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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ferris 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
(Ferris City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 76

5 to 9 years : 86

10 to 14 years : 122

15 to 17 years : 57

18 and 19 years : 34

20 years : 44

21 years : 15

22 to 24 years : 82

25 to 29 years : 27

30 to 34 years : 38

35 to 39 years : 67

40 to 44 years : 110

45 to 49 years : 96

50 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 21

65 and 66 years : 7

67 to 69 years : 15

70 to 74 years : 49

75 to 79 years : 9

80 to 84 years : 29

85 years and over : 23

Female:

Under 5 years : 92

5 to 9 years : 130

10 to 14 years : 90

15 to 17 years : 83

18 and 19 years : 40

20 years : 8

21 years : 68

22 to 24 years : 31

25 to 29 years : 65

30 to 34 years : 50

35 to 39 years : 92

40 to 44 years : 85

45 to 49 years : 63

50 to 54 years : 87

55 to 59 years : 59

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 20

67 to 69 years : 31

70 to 74 years : 66

75 to 79 years : 57

80 to 84 years : 34

85 years and over : 18


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ferris City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,794

Multiple ancestry : 207

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 16

Ancestry not reported : 424


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,130

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 5

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 58

Not a U.S. citizen : 240


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ferris City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 168

5 to 17 years : 568

18 to 24 years : 322

25 to 34 years : 180

35 to 44 years : 354

45 to 54 years : 294

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 48

65 to 74 years : 188

75 years and over : 170

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 168

5 to 17 years : 496

18 to 24 years : 249

25 to 34 years : 145

35 to 44 years : 227

45 to 54 years : 205

55 to 59 years : 66

60 and 61 years : 48

62 to 64 years : 48

65 to 74 years : 108

75 years and over : 114

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 25

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 25

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 55

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 55

75 years and over : 43

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 : 8

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 5

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 : 47

18 to 24 years : 64

25 to 34 years : 10

35 to 44 years : 94

45 to 54 years : 34

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 25

75 years and over : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ferris City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 770

Female : 1,104

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 155

Female : 101

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 13

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 170

Female : 128


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ferris City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 1,186

Born in other state in the United States : 166

Native: born outside the United States : 5

Foreign born : 97


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 462

Now married, except separated : 548

Divorced : 165

Separated : 63

Widowed : 88

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 22

Now married, except separated : 104

Divorced : 60

Separated : 0

Widowed : 45

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 13

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 85

Now married, except separated : 149

Divorced : 24

Separated : 10

Widowed : 7


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,657

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 305

Speak English less than "very well" : 281

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ferris City, Texas

  • Other Groups: 1,080   (62.8%)
  • United States Or American: 200   (11.6%)
  • Irish: 118   (6.9%)
  • German: 117   (6.8%)
  • English: 107   (6.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 23   (1.3%)
  • Scottish: 19   (1.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 13   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 12   (0.7%)
  • Czech: 10   (0.6%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 6   (0.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 5   (0.3%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ferris City, Texas is 2,441



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ferris City, Texas: 1,108
Female Population in Ferris City, Texas: 1,333


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ferris City, Texas: 33.1
Median Female Resident Age in Ferris City, Texas: 35.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ferris City, Texas


White


Both sexes

33.7

Male

33.2

Female

34.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.3

Male

32.7

Female

33.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

54.5

Male

56.5

Female

53.0

Asian


Both sexes

47.5

Male

39.5

Female

48.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

21.5

Male

22.3

Female

20.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

13.3

Male

12.5

Female

27.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.0

Male

22.8

Female

23.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.2

Male

38.2

Female

38.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Ferris City, Texas


  • White: 1,454
  • African American: 506
  • American Indian: 113
  • Asian: 2
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 7
  • Some Other Race: 330
  • Two or More Races: 29



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 22   (4.07%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (3.51%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 48   (8.87%)
  • 9th Grade: 21   (3.88%)
  • 10th Grade: 49   (9.06%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (2.96%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 22   (4.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 204   (37.71%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 13   (2.4%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 38   (7.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 8   (1.48%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 54   (9.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (1.48%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (1.11%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 13   (2.4%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (1.62%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.59%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 40   (5.87%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (3.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 31   (4.55%)
  • 10th Grade: 44   (6.46%)
  • 11th Grade: 45   (6.61%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 46   (6.75%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 231   (33.92%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 46   (6.75%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 54   (7.93%)
  • Associate Degree: 14   (2.06%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 74   (10.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 8   (1.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (1.03%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ferris City, Texas

