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Terry County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 12,853 (75% urban, 25% rural); it was 12,761 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,183
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,723
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,042
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,294 (it was 1,236 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

36%

Land area: 890 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 14 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Terry County: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (21.7%), Educational, health and social services (19.5%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 80%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Terry County, TX (2019)
    • 7,14355.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4,97738.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5974.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1050.8%Two or more races
    • 160.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

35.1 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 6,580  (51.2%)
Females: 6,273  (48.8%)
Average household size:
Terry County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $46,184 ($28,090 in 1999)
This county:

$46,184
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $542 (lower quartile is $430, upper quartile is $726)
This county:

$542
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $88,873 (it was $44,000 in 2000)
Terry:

$88,873
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $50,616 - $145,238

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $112,116
Here:

$112,116
State:

$268,991

Townhouses or other attached units: $34,373
Here:

$34,373
State:

$268,635

Mobile homes: $50,490
Here:

$50,490
State:

$94,014

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,118
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $420

Institutionalized population: 1,166

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 15
  • Thefts: 14
  • Auto thefts: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 18
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $45,400
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $101,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,400
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $209,200
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $169,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $295,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $135,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $139,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,700
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $56,700
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $85,000
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Terry, TX residents
Average permit cost in Terry, TX
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,859 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $940 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Terry, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Terry, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Terry, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.7%
Terry County:

17.7%
Texas:

13.6%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.6% for Black residents, 20.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.1% for American Indian residents, 3.5% for other race residents, 37.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 35.1 years old
(Males: 35.1 years old, Females: 34.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.5 years old, Black residents: 35.2 years old, American Indian residents: 44.7 years old, Asian residents: 48.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.3 years old, Other race residents: 37.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Terry County is $415 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $636 a month.

Cities in this county include: Brownfield, Meadow, Wellman.

Terry 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 Terry County: Tidewater Camp (A), South Franklin Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (B), South Franklin County Volunteer Fire Department (C), Purley Volunteer Fire Department (D), North Franklin County Volunteer Fire Department (E), South Franklin Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (F), Rogers-Drummond House (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Terry County include: Prairie Grove Church (A), Providence Church (B), Ripley Creek Church (C), Wylie Memorial Church (D), Cypress Church (E), Fairview Church (F), Center Grove Church (G), Clopton Road Church (H), Midway Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Snodgrass Cemetery (1), Bethel Cemetery (2), Liberty Cemetery (3), Clearwater Cemetery (4), Grayrock Cemetery (5), Keith Cemetery (6), Wims Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Chapel Lake (A), Terry Lake (B), Deal Lake (C), Edwards Lake (D), Carpenter Lake (E), Railroad Pool (F), Mount Vernon Municipal Reservoir (G), Lake Cypress Springs (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Blair Creek (A), Town Branch (B), Bear Pen Creek (C), South Fork Brushy Creek (D), Big Creek (E), Timber Creek (F), South Sulphur River (G), Frog Creek (H), Gum Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Terry County include: Over Look Park (1), Mary King Park (2), Walleye Park (3), Cypress Creek Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Clay County, Alabama , Cleburne County, Alabama , Union Parish, Louisiana , Sharkey County, Mississippi , Union County, Arkansas , Stonewall County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.8%
Texas:

8.0%

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

Current college students: 304
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 68.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,381 (30.4% naturalized citizens)

Terry County:

10.7%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2412010 or later
  • 5112000 to 2009
  • 2011990 to 1999
  • 1601980 to 1989
  • 1401970 to 1979
  • 144Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 77.2%

Terry County marital status for males Terry County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,030
  • One, attached: 35
  • Two: 39
  • 3 or 4: 81
  • 5 to 9: 11
  • 10 to 19: 51
  • 20 to 49: 37
  • 50 or more: 116
  • Mobile homes: 535
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 40

Housing units in Terry County with a mortgage: 990 (0 second mortgage, 19 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,955

