Hood County, Texas (TX)

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County population in 2012: 52,044 (67% urban, 33% rural); it was 41,100 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 9,790
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,415
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 13,134
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,590 (it was 3,042 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

36%

Land area: 422 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 123 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hood County: 92.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (29.7%), Educational, health and social services (15.4%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (14.5%), Retail trade (11.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 56%
  • Government: 6%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 31%
  • Unpaid family work: 7%
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Races in Hood County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (87.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (10.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Asian alone (0.6%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (0.6%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.4%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Texas median age:  33.0 years
Males: 25,181  (39.4%)
Females: 26,001  (60.6%)
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Hood County,TX real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Hood County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,529 ($43,668 in 1999)

This county:

$54529
Texas:

$51704

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $697 (lower quartile is $494, upper quartile is $874)
This county:

$697
State:

$711


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $154,529 (it was $88,800 in 2000)
Hood:

$154,529
Texas:

$132,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $76,421 - $251,612
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,280
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $381

Institutionalized population: 672

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):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 29 buildings, average cost: $125,200
  • 2001: 20 buildings, average cost: $167,800
  • 2002: 87 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2003: 83 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2004: 92 buildings, average cost: $145,400
  • 2007: 105 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2008: 97 buildings, average cost: $190,400
  • 2009: 37 buildings, average cost: $168,900

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 2013: $2,215 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,020 (1.0%)

Hood County household income distribution in 2009 Hood County home values distribution Hood County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.0%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.9% for Black residents, 18.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.7% for American Indian residents, 22.7% for other race residents, 8.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.7%
Hood County:

11.7%
Texas:

17.5%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.2% for Black residents, 17.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.6% for American Indian residents, 21.4% for other race residents, 8.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 46 years old
(Males: 44 years old, Females: 48 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50 years old, Black residents: 17 years old, American Indian residents: 38 years old, Asian residents: 49 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 21 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Hood County is $487 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $542 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $716 a month.

Cities in this county include: Granbury, Pecan Plantation, DeCordova, Oak Trail Shores, Canyon Creek, Cresson, Tolar, Lipan, Brazos Bend.

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

2005 air pollution in Hood County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.104 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.084 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Hood County: Black Ranch (A), Camp Crucis (B), Camp Klebit (C), Camp Leonard (D), Panter Branch Hall (E), Indian Harbor Volunteer Fire Department and First Responders (F), North Hood County Volunteer Fire Department (G), Decordova Bend Estates Action Volunteer Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hood County include: Prairie Creek Church (A), Rock Church (B), Temple Hall Church (C), Cedar Grove Church (D), Elm Grove Church (E), Fairview Church (F), United Methodist Church Acton (G), Good Shepherd Episcopal Church (H), Church of the Nazarene (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Acton Cemetery (1), Mitchell Bend Cemetery (2), Antioch Cemetery (3), Asbury Cemetery (4), Long Creek Cemetery (5), Mount Pleasant Cemetery (6), Brooks Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Walsh Lake (A), Texas A and M Lake (B), Smelley Lake (C), Bowser Lake (D), Baileys Lake (E), Seals Lake (F), Faulkner Pond (G), Bullman Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wright Branch (A), Weaver Branch (B), Walnut Creek (C), Sycamore Creek (D), Strouds Creek (E), Station Branch (F), Starve Out Branch (G), Star Hollow Creek (H), Rucker Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Hood County: Acton State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Erath County , Johnson County , Palo Pinto County , Parker County , Somervell County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.2%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,234
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,339 (40% naturalized citizens)

Hood County:

3.3%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 392
  • 1990 to 1994: 204
  • 1985 to 1989: 158
  • 1980 to 1984: 175
  • 1975 to 1979: 123
  • 1970 to 1974: 92
  • 1970 to 1974: 53
  • 1965 to 1969: 142

Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 54.7%

Hood County marital status for males Hood County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Hood County with a mortgage: 5,044 (139 second mortgage, 246 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,300

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Hood County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,21852
Mainline Protestant6,65010
Catholic3,4501
Other7894
None22,075-
Hood 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: 12
Hood County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Hood County:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 32
This county:

6.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Hood County:

10.8%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Hood County:

26.2%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.0%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Hood County:

