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Gray County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 22,992 (81% urban, 19% rural); it was 22,744 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,543
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,732
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,810
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,168 (it was 1,983 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

36%

Land area: 928 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 25 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Gray County: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (21.2%), Construction (12.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (11.8%), Retail trade (10.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 77%
  • Government: 15%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Gray County, TX (2019)
    • 14,27662.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6,73629.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 9984.4%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4522.0%Two or more races
    • 1620.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1600.7%Asian alone
    • 440.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

37.0 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 12,114  (52.7%)
Females: 10,878  (47.3%)
Average household size:
Gray County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,625 ($31,368 in 1999)
This county:

$49,625
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $564 (lower quartile is $448, upper quartile is $686)
This county:

$564
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $90,151 (it was $36,900 in 2000)
Gray:

$90,151
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $41,392 - $176,177

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $137,078
Here:

$137,078
State:

$268,991

Townhouses or other attached units: $114,029
Here:

$114,029
State:

$268,635

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $78,500
Here:

$78,500
State:

$312,503

Mobile homes: $52,491
Here:

$52,491
State:

$94,014

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,309
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $373

Institutionalized population: 1,606

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 3
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 30
  • Thefts: 59
  • Auto thefts: 5

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 36
  • Thefts: 38
  • Auto thefts: 5
Gray County, TX map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $113,800
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $180,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $160,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $357,500
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $357,500
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $256,700
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $337,500
  • 2019: 1 building, cost: $900,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Gray, TX residents
Average permit cost in Gray, TX
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,393 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $870 (1.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Gray, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Gray, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Gray, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.2%
Gray County:

15.2%
Texas:

13.6%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for Black residents, 22.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.3% for American Indian residents, 16.5% for other race residents, 22.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 37.0 years old
(Males: 36.6 years old, Females: 37.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.2 years old, Black residents: 39.8 years old, American Indian residents: 21.9 years old, Asian residents: 15.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.1 years old, Other race residents: 24.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gray County is $375 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $607 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pampa, McLean, Lefors.

Gray County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Gray County: Cliffside Gas Field Camp (A), Creek Windmill (B), Cross Bar Ranch (C), Fain Ranch (D), Fryingpan Ranch (E), Fuqua A Bar Ranch (F), Highway Windmill (G), Kiwanis Camp (H), Kritser Ranch (I), L X Ranch (J), McCollum Dairy (K), McBride Ranch Historical Site (L), Plum Creek Ramp (M), Southwest Windmill (N), Storage Tank Windmill (O), Turkey Creek Plant (P), Wesley Dairy (Q), Wilkins Ranch (R), Amarillo Rifle and Pistol Club Firing Range (S), Amarillo Speed Bowl (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Gray County include: River Road Church (A), Cliffside Baptist Church (B), Pleasant Valley Pentecostal Church of God (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Francis Cemetery (1), Townsend Cemetery (2), Arnot Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: McGee Lake (A), Ida Lake (B), Stalanaker Lake (C), Southwestern Public Service Lake (D), 6 Section Lake (E), Whale Pond (F), Ranch Marsh Lake (G), Tecovas Pond (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Bonita Creek (A), Alibates Creek (B), Windmill Creek (C), West Amarillo Creek (D), Sierrita de la Cruz Creek (E), Spring Creek (F), Horse Creek (G), Tecovas Creek (H), Chicken Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Gray County include: Sanford Recreation Area (1), Lake Meredith National Recreation Area (2), Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Duplin County, North Carolina , Collingsworth County , Lee County, North Carolina , Richmond County, North Carolina , Hemphill County , Oldham County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.7%
Texas:

8.0%

Unemployment by year in Gray, TX
County total employment by year in Gray, TX
County average yearly wages by year in Gray, TX

Current college students: 920
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,273 (41.1% naturalized citizens)

Gray County:

9.9%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2902010 or later
  • 7052000 to 2009
  • 6001990 to 1999
  • 3241980 to 1989
  • 1761970 to 1979
  • 83Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 86.5%

