Venus, Texas

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Population in 2013: 3,129 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +243.8%
Males: 1,980  (63.3%)
Females: 1,149  (36.7%)
Median resident age:  35.5 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 76084.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $55,363 (it was $37,917 in 2000)
Venus:

$55,363
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,355 (it was $17,213 in 2000)

Venus town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $102,024 (it was $64,100 in 2000)
Venus:

$102,024
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $154,755; Detached houses: $177,258; Townhouses or other attached units: $162,149; In 2-unit structures: $108,505; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $110,772; Mobile homes: $67,064; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $51,057

Median gross rent in 2013: $731.

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  • Races in Venus, TX (2013)

    Venus races chart
    • 1,78158.1%White alone
    • 62520.4%Hispanic
    • 55918.2%Black alone
    • 902.9%Asian alone
    • 250.8%Two or more races
    • 190.6%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Venus: 93.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (10.7%), German (8.6%), United States (7.4%), English (6.0%), Dutch (3.4%), West Indian (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 673 feet

Land area: 2.28 square miles.

Population density: 1,371 people per square mile   (low).

Venus,TX real estate house value index trend

Venus, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Venus:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Venus town:

  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 18.1%

187 residents are foreign born (4.3% Latin America, 1.1% Asia).

This town:

6.0%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Venus, Texas as of February 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Venus to the number of sex offenders is 162 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,888 (2.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,181 (1.6%)

Venus satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Arlington, TX (19.1 miles , pop. 332,969).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (31.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Alvarado, TX (2.5 miles ), Midlothian, TX (2.8 miles ), Maypearl, TX (3.1 miles ), Mansfield, TX (3.2 miles ), Coyote Flats, TX (3.5 miles ), Grandview, TX (3.5 miles ), Briaroaks, TX (3.5 miles ), Rendon, TX (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 31 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 1999: 46 buildings, average cost: $58,900
  • 2000: 42 buildings, average cost: $66,600
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $60,600
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $73,900
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $80,300
  • 2004: 25 buildings, average cost: $74,800
  • 2005: 75 buildings, average cost: $62,800
  • 2006: 84 buildings, average cost: $65,400
  • 2007: 70 buildings, average cost: $98,800
  • 2008: 38 buildings, average cost: $91,000
  • 2009: 23 buildings, average cost: $86,600
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2011: 17 buildings, average cost: $92,100
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $99,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 32.43 N, Longitude: 97.11 W

Area codes: 972, 469

Venus household income distribution Venus home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Material moving occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Venus, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Venus, Texas average temperatures Venus, Texas average precipitation Venus, Texas humidity Venus, Texas wind speed Venus, Texas snowfall Venus, Texas sunshine Venus, Texas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Venus-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 144% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Venus town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 tornado 23.9 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Venus-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 78% 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 216.9 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 159.1 miles away from Venus 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 398.5 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 164.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 179.3 miles away from Venus center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 350.1 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 Johnson County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Venus topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Venus:

  • ALVARADO NURS HME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ALVARADO, TX)
  • OAK HOUSE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ALVARADO, TX)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHABILITATION-MANSF (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MANSFIELD, TX)
  • MANSFIELD NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MANSFIELD, TX)
  • WALNUT CREEK (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MANSFIELD, TX)
  • COE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; MANSFIELD, TX)
  • OMEGA HOME HEALTHCARE AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; MANSFIELD, TX)

Airports located in Venus:

Amtrak station near Venus:

  • 17 miles: CLEBURNE (502 E. HENDERSON ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Venus:

  • The University of Texas at Arlington (about 21 miles; Arlington, TX; Full-time enrollment: 27,453)
  • Dallas Baptist University (about 22 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,280)
  • Mountain View College (about 24 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 25 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Texas Christian University (about 25 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 9,131)
  • Tarrant County College District (about 26 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 33,775)
  • Hill College (about 29 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)

Public high schools in Venus:

Public elementary/middle schools in Venus:

See full list of schools located in Venus

Library in Venus:

  • JOE A HALL HIGH SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $135,317; Location: 12 BULLDOG DR; 19,411 books; 405 audio materials; 1,242 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 33 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

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

Johnson 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 97.3. This is worse than average.

City:

97.3
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 4.05. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.05
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.294. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.294
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 30.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 26.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.7%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.0% for Black residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 82.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  3.0 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
1,042 people in state prisons in 2010

Venus compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Banks with branches in Venus (2011 data):

  • Citizens National Bank of Texas: Citizens National Bank at 103 East Hwy 67, branch established on 2002/06/19. Info updated 2007/10/16: Bank assets: $565.0 mil, Deposits: $483.4 mil, headquarters in Waxahachie, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Venus town (based on Johnson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant55,674163
Mainline Protestant7,71118
Other2,0146
Catholic1,8781
Black Protestant8236
None82,834-
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: 15
Johnson County:

1.00 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Johnson County:

3.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 57
Here:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnson County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

13.7%
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 2$11,294$67,7641$1,791
Judicial and Legal 2$5,081$30,4860$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$16,494$39,5860$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,297$37,7820$0
Water Supply 1$2,194$26,3280$0
Totals for Government 12$41,360$41,3601$1,791

7.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,683 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.95%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($133 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tarrant County, TX  3.28% ($39,560 average AGI)
from Dallas County, TX  0.48% ($39,089)
from Ellis County, TX  0.20% ($38,790)


7.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,629 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($130 average AGI)
Johnson County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tarrant County, TX  3.36% ($37,095 average AGI)
to Dallas County, TX  0.40% ($31,444)
to Ellis County, TX  0.25% ($36,488)

