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Population (year 2000): 7,846. Estimated population in July 2005: 7,268 (-7.4% change)
Males: 3,761 (47.9%), Females: 4,085 (52.1%)

Pecos County

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Median resident age: 32.9 years
Median household income: $27,713 (year 2000)
Median house value: $44,900 (year 2000)

Fort Stockton, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Fort Stockton:

  • Hispanic (69.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (27.9%)
  • Other race (25.2%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Black (0.9%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (5.4%), German (4.8%), Irish (4.5%), English (3.3%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%), French (1.1%).Stockton, Texas forum

Land area: 5.1 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in Fort Stockton

  • High school or higher: 63.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Stockton city

  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 61.8%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

13.0% Foreign born (12.1% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: -836 (-9.6%).

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TX Odessa, (76.1 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Paso, TX El (250.9 miles www.RealtyStore.com )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Antonio, TX San (316.5 miles pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Coyanosa, TX (27.2 miles) , TX (29.4 miles Imperial, TX (31.1 miles Grandfalls, TX (47.6 miles Wickett, Pyote, TX (47.7 miles) , TX (47.7 miles Thorntonville, TX (48.3 miles Monahans, TX McCamey, (48.5 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 5 buildings, average cost: $54,400
  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $49,500
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $65,500
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $121,600
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,600
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $85,800

Latitude: 30.89 N, Longitude: 102.89 W

Area code: 432

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

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (22.2%), Public administration (14.2%), Retail trade (11.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +365 (+4.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,252 (70.4%)

Crime in Fort Stockton by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 2 1 0 0
    per 100,000 25.5 12.7 0.0 0.0
Robberies 1 2 4 0
    per 100,000 12.7 25.5 51.0 0.0
Assaults 6 15 12 10
    per 100,000 76.5 191.2 152.9 127.5
Burglaries 51 74 73 99
    per 100,000 650.0 943.2 930.4 1261.8
Thefts 163 151 126 163
    per 100,000 2077.5 1924.5 1605.9 2077.5
Auto thefts 0 7 7 9
    per 100,000 0.0 89.2 89.2 114.7
157.9 201.1 182.4 206.1

Average climate in Fort Stockton, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Fort Stockton-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 52% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/1/1990, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.0 miles away from the Fort Stockton city center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/16/1961, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Blaine McCallister - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 10/17/58).


Hospital/medical center in Fort Stockton:
  • PECOS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (387 WEST I 10)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Fort Stockton:
  • WARD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 47 miles; MONAHANS, TX)
  • CRANE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 51 miles; CRANE, TX)
  • MC CAMEY HOSPITAL & CONVALESCENT CTR (about 52 miles; MC CAMEY, TX)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Fort Stockton:
  • MIDLAND INTERNATIONAL (about 86 miles; MIDLAND, TX; ID: MAF)
  • LEA COUNTY RGNL (about 126 miles; HOBBS, NM; ID: HOB)
  • CAVERN CITY AIR TRML (about 137 miles; CARLSBAD, NM; ID: CNM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Fort Stockton:
  • FORT STOCKTON-PECOS COUNTY (about 2 miles; FORT STOCKTON, TX; ID: FST)
  • ROY HURD MEMORIAL (about 47 miles; MONAHANS, TX; ID: E01)
  • UPTON COUNTY (about 49 miles; MC CAMEY, TX; ID: E48)

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 4 $11,774 $35,322 2 $1,700
Other and Unallocable 2 $9,301 $55,806 0 $0
Gas Supply 6 $15,839 $31,678 0 $0
Water Supply 11 $26,774 $29,208 1 $288
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1 $2,953 $35,436 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 4 $10,851 $32,553 9 $10,919
Sewerage 2 $4,787 $28,722 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 10 $19,676 $23,611 2 $1,933
Health 3 $6,239 $24,956 11 $4,873
Streets and Highways 3 $11,218 $44,872 0 $0
Police - Other 5 $11,907 $28,576 1 $1,058
Police Protection - Officers 17 $55,857 $39,428 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 2 $5,134 $30,804 1 $797
Other Government Administration 3 $17,300 $69,200 0 $0
Totals for Government 73 $209,610 $34,456 27 $21,569
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Stockton:
  • SUL ROSS STATE UNIVERSITY (about 65 miles; ALPINE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,076)
  • ODESSA COLLEGE (about 74 miles; ODESSA, TX; FT enrollment: 2,555)
  • MIDLAND COLLEGE (about 96 miles; MIDLAND, TX; FT enrollment: 2,800)
  • ANGELO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 156 miles; SAN ANGELO, TX; FT enrollment: 5,477)
  • SOUTH PLAINS COLLEGE (about 190 miles; LEVELLAND, TX; FT enrollment: 3,851)
  • TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY (about 201 miles; LUBBOCK, TX; FT enrollment: 22,439)
  • EASTERN NEW MEXICO UNIVERSITY-MAIN CAMPUS (about 228 miles; PORTALES, NM; FT enrollment: 2,955)
Library in Fort Stockton:
  • FORT STOCKTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $287,351; Location: 500 N WATER ST; 63,000 books; 1,300 audio materials; 2,000 video materials; 300 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Fort Stockton: Pecos County Courthouse (A), Hood Mendel Arena (B), Annie Riggs Museum (C).

Churches in Fort Stockton include: Faith Lutheran Church (A), Saint Joseph Baptist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Presbyterian Church (D), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (E), Northside Baptist Church (F).

Cemetery: Old Fort Cemetery (1).

Parks in Fort Stockton include: Panther Stadium (1), James Rooney Memorial Park (2), Pat Taylor Athletic Field (3), Lannom Park (4), Fort Stockton City Park (5).


Fort Stockton compared to Texas state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Stockton:
  • KFST (860 AM; 0 kW; FORT STOCKTON, TX; Owner: FORT STOCKTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLBO (1330 AM; 5 kW; MONAHANS, TX; Owner: SANDSHILLS COMMUNICATION, INC.)
  • KINF (1020 AM; 50 kW; ROSWELL, NM; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL HOLDINGS OF NEW MEXICO, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KCRS (550 AM; 5 kW; MIDLAND, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KELP (1590 AM; 50 kW; EL PASO, TX; Owner: MCCLATCHEY BROADCASTING)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXOI (810 AM; 1 kW; CRANE, TX; Owner: HISPANIC OUTREACH MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Stockton:
  • KFST-FM (94.3 FM; FORT STOCKTON, TX; Owner: FORT STOCKTON RADIO COMPANY, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Fort Stockton:
  • K25GO (Channel 25; FORT STOCKTON, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CASTING INC.)

 

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