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Bee County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 33,459 (57% urban, 43% rural); it was 32,359 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,544
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,301
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,939
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,197 (it was 3,122 in 2000)
% of renters here:

34%
State:

36%

Land area: 880 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 38 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Bee County: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (19.5%), Retail trade (14.6%), Public administration (13.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 68%
  • Government: 26%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 6%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Bee County, TX (2019)
    • 19,89859.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 10,29730.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,3046.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6952.1%Two or more races
    • 1800.5%Asian alone
    • 1500.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 60.02%Some other race alone
    • 30.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

35.8 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 20,414  (61.0%)
Females: 13,045  (39.0%)
Average household size:
Bee County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $46,134 ($28,392 in 1999)
This county:

$46,134
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $772 (lower quartile is $440, upper quartile is $998)
This county:

$772
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $105,254 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Bee:

$105,254
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $60,186 - $183,411
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,124
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $385

Institutionalized population: 7,384

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 19
  • Burglaries: 67
  • Thefts: 121
  • Auto thefts: 9

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 19
  • Burglaries: 80
  • Thefts: 106
  • Auto thefts: 18
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $47,900
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $34,100
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $36,200
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 2002: 9 buildings, average cost: $29,200
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $69,600
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $52,500
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $52,100
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $70,800
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2011: 9 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,500
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $109,400
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $73,200
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $99,200
  • 2018: 5 buildings, average cost: $155,000
  • 2019: 11 buildings, average cost: $118,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Bee, TX residents
Average permit cost in Bee, TX
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,591 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,077 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Bee, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Bee, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Bee, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.1%
Bee County:

19.1%
Texas:

13.6%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.9% for Black residents, 21.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.3% for other race residents, 47.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 35.8 years old
(Males: 35.5 years old, Females: 36.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.1 years old, Black residents: 38.7 years old, American Indian residents: 53.6 years old, Asian residents: 42.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 31.8 years old, Other race residents: 23.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Bee County is $404 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $650 a month.

Cities in this county include: Beeville, Skidmore, Blue Berry Hill, Pettus, Tynan, Tuleta, Pawnee, Normanna, Tulsita.

Bee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Bee County: Indianola Fishing Center Marina (A), S and S Marina (B), Alamo Beach (C), Magnolia Beach Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Bee County: Sixmile Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Seadrift Cemetery (1), Indianola Cemetery (2), Stiernberg Cemetery (3), Clark Family Cemetery (4), Hatch Cemetery (5), Old Town Cemetery (6), Six Mile Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Big Dam Bayou (A), Alligator Slide Lake (B), Blind Bayou (C), Green Lake (D), Powderhorn Lake (E), Buffalo Lake (F), Old Town Lake (G), Goff Bayou (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Black Bayou (A), Swimming Pen Slough (B), South Guadalupe River (C), Redfish Bayou (D), North Guadalupe River (E), Middle Sandy Creek (F), Mamie Bayou (G), Schwings Bayou (H), Chocolate Bayou (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Bee County: Guadalupe Delta Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Karnes County , McMullen County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

11.5%
Texas:

8.0%

Unemployment by year in Bee, TX
County total employment by year in Bee, TX
County average yearly wages by year in Bee, TX

Current college students: 1,373
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,112 (42.9% naturalized citizens)

Bee County:

3.3%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1882010 or later
  • 2442000 to 2009
  • 2401990 to 1999
  • 1171980 to 1989
  • 1681970 to 1979
  • 165Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 76.8%

Bee County marital status for males Bee County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,963
  • One, attached: 155
  • Two: 238
  • 3 or 4: 634
  • 5 to 9: 472
  • 10 to 19: 100
  • 20 or more: 18
  • Mobile homes: 1,377
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 3

Housing units in Bee County with a mortgage: 1,916 (0 second mortgage, 51 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,478

Here:

25.0% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Bee County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,1187
Evangelical Protestant4,74929
Mainline Protestant1,43912
Other3873
Black Protestant3011
None8,867-
Bee County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Bee County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Bee County:

4.29 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 18
This county:

5.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Bee County:

8.0%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Bee County:

28.7%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.7%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Bee County:

Average size of farms: 588 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,484
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $109.32
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 61.80%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $25,885
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 13.35%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 6.46%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,485
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.38%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.80
Corn for grain: 21641 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 995 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 10082 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 790 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 80 acres

Tornado activity:

Bee County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 8718361.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 4 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 10/29/1972, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bee County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 40% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 37.3 miles away from Bee County 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 35.9 miles away from the county 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 362.6 miles away from the county center
On 5/1/2018 at 16:28:56, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 39.2 miles away from Bee County center
On 4/25/2010 at 02:10:42, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.0 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Hurricane Harvey, Incident Period: August 23, 2017 - September 15, 2017, FEMA Id: 4332, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Tropical Storm Alex, Incident Period: June 27, 2010 to August 14, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3313: June 29, 2010, FEMA Id: 3313, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • Texas Hurricane Ike, Incident Period: September 07, 2008 to September 26, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3294: September 10, 2008, FEMA Id: 3294, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 27, 2008 to September 07, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3290: August 29, 2008, FEMA Id: 3290, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hurricane Dean, Incident Period: August 17, 2007 to September 05, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3277: August 18, 2007, FEMA Id: 3277, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 16, 2007 to August 03, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1709: June 29, 2007, FEMA Id: 1709, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Bee County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Floods: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Bee

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,521 (82.5%)
  • Carpooled: 1,096 (12.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 92 (1.0%)
  • Bicycle: 52 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 135 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 215 (2.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (50%)
  • Philippines (11%)
  • El Salvador (7%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Nicaragua (4%)
  • South Africa (3%)
  • India (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Bee County


  • African (5%)
  • German (5%)
  • American (3%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Bee County, Texas in 2000:

  • 7,070 people in state prisons
  • 147 people in nursing homes
  • 112 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 111 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 97 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 13 people in religious group quarters
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Bee County, Texas in 2010:

  • 7,073 people in state prisons
  • 124 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 123 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 98 people in college/university student housing
  • 64 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 13 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,281.

7.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.16%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.98% relocated from other counties in Texas ($36,198 average AGI)
1.18% relocated from other states ($7,289 average AGI)
Bee County:

1.18%
Texas average:

2.52%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Nueces County, TX  0.74% ($37,448 average AGI)
from San Patricio County, TX  0.52% ($52,043)
from Bexar County, TX  0.49% ($42,867)
from Live Oak County, TX  0.35% ($46,531)
from Karnes County, TX  0.32% ($51,000)
from Victoria County, TX  0.31% ($41,679)
from Harris County, TX  0.27% ($52,920)


7.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($8,518 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.57%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.59% relocated to other counties in Texas ($3,528 average AGI)
0.97% relocated to other states ($4,990 average AGI)
Bee County:

0.97%
Texas average:

2.32%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Nueces County, TX  0.97% ($34,427 average AGI)
to Bexar County, TX  0.77% ($32,757)
to San Patricio County, TX  0.44% ($44,050)
to Harris County, TX  0.31% ($45,321)
to Live Oak County, TX  0.31% ($56,571)
to Karnes County, TX  0.30% ($44,074)
to Hidalgo County, TX  0.30% ($39,333)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.0

Births per 1000 population in Bee County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 7.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Bee County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Bee County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 18.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Bee County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Bee County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Bee County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Bee County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Bee County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Bee County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,755 (3,051 aged, 704 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,068 (16%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Bee County, Texas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (261)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (238)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (210)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (84)
  • Unspecified dementia (83)
  • Congestive heart failure (73)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (43)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (25)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (22)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (22)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.03
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,546
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 191
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 44,169

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,177
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 715
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 64

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 141.3. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 33,459
  • Male householders: 3,806 (1,060 living alone), Female householders: 4,715 (1,131 living alone)
  • 4,121 spouses (4,111 opposite-sex spouses), 477 unmarried partners, (456 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 8,937 children (8,503 natural, 214 adopted, 215 stepchildren), 1,734 grandchildren, 204 brothers or sisters, 379 parents, 8 foster children, 637 other relatives, 470 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 7,803

Size of family households: 2,532 2-persons, 1,276 3-persons, 866 4-persons, 701 5-persons, 333 6-persons, 174 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,192 1-person, 449 2-persons, 3 4-persons.

