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Menard County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 2,174 (all rural); it was 2,360 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 210
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 530
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 746
Renter-occupied apartments: 254 (it was 244 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

36%

Land area: 902 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 2 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Menard County: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (62.3%), Construction (24.6%), Retail trade (13.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 16%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 84%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Menard County, TX (2019)
    • 1,16949.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 91538.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 773.3%Two or more races
    • 30.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

52.5 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 1,186  (54.6%)
Females: 988  (45.4%)
Average household size:
Menard County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $37,665 ($24,762 in 1999)
This county:

$37,665
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $394 (lower quartile is $274, upper quartile is $465)
This county:

$394
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $68,891 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Menard:

$68,891
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,275 - $171,169

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $332,086
Here:

$332,086
State:

$268,991

Mobile homes: $74,874
Here:

$74,874
State:

$94,014

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $786
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $492

Institutionalized population: 38

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 2
  • Thefts: 6
  • 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: 12
  • Burglaries: 9
  • Thefts: 16
  • Auto thefts: 1
Menard County, TX map from a distance
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,158 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,509 (1.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Menard, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Menard, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Menard, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.3%
Menard County:

12.3%
Texas:

13.6%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.6% for other race residents, 9.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 52.5 years old
(Males: 51.1 years old, Females: 55.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 59.7 years old, Black residents: 46.8 years old, American Indian residents: 71.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 43.1 years old, Other race residents: 47.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Menard County is $401 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $624 a month.

Cities in this county include: Menard.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Menard County: Canyon Windmill (A), Cedar Canyon Windmill (B), Clay Tank Windmill (C), Clayton Ranch (D), Coates Windmill (E), D K McMullan Ranch (F), Davidson Ranch (G), De Long Ranch (H), Devils River Windmill (I), Divide Windmill (J), Double Windmill (K), Dunlap Ranch (L), East Windmill (M), Escondido Windmill (N), F McMullan Junior Ranch (O), Fields Ranch (P), Fogarty Ranch (Q), Four Way Windmill (R), Friend Ranch (S), Glasscock Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Cedar Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Escondido Water Hole (A), Twin Lake (B), Telephone Tank (C), Pool Tank (D), Soil Conservation Service Site 7 Reservoir (E), Soil Conservation Service Site 3 Reservoir (F), Soil Conservation Service Site 1 Reservoir (G), Soil Conservation Service Site 2 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Twelvemile Creek (A), Owens Creek (B), Noelke Creek (C), Live Oak Creek (D), Fivemile Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Menard County: Fort Lancaster State Historical Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Brantley County, Georgia , Crane County , West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana , Edwards County , Pierce County, Georgia , Kimble County , Madison County , San Augustine County , Ward County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.3%
Texas:

8.0%

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

Current college students: 33
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 222 (42.9% naturalized citizens)

Menard County:

10.2%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 592010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 321990 to 1999
  • 201980 to 1989
  • 281970 to 1979
  • 28Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.0%

Menard County marital status for males Menard County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,480
  • One, attached: 16
  • Two: 10
  • 3 or 4: 32
  • 20 or more: 26
  • Mobile homes: 312
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10

Housing units in Menard County with a mortgage: 164 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 569

Here:

22.4% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Menard County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5001
Evangelical Protestant3575
Mainline Protestant3084
None1,077-
Menard County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Menard County:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Menard County:

9.47 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

18.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Menard County:

11.2%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Menard County:

26.3%
State:

26.6%

Agriculture in Menard County:

Average size of farms: 1633 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $22,099
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $103.77
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: 89.53%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $28,574
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.36%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.24%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,552
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.86%
Average age of principal farm operators: 61 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.56
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.12%
All wheat for grain: 3055 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,384 acres

Tornado activity:

Menard County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 8123296.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 21 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/1/1990, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Menard County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 251% 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 216.0 miles away from Menard 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 157.8 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 174.7 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 217.8 miles away from the county center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 365.8 miles away from Menard County center
On 3/26/2020 at 15:16:27, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 5.9 mi) earthquake occurred 256.4 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:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Severe Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: September 10, 2018 - November 2, 2018, FEMA Id: 4416, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: August 30, 2011 to December 31, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4029: September 09, 2011, FEMA Id: 4029, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: April 06, 2011 to August 29, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1999: July 01, 2011, FEMA Id: 1999, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 16, 2007 to August 03, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1709: June 29, 2007, FEMA Id: 1709, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Menard County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Menard

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 576 (75.2%)
  • Carpooled: 104 (13.6%)
  • Walked: 26 (3.4%)
  • Worked at home: 61 (8.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (40%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (91%)
  • Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (2%)
  • Honduras (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Menard County


  • English (11%)
  • German (7%)
  • European (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • American (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
37 people in nursing homes
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
33 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
5 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,027.

7.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($80,071 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.38%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
7.38% relocated from other counties in Texas ($80,071 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


6.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,891 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.14%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.14% relocated to other counties in Texas ($41,891 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Births per 1000 population in Menard County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 15.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Menard County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Menard County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 28.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 20.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Menard County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Menard County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Menard County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Menard County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Menard County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Menard County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 550 (495 aged, 55 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 83 (22%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Menard County, Texas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 27%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 27%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,272
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 954

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 86

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,174
  • Male householders: 609 (247 living alone), Female householders: 434 (195 living alone)
  • 506 spouses (506 opposite-sex spouses), 33 unmarried partners, (33 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 418 children (377 natural, 33 adopted, 7 stepchildren), 49 grandchildren, 15 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 foster children, 30 other relatives, 30 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 45

Size of family households: 379 2-persons, 116 3-persons, 49 4-persons, 12 5-persons, 30 6-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 442 1-person, 10 2-persons.

160 married couples with children.
61 single-parent households (40 men, 21 women).