Average size of farms: 216 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $23,240
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $148.92
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 81.02%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $25,046
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 13.70%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 12.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,330
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.08%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.87
All wheat for grain: 380 harvested acres
Vegetables: 27 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 2,961 acres

Tornado activity:

Hood County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 2059970.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 22 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/4/1989, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 22 people

Earthquake activity:

Hood County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 77% 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 177.7 miles away from Hood 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 361.1 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 172.9 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 309.9 miles away from the 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 162.4 miles away from Hood 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 166.4 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:


The number of natural disasters in Hood County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

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

  • Mexico (74%)
  • Germany (6%)
  • United Kingdom (3%)
  • Canada (1%)
  • Korea (1%)
  • Austria (1%)
  • Netherlands (1%)

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

  • United States or American (23%)
  • German (15%)
  • English (13%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)

Hood County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 14,285 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 2,562 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Walked: 222 (1%)
  • Other means: 117 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 671 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 166 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 165 people in nursing homes
  • 133 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 118 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 16 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in other group homes

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

  • 360 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 185 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 67 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 60 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 27 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,792.

8.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($58,856 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.68%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.72% relocated from other counties in Texas ($43,611 average AGI)
1.96% relocated from other states ($15,246 average AGI)
Hood County:

1.96%
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 Tarrant County, TX  2.00% ($62,902 average AGI)
from Parker County, TX  0.54% ($40,698)
from Johnson County, TX  0.44% ($45,063)
from Erath County, TX  0.36% ($12,800)
from Somervell County, TX  0.28% ($32,367)
from Dallas County, TX  0.27% ($58,438)
from Denton County, TX  0.23% ($52,537)


8.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,929 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.36%
Texas average:

6.69%


0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($560 average AGI)
Hood County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.10%

6.34% relocated to other counties in Texas ($31,811 average AGI)
1.95% relocated to other states ($8,557 average AGI)
Hood County:

1.95%
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 Tarrant County, TX  2.02% ($43,433 average AGI)
to Parker County, TX  0.52% ($35,785)
to Johnson County, TX  0.43% ($36,584)
to Dallas County, TX  0.28% ($30,940)
to Erath County, TX  0.26% ($43,043)
to Denton County, TX  0.25% ($38,591)
to Somervell County, TX  0.16% ($31,310)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.4

Births per 1000 population in Hood County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 11.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Hood County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Hood County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 8,841 (8,046 aged, 795 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.15
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4271.700
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 81.73
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 27677.88

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1201.750
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1199.670
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4.17

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29.57
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 77.2

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 16.69

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 140.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 89.4
  • Other - 51.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 50,481

Size of family households: 8,065 2-persons, 2,877 3-persons, 2,204 4-persons, 1,122 5-persons, 400 6-persons, 245 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,001 1-person, 733 2-persons, 86 3-persons, 40 4-persons, 17 5-persons, 5 6-persons.

6,793 married couples with children.
1,709 single-parent households (510 men, 1,199 women).

92.5% of residents of Hood County speak English at home.
6.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $230,024,000 ($4948 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $20,614,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $159,425,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $45,851,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $385,000
Federal grants: $13,606,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,238,000 ($2,261,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,519,000 ($38,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $23,319,000
Federal Government insurance: $47,914,000

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

Births: 2,509
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,450
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +316
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +6,539
Here:

+136 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Hood County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 7.67 millions of gallons per day (41% from ground, 59% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 873
  • 2000 to 2004: 5,724
  • 1990 to 1999: 5,890
  • 1980 to 1989: 5,963
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,016
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,259
  • 1950 to 1959: 909
  • 1940 to 1949: 286
  • 1939 or earlier: 519
Rooms in houses/apartments in Hood County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 54
  • 2 rooms: 194
  • 3 rooms: 607
  • 4 rooms: 1,819
  • 5 rooms: 3,553
  • 6 rooms: 3,030
  • 7 rooms: 2,097
  • 8 rooms: 954
  • 9+ rooms: 826
  • 1 room: 50
  • 2 rooms: 275
  • 3 rooms: 504
  • 4 rooms: 849
  • 5 rooms: 832
  • 6 rooms: 343
  • 7 rooms: 102
  • 8 rooms: 30
  • 9+ rooms: 57
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Hood County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 72
  • 1 bedroom: 499
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,107
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,606
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,582
  • 5+ bedrooms: 268
  • no bedroom: 75
  • 1 bedroom: 659
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,282
  • 3 bedrooms: 921
  • 4 bedrooms: 97
  • 5+ bedrooms: 8
Cars and other vehicles available in Hood County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 252
  • 1 vehicle: 3,327
  • 2 vehicles: 6,815
  • 3 vehicles: 2,121
  • 4 vehicles: 463
  • 5+ vehicles: 156
  • no vehicle: 173
  • 1 vehicle: 1,546
  • 2 vehicles: 1,106
  • 3 vehicles: 155
  • 4 vehicles: 49
  • 5+ vehicles: 13

