Elsa, Texas

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Population in 2013: 6,575 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.5%
 
Males: 3,366  (51.2%)
Females: 3,209  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  28.7 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78543.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $19,738 (it was $19,232 in 2000)
Elsa:

$19,738
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $10,829 (it was $7,550 in 2000)

Elsa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $51,239 (it was $34,900 in 2000)
Elsa:

$51,239
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $109,111; Detached houses: $117,102; Townhouses or other attached units: $329,213; In 2-unit structures: $93,546; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,982; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $103,080; Mobile homes: $38,157; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $52,116

Median gross rent in 2013: $400.

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  • Races in Elsa, TX (2010)

    Elsa races chart
    • 5,53597.8%Hispanic
    • 1122.0%White alone
    • 70.1%Black alone
    • 30.05%Other race alone
    • 20.04%Two or more races
    • 10.02%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Elsa: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Latest news from Elsa, TX collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 66 feet

Land area: 1.48 square miles.

Population density: 4,451 people per square mile   (average).

Elsa,TX real estate house value index trend

Elsa, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Elsa:

  • High school or higher: 49.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 20.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elsa city:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 42.9%
  • Separated: 6.6%
  • Widowed: 15.4%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

1,267 residents are foreign born (20.3% Latin America).

This city:

20.3%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 21 registered sex offenders living in Elsa, Texas as of July 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Elsa to the number of sex offenders is 299 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $819 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $906 (1.6%)

Elsa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Hidalgo, TX (10.2 miles , pop. 102,051).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (106.4 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (220.4 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Edcouch, TX (1.4 miles ), La Blanca, TX (1.6 miles ), La Villa, TX (2.0 miles ), Olivarez, TX (2.1 miles ), Laguna Seca, TX (2.1 miles ), San Carlos, TX (2.2 miles ), Monte Alto, TX (2.3 miles ), Mila Doce, TX (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $58,800
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 2000: 54 buildings, average cost: $52,200
  • 2001: 54 buildings, average cost: $52,200
  • 2002: 62 buildings, average cost: $52,200
  • 2003: 67 buildings, average cost: $52,200
  • 2004: 51 buildings, average cost: $52,800
  • 2005: 58 buildings, average cost: $52,000
  • 2006: 48 buildings, average cost: $52,200
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $39,600
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $41,300
  • 2009: 16 buildings, average cost: $36,200
  • 2010: 116 buildings, average cost: $123,900
  • 2011: 69 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2012: 97 buildings, average cost: $113,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 26.30 N, Longitude: 97.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Elsa household income distribution Elsa home values distribution

Property values in Elsa, TX


Crime rates in Elsa by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 182240101001N/A
per 100,000 17.6138.033.231.961.80.014.80.014.80.00.016.9N/A
Robberies 3238578654322
per 100,000 52.934.549.8127.477.2105.4118.488.674.159.351.933.830.8
Assaults 17142243409394172819312016
per 100,000 299.6241.5365.1684.9617.91,400.41,390.9251.1415.2281.4536.4338.0246.4
Burglaries 10515520412881108967291739813062
per 100,000 1,850.22,674.33,385.32,038.91,251.21,626.31,420.51,063.41,349.31,081.31,695.82,196.7954.9
Thefts 112231243233259327307209332228247233208
per 100,000 1,973.63,985.54,032.53,711.44,000.64,924.04,542.83,086.74,922.93,377.34,274.13,937.13,203.4
Auto thefts 625193928423516221317916
per 100,000 105.7431.3315.3621.2432.5632.4517.9236.3326.2192.6294.2152.1246.4
Arson 1413501131223
per 100,000 17.669.016.647.877.20.014.814.844.514.834.633.846.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 319.3572.7560.0563.7497.9700.6674.6305.6452.4312.5453.9431.6297.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Elsa detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.6%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +410 (+8.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Elsa, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Elsa, Texas average temperatures Elsa, Texas average precipitation Elsa, Texas humidity Elsa, Texas wind speed Elsa, Texas snowfall Elsa, Texas sunshine Elsa, Texas clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Elsa-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.1 miles away from the Elsa city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 27.9 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Elsa-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 321.7 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 174.0 miles away from Elsa 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 427.6 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 98.2 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 181.3 miles away from Elsa 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 180.6 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 (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Elsa topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Elsa:

  • US RENAL CARE DELTA DIALYSIS (400 E. EDINBURG BLVD)
  • BRIO HOME HEALTH AGENCY LLC (425 EDINBURG AVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Elsa:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE TRI-CITY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; ALAMO, TX)
  • ESSENTIAL HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • A HEALING TOUCH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • WESLACO DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • A AND I HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • MILAGROS II HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • SPECTRUM HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; DONNA, TX)

Amtrak stations near Elsa:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elsa:

  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 12 miles; Edinburg, TX; Full-time enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 18 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 21 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 43 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 107 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 108 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)
See full list of schools located in Elsa

Library in Elsa:

  • ELSA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $121,910; Location: 711 N HIDALGO ST; 20,566 books; 420 audio materials; 502 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 17 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • South Texas College in Weslaco (formerly STCC) is another school that should be added to the universities/college section.

