Converse, Texas

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Population in 2017: 23,375 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +103.1%
Males: 10,947  (46.8%)
Females: 12,428  (53.2%)
Median resident age:

32.2 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78109, 78148, 78233, 78239, 78244.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $67,771 (it was $47,947 in 2000)
Converse:

$67,771
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,023 (it was $18,949 in 2000)

Converse city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $169,911 (it was $76,200 in 2000)
Converse:

$169,911
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $174,435; detached houses: $175,264; townhouses or other attached units: $178,029; mobile homes: $141,121

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,081.

March 2019 cost of living index in Converse: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.1%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.4% for Black residents, 11.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 64.0% for American Indian residents, 53.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 4.9% for other race residents, 11.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Converse, TX (2017)
    • 9,24041.4%Hispanic
    • 6,64929.8%White alone
    • 4,69221.0%Black alone
    • 1,1455.1%Two or more races
    • 3941.8%Asian alone
    • 1280.6%American Indian alone
    • 1200.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 1070.5%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 59 registered sex offenders living in Converse, Texas as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Converse is 372 to 1.


Crime rates in Converse by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.2)
1
(4.4)
3
(12.8)
1
(4.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(16.4)
0
(0.0)
8
(55.9)
2
(12.5)
2
(10.9)
2
(10.6)
3
(16.1)
9
(47.6)
10
(49.7)
16
(76.8)
16
(73.5)
6
(26.3)
5
(21.3)
1
(4.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(32.8)
2
(15.4)
18
(125.7)
11
(68.5)
17
(92.6)
12
(63.5)
9
(48.4)
11
(58.1)
9
(44.7)
6
(28.8)
10
(45.9)
11
(48.3)
21
(89.3)
11
(45.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(16.4)
5
(38.4)
5
(34.9)
11
(68.5)
15
(81.7)
15
(79.4)
20
(107.6)
51
(269.5)
105
(522.0)
66
(316.8)
88
(404.2)
105
(460.9)
144
(612.5)
159
(657.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
66
(540.5)
98
(753.4)
84
(586.5)
79
(492.0)
98
(534.0)
65
(344.1)
80
(430.5)
97
(512.6)
69
(343.0)
64
(307.2)
55
(252.6)
92
(403.8)
88
(374.3)
95
(392.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
169
(1,384)
158
(1,215)
265
(1,850)
356
(2,217)
351
(1,912)
315
(1,668)
356
(1,916)
402
(2,125)
368
(1,829)
323
(1,550)
304
(1,396)
338
(1,484)
327
(1,391)
334
(1,381)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(81.9)
8
(61.5)
16
(111.7)
25
(155.7)
17
(92.6)
16
(84.7)
21
(113.0)
25
(132.1)
23
(114.3)
33
(158.4)
34
(156.2)
51
(223.9)
47
(199.9)
53
(219.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(8.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(24.9)
1
(5.4)
3
(15.9)
3
(16.1)
1
(5.3)
4
(19.9)
1
(4.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.3)
2
(8.3)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)125.9118.5227.3179.8174.1162.1164.8240.8263.9229.6257.8242.0289.7257.0

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City-data.com crime index in Converse, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 58 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: German (4.7%), American (4.0%), Irish (2.6%), English (2.6%), Italian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 6.33 square miles.

Population density: 3,693 people per square mile   (average).

Converse, Texas map

1,611 residents are foreign born (5.0% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

This city:

7.2%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,452 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,168 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (12.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Randolph AFB, TX (1.5 miles ),
Universal City, TX (1.6 miles ),
Live Oak, TX (1.7 miles ),
Windcrest, TX (2.0 miles ),
Schertz, TX (2.1 miles ),
Selma, TX (2.2 miles ),
Cibolo, TX (2.4 miles ),
Kirby, TX (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 29.52 N, Longitude: 98.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,320 (-23.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,123 (10.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Converse, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Converse, TX in 2017

