Chula Vista-River Spur, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 401.
Males: 191  (47.8%)
Females: 210  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  27.0 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Zip codes: 78839.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,139 (it was $18,438 in 2000)
Chula Vista-River Spur:

$30,139
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $10,031 (it was $7,283 in 2000)

Chula Vista-River Spur CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $39,997 (it was $21,400 in 2000)
Chula Vista-River Spur:

$39,997
TX:

$161,500
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  • Races in Chula Vista-River Spur, TX (2000)

    Chula Vista-River Spur races chart
    • 31378.3%Hispanic
    • 8721.8%White alone

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chula Vista-River Spur: 74.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.55 square miles.

Population density: 735 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Chula Vista-River Spur:

  • High school or higher: 48.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 22.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chula Vista-River Spur CDP:

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 51.5%
  • Separated: 9.0%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

52 residents are foreign born (13.0% Latin America).

This place:

13.0%
Texas:

13.9%

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

Chula Vista-River Spur CDP:  1.4% ($296)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
Chula Vista-River Spur satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Laredo, TX (80.8 miles , pop. 176,576).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Antonio, TX (95.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Crystal City, TX (1.5 miles ), Las Colonias, TX (1.9 miles ), Amaya, TX (2.0 miles) , Loma Grande, TX (2.1 miles) , Carrizo Springs, TX (3.1 miles ), Brundage, TX (3.1 miles) , Carrizo Hill, TX (3.3 miles ), Asherton, TX (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 28.66 N, Longitude: 99.81 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 830

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

11.6%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Truck transportation (41%)
  • Rail transportation (13%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Repair and maintenance (11%)
  • Educational services (48%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Food and beverage stores (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (41%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Painters and paperhangers (13%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (25%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (16%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (14%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (13%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)

Work and jobs in Chula Vista-River Spur: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Chula Vista-River Spur, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Chula Vista-River Spur-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 37.5 miles away from the Chula Vista-River Spur place center killed 5 people and injured 12 people.

On 10/18/1956, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.6 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chula Vista-River Spur-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 76% 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 241.9 miles away from the city 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 102.6 miles away from Chula Vista-River Spur center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 307.6 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 108.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/2005 at 14:39:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 35.4 miles away from Chula Vista-River Spur 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 321.2 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 Zavala County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Chula Vista-River Spur:

  • LOPEZ HEALTH SYSTEMS INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; CRYSTAL CITY, TX)
  • DIMMIT REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX)
  • FMC CARIZZO SPRINGS KIDNEY DISEASE CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX)
  • CANTERBURY VILLA OF CARRIZO SPRINGS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX)
  • CARRIZO SPRINGS NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chula Vista-River Spur:

  • Southwest Texas Junior College (about 39 miles; Uvalde, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,569)
  • Texas A & M International University (about 79 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 5,203)
  • Laredo Community College (about 82 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 9,743)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 87 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)
  • Palo Alto College (about 89 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,055)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 93 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 96 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)

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Zavala 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:  3.8 people
Texas:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  85.7%
Whole state:  71.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.6%
Whole state:  4.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

35.9%
Whole state:

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

21.8%
Whole state:

6.7%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

30.4
Texas average:

15.6

Chula Vista-River Spur travel time to work - commute Chula Vista-River Spur mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chula Vista-River Spur CDP (based on Zavala County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,4002
Evangelical Protestant1,35511
Mainline Protestant2402
Other2-
None6,680-
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: 4
Zavala County:

3.44 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Zavala County:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Zavala County:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

3.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Zavala County:

27.8%
Texas:

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

21.9%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Chula Vista-River Spur:

45.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.3%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Chula Vista-River Spur:

30.3
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Chula Vista-River Spur:

16.7%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Chula Vista-River Spur:

15.5%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Chula Vista-River Spur:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

38.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

54.7%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Chula Vista-River Spur:

82.7%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chula Vista-River Spur, TX Residents

5.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,789 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
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 Dimmit County, TX  0.84% ($18,724 average AGI)
from Uvalde County, TX  0.78% ($29,815)
from Bexar County, TX  0.49% ($25,059)


5.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,844 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
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 Bexar County, TX  1.27% ($20,182 average AGI)
to Uvalde County, TX  0.92% ($21,094)
to Dimmit County, TX  0.72% ($24,560)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chula Vista-River Spur:

  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KBEN (1450 AM; 1 kW; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX; Owner: SYLVIA MIJARES)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chula Vista-River Spur:

  • KHER (94.3 FM; CRYSTAL CITY, TX; Owner: SYLVIA MIJARES)
  • KCZO (92.1 FM; CARRIZO SPRINGS, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KBNU (93.9 FM; UVALDE, TX; Owner: RADIO CACTUS, LTD.)
  • KLMO-FM (98.9 FM; DILLEY, TX; Owner: DILLEY BROADCASTERS)

TV broadcast stations around Chula Vista-River Spur:

  • KVAW (Channel 16; EAGLE PASS, TX; Owner: HISPANIC TELEVISION NETWORK, INC., DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 1,550Total average daily traffic
  • 589Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,760Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (86%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Chula Vista-River Spur compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above 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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