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Terry County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,05929
Catholic1,7721
Mainline Protestant8124
Other5-
None5,003-
Terry 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
Terry County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Terry County:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

6.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Terry County:

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Terry County:

27.3%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.4%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Terry County:

Average size of farms: 718 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $102,178
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $241.73
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 6.25%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $95,167
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 55.21%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 55.42%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $122,203
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.29%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.76
Corn for grain: 192 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 7425 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 173335 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,279 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 324 acres

Tornado activity:

Terry County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 5882363.7 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 23 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/4/1999, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 22 people and caused $125 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Terry County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 400% greater 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 90.6 miles away from Terry 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 210.5 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 74.6 miles away from the county center
On 3/26/2020 at 15:16:27, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 5.9 mi) earthquake occurred 143.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 356.0 miles away from Terry County center
On 9/11/2011 at 12:27:44, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Severe 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 Hurricane Alex, Incident Period: June 30, 2010 to August 14, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1931: August 03, 2010, FEMA Id: 1931, 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 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

The number of natural disasters in Terry County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Terry

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,534 (74.2%)
  • Carpooled: 907 (19.0%)
  • Ferryboat: 10 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 3 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 93 (2.0%)
  • Worked at home: 216 (4.5%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (92%)
  • El Salvador (1%)
  • England (1%)
  • Canada (0%)
  • Dominican Republic (0%)
  • Laos (0%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Terry County


  • American (15%)
  • German (4%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Canadian (1%)

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

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

  • 764 people in state prisons
  • 119 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 88 people in nursing homes

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

  • 858 people in state prisons
  • 135 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 123 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 50 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,618.

6.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,080 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.09% relocated from other counties in Texas ($36,080 average AGI)
0.95% relocated from other states ($5,441 average AGI)
Terry County:

0.95%
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 Lubbock County, TX  2.25% ($32,670 average AGI)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,846 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.28% relocated to other counties in Texas ($39,846 average AGI)
1.15% relocated to other states ($6,854 average AGI)
Terry 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 Lubbock County, TX  2.37% ($35,301 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.0

Births per 1000 population in Terry County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Terry County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 2.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Terry County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 24.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Terry County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Terry County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Terry County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Terry County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Terry County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Terry County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,073 (1,764 aged, 309 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 543 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (311)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (156)
  • Congestive heart failure (13)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (11)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (10)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 26%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.95
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,166
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 334
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 40,068

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,441
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,079

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 8
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 81

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 16

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,853
  • Male householders: 2,083 (525 living alone), Female householders: 2,101 (566 living alone)
  • 2,190 spouses (2,190 opposite-sex spouses), 133 unmarried partners, (133 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,187 children (3,518 natural, 99 adopted, 579 stepchildren), 562 grandchildren, 112 brothers or sisters, 74 parents, 0 foster children, 141 other relatives, 245 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 994

Size of family households: 1,254 2-persons, 523 3-persons, 551 4-persons, 422 5-persons, 47 6-persons, 138 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,091 1-person, 124 2-persons, 27 3-persons.

2,100 married couples with children.
853 single-parent households (187 men, 666 women).

59.9% of residents of Terry speak English at home.
35.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
4.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $109,467,000 ($8,704 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $610,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $27,450,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $23,031,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $36,714,000
Federal grants: $20,284,000
Federal procurement contracts: $377,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,612,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,758,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,760,000
Federal Government insurance: $53,097,000

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

Births: 1,030
Here:

83 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 635
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +267
Here:

+21 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -987
Here -79 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Terry County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.29 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.1

