Quitman, Texas

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Population in 2017: 1,824 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.1%
 
Males: 878  (48.2%)
Females: 946  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

43.6 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75783.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,869 (it was $31,607 in 2000)
Quitman:

$46,869
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,837 (it was $17,831 in 2000)

Quitman city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $147,189 (it was $66,500 in 2000)
Quitman:

$147,189
TX:

$172,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $710.

March 2019 cost of living index in Quitman: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.9%
(16.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.8% for Black residents, 9.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Quitman, TX (2010)
    • 1,59087.9%White alone
    • 925.1%Black alone
    • 734.0%Hispanic
    • 291.6%Two or more races
    • 191.1%Asian alone
    • 60.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 38 registered sex offenders living in Quitman, Texas as of July 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Quitman is 58 to 1.


Crime rates in Quitman 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)
2
(110.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(88.5)
1
(44.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.6)
0
(0.0)
5
(273.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(137.2)
5
(221.2)
15
(659.9)
7
(309.7)
21
(931.7)
4
(179.5)
5
(270.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(111.0)
1
(55.2)
3
(165.2)
5
(273.2)
1
(54.1)
4
(219.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
11
(503.2)
10
(442.5)
7
(308.0)
12
(531.0)
13
(576.8)
25
(1,122)
7
(379.0)
18
(975.6)
19
(1,055)
10
(552.2)
3
(165.2)
12
(655.7)
6
(324.5)
10
(547.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(1,006)
26
(1,150)
20
(879.9)
14
(619.5)
54
(2,396)
34
(1,526)
28
(1,516)
7
(379.4)
22
(1,222)
15
(828.3)
20
(1,101)
23
(1,257)
24
(1,298)
14
(766.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(132.7)
1
(44.0)
2
(88.5)
5
(221.8)
7
(314.2)
2
(108.3)
1
(54.2)
3
(166.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(55.1)
2
(109.3)
1
(54.1)
1
(54.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.2)
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)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)102.9215.9227.5144.2340.3200.6150.0131.2158.2303.793.1219.789.8336.3

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City-data.com crime index in Quitman, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.25
Texas average:

2.08
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Ancestries: American (30.5%), Irish (12.7%), English (11.5%), German (4.4%), Scottish (2.2%), French (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 413 feet

Land area: 1.84 square miles.

Population density: 992 people per square mile   (low).

Quitman, Texas map

28 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,630 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,785 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (33.0 miles , pop. 83,650).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (69.6 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (78.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Mineola, TX (3.1 miles ),
Alba, TX (3.3 miles ),
Yantis, TX (3.5 miles ),
Winnsboro, TX (3.8 miles ),
Holly Lake Ranch, TX (3.9 miles ),
Grand Saline, TX (4.2 miles ),
Seymore, TX (4.2 miles ),
Como, TX (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 32.80 N, Longitude: 95.44 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Big Bass Capital of Texas

Area code: 903

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $164,700
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $105,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $250,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $275,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $54,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Quitman, TX residents
Average permit cost in Quitman, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +340 (+20.1%).
Most common industries in Quitman, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Utilities (4.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.8%)
  • Utilities (5.8%)
  • Truck transportation (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (20.6%)
  • Educational services (16.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Quitman, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.7%)
  • Electricians (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)

Average climate in Quitman, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Quitman-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/3/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the Quitman city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/24/1962, a category F3 tornado 9.3 miles away from the city center injured 8 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Quitman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% 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 141.0 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 309.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 247.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 250.0 miles away from the city 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 184.4 miles away from Quitman center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wood County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Quitman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Quitman:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER QUITMAN (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 117 WINNSBORO STREET)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER QUITMAN (provides emergency services, 117 WINNSBORO STREET)
  • THE HERITAGE NURSING HOME (1026 E GOODE ST)
  • VILLAGE MANOR NURSING HOME (503 N COLLEGE)

Airports and heliports located in Quitman:

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Amtrak station near Quitman:

  • 10 miles: MINEOLA (115 E. FRONT ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Quitman:

  • Tyler Junior College (about 34 miles; Tyler, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,104)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 36 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 40 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 41 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • Kilgore College (about 45 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • LeTourneau University (about 48 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 49 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)

Public high school in Quitman:

Public elementary/middle schools in Quitman:

  • QUITMAN EL (Students: 604, Location: 902 E GOODE ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • QUITMAN J H (Students: 328, Location: 1101 E GOODE ST, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Quitman

Library in Quitman:

  • QUITMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $106,956; Location: 202 E GOODE ST; 29,216 books; 1,063 audio materials; 2,340 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Quitman: West University Branch Library (A), Stinson Home- Honeymoon Cottage Museum (B), Ima Hogg Museum (C), Quitman Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hotels: Bass Lantern Restaurant & Dinner Club (Highway 154), Clear Lakes Inn (1097 South State Highway 37).

Court: Wood County - District Offices- District Court Reporter (Courthouse Main).

Birthplace of: Sissy Spacek - (born 1949), actor, Bryan Hughes (Texas politician) - Member of the Texas House of Representatives, Dee Sanders - Baseball player.

