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Population in 2012: 15,578 (93% urban, 7% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.1%
 

Males: 7,646  (49.1%)
Females: 7,932  (50.9%)

Median resident age:  36.2 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 75482.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $36,268 (it was $30,403 in 2000)
Sulphur Springs:

$36,268
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,197

Sulphur Springs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $89,834 (it was $61,100 in 2000)
Sulphur Springs:

$89,834
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $112,175; Detached houses: $113,692; Townhouses or other attached units: $101,029; In 2-unit structures: $139,902; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $246,854; Mobile homes: $45,678

Median gross rent in 2012: $644.

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  • White alone - 10,513 (68.0%)
  • Hispanic - 2,333 (15.1%)
  • Black alone - 2,270 (14.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 148 (1.0%)
  • Two or more races - 105 (0.7%)
  • Asian alone - 76 (0.5%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 10 (0.06%)
  • Other race alone - 6 (0.04%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sulphur Springs: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: United States (13.5%), German (10.4%), English (10.3%), Irish (9.0%), Scottish (2.3%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 17.9 square miles.

Population density: 872 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Sulphur Springs:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sulphur Springs city:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

1,197 residents are foreign born

This city:  7.7%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 57 registered sex offenders living in Sulphur Springs, Texas as of July 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Sulphur Springs to the number of sex offenders is 273 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,726 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,448 (1.6%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (58.0 miles , pop. 83,650).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (61.9 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (72.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Seymore, TX (2.9 miles) , Como, TX (3.0 miles ), North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff, TX (3.4 miles) , Pickton-Pine Forest, TX (3.5 miles) , Tira, TX (3.7 miles ), Cumby, TX (3.7 miles ), Yantis, TX (3.7 miles ), Cooper, TX (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 31 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 1998: 36 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 1999: 36 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2000: 33 buildings, average cost: $97,100
  • 2001: 58 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2002: 49 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2003: 84 buildings, average cost: $52,700
  • 2004: 93 buildings, average cost: $52,700
  • 2005: 29 buildings, average cost: $166,900
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $167,200
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $160,100
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $160,100
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $156,500
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $220,600

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 33.13 N, Longitude: 95.60 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,986 (+32.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,091 (80.3%)

Area code: 903

Sulphur Springs household income distribution Sulphur Springs home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Sulphur Springs by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0013010001020
per 100,000 0.00.06.620.20.06.50.00.00.06.40.012.70.0
Rapes 3428621574110
per 100,000 19.826.913.253.939.913.06.432.545.225.76.36.30.0
Robberies 85456323128723
per 100,000 52.933.626.333.739.919.612.819.577.551.444.312.719.0
Assaults 44402923293426223426352736
per 100,000 290.8268.8190.8155.0192.9221.8166.0142.9219.5167.1221.5171.2228.2
Burglaries 9098118861189385707973706347
per 100,000 594.7658.6776.4579.6784.8606.7542.8454.7509.9469.0443.1399.4298.0
Thefts 260276315319343234239168161212203155149
per 100,000 1718.11854.72072.62149.72281.31526.51526.21091.21039.21362.11285.0982.6944.6
Auto thefts 40503637332819141711161715
per 100,000 264.3336.0236.9249.3219.5182.7121.390.9109.770.7101.3107.895.1
Arson 1553226451230
per 100,000 6.633.632.920.213.313.038.326.032.36.412.719.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 222.8234.0227.4272.9247.8193.1151.9144.1190.5176.3154.2145.3118.3

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 47 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Texas average:

1.95

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Sulphur Springs, Texas accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.9%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +369 (+2.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Sulphur Springs-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 230% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/14/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the Sulphur Springs city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.7 miles away from the city center killed 10 people and injured 170 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sulphur Springs-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from Sulphur Springs center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hopkins County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Damione Lewis - 2005 NFL player (St. Louis Rams, born: Mar 1, 1978), John D. Cherry - Politician, Tyreo Harrison - 2005 NFL player (Houston Texans, born: May 15, 1980), David Box - US rock musician, Don Looney - Football player, Kaci Brown - Singer, Keenan Clayton - Football player, Stacy Stephens - WNBA player (New York Liberty, born: Jan 21, 1982).


