Goodlow, Texas

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Population in 2019: 198 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -25.0%
Males: 76  (38.7%)
Females: 122  (61.3%)
Median resident age:

47.1 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years

Zip codes: 75144.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $47,865 (it was $14,531 in 2000)
Goodlow:

$47,865
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,857 (it was $9,569 in 2000)

Goodlow city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $52,278 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Goodlow:

$52,278
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $50,069; detached houses: $56,128; mobile homes: $12,279

Median gross rent in 2019: $887.

March 2019 cost of living index in Goodlow: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.3%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Goodlow, TX (2019)
    • 13086.7%Black alone
    • 1711.3%White alone
    • 42.7%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Goodlow, Texas as of May 20, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Goodlow is 168 to 1.


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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 192 people per square mile   (very low).

Goodlow, Texas map

1 resident is foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Texas:

17.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $329 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $577 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Mesquite, TX (51.4 miles , pop. 124,523).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (57.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Kerens, TX (1.1 miles ),
Powell, TX (2.5 miles),
Trinidad, TX (2.8 miles ),
Eureka, TX (2.9 miles ),
Mildred, TX (3.0 miles ),
Star Harbor, TX (3.3 miles ),
Tool, TX (3.4 miles ),
Cedar Creek Lake, TX (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 32.12 N, Longitude: 96.22 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 903

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

6.3%
Texas:

8.0%
Most common industries in Goodlow, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Paper (11.8%)
  • Warehousing & storage (11.8%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Utilities (5.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (12.5%)
  • Paper (12.5%)
  • Warehousing & storage (12.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.0%)
  • Utilities (10.0%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.6%)
  • Paper (11.1%)
  • Warehousing & storage (11.1%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Private households (11.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.3%)
  • Apparel (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Goodlow, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (15.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12.5%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (10.0%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (16.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8.3%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (8.3%)

Average climate in Goodlow, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Goodlow-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 96% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/13/1981, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Goodlow city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.2 miles away from the city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Goodlow-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 381% 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 238.3 miles away from Goodlow center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 300.8 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 109.4 miles away from Goodlow center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 272.3 miles away from Goodlow center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 106.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/7/2015 at 22:58:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MW, Depth: 1.6 mi) earthquake occurred 57.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Navarro County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 4, Winds: 4, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Goodlow topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Goodlow:

  • KERENS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; KERENS, TX)
  • KERENS SOUTHWOOD INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; KERENS, TX)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING SERVICES AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • WEE CARE CONNECTION HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • SUNVIEW CARE AND REHAB CENTER LLC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)
  • CEDAR LAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MALAKOFF, TX)
  • ANGELS AT HOME INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; CORSICANA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Goodlow:

  • Navarro College (about 17 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 22 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 48 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)
  • Hill College (about 52 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Eastfield College (about 55 miles; Mesquite, TX; FT enrollment: 8,323)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 57 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)
  • El Centro College (about 58 miles; Dallas, TX; FT enrollment: 6,086)

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

2.4 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.4%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Goodlow:

Marital status in Goodlow, TX
  • Never married: 31.4%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

For population 25 years and over in Goodlow:

  • High school or higher: 87.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 21.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Texas average:

13.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Goodlow, TX (based on Navarro County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,02379
Mainline Protestant4,04123
Black Protestant1,90511
Catholic1,8001
Other4503
None22,516-
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: 7
Navarro County:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Navarro County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Navarro County:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.8%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Navarro County:

18.1%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.2%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.9%
Texas:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Goodlow:

30.6
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.4%
Texas:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

17.4%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Goodlow:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Goodlow:

36.6%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
This city:

51.2%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.1%
Texas:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Goodlow, 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
Water Supply 0$0 2$4,415
Totals for Government 0$0 2$4,415

Goodlow government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $16,000 ($80.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($40.40)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $26,000 ($131.31)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($25.25)

Goodlow government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $7,000 ($35.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($30.30)
    Other: $2,000 ($10.10)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,000 ($25.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($257.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $8,000 ($40.40)
  • Tax - Property: $4,000 ($20.20)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,000 ($10.10)

Goodlow government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,000 ($565.66)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,000 ($565.66)

Goodlow government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,000 ($141.41)

6.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
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 Dallas County, TX  1.03% ($40,628 average AGI)
from Ellis County, TX  0.88% ($46,884)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.51% ($47,976)


6.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,426 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
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 Dallas County, TX  0.95% ($32,297 average AGI)
to Ellis County, TX  0.90% ($35,947)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.59% ($28,888)

Strongest AM radio stations in Goodlow:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • 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.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KAND (1340 AM; 1 kW; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: CORSICANA MEDIA, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAAM (770 AM; 10 kW; GARLAND, TX; Owner: DONTRON, INC.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Goodlow:

  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRBV (100.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF FORT WORTH)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF DALLAS)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; MALAKOFF, TX; Owner: CEDAR CREEK RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOAI (107.5 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: INFINITY KOAI-FM, INC.)
  • KVIL-FM (103.7 FM; HIGHLAND PARK-DALLAS, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF TEXAS)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CITY OF DALLAS, TEXAS)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KOOI (106.5 FM; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: WALLER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KYYK (98.3 FM; PALESTINE, TX; Owner: HIGHTOWER RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Goodlow:

  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • KTVT (Channel 11; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: STATION VENTURE OPERATIONS, LP)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NEW DMIC, INC.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; DECATUR, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: VIACOM TELEVISION STATIONS GROUP OF DALLAS/FORT WORTH L.P.)
  • KUVN (Channel 23; GARLAND, TX; Owner: KUVN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; IRVING, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA DALLAS LLC)
  • KETK-TV (Channel 56; JACKSONVILLE, TX; Owner: KETK LICENSEE L.P.)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON DALLAS LICENSE, INC.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; DALLAS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; DALLAS, TX; Owner: WFAA-TV, L.P.)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)

Goodlow fatal accident list:

Sep 21, 2002 03:00 PM, Sr-309, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.5mTotal length
  • $295,000Total costs
  • 7,923Total average daily traffic
  • 590Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,150Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Goodlow, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 72010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Goodlow, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Goodlow, TX
  • 54.3%Electricity
  • 43.5%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Goodlow, TX
  • 50.0%Utility gas
  • 40.0%Electricity
  • 10.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Goodlow compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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