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Notable locations in Elsa: Elsa Fire Department (A), Elsa Police Department (B), Pulse Emergency Medical Services (C), Guardian Emergency Medical Services (D), Advanced Cardiac and Trauma Emergency Medical Services (E). 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 2012 was 56.6. This is better than average.

City:

56.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 24.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 28.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 43.9%
(44.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 45.1% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.3 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  78.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Elsa, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Elsa compared to Texas state average:

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

Banks with branches in Elsa (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: Delta Branch at 900 East Highway 107, branch established on 1989/07/24. Info updated 2007/09/20: Bank assets: $3,517.0 mil, Deposits: $2,598.8 mil, headquarters in Edinburg, TX, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 58 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bank Group, Inc.
  • Elsa State Bank and Trust Company: Elsa State Bank And Trust Company at 300 West Edinburg Avenue, branch established on 1945/03/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $167.6 mil, Deposits: $152.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 6 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

27.0
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (91%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Elsa 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%
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 2$8,436$50,6160$0
Other Government Administration 8$66,800$100,20011$1,949
Judicial and Legal 2$8,767$52,6022$2,479
Police Protection - Officers 23$111,594$58,2230$0
Police - Other 7$26,300$45,0862$1,191
Firefighters 2$13,320$79,9200$0
Streets and Highways 12$43,610$43,6100$0
Airports 2$9,826$58,9560$0
Health 2$10,757$64,5420$0
Sewerage 6$27,825$55,6500$0
Parks and Recreation 7$31,676$54,3020$0
Water Supply 17$64,952$45,8480$0
Local Libraries 5$22,931$55,0347$5,471
Other and Unallocable 18$72,315$48,2100$0
Totals for Government 113$519,109$55,12722$11,090

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 Elsa:

  • 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.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • 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.)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, TX; Owner: BRAVO BROADCASTING COMPANY, 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elsa:

  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KQBO (103.1 FM; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SOUND INVESTMENTS UNLIMITED, 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.)
  • KHID (88.1 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K206BP (89.1 FM; WESLACO, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elsa:

  • 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.)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • 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)
  • K57FE (Channel 57; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 57, INC.)
  • KZMC-LP (Channel 35; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
Elsa fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Elsa fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Elsa)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 26.293056 Lon: -97.992778, Call Sign: WPUY427
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/28/2002, Expiration Date: 05/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 07/28/2012, Certifier: Cynthia L Graybill
    Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6015, Fax: (858) 452-7207, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ELSA, 3.5 Mi Ne Of Elsa (Lat: 26.349306 Lon: -98.013278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 75 m, Overall height: 76.5 m, Call Sign: WMM706
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 5945.20 MHz, 5974.85 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 08/01/2020
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • 2 1/2 Mi S Of Rt 107 (Lat: 26.244778 Lon: -98.004167), Overall height: 152.1 m, Call Sign: WHF260, Licensee ID: L01533306
    Assigned Frequencies: 946.875 MHz, 947.125 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/12/1982, Expiration Date: 08/01/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/03/2013
    Registrant: Capstar Tx LLC, 2625 S. Memorial Drive Suite A, Tulsa, OK 74129

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Elsa)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62581 , Serial Number: T40124, Year manufactured: 1940
    Registrant (Individual): Harman L Lane, Box 164, Elsa, TX 78543

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$47,7901$23,5106$4,375
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$31,5750$02$3,220
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 100
  • Hazardous Condition: 29

Incident types - Elsa

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Elsa, TX
Most common first names in Elsa, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Jose6068.6 years
Maria5576.8 years
Guadalupe3076.0 years
Jesus1774.1 years
Juan1768.8 years
Pedro1676.5 years
Manuel1580.8 years
Francisco1276.3 years
Santos1172.8 years
Aurora1077.9 years
Most common last names in Elsa, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rodriguez6176.6 years
Garza5572.8 years
Gonzalez5076.1 years
Martinez3873.8 years
Garcia2274.4 years
Perez2169.4 years
Lopez2174.7 years
Salinas1973.0 years
Hernandez1880.5 years
Flores1775.2 years
Businesses in Elsa, TX
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Jack In The Box1
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Church's Chicken1Pizza Hut1
Cricket Wireless2Subway1
FedEx1U-Haul2
H&R Block1

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  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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