Sanger, Texas

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Population in 2017: 8,255 (83% urban, 17% rural).
Population change since 2000: +82.1%
Males: 3,970  (48.1%)
Females: 4,285  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

32.3 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76266.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,853 (it was $40,380 in 2000)
Sanger:

$59,853
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,067 (it was $17,840 in 2000)

Sanger city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $158,417 (it was $71,700 in 2000)
Sanger:

$158,417
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $135,508; detached houses: $140,899; mobile homes: $69,396

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,199.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sanger: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 6.7%
(5.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.6% for Black residents, 12.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sanger, TX (2010)
    • 5,27976.3%White alone
    • 1,22317.7%Hispanic
    • 2243.2%Black alone
    • 1141.6%Two or more races
    • 410.6%American Indian alone
    • 320.5%Asian alone
    • 20.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.01%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Sanger, Texas as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sanger is 239 to 1.


Crime rates in Sanger by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(16.8)
1
(15.3)
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
(24.5)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(67.3)
6
(91.8)
2
(27.1)
2
(25.0)
3
(36.5)
8
(95.8)
4
(56.6)
2
(27.5)
2
(27.7)
1
(13.3)
2
(25.7)
3
(37.9)
4
(48.9)
6
(70.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.5)
4
(48.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(55.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(84.1)
6
(91.8)
11
(148.8)
8
(99.8)
11
(134.0)
5
(59.9)
9
(127.4)
10
(137.5)
8
(110.7)
12
(159.3)
13
(167.4)
6
(75.8)
12
(146.8)
21
(248.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
53
(891.8)
48
(734.6)
24
(324.7)
31
(386.9)
34
(414.2)
30
(359.3)
34
(481.5)
52
(714.8)
34
(470.5)
28
(371.7)
21
(270.3)
21
(265.4)
22
(269.1)
23
(272.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
116
(1,952)
156
(2,388)
118
(1,597)
75
(936.0)
111
(1,352)
93
(1,114)
93
(1,317)
118
(1,622)
123
(1,702)
85
(1,129)
89
(1,146)
83
(1,049)
57
(697.2)
N/A
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(336.5)
10
(153.0)
11
(148.8)
12
(149.8)
4
(48.7)
6
(71.9)
3
(42.5)
13
(178.7)
13
(179.9)
11
(146.0)
16
(206.0)
9
(113.7)
5
(61.2)
12
(141.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)271.7286.2149.9120.2157.6164.1164.8178.7176.3125.3135.3118.9169.1163.8

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City-data.com crime index in Sanger, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Texas average:

2.04
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Ancestries: German (13.3%), American (8.2%), English (6.5%), Irish (3.9%), Dutch (2.9%), Italian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 665 feet

Land area: 3.14 square miles.

Population density: 2,625 people per square mile   (average).

Sanger, Texas map

433 residents are foreign born (4.6% Latin America).

This city:

5.1%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,956 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,565 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Denton, TX (10.5 miles , pop. 80,537).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (33.0 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (45.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Krum, TX (2.8 miles ),
Valley View, TX (3.0 miles ),
Denton, TX (3.2 miles ),
Aubrey, TX (3.4 miles ),
Krugerville, TX (3.5 miles ),
Pilot Point, TX (3.6 miles ),
Cross Roads, TX (3.7 miles ),
Ponder, TX (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 33.36 N, Longitude: 97.18 W

Area code: 940

Distribution of median household income in Sanger, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sanger, TX in 2017

Property values in Sanger, TX

Sanger satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 43 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 1998: 34 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 1999: 42 buildings, average cost: $79,400
  • 2000: 38 buildings, average cost: $99,600
  • 2001: 48 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2002: 34 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2003: 67 buildings, average cost: $83,200
  • 2004: 178 buildings, average cost: $71,500
  • 2005: 181 buildings, average cost: $83,800
  • 2006: 136 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2007: 52 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2008: 40 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2009: 33 buildings, average cost: $106,900
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $108,500
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2012: 98 buildings, average cost: $99,300
  • 2013: 53 buildings, average cost: $123,200
  • 2014: 34 buildings, average cost: $152,300
  • 2015: 96 buildings, average cost: $225,700
  • 2016: 90 buildings, average cost: $227,900
  • 2017: 143 buildings, average cost: $254,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Sanger, TX residents
Average permit cost in Sanger, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Sanger, TX
Historical housing units in Sanger, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +898 (+24.7%).
Most common industries in Sanger, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.0%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.7%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Utilities (4.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.6%)
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Sanger, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)

Average climate in Sanger, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Sanger, Texas environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.2. This is about average.

