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Nolan County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 15,521 (67% urban, 33% rural); it was 15,802 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,591
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,513
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,157
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,895 (it was 2,013 in 2000)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

36%

Land area: 912 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 17 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Nolan County: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (25.3%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (22.1%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (20.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 56%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 44%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Nolan County, Texas:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (56.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (36.5%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (5.5%)
Median resident age:  38.3 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Males: 7,848  (50.6%)
Females: 7,673  (49.4%)

Nolan County,TX real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Nolan County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $39,701 ($26,209 in 1999)

This county:

$39,701
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $468 (lower quartile is $235, upper quartile is $638)
This county:

$468
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $74,016 (it was $35,800 in 2000)
Nolan:

$74,016
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $37,986 - $130,653
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $995
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $348

Institutionalized population: 177

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 17
  • Thefts: 25
  • Auto thefts: 8

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 11
  • Thefts: 25
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $241,700
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $139,500
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $145,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $232,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $400,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2014: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,529 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $777 (1.5%)

Nolan County household income distribution in 2009 Nolan County home values distribution Nolan County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.5%
Nolan County:

16.5%
Texas:

15.6%
(12.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.5% for Black residents, 23.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.9% for American Indian residents, 5.5% for other race residents, 45.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 38.3 years old
(Males: 35.2 years old, Females: 42.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.2 years old, Black residents: 43.9 years old, American Indian residents: 58.1 years old, Asian residents: 27.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.3 years old, Other race residents: 35.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Nolan County is $377 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: Sweetwater, Roscoe, Blackwell-Nolan, Blackwell.

Nolan 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 Nolan County: Morgan Creek Pumping Station (A), Otis Chalk (B), Windmill Number Two (C), Windmill Number Three (D), Hansford County Library (E), Howard County Volunteer Fire Department Luther (F), Howard County Volunteer Fire Department Lomax (G), Howard County Volunteer Fire Department Vincent (H), Howard County Volunteer Fire Department Jonesboro (I), Howard County Volunteer Fire Department Tubbs (J), Howard County Volunteer Fire Department Silver Heels (K), Howard County Volunteer Fire Department Knott (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Nolan County include: Prairie View Church (A), Salem Church (B), Berea Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Vealmoor Cemetery (1), Vincent Cemetery (2), Trinity Memorial Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Red Salt Lake (A), Natural Dam Lake (B), Roberts Lake (C), Onemile Lake (D), Salt Lake (E), Fourmile Lake (F), Threemile Lake (G), Salt Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Wildhorse Creek (A), Powell Creek (B), Moss Creek (C), Elbow Creek (D), Dobson Creek (E), Devils Creek (F), Chimney Creek (G), Calf Creek (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Nolan County: Roy Andrews Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Eddy County, New Mexico , Fisher County , Glasscock County , Liberty County, Georgia , Macon County, Georgia , Mitchell County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 559
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 576 (42.3% naturalized citizens)

Nolan County:

3.7%
Whole state:

17.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 117
  • 2000 to 2009: 146
  • 1990 to 1999: 135
  • 1980 to 1989: 195
  • 1970 to 1979: 166
  • Before 1970: 122
Note: State values scaled to Nolan County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 87.9%

Nolan County marital status for males Nolan County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,593
  • One, attached: 62
  • Two: 343
  • 3 or 4: 232
  • 5 to 9: 220
  • 10 to 19: 93
  • 20 to 49: 187
  • 50 or more: 58
  • Mobile homes: 486
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 23

Housing units in Nolan County with a mortgage: 1,367 (26 second mortgage, 4 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,560

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Nolan County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,02930
Catholic1,7003
Mainline Protestant1,4668
Other1833
Black Protestant1251
None4,713-
Nolan 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
Nolan County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Nolan County:

8.25 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

8.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Nolan County:

10.6%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Nolan County:

26.9%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.9%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Nolan County:

Average size of farms: 933 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $25,956
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $103.10
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.50%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 46.95%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $31,400
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.32%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 4.29%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $58,798
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.73%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.79
All wheat for grain: 5247 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 49668 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 55 acres

