Whitewright, Texas

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Population in 2017: 1,678 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.6%
 
Males: 741  (44.2%)
Females: 937  (55.8%)
Median resident age:

37.2 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75491.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,640 (it was $33,194 in 2000)
Whitewright:

$50,640
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,779 (it was $16,137 in 2000)

Whitewright town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $113,781 (it was $55,300 in 2000)
Whitewright:

$113,781
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $110,272; detached houses: $111,958; mobile homes: $18,053

Median gross rent in 2017: $795.

March 2019 cost of living index in Whitewright: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.5%
(21.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.6% for Black residents, 12.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.4% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)
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  • Races in Whitewright, TX (2017)
    • 1,53383.4%White alone
    • 1749.5%Black alone
    • 251.4%Hispanic
    • 231.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 201.1%Two or more races
    • 90.5%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Whitewright, Texas as of August 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Whitewright is 165 to 1.


Crime rates in Whitewright by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(186.7)
1
(62.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(293.3)
5
(305.3)
6
(367.2)
6
(373.4)
10
(620.0)
10
(617.3)
1
(59.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(586.5)
15
(915.8)
15
(918.0)
8
(497.8)
10
(620.0)
4
(246.9)
3
(177.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
40
(2,346)
28
(1,709)
17
(1,040)
25
(1,556)
16
(991.9)
10
(617.3)
5
(296.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(293.3)
4
(244.2)
4
(244.8)
3
(186.7)
2
(124.0)
3
(185.2)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(62.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)217.0213.1198.9336.0266.6180.236.1

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Crime rate in Whitewright detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.05
Texas average:

2.04
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Ancestries: American (25.3%), English (13.7%), Irish (9.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), French (1.9%), Swedish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 720 feet

Land area: 2.10 square miles.

Population density: 800 people per square mile   (low).

Whitewright, Texas map

64 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America, 0.8% Oceania).

This town:

3.5%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,961 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,187 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (12.4 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (37.8 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (54.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Tom Bean, TX (2.3 miles ),
Trenton, TX (2.5 miles ),
Savoy, TX (2.5 miles ),
Bells, TX (2.7 miles ),
Ector, TX (2.9 miles ),
Westminster, TX (3.4 miles ),
Van Alstyne, TX (3.5 miles ),
Leonard, TX (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 33.51 N, Longitude: 96.39 W

Area code: 903

Distribution of median household income in Whitewright, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Whitewright, TX in 2017
Whitewright satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2016: 8 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $155,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Whitewright, TX residents
Average permit cost in Whitewright, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +22 (+1.3%).
Most common industries in Whitewright, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.4%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Construction (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.5%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.6%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (6.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (22.5%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Whitewright, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)

Average climate in Whitewright, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Whitewright-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 139% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the Whitewright town center killed 3 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/12/1971, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Whitewright-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 79.5 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 255.0 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 111.2 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 145.4 miles away from Whitewright 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 110.2 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 265.1 miles away from Whitewright center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grayson County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Whitewright:

  • CLC WHITERIGHT (SOUTH BOND STREET)
  • WHITEWRIGHT NH INC (SOUTH BOND ST BOX 808)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Whitewright:

  • MULLICAN CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SAVOY, TX)
  • LEONARD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LEONARD, TX)
  • MEADOWBROOK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; VAN ALSTYNE, TX)
  • BONHAM DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BONHAM, TX)
  • NORTHEAST MEDICAL CENTER HOMEHEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; BONHAM, TX)
  • FAIRVIEW NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BONHAM, TX)
  • RED RIVER REGIONAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; BONHAM, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whitewright:

  • Grayson College (about 20 miles; Denison, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,496)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 28 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 34 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 35 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • The University of Texas at Dallas (about 42 miles; Richardson, TX; FT enrollment: 16,777)
  • North Central Texas College (about 46 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • Richland College (about 46 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 11,617)

Public high school in Whitewright:

Public elementary/middle schools in Whitewright:

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Library in Whitewright:

  • WHITEWRIGHT PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $78,145; Location: 200 W GRAND ST; 18,989 books; 990 audio materials; 1,553 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 14 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • KTEN TV also broadcasts into the Whitewright area
  • KTEN TV also broadcasts into the Whitewright area

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Whitewright: Whitewright Fire Department (A), City of Whitewright Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Court: Collin-County - Texas Ag Extension (McKinney).

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

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.6%
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
105 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Whitewright (2011 data):

  • Independent Bank: Whitewright Branch at 201 W. Grand, branch established on 1892/01/01. Info updated 2010/10/06: Bank assets: $1,237.6 mil, Deposits: $1,035.0 mil, headquarters in Mckinney, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Independent Bank Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Whitewright:

Marital status in Whitewright, TX
  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 46.1%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 20.6%

For population 25 years and over in Whitewright:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Whitewright
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Whitewright, TX (based on Grayson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant50,271174
Mainline Protestant9,06633
Catholic5,9524
Other3,8447
Black Protestant2,38014
Orthodox1201
None49,244-
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: 17
Grayson County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Grayson County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Here:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
Grayson County:

5.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 74
This county:

6.27 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

9.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.4%
State:

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

15.1%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Whitewright:

47.5%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.1%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Whitewright:

20.1%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.1%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Whitewright:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

51.8%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Whitewright:

75.5%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Whitewright, TX Residents
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
Health 6$21,572$43,1447$9,127
Police Protection - Officers 5$15,534$37,2820$0
Financial Administration 2$8,153$48,9182$2,617
Local Libraries 1$3,082$36,9842$1,069
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 7$12,309
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 14$48,341$41,43518$25,122

Whitewright government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $3,016,000 ($1797.38)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $799,000 ($476.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $141,000 ($84.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $212,000 ($126.34)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $204,000 ($121.57)

Whitewright government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $799,000 ($476.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $141,000 ($84.03)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $3,016,000 ($1797.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($4.77)

Whitewright government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,366,000 ($3197.85)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,131,000 ($3057.81)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $235,000 ($140.05)

Whitewright government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $870,000 ($518.47)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $392,000 ($233.61)

7.70% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($53,735 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.70%
Texas average:

7.43%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Collin County, TX  1.61% ($69,073 average AGI)
from Denton County, TX  0.81% ($55,781)
from Dallas County, TX  0.64% ($62,125)


6.12% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,898 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($31 average AGI)
Grayson County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Collin County, TX  0.88% ($54,386 average AGI)
to Denton County, TX  0.51% ($49,583)
to Dallas County, TX  0.46% ($50,578)

Businesses in Whitewright, TX

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Lane Furniture: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Whitewright:

  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, 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.)
  • KMKI (620 AM; 5 kW; PLANO, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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 Whitewright:

  • KFYZ-FM (98.3 FM; BONHAM, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • KMKT (93.1 FM; BELLS, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTDK (104.1 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KLAK (97.5 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KHYI (95.3 FM; HOWE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS - TEXAS, INC.)
  • KXEZ (92.1 FM; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: METRO BROADCASTERS-TEXAS, INC.)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KPLX 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)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KESS-FM (107.9 FM; LEWISVILLE, TX; Owner: KECS-FM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K214CK (90.7 FM; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: BIBLE B/CNG NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Whitewright:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • KNOK-LP (Channel 43; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: IGLESIA JESU CHRISTO ES MI REFUGIO, INC.)
  • Whitewright, Texas
  • Fatal accident count12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:3
  • Fatalities20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents35
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count31222
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents46701
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons10521
  • Fatalities35479
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents83858
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3949
See more detailed statistics of Whitewright fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 43ft / 13.4mTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 27,390Total average daily traffic
  • 3,299Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,475Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Whitewright, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Hwy 69 1/2 Mi N Whitewright (Lat: 33.522889 Lon: -96.401917), Call Sign: KNFL941, Licensee ID: L00106295,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.975 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2002, Expiration Date: 05/15/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/21/2012, Registrant: Whitewright Ambulance Service, Whitewright, TX 75491, Phone: (903) 364-2212
  • Fm 898 4 Mi Nw (Lat: 33.523722 Lon: -96.290528), Call Sign: KNFP437, Licensee ID: L00479645,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.945 MHz, Grant Date: 03/14/2002, Expiration Date: 05/13/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/14/2012, Registrant: Guy B Ely Jr, 7811 S Fm 898, Whitewright, TX 75491-9717, Phone: (903) 364-2784, Fax: (903) 364-2452, Email:
  • Hwy 69 & Fm Rd 898 (Lat: 33.510111 Lon: -96.395250), Call Sign: KKL933, Licensee ID: L00148869,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.3000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/2005, Expiration Date: 05/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 07/19/2011, Registrant: Texas New Mexico Power Company, 4100 International Plaza, Fort Worth, TX 76109, Phone: (817) 731-0099
  • 702 Hwy 11 West (Lat: 33.483833 Lon: -96.414694), Call Sign: WPWB758,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.212 MHz, 464.037 MHz, 464.237 MHz, 464.062 MHz, 464.262 MHz, 464.087 MHz, 464.287 MHz, 464.112 MHz, 464.312 MHz, 464.137 MHz... (+4 more), Grant Date: 09/15/2012, Expiration Date: 10/07/2022, Certifier: Larry W Francis, Registrant: Erc Parts Inc, 4001 Cobb International Blvd, Kennesaw, GA 30152, Phone: (800) 241-6880, Fax: (770) 951-1875, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Whitewright)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Whitewright)

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 34. The highest number of fire incidents - 82 took place in 2016, and the least - 2 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Whitewright, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (58.1%), and Structure Fires (34.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Whitewright, TX
    • 29858.1%Outside Fires
    • 17834.7%Structure Fires
    • 295.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 81.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Whitewright, TX
Most common first names in Whitewright, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4777.5 years
James4276.3 years
Mary3679.8 years
John3181.6 years
Robert2180.0 years
Charles1775.5 years
Thomas1673.6 years
Willie1578.7 years
David1354.7 years
Ruby1375.0 years
Most common last names in Whitewright, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown2280.0 years
Smith2077.9 years
Johnson2077.3 years
Wilson1980.6 years
Jones1670.4 years
Williams1573.9 years
Robinson1272.2 years
Jarvis1280.1 years
Miller1178.4 years
Sanderson1175.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Whitewright, TX
  • 75.4%Utility gas
  • 22.0%Electricity
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Whitewright, TX
  • 65.9%Utility gas
  • 34.1%Electricity


Whitewright compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
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