Ropesville, Texas

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Population in 2014: 445 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.9%
 
Males: 222  (50.0%)
Females: 223  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  38.6 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 79358.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,033 (it was $29,531 in 2000)
Ropesville:

$51,033
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,749 (it was $16,670 in 2000)

Ropesville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $63,265 (it was $19,400 in 2000)
Ropesville:

$63,265
TX:

$161,500

Median gross rent in 2016: $590.

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  • Races in Ropesville, TX (2010)

    Ropesville races chart
    • 21349.1%Hispanic
    • 21148.6%White alone
    • 71.6%Black alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ropesville: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (24.9%), German (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,241 people per square mile   (low).

Ropesville, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Ropesville:

  • High school or higher: 73.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ropesville city:

  • Never married: 30.3%
  • Now married: 46.4%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 10.9%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

14 residents are foreign born (3.6% Latin America).

This city:

3.6%
Texas:

16.7%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Ropesville, Texas as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Ropesville to the number of sex offenders is 384 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,359 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $442 (1.1%)

Ropesville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (19.2 miles , pop. 199,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (272.8 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (313.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Meadow, TX (2.4 miles ), Wolfforth, TX (3.2 miles ), Smyer, TX (3.5 miles ), Reese Center, TX (3.8 miles) , Opdyke West, TX (3.9 miles) , New Home, TX (3.9 miles ), Levelland, TX (4.2 miles ), Brownfield, TX (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $20,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $89,500
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $159,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $177,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.41 N, Longitude: 102.16 W

Area code: 806

Ropesville household income distribution Ropesville home values distribution

Crime rates in Ropesville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2010
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 101000
per 100,000 185.20.0188.30.00.00.0
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 100001
per 100,000 185.20.00.00.00.0197.6
Burglaries 311121
per 100,000 555.6189.8188.3186.9371.1197.6
Theft 934134
per 100,000 1,666.7569.3753.3186.9556.6790.5
Auto thefts 000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.0186.90.00.0
Arson 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 309.5) 302.637.5201.935.548.285.0

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Crime rate in Ropesville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.95
Texas average:

2.20
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +22 (+4.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Educational services (33%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Ropesville, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Ropesville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1970, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the Ropesville city center killed 26 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ropesville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 22% 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 84.6 miles away from the city 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 228.1 miles away from Ropesville 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 92.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 151.8 miles away from the city 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 284.0 miles away from Ropesville center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 229.1 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 Hockley County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ropesville topographic map

Birthplace of: W. Francis McBeth - Composer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Ropesville:

  • LYNWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LEVELLAND, TX)
  • CROWN POINT HEALTH SUITES (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • DIRECT HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • ALTERNATIVE HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF WEST TEXAS LLC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • LUBBOCK REGIONAL M H M R CENTER 4 WEST (Hospital, about 16 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)
  • HOSPICE FAMILY CARE INC (Hospital, about 16 miles away; LUBBOCK, TX)

airports located in Ropesville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ropesville:

  • South Plains College (about 17 miles; Levelland, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,007)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 20 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 20 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 59 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 87 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Howard College (about 91 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Midland College (about 96 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)

Public high school in Ropesville:

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Hockley County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 25.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 6.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.41
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.3%
(21.4% for Black residents, 5.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.1% for other race residents, 5.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  78.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
2 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.5
Texas average:

14.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ropesville city (based on Hockley County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,36641
Catholic3,8825
Mainline Protestant1,0046
Black Protestant1902
Other-1
None5,493-
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: 2
Hockley County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Hockley County:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Hockley County:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hockley County:

26.5%
Texas:

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

16.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ropesville:

48.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.8%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Ropesville:

28.7
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.2%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ropesville:

10.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.6%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

54.5%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.8%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ropesville, 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
Other Government Administration 1$2,646$31,7520$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,215$38,5800$0
Totals for Government 2$5,861$35,1660$0

Ropesville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $21,000 ($47.19)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($35.96)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($11.24)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($2.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $25,000 ($56.18)

Ropesville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $33,000 ($74.16)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($8.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $47,000 ($105.62)
  • Tax - Property: $39,000 ($87.64)
    Total General Sales: $7,000 ($15.73)

Ropesville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $124,000 ($278.65)

7.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,576 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Texas average:

7.14%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lubbock County, TX  2.42% ($31,363 average AGI)
from Cochran County, TX  0.36% ($32,741)
from Lamb County, TX  0.29% ($25,045)


8.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.37%
Texas average:

6.69%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Lubbock County, TX  3.63% ($30,174 average AGI)
to Lamb County, TX  0.29% ($28,045)
to Cochran County, TX  0.25% ($27,789)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ropesville:

  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJTV (950 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KKUB (1300 AM; 1 kW; BROWNFIELD, TX; Owner: BROWNFIELD BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KLVT (1230 AM; 1 kW; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: PAUL R. BEANE)
  • KKAM (1340 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRFE (580 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: KRFE RADIO, INC.)
  • KBZO (1460 AM; 1 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KCLR (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; RALLS, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ropesville:

  • KMMX (100.3 FM; TAHOKA, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KONE (101.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KFMX-FM (94.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLLL-FM (96.3 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KQBR (99.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZII-FM (102.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAIQ (95.5 FM; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: LITTLEFIELD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KLVT-FM (105.5 FM; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: PAUL R. BEANE)
  • KXTQ-FM (93.7 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KEJS (106.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: BARTON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLZK (104.3 FM; BROWNFIELD, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KOHM (89.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KJAK (92.7 FM; SLATON, TX; Owner: WILLIAMS BROADCAST GROUP)
  • KAMY (90.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTXT-FM (88.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KPBB (88.5 FM; BROWNFIELD, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KKCL (98.1 FM; LORENZO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAMZ (103.5 FM; TAHOKA, TX; Owner: ALBERT BENAVIDES)
  • K220EE (91.9 FM; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQRI (90.9 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Ropesville:

  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJTV-TV (Channel 34; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KTXT-TV (Channel 5; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KCBD (Channel 11; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KJTV-CA (Channel 32; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KXTQ-LP (Channel 46; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K48GB (Channel 48; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT-LP (Channel 14; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT (Channel 22; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KAMC (Channel 28; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: VHR LUBBOCK LICENSE, INC.)
  • KBZO-LP (Channel 51; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGLR-LP (Channel 30; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LUBBOCK TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KPTB (Channel 16; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)

Ropesville fatal accident list:

Nov 11, 1998 08:07 PM, Ellingtonst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 23, 1995 02:10 PM, 62, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 5, 1991 05:15 PM, 62, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 31, 1976 03:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 11, 1976 03:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 31, 1975 03:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 11, 1975 03:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1 Km W Of Int Hwy 62 & Main St (Lat: 33.402861 Lon: -102.155167), Type: Building, Structure height: 43 m, Call Sign: WPHV714
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.787 MHzGrant Date: 04/28/2010, Expiration Date: 07/20/2020, Certifier: Jay JenkinsRegistrant: J P Jenkins, Inc Dba South Plains Communications, 5811 34th Street, Lubbock, TX 79407, Phone: (806) 795-5823
  • 1 Km W Of Int Hwy 62 & Main Street (Lat: 33.402778 Lon: -102.154722), Type: Bant, Structure height: 46 m, Overall height: 49 m, Call Sign: WPTW570
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHzGrant Date: 12/13/2011, Expiration Date: 01/01/2022, Certifier: Jay JenkinsRegistrant: J P Jenkins, Inc Dba South Plains Communications, 5811 34th Street, Lubbock, TX 79407, Phone: (806) 795-5823

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ROPEISD, 304 Ranch (Lat: 33.412639 Lon: -102.153750), Type: Pole, Structure height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WQNH447
    Assigned Frequencies: 17800.0 MHz, 17880.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 17920.0 MHz, 17960.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 10915.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2011, Expiration Date: 02/07/2021, Certifier: Christopher M BrooksRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • ROPESVILLE, 3.4 Miles E (Lat: 33.409528 Lon: -102.092667), Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: KLT55
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.20 MHz, 6256.50 MHz, 6286.20 MHz, 6345.50 MHz, 6375.20 MHz, 6404.80 MHzGrant Date: 04/22/1991, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 12/10/1997Registrant: Gte Southwest Incorporated, Irving, TX 75015-2210

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KD5FKZ, Grant Date: 10/22/1998, Expiration Date: 10/22/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/23/2010, Registrant: Brian D Rosser, 6351 Leopard Rd, Ropesville, TX 79358
  • Call Sign: KF5QKV, Licensee ID: L01713628, Grant Date: 05/30/2012, Expiration Date: 05/30/2022, Certifier: Taylor J Kuiken, Registrant: Taylor J Kuiken, Ropesville, TX 79358

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: SNOW S2C (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1607S , Serial Number: 1148C, Airworthiness Date: 08/24/1962
    Registrant (Individual): James L Means, 4120 S Fm 168, Ropesville, TX 79358
  • Aircraft: CALLAIR A-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6046C , Serial Number: 159, Airworthiness Date: 06/16/1956
    Registrant (Individual): James L Means, 4120 S Fm 168, Ropesville, TX 79358
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6729F , Serial Number: 15063329, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/16/1966
    Registrant (Individual): James L Means, 4120 S Fm 168, Ropesville, TX 79358
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-402B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-15AG (680 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 723JB , Serial Number: 402B-1309, Year manufactured: 2014, Airworthiness Date: 03/28/2014
    Registrant (Corporation): Pro Agri Spraying Service, 2921 Yearling Rd, Ropesville, TX 79358
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7306F , Serial Number: 28-25219, Airworthiness Date: 01/21/1969
    Registrant (Individual): James L Means, 4120 S Fm 168, Ropesville, TX 79358
  • Aircraft: SNOW S2C (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9469R , Serial Number: 1106C, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 09/14/1961
    Registrant (Individual): James L Means, 4120 S Fm 168, Ropesville, TX 79358

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Ropesville, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary982.8 years
William779.0 years
James676.5 years
John574.2 years
Robert577.2 years
Willie479.8 years
Bertha383.0 years
Juan368.6 years
David369.0 years
Charles385.7 years
Most common last names in Ropesville, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Moore777.6 years
Cruz669.3 years
Martin578.2 years
Mcnabb573.2 years
Durham475.0 years
Armstrong487.3 years
Snider489.0 years
Williams480.0 years
Brown382.0 years
Allen380.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (45%)

Ropesville compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2018.