70.0% of residents of Menard speak English at home.
31.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $18,177,000 ($7,955 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $439,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $6,929,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $5,094,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $569,000
Federal grants: $4,964,000
Federal procurement contracts: $116,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $505,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $621,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $230,000
Federal Government insurance: $7,514,000

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

Births: 98
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 184
Here:

84 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -66
Here -30 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Menard County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.34 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Year house built in Menard County, Texas
  • Year house built in Menard County, Texas
  • 892014 or later
  • 682010 to 2013
  • 952000 to 2009
  • 1391990 to 1999
  • 3011980 to 1989
  • 2261970 to 1979
  • 2181960 to 1969
  • 1361950 to 1959
  • 1941940 to 1949
  • 4191939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Menard County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Menard County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Menard County, Texas
  • 01 room
  • 192 rooms
  • 743 rooms
  • 1314 rooms
  • 1425 rooms
  • 1536 rooms
  • 1077 rooms
  • 218 rooms
  • 809+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Menard County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Menard County, Texas
  • 121 room
  • 52 rooms
  • 923 rooms
  • 664 rooms
  • 645 rooms
  • 426 rooms
  • 297 rooms
  • 108 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Menard County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Menard County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Menard County, Texas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 591 bedroom
  • 2142 bedrooms
  • 3033 bedrooms
  • 1084 bedrooms
  • 345+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Menard County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Menard County, Texas
  • 12no bedroom
  • 501 bedroom
  • 1202 bedrooms
  • 1113 bedrooms
  • 284 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Menard County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Menard County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Menard County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 36no vehicle
  • 1871 vehicle
  • 3452 vehicles
  • 563 vehicles
  • 944 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Menard County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Menard County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 58no vehicle
  • 1451 vehicle
  • 602 vehicles
  • 563 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

87.5% of Menard County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Texas.

Menard County:

87.5%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 1,658
  • Other state: 289
  • Northeast: 13
  • Midwest: 87
  • South: 93
  • West: 97
Year householders moved into unit in Menard County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Menard County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 53.6%Electricity
  • 33.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.6%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 55.9%Electricity
  • 28.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.8%Utility gas
  • 5.1%Wood
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.6%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 9
Here:

4.1%
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: 9
Here:

56.3%
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

Menard County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $59,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $83,000
    General - Other: $37,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $534,000
    Central Staff Services: $467,000
    Correctional Institutions: $237,000
    Financial Administration: $196,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $188,000
    Regular Highways: $135,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $130,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $93,000
    General - Other: $80,000
    Corrections - Other: $63,000
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000
    General Public Buildings: $27,000
    Libraries: $27,000
    Transit Utilities: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $6,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $9,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $96,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $73,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $15,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $6,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $81,000
    General Local Government Support: $53,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $775,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $660,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $913,000
    General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $24,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $42,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $63,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $150,000
    Beginning: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $111,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,411,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $58,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,163,000

Menard County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $59,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $83,000
    General - Other: $37,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $534,000
    Central Staff Services: $467,000
    Correctional Institutions: $237,000
    Financial Administration: $196,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $188,000
    Regular Highways: $135,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $130,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $93,000
    General - Other: $80,000
    Corrections - Other: $63,000
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000
    General Public Buildings: $27,000
    Libraries: $27,000
    Transit Utilities: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $6,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $9,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $96,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $73,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $15,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $6,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $81,000
    General Local Government Support: $53,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $775,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $660,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $913,000
    General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $24,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $42,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $63,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $150,000
    Beginning: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $111,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,411,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $58,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,163,000

Menard County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $59,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $83,000
    General - Other: $37,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $534,000
    Central Staff Services: $467,000
    Correctional Institutions: $237,000
    Financial Administration: $196,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $188,000
    Regular Highways: $135,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $130,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $93,000
    General - Other: $80,000
    Corrections - Other: $63,000
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000
    General Public Buildings: $27,000
    Libraries: $27,000
    Transit Utilities: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $6,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $9,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $96,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $73,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $15,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $6,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $81,000
    General Local Government Support: $53,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $775,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $660,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $913,000
    General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $24,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $42,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $63,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $150,000
    Beginning: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $111,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,411,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $58,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,163,000

Menard County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $59,000
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $83,000
    General - Other: $37,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $534,000
    Central Staff Services: $467,000
    Correctional Institutions: $237,000
    Financial Administration: $196,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $188,000
    Regular Highways: $135,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $130,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $93,000
    General - Other: $80,000
    Corrections - Other: $63,000
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000
    General Public Buildings: $27,000
    Libraries: $27,000
    Transit Utilities: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $6,000
    Sewerage: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $9,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $96,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $73,000
    Other - Transit Utilities: $15,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $6,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Other - Health - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $81,000
    General Local Government Support: $53,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $775,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $660,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $115,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $913,000
    General Revenue - Other: $278,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $24,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $42,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $63,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $150,000
    Beginning: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $111,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,411,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $58,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,163,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 82
  • Number of aged recipients: 24
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 58
  • Number of recipients under 18: 7
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 33
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 42
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 52
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 23
Most common first names in Menard County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3177.1 years
William2577.2 years
Mary2480.1 years
John2378.8 years
Robert1875.8 years
Willie1680.9 years
George1379.8 years
Joe1378.4 years
Edna1179.0 years
Henry1177.2 years
Most common last names in Menard County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bradford2082.2 years
Kothmann1976.6 years
Gonzales1963.5 years
Crisp1676.0 years
Hernandez1577.3 years
Simmons1568.4 years
Smith1577.3 years
Wilkinson1480.9 years
White1376.5 years
Martin1276.8 years

Businesses in Menard County, TX

  • True Value: 1
  • UPS: 1

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