Eagle Lake, Texas

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Population in 2017: 3,719 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +1.5%
 
Males: 1,842  (49.5%)
Females: 1,877  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

34.2 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 77434.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $40,187 (it was $27,101 in 2000)
Eagle Lake:

$40,187
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,702 (it was $12,426 in 2000)

Eagle Lake city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,863 (it was $40,600 in 2000)
Eagle Lake:

$89,863
TX:

$172,200

Median gross rent in 2017: $797.

March 2019 cost of living index in Eagle Lake: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 24.5%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.8% for Black residents, 21.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.7% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Eagle Lake, TX (2010)
    • 1,99054.7%Hispanic
    • 83322.9%White alone
    • 77921.4%Black alone
    • 230.6%Two or more races
    • 80.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.08%Asian alone
    • 20.05%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Eagle Lake, Texas as of January 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Eagle Lake is 210 to 1.


Crime rates in Eagle Lake by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.3)
1
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.9)
1
(27.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(52.9)
3
(79.0)
1
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.2)
1
(27.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(55.6)
3
(82.1)
1
(26.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
31
(820.3)
17
(447.6)
7
(187.6)
8
(217.2)
11
(298.8)
2
(55.0)
2
(53.8)
3
(81.4)
5
(138.2)
2
(55.6)
3
(82.1)
10
(268.7)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
25
(661.6)
23
(605.6)
10
(268.0)
9
(244.3)
21
(570.5)
12
(329.9)
9
(242.2)
27
(732.9)
16
(442.1)
7
(194.5)
6
(164.3)
0
(0.0)
4
(107.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
78
(2,064)
58
(1,527)
67
(1,795)
30
(814.3)
28
(760.7)
28
(769.7)
29
(780.4)
17
(461.5)
8
(221.1)
8
(222.3)
8
(219.1)
3
(80.6)
1
(26.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(52.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(52.9)
1
(26.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)313.0237.8159.793.1214.373.180.5107.867.472.561.365.08.6

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City-data.com crime index in Eagle Lake, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Texas average:

1.54
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Ancestries: English (4.9%), German (3.8%), American (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.72 square miles.

Population density: 1,365 people per square mile   (low).

Eagle Lake, Texas map

677 residents are foreign born (17.1% Latin America).

This city:

17.7%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,680 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,231 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sugar Land, TX (43.1 miles , pop. 63,328).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Harris, TX (54.5 miles , pop. 405,444).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (58.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Garwood, TX (3.7 miles ),
Northeast Wharton, TX (3.8 miles ),
Columbus, TX (3.9 miles ),
Wallis, TX (4.0 miles ),
East Bernard, TX (4.1 miles ),
Sealy, TX (4.1 miles ),
Glidden, TX (4.2 miles ),
San Felipe, TX (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 29.59 N, Longitude: 96.33 W

Area code: 979

Distribution of median household income in Eagle Lake, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Eagle Lake, TX in 2017

Eagle Lake satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,800
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $58,800
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $13,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $57,600
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $53,400
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $58,000
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $62,700
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,700
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $53,800
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $48,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $46,500
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $53,900
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $82,500
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Eagle Lake, TX residents
Average permit cost in Eagle Lake, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Eagle Lake, TX
Historical housing units in Eagle Lake, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +14 (+0.4%).
Most common industries in Eagle Lake, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (12.2%)
  • Health care (12.0%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (7.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (12.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (11.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (7.6%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Health care (5.3%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (22.7%)
  • Health care (19.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Eagle Lake, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.2%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7.7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Cashiers (4.8%)

Average climate in Eagle Lake, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Eagle Lake-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 49% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the Eagle Lake city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 11/22/1961, a category F3 tornado 19.9 miles away from the city center injured one person.

Earthquake activity:

Eagle Lake-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 120.9 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 354.0 miles away from Eagle Lake center
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) earthquake occurred 424.4 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 112.8 miles away from Eagle Lake center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 390.7 miles away from the city 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 113.5 miles away from Eagle Lake 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 Colorado County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eagle Lake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Eagle Lake:

  • RICE MEDICAL CENTER (600 SOUTH AUSTIN ROAD)
  • HERITAGE HOUSE (751 HERITAGE LN)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Eagle Lake:

  • COLUMBUS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; COLUMBUS, TX)
  • COLUMBUS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; COLUMBUS, TX)
  • RIVER OAKS CONVALESCENT CTR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; COLUMBUS, TX)
  • RIVER OAKS HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; COLUMBUS, TX)
  • COLONIAL BELLE NURSING HOME SEALY (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SEALY, TX)
  • TRUCARE LIVING CENTERS-COLUMBUS (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; COLUMBUS, TX)

