Flowella, Texas

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Population in 2010: 118. Population change since 2000: -11.9%
Males: 75  (64.2%)
Females: 43  (35.8%)
Median resident age:  45.7 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip code: 78355

Estimated median household income in 2016: $15,556 (it was $11,250 in 2000)
Flowella:

$15,556
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $13,892 (it was $5,560 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $47,307 (it was $24,200 in 2000)
Flowella:

$47,307
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $170,881; Detached houses: $169,977
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    • 11294.9%Hispanic
    • 65.1%White alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Flowella: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.03 square miles.

Population density: 115 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Flowella:

  • High school or higher: 75.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Flowella CDP:

  • Never married: 70.9%
  • Now married: 29.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Flowella CDP:  0.8% ($200)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)

Flowella satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (54.5 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (156.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Airport Road Addition, TX (1.4 miles) , Falfurrias, TX (2.2 miles ), Cantu Addition, TX (2.4 miles ), Premont, TX (3.2 miles ), Riviera, TX (3.7 miles ), Ricardo, TX (4.4 miles ), Encino, TX (4.4 miles) , Concepcion, TX (4.6 miles) .

Latitude: 27.22 N, Longitude: 98.07 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 361

Flowella household income distribution Flowella home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.3%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (53%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (47%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Flowella, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Flowella-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/5/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.7 miles away from the Flowella place center .

On 6/24/1970, a category F3 tornado 30.0 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Flowella-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 84% 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 110.2 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 384.8 miles away from Flowella 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 34.4 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 383.8 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 117.6 miles away from Flowella 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 116.8 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 Brooks County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Fires: 3, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Flowella:

  • BROOKS COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; FALFURRIAS, TX)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE FALFURRIAS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; FALFURRIAS, TX)
  • CANTERBURY VILLA OF FALFURRIAS (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FALFURRIAS, TX)
  • FALFURRIAS NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FALFURRIAS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Flowella:

  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 24 miles; Kingsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,295)
  • Del Mar College (about 56 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 57 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 64 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 71 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 74 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • Coastal Bend College (about 87 miles; Beeville, TX; FT enrollment: 2,880)

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Brooks County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 34.2%
(34.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  61.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

23.5
Texas average:

14.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Flowella CDP (based on Brooks County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,0912
Evangelical Protestant67911
Mainline Protestant1822
Other-1
None1,271-
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: 1
Brooks County:

1.33 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Brooks County:

3.98 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Brooks County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

11.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Brooks County:

26.2%
Texas:

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

17.4%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

39.9%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

37.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.8
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Flowella:

35.0%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

5.8%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.2
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Flowella:

27.0%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Flowella:

47.7%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.5%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Flowella, TX Residents

5.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,752 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jim Wells County, TX  0.96% ($27,125 average AGI)
from Nueces County, TX  0.96% ($22,583)
from Kleberg County, TX  0.88% ($27,409)


6.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,606 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jim Wells County, TX  1.50% ($25,053 average AGI)
to Nueces County, TX  1.14% ($35,138)
to Kleberg County, TX  0.83% ($29,952)

Strongest AM radio stations in Flowella:

  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLDS (1260 AM; 1 kW; FALFURRIAS, TX; Owner: BROOKS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Flowella:

  • KDFM (103.3 FM; FALFURRIAS, TX; Owner: LA RADIO CRISTIANA NETWORK INC)
  • KPSO-FM (106.3 FM; FALFURRIAS, TX; Owner: BROOKS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K268AP (101.5 FM; FALFURIOUS, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KMFM (100.7 FM; PREMONT, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KZFM (95.5 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MALKAN FM ASSOCIATES)

TV broadcast stations around Flowella:

  • K07TS (Channel 7; FALFURRIAS, TX; Owner: NEW COVENANT CHURCH)
  • KIII (Channel 3; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 3 OF CORPUS CHRISTI, INC.)
  • K46DL (Channel 46; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 360Total average daily traffic
  • 14Total average daily truck traffic
  • 500Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)

Flowella compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
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