Property values in Converse, TX

Converse satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 46 buildings, average cost: $81,800
  • 1998: 84 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 1999: 91 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2000: 87 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2001: 55 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $59,100
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $59,100
  • 2004: 246 buildings, average cost: $119,400
  • 2005: 492 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2006: 554 buildings, average cost: $120,700
  • 2007: 218 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2008: 221 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2009: 225 buildings, average cost: $127,400
  • 2010: 142 buildings, average cost: $138,200
  • 2011: 157 buildings, average cost: $147,200
  • 2012: 139 buildings, average cost: $138,200
  • 2013: 146 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2014: 230 buildings, average cost: $220,300
  • 2015: 151 buildings, average cost: $216,100
  • 2016: 172 buildings, average cost: $229,200
  • 2017: 207 buildings, average cost: $232,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Converse, TX residents
Average permit cost in Converse, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Texas:

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

Population change in the 1990s: +2,539 (+28.3%).
Most common industries in Converse, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • Construction (9.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (5.2%)
  • Health care (5.2%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.6%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Converse, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.7%)
  • Computer specialists (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.6%)
  • Computer specialists (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Converse, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Converse, Texas average temperatures Converse, Texas average precipitation Converse, Texas humidity Converse, Texas wind speed Converse, Texas snowfall Converse, Texas sunshine Converse, Texas clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 82.8. This is about average.

City:

82.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.179. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.179
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.84. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.84
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.185. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.185
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.04
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Converse-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 0% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Converse city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.

On 4/28/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Converse-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% 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 307.5 miles away from Converse 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 50.2 miles away from Converse center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 282.9 miles away from Converse 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 44.7 miles away from Converse 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 45.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 125.5 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 Bexar County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Converse topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Converse:

  • COUNCIL OAKS AT CHERRY GLADE (8303 CHERRY GLADE)
  • COUNCIL OAKS AT MISTY RIDGE (7005 MISTY RIDGE)
  • COUNCIL OAKS AT NUGGET CREEK (10022 NUGGET CREEK)
  • COUNCIL OAKS AT TROUT RIDGE (10026 TROUT RIDGE)
  • SPRUCE RIDGE (10026 SPRUCE RIDGE DR)
  • ROSEWOOD REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (7700 MESQUITE PASS)

Amtrak station near Converse:

  • 13 miles: SAN ANTONIO (224 HOEFGEN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Converse:

  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 10 miles; San Antonio, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,875)
  • Trinity University (about 11 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)
  • St Philip's College (about 11 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)
  • San Antonio College (about 13 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 16 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 20 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)
  • Palo Alto College (about 20 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,055)

Public high schools in Converse:

  • JUDSON H S (Students: 3,069, Location: 9142 FM 78, Grades: 9-12)
  • JUDSON EVENING H S (Students: 135, Location: 102 SCHOOL ST, Grades: 10-12)
  • ALTER SCH (Location: 102 SCHOOL ST, Grades: 6-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Converse:

  • ELOLF EL (Students: 857, Location: 6335 BEECH TRL, Grades: PK-5)
  • CONVERSE EL (Students: 740, Location: 6720 FM 1516, Grades: PK-5)
  • COPPERFIELD EL (Students: 613, Location: 7595 E LOOP 1604 N, Grades: PK-5)
  • MILLER POINT EL (Students: 609, Location: 7027 MISTY RDG, Grades: PK-5)
  • JAMES L MASTERS (Students: 525, Location: 2650 WOODLAKE PKWY, Grades: PK-5)
  • JUDSON MIDDLE (Location: 9695 SCHAEFER RD, Grades: 6-8)

Private elementary/middle school in Converse:

  • ST MONICA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 347, Location: 515 NORTH ST, Grades: KG-8)
See full list of schools located in Converse

Library in Converse:

  • CONVERSE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $84,707; Location: 601 S SEGUIN RD; 17,203 books; 606 audio materials; 1,291 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 8 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Converse: Salatrillo Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Converse Fire Department Station 2 (B), Converse Fire and Emergency Medical Services (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Converse include: Converse First Baptist Church (A), Agape Fellowship Baptist Church (B), Northeast Hispanic Baptist Church (C), New Life Baptist Church (D), Catholic Church of Converse (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hermano Cemetery (1), San Pedro Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Converse include: Converse City Park (1), Randolph Stadium (2), Judson Stadium (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Converse-City - Municipal Court- City Hall (405 South Seguin Road).

Birthplace of: Rob Housler - Football player.

