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Demographics Analysis

The people of Childress 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
(Childress City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 310

5 to 9 years : 113

10 to 14 years : 247

15 to 17 years : 148

18 and 19 years : 119

20 years : 38

21 years : 101

22 to 24 years : 201

25 to 29 years : 672

30 to 34 years : 392

35 to 39 years : 226

40 to 44 years : 237

45 to 49 years : 160

50 to 54 years : 145

55 to 59 years : 179

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 95

65 and 66 years : 64

67 to 69 years : 104

70 to 74 years : 66

75 to 79 years : 104

80 to 84 years : 58

85 years and over : 31

Female:

Under 5 years : 171

5 to 9 years : 209

10 to 14 years : 168

15 to 17 years : 47

18 and 19 years : 193

20 years : 10

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 100

25 to 29 years : 148

30 to 34 years : 83

35 to 39 years : 185

40 to 44 years : 128

45 to 49 years : 273

50 to 54 years : 167

55 to 59 years : 132

60 and 61 years : 84

62 to 64 years : 70

65 and 66 years : 68

67 to 69 years : 58

70 to 74 years : 115

75 to 79 years : 118

80 to 84 years : 82

85 years and over : 84


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Childress City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,769

Multiple ancestry : 652

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 106

Ancestry not reported : 2,036


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,067

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 9

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 68

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 146

Not a U.S. citizen : 273


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Childress City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 481

5 to 17 years : 932

18 to 24 years : 774

25 to 34 years : 1,295

35 to 44 years : 776

45 to 54 years : 745

55 to 59 years : 311

60 and 61 years : 132

62 to 64 years : 165

65 to 74 years : 475

75 years and over : 477

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 481

5 to 17 years : 845

18 to 24 years : 666

25 to 34 years : 1,048

35 to 44 years : 523

45 to 54 years : 520

55 to 59 years : 204

60 and 61 years : 83

62 to 64 years : 125

65 to 74 years : 291

75 years and over : 333

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 19

18 to 24 years : 86

25 to 34 years : 115

35 to 44 years : 155

45 to 54 years : 186

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 49

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 174

75 years and over : 121

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 33

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 35

35 to 44 years : 9

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 : 35

18 to 24 years : 22

25 to 34 years : 97

35 to 44 years : 89

45 to 54 years : 39

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Childress City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,956

Female : 2,163

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 553

Female : 395

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 44

Female : 33

Foreign born:

Male : 305

Female : 114


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Childress City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 3,801

Born in other state in the United States : 763

Native: born outside the United States : 77

Foreign born : 248


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,514

Now married, except separated : 1,480

Divorced : 481

Separated : 120

Widowed : 376

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 170

Now married, except separated : 549

Divorced : 130

Separated : 17

Widowed : 63

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 44

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 83

Now married, except separated : 250

Divorced : 45

Separated : 23

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,734

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 899

Speak English less than "very well" : 426

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Childress City, Texas

  • Other Groups: 1,658   (36.0%)
  • United States Or American: 896   (19.5%)
  • English: 586   (12.7%)
  • German: 440   (9.6%)
  • Irish: 376   (8.2%)
  • Scotch-irish: 114   (2.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 103   (2.2%)
  • Italian: 76   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 57   (1.2%)
  • Scottish: 53   (1.2%)
  • Hungarian: 33   (0.7%)
  • British: 30   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 30   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 27   (0.6%)
  • Swedish: 27   (0.6%)
  • European: 22   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 19   (0.4%)
  • Polish: 17   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 13   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 10   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Childress City, Texas is 6,563



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Childress City, Texas: 3,858
Female Population in Childress City, Texas: 2,705


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Childress City, Texas: 29.8
Median Female Resident Age in Childress City, Texas: 42.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Childress City, Texas


White


Both sexes

34.0

Male

30.7

Female

42.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.0

Male

27.6

Female

40.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.5

Male

30.5

Female

33.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.8

Male

30.3

Female

38.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

15.0

Male

0.0

Female

15.0

Other


Both sexes

31.0

Male

30.5

Female

31.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.7

Male

20.5

Female

19.6

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.9

Male

26.8

Female

28.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.9

Male

37.6

Female

46.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Childress City, Texas


  • White: 4,889
  • African American: 965
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 58
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 620
  • Two or More Races: 31