Hospitals/medical centers in Sulphur Springs:

  • RENAL CARE GROUP SULPHUR SPRINGS (Dialysis Facility, 1401 MEDICAL DR)
  • AT HOME HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, 858 GILMER)
  • HOPKINS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 115 AIRPORT RD)
  • HOSPICE AT MEMORIAL (Hospital, 1228 CHURCH ST)
  • CARRIAGE HOUSE MANOR (Nursing Home, 210 PIPELINE RD)
  • HOPKINS COUNTY NURSI (Nursing Home, 1333 JEFFERSON STREET)
  • REGENCY TERRACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 210 PIPELINE ROAD)
  • ROCK CREEK HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, 1414 COLLEGE STREET)
  • SULPHUR SPRINGS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, 411 AIRPORT RD)
  • SULPHUR SPRINGS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, 301 OAK AVENUE)
  • SUNNY SPRINGS NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, 1200 N JACKSON ST)

Political contributions by individuals in Sulphur Springs, TX

Airports and heliports located in Sulphur Springs:


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Local government website: www.sulphurspringstx.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sulphur Springs:

  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 20 miles; Commerce, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,138)
  • Paris Junior College (about 37 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 2,649)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 59 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 6,186)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 61 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 4,172)
  • Eastfield College (about 66 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 3,140)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 67 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 2,707)
  • Kilgore College (about 68 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 2,977)

Public high schools in Sulphur Springs:

Private high school in Sulphur Springs:

  • PEERLESS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 30; Location: 268 SPUR 71; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sulphur Springs:

Private elementary/middle school in Sulphur Springs:

  • WATER OAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 45; Location: 631 DAVIS ST N; Grades: KG - 5)
See full list of schools located in Sulphur Springs, map of school districts: SULPHUR SPRINGS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, NORTH HOPKINS INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Sulphur Springs:

  • SULPHUR SPRINGS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $377,737; Location: 611 DAVIS ST N; 60,479 books; 5,729 audio materials; 1,821 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 124 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Sulphur Springs: Hopkins County Courthouse (A), Southwest Dairy Museum (B), Hopkins County Historical Museum (C), Sulphur Springs Fire Department Station 1 - First Responders (D), Sulphur Springs Fire Station (E), Hopkins County Fire and Rescue (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sulphur Springs include: Saint Luke Church (A), First Presbyterian Church (B), First United Pentecostal Church (C), Wesley United Methodist Church (D), Our Savior Lutheran Church (E), Church of God (F), Shannon Oaks Church of Christ (G), Church of Christ (H), Saint James Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Lake Coleman (A), Century Lake (B), Helm Lake Number 2 (C), Lake Sulphur Springs (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Black Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Sulphur Springs include: Suplhur Springs City Park (1), Pacific Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: BGM Tours (Tours & Charters; 6653 Texas Hwy 154 South) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Best Western Trail Dust Inn (1521 Shannon Road East) (1), Celtic Queen Country Inn (Hc 1 Box 16) (2), Budget Inn Motel (1529 Industrial Drive East) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 22.1%
(19.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.3% for Black residents, 26.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.5% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 38.0% for other race residents, 31.6% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.2%
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: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Sulphur Springs, TX

303 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
77 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Sulphur Springs in 2000:

  • 334 people in nursing homes
  • 93 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

Sulphur Springs compared to Texas state average:

Sulphur Springs, Texas environmental map by EPA

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  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.


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Banks with branches in Sulphur Springs (2011 data):

