Muleshoe, Texas

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Population in 2022: 5,054 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +11.6%
 
Males: 2,136  (42.3%)
Females: 2,918  (57.7%)
Median resident age:

30.3 years
Texas median age:

35.6 years

Zip codes: 79347.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $75,830 (it was $25,519 in 2000)
Muleshoe:

$75,830
TX:

$72,284

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $30,684 (it was $12,567 in 2000)

Muleshoe city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $130,294 (it was $32,200 in 2000)
Muleshoe:

$130,294
TX:

$275,400

Mean prices in 2022: all housing units: $121,364; detached houses: $127,625; mobile homes: $51,785

Median gross rent in 2022: $708.

March 2022 cost of living index in Muleshoe: 75.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 12.4%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.1% for other race residents, 17.8% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Muleshoe, TX (2022)
    • 4,14473.2%Hispanic
    • 1,25122.1%White alone
    • 1212.1%Two or more races
    • 771.4%Asian alone
    • 661.2%American Indian alone
    • 160.3%Black alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Muleshoe, Texas as of May 28, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Muleshoe is 437 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Muleshoe by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(47.2)
4
(77.5)
1
(19.0)
1
(18.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(60.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(40.0)
1
(20.9)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(23.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(40.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(283.4)
11
(213.3)
17
(322.8)
5
(94.4)
4
(78.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(121.7)
1
(19.3)
6
(116.3)
5
(98.6)
4
(79.5)
1
(20.0)
2
(41.8)
2
(39.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
48
(1,134)
58
(1,124)
23
(436.7)
43
(812.1)
10
(195.3)
18
(351.8)
25
(506.9)
10
(192.6)
12
(232.6)
7
(138.0)
5
(99.4)
3
(59.9)
2
(41.8)
6
(118.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
62
(1,464)
63
(1,221)
67
(1,272)
80
(1,511)
39
(761.6)
45
(879.6)
79
(1,602)
64
(1,232)
34
(658.9)
34
(670.2)
15
(298.3)
8
(159.8)
15
(313.3)
19
(375.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(23.6)
6
(116.3)
6
(113.9)
5
(94.4)
2
(39.1)
3
(58.6)
10
(202.8)
3
(57.8)
4
(77.5)
4
(78.8)
1
(19.9)
5
(99.9)
3
(62.7)
3
(59.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index241.4319.1170.3202.362.964.5200.971.272.178.336.454.551.835.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Muleshoe, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 14 (6 officers - 5 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Texas average:

2.07
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Ancestries: English (3.3%), American (3.0%), German (1.3%), South African (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 3792 feet

Land area: 3.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,477 people per square mile   (low).

Muleshoe, Texas map

1,672 residents are foreign born (26.7% Latin America).

This city:

29.5%
Texas:

17.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $2,024 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $1,527 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (67.0 miles , pop. 199,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (229.0 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (356.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Sudan, TX (4.0 miles ),
Earth, TX (4.3 miles ),
South Sand Hills, TX (4.4 miles ),
Farwell, TX (4.5 miles ),
Texico, NM (4.6 miles ),
Bovina, TX (4.7 miles ),
Amherst, TX (4.8 miles ),
Springlake, TX (4.9 miles)

Latitude: 34.23 N, Longitude: 102.73 W

Area code: 806

Distribution of median household income in Muleshoe, TX in 2022
Distribution of house value in Muleshoe, TX in 2022
Muleshoe satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $115,800
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $305,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $305,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $305,000
  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $215,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Muleshoe, TX residents
Average permit cost in Muleshoe, TX
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

3.8%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Muleshoe, TX
Historical housing units in Muleshoe, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.0%).
Most common industries in Muleshoe, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.4%)
  • Educational services (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Food (6.8%)
  • Utilities (6.3%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (18.9%)
  • Utilities (9.6%)
  • Food (8.8%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Truck transportation (5.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.6%)
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Muleshoe, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (16.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.6%)
  • Cashiers (6.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Personal appearance workers (4.2%)

