Edcouch, Texas

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Population in 2014: 3,276 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.0%
Males: 1,493  (45.6%)
Females: 1,783  (54.4%)
Median resident age:  32.1 years
Texas median age:  34.4 years

Zip codes: 78538.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $26,743 (it was $18,618 in 2000)
Edcouch:

$26,743
TX:

$55,653

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $13,529 (it was $6,096 in 2000)

Edcouch city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $46,214 (it was $29,500 in 2000)
Edcouch:

$46,214
TX:

$152,000

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $106,927; Detached houses: $115,774; Townhouses or other attached units: $95,211; In 2-unit structures: $94,406; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $148,117; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $87,173; Mobile homes: $58,175; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $23,163

Median gross rent in 2015: $454.

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  • Races in Edcouch, TX (2010)

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    • 3,09197.8%Hispanic
    • 672.1%White alone
    • 30.09%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Edcouch: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 62 feet

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 3,503 people per square mile   (average).

Edcouch,TX real estate house value index trend

Edcouch, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Edcouch:

  • High school or higher: 47.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.5%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Edcouch city:

  • Never married: 37.3%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 6.8%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 2.6%

522 residents are foreign born (15.7% Latin America).

This city:

15.7%
Texas:

16.6%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Edcouch, Texas as of November 20, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Edcouch to the number of sex offenders is 160 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,841 (2.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $872 (2.0%)

Edcouch satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Hidalgo, TX (10.0 miles , pop. 102,051).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (106.0 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (220.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Elsa, TX (1.4 miles ), La Villa, TX (1.5 miles ), Laguna Seca, TX (1.6 miles ), La Blanca, TX (2.1 miles ), Olivarez, TX (2.1 miles ), Mila Doce, TX (2.2 miles ), Monte Alto, TX (2.3 miles ), Indian Hills, TX (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $47,600
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $47,600
  • 1999: 43 buildings, average cost: $57,700
  • 2000: 41 buildings, average cost: $57,700
  • 2001: 42 buildings, average cost: $57,700
  • 2002: 49 buildings, average cost: $57,700
  • 2003: 53 buildings, average cost: $57,700
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $50,800
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $102,300
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2007: 80 buildings, average cost: $68,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $68,700
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,400
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $59,400
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $59,400
  • 2013: 18 buildings, average cost: $60,500
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $60,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 26.29 N, Longitude: 97.96 W

Area code: 956

Edcouch household income distribution Edcouch home values distribution

Property values in Edcouch, TX


Crime rates in Edcouch by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000010001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.021.00.00.00.031.1
Rapes 00000000000011
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.031.131.1
Robberies 21023400243111
per 100,000 58.528.60.047.266.487.90.00.041.984.192.930.331.131.1
Assaults 31961675713121021717
per 100,000 87.828.6227.2141.7354.0153.8109.2155.3272.5252.4309.8635.4217.9528.1
Burglaries 3046546342433040454235283822
per 100,000 877.71,317.71,362.91,487.6929.2944.8655.3887.7943.2883.51,084.3847.21,182.7683.4
Theft 36586756100527555764339414851
per 100,000 1,053.21,661.41,691.11,322.32,212.41,142.61,638.31,220.61,593.0904.51,208.21,240.51,493.91,584.3
Auto thefts 40108111114828411
per 100,000 117.00.0252.4188.9243.4241.721.888.8167.742.1247.8121.031.131.1
Arson 10002311102420
per 100,000 29.30.00.00.044.265.921.822.221.00.062.0121.062.20.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 290.5) 154.1180.1238.0214.6263.7188.3135.0149.1210.2219.2233.9254.8222.8315.6

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Crime rate in Edcouch detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
Texas average:

2.09
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +358 (+12.0%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Edcouch, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Edcouch-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.3 miles away from the Edcouch city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 26.3 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Edcouch-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/23/2007 at 19:09:15, a magnitude 5.6 (5.4 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 320.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 174.3 miles away from Edcouch 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 429.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 181.6 miles away from Edcouch 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 180.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hidalgo County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Edcouch topographic map

Birthplace of: Rubén Hinojosa - Politician, Valente Rodriguez - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers in Edcouch:

  • GOOD SHEPHERD PRIMARY HEALTH CARE LLC (7981 MILE 17 NORTH)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Edcouch:

  • BRIO HOME HEALTH AGENCY LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ELSA, TX)
  • US RENAL CARE DELTA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; ELSA, TX)
  • ESSENTIAL HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • WESLACO DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • A HEALING TOUCH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • A AND I HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • SPECTRUM HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; DONNA, TX)

airports located in Edcouch:

Amtrak stations near Edcouch:

  • 19 miles: MCALLEN (120 S. 16TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.
  • 19 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Edcouch:

  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 13 miles; Edinburg, TX; Full-time enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 19 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 20 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 41 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 86 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 106 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 108 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

Public elementary/middle schools in Edcouch:

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Notable locations in Edcouch: Edcouch Volunteer Fire Department (A), Edcouch Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hidalgo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 32.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 39.0%
(32.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  81.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.4%
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: 0.0% of all households

Edcouch, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Edcouch (2011 data):

  • Elsa State Bank and Trust Company: Elsa State Bank & Tr Co-Edcouch Bran at 442 W Santa Rosa Ave, branch established on 1996/07/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $167.6 mil, Deposits: $152.7 mil, headquarters in Elsa, TX, positive income, 6 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

