Texhoma, Texas

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Population in 2014: 343 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.5%
 
Males: 193  (56.4%)
Females: 150  (43.6%)
Median resident age:  46.2 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 73949.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,181 (it was $35,938 in 2000)
Texhoma:

$51,181
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $32,188 (it was $16,183 in 2000)

Texhoma city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $77,725 (it was $47,600 in 2000)
Texhoma:

$77,725
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $528.

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  • Races in Texhoma, TX (2010)

    Texhoma races chart
    • 26376.0%White alone
    • 7521.7%Hispanic
    • 41.2%Two or more races
    • 30.9%Black alone
    • 10.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Texhoma: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.3%), United States (10.6%), English (7.5%), Irish (7.5%), French (2.7%), Dutch (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.89 square miles.

Population density: 181 people per square mile   (very low).

Texhoma, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Texhoma:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Texhoma city:

  • Never married: 18.3%
  • Now married: 70.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 7.6%

11 residents are foreign born (4.0% Latin America, 2.9% Asia).

This city:

4.0%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Texhoma, Texas as of May 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Texhoma to the number of sex offenders is 346 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $909 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $694 (1.1%)

Texhoma satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (89.8 miles , pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (232.1 miles , pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (382.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Texhoma, OK (0.7 miles ), Goodwell, OK (3.3 miles ), West Texas, OK (4.1 miles ), Stratford, TX (4.4 miles ), Guymon, OK (4.6 miles ), Gruver, TX (5.2 miles ), Optima, OK (5.5 miles ), Sunray, TX (5.8 miles ).

Latitude: 36.50 N, Longitude: 101.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

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

2.8%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +82 (+28.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (21%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (3%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Retail trade (51%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Texhoma, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Texhoma-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 18% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.6 miles away from the Texhoma city center .

On 6/9/1971, a category F4 tornado 29.0 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Texhoma-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.7 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 168.0 miles away from Texhoma center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 246.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/2007 at 14:34:38, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.4 MW, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 176.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/5/2001 at 10:52:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 163.1 miles away from Texhoma center
On 3/22/2004 at 12:09:56, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 171.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sherman County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Texhoma topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Texhoma:

  • Amarillo College (about 91 miles; Amarillo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,622)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 106 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 160 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 183 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 185 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,126)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 187 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 199 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 5,993)

Public high school in Texhoma:

  • TEXHOMA EL (Students: 373, Location: 4TH AND DENVER, Grades: PK-12)
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Sherman County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.7%
(25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.3% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.6%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Texhoma city (based on Sherman County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,4337
Mainline Protestant4652
Catholic3031
Other--
None833-
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 convenience stores (with gas): 1
Sherman County:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Here:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Sherman County:

26.2%
Texas:

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

10.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Texhoma:

47.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.6%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.0
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.1%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Texhoma:

12.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Texhoma:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Texhoma:

54.1%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Texhoma:

77.2%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Texhoma, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$687
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,506
Totals for Government 0$0 2$2,193

8.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,254 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.31%
Texas average:

7.14%

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

8.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,863 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.99%
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 Moore County, TX  1.35% ($34,364 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Texhoma:

  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSCB (1270 AM; 5 kW; LIBERAL, KS; Owner: SEWARD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KKZN (760 AM; 50 kW; THORNTON, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMXA (1090 AM; 50 kW; AURORA, CO; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Texhoma:

  • K215CV (90.9 FM; GUYMON, OK; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKBS (92.7 FM; GUYMON, OK; Owner: MLS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRDF-FM (98.3 FM; SPEARMAN, TX; Owner: SPEARHEAD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPSU (91.7 FM; GOODWELL, OK; Owner: PANHANDLE STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Texhoma:

  • K58AC (Channel 58; TEXHOMA - GUYMON, OK; Owner: TEXHOMA TV TRANSLATORS, INC.)
  • K60AG (Channel 60; TEXHOMA - GUYMON, OK; Owner: TEXHOMA TV TRANSLATORS, INC.)
  • K62AD (Channel 62; TEXHOMA - GUYMON, OK; Owner: TEXHOMA TV TRANSLATORS, INC.)
  • K28GI (Channel 63; GUYMON, OK; Owner: GUYMON TV TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K57HY (Channel 57; GUYMON, OK; Owner: GUYMON TV TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K30FY (Channel 30; GUYMON, OK; Owner: GUYMON TV TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K59GF (Channel 59; GUYMON, ETC., OK; Owner: GUYMON TV TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K38BU (Channel 38; GRUVER, TX; Owner: HANSFORD COUNTY TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K40DD (Channel 40; GRUVER, TX; Owner: HANSFORD COUNTY TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K42CF (Channel 42; GRUVER, TX; Owner: HANSFORD COUNTY TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K44CC (Channel 44; GRUVER, TX; Owner: HANSFORD CO. TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)

Texhoma fatal accident list:

Jun 25, 1994 06:30 AM, 54, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 20, 1983 09:57 PM, 54, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 1981 09:12 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Texhoma)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1000 Denver Ave (Lat: 36.494472 Lon: -101.771556), Call Sign: KTN251, Licensee ID: L00090447
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.220 MHzGrant Date: 03/12/2002, Expiration Date: 03/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2012Registrant: Texhoma Independent Schools, Box 709, Texhoma, TX 73949, Phone: (806) 827-7322

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • TEXHOMA, 19.3 Km Sse On Hwy 15 (Lat: 36.327250 Lon: -101.715167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WNEX280
    Assigned Frequencies: 6615.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6546.25 MHz, 6551.25 MHzGrant Date: 11/27/2008, Expiration Date: 01/13/2019, Certifier: Ronald D ObermuellerRegistrant: Dorsey & Whitney LLP, 50 South Sixth Street, Suite 1500, Minneapolis, MN 55402, Phone: (612) 492-6185, Fax: (612) 545-4183, Email:
  • Coldwater, 19.3 Km Sse On Hwy 15 (Lat: 36.327222 Lon: -101.715278), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 70.1 m, Call Sign: WQWE390
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.418 MHz, 952.418 MHzGrant Date: 07/30/2015, Expiration Date: 07/30/2025, Certifier: Ronald D ObermuellerRegistrant: Dorsey & Whitney LLP, 50 South Sixth Street, Suite 1500, Minneapolis, MN 55042, Phone: (612) 340-2600, Fax: (613) 545-4183, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (15%)

Texhoma compared to Texas state average:

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