  • Ferris Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 459, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (972) 544-3858, Students: 2,233 )

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

  • Hazel Ingram Elementary


    ( Grades: K-1, Location: P O Box 446, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (972) 544-3212, Students: 528 )

  • Ferris Intermediate


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: P O Box 447, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (972) 544-8662, Students: 483 )

  • Lucy Mae Mcdonald Elementary


    ( Grades: 2-3, Location: P O Box 403, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (972) 544-2574, Students: 329 )

  • Ferris J H


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: P O Box 459, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (972) 544-2279, Students: 327 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ferris City, Texas

  • Ferris H S


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 461, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (972) 544-3737, Students: 566 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Ferris City, Texas

  • Ferris Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: Po Box 382, Ferris, TX 75125, Phone: (972) 544-8388, Students: 11 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Ferris City, Texas

  • Ferris Public Library


    301 E 10th St, Ferris, TX 75125

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Ferris City, Texas


Airport


(1) Eisenbeck Ranch Airport  

Building


(1) Bristol Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Ferris City Hall   (3) Ferris Fire Department   (4) Ferris Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Hefley Cemetery   (2) Norman Cemetery   (3) Old Cemetery   (4) Pruitt Cemetery   (5) Walnut Springs Cemetery  

Census


(1) Bristol Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Ferris Street Church Of Christ   (2) Mount Hored Baptist Church   (3) Weavers Chapel   (4) Zion Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Ferris   (2) Ferris Division  

Dam


(1) Cherry Lake Dam   (2) Soil Conservation Service Site 10 Dam   (3) Soil Conservation Service Site 2 Dam   (4) Soil Conservation Service Site 9 Dam  

Park


(1) Yellow Jacket Stadium  

Populated Place


(1) Bristol   (2) Ferris   (3) India   (4) Walnut Springs  

Post Office


(1) Ferris Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Cherry Lake   (2) Soil Conservation Service Site 10 Reservoir   (3) Soil Conservation Service Site 2 Reservoir   (4) Soil Conservation Service Site 9 Reservoir  

School


(1) Ferris Elementary School   (2) Ferris High School   (3) Ferris Junior High School  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Cottonwood Creek   (3) Gravel Slough   (4) Grove Creek   (5) India Branch   (6) Long Branch   (7) Persimmon Branch   (8) Tenmile Creek  

Tower


(1) Kdft-am Ferris  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ferris City, Texas

75125 (pop. 5,900)


Cities Nearby Ferris City, Texas

Ferris Ccd, TX  (pop. 14,472) 2.6 Miles
Wilmer City, TX  (pop. 3,592) 3.9 Miles
Palmer Town, TX  (pop. 1,587) 7.3 Miles
Pecan Hill City, TX  (pop. 575) 7.6 Miles
Lancaster City, TX  (pop. 37,758) 7.8 Miles
Hutchins City, TX  (pop. 3,067) 7.9 Miles
Red Oak City, TX  (pop. 8,965) 8.1 Miles
Combine City, TX  (pop. 1,784) 9.6 Miles
Seagoville City, TX  (pop. 11,588) 10.6 Miles
Glenn Heights City, TX  (pop. 10,504) 10.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ferris City, Texas

972



Elevation in Ferris City, Texas is 482.0 ft. (147.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ferris City, Texas

Lat: 32.535144 N        Long: -96.667038 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 38   (4.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 42   (4.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 60   (6.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 96   (10.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 124   (14.1%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 131   (14.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 135   (15.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 63   (7.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 38   (4.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 26   (3.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 22   (2.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 28   (3.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 26   (3.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 51   (5.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ferris City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 710

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 149

In 3-person carpool : 96

In 4-person carpool : 0

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 : 12

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 37


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ferris City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 67

5 to 9 minutes : 92

10 to 14 minutes : 21

15 to 19 minutes : 97

20 to 24 minutes : 144

25 to 29 minutes : 90

30 to 34 minutes : 137

35 to 39 minutes : 13

40 to 44 minutes : 82

45 to 59 minutes : 124

60 to 89 minutes : 55

90 or more minutes : 45


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 257

No Social Security income : 510


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 93

No retirement income : 674


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ferris City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 16

