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Population in 2012: 97,801 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +44.1%
Males: 50,419  (51.6%)
Females: 47,382  (48.4%)

Median resident age:  22.5 years
Texas median age:  33.3 years

Zip codes: 77840.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,339 (it was $21,180 in 2000)
College Station:

$32,339
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,891

College Station city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $180,600 (it was $114,000 in 2000)
College Station:

$180,600
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $205,124; Detached houses: $212,253; Townhouses or other attached units: $172,178; In 2-unit structures: $160,045; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $121,230; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $76,486; Mobile homes: $28,476

Median gross rent in 2012: $834.

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  • White alone - 66,634 (68.1%)
  • Hispanic - 14,527 (14.9%)
  • Asian alone - 9,065 (9.3%)
  • Black alone - 5,121 (5.2%)
  • Two or more races - 2,146 (2.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 203 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 78 (0.08%)
  • Other race alone - 20 (0.02%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in College Station: 91.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (17.6%), English (9.7%), Irish (8.4%), United States (3.6%), French (2.7%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 40.3 square miles.

Population density: 2,430 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in College Station:

  • High school or higher: 94.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 28.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in College Station city:

  • Never married: 60.6%
  • Now married: 32.7%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 1.8%
  • Divorced: 4.4%

10,604 residents are foreign born (5.0% Asia, 3.7% Latin America, 1.3% Europe).

This city:  12.2%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 50 registered sex offenders living in College Station, Texas as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in College Station to the number of sex offenders is 1,956 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,765 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,275 (1.9%)

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Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (80.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Bryan, TX (2.3 miles ), South Brazos, TX (2.3 miles) , West Brazos, TX (2.9 miles) , Northeast Brazos, TX (3.1 miles) , Wixon Valley, TX (3.3 miles ), Millican, TX (3.4 miles) , Old River, TX (3.4 miles) , Lake Bryan, TX (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 361 buildings, average cost: $99,600
  • 1998: 370 buildings, average cost: $124,700
  • 1999: 431 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 2000: 461 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2001: 577 buildings, average cost: $117,000
  • 2002: 753 buildings, average cost: $100,400
  • 2003: 860 buildings, average cost: $128,200
  • 2004: 604 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2005: 559 buildings, average cost: $147,300
  • 2006: 646 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2007: 614 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2008: 614 buildings, average cost: $154,000
  • 2009: 534 buildings, average cost: $139,200
  • 2010: 491 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2011: 466 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2012: 555 buildings, average cost: $142,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 30.60 N, Longitude: 96.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +12,826 (+13.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 29,431 (70.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 979

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Crime rates in College Station by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 2122020113313
per 100,000 3.11.42.82.80.02.70.01.31.23.53.41.03.1
Rapes 38353740493839384243373134
per 100,000 59.850.452.255.865.551.852.450.751.350.041.832.335.2
Robberies 19181617213833455524443238
per 100,000 29.925.922.623.728.151.844.360.067.127.949.833.439.4
Assaults 755886105127128138167147100136224416
per 100,000 118.083.5121.3146.6169.9174.5185.4222.7179.4116.2153.8233.7430.8
Burglaries 309285354384469555549481628613475651576
per 100,000 486.0410.5499.2536.0627.2756.4737.5641.4766.6712.2537.2679.3596.5
Thefts 2,1392,0262,3742,2762,4202,2922,1921,9192,2832,5802,0912,2891,762
per 100,000 3364.12918.03347.93176.73236.53123.82944.72558.82786.72997.52365.02388.61824.6
Auto thefts 848410310281821198810174895360
per 100,000 132.1121.0145.3142.4108.3111.8159.9117.3123.386.0100.755.362.1
Arson 3531010226000
per 100,000 4.77.24.21.40.01.40.02.72.47.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 263.1220.5256.2259.9274.0281.2271.7259.7271.6252.5223.9229.8249.4

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 173 (120 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Texas average:

1.95

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College Station, Texas accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.3%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +14,865 (+28.0%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Health care (3%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Educational services (37%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Health care (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Postsecondary teachers (13%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)
  • Life and physical scientists (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (3%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)

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Tornado activity:

College Station-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/5/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the College Station city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/10/2000, a category F3 tornado 14.1 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Brazos County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 3, Storms: 2, Flood: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
College Station topographic map

Birthplace of: Larry Fedora - Football player and coach, Tiffany Thornton - Female singer, David Nixon (American football) - Football player, Ray Prewitt - Film actor, Rico Rodriguez (actor) - Actor, Cody Hopkins - College basketball player (Centenary Gentlemen), Gina Gaston - Journalist, Jordan Russell (golfer) - Amateur golfer, Marcus Watkins - College basketball player (Missouri Tigers).

Main business address for: OI CORP (LABORATORY ANALYTICAL INSTRUMENTS).


Hospitals/medical centers in College Station:

  • COLLEGE STATION DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 701 UNIVERSITY DR E STE 401)
  • GAMBRO HEALTHCARE ROCK PRAIRIE ROAD (Dialysis Facility, 1605 ROCK PRAIRIE RD)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS COLLEGE STATION (Dialysis Facility, 3314 LONGMIRE DRIVE)
  • A CARING SOLUTION HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, 2005 OLD MAY COURT)
  • BRAZOS VALLEY HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 3900 S HWY 6 #109 B)
  • TEXAS HOME HEALTH SKILLED SERVICES (Home Health Center, 1605 ROCK PRAIRIE ROAD SUITE #206)
  • THRIVE HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, 505 UNIVERSITY DR EAST SUITE 603)
  • TRADITIONS HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 1862 ROCK PRAIRIE RD SUITE 202)
  • COLLEGE STATION MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Proprietary, provides emergency services, 1604 ROCK PRAIRIE ROAD)
  • HCA GREENLEAF HOSPITAL (Hospital, 200 GREENS PRAIRIE ROAD)
  • SOUTHERN CARE COLLEGE STATION (Hospital, 3206 LONGMIRE DRIVE SUITE # C)
  • ST JOSEPH MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES (Hospital, 4201 TEXAS AVE S)
  • BRAZOS VALLEY GERIATRIC CENTER (Nursing Home, 1115 ANDERSON)
  • FORTRESS HEALTH AND REHAB OF ROCK PRAIRIE LLC (Nursing Home, 1105 ROCK PRAIRIE RD)
  • MAGNIFIED HEALTH AND REHAB OF ANDERSON LLC (Nursing Home, 1115 ANDERSON)
  • SOUTHWOOD (Nursing Home, 1105 ROCK PRAIRIE ROAD)

Political contributions by individuals in College Station, TX

Airports and heliports located in College Station:


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Local government website: www.cstx.gov/home/index.asp

Colleges/Universities in College Station:

  • Texas A & M University (Full-time enrollment: 43,338; Public; Website: www.tamu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Texas A&M Health Science Center (FT enrollment: 1,662; Location: 301 Tarrow, 7th Floor; Public; Website: tamhsc.edu/; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • The Texas A&M University System Office (Location: 200 Technology Way; Public; Website: tamus.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near College Station:

  • Blinn College (about 32 miles; Brenham, TX; Full-time enrollment: 15,363)
  • Prairie View A & M University (about 41 miles; Prairie View, TX; FT enrollment: 6,665)
  • Sam Houston State University (about 47 miles; Huntsville, TX; FT enrollment: 12,789)
  • Lone Star College System (about 58 miles; The Woodlands, TX; FT enrollment: 16,440)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc (about 69 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,479)
  • Temple College (about 70 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 2,250)
  • University of Phoenix-Houston Campus (about 72 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,987)

Public high schools in College Station:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in College Station:

Private elementary/middle schools in College Station:

  • ST THOMAS EARLY LEARNING CENTER (Students: 122; Location: 906 GEORGE BUSH DR; Grades: PK - 1)
  • BRAZOS VALLEY CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 57; Location: 2475 EARL RUDDER FWY SO; Grades: KG - 5)
  • BRAZOS VALLEY ADVENTIST (Students: 9; Location: 1350 EARL RUDDER FWY S; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in College Station, School District: COLLEGE STATION INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Notable locations in College Station: Kyle Field (A), MSC Forsyth Center (B), George Bush Museum at College Station (C), College Station Fire Department Ambulance Station 1 (D), College Station Fire Department Station 2 (E), College Station Fire Department Ambulance Station 4 (F), South Brazos County Fire Department Station 3 (G), College Station Fire Department Ambulance Station 3 (H), College Station Fire Department Ambulance Station 5 (I), Texas A&M University Emergency Medical Services (J), George Bush Library at College Station (K), J Wayne Stark University Center Galleries (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in College Station include: Rock Prairie Church (A), Washington Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoir: Texas A and M University Lake Number 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Burton Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in College Station include: Lemon Tree Park (1), Hensel Park (2), Southwood Park (3), Raintree Park (4), Oaks Park (5), Thomas Park (6), Hensel Park (7), G Rollie White Coliseum (8), Aggie Soccer Complex (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Post Oak Pets (Aquariums; 1500 Harvey Road) (1), Costa Rican Specialties (Tourism Consultants; 1001 Pershing Drive) (2), Bryan-College Station Convention & Visitors Bureau (715 University Drive East) (3), Action Sports (Tours & Charters; 202 Holleman Dr E) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Bell Ranch Steakhouse (801 University Drive) (1), A Vineyard Court Designer Suites Hotel (1500 George Bush Drive East) (2), Amerisuites Hotel (1100 University Dr E) (3), Aggieland Kiva Inn (104 Texas Ave) (4), Best Western Inn Chimney Hill (901 East University Drive) (5), Aggieland Knights Inn (104 Texas Ave) (6), 7-F Lodge Bed & Breakfast (16611 Royder Rd) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: College Station City - Municipal Court- Prosecutor (2611B Texas South) (1), College Station City - Municipal Court- Tickets (2611B Texas Avenue South) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Brazos 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 College Station and their reported violations in the past:

CAROUSEL MOBILE HOME PARK (Population served: 54, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2004 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-26-2005), St Formal NOV issued (APR-04-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2003 and AUG-17-2004, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2004), St Compliance achieved (AUG-17-2004)

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

  • TEXAS WORLD SPEEDWAY (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 36.0%

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  42.5%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in College Station, TX

People in group quarters in College Station in 2010:

  • 10,143 people in college/university student housing
  • 201 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in College Station in 2000:

  • 10,402 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 217 people in nursing homes
  • 44 people in other group homes
  • 33 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

College Station compared to Texas state average:

College Station, Texas environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Arenas or stadiums:

  • Kyle Field. Capacity: 82,600. Texas A&M Aggies football.
  • Reed Arena. Texas A&M University.

Banks with most branches in College Station (2011 data):

  • Prosperity Bank: Greens Prairie Branch, Rock Prairie, Wellborn Branch, College Station Branch. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.
  • First Victoria National Bank: College Station Branch, College Station - Crescent Pointe Br, College Station - Tower Point Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,911.3 mil, Deposits: $1,700.2 mil, headquarters in Victoria, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Mow/Rpw Ii, Ltd.
  • First National Bank Texas: Aggieland Banking Center - Rc 589 Br, Longmire Banking Center - Rc 361, Traditions Banking Center - Rc 449 B. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $944.3 mil, Deposits: $815.9 mil, headquarters in Killeen, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 250 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Lubbock National Bank: Fitch Branch, Welsh Branch, College Station Office. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $738.3 mil, Deposits: $641.9 mil, headquarters in Lubbock, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Commerce National Financial Services, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Northgate Branch, College Station Rock Prairie Branch, College Station Southwest Pkwy Branc. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Holleman And Texas Banking Center Br at 2000 Texas Avenue, branch established on 2005/12/15; College Station South Branch at 919 William D Fitch Pkwy, branch established on 2010/12/07. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Brazos Valley Bank, National Association: Messenger Service at 4030 Highway 6 South, branch established on 2004/11/09; at 4030 Highway 6 South, branch established on 2004/07/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $111.6 mil, Deposits: $98.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Citibank, National Association: South College Station Branch at 2717 Texas Avenue South, branch established on 1988/02/01; College Station Branch at 711 University Drive, branch established on 1946/07/01. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: A&M Branch at 111 University Drive East, branch established on 1963/07/13. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • 7 other banks with 7 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in College Station, Texas:

  • Comfort Inn College Station, 104 S Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840 , Phone: (979) 846-7333, Fax: (979) 846-5479
  • Days Inn, 2514 Texas Ave S, College Station, TX 77840 , Phone: (979) 696-6988, Fax: (979) 693-1174
  • Hilton College Station, 801 University Dr E, College Station, TX 77840 , Phone: (979) 693-7500, Fax: (979) 694-4923
  • La Quinta Motor Inn #539 College Station, 607 Texas Ave S, College Station, TX 77840 , Phone: (979) 696-7777, Fax: (979) 696-0531
  • Ramada Inn, 1502 S Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840 , Phone: (979) 693-9891, Fax: (979) 696-1334
  • Motel 6 #0362 College Station, 2327 Texas Ave South, College Station, TX 77840 , Phone: (979) 696-3379, Fax: (979) 693-6378
  • College Station Super 8 Motel, 301 Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840 , Phone: (979) 846-8800, Fax: (979) 260-9801
  • Hampton Inn, 320 S Texas Ave, College Station, TX 77840 , Phone: (979) 846-0184, Fax: (979) 268-5807
  • 19 other hotels and motels
All 27 fire-safe hotels and motels in College Station, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


College Station travel time to work - commute


College Station mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (65%)
  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for College Station city (based on Brazos County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.60%
Here50.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of Christ Non-Charismatic Churches Independent
Adherents48.5%20.1%9.3%3.5%3.2%
Congregations5.6%23.4%12.1%8.4%0.9%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents2.3%1.9%1.9%1.4%7.8%
Congregations6.5%1.9%2.8%1.9%36.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 21
Brazos County:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 22
This county:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Brazos County:

4.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 109
This county:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Brazos County:

7.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Brazos County:

26.4%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.7%
State:

15.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 61$227,252$44,7056$4,060
Other Government Administration 50$233,984$56,1566$7,021
Judicial and Legal 27$104,625$46,5003$1,388
Police Protection - Officers 112$520,897$55,8100$0
Police - Other 43$125,228$34,94712$2,331
Firefighters 101$464,378$55,1740$0
Fire - Other 16$44,543$33,4074$3,881
Streets and Highways 47$149,999$38,2980$0
Solid Waste Management 54$158,080$35,1291$593
Sewerage 41$128,370$37,5720$0
Parks and Recreation 58$192,087$39,742106$53,754
Housing and Community Development(Local) 7$32,262$55,3060$0
Natural Resources 11$32,167$35,0910$0
Water Supply 28$102,614$43,9770$0
Electric Power 51$215,119$50,6161$1,014
Other and Unallocable 58$217,300$44,9595$3,651
Totals for Government 765$2,948,905$46,257144$77,693

