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Coleman County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 8,760 (48% urban, 52% rural); it was 9,235 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,082
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,719
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,901
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,056 (it was 988 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

36%

Land area: 1260 sq. mi.

Water area: 21.3 sq. mi.

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Coleman County: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Retail trade (29.1%), Educational, health and social services (16.5%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (12.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 34%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 66%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Coleman County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (77.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (17.7%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.8%)
  • Asian alone (0.9%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
Median resident age:  47.6 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Males: 4,420  (50.5%)
Females: 4,340  (49.5%)
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Coleman County,TX real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Coleman County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,461 ($25,658 in 1999)

This county:

$43,461
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $419 (lower quartile is $292, upper quartile is $577)
This county:

$419
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $72,205 (it was $37,300 in 2000)
Coleman:

$72,205
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $38,094 - $153,676
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $911
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $427

Institutionalized population: 37

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 20
  • Thefts: 16
  • Auto thefts: 2

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 35
  • Thefts: 30
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $30,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $54,600
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $86,500
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $84,200
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $12,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $12,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $12,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $12,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $12,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2014: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $961 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $950 (1.3%)

Coleman County household income distribution in 2009 Coleman County home values distribution Coleman County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 17.1%
Coleman County:

17.1%
Texas:

15.6%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 15.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.7% for American Indian residents, 35.9% for other race residents, 10.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 47.6 years old
(Males: 46.2 years old, Females: 48.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.8 years old, Black residents: 35.0 years old, American Indian residents: 48.1 years old, Asian residents: 31.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.4 years old, Other race residents: 46.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Coleman County is $414 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $523 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $687 a month.

Cities in this county include: Coleman, Santa Anna, Talpa, Novice.

Coleman 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 Coleman County: Concord (A), Gravity (B), Pioneer Memorial Library (C), Pearsall Public Library (D), Lake Dam Volunteer Fire Department (E), Brookesmith Volunteer Fire Department (F), Zephyr Volunteer Fire Department (G), May Volunteer Fire Department (H), Winchell Volunteer Fire Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Coleman County include: Rocky Creek Church (A), Salt Creek Church (B), Union Grove Church (C), Wolf Valley Church (D), Bethel Church (E), Blake Church (F), Mount View Church (G), Logan Valley Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Rock Church Cemetery (1), Smith Cemetery (2), Moro Cemetery (3), Mud Creek Cemetery (4), Elkins Cemetery (5), Heflin Cemetery (6), Smith Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Owens Lake (A), Lake Brownwood (B), Brownwood Lateral Watershed Number 4A (C), Brownwood Lateral Watershed Number 4-B (D), Brownwood Lateral Watershed Number 22 (E), Brownwood Lateral Watershed Number 21 (F), Brownwood Lateral Watershed Number 20 (G), Blanket Creek Watershed Number 9 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bledsoe Branch (A), Turner Creek (B), Turkey Creek (C), Steppes Creek (D), Sand Spring Branch (E), Red River (F), Pasture Branch (G), Panther Creek (H), Paint Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Coleman County include: Clark Park (1), Riverside Park (2), Lake Brownwood State Park (3), Adair Spring Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Santa Cruz County, Arizona , Rapides Parish, Louisiana , Eastland County , Hill County , Taylor County, Georgia , McCulloch County , Runnels County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 180
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 164 (29.5% naturalized citizens)

Coleman County:

1.9%
Whole state:

17.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 51
  • 2000 to 2009: 37
  • 1990 to 1999: 0
  • 1980 to 1989: 84
  • 1970 to 1979: 75
  • Before 1970: 90
Note: State values scaled to Coleman County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 76.4%

Coleman County marital status for males Coleman County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,367
  • One, attached: 13
  • Two: 156
  • 3 or 4: 134
  • 10 to 19: 26
  • 20 to 49: 47
  • 50 or more: 74
  • Mobile homes: 837
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 12

Housing units in Coleman County with a mortgage: 780 (0 second mortgage, 5 home equity loan, 6 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,746

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Coleman County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,08934
Mainline Protestant1,00911
Catholic7001
None3,097-
Coleman 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
Coleman County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Coleman County:

8.23 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

11.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Coleman County:

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Coleman County:

25.8%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.3%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Coleman County:

Average size of farms: 775 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $18,983
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $47.91
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: 78.19%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $21,228
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.15%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.53%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $41,130
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.75%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.43
All wheat for grain: 35144 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 2057 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 272 acres

Tornado activity:

Coleman County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 3965980.2 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 13 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/19/1976, a category 5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Coleman County-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 72% 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 113.8 miles away from Coleman 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) earthquake occurred 255.9 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 217.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 222.7 miles away from the county center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 262.2 miles away from Coleman County 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 213.0 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 22, 2016 to June 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4272: June 11, 2016, FEMA Id: 4272, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 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
  • 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 Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 29, 2002 to July 31, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1425: July 04, 2002, FEMA Id: 1425, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Severe Storm, Thunderstorms, Incident Period: December 20, 1991 to January 14, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-930: December 26, 1991, FEMA Id: 930, Natural disaster type: Storm

The number of natural disasters in Coleman County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (41%)
  • Nepal (23%)
  • Other South Central Asia (21%)
  • Netherlands (4%)
  • Japan (3%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Coleman County (%):

  • American (13%)
  • English (12%)
  • German (9%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Coleman County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,156 (82.5%)
  • Carpooled: 183 (7.0%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 77 (2.9%)
  • Bicycle: 44 (1.7%)
  • Walked: 39 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 107 (4.1%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

152 people in nursing homes
11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
37 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $42,892.

