For population 25 years and over in Bellville:
For population 15 years and over in Bellville city:
595 residents are foreign born (13.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,520 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Northwest Harris, TX (41.8 miles , pop. 405,444).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (54.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: West End, TX (3.6 miles ), Sealy, TX (3.7 miles ), San Felipe, TX (3.7 miles ), Hempstead, TX (3.8 miles ), Industry, TX (3.8 miles ), Pine Island, TX (4.0 miles ), Brenham, TX (4.1 miles ), Prairie View, TX (4.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 29.95 N, Longitude: 96.26 W
Area code: 979
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Bellville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +372 (+10.9%).
Work and jobs in Bellville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bellville, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bellville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/5/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Bellville city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 10/14/1957, a category F3 tornado 19.6 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Austin County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Joe Billy McDade - Basketball player, Hunter Goodwin - Player of football, Johnny Holland - College football player, Beau Bell - Baseball player and coach, Bill Zapalac - Football player, Emmanuel Sanders - Football player, Ernie Koy, Jr. - Football player, Ted Koy - Football player.
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Local government website: www.cityofbellville.com
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See full list of schools located in Bellville, School District: BELLVILLE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Bellville and their reported violations in the past:AUSTIN COUNTY WSC 2 (Population served: 549, Groundwater):
Past health violations:COUSHATTE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bellville that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.2%
(4.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.3% for Black residents, 37.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 75.3% for other race residents, 98.3% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Banks with branches in Bellville (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Bellville (based on Austin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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8.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,127 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,734 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Bellville fatal accident list:
Aug 2, 2009 06:39 AM, Luhn, Thomas, Lat: 29.95041389, Lon: -96.26097222, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 29, 2003 06:41 PM, Fm1456, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Nov 4, 2002 02:45 PM, Bellst, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 29, 1989 07:08 PM, 36, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 4, 1980 00:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 27, 1980 01:33 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bellville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 111 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bellville, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bellville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bellville)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 22 patent applications in 2008-2014.