Como, Texas

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Population in 2019: 727 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +17.1%
 
Males: 319  (44.0%)
Females: 408  (56.0%)
Median resident age:

33.0 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years

Zip codes: 75431.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $42,135 (it was $25,962 in 2000)
Como:

$42,135
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $16,302 (it was $11,800 in 2000)

Como town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $84,226 (it was $36,400 in 2000)
Como:

$84,226
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $99,868; detached houses: $107,379; mobile homes: $48,756

Median gross rent in 2019: $856.

March 2019 cost of living index in Como: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 22.5%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Como, TX (2019)
    • 50765.8%White alone
    • 24331.5%Hispanic
    • 141.8%Two or more races

Races in Como detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Como, Texas as of May 12, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Como is 75 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (9.5%), English (5.6%), German (4.5%), French (3.3%), Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.11 square miles.

Population density: 657 people per square mile   (low).

Como, Texas map

135 residents are foreign born (16.9% Latin America).

This town:

17.5%
Texas:

17.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,579 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (51.3 miles , pop. 83,650).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (68.2 miles , pop. 215,768).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (78.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Pickton-Pine Forest, TX (2.1 miles ),
Seymore, TX (2.9 miles ),
Sulphur Springs, TX (3.0 miles ),
Yantis, TX (3.3 miles ),
Winnsboro, TX (3.6 miles ),
North Hopkins-Sulphur Bluff, TX (4.0 miles ),
Mount Vernon, TX (4.1 miles ),
Quitman, TX (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 33.06 N, Longitude: 95.47 W

Area code: 903

Distribution of median household income in Como, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Como, TX in 2019
Como satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.8%
Texas:

8.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +62 (+11.1%).
Most common industries in Como, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (19.5%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.5%)
  • Educational services (5.1%)
  • Food (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (30.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.5%)
  • Food (6.5%)
  • Truck transportation (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Utilities (5.9%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.7%)
  • Educational services (10.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Como, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Construction laborers (7.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.8%)
  • Construction laborers (10.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (7.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.9%)

Average climate in Como, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Como, Texas average temperatures Como, Texas average precipitation Como, Texas humidity Como, Texas wind speed Como, Texas snowfall Como, Texas sunshine Como, Texas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Como-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 121% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/14/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.9 miles away from the Como town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/26/1961, a category F3 tornado 15.5 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Como-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 468% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 186.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 246.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 101.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 216.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 123.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/2011 at 02:46:57, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 186.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hopkins County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Como topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Como:

  • ROCK CREEK HEALTH AND REHABILITATION, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • HOPKINS COUNTY NURSI (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • AT HOME HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • SULPHUR SPRINGS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • SUNNY SPRINGS NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • CARRIAGE HOUSE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)
  • REGENCY TERRACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Como:

  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 29 miles; Commerce, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,890)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 35 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Paris Junior College (about 41 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 52 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 54 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Kilgore College (about 59 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • LeTourneau University (about 60 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)

Public high school in Como:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Como Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Marshall Formby - Politician.

Hopkins County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.9%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Como:

Marital status in Como, TX
  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 60.4%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Como:

  • High school or higher: 62.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.7
Texas average:

13.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Como, TX (based on Hopkins County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,94262
Catholic3,8601
Mainline Protestant2,14819
Black Protestant9963
Other3283
None12,887-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Here:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Hopkins County:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Hopkins County:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
This county:

5.93 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hopkins County:

10.7%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.2%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

13.7%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Como:

47.1%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.8%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Como:

28.4
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.7%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.8%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Como:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.2%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.8%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.7%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Como, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 1$3,131$37,5720$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,126$25,5120$0
Totals for Government 2$5,257$31,5420$0

6.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,542 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hunt County, TX  0.66% ($36,964 average AGI)
from Wood County, TX  0.49% ($33,984)
from Dallas County, TX  0.48% ($36,050)


6.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,926 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wood County, TX  0.69% ($42,644 average AGI)
to Hunt County, TX  0.67% ($36,048)
to Dallas County, TX  0.48% ($42,933)

Strongest AM radio stations in Como:

  • KSST (1230 AM; 1 kW; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX; Owner: HOPKINS COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Como:

  • KWNS (104.7 FM; WINNSBORO, TX; Owner: RICHARD E. FOSTER)
  • KSCH (95.9 FM; SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KALK (97.7 FM; WINFIELD, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVA-FM (107.1 FM; CAMPBELL, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KDVE (103.1 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KVNE (89.5 FM; TYLER, TX; Owner: EDUC. RADIO FOUND. OF E. TEXAS, INC.)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KSCN (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMOO-FM (96.7 FM; MINEOLA, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Como:

  • KTAQ (Channel 47; GREENVILLE, TX; Owner: MIKE SIMONS)
  • KLTV (Channel 7; TYLER, TX; Owner: CIVCO, INC.)

