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Population (year 2000): 13,747. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,887 (+1.0% change)
Males: 6,761 (49.2%), Females: 6,986 (50.8%)

Moore County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 31.4 years
Median household income: $36,147 (year 2000)
Median house value: $62,500 (year 2000)

Dumas, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Dumas:

  • White Non-Hispanic (54.3%)
  • Hispanic (42.7%)
  • Other race (26.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • American Indian (1.3%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
  • Black (0.7%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (9.4%), German (9.2%), Irish (7.5%), English (4.8%), Scottish (1.1%).Texas

Elevation: 3657 feet

Land area: 5.1 square miles

Dumas,

For population 25 years and over in Dumas

  • High school or higher: 66.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dumas city

  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 65.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

16.4% Foreign born (15.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +824 (+6.4%).

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TX Amarillo, (46.6 miles pop. 173,627).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Springs, CO Colorado (284.2 miles pop. 360,890).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: TX Dallas, (414.2 miles pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: TX (12.9 miles Cactus, TX (14.6 miles Sunray, TX (28.0 miles Channing, TX Fritch, (29.5 miles TX Hartley, (29.7 miles TX (31.9 miles Sanford, TX (33.5 miles Stratford, TX (36.0 miles Stinnett,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 12 buildings, average cost: $140,000
  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $168,600
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $181,700
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $188,200
  • 2002: 30 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2005: 24 buildings, average cost: $160,900

Latitude: 35.86 N, Longitude: 101.97 W

Area code: 806

Dumas, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (27.2%), Educational,health and social services (17.0%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,894 (-13.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,112 (52.9%)

Crime in Dumas by Year

Type 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 7.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 2 4 3 9 7 9
    per 100,000 14.5 29.1 21.8 65.5 50.9 65.5
Robberies 1 1 2 8 11 5
    per 100,000 7.3 7.3 14.5 58.2 80.0 36.4
Assaults 29 31 47 46 45 51
    per 100,000 211.0 225.5 341.9 334.6 327.3 371.0
Burglaries 98 86 82 74 88 79
    per 100,000 712.9 625.6 596.5 538.3 640.1 574.7
Thefts 435 242 302 423 412 363
    per 100,000 3164.3 1760.4 2196.8 3077.0 2997.0 2640.6
Auto thefts 24 18 21 22 13 21
    per 100,000 174.6 130.9 152.8 160.0 94.6 152.8
240.6 183.6 230.6 284.1 282.1 269.4

Average climate in Dumas, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Dumas,

Dumas-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 48% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1971, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Dumas city center .

