Quail, Texas

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Population in 2010: 19. Population change since 2000: -42.4%
Males: 13  (70.0%)
Females: (30.0%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip code: 79251

Estimated median household income in 2013: $11,986 (it was $19,464 in 2000)
Quail:

$11,986
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $11,444 (it was $13,456 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: over $1,000,000 (it was $25,800 in 2000)
Quail:

over $1,000,000
TX:

$132,000
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    • 1894.7%White alone
    • 15.3%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Quail: 211.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2245 feet

Land area: 3.17 square miles.

Population density: 6.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Quail, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Quail:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Quail CDP:

  • Never married: 22.7%
  • Now married: 34.9%
  • Separated: 13.0%
  • Widowed: 18.3%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $207 (0.0%)

Quail satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (84.8 miles , pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (165.8 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (253.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Wellington, TX (3.3 miles ), Samnorwood, TX (3.3 miles) , Hedley, TX (4.0 miles ), Memphis, TX (4.0 miles ), North River, TX (4.6 miles) , Shamrock, TX (4.7 miles ), Dodson, TX (4.8 miles) , Lakeview, TX (5.0 miles) .

Latitude: 34.92 N, Longitude: 100.39 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 806

Quail household income distribution Quail home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Other services, except public administration (71%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (71%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Quail, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Quail-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Quail place center killed 2 people and injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 tornado 17.3 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 51 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Quail-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 52% 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 132.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 110.7 miles away from Quail 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 364.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 237.4 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 112.3 miles away from Quail center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 281.7 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 Collingsworth County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Quail topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Quail:

  • COLLINGSWORTH HOME HEALTH AGENCY CORP (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; WELLINGTON, TX)
  • WELLINGTON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; WELLINGTON, TX)
  • COLLINGSWORTH GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; WELLINGTON, TX)
  • GOLDEN SPREAD HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; WELLINGTON, TX)
  • HALL COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 16 miles away; MEMPHIS, TX)
  • MEMPHIS CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MEMPHIS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Quail:

  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 63 miles; Altus, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,054)
  • Vernon College (about 81 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Amarillo College (about 85 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 87 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 92 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 104 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,126)
  • Cameron University (about 114 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)

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

Cemetery: Quail Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Collingsworth 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 2013: 15.4%
(22.2% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  60.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.0
Texas average:

14.4

Quail travel time to work - commute Quail mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Quail CDP (based on Collingsworth County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,56414
Mainline Protestant4761
Catholic1501
None--
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Collingsworth County:

3.37 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Collingsworth County:

10.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

13.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Collingsworth County:

26.9%
Texas:

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

14.0%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

36.2%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.4%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.1
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Quail:

10.9%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

18.1%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Quail:

6.5
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Quail:

52.8%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Quail:

79.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Quail, TX Residents

7.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($18,139 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.22%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

6.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,230 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Quail:

  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Quail:

  • KLSR-FM (105.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TX; Owner: DAVIS BROADCAST COMPANY, INC.)
  • KEFH (99.3 FM; CLARENDON, TX; Owner: ROHO BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Quail:

  • K32EH (Channel 32; MEMPHIS, TX; Owner: CAPROCK TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K36CA (Channel 36; MEMPHIS, TX; Owner: CRUZE ELECTRONICS)
  • K27BZ (Channel 27; WELLINGTON, ETC., TX; Owner: GREENBELT TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM INC)
  • K29BH (Channel 29; WELLINGTON, ETC., TX; Owner: GREENBELT TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC)
  • K31BZ (Channel 31; WELLINGTON, ETC., TX; Owner: GREENBELT TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K33CF (Channel 33; WELLINGTON, ETC., TX; Owner: GREENBELT TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)

Quail fatal accident list:

Jul 25, 1998 05:35 PM, Sr-203, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 34.907222 Lon: -100.398806, Call Sign: WQRV722
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.095 MHzGrant Date: 08/02/2013, Expiration Date: 08/02/2023, Certifier: Michael SouderRegistrant: Omega Electronics, 2700 Climer Circle, Amarillo, TX 79124, Phone: (806) 352-8251, Fax: (806) 352-1579, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Station, Various Locations (Lat: 34.872250 Lon: -100.485667), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNA765
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.281 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/2012, Expiration Date: 07/08/2022, Certifier: David B TregoRegistrant: American Electric Power Service Corporation, One Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215, Phone: (614) 716-5874, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (62%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31%)

Quail compared to Texas state average:

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