City:

68.2
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.92. This is about average. There were 0 monitors within city limits.

City:

7.92
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Sanger-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 145% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/12/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the Sanger city center .

On 4/6/1955, a category F3 tornado 14.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sanger-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 76% 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 209.0 miles away from the city 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 99.3 miles away from Sanger 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 100.5 miles away from Sanger center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.1 miles away from Sanger 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 421.6 miles away from Sanger 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 99.5 miles away from Sanger 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 Denton County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Fires: 5, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sanger topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sanger:

  • BLUEBONNET HOSPICE CARE INC (808 UTILITY ROAD)
  • PONDEROSA (9554 RECTOR ROAD)
  • ACTIVE HOME CARE SERVICES (401 NORTH STEMMONS)
  • CARE INN OF SANGER (600 N STEMMONS FRWY)

Airports located in Sanger:

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Amtrak station near Sanger:

  • 19 miles: GAINESVILLE (605 E. CALIFORNIA ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sanger:

  • Texas Woman's University (about 10 miles; Denton, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,837)
  • University of North Texas (about 11 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • North Central Texas College (about 18 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • DeVry University-Texas (about 32 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 4,098)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 35 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • Brookhaven College (about 36 miles; Farmers Branch, TX; FT enrollment: 6,868)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 36 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)

Public high schools in Sanger:

  • SANGER H S (Students: 710, Location: 100 INDIAN LN, Grades: 9-12)
  • SANGER MIDDLE (Students: 400, Location: 105 N BERRY, Grades: 7-9)
  • LINDA TUTT H S (Students: 31, Location: 404 HUGHES ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sanger:

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Library in Sanger:

  • SANGER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $147,699; Location: 501 BOLIVAR ST; 18,415 books; 1,008 audio materials; 1,613 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 21 print serial subscriptions)

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

Churches in Sanger include: First Baptist Church (A), Pilgrims Way Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

BOLIVAR WSC (Population served: 9,279, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In DEC-30-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-24-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-13-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-22-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-16-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2010)
BRITTANY HILL WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 177, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-06-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-06-2011)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2010)
BAR V K WATER WORKS (Population served: 105, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

75.7%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.0%
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: 0.3% of all households
66 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Sanger (2011 data):

  • First United Bank and Trust Company: Sanger Branch at 1405 West Chapman, branch established on 2001/08/27. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,060.2 mil, Deposits: $1,702.6 mil, headquarters in Durant, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: Durant Bancorp, Inc.
  • Prosperity Bank: Sanger Branch at 1100 N. Stemmons, branch established on 1905/08/28. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • Sanger Bank: at 501 North Stemmons, branch established on 1987/09/08. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $105.1 mil, Deposits: $92.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Sanger Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Sanger:

Marital status in Sanger, TX
  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 57.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 13.6%

For population 25 years and over in Sanger:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Texas average:

14.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sanger, TX (based on Denton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant167,945321
Catholic44,6158
Mainline Protestant33,34056
Other18,92842
Black Protestant1,3548
Orthodox1201
None396,312-
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: 52
Here:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 35
Denton County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 164
Denton County:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 301
Denton County:

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Denton County:

28.4%
State:

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

13.8%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sanger:

47.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sanger:

45.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sanger:

22.1%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Sanger:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.4%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

56.2%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.5%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sanger, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 15$75,922$60,7380$0
Other and Unallocable 14$85,933$73,6570$0
Parks and Recreation 11$31,490$34,3530$0
Electric Power 8$48,889$73,3340$0
Water Supply 7$29,582$50,7120$0
Firefighters 5$22,843$54,8230$0
Sewerage 4$18,120$54,3600$0
Local Libraries 4$11,480$34,4400$0
Judicial and Legal 2$9,213$55,2780$0
Financial Administration 2$12,571$75,4260$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,676$56,1120$0
Other Government Administration 1$10,629$127,5480$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 74$361,348$58,5970$0

