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Winkler County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2016: 8,109 (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: 10 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Winkler County: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (33.3%), Educational, health and social services (31.0%), Information (16.7%), Construction (11.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 11%
  • Government: 24%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 64%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Winkler County, TX (2017)
    • 4,83967.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2,95841.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2102.9%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 630.9%Two or more races
    • 310.4%Asian alone
    • 40.06%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

33.1 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years
Males: 4,161  (51.3%)
Females: 3,948  (48.7%)
Average household size:
Winkler County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $58,701 ($30,591 in 1999)
This county:

$58,701
Texas:

$59,206

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $564 (lower quartile is $389, upper quartile is $814)
This county:

$564
State:

$843


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $61,089 (it was $27,600 in 2000)
Winkler:

$61,089
Texas:

$172,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $32,971 - $100,080
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $981
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $336

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:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $144,900
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $144,300
  • 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
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Winkler, TX residents
Average permit cost in Winkler, TX
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,029 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $612 (1.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Winkler, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Winkler, TX in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Winkler, TX in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.2%
Winkler County:

15.2%
Texas:

14.7%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.3% for Black residents, 16.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.4% for other race residents, 47.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 33.1 years old
(Males: 32.7 years old, Females: 33.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42.8 years old, Black residents: 19.8 years old, American Indian residents: 48.2 years old, Asian residents: 16.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.1 years old, Other race residents: 35.6 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:

2.3%
Texas:

3.5%

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

Current college students: 135
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 68.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,143 (31.4% naturalized citizens)

Winkler County:

14.1%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1612010 or later
  • 1612000 to 2009
  • 1971990 to 1999
  • 3661980 to 1989
  • 2741970 to 1979
  • 145Before 1970

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: 2,606
  • One, attached: 27
  • Two: 37
  • 5 to 9: 46
  • 10 to 19: 36
  • Mobile homes: 344
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 47

Housing units in Winkler County with a mortgage: 466 (0 second mortgage, 3 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,700

Here:

99.8% with mortgage
State:

57.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Winkler County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Winkler

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,750 (85.2%)
  • Carpooled: 292 (9.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 39 (1.2%)
  • Walked: 87 (2.7%)
  • Worked at home: 47 (1.5%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • 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 foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (81%)
  • Guatemala (5%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • Honduras (2%)
  • Korea (2%)
  • England (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Winkler County


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

Owners and renters by unit type
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 $73,356.

7.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,268 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.85% relocated from other counties in Texas ($40,546 average AGI)
1.19% relocated from other states ($6,721 average AGI)
Winkler County:

1.19%
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 Ector County, TX  1.23% ($39,313 average AGI)


9.82% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,319 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.82%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.32% relocated to other counties in Texas ($38,095 average AGI)
2.50% relocated to other states ($11,224 average AGI)
Winkler County:

2.50%
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 Ector County, TX  1.49% ($54,575 average AGI)
to Midland County, TX  0.82% ($51,091)

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 population 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
Population without health insurance coverage in Winkler County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winkler County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winkler County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Winkler County
Population under 19 years 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 Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in 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: 8,109
  • In family households: 7,132 (899 male householders, 1,035 female householders)
    1,474 spouses, 2,945 children (2,739 natural, 86 adopted, 120 stepchildren), 257 grandchildren, 195 brothers or sisters, 50 parents, 98 other relatives, 182 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 884 (389 male householders (334 living alone)), 396 female householders (378 living alone)), 93 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 97

Size of family households: 898 2-persons, 327 3-persons, 391 4-persons, 139 5-persons, 136 6-persons, 41 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 712 1-person, 73 2-persons.

1,375 married couples with children.
691 single-parent households (145 men, 546 women).

58.8% of residents of Winkler speak English at home.
40.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (81% speak English very well, 19% 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 in Winkler County, Texas
  • Year house built in Winkler County, Texas
  • 02014 or later
  • 452010 to 2013
  • 452000 to 2009
  • 531990 to 1999
  • 2461980 to 1989
  • 5491970 to 1979
  • 7471960 to 1969
  • 1,0591950 to 1959
  • 2081940 to 1949
  • 361939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Winkler County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Winkler County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Winkler County, Texas
  • 341 room
  • 402 rooms
  • 643 rooms
  • 2034 rooms
  • 7415 rooms
  • 4336 rooms
  • 1967 rooms
  • 2398 rooms
  • 1659+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winkler County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winkler County, Texas
  • 101 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 473 rooms
  • 1314 rooms
  • 1675 rooms
  • 1856 rooms
  • 327 rooms
  • 138 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Winkler County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Winkler County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Winkler County, Texas
  • 30no bedroom
  • 711 bedroom
  • 4622 bedrooms
  • 1,1333 bedrooms
  • 3354 bedrooms
  • 665+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winkler County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Winkler County, Texas
  • 10no bedroom
  • 691 bedroom
  • 2372 bedrooms
  • 2033 bedrooms
  • 734 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Winkler County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Winkler County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Winkler County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 96no vehicle
  • 5581 vehicle
  • 8622 vehicles
  • 3803 vehicles
  • 1774 vehicles
  • 415+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Winkler County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Winkler County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 81no vehicle
  • 2601 vehicle
  • 2362 vehicles
  • 153 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

86.9% of Winkler County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 27% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Texas.

