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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ponder Town, 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
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 28

5 to 9 years : 53

10 to 14 years : 28

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 8

20 years : 0

21 years : 13

22 to 24 years : 7

25 to 29 years : 18

30 to 34 years : 81

35 to 39 years : 36

40 to 44 years : 23

45 to 49 years : 28

50 to 54 years : 1

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 1

65 and 66 years : 4

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 2

Female:

Under 5 years : 19

5 to 9 years : 57

10 to 14 years : 31

15 to 17 years : 17

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 2

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 12

25 to 29 years : 87

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 30

40 to 44 years : 13

45 to 49 years : 23

50 to 54 years : 18

55 to 59 years : 18

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 18

65 and 66 years : 5

67 to 69 years : 4

70 to 74 years : 4

75 to 79 years : 2

80 to 84 years : 3

85 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 412

Multiple ancestry : 153

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 235


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ponder Town, Texas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 780

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 : 10

Not a U.S. citizen : 2


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 47

5 to 17 years : 203

18 to 24 years : 42

25 to 34 years : 199

35 to 44 years : 102

45 to 54 years : 70

55 to 59 years : 42

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 24

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 45

5 to 17 years : 196

18 to 24 years : 34

25 to 34 years : 174

35 to 44 years : 77

45 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 25

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 11

65 to 74 years : 35

75 years and over : 19

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 2

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 1

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 23

45 to 54 years : 28

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 5

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 8

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 2

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 1

60 and 61 years : 2

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 347

Female : 313

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 66

Female : 54

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 2

Female : 6

Foreign born:

Male : 4

Female : 8


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 651

Born in other state in the United States : 119

Native: born outside the United States : 2

Foreign born : 9


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 93

Now married, except separated : 325

Divorced : 7

Separated : 0

Widowed : 25

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 84

Divorced : 8

Separated : 1

Widowed : 4

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 6

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 12

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 719

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 3


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ponder Town, Texas

  • United States Or American: 67   (22.0%)
  • Other Groups: 55   (18.0%)
  • English: 47   (15.4%)
  • German: 34   (11.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 17   (5.6%)
  • Italian: 12   (3.9%)
  • Irish: 12   (3.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 9   (3.0%)
  • Scottish: 8   (2.6%)
  • Dutch: 7   (2.3%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 7   (2.3%)
  • Israeli: 7   (2.3%)
  • Swedish: 5   (1.6%)
  • French Canadian: 5   (1.6%)
  • Russian: 4   (1.3%)
  • Finnish: 3   (1.0%)
  • Polish: 2   (0.7%)
  • Celtic: 2   (0.7%)
  • British: 2   (0.7%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ponder Town, Texas is 800



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ponder Town, Texas: 419
Female Population in Ponder Town, Texas: 381


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ponder Town, Texas: 30.8
Median Female Resident Age in Ponder Town, Texas: 27.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ponder Town, Texas


White


Both sexes

32.5

Male

31.9

Female

33.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.5

Male

29.5

Female

34.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

35.5

Female

45.8

Asian


Both sexes

38.5

Male

34.0

Female

41.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.5

Male

26.5

Female

26.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.5

Male

15.5

Female

11.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.2

Male

19.5

Female

25.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.3

Male

32.3

Female

34.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Ponder Town, Texas


  • White: 781
  • African American: 3
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 10
  • Two or More Races: 6



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Ponder Town, Texas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (1.83%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1   (0.61%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (1.83%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (3.05%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (4.88%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 6   (3.66%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 57   (34.76%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 24   (14.63%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 28   (17.07%)
  • Associate Degree: 4   (2.44%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 18   (10.98%)
  • Master's Degree: 5   (3.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (1.22%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (1.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (2.45%)
  • 9th Grade: 3   (1.84%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 8   (4.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5   (3.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 52   (31.9%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 19   (11.66%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 31   (19.02%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (5.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 20   (12.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 10   (6.13%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ponder Town, Texas

  • Ponder Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 278, Ponder, TX 76259, Phone: (940) 479-8200, Students: 999 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Ponder Town, Texas

  • Ponder El


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: P O Box 278, Ponder, TX 76259, Phone: (940) 479-8320, Students: 492 )

  • Ponder Junior High


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: P O Box 278, Ponder, TX 76259, Phone: (940) 479-8220, Students: 236 )

  • Denton Co J J A E P


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 278, Ponder, TX 76259, Phone: (940) 898-5840, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ponder Town, Texas

  • Ponder H S


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P O Box 278, Ponder, TX 76259, Phone: (940) 479-8312, Students: 271 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Ponder Town, Texas

  • Betty Foster Public Library


    405 Shaffner St, Ponder, TX 76259

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ponder Town, 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 Ponder Town, Texas.

