Spearman, Texas

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Population in 2014: 3,309 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.5%
 
Males: 1,676  (50.7%)
Females: 1,633  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  35.3 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 79081.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $47,474 (it was $36,163 in 2000)
Spearman:

$47,474
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,419 (it was $16,826 in 2000)

Spearman city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $66,256 (it was $38,700 in 2000)
Spearman:

$66,256
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $78,846; Detached houses: $84,081; Mobile homes: $31,850

Median gross rent in 2013: $600.

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  • Races in Spearman, TX (2013)

    Spearman races chart
    • 1,84850.2%Hispanic
    • 1,78548.5%White alone
    • 120.3%American Indian alone
    • 110.3%Asian alone
    • 70.2%Two or more races
    • 50.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Spearman: 77.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.4%), Irish (8.1%), English (6.6%), United States (5.8%), Dutch (2.2%), Scottish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 3105 feet

Land area: 2.09 square miles.

Population density: 1,583 people per square mile   (low).

Spearman, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Spearman:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spearman city:

  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

570 residents are foreign born (15.4% Latin America).

This city:

15.5%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,277 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $875 (1.4%)

Spearman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (77.9 miles , pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (211.0 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (343.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Gruver, TX (3.6 miles ), Morse, TX (4.3 miles) , Perryton, TX (5.1 miles ), Stinnett, TX (5.4 miles ), Hardesty, OK (5.4 miles ), Goodwell, OK (6.1 miles ), Sunray, TX (6.1 miles ), Guymon, OK (6.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $70,100
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $93,300
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $251,300
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $133,000
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $146,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.19 N, Longitude: 101.19 W

Area code: 806

Spearman household income distribution Spearman home values distribution

Crime rates in Spearman by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.030.40.0
Rapes 0000201200021
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.066.50.034.468.10.00.00.060.830.0
Robberies 0000000100300
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.034.00.00.088.30.00.0
Assaults 14119436381407
per 100,000 31.7132.533.633.8299.3137.4103.1204.399.9232.6412.20.0210.3
Burglaries 3115351164141082
per 100,000 95.133.133.6168.899.8171.8378.1204.3133.2407.1294.5243.060.1
Thefts 71181025183053183536234
per 100,000 221.9364.5268.7337.6831.4618.31,031.31,804.6599.61,017.71,060.1698.7120.2
Auto thefts 2101013101411
per 100,000 63.433.10.033.80.034.4103.134.00.029.1117.830.430.0
Arson 00000500010102
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0171.80.00.00.0290.829.40.060.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 28.047.920.636.2159.669.7129.2202.755.5122.9188.8163.280.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Spearman detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.7%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -184 (-5.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (16%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Spearman, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Spearman, Texas average temperatures Spearman, Texas average precipitation Spearman, Texas humidity Spearman, Texas wind speed Spearman, Texas snowfall Spearman, Texas sunshine Spearman, Texas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Spearman-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 61% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Spearman city center .

On 6/9/1971, a category F4 tornado 31.0 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Spearman-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 35.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 220.2 miles away from Spearman 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 204.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 64.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.6 miles away from Spearman center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 214.1 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 Hansford County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Spearman topographic map

Birthplace of: Rex Linn - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Spearman:

  • HANSFORD COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 707 ROLAND ST)
  • HANSFORD HOME CARE (720 SOUTH ROLAND)
  • PANHANDLE HEALTH CARE INC (511 SOUTHWEST 11TH STREET SUITE 111)
  • HANSFORD MANOR (707 S ROLAND ST)

airports located in Spearman:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spearman:

  • Amarillo College (about 79 miles; Amarillo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,622)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 94 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 143 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 147 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,126)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 149 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • Vernon College (about 177 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 185 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)

Public high school in Spearman:

  • SPEARMAN H S (Students: 147, Location: 403 E 11TH AVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Spearman:

  • GUS BIRDWELL EL (Students: 445, Location: 511 S TOWNSEND ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • SPEARMAN J H (Students: 218, Location: 313 W 5TH AVE, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Spearman

Library in Spearman:

  • HANSFORD COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $109,108; Location: 122 MAIN ST; 25,000 books; 333 e-books; 4,709 audio materials; 1,021 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 21 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • KRDF is no longer in existence. Spearman has one newspaper - The Hansford County Reporter-Statesman, serving Hansford County since 1907.