Winkler County:

86.9%
State average:

84.3%

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

  • This state: 5,482
  • Other state: 1,388
  • Northeast: 70
  • Midwest: 144
  • South: 408
  • West: 788
Year householders moved into unit in Winkler County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Winkler County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 68.0%Utility gas
  • 27.6%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 54.2%Utility gas
  • 44.1%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.0%
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: 13
Here:

11.7%
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

Winkler County government finances - Expenditure in 2012:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,102,000
    Other: $574,000
    Parks and Recreation: $71,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,152,000
    General Public Buildings: $852,000
    Regular Highways: $463,000
    Local Fire Protection: $38,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
    Libraries: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,222,000
    General - Other: $2,794,000
    Police Protection: $1,417,000
    Financial Administration: $1,225,000
    Central Staff Services: $794,000
    Health - Other: $721,000
    Parks and Recreation: $623,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $563,000
    General Public Buildings: $374,000
    Regular Highways: $366,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $163,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
    Corrections - Other: $125,000
    Libraries: $108,000
    Air Transportation: $47,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $722,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $92,000
    Public Welfare: $31,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,057,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,199,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $858,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,313,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $134,000
    Interest Earnings: $59,000
    Rents: $11,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $191,000
    Local Fire Protection: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000
    Regular Highways: $33,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,248,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $312,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $153,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
    Other: $20,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,610,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,431,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $263,000
    Other Selective Sales: $16,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,720,000

Winkler County government finances - Revenue in 2012:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,102,000
    Other: $574,000
    Parks and Recreation: $71,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,152,000
    General Public Buildings: $852,000
    Regular Highways: $463,000
    Local Fire Protection: $38,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
    Libraries: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,222,000
    General - Other: $2,794,000
    Police Protection: $1,417,000
    Financial Administration: $1,225,000
    Central Staff Services: $794,000
    Health - Other: $721,000
    Parks and Recreation: $623,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $563,000
    General Public Buildings: $374,000
    Regular Highways: $366,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $163,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
    Corrections - Other: $125,000
    Libraries: $108,000
    Air Transportation: $47,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $722,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $92,000
    Public Welfare: $31,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,057,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,199,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $858,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,313,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $134,000
    Interest Earnings: $59,000
    Rents: $11,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $191,000
    Local Fire Protection: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000
    Regular Highways: $33,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,248,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $312,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $153,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
    Other: $20,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,610,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,431,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $263,000
    Other Selective Sales: $16,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,720,000

Winkler County government finances - Debt in 2012:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,102,000
    Other: $574,000
    Parks and Recreation: $71,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,152,000
    General Public Buildings: $852,000
    Regular Highways: $463,000
    Local Fire Protection: $38,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
    Libraries: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,222,000
    General - Other: $2,794,000
    Police Protection: $1,417,000
    Financial Administration: $1,225,000
    Central Staff Services: $794,000
    Health - Other: $721,000
    Parks and Recreation: $623,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $563,000
    General Public Buildings: $374,000
    Regular Highways: $366,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $163,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
    Corrections - Other: $125,000
    Libraries: $108,000
    Air Transportation: $47,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $722,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $92,000
    Public Welfare: $31,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,057,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,199,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $858,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,313,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $134,000
    Interest Earnings: $59,000
    Rents: $11,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $191,000
    Local Fire Protection: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000
    Regular Highways: $33,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,248,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $312,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $153,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
    Other: $20,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,610,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,431,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $263,000
    Other Selective Sales: $16,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,720,000

Winkler County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,102,000
    Other: $574,000
    Parks and Recreation: $71,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,152,000
    General Public Buildings: $852,000
    Regular Highways: $463,000
    Local Fire Protection: $38,000
    Health - Other: $20,000
    Libraries: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $8,222,000
    General - Other: $2,794,000
    Police Protection: $1,417,000
    Financial Administration: $1,225,000
    Central Staff Services: $794,000
    Health - Other: $721,000
    Parks and Recreation: $623,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $563,000
    General Public Buildings: $374,000
    Regular Highways: $366,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $163,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
    Corrections - Other: $125,000
    Libraries: $108,000
    Air Transportation: $47,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $11,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $722,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $92,000
    Public Welfare: $31,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,057,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,199,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $858,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,313,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $134,000
    Interest Earnings: $59,000
    Rents: $11,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $191,000
    Local Fire Protection: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000
    Regular Highways: $33,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,248,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $312,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $153,000
    Health and Hospitals: $31,000
    Other: $20,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,610,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,431,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $263,000
    Other Selective Sales: $16,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $3,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,720,000

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
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