Airports and heliports located in Eagle Lake:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eagle Lake:

  • Wharton County Junior College (about 24 miles; Wharton, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,009)
  • Blinn College (about 40 miles; Brenham, TX; FT enrollment: 8,959)
  • Prairie View A & M University (about 41 miles; Prairie View, TX; FT enrollment: 7,517)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 50 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 55 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 57 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,023)
  • Rice University (about 57 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 6,713)

Public elementary/middle schools in Eagle Lake:

  • EAGLE LAKE INT (Location: 701 TATE AVE, Grades: 3-7)
  • EAGLE LAKE PRI (Location: 600 JOHNNIE D HUTCHINS, Grades: PK-2)

Library in Eagle Lake:

  • EULA & DAVID WINTERMANN LIBRARY (Operating income: $139,467; Location: 101 N WALNUT AVE; 20,440 books; 1,975 audio materials; 1,159 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Eagle Lake: Rock Island Volunteer Fire Department (A), Eagle Lake Volunteer Fire Department (B), Eagle Lake Police Department and Crimestoppers (C), Prairie Edge Museum (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Eagle Lake: Municipal Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Howie Fitzgerald - Baseball player, Kevin Dogins - Football player, Josh Ashton - Football player.

Colorado 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:

2.8 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

70.9%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.2%
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: 0.4% of all households
50 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Banks with branches in Eagle Lake (2011 data):

  • Wallis State Bank: Eagle Lake Branch at 111 North Mccarthy, branch established on 1988/09/09. Info updated 2009/03/24: Bank assets: $352.8 mil, Deposits: $284.0 mil, headquarters in Wallis, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Wallis Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Eagle Lake: The First National Bank Of Eagle Lak at 100 Commerce Street, branch established on 1904/12/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $101.6 mil, Deposits: $91.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Eagle Lake Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Eagle Lake:

Marital status in Eagle Lake, TX
  • Never married: 41.6%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

For population 25 years and over in Eagle Lake:

  • High school or higher: 72.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.5
Texas average:

14.0

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

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Religion statistics for Eagle Lake, TX (based on Colorado County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,5416
Evangelical Protestant2,86223
Mainline Protestant2,57415
Black Protestant4223
Other21
None8,473-
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: 5
Colorado County:

2.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Here:

9.27 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Colorado County:

6.34 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

10.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.2%
Texas:

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

14.6%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.9%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.2%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.0%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Eagle Lake:

34.1%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.8%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.4%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Eagle Lake, 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 8$25,862$38,7930$0
Water Supply 5$11,364$27,2740$0
Streets and Highways 4$9,598$28,7940$0
Solid Waste Management 3$5,754$23,0160$0
Sewerage 3$8,410$33,6400$0
Judicial and Legal 2$4,808$28,8481$742
Financial Administration 2$7,300$43,8000$0
Airports 1$2,656$31,8720$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,720$56,6400$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,240$26,8801$270
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 30$82,712$33,0852$1,012

Eagle Lake government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $355,000 ($95.46)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $541,000 ($145.47)
    Water Utilities: $416,000 ($111.86)
    Sewerage: $411,000 ($110.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $351,000 ($94.38)
    Regular Highways: $190,000 ($51.09)
    Central Staff Services: $111,000 ($29.85)
    Parks and Recreation: $106,000 ($28.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $67,000 ($18.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $54,000 ($14.52)
    Air Transportation: $49,000 ($13.18)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($3.50)
    Libraries: $7,000 ($1.88)
    Health - Other: $6,000 ($1.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $112,000 ($30.12)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $59,000 ($15.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $37,000 ($9.95)
    Police Protection: $15,000 ($4.03)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($1.88)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $926,000 ($248.99)

Eagle Lake government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $601,000 ($161.60)
    Solid Waste Management: $418,000 ($112.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $44,000 ($11.83)
    Air Transportation: $43,000 ($11.56)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $96,000 ($25.81)
    Fines and Forfeits: $52,000 ($13.98)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($1.34)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $666,000 ($179.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $292,000 ($78.52)
    Other: $12,000 ($3.23)
    General Local Government Support: $3,000 ($0.81)
  • Tax - Property: $733,000 ($197.10)
    Public Utilities Sales: $222,000 ($59.69)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $198,000 ($53.24)
    Other License: $9,000 ($2.42)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($1.08)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.27)

Eagle Lake government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,465,000 ($662.81)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,255,000 ($606.35)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $210,000 ($56.47)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,165,000 ($582.15)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $31,000 ($8.34)

