Prosper, Texas

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Population in 2017: 20,312 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: +868.6%
Males: 10,308  (50.8%)
Females: 10,004  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

34.1 years
Texas median age:

34.5 years

Zip codes: 75078.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $125,084 (it was $64,063 in 2000)
Prosper:

$125,084
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $45,369 (it was $25,672 in 2000)

Prosper town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $453,276 (it was $129,800 in 2000)
Prosper:

$453,276
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: all housing units: $312,598; detached houses: $319,615; townhouses or other attached units: $239,094; in 2-unit structures: $170,341; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $128,783; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $139,005; mobile homes: $98,004; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $133,627

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,353.

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.5%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.8% for Black residents, 4.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.8% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Prosper, TX (2016)
    • 12,50077.4%White alone
    • 1,69910.5%Hispanic
    • 8855.5%Black alone
    • 4923.0%Asian alone
    • 1721.1%Two or more races
    • 780.5%American Indian alone
    • 150.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Prosper, Texas as of August 20, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Prosper is 2,691 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Prosper by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
1
(4.9)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.0)
4
(28.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(17.0)
3
(14.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.0)
1
(10.4)
1
(10.0)
1
(8.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.3)
4
(22.7)
3
(14.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(263.9)
8
(269.5)
2
(56.2)
1
(23.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(25.0)
4
(36.1)
12
(124.7)
9
(89.7)
9
(72.0)
13
(93.4)
8
(50.3)
4
(22.7)
7
(34.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(414.6)
12
(404.2)
22
(618.5)
24
(554.8)
22
(377.5)
45
(642.2)
33
(412.2)
22
(198.5)
60
(623.6)
95
(946.5)
78
(624.0)
57
(409.6)
35
(220.0)
37
(209.8)
67
(327.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
32
(1,206)
31
(1,044)
72
(2,024)
122
(2,820)
111
(1,905)
58
(827.7)
57
(712.1)
102
(920.5)
101
(1,050)
98
(976.4)
121
(967.9)
136
(977.3)
122
(766.9)
188
(1,066)
155
(758.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(37.7)
2
(67.4)
1
(28.1)
3
(69.3)
2
(34.3)
1
(14.3)
2
(25.0)
2
(18.0)
7
(72.8)
3
(29.9)
3
(24.0)
6
(43.1)
2
(12.6)
2
(11.3)
7
(34.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(37.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)138.5129.3137.8168.7105.479.264.362.1119.5128.6113.9112.959.083.288.8

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City-data.com crime index in Prosper, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 33 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Texas average:

1.54
March 2016 cost of living index in Prosper: 95.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (28.9%), German (7.7%), English (7.3%), Irish (4.6%), European (3.1%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.95 square miles.

Population density: 4,103 people per square mile   (average).

Prosper,TX real estate house value index trend

Prosper, Texas map

966 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America, 0.8% Europe).

This town:

6.0%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $9,535 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $7,180 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McKinney, TX (9.2 miles , pop. 54,369).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (13.3 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (30.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Celina, TX (2.4 miles ),
Savannah, TX (2.6 miles ),
Frisco, TX (2.6 miles ),
Paloma Creek, TX (2.9 miles ),
Paloma Creek South, TX (2.9 miles ),
McKinney, TX (3.0 miles ),
Little Elm, TX (3.1 miles ),
Hackberry, TX (3.1 miles )
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Latitude: 33.24 N, Longitude: 96.79 W

Area codes: 972, 469

Distribution of median household income in Prosper, TX in 2016
Distribution of house value in Prosper, TX in 2016

Property values in Prosper, TX

Prosper satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 40 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 1998: 71 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 1999: 58 buildings, average cost: $287,600
  • 2000: 58 buildings, average cost: $286,300
  • 2001: 88 buildings, average cost: $272,700
  • 2002: 102 buildings, average cost: $266,000
  • 2003: 165 buildings, average cost: $262,300
  • 2004: 236 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2005: 318 buildings, average cost: $337,800
  • 2006: 337 buildings, average cost: $385,800
  • 2007: 283 buildings, average cost: $374,700
  • 2008: 224 buildings, average cost: $348,500
  • 2009: 242 buildings, average cost: $271,100
  • 2010: 280 buildings, average cost: $285,500
  • 2011: 369 buildings, average cost: $309,300
  • 2012: 465 buildings, average cost: $402,300
  • 2013: 487 buildings, average cost: $402,000
  • 2014: 557 buildings, average cost: $410,300
  • 2015: 659 buildings, average cost: $452,100
  • 2016: 673 buildings, average cost: $475,400
  • 2017: 774 buildings, average cost: $504,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Prosper, TX residents
Average permit cost in Prosper, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Prosper, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.9%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.2%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (14.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.6%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.2%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Prosper, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.1%)
  • Top executives (4.9%)
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (4.4%)
  • Engineers (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (9.0%)
  • Top executives (7.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.4%)
  • Engineers (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Teachers, preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school (10.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.0%)

