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Pecos Crime Rate

The Pecos crime rate is compiled by the F.B.I. on a yearly basis and is measured by the number of murders, violent crimes, nonnegligent manslaughter, law enforcement agencies and property crimes. Violent crimes in Pecos is rated a 4 and includes any crimes involving threat or force such as robbery, nonnegligent manslaughter, and aggravated assault, forcible rape and murder. Pecos property crimes is also compiled by the Federal Bureau of Investigations and is rated a 4 and includes larceny, car theft, property arson, money theft and other crimes that do not involve force or threat to the victim.

Violent Crimes in Pecos:

Pecos Texas has a violent crime rate of 0.34% with 26 violent crimes and 0 murder and non-negligent manslaughters. According to the FBI, there were 4 forcibles rapes, 5 robberies and 17 aggravated assaults.

Violent Crimes Rate 0.34% Violent Crimes 26 Murder Manslaughter N/A Forcible Rapes 4 Number of Robberies 5 Aggravated Assaullts 17

Property Crimes in Pecos:

Pecos Texas has a property crime rate of 2.60% with 199 property crimes and 51 burglaries committed against Pecos residents. According to the FBI, there were 136 larency thefts, 12 car and auto thefts and 0 arson cases.

Property Crimes Rate 2.60% Property Crimes 199 Burglary 51 Larceny Theft 136 Vehicle Theft 12 Arson N/A

Courts in Pecos:

There are 8 Courts listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Courts in Pecos.

District Court Reporter 100 E 4th St # 100 Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-5481
Pecos Municipal Court 508 S Oak St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-2417
Reeves County Court-law Judge 100 E 4th St # 100 Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-5497

Political Distribution in Pecos:

In Pecos the political allocation consists of 46.960% Republicans, 52.190% Democrats, and 0.845% Independents. The oldest political party in the US is the Republican Party. It is renowned for having the most powerful conventional ideals and belief. The Republican Party was made on anti-slavery ideology and the politics of this party is considered to be revolving around the center right. In the US politics, the Republican Party, also called as the Grand Old Party is considered to be the one of the big two.

Another political party, The Democratic Party, is the other most important party which is placed in the center left as per its ideals and beliefs. The Democratic Party is not only one of the pioneers in the political scenario in the US but also in the whole word.

The parties that are independent have always been a part in the political state of affairs of the US and are well integrated with the American political system. These parties such as the Nationalist Socialist movement, The Green Party, The Boston Tea Party, The Independent Party and the American Party are relatively diverse in terms of their notions, beliefs and ideals.


Religious Distribution in Pecos:

72.84% religious distributions exist in Pecos. 0.00% Number of citizens that were identified with a religious denomination were followers of Islam. The followers of Islam are called Muslims and they put their faith in one omnipotent God, who is called Allah. God’s direct word is believed to be in the form of the Holy Scripture named as Koran.

0.00% number of people residing in the above mentioned city were identified as the followers of Judaism. The followers of Judaism are known to be Jews and there ay of life is decided by the religious scrolls named as Tanaka and Talmud, which are said to be the prescribed way of life by God. According to them, there is only One God.

4.25% number of people associated themselves with the religion of Christian Other. These people belong to those forms of Christianity which are outside the typical and conventional Christian Churches. This includes fundamentalist Christians, i.e. people belonging to smaller churches whose views may be denser. Even though Christian believes in One God i.e. the father, the son and the holy spirit, they differ in the details of their belief and the content of their belief differs from one church group to another, which leads to fragmentation of Christian churches.

There were 0.51% Presbyterians where as 1.41% number of Methodists. Both are Christian churches however they have different roots, with the Presbyterian Church being founded in Scotland while the Methodist was formed by the English minister John Wesley. Even though they both share the common beliefs of Sovereignty of God but they differ in their way of showing the same to the world. Theses Churches are more conventional than the others.

