Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz, Texas

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Population in 2010: 2,255. Population change since 2000: +7.4%
Males: 935  (41.5%)
Females: 1,320  (58.5%)
Median resident age:  45.6 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 78586.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $20,827 (it was $21,346 in 2000)
Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

$20,827
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $10,287 (it was $6,944 in 2000)

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $55,369 (it was $32,400 in 2000)
Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

$55,369
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $63,820; Detached houses: $73,050; Mobile homes: $16,983

Median gross rent in 2016: $463.

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  • Races in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz, TX (2010)

    Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz races chart
    • 2,21498.2%Hispanic
    • 331.5%White alone
    • 60.3%Asian alone
    • 20.09%Black alone

Races in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Dutch (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 45 feet

Land area: 4.17 square miles.

Population density: 541 people per square mile   (low).

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

  • High school or higher: 32.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz CDP:

  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

895 residents are foreign born (53.5% Latin America).

This place:

53.5%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $681 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $812 (1.3%)

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brownsville, TX (11.6 miles , pop. 139,722).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (119.4 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (242.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: La Paloma, TX (1.6 miles ), San Pedro, TX (2.0 miles ), Lago, TX (2.1 miles ), Rancho Viejo, TX (2.2 miles ), El Camino Angosto, TX (2.4 miles ), Olmito, TX (2.5 miles ), Los Indios, TX (2.6 miles ), San Benito, TX (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 26.03 N, Longitude: 97.63 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz household income distribution Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz home values distribution

Property values in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz, TX

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (26%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

Work and jobs in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 13.5 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 89% 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 297.3 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 194.8 miles away from Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz 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 119.6 miles away from the city 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 456.6 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 201.4 miles away from Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 211.4 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 Cameron County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

  • ELDERCARE HOME HEALTH II (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; SAN BENITO, TX)
  • HEART OF THE VALLEY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SAN BENITO, TX)
  • USRC SAN BENITO DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SAN BENITO, TX)
  • SAM HOUSTON COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SAN BENITO, TX)
  • AMENITY HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SAN BENITO, TX)
  • MESQUITE HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SAN BENITO, TX)
  • BROWNSVILLE SURGICAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)

Amtrak stations near Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

  • 12 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
  • 13 miles: BROWNSVILLE (1134 E. ST. CHARLES) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 14 miles; Brownsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 14 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 39 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 41 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 105 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 119 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 121 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

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Cameron 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 57.0. This is better than average.

City:

57.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 23.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 9.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.99
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00388. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00388
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 54.6%
(55.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  4.2 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  90.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

32.1
Texas average:

14.3

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz travel time to work - commute Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz CDP (based on Cameron County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic137,88938
Evangelical Protestant47,744225
Other9,11533
Mainline Protestant7,25832
None204,214-
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: 47
Cameron County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Cameron County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 133
Cameron County:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 223
Here:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Cameron County:

25.4%
Texas:

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

18.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.3%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

39.3%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.8%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

4.5%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

22.8%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

50.9%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.1%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz, TX Residents

3.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,155 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($788 average AGI)
Cameron County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hidalgo County, TX  0.57% ($27,792 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.33% ($25,197)
from Bexar County, TX  0.22% ($31,668)


3.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.85%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,002 average AGI)
Cameron County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hidalgo County, TX  0.60% ($29,477 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.35% ($28,091)
to Bexar County, TX  0.31% ($36,574)

Strongest AM radio stations in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • 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.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • 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.)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBNR (88.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KMBH-FM (88.9 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNVO-FM (101.1 FM; PORT ISABEL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KESO (92.7 FM; SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX; Owner: ALTERNATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KZSP (95.3 FM; SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX; Owner: ALTERNATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz:

  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KZAV-LP (Channel 20; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • K64FM (Channel 64; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: BROWNSVILLE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KXIV-LP (Channel 17; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$81,8201$33,3104$151,7351$17,9600$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$157,4900$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$05$99,3466$25,2251$14,740
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$64,1600$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0125.05

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$76,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0125.05

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (86%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)

Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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