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Crosby County, Texas (TX)


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County population in 2012: 6,126 (all rural); it was 7,072 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 617
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 933
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,742
Renter-occupied apartments: 687 (it was 770 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

36%

Land area: 900 sq. mi.
Water area: 2.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 7 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Crosby County: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (29.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (18.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 63%
  • Government: 25%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 12%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Crosby County, Texas:


Median resident age:  37.0 years
Texas median age:  33.0 years

Males: 2,917  (55.6%)
Females: 3,142  (44.4%)

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Crosby County,TX real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Crosby County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $31,146 ($25,769 in 1999)
This county:

$31146
Texas:

$48259

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $308 (lower quartile is $182, upper quartile is $413)
This county:

$308
State:

$632


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $54,806 (it was $36,000 in 2000)
Crosby County:

$54,806
Texas:

$125,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $30,663 - $84,349

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $112,718
Here:

$112,718
State:

$177,060

Townhouses or other attached units: $95,475
Here:

$95,475
State:

$170,403

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $437,100
Here:

$437,100
State:

$168,745

Mobile homes: $65,571
Here:

$65,571
State:

$42,156

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $5,696
Here:

$5,696
State:

$34,447
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,101
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $239

Institutionalized population: 62

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


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


Crosby County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,108 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $726 (1.6%)


Crosby County household income distribution in 2009 Crosby County home values distribution


Crosby County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 24.5%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.3% for Black residents, 33.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 26.2% for other race residents, 17.2% for two or more races residents)
Median age of residents in 2010: 37 years old
(Males: 37 years old, Females: 38 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 37 years old, American Indian residents: 53 years old, Asian residents: 37 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 27 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

28.1%
Whole state:

15.4%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

9.5%
Whole state:

6.7%

Area name: Lubbock, TX MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Crosby County is $470 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $594 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $841 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ralls, Crosbyton, Lorenzo.

Crosby 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 Crosby County: Dry Trap Windmill (A), East Herd Windmill (B), Meadow Windmill (C), North Windmill (D), Spindle Top Windmill (E), V Ranch (F), Wood Ranch (G), Bridwell Ranch (H), Camp Rio Blanco (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Cemeteries: Crosbyton Cemetery (1), Ralls Cemetery (2), Mount Zion Cemetery (3), Lorenzo Cemetery (4), West Side Cemetery (5), Old Emma Cemetery (6), Cone Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Smith Tank (A), Shaw Tank (B), Rock Trail Tank (C), White River Reservoir (D), Davidson Tank (E), Cottonwood Tank (F), Janes-Prentice Lake (G), Caddell Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Turkey Creek (A), Blue Hole Creek (B), Yankee Creek (C), Sand Rock Creek (D), Sand Creek (E), Plum Creek (F), Pete Creek (G), Home Creek (H), Harvey Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Dickens County , Floyd County , Garza County , Hale County , Kent County , Lubbock County , Lynn County , Motley County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 184
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 61.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 275 (45% naturalized citizens)

Crosby County:

3.9%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.5%

Crosby County marital status for males
Crosby County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Crosby County with a mortgage: 554 (14 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 933

Here:

37.3% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.00%
Here85.0%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 6,011
Total congregations: 26

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristOther
Adherents2,852 (47.4%)1,641 (27.3%)784 (13.0%)500 (8.3%)234 (3.9%)
Congregations7 (26.9%)3 (11.5%)3 (11.5%)7 (26.9%)6 (23.1%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Crosby County - Ralls, Crosbyton, Lorenzo

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
This county:

4.79 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
This county:

7.99 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Crosby County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.2%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.0%
Texas:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Crosby County:

12.9%
State:

15.7%


Agriculture in Crosby County:

Average size of farms: 1313 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $105,998
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $167.50
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 9.04%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $107,048
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 43.85%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 53.88%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $128,225
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 79.62%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.24
All wheat for grain: 9578 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 190947 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Crosby County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 2.5 times above overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 4 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/10/1997, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado killed one person and injured one person and caused $30,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Crosby County-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 95% 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 51.9 miles away from the county center
On 1/29/2008 at 10:24:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.2 miles away from the county center
On 10/7/2007 at 13:54:21, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 2.7 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.8 miles away from the county center
On 2/12/1997 at 23:53:10, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.7 miles away from Crosby County center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Crosby County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5

Class of Workers


Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (34%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Machinery (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Health care (22%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (17%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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




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





Crosby County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,046 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 396 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0%)
  • Walked: 26 (1%)
  • Other means: 32 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 81 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

54 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
8 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $40,647.