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

2.2 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.3%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.4%
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: 0.1% of all households
57 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Quitman in 2000:

  • 158 people in nursing homes
  • 70 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

Banks with branches in Quitman (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Gilmer: Wood County National Bank Branch at 417 South Main, branch established on 1982/02/19. Info updated 2012/01/04: Bank assets: $192.1 mil, Deposits: $166.8 mil, headquarters in Gilmer, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Gilmer Bankshares, Inc.
  • The City National Bank of Sulphur Springs: Quitman Branch at 501 E. Goode Street, branch established on 1994/09/19. Info updated 2011/03/23: Bank assets: $417.9 mil, Deposits: $378.5 mil, headquarters in Sulphur Springs, TX, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Sulphur Springs Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank Texas, National Association: at 412 East Goode Street, branch established on 1914/10/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $211.5 mil, Deposits: $181.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Bt Holdings, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Quitman:

Marital status in Quitman, TX
  • Never married: 22.1%
  • Now married: 48.1%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 17.7%

For population 25 years and over in Quitman:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 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 - Quitman
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Quitman, TX (based on Wood County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,38259
Mainline Protestant2,99620
Catholic2,6843
Black Protestant8295
Other4453
None17,628-
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: 5
This county:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Wood County:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Here:

5.26 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

5.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Wood County:

27.5%
State:

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

11.7%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

53.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.8%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.4%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Quitman:

7.0
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Quitman:

34.2%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Quitman:

58.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.2%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Quitman, 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
Water Supply 7$20,019$34,3180$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,955$39,9100$0
Streets and Highways 3$10,554$42,2160$0
Sewerage 2$6,478$38,8680$0
Local Libraries 1$3,308$39,6963$1,625
Judicial and Legal 1$2,491$29,8921$536
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 2$1,094
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$2,287
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$691
Totals for Government 20$62,805$37,6839$6,233

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $531,000 ($291.12)
    Police Protection: $380,000 ($208.33)
    Central Staff Services: $318,000 ($174.34)
    Sewerage: $290,000 ($158.99)
    Regular Highways: $190,000 ($104.17)
    Libraries: $120,000 ($65.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $100,000 ($54.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000 ($50.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000 ($32.89)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $23,000 ($12.61)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000 ($7.13)
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000 ($2.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $110,000 ($60.31)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($10.96)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($10.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($2.19)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,309,000 ($717.65)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $40,000 ($21.93)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $601,000 ($329.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $100,000 ($54.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $58,000 ($31.80)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $100,000 ($54.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $50,000 ($27.41)
    Other: $35,000 ($19.19)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $36,000 ($19.74)
    General Revenue - Other: $31,000 ($17.00)
    Interest Earnings: $28,000 ($15.35)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.55)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $938,000 ($514.25)
  • Tax - Property: $447,000 ($245.07)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $340,000 ($186.40)
    Public Utilities Sales: $263,000 ($144.19)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $313,000 ($171.60)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000 ($128.84)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $78,000 ($42.76)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $496,000 ($271.93)

9.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($62,216 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.31%
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 Smith County, TX  0.98% ($40,373 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.77% ($65,350)
from Hopkins County, TX  0.57% ($42,644)


7.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,451 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Smith County, TX  1.33% ($44,945 average AGI)
to Hopkins County, TX  0.41% ($33,984)
to Upshur County, TX  0.41% ($52,656)
Businesses in Quitman, TX
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
RadioShack1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Quitman:

  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Quitman:

  • KMOO-FM (96.7 FM; MINEOLA, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KWNS (104.7 FM; WINNSBORO, TX; Owner: RICHARD E. FOSTER)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KKUS (104.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KDVE (103.1 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFRO-FM (95.3 FM; GILMER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KDOK (92.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALK (97.7 FM; WINFIELD, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGLY (91.3 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KSCN (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVA-FM (107.1 FM; CAMPBELL, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Quitman:

  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KFXK (Channel 51; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Quitman fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Quitman fatal accident list:

May 16, 2007 09:58 AM, Sr-37, 2128, Lat: 32.776781, Lon: -95.457667, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 207ft / 62.8mTotal length
  • $937,000Total costs
  • 24,530Total average daily traffic
  • 1,919Total average daily truck traffic
  • 34,505Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Quitman, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 51940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Quitman, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

76 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Quitman)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Quitman, TX)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Quitman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-C55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 541MG , Serial Number: TE-215, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/22/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 07/30/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Scott Olson, 2450 W State Highway 154, Quitman, TX 75783
  • Aircraft: ULTRA-CLASSICS INC BEARCAT (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: KAWASAKI ALL MDLS A/B (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5415K , Serial Number: UC1000BH, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 07/27/1984, Certificate Issue Date: 10/30/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Jerry L Kitchens, Po Box 1606, Quitman, TX 75783

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 96. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 168 took place in 2011, and the least - 67 in 2015. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Quitman, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (74.0%), and Structure Fires (19.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Quitman, TX
    • 1,06674.0%Outside Fires
    • 27919.4%Structure Fires
    • 805.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 161.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Quitman, TX
Most common first names in Quitman, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7373.9 years
William7175.3 years
John6577.9 years
Mary5178.7 years
Robert3074.0 years
Charles2973.1 years
George2376.7 years
Thomas2277.8 years
Ruth2181.4 years
Dorothy2073.6 years
Most common last names in Quitman, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Taylor3780.3 years
Jones2675.0 years
Gilbreath2576.9 years
Harris2377.5 years
Johnson2374.8 years
Smith2277.6 years
Turner2280.3 years
Davis2273.3 years
Brown2076.9 years
Roberts1976.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Quitman, TX
  • 58.8%Utility gas
  • 40.8%Electricity
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Quitman, TX
  • 64.9%Electricity
  • 33.9%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Wood


Quitman compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
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