Area Features of Ponder Town, Texas


Airport


(1) Clark Airport   (2) Deussen Field Airport   (3) Flying P Airport   (4) Palmer Field Airport   (5) Prose Field Airport   (6) Rodeo Airstrip   (7) Roma Airport  

Building


(1) Ponder Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Akain Cemetery   (2) Stony Cemetery  

Church


(1) Brown Chapel  

Civil


(1) Town Of Dish   (2) Town Of Ponder  

Dam


(1) C Hobson Dunn Dam Number 1   (2) C Hobson Dunn Dam Number 2   (3) Deussen Reservoir Dam   (4) Soil Conservation Service Site 11 Dam   (5) Soil Conservation Service Site 26 Dam   (6) Soil Conservation Service Site 27a Dam  

Locale


(1) City Of Denton Water Treatment Facility   (2) Dun Ranch  

Populated Place


(1) Dish   (2) Northlake   (3) Ponder  

Post Office


(1) Ponder Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) C Hobson Dunn Lake Number 1   (2) C Hobson Dunn Lake Number 2   (3) Duessen Reservoir   (4) Soil Conservation Service Site 26 Reservoir   (5) Soil Conservation Service Site 27a Reservoir   (6) Soil Conservation Service Site Number 11 Reservoir  

Stream


(1) Morris Branch   (2) Wolf Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ponder Town, Texas

76259 (pop. 2,824)


Cities Nearby Ponder Town, Texas

Ponder Town, TX  (pop. 800) 0.0 Miles
Justin City, TX  (pop. 3,289) 6.3 Miles
Corral City Town, TX  (pop. 57) 6.5 Miles
Krum City, TX  (pop. 3,968) 6.6 Miles
Northlake Town, TX  (pop. 860) 7.0 Miles
Argyle City, TX  (pop. 3,342) 7.3 Miles
Justin-roanoke Ccd, TX  (pop. 41,718) 8.0 Miles
Denton Ccd, TX  (pop. 99,042) 9.2 Miles
Denton City, TX  (pop. 120,858) 9.4 Miles
Bartonville Town, TX  (pop. 1,201) 10.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ponder Town, Texas

940



Elevation in Ponder Town, Texas is 751.0 ft. (229.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ponder Town, Texas

Lat: 33.179741 N        Long: -97.285805 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 12   (5.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 5   (2.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 36   (15.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 32   (13.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 42   (17.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 64   (27.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 17   (7.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 3   (1.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 4   (1.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 10   (4.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 374

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 41

In 3-person carpool : 2

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 : 3

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 3


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 2

5 to 9 minutes : 10

10 to 14 minutes : 12

15 to 19 minutes : 102

20 to 24 minutes : 59

25 to 29 minutes : 24

30 to 34 minutes : 63

35 to 39 minutes : 47

40 to 44 minutes : 21

45 to 59 minutes : 33

60 to 89 minutes : 40

90 or more minutes : 7


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ponder Town, Texas)

With Social Security income : 54

No Social Security income : 211


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ponder Town, Texas)

With retirement income : 47

No retirement income : 218


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1

$35,000 to $39,999 : 2

$40,000 to $44,999 : 15

$45,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 16

$60,000 to $74,999 : 39

$75,000 to $99,999 : 76

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $81,128


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Ponder Town, Texas

  • KVCE (1160 AM; 1.0 kW; Lewisville, TX; Owner: Dallas Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KVCE (1160 AM; 35.0 kW; Paradise, TX; Owner: Dallas Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50.0 kW; Irving, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KFLC (1270 AM; 50.0 kW; Fort Worth, TX; Owner: Kess-am License Corp.)
  • KMNY (1360 AM; 50.0 kW; Irving, TX; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 32.0 kW; Irving, TX; Owner: Liberman Broadcasting Of Dallas License Llc)
  • KGAF (1580 AM; 0.25 kW; Gainesville, TX; Owner: First Iv Media, Inc.)
  • KKGM (1630 AM; 10.0 kW; Euless, TX; Owner: Mortenson Broadcasting Co. Of Texas, Inc.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20.0 kW; Lewisville, TX; Owner: Bison Media, Inc.)
  • KJON (850 AM; 5.0 kW; Prosper, TX; Owner: Chatham Hill Foundation, Inc.)
  • KATH (910 AM; 1.0 kW; Lakewood Village, TX; Owner: Chatham Hill Foundation, Inc.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 0.6 kW; Euless, TX; Owner: Mortenson Broadcasting Co. Of Texas, Inc.)
  • KHVN (970 AM; 1.0 kW; Fort Worth, TX; Owner: Mortenson Broadcasting Co. Of Texas, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Ponder Town, Texas