Bexar County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

76.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Converse in 2010:

  • 92 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 64 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 16 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Converse in 2000:

  • 91 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 76 people in nursing homes
  • 73 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Converse (2011 data):

  • Woodforest National Bank: Fm 78 Wal-Mart Branch at 8315 Fm 78, branch established on 2003/10/29. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions)
  • TexStar National Bank: Converse Branch at 9154 Fm 78, branch established on 1992/08/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $187.5 mil, Deposits: $167.5 mil, headquarters in Universal City, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Texstar Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Converse:

Marital status in Converse, TX
  • Never married: 32.4%
  • Now married: 49.6%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 3.1%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

For population 25 years and over in Converse:

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Texas average:

14.0

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Converse, TX (based on Bexar County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic528,827104
Evangelical Protestant288,534765
Mainline Protestant78,855149
Other61,554122
Black Protestant8,96142
Orthodox1,0047
None747,038-
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: 162
Bexar County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 19
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 181
Bexar County:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 487
This county:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,073
Bexar County:

6.75 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.3%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bexar County:

26.3%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bexar County:

16.8%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Converse:

48.5%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.7%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.0%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Converse:

34.7%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Converse:

56.4%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.7%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Converse, 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
Police Protection - Officers 36$161,272$53,7570$0
Firefighters 20$62,643$37,5860$0
Streets and Highways 15$36,750$29,4000$0
Water Supply 15$38,420$30,7360$0
Parks and Recreation 14$27,141$23,2640$0
Health 13$41,760$38,5480$0
Police - Other 11$28,198$30,7612$1,432
Sewerage 4$10,260$30,7800$0
Other Government Administration 4$19,924$59,7720$0
Welfare 3$8,697$34,7880$0
Judicial and Legal 3$9,471$37,8840$0
Financial Administration 2$8,238$49,4280$0
Local Libraries 2$5,351$32,1061$981
Fire - Other 1$2,449$29,3880$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 143$460,574$38,6503$2,413

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

  • Construction - General - Other: $685,000 ($29.30)
    Sewerage: $290,000 ($12.41)
    Water Utilities: $281,000 ($12.02)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,505,000 ($107.17)
    Police Protection: $2,289,000 ($97.93)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,891,000 ($80.90)
    Sewerage: $1,875,000 ($80.21)
    Central Staff Services: $1,730,000 ($74.01)
    General Public Buildings: $954,000 ($40.81)
    Regular Highways: $670,000 ($28.66)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $467,000 ($19.98)
    General - Other: $453,000 ($19.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $313,000 ($13.39)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $126,000 ($5.39)
    Libraries: $109,000 ($4.66)
    Health - Other: $49,000 ($2.10)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $137,000 ($5.86)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($0.17)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,454,000 ($233.33)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($0.73)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,376,000 ($101.65)
    Other: $461,000 ($19.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $79,000 ($3.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $30,000 ($1.28)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $466,000 ($19.94)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $770,000 ($32.94)
    General Revenue - Other: $122,000 ($5.22)
    Rents: $39,000 ($1.67)
    Interest Earnings: $25,000 ($1.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,175,000 ($135.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $130,000 ($5.56)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($0.17)
  • Tax - Property: $4,016,000 ($171.81)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,299,000 ($98.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $959,000 ($41.03)
    Other License: $466,000 ($19.94)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,545,000 ($237.22)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,770,000 ($161.28)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,200,000 ($94.12)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $330,000 ($14.12)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $610,000 ($26.10)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,851,000 ($250.31)

5.73% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,197 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,859 average AGI)
Bexar County:

0.17%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  0.24% ($62,217 average AGI)
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.23% ($48,725)
from Travis County, TX  0.22% ($46,878)


5.19% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,760 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,882 average AGI)
Bexar County:

0.14%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Guadalupe County, TX  0.31% ($56,472 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.26% ($54,658)
to Travis County, TX  0.25% ($54,345)
Businesses in Converse, TX
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Church's Chicken2SONIC Drive-In2
Cricket Wireless2Sprint Nextel1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx2T-Mobile1
GameStop1UPS1
H&R Block1Walgreens2
Long John Silver's1Walmart1
McDonald's3Wendy's1
Papa John's Pizza1

Strongest AM radio stations in Converse:

  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXTN (1310 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KEDA (1540 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: D & E BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KCHL (1480 AM; 3 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Converse:

  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KROM (92.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSMG (105.3 FM; SEGUIN, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KISS-FM (99.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KQXT-FM (101.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTFM (102.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KZEP-FM (104.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS LOTUS LTD.)
  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSTX (89.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KYFS (90.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCJZ (106.7 FM; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K237AS (95.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K279AB (103.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: WILDCATTER WIRELESS, LLC)
  • KPAC (88.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KLEY-FM (94.1 FM; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: KLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • KTSW (89.9 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: SOUTHWEST TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KEYI-FM (103.5 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Converse:

  • KJLF-LP (Channel 7; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KXTM-LP (Channel 21; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KLRN (Channel 9; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ALAMO PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSAA-LP (Channel 28; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KEVI-LP (Channel 25; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KEVIN ORTIZ)
  • KFTO-CA (Channel 67; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KHCE (Channel 23; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KNIC-CA (Channel 17; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • K52EA (Channel 52; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQVE-LP (Channel 46; La VERNIA, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K45FJ (Channel 45; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K31EX (Channel 31; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KBNB-LP (Channel 10; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KTDF-LP (Channel 18; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • K45DX (Channel 45; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF FLORESVILLE)
  • KGMM-CA (Channel 58; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KPXL (Channel 26; UVALDE, TX; Owner: PAXSON SAN ANTONIO LICENSE, INC.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Converse fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 151ft / 45.8mTotal length
  • $3,000Total costs
  • 221,390Total average daily traffic
  • 7,670Total average daily truck traffic
  • 303,480Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
New bridges in Converse, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 61960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Converse, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

81 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Converse)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • MP 198.4, Mp 198.4, Glidden Sub (Lat: 29.505250 Lon: -98.339778), Type: Bant, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WPRT673,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.770 MHz, 160.665 MHz, Grant Date: 01/23/2016, Expiration Date: 01/24/2026, Certifier: L J Kopiasz, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • Lat: 29.510278 Lon: -98.302222, Call Sign: WQGX274,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.362 MHz, 451.437 MHz, 451.662 MHz, 452.062 MHz, 452.187 MHz, Grant Date: 05/11/2007, Expiration Date: 05/11/2017, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2017, Certifier: Jackie Gilmore, Registrant: S&p Communications, 6712 Randolph Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78233, Phone: (210) 656-5073, Fax: (210) 656-5182, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

114 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Converse)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Converse)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED204$135,14150$90,036209$115,98540$21,29131$96,96810$40,254
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$124,3819$62,39026$113,2759$15,8204$77,8656$41,918
APPLICATIONS DENIED50$144,75713$66,425108$109,89337$23,87213$68,4985$44,864
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN23$138,9849$88,81462$117,71013$38,7677$103,8611$105,440
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$115,0803$171,70717$103,5541$27,9903$92,5370$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1215.01 , 1215.05, 1216.04, 1316.05, 1316.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$122,6605$127,9761$48,060
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$89,3701$79,3100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$79,0901$186,4700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$123,5102$73,4800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$27,7600$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1215.01 , 1215.05, 1216.04, 1316.05, 1316.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Converse, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Converse, 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 84. The highest number of fire incidents - 202 took place in 2011, and the least - 6 in 2017. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Converse, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (45.9%), and Structure Fires (36.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Converse, TX
    • 65345.9%Outside Fires
    • 51636.3%Structure Fires
    • 16811.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 866.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Converse, TX
Most common first names in Converse, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3878.8 years
Robert3665.5 years
William3673.8 years
James2765.4 years
John2669.0 years
George1968.4 years
Dorothy1972.9 years
Maria1580.7 years
Willie1572.2 years
Helen1480.3 years
Most common last names in Converse, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams2072.1 years
Smith1869.7 years
Brown1670.0 years
Flores971.9 years
Martinez963.0 years
Cantu866.4 years
Garcia869.3 years
Johnson878.8 years
Hernandez874.9 years
Garza881.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Converse, TX
  • 54.2%Electricity
  • 43.4%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Converse, TX
  • 69.8%Electricity
  • 29.8%Utility gas
  • 0.4%No fuel used


Converse compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Converse on our top lists:

  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children (population 1,000+)"
  • #86 (78148) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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