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Lipscomb County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 3,486 (all rural); it was 3,057 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 332
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 584
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 939
Renter-occupied apartments: 347 (it was 266 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

36%

Land area: 932 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.

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

March 2019 cost of living index in Lipscomb County: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (23.6%), Educational, health and social services (18.4%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (10.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 69%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Lipscomb County, TX (2019)
    • 2,13761.7%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,12532.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 912.6%Two or more races
    • 712.0%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 220.6%Asian alone
    • 180.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

35.2 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 1,754  (50.3%)
Females: 1,732  (49.7%)
Average household size:
Lipscomb County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $61,153 ($31,964 in 1999)
This county:

$61,153
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $557 (lower quartile is $485, upper quartile is $721)
This county:

$557
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $117,219 (it was $40,100 in 2000)
Lipscomb:

$117,219
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,913 - $179,071
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,127
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $434

Institutionalized population: 37

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 3
  • Thefts: 8
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 4
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $173,800
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $44,100
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $44,100
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $173,200
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $102,000
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Lipscomb, TX residents
Average permit cost in Lipscomb, TX
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,027 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,229 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Lipscomb, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Lipscomb, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Lipscomb, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.9%
Lipscomb County:

11.9%
Texas:

13.6%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 14.8% for American Indian residents, 29.5% for other race residents, 21.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 35.2 years old
(Males: 34.3 years old, Females: 39.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.6 years old, Black residents: 46.4 years old, American Indian residents: 31.6 years old, Asian residents: 30.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.8 years old, Other race residents: 31.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lipscomb 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: Booker, Higgins, Follett, Darrouzett, Lipscomb.

Lipscomb 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 Lipscomb County: Perryton Country Club (A), Perryton Fire and Emergency Medical Services Waka Station (B), Perryton Fire and Emergency Medical Services Farnsworth Station (C), Perryton Fire and Emergency Medical Services Wolf Creek Station (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ochiltree Cemetery (1), Bethel Cemetery (2), Black Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Truax Lake (A), Deer Lake (B), Peckenpaugh Lake (C), Lake Fryer (D), Perryton Feeders Lake Number 2 (E), Perryton Feeders Lake Number 1 (F), Wheatheart Feeders Lake (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: South Wolf Creek (A), Northup Creek (B), Middle Prong Wolf Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lipscomb County include: Wolf Creek County Park (1), Leatherman Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Alfalfa County, Oklahoma , Coconino County, Arizona , Benton County, Arkansas , Davie County, North Carolina , Sherman County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Texas:

8.0%

Unemployment by year in Lipscomb, TX
County total employment by year in Lipscomb, TX
County average yearly wages by year in Lipscomb, TX

Current college students: 37
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 20.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 447 (16.7% naturalized citizens)

Lipscomb County:

12.8%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 842010 or later
  • 1642000 to 2009
  • 1051990 to 1999
  • 1091980 to 1989
  • 401970 to 1979
  • 23Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 70.6%

Lipscomb County marital status for males Lipscomb County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,313
  • One, attached: 4
  • Two: 32
  • 3 or 4: 50
  • 5 to 9: 14
  • 10 to 19: 5
  • Mobile homes: 92

Housing units in Lipscomb County with a mortgage: 284 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 633

Here:

31.0% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lipscomb County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,24510
Mainline Protestant5814
Catholic3201
None1,156-
Lipscomb 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: 2
Lipscomb County:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Lipscomb County:

10.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

10.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lipscomb County:

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Lipscomb County:

26.1%
State:

26.6%

Agriculture in Lipscomb County:

Average size of farms: 1883 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $137,908
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: 91.99%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $134,735
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $87,684
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.90%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.10
Corn for grain: 3458 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 11060 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Lipscomb County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 2715424.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 40 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/4/1950, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lipscomb County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 730% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 187.4 miles away from Lipscomb County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 204.3 miles away from the county center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from the 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 26.6 miles away from the county center
On 1/7/2016 at 04:27:57, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 88.2 miles away from Lipscomb County center
On 11/19/2015 at 07:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 104.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 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

The number of natural disasters in Lipscomb County (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Lipscomb

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,065 (75.1%)
  • Carpooled: 265 (18.7%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 6 (0.4%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 38 (2.7%)
  • Worked at home: 42 (3.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (83%)
  • Guatemala (7%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Brazil (1%)
  • Germany (1%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lipscomb County


  • German (12%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • American (2%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
45 people in nursing homes
33 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
4 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $68,292.

3.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,439 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.52%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.52% relocated from other counties in Texas ($53,439 average AGI)
2.58% relocated from other states ($28,756 average AGI)
Lipscomb County:

2.58%
Texas average:

2.52%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,643 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.72% relocated to other counties in Texas ($41,155 average AGI)
2.24% relocated to other states ($15,488 average AGI)
Lipscomb County:

2.24%
Texas average:

2.32%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Lipscomb County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Lipscomb County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Lipscomb County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 27.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 23.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lipscomb County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Lipscomb County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lipscomb County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lipscomb County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lipscomb County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Lipscomb County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 530 (473 aged, 57 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 255 (32%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,387
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,483
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 32

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 34

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,486
  • Male householders: 615 (122 living alone), Female householders: 612 (138 living alone)
  • 650 spouses (645 opposite-sex spouses), 69 unmarried partners, (65 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,047 children (888 natural, 26 adopted, 134 stepchildren), 100 grandchildren, 98 brothers or sisters, 23 parents, 0 foster children, 124 other relatives, 104 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 41

Size of family households: 435 2-persons, 166 3-persons, 155 4-persons, 105 5-persons, 31 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 261 1-person, 47 2-persons, 4 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 3 5-persons.

