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Total population: 1,322 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 1,322 (38 farm, 1,284 nonfarm))

Bells,TX index of house prices


Houses: 529 (485 occupied: 351 owner occupied, 134 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

25%

Housing density: 231 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $186,768.


Median contract rent in 2009: $435 (lower quartile is $364, upper quartile is $591)


Median gross rent in Bells, TX in 2009: $725


Housing units in Bells with a mortgage: 178 (8 second mortgage, 11 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 118


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $67,500


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $61,964


Median monthly housing costs: $776





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Bells, Texas Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $101,447 (it was $62,200 in 2000)
Bells:

$101,447
Texas:

$125,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $65,100 - $153,216

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $149,642
Here:

$149,642
State:

$177,060

Mobile homes: $29,299
Here:

$29,299
State:

$42,156

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,210
  • In family households: 1,066 (274 male householders, 82 female householders)
    293 spouses, 337 children (284 natural, 7 adopted, 46 stepchildren), 46 grandchildren, 5 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 19 other relatives, 8 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 144 (60 male householders (52 living alone)), 66 female householders (66 living alone)), 18 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 168 2-persons, 80 3-persons, 70 4-persons, 25 5-persons, 6 6-persons, 7 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 118 1-person, 3 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 3 4-persons.

217 married couples with children.
59 single-parent households (24 men, 35 women).

97.8% of residents of Bells speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 6 (0.5%)
(0.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Bells, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 5
  • 4 rooms: 21
  • 5 rooms: 145
  • 6 rooms: 116
  • 7 rooms: 36
  • 8 rooms: 16
  • 9 or more rooms: 12
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 5
  • 3 rooms: 10
  • 4 rooms: 36
  • 5 rooms: 52
  • 6 rooms: 21
  • 7 rooms: 10
  • 8 rooms: 0
  • 9 or more rooms: 0
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Bells, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 4
  • 2 bedrooms: 69
  • 3 bedrooms: 249
  • 4 bedrooms: 29
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 13
  • 2 bedrooms: 65
  • 3 bedrooms: 43
  • 4 bedrooms: 11
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Bells, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 9
  • 1 vehicle: 105
  • 2 vehicles: 176
  • 3 vehicles: 54
  • 4 vehicles: 7
  • 5+ vehicles: 0
  • no vehicle: 16
  • 1 vehicle: 56
  • 2 vehicles: 57
  • 3 vehicles: 5
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 84
  • 1990 to 1999: 120
  • 1980 to 1989: 95
  • 1970 to 1979: 82
  • 1960 to 1969: 78
  • 1950 to 1959: 73
  • 1940 to 1949: 27
  • 1939 or earlier: 53

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Bells, TX house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Bells, TX:

  • Less than $10,000: 8
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 4
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 5
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 5
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 3
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 3
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 3
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 16
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 38
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 25
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 27
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 30
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 27
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 64
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 44
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 32
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 30
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 18
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 3
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 5
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 0
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 0
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Bells rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Bells:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 11
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 4
  • $450 to $499: 0
  • $500 to $549: 4
  • $550 to $599: 21
  • $600 to $649: 17
  • $650 to $699: 11
  • $700 to $749: 8
  • $750 to $799: 17
  • $800 to $899: 42
  • $900 to $999: 3
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 3
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 3
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 0
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 2
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 2
  • 1990 to 1994: 2
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 2
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 0


Bells, TX Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 77.5%
Number of people working at home: 15 (2.6% of all workers)


Bells commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 20
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 34
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 22
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 96
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 200
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 50
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 53
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 7
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 24
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 28
  • 90 or more minutes: 28
 


Bells mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 488 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 66 (11%)
  • Motorcycle: 6 (1%)
  • Walked: 2 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 15 (3%)
 


Bells, TX household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 37
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 49
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 47
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 39
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 39
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 17
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 32
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 27
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 31
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 49
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 43
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 49
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 17
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 0
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 3
  • $200,000 or more: 3
 

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 228
 Other groups: 119
 Irish: 117
 English: 116
 German: 66
 Scottish: 19
 Scotch-Irish: 17
 Swedish: 14
 French (except Basque): 12
 Italian: 11
 Polish: 9
 Dutch: 7
 Danish: 5
 French Canadian: 3
 Iranian: 3
 Portuguese: 3
 Scandinavian: 3
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 3
 Dutch West Indian: 3
 Arab:: 2
 Jordanian: 2
 British: 2
 European: 2
 Hungarian: 2


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



  • United Kingdom (33%)
  • Jordan (33%)
  • Mexico (33%)


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

  • This state: 921
  • Northeast: 2
  • Midwest: 61
  • South: 160
  • West: 55

49% of Bells residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in Texas.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 6
  • 5th and 6th grade: 2
  • 7th and 8th grade: 10
  • 9th grade: 15
  • 10th grade: 23
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 9
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 117
  • Less than 1 year of college: 31
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 64
  • Associate degree: 37
  • Bachelor's degree: 35
  • Master's degree: 14
  • Professional school degree: 3
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 13
  • 9th grade: 4
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 16
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 5
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 147
  • Less than 1 year of college: 56
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 56
  • Associate degree: 47
  • Bachelor's degree: 26
  • Master's degree: 8
  • Professional school degree: 2
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 1.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.7%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $47,243
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $25,032
  • Some other race householders: $44,955
  • Two or more races householders: $29,291
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $46,215
Bells household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Bells household income for Two or more races householders

Bells marital status for males
Bells marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $109,601
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $89,703
  • Some other race householders: $44,851
  • Two or more races householders: $163,098
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $44,851

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 413
  • One, attached: 5
  • Two: 23
  • 3 or 4: 32
  • 10 to 19: 2
  • 20 to 49: 4
  • Mobile homes: 50

Median worth of mobile homes: $73,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Bells:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bells
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (65.2%)
  • Electricity (27.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.1%)
  • Wood (1.1%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (55.2%)
  • Electricity (43.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


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

0.0%
Texas:

6.8%

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

0.0%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 5
Here:

7.7%
Texas:

15.4%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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 (Noninst.)


 

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