Center Point, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 3,738.
Males: 1,875  (50.2%)
Females: 1,863  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  40.4 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip code: 78013

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,974 (it was $36,286 in 2000)
Center Point:

$45,974
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,577 (it was $18,232 in 2000)

Center Point CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $134,156 (it was $74,500 in 2000)
Center Point:

$134,156
TX:

$132,000
  • Races in Center Point, TX (2000)

    Center Point races chart
    • 2,56474.3%White alone
    • 82924.0%Hispanic
    • 280.8%Two or more races
    • 200.6%American Indian alone
    • 70.2%Asian alone
    • 20.06%Black alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Center Point: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 129.8 square miles.

Population density: 29 people per square mile   (very low).

Center Point, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Center Point:

  • High school or higher: 75.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Center Point CCD:

  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 64.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 10.1%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Center Point, Texas as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Center Point to the number of sex offenders is 748 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Center Point CCD:  0.9% ($665)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
Center Point satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (44.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Comfort, TX (2.4 miles ), Kerrville, TX (3.3 miles ), Bandera, TX (3.9 miles ), Ingram, TX (4.1 miles ), Boerne, TX (4.4 miles ), Lake Medina Shores, TX (4.6 miles ), Lakehills, TX (4.9 miles ), Fredericksburg, TX (4.9 miles ).

Latitude: 29.94 N, Longitude: 99.00 W

Area code: 830

Center Point household income distribution Center Point home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.4%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6%)
  • Private households (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)

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

Average climate in Center Point, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Center Point-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 26% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.4 miles away from the Center Point place center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.

On 5/11/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 23.9 miles away from the place center caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Center Point-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 262.3 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 237.6 miles away from Center Point center
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 94.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 293.8 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 91.6 miles away from Center Point 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 91.9 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 Kerr County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers in Center Point:

  • STARLITE VILLAGE HOSPITAL (ELM PASS RD BOX 317)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Center Point:

  • TRINITY MISSION HEALTH AND REHAB OF COMFORT (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; COMFORT, TX)
  • COMFORT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; COMFORT, TX)
  • RIVER HILLS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; KERRVILLE, TX)
  • PETERSON HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; KERRVILLE, TX)
  • EDGEWATER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; KERRVILLE, TX)
  • ALPINE TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; KERRVILLE, TX)
  • PETERSON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; KERRVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Center Point:

  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 34 miles; San Antonio, TX; Full-time enrollment: 25,503)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 37 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 46 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Trinity University (about 46 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)
  • San Antonio College (about 46 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 46 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 6,875)
  • St Philip's College (about 50 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)

Public high schools in Center Point:

Public elementary/middle schools in Center Point:

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Notable locations in Center Point: Camp Christian (A), Center Point Volunteer Fire Department (B), Elm Pass Volunteer Fire Department (C), Starlite Recovery Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hermann Sons Cemetery (1), Center Point Cemetery (2), San Jose Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Center Point Lake (A), Dam C Lake (B), Christophs Lake (C), Tuck Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Wilson Creek (A), Turtle Creek (B), Steel Creek (C), Pass Creek (D), North Creek (E), Verde Creek (F), Spring Creek (G), Hasenwinkel Creek (H), Elm Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Backdoor Pottery & Botanical Gardens & Biergarten (Tours & Charters; River Road Drive) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Kerr 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 Center Point and their reported violations in the past:

CENTER POINT WIEDENFELD WATER WRKS (Population served: 156, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
CEDAR SPRINGS MHP (Population served: 141, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  72.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.9%
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: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

14.6%
Whole state:

15.4%

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

3.6%
Whole state:

6.7%
7 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
23 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Center Point compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Center Point (2011 data):

  • Comerica Bank: Center Point Atm/Night Depository Br at 5858 Highway 27, branch established on 2005/07/08. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.9
Texas average:

15.6

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Utility gas (13%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Center Point CCD (based on Kerr County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,58253
Mainline Protestant7,41312
Catholic5,3541
Other8718
Black Protestant4131
Orthodox101
None22,982-
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: 7
Kerr County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Kerr County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

6.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 42
Here:

8.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Kerr County:

25.4%
Texas:

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

21.0%
State:

15.7%

6.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,034 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.82%
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 Bexar County, TX  0.71% ($47,717 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.35% ($111,742)
from Gillespie County, TX  0.32% ($28,966)


6.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,394 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($406 average AGI)
Kerr County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bexar County, TX  0.99% ($32,051 average AGI)
to Travis County, TX  0.43% ($27,244)
to Gillespie County, TX  0.40% ($34,437)

Strongest AM radio stations in Center Point:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KERV (1230 AM; 1 kW; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: BARBWIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KCOR (1350 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KNAF (910 AM; 1 kW; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: FRITZ BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Center Point:

  • KCOR-FM (95.1 FM; COMFORT, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KEEP (103.1 FM; BANDERA, TX; Owner: FRITZ BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRVL (94.3 FM; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: BARBWIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKER (88.7 FM; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRNH (92.3 FM; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO RANCH, LTD.)
  • KTXI (90.1 FM; INGRAM, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHKV (91.1 FM; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KFAN-FM (107.9 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TX; Owner: FRITZ BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KPAC (88.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K209EW (89.7 FM; LEGION, TX; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Center Point:

  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KPXL (Channel 26; UVALDE, TX; Owner: PAXSON SAN ANTONIO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KWTC-LP (Channel 11; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KBEJ (Channel 2; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: CORRIDOR TELEVISION, L.L.P.)
  • KGMM-CA (Channel 58; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KRYT-LP (Channel 68; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • K61GI (Channel 61; COMFORT, TX; Owner: UNIVERSAL CABLE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KHPF-CA (Channel 44; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
Center Point fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Center Point fatal accident list:

Jan 2, 2004 07:40 PM, Sr-27, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 17, 2004 07:55 AM, Skyline, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 9, 1994 10:20 PM, Riverroad, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 19, 1988 07:15 PM, Skylinedri, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Aug 15, 1975 05:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Center Point)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 101 China St (Lat: 29.943528 Lon: -99.038639), Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WNTZ876
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.218 MHz, 928.218 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/11/2000, Expiration Date: 08/08/2010, Cancellation Date: 10/09/2010
    Registrant: Phone: (512) 908-4300

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Center Point)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL 114 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 128 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 114KL , Serial Number: 14427, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/1998
    Registrant (Individual): Sarah Mayor, 155 Frances Dr, Center Point, TX 78010
  • Aircraft: HOOLEY LANCE M DR 107 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-360-A1D (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 341LH , Serial Number: 95-0341, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Salter, 537 Kelly St, Center Point, TX 78010
  • Aircraft: HUGHES AERO CORP PREDATOR (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 582WE , Serial Number: PC010853W401
    Registrant (Individual): Steve R Augustino, 521 Bluff Creek Rd, Center Point, TX 78010
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 670JA , Serial Number: 680185, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 08/22/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Duane Simpson, P O Box 222, Center Point, TX 78010

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
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