Tornado activity:

Nolan County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 4525624.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/22/1956, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 3 people

Earthquake activity:

Nolan County-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 60% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 49.9 miles away from Nolan 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 227.4 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 157.7 miles away from the county center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 201.9 miles away from the county center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 285.7 miles away from Nolan County center
On 1/29/2008 at 10:24:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 44.2 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 Severe Winter Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2016 to January 21, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4255: February 09, 2016, FEMA Id: 4255, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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 Nolan County Fire Complex, Incident Period: July 11, 2011 to July 20, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: July 11, 2011, FEMA Id: 2937, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas White Hat Fire, Incident Period: June 20, 2011 to July 01, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: June 21, 2011, FEMA Id: 2931, 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 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
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Nolan County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

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

  • Mexico (69%)
  • Dominican Republic (8%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Vietnam (3%)
  • Korea (2%)
  • Nigeria (2%)
  • Bangladesh (2%)

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

  • American (14%)
  • German (6%)
  • Irish (3%)
  • English (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Dutch (0%)

Nolan County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,338 (86.6%)
  • Carpooled: 628 (8.6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 129 (1.8%)
  • Bicycle: 18 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 70 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 102 (1.4%)

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


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

  • 141 people in nursing homes
  • 113 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 90 people in halfway houses
  • 63 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 44 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 30 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 15 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 206 people in college/university student housing
  • 128 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 49 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $42,418.

7.61% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,511 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.20% relocated from other counties in Texas ($25,950 average AGI)
1.41% relocated from other states ($4,561 average AGI)
Nolan County:

1.41%
Texas average:

2.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Taylor County, TX  1.14% ($32,650 average AGI)
from Tom Green County, TX  0.38% ($26,250)
from Fisher County, TX  0.34% ($35,556)
from Lubbock County, TX  0.34% ($25,944)
from Scurry County, TX  0.31% ($25,250)
from Mitchell County, TX  0.29% ($50,867)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.23% ($20,917)


7.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,326 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.23% relocated to other counties in Texas ($27,603 average AGI)
1.22% relocated to other states ($4,723 average AGI)
Nolan County:

1.22%
Texas average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Taylor County, TX  1.22% ($37,734 average AGI)
to Tom Green County, TX  0.38% ($34,550)
to Mitchell County, TX  0.34% ($24,444)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.32% ($23,000)
to Scurry County, TX  0.27% ($36,214)
to Fisher County, TX  0.23% ($28,333)
to Lubbock County, TX  0.21% ($47,909)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.2

Births per 1000 population in Nolan County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Nolan County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Nolan County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 23.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nolan County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nolan County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,923 (2,469 aged, 454 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 546 (14%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Nolan County, Texas in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (382)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (190)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (173)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (167)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (88)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (84)
  • Congestive heart failure (60)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (35)
  • Unspecified dementia (22)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (22)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.61
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 13,854
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 357
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 69,687

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,667
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,519
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 27

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 101

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 15,521
  • In family households: 12,752 (1,748 male householders, 2,143 female householders)
    2,739 spouses, 4,504 children (4,152 natural, 128 adopted, 225 stepchildren), 584 grandchildren, 241 brothers or sisters, 246 parents, 288 other relatives, 261 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,395 (875 male householders (717 living alone)), 1,018 female householders (947 living alone)), 498 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 374

Size of family households: 2,011 2-persons, 907 3-persons, 585 4-persons, 238 5-persons, 61 6-persons, 78 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,665 1-person, 184 2-persons, 5 3-persons, 39 4-persons, 2 5-persons.

1,944 married couples with children.
1,324 single-parent households (247 men, 1,077 women).

