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Palo Pinto County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 29,318 (50% urban, 50% rural); it was 27,026 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,618
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,046
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,620
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,207 (it was 2,974 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

36%

Land area: 953 sq. mi.

Water area: 32.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Palo Pinto County: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Retail trade (20.4%), Educational, health and social services (19.1%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (15.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 37%
  • Unpaid family work: 2%
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  • Races in Palo Pinto County, TX (2017)
    • 21,41179.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,86121.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 6772.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3411.3%Two or more races
    • 2030.8%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1570.6%Asian alone
    • 370.1%Some other race alone
    • 260.10%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

42.1 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years
Males: 14,456  (49.3%)
Females: 14,862  (50.7%)
Average household size:
Palo Pinto County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,328 ($31,203 in 1999)
This county:

$46,328
Texas:

$59,206

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $593 (lower quartile is $480, upper quartile is $753)
This county:

$593
State:

$843


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,807 (it was $46,900 in 2000)
Palo Pinto:

$103,807
Texas:

$172,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $52,641 - $180,055
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,186
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $416

Institutionalized population: 247

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 67
  • Thefts: 66
  • Auto thefts: 10

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 93
  • Thefts: 75
  • Auto thefts: 15
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $67,100
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $87,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $72,300
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $105,400
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $95,200
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $88,400
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $84,100
  • 2007: 13 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $87,600
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $91,800
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $83,600
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $74,800
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2013: 11 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $212,800
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $204,200
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $194,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Palo Pinto, TX residents
Average permit cost in Palo Pinto, TX
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,797 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,121 (1.3%)

Distribution of median household income in Palo Pinto, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Palo Pinto, TX in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Palo Pinto, TX in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.8%
Palo Pinto County:

15.8%
Texas:

14.7%
(15.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.2% for Black residents, 20.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.7% for American Indian residents, 38.9% for other race residents, 10.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 42.1 years old
(Males: 40.2 years old, Females: 43.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.9 years old, Black residents: 38.1 years old, American Indian residents: 43.7 years old, Asian residents: 49.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.3 years old, Other race residents: 23.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Palo Pinto County is $409 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $507 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $700 a month.

Cities in this county include: Mineral Wells, Palo Pinto-Santo, Strawn, Graford, Gordon, Palo Pinto, Mingus.

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

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Neighboring counties: Allendale County, South Carolina , Ventura County, California , Ellis County , Warren County, Georgia , Marion County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Texas:

3.5%

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

Current college students: 610
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,997 (47.1% naturalized citizens)

Palo Pinto County:

6.8%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4272010 or later
  • 4932000 to 2009
  • 3311990 to 1999
  • 3981980 to 1989
  • 2361970 to 1979
  • 167Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.9%

Palo Pinto County marital status for males Palo Pinto County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,965
  • One, attached: 291
  • Two: 514
  • 3 or 4: 425
  • 5 to 9: 349
  • 10 to 19: 148
  • 20 to 49: 140
  • 50 or more: 214
  • Mobile homes: 2,927
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Housing units in Palo Pinto County with a mortgage: 2,697 (18 second mortgage, 164 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,764

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

57.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Palo Pinto County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,67961
Mainline Protestant1,37610
Catholic1,1523
Other4293
Black Protestant1861
None12,289-
Palo Pinto 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: 8
Palo Pinto County:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Palo Pinto County:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 27
This county:

9.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Palo Pinto County:

9.2%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Palo Pinto County:

29.2%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.7%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Palo Pinto County:

Average size of farms: 503 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $15,890
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $82.14
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 5.18%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 84.45%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $18,231
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.98%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.78%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $29,306
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.95%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.17
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.41%
All wheat for grain: 1446 harvested acres
Vegetables: 78 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 2,869 acres

Earthquake activity:

Palo Pinto County-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 76% 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 146.6 miles away from Palo Pinto 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 346.1 miles away from the county center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 168.7 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 283.5 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) earthquake occurred 140.5 miles away from Palo Pinto County center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 144.9 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 Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 22, 2016 to June 24, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4272: June 11, 2016, FEMA Id: 4272, 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 101 Ranch Fire, Incident Period: August 30, 2011 to October 01, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: August 30, 2011, FEMA Id: 2952, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas PK East Fire, Incident Period: April 16, 2011 to May 04, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 16, 2011, FEMA Id: 2895, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas PK West Fire, Incident Period: April 13, 2011 to May 12, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 15, 2011, FEMA Id: 2888, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hohertz Fire, Incident Period: April 09, 2011 to May 12, 2011, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 16, 2011, FEMA Id: 2893, 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 1148 Fire, Incident Period: April 09, 2009 to April 16, 2009, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 10, 2009, FEMA Id: 2814, 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 Caddo II Fire Complex, Incident Period: August 18, 2006, Fire Management Assistance Declared: August 19, 2006, FEMA Id: 2667, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 11 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Palo Pinto County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 12, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Palo Pinto

