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Winkler County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 7,982 (82% urban, 18% rural); it was 7,173 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 721
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,373
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,149
Renter-occupied apartments: 484 (it was 435 in 2000)
% of renters here:

17%
State:

36%

Land area: 841 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Winkler County: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (34.2%), Educational, health and social services (28.9%), Information (18.4%), Construction (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 10%
  • Government: 18%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 72%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Winkler County, Texas:

  • Hispanic or Latino (59.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (37.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Median resident age:  32.9 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Males: 4,092  (51.3%)
Females: 3,890  (48.7%)
Average household size:
Winkler County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $56,083 ($30,591 in 1999)

This county:

$56,083
Texas:

$56,565

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $541 (lower quartile is $372, upper quartile is $780)
This county:

$541
State:

$809


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $56,248 (it was $27,600 in 2000)
Winkler:

$56,248
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $30,911 - $102,796
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $953
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $329

Institutionalized population: 97

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: 9
  • Thefts: 22
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 7
  • Thefts: 13
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $156,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $982 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $581 (1.1%)

Winkler County household income distribution in 2009 Winkler County home values distribution Winkler County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.2%
Winkler County:

16.2%
Texas:

15.6%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.4% for Black residents, 17.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.7% for other race residents, 48.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 32.9 years old
(Males: 32.5 years old, Females: 33.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.6 years old, Black residents: 19.5 years old, American Indian residents: 49.7 years old, Asian residents: 16.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.8 years old, Other race residents: 35.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Winkler County is $425 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $628 a month.

Cities in this county include: Kermit, Wink.

Winkler 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 Winkler County: Rattlesnake Raceway (A), Midland Sewage Disposal Ponds (B), Barnhart Windmill (C), Big Biz Windmill (D), Boone Ranch (E), Boxcar Windmill (F), Brown Windmill (G), Bryant Ranch (H), Bryant Windmill (I), Bull Head Windmill (J), Bull Pasture Windmill (K), Bull Windmill (L), Camp Pasture Windmill (M), Cement Windmill (N), China Mott Windmill (O), Chuck Houston Windmill (P), Crawford Windmill (Q), Darty Windmill (R), Dog Town Windmill (S), Double Well Windmill (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Winkler County include: Spraberry Church (A), Tower Church (B), Valley View Church (C), Cotton Flat Church (D), Greater Mount Zion Baptist Church (E), Tower Church (F), Country Chapel Church (G), Pioneer Memorial Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Consavvy Lake (A), Salt Lake (B), Pecks Lake (C), Stephenson Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Winkler County: Cole Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Crane County , Liberty County, Georgia , Howard County , Midland County , Mitchell County , San Augustine County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 135
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 68.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,114 (31.1% naturalized citizens)

Winkler County:

14.0%
Whole state:

17.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 132
  • 2000 to 2009: 165
  • 1990 to 1999: 203
  • 1980 to 1989: 366
  • 1970 to 1979: 274
  • Before 1970: 145
Note: State values scaled to Winkler County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 75.7%

Winkler County marital status for males Winkler County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,561
  • One, attached: 27
  • Two: 35
  • 5 to 9: 45
  • 10 to 19: 35
  • Mobile homes: 340
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 34

Housing units in Winkler County with a mortgage: 456 (0 second mortgage, 3 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,656

Here:

99.8% with mortgage
State:

57.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Winkler County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,03716
Catholic1,8751
Mainline Protestant3214
Other1-
None1,876-
Winkler County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Winkler County:

4.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



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

9.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

6.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Winkler County:

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Winkler County:

26.4%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.6%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Winkler County:

Average size of farms: 11175 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $43,774
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $43,106
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $27,792
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.09%
Average age of principal farm operators: 61 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 1.06

Tornado activity:

Winkler County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 6408761.9 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Winkler County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 12% 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 109.2 miles away from Winkler 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 34.2 miles away from the 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 159.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.4 miles away from the 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 98.2 miles away from Winkler County center
On 3/14/1999 at 22:43:17, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 103.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), 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

The number of natural disasters in Winkler County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (85%)
  • Guatemala (4%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Honduras (2%)
  • Korea (1%)
  • England (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Winkler County (%):

  • American (6%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • English (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (0%)
  • Dutch (0%)
  • Scottish (0%)

Winkler County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,688 (85.1%)
  • Carpooled: 294 (9.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 36 (1.1%)
  • Walked: 88 (2.8%)
  • Worked at home: 43 (1.4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

97 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
38 people in nursing homes
97 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $55,871.

