Wilmer, Texas

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Population in 2017: 4,136 (91% urban, 9% rural).
Population change since 2000: +21.9%
 
Males: 2,199  (53.2%)
Females: 1,937  (46.8%)
Median resident age:

32.3 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 75172.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,306 (it was $33,843 in 2000)
Wilmer:

$44,306
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,514 (it was $12,167 in 2000)

Wilmer city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $65,529 (it was $34,000 in 2000)
Wilmer:

$65,529
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $88,598; detached houses: $102,071; mobile homes: $33,184

Median gross rent in 2017: $840.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wilmer: 91.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 38.3%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.0% for Black residents, 46.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 63.1% for other race residents, 83.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wilmer, TX (2010)
    • 1,87550.9%Hispanic
    • 93425.4%White alone
    • 79121.5%Black alone
    • 521.4%Two or more races
    • 150.4%American Indian alone
    • 60.2%Asian alone
    • 70.2%Other race alone
    • 20.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Wilmer, Texas as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wilmer is 200 to 1.


Crime rates in Wilmer by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(27.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)
1
(27.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(54.5)
2
(55.3)
1
(27.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.4)
3
(79.8)
1
(26.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(78.3)
1
(25.7)
2
(50.3)
2
(49.2)
2
(47.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(219.1)
11
(299.6)
11
(304.2)
12
(333.4)
7
(194.8)
0
(0.0)
6
(159.6)
4
(105.1)
5
(131.4)
6
(156.7)
2
(51.4)
7
(176.0)
2
(49.2)
7
(166.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
45
(1,232)
46
(1,253)
42
(1,162)
44
(1,223)
26
(723.4)
35
(957.3)
54
(1,437)
42
(1,104)
65
(1,708)
28
(731.3)
12
(308.6)
35
(879.8)
21
(516.1)
16
(381.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
71
(1,944)
66
(1,797)
60
(1,659)
56
(1,556)
48
(1,336)
59
(1,614)
54
(1,437)
56
(1,472)
73
(1,919)
61
(1,593)
54
(1,389)
68
(1,709)
54
(1,327)
68
(1,619)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(301.2)
17
(463.0)
14
(387.2)
5
(138.9)
10
(278.2)
6
(164.1)
6
(159.6)
4
(105.1)
11
(289.1)
6
(156.7)
11
(282.8)
6
(150.8)
8
(196.6)
9
(214.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(54.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.8)
1
(27.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.3)
1
(26.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)308.6272.9278.2234.0165.3174.8226.7173.5266.8182.3117.8212.4129.5156.2

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City-data.com crime index in Wilmer, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 17 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Texas average:

2.04
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Ancestries: American (5.5%), German (1.4%), Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 6.30 square miles.

Population density: 657 people per square mile   (low).

Wilmer, Texas map

879 residents are foreign born (20.5% Latin America).

This city:

21.6%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $779 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $702 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (13.9 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (15.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Hutchins, TX (2.0 miles ),
Ferris, TX (2.0 miles ),
Lancaster, TX (2.3 miles ),
Red Oak, TX (2.9 miles ),
Seagoville, TX (3.0 miles ),
Pecan Hill, TX (3.1 miles ),
Balch Springs, TX (3.1 miles ),
Combine, TX (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 32.59 N, Longitude: 96.68 W

Area code: 972

Distribution of median household income in Wilmer, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wilmer, TX in 2017

Property values in Wilmer, TX

Wilmer satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $41,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $41,300
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $40,100
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $40,400
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $40,100
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $88,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $58,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $104,500
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $57,200
  • 2014: 27 buildings, average cost: $92,900
  • 2015: 32 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 2016: 25 buildings, average cost: $88,000
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $94,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Wilmer, TX residents
Average permit cost in Wilmer, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +916 (+37.0%).
Most common industries in Wilmer, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (17.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.2%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (26.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.9%)
  • Health care (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.4%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Wilmer, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.9%)
  • Construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Construction laborers (7.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.1%)
  • Carpenters (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.7%)

Average climate in Wilmer, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Wilmer, Texas environmental map by EPA

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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 86.1. This is about average.

City:

86.1
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.30
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.322. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.322
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 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 8.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.84
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Wilmer-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 146% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1994, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.0 miles away from the Wilmer city center killed 3 people and injured 48 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 12/13/1984, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center injured 28 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wilmer-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% 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 239.3 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 143.8 miles away from Wilmer 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 425.5 miles away from Wilmer 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 159.9 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 181.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.4 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 Dallas County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Fires: 4, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wilmer topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wilmer:

  • FERRIS NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; FERRIS, TX)
  • TRADITIONAL HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)
  • CRESCENT CARE CENTER OF LANCASTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)
  • SILENT NIGHT NH (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)
  • LANCASTER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)
  • LANCASTER NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)
  • BARRY LANE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; LANCASTER, TX)

Amtrak station near Wilmer:

  • 15 miles: DALLAS (400 S. HOUSTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wilmer:

  • Cedar Valley College (about 6 miles; Lancaster, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,603)
  • El Centro College (about 15 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)
  • Eastfield College (about 16 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Mountain View College (about 16 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,988)
  • Dallas Baptist University (about 18 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 4,280)
  • Southern Methodist University (about 19 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 9,150)
  • University of Dallas (about 23 miles; Irving, TX; FT enrollment: 2,192)
See full list of schools located in Wilmer

Library in Wilmer:

  • GILLIAM MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $69,081; Location: 205 E BELT LINE RD; 15,076 books; 301 audio materials; 1,311 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 12 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Church: First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) 129 N. Dallas
  • Please add: First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) 129 N. Dallas Ave. 214/289-3997 fccwilmer at verizon.net to the churches in Wilmer. Thank you.