Como fatal accident list:

May 19, 2018 10:59 AM, Sr-11/Main St, Lat: 33.058042, Lon: -95.473033, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2
Apr 30, 2014 08:45 PM, Sr-11, Lat: 33.053803, Lon: -95.466486, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 10, 1998 09:05 AM, Smithst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 20, 1992 04:15 PM, Smithst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 17, 1986 10:40 PM, Fm69, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jul 22, 1983 09:20 PM, 11, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.2mTotal length
  • 8,020Total average daily traffic
  • 464Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,775Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Como)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4.8 Mi S On St Hwy 69 (Lat: 32.987056 Lon: -95.496056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: KKX311,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.350 MHz, 153.350 MHz, Grant Date: 03/05/2014, Expiration Date: 05/17/2024, Certifier: Karen Donnelly, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4244, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • County Road 2436 (Lat: 32.991639 Lon: -95.502000), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WRDR842,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.350 MHz, Grant Date: 07/08/2019, Expiration Date: 07/08/2029, Certifier: Brad Thomas, Registrant: Inter-County Communs., Inc., 222 Linda Drive, Sulphur Springs, TX 75482, Phone: (903) 885-3101, Fax: (903) 885-3102, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Hwy 11 RPT, Fm 1870 And Hwy 11 (Lat: 33.073083 Lon: -95.518000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 33.5 m, Overall height: 34.4 m, Call Sign: WQFG668,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19325.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, 19325.0 MHz, 19525.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/11/2006, Expiration Date: 07/11/2016, Cancellation Date: 09/10/2016, Certifier: Jeffrey J Youle, Registrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • Como-Pickton, 13017 Hwy 11 East (Lat: 33.036472 Lon: -95.429583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 43.6 m, Call Sign: WQFG677,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 19425.0 MHz, Grant Date: 07/11/2006, Expiration Date: 07/11/2016, Cancellation Date: 09/10/2016, Certifier: Jeffrey J Youle, Registrant: Affiniti, LLC, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:
  • TX COMO CN 1, Como (Lat: 33.061861 Lon: -95.472389), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WRFE256, Licensee ID: L01704672,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10835.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz... (+18 more), Grant Date: 02/11/2020, Expiration Date: 02/11/2030, Certifier: Derrick Brown, Registrant: Amg Technology Investment Group, 95 Parker Oaks Lane, Hudson Oaks, TX 76087, Phone: (855) 698-5465, Email:
  • TX-COMO-SO-1, 1950 Cr 2331 (Lat: 33.015361 Lon: -95.456694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WRHY522, Licensee ID: L01704672,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 19460.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 19460.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 19460.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 19460.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 19460.0 MHz... (+10 more), Grant Date: 07/14/2020, Expiration Date: 07/14/2030, Certifier: Derrick Brown, Registrant: Amg Technology Investment Group, 95 Parker Oaks Lane, Hudson Oaks, TX 76087, Phone: (855) 698-5465, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: AC5PD, Previous Call Sign: KC5PGL, Licensee ID: L00981144, Grant Date: 03/17/2005, Expiration Date: 06/15/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/16/2017, Certifier: Charles D Quinn, Registrant: Charles D Quinn, Como, TX 75431
  • Call Sign: KB5MGQ, Licensee ID: L00214403, Grant Date: 03/02/2010, Expiration Date: 05/29/2020, Certifier: Guy R Cummings, Registrant: Guy R Cummings, 5035 Fm 69, Como, TX 75431
  • Call Sign: KC5WRK, Licensee ID: L00377204, Grant Date: 08/12/2016, Expiration Date: 11/04/2026, Certifier: Timmy O Sutherland, Registrant: Timmy O Sutherland, 708 Gaskins Street, Como, TX 75431
  • Call Sign: K5RMA, Previous Call Sign: KC5FY, Licensee ID: L00145841, Grant Date: 09/26/2009, Expiration Date: 12/09/2019, Certifier: Robert M Aldridge, Registrant: Robert M Aldridge, 4084 Fm W 515, Como, TX 75431-2315
  • Call Sign: KF5IRU, Licensee ID: L01597238, Grant Date: 08/25/2020, Expiration Date: 10/13/2030, Certifier: Laura B Quinn, Registrant: Laura B Quinn, Como, TX 75431

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: SIX CHUTER INC SR7 XL (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582UL DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7056L , Serial Number: 99-2273-SR7XL, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 11/14/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 04/09/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Donald W Meeks, Po Box 296, Como, TX 75431

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 19. The highest number of fire incidents - 36 took place in 2014, and the least - 8 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Como, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (65.0%), and Structure Fires (23.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Como, TX
    • 20665.0%Outside Fires
    • 7523.7%Structure Fires
    • 288.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 82.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Como, TX
Most common first names in Como, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1976.3 years
Mary1381.1 years
John1273.2 years
Thomas972.7 years
William775.4 years
Robert770.7 years
Willie781.0 years
Minnie785.2 years
George674.7 years
Opal674.3 years
Most common last names in Como, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Coker1776.7 years
Robinson1277.7 years
Nichols1274.4 years
Collins1175.0 years
Smith1171.5 years
Harris1173.0 years
Carpenter1077.0 years
Matthews979.2 years
Cook884.2 years
Williams783.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Como, TX
  • 50.0%Utility gas
  • 43.0%Electricity
  • 7.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Como, TX
  • 52.3%Utility gas
  • 43.2%Electricity
  • 4.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Como compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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