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Mason County, Texas (TX)

County population in 2019: 4,294 (all rural); it was 3,738 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 512
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 868
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,294
Renter-occupied apartments: 374 (it was 313 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

36%

Land area: 932 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 5 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Mason County: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (22.7%), Educational, health and social services (20.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 71%
  • Government: 10%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 18%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Mason County, TX (2019)
    • 3,12473.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 96322.7%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1072.5%Asian alone
    • 531.2%Two or more races
    • 20.05%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

47.0 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Males: 2,313  (53.9%)
Females: 1,981  (46.1%)
Average household size:
Mason County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $43,751 ($30,921 in 1999)
This county:

$43,751
Texas:

$64,034

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $659 (lower quartile is $530, upper quartile is $749)
This county:

$659
State:

$929


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $200,749 (it was $69,000 in 2000)
Mason:

$200,749
Texas:

$200,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $88,319 - $327,202

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $297,066
Here:

$297,066
State:

$268,991

Mobile homes: $84,750
Here:

$84,750
State:

$94,014

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,358
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $463

Institutionalized population: 3

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 11
  • Thefts: 45
  • Auto thefts: 4

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 16
  • Thefts: 27
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $49,100
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $115,100
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2004: 14 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 14 buildings, average cost: $32,100
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $42,500
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $56,100
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $212,000
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $68,700
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $248,100
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $166,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Mason, TX residents
Average permit cost in Mason, TX
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,981 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,467 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Mason, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Mason, TX in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Mason, TX in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.9%
Mason County:

9.9%
Texas:

13.6%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.3% for American Indian residents, 29.4% for other race residents, 4.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 47.0 years old
(Males: 40.3 years old, Females: 49.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53.2 years old, American Indian residents: 64.7 years old, Asian residents: 8.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.8 years old, Other race residents: 46.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Mason County is $401 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $624 a month.

Cities in this county include: Mason.

Mason 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 Mason County: Duncan Community Center (A), Fowler Ranch (B), Granite Hills Ranch (C), Hutchinson School (D), Castell Volunteer Fire Department (E), Tow Volunteer Fire Department (F), Sandy Harbor Subdivision Fire Station (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mason County include: Shiloh Church (A), Haywood Memorial Church (B), Saint Johns Church (C), Genesis Lutheran Church (D), Highland Lakes United Methodist Church (E), Oatman Creek Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Martin Cemetery (1), Cap Mountain Cemetery (2), Mayes Chapel Cemetery (3), Schneider Cemetery (4), Pecan Cemetery (5), Sixmile Cemetery (6), Tow Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Freight Development Company Lake (A), Barry Lake (B), Ratliff Lake (C), Llano River Lake (D), Moss Lake 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Board Branch (A), Blockhouse Creek (B), Bernst Creek (C), Bennett Creek (D), Bedford Creek (E), Barnett Branch (F), Bailey Branch (G), Babyhead Creek (H), Arant Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Mason County: Enchanted Rock State Natural Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Blanco County , Brazos County , West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana , Hardin County , McCulloch County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.3%
Texas:

8.0%

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

Current college students: 44
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 28.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 385 (15.2% naturalized citizens)

Mason County:

9.0%
Whole state:

17.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1172010 or later
  • 382000 to 2009
  • 901990 to 1999
  • 71980 to 1989
  • 481970 to 1979
  • 80Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.3%

Mason County marital status for males Mason County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,429
  • One, attached: 19
  • Two: 41
  • 20 or more: 19
  • Mobile homes: 308
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Housing units in Mason County with a mortgage: 412 (6 second mortgage, 15 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 836

Here:

33.0% with mortgage
State:

56.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Mason County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,1809
Mainline Protestant1,1203
Catholic5531
None1,159-
Mason 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: 2
Mason County:

5.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Mason County:

12.88 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

10.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Mason County:

10.0%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Mason County:

26.0%
State:

26.6%

Agriculture in Mason County:

Average size of farms: 878 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $70,771
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $180.94
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: 94.72%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $93,731
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.35%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 45.55%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $26,079
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.10%
Average age of principal farm operators: 60 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.08
Corn for grain: 159 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 770 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 511 harvested acres
Vegetables: 74 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 451 acres