  • KTDK (104.1 FM; Gainesville, TX; Owner: Krbe Lico, Inc.)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; Alvord, TX; Owner: Service Broadcasting Group, Llc)
  • KESS-FM (107.9 FM; Aubrey, TX; Owner: Kecs-fm License Corporation)
  • KNTU (88.1 FM; Denton, TX; Owner: University Of North Texas)
  • KTCU-FM (88.7 FM; Fort Worth, TX; Owner: Texas Christian University)
  • KSQX (89.1 FM; Springtown, TX; Owner: Cssi Non-profit Educational Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; Alvord, TX; Owner: Csn International)
  • KDBN (93.3 FM; Irving, TX; Owner: Texas Star Radio, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Ponder Town, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 45  (34.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 10  (7.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 22  (16.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 22  (16.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 56  (46.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 16  (13.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 44  (36.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 86 Farms In Ponder Town, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ponder Town, Texas

Bank Of The West - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $401.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 603

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ponder Town, Texas

  • Denton Municipal


    (about 5.5 miles in Denton, Texas; Airport Code: DTO)

  • Fort Worth Alliance


    (about 13.5 miles in Haslet, Texas; Airport Code: AFW)

  • Mangham Field


    (about 22.9 miles in Fort Worth, Texas; Airport Code: MFT)

  • Dallas/Fort Worth International


    (about 24.2 miles in Dallas, Texas; Airport Code: DFW)

  • Dallas Fort Worth Regional


    (about 24.7 miles in Dallas, Texas; Airport Code: DFW)

  • Fort Worth Meacham International


    (about 25.3 miles in Fort Worth, Texas; Airport Code: FTW)

  • Meacham Field


    (about 25.4 miles in Fort Worth, Texas; Airport Code: FTW)

  • Greater Southwest International


    (about 28.0 miles in Fort Worth, Texas; Airport Code: GSW)

  • Downtown Heliport


    (about 28.6 miles in Fort Worth, Texas; Airport Code: JDB)

  • Fort Worth NAS JRB/Carswell Field


    (about 29.8 miles in Fort Worth, Texas; Airport Code: FWH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ponder Town, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

90.36%

Carpooled

3.61%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.80%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.22%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 212

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 1

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 44

Householder not living alone : 8


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 1

Male householder and female partner : 2

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 5

All other households : 257


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 189

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

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 : 1

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 36

Renter-occupied housing units : 16


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 2

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $44,999 : 16

$45,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 25

$60,000 to $74,999 : 44

$75,000 to $99,999 : 76

$100,000 to $124,999 : 38

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1

$150,000 to $199,999 : 3

$200,000 or more : 9


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Total : 285


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Occupied : 265

Vacant : 20


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 19

Built 2000 to 2004 : 63

Built 1990 to 1999 : 57

Built 1980 to 1989 : 28

Built 1970 to 1979 : 24

Built 1960 to 1969 : 13

Built 1950 to 1959 : 42

Built 1940 to 1949 : 2

Built 1939 or earlier : 37


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Utility gas : 106

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 13

Electricity : 146

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 6

$70,000 to $79,999 : 21

$80,000 to $89,999 : 9

$90,000 to $99,999 : 3

$100,000 to $124,999 : 52

$125,000 to $149,999 : 87

$150,000 to $174,999 : 14

$175,000 to $199,999 : 18

$200,000 to $249,999 : 13

$250,000 to $299,999 : 2

$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 : 1


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ponder Town, 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 : 18

Home equity loan only : 8

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 148

Housing units without a mortgage : 52


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ponder Town, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : $154,200

Built 2000 to 2004 : $118,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $136,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $158,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $78,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $134,400

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $79,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ponder Town, Texas: 81.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ponder Town, 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 15 15 $1,720,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $1,720,000
2000        
  Single Family 13 13 $957,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $957,000
2001        
  Single Family 39 39 $2,902,608
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

