Balcones Heights, Texas

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Population in 2014: 2,898 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.9%
 
Males: 1,382  (47.7%)
Females: 1,516  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  34.1 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 78201, 78213.

Balcones Heights Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $31,469 (it was $21,452 in 2000)
Balcones Heights:

$31,469
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,314 (it was $13,529 in 2000)

Balcones Heights city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $112,426 (it was $66,600 in 2000)
Balcones Heights:

$112,426
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $199,813; Detached houses: $223,994; Mobile homes: $124,491

Median gross rent in 2016: $718.

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  • Races in Balcones Heights, TX (2010)

    Balcones Heights races chart
    • 2,19074.5%Hispanic
    • 50417.1%White alone
    • 1896.4%Black alone
    • 260.9%Asian alone
    • 210.7%Two or more races
    • 80.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone

Races in Balcones Heights detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Balcones Heights: 88.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Ethiopian (2.0%), American (1.9%), German (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 4,492 people per square mile   (average).

Balcones Heights,TX real estate house value index trend

Balcones Heights, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Balcones Heights:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Balcones Heights city:

  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 31.5%
  • Separated: 6.1%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 21.9%

483 residents are foreign born (13.1% Latin America, 1.8% Africa).

This city:

15.4%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,175 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,678 (1.5%)

Balcones Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (3.4 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Castle Hills, TX (1.7 miles ), San Antonio, TX (1.8 miles ), Olmos Park, TX (1.9 miles ), Leon Valley, TX (2.0 miles ), Alamo Heights, TX (2.2 miles ), Terrell Hills, TX (2.5 miles ), Shavano Park, TX (2.6 miles ), Hill Country Village, TX (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $95,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $110,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.49 N, Longitude: 98.55 W

Balcones Heights household income distribution Balcones Heights home values distribution

Property values in Balcones Heights, TX


Crime rates in Balcones Heights by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 435141610101331
per 100,000 127.098.0162.932.6130.033.7202.033.50.033.30.035.2104.4102.229.7
Robberies 17111391816912491723413
per 100,000 539.7359.2423.5293.7585.2538.9302.9402.5133.5299.7594.670.4104.4136.3386.2
Assaults 31461719342727262017106152618
per 100,000 984.11,502.3553.7620.11,105.3909.4908.8872.2667.3566.1349.8211.3522.1886.2534.8
Burglaries 54727696102191554240445417191921
per 100,000 1,714.32,351.42,475.63,133.23,316.06,433.11,851.21,408.91,334.71,465.21,888.8598.6661.3647.6623.9
Theft 370486480472519475396385486469487326403377346
per 100,000 11,746.015,872.015,635.215,404.716,872.615,998.713,328.812,915.116,216.215,617.717,033.911,478.914,027.112,849.410,279.3
Auto thefts 634335304046352622273730282942
per 100,000 2,000.01,404.31,140.1979.11,300.41,549.31,178.1872.2734.1899.11,294.21,056.3974.6988.41,247.8
Arson 200001011020000
per 100,000 63.50.00.00.00.033.70.033.533.40.070.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 1072.61239.51115.01152.11511.71584.71191.21007.0974.31029.01165.4677.1904.6938.3801.2

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Crime rate in Balcones Heights detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 25 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.82
Texas average:

2.09
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +83 (+2.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Educational services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (28%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Legal occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Balcones Heights: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Balcones Heights, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Balcones Heights-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.7 miles away from the Balcones Heights city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.

On 4/28/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Balcones Heights-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 294.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.5 miles away from Balcones Heights center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 277.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 50.5 miles away from Balcones Heights center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 334.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bexar County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Balcones Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Balcones Heights:

  • TEXSAN HEART HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 1 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • BRIT TEX NURSING SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • CARE PROFESSIONAL NURSING INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • RESTORATIVE HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • GOLDEN ESTATES REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • MORNINGSIDE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • SUMMIT HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Amtrak station near Balcones Heights:

  • 7 miles: SAN ANTONIO (224 HOEFGEN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Balcones Heights:

  • Trinity University (about 5 miles; San Antonio, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,467)
  • San Antonio College (about 5 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 5 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 6 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 6,875)
  • St Philip's College (about 8 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 8 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 10 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)

