Sonora, Texas

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Population in 2019: 2,786 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -4.7%
 
Males: 1,481  (53.2%)
Females: 1,305  (46.8%)
Median resident age:

38.7 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years

Zip codes: 76950.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $60,801 (it was $36,272 in 2000)
Sonora:

$60,801
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,951 (it was $16,128 in 2000)

Sonora city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $112,456 (it was $43,900 in 2000)
Sonora:

$112,456
TX:

$200,400

Median gross rent in 2019: $656.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sonora: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.3%
(2.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Sonora, TX (2019)
    • 2,40468.8%Hispanic
    • 1,08531.1%White alone
    • 50.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.03%Black alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Sonora, Texas as of May 27, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sonora is 203 to 1.


Crime rates in Sonora by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.4)
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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.5)
4
(129.8)
1
(32.7)
2
(65.7)
1
(32.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.6)
2
(70.4)
4
(142.2)
2
(73.1)
1
(36.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(33.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.5)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(355.6)
19
(616.7)
14
(454.3)
4
(131.0)
5
(164.1)
2
(64.7)
2
(67.1)
9
(314.0)
8
(273.7)
6
(207.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(146.1)
2
(73.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(323.3)
13
(421.9)
5
(162.2)
7
(229.2)
3
(98.5)
2
(64.7)
2
(67.1)
3
(104.7)
3
(102.6)
6
(207.5)
14
(492.8)
5
(177.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(109.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
38
(1,229)
41
(1,331)
22
(713.8)
22
(720.4)
23
(755.1)
24
(776.4)
21
(704.2)
9
(314.0)
9
(307.9)
23
(795.6)
29
(1,021)
23
(817.9)
23
(840.3)
7
(255.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(32.3)
5
(162.3)
1
(32.4)
2
(65.5)
1
(32.8)
1
(32.4)
4
(134.1)
2
(69.8)
1
(34.2)
2
(69.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(73.1)
4
(146.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(32.3)
2
(64.9)
1
(32.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(32.8)
1
(32.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index145.5245.1302.1102.5125.177.067.188.377.0121.1131.6159.0138.173.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Sonora, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 7 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Texas average:

2.05
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Ancestries: American (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 2133 feet

Land area: 1.96 square miles.

Population density: 1,419 people per square mile   (low).

Sonora, Texas map

453 residents are foreign born (13.0% Latin America).

This city:

13.0%
Texas:

17.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,170 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,514 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Angelo, TX (62.3 miles , pop. 88,439).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Antonio, TX (149.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Sonora Rural, TX (2.9 miles ),
Eldorado, TX (4.5 miles ),
Ozona, TX (5.9 miles ),
East Crockett, TX (5.9 miles ),
Christoval, TX (6.6 miles ),
Rocksprings, TX (6.8 miles ),
Mertzon, TX (7.0 miles ),
Junction, TX (7.2 miles )

Latitude: 30.57 N, Longitude: 100.64 W

Area code: 325

Distribution of median household income in Sonora, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Sonora, TX in 2019
Sonora satellite photo by USGS

Sonora tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $124,000
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $52,300
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $76,200
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $186,900
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $109,000
  • 2015: 10 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2016: 12 buildings, average cost: $195,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Sonora, TX residents
Average permit cost in Sonora, TX
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

12.1%
Texas:

8.0%
Historical population in Sonora, TX
Historical housing units in Sonora, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+1.2%).
Most common industries in Sonora, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (18.6%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Construction (6.7%)
  • Health care (6.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Public administration (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (29.7%)
  • Construction (11.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.4%)
  • Educational services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.3%)
  • Health care (11.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Sonora, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (4.6%)
  • Extraction workers (4.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.8%)

Average climate in Sonora, Texas

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Sonora, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Sonora-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1999, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 26.9 miles away from the Sonora city center caused $10,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 66.6 miles away from the city center killed 13 people and injured 159 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sonora-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 163.6 miles away from Sonora center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 170.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 189.6 miles away from Sonora center
On 3/26/2020 at 15:16:27, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 5.9 mi) earthquake occurred 216.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 194.0 miles away from Sonora center
On 9/11/2011 at 12:27:44, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 157.9 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 Sutton County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Sonora:

  • LILLIAN M HUDSPETH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (308 HUDSPETH)
  • LILLIAN M HUDSPETH NURSING HOME (310 HUDSPETH)

Airports located in Sonora:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sonora:

  • Angelo State University (about 62 miles; San Angelo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,019)
  • Southwest Texas Junior College (about 108 miles; Uvalde, TX; FT enrollment: 3,569)
  • Howard College (about 126 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Midland College (about 133 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (about 136 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 2,982)
  • Odessa College (about 137 miles; Odessa, TX; FT enrollment: 3,107)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 139 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)

Public high school in Sonora:

  • SONORA H S (Students: 282, Location: 1717 TAYLOE AVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sonora:

  • SONORA EL (Students: 403, Location: 907 S CONCHO, Grades: PK-2)
  • SONORA J H (Students: 250, Location: 408 E 1ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • SONORA INT (Location: 906 PROSPECT, Grades: 3-5)
See full list of schools located in Sonora

Library in Sonora:

  • SUTTON COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $129,657; Location: 306 E MULBERRY ST; 18,769 books; 8,657 audio materials; 17 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 12 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sonora: Sutton County Courthouse (A), Miers Home Museum (B), Border Line Volunteer Fire Department (C), Sutton County Emergency Medical Service (D), Old Mercantile Building (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sonora include: Presbyterian Church of the Good Shepherd (A), Saint Johns Episcopal Church (B), Church of Christ (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Sonora: Liberty Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Caverns of Sonora (Caverns; 1711 P R 4468), Sonora Chamber Of Commerce (205 Highway 277 N Suite B), Eaton Hill Wildlife (120 North Concho Avenue).