The Church formed by German minister, Martin Luther, named as Lutherans, claimed 0.00% number of followers. The charismatic or evangelical beliefs of God, Jesus the Son and the Holy Spirit, belong to Pentecostals. In Pecos, 0.75% number of people were found to be believers of the Holy trinity; the three in one, Pentecostals. Another religious group of Episcopalians had 0.14% numbers of people while there were 15.89% number of Baptists. Baptists have a link with the ritual of Baptism. According to this ritual, be it infants, adolescents or adults, one has to believe in God and His power to save to be baptized. However, there are a variety of sub faiths that exists in different Churches around different areas, under the umbrella of the Baptist Church.

The Latter Day Saints, LDS, which is known as a renowned Church, consists of 0.89% followers. Mormon is the term used for those people who attend the LDS and this Church was founded by Joseph Smith. The conventional Church of the Protestant is followed by 0.00%.

Catholics with a number of 49.01% people belonged to the highest total in the religious distribution classification, in the area of Pecos. The world’s biggest denomination is made up of Catholics and their spiritual Patron is the Pope. This is considered to be the one of the earliest of the churches of Christianity in history.


Housing units being built in Pecos:

There is a range of housing units that have been constructed over a number of years in Pecos. The construction of these housing units was done from before the period of 1939 until 2005. In the period of 1939 or so, 7.66% of the housing units were formed. In all the years, this time period was the one when the largest percentages of housing units were built. However, after this period, the number of houses that were built started to diminish.

In the years 1940 and 1949, 10.00% number of houses were constructed. Also, the 27.09% number of houses was formed in the years ranging from 1950 and 1959. This percentage was lowered down to a sum of 25.35% housing units created in the years 1960 to 1969.

However, in 1970 to 1979 there was a slight increase to 18.40% followed by a larger rise of 8.28% in the time period of 1980 and 1989. This increase in numbers persisted in the time period of 1990 to 1994 making a total of 1.39% development in housing units, till it reached the peak since 1939.

However, there was again a huge reduction in the numbers of housing units in the time frame of 1995 to 1998. In this period only 0.74% units were built in Pecos. Moreover, there was an additional decline of 1.09% housing units constructed between 1999 and 2000.


Percentage of Homes with Values by Pecos:

There are housing units with diverse values contained in Pecos. The sum of 39.72% of the housing units is of the value of less than $20,000 dollars. The category in which the range of $20,000 to $39.999 house value falls consists of a total of 34.09%. The grouping of housing with the utmost numbers at that value range is the $40,000 to $59,000 with 14.69%. The range of $60,000 to $79,999 is the second uppermost value range with 6.35%.

Followed by the $80,000 to $99,999 range that lessens down to 1.94%. The subsequent group of 2.04% housing units have a somewhat greater proportion with the value ranging between $100,000 to $149,000. Since, the value of the houses increase in last category, it is not astonishing that the total percentage in Pecos lessens down. $150,000 and $199,999 is the range where 0.87% of houses are priced where as only 0.05% house units are priced between the range of $200,000 and $299,999 dollars.

Moreover, there is a minor raise in the next group with 0.00% prized between $300,000 and $399,999. 0.00% is the sum of the value of constructions that lie between $400,000 and $499,000.

Lastly, 0.24% units are valued at $1,000,000 or above and only 0.00% have a price of $500,000 and $749,999.


Child Day Care in Pecos:

There are 6 Child Day Care listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Child Day Care in Pecos.

Elisa R Rodriguez Day Care 2019 Nebraska St Pecos Texas 79772 432-447-3645
Head Start Program P.o. Box 902 Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-4036
Pecos Head Start 502 Peach St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-4528

Golf Courses in Pecos:

There is 1 Golf Cours listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Golf Cours in Pecos.

Reeves County Golf Course 88 Starley Dr Pecos Texas 79772 915-447-2858

Veterinary in Pecos:

There is 1 Veterinary listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Veterinary in Pecos.

Box Ronald D 1920 Balmorhea Hwy Pecos Texas 79772 432-447-2812

Post Offices in Pecos:

There is 1 Post Office listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Post Office in Pecos.

Us Post Office 106 W 4th St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-4415

Family Services in Pecos:

There are 12 Family Services listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Family Services in Pecos.

