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Population in 2010: 420. Population change since 2000: -70.8%
Males: 222  (53.1%)
Females: 198  (46.9%)

Median resident age:  26.2 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78582.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $4,891 (it was $9,750 in 2000)
Garceno:

$4,891
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $3,565

Garceno CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $34,016 (it was $32,100 in 2000)
Garceno:

$34,016
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $37,017; Detached houses: $40,928; Townhouses or other attached units: $17,622; Mobile homes: $7,940; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $5,035

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  • Hispanic - 361 (86.0%)
  • White alone - 59 (14.0%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Garceno: 86.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.26 square miles.

Population density: 129 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Garceno:

  • High school or higher: 18.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Garceno CDP:

  • Never married: 32.8%
  • Now married: 48.9%
  • Separated: 18.3%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

29 residents are foreign born

This place:  11.1%
Texas:  16.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $274 (0.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McAllen, TX (45.9 miles , pop. 106,414).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (132.5 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (212.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: La Chuparosa, TX (1.1 miles) , Loma Linda West, TX (1.1 miles) , La Rosita, TX (1.2 miles ), Escobares, TX (1.2 miles ), Escobar I, TX (1.2 miles ), Old Escobares, TX (1.2 miles) , Rivera, TX (1.2 miles) , Miguel Barrera, TX (1.2 miles) .

Latitude: 26.41 N, Longitude: 98.95 W

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

15.6%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries for males in 2008-2012 (%):



  • Transportation and warehousing (74%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Repair and maintenance (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Truck transportation (8%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Social assistance (7%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • U. S. Postal service (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Construction laborers (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Other financial specialists (5%)

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Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Starr County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Garceno:

  • SUNGLO HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX)
  • LVN HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX)
  • MY SWEET HOME HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Garceno:

  • South Texas College (about 45 miles; McAllen, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,613)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 46 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 12,559)
  • Texas State Technical College Harlingen (about 78 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 2,185)
  • Laredo Community College (about 84 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 3,416)
  • Texas A & M International University (about 86 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 3,518)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 97 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,237)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 102 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 5,342)

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Starr 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 2012: 79.4%

Average household size:
This place:  3.9 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  86.1%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Garceno, TX

Garceno 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (68%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • No fuel used (10%)

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Religion statistics for Garceno CDP (based on Starr County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 78.77%
Here78.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents95.0%1.9%0.9%0.8%1.4%
Congregations48.4%19.4%3.2%9.7%19.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Starr County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
This county:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Starr County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Starr County:

27.1%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.7%
State:

15.7%

4.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,183 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Texas average:

8.37%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hidalgo County, TX  1.17% ($20,333 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.54% ($18,511)
from Bexar County, TX  0.11% ($23,167)


4.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,773 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.88%
Texas average:

7.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Hidalgo County, TX  2.11% ($29,718 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.53% ($17,393)
to Bexar County, TX  0.17% ($20,393)

Strongest AM radio stations in Garceno:

  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • 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)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Garceno:

  • KBMI (97.7 FM; ROMA, TX; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQBO (103.1 FM; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SOUND INVESTMENTS UNLIMITED, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Garceno:

  • K06MY (Channel 6; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1


Garceno on our top lists:

  • #68 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities"
  • #25 (78582) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Other groups first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #61 (78582) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2004 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #72 (78582) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking Spanish at home"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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