$10,000 to $14,999 : 40

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 48

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 26

$35,000 to $39,999 : 19

$40,000 to $44,999 : 21

$45,000 to $49,999 : 17

$50,000 to $59,999 : 59

$60,000 to $74,999 : 97

$75,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 30

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $53,750


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ferris City, Texas

  • KGGR (1040 AM; 3.3 kW; Dallas, TX; Owner: Mortenson Broadcasting Co. Of Texas, Inc.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50.0 kW; Garland, TX; Owner: Texas Cbs Radio Broadcasting L.p.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 5.0 kW; Heath, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50.0 kW; Irving, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KTCK (1310 AM; 9.0 kW; Dallas, TX; Owner: Krbe Lico, Inc.)
  • KMNY (1360 AM; 50.0 kW; Irving, TX; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KBEC (1390 AM; 0.48 kW; Waxahachie, TX; Owner: Faye And Richard Tuck, Inc.)
  • KTNO (1440 AM; 50.0 kW; Dallas, TX; Owner: Mortenson Broadcasting Co. Of Texas, Inc.)
  • KNIT (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Dallas, TX; Owner: Jce Licenses, Llc)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 32.0 kW; Irving, TX; Owner: Liberman Broadcasting Of Dallas License Llc)
  • KPYK (1570 AM; 0.27 kW; Terrell, TX; Owner: Mohnkern Electronics, Inc.)
  • KRVA (1600 AM; 25.0 kW; Dallas, TX; Owner: Mortenson Broadcasting Co. Of Texas, Inc.)
  • KDFT (540 AM; 1.0 kW; Ferris, TX; Owner: Way Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KDFT (540 AM; 0.249 kW; Ferris, TX; Owner: Way Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KLIF (570 AM; 5.0 kW; Dallas, TX; Owner: Klif Lico, Inc.)
  • KKDA (730 AM; 0.5 kW; Grand Prairie, TX; Owner: Service Broadcasting Group, Llc)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50.0 kW; Arlington, TX; Owner: Radio License Holding Iv, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Ferris City, Texas

  • KJKK (100.3 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Texas Cbs Radio Broadcasting L.p.)
  • WRR (101.1 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: City Of Dallas, Texas)
  • KDGE (102.1 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KDMX (102.9 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KVIL (103.7 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Texas Cbs Radio Broadcasting L.p.)
  • KKDA-FM (104.5 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Service Broadcasting Group, Llc)
  • KLLI (105.3 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Texas Cbs Radio Broadcasting L.p.)
  • KHKS (106.1 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Amfm Texas Licenses Limited Partnership)
  • KMVK (107.5 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Texas Cbs Radio Broadcasting L.p.)
  • KEOM (88.5 FM; Mesquite, TX; Owner: Mesquite Independent School District)
  • KNON (89.3 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Agape Broadcasting Foundation, Inc.)
  • KERA (90.1 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: North Texas Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Criswell College)
  • KCBI (90.9 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Criswell College)
  • KVTT (91.7 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Covenant Educational Media, Inc.)
  • KZPS (92.5 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Amfm Texas Licenses Limited Partnership)
  • KDBN (93.3 FM; Irving, TX; Owner: Texas Star Radio, Inc.)
  • KLNO (94.1 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Univision Radio License Corporation)
  • KLTY (94.9 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Inspiration Media Of Texas, Llc)
  • KSCS (96.3 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Radio License Holding Iv, Llc)
  • KEGL (97.1 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KBFB (97.9 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Radio One Licenses, Llc)
  • KLUV (98.7 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Texas Cbs Radio Broadcasting L.p.)
  • KPLX (99.5 FM; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Kplx Lico, Inc.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Ferris City, Texas

  • KTVT (Channel 11; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Cbs Stations Group Of Texas L.p.)
  • KERA-TV (Channel 13; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: North Texas Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Community Television Educators Of Dfw, Inc.)
  • KDTN (Channel 2; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Community Television Educators Of Dfw, Inc.)
  • KTXA (Channel 21; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Television Station Ktxa L.p.)
  • KUVN-TV (Channel 23; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Kuvn License Partnership, L.p.)
  • KDFI (Channel 27; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: New Dmic, Inc.)
  • KMPX (Channel 29; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Liberman Television Of Dallas License Llc)
  • KDAF (Channel 33; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Tribune Television Company)
  • KXTX-TV (Channel 39; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Nbc Telemundo License Co.)
  • KDFW (Channel 4; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Kdfw License, Inc.)
  • KPXD (Channel 42; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Paxson Dallas License, Inc.)
  • KSTR-TV (Channel 49; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Telefutura Dallas Llc)
  • KXAS-TV (Channel 5; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Station Venture Operations, Lp)
  • KFWD (Channel 52; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Hic Broadcast, Inc.)
  • KDTX-TV (Channel 58; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Trinity Broadcasting Of Texas, Inc.)
  • KPXD (Channel 68; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Paxson Dallas License, Inc.)
  • WFAA-TV (Channel 8; Cedar Hill, TX; Owner: Wfaa-tv, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ferris City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 107  (22.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 40  (8.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 57  (12.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 12  (2.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 108  (23.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 151  (34.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 96  (22.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 137  (31.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 113 Farms In Ferris City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ferris City, Texas

