Savannah, Texas

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Population in 2010: 3,318.
Males: 1,641  (49.5%)
Females: 1,677  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  33.9 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $80,613
Savannah:

$80,613
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $38,490

Savannah CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $251,400
Savannah:

$251,400
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $214,898; Detached houses: $212,793

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,901.

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  • Races in Savannah, TX (2010)

    Savannah races chart
    • 2,41572.8%White alone
    • 42712.9%Hispanic
    • 2948.9%Black alone
    • 882.7%Two or more races
    • 652.0%Asian alone
    • 220.7%American Indian alone
    • 70.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Savannah: 98.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.1%), Irish (8.7%), English (6.2%), American (4.6%), Italian (2.9%), Swedish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

For population 25 years and over in Savannah:

  • High school or higher: 97.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Savannah CDP:

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 71.4%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

335 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America, 1.2% Europe).

This place:

6.8%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $4,661 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $4,378 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Denton, TX (12.8 miles , pop. 80,537).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (15.3 miles , pop. 222,030).

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

Nearest cities: Paloma Creek, TX (1.3 miles ), Paloma Creek South, TX (1.4 miles ), Lincoln Park, TX (1.9 miles ), Little Elm, TX (2.1 miles ), Hackberry, TX (2.3 miles ), Cross Roads, TX (2.3 miles ), Oak Point, TX (2.4 miles ), Krugerville, TX (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 33.23 N, Longitude: 96.91 W

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

3.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Information (10%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)

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

Tornado activity:

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

On 6/12/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the Savannah place center .

On 4/2/1957, a category F3 tornado 9.8 miles away from the place center killed 10 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 223.9 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 102.8 miles away from Savannah 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 114.1 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 138.1 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 431.0 miles away from Savannah 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 113.1 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 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).

Hospitals and medical centers near Savannah:

  • RENAL CENTER FRISCO (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; FRISCO, TX)
  • PRAIRIE ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FRISCO, TX)
  • PREMIER GOLDEN HEART HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; DENTON, TX)
  • SERENITY SERVICES HOME HEALTHCARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; PLANO, TX)
  • SANDY OAKS I I (Hospital, about 10 miles away; DENTON, TX)
  • BAYLOR MEDICAL CENTER AT FRISCO Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; FRISCO, TX)
  • AMBERWOOD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CELINA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Savannah:

  • Texas Woman's University (about 13 miles; Denton, TX; Full-time enrollment: 11,837)
  • University of North Texas (about 15 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 17 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 19 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)
  • Brookhaven College (about 21 miles; Farmers Branch, TX; FT enrollment: 6,868)
  • DeVry University-Texas (about 22 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 4,098)
  • Richland College (about 24 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)

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Church in Savannah: Elm Ridge Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 99.6. This is worse than average.

City:

99.6
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 7.14. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.14
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 13.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.6
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.121. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.121
U.S.:

0.014
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 4.4%
(48.6% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.1 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.0%
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: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Texas average:

14.3

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Savannah CDP (based on Denton County data)

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
Denton County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Denton County:

28.4%
Texas:

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

13.8%
State:

15.7%

10.86% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,907 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.86%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($619 average AGI)
Denton County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dallas County, TX  2.86% ($46,374 average AGI)
from Collin County, TX  1.52% ($54,277)
from Tarrant County, TX  1.35% ($50,595)


9.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,544 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.44%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($418 average AGI)
Denton County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, TX  2.43% ($39,830 average AGI)
to Collin County, TX  1.52% ($59,155)
to Tarrant County, TX  1.20% ($44,939)

Strongest AM radio stations in Savannah:

  • KXEB (910 AM; 1 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Savannah:

  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KHYI (95.3 FM; HOWE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS - TEXAS, INC.)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KNTU (88.1 FM; MCKINNEY, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS)
  • KHCK-FM (99.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: KHCK-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)

TV broadcast stations around Savannah:

  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: N5RBH, Licensee ID: L00276674, Grant Date: 07/22/2014, Expiration Date: 07/22/2024, Certifier: Donald L Mc Kean, Registrant: Donald L Mc Kean, 1709 Cherokee Rose Trail, Savannah, TX 76227-7694
  • Call Sign: KF5EFP, Licensee ID: L01532472, Grant Date: 12/01/2009, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2010, Certifier: Clinton D Scott, Registrant: Clinton D Scott, 1037 Cotton Exchange, Savannah, TX 76227
  • Call Sign: KF5LXM, Licensee ID: L01650851, Grant Date: 07/19/2011, Expiration Date: 07/19/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/09/2011, Certifier: Virginia S Scott, Registrant: Virginia S Scott, 1037 Cotton Exchange Dr, Savannah, TX 76227

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CONDOR RAPTOR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 65678 , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 07/03/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 1508 Sea Pines Dr, Savannah, TX 76227

Savannah compared to Texas state average:

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

Savannah on our top lists:

  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Malaysia (population 500+)"
  • #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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