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   (County: Knox County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Benjamin City, Texas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 9 years : 11

10 to 14 years : 22

15 to 17 years : 4

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 15

30 to 34 years : 7

35 to 39 years : 6

40 to 44 years : 8

45 to 49 years : 10

50 to 54 years : 7

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 3

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 18

75 to 79 years : 3

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 6

5 to 9 years : 16

10 to 14 years : 6

15 to 17 years : 27

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 1

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 7

30 to 34 years : 1

35 to 39 years : 14

40 to 44 years : 12

45 to 49 years : 12

50 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 2

67 to 69 years : 5

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 2


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 189

Multiple ancestry : 46

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 24


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Benjamin City, Texas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 234

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 86

18 to 24 years : 1

25 to 34 years : 30

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 32

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 34

75 years and over : 14

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 12

5 to 17 years : 61

18 to 24 years : 1

25 to 34 years : 29

35 to 44 years : 34

45 to 54 years : 29

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 31

75 years and over : 12

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 6

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 1

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 3

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 2

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 19

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 6

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 116

Female : 103

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 6

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 213

Born in other state in the United States : 15

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 9

Now married, except separated : 119

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 24

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 19

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Speak only English : 214

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 30

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Benjamin City, Texas

  • United States Or American: 76   (35.0%)
  • Other Groups: 58   (26.7%)
  • Irish: 26   (12.0%)
  • German: 18   (8.3%)
  • English: 17   (7.8%)
  • Dutch: 10   (4.6%)
  • Czech: 3   (1.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 3   (1.4%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.9%)
  • Norwegian: 2   (0.9%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Benjamin City, Texas is 259



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Benjamin City, Texas: 125
Female Population in Benjamin City, Texas: 134


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Benjamin City, Texas: 33.6
Median Female Resident Age in Benjamin City, Texas: 38.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Benjamin City, Texas


White


Both sexes

40.1

Male

37.5

Female

41.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

27.8

Male

27.8

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

33.5

Male

38.5

Female

27.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

60.5

Female

4.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.0

Male

27.0

Female

19.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.3

Male

42.0

Female

45.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Benjamin City, Texas


  • White: 253
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 3



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Benjamin City, Texas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Benjamin City, Texas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (5%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (3.33%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (3.33%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 7   (11.67%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 19   (31.67%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 5   (8.33%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 6   (10%)
  • Associate Degree: 6   (10%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 6   (10%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (6.67%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (4.49%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 2   (2.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (2.25%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 2   (2.25%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 28   (31.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (13.48%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 21   (23.6%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (2.25%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (15.73%)
  • Master's Degree: 2   (2.25%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Benjamin City, Texas

  • Benjamin Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 166, Benjamin, TX 79505, Phone: (940) 459-2231, Students: 79 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Benjamin City, Texas

  • Benjamin School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 166, Benjamin, TX 79505, Phone: (940) 454-2231, Students: 79 )



Museums Near Benjamin City, Texas


  • Friends Of Knox County Historical Commission


    Po Box 104, Benjamin, TX 79505

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Benjamin City, Texas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Benjamin City, Texas.

Area Features of Benjamin City, Texas


Airport


(1) Lowrance Ranch Airport  

Bend


(1) Glover Bend  

Building


(1) Benjamin City Hall   (2) Benjamin Volunteer Fire Department   (3) Knox County Jail   (4) Knox County Museum   (5) Knox County Sheriff S Office   (6) Stamford Carnegie Library  

Cemetery


(1) Truscott Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Benjamin Division   (2) City Of Benjamin   (3) Knox County  

Dam


(1) Crappie Tank Dam   (2) Horseshoe Tank Dam   (3) Lake Benjamin Dam   (4) Lake Catharine Dam   (5) Lake Davis Dam   (6) Lyles Brothers Lake Dam   (7) Moorehouse Brothers Ranch Lake Dam  

Flat


(1) Adams Flat   (2) Maverick Flat  

Gap


(1) The Narrows  

Lake


(1) China Lake  

Locale


(1) Alexander Ranch   (2) Beavers Ranch   (3) Burnett Ranch   (4) Driver Ranch   (5) Hamilton Ranch   (6) League Ranch   (7) Lowrance Ranch   (8) Lyles Ranch   (9) Mcfaddin Ranch   (10) Ross Ranch   (11) Williams Ranch  

Populated Place


(1) Benjamin   (2) Gilliland   (3) Truscott  

Post Office


(1) Benjamin Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Coppermine Tank   (2) Cox Tank   (3) Crappie Tank   (4) Double Tanks   (5) Dragline Tank   (6) Flat Tank   (7) Glover Trap Tank   (8) Horseshoe Tank   (9) Jackson Tank   (10) Jamison Tank   (11) Lake Benjamin   (12) Lake Catharine   (13) Lake Davis   (14) Lyles Brothers Lake   (15) Moorehouse Brothers Ranch Lake   (16) North Double Tanks   (17) North Dutchman Tank   (18) North Patton Tank   (19) Parker Tank   (20) Quintana Tank   (21) Red Tank   (22) Sheep Section Tank   (23) Shipman Trap Tank   (24) South Jones Tank   (25) Waggoner Tank   (26) Ward Field Tank   (27) Ward Tank   (28) West Side Tank   (29) White Tank  

