Tatum, Texas

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Population in 2014: 1,383 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.7%
 
Males: 687  (49.7%)
Females: 696  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  31.9 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75691.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,245 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Tatum:

$34,245
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,279 (it was $13,181 in 2000)

Tatum city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $67,178 (it was $48,100 in 2000)
Tatum:

$67,178
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $87,906; Detached houses: $116,767; Mobile homes: $14,115

Median gross rent in 2013: $354.

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  • Races in Tatum, TX (2010)

    Tatum races chart
    • 81759.0%White alone
    • 32623.5%Hispanic
    • 21015.2%Black alone
    • 161.2%Two or more races
    • 90.6%Asian alone
    • 70.5%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tatum: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.3%), Irish (9.1%), English (6.3%), Dutch (3.6%), United States (3.2%), Czech (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.79 square miles.

Population density: 365 people per square mile   (very low).

Tatum,TX real estate house value index trend

Tatum, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Tatum:

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tatum city:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 41.9%
  • Separated: 6.8%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

84 residents are foreign born (6.5% Latin America).

This city:

6.5%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,361 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $524 (2.0%)

Tatum satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (19.2 miles , pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (44.9 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (136.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Beckville, TX (2.5 miles ), Easton, TX (2.5 miles ), Lake Cherokee, TX (2.9 miles ), Lakeport, TX (3.6 miles ), Hallsville, TX (3.7 miles ), Carthage, TX (3.9 miles ), Pinehill, TX (4.0 miles ), Marshall, TX (4.3 miles ).

Latitude: 32.31 N, Longitude: 94.52 W

Area code: 903

Tatum household income distribution Tatum home values distribution

Crime rates in Tatum by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.072.2
Rapes 00001200010N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.081.8166.90.00.00.070.70.0N/A0.0
Robberies 0000010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.083.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 11201147365710
per 100,000 81.583.4167.40.081.883.5332.0576.1245.9424.3352.1498.2721.5
Burglaries 34729118611515178
per 100,000 244.5333.6585.8165.6736.5918.2663.9493.8901.6353.61,056.31,210.0577.2
Thefts 18324344201513867374032
per 100,000 1,467.02,668.93,598.33,642.41,636.71,252.11,078.8658.4491.8495.02,605.62,847.02,308.8
Auto thefts 2111121200012
per 100,000 163.083.483.782.881.8166.983.0164.60.00.00.071.2144.3
Arson 0000001000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.083.00.00.00.070.40.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 109.4159.7234.3170.6213.8315.4169.3197.0137.4193.6258.8316.3450.6

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Crime rate in Tatum detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.52
Texas average:

1.95
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.7%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -113 (-8.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (28%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Tatum, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 7/18/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.4 miles away from the Tatum city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/4/1959, a category F3 tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tatum-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 196.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 238.0 miles away from Tatum center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 240.5 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 367.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 332.5 miles away from Tatum center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 403.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rusk County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Birthplace of: Bob Allen (1960s pitcher) - Baseball player, Stephen Hodge (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Tatum:

  • EVERGREEN GRANDBLUFF COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BECKVILLE, TX)
  • ETMC CARTHAGE Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; CARTHAGE, TX)
  • CARTHAGE LTC PARTNERS, INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CARTHAGE, TX)
  • PANOLA NH (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CARTHAGE, TX)
  • EVERGREEN SUCCESS STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CARTHAGE, TX)
  • CLEAVER MEMORIAL CONV CTR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; LONGVIEW, TX)
  • CLEAVER MEMORIAL CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; LONGVIEW, TX)

Amtrak stations near Tatum:

  • 18 miles: LONGVIEW (905 PACIFIC AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: MARSHALL (FOOT OF N. WASHINGTON AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tatum:

  • LeTourneau University (about 17 miles; Longview, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,357)
  • Kilgore College (about 21 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 43 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 44 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 45 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 49 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 51 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)

Public high school in Tatum:

  • TATUM H S (Students: 336, Location: 600 CRYSTAL FARM RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Tatum:

  • TATUM PRI (Students: 511, Location: 1200 N HILL ST, Grades: PK-2)
  • TATUM MIDDLE (Students: 434, Location: 410 N HILL ST, Grades: 6-8)
  • TATUM EL (Students: 226, Location: 1525 N HILL ST, Grades: 3-5)
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Notable locations in Tatum: Tatum on the Santa Fe Museum (A), Tatum Volunteer Fire Department - First Responders (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Tatum: First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rusk 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 2013 was 83.7. This is about average.