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Notable locations in Balcones Heights: Balcones Heights City Police Department (A), Balcones Heights Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Estrella Mall Shopping Center (1), Wonderland Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Balcones Heights: Saint Gregory the Great Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Balcones Heights: Balcones Heights City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Bexar County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 38.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.68. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.68
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.673. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.673
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2009 was 24.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.25
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.1%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.0% for Black residents, 19.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.9% for American Indian residents, 9.4% for other race residents, 44.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  47.6%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Texas average:

14.3

Balcones Heights travel time to work - commute Balcones Heights mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Balcones Heights city (based on Bexar County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic528,827104
Evangelical Protestant288,534765
Mainline Protestant78,855149
Other61,554122
Black Protestant8,96142
Orthodox1,0047
None747,038-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 162
Bexar County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 19
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 181
Bexar County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 487
Bexar County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,073
Here:

6.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bexar County:

26.3%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.8%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Balcones Heights:

47.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Balcones Heights:

47.0%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Balcones Heights:

20.9%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.9%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Balcones Heights:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Balcones Heights:

32.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Balcones Heights:

55.1%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Balcones Heights:

81.5%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Balcones Heights, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$5,486$65,8321$2,921
Other Government Administration 9$35,061$46,7480$0
Judicial and Legal 1$3,000$36,0000$0
Police Protection - Officers 20$83,559$50,1356$7,704
Firefighters 16$62,957$47,2181$651
Streets and Highways 2$4,623$27,7380$0
Other and Unallocable 4$10,849$32,5476$5,438
Totals for Government 53$205,535$46,53614$16,714

5.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,647 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.68%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.18% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,552 average AGI)
Bexar County:

0.18%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  0.24% ($45,333 average AGI)
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.21% ($35,699)
from Travis County, TX  0.20% ($36,937)


4.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,178 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.86%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.17% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,690 average AGI)
Bexar County:

0.17%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Guadalupe County, TX  0.26% ($45,622 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.24% ($38,254)
to Travis County, TX  0.23% ($42,332)

Strongest AM radio stations in Balcones Heights:

  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCOR (1350 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KXTN (1310 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KCHL (1480 AM; 3 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Balcones Heights:

  • KSTX (89.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K279AB (103.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: WILDCATTER WIRELESS, LLC)
  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZEP-FM (104.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS LOTUS LTD.)
  • KQXT-FM (101.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTFM (102.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K237AS (95.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPAC (88.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KROM (92.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSMG (105.3 FM; SEGUIN, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSYM-FM (90.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE)
  • KISS-FM (99.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCJZ (106.7 FM; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRTU-FM (91.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TRINITY UNIVERSITY)
  • KLEY-FM (94.1 FM; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: KLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • KCOR-FM (95.1 FM; COMFORT, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Balcones Heights:

  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • K31EX (Channel 31; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KNIC-CA (Channel 17; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • K52EA (Channel 52; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KOBS-LP (Channel 43; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CLARK ORTIZ)
  • KBNB-LP (Channel 10; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • K20BW (Channel 20; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KGMM-CA (Channel 58; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KJLF-LP (Channel 7; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KXTM-LP (Channel 21; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • KLRN (Channel 9; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ALAMO PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • K48DS (Channel 48; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSAA-LP (Channel 28; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
  • K57GO (Channel 57; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KHCE (Channel 23; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KPXL (Channel 26; UVALDE, TX; Owner: PAXSON SAN ANTONIO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTO-CA (Channel 67; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KRYT-LP (Channel 68; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
Balcones Heights fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Balcones Heights fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Balcones Heights)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • REPEATER, 3300 Hillcrest (Lat: 29.491111 Lon: -98.552556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.9 m, Call Sign: KNFW980
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.205 MHzGrant Date: 07/19/2012, Expiration Date: 09/01/2022Registrant: S & P Communications, 6712 Randolph Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78233, Phone: (210) 656-5073, Fax: (210) 656-5182, Email:
  • Lat: 29.522500 Lon: -98.573889, Call Sign: WPXE468
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.037 MHz, 462.912 MHz, 466.287 MHz, 469.487 MHzGrant Date: 03/17/2003, Expiration Date: 03/17/2013, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2013, Certifier: Joan AnderbergRegistrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20855 Kensington Blvd., Lakeville, MN 55044-7486, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Fax: (952) 469-0170

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Utility gas (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Balcones Heights, TX

  • Office Depot: 1
  • Starbucks: 1
  • Target: 1

Balcones Heights compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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