Hughes Springs, Texas

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Population in 2019: 1,709 (93% urban, 7% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.9%
 
Males: 711  (41.7%)
Females: 998  (58.3%)
Median resident age:

38.1 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years

Zip codes: 75656.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $31,648 (it was $21,603 in 2000)
Hughes Springs:

$31,648
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,170 (it was $14,009 in 2000)

Hughes Springs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $96,308 (it was $42,600 in 2000)
Hughes Springs:

$96,308
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $96,099; detached houses: $96,631; mobile homes: $92,005

Median gross rent in 2019: $622.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hughes Springs: 78.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 29.2%
(20.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 77.2% for Black residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

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  • Races in Hughes Springs, TX (2019)
    • 1,19478.7%White alone
    • 24316.0%Black alone
    • 412.7%Hispanic
    • 100.7%Other race alone
    • 60.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Hughes Springs, Texas as of January 29, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hughes Springs is 102 to 1.


Crime rates in Hughes Springs by year

Type

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(111.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(55.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(222.6)
10
(563.7)
1
(57.9)
3
(169.6)
5
(282.0)
1
(56.2)
6
(337.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(389.5)
2
(112.7)
15
(868.6)
1
(56.5)
6
(338.4)
2
(112.4)
2
(112.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(1,169)
7
(394.6)
2
(115.8)
7
(395.7)
5
(282.0)
5
(280.9)
5
(281.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(166.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(57.9)
2
(113.1)
1
(56.4)
1
(56.2)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(115.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(56.2)
1
(56.3)
City-Data.com crime index371.2136.481.6108.095.934.886.7

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Crime rate in Hughes Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Texas average:

1.56
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Ancestries: American (69.7%), English (2.6%), Irish (1.1%), Romanian (1.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 367 feet

Land area: 2.44 square miles.

Population density: 701 people per square mile   (low).

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45 residents are foreign born (1.5% Latin America, 0.7% Europe).

This city:

3.0%
Texas:

17.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,393 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,150 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (34.6 miles , pop. 73,344).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (62.0 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (126.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Lone Star, TX (2.4 miles ),
Daingerfield, TX (2.4 miles ),
Avinger, TX (2.9 miles ),
Marietta, TX (3.6 miles),
Pleasant Hill, TX (3.8 miles ),
Omaha, TX (3.8 miles ),
Naples, TX (3.8 miles ),
Ore City, TX (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 33.00 N, Longitude: 94.63 W

Area code: 903

Distribution of median household income in Hughes Springs, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Hughes Springs, TX in 2019

Hughes Springs satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $66,700
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $58,800
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2006: 10 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $204,200
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Hughes Springs, TX residents
Average permit cost in Hughes Springs, TX
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.4%
Texas:

8.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +36 (+2.0%).
Most common industries in Hughes Springs, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (14.0%)
  • Health care (11.6%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Construction (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (22.9%)
  • Construction (8.0%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Truck transportation (4.6%)
  • Rail transportation (3.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.1%)
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.2%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.4%)
  • Social assistance (4.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Hughes Springs, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.4%)
  • Cashiers (5.8%)
  • Child care workers (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)

Average climate in Hughes Springs, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Hughes Springs-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 130% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Hughes Springs city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/15/1987, a category F3 tornado 7.7 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hughes Springs-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 431% 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 213.5 miles away from Hughes Springs center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 270.7 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 75.7 miles away from Hughes Springs center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 76.2 miles away from Hughes Springs center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 71.7 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 241.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cass County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Hughes Springs:

  • ADVANTAGECARE HOME HEALTH INC (35 FARM ROAD 250 SOUTH)
  • HEALTH ASSISTANCE TEAM (310 WEST 2ND STREET)
  • HUGHES SPRINGS LTC PARTNERS INC (215 HIGHWAY 161 SOUTH)
  • THE SPRINGS (704 N TAYLOR RD)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hughes Springs:

  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 17 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,320)
  • LeTourneau University (about 38 miles; Longview, TX; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Texarkana College (about 45 miles; Texarkana, TX; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • Kilgore College (about 46 miles; Kilgore, TX; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 56 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • The University of Texas at Tyler (about 60 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 5,774)
  • Tyler Junior College (about 60 miles; Tyler, TX; FT enrollment: 8,104)

Public high school in Hughes Springs:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hughes Springs:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Hughes Springs Fire Station (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Wright Patman - Politician.

