Tool, Texas

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Population in 2013: 2,242 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.5%
 
Males: 1,213  (54.1%)
Females: 1,029  (45.9%)
Median resident age:  52.3 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 75163.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,489 (it was $32,679 in 2000)
Tool:

$35,489
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,045 (it was $19,507 in 2000)

Tool city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $87,305 (it was $64,200 in 2000)
Tool:

$87,305
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $890.

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  • Races in Tool, TX (2013)

    Tool races chart
    • 2,36788.7%White alone
    • 2087.8%Hispanic
    • 311.2%American Indian alone
    • 271.0%Black alone
    • 230.9%Asian alone
    • 40.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tool: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (34.6%), Irish (9.2%), English (8.0%), German (6.4%), Dutch (2.8%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.61 square miles.

Population density: 621 people per square mile   (low).

Tool,TX real estate house value index trend

Tool, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Tool:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 56.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tool city:

  • Never married: 16.1%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

20 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Tool, Texas as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tool to the number of sex offenders is 323 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,502 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,143 (1.2%)

Tool satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (43.1 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (50.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Enchanted Oaks, TX (2.0 miles ), Gun Barrel City, TX (2.0 miles ), Seven Points, TX (2.1 miles ), Cedar Creek Lake, TX (2.1 miles ), Payne Springs, TX (2.1 miles ), Mabank, TX (2.7 miles ), Caney City, TX (3.0 miles ), Star Harbor, TX (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 18 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $97,900
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $88,800
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,700
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $79,300
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $172,200
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $187,300
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $121,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.28 N, Longitude: 96.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

Tool household income distribution Tool home values distribution

Crime rates in Tool by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.040.10.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000001100N/A
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.040.741.10.00.0N/A
Robberies 1012000000000
per 100,000 43.00.042.784.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 1417101419755142137
per 100,000 601.6715.2426.8589.7771.4277.7200.4203.3569.882.243.7131.8309.2
Burglaries 22333133332522124020202813
per 100,000 945.41,388.31,323.11,390.11,339.8991.7881.8488.01,628.0821.7874.51,229.7574.2
Thefts 49464751443035265346423531
per 100,000 2,105.71,935.22,006.02,148.31,786.41,190.01,402.81,057.32,157.11,889.91,836.51,537.11,369.3
Auto thefts 56122563241113
per 100,000 214.9252.4512.284.2203.0238.0120.281.3162.841.143.743.9132.5
Arson 0020100000000
per 100,000 0.00.085.40.040.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 313.1351.6324.7346.8349.5199.4257.8128.7374.5193.3152.9184.7174.2

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Crime rate in Tool detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.65
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +571 (+33.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Tool, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tool-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 106% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Tool city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.6 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tool-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% 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 272.4 miles away from the city center
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 165.3 miles away from Tool 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 447.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 191.0 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 303.2 miles away from Tool 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 305.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Henderson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Tool:

  • CARING HEARTS HOSPICE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; GUN BARREL CITY, TX)
  • MABANK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MABANK, TX)
  • LIGHTED PATHWAYS HEALTH SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SEVEN POINTS, TX)
  • KERENS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; KERENS, TX)
  • KERENS SOUTHWOOD INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; KERENS, TX)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING SERVICES AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • WEE CARE CONNECTION HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tool:

  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 20 miles; Athens, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,333)
  • Navarro College (about 24 miles; Corsicana, TX; FT enrollment: 7,711)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 42 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Eastfield College (about 47 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • El Centro College (about 51 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 53 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • Mountain View College (about 53 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)

Public elementary/middle school in Tool:

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Notable location: Tool Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Tool: Providence Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Henderson 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 2012 was 79.9. This is about average.

City:

79.9
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.81. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.81
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.712. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.712
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.4
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.7%
(19.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Tool 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (83%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tool city (based on Henderson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,143122
Catholic8,5604
Mainline Protestant3,93623
Black Protestant8486
Other5633
None38,482-
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: 13
Henderson County:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Henderson County:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Henderson County:

3.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 43
Here:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Henderson County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

11.2%
State:

15.7%
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 5$16,322$39,1730$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$9,989
Judicial and Legal 5$22,213$53,3110$0
Police Protection - Officers 8$24,246$36,3690$0
Streets and Highways 4$7,773$23,3190$0
Other and Unallocable 8$16,505$24,7580$0
Totals for Government 30$87,059$34,82410$9,989

Tool government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $254,000 ($113.29)
    Regular Highways: $175,000 ($78.06)
    General - Other: $113,000 ($50.40)
    Central Staff Services: $62,000 ($27.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $31,000 ($13.83)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($5.35)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $6,000 ($2.68)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,000 ($1.34)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.45)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $1,000 ($0.45)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $290,000 ($129.35)

Tool government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $77,000 ($34.34)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.45)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($0.45)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.45)
  • Tax - Property: $452,000 ($201.61)
    Public Utilities Sales: $100,000 ($44.60)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $54,000 ($24.09)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $23,000 ($10.26)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($0.89)

Tool government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $132,000 ($58.88)

8.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,655 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.16%
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 Smith County, TX  1.09% ($32,746 average AGI)
from Kaufman County, TX  1.09% ($30,694)
from Dallas County, TX  1.01% ($41,413)


7.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,343 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
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 Smith County, TX  1.26% ($33,124 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  0.86% ($72,005)
to Kaufman County, TX  0.86% ($30,416)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tool:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVCI (1510 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CANTON, TX; Owner: CANTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tool:

  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; MALAKOFF, TX; Owner: CEDAR CREEK RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tool:

  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
Tool fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Tool fatal accident list:

Dec 19, 2010 01:40 AM, Sr-274, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 30, 2009 08:47 PM, Sr-274, Lat: 32.30223, Lon: -96.19835, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 1, 2005 07:54 PM, Sr-274, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 8, 1997 04:00 AM, 274, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 15, 1993 01:36 PM, 274, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 27, 1988 12:00 AM, 274, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 6, 1988 08:33 PM, Willwhiter, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Tool)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • N Of Int Of Fm 3225 & Sh 274 (Lat: 32.274306 Lon: -96.171361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 52 m, Call Sign: WPHA450
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.287 MHz, 929.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/19/2000, Expiration Date: 06/19/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2001, Certifier: Donna Comer
    Registrant: Paging Network Of America Inc, 1500 International Pkwy, Suite 300, Richardson, TX 75081, Phone: (972) 801-0304, Fax: (972) 801-0330

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 10.1 Mi N Of Int Hwy 31 & 274 In (Lat: 32.288194 Lon: -96.178028), Call Sign: WGR419, Licensee ID: L00086381
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.030 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/12/2000, Expiration Date: 10/09/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2006
    Registrant: City Of Tool, Rt 6 Box 643, Kemp, TX 75143, Phone: (214) 432-3522
  • 6613 Ashby Lane (Lat: 32.242500 Lon: -96.144167), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.2 m, Call Sign: KUQ560
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/20/2005, Expiration Date: 04/18/2015, Certifier: Anthony Allison
    Registrant: Henderson County Sheriffs Department, 206a N. Murchison St, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 675-5128, Fax: (903) 677-6344, Email:
  • State Hwy 274 (Lat: 32.242500 Lon: -96.144167), Type: Mast, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WQFH782
    Assigned Frequencies: 406.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/19/2006, Expiration Date: 07/19/2016, Certifier: David Marshall
    Registrant: Tarrant Regional Water District, 808 E Northside Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76102, Phone: (817) 335-2491, Fax: (817) 529-0770, Email:
  • 10.1 Mi N Of Int Hwy 31 & 274 In (Lat: 32.288194 Lon: -96.178028), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQHX832
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.030 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/28/2007, Expiration Date: 11/28/2017, Certifier: Warren Loscuito
    Registrant: Washington Radio Reports, 1588 Fairfield Road Ste 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325-7252, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:
  • Lat: 32.276778 Lon: -96.177611, Call Sign: WQPT499
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.940 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/10/2012, Expiration Date: 08/10/2022, Certifier: Frank Todd
    Registrant: Spectrum License Consultants, Inc., 6713 Club Meadows Dr, Amarillo, TX 79124, Phone: (806) 352-4810, Fax: (806) 352-4830, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Cedar Creek Office, 6613 Ashby Lane (Lat: 32.242500 Lon: -96.144167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.2 m, Call Sign: WNTN421
    Assigned Frequencies: 6765.00 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, 6785.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/22/2012, Expiration Date: 06/18/2022
    Registrant: Tarrant Regional Water District, 808 E Northside Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76102, Phone: (817) 335-2491, Fax: (817) 529-0770, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: KB5WLW
    Grant Date: 12/22/1992, Expiration Date: 12/22/2002, Cancellation Date: 12/23/2004
    Registrant: Bobby D Kerr, Rt 6 Box 322 Oak Shore Dr, Tool, TX 75143
  • Call Sign: KC5AMP, Licensee ID: L00142641
    Grant Date: 02/28/2003, Expiration Date: 05/18/2013, Certifier: Herbert A Brydon
    Registrant: Herbert A Brydon, 1300 Royal Circle, Tool, TX 75143
  • Call Sign: WA5LPA
    Grant Date: 07/13/1994, Expiration Date: 07/13/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/14/2006
    Registrant: Kennith W Rushing, 103 Lakeway Blvd, Tool, TX 75143
  • Call Sign: WB5VNV, Licensee ID: L00814463
    Grant Date: 02/17/2004, Expiration Date: 05/10/2014, Certifier: Glenda D Rushing
    Registrant: Glenda D Rushing, 103 Lakeway Blvd, Tool, TX 75143
  • Call Sign: KF5HIU, Licensee ID: L01576141
    Grant Date: 06/14/2010, Expiration Date: 06/14/2020, Certifier: Mark W Stanley
    Registrant: Mark W Stanley, 827 Heatherwoods Dr, Tool, TX 75143
  • Call Sign: KF5HQQ, Licensee ID: L01579422
    Grant Date: 06/28/2010, Expiration Date: 06/28/2020, Certifier: Kathryn E Stanley
    Registrant: Kathryn E Stanley, 827 Heatherwoods Dr, Tool, TX 75143
  • Call Sign: KF5PXP, Licensee ID: L01707518
    Grant Date: 05/02/2012, Expiration Date: 05/02/2022, Certifier: Dustin R Conner
    Registrant: Dustin R Conner, 425 Ridgewood Drive, Tool, TX 75143

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4434J , Serial Number: 28-22838, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 03/17/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Philip T Donaldson, 125 Shore Line Dr, Tool, TX 75143

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$49,55012$112,43917$132,1412$14,37511$143,025
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$96,7002$93,0550$01$37,900
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$41,05510$93,1102$8,9851$141,680
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$40,4005$86,9240$01$76,340
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9508.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$93,4731$79,3901$125,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9508.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 46
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Tool

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

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