C C R C Meals On Wheels 700 W Daggett St Pecos Texas 79772 432-447-6966
Ccrc Meals On Wheels 700 W Daggett St Pecos Texas 79772 432-447-6966
Christian Home 1201 S Elm St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-2049

Social Services in Pecos:

There are 3 Social Services listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Social Services in Pecos.

Human Service Dept 324 S Cypress St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-5487
Texas Dept Health & Humn Services 345 S Cypress St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-5487
Workforce Commission Texas P.o. Box B549 Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-5429

Health Clinics in Pecos:

There is 1 Health Clinic listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Health Clinic in Pecos.

Texas Tech Rural Clinic 700 W Daggett St Pecos Texas 79772 432-447-2225

Pecos Population

Welcome to Pecos, Texas which has a population density of 1,060 and represents the total number of residents or people per square mile of area that have similar characteristics such as age, ethnicity or gender. Since 2000, Pecos has changed -18.56% and has a median age of 37.8 which represents the age that separates the population into 2 distinct groups, half younger and hold older which overalls sums the age distribution of people within this part of Texas.

Pecos singles population is 38.31% with 51.38% Pecos women and 48.62% are Pecos City men.


Hospitals in Pecos:

There are 2 Hospitals listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Hospitals in Pecos.

Reeves County Hospital 2323 Texas St Pecos Texas 79772 432-447-3551
Reeves County Hospital District 2323 Texas St Pecos Texas 79772 432-447-3551

Pecos Environment

Pecos in the state of Texas has an air quality index of 98 which is based upon yearly reports compiled by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency also known as the EPA. The air quality in Pecos, is measured by an air quality mesurement station and measures the condition or quality of air and pollutants and based upon relative conditions needed for healthy breathing. The higher the index value, the better the quality of air residents of Pecos will have. Depending on the number of ozone alert days, the EPA can assertain the amount of pollutants in the air such as carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, particulates, lea and volatile organic chemicals.

Water quality in Pecos is 50 and like air, represents the quality of Texas's water supply based upon the following 15 indicators, fish consumption advisories, wetland loss, urban runoff potential, estuarine pollution susceptibility, conventional pollutant loads above permitted limits, population change, contaminated sediments, agricultural runoff potential, toxics, conventional pollutants
source water for drinking water systems, designated use support, wetland and aquatic species at risk, toxic pollutant loads above permitted limits, hydrologic modification created by dams in this part of Texas.

Pecos has a superfund site index of 87 which represents a sum total of all the superfund polution sites in the county and includes money spent on all clean up programs. Texas's superfund is an initiative funded by the federal government to clean up hazardous and uncontrolled toxic wastelands in Pecos and other surrounding cities to protect the health of all citizens of the United States.


Dentists in Pecos:

There are 2 Dentists listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Dentists in Pecos.

Elvia Reynolds Dds P.o. Box 2012 Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-2020
Mike Pharaoh Dds 205 S Cypress St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-2671

Home Health Care in Pecos:

There is 1 Home Health Care listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Home Health Care in Pecos.

American Home Health And Hospice 315 South Oak Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-3330

Pecos Job Market

The job market in Pecos is based on the overall unemployment rate, recent job growth and future job growth in Texas. Currently, the unemployment rate in Pecos City is approximately 13.80% which represents a percentage of the available work force that is not working and is estimated by dividing the number of residents who are employed by all the residents currently counted in the entire labour pool of Pecos. Recent Job Growth estimates show that Pecos is 0.85% which represents an increase or decrease in the number of jobs available in this part of Texas over a 1 year time-frame. Over the next 10 years, Pecos City Future Job Growth is projected to have a change of 27.90% based on the economy's ability to create new services and goods, patterns of migration and various other factors such as demand and expansion of technology, energy and gas, and health care industry in Texas.