Strongest AM radio stations in Venus:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 10 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNAX (1630 AM; 10 kW; FT. WORTH, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KLIF LICO, INC.)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Venus:

  • 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)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • 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)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVTT (91.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KNON (89.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AGAPE BROADCASTING FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Venus:

  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; DENTON, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KATA-LP (Channel 60; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • K26HF (Channel 26; BRITTON, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KHPK-LP (Channel 28; DE SOTO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • Venus, Texas
  • Fatal accident count7
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:2
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count187
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents285
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons56
  • Fatalities205
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents497
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents29
See more detailed statistics of Venus fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 6,310Total average daily traffic
  • 1,325Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,600Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Venus)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Hwy 157 2 Blks N Of 3rd St (Lat: 32.434583 Lon: -97.102778), Call Sign: WXR346
    Assigned Frequencies: 46.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/09/2013, Expiration Date: 05/09/2023
    Registrant: American Communications, 2321 Solona Street, Haltom City, TX 76117, Phone: (817) 831-3865, Fax: (817) 831-2350, Email:
  • ESTES PP, 1 Mi Sw Of Venus On Hwy 1807 (Lat: 32.406806 Lon: -97.094167), Type: Building, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WNQJ926
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.905 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/15/2004, Expiration Date: 10/02/2014
    Registrant: State Of Texas Tdcj Communications Facility, 823 Cline Street, Huntsville, TX 77340, Phone: (936) 437-8300, Fax: (936) 439-9790, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • VENUS, County Road 110, .5 Km West Of (Lat: 32.428750 Lon: -97.109444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146.3 m, Overall height: 152.4 m, Call Sign: WQKJ281
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 17815.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz... (+28 more)
    Grant Date: 06/09/2009, Expiration Date: 06/09/2019, Certifier: Jered R Sutton
    Registrant: Skybeam, 1200 Gambrell Road., Suite #100, Arlington, TX 76014, Phone: (817) 751-7483, Fax: (817) 751-7480, Email:
  • 809fb1, Lat: 32.470972 Lon: -97.121556, Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQLG433
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/13/2010, Expiration Date: 01/13/2020, Certifier: Thomas W Adams Jr
    Registrant: Digitex.Com, 1663 West Henderson St Suite 28, Cleburne, TX 76033, Phone: (817) 558-6230, Fax: (817) 558-1204, Email:
  • dtxvenus, Lat: 32.468667 Lon: -97.134417, Type: Nngtann, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQLG433
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/13/2010, Expiration Date: 01/13/2020, Certifier: Thomas W Adams Jr
    Registrant: Digitex.Com, 1663 West Henderson St Suite 28, Cleburne, TX 76033, Phone: (817) 558-6230, Fax: (817) 558-1204, Email:
  • VENUS, Rt. 2, Box 73-B, Venus, Tx (Lat: 32.433750 Lon: -97.130833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQOF977
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/14/2011, Expiration Date: 09/14/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/12/2013, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • VTO, Hudson Court (Lat: 32.402806 Lon: -97.123556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQOM405
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/15/2011, Expiration Date: 11/15/2021, Certifier: Robert A Alexander
    Registrant: Skybeam, 1200 Gambrell Rd., Suite #100, Arlington, TX 76014, Phone: (817) 751-7483, Fax: (817) 751-7480, Email:
  • HWY 67/FM 157, 10700 County Road 501 (Lat: 32.433833 Lon: -97.130833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 47 m, Call Sign: WQOX295
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/22/2012, Expiration Date: 02/22/2022, Certifier: John E Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms: A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7471, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Venus)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 17ZE , Serial Number: 18267336, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 11/12/1979
    Registrant (Individual): Bobby Gene Hughes, Po Box 570, Venus, TX 76084
  • Aircraft: BOEING A75N1(PT17) (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR W670 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4409N , Serial Number: 75-3361, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 07/10/1981
    Registrant (Individual): Gary Lee Pannell, Rr 2 Box 93b, Venus, TX 76084
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6976F , Serial Number: 15063576, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 03/24/1966
    Registrant (Individual): John S Wilson, 209 County Road 108b, Venus, TX 76084
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7023A , Serial Number: 29123, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 08/21/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Frank E Fowler, Po Box 144, Venus, TX 76084
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182Q (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 112 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 759AR , Serial Number: 18265843, Airworthiness Date: 07/25/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Harper Aviation LLC, 9050 S Fm 157, Venus, TX 76084
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8033F , Serial Number: 15064133, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/18/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Edd D Lane, 209 County Road 108b, Venus, TX 76084

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$119,2251$56,0502$105,1900$01$47,890
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$56,5600$01$170,3201$13,3001$41,410
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$90,0100$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0609.00 , 1304.08

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$85,550
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0609.00 , 1304.08

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 161
  • Hazardous Condition: 15
  • Service Call: 42
  • Good Intent Call: 20

Incident types - Venus

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Venus, TX
Most common first names in Venus, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2175.1 years
John1474.3 years
William1474.6 years
Robert1070.1 years
Mary878.4 years
Charles770.3 years
Henry673.5 years
Annie684.3 years
Joseph669.5 years
Thomas663.7 years
Most common last names in Venus, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jackson1181.9 years
Russell685.7 years
Shaw676.5 years
Morris678.5 years
Armstrong574.6 years
Brown576.2 years
Moore572.0 years
Smith574.2 years
Jones565.4 years
Flatt581.2 years

Businesses in Venus, TX

  • SONIC Drive-In: 1
  • Subway: 1
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