3,846 married couples with children.
1,505 single-parent households (309 men, 1,196 women).

65.1% of residents of Bee speak English at home.
34.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 5% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (64% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (37% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (85% speak English very well, 15% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $162,367,000 ($4,913 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $7,186,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $59,101,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $45,910,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,463,000
Federal grants: $48,764,000
Federal procurement contracts: $684,000 ($5,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,446,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $916,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,813,000
Federal Government insurance: $33,012,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,924
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,120
Here:

34 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +35
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -276
Here -8 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Bee County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.71 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.1

Year house built in Bee County, Texas
  • Year house built in Bee County, Texas
  • 4402014 or later
  • 3192010 to 2013
  • 7052000 to 2009
  • 7411990 to 1999
  • 1,9871980 to 1989
  • 3,2111970 to 1979
  • 1,2321960 to 1969
  • 1,2801950 to 1959
  • 4301940 to 1949
  • 5481939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Bee County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bee County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Bee County, Texas
  • 311 room
  • 822 rooms
  • 2353 rooms
  • 9384 rooms
  • 1,3335 rooms
  • 1,1736 rooms
  • 7167 rooms
  • 3028 rooms
  • 5429+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bee County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bee County, Texas
  • 171 room
  • 1882 rooms
  • 5813 rooms
  • 7284 rooms
  • 7495 rooms
  • 5776 rooms
  • 1907 rooms
  • 828 rooms
  • 449+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Bee County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Bee County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Bee County, Texas
  • 34no bedroom
  • 2151 bedroom
  • 1,1032 bedrooms
  • 2,9463 bedrooms
  • 8524 bedrooms
  • 1585+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bee County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Bee County, Texas
  • 17no bedroom
  • 5811 bedroom
  • 1,5002 bedrooms
  • 8313 bedrooms
  • 1884 bedrooms
  • 445+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Bee County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Bee County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bee County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 248no vehicle
  • 1,4101 vehicle
  • 2,1222 vehicles
  • 1,0563 vehicles
  • 3614 vehicles
  • 1305+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Bee County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Bee County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 401no vehicle
  • 1,7571 vehicle
  • 6642 vehicles
  • 3483 vehicles
  • 44 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

84.4% of Bee County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 94% lived in Texas.

Bee County:

84.4%
State average:

84.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 27,388
  • Other state: 4,582
  • Northeast: 295
  • Midwest: 1,407
  • South: 1,466
  • West: 1,423
Year householders moved into unit in Bee County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bee County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 75.4%Electricity
  • 15.1%Utility gas
  • 7.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 80.7%Electricity
  • 17.0%Utility gas
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 223
Here:

7.1%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 131
Here:

7.6%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 85
Here:

4.7%
Texas:

14.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Bee County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,296,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,584,000
    Other: $1,587,000
    Parks and Recreation: $117,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $882,000
    Regular Highways: $319,000
    Health - Other: $100,000
    Central Staff Services: $68,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,454,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,207,000
    Health - Other: $2,398,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,088,000
    Police Protection: $1,119,000
    Financial Administration: $822,000
    Regular Highways: $752,000
    General Public Buildings: $712,000
    General - Other: $663,000
    Parks and Recreation: $537,000
    Corrections - Other: $402,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $149,000
    Libraries: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $3,570,000
    Health and Hospitals: $245,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $502,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $93,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,841,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,152,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,303,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,285,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $689,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $196,000
    General Revenue - Other: $167,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $147,000
    Rents: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $81,000
    Central Staff Services: $73,000
    Police Protection: $36,000
    Health - Other: $21,000
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000
    Hospitals: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,763,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,579,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $928,000
    Health and Hospitals: $826,000
    General Local Government Support: $143,000
    Highways: $47,000
    Public Welfare: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,373,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $630,000
    Other License: $44,000
    Amusements Sales: $33,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,114,000