Average climate in Muleshoe, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Muleshoe-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.2 miles away from the Muleshoe city center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/21/1957, a category F4 tornado 24.6 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Muleshoe-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 464% 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 140.2 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 132.7 miles away from the city 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 275.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 225.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/26/2020 at 15:16:27, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 5.9 mi) earthquake occurred 189.6 miles away from Muleshoe center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 360.8 miles away from Muleshoe 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 Bailey County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Muleshoe topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Muleshoe:

  • MULESHOE AREA MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 708 S 1ST ST)
  • PARK VIEW NURSING CARE CENTER (1100 W AVE J)
  • ACCESSCARE MULESHOE DIALYSIS (1100 WEST AVENUE J)

Airports located in Muleshoe:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Muleshoe:

  • Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus (about 36 miles; Portales, NM; Full-time enrollment: 4,263)
  • South Plains College (about 50 miles; Levelland, TX; FT enrollment: 7,007)
  • Wayland Baptist University (about 58 miles; Plainview, TX; FT enrollment: 5,526)
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (about 66 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 3,269)
  • Texas Tech University (about 67 miles; Lubbock, TX; FT enrollment: 29,251)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 70 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 6,820)
  • Amarillo College (about 84 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,622)

Public high school in Muleshoe:

  • MULESHOE H S (Students: 335, Location: 514 W AVE G, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Muleshoe:

  • DILLMAN EL (Students: 452, Location: 514 W AVE G, Grades: PK-2)
  • MARY DESHAZO EL (Students: 337, Location: 514 W AVE G, Grades: 3-5)
  • WATSON J H (Students: 309, Location: 514 W AVE G, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Muleshoe

Library in Muleshoe:

  • MULESHOE AREA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $139,130; Location: 322 W 2ND ST; 17,550 books; 8,328 audio materials; 466 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 48 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Muleshoe: Muleshoe Volunteer Fire Department (A), Bailey County Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Muleshoe include: Primera Iglesia Bautista Hispana Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), The Church of God of the First Born (C), Church of Christ (D), Trinity Baptist Church (E), Richland Hills Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Muleshoe include: Muleshoe City Park (1), City Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Lee Horsley - Television actor, Carmen Espinoza-Rodriquez - Singer-songwriter.

Bailey County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

75.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
56 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
50 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
44 people in nursing homes in 2000
16 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Muleshoe (2011 data):

  • Muleshoe State Bank: at 101 West American Boulevard, branch established on 1931/10/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $108.2 mil, Deposits: $98.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: High Plains Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Bank of Muleshoe: First Bank Of Muleshoe at West First Street And Avenue B, branch established on 1955/08/01. Info updated 2008/04/17: Bank assets: $107.1 mil, Deposits: $92.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Dg Partnership, Ltd

For population 15 years and over in Muleshoe:

Marital status in Muleshoe, TX
  • Never married: 47.7%
  • Now married: 40.8%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 5.6%

For population 25 years and over in Muleshoe:

  • High school or higher: 71.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Muleshoe
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Muleshoe, TX (based on Bailey County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,17413
Catholic1,4321
Mainline Protestant5852
Other3-
None1,971-
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
Bailey County:

3.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Bailey County:

6.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Bailey County:

4.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.4%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.5%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Muleshoe:

47.6%
Texas:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Muleshoe:

46.4%
Texas:

47.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.2%
Texas:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Muleshoe:

10.8%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Muleshoe:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.6%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
Here:

54.3%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.0%
Texas:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Muleshoe, 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 6$24,933$49,8660$0
Police - Other 5$18,864$45,2740$0
Water Supply 5$21,299$51,1180$0
Other and Unallocable 4$12,300$36,9000$0
Solid Waste Management 3$9,339$37,3561$1,072
Streets and Highways 3$9,964$39,8560$0
Local Libraries 3$10,145$40,5801$146
Other Government Administration 2$6,805$40,8300$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,100$37,2000$0
Totals for Government 32$116,748$43,7812$1,218