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 121   (4.47%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 48   (1.77%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 94   (3.47%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 175   (6.46%)
  • 9th Grade: 119   (4.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 332   (12.26%)
  • 11th Grade: 104   (3.84%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 75   (2.77%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 847   (31.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 178   (6.58%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 330   (12.19%)
  • Associate Degree: 69   (2.55%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 117   (4.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 20   (0.74%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (0.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 69   (2.55%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 50   (2.74%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 71   (3.89%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 99   (5.42%)
  • 9th Grade: 83   (4.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 101   (5.53%)
  • 11th Grade: 118   (6.47%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 66   (3.62%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 566   (31.01%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 167   (9.15%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 211   (11.56%)
  • Associate Degree: 127   (6.96%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 128   (7.01%)
  • Master's Degree: 30   (1.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Childress City, Texas

  • Childress Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 179, Childress, TX 79201, Phone: (940) 937-2501, Students: 1,199 )

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

  • Childress El


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 300 3rd St S E, Childress, TX 79201, Phone: (940) 937-6313, Students: 603 )

  • Childress J H


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 700 Commerce St, Childress, TX 79201, Phone: (940) 937-3641, Students: 261 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Childress City, Texas

  • Childress H S


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 800 Ave J N W, Childress, TX 79201, Phone: (940) 937-6131, Students: 335 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Childress City, Texas

  • Childress Public Library


    117 Ave B Ne, Childress, TX 79201

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Childress City, Texas


  • Ceevee Landmark Preservation


    Po Box 5, Childress, TX 79201

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Childress 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 Childress City, Texas.

Area Features of Childress City, Texas


Airport


(1) Childress Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Childress City Fire Department   (2) Childress City Hall   (3) Childress County Constable S Office   (4) Childress County Detention Center   (5) Childress County Heritage Museum   (6) Childress County Sheriff S Office   (7) Childress Police Department   (8) Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Region 5 T L Roach Unit   (9) Texas Department Of Public Safety Highway Patrol Office  

Cemetery


(1) Kirkland Cemetery   (2) Tennessee Valley Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bible Baptist Church   (2) Church Of Christ Childress   (3) Fairview United Pentecostal Church   (4) Holy Angels Catholic Church   (5) Hooleyan Church   (6) Lonnie Church   (7) New Hope Baptist Church   (8) Parkview Baptist Church   (9) Saint John Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) Childress County   (2) Childress Division   (3) City Of Childress  

Dam


(1) Lake Scott Dam   (2) Nippert Lake Dam   (3) Park Lake Dam   (4) Texas No Name Number 23 Dam   (5) Txnoname 1 Dam  

Hospital


(1) Childress Regional Medical Center  

Locale


(1) Buckle L Ranch   (2) Childress Country Club  

Military


(1) Childress Army Air Field Historical  

Park


(1) Fair Park   (2) Fair Park Stadium  

Populated Place


(1) Abington   (2) Carey   (3) Childress   (4) Kirkland   (5) Smithdale  

Post Office


(1) Childress Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Lake Scott   (2) Nippert Lake   (3) Park Lake  

School


(1) Childress Elementary School   (2) Childress High School   (3) Childress Junior High School   (4) East Ward School   (5) Garden Valley School   (6) River Camp School   (7) Robert E Lee School   (8) Whites Creek School   (9) Wilson School  

Stream


(1) Big Nasty Creek   (2) Chimney Creek   (3) Conkline Creek   (4) Flat Top Creek   (5) Gypsum Creek   (6) Little Nasty Creek   (7) Middle Pease River   (8) North Pease River   (9) Raggedy Bill Creek   (10) Salt Creek   (11) Scatterbranch Creek   (12) Shores Creek   (13) Whites Creek  

Summit


(1) Flat Top  

Tower


(1) Kctx-am Childress   (2) Ksrw-fm Childress  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Childress City, Texas

79201 (pop. 7,682)


Cities Nearby Childress City, Texas

Childress Ccd, TX  (pop. 7,465) 0.3 Miles
North River Ccd, TX  (pop. 65) 14.9 Miles
Estelline Town, TX  (pop. 133) 15.2 Miles
Goodlett Ccd, TX  (pop. 71) 18.3 Miles
Estelline Ccd, TX  (pop. 315) 18.5 Miles
Paducah North Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,581) 21.4 Miles
Dodson Town, TX  (pop. 92) 25.9 Miles
Memphis Ccd, TX  (pop. 2,356) 27.0 Miles
Memphis City, TX  (pop. 2,265) 28.0 Miles
Quanah City, TX  (pop. 2,552) 28.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Childress City, Texas