  • Alliance Bank: at 100 Jefferson Street, Drive-In Facility, South Broadway Branch, Processing Center Branch, Operations Center Branch, Drive-In Facility. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $545.2 mil, Deposits: $488.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Alliance Bancshares, Inc.
  • The City National Bank of Sulphur Springs: Mockingbird Lane Branch at 1133 Mockingbird Lane, branch established on 1980/01/28; The City National Bank Of Sulphur Sp at 201 Connally Street, branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/03/23: Bank assets: $417.9 mil, Deposits: $378.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Sulphur Springs Bancshares, Inc.
  • Guaranty Bond Bank: Sulphur Springs Branch at 919 Gilmer Street, branch established on 1964/01/24. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $1,091.1 mil, Deposits: $932.8 mil, headquarters in Mount Pleasant, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Guaranty Bancshares, Inc.
  • Texas Heritage National Bank: Sulphur Springs-Branch at 215 N Hillcrest, branch established on 2009/01/05. Info updated 2008/05/27: Bank assets: $109.1 mil, Deposits: $86.4 mil, headquarters in Daingerfield, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Daingerfield Holding Company
  • First National Bank Texas: Sulphur Springs Banking Center - Rc at 1750 South Broadway, branch established on 1999/11/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Pilgrim Bank: Sulphur Springs Branch at 1404 South Braodway, branch established on 2004/02/09. Info updated 2009/11/17: Bank assets: $379.5 mil, Deposits: $302.3 mil, headquarters in Pittsburg, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Pilgrim Bancorporation

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Sulphur Springs, Texas:

  • Royal Inn Motel, 1233 South Broadway, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 , Phone: (903) 885-0088
  • Days Inn, 1495 Industrial Dr E, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 , Phone: (903) 885-0562, Fax: (903) 885-0562
  • Comfort Suites, 1521 Industrial Dr E, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 , Phone: (903) 438-0918, Fax: (903) 438-0329
  • Holiday Inn Express, 411 E Industrial Dr, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 , Phone: (903) 885-6851, Fax: (903) 885-6941
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 1344 Eaton Dr, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 , Phone: (903) 885-8181, Fax: (903) 885-8121
  • Hampton Inn, 1202 Mockingbird Ln, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482 , Phone: (903) 439-4646, Fax: (903) 439-4747
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Sulphur Springs, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Sulphur Springs travel time to work - commute


Sulphur Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (63%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sulphur Springs city (based on Hopkins County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.34%
Here71.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristCatholic Church
Adherents48.2%13.9%13.0%7.3%6.9%
Congregations30.3%12.4%20.2%11.2%1.1%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Assemblies of GodChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)American Baptist AssociationOther
Adherents2.0%1.9%1.3%0.8%4.7%
Congregations1.1%6.7%1.1%2.2%13.5%
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: 3
This county:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Hopkins County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Hopkins County:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Hopkins County:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.7%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.2%
Texas:

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

13.7%
Texas:

15.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$24,182$48,3641$1,416
Other Government Administration 6$39,844$79,6880$0
Judicial and Legal 3$9,480$37,9201$784
Police Protection - Officers 31$128,108$49,5900$0
Police - Other 9$28,670$38,2270$0
Firefighters 22$88,620$48,3380$0
Streets and Highways 15$40,962$32,7702$3,404
Airports 1$4,286$51,4324$3,992
Health 2$5,326$31,9560$0
Sewerage 20$63,096$37,8580$0
Parks and Recreation 7$16,274$27,8989$5,676
Water Supply 7$21,974$37,6700$0
Local Libraries 5$12,658$30,3792$1,544
Other and Unallocable 5$20,610$49,4640$0
Totals for Government 139$504,090$43,51919$16,816

Sulphur Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,008,000 ($64.71)
    Sewerage: $485,000 ($31.13)
    Water Utilities: $294,000 ($18.87)
    Parks & Recreation: $168,000 ($10.78)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $17,000 ($1.09)
    Air Transportation: $11,000 ($0.71)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,578,000 ($165.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,602,000 ($102.84)
    Sewerage: $1,365,000 ($87.62)
    Fire Protection: $1,131,000 ($72.60)
    Water Utilities: $1,100,000 ($70.61)
    Regular Highways: $616,000 ($39.54)
    Parks & Recreation: $447,000 ($28.69)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $416,000 ($26.70)
    Financial Administration: $341,000 ($21.89)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $278,000 ($17.85)
    Libraries: $273,000 ($17.52)
    Central Staff Services: $241,000 ($15.47)
    Air Transportation: $216,000 ($13.87)
    General Public Buildings: $183,000 ($11.75)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $722,000 ($46.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $673,000 ($43.20)
    Water Utilities: $199,000 ($12.77)
    Sewerage: $199,000 ($12.77)
    Regular Highways: $76,000 ($4.88)
    Police Protection: $74,000 ($4.75)
    General Public Building: $73,000 ($4.69)
    Financial Administration: $33,000 ($2.12)
    Central Staff: $18,000 ($1.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,067,000 ($325.27)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $743,000 ($47.70)

