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Total population: 15,738 (Urban population: 14,106 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 1,632 (36 farm, 1,596 nonfarm))

Sulphur Springs,TX index of house prices


Houses: 6,488 (5,800 occupied: 3,475 owner occupied, 2,325 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

40%
State:

41%

Housing density: 363 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: $433 (lower quartile is $338, upper quartile is $546)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $344


Median gross rent in Sulphur Springs, TX in 2009: $588


Housing units in Sulphur Springs with a mortgage: 1,727 (25 second mortgage, 69 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,497


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $60,676


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $36,250


Median monthly housing costs: $646





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Sulphur Springs, Texas Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $96,493 (it was $61,100 in 2000)
Sulphur Springs:

$96,493
Texas:

$125,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $61,219 - $136,893

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $126,336
Here:

$126,336
State:

$177,060

Townhouses or other attached units: $185,966
Here:

$185,966
State:

$170,403

Mobile homes: $54,881
Here:

$54,881
State:

$42,156

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,138
  • In family households: 11,939 (2,846 male householders, 1,050 female householders)
    3,046 spouses, 4,033 children (3,572 natural, 110 adopted, 351 stepchildren), 363 grandchildren, 105 brothers or sisters, 72 parents, 116 other relatives, 308 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 2,199 (733 male householders (562 living alone)), 1,183 female householders (1,138 living alone)), 283 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 434 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 1,713 2-persons, 936 3-persons, 711 4-persons, 368 5-persons, 115 6-persons, 53 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,700 1-person, 165 2-persons, 33 3-persons, 14 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

2,365 married couples with children.
937 single-parent households (177 men, 760 women).

92.0% of residents of Sulphur Springs speak English at home.
7.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (70% speak English very well, 30% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% speak English very well, 59% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 566 (3.9%)
(38.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.0
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Sulphur Springs, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 36
  • 3 rooms: 94
  • 4 rooms: 360
  • 5 rooms: 1,187
  • 6 rooms: 993
  • 7 rooms: 489
  • 8 rooms: 169
  • 9 or more rooms: 139
  • 1 room: 133
  • 2 rooms: 190
  • 3 rooms: 470
  • 4 rooms: 707
  • 5 rooms: 510
  • 6 rooms: 172
  • 7 rooms: 108
  • 8 rooms: 17
  • 9 or more rooms: 18
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Sulphur Springs, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 20
  • 1 bedroom: 105
  • 2 bedrooms: 662
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,334
  • 4 bedrooms: 310
  • 5+ bedrooms: 44
  • no bedroom: 189
  • 1 bedroom: 710
  • 2 bedrooms: 978
  • 3 bedrooms: 403
  • 4 bedrooms: 45
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Sulphur Springs, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 105
  • 1 vehicle: 1,294
  • 2 vehicles: 1,509
  • 3 vehicles: 474
  • 4 vehicles: 76
  • 5+ vehicles: 17
  • no vehicle: 380
  • 1 vehicle: 1,214
  • 2 vehicles: 601
  • 3 vehicles: 87
  • 4 vehicles: 26
  • 5+ vehicles: 17

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 69
  • 2000 to 2004: 488
  • 1990 to 1999: 691
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,337
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,541
  • 1960 to 1969: 928
  • 1950 to 1959: 785
  • 1940 to 1949: 458
  • 1939 or earlier: 396

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Sulphur Springs, TX house values

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

  • Less than $10,000: 21
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 10
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 43
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 53
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 47
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 58
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 67
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 230
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 265
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 307
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 324
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 248
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 234
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 578
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 452
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 293
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 220
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 106
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 91
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 37
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 10
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 39
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 11
  • $1,000,000 or more: 14
 