5.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($71,651 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  1.25% ($93,612 average AGI)
from Fayette County, TX  0.56% ($38,659)
from Fort Bend County, TX  0.56% ($91,727)


5.94% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,695 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Harris County, TX  1.29% ($47,129 average AGI)
to Fayette County, TX  0.60% ($45,851)
to Fort Bend County, TX  0.42% ($59,303)

Businesses in Eagle Lake, TX

  • H&R Block: 1
  • RadioShack: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Eagle Lake:

  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eagle Lake:

  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • K216FD (91.1 FM; COLUMBUS, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KULM-FM (98.3 FM; COLUMBUS, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)

TV broadcast stations around Eagle Lake:

  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
Eagle Lake fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Eagle Lake fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 43ft / 13.2mTotal length
  • $11,000Total costs
  • 32,140Total average daily traffic
  • 9,865Total average daily truck traffic
  • 45,170Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Eagle Lake, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 31960-1969
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Eagle Lake, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

64 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Eagle Lake)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Eagle Lake, TX)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC5HCU, Grant Date: 06/22/1994, Expiration Date: 06/22/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/23/2006, Registrant: Joe L Foster, 410 E Prairie, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
  • Call Sign: N5JD, Grant Date: 12/10/1998, Expiration Date: 12/10/2008, Cancellation Date: 12/11/2010, Registrant: Jack S Dannels, 33 W Prairie, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
  • Call Sign: WB5URV, Licensee ID: L00903434, Grant Date: 06/16/2017, Expiration Date: 08/23/2027, Registrant: Michael B Cooper, 101 W State, Eagle Lake, TX 77434-1733
  • Call Sign: KF5FNI, Licensee ID: L01554726, Grant Date: 03/16/2010, Expiration Date: 03/16/2020, Certifier: Joseph M Payne, Registrant: Joseph M Payne, 510 Pendleton, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
  • Call Sign: WX5X, Previous Call Sign: WW5J, Licensee ID: L01103977, Grant Date: 08/03/2010, Expiration Date: 08/03/2020, Certifier: Rene Padilla, Registrant: Rene Padilla, 1201 Schley St Trlr 27, Eagle Lake, TX 77434

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • NOLES B C DBA, 322 E Airline Ave, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
    Certificate: 04-0931 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 05/06/2004, Expiration Date: 05/05/2005

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1302Q , Serial Number: 15072602, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 06/12/1971, Certificate Issue Date: 11/17/2018
    Registrant (Corporation): Professional Pilot Training Inc, 322 E Airline Ave, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R44 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 299HE , Serial Number: 0618, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/1999, Certificate Issue Date: 04/03/2018
    Registrant (Corporation): Eastward Aviation Inc, 322 E Airline Ave, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
  • Aircraft: GRUMMAN ACFT ENG COR-SCHWEIZER G-164A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 81 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5083 , Serial Number: 1115, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/1973, Certificate Issue Date: 03/20/2018
    Registrant (Individual): David Kramr, 104 W Airline Ave, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-181 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7698F , Serial Number: 28-7790223, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 11/18/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 01/07/2019
    Registrant (Corporation): Professional Pilot Training, 322 E Airline Ave, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
  • Aircraft: CONSOLIDATED VULTEE BT-13A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 65130 , Serial Number: 5825, Year manufactured: 1942, Certificate Issue Date: 07/20/1954
    Registrant (Individual): Cecil Beyette, Box 24, Eagle Lake, TX 77434
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/18/2018

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 26. The highest number of fire incidents - 53 took place in 2008, and the least - 9 in 2012. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Eagle Lake, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (58.0%), and Structure Fires (26.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Eagle Lake, TX
    • 24458.0%Outside Fires
    • 11326.8%Structure Fires
    • 5713.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 71.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Eagle Lake, TX
Most common first names in Eagle Lake, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary4083.7 years
James3670.2 years
Willie3076.6 years
William2473.7 years
Robert2468.0 years
John2370.4 years
Charles1867.4 years
Annie1879.0 years
Henry1879.3 years
Joe1779.0 years
Most common last names in Eagle Lake, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams4080.0 years
Johnson2578.8 years
Thomas2274.2 years
Davis2072.0 years
Parker1774.5 years
Hurd1577.3 years
Austin1579.0 years
Smith1373.5 years
Jones1376.7 years
Woods1276.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Eagle Lake, TX
  • 56.6%Electricity
  • 39.3%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Eagle Lake, TX
  • 66.2%Electricity
  • 27.2%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Eagle Lake compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Eagle Lake on our top lists:

  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
There are 2 pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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