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Milam County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 25,414 (44% urban, 56% rural); it was 24,238 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,991
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,757
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,717
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,660 (it was 2,482 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

36%

Land area: 1017 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 25 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Milam County: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (16.7%), Retail trade (14.8%), Educational, health and social services (14.4%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (13.9%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 46%
  • Government: 10%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 40%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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  • Races in Milam County, TX (2019)
    • 15,54261.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6,78626.9%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2,3579.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3221.3%Two or more races
    • 1370.5%Asian alone
    • 720.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 70.03%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

42.3 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 12,577  (49.5%)
Females: 12,837  (50.5%)
Average household size:
Milam County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,574 ($33,186 in 1999)
This county:

$49,574
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $566 (lower quartile is $373, upper quartile is $711)
This county:

$566
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $124,771 (it was $53,600 in 2000)
Milam:

$124,771
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $75,290 - $235,496

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $179,265
Here:

$179,265
State:

$268,991

Townhouses or other attached units: $229,708
Here:

$229,708
State:

$268,635

Mobile homes: $108,287
Here:

$108,287
State:

$94,014

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,973
Here:

$15,973
State:

$52,538

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,169
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $421

Institutionalized population: 405

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 18
  • Burglaries: 59
  • Thefts: 94
  • Auto thefts: 11

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 6
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 25
  • Burglaries: 75
  • Thefts: 95
  • Auto thefts: 13
Milam County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $98,000
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $130,600
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2002: 28 buildings, average cost: $105,700
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $154,900
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $90,100
  • 2005: 15 buildings, average cost: $122,100
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $114,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $230,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $187,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $23,800
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $191,100
  • 2017: 8 buildings, average cost: $180,900
  • 2018: 9 buildings, average cost: $232,000
  • 2019: 8 buildings, average cost: $171,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Milam, TX residents
Average permit cost in Milam, TX
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,051 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,287 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Milam, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Milam, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Milam, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.3%
Milam County:

14.3%
Texas:

13.6%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.3% for Black residents, 19.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.9% for other race residents, 9.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.3 years old
(Males: 39.7 years old, Females: 44.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.9 years old, Black residents: 31.6 years old, American Indian residents: 76.5 years old, Asian residents: 53.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.7 years old, Other race residents: 31.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Milam County is $389 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $626 a month.

Cities in this county include: Cameron, Rockdale, Gause-Milano, Davilla, Thorndale, Burlington, Milano, Buckholts.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Milam County: Carpenter Goat Windmill (A), Carpenter Windmill (B), Catclaw Windmill (C), Cherry Canyon Ranch (D), Company Windmill (E), Cowan Homestead (F), Cowden Ranch (G), Cracker Jack Windmill (H), Deer Camp (I), Dowman Windmill (J), Garden Windmill (K), Gearhart Ranch (L), Geronimo Windmills (M), Goat Mountain Windmill (N), Gomez Windmill (O), H O Canyon Windmill (P), Hereford Windmill (Q), High Lonesome Windmill (R), High Park Windmill (S), House Log Windmill (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Pine Peak Lake (A), T and P Lake (B), Blue Hole (C), Prude Tank (D), Pinto Bean Tank (E), Phillips Tank (F), Twomile Tank (G), Saint Augustine Tank (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Barillos Creek (A), Tally Slough (B), Cienega Creek (C), Chihuahua Creek (D), Cherry Creek (E), Lone Tree Creek (F), Right Hand Creek (G), Red Slough (H), Olds Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Milam County: Davis Mountains State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Brantley County, Georgia , Jefferson County, Florida , Culberson County , El Paso County , Loving County , Montgomery County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.3%
Texas:

8.0%

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

Current college students: 647
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,200 (35.9% naturalized citizens)

Milam County:

4.7%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 952010 or later
  • 2522000 to 2009
  • 3221990 to 1999
  • 3501980 to 1989
  • 3521970 to 1979
  • 102Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 66.8%

Milam County marital status for males Milam County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,112
  • One, attached: 126
  • Two: 309
  • 3 or 4: 184
  • 5 to 9: 121
  • 10 to 19: 58
  • 20 to 49: 39
  • 50 or more: 134
  • Mobile homes: 1,559
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 46

Housing units in Milam County with a mortgage: 2,480 (27 second mortgage, 42 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,375

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Milam County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,59255
Catholic3,8534
Mainline Protestant2,88821
Black Protestant6865
Other1872
None9,551-
Milam 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
Milam County:

2.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Milam County:

4.44 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

4.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Milam County:

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Milam County:

28.0%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.7%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Milam County:

Average size of farms: 290 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $36,338
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $138.15
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.17%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 75.60%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $34,909
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 22.16%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.95%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $34,531
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.48%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 19.74
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.06%
Corn for grain: 57326 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3008 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 5482 harvested acres
Vegetables: 104 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 2,475 acres

Tornado activity:

Milam County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 50591499.3 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Milam County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 147.3 miles away from Milam County center
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 270.1 miles away from the county center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 174.8 miles away from the 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 380.5 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 151.8 miles away from Milam County center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 171.2 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 Hurricane Harvey, Incident Period: August 23, 2017 - September 15, 2017, FEMA Id: 4332, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 17, 2016 to April 30, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4269: April 25, 2016, FEMA Id: 4269, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Texas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4223: May 29, 2015, FEMA Id: 4223, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Texas Hurricane Ike, Incident Period: September 07, 2008 to October 02, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1791: September 13, 2008, FEMA Id: 1791, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 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
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Milam County (15) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Milam

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,969 (82.4%)
  • Carpooled: 643 (8.9%)
  • Bus: 31 (0.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 71 (1.0%)
  • Walked: 90 (1.2%)
  • Worked at home: 441 (6.1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (73%)
  • Vietnam (4%)
  • El Salvador (4%)
  • Japan (3%)
  • Germany (2%)
  • Malaysia (2%)
  • Canada (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Milam County


  • German (12%)
  • American (8%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • Czech (3%)
  • European (3%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 326 people in nursing homes
  • 57 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 44 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 4 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 4 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill

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

  • 225 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 86 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 59 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 35 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,383.

7.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.53%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.75% relocated from other counties in Texas ($44,447 average AGI)
0.78% relocated from other states ($4,201 average AGI)
Milam County:

0.78%
Texas average:

2.52%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Williamson County, TX  1.28% ($46,982 average AGI)
from Bell County, TX  1.10% ($34,713)
from Travis County, TX  0.77% ($47,742)
from Harris County, TX  0.41% ($96,371)
from Brazos County, TX  0.37% ($30,063)
from Burleson County, TX  0.26% ($46,727)


6.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.08%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.48% relocated to other counties in Texas ($35,172 average AGI)
0.59% relocated to other states ($6,304 average AGI)
Milam County:

0.59%
Texas average:

2.32%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bell County, TX  1.09% ($33,315 average AGI)
to Williamson County, TX  0.78% ($44,061)
to Travis County, TX  0.44% ($27,054)
to Brazos County, TX  0.44% ($49,892)
to Harris County, TX  0.27% ($48,478)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.4

Births per 1000 population in Milam County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Milam County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Milam County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 19.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Milam County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Milam County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Milam County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Milam County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Milam County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Milam County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,668 (3,987 aged, 681 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,040 (16%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (364)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (351)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (272)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (245)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (176)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (108)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (98)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (78)
  • Unspecified dementia (76)
  • Congestive heart failure (65)

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

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.94
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,550
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 234
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 39,938

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,649
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,207
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 55

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 121.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 25,414
  • Male householders: 4,837 (1,414 living alone), Female householders: 4,669 (1,334 living alone)
  • 4,861 spouses (4,789 opposite-sex spouses), 335 unmarried partners, (329 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,673 children (7,122 natural, 129 adopted, 422 stepchildren), 1,191 grandchildren, 191 brothers or sisters, 135 parents, 0 foster children, 531 other relatives, 459 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 516

Size of family households: 3,035 2-persons, 1,284 3-persons, 1,043 4-persons, 541 5-persons, 210 6-persons, 240 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,747 1-person, 380 2-persons, 31 3-persons.

3,072 married couples with children.
2,014 single-parent households (184 men, 1,830 women).

83.0% of residents of Milam speak English at home.
16.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 49% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $148,803,000 ($5,904 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,303,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $66,464,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $29,291,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,622,000
Federal grants: $42,004,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,118,000 ($281,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,304,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,086,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,631,000
Federal Government insurance: $12,479,000

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

Births: 1,916
Here:

76 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,496
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +159
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +574
Here:

+23 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Milam County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.95 millions of gallons per day (94% from ground, 6% from surface)

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 Milam County, Texas
  • Year house built in Milam County, Texas
  • 4332014 or later
  • 4112010 to 2013
  • 1,4012000 to 2009
  • 1,5611990 to 1999
  • 1,6011980 to 1989
  • 1,4891970 to 1979
  • 1,3751960 to 1969
  • 1,8431950 to 1959
  • 4281940 to 1949
  • 1,0241939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Milam County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Milam County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Milam County, Texas
  • 211 room
  • 732 rooms
  • 1683 rooms
  • 1,0184 rooms
  • 1,4885 rooms
  • 1,5736 rooms
  • 1,0627 rooms
  • 6828 rooms
  • 7059+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Milam County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Milam County, Texas
  • 361 room
  • 1492 rooms
  • 4213 rooms
  • 6864 rooms
  • 5105 rooms
  • 6406 rooms
  • 1017 rooms
  • 1368 rooms
  • 289+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Milam County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Milam County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Milam County, Texas
  • 21no bedroom
  • 1871 bedroom
  • 1,6832 bedrooms
  • 3,5333 bedrooms
  • 1,1844 bedrooms
  • 1355+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Milam County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Milam County, Texas
  • 35no bedroom
  • 5911 bedroom
  • 7812 bedrooms
  • 1,1123 bedrooms
  • 1414 bedrooms
  • 315+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Milam County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Milam County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Milam County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 106no vehicle
  • 1,6401 vehicle
  • 2,8052 vehicles
  • 1,4743 vehicles
  • 5034 vehicles
  • 2605+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Milam County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Milam County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 409no vehicle
  • 1,1171 vehicle
  • 9102 vehicles
  • 2163 vehicles
  • 444 vehicles
  • 335+ vehicles

89.2% of Milam County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 88% lived in Texas.

