest AM radio stations in Pottsboro:

  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KJIM (1500 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SHERMAN, TX)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pottsboro:

  • KTDK (104.1 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KLAK (97.5 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KMKT (93.1 FM; BELLS, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KESS-FM (107.9 FM; LEWISVILLE, TX; Owner: KECS-FM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KHYI (95.3 FM; HOWE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS - TEXAS, INC.)
  • K214CK (90.7 FM; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: BIBLE B/CNG NETWORK, INC.)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMAD-FM (102.5 FM; WHITESBORO, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KHCK-FM (99.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: KHCK-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KFYZ-FM (98.3 FM; BONHAM, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS RADIO GROUP, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Pottsboro:

  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • Pottsboro, Texas
  • Fatal accident count14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents17
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count40373
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents60188
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons12094
  • Fatalities45888
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents108382
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3913
See more detailed statistics of Pottsboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 66ft / 20.3mTotal length
  • $76,000Total costs
  • 29,860Total average daily traffic
  • 2,372Total average daily truck traffic
  • 40,215Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
New bridges in Pottsboro, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 51980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Pottsboro, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Fm 120 100 Ft W Of Pearce Dr (Lat: 33.768444 Lon: -96.664722), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WNSX976,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.850 MHz, Grant Date: 05/20/2015, Expiration Date: 08/01/2025, Registrant: Shipman Communications, 1815 West Morton Str, Denison, TX 75020, Phone: (903) 465-8297, Fax: (903) 463-3130, Email:
  • Call Sign: WPVY660,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.355 MHz, Grant Date: 10/03/2012, Expiration Date: 09/06/2022, Certifier: Rhonda R Scoggins, Registrant: Shipman Communications, 1815 West Morton Str, Denison, TX 75020, Phone: (903) 465-8297, Fax: (903) 463-3130, Email:
  • 50 Maintenance Drive (Lat: 33.818972 Lon: -96.702472), Type: Tower, Structure height: 7.3 m, Call Sign: WPYJ293,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.887 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2003, Expiration Date: 08/20/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/09/2013, Certifier: John H Miclellan, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Lat: 33.750111 Lon: -96.666944, Call Sign: WQBK286,
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.437 MHz, Grant Date: 10/22/2004, Expiration Date: 10/22/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/27/2014, Certifier: Franklin M Morgan Mr., Registrant: Shipman Communications, 1815 West Morton Street, Denison, TX 75020, Phone: (903) 465-8297, Fax: (903) 463-3130, Email:
  • Lat: 33.777861 Lon: -96.676417, Call Sign: WQOL922,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.237 MHz, Grant Date: 11/10/2011, Expiration Date: 11/10/2021, Certifier: Darren Vaden, Registrant: Kp Electronics Inc, 415 Sargon Way, Suite F, Horsham, PA 19044, Phone: (215) 442-7460, Fax: (215) 442-7461, Email:
  • Lat: 33.761500 Lon: -96.655806, Call Sign: WRBX956,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.225 MHz, 456.325 MHz, 456.575 MHz, 457.150 MHz, 457.825 MHz, Grant Date: 07/21/2018, Expiration Date: 07/21/2028, Certifier: Josh Recer, Registrant: Shipman Communications Inc, 1815 West Morton, Denison, TX 75020, Phone: (903) 465-8297, Fax: (903) 463-3130, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pottsboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Pottsboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$119,3902$155,6451$69,120
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$113,5000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$101,3700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0003.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$129,370
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0003.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pottsboro, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pottsboro, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 101. The highest number of fire incidents - 206 took place in 2006, and the least - 59 in 2016. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Pottsboro, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (54.1%), and Structure Fires (31.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Pottsboro, TX
    • 93254.1%Outside Fires
    • 53631.1%Structure Fires
    • 1357.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1196.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Pottsboro, TX
Most common first names in Pottsboro, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4772.0 years
Robert3870.3 years
William3771.3 years
John3472.8 years
Mary2675.2 years
Charles1968.7 years
George1769.8 years
Thomas1471.7 years
Billy1469.1 years
Roy1375.8 years
Most common last names in Pottsboro, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3170.5 years
Jones2176.6 years
Miller1776.6 years
Brown1571.3 years
Wilson1483.7 years
Moore1375.5 years
Williams1176.8 years
Johnson1174.8 years
Phillips1182.1 years
Anderson1076.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pottsboro, TX
  • 55.7%Utility gas
  • 38.2%Electricity
  • 6.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pottsboro, TX
  • 62.2%Electricity
  • 37.8%Utility gas


Pottsboro compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below 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.
There are 25 pilots and 18 other airmen in this city.
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