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Fort Stockton, TX (Texas) Houses and Residents

Total population: 8,482 (Urban population: 7,756 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 0)

Houses: 3,158 (2,490 occupied: 1,585 owner occupied, 902 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

36%
State:

39%

Housing density: 616 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $1,002,758.

Median contract rent in 2016: $550 (lower quartile is $348, upper quartile is $726)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $710


Median gross rent in Fort Stockton, TX in 2016: $726

Housing units in Fort Stockton with a mortgage: 624 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 975

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $79,573

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $40,323

Median monthly housing costs: $687


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Fort Stockton, Texas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $98,575 (it was $41,400 in 2000)
Fort Stockton:

$98,575
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $53,768 - $167,950

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $120,517
Here:

$120,517
State:

$230,570

Mobile homes: $37,961
Here:

$37,961
State:

$80,655
Median year house/condo built: 1965

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,728
  • In family households: 7,047 (842 male householders, 860 female householders)
    1,276 spouses, 2,618 children (2,316 natural, 125 adopted, 179 stepchildren), 215 grandchildren, 277 brothers or sisters, 627 parents, 184 other relatives, 179 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,013 (317 male householders (256 living alone)), 470 female householders (424 living alone)), 223 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 657

Size of family households: 739 2-persons, 344 3-persons, 246 4-persons, 230 5-persons, 93 6-persons, 48 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 682 1-person, 95 2-persons, 10 3-persons.

1,390 married couples with children.
425 single-parent households (95 men, 330 women).

42.5% of residents of Fort Stockton speak English at home.
57.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 7% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 14% speak English not well, 14% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 971 (11.1%)
(37.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.6
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Fort Stockton, Texas:

  • 17no bedroom
  • 511 bedroom
  • 3832 bedrooms
  • 8233 bedrooms
  • 2594 bedrooms
  • 405+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Fort Stockton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fort Stockton, Texas:

  • 17no bedroom
  • 1791 bedroom
  • 4282 bedrooms
  • 2353 bedrooms
  • 394 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Fort Stockton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Fort Stockton in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 24no vehicle
  • 3811 vehicle
  • 6582 vehicles
  • 3703 vehicles
  • 1214 vehicles
  • 355+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Fort Stockton population

Cars and other vehicles available in Fort Stockton in renter-occupied apartments

  • 41no vehicle
  • 4761 vehicle
  • 3752 vehicles
  • 83 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Fort Stockton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Fort Stockton, Texas:

  • 191 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 513 rooms
  • 3594 rooms
  • 3185 rooms
  • 3746 rooms
  • 2427 rooms
  • 1268 rooms
  • 839+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Fort Stockton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Fort Stockton, Texas:

  • 171 room
  • 472 rooms
  • 983 rooms
  • 3314 rooms
  • 2655 rooms
  • 886 rooms
  • 447 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 89+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Fort Stockton population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

  • Fort Stockton, TX household income distribution

  • Fort Stockton, TX household income distribution
  • 157Less than $10,000
  • 211$10,000 to $14,999
  • 92$15,000 to $19,999
  • 149$20,000 to $24,999
  • 130$25,000 to $29,999
  • 71$30,000 to $34,999
  • 184$35,000 to $39,999
  • 115$40,000 to $44,999
  • 58$45,000 to $49,999
  • 197$50,000 to $59,999
  • 281$60,000 to $74,999
  • 315$75,000 to $99,999
  • 215$100,000 to $124,999
  • 144$125,000 to $149,999
  • 112$150,000 to $199,999
  • 32$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Fort Stockton, TX

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Fort Stockton, TX
  • 67Less than $10,000
  • 52$10,000 to $14,999
  • 7$15,000 to $19,999
  • 31$20,000 to $24,999
  • 60$25,000 to $29,999
  • 26$30,000 to $34,999
  • 23$35,000 to $39,999
  • 72$40,000 to $49,999
  • 83$50,000 to $59,999
  • 156$60,000 to $69,999
  • 61$70,000 to $79,999
  • 56$80,000 to $89,999
  • 24$90,000 to $99,999
  • 201$100,000 to $124,999
  • 121$125,000 to $149,999
  • 158$150,000 to $174,999
  • 30$175,000 to $199,999
  • 125$200,000 to $249,999
  • 38$250,000 to $299,999
  • 46$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Fort Stockton, TX

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Fort Stockton, TX
  • 8Less than $100
  • 37$100 to $149
  • 7$150 to $199
  • 2$200 to $249
  • 6$300 to $349
  • 32$350 to $399
  • 106$400 to $449
  • 37$450 to $499
  • 42$500 to $549
  • 60$550 to $599
  • 29$600 to $649
  • 79$650 to $699
  • 121$700 to $749
  • 49$750 to $799
  • 23$800 to $899
  • 35$900 to $999
  • 27$1,000 to $1,249
  • 25$1,250 to $1,499
  • 78No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 312010 or later
  • 1902000 to 2009
  • 1631990 to 1999
  • 3171980 to 1989
  • 3581970 to 1979
  • 161Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Fort Stockton population
Fort Stockton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 369
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,236
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 915
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 259
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 37
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 17
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 138
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 13
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 86
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 239
  • 90 or more minutes: 132
Fort Stockton, TX Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 90.5%
Number of people working at home: 23 (0.6% of all workers)

Fort Stockton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 3,262 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 595 (15%)
  • Taxi: 47 (1%)
  • Walked: 56 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 23 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 264
 German: 106
 English: 99
 Scotch-Irish: 66
 Scottish: 45
 African: 33
 Irish: 25
 Italian: 12
 Czechoslovakian: 12
 European: 8
 Swedish: 8
 Australian: 7
 Cajun: 6
 Dutch: 5
 French (except Basque): 3

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

  • 88%Mexico
  • 2%El Salvador
  • 2%Guatemala
  • 2%Venezuela
  • 1%Philippines
  • 1%Australia
  • 1%Oceania, n.e.c.

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

  • This state: 6,574
  • Other state: 898
  • Northeast: 36
  • Midwest: 154
  • South: 376
  • West: 338

80% of Fort Stockton residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in Texas.

Fort Stockton:

80.0%
State average:

84.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 138
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 75
  • 5th and 6th grade: 141
  • 7th and 8th grade: 137
  • 9th grade: 106
  • 10th grade: 53
  • 11th grade: 78
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 71
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,195
  • Less than 1 year of college: 153
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 493
  • Associate degree: 154
  • Bachelor's degree: 163
  • Master's degree: 65
  • Professional school degree: 25
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 70
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 139
  • 5th and 6th grade: 208
  • 7th and 8th grade: 107
  • 9th grade: 68
  • 10th grade: 179
  • 11th grade: 66
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 5
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 708
  • Less than 1 year of college: 201
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 414
  • Associate degree: 175
  • Bachelor's degree: 171
  • Master's degree: 77
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.3%Males
  • 17.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 6.2%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 30.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 2.9%Males
  • 4.0%Females
Fort Stockton marital status for males
Fort Stockton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,378
  • One, attached: 7
  • Two: 56
  • 3 or 4: 83
  • 5 to 9: 131
  • 10 to 19: 230
  • 20 to 49: 55
  • 50 or more: 16
  • Mobile homes: 177
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Median worth of mobile homes: $32,029

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 8.0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 10.2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 18 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Fort Stockton:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fort Stockton
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (57.0%)
  • Electricity (43.3%)
  • Electricity (67.7%)
  • Utility gas (30.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.9%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 22
Here:

2.5%
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: 69
Here:

22.6%
Texas:

15.1%

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 (Noninstitutionalized)