Stream


(1) Bird Creek   (2) Bitter Creek   (3) Bull Turner Creek   (4) Dutchman Creek   (5) Honey Creek   (6) Ilseng Creek   (7) Ox Yoke Creek   (8) Salt Creek   (9) Sheep Creek  

Summit


(1) Bald Mountain   (2) Cedar Mountain   (3) Hunter Mountain  

Valley


(1) Big Getaway Canyon   (2) Glover Canyon   (3) Little Getaway Canyon   (4) Panther Canyon   (5) Smelter Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Benjamin City, Texas

79505 (pop. 324)


Cities Nearby Benjamin City, Texas

Benjamin Ccd, TX  (pop. 494) 5.3 Miles
Knox City Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,112) 11.2 Miles
Knox City Town, TX  (pop. 850) 11.5 Miles
Munday Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,621) 12.0 Miles
Munday City, TX  (pop. 1,266) 13.4 Miles
O'brien City, TX  (pop. 126) 14.3 Miles
Goree Ccd, TX  (pop. 238) 16.7 Miles
Goree City, TX  (pop. 230) 17.4 Miles
Rochester Ccd, TX  (pop. 592) 18.0 Miles
Rochester Town, TX  (pop. 258) 18.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Benjamin City, Texas

940



Elevation in Benjamin City, Texas is 1,480.0 ft. (451.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Benjamin City, Texas

Lat: 33.583419 N        Long: -99.793394 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Benjamin City, Texas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Texas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.20 6.17 4.03 6.25 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.20 6.17 4.03 6.25 0.00 5.78
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.58 4.15 6.20 0.00 6.06
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.58 4.15 6.20 0.00 6.06
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 6.73 4.20 6.34 0.00 6.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 6.73 4.20 6.34 0.00 6.16
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.94 4.32 6.68 0.00 6.39
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.94 4.32 6.68 0.00 6.39
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 7.04 4.27 6.79 0.00 6.42
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 7.04 4.27 6.79 0.00 6.42
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.64 3.98 6.44 0.00 6.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.64 3.98 6.44 0.00 6.10
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.71 4.03 6.44 0.00 6.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.71 4.03 6.44 0.00 6.16
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.74 4.05 6.45 0.00 6.17
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.74 4.05 6.45 0.00 6.17
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.57 3.94 6.40 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.57 3.94 6.40 0.00 6.07
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 6.52 3.97 6.36 0.00 6.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 6.52 3.97 6.36 0.00 6.04
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.96 6.88 4.42 6.77 0.00 6.49
  Total Electric Industry 7.96 6.88 4.42 6.77 0.00 6.49
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.68 1.59 0.93 6.53 0.00 1.56
  Energy-Only Providers 5.86 7.35 0.00 401.22 0.00 4.74
  Full-Service Providers 8.86 7.74 5.29 7.52 0.00 7.39
  Total Electric Industry 8.86 7.74 5.27 7.56 0.00 7.38
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 6.95 4.66 6.55 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 6.95 4.66 6.55 0.00 6.62
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 9.16 7.84 5.27 0.00 6.62 7.50
  Total Electric Industry 9.16 7.84 5.27 0.00 6.62 7.50
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 9.73 7.90 5.87 0.00 7.02 7.95
  Total Electric Industry 9.73 7.90 5.87 0.00 7.02 7.95
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 10.93 8.85 7.14 0.00 8.45 9.14
  Total Electric Industry 10.93 8.85 7.14 0.00 8.45 9.14
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 12.86 9.85 7.82 0.00 8.42 10.34
  Total Electric Industry 12.86 9.85 7.82 0.00 8.42 10.34

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Benjamin City, Texas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 4   (4.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 11   (11.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4   (4.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 9   (9.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 56   (57.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 4   (4.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 4   (4.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 72

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 31

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 13

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 1

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 24

5 to 9 minutes : 6

10 to 14 minutes : 15

15 to 19 minutes : 37

20 to 24 minutes : 28

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 1

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 3

60 to 89 minutes : 3

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benjamin City, Texas)

With Social Security income : 35

No Social Security income : 61


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benjamin City, Texas)

With retirement income : 23

No retirement income : 73


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 18

$60,000 to $74,999 : 8

$75,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $52,232


(updated 2009)