Gray County marital status for males Gray County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,685
  • One, attached: 103
  • Two: 142
  • 3 or 4: 182
  • 5 to 9: 250
  • 10 to 19: 161
  • 20 to 49: 69
  • 50 or more: 128
  • Mobile homes: 494
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 67

Housing units in Gray County with a mortgage: 2,064 (7 second mortgage, 33 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,973

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Gray County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,15942
Catholic2,3581
Mainline Protestant1,7876
Black Protestant5583
Other4232
None2,250-
Gray County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Gray County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.91 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Gray County:

5.91 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

7.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Gray County:

10.2%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Gray County:

28.2%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.6%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Gray County:

Average size of farms: 1290 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $270,276
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $129.38
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 92.07%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $267,290
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 12.85%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 27.27%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $89,312
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.46%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 17.65
Corn for grain: 5986 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 21638 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 883 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 896 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 44 acres

Tornado activity:

Gray County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 3408519.5 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 6 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/21/1972, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 5 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Gray County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 606% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 230.3 miles away from Gray County center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 230.5 miles away from the county center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 166.6 miles away from the county center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 140.5 miles away from the county center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.1 miles away from Gray County center
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 242.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Wildfires, Incident Period: March 14, 2008 to September 01, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3284: March 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 3284, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Extreme Wildfire Threat, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to May 14, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1624: January 11, 2006, FEMA Id: 1624, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 23, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1606: September 24, 2005, FEMA Id: 1606, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Rita, Incident Period: September 20, 2005 to October 14, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3261: September 21, 2005, FEMA Id: 3261, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3216: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3216, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Texas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 15, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1356: January 08, 2001, FEMA Id: 1356, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazards, Incident Period: August 01, 1999 to December 10, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3142: September 01, 1999, FEMA Id: 3142, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Texas TORNADOES, Incident Period: April 01, 1975, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-462: April 01, 1975, FEMA Id: 462, Natural disaster type: Tornado
  • Texas Tornadoes, Windstorms, Flooding, Incident Period: May 13, 1970, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-286: May 13, 1970, FEMA Id: 286, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind

The number of natural disasters in Gray County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Gray

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,203 (83.3%)
  • Carpooled: 1,021 (11.8%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 198 (2.3%)
  • Walked: 176 (2.0%)
  • Worked at home: 44 (0.5%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (82%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (3%)
  • Germany (2%)
  • El Salvador (2%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Nigeria (2%)
  • Russia (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Gray County


  • American (11%)
  • English (9%)
  • German (7%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Gray County, Texas in 2000:

  • 1,395 people in state prisons
  • 263 people in nursing homes
  • 41 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children

People in group quarters in Gray County, Texas in 2010:

  • 978 people in state prisons
  • 393 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 157 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 74 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $57,137.

5.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.92% relocated from other counties in Texas ($28,613 average AGI)
1.99% relocated from other states ($14,550 average AGI)
Gray County:

1.99%
Texas average:

2.52%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Potter County, TX  0.60% ($32,822 average AGI)
from Randall County, TX  0.52% ($43,821)
from Carson County, TX  0.39% ($53,414)


8.73% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,730 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.73%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.57% relocated to other counties in Texas ($29,015 average AGI)
3.17% relocated to other states ($16,715 average AGI)
Gray County:

3.17%
Texas average:

2.32%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Randall County, TX  0.82% ($46,286 average AGI)
to Potter County, TX  0.75% ($29,655)
to Carson County, TX  0.45% ($40,200)
to Tarrant County, TX  0.30% ($31,696)
to Canadian County, OK  0.26% ($74,250)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.1

Births per 1000 population in Gray County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Gray County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Gray County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 23.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Gray County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Gray County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gray County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gray County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gray County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Gray County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,132 (3,605 aged, 527 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 937 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Gray County, Texas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (494)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (417)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (401)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (311)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (257)
  • Unspecified dementia (86)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (56)
  • Hypertensive heart disease with (congestive) heart failure (43)
  • Congestive heart failure (36)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (33)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.67
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 14,111
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 425
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 42,870