Average climate in Prosper, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Prosper, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 81.1. This is about average.

City:

81.1
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.78. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.78
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.92
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.121. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.121
U.S.:

0.010

Tornado activity:

Prosper-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 151% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the Prosper town center killed 10 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/12/1971, a category F3 tornado 10.1 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Prosper-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 230.7 miles away from Prosper center
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 100.4 miles away from Prosper 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 115.8 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 141.7 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 114.8 miles away from Prosper center
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) earthquake occurred 437.4 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 Collin County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 8

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Prosper:

  • TAMCARE HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; MCKINNEY, TX)
  • RENAL CENTER FRISCO (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; FRISCO, TX)
  • AMBERWOOD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CELINA, TX)
  • CELINA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CELINA, TX)
  • BAYBROOKE VILLAGE CARE AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MCKINNEY, TX)
  • METHODIST MCKINNEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; MC KINNEY, TX)
  • PRAIRIE ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FRISCO, TX)

Airports located in Prosper:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prosper:

  • Collin County Community College District (about 11 miles; McKinney, TX; Full-time enrollment: 18,044)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 18 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 20 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)
  • University of North Texas (about 21 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • Brookhaven College (about 22 miles; Farmers Branch, TX; FT enrollment: 6,868)
  • Richland College (about 23 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)
  • DeVry University-Texas (about 25 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 4,098)

Public high schools in Prosper:

  • PROSPER H S (Students: 864, Location: 301 EAGLE DR, Grades: 9-12)
  • PROSPER DAEP (Location: 605 E 7TH ST, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Prosper:

Private elementary/middle school in Prosper:

  • WHISPERING FARMS MONTESSORI ACADEMY (Students: 12, Location: 2460 E PROSPER TRL, Grades: KG-T1)
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Library in Prosper:

  • PROSPER COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $149,956; Location: 300 EAGLE LN; 17,187 books; 643 audio materials; 1,434 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 9 other licensed databases; 41 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Town of Prosper Wastewater Treatment Plant (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Prosper include: Presbyterian Church (A), Prosper United Methodist Church (B), First Baptist Church of Prosper (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Soil Conservation Service Site 10-A Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Gentle Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Collin 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:

3.1 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

85.1%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

3.8%
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: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Prosper (2011 data):

  • Prosper Bank: Messenger at 805 East 1st Street, branch established on 2009/09/17; at 805 East 1st Street, branch established on 1903/07/01. Info updated 2011/06/17: Bank assets: $62.8 mil, Deposits: $56.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Henderson Texas Bancshares, Inc.
  • Independent Bank: Prosper Branch at 900 N. Preston Rd., branch established on 2003/11/10. Info updated 2010/10/06: Bank assets: $1,237.6 mil, Deposits: $1,035.0 mil, headquarters in Mckinney, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Group, Inc.
  • American Bank of Texas: American Bank Of Texas at 100 N. Preston Road, Building B, branch established on 2005/05/02. 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.

For population 15 years and over in Prosper:

Marital status in Prosper, TX
  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 68.8%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 6.1%

For population 25 years and over in Prosper:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 50.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2016
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2016
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Texas average:

14.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2016
Means of transportation to work in 2016 - Prosper
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Prosper, TX (based on Collin County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant184,331334
Catholic111,1828
Mainline Protestant59,02260
Other54,47574
Black Protestant1,0148
Orthodox1901
None372,127-
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: 77
Here:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 53
Here:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 215
Collin County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 478
This county:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

7.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Collin County:

24.0%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.3%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Prosper:

47.2%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.7%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Prosper:

8.8%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Prosper:

6.7
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Prosper:

34.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

56.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Prosper:

79.9%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Prosper, 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
Firefighters 11$47,906$52,2610$0
Police Protection - Officers 11$73,946$80,6680$0
Other and Unallocable 6$31,801$63,6024$5,089
Water Supply 5$26,627$63,9050$0
Other Government Administration 4$28,784$86,3520$0
Sewerage 2$6,583$39,4980$0
Streets and Highways 2$8,701$52,2060$0
Financial Administration 2$12,713$76,2780$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,700$44,4000$0
Judicial and Legal 1$5,527$66,3240$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 45$246,288$65,6774$5,089

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $3,062,000 ($150.75)
    Sewerage: $672,000 ($33.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $183,000 ($9.01)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,651,000 ($81.28)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,138,000 ($56.03)
    Police Protection: $857,000 ($42.19)
    Financial Administration: $744,000 ($36.63)
    Sewerage: $434,000 ($21.37)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $369,000 ($18.17)
    General - Other: $324,000 ($15.95)
    Regular Highways: $263,000 ($12.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $203,000 ($9.99)
    Central Staff Services: $198,000 ($9.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $139,000 ($6.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000 ($1.77)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $257,000 ($12.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $239,000 ($11.77)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,082,000 ($102.50)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $363,000 ($17.87)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $724,000 ($35.64)
    Other: $359,000 ($17.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $333,000 ($16.39)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $670,000 ($32.99)
    General Revenue - Other: $376,000 ($18.51)
    Fines and Forfeits: $106,000 ($5.22)
    Donations From Private Sources: $61,000 ($3.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,115,000 ($153.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $33,000 ($1.62)
  • Tax - Other License: $3,101,000 ($152.67)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,567,000 ($126.38)
    Property: $2,137,000 ($105.21)
    Public Utilities Sales: $257,000 ($12.65)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $29,187,000 ($1436.93)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,794,000 ($1220.66)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,690,000 ($230.90)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $297,000 ($14.62)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,805,000 ($679.65)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,350,000 ($1149.57)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $917,000 ($45.15)

10.48% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($84,210 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.48%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($762 average AGI)
Collin County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dallas County, TX  3.23% ($79,198 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  1.47% ($78,799)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.42% ($65,057)


9.14% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($80,204 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.14%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($863 average AGI)
Collin County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dallas County, TX  2.63% ($73,913 average AGI)
to Denton County, TX  1.89% ($87,207)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.41% ($65,448)
Businesses in Prosper, TX
NameCountNameCount
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Discount Tire1Subway2
FedEx1U-Haul2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1UPS1
Penske1

Strongest AM radio stations in Prosper:

  • 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.)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXEB (910 AM; 1 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prosper:

  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KHYI (95.3 FM; HOWE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS - TEXAS, INC.)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KHCK-FM (99.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: KHCK-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)

TV broadcast stations around Prosper:

  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Prosper fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Prosper fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 24Number of bridges
  • 184ft / 56.4mTotal length
  • $27,000Total costs
  • 138,743Total average daily traffic
  • 9,029Total average daily truck traffic
  • 200,836Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
New bridges in Prosper, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51950-1959
  • 51990-1999
  • 102000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Prosper, TX
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$193,77617$244,46327$245,4952$42,9352$165,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$127,1401$220,4102$224,6150$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$249,0703$237,1838$269,2811$75,1300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$151,9552$384,2456$260,2230$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$231,8400$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0303.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$284,1631$313,460
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$231,2401$228,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0303.00

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 51
  • Hazardous Condition: 23
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 3
Fire incident types in Prosper, TX

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Prosper, TX
Most common first names in Prosper, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William971.3 years
James863.9 years
John765.1 years
Mary784.4 years
Emma481.2 years
Edith379.0 years
Robert378.0 years
Virginia374.3 years
Elizabeth391.7 years
Billy368.3 years
Most common last names in Prosper, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jackson1080.9 years
Jones977.5 years
Johnson781.3 years
James762.0 years
Martin778.2 years
Gotcher574.4 years
Dalton472.0 years
Hughes470.5 years
Robinson482.8 years
Smith469.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Prosper, TX
  • 63.9%Utility gas
  • 34.0%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Prosper, TX
  • 84.5%Electricity
  • 13.5%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Prosper compared to Texas state average:

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

Prosper on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest median household income and median resident age less than 35"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2014"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: architecture and engineering occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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