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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lamesa 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
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 420

5 to 9 years : 441

10 to 14 years : 269

15 to 17 years : 267

18 and 19 years : 44

20 years : 0

21 years : 37

22 to 24 years : 38

25 to 29 years : 100

30 to 34 years : 250

35 to 39 years : 225

40 to 44 years : 223

45 to 49 years : 327

50 to 54 years : 381

55 to 59 years : 277

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 154

65 and 66 years : 36

67 to 69 years : 83

70 to 74 years : 152

75 to 79 years : 153

80 to 84 years : 131

85 years and over : 75

Female:

Under 5 years : 360

5 to 9 years : 253

10 to 14 years : 403

15 to 17 years : 144

18 and 19 years : 163

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 199

25 to 29 years : 348

30 to 34 years : 180

35 to 39 years : 322

40 to 44 years : 275

45 to 49 years : 322

50 to 54 years : 305

55 to 59 years : 276

60 and 61 years : 171

62 to 64 years : 150

65 and 66 years : 55

67 to 69 years : 107

70 to 74 years : 263

75 to 79 years : 242

80 to 84 years : 142

85 years and over : 134


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 7,441

Multiple ancestry : 543

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 37

Ancestry not reported : 940


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 8,419

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 43

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 174

Not a U.S. citizen : 325


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 780

5 to 17 years : 1,777

18 to 24 years : 481

25 to 34 years : 878

35 to 44 years : 1,045

45 to 54 years : 1,335

55 to 59 years : 553

60 and 61 years : 235

62 to 64 years : 304

65 to 74 years : 696

75 years and over : 877

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 756

5 to 17 years : 1,633

18 to 24 years : 368

25 to 34 years : 692

35 to 44 years : 921

45 to 54 years : 1,125

55 to 59 years : 502

60 and 61 years : 226

62 to 64 years : 235

65 to 74 years : 572

75 years and over : 692

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 17 years : 128

18 to 24 years : 44

25 to 34 years : 115

35 to 44 years : 19

45 to 54 years : 100

55 to 59 years : 21

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 41

65 to 74 years : 85

75 years and over : 111

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 37

25 to 34 years : 6

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 16

18 to 24 years : 32

25 to 34 years : 65

35 to 44 years : 105

45 to 54 years : 110

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 39

75 years and over : 74


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,647

Female : 4,075

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 206

Female : 491

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 37

Female : 6

Foreign born:

Male : 257

Female : 242


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 6,385

Born in other state in the United States : 410

Native: born outside the United States : 43

Foreign born : 240


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,010

Now married, except separated : 3,377

Divorced : 691

Separated : 138

Widowed : 478

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 44

Now married, except separated : 366

Divorced : 50

Separated : 7

Widowed : 112

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 37

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 40

Now married, except separated : 411

Divorced : 0

Separated : 25

Widowed : 23


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 4,696

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2,400

Speak English less than "very well" : 974

German:

Speak English "very well" : 18

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 70

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lamesa City, Texas

  • Other Groups: 4,945   (65.5%)
  • United States Or American: 801   (10.6%)
  • German: 490   (6.5%)
  • English: 444   (5.9%)
  • Irish: 380   (5.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 125   (1.7%)
  • European: 98   (1.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 67   (0.9%)
  • Scottish: 55   (0.7%)
  • Italian: 36   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 26   (0.3%)
  • Northern European: 20   (0.3%)
  • Polish: 9   (0.1%)
  • British: 9   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.1%)
  • Swedish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Dutch: 7   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 7   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 5   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lamesa City, Texas is 8,961



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lamesa City, Texas: 4,147
Female Population in Lamesa City, Texas: 4,814


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lamesa City, Texas: 39.8
Median Female Resident Age in Lamesa City, Texas: 42.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lamesa City, Texas