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,425
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,355
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 25
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 210.1. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 137.9
  • Other - 72.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,992
  • Male householders: 3,869 (994 living alone), Female householders: 4,254 (1,389 living alone)
  • 3,934 spouses (3,934 opposite-sex spouses), 667 unmarried partners, (667 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,357 children (5,843 natural, 215 adopted, 302 stepchildren), 667 grandchildren, 226 brothers or sisters, 303 parents, 102 foster children, 591 other relatives, 374 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,621

Size of family households: 2,395 2-persons, 1,150 3-persons, 840 4-persons, 478 5-persons, 329 6-persons, 91 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,384 1-person, 412 2-persons, 46 3-persons, 9 4-persons.

3,683 married couples with children.
1,166 single-parent households (273 men, 893 women).

80.1% of residents of Gray speak English at home.
18.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (72% speak English very well, 28% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $132,597,000 ($6,194 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,505,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $60,031,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $46,931,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $4,332,000
Federal grants: $16,611,000
Federal procurement contracts: $813,000 ($2,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,878,000 ($282,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $82,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,584,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,164,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,364
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,395
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +257
Here:

+12 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,444
Here -67 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Gray County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.77 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.1

Year house built in Gray County, Texas
  • Year house built in Gray County, Texas
  • 2292014 or later
  • 982010 to 2013
  • 3602000 to 2009
  • 4531990 to 1999
  • 1,1431980 to 1989
  • 8841970 to 1979
  • 1,8061960 to 1969
  • 2,3471950 to 1959
  • 1,6231940 to 1949
  • 1,2111939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Gray County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Gray County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Gray County, Texas
  • 401 room
  • 622 rooms
  • 1403 rooms
  • 8514 rooms
  • 1,7435 rooms
  • 1,1706 rooms
  • 7187 rooms
  • 5788 rooms
  • 6739+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gray County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gray County, Texas
  • 471 room
  • 1432 rooms
  • 2183 rooms
  • 6604 rooms
  • 5335 rooms
  • 3246 rooms
  • 1067 rooms
  • 498 rooms
  • 489+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Gray County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Gray County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Gray County, Texas
  • 39no bedroom
  • 2441 bedroom
  • 1,4232 bedrooms
  • 3,2463 bedrooms
  • 8144 bedrooms
  • 1635+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gray County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gray County, Texas
  • 63no bedroom
  • 3451 bedroom
  • 8912 bedrooms
  • 6813 bedrooms
  • 1314 bedrooms
  • 265+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Gray County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Gray County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Gray County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 107no vehicle
  • 1,7071 vehicle
  • 2,6492 vehicles
  • 8843 vehicles
  • 4024 vehicles
  • 2085+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Gray County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Gray County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 314no vehicle
  • 8441 vehicle
  • 7842 vehicles
  • 1793 vehicles
  • 314 vehicles
  • 105+ vehicles

83.8% of Gray County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in Texas.

Gray County:

83.8%
State average:

84.4%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 15,554
  • Other state: 4,947
  • Northeast: 304
  • Midwest: 977
  • South: 1,838
  • West: 1,851
Year householders moved into unit in Gray County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Gray County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 70.5%Utility gas
  • 24.8%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 1.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 56.3%Utility gas
  • 40.0%Electricity
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 166
Here:

6.4%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 68
Here:

6.4%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 95
Here:

20.4%
Texas:

14.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Gray County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $692,000
    Air Transportation: $21,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $187,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,065,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,983,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,869,000
    Police Protection: $1,729,000
    Financial Administration: $1,346,000
    Central Staff Services: $580,000
    General - Other: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $294,000
    Corrections - Other: $265,000
    Health - Other: $236,000
    Parks and Recreation: $156,000
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $104,000
    Air Transportation: $58,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $120,000
    Other - Libraries: $8,000
    Other - Police Protection: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,125,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,970,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $525,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $430,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $95,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $592,000
    Sale of Property: $156,000
    General Revenue - Other: $129,000
    Rents: $27,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,051,000
    Police Protection: $129,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
    General Public Building: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,872,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,588,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $108,000
    Highways: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,492,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $888,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $17,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,455,000

