Bedias, Texas

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Population in 2014: 449 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Males: 214  (47.7%)
Females: 235  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  53.1 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 77831.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,446
Bedias:

$49,446
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,847

Bedias city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $119,739
Bedias:

$119,739
TX:

$161,500

Median gross rent in 2016: $877.

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  • Races in Bedias, TX (2010)

    Bedias races chart
    • 31370.7%White alone
    • 5913.3%Black alone
    • 4710.6%Hispanic
    • 163.6%Two or more races
    • 40.9%Other race alone
    • 30.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bedias: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.3%), American (6.3%), German (4.8%), Cajun (3.2%), Northern European (3.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Bedias,TX real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Bedias:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bedias city:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 5.1%

8 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America, 0.3% Europe).

This city:

2.6%
Texas:

16.7%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Bedias, Texas as of December 16, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Bedias to the number of sex offenders is 13 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $761 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $627 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: College Station, TX (24.8 miles , pop. 67,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (51.4 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (77.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Iola, TX (2.7 miles ), Anderson-Bedias, TX (3.0 miles ), Madisonville, TX (3.5 miles ), North Zulch, TX (3.8 miles ), Kurten, TX (4.3 miles ), Anderson, TX (4.5 miles ), Normangee, TX (4.5 miles ), Midway, TX (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 30.78 N, Longitude: 95.95 W

Area code: 936

Bedias household income distribution Bedias home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (23%)
  • Construction (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Retail trade (30%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (3%)

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

Tornado activity:

Bedias-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/5/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.8 miles away from the Bedias city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1959, a category F3 tornado 27.0 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bedias-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 322.9 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 188.4 miles away from Bedias 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 443.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 401.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 270.2 miles away from Bedias 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 179.3 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 Grimes County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Bedias:

  • MADISON ST JOSEPH HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MADISONVILLE, TX)
  • RIVERWOOD HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MADISONVILLE, TX)
  • SIERRA HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MADISONVILLE, TX)
  • MADISONVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MADISONVILLE, TX)
  • MADISONVILLE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MADISONVILLE, TX)
  • MOSAIC (Hospital, about 14 miles away; MADISONVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bedias:

  • Sam Houston State University (about 24 miles; Huntsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 16,233)
  • Texas A & M University-College Station (about 26 miles; College Station, TX; FT enrollment: 46,550)
  • Prairie View A & M University (about 48 miles; Prairie View, TX; FT enrollment: 7,517)
  • Lone Star College System (about 49 miles; The Woodlands, TX; FT enrollment: 45,205)
  • Blinn College (about 51 miles; Brenham, TX; FT enrollment: 8,959)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc. (about 64 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,236)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 79 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)

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Notable location: Saint Joseph Emergency Medical Services (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Bedias: Lone Star Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Grimes County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.2%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.3% for Black residents, 26.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Banks with branches in Bedias (2011 data):

  • First State Bank: at Main And Highway 90, branch established on 1907/08/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $143.2 mil, Deposits: $127.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Bedias Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Texas average:

14.3

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bedias city (based on Grimes County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,1234
Evangelical Protestant4,62226
Mainline Protestant96513
Other2984
None13,596-
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: 4
Grimes County:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Grimes County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Grimes County:

5.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Grimes County:

28.0%
Texas:

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

15.7%
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$862
Totals for Government 0$0 1$862

8.20% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,395 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.20%
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 Brazos County, TX  1.62% ($34,364 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  1.46% ($49,109)
from Montgomery County, TX  1.24% ($43,634)


7.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,971 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.96%
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 Brazos County, TX  2.06% ($30,545 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  1.09% ($29,580)
to Montgomery County, TX  0.97% ($38,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bedias:

  • WTAW (1620 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KZNE (1150 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWBC (1550 AM; 5 kW; NAVASOTA, TX)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KYOK (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMVL (1220 AM; 1 kW; MADISONVILLE, TX; Owner: LEON HUNT DBA/HUNT BROADCASTING)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bedias:

  • KAGG (96.1 FM; MADISONVILLE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KVST (103.7 FM; WILLIS, TX; Owner: NEW WAVO COMMUNICATION GROUP, INC.)
  • KTHT (97.1 FM; CLEVELAND, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KNDE (95.1 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KORA-FM (98.3 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KMVL-FM (100.5 FM; MADISONVILLE, TX; Owner: LEON HUNT DBA HUNT BROADCASTING)
  • KMBV (92.5 FM; NAVASOTA, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSAM-FM (101.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Owner: HEH COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KUST (99.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Owner: NEW WAVO COMMUNICATION GROUP, INC.)
  • KAMU-FM (90.9 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY)
  • KNFX-FM (99.5 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Bedias:

  • KBTX-TV (Channel 3; BRYAN, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KHTX-LP (Channel 30; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KMAY-LP (Channel 23; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • KHXL-LP (Channel 7; HUNTSVILLE, TX; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K28AK (Channel 28; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSCM-LP (Channel 12; BRYAN, TX; Owner: R.D. HARRIS)
  • KAMU-TV (Channel 15; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY)
  • KRHD-LP (Channel 34; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K47ED (Channel 47; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Bedias fatal accident list:

Nov 14, 2014 12:55 AM, Sr-90, Magnolia St, Lat: 30.77453, Lon: -95.95002, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 11, 2007 08:41 AM, Sr-90, Fm1696, Lat: 30.77357, Lon: -95.95005, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 18, 1996 03:15 AM, Fm1696, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $3,000Total costs
  • 2,600Total average daily traffic
  • 130Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,640Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bedias)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • CRUTCHFIELD, 13553 Fm39 (Lat: 30.670222 Lon: -95.987250), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 25.9 m, Overall height: 29.6 m, Call Sign: WQSZ341, Licensee ID: L00004077
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/12/2013, Expiration Date: 12/12/2023, Certifier: Charles Derrick PeRegistrant: Brazos Electric Power Cooperative, Inc., 7616 Bagby Ave., Waco, TX 76712, Phone: (254) 750-6385, Fax: (254) 750-6590, Email:
  • SINGLETON, 1923 County Road 155 (Lat: 30.674222 Lon: -95.980611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.3 m, Call Sign: WQTJ515
    Assigned Frequencies: 11305.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/18/2014, Expiration Date: 02/18/2024, Certifier: Kevin B CoyneRegistrant: Fiberlight, LLC, 4360 Beltway Pl, Suite 230, Arlington, TX 76018, Phone: (972) 832-3176, Email:
  • BEDIAS, 4 Ac, Out Of The T.P. Plaster 2 (Lat: 30.774000 Lon: -95.941694), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93.6 m, Call Sign: WQTU540
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 04/15/2014, Expiration Date: 04/15/2024, Certifier: Tony D CashRegistrant: Fiberlight, LLC, 4360 Beltway Pl, Suite 230, Arlington, TX 76018, Phone: (972) 832-3176, Email:
  • SINGLETON SUB TOWER, 13573 Fm 39 (Lat: 30.663444 Lon: -95.971639), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQWK729
    Assigned Frequencies: 6655.00 MHz, 6545.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6545.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6545.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6545.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6545.00 MHz, 6655.00 MHz, 6545.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/23/2015, Expiration Date: 09/23/2025, Certifier: Eli RiveraRegistrant: Mona Lee & Associates, LLC, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200 Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bedias)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AIRCRAFT MFG & DVLPMT CO CH601XLI SLSA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-200A (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 615CB , Serial Number: 601-048S, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/2007
    Registrant (Individual): William C Brown, 67 Forgotten Rd, Bedias, TX 77831
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 421C (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 68655 , Serial Number: 421C1072, Airworthiness Date: 05/31/1981
    Registrant (Individual): John D Bertling, 2700 County Road 123, Bedias, TX 77831
  • Aircraft: BROWN WILLIAM C RV-7A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 968CB , Serial Number: 73559, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 12/20/2010
    Registrant (Individual): William C Brown, 67 Forgotten Rd, Bedias, TX 77831

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Businesses in Bedias, TX

  • U-Haul: 1

Bedias compared to Texas state average:

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