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   (County: Irion County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Mertzon 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
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 9 years : 37

10 to 14 years : 38

15 to 17 years : 27

18 and 19 years : 12

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 41

35 to 39 years : 74

40 to 44 years : 26

45 to 49 years : 3

50 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 11

67 to 69 years : 2

70 to 74 years : 12

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 7

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 21

10 to 14 years : 21

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 23

30 to 34 years : 47

35 to 39 years : 37

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 16

50 to 54 years : 18

55 to 59 years : 38

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 31

75 to 79 years : 6

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 526

Multiple ancestry : 69

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 30

Ancestry not reported : 92


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 680

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

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

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 9

Not a U.S. citizen : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 144

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 111

35 to 44 years : 179

45 to 54 years : 61

55 to 59 years : 63

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 21

65 to 74 years : 64

75 years and over : 24

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 144

18 to 24 years : 12

25 to 34 years : 97

35 to 44 years : 135

45 to 54 years : 48

55 to 59 years : 49

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 44

75 years and over : 9

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 13

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 20

75 years and over : 15

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 : 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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 20

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 324

Female : 256

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 53

Female : 47

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 8

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 5

Female : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 449

Born in other state in the United States : 100

Native: born outside the United States : 8

Foreign born : 15


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 90

Now married, except separated : 285

Divorced : 27

Separated : 11

Widowed : 30

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 28

Now married, except separated : 52

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 29

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 360

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 292

Speak English less than "very well" : 36

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 5


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Mertzon City, Texas

  • Other Groups: 324   (42.6%)
  • United States Or American: 118   (15.5%)
  • German: 102   (13.4%)
  • Irish: 72   (9.5%)
  • English: 59   (7.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 21   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 16   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 14   (1.8%)
  • Polish: 9   (1.2%)
  • European: 8   (1.1%)
  • Dutch: 7   (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 6   (0.8%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.3%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Mertzon City, Texas is 717



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Mertzon City, Texas: 390
Female Population in Mertzon City, Texas: 327


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Mertzon City, Texas: 35.9
Median Female Resident Age in Mertzon City, Texas: 41.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Mertzon City, Texas


White


Both sexes

41.9

Male

40.7

Female

42.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.5

Male

17.5

Female

27.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

67.5

Male

67.5

Female

0.0

Asian


Both sexes

49.5

Male

0.0

Female

49.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

38.5

Male

37.5

Female

42.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.5

Male

14.5

Female

20.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

36.0

Male

34.0

Female

37.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.4

Male

43.0

Female

43.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Mertzon City, Texas


  • White: 572
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 9
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 136
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 6   (2.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (4.63%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (3.09%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 12   (4.63%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (5.41%)
  • 10th Grade: 7   (2.7%)
  • 11th Grade: 5   (1.93%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 14   (5.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 97   (37.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 14   (5.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 34   (13.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 6   (2.32%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 26   (10.04%)
  • Master's Degree: 4   (1.54%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (3.14%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (3.48%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (2.44%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 9   (3.14%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (3.14%)
  • 10th Grade: 14   (4.88%)
  • 11th Grade: 9   (3.14%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (3.83%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 86   (29.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 28   (9.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 36   (12.54%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (4.18%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 36   (12.54%)
  • Master's Degree: 9   (3.14%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (0.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Mertzon City, Texas

  • Irion County Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 404 N 4th St, Mertzon, TX 76941, Phone: (325) 835-6111, Students: 360 )

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

  • Irion El


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: P O Box 469, Mertzon, TX 76941, Phone: (325) 835-3991, Students: 168 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Mertzon City, Texas

  • Irion H S


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: P O Box 469, Mertzon, TX 76941, Phone: (325) 835-2881, Students: 192 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Mertzon City, Texas

  • Irion County Library


    101 S Broadway St, Mertzon, TX 76941

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Mertzon City, Texas


  • Irion County Museum And Historical Society


    598 Lindell Ave, Mertzon, TX 76941

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Mertzon City, Texas


Airport


(1) Creekside Airport   (2) Noelke Ranch Airport  

Building


(1) Irion County Emergency Medical Service   (2) Irion County Museum   (3) Irion County Sheriff S Office   (4) Irion County Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Mertzon City Hall   (6) Old Irion County Courthouse  

