Boling-Iago, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 1,257.
Males: 642  (51.1%)
Females: 615  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  32.9 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip codes: 77420.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $41,377 (it was $28,203 in 2000)
Boling-Iago:

$41,377
TX:

$55,653

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $19,432 (it was $13,261 in 2000)

Boling-Iago CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $82,273 (it was $40,800 in 2000)
Boling-Iago:

$82,273
TX:

$152,000
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  • Races in Boling-Iago, TX (2000)

    Boling-Iago races chart
    • 64650.8%Hispanic
    • 55043.3%White alone
    • 705.5%Black alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Two or more races

Races in Boling-Iago detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Boling-Iago: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (11.3%), United States (8.7%), Czech (6.8%), English (5.7%), Irish (5.1%), French (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 6.97 square miles.

Population density: 180 people per square mile   (very low).

Boling-Iago,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Boling-Iago:

  • High school or higher: 52.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Boling-Iago CDP:

  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 59.9%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

268 residents are foreign born (21.1% Latin America).

This place:

21.1%
Texas:

13.9%

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

Boling-Iago CDP:  1.2% ($506)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
Boling-Iago satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sugar Land, TX (30.5 miles , pop. 63,328).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (48.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Boling, TX (0.3 miles ), Iago, TX (1.2 miles) , Newgulf, TX (1.4 miles ), Wharton, TX (3.1 miles ), Needville, TX (3.3 miles ), Hungerford, TX (3.5 miles ), Damon, TX (3.6 miles ), Kendleton, TX (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 29.27 N, Longitude: 95.94 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 979

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (28%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Food and beverage stores (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (18%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (15%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Cashiers (11%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)

Work and jobs in Boling-Iago: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Boling-Iago, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Boling-Iago-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 46% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1961, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the Boling-Iago place center injured one person.

On 4/19/1965, a category F3 tornado 13.2 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Boling-Iago-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 89% 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 135.5 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 362.3 miles away from Boling-Iago 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 128.6 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 386.2 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 451.0 miles away from Boling-Iago 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 129.2 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 Wharton County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Boling-Iago topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Boling-Iago:

  • WHARTON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WHARTON, TX)
  • WHARTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WHARTON, TX)
  • BEASLEY STREET HOUSE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; NEEDVILLE, TX)
  • AVALON PLACE WHARTON (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WHARTON, TX)
  • SPJST REST HOME NO 2 (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NEEDVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boling-Iago:

  • Wharton County Junior College (about 10 miles; Wharton, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,009)
  • Brazosport College (about 36 miles; Lake Jackson, TX; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 40 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • Alvin Community College (about 44 miles; Alvin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,953)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 44 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 45 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,023)
  • Rice University (about 46 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 6,713)

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Notable locations in Boling-Iago: Wharton County Sheriff's Office (A), Boling Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Shiloh Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Wharton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Texas:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.0%
Whole state:  71.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.5%
Whole state:  4.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

16.0%
Whole state:

15.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.9%
Whole state:

6.7%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

23.1
Texas average:

15.6

Boling-Iago travel time to work - commute Boling-Iago mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Boling-Iago CDP (based on Wharton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic18,11010
Evangelical Protestant10,55048
Mainline Protestant3,32916
Black Protestant1,1697
Other3343
None7,788-
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: 8
Wharton County:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Wharton County:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Wharton County:

30.5%
Texas:

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

19.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.2%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Boling-Iago:

44.5%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.1%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.1%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Boling-Iago:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Boling-Iago:

33.2%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Boling-Iago:

53.4%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.2%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Boling-Iago, TX Residents

4.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,181 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.80%
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 Fort Bend County, TX  1.03% ($36,868 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.78% ($34,878)
from Matagorda County, TX  0.38% ($30,145)


5.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,330 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.58%
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 Fort Bend County, TX  1.06% ($34,385 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  1.03% ($29,592)
to Matagorda County, TX  0.41% ($35,317)

Strongest AM radio stations in Boling-Iago:

  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • DKFCC (1270 AM; 3 kW; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: CHAMELEON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KANI (1500 AM; 1 kW; WHARTON, TX; Owner: MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

Strongest FM radio stations in Boling-Iago:

  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KXGJ (101.7 FM; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRTS (92.1 FM; SEABROOK, TX; Owner: KRTS, INC.)
  • KIOX-FM (96.9 FM; EL CAMPO, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPTY (104.9 FM; MISSOURI CITY, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KOVE-FM (106.5 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KJOJ-FM (103.3 FM; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Boling-Iago:

  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KVIT-LP (Channel 28; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • 10,210Total average daily traffic
  • 727Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,520Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • NEWGLFAP1, Lat: 29.230333 Lon: -95.919000, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.8 m, Call Sign: WQJY595
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/18/2009, Expiration Date: 02/18/2019, Certifier: Gregory A Angst PeRegistrant: Mona Lee & Associates, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200 Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:
  • NEWGLFAP2, Lat: 29.230333 Lon: -95.919000, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.8 m, Call Sign: WQJY595
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/18/2009, Expiration Date: 02/18/2019, Certifier: Gregory A Angst PeRegistrant: Mona Lee & Associates, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200 Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:
  • NEWGLFAP3, Lat: 29.230333 Lon: -95.919000, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.8 m, Call Sign: WQJY595
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/18/2009, Expiration Date: 02/18/2019, Certifier: Gregory A Angst PeRegistrant: Mona Lee & Associates, 3730 Kirby Drive, Suite 1200 Pmb 165, Houston, TX 77098, Phone: (832) 850-7646, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Boling-Iago compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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