Overall, Pecos has 7.65% of the residents working in the Business, financial operations and management industry with 23.71% percent in the service business such as advertising, public services, healthcare, marketing, entertainment, real estate and various other service industries in Texas. Forestry, Fishing and Farming in Pecos comprises 1.00% and 11.62% in the maintenance, construction and extraction industry which includes mining, natural resources and gas extraction. Pecos professional and related occupations account for 11.96% which includes engineering technicians, medial scientists, computer systems analysts, physicists and astronomers, Pecos ?lawyers, health educators, media and communications professionals, health diagnosing and treating and Pecos doctors which currently there about 501.3 Pecos physicians per 100,000 people?. Material moving, production and Transportation in Pecos measures at 21.91% of the population and 22.14% representing jobs in Pecos in the sales and office industry which consists of retail, office equipment, point-of-sale and sales management positions in Pecos, Texas.

In Pecos, the average number of minutes a resident travels to work for a one-way commute is 17.9 minutes with 76.20% of those drivers are actually driving to work alone and 18.84% are sharing transportation by carpool. It is estimated that 73.34% of Pecos residents commute to work is less than 15 minutes, 12.30% between 15 and 29 minutes and 4.54% commute between 30 and 44 minutes. The remaining commuters who travel by light rail, subway, ferry, bus or mass transit is about 0.21%. Residents of Pecos who work at home represents 1.18% of the overall population.


Employment Agencies in Pecos:

There are 3 Employment Agencies listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Employment Agencies in Pecos.

Permian Bsin Regional Plg Comm 215 W 2nd St Pecos Texas 79772 432-447-9664
Texas Work Force Center Pecos 215 W 2nd St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-9664
Texas Workforce Center 215 W 2nd St Pecos Texas 79772 432-445-9664

Pecos Housing Market

Home appreciation in Pecos is approximately 0.52% with negative percentages representing a decline. The percentage of vacant homes meaning unoccupied homes, apartments, mobile homes and rooms occupied as separate quarters is about 20.82%. The average home value in Pecos is $25,640 which is not the average price but the median price which is calculated by sorting all home values from the lowest value to the highest value and selecting the middle value because the median value is not affected as much by lower priced homes in Texas. The average home age in Pecos is estimated to be around 46 years old with 60.99% of all homes are actually owned and includes mobile homes, apartments, separate living quarters and occupied rooms. Overall, 18.19% are Pecos homes, apartments and mobile homes for rent.


Pecos Weather and Climate

Pecos receives about 10.5 inches in rainfal and 2.9 inches in snowfall per year with 38 days of precipitation and an average of 263 sunny days which are days that are predominantly sunny. The average highest temperature in July is 99 degrees Fahrenheit and the average lowest temperature in January is 28 degrees Fahrenheit.

Pecos has an elevation of 2,603 feet and a comfort index of 25 which represents a measure of comfort or discomfort based upon atmospheric conditions such as humidity and temperature ranges in Texas.

The ultraviolet or UV index in Pecos is rated 6.7 which indicates this part of 's exposure to the sun's ultravoilent rays and represents a combination of latitude, altitude and sunny days.


Pecos Education

Pecos in Texas spends about $5,219 per student for its school expenditure and has approximately 13.1 students per teacher, 555 students per librarian and 444 students per counselor. Overall, 2.05% of Pecos residents and over the age of 25 are 2 year college graduates with an associates degree or 2-year college degree from a Pecos community college. Furthermore, over 48.54% of Pecos population over the age of 25 have a high school diploma or high school general education degree other wise known as a GED.

The percentage of residents over 25 living in Pecos with a 4 year college degree is 5.48%


Public Schools in Pecos:

There are 7 Public Schools listed in Pecos. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Public Schools in Pecos.

school Austin El P O Box 869 Pecos Texas 79772 (432) 447-7541
school Crockett Middle P O Box 869 Pecos Texas 79772 (432) 447-7461
school Haynes El P O Box 869 Pecos Texas 79772 (432) 447-7497

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Pecos Cost of Living

The cost of living in Pecos is approximately 67 which represents the cost of managing a comfortable standard of living and is calculated by comparing the cost of services and goods such as housing, utilities, health care, transportation, food and groceries, transportation and a variety of other expenses such as local and state taxes, clothing and entertainment. The average cost of groceries and food excluding restaurants is 91.

A resident of Pecos can expect to pay an average of 100 for electricity, heating, air conditioning and natural gas. Other miscellaneous costs such as repairs, entertainment, restaurants and other services is about 95 in this part of Texas.


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