County population in 2016: 78 (all rural); it was 67 in 2000County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7 County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 18 County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 25 Renter-occupied apartments: 14 (it was 6 in 2000)
% of renters here:
Land area: 673 sq. mi.
Water area: 3.8 sq. mi.
Population density: 0 people per square mile (very low).
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Loving County: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,261 (1.2%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,861 (0.5%)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 14.7%
(88.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.7% for American Indian residents)
Median age of residents in 2016: 58.7 years old
(Males: 58.0 years old, Females: 59.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 55.9 years old, American Indian residents: 43.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 69.0 years old, Other race residents: 32.9 years old)
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Loving County is $425 a month. Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month. Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $628 a month.
Notable locations in this county outside city limits:
Notable locations in Loving County: Castile Ranch (A), Center Windmill (B), Chico Ranch (C), Collier Windmill (D), Corn Ranch (E), County Line Windmill (F), Crow Windmill (G), D Ranch (H), Dagger Windmill (I), Dallas Windmill (J), Deep Well Windmill (K), Delaware River Ranch (L), Delaware Windmill (M), Digger Windmill (N), Division Windmill (O), Dog Canyon Ranger Station (P), Down-in-the-Hole Windmill (Q), Durrill Camp (R), East Windmill (S), Farmer Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map
Lakes and reservoirs: Tank Number Twelve (A), Baylor Pond (B), Goat Shed Waterhole (C), Bronco Mule Pond (D), Middle Tank (E), Rock Water Hole (F), White Tank (G), Cowden Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map
Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sacaton Creek (A), Wild Horse Creek (B), Sulphur Creek (C), Hackberry Creek (D), Carrizo Creek (E), Panther Seep (F), Nickel Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map
Parks in Loving County include: Sierra Diablo Wildlife Management Area (1), Wallace Pratt Lodge (2), Toolen Field (3), Guadalupe Mountains National Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map
Current college students: 11 People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 74.4% People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 3.1%
Number of foreign born residents: 9 (0.0% naturalized citizens)
Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.7 minutes
Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 81.6%
Housing units in structures:
One, detached: 31
10 to 19: 2
Mobile homes: 31
Religion statistics for Loving County
Loving 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:
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Agriculture in Loving County:
Average size of farms: 36799 acres Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $37,392 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: 100.00% Average total farm production expenses per farm: $54,771 Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $22,645 The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 71.43% Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 0.33
Loving County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 22344388.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Loving County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 1% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 107.1 miles away from Loving 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 46.7 miles away from the county center On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 186.0 miles away from the county center On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.0 miles away from the county center On 5/23/2004 at 09:22:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.6 miles away from Loving County center On 3/14/1999 at 22:43:17, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 80.4 miles away from the county center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Most recent natural disasters:
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 Loving County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1 Emergencies Declared: 4
Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
Transportation occupations (28%)
Business and financial operations occupations (22%)
Management occupations (11%)
Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
Sales and related occupations (11%)
Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
Health technologists and technicians (6%)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
Most common first ancestries reported in Loving County (%):
German Russian (24%)
French Canadian (9%)
Means of transportation to work:
Drove a car alone: 26 (68.4%)
Carpooled: 4 (10.5%)
Walked: 8 (21.1%)
Owners and renters by unit type in %
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $1,000.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties between 2010 and 2011.1,000 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties in Texas.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other counties between 2010 and 2011.1,000 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other counties in Texas.
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 4.0 Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.0
Births per 1000 population in Loving County
Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5 Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 4.9
Deaths per 1000 population in Loving County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.7% Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Loving County
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Loving County
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1 (25%)
Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)
Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)
Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 21 (0 aged, 0 disabled) Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17% Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Household type by relationship:
In family households: 50 (6 male householders, 11 female householders)
16 spouses, 8 children (8 natural, 0 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 other relatives, 8 non-relatives
In nonfamily households: 28 (12 male householders (10 living alone)), 8 female householders (8 living alone)), 7 nonrelatives
Size of family households: 13 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 2 4-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 18 1-person, 2 3-persons.
0 married couples with children.
3 single-parent households (0 men, 3 women).
83.3% of residents of Loving speak English at home.
15.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (25% speak English very well, 50% speak English well, 25% speak English not well).
In fiscal year 2004:
Federal Government expenditure: $595,000 ($11,442 per capita) Department of Defense expenditure: $18,000 Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $280,000 Federal other direct payments to individuals: $52,000 Federal direct payments not to individuals: $86,000 Federal grants: $17,000 Federal procurement contracts: $33,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense) Federal salaries and wages: $126,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense) Federal Government direct loans: $0,000 Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $0,000 Federal Government insurance: $0,000
Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:
32 per 1000 residents
85 per 1000 residents
48 per 1000 residents
35 per 1000 residents
Net international migration: 0
0 per 1000 residents
+29 per 1000 residents
Net internal migration: -3
-48 per 1000 residents
+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Loving County
Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.00 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Year house built
2014 or later: 0
2010 to 2013: 0
2000 to 2009: 10
1990 to 1999: 7
1980 to 1989: 3
1970 to 1979: 17
1960 to 1969: 17
1950 to 1959: 8
1940 to 1949: 2
1939 or earlier: 0
Note: State values scaled to Loving population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Loving County, Texas
Note: State values scaled to Loving County population
no vehicle: 0
1 vehicle: 5
2 vehicles: 10
3 vehicles: 2
4 vehicles: 0
5+ vehicles: 0
no vehicle: 5
1 vehicle: 7
2 vehicles: 6
3 vehicles: 2
4 vehicles: 0
5+ vehicles: 0
95% of Loving County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago. Out of people who lived in different houses, 0% lived in this county. Out of people who lived in different counties, 0% lived in Texas.
Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:
This state: 45
Other state: 18
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Loving County