6.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.72%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.98% relocated from other counties in Texas ($28,521 average AGI)
0.74% relocated from other states ($3,947 average AGI)
Coleman County:

0.74%
Texas average:

2.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Brown County, TX  1.03% ($24,655 average AGI)
from Taylor County, TX  0.64% ($39,722)


7.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,433 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.73% relocated to other counties in Texas ($24,083 average AGI)
0.88% relocated to other states ($3,355 average AGI)
Coleman County:

0.88%
Texas average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Brown County, TX  1.30% ($23,000 average AGI)
to Taylor County, TX  0.88% ($30,160)
to Tom Green County, TX  0.39% ($25,636)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.7

Births per 1000 population in Coleman County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 14.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Coleman County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Coleman County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 26.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Coleman County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Coleman County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,173 (1,900 aged, 273 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 234 (12%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (225)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (180)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (168)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (96)
  • Congestive heart failure (86)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (82)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (36)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (36)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (35)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 11.44
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,758
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 286
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 46,269

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,235
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,546
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 23

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 58

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,760
  • In family households: 7,388 (1,272 male householders, 1,166 female householders)
    1,941 spouses, 2,100 children (1,998 natural, 44 adopted, 58 stepchildren), 386 grandchildren, 33 brothers or sisters, 119 parents, 245 other relatives, 113 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,320 (464 male householders (422 living alone)), 591 female householders (489 living alone)), 263 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 55

Size of family households: 1,284 2-persons, 592 3-persons, 271 4-persons, 174 5-persons, 17 6-persons, 105 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 912 1-person, 95 2-persons, 40 3-persons, 8 4-persons.

1,239 married couples with children.
325 single-parent households (29 men, 296 women).

94.1% of residents of Coleman speak English at home.
5.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (45% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 38% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $80,439,000 ($9,206 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,378,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $30,427,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,265,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,106,000
Federal grants: $19,029,000
Federal procurement contracts: $787,000 ($224,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,824,000 ($607,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $717,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,348,000

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

Births: 567
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 827
Here:

95 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +35
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -322
Here -37 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Coleman County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 56.97 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.9
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 69
  • 2010 to 2013: 68
  • 2000 to 2009: 417
  • 1990 to 1999: 436
  • 1980 to 1989: 792
  • 1970 to 1979: 646
  • 1960 to 1969: 722
  • 1950 to 1959: 521
  • 1940 to 1949: 571
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,316
Note: State values scaled to Coleman population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Coleman County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Coleman County population
  • 1 room: 6
  • 2 rooms: 4
  • 3 rooms: 51
  • 4 rooms: 212
  • 5 rooms: 413
  • 6 rooms: 536
  • 7 rooms: 529
  • 8 rooms: 418
  • 9+ rooms: 330
  • 1 room: 25
  • 2 rooms: 22
  • 3 rooms: 121
  • 4 rooms: 92
  • 5 rooms: 131
  • 6 rooms: 249
  • 7 rooms: 136
  • 8 rooms: 153
  • 9+ rooms: 57
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Coleman County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Coleman County population
  • no bedroom: 6
  • 1 bedroom: 42
  • 2 bedrooms: 691
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,430
  • 4 bedrooms: 276
  • 5+ bedrooms: 24
  • no bedroom: 24
  • 1 bedroom: 170
  • 2 bedrooms: 376
  • 3 bedrooms: 331
  • 4 bedrooms: 69
  • 5+ bedrooms: 23
Cars and other vehicles available in Coleman County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Coleman County population
  • no vehicle: 59
  • 1 vehicle: 569
  • 2 vehicles: 1,133
  • 3 vehicles: 429
  • 4 vehicles: 255
  • 5+ vehicles: 53
  • no vehicle: 119
  • 1 vehicle: 487
  • 2 vehicles: 316
  • 3 vehicles: 50
  • 4 vehicles: 11
  • 5+ vehicles: 5

94% of Coleman 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, 76% lived in Texas.

Coleman County:

94.4%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 7,022
  • Other state: 1,501
  • Northeast: 135
  • Midwest: 627
  • South: 518
  • West: 211

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Coleman County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (41.2%)
  • Electricity (39.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.9%)
  • Wood (2.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (48.2%)
  • Electricity (37.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.1%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 61
Here:

7.7%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 22
Here:

6.0%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1
Here:

1.3%
Texas:

15.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Coleman County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $626,000
    Regular Highways: $475,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $198,000
    Financial Administration: $195,000
    Police Protection: $183,000
    Central Staff Services: $169,000
    Corrections - Other: $148,000
    General Public Buildings: $52,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $9,000
    Fire Protection: $7,000
    Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $5,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,162,000

Coleman County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $227,000
    Interest Earnings: $28,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $96,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,290,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $450,000
    NEC: $2,000

Coleman County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $374,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 284
  • Number of aged recipients: 53
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 231
  • Number of recipients under 18: 26
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 169
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 89
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 157
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 103
Coleman County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Coleman County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Coleman County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary11879.8 years
William10578.4 years
James10477.4 years
John10076.7 years
Robert5676.3 years
Charles4878.3 years
Ruby4682.3 years
George4678.7 years
Joe4173.1 years
Thomas3877.4 years
Most common last names in Coleman County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8777.4 years
Jones5179.2 years
Williams4579.1 years
Davis4575.9 years
Moore4179.1 years
Taylor4081.8 years
Brown3975.9 years
Johnson3876.3 years
Watson3475.9 years
Miller3478.2 years
Businesses in Coleman County, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Pizza Hut1
Alco Stores1RadioShack1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture2UPS1

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