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Notable locations in Spearman: Spearman Fire Department (A), Hansford and Spearman Emergency Medical Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Spearman include: Faith Lutheran Church (A), Catholic Church Sacred Heart (B), First Baptist Church Primera Mission Bautista (C), First Baptist Church (D), Fellowship Baptist Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Spearman: Womble Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hansford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.2%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 78.9% for American Indian residents, 15.7% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.2%
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
57 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
3 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
76 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere in 2000
9 people in other group homes in 2000

Spearman, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Spearman (2011 data):

  • First State Bank: at 1 Ne Court Street, branch established on 1917/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $116.5 mil, Deposits: $101.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bankshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank: at 729 West Seventh Street, branch established on 1985/04/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $160.1 mil, Deposits: $137.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Spearman Bancshares, Inc.
  • Interstate Bank, ssb: Spearman Branch at 322 Main Street, branch established on 1957/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $163.2 mil, Deposits: $150.1 mil, headquarters in Perryton, TX, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Isb Holdings, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.9
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Spearman city (based on Hansford County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,17310
Mainline Protestant1,3407
Catholic1,2002
Other--
None900-
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
Hansford County:

3.88 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Hansford County:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

13.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hansford County:

26.4%
Texas:

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

15.5%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Spearman:

46.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Spearman:

28.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Spearman:

24.1%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.7%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Spearman:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

52.8%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Spearman:

77.2%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Spearman, 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
Financial Administration 4$12,817$38,4510$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,384
Police Protection - Officers 4$14,143$42,4290$0
Firefighters 0$0 19$1,900
Streets and Highways 1$2,203$26,4360$0
Health 2$6,133$36,79812$8,499
Solid Waste Management 3$6,972$27,8880$0
Sewerage 1$2,672$32,0640$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,760$21,1200$0
Water Supply 3$9,950$39,8000$0
Gas Supply 1$3,447$41,3640$0
Other and Unallocable 2$4,492$26,9520$0
Totals for Government 22$64,589$35,23032$11,783

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

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $620,000 ($187.37)
    Parks & Recreation: $572,000 ($172.86)
    Financial Administration: $390,000 ($117.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $324,000 ($97.91)
    Police Protection: $264,000 ($79.78)
    Water Utilities: $238,000 ($71.93)
    Regular Highways: $191,000 ($57.72)
    Sewerage: $190,000 ($57.42)
    Health Services - Other: $176,000 ($53.19)
    Fire Protection: $59,000 ($17.83)
    Libraries: $30,000 ($9.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($11.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $600,000 ($181.32)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $158,000 ($47.75)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $75,000 ($22.67)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $770,000 ($232.70)
    Water Utilities: $335,000 ($101.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $776,000 ($234.51)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $268,000 ($80.99)
    Property: $256,000 ($77.36)
    Public Utilities: $95,000 ($28.71)

Spearman government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $700,000 ($211.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $630,000 ($190.39)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $70,000 ($21.15)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,400,000 ($423.09)

5.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,874 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
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 Texas County, OK  0.58% ($37,600 average AGI)


7.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,246 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.59%
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 Randall County, TX  0.96% ($41,882 average AGI)
to Potter County, TX  0.68% ($25,583)
to Moore County, TX  0.57% ($24,600)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spearman:

  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KEYE (1400 AM; 1 kW; PERRYTON, TX; Owner: PERRYTON RADIO, INC)
  • KSCB (1270 AM; 5 kW; LIBERAL, KS; Owner: SEWARD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spearman:

  • KRDF-FM (98.3 FM; SPEARMAN, TX; Owner: SPEARHEAD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTOT (89.5 FM; SPEARMAN, TX; Owner: KANZA SOCIETY, INC.)
  • KEYE-FM (96.1 FM; PERRYTON, TX; Owner: PERRYTON RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Spearman:

  • K38BU (Channel 38; GRUVER, TX; Owner: HANSFORD COUNTY TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K40DD (Channel 40; GRUVER, TX; Owner: HANSFORD COUNTY TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K42CF (Channel 42; GRUVER, TX; Owner: HANSFORD COUNTY TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K44CC (Channel 44; GRUVER, TX; Owner: HANSFORD CO. TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K58EA (Channel 58; PERRYTON, TX; Owner: C.L.& O. TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K62DD (Channel 62; PERRYTON, TX; Owner: C. L. & O. TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K64AC (Channel 64; PERRYTON, TX; Owner: C.L.& O.TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K66AB (Channel 66; PERRYTON, TX; Owner: C.L.& O.TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
  • K68AD (Channel 68; PERRYTON, TX; Owner: C.L.& O.TRANSLATOR SYSTEM, INC.)
Spearman fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Spearman fatal accident list:

Aug 14, 1998 07:57 PM, Westfirst, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 4, 1997 10:08 PM, W7th, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 27, 1987 00:33 AM, 15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 23, 1981 10:51 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 11, 1979 05:29 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Spearman)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Spearman, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Spearman)

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

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

LAKE PALO DURO (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 61
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Spearman

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Spearman, TX
Most common first names in Spearman, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3279.7 years
John2376.6 years
Robert2275.2 years
Mary2182.4 years
James1877.1 years
Charles1369.9 years
Myrtle1184.8 years
George1073.8 years
Dorothy1078.7 years
Ruth1088.3 years
Most common last names in Spearman, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis1581.2 years
Brown1380.8 years
Jackson1176.6 years
Jones1176.1 years
Close1070.5 years
Allen982.2 years
Patterson972.9 years
Martin982.2 years
Sheets878.2 years
Jenkins883.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Businesses in Spearman, TX

  • Alco Stores: 1
  • RadioShack: 1
  • True Value: 1

Spearman 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Spearman on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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