On 3/18/1982, a category 4 tornado 19.6 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Dumas:
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (224 E SECOND STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Dumas:
  • GOLDEN PLAINS COMM HOSP (about 42 miles; BORGER, TX)
  • INTEGRATED HEALTH SERVICE HOSPITAL (about 43 miles; AMARILLO, TX)
  • BAPTIST ST ANTHONYS HS BAPTIST CAMPUS (about 46 miles; AMARILLO, TX)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Dumas:
  • AMARILLO INTL (about 49 miles; AMARILLO, TX; ID: AMA)
  • LIBERAL MUNI (about 107 miles; LIBERAL, KS; ID: LBL)
  • CANNON AFB (about 139 miles; CLOVIS, NM; ID: CVS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Dumas:
  • MOORE COUNTY (about 3 miles; DUMAS, TX; ID: DUX)
  • SUNRAY (about 15 miles; SUNRAY, TX; ID: Q43)
  • PRONGER BROS RANCH (about 27 miles; STRATFORD, TX; ID: 3E7)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 5 $13,027 $31,264 0 $0
Other Government Administration 13 $30,042 $27,731 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 0 $0   1 $996
Police Protection - Officers 20 $60,061 $36,036 0 $0
Police - Other 1 $2,172 $26,064 4 $1,988
Firefighters 11 $31,806 $34,697 0 $0
Streets and Highways 6 $13,638 $27,276 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 8 $22,481 $33,721 1 $46
Sewerage 2 $5,121 $30,726 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 6 $11,863 $23,726 0 $0
Gas Supply 8 $16,787 $25,180 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 12 $27,872 $27,872 1 $514
Water Supply 9 $18,130 $24,173 0 $0
Totals for Government 101 $253,000 $30,059 7 $3,545
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dumas:
  • AMARILLO COLLEGE (about 48 miles; AMARILLO, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,876)
  • WEST TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY (about 62 miles; CANYON, TX; FT enrollment: 5,476)
  • WAYLAND BAPTIST UNIVERSITY (about 117 miles; PLAINVIEW, TX; FT enrollment: 2,578)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 151 miles; PORTALES, NM; FT enrollment: 2,955)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 156 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; FT enrollment: 22,439)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 158 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; FT enrollment: 3,851)
  • NEW MEXICO HIGHLANDS UNIVERSITY (about 217 miles; LAS VEGAS, NM; FT enrollment: 2,278)
Public high schools in Dumas:
  • DUMAS H S (Students: 1,101; Location: 421 W 4TH ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • C H A M P S (Students: 30; Location: 421 W 4TH ST; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Dumas:
  • DUMAS J H (Students: 643; Location: 421 W 4TH ST; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • GREEN ACRES EL (Students: 562; Location: 421 W 4TH ST; Grades: PK - 06)
  • MORNINGSIDE EL (Students: 546; Location: 421 W 4TH ST; Grades: PK - 06)
  • SUNSET EL (Students: 492; Location: 421 W 4TH ST; Grades: PK - 06)
  • CACTUS EL (Students: 475; Location: 421 W 4TH ST; Grades: PK - 06)
  • HILLCREST EL (Students: 346; Location: 421 W 4TH ST; Grades: KG - 06)
Library in Dumas:
  • KILLGORE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $279,070; Location: 124 S BLISS AVE; 59,846 books; 3,500 audio materials; 1,120 video materials; 62 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Dumas: Moore County Historical Museum (A), Moore County Courthouse (B).

Churches in Dumas include: Primera Iglesia Bautista Church (A), Church of Christ (B), Church of the Nazarene (C), First Baptist Church (D), First Baptist Church Hispana Mission (E), First Street Church of Christ (F), Bethel Assembly of God Church (G), Bible Baptist Church (H).

Parks in Dumas include: Pioneer Park (1), Pioneer Park Baseball Field (2), Shamrock Park (3), Morton Park (4), Texhoma Park (5), Phillips Park (6), Phillips Park Baseball Fields (7), Durrett Park (8), Dumas Football Stadium (9).


Dumas compared to Texas state average:
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Dumas:
  • KDDD (800 AM; 0 kW; DUMAS, TX; Owner: NORTH RIVER INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KIXZ (940 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTNZ (1010 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KPUR (1440 AM; 5 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KLTT (670 AM; 50 kW; COMMERCE CITY, CO; Owner: KLZ RADIO, INC.)
  • KIJN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FARWELL, TX; Owner: METROPOLITIAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KOA (850 AM; 50 kW; DENVER, CO; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING OF COLORADO, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Dumas:
  • K219CC (91.7 FM; DUMAS, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KDDD-FM (95.3 FM; DUMAS, TX; Owner: NORTH RIVER INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KZRK-FM (107.9 FM; CANYON, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KGNC-FM (97.9 FM; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KMXJ-FM (94.1 FM; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXGL (100.9 FM; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: FEUER/MCCORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KACV-FM (89.9 FM; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMARILLO JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KQFX (104.3 FM; BORGER, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KATP (101.9 FM; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
TV broadcast stations around Dumas:
  • KVII-TV (Channel 7; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: NVG-AMARILLO, LLC)
  • KACV-TV (Channel 2; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: AMARILLO JUNIOR COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KCIT (Channel 14; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING OF AMARILLO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFDA-TV (Channel 10; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: PANHANDLE TELECASTING CO.)
  • KAMR-TV (Channel 4; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: QUORUM OF AMARILLO LICENSE, LLC)

 

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