940



Elevation in Childress City, Texas is 1,900.0 ft. (579.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Childress City, Texas

Lat: 34.424922 N        Long: -100.213915 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Childress 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 Childress City, Texas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 40   (2.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 81   (4.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 70   (3.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 39   (1.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 187   (9.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 270   (13.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 495   (24.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 263   (13.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 77   (3.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 153   (7.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 27   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 14   (0.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 120   (5.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 182   (9.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Childress City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,885

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 182

In 3-person carpool : 32

In 4-person carpool : 17

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 : 20

Bicycle : 30

Walked : 108

Other means : 22

Worked at home : 34


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Childress City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 487

5 to 9 minutes : 924

10 to 14 minutes : 507

15 to 19 minutes : 144

20 to 24 minutes : 119

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 102

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 13

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 744

No Social Security income : 1,352


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 230

No retirement income : 1,866


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Childress City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 222

$10,000 to $14,999 : 119

$15,000 to $19,999 : 197

$20,000 to $24,999 : 28

$25,000 to $29,999 : 17

$30,000 to $34,999 : 70

$35,000 to $39,999 : 69

$40,000 to $44,999 : 102

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 170

$60,000 to $74,999 : 141

$75,000 to $99,999 : 130

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $199,999 : 29

$200,000 or more : 45


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $40,705


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Childress City, Texas

  • KREL (1150 AM; 0.5 kW; Quanah, TX; Owner: M&m Broadcasters, Ltd.)
  • KCTX (1510 AM; 0.25 kW; Childress, TX; Owner: James G. Boles)

FM Radio Stations Near Childress City, Texas

  • NEW (88.5 FM; Memphis, TX; Owner: Breath Of The Spirit Ministries)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Childress, TX; Owner: Centro De Milagros Congregation, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.1 FM; Estelline, TX; Owner: Grace Community Church Of Amarillo)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Estelline, TX; Owner: Centro De Milagros Congregation, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Wellington, TX; Owner: American Family Association)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Dodson, TX; Owner: La Promesa Foundation)
  • KKRE (92.5 FM; Gould, OK; Owner: Altus Fm, Inc.)
  • KCTX-FM (96.1 FM; Childress, TX; Owner: James G. Boles)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Childress City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 252  (24.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 158  (15.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 119  (11.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 76  (7.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 279  (26.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 319  (29.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 305  (28.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 420  (39.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 269 Farms In Childress City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Childress City, Texas

First Bank And Trust Of Childress - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $163.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

Interbank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.5m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 42

Wellington State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $247.2k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 6

First National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $781.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 191

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Childress City, Texas

  • Smiley Johnson Municipal/Bass Field


    (about 50.1 miles in Lelia Lake, Texas; Airport Code: XXD)

  • Altus Municipal


    (about 53.3 miles in Altus, Oklahoma; Airport Code: AXS)

  • Altus/Quartz Mountain Regional


    (about 53.3 miles in Altus, Oklahoma; Airport Code: AXS)

  • Altus AFB


    (about 56.0 miles in Altus, Oklahoma; Airport Code: LTS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Childress City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.70%

Carpooled

14.27%

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

0.38%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.72%

Other Means

0.57%

Worked At Home

3.35%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Childress 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
(Childress City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,032

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 56

Female householder, no husband present : 400

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 522

Householder not living alone : 86


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 16

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 200

All other households : 1,880


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Childress City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 966

Renter-occupied housing units : 66

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 40

Renter-occupied housing units : 16

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 164

Renter-occupied housing units : 236

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 312

Renter-occupied housing units : 296


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Childress City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 305

$10,000 to $14,999 : 267

$15,000 to $19,999 : 195

$20,000 to $24,999 : 76

$25,000 to $29,999 : 85

$30,000 to $34,999 : 190

$35,000 to $39,999 : 133

$40,000 to $44,999 : 102

$45,000 to $49,999 : 65

$50,000 to $59,999 : 231

$60,000 to $74,999 : 141

$75,000 to $99,999 : 148

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $199,999 : 29

$200,000 or more : 45


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Childress City, Texas)

Total : 2,764


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Childress City, Texas)

Occupied : 2,096

Vacant : 668


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Childress City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Childress City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 78

Built 1990 to 1999 : 283

Built 1980 to 1989 : 433

Built 1970 to 1979 : 230

Built 1960 to 1969 : 381

Built 1950 to 1959 : 572

Built 1940 to 1949 : 233

Built 1939 or earlier : 554


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Childress City, Texas)