Bee County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,296,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,584,000
    Other: $1,587,000
    Parks and Recreation: $117,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $882,000
    Regular Highways: $319,000
    Health - Other: $100,000
    Central Staff Services: $68,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,454,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,207,000
    Health - Other: $2,398,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,088,000
    Police Protection: $1,119,000
    Financial Administration: $822,000
    Regular Highways: $752,000
    General Public Buildings: $712,000
    General - Other: $663,000
    Parks and Recreation: $537,000
    Corrections - Other: $402,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $149,000
    Libraries: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $3,570,000
    Health and Hospitals: $245,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $502,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $93,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,841,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,152,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,303,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,285,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $689,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $196,000
    General Revenue - Other: $167,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $147,000
    Rents: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $81,000
    Central Staff Services: $73,000
    Police Protection: $36,000
    Health - Other: $21,000
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000
    Hospitals: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,763,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,579,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $928,000
    Health and Hospitals: $826,000
    General Local Government Support: $143,000
    Highways: $47,000
    Public Welfare: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,373,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $630,000
    Other License: $44,000
    Amusements Sales: $33,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,114,000

Bee County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,296,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,584,000
    Other: $1,587,000
    Parks and Recreation: $117,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $882,000
    Regular Highways: $319,000
    Health - Other: $100,000
    Central Staff Services: $68,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,454,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,207,000
    Health - Other: $2,398,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,088,000
    Police Protection: $1,119,000
    Financial Administration: $822,000
    Regular Highways: $752,000
    General Public Buildings: $712,000
    General - Other: $663,000
    Parks and Recreation: $537,000
    Corrections - Other: $402,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $149,000
    Libraries: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $3,570,000
    Health and Hospitals: $245,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $502,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $93,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,841,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,152,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,303,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,285,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $689,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $196,000
    General Revenue - Other: $167,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $147,000
    Rents: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $81,000
    Central Staff Services: $73,000
    Police Protection: $36,000
    Health - Other: $21,000
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000
    Hospitals: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,763,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,579,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $928,000
    Health and Hospitals: $826,000
    General Local Government Support: $143,000
    Highways: $47,000
    Public Welfare: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,373,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $630,000
    Other License: $44,000
    Amusements Sales: $33,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,114,000

Bee County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,296,000
  • Charges - Hospital Public: $8,584,000
    Other: $1,587,000
    Parks and Recreation: $117,000
    Air Transportation: $8,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $882,000
    Regular Highways: $319,000
    Health - Other: $100,000
    Central Staff Services: $68,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $10,454,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,207,000
    Health - Other: $2,398,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,088,000
    Police Protection: $1,119,000
    Financial Administration: $822,000
    Regular Highways: $752,000
    General Public Buildings: $712,000
    General - Other: $663,000
    Parks and Recreation: $537,000
    Corrections - Other: $402,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $149,000
    Libraries: $50,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $30,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $10,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $3,570,000
    Health and Hospitals: $245,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $502,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $93,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,841,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,152,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,303,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $1,285,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $689,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $18,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $196,000
    General Revenue - Other: $167,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $147,000
    Rents: $72,000
    Sale of Property: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $81,000
    Central Staff Services: $73,000
    Police Protection: $36,000
    Health - Other: $21,000
    Parks and Recreation: $13,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,000
    Hospitals: $3,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,763,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,579,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $928,000
    Health and Hospitals: $826,000
    General Local Government Support: $143,000
    Highways: $47,000
    Public Welfare: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,373,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $630,000
    Other License: $44,000
    Amusements Sales: $33,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,114,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,062
  • Number of aged recipients: 194
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 868
  • Number of recipients under 18: 193
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 541
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 328
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 457
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 402
Most common first names in Bee County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10378.9 years
Maria9776.3 years
James9570.2 years
John9275.8 years
William8773.2 years
Jose7574.5 years
Robert6772.9 years
Juan5870.1 years
Joe5671.1 years
Manuel5473.3 years
Most common last names in Bee County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garcia16075.5 years
Garza9473.3 years
Martinez8472.2 years
Gonzales7969.9 years
Rodriguez7871.9 years
Perez6871.8 years
Moreno4769.3 years
Hernandez4369.1 years
Ramirez3774.2 years
Salazar3773.4 years
Businesses in Bee County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza1
Best Western1McDonald's2
Church's Chicken1Motel 61
ColorTyme1Nike2
Cricket Wireless2Payless1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen3RadioShack1
FedEx2SONIC Drive-In1
GNC1Sears1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Holiday Inn1UPS2
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1