Commercial State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $70.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 21

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ferris City, Texas

  • Mid Way Regional


    (about 15.3 miles in Waxahachie, Texas; Airport Code: JWY)

  • Redbird


    (about 15.4 miles in Dallas, Texas; Airport Code: RBD)

  • Dallas Executive


    (about 15.4 miles in Dallas, Texas; Airport Code: RBD)

  • Mesquite Metro


    (about 16.6 miles in Mesquite, Texas; Airport Code: TX1)

  • Dallas Love Field


    (about 24.1 miles in Dallas, Texas; Airport Code: DAL)

  • Grand Prairie Municipal


    (about 24.8 miles in Grand Prairie, Texas; Airport Code: GPM)

  • Arlington Municipal


    (about 26.4 miles in Arlington, Texas; Airport Code: JZT)

  • Greater Southwest International


    (about 29.9 miles in Fort Worth, Texas; Airport Code: GSW)

  • Addison


    (about 31.5 miles in Addison, Texas; Airport Code: ADS)

  • Dallas Fort Worth Regional


    (about 32.6 miles in Dallas, Texas; Airport Code: DFW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ferris City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.26%

Carpooled

15.25%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.45%

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

2.47%

Other Means

1.23%

Worked At Home

1.35%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 378

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 66

Female householder, no husband present : 103

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 198

Householder not living alone : 22


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 11

Male householder and female partner : 23

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 3

All other households : 730


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ferris City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 284

Renter-occupied housing units : 94

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 43

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 51

Renter-occupied housing units : 52

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 116

Renter-occupied housing units : 104


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ferris City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 66

$10,000 to $14,999 : 78

$15,000 to $19,999 : 37

$20,000 to $24,999 : 78

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $44,999 : 31

$45,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 81

$60,000 to $74,999 : 109

$75,000 to $99,999 : 94

$100,000 to $124,999 : 36

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ferris City, Texas)

Total : 815


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ferris City, Texas)

Occupied : 767

Vacant : 48


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ferris City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ferris City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 31

Built 2000 to 2004 : 37

Built 1990 to 1999 : 56

Built 1980 to 1989 : 139

Built 1970 to 1979 : 172

Built 1960 to 1969 : 109

Built 1950 to 1959 : 106

Built 1940 to 1949 : 47

Built 1939 or earlier : 118


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ferris City, Texas)

Utility gas : 378

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 12

Electricity : 374

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 3


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ferris City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 13

$40,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 69

$60,000 to $69,999 : 25

$70,000 to $79,999 : 58

$80,000 to $89,999 : 33

$90,000 to $99,999 : 57

$100,000 to $124,999 : 80

$125,000 to $149,999 : 36

$150,000 to $174,999 : 34

$175,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 to $249,999 : 24

$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
(Ferris 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 : 7

Home equity loan only : 8

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 252

Housing units without a mortgage : 227


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $149,100

Built 2000 to 2004 : $123,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $102,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $100,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $60,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $78,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $85,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $62,100

Built 1939 or earlier : $90,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ferris City, Texas: 76.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ferris 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 4 4 $240,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $240,000
2000        
  Single Family 6 6 $438,000
  Two Family 1 2 $60,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 8 $498,000
2001        
  Single Family 6 6 $645,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $645,000
2002        
  Single Family 9 9 $1,144,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $1,144,000
2003        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,214,500
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,214,500
2004        
  Single Family 3 3 $515,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $515,000
2005        
  Single Family 30 30 $3,045,901
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 30 $3,045,901
2006        
  Single Family 42 42 $5,933,718
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

42 42 $5,933,718


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ferris City, TX): $36,573
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ferris City): $51,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ferris City): $525
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ferris City, Texas

Utility Gas: 54.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.6%
Electricity: 44.5%
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: 0.8%


(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 Ferris City, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ferris City, Texas

Global Care Home Health Agency Inc


     Address: 1431 Gentle Rain Drive, Lancaster, Texas 75134
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/16/2006