541 married couples with children.
233 single-parent households (83 men, 150 women).

74.9% of residents of Lipscomb speak English at home.
23.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $17,283,000 ($5,622 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $160,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $6,932,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,064,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,178,000
Federal grants: $1,747,000
Federal procurement contracts: $199,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,163,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $62,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $349,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,570,000

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

Births: 209
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 184
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +67
Here:

+22 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -41
Here -13 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Lipscomb County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.62 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.1

Year house built in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • Year house built in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • 162014 or later
  • 292010 to 2013
  • 1132000 to 2009
  • 521990 to 1999
  • 2581980 to 1989
  • 2681970 to 1979
  • 2251960 to 1969
  • 1551950 to 1959
  • 1851940 to 1949
  • 1821939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lipscomb County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • 11 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 103 rooms
  • 1214 rooms
  • 2445 rooms
  • 2126 rooms
  • 1587 rooms
  • 818 rooms
  • 779+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 733 rooms
  • 744 rooms
  • 1015 rooms
  • 276 rooms
  • 257 rooms
  • 108 rooms
  • 59+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lipscomb County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • 1no bedroom
  • 111 bedroom
  • 2002 bedrooms
  • 5183 bedrooms
  • 1524 bedrooms
  • 175+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lipscomb County, Texas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 221 bedroom
  • 1642 bedrooms
  • 1113 bedrooms
  • 184 bedrooms
  • 25+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Lipscomb County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lipscomb County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lipscomb County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 17no vehicle
  • 1841 vehicle
  • 3332 vehicles
  • 2233 vehicles
  • 954 vehicles
  • 595+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lipscomb County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lipscomb County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 37no vehicle
  • 1411 vehicle
  • 1072 vehicles
  • 313 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.6% of Lipscomb County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Texas.

Lipscomb County:

87.6%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 1,596
  • Other state: 1,394
  • Northeast: 19
  • Midwest: 239
  • South: 821
  • West: 314
Year householders moved into unit in Lipscomb County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lipscomb County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 64.8%Utility gas
  • 21.7%Electricity
  • 7.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.2%Other fuel
  • 1.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 45.5%Utility gas
  • 44.6%Electricity
  • 5.8%Wood
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

31.1%
Texas:

14.3%

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

Lipscomb County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,456,000
    General - Other: $1,355,000
    Police Protection: $622,000
    Financial Administration: $348,000
    Central Staff Services: $295,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $274,000
    General Public Buildings: $130,000
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $53,000
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000
    Libraries: $18,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $31,000
    Highways: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $122,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $105,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,000
    Royalties: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $130,000
    Regular Highways: $23,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,023,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,080,000
    Other: $18,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,252,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $281,000
    Other License: $13,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,244,000

Lipscomb County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,456,000
    General - Other: $1,355,000
    Police Protection: $622,000
    Financial Administration: $348,000
    Central Staff Services: $295,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $274,000
    General Public Buildings: $130,000
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $53,000
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000
    Libraries: $18,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $31,000
    Highways: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $122,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $105,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,000
    Royalties: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $130,000
    Regular Highways: $23,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,023,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,080,000
    Other: $18,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,252,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $281,000
    Other License: $13,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,244,000

Lipscomb County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,456,000
    General - Other: $1,355,000
    Police Protection: $622,000
    Financial Administration: $348,000
    Central Staff Services: $295,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $274,000
    General Public Buildings: $130,000
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $53,000
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000
    Libraries: $18,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $31,000
    Highways: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $122,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $105,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,000
    Royalties: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $130,000
    Regular Highways: $23,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,023,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,080,000
    Other: $18,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,252,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $281,000
    Other License: $13,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,244,000

Lipscomb County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,456,000
    General - Other: $1,355,000
    Police Protection: $622,000
    Financial Administration: $348,000
    Central Staff Services: $295,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $274,000
    General Public Buildings: $130,000
    Local Fire Protection: $60,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $53,000
    Parks and Recreation: $31,000
    Libraries: $18,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $23,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $31,000
    Highways: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $122,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $105,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,000
    Royalties: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $130,000
    Regular Highways: $23,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,023,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,080,000
    Other: $18,000
    General Local Government Support: $6,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,252,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $281,000
    Other License: $13,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,244,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 32
  • Number of aged recipients: 5
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 27
  • Number of recipients under 18: 4
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 17
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 11
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 16
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 13
Most common first names in Lipscomb County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2678.2 years
John2678.7 years
William2275.0 years
George1977.6 years
James1876.4 years
Henry1681.1 years
Fred1574.1 years
Charles1578.1 years
Robert1278.7 years
Edward1177.1 years
Most common last names in Lipscomb County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1777.8 years
Barton1574.4 years
Yauck1476.1 years
Laubhan1480.8 years
Schoenhals1280.7 years
Trosper1176.4 years
Brown1069.3 years
Miller1076.7 years
Born984.1 years
Harris978.9 years

Lipscomb County on our top lists:

  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"