Union Valley, Texas

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Population in 2019: 398 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Males: 181  (45.7%)
Females: 217  (54.3%)
Median resident age:

46.6 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Estimated median household income in 2019: $58,063
Union Valley:

$58,063
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,293

Union Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $133,300
Union Valley:

$133,300
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $229,962; detached houses: $266,694; mobile homes: $80,804
March 2019 cost of living index in Union Valley: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.9%
(5.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Union Valley, TX (2019)
    • 31483.7%White alone
    • 5213.9%Hispanic
    • 20.5%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: Irish (16.7%), American (11.3%), Scotch-Irish (9.4%), English (8.9%), European (6.4%), German (4.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

5 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Texas:

17.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $6,065 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,779 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (19.0 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (24.3 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (29.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Terrell, TX (1.7 miles ),
Oak Ridge, TX (2.0 miles ),
Post Oak Bend City, TX (2.1 miles ),
Talty, TX (2.4 miles ),
Kaufman, TX (2.8 miles ),
Elmo, TX (2.8 miles ),
Crandall, TX (3.2 miles ),
Forney, TX (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 32.70 N, Longitude: 96.30 W

Distribution of median household income in Union Valley, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Union Valley, TX in 2019

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $252,800
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $145,800
  • 2018: 5 buildings, average cost: $281,200
  • 2019: 7 buildings, average cost: $211,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Union Valley, TX residents
Average permit cost in Union Valley, TX
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
Texas:

8.0%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.1. This is about average.

City:

74.1
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.44. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.44
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.400. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.400
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.52. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.52
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Union Valley-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 136% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.6 miles away from the Union Valley city center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 3/11/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Union Valley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 447% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 197.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 260.3 miles away from Union Valley center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 124.9 miles away from Union Valley center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 260.4 miles away from Union Valley center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 229.6 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) earthquake occurred 136.0 miles away from Union Valley 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 Hunt County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Union Valley:

  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES TERRELL (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; TERRELL, TX)
  • SUNRISE HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; TERRELL, TX)
  • CARE TO YOU ENTERPRISES L L C (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; TERRELL, TX)
  • AMERICAN HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; TERRELL, TX)
  • TERRELL HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TERRELL, TX)
  • COLONIAL HOSPITAL INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; TERRELL, TX)
  • MEDICAL CENTER AT TERRELL SKILLED NURSING UNIT (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TERRELL, TX)

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

  • Eastfield College (about 23 miles; Mesquite, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,323)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 28 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Richland College (about 30 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)
  • El Centro College (about 30 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)
  • Southern Methodist University (about 30 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 9,150)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 33 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)
  • Mountain View College (about 36 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)

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

Hunt County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

85.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Union Valley:

Marital status in Union Valley, TX
  • Never married: 12.8%
  • Now married: 74.1%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 4.3%

For population 25 years and over in Union Valley:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Texas average:

13.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Union Valley, TX (based on Hunt County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant34,158140
Mainline Protestant4,69030
Catholic2,3613
Black Protestant1,66610
Other1,0025
None42,252-
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: 14
Hunt County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Hunt County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Here:

4.11 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Hunt County:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hunt County:

9.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hunt County:

28.9%
Texas:

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

17.1%
Texas:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
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$360
Totals for Government 0$0 1$360

Union Valley government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $9,000 ($22.61)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $51,000 ($128.14)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $19,000 ($47.74)
    Public Utilities Sales: $15,000 ($37.69)
    Other License: $2,000 ($5.03)
    Amusements License: $2,000 ($5.03)
    Amusements Sales: $2,000 ($5.03)

Union Valley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $75,000 ($188.44)

9.87% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,016 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.87%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($316 average AGI)
Hunt County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Dallas County, TX  2.11% ($44,772 average AGI)
from Collin County, TX  1.30% ($49,428)
from Rockwall County, TX  1.04% ($68,158)


7.88% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,072 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.88%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Dallas County, TX  1.38% ($32,525 average AGI)
to Collin County, TX  0.91% ($45,391)
to Rockwall County, TX  0.68% ($70,870)

Strongest AM radio stations in Union Valley:

  • 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.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPYK (1570 AM; 0 kW; TERRELL, TX; Owner: MOHNKERN ELECTRONICS, INC.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KHCK (1480 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KMRT-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KGGR (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRVA (1600 AM; 5 kW; COCKRELL HILL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Union Valley:

  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • 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.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • KEOM (88.5 FM; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: MESQUITE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Union Valley:

  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • 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.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • 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.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 272ft / 82.6mTotal length
  • $73,000Total costs
  • 75,810Total average daily traffic
  • 3,714Total average daily truck traffic
  • 109,820Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Union Valley, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 112000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Union Valley, TX

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 10614 CR 2450, Lat: 32.848056 Lon: -96.273056, Type: Mast, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WQSC976,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2013, Expiration Date: 09/04/2023, Certifier: Terry Darst, Registrant: Ants-Technology, Inc., 1105 E. Moore Ave, Terrell, TX 75160, Phone: (214) 878-2145, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KD0GIT, Licensee ID: L01460326, Grant Date: 12/04/2018, Expiration Date: 01/27/2029, Certifier: David M Green, Registrant: David M Green, 3770 County Road 2526, Union Valley, TX 75189

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of reported fires - 17 took place in 2017, and the least - 0 in 2006. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Union Valley, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (64.9%), and Structure Fires (29.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Union Valley, TX
    • 7264.9%Outside Fires
    • 3329.7%Structure Fires
    • 43.6%Other
    • 21.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Union Valley, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Union Valley, TX
  • 84.6%Electricity
  • 10.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.4%Utility gas
  • 1.7%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Union Valley, TX
  • 100.0%Electricity


Union Valley compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value above 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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