39 39 $2,902,608
2002        
  Single Family 9 9 $669,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

9 9 $669,000
2003        
  Single Family 8 8 $426,824
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 8 $426,824
2004        
  Single Family 54 54 $6,241,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

54 54 $6,241,600
2005        
  Single Family 50 50 $6,285,050
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

50 50 $6,285,050
2006        
  Single Family 79 79 $9,352,169
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

79 79 $9,352,169


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ponder Town, TX): $54,107
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ponder Town): $92,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ponder Town): $619
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ponder Town, Texas

Utility Gas: 35.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.4%
Electricity: 59.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.6%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Ponder Town, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ponder Town, Texas

Anji Home Health Agency Inc


     Address: 2700 Loon Lake Road, Denton, Texas 76210
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/28/2006

A C T Home Health


     Address: 4401 I 35 Suite 208, Denton, Texas 76207
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/1/2005

Tender Loving Care


     Address: 1104 Dallas Drive Suite 234, Denton, Texas 76205
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/11/2002

Bluebonnet Home Care


     Address: 2701 W Oak Street, Denton, Texas 76205
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/6/2003

Advanced Rehabtrust Home Health


     Address: 815 N Elm Street Suite 101, Denton, Texas 76201
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/31/2002

Hospitals Close To Ponder Town, Texas

North Texas Hospital


     Address: 2801 South Mayhill Road, Denton, Texas 76208
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Mayhill Hospital


     Address: 2809 Mayhill Road, Denton, Texas 76208
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Denton Regional Medical Center


     Address: 3535 South I35 East, Denton, Texas 76210
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Presbyterian Hospital Of Denton


     Address: 3000 N I-35, Denton, Texas 76201
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Trophy Club Medical Center


     Address: 2850 South Highway 114e, Trophy Club, Texas 76262
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Ponder Town, Texas

Longmeadow Healthcare Center


     Address: 120 Meadowview Dr, Justin, Texas 76247
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 109
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Denton Rehabilitation And Nursing Center


     Address: 2229 N Carroll Blvd, Denton, Texas 76201
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 129
     Percent Occupied: 66%

Cottonwood Nursing And Rehabilitation Lp


     Address: 2224 N Carroll Blvd, Denton, Texas 76201
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 78%

Vintage Health Care Center


     Address: 205 N Bonnie Brae, Denton, Texas 76201
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Senior Care Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2244 Brinker Rd, Denton, Texas 76210
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 128
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ponder Town, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 74 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ponder Town, Texas

    Retired Workers: 200
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 20
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Denton County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.47%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.95%
  • Other 0.59%



(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 Ponder Town, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Denton County, TX

14.28 % of Denton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $52,755

Texas Average 8.37 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,985

Texas Average 0.21 %

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

  • Dallas County , TX 3.87 % ($48,858 AGI )
  • Collin County , TX 1.83 % ($59,609 AGI )
  • Tarrant County , TX 1.45 % ($53,338 AGI )

Relocation away from Denton County, TX

10.92 % of Denton 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 $51,781

Texas Average 7.44 %

0.07 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $42,500

Texas Average 0.12 %

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

  • Dallas County , TX 2.65 % ($41,483 AGI )
  • Collin County , TX 1.75 % ($57,580 AGI )
  • Tarrant County , TX 1.30 % ($49,580 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 Ponder Town, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Ponder Town, Texas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
06/01/1999, 06:43 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/08/1998, 07:30 pm 0 0 $2M --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
05/07/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $15K --
03/04/2004, 02:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
06/11/2003, 09:11 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/16/2002, 06:35 pm 0 0 $10K --
04/07/2002, 06:15 pm 0 0 $5K --
04/07/2002, 06:10 pm 0 0 $7K --
09/18/2001, 04:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
02/09/2001, 01:30 am 0 0 $15K --
05/04/1999, 12:10 pm 0 0 $25K --
04/22/1997, 02:30 am 0 0 $20K --
         





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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 Ponder Town, Texas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Ponder Town, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 68
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 90 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 90 72 0 0 0 0 0
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 277 230 0 0 0 208 0 0 137
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 6 8 1 1 4 6 1 2
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 277 690 718 72 70 278 421 68 137
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a 10 19 21 8 6 6 6 14 18
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,385 2,184 1,885 573 420 417 421 954 1,230
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 139 230 90 0 0 0 70 68 0
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a 3 7 8 2 2 3 3 4 5
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 4 4 1 0 2 2 2 3


(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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