Bausell and Ellis, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 113.
Males: 52  (46.4%)
Females: 61  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  30.5 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip code: 78569

Estimated median household income in 2016: $31,708 (it was $23,542 in 2000)
Bausell and Ellis:

$31,708
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $9,825 (it was $7,140 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $109,480 (it was $65,600 in 2000)
Bausell and Ellis:

$109,480
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $85,771; Detached houses: $90,678; Townhouses or other attached units: $63,826; Mobile homes: $38,461; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $5,594
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    • 9584.8%Hispanic
    • 1715.2%White alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bausell and Ellis: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.11 square miles.

Population density: 993 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Bausell and Ellis:

  • High school or higher: 56.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 30.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bausell and Ellis CDP:

  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 47.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.1%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

4 residents are foreign born (3.6% Latin America).

This place:

3.6%
Texas:

13.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Bausell and Ellis CDP:  1.6% ($1,042)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)

Bausell and Ellis satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Harlingen, TX (17.7 miles , pop. 57,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (93.5 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (213.3 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Lyford, TX (1.3 miles ), Lyford South, TX (1.6 miles) , Raymondville, TX (1.8 miles ), Ranchette Estates, TX (2.0 miles) , Los Angeles Subdivision, TX (2.0 miles) , Zapata Ranch, TX (2.4 miles) , Sebastian, TX (2.5 miles ), La Sara, TX (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 26.43 N, Longitude: 97.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

11.5%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Bausell and Ellis, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bausell and Ellis-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Bausell and Ellis place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 25.9 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bausell and Ellis-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/23/2007 at 19:09:15, a magnitude 5.6 (5.4 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 326.9 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 165.6 miles away from Bausell and Ellis center
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) earthquake occurred 431.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 90.2 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) earthquake occurred 172.5 miles away from Bausell and Ellis 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 171.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Willacy County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bausell and Ellis topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bausell and Ellis:

  • RETAMA MANOR NURSING CENTER/RAYMONDVILLE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; RAYMONDVILLE, TX)
  • WILLACY COUNTY GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; RAYMONDVILLE, TX)
  • DOMINION COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 16 miles away; HARLINGEN, TX)
  • BRIO HOME HEALTH AGENCY LLC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; ELSA, TX)
  • US RENAL CARE DELTA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; ELSA, TX)

Amtrak station near Bausell and Ellis:

  • 18 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bausell and Ellis:

  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 17 miles; Harlingen, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 26 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 33 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 42 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 76 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 94 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 95 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

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Willacy 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 57.0. This is better than average.

City:

57.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 9.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.99
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  3.5 people
Texas:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  87.5%
Whole state:  71.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.0%
Whole state:  4.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

26.6%
Whole state:

15.4%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

22.9
Texas average:

15.6

Bausell and Ellis travel time to work - commute Bausell and Ellis mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bausell and Ellis CDP (based on Willacy County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,0106
Evangelical Protestant1,61422
Mainline Protestant8068
Other3372
None8,367-
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: 1
Willacy County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Willacy County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

3.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Willacy County:

27.6%
Texas:

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

18.0%
State:

15.7%

5.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,767 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cameron County, TX  1.50% ($27,549 average AGI)
from Hidalgo County, TX  1.15% ($24,600)
from Harris County, TX  0.23% ($19,929)


5.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,885 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cameron County, TX  1.97% ($30,050 average AGI)
to Hidalgo County, TX  1.13% ($31,464)
to Harris County, TX  0.24% ($24,733)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bausell and Ellis:

  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bausell and Ellis:

  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KILM (102.1 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: BMP 102.1 FM, LP)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KTER (90.7 FM; RUDOLPH, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)

TV broadcast stations around Bausell and Ellis:

  • KMAO-LP (Channel 50; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KRYM-LP (Channel 55; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: ALMA L. RODRIGUEZ)
  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K64FM (Channel 64; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: BROWNSVILLE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 7,850Total average daily traffic
  • 2,119Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,140Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)
  • Utility gas (19%)

Bausell and Ellis compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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