College Station government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $5,677,000 ($58.05)
    Water Utilities: $5,648,000 ($57.75)
    General - Other: $5,255,000 ($53.73)
    Electric Utilities: $4,426,000 ($45.26)
    Sewerage: $2,851,000 ($29.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,543,000 ($26.00)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $42,784,000 ($437.46)
    Police Protection: $9,421,000 ($96.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,965,000 ($81.44)
    General - Other: $6,973,000 ($71.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,819,000 ($69.72)
    Regular Highways: $6,418,000 ($65.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,937,000 ($50.48)
    Water Utilities: $4,429,000 ($45.29)
    Sewerage: $3,912,000 ($40.00)
    Central Staff Services: $2,571,000 ($26.29)
    Financial Administration: $1,769,000 ($18.09)
    Correctional Institutions: $1,408,000 ($14.40)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,393,000 ($14.24)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,337,000 ($13.67)
    General Public Buildings: $1,013,000 ($10.36)
    Libraries: $694,000 ($7.10)
    Parking Facilities: $429,000 ($4.39)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $2,000 ($0.02)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $825,000 ($8.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,421,000 ($55.43)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $98,000 ($1.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $1,164,000 ($11.90)
    General - Other: $796,000 ($8.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $33,627,000 ($343.83)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,336,000 ($13.66)

College Station government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $9,689,000 ($99.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,151,000 ($52.67)
    All Other: $1,437,000 ($14.69)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,094,000 ($11.19)
    Parking Facilities: $475,000 ($4.86)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $104,000 ($1.06)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $1,914,000 ($19.57)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $3,519,000 ($35.98)
    Interest Earnings: $2,213,000 ($22.63)
    Special Assessments: $1,111,000 ($11.36)
    General Revenue, NEC: $631,000 ($6.45)
    Rents: $244,000 ($2.49)
    Donations From Private Sources: $37,000 ($0.38)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $51,431,000 ($525.87)
    Water Utilities: $9,516,000 ($97.30)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $312,000 ($3.19)
    General Local Government Support: $278,000 ($2.84)
    Highways: $88,000 ($0.90)
  • Tax - Property: $15,889,000 ($162.46)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,705,000 ($160.58)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,307,000 ($23.59)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,718,000 ($17.57)
    Other License: $1,025,000 ($10.48)

College Station government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $168,120,000 ($1719.00)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $157,445,000 ($1609.85)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,335,000 ($351.07)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,660,000 ($241.92)

College Station government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $35,498,000 ($362.96)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $70,455,000 ($720.39)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,843,000 ($29.07)

12.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,778 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.04%
Texas average:

8.37%

1.35% of residents moved from foreign countries ($926 average AGI)
Brazos County:

1.35%
Texas average:

0.20%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Harris County, TX  1.16% ($36,167 average AGI)
from Robertson County, TX  0.40% ($26,876)
from Burleson County, TX  0.39% ($27,885)


11.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,445 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.77%
Texas average:

7.44%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($385 average AGI)
Brazos County:

0.20%
Texas average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Harris County, TX  1.76% ($35,667 average AGI)
to Travis County, TX  0.63% ($30,249)
to Dallas County, TX  0.58% ($30,115)

Strongest AM radio stations in College Station:

  • KZNE (1150 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WTAW (1620 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KTAM (1240 AM; 0 kW; BRYAN, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KAGC (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BRYAN, TX; Owner: DIVCON ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KWBC (1550 AM; 5 kW; NAVASOTA, TX)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in College Station:

  • KAMU-FM (90.9 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY)
  • KORA-FM (98.3 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KNFX-FM (99.5 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K227AI (93.3 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • K265DH (100.9 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KEOS (89.1 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRAZOS EDUCATIONAL RADIO)
  • KNDE (95.1 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KMBV (92.5 FM; NAVASOTA, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKYS (104.7 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLTR (107.3 FM; CALDWELL, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)
  • KAGG (96.1 FM; MADISONVILLE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVJM (103.1 FM; HEARNE, TX; Owner: EQUAL ACCESS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTTX (106.1 FM; BRENHAM, TX; Owner: TOM S. WHITEHEAD, INC.)
  • KXCS (103.9 FM; CAMERON, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KULF (94.1 FM; BRENHAM, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEZB (105.3 FM; HEMPSTEAD, TX; Owner: FARMERS COMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around College Station:

  • KAMU-TV (Channel 15; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY)
  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMAY-LP (Channel 23; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • K28AK (Channel 28; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRHD-LP (Channel 34; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSCM-LP (Channel 12; BRYAN, TX; Owner: R.D. HARRIS)
  • K47ED (Channel 47; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KBTX-TV (Channel 3; BRYAN, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K35DI (Channel 35; SOMERVILLE, TX; Owner: GERALD BENAVIDES)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of College Station fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in College Station)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 327 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in College Station, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 367 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in College Station)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in College Station)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 99 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED438$163,299724$153,389834$175,93140$74,4795$3,275,616349$128,5268$34,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED11$172,68538$157,90951$150,2656$130,6780$025$104,6120$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$148,76688$115,370207$164,05735$52,4091$7,100,00058$130,38410$55,557
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN28$138,77157$157,001126$173,6189$65,7432$1,983,63542$118,8890$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$146,90017$202,60625$153,1433$52,0000$012$104,8931$23,900

Detailed mortgage data for all 14 tracts in College Station, TX

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED96$194,49939$213,37311$143,356
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$176,0323$212,3174$111,200
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$227,9335$161,3845$180,232
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN7$212,55316$226,7262$161,045
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$172,4800$02$112,740

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 219
  • Hazardous Condition: 381
  • Service Call: 54
  • Good Intent Call: 35

Incident types - College Station


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for College Station, TX

Most common first names in College Station, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary10880.6 years
James10671.0 years
John7676.6 years
William7274.2 years
Robert6972.9 years
Charles4771.3 years
Helen4583.3 years
Dorothy3876.5 years
George3676.9 years
Richard3269.5 years
Most common last names in College Station, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7177.8 years
Jones3179.6 years
Williams3072.4 years
Johnson2868.9 years
Thompson2677.6 years
Miller2375.0 years
Brown2380.0 years
Wilson2176.2 years
Anderson2175.9 years
Taylor2072.9 years
Businesses in College Station, TX
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3La Quinta1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Lane Bryant1
Aeropostale1Lane Furniture1
Albertsons1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1Macy's1
Ashley Furniture1Marriott2
AutoZone1McDonald's5
Avenue1Men's Wearhouse1
Bath & Body Works1Motel 61
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motherhood Maternity2
Ben & Jerry's1New Balance2
Blockbuster2New York & Co1
Burger King1Nike13
CVS2Office Depot1
Catherines1OfficeMax1
Charlotte Russe1Old Navy1
Chick-Fil-A5Olive Garden1
Chico's1On The Border1
Chipotle2Outback1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Outback Steakhouse1
Church's Chicken1Pac Sun1
Cinnabon 2Panda Express1
Cold Stone Creamery1Papa John's Pizza2
Coldwater Creek1Payless1
Comfort Suites2Penske2
Cricket Wireless3PetSmart1
DHL1Pier 1 Imports1
Days Inn1Pizza Hut2
Dennys1Popeyes1
Discount Tire1Quality1
Express1Quiznos1
FedEx17RadioShack1
Finish Line1Ramada1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Red Lobster1
Foot Locker1SAS Shoes1
Forever 211SONIC Drive-In6
GNC2Sam's Club1
GameStop2Shoe Carnival1
Gap1Spencer Gifts1
Goodwill1Sprint Nextel1
Gymboree1Starbucks5
H&R Block1Subway9
Hawthorn1Super 81
Hobby Lobby1T-Mobile2
Holiday Inn2T.G.I. Driday's1
Hollister Co.1T.J.Maxx1
Home Depot1Taco Bell2
Hot Topic1Talbots1
Howard Johnson1Target1
Hyatt1Toys"R"Us2
IHOP1True Value1
JCPenney1U-Haul2
Jamba Juice1UPS25
Jimmy John's2Vans2
JoS. A. Bank1Verizon Wireless2
Jones New York2Victoria's Secret1
Journeys1Walgreens2
KFC1Walmart1
Knights Inn1Wendy's2
Kohl's1Wet Seal1
Kroger2
Browse common businesses in College Station, TX


College Station on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 100 best educated cities (highest percentage of bachelor degree holding residents) (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest ratio of median house value to median household income (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2008 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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