Tornado activity:

Mason County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 11540029.8 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Mason County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 249.6 miles away from Mason 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 182.2 miles away from the county center
On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.1 miles away from the county 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 254.0 miles away from the county center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 149.2 miles away from Mason County center
On 3/26/2020 at 15:16:27, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 5.9 mi) earthquake occurred 293.3 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Texas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4485, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Texas Severe Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: September 10, 2018 - November 2, 2018, FEMA Id: 4416, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 16, 2007 to August 03, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1709: June 29, 2007, FEMA Id: 1709, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 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 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 Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: June 21, 1997 to July 15, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1179: July 07, 1997, FEMA Id: 1179, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Texas Extreme Fire Hazard, Incident Period: August 30, 1993 to November 15, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3113: September 10, 1993, FEMA Id: 3113, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

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

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Mason

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,387 (72.6%)
  • Carpooled: 253 (13.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 24 (1.3%)
  • Walked: 98 (5.1%)
  • Worked at home: 149 (7.8%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (80%)
  • Iran (6%)
  • England (5%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Canada (1%)
  • Honduras (0%)
  • Sweden (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Mason County


  • German (24%)
  • English (17%)
  • American (8%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • Iranian (4%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • European (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
33 people in nursing homes
3 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $58,992.

6.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($1,394,083 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Texas average:

7.43%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.29% relocated from other counties in Texas ($1,394,083 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other states.
Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


4.98% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($112,827 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.98%
Texas average:

7.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.98% relocated to other counties in Texas ($112,827 average AGI)
10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other states.
Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.1

Births per 1000 population in Mason County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Mason County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.9

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Mason County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 27.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 23.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Mason County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Mason County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Mason County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Mason County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Mason County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Mason County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 954 (867 aged, 87 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 207 (28%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 902
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,134

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 27
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 103

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,294
  • Male householders: 815 (228 living alone), Female householders: 932 (347 living alone)
  • 854 spouses (854 opposite-sex spouses), 54 unmarried partners, (38 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 1,275 children (1,237 natural, 0 adopted, 35 stepchildren), 134 grandchildren, 22 brothers or sisters, 5 parents, 0 foster children, 81 other relatives, 105 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 10

Size of family households: 687 2-persons, 183 3-persons, 131 4-persons, 73 5-persons, 26 6-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 576 1-person, 68 2-persons, 6 3-persons.

703 married couples with children.
254 single-parent households (17 men, 237 women).

79.2% of residents of Mason speak English at home.
16.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
4.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $24,861,000 ($6,467 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $934,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $11,969,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $6,317,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $783,000
Federal grants: $4,564,000
Federal procurement contracts: $435,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $792,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $12,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $433,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,502,000

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

Births: 174
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 269
Here:

69 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +9
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +238
Here:

+61 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Mason County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.67 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:

4.9
State:

4.1

Year house built in Mason County, Texas
  • Year house built in Mason County, Texas
  • 752014 or later
  • 562010 to 2013
  • 3302000 to 2009
  • 2901990 to 1999
  • 2331980 to 1989
  • 3391970 to 1979
  • 3521960 to 1969
  • 2201950 to 1959
  • 1921940 to 1949
  • 6931939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Mason County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Mason County, Texas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Mason County, Texas
  • 01 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 1123 rooms
  • 1914 rooms
  • 2705 rooms
  • 3726 rooms
  • 1787 rooms
  • 508 rooms
  • 549+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Mason County, Texas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Mason County, Texas
  • 01 room
  • 572 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 1264 rooms
  • 1275 rooms
  • 1136 rooms
  • 07 rooms
  • 468 rooms
  • 179+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Mason County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Mason County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Mason County, Texas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 741 bedroom
  • 3202 bedrooms
  • 6673 bedrooms
  • 1564 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Mason County, Texas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Mason County, Texas
  • 0no bedroom
  • 791 bedroom
  • 1982 bedrooms
  • 2153 bedrooms
  • 144 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Mason County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Mason County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Mason County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 23no vehicle
  • 3171 vehicle
  • 5302 vehicles
  • 2333 vehicles
  • 964 vehicles
  • 335+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Mason County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Mason County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 31no vehicle
  • 2501 vehicle
  • 1692 vehicles
  • 223 vehicles
  • 114 vehicles
  • 315+ vehicles

84.7% of Mason County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48% lived in Texas.