Utility gas : 1,344

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 17

Electricity : 685

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 50

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Childress City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 72

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 77

$25,000 to $29,999 : 52

$30,000 to $34,999 : 75

$35,000 to $39,999 : 108

$40,000 to $49,999 : 386

$50,000 to $59,999 : 92

$60,000 to $69,999 : 133

$70,000 to $79,999 : 88

$80,000 to $89,999 : 134

$90,000 to $99,999 : 84

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 15

$175,000 to $199,999 : 33

$200,000 to $249,999 : 29

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 28

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 18

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Childress 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 : 25

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 796

Housing units without a mortgage : 661


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $63,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $43,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $89,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $75,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $44,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $45,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $51,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Childress City, Texas: 63.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Childress City, Texas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 95.91%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 4.09%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Childress City, Texas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 80 $3,493,578
  Total

5 80 $3,493,578
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $34,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $34,000
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 1 1 $13,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $13,000
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $70,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 5 48 $600,000
  Total

6 49 $670,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 1 1 $120,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $120,000
2006        
  Single Family 3 3 $286,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $286,600


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Childress City, TX): $26,536
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Childress City): $43,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Childress City): $340
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Childress City, Texas

Utility Gas: 81.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.0%
Electricity: 17.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.4%
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 Childress City, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Childress City, Texas

Childress Regional Medical Center Home Health Serv


     Address: 901 Highway 83 North, Childress, Texas 79201
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/24/1983

Hardeman County Home Health


     Address: 404 Mercer Street, Quanah, Texas 79252
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 11/30/1994

Harmon County Home Health Care


     Address: 313 E Chestnut, Hollis, Oklahoma 73550
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/15/1995

Roadrunner Homecare


     Address: 1635 N 18th, Memphis, Texas 79245
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/27/1983

Collingsworth Home Health


     Address: 1504 15th Street, Wellington, Texas 79095
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/9/1984

Hospitals Close To Childress City, Texas

Childress Regional Medical Center


     Address: Hwy 83 North, Childress, Texas 79201
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Harmon Memorial Hospital


     Address: 400 East Chestnut Street, Hollis, Oklahoma 73550
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Mangum City Hospital


     Address: One Wickersham Drive, Mangum, Oklahoma 73554
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Jackson County Memorial Hospital


     Address: "p O Box 8190, 1200 East Pecan", Altus, Oklahoma 73523
     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

Nursing Homes Close To Childress City, Texas

Childress Healthcare Center


     Address: 1200 7th St Nw, Childress, Texas 79201
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 32
     Percent Occupied: 27%

Turner Nursing And Rehabilitation Lp


     Address: 1610 Ave G Nw, Childress, Texas 79201
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 29
     Percent Occupied: 48%

Quanah Parker Nursing Center


     Address: 1106 W 14th St, Quanah, Texas 79252
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 48%

Memphis Convalescent Center


     Address: 1415 N 18th St, Memphis, Texas 79245
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 56%

Paducah Nursing Center


     Address: 800 Seventh St, Paducah, Texas 79248
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 17
     Percent Occupied: 40%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Childress City, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 207 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Childress City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 765
    Disabled Workers: 160
    Widowers Workers: 160
    Spouses Workers: 75
    Children Workers: 95


(updated 2007)



Childress County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 23.83%
  • Bush & Cheney 75.98%
  • Other 0.19%



(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 Childress City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Childress County, TX

8.67 % of Childress County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,694

Texas Average 8.37 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lubbock County , TX 0.61 % ($34,000 AGI )
  • Potter County , TX 0.56 % ($25,545 AGI )
  • Hall County , TX 0.51 % ($26,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Childress County, TX

7.54 % of Childress 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 $33,349

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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


(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 Childress City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Childress City, Texas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/08/2007, 03:30 am 0 0 $15K --
         