Cemetery


(1) Mertzon Cemetery   (2) Sherwood Cemetery  

Civil


(1) City Of Mertzon   (2) Irion County   (3) Mertzon North Division   (4) Mertzon South Division  

Lake


(1) Clay Waterhole   (2) Jehovahs Witnesses Waterhole  

Locale


(1) Baze Windmill   (2) Bluff Windmill   (3) Carter Windmill   (4) Causey Windmill   (5) Chosey Windmill   (6) Coon Dive Windmill   (7) Cox Ranch   (8) Divide Windmill   (9) Elkins Windmill   (10) Flat Rock Windmill   (11) High Lonesome Windmill   (12) Highway Windmill   (13) Kite Windmill   (14) Lower Gillis Windmill   (15) Magruder Ranch   (16) Mallard Windmill   (17) North Liveoak Windmill   (18) North Windmill   (19) Oil Well Windmill   (20) Probandt Ranch   (21) Ratliff Windmill   (22) River Windmill   (23) Seven D Ranch   (24) Sheen Ranch   (25) South Windmill   (26) Sugg Ranch   (27) Twentyfoot Windmill   (28) Upper Bradford Windmill   (29) Upper Gillis Windmill   (30) Upper Vinson Windmill   (31) Vat Windmill   (32) West Windmill   (33) Wilson Windmill  

Oilfield


(1) Mertzon Oil Field  

Populated Place


(1) Mertzon   (2) Noelke   (3) Old Burk Place   (4) Old Freitag Place   (5) Sherwood  

Post Office


(1) Mertzon Post Office  

School


(1) Irion Elementary School   (2) Irion High School  

Spring


(1) Lopez Spring   (2) Seven Springs  

Stream


(1) Bull Run Creek   (2) Dry Creek   (3) Kiowa Creek   (4) Lopez Creek  

Summit


(1) High Point Hill   (2) Ketchum Mountain   (3) Lopez Peaks   (4) Monument Hill  

Valley


(1) Big Hollow Draw   (2) Bradford Draw   (3) Causey Draw   (4) Coon Dive Draw   (5) Dutch Woman Draw   (6) East Dutch Woman Draw   (7) Hay Hollow   (8) Mcdowell Draw   (9) Nine Draw   (10) North Liveoak Draw   (11) Rock Pen Draw   (12) Seep Draw   (13) South Liveoak Draw   (14) Telephone Draw   (15) Tepee Draw   (16) Wallace Draw   (17) West Dutch Woman Draw   (18) Wilson Draw  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Mertzon City, Texas

76941 (pop. 1,560)


Cities Nearby Mertzon City, Texas

Mertzon South Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,575) 7.1 Miles
Mertzon North Ccd, TX  (pop. 103) 16.1 Miles
West Tom Green Ccd, TX  (pop. 24,766) 16.2 Miles
Christoval Cdp, TX  (pop. 372) 19.8 Miles
San Angelo City, TX  (pop. 96,093) 25.5 Miles
San Angelo Ccd, TX  (pop. 77,390) 26.0 Miles
Eldorado West Ccd, TX  (pop. 275) 26.1 Miles
Grape Creek Cdp, TX  (pop. 2,920) 26.9 Miles
Eldorado City, TX  (pop. 2,151) 30.6 Miles
East Tom Green Ccd, TX  (pop. 4,487) 34.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Mertzon City, Texas

325



Elevation in Mertzon City, Texas is 2,608.0 ft. (795.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Mertzon City, Texas

Lat: 31.259951 N        Long: -100.820759 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 11   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 6   (1.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 13   (3.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 31   (8.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 46   (12.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 83   (22.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 89   (24.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 45   (12.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 16   (4.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 2   (0.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 7   (1.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 12   (3.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 322

