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Wilson County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 50,451 (14% urban, 86% rural); it was 32,408 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,920
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,646
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,377
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,443 (it was 1,661 in 2000)
% of renters here:

15%
State:

36%

Land area: 807 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 63 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Wilson County: 81.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (19.9%), Construction (12.8%), Retail trade (11.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 8%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Wilson County, TX (2019)
    • 28,21856.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 20,22940.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 7931.6%Two or more races
    • 6201.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1620.3%Asian alone
    • 520.1%Some other race alone
    • 470.09%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 390.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

40.8 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 25,335  (50.2%)
Females: 25,116  (49.8%)
Average household size:
Wilson County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $79,369 ($40,006 in 1999)
This county:

$79,369
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $798 (lower quartile is $554, upper quartile is $990)
This county:

$798
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $231,883 (it was $74,200 in 2000)
Wilson:

$231,883
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $119,219 - $354,469
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,740
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $502

Institutionalized population: 549

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 19
  • Burglaries: 94
  • Thefts: 123
  • Auto thefts: 17

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 37
  • Burglaries: 123
  • Thefts: 105
  • Auto thefts: 11
Wilson County, TX map from a distance

Health of residents in Wilson County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is worse than average.
69.8% of residents exercised in the past month. This is less than average.
37.7% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
52.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
66.8% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 198 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 162 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $58,500
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $78,900
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $33,000
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $76,800
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $52,600
  • 2002: 51 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2003: 23 buildings, average cost: $84,900
  • 2004: 41 buildings, average cost: $97,800
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $132,200
  • 2006: 40 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2007: 54 buildings, average cost: $145,500
  • 2008: 25 buildings, average cost: $145,900
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2010: 31 buildings, average cost: $169,800
  • 2011: 12 buildings, average cost: $125,500
  • 2012: 27 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2013: 34 buildings, average cost: $181,800
  • 2014: 34 buildings, average cost: $192,700
  • 2015: 48 buildings, average cost: $200,800
  • 2016: 52 buildings, average cost: $204,200
  • 2017: 53 buildings, average cost: $201,300
  • 2018: 57 buildings, average cost: $202,000
  • 2019: 20 buildings, average cost: $336,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Wilson, TX residents
Average permit cost in Wilson, TX
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $4,484 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,065 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Wilson, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Wilson, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Wilson, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 8.9%
Wilson County:

8.9%
Texas:

13.6%
(6.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.5% for Black residents, 11.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.0% for other race residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 40.8 years old
(Males: 39.4 years old, Females: 41.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.7 years old, Black residents: 55.1 years old, American Indian residents: 54.6 years old, Asian residents: 8.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 35.0 years old, Other race residents: 44.2 years old)

Area name: San Antonio, TX HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Wilson County is $556 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $687 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $886 a month.

Cities in this county include: Floresville, Poth, Stockdale, La Vernia, Loma Vista.

Wilson 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: Franklin County, Florida , Seminole County, Florida , DeWitt County , Galveston County , Goliad County , Guadalupe County , Live Oak County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.1%
Texas:

8.0%

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

Current college students: 1,099
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,893 (52.2% naturalized citizens)

Wilson County:

3.8%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 3442010 or later
  • 2932000 to 2009
  • 2551990 to 1999
  • 2201980 to 1989
  • 3191970 to 1979
  • 232Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 33.1%

Wilson County marital status for males Wilson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 12,940
  • One, attached: 62
  • Two: 115
  • 3 or 4: 353
  • 5 to 9: 84
  • 10 to 19: 152
  • 20 to 49: 10
  • 50 or more: 14
  • Mobile homes: 4,111
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 31

Housing units in Wilson County with a mortgage: 7,282 (88 second mortgage, 294 home equity loan, 5 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,399

Here:

53.8% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Wilson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,0885
Evangelical Protestant5,68131
Mainline Protestant1,9046
Other-2
None23,245-
Wilson 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: 6
Wilson County:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Wilson County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 24
This county:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Wilson County:

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Wilson County:

27.3%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.1%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Wilson County:

Average size of farms: 207 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $19,799
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $101.24
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.02%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 82.21%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $25,423
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.82%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 13.09%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,919
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.97%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.75
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.24%
Corn for grain: 9018 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3018 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 14 harvested acres
Vegetables: 684 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 638 acres

Earthquake activity:

Wilson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 30% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 22.9 miles away from Wilson County center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 26.6 miles away from the 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 324.5 miles away from the county center
On 5/1/2018 at 16:28:56, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 19.6 miles away from Wilson 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 308.3 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 Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: October 22, 2015 to October 31, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4245: November 25, 2015, FEMA Id: 4245, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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 Tropical Storm Alex, Incident Period: June 27, 2010 to August 14, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3313: June 29, 2010, FEMA Id: 3313, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 29, 2002 to July 31, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1425: July 04, 2002, FEMA Id: 1425, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Wilson County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Wilson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,288 (73.5%)
  • Carpooled: 1,042 (9.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 87 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 16 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 187 (1.7%)
  • Worked at home: 1,652 (14.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)

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


  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (73%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • Afghanistan (3%)
  • Guatemala (3%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • El Salvador (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Wilson County


  • German (12%)
  • Polish (7%)
  • American (6%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • English (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • Czech (1%)

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

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

  • 340 people in nursing homes
  • 158 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in other group homes
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

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

  • 490 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 59 people in federal prisons
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $72,430.

8.20% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($64,773 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.20%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.80% relocated from other counties in Texas ($52,631 average AGI)
1.40% relocated from other states ($12,142 average AGI)
Wilson County:

1.40%
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 Bexar County, TX  3.54% ($57,539 average AGI)
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.53% ($79,033)
from Karnes County, TX  0.25% ($54,767)
from Harris County, TX  0.19% ($66,031)
from Nueces County, TX  0.18% ($72,387)
from Comal County, TX  0.17% ($77,964)
from Atascosa County, TX  0.17% ($64,286)


7.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($60,500 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.31%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.29% relocated to other counties in Texas ($52,834 average AGI)
1.02% relocated to other states ($7,665 average AGI)
Wilson County:

1.02%
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 Bexar County, TX  3.02% ($58,335 average AGI)
to Guadalupe County, TX  0.57% ($56,969)
to Atascosa County, TX  0.23% ($71,447)
to Comal County, TX  0.23% ($100,553)
to Karnes County, TX  0.17% ($106,571)
to Travis County, TX  0.14% ($37,583)
to Nueces County, TX  0.14% ($25,783)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7

Births per 1000 population in Wilson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 7.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Wilson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Wilson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 16.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Wilson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Wilson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Wilson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Wilson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,826 (3,951 aged, 875 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,014 (19%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (783)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (367)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (289)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (283)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (191)
  • Unspecified dementia (132)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (94)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (83)
  • Congestive heart failure (60)
  • Volume depletion (60)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.72
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 2,374
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 84
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 23,741

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,215
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 765
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 16
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 43

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 118.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 89.6
  • Other - 28.5

Household type by relationship:

Households: 50,451
  • Male householders: 9,384 (1,537 living alone), Female householders: 6,820 (1,299 living alone)
  • 10,521 spouses (10,439 opposite-sex spouses), 714 unmarried partners, (644 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 16,193 children (14,600 natural, 452 adopted, 1,154 stepchildren), 2,149 grandchildren, 272 brothers or sisters, 1,074 parents, 95 foster children, 1,364 other relatives, 1,275 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 545

Size of family households: 5,477 2-persons, 2,660 3-persons, 2,224 4-persons, 1,441 5-persons, 577 6-persons, 411 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,835 1-person, 471 2-persons, 57 3-persons, 13 4-persons, 2 6-persons.

8,411 married couples with children.
1,863 single-parent households (424 men, 1,439 women).