Year house built in Terry County, Texas
  • Year house built in Terry County, Texas
  • 822014 or later
  • 732010 to 2013
  • 1262000 to 2009
  • 5651990 to 1999
  • 4811980 to 1989
  • 1,2671970 to 1979
  • 9931960 to 1969
  • 8991950 to 1959
  • 1531940 to 1949
  • 2541939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Terry County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Terry County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Terry County, Texas
  • 01 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 513 rooms
  • 3504 rooms
  • 7455 rooms
  • 7656 rooms
  • 4707 rooms
  • 2678 rooms
  • 2459+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Terry County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Terry County, Texas
  • 111 room
  • 902 rooms
  • 1373 rooms
  • 2004 rooms
  • 5585 rooms
  • 1626 rooms
  • 777 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 49+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Terry County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Terry County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Terry County, Texas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 471 bedroom
  • 5382 bedrooms
  • 1,8503 bedrooms
  • 4014 bedrooms
  • 565+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Terry County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Terry County, Texas
  • 11no bedroom
  • 2171 bedroom
  • 4342 bedrooms
  • 5613 bedrooms
  • 324 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Terry County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Terry County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Terry County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 50no vehicle
  • 7671 vehicle
  • 1,2872 vehicles
  • 5793 vehicles
  • 1524 vehicles
  • 685+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Terry County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Terry County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 308no vehicle
  • 5451 vehicle
  • 3502 vehicles
  • 693 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 35+ vehicles

78.5% of Terry County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 87% lived in Texas.

Terry County:

78.5%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 9,945
  • Other state: 1,390
  • Northeast: 150
  • Midwest: 72
  • South: 489
  • West: 691
Year householders moved into unit in Terry County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Terry County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 68.5%Utility gas
  • 26.9%Electricity
  • 3.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 47.4%Utility gas
  • 47.0%Electricity
  • 5.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 75
Here:

4.5%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 59
Here:

9.4%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 55
Here:

15.2%
Texas:

14.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Terry County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,234,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,418,000
    Regular Highways: $1,290,000
    Police Protection: $614,000
    Local Fire Protection: $357,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $290,000
    Financial Administration: $254,000
    Air Transportation: $233,000
    Corrections - Other: $217,000
    Libraries: $213,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $301,000
    Rents: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,158,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $683,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $507,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,389,000

Terry County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,234,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,418,000
    Regular Highways: $1,290,000
    Police Protection: $614,000
    Local Fire Protection: $357,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $290,000
    Financial Administration: $254,000
    Air Transportation: $233,000
    Corrections - Other: $217,000
    Libraries: $213,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $301,000
    Rents: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,158,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $683,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $507,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,389,000

Terry County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,234,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,418,000
    Regular Highways: $1,290,000
    Police Protection: $614,000
    Local Fire Protection: $357,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $290,000
    Financial Administration: $254,000
    Air Transportation: $233,000
    Corrections - Other: $217,000
    Libraries: $213,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $301,000
    Rents: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,158,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $683,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $507,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,389,000

Terry County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $2,234,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,418,000
    Regular Highways: $1,290,000
    Police Protection: $614,000
    Local Fire Protection: $357,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $290,000
    Financial Administration: $254,000
    Air Transportation: $233,000
    Corrections - Other: $217,000
    Libraries: $213,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $301,000
    Rents: $125,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,158,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $683,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $507,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,389,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 356
  • Number of aged recipients: 80
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 276
  • Number of recipients under 18: 29
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 193
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 134
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 177
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 112
Most common first names in Terry County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8673.8 years
Mary8578.3 years
John8075.5 years
William6877.3 years
Robert5170.3 years
George4276.9 years
Charles3572.8 years
Thomas3379.3 years
Maria2968.6 years
Willie2877.8 years
Most common last names in Terry County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5377.5 years
Garcia3565.7 years
Jones3577.6 years
Davis3578.5 years
Brown2975.1 years
Rodriguez2772.1 years
Johnson2680.5 years
Moore2476.1 years
Martinez2368.9 years
White1978.9 years
Businesses in Terry County, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Best Western1RadioShack1
Burger King1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Sears1
H&R Block1Subway1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul2
KFC1UPS1
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
McDonald's1