Blessing, Texas

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Population in 2010: 927. Population change since 2000: +7.7%
Males: 511  (55.1%)
Females: 416  (44.9%)
Median resident age:  27.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 77419.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $20,607 (it was $22,989 in 2000)
Blessing:

$20,607
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $9,621 (it was $10,980 in 2000)

Blessing CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $15,054 (it was $48,700 in 2000)
Blessing:

$15,054
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $112,192; Detached houses: $125,106; Townhouses or other attached units: $137,293; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $196,510; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $79,035; Mobile homes: $50,016; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $25,109

Median gross rent in 2013: $734.

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  • Races in Blessing, TX (2010)

    Blessing races chart
    • 52056.1%Hispanic
    • 37540.5%White alone
    • 252.7%Black alone
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 30.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Blessing: 78.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Czech (4.0%), Irish (3.6%), German (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.03 square miles.

Population density: 456 people per square mile   (low).

Blessing,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Blessing:

  • High school or higher: 71.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blessing CDP:

  • Never married: 23.0%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

275 residents are foreign born (22.8% Latin America).

This place:

22.8%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $221 (1.8%)

Blessing satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (47.0 miles , pop. 60,603).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (79.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Tidehaven, TX (2.3 miles ), Palacios, TX (3.3 miles ), Markham, TX (3.4 miles ), La Ward, TX (3.9 miles) , Bay City, TX (4.2 miles ), Lolita, TX (4.4 miles ), Matagorda, TX (4.5 miles ), Louise, TX (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 28.87 N, Longitude: 96.22 W

Area code: 361

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

7.0%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Construction (26%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Utilities (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (43%)
  • Public administration (36%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (35%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (23%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (79%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Blessing, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Blessing-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the Blessing place center killed 4 people and injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 12/24/1975, a category F3 tornado 19.8 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Blessing-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 115.4 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 109.9 miles away from Blessing center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 372.9 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 440.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 394.2 miles away from Blessing center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 137.3 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 Matagorda County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Blessing:

  • PALACIOS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PALACIOS, TX)
  • PALACIOUS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PALACIOS, TX)
  • LEISURE LODGE PALACIOS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PALACIOS, TX)

Operable nuclear power plants near Blessing:

  • 12 miles: South Texas Project 1 and 2 in Palacios, TX.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blessing:

  • Wharton County Junior College (about 33 miles; Wharton, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,009)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 47 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 3,110)
  • Victoria College (about 47 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • Brazosport College (about 51 miles; Lake Jackson, TX; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Alvin Community College (about 70 miles; Alvin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,953)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 72 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 76 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)

Public elementary/middle school in Blessing:

  • BLESSING EL (Students: 229, Location: 139 FM 616, Grades: PK-5)
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Notable location: Blessing Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Blessing Hotel (128 10th Street).

Matagorda 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 2013: 37.6%
(33.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 35.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Blessing (2011 data):

  • The First State Bank: Blessing Branch at Avenue B And 10th Street, branch established on 1996/12/30. Info updated 2011/10/26: Bank assets: $289.2 mil, Deposits: $263.3 mil, headquarters in Louise, TX, positive income, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Louise Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Blessing CDP (based on Matagorda County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,79949
Catholic8,1437
Mainline Protestant2,84719
Black Protestant1,0607
Other3984
None14,455-
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: 5
Matagorda County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Matagorda County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Matagorda County:

7.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Matagorda County:

28.1%
Texas:

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

17.8%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Blessing:

46.2%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.7%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Blessing:

12.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Blessing:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Blessing:

33.3%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Blessing:

52.6%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Blessing:

78.3%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Blessing, TX Residents

5.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,014 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
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 Brazoria County, TX  0.83% ($33,912 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.78% ($32,354)
from Wharton County, TX  0.49% ($35,317)


6.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,329 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
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 Brazoria County, TX  1.31% ($43,099 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.93% ($34,544)
to Wharton County, TX  0.45% ($30,145)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blessing:

  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • DKFCC (1270 AM; 3 kW; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: CHAMELEON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blessing:

  • KXGJ (101.7 FM; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIOX-FM (96.9 FM; EL CAMPO, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZRC (92.5 FM; MARKHAM, TX; Owner: LBR ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KMKS (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: SANDLIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KROY (99.7 FM; PALACIOS, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJOJ-FM (103.3 FM; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGUL (96.1 FM; EDNA, TX; Owner: LAGRANGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KIXS (107.9 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSQ (94.5 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Blessing fatal accident list:

Nov 27, 2007 04:23 PM, 10, Lat: 28.87493, Lon: -96.22144, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
May 28, 2002 05:40 PM, Railroadavenue, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 21, 1997 11:45 PM, Blessingmi, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 22, 1986 05:05 PM, 7thstreet, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 4, 1983 87:99 PM, Fm616, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 18, 1979 09:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • 7,700Total average daily traffic
  • 780Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,060Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Blessing)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 1 Mi N Fm 616 On Fm 458 On Left Side (Lat: 28.881917 Lon: -96.269694), Call Sign: KNEN241, Licensee ID: L00116832
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.000 MHzGrant Date: 12/18/2002, Expiration Date: 01/03/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2013Registrant: County Of Matagorda, Bay City, TX 77404-1259, Phone: (409) 245-5526
  • Live Oak At 11th St (Lat: 28.872472 Lon: -96.224694), Call Sign: KXR332
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.775 MHzGrant Date: 03/23/1999, Expiration Date: 04/19/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/19/2004Registrant: Trull Service Company, Palacios, TX 77465-0570, Phone: (512) 972-2537
  • 3 Miles W St Hwy 35 35 Miles South (Lat: 28.671944 Lon: -96.205250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WGH417
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.250 MHzGrant Date: 10/30/2000, Expiration Date: 10/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2001, Certifier: Kevin DumasRegistrant: New Signals Engineering, Buna, TX 77612, Fax: (409) 994-4696
  • BLESSING MOBILE, Lat: 28.874583 Lon: -96.221889, Call Sign: WNWE375
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.025 MHzGrant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 12/01/2022, Certifier: L J KopiaszRegistrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • Hwy 35 4 Mi S (Lat: 28.812778 Lon: -96.221917), Call Sign: KKU878
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.9400 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 01/30/2021, Certifier: D J BoltonRegistrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 211 North Union Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Fax: (703) 372-5176, Email:
  • Seagull Shoreline 3.5 Mi S (Lat: 28.818611 Lon: -96.202194), Call Sign: WNMU375
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHzGrant Date: 04/25/1999, Expiration Date: 04/25/2004, Cancellation Date: 01/29/2002Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • STATION, 4 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 28.809417 Lon: -96.218833), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WNES456
    Assigned Frequencies: 2181.60 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/1999, Expiration Date: 10/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/22/2002Registrant: Phone: (713) 420-2212
  • STATION, 1.5 Mi S Of 2.1 Mi S Of (Lat: 28.842194 Lon: -96.209111), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WNES457
    Assigned Frequencies: 2131.60 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/1999, Expiration Date: 10/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 03/22/2002Registrant: Phone: (713) 420-2212
  • STATION, Hwy 35 4 Mi S Of (Lat: 28.812750 Lon: -96.221889), Overall height: 39.6 m, Call Sign: WNTN616
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.493 MHz, 952.493 MHzGrant Date: 04/12/2012, Expiration Date: 06/30/2022, Certifier: D J BoltonRegistrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 211 North Union Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Fax: (703) 372-5176, Email:
  • BLS TOWER, 163 12th Street (Lat: 28.872000 Lon: -96.217861), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQRF455
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/01/2013, Expiration Date: 05/01/2023, Certifier: Dustin ChandlerRegistrant: Intelpath, 16w575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • BLESSING, Blessing (Lat: 28.901083 Lon: -96.195111), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 97.5 m, Overall height: 101.5 m, Call Sign: WQSU657
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 11/19/2013, Expiration Date: 11/19/2023, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • RHODESRANCH, 4 Mi Wnw Of (Lat: 28.878028 Lon: -96.269944), Overall height: 92.7 m, Call Sign: KLU25
    Assigned Frequencies: 6041.60 MHz, 6041.60 MHz, 6160.20 MHz, 6160.20 MHz, 6264.00 MHz, 6264.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/19/2005Registrant: Cable One, Inc., 1314 North Third Street, 3rd Floor, Phoenix, AZ 85004, Phone: (602) 364-6000, Fax: (602) 364-6013, Email:
  • STATION, 100 Yards E Of Hwy 35 & 2.1 Mi S (Lat: 28.837472 Lon: -96.208472), Overall height: 32 m, Call Sign: WHK230
    Assigned Frequencies: 2138.00 MHzGrant Date: 04/06/2009, Expiration Date: 05/25/2019, Cancellation Date: 03/14/2011Registrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 211 North Union Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB5EGH, Grant Date: 09/15/1987, Expiration Date: 09/15/1997, Cancellation Date: 09/16/1999, Registrant: Herman D Worsham, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Call Sign: KC5EDL, Licensee ID: L00282707, Grant Date: 08/19/2013, Expiration Date: 11/16/2023, Certifier: James H Brown, Registrant: James H Brown, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Call Sign: N5TTD, Licensee ID: L00330891, Grant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 05/28/2021, Registrant: Charles W Allen Jr, #140 Pr 809 (Viets Ln), Blessing, TX 77419
  • Call Sign: W3ZZT, Previous Call Sign: KE5ZCI, Licensee ID: L01465321, Grant Date: 04/24/2009, Expiration Date: 04/24/2019, Certifier: Mark A Cunningham, Registrant: Mark A Cunningham, 235 Elm Street, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Call Sign: KG5IAY, Licensee ID: L01951766, Grant Date: 06/18/2015, Expiration Date: 06/18/2025, Certifier: Matthew P Riccio, Registrant: Matthew P Riccio, Blessing, TX 77419

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 19640 , Serial Number: 17260629, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1972
    Registrant (Individual): James Moerbe, Po Box 686, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3409A , Serial Number: 22-1675, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 03/09/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Charles E Rhoades, Po Box 197, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Aircraft: MARCOTTE PIERRE VANS RV-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3456B , Serial Number: M-003/116, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/1993
    Registrant (Individual): Michael R Mondrik, Po Box 664, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4297U , Serial Number: 15060297, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 12/30/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Michael R Mondrik, 320 County Road 442 Box 664, Blessing, TX 77419

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Blessing, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John775.8 years
William776.7 years
James656.9 years
Mary683.7 years
Frank680.3 years
Robert478.3 years
Alice485.7 years
Barbara363.0 years
Maria365.3 years
Clyde371.7 years
Most common last names in Blessing, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rickaway973.1 years
Longoria771.6 years
Smith775.2 years
Phillips679.2 years
Williams575.2 years
Ackerman477.3 years
Green473.2 years
Hlozek478.5 years
Lara468.5 years
Mitchell467.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (74%)
  • Utility gas (26%)

Blessing compared to Texas state average:

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

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  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Honduras (population 500+)"
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