Mason County:

84.7%
State average:

84.4%

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

  • This state: 3,022
  • Other state: 721
  • Northeast: 54
  • Midwest: 134
  • South: 156
  • West: 383
Year householders moved into unit in Mason County, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Mason County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 65.6%Electricity
  • 21.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 3.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.7%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 55.8%Electricity
  • 38.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.0%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 14
Here:

3.0%
Texas:

7.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
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

Mason County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $222,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $107,000
    Air Transportation: $32,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000
    Air Transportation: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $715,000
    Police Protection: $656,000
    Health - Other: $542,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $509,000
    General - Other: $261,000
    Central Staff Services: $249,000
    Libraries: $192,000
    Financial Administration: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $86,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Air Transportation: $19,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Central Staff Services: $104,000
    Other - General - Other: $13,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $291,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $62,000
    Rents: $9,000
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $141,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,004,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $59,000
    Highways: $14,000
    Health and Hospitals: $12,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,215,000
    Other Selective Sales: $344,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $245,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,611,000

Mason County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $222,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $107,000
    Air Transportation: $32,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000
    Air Transportation: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $715,000
    Police Protection: $656,000
    Health - Other: $542,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $509,000
    General - Other: $261,000
    Central Staff Services: $249,000
    Libraries: $192,000
    Financial Administration: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $86,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Air Transportation: $19,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Central Staff Services: $104,000
    Other - General - Other: $13,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $291,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $62,000
    Rents: $9,000
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $141,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,004,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $59,000
    Highways: $14,000
    Health and Hospitals: $12,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,215,000
    Other Selective Sales: $344,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $245,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,611,000

Mason County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $222,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $107,000
    Air Transportation: $32,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000
    Air Transportation: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $715,000
    Police Protection: $656,000
    Health - Other: $542,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $509,000
    General - Other: $261,000
    Central Staff Services: $249,000
    Libraries: $192,000
    Financial Administration: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $86,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Air Transportation: $19,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Central Staff Services: $104,000
    Other - General - Other: $13,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $291,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $62,000
    Rents: $9,000
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $141,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,004,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $59,000
    Highways: $14,000
    Health and Hospitals: $12,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,215,000
    Other Selective Sales: $344,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $245,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,611,000

Mason County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Charges - Other: $222,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $107,000
    Air Transportation: $32,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000
    Air Transportation: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $715,000
    Police Protection: $656,000
    Health - Other: $542,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $509,000
    General - Other: $261,000
    Central Staff Services: $249,000
    Libraries: $192,000
    Financial Administration: $177,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $86,000
    Local Fire Protection: $20,000
    Air Transportation: $19,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $5,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Central Staff Services: $104,000
    Other - General - Other: $13,000
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $291,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $331,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $219,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $112,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $62,000
    Rents: $9,000
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $141,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,004,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $87,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $59,000
    Highways: $14,000
    Health and Hospitals: $12,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,215,000
    Other Selective Sales: $344,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $245,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,611,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 74
  • Number of aged recipients: 25
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 49
  • Number of recipients under 18: 7
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 23
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 44
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 48
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 24
Most common first names in Mason County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3077.0 years
William2976.4 years
Mary2884.8 years
James2376.0 years
Anna1786.7 years
Henry1676.5 years
Walter1678.1 years
Charles1675.5 years
Minnie1487.5 years
George1482.3 years
Most common last names in Mason County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jordan2784.0 years
Martin2375.3 years
Leifeste2282.8 years
Eckert2279.1 years
Johnson2178.8 years
Kothmann1975.4 years
Schmidt1785.2 years
Loeffler1782.8 years
Reichenau1682.9 years
Zesch1588.2 years

Businesses in Mason County, TX

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1