FM Radio Stations Near Benjamin City, Texas

  • NEW (101.9 FM; Crowell, TX; Owner: E-string)
  • NEW (101.9 FM; Benjamin, TX; Owner: E-string)
  • KJTZ (106.9 FM; Rule, TX; Owner: H.d. Nunez, Inc.)
  • KTSX (107.3 FM; Munday, TX; Owner: James Falcon)
  • KBTY (95.3 FM; Crowell, TX; Owner: Miriam Media, Inc.)
  • KVRP-FM (97.1 FM; Rule, TX; Owner: 1 Chronicles 14, L.p.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Benjamin City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 23  (37.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 13  (21.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (19.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (9.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 7  (17.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 13  (33.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 19  (48.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 18 Farms In Benjamin City, Texas


(updated 2008)











Modes of Transportation in Benjamin City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.00%

Carpooled

22.00%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

2.00%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Benjamin City, Texas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 64

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 15

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 17

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 96


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 54

Renter-occupied housing units : 10

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 15

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 3


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 6

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5

$20,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 10

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4

$45,000 to $49,999 : 2

$50,000 to $59,999 : 18

$60,000 to $74,999 : 11

$75,000 to $99,999 : 17

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Total : 119


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Occupied : 96

Vacant : 23


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 2

Built 1990 to 1999 : 4

Built 1980 to 1989 : 26

Built 1970 to 1979 : 6

Built 1960 to 1969 : 22

Built 1950 to 1959 : 6

Built 1940 to 1949 : 22

Built 1939 or earlier : 31


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Utility gas : 65

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 8

Electricity : 18

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 5

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 3

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $29,999 : 20

$30,000 to $34,999 : 12

$35,000 to $39,999 : 11

$40,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 3

$90,000 to $99,999 : 2

$100,000 to $124,999 : 5

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 3

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 38

Housing units without a mortgage : 45


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Benjamin City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $37,500

Built 1970 to 1979 :

Built 1960 to 1969 : $35,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $32,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $27,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $21,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Benjamin City, Texas: 70.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Benjamin City, Texas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Benjamin City, TX): $31,023
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Benjamin City): $26,100
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Benjamin City): $275
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Benjamin City, Texas

Utility Gas: 68.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 21.4%
Electricity: 9.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Benjamin City, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Benjamin City, Texas

Knox County Hospital Home Care


     Address: 701 South 5th Street, Knox City, Texas 79529
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/29/1995

Home Health Of Rural Texas Inc


     Address: 1104 West California, Seymour, Texas 76380
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/16/1991

Seymour Hospital Home Health


     Address: 201 Stadium Drive Suite 4, Seymour, Texas 76380
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/8/1994

Hospital Home Health Of Wilbarger General Hospital


     Address: 920 Hillcrest Drive, Vernon, Texas 76384
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 6/6/1995

Tlc Home Health


     Address: 709 N Minter Avenue, Throckmorton, Texas 76483
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/25/2006

Hospitals Close To Benjamin City, Texas

Knox County Hospital


     Address: 701 South 5th Street, Knox City, Texas 79529
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Seymour Hospital


     Address: 200 Stadium Drive, Seymour, Texas 76380
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Wilbarger General Hospital


     Address: 920 Hillcrest Dr, Vernon, Texas 76384
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Stamford Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1601 Columbia Street, Stamford, Texas 79553
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Hamlin Memorial Hospital


     Address: 632 N W Second Street, Hamlin, Texas 79520
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Nursing Homes Close To Benjamin City, Texas

Brazos Valley Care Home


     Address: 605 S Ave F, Knox City, Texas 79529
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 46
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Munday Nursing Center


     Address: 421 W F St, Munday, Texas 76371
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 31
     Percent Occupied: 51%

Crowell Nursing Center


     Address: 200 S B Ave, Crowell, Texas 79227
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 51%

Haskell Healthcare Center


     Address: 1504 North First St, Haskell, Texas 79521
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Community Care Center Of Baylor County


     Address: 1110 Westview Dr, Seymour, Texas 76380
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 61%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Benjamin City, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 149 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Benjamin City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 45
    Disabled Workers: 0
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 0
    Children Workers: 5


(updated 2007)



Knox County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.90%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.65%
  • Other 0.45%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Benjamin City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Knox County, TX

7.32 % of Knox County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $27,091

Texas Average 8.37 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Knox County, TX (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Haskell County , TX 1.00 % ($18,833 AGI )

Relocation away from Knox County, TX

8.46 % of Knox County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,709

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Knox County, TX (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Taylor County , TX 0.99 % ($16,750 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Texas

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Texas

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Benjamin City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Benjamin City, Texas directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Texas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
46,484 44,336 50,559 52,574 571,050 59,105 67,707 71,124 77,693 81,235


(updated 2014)



Jails in Benjamin City, Texas


  • Knox County Jail


    104 South Stewart, Benjamin, TX 79505
    Capacity: 14
    Confined: 10
    Avg. Population: 8
    Year Built: 1951


(updated 2006)



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