Castro County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 7,984

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 30%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 13.2%

Registered Offenders

26.07% Higher than national avg.
  • 17 offenders in Castro County
  • 21.29 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 12
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

65 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 14
  • Tanks & Spills: 48

Unemployment

Moderate 3.4%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

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5 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 5 K-12 public schools in Castro County, TX and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Castro County's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found in our database

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Crime view details

17 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Castro County, TX

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    21.3%
  • Rented
    23.6%
  • Owned
    55.1%

12 Homes For Sale View All

$25,000
612 Main St.
Dimmitt, TX 79085
-- Beds | -- Baths
$119,500
719 Maple St, Dimmitt Texas
Dimmitt, TX 79027
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$64,000
2855 North County Road 510
Dimmitt, TX 79027
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$319,000
2017 Fm 473
Dimmitt, TX 79027
4 Beds | 3 Baths

32 Building Permits View All

  • In 2011, the city of Castro County, TX issued 32 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 32 permits, were issued for single family homes and 32 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2010, the city of Castro County, 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

**Displaying data from Castro County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $561
  • 1 Bedroom: $581
  • 2 Bedrooms: $737
  • 3 Bedrooms: $922
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,168

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Environmental Hazards

65 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Castro County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Castro County, TX is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 8.27 Average
    Castro County, TX is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 38.63°
  • February 38.45°
  • March 51.05°
  • April 59°
  • May 66.43°
  • June 77.7°
  • July 79.75°
  • August 78.9°
  • September 70.37°
  • October 58.83°
  • November 47.3°
  • December 37.45°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Castro County, TX

Earthquakes
Castro County, TX has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Castro County, TX has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Castro County, TX has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Castro County, TX has a high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Castro County, TX: $39,459

Unemployment

Unemployment in Castro County is 3.4%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 55.31%
White Collar - 44.69%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

3 Cemeteries view all

24 FCC Towers view all

2 Fire Stations view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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