Kirvin, Texas

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Population in 2022: 108 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.5%
 
Males: 75  (69.8%)
Females: 33  (30.2%)
Median resident age:

40.7 years
Texas median age:

35.6 years

Zip codes: 75848, 75859, 76693.

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Estimated median household income in 2022: $56,290 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Kirvin:

$56,290
TX:

$72,284

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $33,716 (it was $12,320 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $128,327 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Kirvin:

$128,327
TX:

$275,400

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $139,712; detached houses: $168,346; mobile homes: $75,605

Median gross rent in 2022: $683.

March 2022 cost of living index in Kirvin: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 13.0%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.4% for Black residents)

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  • Races in Kirvin, TX (2022)
    • 9676.2%White alone
    • 1915.1%Black alone
    • 86.3%Two or more races



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Kirvin, Texas as of May 23, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Kirvin is 158 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (16.0%), American (10.0%), Scottish (4.0%), Irish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 462 feet

Land area: 0.40 square miles.

Population density: 268 people per square mile   (very low).

Kirvin, Texas map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Kirvin town:

0.9% ($325)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (50.9 miles , pop. 113,726).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Dallas, TX (76.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Streetman, TX (2.8 miles ),
Wortham, TX (2.8 miles ),
Teague, TX (3.2 miles ),
Fairfield, TX (3.3 miles ),
Mexia, TX (3.3 miles ),
Richland, TX (3.5 miles ),
Tehuacana, TX (3.6 miles ),
Navarro, TX (4.0 miles)

Latitude: 31.77 N, Longitude: 96.33 W

Distribution of median household income in Kirvin, TX in 2022
Distribution of house value in Kirvin, TX in 2022

Kirvin satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

4.5%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+16.2%).
Most common industries in Kirvin, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (25.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (9.3%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (7.4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (7.4%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (5.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.6%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (30.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (12.1%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (12.1%)
  • Machinery, equipment, supplies merchant wholesalers (9.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.1%)
  • Rail transportation (9.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (9.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Construction (19.0%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (14.3%)
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (9.5%)
  • Petroleum & petroleum products merchant wholesalers (9.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (9.5%)
Most common occupations in Kirvin, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Construction laborers (11.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.3%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (18.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (15.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (15.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15.2%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (9.1%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (9.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Construction laborers (19.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (14.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (14.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.5%)
  • Personal appearance workers (9.5%)
  • Cashiers (9.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9.5%)

Average climate in Kirvin, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2022 was 63.0. This is about average.

City:

63.0
U.S.:

72.6
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2022 was 2.94. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.94
U.S.:

5.11
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2022 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Kirvin-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.4 miles away from the Kirvin town center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/10/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.2 miles away from the town center killed 6 people and injured 77 people.

Earthquake activity:

Kirvin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 346% 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 261.6 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 115.7 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 324.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 273.4 miles away from Kirvin center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 112.2 miles away from Kirvin center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 106.9 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 Freestone County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Kirvin:

  • WORTHAM REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WORTHAM, TX)
  • FAIRFIELD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; FAIRFIELD, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER - FAIRFIELD Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; FAIRFIELD, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH SOUTH (Hospital, about 10 miles away; FAIRFIELD, TX)
  • COMMERCE HOUSE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MEXIA, TX)
  • MEXIA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MEXIA, TX)
  • TYLER HOUSE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MEXIA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kirvin:

  • Navarro College (about 24 miles; Corsicana, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,711)
  • Trinity Valley Community College (about 41 miles; Athens, TX; FT enrollment: 5,333)
  • Texas State Technical College-Waco (about 46 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 4,210)
  • Hill College (about 48 miles; Hillsboro, TX; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Baylor University (about 49 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 14,800)
  • McLennan Community College (about 52 miles; Waco, TX; FT enrollment: 6,673)
  • Cedar Valley College (about 65 miles; Lancaster, TX; FT enrollment: 3,603)

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Freestone 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:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

61.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

0.0%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Kirvin:

Marital status in Kirvin, TX
  • Never married: 38.0%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 6.5%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

For population 25 years and over in Kirvin:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kirvin, TX (based on Freestone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,86228
Mainline Protestant1,60811
Black Protestant8535
Catholic6622
Other11
None10,830-
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
Freestone County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Here:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Freestone County:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Freestone County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

13.9%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.9%
Texas:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.4%
Texas:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Kirvin:

29.5
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.1%
Texas:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

19.1%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kirvin:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Kirvin:

31.9%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
Here:

58.3%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Kirvin:

85.6%
State:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kirvin, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 3$3,520
Financial Administration 0$0 3$3,347
Totals for Government 0$0 6$6,867

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $6,000 ($55.56)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($37.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($9.26)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $13,000 ($120.37)
    Sewerage: $11,000 ($101.85)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($101.85)
    Financial Administration: $10,000 ($92.59)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($55.56)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($37.04)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($37.04)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,000 ($9.26)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($9.26)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($9.26)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $26,000 ($240.74)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $16,000 ($148.15)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,000 ($9.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $19,000 ($175.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $4,000 ($37.04)
  • Tax - Property: $20,000 ($185.19)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,000 ($166.67)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,000 ($18.52)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $80,000 ($740.74)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kirvin:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBBW (1010 AM; 10 kW; WACO-MARLIN, TX; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KRQX (1590 AM; 0 kW; MEXIA, TX; Owner: MJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRZI (1580 AM; 10 kW; WACO, TX; Owner: VAN D. GOODALL, JR.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kirvin:

  • KDOS (107.9 FM; ROBINSON, TX; Owner: KICI-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KYCX-FM (104.9 FM; MEXIA, TX; Owner: MJ COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNES (99.1 FM; FAIRFIELD, TX; Owner: J & J COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; ARLINGTON, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, LLC)
  • KRVF (106.9 FM; KERENS, TX; Owner: FIRST BROADCASTING INVESTMENT PARTNERS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Kirvin:

  • KNAV-LP (Channel 30; CORSICANA, TX; Owner: NAVARRO COLLEGE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.2mTotal length
  • $10,000Total costs
  • 4,632Total average daily traffic
  • 559Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,660Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • KIRVIN, I45 And Fm 833 4.5 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 31.804611 Lon: -96.265528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WPNJ790,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz, 6795.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHz, 6760.62 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2008, Expiration Date: 04/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/12/2014, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

  • Kirvin, 450 Sessions St (Lat: 31.767583 Lon: -96.329222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WRCR961,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz... (+29 more), Grant Date: 12/18/2018, Expiration Date: 12/18/2028, Certifier: Derrick Brown, Registrant: Amg Technology Investment Group, LLC, 95 Parker Oaks Lane, Hudson Oaks, TX 76087, Phone: (855) 698-5465, Email:


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD5VLO, Licensee ID: L00648051, Grant Date: 03/03/2003, Expiration Date: 03/03/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/03/2004, Certifier: Eddie K Jefferson, Registrant: Eddie K Jefferson, Kirvin, TX 75848

  • Call Sign: N5PAW, Previous Call Sign: KD5VLO, Licensee ID: L00648051, Grant Date: 10/24/2013, Expiration Date: 01/03/2024, Certifier: Eddie K Jefferson, Registrant: Eddie K Jefferson, Kirvin, TX 75848

  • Call Sign: KI5EOP, Licensee ID: L02263596, Grant Date: 05/06/2019, Expiration Date: 05/06/2029, Certifier: James E Hogan Ii, Registrant: James E Hogan Ii, Kirvin, TX 75848


Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kirvin, TX
  • 91.3%Electricity
  • 8.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kirvin, TX
  • 100.0%Electricity


Kirvin compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below 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.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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