8.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,916 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.55%
Texas average:

7.14%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.85% relocated from other counties in Texas ($26,379 average AGI)
2.70% relocated from other states ($11,542 average AGI)
Winkler County:

2.70%
Texas average:

2.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ector County, TX  1.53% ($31,500 average AGI)
from Lea County, NM  0.50% ($51,364)
from Midland County, TX  0.45% ($51,600)


7.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,415 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.77%
Texas average:

6.69%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.77% relocated to other counties in Texas ($42,287 average AGI)
1.00% relocated to other states ($4,129 average AGI)
Winkler County:

1.00%
Texas average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ector County, TX  1.95% ($34,837 average AGI)
to Midland County, TX  1.36% ($45,167)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.5

Births per 1000 population in Winkler County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Winkler County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Winkler County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 26.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Winkler County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Winkler County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,026 (830 aged, 196 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 401 (21%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (133)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (77)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (63)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (28)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 14.89
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 3,426
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 223
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 49,434

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,734
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,390

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 45

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,982
  • In family households: 7,001 (884 male householders, 1,024 female householders)
    1,437 spouses, 2,877 children (2,680 natural, 85 adopted, 113 stepchildren), 255 grandchildren, 192 brothers or sisters, 46 parents, 101 other relatives, 185 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 883 (394 male householders (338 living alone)), 393 female householders (373 living alone)), 92 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 98

Size of family households: 880 2-persons, 325 3-persons, 381 4-persons, 139 5-persons, 133 6-persons, 44 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 712 1-person, 74 2-persons.

1,325 married couples with children.
716 single-parent households (143 men, 573 women).

58.8% of residents of Winkler speak English at home.
40.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $34,726,000 ($5,172 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $394,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $15,361,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,630,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $102,000
Federal grants: $5,750,000
Federal procurement contracts: $193,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $691,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $13,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $847,000
Federal Government insurance: $0,000

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

Births: 600
Here:

90 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 377
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +68
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -754
Here -113 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Winkler County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.87 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 45
  • 2000 to 2009: 46
  • 1990 to 1999: 52
  • 1980 to 1989: 242
  • 1970 to 1979: 566
  • 1960 to 1969: 734
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,093
  • 1940 to 1949: 217
  • 1939 or earlier: 35
Note: State values scaled to Winkler population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Winkler County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Winkler County population
  • 1 room: 29
  • 2 rooms: 33
  • 3 rooms: 65
  • 4 rooms: 203
  • 5 rooms: 724
  • 6 rooms: 425
  • 7 rooms: 197
  • 8 rooms: 232
  • 9+ rooms: 154
  • 1 room: 10
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 48
  • 4 rooms: 133
  • 5 rooms: 175
  • 6 rooms: 184
  • 7 rooms: 33
  • 8 rooms: 14
  • 9+ rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Winkler County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Winkler County population
  • no bedroom: 27
  • 1 bedroom: 68
  • 2 bedrooms: 470
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,109
  • 4 bedrooms: 323
  • 5+ bedrooms: 62
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 69
  • 2 bedrooms: 238
  • 3 bedrooms: 209
  • 4 bedrooms: 75
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Winkler County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Winkler County population
  • no vehicle: 93
  • 1 vehicle: 565
  • 2 vehicles: 835
  • 3 vehicles: 365
  • 4 vehicles: 177
  • 5+ vehicles: 38
  • no vehicle: 80
  • 1 vehicle: 268
  • 2 vehicles: 234
  • 3 vehicles: 16
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

87% of Winkler County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Texas.

Winkler County:

86.7%
State average:

84.1%

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

  • This state: 5,397
  • Other state: 1,381
  • Northeast: 68
  • Midwest: 143
  • South: 416
  • West: 772

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Winkler County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (68.3%)
  • Electricity (27.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Wood (1.3%)
  • Utility gas (52.0%)
  • Electricity (44.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.6%

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

0.0%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

12.5%
Texas:

15.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Winkler County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Current Operations - Own Hospitals: $3,798,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,500,000
    General - Other: $1,075,000
    Financial Administration: $418,000
    Parks & Recreation: $397,000
    Central Staff Services: $323,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $317,000
    Regular Highways: $314,000
    Health Services - Other: $221,000
    General Public Buildings: $172,000
    Air Transportation: $151,000
    Welfare - Other: $133,000
    Libraries: $101,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $35,000
    Fire Protection: $21,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $46,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,116,000

Winkler County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $2,274,000
    All Other: $1,326,000
    Parks & Recreation: $64,000
    Parking Facilities: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $248,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $217,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $183,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $122,000
    All Other: $71,000
    Highways: $9,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,539,000
    Other Selective Sales: $686,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $291,000
    NEC: $2,000

Winkler County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $660,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $501,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $159,000

Winkler County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,808,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $501,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 215
  • Number of aged recipients: 45
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 170
  • Number of recipients under 18: 25
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 111
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 79
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 89
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 79
Winkler County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Winkler County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Winkler County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James6770.6 years
William5376.9 years
John4875.2 years
Mary4277.0 years
Charles3170.8 years
George3073.5 years
Robert2571.9 years
Joe2363.7 years
Thomas1669.1 years
Willie1472.3 years
Most common last names in Winkler County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2874.8 years
Jones2474.6 years
Adams2172.5 years
Williams2176.1 years
Brown1875.0 years
Mitchell1874.0 years
Davis1870.1 years
Thompson1672.5 years
Wilson1476.5 years
Hernandez1465.6 years
Businesses in Winkler County, TX
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Lane Furniture1UPS1