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

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $2,565,000 ($310.72)
    Regular Highways: $917,000 ($111.08)
    Electric Utilities: $158,000 ($19.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $54,000 ($6.54)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,250,000 ($757.12)
    Police Protection: $1,437,000 ($174.08)
    Water Utilities: $1,167,000 ($141.37)
    Sewerage: $786,000 ($95.22)
    Regular Highways: $765,000 ($92.67)
    Local Fire Protection: $692,000 ($83.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $585,000 ($70.87)
    General - Other: $341,000 ($41.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $275,000 ($33.31)
    Financial Administration: $261,000 ($31.62)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $228,000 ($27.62)
    Libraries: $151,000 ($18.29)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $86,000 ($10.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $481,000 ($58.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $271,000 ($32.83)
    Police Protection: $40,000 ($4.85)
    Electric Utilities: $31,000 ($3.76)
    General - Other: $30,000 ($3.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,676,000 ($324.17)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $128,000 ($15.51)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,092,000 ($132.28)
    Solid Waste Management: $640,000 ($77.53)
    Other: $478,000 ($57.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($0.48)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $195,000 ($23.62)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $241,000 ($29.19)
    Fines and Forfeits: $205,000 ($24.83)
    Interest Earnings: $65,000 ($7.87)
    Rents: $29,000 ($3.51)
    Sale of Property: $7,000 ($0.85)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $7,748,000 ($938.58)
    Water Utilities: $1,280,000 ($155.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000 ($0.61)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.36)
  • Tax - Property: $2,364,000 ($286.37)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,123,000 ($136.04)
    Public Utilities Sales: $556,000 ($67.35)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $45,000 ($5.45)
    Other License: $45,000 ($5.45)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,350,000 ($1859.48)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,050,000 ($1702.00)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,300,000 ($157.48)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,685,000 ($325.26)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,525,000 ($427.01)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $883,000 ($106.97)

11.72% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($78,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.72%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($351 average AGI)
Denton County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dallas County, TX  2.92% ($70,661 average AGI)
from Collin County, TX  2.16% ($87,207)
from Tarrant County, TX  1.46% ($73,415)


9.71% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($67,429 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.71%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($595 average AGI)
Denton County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dallas County, TX  2.33% ($57,653 average AGI)
to Collin County, TX  1.75% ($78,799)
to Tarrant County, TX  1.32% ($60,862)
Businesses in Sanger, TX
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Circle K1RadioShack1
FedEx2SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
Jack In The Box1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sanger:

  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • 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.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sanger:

  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNTU (88.1 FM; MCKINNEY, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS)
  • 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)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KHCK-FM (99.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: KHCK-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KWRD-FM (100.7 FM; HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KHYI (95.3 FM; HOWE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS - TEXAS, INC.)
  • KESS-FM (107.9 FM; LEWISVILLE, TX; Owner: KECS-FM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)

TV broadcast stations around Sanger:

  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
Sanger fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Sanger fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 54Number of bridges
  • 935ft / 285mTotal length
  • $1,389,000Total costs
  • 475,510Total average daily traffic
  • 88,294Total average daily truck traffic
  • 335,038Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
New bridges in Sanger, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 201950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 101980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 122000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sanger, TX
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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 ORIGINATED1$91,0704$93,0083$86,7571$19,4901$31,640
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$101,6901$53,8100$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$03$58,4801$117,6201$10,6300$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$48,7601$78,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$80,370
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 110. The highest number of fires - 177 took place in 2008, and the least - 25 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Sanger, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (67.1%), and Structure Fires (20.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sanger, TX
    • 1,25567.1%Outside Fires
    • 38020.3%Structure Fires
    • 1628.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 744.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sanger, TX
Most common first names in Sanger, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4973.8 years
William3673.9 years
Mary3081.8 years
John2874.4 years
Robert2670.6 years
Charles2169.6 years
Ruby1782.5 years
George1573.2 years
Thomas1470.8 years
Willie1482.3 years
Most common last names in Sanger, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2273.5 years
Jones1874.9 years
Wilson1581.4 years
Howard1465.7 years
Lynch1371.0 years
Johnson1377.0 years
Davis1371.7 years
Moore1274.0 years
Cole1183.1 years
Gentle1078.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sanger, TX
  • 47.0%Electricity
  • 46.6%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sanger, TX
  • 74.7%Electricity
  • 24.5%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Sanger compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Sanger on our top lists:

  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
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