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Upton County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 3,648 (all rural); it was 3,404 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 293
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 690
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 949
Renter-occupied apartments: 273 (it was 307 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

36%

Land area: 1242 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 3 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Upton County: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (41.7%), Retail trade (27.8%), Educational, health and social services (19.4%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 75%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 25%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Upton County, TX (2017)
    • 1,95357.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,46643.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1735.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 260.8%Two or more races
    • 100.3%Asian alone
    • 70.2%Some other race alone
    • 30.09%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

33.4 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years
Males: 1,773  (48.6%)
Females: 1,875  (51.4%)
Average household size:
Upton County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,166 ($28,977 in 1999)
This county:

$52,166
Texas:

$59,206

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $437 (lower quartile is $369, upper quartile is $648)
This county:

$437
State:

$843


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $66,622 (it was $30,100 in 2000)
Upton:

$66,622
Texas:

$172,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $32,222 - $105,161
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,054
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $336

Institutionalized population: 58

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 2
  • Burglaries: 7
  • Thefts: 17
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 5
  • Thefts: 25
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $20,000
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $45,100
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $7,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $177,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $241,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Upton, TX residents
Average permit cost in Upton, TX
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,101 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $330 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Upton, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Upton, TX in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Upton, TX in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.0%
Upton County:

18.0%
Texas:

14.7%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.1% for Black residents, 23.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.4% for other race residents, 49.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 33.4 years old
(Males: 34.9 years old, Females: 31.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.4 years old, Black residents: 15.3 years old, American Indian residents: 30.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.3 years old, Other race residents: 28.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Upton County is $401 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $624 a month.

Cities in this county include: McCamey, Rankin.

Upton 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 Upton County: Chapman Windmill (A), Demster Windmill (B), Dunegan Ranch (C), Estes Ranch (D), Fence Windmill (E), Gyp Flats Windmill (F), Half h Windmill (G), Harvel Windmill (H), Hays Windmill (I), High Lonesome Windmill (J), Jakes Windmill (K), Julian Windmill (L), May Windmill (M), Moon Windmill (N), New Windmill (O), North Estes Windmill (P), North Windmill (Q), North Winters Windmill (R), Railroad Windmill (S), Recorder Windmill (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tamarisk Cemetery (1), Barstow Cemetery (2), Wilks Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Horseshoe Lake (A), Soda Lake (B), Ozark Lake (C), China Lake (D), Hackberry Lake (E), Tank on the Hill (F), The Lake (G), Division Tank (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Upton County: Monahans Sand Hills State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Brantley County, Georgia , Culberson County , Hudspeth County , Midland County , Sterling County , Ward County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Texas:

3.5%

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

Current college students: 57
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 479 (27.8% naturalized citizens)

Upton County:

13.1%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 432010 or later
  • 1252000 to 2009
  • 471990 to 1999
  • 1141980 to 1989
  • 981970 to 1979
  • 66Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 75.1%

Upton County marital status for males Upton County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,404
  • One, attached: 11
  • Two: 8
  • 3 or 4: 7
  • 10 to 19: 6
  • Mobile homes: 181
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 13

Housing units in Upton County with a mortgage: 317 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 665

Here:

32.3% with mortgage
State:

57.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Upton County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,4858
Catholic5003
Mainline Protestant3752
Other-1
None995-
Upton 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
Upton County:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


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

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Upton County:

16.50 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

9.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Upton County:

10.6%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Upton County:

26.5%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

24.8%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Upton County:

Average size of farms: 8716 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $57,998
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $233.03
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 42.18%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $67,088
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.65%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $63,880
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 80.72%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 0.61
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.11%
All wheat for grain: 1248 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 8116 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Upton County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 11180690.2 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 18 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/19/1977, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Upton County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 39% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 105.3 miles away from Upton 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 140.6 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 91.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/15/1995 at 14:33:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 103.8 miles away from the county center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 166.3 miles away from Upton County center
On 5/23/2004 at 09:22:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 167.1 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 Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire

The number of natural disasters in Upton County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 5
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Upton

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,622 (76.6%)
  • Carpooled: 368 (17.4%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 54 (2.5%)
  • Walked: 7 (0.3%)
  • Worked at home: 40 (1.9%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (2%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (78%)
  • El Salvador (8%)
  • Europe, n.e.c. (2%)
  • Netherlands (1%)
  • Philippines (1%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • Brazil (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Upton County


  • European (2%)
  • German (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • American (1%)
  • Dutch (1%)
  • African (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
28 people in nursing homes
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 33 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 25 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $81,516.

6.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,100 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.60%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.60% relocated from other counties in Texas ($51,100 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


7.81% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($81,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.81%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.81% relocated to other counties in Texas ($81,479 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.9

Births per 1000 population in Upton County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Upton County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 1.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Upton County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 26.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Upton County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Upton County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Upton County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Upton County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Upton County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Upton County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 573 (473 aged, 100 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 213 (28%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (26)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 63.55
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,671
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 1,589
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 41,468

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,538
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 687

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 65

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,648
  • In family households: 3,118 (396 male householders, 494 female householders)
    717 spouses, 1,224 children (1,139 natural, 16 adopted, 67 stepchildren), 58 grandchildren, 32 brothers or sisters, 22 parents, 116 other relatives, 53 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 468 (208 male householders (180 living alone)), 211 female householders (199 living alone)), 46 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 62

Size of family households: 383 2-persons, 185 3-persons, 191 4-persons, 66 5-persons, 57 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 379 1-person, 31 2-persons, 9 3-persons.

