Polk County, TX

Current Temperature ° Population 45,587

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 20.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 12.3%

Registered Offenders

67.53% Higher than national avg.
  • 221 offenders in Polk County
  • 48.48 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 6
  • Homes For Sale: 134
  • Homes For Rent: 2

Environmental Hazards

182 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 8
  • Superfunds: 6
  • Tanks & Spills: 168

Unemployment

Very High 6.2%
  • Texas unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

19 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 19 K-12 public schools in Polk County, TX and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Polk County's schools as Above 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

221 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 Polk 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
    26%
  • Rented
    15.8%
  • Owned
    58.2%

134 Homes For Sale View All

$110,000
307 N Ridgewood Road
Goodrich, TX 77335
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$10,000
Tbd St Regis
Livingston, TX 77351
-- Beds | -- Baths
$22,000
681 Camp
Livingston, TX 77351
-- Beds | -- Baths
$49,900
1214 Mlk
Livingston, TX 77351
4 Beds | 2 Baths

6 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Willow
Livingston, TX 77351
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
FM 3277
Livingston, TX 77351
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
Stevens
Livingston, TX 77351
2 Beds | -- Baths
$NR
Matthews
Livingston, TX 77351
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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

469 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Polk County, TX issued 469 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Polk County, TX issued 15 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 15 permits, 9 were issued for single family homes and 6 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

2 Rental Properties View All

$1,400
651 Dove Island
Livingston, TX 77351
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,000
Tbd Hwy 146
Livingston, TX 77351
-- Beds | -- Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Polk County, TX
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $473
  • 1 Bedroom: $561
  • 2 Bedrooms: $745
  • 3 Bedrooms: $963
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,313

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Environmental Hazards

182 Environmental Hazards

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

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Polk County, TX has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Polk County, TX is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.56 Average
    Polk County, TX is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 49.78°
  • February 53.83°
  • March 60.97°
  • April 68.37°
  • May 75.57°
  • June 82.66°
  • July 84.38°
  • August 86.02°
  • September 78.42°
  • October 67.93°
  • November 59.18°
  • December 51.87°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Polk County, TX

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

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Polk County, TX: $39,662

Unemployment

Unemployment in Polk County is 6.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 51.87%
White Collar - 48.13%

Politics

State Representatives

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

Neighborhood Info

3 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

58 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

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