79.3% of residents of Wilson speak English at home.
19.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (66% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (12% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 59% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $139,267,000 ($3,792 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $13,158,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $80,445,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,063,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,412,000
Federal grants: $26,754,000
Federal procurement contracts: $792,000 ($2,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,801,000 ($40,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $997,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $15,185,000
Federal Government insurance: $17,388,000

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

Births: 2,237
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,388
Here:

37 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +70
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +4,256
Here:

+113 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Wilson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.25 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Year house built in Wilson County, Texas
  • Year house built in Wilson County, Texas
  • 1,8272014 or later
  • 1,1072010 to 2013
  • 4,5172000 to 2009
  • 3,8851990 to 1999
  • 2,3381980 to 1989
  • 1,5931970 to 1979
  • 9271960 to 1969
  • 6691950 to 1959
  • 4551940 to 1949
  • 7811939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Wilson County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilson County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilson County, Texas
  • 771 room
  • 222 rooms
  • 5433 rooms
  • 1,6694 rooms
  • 2,5945 rooms
  • 3,2556 rooms
  • 2,1657 rooms
  • 1,6258 rooms
  • 1,7249+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilson County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilson County, Texas
  • 361 room
  • 1542 rooms
  • 5443 rooms
  • 6464 rooms
  • 5085 rooms
  • 3596 rooms
  • 1697 rooms
  • 258 rooms
  • 769+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Wilson County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilson County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Wilson County, Texas
  • 137no bedroom
  • 2491 bedroom
  • 1,6362 bedrooms
  • 7,4793 bedrooms
  • 3,4794 bedrooms
  • 6665+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilson County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Wilson County, Texas
  • 35no bedroom
  • 3021 bedroom
  • 1,0692 bedrooms
  • 8663 bedrooms
  • 1634 bedrooms
  • 725+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilson County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wilson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 319no vehicle
  • 2,3371 vehicle
  • 5,2082 vehicles
  • 3,6983 vehicles
  • 1,3774 vehicles
  • 8115+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Wilson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Wilson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 159no vehicle
  • 1,1961 vehicle
  • 8852 vehicles
  • 2243 vehicles
  • 474 vehicles
  • 275+ vehicles

89.8% of Wilson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 81% lived in Texas.

Wilson County:

89.8%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 38,954
  • Other state: 8,991
  • Northeast: 803
  • Midwest: 2,449
  • South: 2,719
  • West: 3,050
Year householders moved into unit in Wilson County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Wilson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 81.8%Electricity
  • 8.8%Utility gas
  • 8.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 79.5%Electricity
  • 11.1%Utility gas
  • 8.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 412
Here:

7.5%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 197
Here:

6.1%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 386
Here:

25.9%
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

Wilson County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,156,000
    Regular Highways: $469,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $43,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,170,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,544,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,247,000
    Police Protection: $1,983,000
    Financial Administration: $1,193,000
    General - Other: $912,000
    Central Staff Services: $870,000
    General Public Buildings: $361,000
    Libraries: $329,000
    Local Fire Protection: $238,000
    Corrections - Other: $222,000
    Health - Other: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $163,000
    Solid Waste Management: $111,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $19,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,046,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $105,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $341,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $860,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $513,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $347,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $466,000
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
    Royalties: $5,000
    Rents: $2,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $303,000
    General - Other: $271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $148,000
    Police Protection: $97,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
    Libraries: $7,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,787,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $346,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $895,000
    Highways: $150,000
    General Local Government Support: $62,000
    Health and Hospitals: $37,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,317,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $827,000
    Other License: $139,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,952,000

Wilson County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,156,000
    Regular Highways: $469,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $43,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,170,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,544,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,247,000
    Police Protection: $1,983,000
    Financial Administration: $1,193,000
    General - Other: $912,000
    Central Staff Services: $870,000
    General Public Buildings: $361,000
    Libraries: $329,000
    Local Fire Protection: $238,000
    Corrections - Other: $222,000
    Health - Other: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $163,000
    Solid Waste Management: $111,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $19,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,046,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $105,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $341,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $860,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $513,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $347,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $466,000
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
    Royalties: $5,000
    Rents: $2,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $303,000
    General - Other: $271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $148,000
    Police Protection: $97,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
    Libraries: $7,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,787,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $346,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $895,000
    Highways: $150,000
    General Local Government Support: $62,000
    Health and Hospitals: $37,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,317,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $827,000
    Other License: $139,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,952,000

