Brookshire, Texas

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Population in 2017: 5,265 (94% urban, 6% rural).
Population change since 2000: +52.6%
Males: 2,708  (51.4%)
Females: 2,557  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

30.6 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 77423.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,686 (it was $29,461 in 2000)
Brookshire:

$43,686
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,415 (it was $12,235 in 2000)

Brookshire city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $94,068 (it was $42,500 in 2000)
Brookshire:

$94,068
TX:

$172,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $903.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brookshire: 91.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 19.6%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.1% for Black residents, 18.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Brookshire, TX (2010)
    • 2,22347.3%Hispanic
    • 1,62234.5%Black alone
    • 77416.5%White alone
    • 451.0%Two or more races
    • 200.4%Asian alone
    • 140.3%American Indian alone
    • 40.09%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 44 registered sex offenders living in Brookshire, Texas as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brookshire is 117 to 1.


Crime rates in Brookshire by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(27.5)
1
(27.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.3)
2
(49.9)
3
(74.8)
2
(41.7)
1
(20.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(27.5)
1
(27.0)
1
(26.8)
4
(101.1)
3
(74.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(41.7)
2
(41.1)
1
(20.9)
2
(40.8)
2
(40.0)
1
(19.2)
2
(37.6)
2
(37.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(192.8)
7
(189.0)
14
(374.9)
14
(354.0)
5
(124.7)
6
(149.6)
4
(83.3)
3
(61.7)
3
(62.7)
5
(101.9)
2
(40.0)
6
(115.3)
3
(56.4)
7
(130.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(220.3)
9
(243.0)
8
(214.2)
13
(328.7)
12
(299.3)
9
(224.4)
21
(437.4)
11
(226.1)
16
(334.4)
15
(305.7)
12
(239.8)
16
(307.5)
14
(263.0)
15
(280.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
27
(743.6)
50
(1,350)
61
(1,634)
57
(1,441)
60
(1,497)
74
(1,845)
38
(791.5)
34
(698.9)
25
(522.6)
17
(346.5)
16
(319.7)
34
(653.5)
17
(319.4)
10
(187.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
67
(1,845)
44
(1,188)
84
(2,250)
91
(2,301)
118
(2,943)
84
(2,095)
62
(1,291)
64
(1,316)
59
(1,233)
55
(1,121)
34
(679.5)
28
(538.2)
33
(620.0)
51
(954.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(192.8)
18
(486.1)
24
(642.7)
16
(404.6)
11
(274.4)
6
(149.6)
9
(187.5)
9
(185.0)
7
(146.3)
9
(183.4)
6
(119.9)
15
(288.3)
12
(225.4)
9
(168.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(27.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.8)
2
(50.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
4
(82.2)
2
(41.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.8)
1
(18.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)320.3361.9432.5528.7501.4464.3351.2254.1200.0208.1151.1201.8164.8190.0

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City-data.com crime index in Brookshire, TX

Crime rate in Brookshire detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 25 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.37
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: African (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.5%), German (1.9%), Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 161 feet

Land area: 3.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,500 people per square mile   (low).

Brookshire, Texas map

1,279 residents are foreign born (24.4% Latin America).

This city:

24.4%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,312 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,298 (1.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sugar Land, TX (24.1 miles , pop. 63,328).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Harris, TX (28.2 miles , pop. 405,444).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (34.3 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Pattison, TX (1.7 miles ),
Brazos Country, TX (2.5 miles ),
Fulshear, TX (2.7 miles ),
Simonton, TX (2.7 miles ),
Katy, TX (2.8 miles ),
Weston Lakes, TX (3.0 miles ),
San Felipe, TX (3.0 miles ),
Cinco Ranch, TX (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 29.78 N, Longitude: 95.95 W

