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Carson County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 6,229 (5% urban, 95% rural); it was 6,516 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 994
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,070
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,064
Renter-occupied apartments: 388 (it was 406 in 2000)
% of renters here:

16%
State:

36%

Land area: 923 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 7 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Carson County: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (33.3%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (14.6%), Retail trade (13.5%), Educational, health and social services (13.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 38%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 59%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Carson County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (86.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (9.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:  40.8 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Males: 2,941  (47.2%)
Females: 3,288  (52.8%)

Carson County,TX real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Carson County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $66,722 ($40,285 in 1999)

This county:

$66,722
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $584 (lower quartile is $502, upper quartile is $857)
This county:

$584
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $112,269 (it was $52,900 in 2000)
Carson:

$112,269
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $68,135 - $173,360
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,192
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $403

Institutionalized population: 53

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 1
  • Thefts: 0
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 1
  • Thefts: 0
  • Auto thefts: 1
Carson County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $178,400
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $128,700
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $277,700
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,690 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,338 (1.3%)

Carson County household income distribution in 2013 Carson County home values distribution in 2013 Carson County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 5.6%
Carson County:

5.6%
Texas:

15.6%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 40.8 years old
(Males: 40.8 years old, Females: 40.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.8 years old, Black residents: 7.8 years old, American Indian residents: 51.7 years old, Asian residents: 59.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.7 years old, Other race residents: 69.4 years old)

Area name: Amarillo, TX MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Carson County is $443 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $553 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $762 a month.

Cities in this county include: Panhandle, White Deer, Skellytown, Groom.

Carson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Carson County: Dial-Dickey Ranch (A), Harnes Ranch (B), Hudgens Ranch (C), Huselby Ranch (D), Pursley Ranch (E), Taylor Ranch (F), Webb Ranch (G), Pampa Country Club (H), Pampa Plant (I), Fishermans Point Campground (J), Southside Campground (K), East Bluff Two Campground (L), East Bluff One Campground (M), McClellan Picnic Area (N), McClellan Campground (O), McDowell Picnic Area (P), McDowell Campground (Q), Johnson Ranch (R), Hoover Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (S), Hoover Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Memory Garden (1), Elderidge Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Bell Lake (A), Wakefield Lake (B), Deep Lake (C), Lake McConnell (D), Lake McClellan (E), Tadpole Lake (F), Cubine Lake (G), Gething Lakes (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Turkey Creek (A), McClellan Creek (B), Apple Orchard Creek (C), Cantonment Creek (D), Peterson Creek (E), Dry Sandy Creek (F), Thut Creek (G), Sand Creek (H), Red Mud Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Carson County: Marcus Sanders Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Davie County, North Carolina , Collingsworth County , Iredell County, North Carolina , Donley County , Oldham County , Potter County , Randall County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.2%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 264
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 27.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 129 (39.9% naturalized citizens)

Carson County:

2.1%
Whole state:

17.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Carson County population
  • 112010 or later
  • 402000 to 2009
  • 231990 to 1999
  • 601980 to 1989
  • 261970 to 1979
  • 31Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 42.6%

Carson County marital status for males Carson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,364
  • One, attached: 4
  • Two: 9
  • 3 or 4: 8
  • 10 to 19: 17
  • 50 or more: 14
  • Mobile homes: 419
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Housing units in Carson County with a mortgage: 824 (13 second mortgage, 23 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,219

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Carson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,28913
Mainline Protestant8823
Catholic6283
Other2-
None1,381-
Carson 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: 2
Carson County:

3.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Carson County:

6.33 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

9.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Carson County:

10.5%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Carson County:

27.2%
State:

26.6%

Agriculture in Carson County:

Average size of farms: 1244 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $121,360
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $134.96
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 67.75%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $119,980
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.30%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 42.02%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $88,518
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.67%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.89
Corn for grain: 11105 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 33611 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 5280 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 5580 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Carson County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 1016888.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 19 fatalities and 128 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/18/1970, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 16 people and injured 42 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Carson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 28% 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 166.9 miles away from Carson County center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 82.1 miles away from the county center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 221.8 miles away from the county center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 237.1 miles away from the county center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 30.1 miles away from Carson County center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • 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 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
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1356: January 08, 2001, FEMA Id: 1356, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Severe Storm, Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 27, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-949: July 02, 1992, FEMA Id: 949, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado

The number of natural disasters in Carson County (7) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Educational services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Educational services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (46%)
  • Thailand (16%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (7%)
  • Australia (5%)
  • Greece (5%)
  • Africa, n.e.c. (5%)
  • Canada (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Carson County


  • German (24%)
  • American (13%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • Polish (2%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Carson County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,821 (72.6%)
  • Carpooled: 534 (21.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 5 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 8 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 26 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 100 (4.0%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 52 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in religious group quarters
  • 18 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 47 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $58,142.