49% of Hood County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 75% lived in Texas.

Hood County:

49.0%
State average:

51.6%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $57,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Hood County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (68.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23.5%)
  • Utility gas (6.2%)
  • Wood (1.2%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Electricity (62.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23.0%)
  • Utility gas (12.0%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)
  • Wood (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 276
Here:

6.0%
Texas:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 106
Here:

4.7%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 116
Here:

10.3%
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 (Noninstitutionalized)

Hood County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Judicial and Legal Services: $6,962,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,270,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,755,000
    Regular Highways: $2,487,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,966,000
    General - Other: $1,048,000
    Central Staff Services: $880,000
    Financial Administration: $802,000
    General Public Buildings: $550,000
    Libraries: $332,000
    Health - Other: $318,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $312,000
    Corrections - Other: $245,000
    Local Fire Protection: $136,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $659,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $302,000
    Local Fire Protection: $257,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $314,000
    General - Other: $165,000
    Police Protection: $104,000
    Financial Administration: $27,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000
    Correctional Institutions: $19,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $11,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
    Corrections - Other: $5,000
    Health - Other: $5,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Libraries: $3,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,304,000

Hood County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $2,732,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $136,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $137,000
    Health and Hospitals: $82,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $452,000
    Interest Earnings: $442,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $211,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $269,000
    Highways: $141,000
    General Local Government Support: $65,000
    Public Welfare: $13,000
    Sewerage: $9,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,038,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,130,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,399,000
    Other License: $198,000

Hood County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,371,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,951,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $6,350,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $6,350,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,705,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,285,000

Hood County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,630,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,024,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,123,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Hood County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Hood County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED147$101,619944$108,5001,719$127,734244$21,8163$146,667375$96,197
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$89,000113$122,265198$122,39919$39,4210$033$120,485
APPLICATIONS DENIED31$83,871235$81,481559$104,36088$22,0340$087$87,759
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN20$102,850100$117,020426$115,6649$54,4440$037$124,514
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$72,20044$94,34166$138,6367$39,0000$08$120,375
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED211$115,910109$143,88142$102,524
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED38$127,31639$152,2057$92,286
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$91,8330$03$55,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$102,5005$108,0001$119,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$133,5710$04$141,000
Most common first names in Hood County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James25273.9 years
William22374.6 years
Mary21480.1 years
John20775.9 years
Robert15973.7 years
Charles12075.1 years
George9175.0 years
Dorothy8678.8 years
Richard7471.3 years
Margaret6880.0 years
Most common last names in Hood County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12077.4 years
Davis7574.9 years
Johnson6877.0 years
Jones6777.2 years
Brown6777.3 years
Williams6179.7 years
Miller6074.5 years
White5478.0 years
Moore5274.0 years
Wilson5178.7 years
Businesses in Hood County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Long John Silver's1
Baymont Inn1Lowe's1
Best Western2Maurices1
Blockbuster1McDonald's2
Burger King1Payless1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Chick-Fil-A1Rue211
Cinnabon 1SONIC Drive-In3
Days Inn1Sears1
Discount Tire1Staples1
Domino's Pizza2Starbucks1
FedEx6Subway4
Ford1T-Mobile2
GNC1Taco Bell1
GameStop1Toyota1
H&R Block2U-Haul4
Home Depot1UPS11
Jack In The Box1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
Kroger1Wendy's1
La Quinta1YMCA1