City:

83.7
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.68. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.68
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.83
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.5%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.4% for Black residents, 32.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.6%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
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: 0.0% of all households

Tatum, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Tatum (2011 data):

  • Citizens National Bank: Tatum Branch at Highway 149, branch established on 1989/10/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $896.9 mil, Deposits: $784.3 mil, headquarters in Henderson, TX, positive income, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Henderson Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • Texas Bank: Tatum Branch at 230 West Johnson Street, branch established on 1988/11/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $290.5 mil, Deposits: $255.5 mil, headquarters in Henderson, TX, positive income, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Henderson Texas Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Texas average:

14.4

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

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Religion statistics for Tatum city (based on Rusk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,65176
Catholic3,4583
Mainline Protestant2,52423
Black Protestant1,73612
Other5251
None28,436-
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: 8
Rusk County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Rusk County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Rusk County:

5.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Rusk County:

28.9%
Texas:

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

16.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.6%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.6%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Tatum:

29.0
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tatum:

20.8%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Tatum:

11.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.8%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Tatum:

54.4%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Tatum:

79.0%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tatum, 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 1$2,898$34,7760$0
Other Government Administration 6$31$620$0
Judicial and Legal 2$2,725$16,3500$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$6,763$27,0522$2,670
Water Supply 2$5,392$32,3520$0
Totals for Government 14$17,809$15,2652$2,670

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $258,000 ($186.55)
    Financial Administration: $167,000 ($120.75)
    Police Protection: $154,000 ($111.35)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($5.06)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($1.45)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $214,000 ($154.74)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($11.57)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $88,000 ($63.63)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($2.89)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $271,000 ($195.95)
  • Tax - Property: $75,000 ($54.23)
    Total General Sales: $75,000 ($54.23)
    Public Utilities: $32,000 ($23.14)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $340,000 ($245.84)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $270,000 ($195.23)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $270,000 ($195.23)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $340,000 ($245.84)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $120,000 ($86.77)

7.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,316 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
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 Gregg County, TX  2.13% ($42,040 average AGI)
from Smith County, TX  0.77% ($32,302)
from Dallas County, TX  0.32% ($28,604)


7.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,300 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.21%
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 Gregg County, TX  2.05% ($41,048 average AGI)
to Smith County, TX  0.85% ($35,094)
to Harrison County, TX  0.31% ($40,400)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tatum:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KWRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HENDERSON, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KGAS (1590 AM; 3 kW; CARTHAGE, TX; Owner: JERRY T. HANSZEN)
  • KEES (1430 AM; 5 kW; GLADEWATER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KFRO (1370 AM; 1 kW; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tatum:

  • KNUE (101.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KXAL-FM (100.3 FM; TATUM, TX; Owner: HUNT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPXI (100.7 FM; OVERTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KGAS-FM (104.3 FM; CARTHAGE, TX; Owner: HANSZEN BROADCASTING)
  • KKTX-FM (96.1 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIXK (99.3 FM; WHITE OAK, TX; Owner: REYNOLDS RADIO, INC.)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMHT-FM (103.9 FM; MARSHALL, TX; Owner: HANSZEN BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KTUX (98.9 FM; CARTHAGE, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRUF (94.5 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCUL-FM (92.3 FM; MARSHALL, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS CORP.-NY)
  • KTAL-FM (98.1 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KBJS (90.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS MEDIA ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTYL-FM (93.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXKS-FM (93.7 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFRO-FM (95.3 FM; GILMER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KDAQ (89.9 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: BD. SUP. LA ST. UNIV. & AGRIC. MECH.)
  • KTPB (88.7 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: KILGORE JUNIOR COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Tatum:

  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KFXK (Channel 51; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLPN-LP (Channel 58; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
  • KLSB-TV (Channel 19; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Owner: KLSB ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KLTS-TV (Channel 24; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K59GO (Channel 59; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KLGV-LP (Channel 10; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Tatum fatal accident list:

May 30, 2002 05:13 PM, Sr-149, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 11, 1995 09:21 PM, 43, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Mar 5, 1994 11:55 PM, I49, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 10, 1978 11:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • 13,380Total average daily traffic
  • 2,416Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Tatum, TX)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tatum)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: GOLDEN CIRCLE AIR T-BIRD II ULTRALIGHT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 5606Q , Serial Number: JES3
    Registrant (Individual): James E Smith, 1660 Crystal Farms Rd, Tatum, TX 75691
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/21/1966
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172P (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 65180 , Serial Number: 17275702, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 03/17/1982
    Registrant (Corporation): Krs Express Inc, 1155 E Johnson St, Tatum, TX 75691
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 421C (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GTSI0-520-F-K (435 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 85KS , Serial Number: 421C0525, Year manufactured: 1978
    Registrant (Corporation): Krs Express Inc, 1155 E Johnson St, Tatum, TX 75691

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Service Call: 1
Most common first names in Tatum, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2879.5 years
James2669.4 years
John2374.1 years
William2075.9 years
Joe1474.5 years
Robert1366.2 years
Henry1174.4 years
George1070.3 years
Charles1070.1 years
Jessie978.1 years
Most common last names in Tatum, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams3778.7 years
Jones1878.6 years
Smith1777.2 years
Adams1679.7 years
Brown1372.7 years
Young1276.3 years
Kuykendall1177.8 years
Johnson1183.1 years
Redmon1080.6 years
Beckworth979.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

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

Businesses in Tatum, TX

  • FedEx: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Tatum compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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