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 79

In 3-person carpool : 0

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 : 3

Other means : 16

Worked at home : 10


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 51

5 to 9 minutes : 131

10 to 14 minutes : 13

15 to 19 minutes : 0

20 to 24 minutes : 49

25 to 29 minutes : 5

30 to 34 minutes : 82

35 to 39 minutes : 37

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 15

60 to 89 minutes : 23

90 or more minutes : 14


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 92

No Social Security income : 224


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 38

No retirement income : 278


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 5

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 50

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 13

$75,000 to $99,999 : 59

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $38,750


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Mertzon City, Texas

  • KKSA (1260 AM; 0.54 kW; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Foster Communications Company, Inc.)
  • KCRN (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Criswell College)
  • KEAS (1590 AM; 1.0 kW; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Partnership Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (750 AM; 1.0 kW; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Bret D. Huggins)
  • KGKL (960 AM; 5.0 kW; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Double O Texas Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Mertzon City, Texas

  • KCLL (100.1 FM; Grape Creek, TX; Owner: Foster Communications Co., Inc.)
  • NEW (101.1 FM; Grape Creek, TX; Owner: Ace Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (101.1 FM; Mertzon, TX; Owner: Ace Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (101.1 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Ortiz, Maria J)
  • KWFR (101.9 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Foster Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (104.5 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: James Falcon)
  • KLDE (104.9 FM; Eldorado, TX; Owner: Darby Advertising, Inc.)
  • KMDX (106.1 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Four R Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (106.5 FM; Eldorado, TX; Owner: Gap Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KSJT-FM (107.5 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: La Unica Broadcasting Co.)
  • KLRW (88.5 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Eldorado, TX; Owner: The Center For Education Nonprofit Corp.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Eldorado, TX; Owner: Iglesia Jesucristo Es Mi Refugio, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Eldorado, TX; Owner: Oasis Of Faith, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Christoval, TX; Owner: The Center For Education Nonprofit Corp.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Vision Celestial)
  • KUTX (90.1 FM; Grape Creek, TX; Owner: The University Of Texas At Austin)
  • KLTP (90.9 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KMEO (91.9 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KDCD (92.9 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Four R Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KIXY-FM (94.7 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Foster Communications Company, Inc.)
  • KGKL-FM (97.5 FM; San Angelo, TX; Owner: Double O Texas Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Mertzon City, Texas

  • 960726KI (Channel 21; Grape Creek, TX; Owner: Faith Pleases God Church Corporation)
  • KSAN-TV (Channel 3; Grape Creek, TX; Owner: Mission Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KIDY (Channel 6; Grape Creek, TX; Owner: Sage Broadcasting Corporation)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Mertzon City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 35  (17.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 18  (8.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 25  (12.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (3.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 46  (22.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 70  (37.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 40  (21.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 65  (34.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (1.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 79 Farms In Mertzon City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Mertzon City, Texas

The First National Bank Of Mertzon - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $360.9k
    Industry Specialization: Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Mertzon City, Texas

  • San Angelo Regional/Mathis Field


    (about 20.5 miles in San Angelo, Texas; Airport Code: SJT)

  • Ozona Municipal


    (about 42.7 miles in Ozona, Texas; Airport Code: OZA)

  • Sonora Municipal


    (about 47.7 miles in Sonora, Texas; Airport Code: FVD)

  • Bruce Field


    (about 57.4 miles in Rowena, Texas; Airport Code: TX4)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Mertzon City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.51%

Carpooled

10.64%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.53%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.13%

Other Means

0.53%

Worked At Home

2.66%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 192

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 29

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 95

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 316


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 166

Renter-occupied housing units : 26

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 22

Renter-occupied housing units : 7

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 72

Renter-occupied housing units : 23


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 24

$15,000 to $19,999 : 12

$20,000 to $24,999 : 31

$25,000 to $29,999 : 11

$30,000 to $34,999 : 21

$35,000 to $39,999 : 75

$40,000 to $44,999 : 35

$45,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 22

$75,000 to $99,999 : 59

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Total : 389


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Occupied : 316

Vacant : 73


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 3

Built 1990 to 1999 : 46

Built 1980 to 1989 : 61

Built 1970 to 1979 : 39

Built 1960 to 1969 : 21

Built 1950 to 1959 : 103

Built 1940 to 1949 : 42

Built 1939 or earlier : 74


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Utility gas : 57

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 102

Electricity : 132

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 25

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Mertzon City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 21

