Sundown, Texas

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Population in 2017: 1,414 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.0%
 
Males: 703  (49.7%)
Females: 711  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

31.1 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 79372.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,547 (it was $33,413 in 2000)
Sundown:

$49,547
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,744 (it was $13,783 in 2000)

Sundown city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $71,492 (it was $32,300 in 2000)
Sundown:

$71,492
TX:

$172,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $866.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sundown: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.1%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sundown, TX (2010)
    • 74553.3%White alone
    • 62144.5%Hispanic
    • 151.1%Black alone
    • 100.7%Two or more races
    • 50.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.07%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Sundown, Texas as of January 17, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sundown is 655 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: American (15.8%), German (14.5%), Irish (4.9%), English (4.7%), Norwegian (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.51 square miles.

Population density: 935 people per square mile   (low).

Sundown, Texas map

66 residents are foreign born (5.0% Latin America).

This city:

5.0%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,076 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $835 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (36.0 miles , pop. 199,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (256.6 miles , pop. 563,662).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (333.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Levelland, TX (3.3 miles ),
Whiteface, TX (3.5 miles ),
Opdyke West, TX (3.8 miles),
Meadow, TX (4.3 miles ),
Ropesville, TX (4.4 miles ),
Smyer, TX (4.6 miles ),
Brownfield, TX (4.8 miles ),
Morton, TX (4.9 miles )

Latitude: 33.46 N, Longitude: 102.49 W

Area code: 806

Distribution of median household income in Sundown, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sundown, TX in 2017
Sundown satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $44,000
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $44,400
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $66,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $72,500
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $295,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $105,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Sundown, TX residents
Average permit cost in Sundown, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Sundown, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (19.3%)
  • Educational services (19.3%)
  • Construction (8.6%)
  • Public administration (6.0%)
  • Health care (4.0%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.7%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (30.3%)
  • Construction (12.4%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.1%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (36.1%)
  • Health care (9.1%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Social assistance (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Sundown, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.2%)
  • Electricians (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.2%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (7.1%)
  • Electricians (6.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.0%)

Average climate in Sundown, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sundown-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 45% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Sundown city center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1957, a category F4 tornado 14.7 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sundown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 13% 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 103.9 miles away from the city 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 225.8 miles away from Sundown 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 85.4 miles away from Sundown center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 135.7 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 272.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/1990 at 13:16:10, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 LG, Depth: 7.5 mi) earthquake occurred 261.3 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 Hockley County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sundown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sundown:

  • SUNRISE GROUP HOME (308 W 7TH ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Sundown:

  • LYNWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LEVELLAND, TX)
  • COVENANT HOSPITAL LEVELLAND Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; LEVELLAND, TX)
  • LEVELLAND DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LEVELLAND, TX)
  • LEVELLAND NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LEVELLAND, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sundown:

  • South Plains College (about 11 miles; Levelland, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,007)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 36 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 37 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 67 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 71 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Midland College (about 102 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • Howard College (about 103 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)

Public high schools in Sundown:

  • SUNDOWN H S (Students: 132, Location: 701 SCHOOL ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • PEP ALTER SCHOOL (Students: 9, Location: 7TH AND SCHOOL ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sundown:

  • SUNDOWN J H (Students: 369, Location: 701 SCHOOL ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • SUNDOWN EL (Students: 178, Location: 701 SCHOOL ST, Grades: PK-5)
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Points of interest:

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

Hockley County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

79.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
9 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Sundown (2011 data):

  • Sundown State Bank: at 501 S. Slaughter Ave., branch established on 1963/05/21. Info updated 2008/04/17: Bank assets: $133.9 mil, Deposits: $124.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Sundown Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Sundown:

Marital status in Sundown, TX
  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 55.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

For population 25 years and over in Sundown:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sundown
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sundown, TX (based on Hockley County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,36641
Catholic3,8825
Mainline Protestant1,0046
Black Protestant1902
Other-1
None5,493-
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
Hockley County:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Hockley County:

4.96 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.5%
Texas:

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

16.6%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sundown:

45.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Sundown:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sundown:

23.7%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

53.5%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.9%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sundown, 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 3$9,768$39,0721$1,083
Parks and Recreation 3$7,690$30,7602$1,541
Police Protection - Officers 3$7,602$30,4080$0
Gas Supply 2$5,654$33,9240$0
Water Supply 1$3,934$47,2080$0
Local Libraries 1$1,832$21,9840$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,408$28,8960$0
Sewerage 1$2,082$24,9840$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$153
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 1$800
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 15$40,970$32,77610$3,577

Sundown government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $285,000 ($201.56)
    General - Other: $246,000 ($173.97)
    Water Utilities: $241,000 ($170.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $166,000 ($117.40)
    Sewerage: $119,000 ($84.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $116,000 ($82.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $100,000 ($70.72)
    Police Protection: $92,000 ($65.06)
    Central Staff Services: $70,000 ($49.50)
    Financial Administration: $57,000 ($40.31)
    Libraries: $21,000 ($14.85)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($4.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,000 ($4.95)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $556,000 ($393.21)

Sundown government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $222,000 ($157.00)
    Sewerage: $119,000 ($84.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000 ($9.19)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $69,000 ($48.80)
    Fines and Forfeits: $16,000 ($11.32)
    Sale of Property: $10,000 ($7.07)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($4.24)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $391,000 ($276.52)
    Water Utilities: $251,000 ($177.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $155,000 ($109.62)
  • Tax - Property: $451,000 ($318.95)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $445,000 ($314.71)