Cass County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hughes Springs and their reported violations in the past:

DAVID BEARDS CATFISH & SEAFOOD (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-09-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-18-2012)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In NOV-01-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-26-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-26-2011), St Public Notif received (MAR-07-2011)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2009)
  • 7 minor monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.7%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.0%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
92 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
34 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Hughes Springs (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank of Hughes Springs: The First National Bank Of Hughes Sp at 418 East First Street, branch established on 1903/06/03. Info updated 2012/02/07: Bank assets: $186.5 mil, Deposits: $153.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Chalybeate Springs Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Hughes Springs:

Marital status in Hughes Springs, TX
  • Never married: 23.3%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 13.2%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Hughes Springs:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Texas average:

13.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Hughes Springs
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hughes Springs, TX (based on Cass County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,88777
Mainline Protestant2,11515
Black Protestant2,07415
Catholic8102
Other3962
None7,182-
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
Cass County:

2.39 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.34 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Cass County:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Here:

6.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Cass County:

29.2%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.8%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hughes Springs:

48.2%
Texas:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hughes Springs:

43.4%
Texas:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Hughes Springs:

29.1
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hughes Springs:

20.3%
Texas:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.3%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hughes Springs:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hughes Springs:

35.0%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
This city:

52.8%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Hughes Springs:

76.3%
State:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hughes Springs, 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
Police Protection - Officers 5$17,800$42,7202$1,280
Parks and Recreation 2$11,601$69,6060$0
Water Supply 2$11,931$71,5860$0
Sewerage 2$10,847$65,0820$0
Financial Administration 2$9,519$57,1140$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,385$64,6200$0
Streets and Highways 1$4,756$57,0720$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$2,571
Totals for Government 15$71,839$57,4714$3,851

Hughes Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $678,000 ($396.72)
    Financial Administration: $325,000 ($190.17)
    Police Protection: $293,000 ($171.45)
    Sewerage: $207,000 ($121.12)
    Regular Highways: $119,000 ($69.63)
    Local Fire Protection: $31,000 ($18.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $552,000 ($323.00)

Hughes Springs government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $186,000 ($108.84)
    Other: $7,000 ($4.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $10,000 ($5.85)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $30,000 ($17.55)
    Rents: $8,000 ($4.68)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $684,000 ($400.23)
  • Tax - Property: $322,000 ($188.41)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $214,000 ($125.22)

6.24% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,086 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
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 Bowie County, TX  1.23% ($38,523 average AGI)
from Morris County, TX  0.39% ($32,195)
from Miller County, AR  0.35% ($33,162)
Businesses in Hughes Springs, TX
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hughes Springs:

  • KEGG (1560 AM; 2 kW; DAINGERFIELD, TX)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KOFY (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GILMER, TX; Owner: JERRY RUSSELL D/B/A THE RUSSELL COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KEES (1430 AM; 5 kW; GLADEWATER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KNCB (1320 AM; 5 kW; VIVIAN, LA; Owner: NORTH CADDO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTBB (600 AM; 5 kW; TYLER, TX; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hughes Springs:

  • KAZE (106.9 FM; ORE CITY, TX; Owner: REYNOLDS RADIO, INC.)
  • KYKX (105.7 FM; LONGVIEW, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KTAL-FM (98.1 FM; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KJTX (104.5 FM; JEFFERSON, TX; Owner: WISDOM MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KDVE (103.1 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: ON-AIR FAMILY, LLC)
  • KFRO-FM (95.3 FM; GILMER, TX; Owner: WALLER MEDIA, LLC)
  • KVMA-FM (107.9 FM; MAGNOLIA, AR; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRUF (94.5 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTAA (90.7 FM; BIG SANDY, TX; Owner: INSTITUTE IN BASIC LIFE PRINCIPLES, INC.)
  • KSCN (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K216EQ (91.1 FM; DAINGERFIELD, TX; Owner: KEGG COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KWSK-LP (92.7 FM; DAINGERFIELD, TX; Owner: KWS BROADCASTING EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hughes Springs:

  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KTAL-TV (Channel 6; TEXARKANA, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
  • Hughes Springs, Texas
  • Fatal accident count15
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents21
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents30
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count37217
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents54781
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons10995
  • Fatalities42512
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents98798
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2408
See more detailed statistics of Hughes Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 34.6mTotal length
  • $60,000Total costs
  • 133,740Total average daily traffic
  • 8,929Total average daily truck traffic
  • 144,520Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hughes Springs, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hughes Springs, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hughes Springs)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • PATTERSON YARD SCALE, Patterson Yard, 658m Sw Of Intersection Of County Roads 2100, 2107 And 2873 (Lat: 32.994972 Lon: -94.659306), Type: Pole, Structure height: 1.4 m, Call Sign: WRME574,
    Assigned Frequencies: 912.000 MHz, 918.000 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/2021, Expiration Date: 03/29/2031, Certifier: Michael D Willby Pe, Registrant: Transtar, LLC, 900 Thompson Run Rd, Monroeville, PA 15146, Phone: (412) 235-1973, Fax: (412) 235-1965, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • RCL, Lat: 33.011528 Lon: -94.667972, Call Sign: WPUX449,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.912 MHz, 452.962 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/2012, Expiration Date: 05/21/2022, Certifier: Donald R Perrilous, Registrant: Kansas City Southern Railroad, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-1953, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:
  • CR2985, Cr2985 @ Kcs Track (Lat: 32.953611 Lon: -94.574722), Type: Mast, Structure height: 15.2 m, Overall height: 16.5 m, Call Sign: WQIX233,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.950 MHz, 161.250 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2008, Expiration Date: 06/09/2018, Cancellation Date: 05/11/2015, Certifier: Jim A Koelper, Registrant: The Kansas City Southern Railway Company, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-2023, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:
  • Hughes Springs Yard, 1001 W First St. (Lat: 33.001750 Lon: -94.644194), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQWE342,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.260 MHz, Grant Date: 07/29/2015, Expiration Date: 07/29/2025, Certifier: Danny Hall, Registrant: Kansas City Southern Railroad, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-1953, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • HUGHES SPGS, 701 Russell St (Lat: 33.005417 Lon: -94.637139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 43.6 m, Call Sign: WQGB687,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19405.0 MHz, 19400.0 MHz, 19520.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/01/2006, Expiration Date: 12/01/2016, Cancellation Date: 11/30/2016, 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:
  • SARDIS, Sardis (Lat: 32.998583 Lon: -94.548472), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQPD990,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11115.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/18/2012, Expiration Date: 04/18/2022, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • HUGHES SPRGS, Farm To Market Road 250 (Lat: 33.007139 Lon: -94.624694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 78.3 m, Call Sign: WQVW340,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/27/2015, Expiration Date: 05/27/2025, Certifier: Louis Tomasetti, Registrant: Rini O\'Neil, Pc, 2101 L Street, Nw, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 955-3931, Fax: (202) 296-2014, Email:
  • VEALS MW, 2 Miles Northwest Of (Lat: 33.011056 Lon: -94.667444), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 79.3 m, Overall height: 85.7 m, Call Sign: WQYH508,
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.150 MHz, Grant Date: 09/29/2016, Expiration Date: 09/29/2026, Certifier: Danny Hall, Registrant: Kansas City Southern Railroad, 427 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105, Phone: (816) 983-1953, Fax: (816) 983-1446, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hughes Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T310R (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 167 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5484J, N5484J, N-5484J, Serial Number: 310R0282, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 07/24/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 12/03/1987
    Registrant (Individual): Jack A Putman, Po Box 385, Hughes Springs, TX 75656
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9610Q, N9610Q, N-9610Q, Serial Number: 17265695, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 12/02/2014
    Registrant (Individual): Roger Westmoreland, Po Box 1090, Hughes Springs, TX 75656

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 46. The highest number of fire incidents - 73 took place in 2011, and the least - 27 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Hughes Springs, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (56.6%), and Structure Fires (28.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hughes Springs, TX
    • 44256.6%Outside Fires
    • 22528.8%Structure Fires
    • 9712.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 172.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hughes Springs, TX
Most common first names in Hughes Springs, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5569.9 years
William3975.4 years
John3475.3 years
Mary3379.6 years
George2476.0 years
Charles2272.8 years
Robert1876.1 years
Willie1774.7 years
Jack1575.1 years
Joe1471.4 years
Most common last names in Hughes Springs, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3373.1 years
Watkins2075.9 years
Hall1982.0 years
Jones1667.8 years
Abernathy1582.8 years
Brown1576.1 years
Johnson1578.8 years
Royal1579.8 years
Allen1481.0 years
Dudley1476.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hughes Springs, TX
  • 57.3%Utility gas
  • 42.7%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hughes Springs, TX
  • 57.0%Electricity
  • 43.0%Utility gas


Hughes Springs compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Roger Lewis, Jr. (1)
  • Roger Lewis, Sr. (1)
  • Sammy D. Rankin (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2023.