75.1% of residents of Nolan speak English at home.
23.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (78% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 34% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $99,754,000 ($6,594 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,567,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $42,135,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $29,661,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,745,000
Federal grants: $18,997,000
Federal procurement contracts: $730,000 ($95,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,487,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $314,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,280,000
Federal Government insurance: $11,756,000

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

Births: 1,171
Here:

79 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 985
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +69
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,159
Here -78 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Nolan County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.69 millions of gallons per day (51% from ground, 49% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 73
  • 2010 to 2013: 77
  • 2000 to 2009: 187
  • 1990 to 1999: 386
  • 1980 to 1989: 740
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,425
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,202
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,566
  • 1940 to 1949: 766
  • 1939 or earlier: 769
Note: State values scaled to Nolan population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Nolan County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Nolan County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 19
  • 3 rooms: 82
  • 4 rooms: 463
  • 5 rooms: 1,292
  • 6 rooms: 929
  • 7 rooms: 547
  • 8 rooms: 293
  • 9+ rooms: 240
  • 1 room: 119
  • 2 rooms: 40
  • 3 rooms: 343
  • 4 rooms: 412
  • 5 rooms: 489
  • 6 rooms: 321
  • 7 rooms: 95
  • 8 rooms: 30
  • 9+ rooms: 28
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Nolan County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Nolan County population
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 83
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,021
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,155
  • 4 bedrooms: 457
  • 5+ bedrooms: 134
  • no bedroom: 118
  • 1 bedroom: 399
  • 2 bedrooms: 743
  • 3 bedrooms: 564
  • 4 bedrooms: 42
  • 5+ bedrooms: 18
Cars and other vehicles available in Nolan County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Nolan County population
  • no vehicle: 137
  • 1 vehicle: 1,188
  • 2 vehicles: 1,512
  • 3 vehicles: 753
  • 4 vehicles: 240
  • 5+ vehicles: 34
  • no vehicle: 290
  • 1 vehicle: 962
  • 2 vehicles: 464
  • 3 vehicles: 124
  • 4 vehicles: 24
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

84% of Nolan County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 81% lived in Texas.

Nolan County:

84.2%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 12,524
  • Other state: 2,291
  • Northeast: 338
  • Midwest: 607
  • South: 690
  • West: 655

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nolan County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (47.3%)
  • Utility gas (45.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.1%)
  • Wood (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.1%)
  • Electricity (55.5%)
  • Utility gas (38.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.3%)
  • Wood (1.2%)
  • Other fuel (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 37
Here:

1.9%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 32
Here:

4.1%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 191
Here:

31.9%
Texas:

15.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Nolan County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $979,000
    Police Protection: $978,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $756,000
    Financial Administration: $497,000
    General Public Buildings: $460,000
    General - Other: $239,000
    Central Staff Services: $169,000
    Fire Protection: $162,000
    Parks & Recreation: $161,000
    Health Services - Other: $152,000
    Libraries: $90,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $73,000
    Corrections - Other: $56,000
    Welfare - Other: $25,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,086,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,059,000

Nolan County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $576,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,948,000
    Interest Earnings: $202,000
    Rents: $16,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $19,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,041,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $547,000

Nolan County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $625,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $555,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $70,000

Nolan County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,720,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $34,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 490
  • Number of aged recipients: 65
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 425
  • Number of recipients under 18: 71
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 286
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 133
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 216
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 192
Nolan County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

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

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Most common first names in Nolan County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James17274.0 years
William15077.5 years
John14676.9 years
Mary13778.9 years
Robert8276.3 years
George5977.0 years
Charles5772.0 years
Walter5578.0 years
Willie5177.8 years
Joe4974.5 years
Most common last names in Nolan County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10877.5 years
Jones6275.5 years
Davis5875.8 years
Johnson4875.7 years
Williams4274.5 years
Moore4177.3 years
Brown3878.7 years
Walker3675.7 years
Clark3575.5 years
Scott3480.0 years
Businesses in Nolan County, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Motel 61
Best Western1Nike1
Cinnabon 1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx3Sears1
Ford1Subway2
Goodwill2Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hilton1UPS3
Holiday Inn1Verizon Wireless1
Jack In The Box1Walmart1
Kmart1Wendy's1
La Quinta1