Sulphur Springs government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $174,000 ($11.17)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,221,000 ($142.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,908,000 ($122.48)
    All Other: $132,000 ($8.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $29,000 ($1.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $637,000 ($40.89)
    Interest Earnings: $69,000 ($4.43)
    Property Sale Other: $60,000 ($3.85)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,182,000 ($204.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $562,000 ($36.08)
  • Tax - Property: $2,320,000 ($148.93)
    Total General Sales: $2,212,000 ($142.00)
    Public Utilities: $898,000 ($57.65)
    NEC: $84,000 ($5.39)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $13,000 ($0.83)

Sulphur Springs government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $12,380,000 ($794.71)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $12,039,000 ($772.82)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $3,040,000 ($195.15)
    Water Utilities: $1,910,000 ($122.61)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $9,975,000 ($640.33)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,950,000 ($317.76)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $9,269,000 ($595.01)
    Water Utilities: $1,910,000 ($122.61)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $2,405,000 ($154.38)
    Other, NEC: $860,000 ($55.21)

Sulphur Springs government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,400,000 ($89.87)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,785,000 ($499.74)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $53,000 ($3.40)

7.51% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,107 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Texas average:

8.37%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hunt County, TX  0.95% ($27,817 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.75% ($29,866)
from Wood County, TX  0.52% ($35,456)


7.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,421 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
Texas average:

7.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Hunt County, TX  0.84% ($31,231 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  0.68% ($23,014)
to Wood County, TX  0.54% ($26,271)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sulphur Springs:

  • KSST (1230 AM; 1 kW; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX; Owner: HOPKINS COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sulphur Springs:

  • KSCH (95.9 FM; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVA-FM (107.1 FM; CAMPBELL, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KXVX-LP (99.1 FM; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX; Owner: SULPHUR SPRINGS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KALK (97.7 FM; WINFIELD, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWNS (104.7 FM; WINNSBORO, TX; Owner: RICHARD E. FOSTER)
  • KETR (88.9 FM; COMMERCE, TX; Owner: TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE)
  • KDVE (103.1 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KIKT (93.5 FM; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sulphur Springs:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • K42DA (Channel 42; PARIS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KNOK-LP (Channel 43; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: IGLESIA JESU CHRISTO ES MI REFUGIO, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Sulphur Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 169 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Sulphur Springs)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Sulphur Springs, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sulphur Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Sulphur Springs)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 56 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 387
  • Hazardous Condition: 174
  • Service Call: 23
  • Good Intent Call: 7

Incident types - Sulphur Springs


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sulphur Springs, TX

Most common first names in Sulphur Springs, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William19076.5 years
Mary17880.1 years
James17473.4 years
John17175.3 years
Robert10775.8 years
Willie8179.2 years
Ruth7981.2 years
Thomas7974.7 years
Charles7869.5 years
George7377.8 years
Most common last names in Sulphur Springs, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11377.5 years
Williams10077.0 years
Johnson8771.8 years
Jones8279.3 years
Moore6077.5 years
Martin5374.8 years
Wright5174.8 years
Thomas4975.7 years
Allen4377.7 years
Morgan3879.1 years
Businesses in Sulphur Springs, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Long John Silver's1
AutoZone1Lowe's1
Best Western1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Burger King1McDonald's1
CVS1Nike3
Comfort Suites1Payless1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
DHL1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sprint Nextel1
Famous Footwear1Subway1
FedEx5Taco Bell1
GameStop1U-Haul2
Goodwill3UPS6
H&R Block1Verizon Wireless1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
La Quinta1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1
Browse common businesses in Sulphur Springs, TX

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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Robert G. Russell (2)
  • Derek A. Soeder (2)
  • Rodney C. Harlin (1)
  • Michael Smith (1)
  • Daniel R. Blount (1)
  • Kurt Sehnert (1)
  • Jack W. Lewis (1)
  • Dale Mcmahan (1)
  • Randy Scott (1)
  • Rick Claypool (1)

Total of 11 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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