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,613 (82.2%)
  • Carpooled: 812 (7.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 26 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 191 (1.8%)
  • Bicycle: 58 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 207 (2.0%)
  • Worked at home: 600 (5.7%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (69%)
  • Nigeria (5%)
  • Nepal (3%)
  • Iran (3%)
  • Guatemala (3%)
  • El Salvador (3%)
  • Canada (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Palo Pinto County


  • American (17%)
  • German (6%)
  • English (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

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

People in group quarters in Palo Pinto County, Texas in 2000:

  • 197 people in nursing homes
  • 106 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Palo Pinto County, Texas in 2010:

  • 150 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 97 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $56,694.

8.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,722 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.75%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
7.19% relocated from other counties in Texas ($39,243 average AGI)
1.56% relocated from other states ($7,479 average AGI)
Palo Pinto County:

1.56%
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 Parker County, TX  2.26% ($42,338 average AGI)
from Tarrant County, TX  1.24% ($60,325)
from Erath County, TX  0.28% ($37,593)
from Jack County, TX  0.28% ($35,667)
from Hood County, TX  0.25% ($41,625)
from Dallas County, TX  0.25% ($65,500)
from Young County, TX  0.21% ($54,650)


7.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,417 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.82%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.67% relocated to other counties in Texas ($38,876 average AGI)
1.15% relocated to other states ($4,541 average AGI)
Palo Pinto County:

1.15%
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 Parker County, TX  1.85% ($41,124 average AGI)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.97% ($45,882)
to Erath County, TX  0.37% ($44,917)
to Hood County, TX  0.21% ($46,500)
to Young County, TX  0.21% ($47,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.2

Births per 1000 population in Palo Pinto County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Palo Pinto County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Palo Pinto County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 29.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Palo Pinto County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Palo Pinto County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Palo Pinto County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Palo Pinto County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Palo Pinto County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Palo Pinto County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,730 (4,098 aged, 632 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,272 (18%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (428)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (413)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (372)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (304)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (245)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (173)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (128)
  • Congestive heart failure (116)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (88)
  • Unspecified dementia (86)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.66
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,013
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 154
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 64,242

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,514
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,230
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 80

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 205.0. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 157.7
  • Other - 47.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 29,318
  • In family households: 24,487 (3,612 male householders, 3,712 female householders)
    5,464 spouses, 8,251 children (7,178 natural, 415 adopted, 674 stepchildren), 1,091 grandchildren, 334 brothers or sisters, 379 parents, 771 other relatives, 830 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,564 (1,428 male householders (1,017 living alone)), 2,043 female householders (1,764 living alone)), 1,095 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 274

Size of family households: 3,868 2-persons, 1,305 3-persons, 1,063 4-persons, 673 5-persons, 332 6-persons, 89 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,781 1-person, 552 2-persons, 105 3-persons, 31 4-persons, 1 5-persons.

3,404 married couples with children.
2,031 single-parent households (476 men, 1,555 women).

87.1% of residents of Palo Pinto speak English at home.
11.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (47% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 34% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (96% speak English very well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (25% speak English very well, 75% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $155,619,000 ($5,695 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $8,748,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $71,108,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $39,468,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $337,000
Federal grants: $38,440,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,415,000 ($1,084,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,850,000 ($681,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,173,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,003,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,038,000

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

Births: 1,834
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,837
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +238
Here:

+9 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +269
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Palo Pinto County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.85 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.1

Year house built in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • Year house built in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • 5912014 or later
  • 1,0452010 to 2013
  • 2,0662000 to 2009
  • 1,7651990 to 1999
  • 1,4701980 to 1989
  • 1,9291970 to 1979
  • 2,6911960 to 1969
  • 2,0271950 to 1959
  • 8481940 to 1949
  • 1,5061939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Palo Pinto County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • 1071 room
  • 962 rooms
  • 1893 rooms
  • 1,0264 rooms
  • 1,9475 rooms
  • 1,7596 rooms
  • 1,0017 rooms
  • 6588 rooms
  • 5559+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • 921 room
  • 1622 rooms
  • 5653 rooms
  • 9474 rooms
  • 9295 rooms
  • 4346 rooms
  • 1587 rooms
  • 778 rooms
  • 289+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Palo Pinto County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • 128no bedroom
  • 2871 bedroom
  • 1,5642 bedrooms
  • 4,0423 bedrooms
  • 1,0614 bedrooms
  • 1845+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Palo Pinto County, Texas
  • 102no bedroom
  • 4891 bedroom
  • 1,5072 bedrooms
  • 1,1413 bedrooms
  • 1594 bedrooms
  • 115+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Palo Pinto County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Palo Pinto County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Palo Pinto County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 183no vehicle
  • 1,9301 vehicle
  • 3,0022 vehicles
  • 1,5143 vehicles
  • 4394 vehicles
  • 3185+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Palo Pinto County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Palo Pinto County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 553no vehicle
  • 1,6331 vehicle
  • 9982 vehicles
  • 1693 vehicles
  • 174 vehicles
  • 245+ vehicles

