For population 25 years and over in Castroville:
For population 15 years and over in Castroville city:
74 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,570 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (23.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: LaCoste, TX (2.3 miles ), Lytle, TX (3.1 miles ), Natalia, TX (3.4 miles ), Devine, TX (3.8 miles ), West Bexar, TX (3.8 miles ), Hondo, TX (4.0 miles ), Somerset, TX (4.0 miles ), Lackland AFB, TX (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 29.35 N, Longitude: 98.88 W
Area code: 830
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 Castroville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (9 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +508 (+23.6%).
Work and jobs in Castroville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Castroville, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Castroville-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.4 miles away from the Castroville city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.
On 4/15/1973, a category F4 tornado 37.1 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 12 people.
Earthquake activity:Castroville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 93% 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 59.2 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 59.3 miles away from Castroville 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 59.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Medina County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: James Williamson (musician) - Musician.
Airports located in Castroville:
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Local government website: www.castrovilletx.us
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Public elementary/middle schools in Castroville:
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Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.6%
(4.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.2% for Black residents, 20.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 43.8% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
85 people in nursing homes in 2000
Castroville compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Castroville (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Castroville (based on Medina County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,349 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:
7.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,120 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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See more detailed statistics of Castroville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Castroville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 93 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Castroville, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 4 (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: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Castroville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 29 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Castroville)
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9901.00
Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9901.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.