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Limestone County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2014: 23,524 (46% urban, 54% rural); it was 22,051 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,935
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,296
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,922
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,268 (it was 1,984 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

36%

Land area: 909 sq. mi.

Water area: 24.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 26 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Limestone County: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (22.4%), Educational, health and social services (20.6%), Construction (14.3%), Retail trade (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 36%
  • Government: 30%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Limestone County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (61.7%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (19.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (17.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Texas median age:  33.0 years
Males: 12,194  (51.8%)
Females: 11,330  (48.2%)
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Limestone County,TX real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Limestone County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,020 ($29,366 in 1999)

This county:

$37020
Texas:

$51704

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $424 (lower quartile is $283, upper quartile is $561)
This county:

$424
State:

$711


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $85,201 (it was $46,600 in 2000)
Limestone:

$85,201
Texas:

$132,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $45,496 - $150,630
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $937
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $371

Institutionalized population: 1,542

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 95
  • Thefts: 220
  • Auto thefts: 23

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

  • Murders: 3
  • Rapes: 9
  • Robberies: 6
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 95
  • Thefts: 262
  • Auto thefts: 23
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 19 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2008: 15 buildings, average cost: $72,800
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $149,700
  • 2011: 26 buildings, average cost: $215,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $184,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $140,000

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 2013: $1,029 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $850 (1.2%)

Limestone County household income distribution in 2009 Limestone County home values distribution Limestone County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.9%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.5% for Black residents, 46.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.4% for American Indian residents, 53.8% for other race residents, 25.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.4%
Limestone County:

22.4%
Texas:

17.5%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.7% for Black residents, 44.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.5% for American Indian residents, 50.8% for other race residents, 25.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 38 years old
(Males: 37 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 78 years old, Asian residents: 30 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25 years old, Other race residents: 26 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Limestone County is $438 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $620 a month.

Cities in this county include: Mexia, Groesbeck, Personville, Coolidge, Prairie Hill, Thornton, Kosse, Tehuacana.

Limestone 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: Barbour County, Alabama , Early County, Georgia , Randolph County, Georgia , Telfair County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 785
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 67.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,216 (20% naturalized citizens)

Limestone County:

5.5%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 445
  • 1990 to 1994: 249
  • 1985 to 1989: 70
  • 1980 to 1984: 238
  • 1975 to 1979: 93
  • 1970 to 1974: 67
  • 1970 to 1974: 12
  • 1965 to 1969: 42

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 73.1%

Limestone County marital status for males Limestone County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 7,178
  • One, attached: 157
  • Two: 160
  • 3 or 4: 173
  • 5 to 9: 66
  • 10 to 19: 60
  • 20 or more: 89
  • Mobile homes: 1,706
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 136

Housing units in Limestone County with a mortgage: 1,904 (61 second mortgage, 97 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,151

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Limestone County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,83052
Mainline Protestant2,31413
Black Protestant1,0987
Catholic8651
Other2542
None10,023-
Limestone 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: 6
Limestone County:

2.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.45 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.34 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Limestone County:

9.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 19
This county:

8.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Limestone County:

10.3%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Limestone County:

28.3%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.5%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Limestone County:

Average size of farms: 371 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,922
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $68.84
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.22%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 87.36%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $23,868
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.35%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.51%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,592
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.45%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 22.13
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.20%
Corn for grain: 11786 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1037 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1467 harvested acres
Vegetables: 286 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 736 acres

Earthquake activity:

Limestone County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 81% 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 266.1 miles away from Limestone 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 414.1 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 213.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 213.1 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 229.3 miles away from Limestone 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 246.6 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:

  • TexasWildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 1, 2008, Emergency Declared (EM-3284): March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • TexasHurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1606): September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • TexasHurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3261): September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • TexasHurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3216): September 2, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • TexasLoss of the Space Shuttle Columbia, Incident Period: February 1, 2003, Emergency Declared (EM-3171): February 1, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3171, Natural disaster type: Other
  • TexasExtreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 1, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared (EM-3142): September 1, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • TexasExtreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3113): September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • TexasSevere Storm, Thunderstorms, Incident Period: December 20, 1991 to January 14, 1992, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-930): December 26, 1991, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-930, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • TexasFlooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: April 15, 1990 to May 29, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-863): May 2, 1990, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-863, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • TexasSEVERE STORMS, TORNADOES, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 4, 1989 to June 7, 1989, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-828): May 19, 1989, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-828, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Limestone County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (89%)
  • India (3%)
  • United Kingdom (1%)
  • Dominican Republic (1%)
  • Honduras (1%)
  • Canada (1%)
  • Philippines (1%)

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

  • United States or American (20%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • German (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Dutch (1%)

Limestone County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,658 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 1,229 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 32 (0%)
  • Walked: 115 (1%)
  • Other means: 143 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 209 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 902 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 591 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 335 people in nursing homes
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 4 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 863 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 442 people in state prisons
  • 237 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 25 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,101.