Hotels: Best Value Inn Twin Oaks (1009 N Crockett Avenue), Best Western Sonora Inn (270 Highway 277 North).

Sutton 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:

2.7 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

71.5%
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: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
10 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
26 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Sonora (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Sonora: The First National Bank Of Sonora at 102 East Main Street, branch established on 1900/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/19: Bank assets: $313.4 mil, Deposits: $274.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: First Sonora Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Bank and Trust, S.S.B.: Sonora Branch at 229 Highway 77 North, branch established on 1983/01/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $400.7 mil, Deposits: $333.5 mil, headquarters in Del Rio, TX, positive income, 7 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Sonora:

Marital status in Sonora, TX
  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 58.3%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

For population 25 years and over in Sonora:

  • High school or higher: 73.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
Texas average:

13.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Sonora
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sonora, TX (based on Sutton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,3917
Catholic1,2001
Mainline Protestant5053
Other221
None1,010-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
This county:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Here:

16.39 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Sutton County:

18.73 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Sutton County:

9.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.2%
State:

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

11.5%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.4%
Texas:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sonora:

45.8%
Texas:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Sonora:

28.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.4%
Texas:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.7%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.1%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
This city:

54.4%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Sonora:

79.5%
State:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sonora, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 32$100,847$37,8184$2,540
Financial Administration 31$98,356$38,0733$3,862
Police Protection - Officers 4$15,571$46,7130$0
Streets and Highways 4$10,471$31,4131$381
Welfare 4$18,069$54,2071$1,479
Water Supply 4$14,349$43,0470$0
Sewerage 3$8,906$35,6240$0
Parks and Recreation 2$4,347$26,0820$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,489$29,8681$607
Police - Other 1$2,930$35,1600$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,974$35,6880$0
Totals for Government 87$279,308$38,52510$8,868

Sonora government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $188,000 ($67.48)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($22.97)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.08)
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $647,000 ($232.23)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $531,000 ($190.60)
    Corrections - Other: $434,000 ($155.78)
    Police Protection: $389,000 ($139.63)
    General - Other: $285,000 ($102.30)
    Regular Highways: $281,000 ($100.86)
    Financial Administration: $113,000 ($40.56)
    General Public Buildings: $60,000 ($21.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($10.05)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($9.69)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $22,000 ($7.90)
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000 ($6.82)
    Natural Resources - Other: $8,000 ($2.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($2.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($13.28)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $42,000 ($15.08)
    Corrections - Other: $16,000 ($5.74)
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000 ($2.51)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.08)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.36)

Sonora government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $333,000 ($119.53)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($2.87)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000 ($7.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $38,000 ($13.64)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $115,000 ($41.28)
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000 ($18.31)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($3.59)
    Rents: $3,000 ($1.08)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.36)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $131,000 ($47.02)
    General Local Government Support: $20,000 ($7.18)
    Highways: $4,000 ($1.44)
  • Tax - Property: $1,983,000 ($711.77)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $632,000 ($226.85)
    Motor Vehicle License: $125,000 ($44.87)
    Other Selective Sales: $76,000 ($27.28)
    Amusements Sales: $3,000 ($1.08)

Sonora government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,012,000 ($363.24)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $883,000 ($316.94)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $129,000 ($46.30)

Sonora government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000 ($16.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,962,000 ($704.24)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,000 ($21.90)
Businesses in Sonora, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1FedEx1
Alco Stores1H&R Block1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
Comfort Inn1U-Haul1
Days Inn1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sonora:

  • KHOS (980 AM; 1 kW; SONORA, TX; Owner: ZACARIAS SERRATO)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGKL (960 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: KGKL, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sonora:

  • KHOS-FM (92.1 FM; SONORA, TX; Owner: SONORA BROADCASTING, INC)
Sonora fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Sonora fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 545ft / 166mTotal length
  • $344,000Total costs
  • 107,730Total average daily traffic
  • 29,057Total average daily truck traffic
  • 119,220Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Sonora, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 71960-1969
  • 121970-1979
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sonora, TX
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sonora)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 281 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Sonora, TX)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sonora)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sonora)

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 35. The highest number of fire incidents - 87 took place in 2008, and the least - 4 in 2017. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Sonora, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (72.7%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (17.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sonora, TX
    • 43572.7%Outside Fires
    • 10217.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 416.9%Structure Fires
    • 203.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sonora, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Sonora, Texas:

  • Comfort Inn, 311 N Hwy 277, Sonora, Texas 76950 , Phone: (325) 387-5800, Fax: (325) 387-2140
  • SureStay Hotel Sonora Inn, 270 US 277 N, Sonora, Texas 76950 , Phone: (325) 387-9111, Fax: (325) 387-9221
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Sonora, Texas
Most common first names in Sonora, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2074.6 years
John2078.6 years
Mary1977.2 years
James1871.6 years
Maria1878.2 years
Jose1769.3 years
Robert1375.8 years
George1377.6 years
Jessie873.6 years
Joe872.5 years
Most common last names in Sonora, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sanchez2269.6 years
Martinez1177.6 years
Perez1074.0 years
Wilson1079.0 years
Gutierrez1069.6 years
Chavez1080.6 years
Garza961.3 years
Gonzales982.1 years
Samaniego969.5 years
Johnson880.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sonora, TX
  • 66.5%Electricity
  • 32.4%Utility gas
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sonora, TX
  • 77.3%Electricity
  • 22.0%Utility gas
  • 0.8%No fuel used


Sonora compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 10 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Robert P. Shirtum (3)
  • Robert Page Shirtum (3)
  • Cody Hanzik (1)
  • Chucks I. Ezeokonkwo (1)

Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2022.