Traditional Healthcare Services


     Address: 246 East First Street, Lancaster, Texas 75146
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/10/2005

Multi Care Home Health Services Llc


     Address: 1450 West Pleasant Run Suite 224, Lancaster, Texas 75146
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/3/2003

New Vision Home Health Services Inc


     Address: 3200 W Pleasant Run Rd Suite 240, Lancaster, Texas 75134
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/29/2005

Raytex Home Health


     Address: 208 Dalton Street Suite 101, Desoto, Texas 75115
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/17/2002

Hospitals Close To Ferris City, Texas

Medical Center At Lancaster


     Address: 2600 W Pleasant Run Rd, Lancaster, Texas 75146
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Ennis Regional Medical Center


     Address: 803 West Lampasas, Ennis, Texas 75119
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Baylor Medical Center At Waxahachie


     Address: 1405 W Jefferson St, Waxahachie, Texas 75165
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Dallas Regional Medical Center


     Address: 3500 Interstate 30 At Motley Drive, Mesquite, Texas 75150
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Doctors Hospital


     Address: 9440 Poppy Dr, Dallas, Texas 75218
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Ferris City, Texas

Windsor Place


     Address: 2537 West Pleasant Run, Lancaster, Texas 75146
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 89
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Westridge Nursing And Rehabilitation Lp


     Address: 1241 Westridge Ave, Lancaster, Texas 75146
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 82
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Lancaster Nursing & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1515 N Elm St, Lancaster, Texas 75134
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 97
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Red Oak Health & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 101 Reese Dr, Red Oak, Texas 75154
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 122
     Percent Occupied: 85%

The Manor At Seagoville


     Address: 2416 Elizabeth Ln, Seagoville, Texas 75159
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 87%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ferris City, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 70 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ferris City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 470
    Disabled Workers: 140
    Widowers Workers: 80
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 85


(updated 2007)



Ellis County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.06%
  • Bush & Cheney 74.50%
  • Other 0.43%



(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 Ferris City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Ellis County, TX

10.22 % of Ellis County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $43,494

Texas Average 8.37 %

0.05 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $23,667

Texas Average 0.21 %

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

  • Dallas County , TX 4.23 % ($46,611 AGI )
  • Tarrant County , TX 1.12 % ($49,751 AGI )
  • Navarro County , TX 0.35 % ($30,703 AGI )

Relocation away from Ellis County, TX

7.97 % of Ellis 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 $35,706

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Dallas County , TX 2.43 % ($29,323 AGI )
  • Tarrant County , TX 0.91 % ($35,199 AGI )
  • Navarro County , TX 0.40 % ($31,130 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 Ferris City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Ferris City, Texas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/30/2007, 09:46 am 0 0 $3K --
03/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 1 $10K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
03/13/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $30K --
03/10/2000, 10:20 am 0 0 $50K --
04/26/1999, 07:30 am 0 2 $10K --
05/27/1998, 02:00 am 0 0 $100K --
06/06/1996, 10:05 pm 0 0 $10M --
         





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

Crime in Ferris City, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 1
    per 100,000 0 88 0 0 0 42 0 0 77 76 0 0 40
Rape 1 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 3 1 0 1 3
    per 100,000 45 88 0 86 0 42 41 79 115 38 0 40 120
Robbery 4 2 1 2 2 1 5 0 0 2 3 0 1
    per 100,000 180 88 44 86 85 42 207 0 0 76 121 0 40
Assault 6 0 6 1 5 2 4 9 4 2 8 9 6
    per 100,000 270 0 266 43 213 85 166 354 153 76 322 357 240
Burglary 17 16 16 17 17 28 48 34 29 17 22 13 14
    per 100,000 764 704 708 735 726 1,185 1,988 1,339 1,111 650 885 515 560
Larceny Theft 64 63 66 54 54 50 96 72 48 50 58 40 41
    per 100,000 2,878 2,773 2,922 2,335 2,305 2,116 3,977 2,836 1,838 1,911 2,332 1,585 1,641
Vehicle Theft 4 5 5 13 2 4 14 8 7 2 9 1 4
    per 100,000 180 220 221 562 85 169 580 315 268 76 362 40 160
Arson 1 1 4 4 0 1 1 2 2 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 45 44 177 173 0 42 41 79 77 38 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 2 2 1 2 1 3 3 2 2 3 3 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
22 21 23 22 18 21 40 29 22 18 22 14 15
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
12 11 12 12 10 11 21 16 12 10 13 8 9


(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)



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