Westminster, Texas

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Population in 2010: 861. Population change since 2000: +120.8%
Males: 534  (62.1%)
Females: 327  (37.9%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 75409.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,454 (it was $42,083 in 2000)
Westminster:

$51,454
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,237 (it was $17,248 in 2000)

Westminster city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $46,707 (it was $56,700 in 2000)
Westminster:

$46,707
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $97,083; Detached houses: $112,609; Mobile homes: $62,624
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  • White alone - 677 (78.6%)
  • Hispanic - 167 (19.4%)
  • Two or more races - 9 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.6%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Westminster: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (15.5%), English (14.4%), United States (13.6%), German (6.4%), Norwegian (6.1%), Dutch (5.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.82 square miles.

Population density: 474 people per square mile   (low).

Westminster,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Westminster:

  • High school or higher: 49.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Westminster city:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 44.2%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 19.9%

35 residents are foreign born

This city:  4.1%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Westminster, Texas as of May 24, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Westminster to the number of sex offenders is 287 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $538 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $408 (1.0%)

Westminster satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McKinney, TX (15.6 miles , pop. 54,369).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (27.3 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (43.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Blue Ridge, TX (2.2 miles ), Anna, TX (2.4 miles ), Trenton, TX (2.8 miles ), Melissa, TX (3.0 miles ), Van Alstyne, TX (3.0 miles ), Whitewright, TX (3.4 miles ), Weston, TX (3.4 miles ), Tom Bean, TX (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.36 N, Longitude: 96.45 W

Westminster household income distribution Westminster home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.0%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (35%)
  • Construction (32%)
  • Information (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (16%)
  • Information (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9%)
  • Carpenters (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (9%)
  • Child care workers (8%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)

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

Average climate in Westminster, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Westminster-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 143% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/9/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the Westminster city center killed 3 people and injured 10 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 10/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 8.7 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Westminster-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 90.3 miles away from the city center
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 251.0 miles away from Westminster 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 118.2 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 149.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 117.2 miles away from Westminster center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 272.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Collin County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 8

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Westminster:

  • ABACUS HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MELISSA, TX)
  • MEADOWBROOK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; VAN ALSTYNE, TX)
  • LEONARD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LEONARD, TX)
  • NORTH PARK HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MCKINNEY, TX)
  • PAVILION NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MCKINNEY, TX)
  • THE PALLIATIVE HOSPICE CENTER (Hospital, about 14 miles away; MCKINNEY, TX)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES OF MCKINNEY (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; MCKINNEY, TX)

Airports located in Westminster:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westminster:

  • Collin County Community College District (about 18 miles; McKinney, TX; Full-time enrollment: 18,044)
  • Grayson College (about 27 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 31 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 33 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • Richland College (about 35 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)
  • Brookhaven College (about 38 miles; Farmers Branch, TX; FT enrollment: 6,868)
  • Eastfield College (about 40 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)

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

Churches in Westminster include: Crossroads Church (A), Sedalia Church (B), West Shady Grove Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Westminster Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Soil Conservation Service Site 3 Reservoir (A), Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Reservoir (B), Soil Conservation Service Site 13 Reservoir (C), Soil Conservation Service Site 14 Reservoir (D), Soil Conservation Service Site 15 Reservoir (E), Soil Conservation Service Site 16 Reservoir (F), Soil Conservation Service Site 38 Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Wolf Run Creek (A), Elm Grove Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Collin 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 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

74

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 4.79. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.79
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.1
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.5%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

10.4%
Whole state:

15.4%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This city:

5.2%
Whole state:

6.7%

Westminster compared to Texas state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (75%)
  • Utility gas (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Westminster city (based on Collin County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.67%
Here: 53.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentJewish
Adherents34.1%29.9%11.4%3.1%2.6%
Congregations3.2%29.9%10.4%2.0%1.2%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchMuslim EstimateChurches of ChristEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents2.5%2.2%1.9%1.5%10.9%
Congregations7.2%1.2%10.4%2.0%32.7%
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: 77
Collin County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 53
Collin County:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 215
Collin County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 478
Here:

6.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Collin County:

24.0%
Texas:

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

15.3%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

10.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($58,630 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.28%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($410 average AGI)
Collin County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Dallas County, TX  3.29% ($51,489 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  1.27% ($59,155)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.43% ($48,405)


8.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,687 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.80%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($705 average AGI)
Collin County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Dallas County, TX  2.74% ($47,055 average AGI)
to Denton County, TX  1.31% ($54,277)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.41% ($48,254)

Strongest AM radio stations in Westminster:

  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • 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.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 12 kW; DENTON, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westminster:

  • KXEZ (92.1 FM; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS-TEXAS, INC.)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KHYI (95.3 FM; HOWE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS - TEXAS, INC.)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFYZ-FM (98.3 FM; BONHAM, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX LICO, INC.)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KMKT (93.1 FM; BELLS, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KTDK (104.1 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KLAK (97.5 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KIKT (93.5 FM; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Westminster:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KNOK-LP (Channel 43; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: IGLESIA JESU CHRISTO ES MI REFUGIO, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
Westminster, Texas:
  • Fatal accident count: 19
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 39
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 19
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 63
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Texas average:
  • Fatal accident count: 177
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 268
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 51
  • Fatalities: 194
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 461
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 26
See more detailed statistics of Westminster fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Westminster)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • WESTMINSTER, 411 East Houston (Lat: 33.363000 Lon: -96.457806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQOH383
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/27/2011, Expiration Date: 09/27/2021, Certifier: Kris Mcelroy
    Registrant: Rhio Communications, Inc., 1026 West Main, Durant, OK 74701, Phone: (580) 713-0065, Fax: (580) 924-5900, Email:
  • WESTMINSTER, 411 Farm Market 2862 (Lat: 33.363000 Lon: -96.457917), Type: Tank, Structure height: 43.3 m, Overall height: 45.4 m, Call Sign: WQPE724
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/25/2012, Expiration Date: 04/25/2022, 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:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1043S , Serial Number: 172-68679, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 02/24/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Purpose For Peace Ltd, 7790 Country Rd 530, Westminster, TX 75409

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$148,6103$164,2938$184,8991$52,1901$102,5701$102,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$126,1700$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$79,8101$213,8904$147,4051$47,3301$202,5101$48,860
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$148,6530$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$180,8600$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0301.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$148,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$93,550
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0301.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
Most common first names in Westminster, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James271.0 years
Linda250.0 years
Mary270.0 years
Wanda276.0 years
Most common last names in Westminster, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hood474.0 years
French270.0 years
Cook276.0 years
Brown250.5 years
Newsom280.5 years
Reed265.0 years
Wilder266.0 years
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