White


Both sexes

37.2

Male

33.8

Female

40.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.5

Male

30.7

Female

42.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.5

Male

25.5

Female

41.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.0

Male

24.5

Female

36.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

56.5

Male

34.5

Female

58.5

Other


Both sexes

30.4

Male

29.4

Female

31.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.3

Male

24.0

Female

19.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.7

Male

26.6

Female

30.6

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.5

Male

47.4

Female

53.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Lamesa City, Texas


  • White: 7,078
  • African American: 320
  • American Indian: 110
  • Asian: 12
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,241
  • Two or More Races: 200



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 190   (6.68%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 152   (5.34%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 160   (5.62%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 197   (6.92%)
  • 9th Grade: 199   (6.99%)
  • 10th Grade: 61   (2.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 138   (4.85%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 133   (4.67%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 782   (27.49%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 112   (3.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 241   (8.47%)
  • Associate Degree: 49   (1.72%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 320   (11.25%)
  • Master's Degree: 55   (1.93%)
  • Professional School Degree: 47   (1.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.32%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 229   (6.61%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 119   (3.44%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 112   (3.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 230   (6.64%)
  • 9th Grade: 199   (5.75%)
  • 10th Grade: 118   (3.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 148   (4.27%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 115   (3.32%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,086   (31.36%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 255   (7.36%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 387   (11.18%)
  • Associate Degree: 75   (2.17%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 293   (8.46%)
  • Master's Degree: 75   (2.17%)
  • Professional School Degree: 22   (0.64%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Lamesa City, Texas

  • Lamesa Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 261, Lamesa, TX 79331, Phone: (806) 872-5461, Students: 2,044 )

  • Klondike Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2911 County Rd H, Lamesa, TX 79331, Phone: (806) 462-7334, Students: 180 )

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

  • South El


    ( Grades: K-2, Location: P O Box 261, Lamesa, TX 79331, Phone: (806) 872-5401, Students: 631 )

  • North El


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: P O Box 261, Lamesa, TX 79331, Phone: (806) 872-5428, Students: 470 )

  • Lamesa Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P O Box 261, Lamesa, TX 79331, Phone: (806) 872-8301, Students: 396 )

  • Klondike Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2911 County Rd H, Lamesa, TX 79331, Phone: (806) 462-7332, Students: 180 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lamesa City, Texas

  • Lamesa H S


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 261, Lamesa, TX 79331, Phone: (806) 872-8385, Students: 547 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Lamesa City, Texas

  • Dawson County Public Library


    511 N 3rd St, Lamesa, TX 79331

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lamesa City, Texas


  • Dal Paso Museum


    125 Main Ave, Lamesa, TX 79331

  • Lamesa Dawson County Museum Association


    Po Box 1445, Lamesa, TX 79331

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Lamesa City, Texas


Airport


(1) Lamesa Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) City Of Lamesa Municipal Building   (2) Dal Paso Museum   (3) Dawson County Emergency Medical Services - Hill Corporation   (4) Dawson County Law Enforcement Center   (5) Dawson County Sheriff S Office   (6) Lamesa Fire Department Central Station   (7) Lamesa Fire Department Northern Station   (8) Lamesa Police Department   (9) Los Ybanez Volunteer Fire Department   (10) Texas Department Of Criminal Justice Region 5 Preston E Smith Unit  

Church


(1) Calvary United Pentecostal Church   (2) Crestview Baptist Church   (3) First Presbyterian Church   (4) First United Methodist Church   (5) Harvest Community Church Of Lamesa   (6) Northridge Methodist Church   (7) Northside Baptist Church   (8) Saint John Baptist Church   (9) Saint John Episcopal Church   (10) Saint Margaret Mary Catholic Church Convent   (11) Second Baptist Church   (12) Sunset Baptist Church   (13) Templo Elim Spanish Assembly Of God Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Lamesa   (2) City Of Los Ybanez   (3) Dawson County   (4) Lamesa Division   (5) Lamesa Northeast Division   (6) Lamesa Southwest Division  

Hospital


(1) Medical Arts Hospital  

Locale


(1) Lamesa Farm Workers Community Historic District  

Oilfield


(1) Gin Oil Field   (2) Lamesa West Oil Field  

Park


(1) Ninth Street Park   (2) North Park  

Populated Place


(1) Arvana   (2) Friendship   (3) Hancock   (4) Lamesa   (5) Los Ybanez   (6) Union  

