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Comanche County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 13,960 (29% urban, 71% rural); it was 14,026 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,695
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,566
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,208
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,319 (it was 1,314 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

36%

Land area: 938 sq. mi.

Water area: 10.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 15 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Comanche County: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Construction (18.2%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 30%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 64%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Comanche County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (70.2%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (27.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
Median resident age:  44.8 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Males: 6,934  (49.7%)
Females: 7,026  (50.3%)

Comanche County,TX real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Comanche County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $40,365 ($28,422 in 1999)

This county:

$40,365
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $377 (lower quartile is $303, upper quartile is $480)
This county:

$377
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $89,861 (it was $48,000 in 2000)
Comanche:

$89,861
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $42,775 - $173,820
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,053
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $396

Institutionalized population: 154

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 38
  • Thefts: 64
  • Auto thefts: 2

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 41
  • Thefts: 63
  • Auto thefts: 9
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $172,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $59,800
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $159,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $141,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,623 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,278 (1.6%)

Comanche County household income distribution in 2009 Comanche County home values distribution Comanche County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 20.0%
Comanche County:

20.0%
Texas:

15.6%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.4% for Black residents, 37.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.4% for American Indian residents, 16.6% for other race residents, 14.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.8 years old
(Males: 43.3 years old, Females: 46.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 52.3 years old, Black residents: 20.0 years old, American Indian residents: 80.9 years old, Asian residents: 55.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.8 years old, Other race residents: 39.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Comanche County is $420 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $497 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $633 a month.

Cities in this county include: Comanche, De Leon, Gustine.

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

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Neighboring counties: Clarke County, Mississippi , Bosque County , Hinds County, Mississippi , Lawrence County, Mississippi , Lowndes County, Alabama , Scott County, Mississippi , Wayne County, Mississippi , Irwin County, Georgia , Jeff Davis County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 291
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 991 (24.6% naturalized citizens)

Comanche County:

7.1%
Whole state:

17.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 165
  • 2000 to 2009: 395
  • 1990 to 1999: 173
  • 1980 to 1989: 290
  • 1970 to 1979: 130
  • Before 1970: 94
Note: State values scaled to Comanche County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 70.3%

Comanche County marital status for males Comanche County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,357
  • One, attached: 56
  • Two: 74
  • 3 or 4: 59
  • 5 to 9: 22
  • 10 to 19: 37
  • 20 to 49: 44
  • 50 or more: 17
  • Mobile homes: 1,754
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 6

Housing units in Comanche County with a mortgage: 1,356 (8 second mortgage, 17 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,734

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Comanche County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,08644
Mainline Protestant1,2076
Catholic5082
Other682
None5,105-
Comanche 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: 3
Comanche County:

2.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Comanche County:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

6.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Comanche County:

10.7%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Comanche County:

27.4%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

19.0%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Comanche County:

Average size of farms: 402 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $75,823
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $142.74
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.78%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 85.72%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $64,422
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 18.87%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.47%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $49,280
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.16%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.69
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 20.91%
Corn for grain: 364 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3772 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,741 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 15,694 acres

Earthquake activity:

Comanche County-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 76% 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 147.9 miles away from Comanche 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 307.6 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 266.9 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 222.9 miles away from the 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 194.5 miles away from Comanche County center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 201.7 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 Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4223: May 29, 2015, FEMA Id: 4223, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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 Loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia, Incident Period: February 01, 2003, Emergency Declared EM-3171: February 01, 2003, FEMA Id: 3171, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 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
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Comanche County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (88%)
  • Cuba (2%)
  • Pakistan (2%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • South Africa (1%)
  • Other Western Europe (1%)
  • Hong Kong (0%)

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

  • American (17%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • German (7%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Comanche County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,407 (82.6%)
  • Carpooled: 321 (7.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 34 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 9 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 105 (2.5%)
  • Worked at home: 265 (6.4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 219 people in nursing homes
  • 105 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 9 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 131 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 23 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 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 $31,436.

7.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.82% relocated from other counties in Texas ($23,278 average AGI)
1.26% relocated from other states ($8,107 average AGI)
Comanche County:

1.26%
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 Erath County, TX  1.35% ($26,017 average AGI)
from Brown County, TX  0.57% ($44,160)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.34% ($23,200)


7.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,826 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.17% relocated to other counties in Texas ($33,469 average AGI)
0.96% relocated to other states ($3,357 average AGI)
Comanche County:

0.96%
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 Erath County, TX  1.47% ($26,859 average AGI)
to Brown County, TX  0.60% ($69,500)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.53% ($25,957)
to Eastland County, TX  0.34% ($26,800)
to Hamilton County, TX  0.25% ($25,000)
to Taylor County, TX  0.25% ($17,273)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7

Births per 1000 population in Comanche County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Comanche County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Comanche County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 32.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Comanche County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Comanche County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,994 (2,647 aged, 347 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 550 (17%)

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 Comanche County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (347)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (186)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (129)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (125)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (114)
  • Congestive heart failure (98)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (87)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (81)
  • Unspecified dementia (39)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (25)

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: 14.69
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,823
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 242
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 47,694

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,481
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,101
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 22
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 88

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,960
  • In family households: 12,026 (2,129 male householders, 1,547 female householders)
    2,839 spouses, 3,996 children (3,666 natural, 63 adopted, 263 stepchildren), 314 grandchildren, 236 brothers or sisters, 288 parents, 318 other relatives, 332 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,718 (665 male householders (606 living alone)), 858 female householders (806 living alone)), 187 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 215

Size of family households: 1,964 2-persons, 697 3-persons, 586 4-persons, 286 5-persons, 103 6-persons, 50 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,413 1-person, 101 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 2 6-persons.