Area code: 281

Distribution of median household income in Brookshire, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Brookshire, TX in 2017
Brookshire satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $59,100
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $47,200
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $66,000
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $46,700
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $61,500
  • 2002: 18 buildings, average cost: $58,800
  • 2003: 41 buildings, average cost: $57,100
  • 2004: 34 buildings, average cost: $53,600
  • 2005: 50 buildings, average cost: $53,700
  • 2006: 68 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2007: 43 buildings, average cost: $161,400
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $102,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2017: 31 buildings, average cost: $87,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Brookshire, TX residents
Average permit cost in Brookshire, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Brookshire, TX
Historical housing units in Brookshire, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +521 (+17.8%).
Most common industries in Brookshire, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.2%)
  • Health care (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.4%)
  • Truck transportation (4.1%)
  • Machinery (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.4%)
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Social assistance (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Brookshire, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.6%)
  • Cashiers (8.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.9%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.5%)

Average climate in Brookshire, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Brookshire, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.3. This is about average.

City:

69.3
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 3.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.66
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.3
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Brookshire-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 70% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/5/1950, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.3 miles away from the Brookshire city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/13/1974, a category F3 tornado 18.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people.

Earthquake activity:

Brookshire-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 147.2 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 362.0 miles away from Brookshire 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 373.4 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 445.1 miles away from Brookshire 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 139.0 miles away from Brookshire 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 139.7 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 Waller County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Fires: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brookshire topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Brookshire:

  • WILLOW RIVER FARMS 10 (4073 FM 3318)
  • BROOKSHIRE NURSING CENTER (710 HIGHWAY 359 SOUTH)
  • THE OAKS AT BROOKSHIRE (710 HWY 359 S)

Airports located in Brookshire:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brookshire:

  • Prairie View A & M University (about 22 miles; Prairie View, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,517)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 28 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 31 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)
  • Wharton County Junior College (about 33 miles; Wharton, TX; FT enrollment: 5,009)
  • Rice University (about 34 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 6,713)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 34 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,023)
  • University of St Thomas (about 34 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,747)

Public high school in Brookshire:

  • ROYAL H S (Location: 34499 ROYAL RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Brookshire:

  • ROYAL J H (Location: 2500 DURKIN RD, Grades: 6-8)
  • ROYAL EL (Location: 2222 DURKIN RD, Grades: 1-5)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • KQLC-LP 107.9 Christian Community Radio Station

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Brookshire: Brookshire Auxiliary Fire Department (A), Brookshire Volunteer Fire Department (B), Brookshire Crime Stoppers Office (C), Waller County Historical Museum (D), Brookshire - Pattison Area Emergency Medical Service (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Brookshire include: Brookshire Community Church (A), Mount Zion Baptist Church (B), Curry Chapel Baptist Church (C), Currys Chapel (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Eric Heitmann - 2005 NFL player (San Francisco 49ers, born: Feb 24, 1980).

Waller County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brookshire and their reported violations in the past:

BEACON ESTATES WSC (Population served: 294, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2007), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-01-2007), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-09-2009), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-08-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-01-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-02-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-16-2005), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-01-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2014)
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
REPKAS GROCERY (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-15-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-15-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-20-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-01-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-26-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-26-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-20-2013), St Compliance achieved (APR-08-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-01-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-26-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-26-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-20-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-01-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Brookshire that have no violations reported:

  • BROOKSHIRE MWD (Population served: 5,283, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

3.2 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

74.4%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
16 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

Banks with branches in Brookshire (2011 data):

  • Enterprise Bank: Brookshire Branch at 550 Fm 1489, branch established on 1984/03/15. Info updated 2007/04/06: Bank assets: $534.1 mil, Deposits: $465.8 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers & Merchants Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Brookshire Branch at 899 Cooper Street, branch established on 1906/01/05. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Brookshire:

Marital status in Brookshire, TX
  • Never married: 41.5%
  • Now married: 36.5%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

For population 25 years and over in Brookshire:

  • High school or higher: 71.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Brookshire
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brookshire, TX (based on Waller County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,03531
Catholic4,6312
Mainline Protestant1,92814
Other1,2683
Black Protestant6824
None28,661-
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: 6
Waller County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Waller County:

6.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.3%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.9%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.5%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Brookshire:

29.1
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.1%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brookshire:

6.7
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.4%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

52.3%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Brookshire:

81.5%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brookshire, TX Residents
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 and Unallocable 7$39,413$67,5650$0
Water Supply 6$28,772$57,5440$0
Local Libraries 4$6,962$20,8860$0
Parks and Recreation 4$17,210$51,6300$0
Firefighters 4$14,845$44,5350$0
Judicial and Legal 2$7,619$45,7140$0
Other Government Administration 2$20,364$122,1840$0
Financial Administration 1$8,277$99,3240$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 30$143,462$57,3850$0

Brookshire government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $341,000 ($64.77)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $386,000 ($73.31)
    Police Protection: $369,000 ($70.09)
    Regular Highways: $319,000 ($60.59)
    Financial Administration: $314,000 ($59.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $194,000 ($36.85)
    Sewerage: $179,000 ($34.00)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $69,000 ($13.11)
    Local Fire Protection: $33,000 ($6.27)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($3.42)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $119,000 ($22.60)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $1,000 ($0.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $30,000 ($5.70)
    Water Utilities: $28,000 ($5.32)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($3.80)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($2.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($1.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,067,000 ($202.66)

Brookshire government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $363,000 ($68.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $263,000 ($49.95)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $341,000 ($64.77)
    Water Utilities: $247,000 ($46.91)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $61,000 ($11.59)
    Interest Earnings: $16,000 ($3.04)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $540,000 ($102.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $203,000 ($38.56)
  • Tax - Property: $619,000 ($117.57)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $391,000 ($74.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $138,000 ($26.21)
    Other License: $46,000 ($8.74)

Brookshire government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,799,000 ($341.69)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,554,000 ($295.16)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $245,000 ($46.53)

Brookshire government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,059,000 ($201.14)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $455,000 ($86.42)

10.97% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,577 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.97%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  6.19% ($66,252 average AGI)
from Fort Bend County, TX  0.92% ($121,972)
from Montgomery County, TX  0.80% ($56,525)


8.92% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.92%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Harris County, TX  4.11% ($47,830 average AGI)
to Fort Bend County, TX  0.55% ($69,878)
to Montgomery County, TX  0.54% ($50,525)
Businesses in Brookshire, TX
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1La Quinta1
Cricket Wireless1Rooms To Go3
Days Inn1Subway2
Dennys1Super 81
FedEx1UPS1
Jack In The Box1

Strongest AM radio stations in Brookshire:

  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KCHN (1050 AM; 0 kW; BROOKSHIRE, TX; Owner: KCHN, INC.)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brookshire:

  • 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)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • K201EU (88.1 FM; KATY, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KPFT (90.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPTY (104.9 FM; MISSOURI CITY, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLTN (102.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HBC HOUSTON LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KPVU (91.3 FM; PRAIRIE VIEW, TX; Owner: PRAIRIE VIEW A & M UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Brookshire:

  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, 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.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KVIT-LP (Channel 28; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KBTX-TV (Channel 3; BRYAN, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
Brookshire fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Brookshire fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 29Number of bridges
  • 430ft / 131mTotal length
  • $186,000Total costs
  • 539,505Total average daily traffic
  • 163,019Total average daily truck traffic
  • 462,340Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic
New bridges in Brookshire, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 201960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Brookshire, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brookshire)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

