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Sabine County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 10,885 (all rural); it was 10,469 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,272
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,742
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,868
Renter-occupied apartments: 724 (it was 617 in 2000)
% of renters here:

14%
State:

36%

Land area: 490 sq. mi.

Water area: 86.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 22 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Sabine County: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (64.0%), Manufacturing (16.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 22%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Sabine County, TX (2017)
    • 9,06586.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7797.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4264.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2532.4%Two or more races
    • 590.6%Some other race alone
    • 180.2%Asian alone
Median resident age:

51.3 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years
Males: 5,392  (49.5%)
Females: 5,493  (50.5%)
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Average household size:
Sabine County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,159 ($27,198 in 1999)
This county:

$35,159
Texas:

$59,206

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $416 (lower quartile is $279, upper quartile is $555)
This county:

$416
State:

$843


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $104,028 (it was $47,000 in 2000)
Sabine:

$104,028
Texas:

$172,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,068 - $190,881

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $170,092
Here:

$170,092
State:

$242,762

Mobile homes: $68,366
Here:

$68,366
State:

$77,722

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $221,488
Here:

$221,488
State:

$60,875

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,031
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $352

Institutionalized population: 73

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 59
  • Thefts: 89
  • Auto thefts: 6

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 88
  • Thefts: 88
  • Auto thefts: 8
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $25,000
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $56,000
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $170,500
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $62,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $187,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Sabine, TX residents
Average permit cost in Sabine, 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 2017: $1,278 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $642 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Sabine, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sabine, TX in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Sabine, TX in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.5%
Sabine County:

20.5%
Texas:

14.7%
(17.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.4% for Black residents, 53.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.9% for other race residents, 70.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 51.3 years old
(Males: 51.3 years old, Females: 51.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 54.3 years old, Black residents: 46.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 8.9 years old, Other race residents: 17.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Sabine County is $402 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $629 a month.

Cities in this county include: Milam, Hemphill, Pineland.

Sabine 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: Lawrence County, Mississippi , Pike County, Mississippi , Wayne County, Mississippi , Mills County , Trinity County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.0%
Texas:

3.5%

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

Current college students: 188
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 84 (54.1% naturalized citizens)

Sabine County:

0.8%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 322000 to 2009
  • 151990 to 1999
  • 51980 to 1989
  • 391970 to 1979
  • 38Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

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

Sabine County marital status for males Sabine County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,861
  • One, attached: 28
  • Two: 66
  • 3 or 4: 83
  • 5 to 9: 25
  • 10 to 19: 4
  • 20 or more: 35
  • Mobile homes: 3,211
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 51

Housing units in Sabine County with a mortgage: 782 (6 second mortgage, 29 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,611

Here:

99.7% with mortgage
State:

57.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Sabine County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,60328
Catholic3671
Mainline Protestant2823
Other1421
None5,440-
Sabine 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: 3
Sabine County:

2.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Sabine County:

7.93 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Sabine County:

11.8%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Sabine County:

26.6%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

5.2%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Sabine County:

Average size of farms: 141 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $31,291
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $108.73
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 94.55%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $27,465
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.15%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 3.87%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $39,108
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.35%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 24.34
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.08%
Vegetables: 97 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 8 acres

Earthquake activity:

Sabine County-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 327.2 miles away from Sabine County center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 281.6 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 284.1 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) earthquake occurred 274.0 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 360.3 miles away from Sabine County center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 420.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 07, 2016 to March 29, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4266: March 19, 2016, FEMA Id: 4266, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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 Hurricane Ike, Incident Period: September 07, 2008 to September 26, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3294: September 10, 2008, FEMA Id: 3294, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 27, 2008 to September 07, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3290: August 29, 2008, FEMA Id: 3290, 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 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 Loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia, Incident Period: February 01, 2003, Emergency Declared EM-3171: February 01, 2003, FEMA Id: 3171, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Sabine County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

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

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,003 (81.4%)
  • Carpooled: 177 (7.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 12 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 108 (4.4%)
  • Worked at home: 166 (6.7%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (48%)
  • Philippines (35%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Sabine County


  • English (20%)
  • American (19%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • German (6%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Dutch (1%)

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

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

  • 111 people in nursing homes
  • 7 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded
73 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,488.

7.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($61,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.23% relocated from other counties in Texas ($50,689 average AGI)
1.26% relocated from other states ($10,659 average AGI)
Sabine County:

1.26%
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 Harris County, TX  0.65% ($93,478 average AGI)
from Jasper County, TX  0.56% ($53,450)


6.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,708 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.68% relocated to other counties in Texas ($37,658 average AGI)
1.10% relocated to other states ($6,050 average AGI)
Sabine County:

1.10%
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 Jasper County, TX  1.16% ($53,829 average AGI)
to San Augustine County, TX  0.62% ($35,727)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9

Births per 1000 population in Sabine County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 15.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Sabine County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Sabine County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 24.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Sabine County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Sabine County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sabine County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sabine County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Sabine County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Sabine County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,131 (2,621 aged, 510 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 277 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (405)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (182)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (144)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (133)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (120)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (40)
  • Congestive heart failure (32)
  • Unspecified dementia (21)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (12)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 9.61
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,296
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 279
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 26,655

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,075
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,507
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 28
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 19

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,885
  • In family households: 9,271 (1,091 male householders, 1,363 female householders)
    1,980 spouses, 3,712 children (3,465 natural, 58 adopted, 187 stepchildren), 329 grandchildren, 91 brothers or sisters, 123 parents, 390 other relatives, 179 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,522 (688 male householders (687 living alone)), 676 female householders (643 living alone)), 149 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 96

Size of family households: 1,567 2-persons, 373 3-persons, 201 4-persons, 296 5-persons, 8 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,331 1-person, 33 2-persons.

