Garden Ridge, Texas

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Population in 2014: 3,742 (83% urban, 17% rural). Population change since 2000: +98.8%
Males: 1,872  (50.0%)
Females: 1,870  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  50.2 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78266.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $155,380 (it was $90,184 in 2000)
Garden Ridge:

$155,380
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $59,594 (it was $40,201 in 2000)

Garden Ridge city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $401,303 (it was $216,500 in 2000)
Garden Ridge:

$401,303
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $277,278; Detached houses: $293,041; Townhouses or other attached units: $193,636; In 2-unit structures: $161,515; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $70,111; Mobile homes: $154,474; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $50,856

Median gross rent in 2013: $2,043.

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    Garden Ridge races chart
    • 2,62375.3%White alone
    • 42112.1%Hispanic
    • 2025.8%Black alone
    • 1053.0%Two or more races
    • 1002.9%Asian alone
    • 200.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 110.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Garden Ridge: 92.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.3%), English (14.4%), United States (7.1%), Irish (6.9%), French (3.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 7.88 square miles.

Population density: 475 people per square mile   (low).

Garden Ridge,TX real estate house value index trend

Garden Ridge, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Garden Ridge:

  • High school or higher: 98.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 61.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 31.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Garden Ridge city:

  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 74.5%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 3.4%

245 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe, 1.1% Latin America, 0.8% Asia).

This city:

6.8%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $6,119 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $5,140 (1.3%)

Garden Ridge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (18.0 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Selma, TX (1.8 miles ), Northcliff, TX (2.1 miles ), Schertz, TX (2.2 miles ), Universal City, TX (2.4 miles ), Cibolo, TX (2.4 miles ), Live Oak, TX (2.5 miles ), Randolph AFB, TX (2.7 miles ), Converse, TX (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $346,800
  • 1998: 30 buildings, average cost: $377,600
  • 1999: 26 buildings, average cost: $398,500
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $411,600
  • 2001: 35 buildings, average cost: $466,000
  • 2002: 56 buildings, average cost: $451,100
  • 2003: 80 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2004: 66 buildings, average cost: $493,300
  • 2005: 80 buildings, average cost: $541,000
  • 2006: 90 buildings, average cost: $564,400
  • 2007: 94 buildings, average cost: $583,400
  • 2008: 71 buildings, average cost: $629,400
  • 2009: 43 buildings, average cost: $593,900
  • 2010: 33 buildings, average cost: $652,700
  • 2011: 34 buildings, average cost: $629,400
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $376,800
  • 2013: 24 buildings, average cost: $189,000
  • 2014: 30 buildings, average cost: $203,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.63 N, Longitude: 98.30 W

Garden Ridge household income distribution Garden Ridge home values distribution

Property values in Garden Ridge, TX

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.48
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +415 (+28.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)

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

Average climate in Garden Ridge, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Garden Ridge-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.5 miles away from the Garden Ridge city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Garden Ridge-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% 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 306.9 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 57.8 miles away from Garden Ridge center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 276.5 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.9 miles away from the city 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 52.5 miles away from Garden Ridge 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 340.5 miles away from the city 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 Comal County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers in Garden Ridge:

  • PURE LIFE HOME HEALTH CARE CORP (9106 TUSCAN HILLS DR)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Garden Ridge:

  • COUNCIL OAKS AT PHOENIX (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SELMA, TX)
  • SILVER TREE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SCHERTZ, TX)
  • VISTA CREEK COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • ANCHOR SAFE HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • VISTA RUN (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • VISTA BRIAR (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • LEGEND HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Garden Ridge:

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Amtrak station near Garden Ridge:

  • 19 miles: SAN ANTONIO (224 HOEFGEN ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Garden Ridge:

  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 16 miles; San Antonio, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,875)
  • Trinity University (about 17 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)
  • San Antonio College (about 18 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • St Philip's College (about 18 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 20 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 25,503)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 21 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • Palo Alto College (about 27 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,055)

Public elementary/middle school in Garden Ridge:

  • GARDEN RIDGE EL (Location: 9401 MUNICIPAL PKWY, Grades: PK-5)

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Churches in Garden Ridge include: Bracken United Methodist Church (A), Northeast Bible Evangelical Free Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Bear Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Comal 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 38.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

38.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.178. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.178
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.68. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.68
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.673. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.673
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2009 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.08. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.08
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.0%
(1.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.0% for Black residents, 6.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  88.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
8 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Banks with branches in Garden Ridge (2011 data):

  • American Bank of Texas, National Association: Garden Ridge Branch at 19099 Fm 2252, branch established on 1986/02/12. Info updated 2011/08/08: Bank assets: $775.5 mil, Deposits: $648.0 mil, headquarters in Marble Falls, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: North American Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Texas average:

14.4

Garden Ridge travel time to work - commute Garden Ridge mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Garden Ridge city (based on Comal County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant23,54069
Catholic17,8287
Mainline Protestant9,57816
Other2,63915
Orthodox2001
Black Protestant1831
None54,504-
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: 7
Comal County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Comal County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Comal County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 85
Here:

8.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Comal County:

24.1%
Texas:

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

16.9%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

53.7%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.8%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Garden Ridge:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.0%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.2%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Garden Ridge:

38.6%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

58.3%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Garden Ridge:

77.5%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Garden Ridge, TX Residents
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$15,334$92,0040$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,095$49,1400$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,433$53,1960$0
Police Protection - Officers 13$64,557$59,5910$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,490$41,8800$0
Water Supply 5$21,914$52,5940$0
Other and Unallocable 5$20,934$50,2420$0
Totals for Government 28$134,757$57,7530$0

Garden Ridge government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $387,000 ($103.42)
    Police Protection: $367,000 ($98.08)
    Financial Administration: $219,000 ($58.52)
    General - Other: $157,000 ($41.96)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $20,000 ($5.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $263,000 ($70.28)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $92,000 ($24.59)

Garden Ridge government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($7.75)
    General Revenue, NEC: $14,000 ($3.74)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $478,000 ($127.74)
  • Tax - Property: $281,000 ($75.09)
    Total General Sales: $182,000 ($48.64)
    Public Utilities: $150,000 ($40.09)

Garden Ridge government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,800,000 ($481.03)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,700,000 ($454.30)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($26.72)

Garden Ridge government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $335,000 ($89.52)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $14,000 ($3.74)

10.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($58,366 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.21%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,815 average AGI)
Comal County:

0.12%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bexar County, TX  2.47% ($64,162 average AGI)
from Guadalupe County, TX  1.09% ($47,836)
from Hays County, TX  0.59% ($38,140)


8.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,714 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.90%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($680 average AGI)
Comal County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bexar County, TX  2.14% ($45,471 average AGI)
to Guadalupe County, TX  1.10% ($41,833)
to Travis County, TX  0.61% ($36,146)

Strongest AM radio stations in Garden Ridge:

  • 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.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXTN (1310 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KGNB (1420 AM; 1 kW; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX)
  • KEDA (1540 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: D & E BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Garden Ridge:

  • KYFS (90.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KROM (92.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSMG (105.3 FM; SEGUIN, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KISS-FM (99.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSTX (89.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KQXT-FM (101.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTSW (89.9 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: SOUTHWEST TEXAS STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KTFM (102.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KZEP-FM (104.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS LOTUS LTD.)
  • KNBT (92.1 FM; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX; Owner: NEW BRAUNFELS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEYI-FM (103.5 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KCJZ (106.7 FM; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPAC (88.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KCOR-FM (95.1 FM; COMFORT, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K279AB (103.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: WILDCATTER WIRELESS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Garden Ridge:

  • KEVI-LP (Channel 25; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KEVIN ORTIZ)
  • K45FJ (Channel 45; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KTDF-LP (Channel 18; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KXTM-LP (Channel 21; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLRN (Channel 9; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ALAMO PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KSAA-LP (Channel 28; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
  • KJLF-LP (Channel 7; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KHCE (Channel 23; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KFTO-CA (Channel 67; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KNIC-CA (Channel 17; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KGMM-CA (Channel 58; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KNTA-LP (Channel 62; NEW BRAUNFELS, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS ORTIZ)
  • K52EA (Channel 52; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBEJ (Channel 2; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: CORRIDOR TELEVISION, L.L.P.)
  • K31EX (Channel 31; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KQVE-LP (Channel 46; La VERNIA, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K45DX (Channel 45; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF FLORESVILLE)

Garden Ridge fatal accident list:

Oct 30, 1995 07:59 AM, Fm3009, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
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  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 3,400Total average daily traffic
  • 204Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,800Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Garden Ridge)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Fm 3009 & Nacogoches Rd (Lat: 29.624389 Lon: -98.291111), Call Sign: KXA372
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.015 MHzGrant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 10/24/2021Registrant: City Of Schertz, 1400 Schertz Pkwy, Schertz, TX 78154, Phone: (210) 619-1200, Email:
  • Fm 3009 & Nacogdoches Rd (Lat: 29.624389 Lon: -98.291111), Call Sign: KNBX743
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.625 MHzGrant Date: 10/28/2011, Expiration Date: 11/10/2021Registrant: City Of Schertz, 1400 Schertz Pkwy, Schertz, TX 78154, Phone: (210) 619-1200, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Garden Rdige, Lat: 29.633389 Lon: -98.306500, Call Sign: WQCX721, Licensee ID: L00691305
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.331 MHzGrant Date: 06/20/2005, Expiration Date: 06/20/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/22/2015, Certifier: Scott WoodRegistrant: City Of Garden Ridge
  • GARDEN RIDG, N Of Garden Ridge S Of New Bru (Lat: 29.672444 Lon: -98.246111), Overall height: 106.7 m, Call Sign: WLL298, Licensee ID: L00003147
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.80 MHzGrant Date: 01/03/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011Registrant: Guadalupe Valley Telephone Coop, Inc., 100 Fm 3159, New Braunfels, TX 78133

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Garden Ridge)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Garden Ridge)
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
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$239,36812$294,84333$265,0584$61,9501$144,940
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$294,1403$238,6930$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$164,5802$213,8809$273,4642$41,2500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$136,3202$284,8956$281,6380$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$448,5400$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3108.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$361,5701$246,140
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$157,3000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3108.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Businesses in Garden Ridge, TX

  • DHL: 1
  • FedEx: 2

Garden Ridge compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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