Points of interest:

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

Church in Wilmer: New Mount Zion Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Parks in Wilmer include: Cottonwood Park (1), Adams Street Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: City of Wilmer (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 219 East Belt Line Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Dallas 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:

3.0 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

71.8%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
351 people in correctional residential facilities in 2010
302 people in other types of correctional institutions in 2000

Banks with branches in Wilmer (2011 data):

  • Commercial State Bank: Wilmer Branch at 421 East Beltline Rd., branch established on 2007/11/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $61.6 mil, Deposits: $54.8 mil, headquarters in Palmer, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Palmer Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Wilmer:

Marital status in Wilmer, TX
  • Never married: 42.7%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Wilmer:

  • High school or higher: 66.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.2
Texas average:

14.0

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

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Religion statistics for Wilmer, TX (based on Dallas County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant615,8491,672
Catholic446,99657
Mainline Protestant166,224240
Other147,445174
Black Protestant69,831174
Orthodox8,81319
None912,981-
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: 392
Dallas County:

1.64 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 25
Dallas County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 275
Dallas County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 673
Dallas County:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,603
Dallas County:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Dallas County:

27.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.0%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Wilmer:

44.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wilmer:

42.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Wilmer:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wilmer:

22.9%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.6%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wilmer:

6.7
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wilmer:

30.2%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Wilmer:

53.1%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.5%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wilmer, 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
Police Protection - Officers 13$50,892$46,9770$0
Firefighters 8$34,653$51,9805$7,893
Police - Other 7$22,014$37,7382$1,391
Water Supply 5$16,978$40,7470$0
Streets and Highways 5$14,896$35,7500$0
Judicial and Legal 2$8,169$49,0140$0
Financial Administration 2$10,634$63,8040$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,615$55,3800$0
Local Libraries 1$3,202$38,4242$2,099
Welfare 1$3,095$37,1400$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 2$3,438
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 45$169,148$45,10611$14,821

7.08% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($62,815 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.08%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($585 average AGI)
Dallas County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Tarrant County, TX  1.10% ($47,658 average AGI)
from Collin County, TX  0.92% ($73,913)
from Denton County, TX  0.70% ($57,653)


7.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($68,269 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($776 average AGI)
Dallas County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Tarrant County, TX  1.24% ($54,227 average AGI)
to Collin County, TX  1.15% ($79,198)
to Denton County, TX  0.89% ($70,661)

Businesses in Wilmer, TX

  • Church's Chicken: 1
  • FedEx: 1
  • SONIC Drive-In: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wilmer:

  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KHCK (1480 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KMRT-AM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KRVA (1600 AM; 5 kW; COCKRELL HILL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGGR (1040 AM; daytime; 5 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDFT (540 AM; 1 kW; FERRIS, TX; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wilmer:

  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KLUV-FM (98.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • 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)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; FORT WORTH-DALLAS, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVTT (91.7 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KEOM (88.5 FM; MESQUITE, TX; Owner: MESQUITE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT)

TV broadcast stations around Wilmer:

  • 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.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KJJM-LP (Channel 46; DALLAS/MESQUITE, TX; Owner: JANE McGINNIS)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; DALLAS, TX; Owner: KDFW LICENSE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KLDT (Channel 55; LAKE DALLAS, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING OF DALLAS, INC.)
  • K25FW (Channel 25; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLEG-LP (Channel 44; DALLAS, TX; Owner: DILIP VISWANATH)
  • KVFW-LP (Channel 65; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HIC BROADCAST, INC.)
  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
Wilmer fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Wilmer fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 39Number of bridges
  • 860ft / 262mTotal length
  • $60,000Total costs
  • 375,357Total average daily traffic
  • 79,323Total average daily truck traffic
  • 420,397Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wilmer, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 201990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wilmer, TX
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 ORIGINATED0$01$15,3702$107,1250$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$68,5800$01$28,450
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$44,7000$02$83,2501$7,1100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$60,7100$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0169.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$121,160
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
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: 0169.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wilmer, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wilmer, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 55. The highest number of reported fires - 91 took place in 2006, and the least - 9 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Wilmer, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.4%), and Structure Fires (27.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wilmer, TX
    • 47550.4%Outside Fires
    • 25627.1%Structure Fires
    • 18819.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 242.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wilmer, TX
Most common first names in Wilmer, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1974.8 years
James1968.7 years
Mary1577.8 years
John1277.1 years
Robert1269.1 years
Roy875.6 years
Ernest761.0 years
Willie668.3 years
Charles672.8 years
Ruth672.3 years
Most common last names in Wilmer, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Taylor882.7 years
Johnson775.3 years
Jones668.4 years
Wilson678.2 years
Thomas666.3 years
Stout572.0 years
Smith577.8 years
Harris470.5 years
Harrington485.0 years
Hope477.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wilmer, TX
  • 55.8%Electricity
  • 36.1%Utility gas
  • 4.7%No fuel used
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wilmer, TX
  • 71.4%Electricity
  • 27.3%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Wilmer compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Wilmer on our top lists:

  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other types of correctional institutions (population 1,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Africa (population 500+)"
  • #48 (75172) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
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