Wortham, Texas

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Population in 2017: 1,004 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.2%
 
Males: 527  (52.6%)
Females: 477  (47.4%)
Median resident age:

34.3 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 76693.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,571 (it was $23,988 in 2000)
Wortham:

$35,571
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,476 (it was $14,269 in 2000)

Wortham town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $79,681 (it was $36,000 in 2000)
Wortham:

$79,681
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $102,738; detached houses: $104,136; mobile homes: $44,480

Median gross rent in 2017: $730.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wortham: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.8%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.7% for Black residents, 12.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents, 39.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Wortham, TX (2010)
    • 78272.9%White alone
    • 19518.2%Black alone
    • 827.6%Hispanic
    • 131.2%Two or more races
    • 10.09%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Wortham, Texas as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wortham is 224 to 1.


Crime rates in Wortham by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
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)
1
(92.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(180.8)
2
(182.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(92.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(183.5)
1
(90.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(92.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(94.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(182.0)
2
(178.6)
4
(371.7)
1
(92.7)
6
(550.5)
7
(632.9)
3
(273.7)
4
(369.3)
1
(95.8)
1
(95.0)
2
(189.0)
2
(196.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(100.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(727.9)
4
(357.1)
3
(278.8)
4
(370.7)
5
(458.7)
10
(904.2)
13
(1,186)
5
(461.7)
12
(1,149)
7
(664.8)
4
(378.1)
9
(883.2)
6
(594.6)
2
(201.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(182.0)
6
(535.7)
10
(929.4)
5
(463.4)
21
(1,927)
12
(1,085)
5
(456.2)
16
(1,477)
37
(3,544)
16
(1,519)
29
(2,741)
6
(588.8)
6
(594.6)
9
(905.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(91.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(92.9)
3
(278.0)
6
(550.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(91.2)
3
(277.0)
2
(191.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(94.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(99.1)
1
(100.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(91.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(367.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(95.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)101.982.1166.4159.4318.3405.1309.3215.1256.7126.3209.8124.673.378.5

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City-data.com crime index in Wortham, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.93
Texas average:

2.04
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Ancestries: American (13.2%), English (6.2%), Irish (6.1%), European (4.5%), French (3.0%), German (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.98 square miles.

Population density: 507 people per square mile   (low).

Wortham, Texas map

33 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America).

This town:

2.9%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,475 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,120 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (44.0 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (72.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Tehuacana, TX (2.4 miles ),
Mexia, TX (2.7 miles ),
Kirvin, TX (2.8 miles),
Richland, TX (3.1 miles ),
Streetman, TX (3.2 miles ),
Coolidge, TX (3.4 miles ),
Angus, TX (3.7 miles ),
Teague, TX (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 31.79 N, Longitude: 96.46 W

Area code: 254

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $51,100
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $71,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $42,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $80,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Wortham, TX residents
Average permit cost in Wortham, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +63 (+6.2%).
Most common industries in Wortham, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (18.6%)
  • Health care (14.0%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.5%)
  • Truck transportation (4.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.2%)
  • Educational services (10.9%)
  • Public administration (9.5%)
  • Truck transportation (8.1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.6%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (26.5%)
  • Health care (22.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.9%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Wortham, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.9%)

Average climate in Wortham, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wortham-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 24.7 miles away from the Wortham town center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/10/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.3 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 77 people.

Earthquake activity:

Wortham-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 81% 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 265.6 miles away from Wortham 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 198.6 miles away from Wortham 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 422.2 miles away from Wortham center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 228.6 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 216.7 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 235.9 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 Freestone County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Wortham:

  • WORTHAM HOSPITAL (HWY 14 S PO BOX 428)
  • LEISURE LODGE WORTHAM (TWIN CIRCLE ADDITION)
  • WORTHAM REHABILITATION CENTER (117 TWIN CIRCLE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wortham:

  • Navarro College (about 21 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 39 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • Hill College (about 40 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Baylor University (about 43 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • McLennan Community College (about 45 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 46 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 61 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)

Public high school in Wortham:

  • WORTHAM H S (Students: 140, Location: 201 S 4TH ST, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Wortham:

  • WORTHAM EL (Students: 255, Location: 201 S 4TH ST, Grades: PK-5)
  • WORTHAM MIDDLE (Students: 109, Location: 201 S 4TH ST, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Wortham

Points of interest:

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

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

Birthplace of: Leonard Davis - 2005 NFL player (Arizona Cardinals, born: Sep 5, 1978), Charlie Davis (defensive tackle) - Football player.

