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Donley County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 3,623 (all rural); it was 3,828 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 408
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 695
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,174
Renter-occupied apartments: 414 (it was 404 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

36%

Land area: 930 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 4 people per square mile   (very low).

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

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Industries providing employment: Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (22.4%), Educational, health and social services (20.0%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (12.9%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.8%), Construction (10.6%), Information (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 26%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 74%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Donley County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (81.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (10.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.8%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
Median resident age:

41.3 years
Texas median age:

34.5 years
Males: 1,844  (50.9%)
Females: 1,779  (49.1%)

Donley County,TX real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Donley County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $41,922 ($29,006 in 1999)

This county:

$41,922
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $406 (lower quartile is $275, upper quartile is $734)
This county:

$406
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $75,148 (it was $45,800 in 2000)
Donley:

$75,148
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $39,836 - $116,955
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $977
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $361

Institutionalized population: 9

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 18
  • Thefts: 25
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 27
  • Thefts: 27
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $170,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $177,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $175,600
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $192,600
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $212,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Donley, TX residents
Average permit cost in Donley, TX
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,418 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $950 (1.4%)

Donley County household income distribution in 2013 Donley County home values distribution in 2013 Donley County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 14.1%
Donley County:

14.1%
Texas:

15.6%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.5% for Black residents, 24.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 50.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 39.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.3 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 46.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.2 years old, Black residents: 42.3 years old, American Indian residents: 47.1 years old, Asian residents: 21.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20.8 years old, Other race residents: 20.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Donley County is $396 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $645 a month.

Cities in this county include: Clarendon, Howardwick, Hedley.

Donley 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 Donley County: Coleman Ranch (A), Hay Camp (B), Hess Ranch (C), Hess Windmill (D), House Log (E), Lost Creek Ranch (F), McMurtry Ranch (G), McMurtry Windmill (H), Pan Fork (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Donley County include: Ring Church (A), Friendship Church (B), Kelley Church (C), Lone Mound Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Fairview Cemetery (1), Plymouth Cemetery (2), Dodson Cemetery (3), Needwood Cemetery (4), Dozier Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: McIntosh Lake (A), Cason Lake (B), Club Lake (C), Evans Lake (D), Allred-Sessions Lake (E), Lake Atteberry (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Billy Creek (A), Uncle Frank Creek (B), Wagon Creek (C), Wolf Creek (D), Wills Creek (E), Sandy Creek (F), Shinnery Creek (G), South Fork Buck Creek (H), Squaw Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Briscoe County , Torrance County, New Mexico , Carson County , Montgomery County, North Carolina , Parmer County , Potter County , Randall County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Texas:

4.4%

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

Current college students: 282
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 79 (33.0% naturalized citizens)

Donley County:

2.2%
Whole state:

17.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 172010 or later
  • 302000 to 2009
  • 171990 to 1999
  • 181980 to 1989
  • 111970 to 1979
  • 5Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 72.2%

Donley County marital status for males Donley County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,522
  • One, attached: 22
  • Two: 74
  • 3 or 4: 27
  • 5 to 9: 6
  • 10 to 19: 17
  • 20 or more: 10
  • Mobile homes: 503

Housing units in Donley County with a mortgage: 234 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 763

Here:

23.5% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Donley County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,8009
Mainline Protestant4453
Catholic901
Other-1
None1,342-
Donley County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Donley County:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

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

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

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

10.25 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

10.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Donley County:

10.8%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Donley County:

25.8%
State:

26.6%

Agriculture in Donley County:

Average size of farms: 1328 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $167,304
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $238.19
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: 87.94%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $173,839
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 6.38%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 44.10%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $40,133
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.32%
Average age of principal farm operators: 60 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.51
Corn for grain: 450 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 5822 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 12765 harvested acres
Vegetables: 574 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 131 acres

Tornado activity:

Donley County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 2253808.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 fatalities and 18 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/25/1955, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Donley County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 45% 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 134.7 miles away from Donley 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 105.5 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 225.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 357.3 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 258.9 miles away from Donley 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 62.9 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 Severe Winter Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2016 to January 21, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4255: February 09, 2016, FEMA Id: 4255, Natural disaster type: Winter 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 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 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 STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 04, 1989 to June 07, 1989, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-828: May 19, 1989, FEMA Id: 828, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Texas Tornadoes, Windstorms, Flooding, Incident Period: May 13, 1970, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-286: May 13, 1970, FEMA Id: 286, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind

The number of natural disasters in Donley County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

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


  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (44%)
  • Jamaica (11%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • India (5%)
  • England (5%)
  • Honduras (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Donley County


  • German (17%)
  • American (12%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • English (9%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Israeli (1%)

Donley County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 892 (72.2%)
  • Carpooled: 164 (13.3%)
  • Bicycle: 6 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 85 (6.9%)
  • Worked at home: 90 (7.3%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 155 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 42 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 226 people in college/university student housing
  • 9 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $42,012.

