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Population in 2012: 364 (32% urban, 68% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.2%
 

Males: 195  (53.8%)
Females: 169  (46.2%)

Median resident age:  38.6 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 75647.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $70,359 (it was $38,750 in 2000)
Union Grove:

$70,359
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,819

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $129,301 (it was $68,800 in 2000)
Union Grove:

$129,301
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $122,378; Detached houses: $130,202; Mobile homes: $71,316

Median gross rent in 2012: $769.

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  • White alone - 339 (95.0%)
  • Black alone - 13 (3.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.8%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.3%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Union Grove: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: United States (23.8%), English (13.9%), German (13.5%), Irish (12.2%), French (4.3%), Dutch (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.96 square miles.

Population density: 380 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Union Grove:

  • High school or higher: 94.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Union Grove city:

  • Never married: 14.2%
  • Now married: 74.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,317 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $506 (0.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (10.4 miles , pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (66.9 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (110.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Warren City, TX (1.4 miles ), East Mountain, TX (1.8 miles ), Gladewater, TX (1.9 miles ), Clarksville City, TX (2.0 miles ), White Oak, TX (2.2 miles ), Liberty City, TX (3.1 miles ), Longview, TX (3.2 miles ), Gilmer, TX (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 32.58 N, Longitude: 94.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.8%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +77 (+28.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Retail trade (36%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (24%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Educational services (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (16%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (11%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (9%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (16%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Union Grove-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 243% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/1/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the Union Grove city center injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/1/1979, a category F3 tornado 6.4 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Union Grove-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Upshur County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 3, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Union Grove:

  • TENERY STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; GLADEWATER, TX)
  • GLADEWATER HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GLADEWATER, TX)
  • TEXAN NURSING AND REHAB OF GLADEWATER LLC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; GLADEWATER, TX)

Amtrak station near Union Grove:

  • 13 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.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Union Grove:

  • LeTourneau University (about 14 miles; Longview, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,187)
  • Kilgore College (about 15 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 2,977)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 28 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 4,172)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 28 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 6,186)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 62 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 2,707)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 69 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 10,307)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 72 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,639)

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Upshur County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 23.3. This is better than average.
City:

23.3
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.31. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.31
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.42. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

5.42
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

27.4
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 11.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

11.6
U.S.:

11.4


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 2.5%
(2.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Union Grove, TX

Union Grove compared to Texas state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Union Grove travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (84%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Union Grove city (based on Upshur County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.53%
Here56.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristCatholic Church
Adherents48.3%20.2%7.7%7.1%6.7%
Congregations27.9%20.9%12.8%18.6%3.5%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of GodAmerican Baptist AssociationChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Other
Adherents6.0%1.4%1.1%0.6%0.8%
Congregations3.5%3.5%2.3%2.3%4.7%
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 grocery stores: 3
This county:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Upshur County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Upshur County:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
This county:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Upshur County:

3.70 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.3%
Texas:

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

14.6%
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


9.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,064 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.06%
Texas average:

8.37%

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


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Gregg County, TX  3.28% ($35,029 average AGI)
from Smith County, TX  0.43% ($29,800)
from Harrison County, TX  0.38% ($27,400)


9.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,864 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.19%
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 Gregg County, TX  2.97% ($31,358 average AGI)
to Wood County, TX  0.95% ($47,205)
to Smith County, TX  0.57% ($30,149)

Strongest AM radio stations in Union Grove:

  • KEES (1430 AM; 5 kW; GLADEWATER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBGE (1240 AM; 1 kW; KILGORE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • KWRD (1470 AM; 5 kW; HENDERSON, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KFRO (1370 AM; 1 kW; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Union Grove:

  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KTAA (90.7 FM; BIG SANDY, TX; Owner: INSTITUTE IN BASIC LIFE PRINCIPLES, INC.)
  • KFRO-FM (95.3 FM; GILMER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KIXK (99.3 FM; WHITE OAK, TX; Owner: REYNOLDS RADIO, INC.)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KKTX-FM (96.1 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNUE (101.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBLZ (102.7 FM; WINONA, TX; Owner: S.O. 2,000, LC)
  • KTPB (88.7 FM; KILGORE, TX; Owner: KILGORE JUNIOR COLLEGE)
  • KPXI (100.7 FM; OVERTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBJS (90.3 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS MEDIA ASSOCIATION, INC.)
  • KTYL-FM (93.1 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KGLY (91.3 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KISX (107.3 FM; WHITEHOUSE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDVE (103.1 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KXAL-FM (100.3 FM; TATUM, TX; Owner: HUNT BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Union Grove:

  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)
  • KLPN-LP (Channel 58; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFXK (Channel 51; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLGV-LP (Channel 10; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KLSB-TV (Channel 19; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Owner: KLSB ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KTPN-LP (Channel 48; TYLER, TX; Owner: WARWICK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K20DL (Channel 20; TYLER, TX; Owner: PROGRESSIVE CABLE COMMUNICATIONS)

Union Grove fatal accident list:

Jan 29, 2010 04:50 PM, Us-271, Pointpleasant, Lat: 32.58361111, Lon: -94.91745556, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Feb 20, 2002 07:00 AM, Us-271, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 22, 1999 06:15 PM, Us-271, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Sep 4, 1997 03:35 PM, Fm1844, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 1, 1996 03:05 AM, 271, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1



FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • SHAFFER TOWER, From Temple Tx S On I35 To Fm 2484 W 8 Mi To Eagle Nest Rd & .25 Mi To Site (Lat: 30.985722 Lon: -97.632222), Overall height: 152.1 m, Call Sign: WPOT376
    Assigned Frequencies: 6583.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/14/2009, Expiration Date: 04/05/2019
    Registrant: Bell County Communications, 708 W. Ave. O, Belton, TX 76513, Phone: (254) 933-5500, Fax: (254) 933-5937, Email:


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17

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