Springlake, Texas

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Population in 2014: 105 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.2%
 
Males: 40  (38.9%)
Females: 65  (61.1%)
Median resident age:  47.8 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip code: 79082

Estimated median household income in 2016: $51,679 (it was $20,000 in 2000)
Springlake:

$51,679
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,597 (it was $7,841 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $48,099 (it was $23,500 in 2000)
Springlake:

$48,099
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $57,835; Detached houses: $57,677

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,018.

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    • 8074.1%White alone
    • 2523.1%Hispanic
    • 21.9%Black alone
    • 10.9%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Springlake: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (9.2%), German (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 3682 feet

Land area: 1.02 square miles.

Population density: 103 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Springlake:

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Springlake town:

  • Never married: 13.8%
  • Now married: 57.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 29.1%

21 residents are foreign born (22.1% Latin America).

This town:

22.1%
Texas:

16.7%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Springlake, Texas as of December 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Springlake to the number of sex offenders is 95 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $979 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $433 (1.6%)

Springlake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (52.2 miles , pop. 199,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (252.3 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (333.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Earth, TX (2.4 miles ), Olton, TX (3.2 miles ), Hart, TX (3.9 miles ), Amherst, TX (4.0 miles ), Sudan, TX (4.1 miles ), Littlefield, TX (4.6 miles ), Dimmitt, TX (4.7 miles ), Edmonson, TX (4.8 miles) .

Latitude: 34.23 N, Longitude: 102.30 W

Area code: 806

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

7.8%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+3.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (45%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (23%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (58%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (23%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (42%)
  • Sales and related occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Average climate in Springlake, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Springlake-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the Springlake town center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 tornado 20.7 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Springlake-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 14% 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 121.5 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 139.0 miles away from Springlake 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 280.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 231.9 miles away from the city center
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 181.3 miles away from Springlake center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.9 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 Lamb County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Springlake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Springlake:

  • RUNNINGWATER DRAW CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OLTON, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Springlake:

  • Wayland Baptist University (about 34 miles; Plainview, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,526)
  • South Plains College (about 46 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 51 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 52 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 57 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 60 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Amarillo College (about 72 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)

Library in Springlake:

  • SPRINGLAKE-EARTH COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $93,304; Location: 472 FARM TO MARKET ROAD 302; 18,923 books; 438 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions)

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

Lamb 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 2016: 3.3%
(100.0% for Black residents, 3.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Springlake (2011 data):

  • City Bank: Springlake Branch at Highway 70 And Highway 385, branch established on 1997/06/23. Info updated 2010/10/28: Bank assets: $2,020.1 mil, Deposits: $1,776.1 mil, headquarters in Lubbock, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: South Plains Financial, Inc. Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Texas average:

14.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Springlake town (based on Lamb County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,72132
Catholic3,0133
Mainline Protestant1,3118
Black Protestant-1
Other-1
None1,932-
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: 6
Lamb County:

4.34 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

5.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

6.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Lamb County:

27.5%
Texas:

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

12.0%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Springlake:

49.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.7%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Springlake:

20.4%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Springlake:

37.9%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Springlake:

54.5%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Springlake:

78.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Springlake, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$735
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,020
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,755

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

  • Current Operations - Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($114.29)
    Sewerage: $10,000 ($95.24)
    Financial Administration: $5,000 ($47.62)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($38.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $23,000 ($219.05)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $12,000 ($114.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($9.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $24,000 ($228.57)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($171.43)
  • Tax - Property: $34,000 ($323.81)

6.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,013 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.74%
Texas average:

7.14%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Lubbock County, TX  1.52% ($28,304 average AGI)
from Hockley County, TX  0.48% ($28,045)
from Hale County, TX  0.40% ($34,944)


7.59% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,319 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 Lubbock County, TX  2.44% ($24,295 average AGI)
to Hockley County, TX  0.48% ($25,045)
to Hale County, TX  0.46% ($28,619)

Strongest AM radio stations in Springlake:

  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KJTV (950 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZZN (1490 AM; 1 kW; LITTLEFIELD, TX; Owner: EMIL MACHA)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Springlake:

  • KBTE (104.9 FM; TULIA, TX; Owner: DOVE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KHDY (97.3 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KMUL-FM (103.1 FM; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KBAH (90.5 FM; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Springlake:

  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Springlake)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 12.9 Km S On Hwy 385 (Lat: 34.115361 Lon: -102.339083), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WPIK444
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.900 MHzGrant Date: 09/19/1995, Expiration Date: 09/19/2000, Cancellation Date: 12/03/2000, Certifier: G W BoothRegistrant: Professional Licensing Consultants Inc, Rockville, MD 20849, Fax: (301) 309-1996
  • 2.9 Miles Ssw (Lat: 34.307000 Lon: -102.322944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: KKR824
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7400 MHz, 48.7800 MHzGrant Date: 10/03/2012, Expiration Date: 10/05/2022Registrant: El Paso Natural Gas Company, L.L.C., Bloomfield, NM 87413, Phone: (505) 632-6574, Fax: (505) 632-6514, Email:
  • 205 W Main (Lat: 34.230083 Lon: -102.304917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 40 m, Overall height: 46 m, Call Sign: KXU492
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.1000 MHzGrant Date: 12/16/2000, Expiration Date: 01/23/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/26/2011, Certifier: Lisa FrybackRegistrant: Atmos Energy Corp. Dba Atmos Energy Louisiana, 500 Three Lincoln Centre, Dallas, TX 75240, Phone: (972) 855-4087, Fax: (972) 855-3090, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • SPRINGLAKE, 0.15 Miles N Of State Route 1842 (Lat: 34.266833 Lon: -102.229333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 102.7 m, Overall height: 104.5 m, Call Sign: WPNC729
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • SPRINGLAKE, 1.9 Mi N Of (Lat: 34.261444 Lon: -102.304889), Overall height: 63.4 m, Call Sign: WPY62
    Assigned Frequencies: 3730.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz, 3970.00 MHz, 3970.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/27/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/18/2002Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services, Inc, 2270 Lakeside Blvd 2865/642, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 656-5287, Fax: (972) 656-1622, Email:
  • TX03-SPRINGL, 0.15 Miles N Of State Route 1842 (Lat: 34.267278 Lon: -102.229333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 108.5 m, Call Sign: WQRY420
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 08/14/2013, Expiration Date: 08/14/2023, Certifier: Kevin B CoyneRegistrant: Fiberlight, LLC, 4360 Beltway Pl, Suite 230, Arlington, TX 76018, Phone: (972) 832-3176, Email:
  • DA02913A, 0.15 Miles N Of State Route 1842 (Lat: 34.267278 Lon: -102.229333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 103.6 m, Overall height: 108.5 m, Call Sign: WQSR749
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHzGrant Date: 11/05/2013, Expiration Date: 11/05/2023, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KA5ELU, Licensee ID: L00100842, Grant Date: 01/06/2004, Expiration Date: 03/29/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/30/2016, Certifier: Jack L Taylor, Registrant: Jack L Taylor, Springlake, TX 79082-0014
  • Call Sign: WB5TLD, Licensee ID: L01165730, Grant Date: 06/22/2006, Expiration Date: 09/18/2016, Certifier: Delvin L Walden, Registrant: Delvin L Walden, Springlake, TX 79082
  • Call Sign: KG5HQK, Licensee ID: L01946577, Grant Date: 05/26/2015, Expiration Date: 05/26/2025, Certifier: Robert R Reese, Registrant: Robert R Reese, Springlake, TX 79082

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN ACFT ENG COR-SCHWEIZER G-164B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 80 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 211JM , Serial Number: 69B, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Sanderson Grain Inc, Po Box 116, Springlake, TX 79082
  • Aircraft: BEECH E-55 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 305T , Serial Number: TE-952, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 12/04/1973
    Registrant (Corporation): Sanderson Grain Inc, Po Box 116, Springlake, TX 79082
  • Aircraft: WILSON LONNIE K RV6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-A1AD (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 461LW , Serial Number: 25484, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Lonnie K Wilson, 310 Hwy 385, Springlake, TX 79082
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 111 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6369T , Serial Number: R18201998, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 10/10/1984
    Registrant (Corporation): High Plains Consulting Inc, Po Box 57, Springlake, TX 79082
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6444P , Serial Number: 24-1558, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/1959
    Registrant (Corporation): Sanderson Grain Inc, Po Box 116, Springlake, TX 79082

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Electricity (50%)

Springlake compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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