Bayview, Texas

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Population in 2013: 382 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.3%
Males: 193  (50.6%)
Females: 189  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  43.1 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78566.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $51,576 (it was $46,750 in 2000)
Bayview:

$51,576
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,807 (it was $18,620 in 2000)

Bayview town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $158,812 (it was $139,700 in 2000)
Bayview:

$158,812
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $205,615; Detached houses: $209,776; Mobile homes: $115,732

Median gross rent in 2012: $828.

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Bayview races chart
  • White alone - 203 (53.0%)
  • Hispanic - 176 (46.0%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.5%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.5%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bayview: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (6.0%), German (5.0%), Irish (3.6%), Swedish (3.1%), Italian (3.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.80 square miles.

Population density: 136 people per square mile   (very low).

Bayview,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Bayview:

  • High school or higher: 55.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 1.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bayview town:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 2.1%
  • Divorced: 7.5%

190 residents are foreign born

This town:  21.7%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bayview, Texas as of April 26, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bayview to the number of sex offenders is 384 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,500 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $697 (0.8%)

Bayview satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brownsville, TX (14.7 miles , pop. 139,722).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (111.6 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (239.6 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Chula Vista, TX (2.1 miles ), Chula Vista-Orason, TX (2.2 miles ), Orason, TX (2.2 miles) , Del Mar Heights, TX (2.3 miles ), Laureles, TX (2.4 miles ), Los Fresnos, TX (2.5 miles ), La Tina Ranch, TX (2.6 miles ), Laguna Vista, TX (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $55,800
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $190,600
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $190,600
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $190,600
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $190,600
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $169,300
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $169,300
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $307,500
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $198,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 26.13 N, Longitude: 97.40 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Bayview household income distribution Bayview home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.8%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (36%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (12%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Librarians, curators, and archivists (10%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Religious workers (5%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (26%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Registered nurses (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Bayview, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Bayview-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 89% 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 300.4 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 190.7 miles away from Bayview 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 116.9 miles away from the city 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 463.1 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 196.8 miles away from Bayview center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 195.3 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 Cameron County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 3, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bayview topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bayview:

  • VALLEY CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF SOUTH TEXAS (Hospital, about 11 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • BROWNSVILLE SURGICAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • SOUTH TEXAS REHABILTATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • VALLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • CASA LINDA GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)

Amtrak stations near Bayview:

  • 18 miles: BROWNSVILLE (1134 E. ST. CHARLES) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.
  • 19 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bayview:

  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 18 miles; Brownsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 18 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 50 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 54 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 101 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 110 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 114 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

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Lakes: Resaca Reparo (A), Resaca de los Cuates (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cameron 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 2012 was 54.8. This is better than average.

City:

54.8
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 23.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.95
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00388. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00388
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.4%
(17.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Bayview compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Bayview travel time to work - commute Bayview mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (94%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bayview town (based on Cameron County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.84%
Here: 52.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents75.7%9.8%2.7%2.2%1.5%
Congregations16.6%17.5%5.4%14.8%3.6%
Name Charismatic Churches IndependentPresbyterian Church (USA)Churches of ChristEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents1.4%1.1%1.0%0.9%3.7%
Congregations0.4%4.5%9.0%2.2%26.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 47
Cameron County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Cameron County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 133
Cameron County:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 223
Here:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Cameron County:

25.4%
Texas:

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

18.6%
State:

15.7%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$2,130
Totals for Government 0$0 1$2,130

3.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,155 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($788 average AGI)
Cameron County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hidalgo County, TX  0.57% ($27,792 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.33% ($25,197)
from Bexar County, TX  0.22% ($31,668)


3.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.85%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,002 average AGI)
Cameron County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hidalgo County, TX  0.60% ($29,477 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.35% ($28,091)
to Bexar County, TX  0.31% ($36,574)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bayview:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Bayview:

  • KMBH-FM (88.9 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNVO-FM (101.1 FM; PORT ISABEL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KESO (92.7 FM; SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX; Owner: ALTERNATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KZSP (95.3 FM; SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX; Owner: ALTERNATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KBNR (88.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)

TV broadcast stations around Bayview:

  • K64FM (Channel 64; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: BROWNSVILLE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZAV-LP (Channel 20; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXIV-LP (Channel 17; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Bayview fatal accident list:

Apr 11, 2008 04:50 PM, Fm510, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 9, 2005 06:20 AM, Us-77, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 20, 1992 03:40 PM, Fm510, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1/2 Mi N Of Fm 510 On Buena Vista Rd (Lat: 26.135361 Lon: -97.349139), Type: Tower, Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: KNJH283
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.505 MHz, 159.090 MHz, 159.210 MHz, 155.512 MHz, 159.097 MHz, 159.217 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/13/2005, Expiration Date: 10/26/2015
    Registrant: Texas Department Of Public Safety, 5805 N. Lamar, Austin, TX 78773-0259, Phone: (512) 424-7134, Fax: (512) 424-5320, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB5KCI, Licensee ID: L00321064
    Grant Date: 02/02/2001, Expiration Date: 04/30/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/01/2013
    Registrant: Hans R Crump, 902 Simpson, Bayview, TX 77518
  • Call Sign: KD7JXO, Licensee ID: L00270930
    Grant Date: 06/22/2010, Expiration Date: 07/22/2020, Certifier: Sharon E Matthews
    Registrant: Sharon E Matthews, 181 No San Roman, Bayview, TX 78566

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 17-31A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 169 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 39895 , Serial Number: 73-32-112, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 03/10/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 133 W Resaca, Bayview, TX 78566

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 20
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Bayview

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