Hail        
06/03/2007, 02:05 am 0 0 -- $125K
06/16/2006, 07:30 pm 0 0 -- $200K
05/09/2006, 08:34 pm 0 0 $25K --
05/09/2006, 08:28 pm 0 0 $75K --
04/28/2006, 04:00 pm 0 0 $118K --
10/10/2005, 03:40 pm 0 0 -- $24K
07/07/2004, 12:43 am 0 0 $50K $75K
07/01/2004, 07:00 pm 0 0 -- $25K
07/01/2004, 06:11 pm 0 0 -- $25K
05/24/2003, 10:27 pm 0 0 -- $20K
05/03/2003, 06:10 pm 0 1 -- --
05/03/2003, 04:13 pm 0 0 $20K --
04/23/2003, 12:18 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/04/2002, 01:10 pm 0 0 -- $25K
05/24/2002, 04:25 pm 0 0 $100K --
05/24/2002, 02:29 pm 0 0 $100K --
08/23/2001, 05:11 pm 0 0 -- $50K
08/23/2001, 04:55 pm 0 0 -- $100K
05/29/2001, 08:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/02/2001, 07:50 pm 0 0 $50K $75K
05/02/2001, 07:05 pm 0 0 $350K --
05/02/2001, 06:30 pm 0 0 -- $50K
05/02/2001, 05:53 pm 0 0 -- $25K
05/02/2001, 05:52 pm 0 0 $75K $25K
05/02/2001, 05:10 pm 0 0 -- $20K
04/22/2001, 09:49 am 0 0 $2K --
05/25/2000, 11:00 pm 0 0 -- $10K
04/30/2000, 02:49 pm 0 0 $15K --
04/30/2000, 02:38 pm 0 0 $20K --
04/15/2000, 03:35 pm 0 0 -- $5K
05/25/1999, 10:19 pm 0 0 -- $50K
06/11/1997, 07:30 pm 0 0 -- $150K
05/22/1996, 04:30 pm 0 0 $3M $100K
01/01/1910, 12:00 am 0 0 -- $10K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
09/06/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
03/22/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $18K --
06/16/2006, 07:30 pm 0 0 $20K $100K
05/30/2006, 07:35 pm 0 0 $40K --
05/30/2006, 06:55 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/09/2006, 08:25 pm 0 0 $100K --
09/13/2005, 05:40 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/22/2004, 12:10 am 0 0 $25K --
06/02/2004, 06:00 pm 0 0 $500K --
06/02/2004, 05:55 pm 0 0 $25K --
04/15/2003, 06:12 pm 0 0 $60K --
04/15/2003, 06:10 pm 0 0 $85K --
06/15/2002, 07:58 pm 0 0 $250K --
06/15/2002, 07:55 pm 0 0 $2K --
06/15/2002, 07:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/04/2002, 01:20 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/29/2001, 08:30 pm 0 0 $12K --
04/13/1999, 06:00 pm 0 0 $300K --
04/05/1999, 12:50 am 0 0 $5K --
07/12/1998, 06:32 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/14/1998, 09:15 pm 0 0 $10K $10K
05/14/1998, 09:12 pm 0 0 $10K $10K
06/16/1997, 06:21 pm 0 0 $20K --
07/24/1996, 01:50 am 0 0 $5K --
07/24/1996, 01:30 am 0 0 $1K --
06/18/1996, 06:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
06/04/1996, 08:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/26/1996, 04:40 am 0 0 $50K --
05/26/1996, 04:30 am 0 0 $50K --
01/01/1923, 12:00 am 0 0 $108K --
         





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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 Childress City, Texas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Childress City, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
Rape 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 n/a
    per 100,000 14 0 44 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 n/a
Robbery 2 2 2 1 3 1 0 0 6 0 0 1 n/a
    per 100,000 29 28 30 15 45 15 0 0 93 0 0 16 n/a
Assault 11 15 14 11 27 23 26 28 16 22 18 28 n/a
    per 100,000 159 212 207 163 404 339 392 431 247 340 289 455 n/a
Burglary 39 26 43 46 58 33 30 44 52 38 21 33 n/a
    per 100,000 563 367 637 682 868 486 452 677 802 588 337 537 n/a
Larceny Theft 100 108 77 67 94 75 57 61 38 32 45 47 n/a
    per 100,000 1,443 1,525 1,140 994 1,407 1,104 860 939 586 495 722 764 n/a
Vehicle Theft 11 1 7 6 6 10 7 10 6 2 3 4 n/a
    per 100,000 159 14 104 89 90 147 106 154 93 31 48 65 n/a
Arson 0 2 5 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 28 74 15 15 44 0 0 0 0 48 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
4 4 5 3 8 6 7 7 6 6 5 7 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
38 34 33 30 40 30 24 29 24 18 18 21 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
21 19 19 17 24 18 15 18 15 12 11 14 n/a


(updated 2013)



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 Childress City, Texas


  • Childress County Jail


    100 Avenue East, N.w., Childress, TX 79201
    Capacity: 24
    Confined: 18
    Avg. Population: 19
    Year Built: 1939


(updated 2006)



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