Fort Clark Springs, Texas

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Population in 2010: 1,228.
Males: 700  (57.0%)
Females: 528  (43.0%)
Median resident age:

54.3 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,994
Fort Clark Springs:

$41,994
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,103

Fort Clark Springs CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,396
Fort Clark Springs:

$95,396
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $135,065; detached houses: $164,996; mobile homes: $82,979

Median gross rent in 2017: $803.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fort Clark Springs: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.0%
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  • Races in Fort Clark Springs, TX (2010)
    • 92675.4%White alone
    • 25420.7%Hispanic
    • 151.2%Black alone
    • 121.0%American Indian alone
    • 110.9%Two or more races
    • 100.8%Asian alone

Races in Fort Clark Springs detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: German (30.8%), American (18.6%), Irish (3.8%), Norwegian (3.6%), Scottish (3.4%), Swedish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1129 feet

157 residents are foreign born (8.0% Latin America).

This place:

15.5%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,078 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,185 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (115.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Brackettville, TX (0.9 miles ),
Spofford, TX (3.0 miles),
Laughlin AFB, TX (4.7 miles ),
Val Verde Park, TX (5.0 miles ),
Quemado, TX (5.3 miles ),
Del Rio, TX (5.4 miles ),
Radar Base, TX (5.6 miles),
Cienegas Terrace, TX (5.6 miles )

Latitude: 29.31 N, Longitude: 100.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 830

Distribution of median household income in Fort Clark Springs, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fort Clark Springs, TX in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Texas:

3.5%

Tornado activity:

Fort Clark Springs-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/16/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.8 miles away from the Fort Clark Springs place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/26/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Clark Springs-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 189.2 miles away from Fort Clark Springs center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 258.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 263.1 miles away from Fort Clark Springs 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 143.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/2005 at 14:39:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.5 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 146.7 miles away from Fort Clark Springs 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 Kinney County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Clark Springs:

  • Southwest Texas Junior College (about 42 miles; Uvalde, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,569)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 104 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 111 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)
  • Palo Alto College (about 114 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,055)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 114 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • San Antonio College (about 117 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • Trinity University (about 118 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)

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Notable location: Fort Clark Historic District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Kinney County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.0 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

65.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

2.7%
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

For population 15 years and over in Fort Clark Springs:

Marital status in Fort Clark Springs, TX
  • Never married: 15.9%
  • Now married: 63.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.0%
  • Divorced: 6.2%

For population 25 years and over in Fort Clark Springs:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fort Clark Springs, TX (based on Kinney County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,4081
Evangelical Protestant6607
Mainline Protestant2773
Other2-
None1,251-
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
Here:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Kinney County:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Kinney County:

10.6%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Kinney County:

26.0%
State:

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

12.8%
Texas:

15.7%

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Clark Springs:

  • 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.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KWMC (1490 AM; 1 kW; DEL RIO, TX; Owner: MINERVA GARZA VALDEZ)
  • KTJK (1230 AM; 1 kW; DEL RIO, TX; Owner: FORUM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Clark Springs:

  • KBNU (93.9 FM; UVALDE, TX; Owner: RADIO CACTUS, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Clark Springs:

  • KVAW (Channel 16; EAGLE PASS, TX; Owner: HISPANIC TELEVISION NETWORK, INC., DEBTOR IN POSSESSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.8mTotal length
  • 530Total average daily traffic
  • 63Total average daily truck traffic
  • 740Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fort Clark Springs, TX
  • 77.9%Electricity
  • 22.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fort Clark Springs, TX
  • 83.7%Electricity
  • 16.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Fort Clark Springs compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly 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 significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Fort Clark Springs on our top lists:

  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (population 500+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in China (population 500+)"
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