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Demographics Analysis

The people of Dimmitt 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
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 189

5 to 9 years : 198

10 to 14 years : 139

15 to 17 years : 102

18 and 19 years : 31

20 years : 0

21 years : 21

22 to 24 years : 39

25 to 29 years : 49

30 to 34 years : 97

35 to 39 years : 83

40 to 44 years : 130

45 to 49 years : 120

50 to 54 years : 154

55 to 59 years : 110

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 63

65 and 66 years : 34

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 41

75 to 79 years : 59

80 to 84 years : 24

85 years and over : 49

Female:

Under 5 years : 177

5 to 9 years : 230

10 to 14 years : 78

15 to 17 years : 115

18 and 19 years : 32

20 years : 59

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 133

25 to 29 years : 93

30 to 34 years : 98

35 to 39 years : 85

40 to 44 years : 60

45 to 49 years : 158

50 to 54 years : 80

55 to 59 years : 141

60 and 61 years : 77

62 to 64 years : 25

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 64

70 to 74 years : 61

75 to 79 years : 78

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 70


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,967

Multiple ancestry : 559

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 244


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,807

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 9

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 272

Not a U.S. citizen : 682


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 366

5 to 17 years : 862

18 to 24 years : 326

25 to 34 years : 337

35 to 44 years : 358

45 to 54 years : 512

55 to 59 years : 251

60 and 61 years : 116

62 to 64 years : 88

65 to 74 years : 244

75 years and over : 310

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 313

5 to 17 years : 564

18 to 24 years : 177

25 to 34 years : 194

35 to 44 years : 160

45 to 54 years : 357

55 to 59 years : 157

60 and 61 years : 66

62 to 64 years : 50

65 to 74 years : 144

75 years and over : 191

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 119

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 19

35 to 44 years : 45

45 to 54 years : 64

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 11

62 to 64 years : 7

65 to 74 years : 54

75 years and over : 74

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 9

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 : 53

5 to 17 years : 179

18 to 24 years : 129

25 to 34 years : 124

35 to 44 years : 153

45 to 54 years : 91

55 to 59 years : 64

60 and 61 years : 39

62 to 64 years : 31

65 to 74 years : 46

75 years and over : 45


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,174

Female : 1,199

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 203

Female : 231

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 9

Foreign born:

Male : 411

Female : 543


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 2,153

Born in other state in the United States : 355

Native: born outside the United States : 9

Foreign born : 829


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 323

Now married, except separated : 987

Divorced : 140

Separated : 57

Widowed : 145

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 15

Now married, except separated : 146

Divorced : 68

Separated : 23

Widowed : 63

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 158

Now married, except separated : 558

Divorced : 0

Separated : 7

Widowed : 60


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,431

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1,148

Speak English less than "very well" : 801

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Dimmitt City, Texas

  • Other Groups: 2,491   (67.9%)
  • United States Or American: 420   (11.5%)
  • German: 203   (5.5%)
  • Irish: 165   (4.5%)
  • English: 121   (3.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 75   (2.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 24   (0.7%)
  • Dutch: 19   (0.5%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 18   (0.5%)
  • Scottish: 16   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 15   (0.4%)
  • Italian: 14   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 13   (0.4%)
  • Swedish: 12   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 12   (0.3%)
  • European: 9   (0.2%)
  • Norwegian: 9   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 8   (0.2%)
  • Polish: 7   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 6   (0.2%)
  • British: 5   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Dimmitt City, Texas is 3,770



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Dimmitt City, Texas: 1,788
Female Population in Dimmitt City, Texas: 1,982


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Dimmitt City, Texas: 35.5
Median Female Resident Age in Dimmitt City, Texas: 33.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Dimmitt City, Texas


White


Both sexes

39.4

Male

37.6

Female

41.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

25.5

Male

24.8

Female

26.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

21.0

Male

24.5

Female

16.5

Asian


Both sexes

28.0

Male

30.0

Female

26.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

25.0

Male

25.3

Female

24.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.8

Male

11.5

Female

13.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.9

Male

25.3

Female

26.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.7

Male

53.4

Female

54.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Dimmitt City, Texas


  • White: 3,346
  • African American: 129
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 12
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 23
  • Some Other Race: 206
  • Two or More Races: 54



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 73   (6.04%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 77   (6.37%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 71   (5.88%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 56   (4.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 68   (5.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 59   (4.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 50   (4.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 32   (2.65%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 368   (30.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 68   (5.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 100   (8.28%)
  • Associate Degree: 38   (3.15%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 95   (7.86%)
  • Master's Degree: 45   (3.73%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.66%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 100   (7.39%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 41   (3.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 56   (4.14%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 98   (7.24%)
  • 9th Grade: 60   (4.43%)
  • 10th Grade: 32   (2.37%)
  • 11th Grade: 64   (4.73%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 30   (2.22%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 370   (27.35%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 80   (5.91%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 134   (9.9%)
  • Associate Degree: 57   (4.21%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 198   (14.63%)
  • Master's Degree: 33   (2.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Dimmitt City, Texas