Wilson County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,156,000
    Regular Highways: $469,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $43,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,170,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,544,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,247,000
    Police Protection: $1,983,000
    Financial Administration: $1,193,000
    General - Other: $912,000
    Central Staff Services: $870,000
    General Public Buildings: $361,000
    Libraries: $329,000
    Local Fire Protection: $238,000
    Corrections - Other: $222,000
    Health - Other: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $163,000
    Solid Waste Management: $111,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $19,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,046,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $105,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $341,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $860,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $513,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $347,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $466,000
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
    Royalties: $5,000
    Rents: $2,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $303,000
    General - Other: $271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $148,000
    Police Protection: $97,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
    Libraries: $7,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,787,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $346,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $895,000
    Highways: $150,000
    General Local Government Support: $62,000
    Health and Hospitals: $37,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,317,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $827,000
    Other License: $139,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,952,000

Wilson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $1,156,000
    Regular Highways: $469,000
  • Construction - Correctional Institutions: $43,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,170,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,544,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,247,000
    Police Protection: $1,983,000
    Financial Administration: $1,193,000
    General - Other: $912,000
    Central Staff Services: $870,000
    General Public Buildings: $361,000
    Libraries: $329,000
    Local Fire Protection: $238,000
    Corrections - Other: $222,000
    Health - Other: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $163,000
    Solid Waste Management: $111,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $19,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,046,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $68,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Health - Other: $105,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $341,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $860,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $513,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $347,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $466,000
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000
    Interest Earnings: $15,000
    Royalties: $5,000
    Rents: $2,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $303,000
    General - Other: $271,000
    Correctional Institutions: $148,000
    Police Protection: $97,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000
    Libraries: $7,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,787,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $346,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $895,000
    Highways: $150,000
    General Local Government Support: $62,000
    Health and Hospitals: $37,000
  • Tax - Property: $12,317,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $827,000
    Other License: $139,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,952,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 701
  • Number of aged recipients: 151
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 550
  • Number of recipients under 18: 125
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 354
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 222
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 289
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 259
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED182$187,742177$148,181474$164,85984$50,15529$85,96684$75,060
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$162,33340$108,97578$137,84624$48,5427$37,42930$53,167
APPLICATIONS DENIED22$146,18260$92,933214$138,49598$31,66315$72,93374$55,919
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN16$177,00018$159,500134$135,33625$41,0807$100,14323$63,870
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$206,0005$77,80017$200,0003$25,6670$06$57,833
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$204,26524$265,6250$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$155,40013$278,1542$172,0001$104,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$215,0004$296,5000$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$237,0001$247,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wilson, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wilson, TX - Value
Most common first names in Wilson County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary12781.8 years
John10474.4 years
William8173.5 years
James6673.0 years
Robert6573.4 years
Joe5775.5 years
Maria5077.1 years
Frank4777.1 years
Henry4278.7 years
Annie4086.6 years
Most common last names in Wilson County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez5373.5 years
Garcia4974.3 years
Flores4375.6 years
Garza4276.0 years
Smith4181.0 years
Rodriguez4077.6 years
Gonzales3475.1 years
Richter3180.0 years
Johnson3175.8 years
Laskowski2676.6 years
Businesses in Wilson County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2H&R Block1
AutoZone1La-Z-Boy1
Best Western1Lane Furniture1
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Chevrolet2Pizza Hut1
Church's Chicken1RadioShack2
Cricket Wireless2SONIC Drive-In2
Curves1T-Mobile1
Dairy Queen2U-Haul3
Domino's Pizza1UPS5
FedEx1Walmart1
Ford1