$25,000 to $29,999 : 42

$30,000 to $34,999 : 22

$35,000 to $39,999 : 15

$40,000 to $49,999 : 38

$50,000 to $59,999 : 23

$60,000 to $69,999 : 31

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 5

$90,000 to $99,999 : 14

$100,000 to $124,999 : 7

$125,000 to $149,999 : 5

$150,000 to $174,999 : 4

$175,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 to $249,999 : 5

$250,000 to $299,999 : 5

$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
(Mertzon City, Texas)

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

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

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 97

Housing units without a mortgage : 163


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $42,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $88,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $32,900

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 : $28,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $170,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $56,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Mertzon City, Texas: 66.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Mertzon City, TX): $33,333
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Mertzon City): $54,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Mertzon City): $481
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Mertzon City, Texas

Utility Gas: 1.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 53.3%
Electricity: 42.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 1.6%


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



Health Care Centers Close To Mertzon City, Texas

Concho Valley Home Health Care


     Address: 2412 College Hills Blvd Suite 210, San Angelo, Texas 76904
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/3/2003

Angels Care Home Health Of San Angelo


     Address: 217 West Beauregard, San Angelo, Texas 76903
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/10/2004

Shannon Home Health Services


     Address: 2030 Pulliam Street Suite 6, San Angelo, Texas 76905
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/25/1984

Intrepid Usa Healthcare Services


     Address: 3310 West Loop 306, San Angelo, Texas 76904
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/15/2003

Baptist Memorials Home Health And Hospice


     Address: 902 North Main, San Angelo, Texas 76903
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/2/1994

Hospitals Close To Mertzon City, Texas

San Angelo Community Medical Center


     Address: 3501 Knickerbocker Road, San Angelo, Texas 76904
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Shannon Medical Center


     Address: 120 East Harris Avenue, San Angelo, Texas 76903
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

North Runnels Hospital


     Address: 7821 East Highway 153, Winters, Texas 79567
     Hospital Type: Critical Access 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

Mitchell County Hospital


     Address: 997 West I-20, Colorado City, Texas 79512
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Mertzon City, Texas

Elsie Gayer Health Care Center


     Address: 902 N Main St, San Angelo, Texas 76903
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 150
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Shannon Medical Center


     Address: 2018 Pulliam, San Angelo, Texas 76903
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 24
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Trisun Care Center Regency House


     Address: 3745 Summer Crest Dr, San Angelo, Texas 76901
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Riverside Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 609 Rio Concho Dr, San Angelo, Texas 76903
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 34%

Park Plaza Nursing Center


     Address: 2210 Howard St, San Angelo, Texas 76901
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 83
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Mertzon City, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 189 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Mertzon City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 175
    Disabled Workers: 30
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 30


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Mertzon City, Texas


Charges


Sewerage: $78,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $88,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $30,000
Central Staff Services: $28,000
General Public Buildings: $13,000
Regular Highways: $26,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,000
Sewerage: $112,000
General - Other: $18,000
Water Utilities: $89,000


Other Capital Outlay


Regular Highways: $56,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


General: $4,000


Tax


Property: $78,000
Total General Sales: $42,000
Public Utilities: $15,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $7,000
General Revenue, Nec: $2,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $435,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $114,000


(updated 2006)



Irion County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 17.03%
  • Bush & Cheney 82.61%
  • Other 0.36%



(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 Mertzon City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Irion County, TX

16.04 % of Irion County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,072

Texas Average 8.37 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Tom Green County , TX 7.80 % ($34,148 AGI )

Relocation away from Irion County, TX

11.03 % of Irion 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 $30,111

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Texas

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


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Texas

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

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























Storms In Mertzon City, Texas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
05/31/1999, 06:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
03/04/2004, 10:15 am 0 0 $5K --
03/23/2000, 01:40 am 0 0 $3K --
05/31/1999, 06:40 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/14/1997, 06:30 pm 0 0 $50K --
         





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



Number of Sex Offenders In Texas

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


(updated 2014)



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