  • Dimmitt Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 608 W Halsell St, Dimmitt, TX 79027, Phone: (806) 647-3101, Students: 1,114 )

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

  • Richardson El


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 708 W Stinson St, Dimmitt, TX 79027, Phone: (806) 647-4131, Students: 501 )

  • Dimmitt Middle


    ( Grades: 5-8, Location: 805 W Jones St, Dimmitt, TX 79027, Phone: (806) 647-3108, Students: 320 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Dimmitt City, Texas

  • Dimmitt H S


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1505 Western Cir Dr, Dimmitt, TX 79027, Phone: (806) 647-3105, Students: 293 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Dimmitt City, Texas

  • Rhoads Memorial Library


    103 Sw 2nd St, Dimmitt, TX 79027

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Dimmitt City, Texas


  • Castro County Historical Museum Inc


    Po Box 1129, Dimmitt, TX 79027

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Dimmitt City, Texas


Airport


(1) Dimmitt Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Castro County Constable S Office   (2) Castro County Courthouse   (3) Castro County Jail   (4) Castro County Sheriff S Office   (5) Dimmit City Offices   (6) Dimmitt Fire Department   (7) Dimmitt Police Department   (8) Lamb County Library  

Cemetery


(1) Castro Memorial Gardens   (2) Dimmitt Cemetery   (3) Flagg Cemetery  

Church


(1) Bethel Church   (2) Emanuel Baptist Church   (3) First Baptist Church   (4) Lee Street Baptist Church   (5) New Hope Baptist Church   (6) Presbyterian Church  

Civil


(1) Castro County   (2) City Of Dimmitt   (3) Dimmitt Division   (4) Hart Division  

Hospital


(1) Plains Memorial Hospital  

Locale


(1) Cadillac Feedyard   (2) Dimmitt Feed Yard  

Park


(1) Playa Lakes Wildlife Management Area - Dimmit Unit  

Populated Place


(1) Dimmitt   (2) Easter   (3) Flagg   (4) Frio   (5) Jumbo   (6) Mulkey   (7) Roy  

Post Office


(1) Dimmitt Post Office  

School


(1) Dimmitt Alternative Center   (2) Dimmitt Middle School   (3) Richardson Elementary School  

Tower


(1) Kdhn-am Dimmitt   (2) Kdiu-fm Dimmitt   (3) Kmaz-fm Hereford  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Dimmitt City, Texas

79027 (pop. 5,337)


Cities Nearby Dimmitt City, Texas

Dimmitt North Ccd, TX  (pop. 5,234) 4.1 Miles
Dimmitt South Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,999) 10.5 Miles
Nazareth City, TX  (pop. 284) 12.1 Miles
Hart City, TX  (pop. 767) 16.0 Miles
Hereford City, TX  (pop. 14,323) 19.4 Miles
Earth Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,816) 21.7 Miles
Springlake Town, TX  (pop. 88) 22.0 Miles
Hereford East Ccd, TX  (pop. 17,575) 22.2 Miles
Earth City, TX  (pop. 1,194) 22.3 Miles
Friona City, TX  (pop. 3,581) 23.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Dimmitt City, Texas

806



Elevation in Dimmitt City, Texas is 3,858.0 ft. (1,176.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Dimmitt City, Texas

Lat: 34.549052 N        Long: -102.315355 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 51   (3.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 37   (2.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 57   (3.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 153   (9.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 185   (11.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 216   (13.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 404   (24.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 205   (12.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 60   (3.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 74   (4.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 32   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 29   (1.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 76   (4.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 72   (4.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,136

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 164

In 3-person carpool : 30

In 4-person carpool : 37

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 23

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 7

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 7

Other means : 13

Worked at home : 31


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 178

5 to 9 minutes : 585

10 to 14 minutes : 208

15 to 19 minutes : 108

20 to 24 minutes : 49

25 to 29 minutes : 38

30 to 34 minutes : 103

35 to 39 minutes : 39

40 to 44 minutes : 21

45 to 59 minutes : 40

60 to 89 minutes : 27

90 or more minutes : 21


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 362

No Social Security income : 1,033


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 243

No retirement income : 1,152


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 23

$10,000 to $14,999 : 71

$15,000 to $19,999 : 159

$20,000 to $24,999 : 102

$25,000 to $29,999 : 167

$30,000 to $34,999 : 82

$35,000 to $39,999 : 68

$40,000 to $44,999 : 127

$45,000 to $49,999 : 70

$50,000 to $59,999 : 36

$60,000 to $74,999 : 32

$75,000 to $99,999 : 83

$100,000 to $124,999 : 53

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $31,362


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Dimmitt City, Texas

  • KDHN (1470 AM; 0.5 kW; Dimmitt, TX; Owner: Collins Communications Company)

