Howard County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 35,119

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 22%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 65.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 12.8%

Registered Offenders

42.42% Higher than national avg.
  • 96 offenders in Howard County
  • 27.34 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 2
  • Homes For Sale: 130
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

244 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 8
  • Superfunds: 14
  • Tanks & Spills: 222

Unemployment

Moderate 4.6%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

14 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 14 K-12 public schools in Howard County, TX and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Howard County's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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Crime view details

96 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 Howard County, TX

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    14.6%
  • Rented
    28%
  • Owned
    57.5%

130 Homes For Sale View All

$449,000
2107 Williams Road
Big Spring, TX 79720
5 Beds | 4 Baths
$185,000
1601 Scurry
Big Spring, TX 79720
-- Beds | -- Baths
$211,250
3216 Fordham Ave
Big Spring, TX 79720
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$116,900
2306 S Monticello Dr
Big Spring, TX 79720
3 Beds | 2 Baths

2 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$128,486
Fenn
Big Spring, TX 79720
-- Beds | -- Baths
$44,100
Winston
Big Spring, TX 79720
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

We're sorry! No Number Of Properties Per Bedroom found in our database.

34 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Howard County, TX issued 34 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 34 permits, 30 were issued for single family homes and 4 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Howard County, TX issued 39 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Howard County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $649
  • 1 Bedroom: $666
  • 2 Bedrooms: $853
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,067
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,212

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Environmental Hazards

244 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Howard County, TX
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Howard County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Howard County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.88 Average
    Howard County, TX is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 44.05°
  • February 48.5°
  • March 58.33°
  • April 67.2°
  • May 73.64°
  • June 83.29°
  • July 82.75°
  • August 83.5°
  • September 74.87°
  • October 65.35°
  • November 54.38°
  • December 44.57°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Howard County, TX

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Howard County, TX: $49,575

Unemployment

Unemployment in Howard County is 4.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.07%
White Collar - 49.93%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

52 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

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