Freestone 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:

2.4 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

59.3%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
31 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
34 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Wortham (2011 data):

  • Farmers State Bank: Wortham Branch at Main And 2nd Streets (Southeast), branch established on 1903/01/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $126.7 mil, Deposits: $114.4 mil, headquarters in Groesbeck, TX, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Groesbeck Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Wortham:

Marital status in Wortham, TX
  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

For population 25 years and over in Wortham:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wortham, TX (based on Freestone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,86228
Mainline Protestant1,60811
Black Protestant8535
Catholic6622
Other11
None10,830-
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: 3
This county:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Freestone County:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Freestone County:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Freestone County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

13.9%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.5%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wortham:

44.1%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Wortham:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wortham:

19.0%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wortham:

35.1%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

54.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Wortham:

77.5%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wortham, 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 3$9,912$39,6480$0
Water Supply 2$7,946$47,6761$1,809
Other Government Administration 1$4,047$48,5640$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,767
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,461
Totals for Government 6$21,905$43,8104$5,037

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $726,000 ($723.11)
    Police Protection: $209,000 ($208.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $124,000 ($123.51)
    Central Staff Services: $121,000 ($120.52)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,000 ($24.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $19,000 ($18.92)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($10.96)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $326,000 ($324.70)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $129,000 ($128.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $280,000 ($278.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $766,000 ($762.95)
  • Tax - Property: $224,000 ($223.11)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $111,000 ($110.56)
    Public Utilities Sales: $52,000 ($51.79)

7.03% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($48,861 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
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 Limestone County, TX  1.21% ($31,564 average AGI)
from Leon County, TX  0.64% ($37,220)
from Navarro County, TX  0.57% ($54,324)


7.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,163 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Texas average:

7.26%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Limestone County, TX  0.93% ($33,917 average AGI)
to Navarro County, TX  0.48% ($51,935)
to Leon County, TX  0.46% ($58,200)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wortham:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRQX (1590 AM; 1 kW; MEXIA, TX; Owner: MJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wortham:

  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KYCX-FM (104.9 FM; MEXIA, TX; Owner: MJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KNES (99.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, TX; Owner: J & J COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wortham:

  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • KCEN-TV (Channel 6; TEMPLE, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KSEX-LP (Channel 57; DALLAS, TX; Owner: COMMERCIAL BROADCASTING CORP.)

Wortham fatal accident list:

Nov 24, 2008 04:50 AM, Sr-14, Lat: 31.802530, Lon: -96.459450, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
Jun 26, 1992 87:99 PM, Oldcitylak, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 13, 1990 07:53 AM, Wmain, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 8, 1984 01:40 PM, Brazos, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 62ft / 19.3mTotal length
  • $1,429,000Total costs
  • 19,951Total average daily traffic
  • 3,816Total average daily truck traffic
  • 27,650Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wortham)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Bnsf Ls492 Mp 215.6 - Teague N. Aei (Lat: 31.781583 Lon: -96.332111), Type: Mast, Structure height: 1.2 m, Overall height: 1.5 m, Call Sign: WQQJ803,
    Assigned Frequencies: 911.500 MHz, 902.250 MHz, 903.750 MHz, 910.000 MHz, 913.000 MHz, 915.000 MHz, 917.000 MHz, 918.500 MHz, 920.000 MHz, 921.500 MHz, Grant Date: 01/09/2013, Expiration Date: 01/09/2023, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Teague FED, Bnsf Ls492 Mp215.5 - Teague Fed (Lat: 31.781417 Lon: -96.332139), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WQIS557,
    Assigned Frequencies: 44.5800 MHz, Grant Date: 04/05/2018, Expiration Date: 05/02/2028, Certifier: Robert Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 31.805056 Lon: -96.399583, Call Sign: WQSK496,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.137 MHz, 456.137 MHz, 451.162 MHz, 456.162 MHz, 451.637 MHz, 456.637 MHz, 452.562 MHz, 457.562 MHz, Grant Date: 10/18/2013, Expiration Date: 10/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/04/2014, Certifier: Patrick Mccarty, Registrant: Creative Communications Sales & Rentals, 3332 E. Broadway Road, Phoenix, AZ 85040, Phone: (602) 955-8405, Fax: (602) 955-1049, Email:
  • Lat: 31.809333 Lon: -96.390806, Call Sign: WQSK588,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.987 MHz, 452.837 MHz, 452.512 MHz, 451.712 MHz, Grant Date: 10/21/2013, Expiration Date: 10/21/2023, Certifier: Tony Miller, Registrant: Federal License Management, 175 Pine St, Suite 104, Williamsport, PA 17701-6549, Phone: (866) 908-2220, Fax: (570) 323-4002, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB5DJY, Licensee ID: L01260132, Grant Date: 03/29/2017, Expiration Date: 05/12/2027, Certifier: Wanda M Allen, Registrant: Wanda M Allen, 16430 Sw County Rd 2230, Wortham, TX 76693-0243
  • Call Sign: KB5FKH, Grant Date: 02/16/1988, Expiration Date: 02/16/1998, Cancellation Date: 02/17/2000, Registrant: Rudy R Miller, Rt 1 Box 107, Wortham, TX 76693
  • Call Sign: KC5PKU, Licensee ID: L00925363, Grant Date: 06/10/1998, Expiration Date: 06/22/2005, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2007, Registrant: Larah D Ward, 341 Fcr 995, Wortham, TX 76693
  • Call Sign: N5LCH, Previous Call Sign: KB5CMZ, Licensee ID: L00169202, Grant Date: 09/09/2009, Expiration Date: 11/04/2019, Certifier: Kenneth E Allen, Registrant: Kenneth E Allen, Wortham, TX 76693
  • Call Sign: KE5DFY, Licensee ID: L00947493, Grant Date: 11/19/2014, Expiration Date: 12/02/2024, Certifier: Daniel L Harrington, Registrant: Daniel L Harrington, 308 West San Marcos Street, Wortham, TX 76693

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-34-200T (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-360 SER (225 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 39466 , Serial Number: 34-7870379, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 07/19/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 12/27/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Bryan C Johnson, 440 Fm 246, Wortham, TX 76693
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5554R , Serial Number: 17253142, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 06/09/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 07/08/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Rickey S Ridge, Po Box 475, Wortham, TX 76693
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7833T , Serial Number: 47433, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 04/15/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 02/14/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Spring M Johnson, 440 Fm 246, Wortham, TX 76693

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

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 13. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 34 took place in 2011, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Wortham, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (61.8%), and Structure Fires (23.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Wortham, TX
    • 13161.8%Outside Fires
    • 4923.1%Structure Fires
    • 199.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 136.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wortham, TX
Most common first names in Wortham, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2673.1 years
William2479.2 years
John2478.4 years
Mary2278.5 years
Willie1178.0 years
Robert1072.9 years
George980.2 years
Annie983.3 years
Henry976.6 years
Thomas875.2 years
Most common last names in Wortham, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bounds2679.9 years
Calame1575.2 years
Miller1178.0 years
Jones1181.0 years
Smith1178.8 years
Brown1077.5 years
Jackson1073.0 years
Davis980.1 years
Harris968.6 years
Carter977.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wortham, TX
  • 60.4%Utility gas
  • 34.0%Electricity
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wortham, TX
  • 59.7%Utility gas
  • 40.3%Electricity


Wortham compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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