23.4
Texas average:

14.4

Edcouch travel time to work - commute Edcouch mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Edcouch city (based on Hidalgo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic269,07156
Evangelical Protestant75,327525
Other18,51043
Mainline Protestant14,39452
Orthodox1601
None397,307-
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: 79
Hidalgo County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Hidalgo County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 240
Hidalgo County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 337
Here:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hidalgo County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

15.8%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Edcouch:

43.1%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Edcouch:

28.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Edcouch:

24.2%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Edcouch:

13.9%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

50.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.3%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Edcouch, 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
Financial Administration 1$5,523$66,2760$0
Other Government Administration 5$12,924$31,0180$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$687
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 21$48,144
Police - Other 6$12,689$25,3780$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 4$7,480
Sewerage 0$0 5$10,201
Parks and Recreation 0$0 2$3,269
Water Supply 0$0 4$5,832
Totals for Government 12$31,136$31,13638$75,613

3.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,347 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.16%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($416 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.03%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cameron County, TX  0.34% ($29,477 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.24% ($27,672)
from Starr County, TX  0.16% ($28,446)


3.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,254 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.05%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($311 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.03%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cameron County, TX  0.32% ($27,792 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.24% ($32,054)
to Bexar County, TX  0.24% ($34,839)

Strongest AM radio stations in Edcouch:

  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, TX; Owner: BRAVO BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Edcouch:

  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KILM (102.1 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: BMP 102.1 FM, LP)
  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KOIR (88.5 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • K206BP (89.1 FM; WESLACO, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KTER (90.7 FM; RUDOLPH, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
  • KQXX-FM (105.5 FM; MISSION, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Edcouch:

  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSFE-LP (Channel 67; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K57FE (Channel 57; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 57, INC.)
  • KZMC-LP (Channel 35; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KSTI-LP (Channel 69; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • KJST-LP (Channel 28; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • KMAO-LP (Channel 50; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KRYM-LP (Channel 55; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: ALMA L. RODRIGUEZ)
Edcouch fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Edcouch fatal accident list:

Feb 13, 1981 07:16 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 26, 1981 05:10 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 27, 1981 06:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 6, 1979 09:14 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Edcouch)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • LaVilla, 0.1 Mi. E Of Sr-1015 ,2.95 Mi. W Of Sr-491, 30 Mi. S Of (Lat: 26.240083 Lon: -97.958333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 82.3 m, Call Sign: WPQL341
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/27/2010, Expiration Date: 05/08/2020, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2011, Certifier: Gene A Dejordy EsqRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • MONTE ALTO, East Of Fm88 On Fm 1422 (Lat: 26.380222 Lon: -97.933556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 38.1 m, Overall height: 43.6 m, Call Sign: WQIX501
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 06/10/2008, Expiration Date: 06/10/2018, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • LA VILLA, 0.1 Miles E Of State Route 1015 & 2.95 Miles W Of State Route 491 (Lat: 26.243722 Lon: -97.956972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 75.6 m, Overall height: 77.4 m, Call Sign: WQTJ268
    Assigned Frequencies: 6389.96 MHz, 10855.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/12/2014, Expiration Date: 02/12/2024, Certifier: Kevin B CoyneRegistrant: Fiberlight, LLC, 4360 Beltway Pl, Suite 230, Arlington, TX 76018, Phone: (972) 832-3176, Email:
  • Edcouch Grain, Lat: 26.296833 Lon: -97.966528, Type: Silo, Structure height: 37 m, Overall height: 40 m, Call Sign: WQXD509
    Assigned Frequencies: 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/04/2016, Expiration Date: 02/04/2026, Certifier: Peter VasquezRegistrant: Intelpath, 111 Fuller Road, Hinsdale, IL 60521, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • EDCOUCH, Mile 3 Road (Lat: 26.310972 Lon: -97.961194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.5 m, Overall height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WHS980, Licensee ID: L00896575
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHzGrant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011, Certifier: Robert A EstyRegistrant: International Communications Group, Inc. D/B/A Corban Networks

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC9FWS, Licensee ID: L00849785, Grant Date: 01/30/2014, Expiration Date: 04/20/2024, Certifier: Anthony R Ortega, Registrant: Anthony R Ortega, 10201 E Monte Cristo St 67, Edcouch, TX 78538-2503
  • Call Sign: KE5QMG, Licensee ID: L01323158, Grant Date: 09/13/2007, Expiration Date: 09/13/2017, Certifier: Rufugio Perales, Registrant: Rufugio Perales, 13506 Bennett Circle South, Edcouch, TX 78538
  • Call Sign: KE5ZVW, Licensee ID: L01474437, Grant Date: 03/13/2009, Expiration Date: 03/13/2019, Certifier: Thomas S Matusiewicz, Registrant: Thomas S Matusiewicz, 26925 Fm 1015, Edcouch, TX 78538

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-602 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-66 SER (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 602LA , Serial Number: 602-0441, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 06/27/1997
    Registrant (Partnership): Grande Aviation Rio, Po Box 253, Edcouch, TX 78538, Other Owners: James Skalitsky, Larry Skalitsky
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-502B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SERIES (500 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 60792 , Serial Number: 502B-0280, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 05/22/1995
    Registrant (Partnership): Grande Aviation Rio, Po Box 253, Edcouch, TX 78538, Other Owners: Larry Skalitsky, James Skalitsky
  • Aircraft: BOEING N2S-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 75934 , Serial Number: 753486, Year manufactured: 1942
    Registrant (Individual): E F Mckinnis, Box 101, Edcouch, TX 78538

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$12,550
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0245.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Edcouch

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (90%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Edcouch, TX

  • Little Caesars Pizza: 1
  • True Value: 1

Edcouch compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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