Milam County:

89.2%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 19,796
  • Other state: 4,060
  • Northeast: 487
  • Midwest: 1,070
  • South: 1,209
  • West: 1,304
Year householders moved into unit in Milam County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Milam County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 60.2%Electricity
  • 20.4%Utility gas
  • 15.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 60.2%Electricity
  • 29.8%Utility gas
  • 7.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 201
Here:

7.2%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 113
Here:

7.2%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 86
Here:

11.2%
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

Milam County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,562,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,459,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,465,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,332,000
    Police Protection: $1,991,000
    General - Other: $1,600,000
    Financial Administration: $1,054,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $584,000
    General Public Buildings: $527,000
    Health - Other: $515,000
    Central Staff Services: $450,000
    Corrections - Other: $203,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $135,000
    Local Fire Protection: $123,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000
    Libraries: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $290,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,383,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,934,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $449,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $303,000
    Interest Earnings: $89,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $123,000
    Regular Highways: $111,000
    Correctional Institutions: $35,000
    General - Other: $31,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,236,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $742,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $737,000
    General Local Government Support: $128,000
    Highways: $98,000
    Health and Hospitals: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $13,411,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,391,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $986,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,311,000

Milam County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,562,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,459,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,465,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,332,000
    Police Protection: $1,991,000
    General - Other: $1,600,000
    Financial Administration: $1,054,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $584,000
    General Public Buildings: $527,000
    Health - Other: $515,000
    Central Staff Services: $450,000
    Corrections - Other: $203,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $135,000
    Local Fire Protection: $123,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000
    Libraries: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $290,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,383,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,934,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $449,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $303,000
    Interest Earnings: $89,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $123,000
    Regular Highways: $111,000
    Correctional Institutions: $35,000
    General - Other: $31,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,236,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $742,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $737,000
    General Local Government Support: $128,000
    Highways: $98,000
    Health and Hospitals: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $13,411,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,391,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $986,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,311,000

Milam County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,562,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,459,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,465,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,332,000
    Police Protection: $1,991,000
    General - Other: $1,600,000
    Financial Administration: $1,054,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $584,000
    General Public Buildings: $527,000
    Health - Other: $515,000
    Central Staff Services: $450,000
    Corrections - Other: $203,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $135,000
    Local Fire Protection: $123,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000
    Libraries: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $290,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,383,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,934,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $449,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $303,000
    Interest Earnings: $89,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $123,000
    Regular Highways: $111,000
    Correctional Institutions: $35,000
    General - Other: $31,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,236,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $742,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $737,000
    General Local Government Support: $128,000
    Highways: $98,000
    Health and Hospitals: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $13,411,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,391,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $986,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,311,000

Milam County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,562,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,459,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,465,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,332,000
    Police Protection: $1,991,000
    General - Other: $1,600,000
    Financial Administration: $1,054,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $584,000
    General Public Buildings: $527,000
    Health - Other: $515,000
    Central Staff Services: $450,000
    Corrections - Other: $203,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $135,000
    Local Fire Protection: $123,000
    Parks and Recreation: $59,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000
    Libraries: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $290,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,383,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,934,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $449,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $303,000
    Interest Earnings: $89,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $32,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $123,000
    Regular Highways: $111,000
    Correctional Institutions: $35,000
    General - Other: $31,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,236,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $742,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $737,000
    General Local Government Support: $128,000
    Highways: $98,000
    Health and Hospitals: $44,000
  • Tax - Property: $13,411,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,391,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $986,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,311,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 713
  • Number of aged recipients: 151
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 562
  • Number of recipients under 18: 104
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 371
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 238
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 324
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 289
Most common first names in Milam County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John22177.5 years
Mary18480.2 years
William18276.0 years
James15372.5 years
Willie12078.7 years
Annie10683.7 years
Robert10273.4 years
Joe9876.9 years
Frank9879.6 years
Henry7676.3 years
Most common last names in Milam County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9975.3 years
Williams9878.7 years
Johnson6678.9 years
Jones5274.6 years
Brown4873.8 years
Davis4574.9 years
Miller4175.3 years
Morgan4078.2 years
Wilson3580.3 years
Moore3375.5 years
Businesses in Milam County, TX
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1McDonald's1
CVS1Nike1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen1RadioShack1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In2
FedEx3Subway2
Ford1True Value1
H&R Block2U-Haul1
Jimmy Jazz1UPS2
La-Z-Boy2Walmart1