St. Jo, Texas

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Population in 2013: 1,026 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.0%
 
Males: 457  (44.6%)
Females: 569  (55.4%)
Median resident age:  37.9 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 76265.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,947 (it was $27,045 in 2000)
St. Jo:

$39,947
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,694 (it was $15,225 in 2000)

St. Jo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $74,593 (it was $44,400 in 2000)
St. Jo:

$74,593
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $76,122; Detached houses: $78,400; Townhouses or other attached units: $75,105; Mobile homes: $53,494

Median gross rent in 2012: $613.

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St. Jo races chart
  • White alone - 902 (86.5%)
  • Hispanic - 106 (10.2%)
  • Two or more races - 16 (1.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 9 (0.9%)
  • Asian alone - 9 (0.9%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.10%)

Races in St. Jo detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in St. Jo: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (21.8%), English (16.1%), Irish (14.9%), United States (6.0%), French (4.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1143 feet

Land area: 1.07 square miles.

Population density: 957 people per square mile   (low).

St. Jo,TX real estate house value index trend

St. Jo, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in St. Jo:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in St. Jo city:

  • Never married: 15.5%
  • Now married: 57.2%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 16.3%

18 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.7%
Texas:  16.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,278 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $873 (1.2%)

St. Jo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Denton, TX (40.2 miles , pop. 80,537).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Tarrant, TX (60.1 miles , pop. 402,130).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (75.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Muenster, TX (3.0 miles ), Montague-Forestburg, TX (3.0 miles ), Montague, TX (3.4 miles ), Nocona Hills, TX (3.6 miles ), Nocona, TX (3.7 miles ), Leon, OK (3.7 miles) , Lindsay, TX (4.2 miles ), West Love, OK (4.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $68,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $166,700
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $44,200
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $170,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $120,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.69 N, Longitude: 97.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 940

St. Jo household income distribution St. Jo home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.6%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -69 (-6.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (7%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in St. Jo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in St. Jo, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

St. Jo-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 133% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the St. Jo city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/7/1995, a category F3 tornado 9.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

St. Jo-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 75% 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 192.9 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 91.3 miles away from St. Jo 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 74.8 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 90.9 miles away from the city 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 73.8 miles away from St. Jo 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 416.2 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 Montague County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
St. Jo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near St. Jo:

  • SAINT JO NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SAINT JO, TX)
  • MUENSTER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; MUENSTER, TX)
  • MUENSTER HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MUENSTER, TX)
  • NOCONA GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; NOCONA, TX)
  • NOCONA NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NOCONA, TX)
  • NOCONA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; NOCONA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Jo:

  • North Central Texas College (about 22 miles; Gainesville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,550)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 40 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)
  • University of North Texas (about 40 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)
  • Grayson College (about 52 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • Midwestern State University (about 59 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,901)
  • DeVry University-Texas (about 61 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 4,098)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 63 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)

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Notable location: Saint Jo Volunteer Fire Department and Emergency Medical Service (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Montague 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 2010 was 77.4. This is about average.

City:

77.4
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 33.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.7
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.3%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.9%
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: 0.0% of all households
6 people in nursing homes in 2000

St. Jo compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

St. Jo travel time to work - commute St. Jo mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for St. Jo city (based on Montague County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.04%
Here: 63.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristCatholic Church Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
Adherents60.5%8.7%6.0%5.2%4.1%
Congregations29.3%10.3%13.8%5.2%1.7%
NameAssemblies of GodChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Pentecostal Church of GodBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaOther
Adherents3.4%2.4%2.1%1.6%5.9%
Congregations10.3%3.4%3.4%5.2%17.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Montague County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Montague County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Montague County:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Montague County:

26.4%
Texas:

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

12.4%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,193$25,1580$0
Sewerage 2$3,897$23,3820$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,581$18,9720$0
Water Supply 2$3,897$23,3820$0
Streets and Highways 1$1,581$18,9720$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,421$41,0520$0
Totals for Government 9$18,569$24,7590$0

St. Jo government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $104,000 ($101.36)
    Water Utilities: $79,000 ($77.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($77.00)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($57.50)
    Police Protection: $53,000 ($51.66)
    Financial Administration: $30,000 ($29.24)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($10.72)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $134,000 ($130.60)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $44,000 ($42.88)

St. Jo government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $109,000 ($106.24)
    All Other: $79,000 ($77.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $87,000 ($84.80)
    All Other: $4,000 ($3.90)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($7.80)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $109,000 ($106.24)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,000 ($0.97)
  • Tax - Property: $110,000 ($107.21)
    Total General Sales: $79,000 ($77.00)
    Public Utilities: $47,000 ($45.81)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.97)

St. Jo government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $895,000 ($872.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $836,000 ($814.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $59,000 ($57.50)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $20,000 ($19.49)

St. Jo government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $36,000 ($35.09)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $82,000 ($79.92)

6.65% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,195 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
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 Wise County, TX  0.73% ($36,313 average AGI)
from Cooke County, TX  0.57% ($33,553)
from Denton County, TX  0.54% ($36,056)


6.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,692 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
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 Wise County, TX  0.86% ($45,684 average AGI)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.77% ($42,000)
to Denton County, TX  0.62% ($39,366)

Strongest AM radio stations in St. Jo:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in St. Jo:

  • KWRD-FM (100.7 FM; HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, 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)
  • 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.)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KESS-FM (107.9 FM; LEWISVILLE, TX; Owner: KECS-FM LICENSE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around St. Jo:

  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)

St. Jo fatal accident list:

Sep 9, 1979 01:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 27, 1977 03:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in St. Jo)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ST. JO TX, 4 Miles Nw Of Forestburg (Lat: 33.573333 Lon: -97.601111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.3 m, Call Sign: KKO29
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz... (+4 more)
    Grant Date: 02/15/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 01/06/2003
    Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ll 007-1, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 810-4020, Fax: (404) 810-7349, Email:

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