Slaton, Texas

Population 6,092

Slaton is located in Lubbock County, TX. The population is 6,092, making Slaton the 2nd largest city in Lubbock County.

There are 4 public schools in Slaton with an average Homefacts rating of C. The total crime rate for Slaton is moderate, and there are 31 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Slaton is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Slaton property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Slaton include Ransom Canyon, Buffalo Springs and Southland.

Slaton Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 27.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 57.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.6%

Crime Rate

23.64% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 82
  • Violent Crimes: 379
  • Robbery: 99
  • Burglary: 330
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

68.21% Higher than national avg.
  • 31 offenders in Slaton
  • 50.89 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

58 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 53


Moderate 3.0%
  • Texas unemployment average: 3.7%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Slaton, TX and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Slaton's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
1 Private School

St Joseph School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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31 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Slaton, TX

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$103,900 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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2 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Slaton, TX issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Slaton, TX issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $545
  • 1 Bedroom: $630
  • 2 Bedrooms: $780
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,130
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,370

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Environmental Hazards

58 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (2416/2553)
    Slaton, TX has 94.63% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Slaton, TX is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.87 Average
    Slaton, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 41.22°
  • February 44.23°
  • March 54.55°
  • April 62.9°
  • May 69.97°
  • June 80.43°
  • July 80.87°
  • August 81.14°
  • September 72.13°
  • October 61.85°
  • November 51.85°
  • December 37.45°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Slaton, TX

Slaton, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Slaton, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Slaton, TX has a high risk of hail storms.
Slaton, TX has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Slaton, TX: $39,167


Unemployment in Slaton is 3.0%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.7% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.19%
White Collar - 48.81%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Greg Abbott
  • Sen. John Cornyn
  • Sen. Ted Cruz

City Representatives

  • Randy Neugebauer

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

8 FCC Towers view all

0 Fire Stations view all

  • No fire stations found in Slaton, TX

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Slaton, TX

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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