Hermleigh, Texas

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Population in 2010: 345.
Population change since 2000: -12.2%
Males: 217  (63.2%)
Females: 128  (36.8%)
Median resident age:

43.6 years
Texas median age:

35.6 years

Zip codes: 79526.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $49,663 (it was $26,111 in 2000)
Hermleigh:

$49,663
TX:

$72,284

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $22,876 (it was $11,843 in 2000)

Hermleigh CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $67,461 (it was $26,400 in 2000)
Hermleigh:

$67,461
TX:

$275,400

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $120,094; detached houses: $123,929; mobile homes: $88,745

Median gross rent in 2022: $1,074.

March 2022 cost of living index in Hermleigh: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 4.9%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 9.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hermleigh, TX (2022)
    • 21548.9%Hispanic
    • 20947.5%White alone
    • 102.3%Two or more races
    • 20.5%American Indian alone

Races in Hermleigh 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 Hermleigh, Texas as of May 26, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hermleigh is 517 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


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Ancestries: American (23.2%), Welsh (4.3%), German (2.4%), English (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 9.06 square miles.

Population density: 38 people per square mile   (very low).

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10 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America).

This place:

2.3%
Texas:

17.1%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Hermleigh CDP:

1.2% ($307)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (60.5 miles , pop. 115,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (199.5 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (231.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Snyder, TX (3.3 miles ),
Loraine, TX (4.0 miles ),
Colorado City, TX (4.2 miles ),
Roscoe, TX (4.3 miles ),
Fluvanna-Sharon Ridge, TX (4.3 miles ),
Lake Colorado City, TX (4.7 miles ),
Rotan, TX (4.8 miles ),
Roby, TX (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 32.63 N, Longitude: 100.76 W

Area code: 325

Distribution of median household income in Hermleigh, TX in 2022
Distribution of house value in Hermleigh, TX in 2022
Hermleigh satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.3%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Hermleigh, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.9%)
  • Public administration (10.7%)
  • Health care (9.0%)
  • Truck transportation (7.9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.5%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (16.8%)
  • Truck transportation (14.7%)
  • Public administration (11.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (8.4%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Machinery (5.3%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (25.6%)
  • Health care (17.1%)
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • Social assistance (8.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.1%)
  • Construction (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Hermleigh, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (17.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (11.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Extraction workers (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8.5%)
  • Child care workers (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)

Average climate in Hermleigh, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hermleigh-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/24/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the Hermleigh place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1968, a category F3 tornado 3.5 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hermleigh-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 387% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 27.4 miles away from Hermleigh center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 224.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 138.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/11/2011 at 12:27:44, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 14.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 304.1 miles away from Hermleigh center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 341.1 miles away from Hermleigh center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Scurry County (9) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hermleigh topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hermleigh:

  • SNYDER OAKS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SNYDER, TX)
  • COGDELL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; SNYDER, TX)
  • COGDELL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SNYDER, TX)
  • SNYDER HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SNYDER, TX)
  • SNYDER NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SNYDER, TX)
  • LORAINE MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; LORAINE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hermleigh:

  • Howard College (about 49 miles; Big Spring, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,587)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 63 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Angelo State University (about 85 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • Midland College (about 90 miles; Midland, TX; FT enrollment: 3,650)
  • Texas Tech University (about 93 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 94 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Cisco College (about 105 miles; Cisco, TX; FT enrollment: 2,687)

Public high school in Hermleigh:

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Cemetery: Hermleigh Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Grant Teaff - Football player and coach.

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

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.0%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Hermleigh:

Marital status in Hermleigh, TX
  • Never married: 16.1%
  • Now married: 48.4%
  • Separated: 5.3%
  • Widowed: 18.0%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

For population 25 years and over in Hermleigh:

  • High school or higher: 70.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 46.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.5
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hermleigh, TX (based on Scurry County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,34830
Catholic2,3163
Mainline Protestant1,0218
Black Protestant1871
Other1792
None5,870-
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: 2
Here:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Scurry County:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Scurry County:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.9%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Scurry County:

26.4%
State:

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

15.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.6%
Texas:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.3%
Texas:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Hermleigh:

29.0
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hermleigh:

21.5%
Texas:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hermleigh:

13.7%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hermleigh:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hermleigh:

34.9%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
Hermleigh:

52.9%
State:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.1%
State:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hermleigh, TX Residents

Strongest AM radio stations in Hermleigh:

  • KSNY (1450 AM; 1 kW; SNYDER, TX; Owner: SNYDER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVMC (1320 AM; daytime; 1 kW; COLORADO CITY, TX; Owner: JIMLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KXOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; SWEETWATER, TX; Owner: STEIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KEAN (1470 AM; 5 kW; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hermleigh:

  • KLYD (98.9 FM; SNYDER, TX; Owner: DELBERT FOREE)
  • KHYS (100.7 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEAN-FM (105.1 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHXS (102.7 FM; MERKEL, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSNY-FM (101.5 FM; SNYDER, TX; Owner: SNYDER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCDD (103.7 FM; HAMLIN, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Hermleigh:

  • K07TZ (Channel 7; SNYDER, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K42ET (Channel 42; SNYDER, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K26DW (Channel 26; SNYDER, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KPCB (Channel 17; SNYDER, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • K44FG (Channel 44; SNYDER, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • Hermleigh, Texas
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents15
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents27
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count22696
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents35377
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons6636
  • Fatalities25400
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents57035
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents4109
See more detailed statistics of Hermleigh fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 13ft / 4.4mTotal length
  • $13,000Total costs
  • 363Total average daily traffic
  • 410Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hermleigh)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Buffalo Creek 5 Mi E (Lat: 32.657889 Lon: -100.681222), Structure height: 46 m, Call Sign: WNJR384, Licensee ID: L00265137,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.350 MHz, Grant Date: 12/22/1998, Expiration Date: 12/22/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/20/2002, Certifier: R Dean Meiszer, Registrant: Lb Tower Company LLC, 441 Vine Street, Suite 3900, Cincinnati, OH 45202-3011, Phone: (513) 381-7775, Fax: (513) 381-1292

  • L3 MOBILES, Lat: 32.638333 Lon: -100.756222, Call Sign: WPYT621,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.650 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2023, Expiration Date: 10/23/2033, Certifier: Robert C Leedham, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, Email:

  • Lat: 32.604500 Lon: -100.646222, Call Sign: WRWH687,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.337 MHz, 451.437 MHz, 452.637 MHz, 452.687 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 456.437 MHz, 457.637 MHz, 457.687 MHz, 462.487 MHz, 467.487 MHz, Grant Date: 02/22/2023, Expiration Date: 02/22/2033, Certifier: Dave Williams, Registrant: Bearcom, 4009 Distribution Drive, Bldg 200, Garland, TX 75041, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Email:


FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: K5URP, Licensee ID: L01152272, Grant Date: 05/16/2006, Expiration Date: 08/07/2016, Cancellation Date: 08/08/2018, Certifier: Howard C Nunn, Registrant: Howard C Nunn, 9221 S Hwy 208, Hermleigh, TX 79526

  • Call Sign: KC5JYG, Licensee ID: L00892229, Grant Date: 07/14/2004, Expiration Date: 10/04/2014, Cancellation Date: 10/05/2016, Certifier: Blakley L Fargason, Registrant: Blakley L Fargason, 43 Cr 4130, Hermleigh, TX 79526

  • Call Sign: N5IMV, Licensee ID: L00249880, Grant Date: 12/16/2014, Expiration Date: 02/02/2025, Registrant: Terry L Sowell, 664 Harris St, Hermleigh, TX 79526

  • Call Sign: WA5TTN, Licensee ID: L00988226, Grant Date: 03/09/2005, Expiration Date: 06/05/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2017, Certifier: Norman M Fraley, Registrant: Norman M Fraley, 2439 County Rd 4156, Hermleigh, TX 79526

  • Call Sign: WB5RVW, Licensee ID: L01132658, Grant Date: 04/15/2016, Expiration Date: 06/17/2026, Certifier: William B Armstrong Jr, Registrant: William B Armstrong Jr, 12202 E Fm 1606, Hermleigh, TX 79526-3906


FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20E (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1334W, N1334W, N-1334W, Serial Number: 222, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 12/06/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 03/23/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Dan Leslie Moore, 1783 Fm 1606, Hermleigh, TX 79526
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5951D, N5951D, N-5951D, Serial Number: 22-4615, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 11/19/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/03/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Dan L Moore, 1783 Fm 1606, Hermleigh, TX 79526

Most common first names in Hermleigh, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1269.8 years
James975.4 years
Mary889.0 years
Thomas676.5 years
Joe567.6 years
Roy572.6 years
William567.2 years
Glenn478.3 years
Laura483.8 years
Willie483.8 years
Most common last names in Hermleigh, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Groves1073.2 years
Kuss1081.9 years
Adams878.6 years
Mason678.5 years
Jones677.3 years
Allen578.0 years
Nachlinger580.6 years
Hall582.4 years
White581.4 years
Vineyard572.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hermleigh, TX
  • 39.0%Electricity
  • 33.9%Utility gas
  • 25.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hermleigh, TX
  • 57.1%Utility gas
  • 42.9%Electricity


Hermleigh compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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