1,777 married couples with children.
833 single-parent households (147 men, 686 women).

78.6% of residents of Comanche speak English at home.
20.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 32% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $94,577,000 ($6,946 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,786,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $38,199,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $28,081,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,138,000
Federal grants: $21,462,000
Federal procurement contracts: $973,000 ($410,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,724,000 ($226,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $3,308,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $10,164,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,551,000

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

Births: 829
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,016
Here:

74 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +179
Here:

+13 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -294
Here -21 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Comanche County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.67 millions of gallons per day (3% from ground, 97% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 379
  • 2000 to 2009: 823
  • 1990 to 1999: 883
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,160
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,158
  • 1960 to 1969: 813
  • 1950 to 1959: 633
  • 1940 to 1949: 409
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,038
Note: State values scaled to Comanche population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Comanche County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Comanche County population
  • 1 room: 20
  • 2 rooms: 22
  • 3 rooms: 173
  • 4 rooms: 598
  • 5 rooms: 1,194
  • 6 rooms: 824
  • 7 rooms: 582
  • 8 rooms: 329
  • 9+ rooms: 288
  • 1 room: 28
  • 2 rooms: 20
  • 3 rooms: 175
  • 4 rooms: 268
  • 5 rooms: 324
  • 6 rooms: 173
  • 7 rooms: 79
  • 8 rooms: 35
  • 9+ rooms: 35
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Comanche County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Comanche County population
  • no bedroom: 32
  • 1 bedroom: 135
  • 2 bedrooms: 983
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,289
  • 4 bedrooms: 443
  • 5+ bedrooms: 120
  • no bedroom: 28
  • 1 bedroom: 244
  • 2 bedrooms: 361
  • 3 bedrooms: 443
  • 4 bedrooms: 40
  • 5+ bedrooms: 29
Cars and other vehicles available in Comanche County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Comanche County population
  • no vehicle: 63
  • 1 vehicle: 1,014
  • 2 vehicles: 1,804
  • 3 vehicles: 907
  • 4 vehicles: 189
  • 5+ vehicles: 54
  • no vehicle: 172
  • 1 vehicle: 587
  • 2 vehicles: 223
  • 3 vehicles: 138
  • 4 vehicles: 19
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

91% of Comanche County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in Texas.

Comanche County:

91.4%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 11,126
  • Other state: 1,694
  • Northeast: 192
  • Midwest: 473
  • South: 524
  • West: 506

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Comanche County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (56.8%)
  • Utility gas (25.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.4%)
  • Wood (4.3%)
  • Other fuel (1.4%)
  • Electricity (51.7%)
  • Utility gas (27.0%)
  • Other fuel (7.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.9%)
  • No fuel used (3.6%)
  • Wood (0.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 106
Here:

7.5%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

0.2%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 67
Here:

31.0%
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)

Comanche County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $38,000
    Regular Highways: $31,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,174,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,115,000
    General - Other: $667,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $611,000
    Police Protection: $485,000
    Financial Administration: $346,000
    Central Staff Services: $185,000
    Libraries: $79,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $52,000
    General Public Buildings: $50,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $159,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,460,000

Comanche County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $269,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,473,000
    Interest Earnings: $106,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $594,000
    All Other: $296,000
    General Support: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,194,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $205,000
    Total General Sales: $29,000

Comanche County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $2,985,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,865,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $120,000

Comanche County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,500,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $160,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 360
  • Number of aged recipients: 72
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 288
  • Number of recipients under 18: 32
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 205
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 123
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 201
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 137
Comanche County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Comanche County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Comanche County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James15875.4 years
Mary12380.6 years
John12278.2 years
William12078.8 years
Robert7178.6 years
Charles6475.2 years
Willie5680.5 years
George5580.9 years
Thomas5476.9 years
Ruby4681.5 years
Most common last names in Comanche County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7476.1 years
Williams7280.4 years
Johnson5079.3 years
Davis4977.8 years
Jones4979.3 years
Wilson4678.9 years
Moore4480.6 years
Hall4178.4 years
Stewart3478.9 years
Morris3379.3 years
Businesses in Comanche County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1H&R Block1
Alco Stores1La-Z-Boy1
Best Western1Lane Furniture2
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1True Value2
Ford1U-Haul1