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Population in 2012: 346 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.7%
 

Males: 187  (54.3%)
Females: 159  (45.7%)

Median resident age:  39.2 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 73949.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,227 (it was $35,938 in 2000)
Texhoma:

$50,227
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,475

Texhoma city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $74,997 (it was $47,600 in 2000)
Texhoma:

$74,997
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $84,065; Detached houses: $92,181; Mobile homes: $54,724

Median gross rent in 2012: $475.

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  • White alone - 263 (76.0%)
  • Hispanic - 75 (21.7%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (1.2%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Texhoma: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (32.0%), English (9.7%), United States (9.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.3%), Irish (3.0%), French (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.89 square miles.

Population density: 183 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Texhoma:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Texhoma city:

  • Never married: 14.3%
  • Now married: 74.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

28 residents are foreign born (2.7% Asia).

This city:  9.6%
Texas:  16.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $914 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $564 (1.0%)

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

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +82 (+28.4%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (32%)
  • Construction (27%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Retail trade (41%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (24%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (21%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Texhoma-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 75% 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 89% 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 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.9 miles away from Texhoma center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/19/2002 at 12:14:20, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.3 miles away from Texhoma center
On 2/18/2006 at 05:49:41, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), 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, Tornado: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Texhoma:

  • Amarillo College (about 91 miles; Amarillo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,610)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 106 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 5,251)
  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 184 miles; Portales, NM; FT enrollment: 2,746)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 185 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,054)
  • Colorado State University-Pueblo (about 199 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 4,083)
  • Pueblo Community College (about 199 miles; Pueblo, CO; FT enrollment: 2,683)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 201 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 2,626)

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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 2012: 4.8%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.4% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races 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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Texhoma, TX

Texhoma compared to Texas state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Texhoma travel time to work - commute


Texhoma mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Electricity (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 104.36%
Here104.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents30.9%30.1%16.9%7.2%14.9%
Congregations10.0%10.0%20.0%10.0%50.0%
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 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%

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 0$0 1$532
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,250
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,782


7.24% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,250 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.24%
Texas average:

8.37%

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



9.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,423 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.00%
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 Moore County, TX  1.90% ($28,333 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:

9 (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 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/12/2002, Expiration Date: 03/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2012
    Registrant: Texhoma Independent Schools, Box 709, Texhoma, TX 73949, Phone: (806) 827-7322

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 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 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/27/2008, Expiration Date: 01/13/2019, Certifier: Ronald D Obermueller
    Registrant: Dorsey & Whitney LLP, 50 South Sixth Street, Suite 1500, Minneapolis, MN 55402, Phone: (612) 340-8899, Fax: (612) 340-8800, Email:


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