Post Office


(1) Lamesa Post Office  

School


(1) Lamesa High School   (2) Middle School   (3) North Elementary School   (4) North School   (5) Rogers Elementary School   (6) South Elementary School   (7) South School   (8) Vz Rogers School  

Tower


(1) Kpet-am Lamesa   (2) Kymi-fm Los Ybanez  

Valley


(1) Rock Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lamesa City, Texas

79331 (pop. 14,272)


Cities Nearby Lamesa City, Texas

Lamesa Ccd, TX  (pop. 11,612) 0.1 Miles
Los Ybanez City, TX  (pop. 18) 2.5 Miles
Lamesa Southwest Ccd, TX  (pop. 387) 9.4 Miles
Lamesa Northeast Ccd, TX  (pop. 438) 11.2 Miles
Lamesa Northwest Ccd, TX  (pop. 384) 11.6 Miles
Lamesa Southeast Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,010) 11.9 Miles
O'donnell City, TX  (pop. 955) 17.6 Miles
O'donnell Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,100) 19.4 Miles
Ackerly City, TX  (pop. 298) 20.2 Miles
Gail North Ccd, TX  (pop. 165) 28.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lamesa City, Texas

806



Elevation in Lamesa City, Texas is 2,986.0 ft. (910.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lamesa City, Texas

Lat: 32.734439 N        Long: -101.958190 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 86   (2.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 123   (3.4%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 196   (5.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 325   (9.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 414   (11.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 784   (21.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 622   (17.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 267   (7.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 191   (5.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 56   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 110   (3.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 120   (3.3%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 273   (7.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,873

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 149

In 3-person carpool : 72

In 4-person carpool : 35

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 : 24

Other means : 133

Worked at home : 67


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 490

5 to 9 minutes : 1,366

10 to 14 minutes : 641

15 to 19 minutes : 365

20 to 24 minutes : 88

25 to 29 minutes : 68

30 to 34 minutes : 69

35 to 39 minutes : 57

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 19

60 to 89 minutes : 56

90 or more minutes : 67


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,367

No Social Security income : 2,258


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 280

No retirement income : 3,345


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 120

$10,000 to $14,999 : 271

$15,000 to $19,999 : 170

$20,000 to $24,999 : 170

$25,000 to $29,999 : 301

$30,000 to $34,999 : 261

$35,000 to $39,999 : 109

$40,000 to $44,999 : 127

$45,000 to $49,999 : 79

$50,000 to $59,999 : 269

$60,000 to $74,999 : 193

$75,000 to $99,999 : 233

$100,000 to $124,999 : 118

$125,000 to $149,999 : 118

$150,000 to $199,999 : 35

$200,000 or more : 27


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $36,250


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Lamesa City, Texas

  • KPET (690 AM; 0.25 kW; La Mesa, TX; Owner: Dcb License Sub Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Lamesa City, Texas

  • KTXC (104.7 FM; Tarzan, TX; Owner: Midessa Broadcasting Limited Partnership)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; La Mesa, TX; Owner: Templo Piedra Angular)
  • KBKN (91.3 FM; La Mesa, TX; Owner: La Promesa Foundation)
  • KBKN (91.3 FM; Odonnell, TX; Owner: La Promesa Foundation)
  • KBXJ (98.5 FM; La Mesa, TX; Owner: Kymi License Sub Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Lamesa City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 340  (16.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 402  (19.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 383  (18.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 97  (4.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 500  (23.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 382  (23.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 537  (32.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 681  (41.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 8  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 533 Farms In Lamesa City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lamesa City, Texas

The State National Bank Of Big Spring - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $312.9k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 3

The Lamesa National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $290.1k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 1

First United Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 22

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lamesa City, Texas

  • Howard County


    (about 42.6 miles in Big Spring, Texas; Airport Code: HCA)