Gray County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $692,000
    Air Transportation: $21,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $187,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,065,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,983,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,869,000
    Police Protection: $1,729,000
    Financial Administration: $1,346,000
    Central Staff Services: $580,000
    General - Other: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $294,000
    Corrections - Other: $265,000
    Health - Other: $236,000
    Parks and Recreation: $156,000
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $104,000
    Air Transportation: $58,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $120,000
    Other - Libraries: $8,000
    Other - Police Protection: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,125,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,970,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $525,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $430,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $95,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $592,000
    Sale of Property: $156,000
    General Revenue - Other: $129,000
    Rents: $27,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,051,000
    Police Protection: $129,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
    General Public Building: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,872,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,588,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $108,000
    Highways: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,492,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $888,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $17,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,455,000

Gray County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $692,000
    Air Transportation: $21,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $187,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,065,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,983,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,869,000
    Police Protection: $1,729,000
    Financial Administration: $1,346,000
    Central Staff Services: $580,000
    General - Other: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $294,000
    Corrections - Other: $265,000
    Health - Other: $236,000
    Parks and Recreation: $156,000
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $104,000
    Air Transportation: $58,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $120,000
    Other - Libraries: $8,000
    Other - Police Protection: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,125,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,970,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $525,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $430,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $95,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $592,000
    Sale of Property: $156,000
    General Revenue - Other: $129,000
    Rents: $27,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,051,000
    Police Protection: $129,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
    General Public Building: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,872,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,588,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $108,000
    Highways: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,492,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $888,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $17,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,455,000

Gray County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $692,000
    Air Transportation: $21,000
  • Construction - General Public Buildings: $187,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,065,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,983,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,869,000
    Police Protection: $1,729,000
    Financial Administration: $1,346,000
    Central Staff Services: $580,000
    General - Other: $472,000
    General Public Buildings: $294,000
    Corrections - Other: $265,000
    Health - Other: $236,000
    Parks and Recreation: $156,000
    Local Fire Protection: $132,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $104,000
    Air Transportation: $58,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $49,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $157,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $120,000
    Other - Libraries: $8,000
    Other - Police Protection: $1,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $200,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,125,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,970,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $525,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $430,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $155,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $95,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $592,000
    Sale of Property: $156,000
    General Revenue - Other: $129,000
    Rents: $27,000
    Interest Earnings: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $1,051,000
    Police Protection: $129,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
    General Public Building: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,872,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,588,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $108,000
    Highways: $23,000
  • Tax - Property: $9,492,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $888,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $17,000
    Other License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,455,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 421
  • Number of aged recipients: 53
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 368
  • Number of recipients under 18: 74
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 251
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 96
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 184
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 168
Most common first names in Gray County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James21374.1 years
William20875.8 years
Mary18178.9 years
John17174.9 years
Robert13773.6 years
Charles10475.7 years
George10378.2 years
Ruby7680.3 years
Thomas6578.1 years
Ruth6281.3 years
Most common last names in Gray County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12477.2 years
Jones9478.3 years
Brown7376.3 years
Williams6774.3 years
Miller6678.2 years
Davis6478.5 years
Johnson6274.6 years
Moore5474.8 years
Taylor5474.8 years
Thompson4778.4 years
Businesses in Gray County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Long John Silver's1
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AmericInn1Nike2
AutoZone1Pizza Hut2
Best Western1RadioShack1
CVS1SAS Shoes1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx2Taco Bell1
H&R Block1Toyota1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul3
KFC1UPS5
La-Z-Boy1Verizon Wireless1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1

Gray County on our top lists:

  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"