7.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,269 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.93%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.40% relocated from other counties in Texas ($33,919 average AGI)
1.54% relocated from other states ($5,350 average AGI)
Carson County:

1.54%
Texas average:

2.49%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Randall County, TX  1.19% ($33,542 average AGI)
from Gray County, TX  1.14% ($48,261)
from Potter County, TX  1.14% ($37,696)
from Hutchinson County, TX  0.69% ($42,786)


7.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,516 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.89%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.55% relocated to other counties in Texas ($27,233 average AGI)
1.34% relocated to other states ($5,277 average AGI)
Carson County:

1.34%
Texas average:

2.01%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Potter County, TX  1.44% ($35,931 average AGI)
to Randall County, TX  1.24% ($29,320)
to Gray County, TX  1.04% ($30,190)
to Hutchinson County, TX  0.55% ($52,364)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4

Births per 1000 population in Carson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Carson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 16.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Carson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Carson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Carson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Carson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Carson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,106 (994 aged, 112 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 202 (14%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Carson County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (80)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (47)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (30)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (14)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (13)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (12)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,108
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 941
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 15
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 76

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,229
  • In family households: 5,347 (797 male householders, 911 female householders)
    1,353 spouses, 1,981 children (1,866 natural, 44 adopted, 71 stepchildren), 100 grandchildren, 37 brothers or sisters, 24 parents, 14 other relatives, 114 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 817 (352 male householders (303 living alone)), 327 female householders (306 living alone)), 136 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 65

Size of family households: 835 2-persons, 477 3-persons, 255 4-persons, 76 5-persons, 28 6-persons, 33 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 610 1-person, 44 2-persons, 27 4-persons.

1,019 married couples with children.
457 single-parent households (151 men, 306 women).

94.1% of residents of Carson speak English at home.
4.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (83% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 2% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $42,552,000 ($6,569 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $804,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $15,117,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $8,881,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,598,000
Federal grants: $8,618,000
Federal procurement contracts: $331,000 ($149,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,006,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,748,000
Federal Government insurance: $14,323,000

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

Births: 390
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 333
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +32
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -13
Here -2 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Carson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.30 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.1

Year house built in Carson County, Texas Note: State values scaled to Carson County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 572010 to 2013
  • 2782000 to 2009
  • 2611990 to 1999
  • 4161980 to 1989
  • 2951970 to 1979
  • 3931960 to 1969
  • 5011950 to 1959
  • 2361940 to 1949
  • 3421939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Carson County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Carson County, Texas Note: State values scaled to Carson County population
  • 01 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 323 rooms
  • 2194 rooms
  • 5375 rooms
  • 5116 rooms
  • 3697 rooms
  • 1828 rooms
  • 1529+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carson County, Texas Note: State values scaled to Carson County population
  • 01 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 113 rooms
  • 1114 rooms
  • 1195 rooms
  • 586 rooms
  • 147 rooms
  • 208 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Carson County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Carson County, Texas Note: State values scaled to Carson County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 411 bedroom
  • 3072 bedrooms
  • 1,1573 bedrooms
  • 4204 bedrooms
  • 955+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Carson County, Texas Note: State values scaled to Carson County population
  • 0no bedroom
  • 271 bedroom
  • 912 bedrooms
  • 1903 bedrooms
  • 334 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Carson County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Carson County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Carson County population
  • 30no vehicle
  • 4131 vehicle
  • 8722 vehicles
  • 4513 vehicles
  • 2264 vehicles
  • 475+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Carson County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Carson County population
  • 24no vehicle
  • 1801 vehicle
  • 582 vehicles
  • 793 vehicles
  • 34 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

89.1% of Carson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 16% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Texas.

Carson County:

89.1%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 4,523
  • Other state: 1,528
  • Northeast: 62
  • Midwest: 370
  • South: 620
  • West: 482
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Carson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 66.0%Utility gas
  • 29.9%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 44.4%Utility gas
  • 42.9%Electricity
  • 8.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 44
Here:

5.5%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 34
Here:

8.4%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 28
Here:

14.4%
Texas:

15.1%

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

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 61
  • Number of aged recipients: 13
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 48
  • Number of recipients under 18: 7
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 26
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 28
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 28
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 20
Carson County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
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Carson County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Carson County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5374.6 years
William4877.4 years
John4777.9 years
Mary4279.1 years
Robert2370.1 years
George2371.1 years
Helen1878.5 years
Charles1878.2 years
Walter1776.2 years
Thomas1779.3 years
Most common last names in Carson County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3074.7 years
Brown2276.5 years
Williams2080.7 years
Britten1779.7 years
Miller1271.2 years
Bender1177.8 years
West1069.0 years
Meaker980.0 years
Bell981.2 years
Bichsel977.0 years
Businesses in Carson County, TX
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen2Subway1
FedEx1UPS1

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