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $109,000 ($21.57)
    Libraries: $17,000 ($3.36)
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000 ($3.17)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.20)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $792,000 ($156.71)
    Water Utilities: $548,000 ($108.43)
    Regular Highways: $315,000 ($62.33)
    Central Staff Services: $308,000 ($60.94)
    General - Other: $221,000 ($43.73)
    Libraries: $162,000 ($32.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $162,000 ($32.05)
    Sewerage: $141,000 ($27.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $139,000 ($27.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $98,000 ($19.39)
    General Public Buildings: $57,000 ($11.28)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $46,000 ($9.10)
    Air Transportation: $16,000 ($3.17)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($1.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $48,000 ($9.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $44,000 ($8.71)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($7.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($2.77)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($2.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($1.19)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($0.59)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.20)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,080,000 ($213.69)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $105,000 ($20.78)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $732,000 ($144.84)
    Sewerage: $473,000 ($93.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $36,000 ($7.12)
    Air Transportation: $12,000 ($2.37)
    Other: $5,000 ($0.99)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $16,000 ($3.17)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $77,000 ($15.24)
    General Revenue - Other: $60,000 ($11.87)
    Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($3.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $939,000 ($185.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.20)
  • Tax - Property: $990,000 ($195.88)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $678,000 ($134.15)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $12,000 ($2.37)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.20)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,025,000 ($598.54)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,984,000 ($590.42)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000 ($8.11)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,812,000 ($754.25)
Businesses in Muleshoe, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
Alco Stores1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
McDonald's1UPS1
Nike1

Strongest AM radio stations in Muleshoe:

  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFYO (790 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KVOP (1090 AM; 5 kW; PLAINVIEW, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KJTV (950 AM; 5 kW; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: RAMAR COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KCLV (1240 AM; 1 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: ZIA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWKA (680 AM; 0 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: CURRY COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZZN (1490 AM; 1 kW; LITTLEFIELD, TX; Owner: EMIL MACHA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Muleshoe:

  • KMUL-FM (103.1 FM; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • K220FT (91.9 FM; PORTALES, NM; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KKYC (102.3 FM; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORP.)
  • KIJN-FM (92.3 FM; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KSMX (107.5 FM; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: ROONEY MOON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGRW (94.7 FM; FRIONA, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KRMQ-FM (101.5 FM; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: MOUNT RUSHMORE BROADCASTING INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Muleshoe:

  • KENW (Channel 3; PORTALES, NM; Owner: EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY)
  • KLBK-TV (Channel 13; LUBBOCK, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF TEXAS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPTF (Channel 18; FARWELL, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVIH-TV (Channel 12; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: NVG-AMARILLO, LLC)
Muleshoe fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
See more detailed statistics of Muleshoe fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 2.0mTotal length
  • 8,410Total average daily traffic
  • 1,410Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,530Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

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 fire incidents per year is 52. The highest number of reported fires - 104 took place in 2018, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Muleshoe, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (73.9%), and Structure Fires (14.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Muleshoe, TX
    • 65973.9%Outside Fires
    • 12714.2%Structure Fires
    • 728.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 343.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Muleshoe, TX
Most common first names in Muleshoe, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4678.0 years
John4372.1 years
James3874.4 years
Robert3172.2 years
Mary2976.4 years
Charles1975.7 years
Henry1682.0 years
Ruby1684.1 years
Arthur1677.2 years
Mildred1582.4 years
Most common last names in Muleshoe, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams2676.5 years
Davis2678.1 years
Smith1676.1 years
Johnson1578.6 years
Taylor1375.8 years
Moore1382.1 years
Howard1172.0 years
Miller1178.3 years
Lambert1183.3 years
Harris1175.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Muleshoe, TX
  • 69.8%Utility gas
  • 26.8%Electricity
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Muleshoe, TX
  • 72.6%Utility gas
  • 27.4%Electricity


Muleshoe compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above 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 below state average.

Muleshoe on our top lists:

  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest cost per building permit(population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: utilities (population 5,000+)"
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2024.