1,095 married couples with children.
860 single-parent households (192 men, 668 women).

96.4% of residents of Sabine speak English at home.
3.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (88% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (44% speak English very well, 56% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $98,578,000 ($9,472 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,789,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $50,279,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $26,068,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $193,000
Federal grants: $18,949,000
Federal procurement contracts: $439,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,651,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $83,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,539,000
Federal Government insurance: $848,000

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

Births: 509
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 853
Here:

82 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +14
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +306
Here:

+29 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Sabine County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.97 millions of gallons per day (14% from ground, 86% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.7
State:

4.1

Year house built in Sabine County, Texas
  • Year house built in Sabine County, Texas
  • 2172014 or later
  • 1152010 to 2013
  • 1,1372000 to 2009
  • 1,6061990 to 1999
  • 1,9111980 to 1989
  • 1,7341970 to 1979
  • 5641960 to 1969
  • 3201950 to 1959
  • 2491940 to 1949
  • 2931939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Sabine County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sabine County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sabine County, Texas
  • 201 room
  • 472 rooms
  • 1873 rooms
  • 5534 rooms
  • 8335 rooms
  • 7586 rooms
  • 3557 rooms
  • 4158 rooms
  • 1389+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sabine County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sabine County, Texas
  • 01 room
  • 562 rooms
  • 1713 rooms
  • 1164 rooms
  • 575 rooms
  • 596 rooms
  • 197 rooms
  • 138 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sabine County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sabine County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Sabine County, Texas
  • 17no bedroom
  • 1781 bedroom
  • 7502 bedrooms
  • 1,8783 bedrooms
  • 3634 bedrooms
  • 845+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sabine County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sabine County, Texas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1661 bedroom
  • 1772 bedrooms
  • 993 bedrooms
  • 444 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Sabine County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Sabine County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sabine County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 99no vehicle
  • 8911 vehicle
  • 1,5062 vehicles
  • 5783 vehicles
  • 1364 vehicles
  • 1045+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Sabine County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Sabine County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 125no vehicle
  • 1911 vehicle
  • 1302 vehicles
  • 373 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

92.3% of Sabine County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in Texas.

Sabine County:

92.3%
State average:

84.3%

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

  • This state: 7,674
  • Other state: 3,011
  • Northeast: 205
  • Midwest: 615
  • South: 1,801
  • West: 363
Year householders moved into unit in Sabine County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sabine County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 73.8%Electricity
  • 15.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.2%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 74.2%Electricity
  • 16.4%Utility gas
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 44
Here:

4.3%
Texas:

6.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 18
Here:

9.1%
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

Sabine County government finances - Expenditure in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $390,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $279,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,430,000
    Police Protection: $1,207,000
    General - Other: $667,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $551,000
    Financial Administration: $390,000
    Central Staff Services: $297,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Corrections - Other: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $179,000
    Interest Earnings: $149,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $71,000
    Sale of Property: $23,000
    Rents: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $59,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,059,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,843,000
    Other: $687,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,980,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $602,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $381,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,823,000

Sabine County government finances - Revenue in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $390,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $279,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,430,000
    Police Protection: $1,207,000
    General - Other: $667,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $551,000
    Financial Administration: $390,000
    Central Staff Services: $297,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Corrections - Other: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $179,000
    Interest Earnings: $149,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $71,000
    Sale of Property: $23,000
    Rents: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $59,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,059,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,843,000
    Other: $687,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,980,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $602,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $381,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,823,000

Sabine County government finances - Debt in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $390,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $279,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,430,000
    Police Protection: $1,207,000
    General - Other: $667,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $551,000
    Financial Administration: $390,000
    Central Staff Services: $297,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Corrections - Other: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $179,000
    Interest Earnings: $149,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $71,000
    Sale of Property: $23,000
    Rents: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $59,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,059,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,843,000
    Other: $687,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,980,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $602,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $381,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,823,000

Sabine County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012:

  • Charges - Other: $390,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $279,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,430,000
    Police Protection: $1,207,000
    General - Other: $667,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $551,000
    Financial Administration: $390,000
    Central Staff Services: $297,000
    General Public Buildings: $62,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $40,000
    Corrections - Other: $6,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $179,000
    Interest Earnings: $149,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $71,000
    Sale of Property: $23,000
    Rents: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $59,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,059,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,843,000
    Other: $687,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,980,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $602,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $381,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,823,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 370
  • Number of aged recipients: 49
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 321
  • Number of recipients under 18: 48
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 236
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 86
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 156
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 171
Most common first names in Sabine County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James9572.3 years
William9378.0 years
John9377.4 years
Mary5977.9 years
Robert5775.0 years
George4072.1 years
Charles3871.2 years
Thomas2975.2 years
Willie2978.8 years
Joseph2877.2 years
Most common last names in Sabine County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10879.6 years
Williams5274.2 years
Jones4273.9 years
Clark3475.3 years
Davis3377.9 years
Brown2973.1 years
White2875.3 years
Wright2781.8 years
Thomas2772.0 years
Mcdaniel2378.9 years
Businesses in Sabine County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1H&R Block1
Ace Hardware1Lane Furniture1
Alco Stores1True Value1
Ashley Furniture1U-Haul3
Dairy Queen2UPS1
FedEx1

Sabine County on our top lists:

  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"