106 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Uprr 1002 Cooper St (Lat: 29.797444 Lon: -95.951889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 26 m, Call Sign: WNKY859,
    Assigned Frequencies: 935.887 MHz, 935.937 MHz, 935.987 MHz, 936.887 MHz, 936.937 MHz, 936.987 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/1998, Expiration Date: 02/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2001, Certifier: Robert Vandeberg, Registrant: B & R Consultants Inc, 13360 S Cliffside Dr, Mulino, OR 97042-9636, Fax: (503) 632-3142
  • 31807 Katy Brookshire Rd (Lat: 29.785222 Lon: -95.919111), Call Sign: KWT634,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.4400 MHz, Grant Date: 09/08/2014, Expiration Date: 08/01/2024, Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (866) 908-2220, Fax: (570) 322-6825, Email:
  • BROOKSHIRE, 1002 Cooper (Lat: 29.797444 Lon: -95.951889), Type: Pole, Structure height: 26 m, Call Sign: KXC941,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.470 MHz, Grant Date: 05/01/2012, Expiration Date: 05/20/2022, Certifier: L J Kopiasz, Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1400 Douglas St Stop 0650, Omaha, NE 68179, Phone: (402) 544-6090, Fax: (402) 233-2025, Email:
  • Lat: 29.786333 Lon: -95.950222, Call Sign: WQAC921, Licensee ID: L00097146,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.962 MHz, Grant Date: 05/06/2004, Expiration Date: 05/06/2014, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2014, Certifier: Theodore A Sams Iii, Registrant: City Of Brookshire, 4029 Fifth Street, Brookshire, TX 77423, Phone: (281) 375-5050, Fax: (281) 375-5045
  • Lat: 29.807167 Lon: -95.968417, Call Sign: WQFW412,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.850 MHz, 456.850 MHz, 461.300 MHz, 466.300 MHz, 452.750 MHz, 461.125 MHz, 464.625 MHz, 452.350 MHz, Grant Date: 11/28/2016, Expiration Date: 10/19/2026, Certifier: Andrew D Perry, Registrant: Washington Radio Reports Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road Suite 7, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • Houston Executive Airport (Lat: 29.801778 Lon: -95.905028), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.5 m, Overall height: 6.7 m, Call Sign: WQKQ485,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.887 MHz, Grant Date: 08/11/2009, Expiration Date: 08/11/2019, Certifier: Andrew Perry, Registrant: All Weather Inc, 1165 National Dr., Sacramento, CA 95834, Phone: (916) 928-6748, Fax: (916) 928-1165, Email:
  • Lat: 29.782694 Lon: -95.954278, Call Sign: WQND599, Licensee ID: L01600562,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.412 MHz, Grant Date: 12/30/2010, Expiration Date: 12/30/2020, Certifier: Tonya Pierre, Registrant: Brookshire Municipal Water District, 4004 6th Street, Brookshire, TX 77423, Phone: (281) 375-5010, Fax: (281) 934-4877

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3 (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 Brookshire)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

65 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Brookshire)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$180,0001$82,1300$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$103,850
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6802.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$60,190
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 6802.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brookshire, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Brookshire, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 36. The highest number of reported fires - 100 took place in 2005, and the least - 1 in 2010. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Brookshire, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (53.4%), and Structure Fires (22.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Brookshire, TX
    • 33053.4%Outside Fires
    • 13922.5%Structure Fires
    • 12119.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 284.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brookshire, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Brookshire, Texas:

  • Super 8, 415 FM 359, Brookshire, Texas 77423 , Phone: (281) 934-3500, Fax: (281) 934-3435
  • La Quinta Inn And Suites, 721 FM1489, Brookshire, Texas 77423 , Phone: (281) 375-8888, Fax: (281) 375-8892
  • Holiday Inn Express Brookshire-Katy Freeway, 34103 Katy Fwy, Brookshire, Texas 77423 , Phone: (281) 934-2229
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Brookshire, Texas
Most common first names in Brookshire, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3677.1 years
Willie2878.2 years
James2870.2 years
William2478.4 years
Robert2470.3 years
John2170.7 years
Charles2165.0 years
Henry1774.1 years
George1575.3 years
Annie1082.4 years
Most common last names in Brookshire, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams3170.7 years
Johnson1976.6 years
Smith1874.3 years
Brown1878.1 years
Davis1671.2 years
Jackson1677.8 years
Jones1374.2 years
Palmer1181.7 years
Harris1077.7 years
Sampson1085.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brookshire, TX
  • 53.5%Electricity
  • 36.2%Utility gas
  • 8.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brookshire, TX
  • 84.8%Electricity
  • 8.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.4%Utility gas


Brookshire compared to Texas state average:

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