7.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,643 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.66%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.55% relocated from other counties in Texas ($31,201 average AGI)
1.11% relocated from other states ($5,442 average AGI)
Limestone County:

1.11%
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 Freestone County, TX  1.44% ($41,190 average AGI)
from McLennan County, TX  1.17% ($32,624)
from Dallas County, TX  0.37% ($25,481)
from Harris County, TX  0.29% ($50,952)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.29% ($36,714)
from Leon County, TX  0.26% ($41,105)
from Navarro County, TX  0.23% ($30,765)


7.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,401 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.35% relocated to other counties in Texas ($28,571 average AGI)
0.98% relocated to other states ($4,832 average AGI)
Limestone County:

0.98%
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 McLennan County, TX  1.16% ($28,774 average AGI)
to Freestone County, TX  0.94% ($34,265)
to Dallas County, TX  0.37% ($37,148)
to Harris County, TX  0.33% ($39,667)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.28% ($23,100)
to Navarro County, TX  0.22% ($26,938)
to Hill County, TX  0.21% ($29,200)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.1

Births per 1000 population in Limestone County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Limestone County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.4

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Limestone County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 24.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 15.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Limestone County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Limestone County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,411 (3,317 aged, 1,094 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 834 (16%)

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 Limestone County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (444)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (274)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (202)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (200)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (140)
  • Bacterial pneumonia, unspecified (130)
  • Congestive heart failure (130)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (118)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (83)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (54)

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

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 8.79
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 13772.35
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 329.480
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 73514.04

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1150.990
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1199.310
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4.39

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 14.33
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 57.11

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4.39

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,792
  • In family households: 18,721 (4,038 male householders, 1,862 female householders)
    4,312 spouses, 6,127 children (5,534 natural, 128 adopted, 465 stepchildren), 841 grandchildren, 253 brothers or sisters, 170 parents, 375 other relatives, 544 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,071 (1,259 male householders (1,042 living alone)), 1,340 female householders (1,197 living alone)), 472 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,592 (1,542 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,651 2-persons, 1,263 3-persons, 1,026 4-persons, 550 5-persons, 244 6-persons, 166 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,239 1-person, 297 2-persons, 37 3-persons, 11 4-persons, 9 5-persons, 5 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

3,435 married couples with children.
1,401 single-parent households (241 men, 1,160 women).

88.0% of residents of Limestone County speak English at home.
11.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (49% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (51% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $137,791,000 ($6053 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,935,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $59,451,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $32,030,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,545,000
Federal grants: $38,331,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,655,000 ($1,554,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,780,000 ($180,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $159,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,863,000
Federal Government insurance: $7,945,000

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

Births: 1,579
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,455
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +369
Here:

+16 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +252
Here:

+11 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Limestone County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.72 millions of gallons per day (77% from ground, 23% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 145
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,496
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,685
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,629
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,052
  • 1960 to 1969: 755
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,014
  • 1940 to 1949: 661
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,111
Rooms in houses/apartments in Limestone County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 50
  • 2 rooms: 56
  • 3 rooms: 259
  • 4 rooms: 947
  • 5 rooms: 1,795
  • 6 rooms: 1,493
  • 7 rooms: 693
  • 8 rooms: 351
  • 9+ rooms: 278
  • 1 room: 40
  • 2 rooms: 146
  • 3 rooms: 205
  • 4 rooms: 601
  • 5 rooms: 575
  • 6 rooms: 234
  • 7 rooms: 136
  • 8 rooms: 28
  • 9+ rooms: 19
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Limestone County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 54
  • 1 bedroom: 224
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,764
  • 3 bedrooms: 3,138
  • 4 bedrooms: 658
  • 5+ bedrooms: 84
  • no bedroom: 55
  • 1 bedroom: 355
  • 2 bedrooms: 877
  • 3 bedrooms: 596
  • 4 bedrooms: 92
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9
Cars and other vehicles available in Limestone County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 256
  • 1 vehicle: 1,928
  • 2 vehicles: 2,293
  • 3 vehicles: 1,051
  • 4 vehicles: 290
  • 5+ vehicles: 104
  • no vehicle: 358
  • 1 vehicle: 968
  • 2 vehicles: 523
  • 3 vehicles: 112
  • 4 vehicles: 16
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

60% of Limestone County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 54% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Texas.

Limestone County:

59.8%
State average:

51.6%

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

  • This state: 17906
  • Northeast: 307
  • Midwest: 587
  • South: 1390
  • West: 581

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $26,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Limestone County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (45.0%)
  • Utility gas (33.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.4%)
  • Wood (1.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (50.3%)
  • Electricity (37.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.5%)
  • Wood (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 56
Here:

2.1%
Texas:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 50
Here:

3.6%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 70
Here:

9.7%
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 (Noninstitutionalized)

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 797
  • Number of aged recipients: 83
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 714
  • Number of recipients under 18: 149
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 490
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 158
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 271
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 264
Limestone County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Limestone County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Limestone County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James24673.0 years
Mary23879.2 years
William22074.5 years
John21276.4 years
Willie12476.0 years
George11975.7 years
Robert11673.4 years
Ruby9979.6 years
Thomas8674.3 years
Joe7869.1 years
Most common last names in Limestone County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13775.2 years
Jones12775.6 years
Johnson11374.4 years
Williams9475.6 years
Jackson8277.8 years
Davis7975.4 years
Thompson6980.8 years
Carter6675.3 years
Wilson6575.8 years
Brown5971.3 years
Businesses in Limestone County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Best Western2Nike3
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
ColorTyme1SONIC Drive-In2
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway3
Days Inn1Taco Bell1
FedEx2True Value1
Ford1U-Haul3
H&R Block2UPS1
Holiday Inn1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1