715 married couples with children.
269 single-parent households (75 men, 194 women).

63.2% of residents of Upton speak English at home.
36.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (71% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $18,242,000 ($5,797 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $156,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $7,410,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $5,337,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,788,000
Federal grants: $3,231,000
Federal procurement contracts: $99,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $377,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $127,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,535,000

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

Births: 245
Here:

80 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 165
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +10
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -432
Here -141 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Upton County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.45 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Year house built in Upton County, Texas
  • Year house built in Upton County, Texas
  • 1332014 or later
  • 472010 to 2013
  • 1102000 to 2009
  • 781990 to 1999
  • 2521980 to 1989
  • 2711970 to 1979
  • 1451960 to 1969
  • 3881950 to 1959
  • 1371940 to 1949
  • 1081939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Upton County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Upton County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Upton County, Texas
  • 61 room
  • 72 rooms
  • 383 rooms
  • 1364 rooms
  • 3265 rooms
  • 2416 rooms
  • 997 rooms
  • 658 rooms
  • 429+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Upton County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Upton County, Texas
  • 211 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 643 rooms
  • 944 rooms
  • 1215 rooms
  • 86 rooms
  • 107 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 79+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Upton County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Upton County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Upton County, Texas
  • 5no bedroom
  • 321 bedroom
  • 1992 bedrooms
  • 5243 bedrooms
  • 1734 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Upton County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Upton County, Texas
  • 21no bedroom
  • 471 bedroom
  • 1222 bedrooms
  • 1343 bedrooms
  • 104 bedrooms
  • 75+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Upton County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Upton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Upton County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 30no vehicle
  • 2671 vehicle
  • 3832 vehicles
  • 1863 vehicles
  • 564 vehicles
  • 495+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Upton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Upton County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 61no vehicle
  • 1241 vehicle
  • 1092 vehicles
  • 323 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles

88.7% of Upton County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Texas.

Upton County:

88.7%
State average:

84.3%

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

  • This state: 2,671
  • Other state: 487
  • Northeast: 30
  • Midwest: 78
  • South: 98
  • West: 290
Year householders moved into unit in Upton County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Upton County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.3%Electricity
  • 35.3%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 68.3%Electricity
  • 28.4%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2
Here:

0.4%
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: 7
Here:

7.7%
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

Upton County government finances - Expenditure in 2012:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $204,000
  • Charges - Other: $36,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $95,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $390,000
    General - Other: $373,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $283,000
    Police Protection: $188,000
    Correctional Institutions: $123,000
    Financial Administration: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Central Staff Services: $44,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
    Libraries: $32,000
    General Public Buildings: $20,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $16,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $19,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $202,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $154,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $34,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $31,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $100,000
    Interest Earnings: $64,000
    General Revenue - Other: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,277,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $119,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $134,000
    Highways: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,460,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $155,000
    Other License: $12,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $670,000

Upton County government finances - Revenue in 2012:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $204,000
  • Charges - Other: $36,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $95,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $390,000
    General - Other: $373,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $283,000
    Police Protection: $188,000
    Correctional Institutions: $123,000
    Financial Administration: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Central Staff Services: $44,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
    Libraries: $32,000
    General Public Buildings: $20,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $16,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $19,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $202,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $154,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $34,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $31,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $100,000
    Interest Earnings: $64,000
    General Revenue - Other: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,277,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $119,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $134,000
    Highways: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,460,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $155,000
    Other License: $12,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $670,000

Upton County government finances - Debt in 2012:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $204,000
  • Charges - Other: $36,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $95,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $390,000
    General - Other: $373,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $283,000
    Police Protection: $188,000
    Correctional Institutions: $123,000
    Financial Administration: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Central Staff Services: $44,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
    Libraries: $32,000
    General Public Buildings: $20,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $16,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $19,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $202,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $154,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $34,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $31,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $100,000
    Interest Earnings: $64,000
    General Revenue - Other: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,277,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $119,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $134,000
    Highways: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,460,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $155,000
    Other License: $12,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $670,000

Upton County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $204,000
  • Charges - Other: $36,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $95,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $390,000
    General - Other: $373,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $283,000
    Police Protection: $188,000
    Correctional Institutions: $123,000
    Financial Administration: $87,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Central Staff Services: $44,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,000
    Libraries: $32,000
    General Public Buildings: $20,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $16,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $19,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $202,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $154,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $34,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $31,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $100,000
    Interest Earnings: $64,000
    General Revenue - Other: $22,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,277,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $119,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $134,000
    Highways: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,460,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $155,000
    Other License: $12,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $670,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 89
  • Number of aged recipients: 7
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 82
  • Number of recipients under 18: 6
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 68
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 15
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 34
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 37
Most common first names in Upton County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William3675.4 years
James2570.8 years
John2378.0 years
Mary1974.6 years
George1674.6 years
Henry874.0 years
Edward871.9 years
Willie879.4 years
Thomas880.3 years
Robert868.9 years
Most common last names in Upton County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1973.7 years
Taylor1580.7 years
Johnson1172.2 years
Harris978.8 years
Jones870.5 years
Hill873.6 years
Miller871.1 years
Carrasco882.8 years
Martinez759.8 years
Smith776.3 years

Businesses in Upton County, TX

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