8.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.12%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.11% relocated from other counties in Texas ($23,226 average AGI)
2.01% relocated from other states ($7,892 average AGI)
Donley County:

2.01%
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 Potter County, TX  1.05% ($20,250 average AGI)


8.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.12%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.98% relocated to other counties in Texas ($21,097 average AGI)
1.13% relocated to other states ($3,591 average AGI)
Donley County:

1.13%
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 Randall County, TX  1.48% ($24,471 average AGI)
to Potter County, TX  1.31% ($17,667)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.4

Births per 1000 population in Donley County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 14.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Donley County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 14.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Donley County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 29.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Donley County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Donley County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Donley County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Donley County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Donley County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Donley County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 878 (773 aged, 105 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 177 (25%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (37)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (36)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (21)
  • Unspecified dementia (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 874
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,414

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 26

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,623
  • In family households: 2,741 (385 male householders, 446 female householders)
    640 spouses, 953 children (835 natural, 78 adopted, 43 stepchildren), 112 grandchildren, 42 brothers or sisters, 18 parents, 55 other relatives, 84 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 576 (237 male householders (191 living alone)), 253 female householders (243 living alone)), 83 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 301

Size of family households: 529 2-persons, 112 3-persons, 121 4-persons, 40 5-persons, 12 6-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 434 1-person, 53 2-persons, 2 3-persons.

385 married couples with children.
235 single-parent households (7 men, 228 women).

94.2% of residents of Donley speak English at home.
4.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (84% speak English very well, 7% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $28,490,000 ($7,233 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $401,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $11,524,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $7,969,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,878,000
Federal grants: $4,306,000
Federal procurement contracts: $99,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $713,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $31,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $464,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,239,000

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

Births: 201
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 238
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +10
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +100
Here:

+26 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Donley County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.75 millions of gallons per day (11% from ground, 89% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Year house built in Donley County, Texas
  • Year house built in Donley County, Texas
  • 362014 or later
  • 92010 to 2013
  • 2222000 to 2009
  • 2251990 to 1999
  • 2331980 to 1989
  • 3911970 to 1979
  • 2131960 to 1969
  • 2001950 to 1959
  • 1731940 to 1949
  • 4411939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Donley County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Donley County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Donley County, Texas
  • 21 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 203 rooms
  • 1904 rooms
  • 2145 rooms
  • 2786 rooms
  • 1437 rooms
  • 788 rooms
  • 429+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Donley County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Donley County, Texas
  • 61 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 803 rooms
  • 854 rooms
  • 565 rooms
  • 556 rooms
  • 287 rooms
  • 78 rooms
  • 59+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Donley County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Donley County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Donley County, Texas
  • 2no bedroom
  • 501 bedroom
  • 2692 bedrooms
  • 4913 bedrooms
  • 1454 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Donley County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Donley County, Texas
  • 6no bedroom
  • 871 bedroom
  • 1012 bedrooms
  • 1083 bedrooms
  • 324 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Donley County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Donley County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Donley County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 15no vehicle
  • 2721 vehicle
  • 3532 vehicles
  • 2153 vehicles
  • 874 vehicles
  • 475+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Donley County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Donley County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 6no vehicle
  • 1791 vehicle
  • 892 vehicles
  • 603 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

84.8% of Donley County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 22% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Texas.

Donley County:

84.8%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 2,541
  • Other state: 949
  • Northeast: 85
  • Midwest: 191
  • South: 286
  • West: 391
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Donley County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 49.6%Utility gas
  • 26.9%Electricity
  • 10.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 1.0%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 48.5%Electricity
  • 38.6%Utility gas
  • 9.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4
Here:

1.5%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 21
Here:

10.8%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 49
Here:

12.9%
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

Donley County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $228,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $265,000
    Financial Administration: $257,000
    Regular Highways: $242,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $182,000
    Corrections - Other: $133,000
    Central Staff Services: $59,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $49,000
    General Public Buildings: $40,000
    Libraries: $28,000
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000
    Fire Protection: $20,000
    Health Services - Other: $9,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $344,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $526,000

Donley County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $214,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $258,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $311,000
    Interest Earnings: $63,000
    Rents: $8,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $41,000
  • Tax - Property: $469,000
    NEC: $220,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $172,000

Donley County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $584,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $221,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $706,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $99,000

Donley County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,216,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 79
  • Number of aged recipients: 17
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 62
  • Number of recipients under 18: 13
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 37
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 29
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 34
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 24
Donley County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Donley County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Donley County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5778.4 years
William5376.8 years
James4778.3 years
Mary3481.6 years
George2574.2 years
Robert2476.3 years
Charles1976.1 years
Annie1779.9 years
Henry1577.0 years
Frank1473.4 years
Most common last names in Donley County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hill3078.1 years
Johnson2977.6 years
Jones2179.2 years
Moore2079.8 years
Taylor1978.3 years
Smith1681.4 years
Stone1178.5 years
Mcanear1067.9 years
Mann1082.1 years
Riley1079.7 years
Businesses in Donley County, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1RadioShack1
Best Western1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
Pizza Hut1U-Haul1

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