  • Andrews County


    (about 43.4 miles in Andrews, Texas; Airport Code: AWX)

  • Big Spring McMahon-Wrinkle


    (about 43.9 miles in Big Spring, Texas; Airport Code: BGS)

  • Post Garza County Municipal


    (about 48.3 miles in Post, Texas; Airport Code: TX7)

  • Midland Airpark


    (about 49.0 miles in Midland, Texas; Airport Code: MDD)

  • Town and Country Airpark


    (about 52.6 miles in Lubbock, Texas; Airport Code: RQT)

  • Lubbock Executive Airpark


    (about 52.6 miles in Lubbock, Texas; Airport Code: RQT)

  • Denver City Airport


    (about 53.9 miles in Denver City, Texas; Airport Code: TX2)

  • Slaton Municipal


    (about 54.6 miles in Ransom Canyon, Texas; Airport Code: TX8)

  • Midland International


    (about 56.5 miles in Midland, Texas; Airport Code: MAF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lamesa City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.01%

Carpooled

14.08%

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

0.19%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.22%

Walked

1.52%

Other Means

2.82%

Worked At Home

2.17%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,058

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 187

Female householder, no husband present : 356

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 981

Householder not living alone : 43


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 39

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 105

All other households : 3,481


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,809

Renter-occupied housing units : 249

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 59

Renter-occupied housing units : 128

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 246

Renter-occupied housing units : 110

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 674

Renter-occupied housing units : 350


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 280

$10,000 to $14,999 : 478

$15,000 to $19,999 : 316

$20,000 to $24,999 : 328

$25,000 to $29,999 : 350

$30,000 to $34,999 : 287

$35,000 to $39,999 : 128

$40,000 to $44,999 : 167

$45,000 to $49,999 : 89

$50,000 to $59,999 : 427

$60,000 to $74,999 : 206

$75,000 to $99,999 : 257

$100,000 to $124,999 : 118

$125,000 to $149,999 : 118

$150,000 to $199,999 : 35

$200,000 or more : 41


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Total : 4,348


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Occupied : 3,625

Vacant : 723


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 37

Built 1990 to 1999 : 119

Built 1980 to 1989 : 125

Built 1970 to 1979 : 719

Built 1960 to 1969 : 1,029

Built 1950 to 1959 : 1,279

Built 1940 to 1949 : 672

Built 1939 or earlier : 368


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Utility gas : 2,728

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 849

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 12

Other fuel : 19

No fuel used : 17


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lamesa City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 203

$10,000 to $14,999 : 206

$15,000 to $19,999 : 216

$20,000 to $24,999 : 116

$25,000 to $29,999 : 269

$30,000 to $34,999 : 176

$35,000 to $39,999 : 175

$40,000 to $49,999 : 265

$50,000 to $59,999 : 272

$60,000 to $69,999 : 166

$70,000 to $79,999 : 162

$80,000 to $89,999 : 138

$90,000 to $99,999 : 138

$100,000 to $124,999 : 78

$125,000 to $149,999 : 38

$150,000 to $174,999 : 42

$175,000 to $199,999 : 48

$200,000 to $249,999 : 73

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 7

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lamesa 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 : 20

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 873

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,895


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $90,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $208,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $38,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $50,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $45,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $45,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : $31,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $18,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lamesa City, Texas: 69.3%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Lamesa City, Texas

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 5.33%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 61.33%
  • Other institutional facilities : 21.33%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 12%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Lamesa City, TX): $27,362
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lamesa City): $36,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lamesa City): $349
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lamesa City, Texas

Utility Gas: 79.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.8%
Electricity: 19.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Lamesa City, Texas

Medical Arts Hospital Home Care


     Address: 200 North 3rd Street, Lamesa, Texas 79331
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 12/22/1987

Brmc Home Care


     Address: 705 East Felt, Brownfield, Texas 79316
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 6/21/1991

Caring Hearts


     Address: 1900 Scurry, Big Spring, Texas 79720
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/11/2004