FM Radio Stations Near Dimmitt City, Texas

  • KWDH (88.7 FM; Hereford, TX; Owner: Horizon Christian Fellowship)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Nazareth, TX; Owner: 1 A Chord, Inc)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Dimmitt, TX; Owner: The Johnson Foundation)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Happy, TX; Owner: Hispanic Outreach Ministry, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Dimmitt City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 210  (20.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 104  (10.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 107  (10.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 108  (10.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 175  (17.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 256  (37.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 144  (21.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 221  (32.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 199 Farms In Dimmitt City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Dimmitt City, Texas

First United Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.3m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 22

First Bank Of Muleshoe - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $102.2k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Dimmitt City, Texas

  • Hale County


    (about 43.2 miles in Plainview, Texas; Airport Code: PVW)

  • Clovis Municipal


    (about 44.3 miles in Texico, New Mexico; Airport Code: CVN)

  • Tradewind


    (about 51.1 miles in Amarillo, Texas; Airport Code: TDW)

  • Amarillo International


    (about 57.7 miles in Amarillo, Texas; Airport Code: AMA)

  • Rick Husband Amarillo International


    (about 57.7 miles in Amarillo, Texas; Airport Code: AMA)

  • Cannon AFB


    (about 58.6 miles in Cannon Afb, New Mexico; Airport Code: CVS)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Dimmitt City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.61%

Carpooled

17.27%

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

0.0%

Bicycle

0.24%

Walked

1.26%

Other Means

4.30%

Worked At Home

1.32%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 792

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 70

Female householder, no husband present : 243

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 263

Householder not living alone : 27


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and male partner : 27

All other households : 1,357


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 669

Renter-occupied housing units : 123

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 43

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 137

Renter-occupied housing units : 106

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 151

Renter-occupied housing units : 139


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 122

$10,000 to $14,999 : 98

$15,000 to $19,999 : 169

$20,000 to $24,999 : 148

$25,000 to $29,999 : 178

$30,000 to $34,999 : 92

$35,000 to $39,999 : 103

$40,000 to $44,999 : 141

$45,000 to $49,999 : 70

$50,000 to $59,999 : 58

$60,000 to $74,999 : 32

$75,000 to $99,999 : 90

$100,000 to $124,999 : 62

$125,000 to $149,999 : 17

$150,000 to $199,999 : 8

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Total : 1,568


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Occupied : 1,395

Vacant : 173


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 27

Built 2000 to 2004 : 63

Built 1990 to 1999 : 21

Built 1980 to 1989 : 108

Built 1970 to 1979 : 209

Built 1960 to 1969 : 404

Built 1950 to 1959 : 460

Built 1940 to 1949 : 163

Built 1939 or earlier : 113


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Utility gas : 998

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 10

Electricity : 387

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Dimmitt City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 23

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 5

$25,000 to $29,999 : 82

$30,000 to $34,999 : 77

$35,000 to $39,999 : 99

$40,000 to $49,999 : 165

$50,000 to $59,999 : 81

$60,000 to $69,999 : 58

$70,000 to $79,999 : 90

$80,000 to $89,999 : 43

$90,000 to $99,999 : 76

$100,000 to $124,999 : 138

$125,000 to $149,999 : 26

$150,000 to $174,999 : 15

$175,000 to $199,999 : 14

$200,000 to $249,999 : 0

$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
(Dimmitt 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 : 28

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 440

Housing units without a mortgage : 532


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $71,700

Built 1990 to 1999 :

Built 1980 to 1989 : $29,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $105,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $60,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $48,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $46,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $44,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Dimmitt City, Texas: 76.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Dimmitt City, Texas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 21.88%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 78.13%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Dimmitt 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 1 1 $32,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $32,800
2000        
  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
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 $94,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $94,000
2003        
  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
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 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
2006        
  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


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Dimmitt City, TX): $27,454
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Dimmitt City): $47,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Dimmitt City): $343
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Dimmitt City, Texas

Utility Gas: 85.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.4%
Electricity: 13.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.9%
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 Dimmitt City, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Dimmitt City, Texas

Plains Memorial Hospital Home Health Agency


     Address: 114 W Jones, Dimmitt, Texas 79027
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 3/14/1984

Hereford Regional Medical Center Home Care


     Address: 801 East 3rd Street, Hereford, Texas 79045
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 1/31/1984