Sundown government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $374,000 ($264.50)

6.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,998 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Lubbock County, TX  2.60% ($39,889 average AGI)


7.67% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,689 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.67%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Lubbock County, TX  3.23% ($40,526 average AGI)
to Lamb County, TX  0.29% ($40,955)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sundown:

  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KLVT (1230 AM; 1 kW; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: PAUL R. BEANE)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KKUB (1300 AM; 1 kW; BROWNFIELD, TX; Owner: BROWNFIELD BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KYKK (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; HUMBLE CITY, NM; Owner: NOALMARK BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHOB (1390 AM; 5 kW; HOBBS, NM; Owner: AMERICAN ASSET MANAGEMENT, INC.)
  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sundown:

  • KAIQ (95.5 FM; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: LITTLEFIELD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KMMX (100.3 FM; TAHOKA, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KONE (101.1 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KLZK (104.3 FM; BROWNFIELD, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K220EE (91.9 FM; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KFMX-FM (94.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLLL-FM (96.3 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KQBR (99.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZII-FM (102.5 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXTQ-FM (93.7 FM; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KLVT-FM (105.5 FM; LEVELLAND, TX; Owner: PAUL R. BEANE)
  • KPBB (88.5 FM; BROWNFIELD, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)

TV broadcast stations around Sundown:

  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJTV-TV (Channel 34; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KTXT-TV (Channel 5; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY)
  • KCBD (Channel 11; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KAMC (Channel 28; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: VHR LUBBOCK LICENSE, INC.)
  • KJTV-CA (Channel 32; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KXTQ-LP (Channel 46; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K48GB (Channel 48; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT-LP (Channel 14; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KUPT (Channel 22; WOLFFORTH, TX; Owner: WOODS COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KBZO-LP (Channel 51; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Sundown fatal accident list:

Apr 28, 1994 09:49 PM, Fm303, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sundown)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Company Field Office (Lat: 33.470361 Lon: -102.532139), Call Sign: KDI508, Licensee ID: L00009124,
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.1800 MHz, Grant Date: 06/07/2001, Expiration Date: 09/04/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2001, Registrant: Mobil Oil Telcom Ltd, Fannin Bldg Rm 1619, Houston, TX 77210-4276
  • Wpc Terry Plant 188 5 Mi Ssw (Lat: 33.372028 Lon: -102.531583), Call Sign: KSV408,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.350 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/2010, Expiration Date: 02/14/2021, Certifier: Michael Penny, Registrant: Targa Resources Corp., 811 Louisiana, Suite 2100, Houston, TX 77002, Phone: (918) 284-0437, Fax: (202) 857-2124, Email:
  • Rains Cnty School Lnds 1-179 League 43 (Lat: 33.527583 Lon: -102.517972), Type: Pole, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: WNDD691,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.200 MHz, Grant Date: 01/22/2014, Expiration Date: 04/01/2024, Certifier: James F Idoux, Registrant: Oxy Inc., 711 Sw 7th Place, Andrews, TX 79714, Phone: (432) 523-7568, Fax: (432) 523-7510, Email:
  • 5 Mi S On Hwy 303 3 Mi E On Hwy 41 (Lat: 33.397028 Lon: -102.408806), Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WPDX796, Licensee ID: L00009844,
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.525 MHz, Grant Date: 08/12/1998, Expiration Date: 08/12/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2001, Registrant: Texaco Communications Inc, 777 Walker, Houston, TX 77252-2099, Phone: (877) 860-3584, Fax: (713) 241-1716, Email:
  • Companys Mallett Pump Sta 5.5mi Sw (Lat: 33.416222 Lon: -102.572972), Call Sign: WXG311, Licensee ID: L00009124,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.500 MHz, Grant Date: 08/08/2000, Expiration Date: 08/08/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2005, Registrant: Mobil Oil Telcom Ltd, Room 1619 Fannin Bldg, Houston, TX 77210-4276, Phone: (713) 656-1827, Fax: (713) 656-1513, Email:
  • 4th & Slaughter (Lat: 33.457861 Lon: -102.485194), Call Sign: KKD864,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.5000 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/2005, Expiration Date: 07/05/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2015, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sundown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3679N , Serial Number: 12-1930, Year manufactured: 1947
    Registrant (Individual): Steve Killough, Po Box 511, Sundown, TX 79372
  • Aircraft: ERCOUPE 415-G (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 94895 , Serial Number: 5023, Year manufactured: 1949
    Registrant (Individual): Kenneth L Baldwin, Box 117, Sundown, TX 79372
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/21/2017

Most common first names in Sundown, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1082.9 years
Robert868.6 years
Mary781.3 years
Jessie676.5 years
James576.2 years
Albert482.8 years
Lewis481.0 years
Juan470.7 years
Walter476.0 years
Thelma482.5 years
Most common last names in Sundown, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson774.4 years
Carpenter583.6 years
Smith582.4 years
Castillo561.0 years
Rodriguez569.2 years
Lee580.0 years
Jones478.5 years
Lummus484.2 years
Haggerton480.0 years
Peralez481.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sundown, TX
  • 55.7%Utility gas
  • 39.9%Electricity
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sundown, TX
  • 51.9%Electricity
  • 39.3%Utility gas
  • 6.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Sundown compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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