7.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,863 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.77%
Texas average:

8.37%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.66% relocated from other counties in Texas ($21,143 average AGI)
1.11% relocated from other states ($4,720 average AGI)
Crosby County:

1.11%
Texas average:

3.06%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Lubbock County, TX  3.57% ($22,162 average AGI)


9.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,087 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.74%
Texas average:

7.44%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
8.74% relocated to other counties in Texas ($23,976 average AGI)
0.99% relocated to other states ($2,117 average AGI)
Crosby County:

0.99%
Texas average:

2.17%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Lubbock County, TX  5.67% ($26,483 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.3

Births per 1000 population in Crosby County

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

Deaths per 1000 population in Crosby County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Crosby County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 1,140 (1,006 aged, 134 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 26%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 26%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 15.05
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 14206.17
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 376.220
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 61790.82

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1764.880
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1630.270

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 13.86
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 74.78

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,997

Size of family households: 718 2-persons, 307 3-persons, 263 4-persons, 175 5-persons, 81 6-persons, 69 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 559 1-person, 62 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 1 5-persons.

58.2% of residents of Crosby County speak English at home.
41.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (17% speak English very well, 83% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $69,536,000 ($10464 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $158,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $14,853,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $17,640,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $21,879,000
Federal grants: $13,943,000
Federal procurement contracts: $232,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $989,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,242,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,169,000
Federal Government insurance: $41,264,000

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

Births: 602
Here:

90 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 364
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +20
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -628
Here -94 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Crosby County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.77 millions of gallons per day (12% from ground, 88% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

3.8

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Crosby County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 47
  • 3 rooms: 100
  • 4 rooms: 232
  • 5 rooms: 518
  • 6 rooms: 463
  • 7 rooms: 216
  • 8 rooms: 89
  • 9+ rooms: 75
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 52
  • 3 rooms: 130
  • 4 rooms: 209
  • 5 rooms: 205
  • 6 rooms: 101
  • 7 rooms: 44
  • 8 rooms: 10
  • 9+ rooms: 11
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Crosby County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 95
  • 2 bedrooms: 482
  • 3 bedrooms: 914
  • 4 bedrooms: 213
  • 5+ bedrooms: 28
  • no bedroom: 8
  • 1 bedroom: 156
  • 2 bedrooms: 277
  • 3 bedrooms: 302
  • 4 bedrooms: 20
  • 5+ bedrooms: 7
Cars and other vehicles available in Crosby County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 69
  • 1 vehicle: 534
  • 2 vehicles: 780
  • 3 vehicles: 277
  • 4 vehicles: 69
  • 5+ vehicles: 13
  • no vehicle: 89
  • 1 vehicle: 366
  • 2 vehicles: 254
  • 3 vehicles: 54
  • 4 vehicles: 5
  • 5+ vehicles: 2

58% of Crosby County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 57% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 91% lived in Texas.

Crosby County:

58.2%
State average:

51.6%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $13,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 8%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Crosby County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (71.1%)
  • Electricity (20.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.9%)
  • Utility gas (64.8%)
  • Electricity (17.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15.1%)
  • Other fuel (2.2%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 16
Here:

1.5%
Texas:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

0.9%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 35
Here:

21.7%
Texas:

15.4%

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 (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue

Crosby County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:


Crosby County government finances - Revenue in 2002:


Crosby County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Crosby County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Crosby County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)




Most common first names in Crosby County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5876.9 years
William5578.6 years
Mary5079.0 years
James4775.5 years
George3173.8 years
Joe3072.2 years
Robert2774.9 years
Willie2578.3 years
Charles2076.6 years
Jessie2075.9 years
Most common last names in Crosby County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3576.6 years
Moore3079.9 years
Williams2372.7 years
Reed2180.3 years
Johnson1973.9 years
Jones1876.9 years
Fowler1878.3 years
Martin1876.5 years
Campbell1780.6 years
Davis1779.5 years

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