Sulphur Springs rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Sulphur Springs:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 11
  • $150 to $199: 13
  • $200 to $249: 24
  • $250 to $299: 22
  • $300 to $349: 82
  • $350 to $399: 122
  • $400 to $449: 281
  • $450 to $499: 311
  • $500 to $549: 162
  • $550 to $599: 200
  • $600 to $649: 144
  • $650 to $699: 231
  • $700 to $749: 122
  • $750 to $799: 76
  • $800 to $899: 174
  • $900 to $999: 146
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 169
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 18
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 43
  • $2,000 or more: 9
  • No cash rent: 116
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 129
  • 1990 to 1994: 62
  • 1985 to 1989: 142
  • 1980 to 1984: 98
  • 1975 to 1979: 72
  • 1970 to 1974: 13
  • 1970 to 1974: 19
  • 1965 to 1969: 31


Sulphur Springs, TX Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 83.3%
Number of people working at home: 110 (1.8% of all workers)


Sulphur Springs commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 455
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1876
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1619
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 590
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 271
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 144
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 402
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 98
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 109
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 178
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 173
  • 90 or more minutes: 144
 


Sulphur Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,976 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 836 (14%)
  • Taxi: 5 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 11 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 22 (0%)
  • Walked: 100 (2%)
  • Other means: 109 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 110 (2%)
 


Sulphur Springs, TX household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 881
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 569
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 461
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 448
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 494
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 487
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 376
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 419
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 228
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 408
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 460
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 223
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 142
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 61
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 71
  • $200,000 or more: 84
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 3959
 United States or American: 2543
 Irish: 1075
 English: 975
 German: 485
 Scotch-Irish: 212
 Scottish: 138
 French (except Basque): 126
 Dutch: 115
 Norwegian: 91
 Polish: 71
 Italian: 63
 European: 60
 Swedish: 59
 British: 22
 Subsaharan African:: 16
 African: 16
 Russian: 12
 Czechoslovakian: 11
 Belgian: 8
 Celtic: 7
 French Canadian: 7
 Pennsylvania German: 5


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



  • Mexico (80%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • India (3%)
  • Japan (2%)
  • El Salvador (1%)
  • Ireland (1%)


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

  • This state: 11015
  • Northeast: 187
  • Midwest: 745
  • South: 1258
  • West: 732

46% of Sulphur Springs residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Texas.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 66
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 77
  • 5th and 6th grade: 147
  • 7th and 8th grade: 147
  • 9th grade: 179
  • 10th grade: 207
  • 11th grade: 140
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 202
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,285
  • Less than 1 year of college: 273
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 498
  • Associate degree: 105
  • Bachelor's degree: 547
  • Master's degree: 181
  • Professional school degree: 100
  • Doctorate degree: 63

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 70
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 33
  • 5th and 6th grade: 159
  • 7th and 8th grade: 282
  • 9th grade: 221
  • 10th grade: 240
  • 11th grade: 284
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 135
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,044
  • Less than 1 year of college: 354
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 593
  • Associate degree: 129
  • Bachelor's degree: 560
  • Master's degree: 202
  • Professional school degree: 12
  • Doctorate degree: 19

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.6%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.7%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 18.8%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 8.5%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 30.4%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 6.2%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 2.9%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 23.3%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 2.5%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 3.5%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $40,291
  • Black householders: $20,169
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $25,902
  • Asian householders: $71,705
  • Some other race householders: $30,937
  • Two or more races householders: $45,649
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $38,347
Sulphur Springs household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Sulphur Springs household income for Black householders
Sulphur Springs household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Sulphur Springs household income for Asian householders
Sulphur Springs household income for Some other race householders
Sulphur Springs household income for Two or more races householders
Sulphur Springs household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Sulphur Springs marital status for males
Sulphur Springs marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $106,283
  • Black or African American householders: $62,538
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $67,118
  • Some other race householders: $61,590
  • Two or more races householders: $72,329
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $61,906

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,587
  • One, attached: 153
  • Two: 179
  • 3 or 4: 231
  • 5 to 9: 491
  • 10 to 19: 167
  • 20 to 49: 345
  • 50 or more: 171
  • Mobile homes: 155
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Median worth of mobile homes: $38,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sulphur Springs:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Sulphur Springs
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (49.4%)
  • Electricity (48.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • Electricity (59.1%)
  • Utility gas (36.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.1%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Wood (0.6%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 70
Here:

3.8%
Texas:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 24
Here:

2.7%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 41
Here:

11.1%
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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