82.5% of Palo Pinto County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Texas.

Palo Pinto County:

82.5%
State average:

84.3%

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

  • This state: 21,324
  • Other state: 5,639
  • Northeast: 696
  • Midwest: 1,591
  • South: 1,622
  • West: 1,749
Year householders moved into unit in Palo Pinto County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Palo Pinto County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 53.1%Electricity
  • 28.8%Utility gas
  • 14.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.2%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 53.5%Electricity
  • 39.6%Utility gas
  • 5.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 163
Here:

5.6%
Texas:

6.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 149
Here:

9.2%
Texas:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 32
Here:

5.9%
Texas:

15.0%

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

Palo Pinto County government finances - Expenditure in 2013:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $115,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,046,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $430,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,714,000
    Regular Highways: $2,203,000
    Police Protection: $1,990,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,687,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,411,000
    Financial Administration: $890,000
    Central Staff Services: $636,000
    Health - Other: $109,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $89,000
    Corrections - Other: $19,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $810,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $810,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $312,000
    General Revenue - Other: $202,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $94,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,696,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $366,000
    General Local Government Support: $28,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,233,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,429,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $726,000
    Other Selective Sales: $116,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,905,000

Palo Pinto County government finances - Revenue in 2013:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $115,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,046,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $430,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,714,000
    Regular Highways: $2,203,000
    Police Protection: $1,990,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,687,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,411,000
    Financial Administration: $890,000
    Central Staff Services: $636,000
    Health - Other: $109,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $89,000
    Corrections - Other: $19,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $810,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $810,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $312,000
    General Revenue - Other: $202,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $94,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,696,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $366,000
    General Local Government Support: $28,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,233,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,429,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $726,000
    Other Selective Sales: $116,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,905,000

Palo Pinto County government finances - Debt in 2013:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $115,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,046,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $430,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,714,000
    Regular Highways: $2,203,000
    Police Protection: $1,990,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,687,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,411,000
    Financial Administration: $890,000
    Central Staff Services: $636,000
    Health - Other: $109,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $89,000
    Corrections - Other: $19,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $810,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $810,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $312,000
    General Revenue - Other: $202,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $94,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,696,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $366,000
    General Local Government Support: $28,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,233,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,429,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $726,000
    Other Selective Sales: $116,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,905,000

Palo Pinto County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $115,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,046,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $430,000
    General - Other: $4,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $3,714,000
    Regular Highways: $2,203,000
    Police Protection: $1,990,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,687,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,411,000
    Financial Administration: $890,000
    Central Staff Services: $636,000
    Health - Other: $109,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $89,000
    Corrections - Other: $19,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $32,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $810,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $810,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $312,000
    General Revenue - Other: $202,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $94,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,696,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $366,000
    General Local Government Support: $28,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,233,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,429,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $726,000
    Other Selective Sales: $116,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,905,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 591
  • Number of aged recipients: 80
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 511
  • Number of recipients under 18: 94
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 359
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 138
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 228
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 259
Most common first names in Palo Pinto County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James21972.8 years
William20576.3 years
Mary19777.9 years
John17776.3 years
Robert14873.6 years
George10775.8 years
Charles9371.7 years
Thomas7372.3 years
Willie5879.7 years
Joe5674.1 years
Most common last names in Palo Pinto County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10673.5 years
Davis7676.3 years
Walker6575.6 years
Moore6276.6 years
Jones6077.4 years
Glover5574.8 years
Brown5277.3 years
White4977.3 years
Johnson4773.9 years
Miller4372.2 years
Businesses in Palo Pinto County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1KFC1
Ace Hardware1Knights Inn1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Best Western1Nike1
Blockbuster1Payless1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
CVS1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Dairy Queen2Sears1
Days Inn1Subway2
Domino's Pizza1U-Haul3
FedEx3UPS1
Ford2Vans1
H&R Block1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1