Best Home Care


     Address: 1900 Gregg Street Suite C, Big Spring, Texas 79720
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/17/1977

Memorial Hospital Home Health Care


     Address: 1004 Hobbs Highway Suite 2, Seminole, Texas 79360
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/21/1988

Hospitals Close To Lamesa City, Texas

Medical Arts Hospital


     Address: 1600 N Bryan Ave, Lamesa, Texas 79331
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Brownfield Regional Medical Center


     Address: 705 East Felt Street, Brownfield, Texas 79316
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Scenic Mountain Medical Center


     Address: 1601 W 11th Place, Big Spring, Texas 79720
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Permian Regional Medical Center Andrews County Ho


     Address: 720 Hospital Drive, Andrews, Texas 79714
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Midland Memorial Hospital


     Address: 2200 West Illinois Ave, Midland, Texas 79701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Lamesa City, Texas

Sage Healthcare Center


     Address: 1201 N 15th St, Lamesa, Texas 79331
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 48%

Tumbleweed


     Address: 1101 E Lake St, Brownfield, Texas 79316
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 77%

Brownfield Rehabilitation And Care Center


     Address: 510 S First St, Brownfield, Texas 79316
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 44
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Mountain View Lodge


     Address: 2009 Virginia, Big Spring, Texas 79720
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 33%

Lamun-lusk-sanchez Texas State Veterans Home


     Address: 1809 N Hwy 87, Big Spring, Texas 79720
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 146
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lamesa City, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 245 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lamesa City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 1,345
    Disabled Workers: 275
    Widowers Workers: 325
    Spouses Workers: 230
    Children Workers: 155


(updated 2007)



Dawson County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 24.51%
  • Bush & Cheney 75.23%
  • Other 0.26%



(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 Lamesa City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Dawson County, TX

6.05 % of Dawson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $26,370

Texas Average 8.37 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Lubbock County , TX 1.03 % ($24,524 AGI )
  • Midland County , TX 0.54 % ($24,409 AGI )
  • Howard County , TX 0.39 % ($24,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Dawson County, TX

7.33 % of Dawson 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 $26,709

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Lubbock County , TX 1.43 % ($24,797 AGI )
  • Midland County , TX 0.85 % ($27,629 AGI )
  • Howard County , TX 0.56 % ($17,304 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 Lamesa City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

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

Crime in Lamesa City, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 10 0 11 0 11 12 0 0 0
Rape 1 5 1 1 4 2 1 3 2 1 12 11 5
    per 100,000 10 48 10 10 42 21 11 34 23 12 125 116 55
Robbery 2 2 2 3 0 5 2 2 0 2 2 1 1
    per 100,000 20 19 20 31 0 52 22 22 0 23 21 11 11
Assault 41 42 32 37 52 46 46 25 33 23 58 13 38
    per 100,000 403 404 326 385 545 480 502 281 376 265 603 137 416
Burglary 78 73 71 95 73 74 60 86 111 59 72 72 96
    per 100,000 766 702 724 987 765 772 655 967 1,265 679 748 758 1,051
Larceny Theft 188 177 257 210 145 131 131 166 204 146 132 174 298
    per 100,000 1,847 1,703 2,621 2,183 1,520 1,367 1,429 1,867 2,326 1,681 1,372 1,832 3,262
Vehicle Theft 14 8 11 13 9 12 12 16 19 9 9 20 20
    per 100,000 138 77 112 135 94 125 131 180 217 104 94 211 219
Arson 1 0 1 3 1 0 2 6 5 3 4 0 3
    per 100,000 10 0 10 31 10 0 22 67 57 35 42 0 33
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
11 12 9 10 14 13 13 8 9 7 18 6 11
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
70 65 85 80 57 54 51 69 85 54 54 67 104
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
41 38 47 45 36 34 32 38 47 31 36 36 58


(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 Lamesa City, Texas


  • Dawson County Jail


    401 S. 2nd Street, Lamesa, TX 79331
    Confined: 39
    Avg. Population: 35


(updated 2006)



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