Bluebonnet Home Health & Hospice Company


     Address: 304 East 11th, Friona, Texas 79035
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/13/1993

Swisher Memorial Hospital Home Health


     Address: 200 N Austin, Tulia, Texas 79088
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 5/31/1994

Prairie House Home Health & Hospice Services


     Address: 1301 Mesa Drive, Plainview, Texas 79072
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/15/1997

Hospitals Close To Dimmitt City, Texas

Plains Memorial Hospital


     Address: 310 West Halsell Street, Dimmitt, Texas 79027
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Hereford Regional Medical Center


     Address: 801 East Third, Hereford, Texas 79045
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Covenant Hospital Plainview


     Address: 2601 Dimmitt Rd, Plainview, Texas 79072
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Baptist St Anthonys Health System-baptist Campus


     Address: 1600 Wallace Blvd, Amarillo, Texas 79106
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Northwest Texas Surgery Center


     Address: 3501 Soncy Rd Suite 118, Amarillo, Texas 79109
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Dimmitt City, Texas

Hereford Nursing And Rehab


     Address: 231 Kingwood St, Hereford, Texas 79045
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 50
     Percent Occupied: 42%

Prairie Acres


     Address: 201 E 15th, Friona, Texas 79035
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 69%

Runningwater Draw Care Center Inc


     Address: 800 W 13th St, Olton, Texas 79064
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Tulia Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 714 S Austin, Tulia, Texas 79088
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 75%

Park View Nursing Care Center


     Address: 1100 W Ave J, Muleshoe, Texas 79347
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 55
     Percent Occupied: 61%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Dimmitt City, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 306 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Dimmitt City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 470
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 105
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 80


(updated 2007)



Castro County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.97%
  • Bush & Cheney 73.83%
  • Other 0.20%



(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 Dimmitt City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Castro County, TX

6.68 % of Castro County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $24,325

Texas Average 8.37 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lamb County , TX 0.56 % ($28,154 AGI )
  • Randall County , TX 0.56 % ($41,231 AGI )
  • Deaf Smith County , TX 0.52 % ($20,333 AGI )

Relocation away from Castro County, TX

10.90 % of Castro 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 $28,399

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Deaf Smith County , TX 1.24 % ($22,900 AGI )
  • Randall County , TX 1.08 % ($31,077 AGI )
  • Hale County , TX 1.04 % ($21,440 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 Dimmitt City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Dimmitt City, Texas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
04/21/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 -- $25K
07/06/2005, 11:16 pm 0 0 -- $17K
06/10/2005, 04:45 pm 0 0 -- $18K
05/31/2005, 01:53 pm 0 0 $26K $50K
09/22/2004, 05:40 pm 0 0 -- $25K
06/04/2004, 07:50 pm 0 0 -- $50K
10/01/2002, 07:19 pm 0 0 $60K $35K
05/25/2000, 08:20 pm 0 0 -- $50K
07/12/1998, 03:40 pm 0 0 $5K $50K
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
03/23/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $20K --
06/04/2004, 07:50 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/20/2003, 07:05 pm 0 0 $280K --
04/15/2003, 03:35 pm 0 0 $125K --
10/28/2000, 01:10 pm 0 0 $8K --
04/28/1999, 04:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/10/1996, 09:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/01/1918, 12:00 am 0 0 $28K --
         





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

Crime in Dimmitt 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 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2
    per 100,000 0 22 0 24 0 24 0 0 0 0 22 22 44
Assault 10 9 7 10 9 8 11 5 5 8 3 5 13
    per 100,000 224 197 163 237 220 195 288 136 138 221 67 111 289
Burglary 23 23 44 40 55 57 28 45 36 64 29 48 47
    per 100,000 514 503 1,023 950 1,347 1,392 734 1,224 990 1,767 647 1,069 1,044
Larceny Theft 63 63 89 113 175 102 84 81 73 151 77 106 80
    per 100,000 1,408 1,379 2,069 2,683 4,287 2,491 2,202 2,203 2,008 4,169 1,717 2,361 1,778
Vehicle Theft 3 6 9 8 12 3 6 4 4 4 3 5 11
    per 100,000 67 131 209 190 294 73 157 109 110 110 67 111 244
Arson 1 2 4 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 22 44 93 47 0 49 0 0 28 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 3 2 3 2 2 3 1 1 2 1 2 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
23 24 37 41 61 41 30 33 29 55 27 40 35
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
13 13 19 22 31 22 16 17 15 28 14 21 19


(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 Dimmitt City, Texas


  • Castro County Jail


    Courthouse, Dimmitt, TX 79027
    Confined: 12
    Avg. Population: 18


(updated 2006)



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