Helotes, Texas

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Population in 2017: 9,169 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +114.0%
Males: 4,389  (47.9%)
Females: 4,780  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

44.0 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78254.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $108,767 (it was $76,951 in 2000)
Helotes:

$108,767
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $42,118 (it was $29,534 in 2000)

Helotes city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $344,282 (it was $154,400 in 2000)
Helotes:

$344,282
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $197,821; detached houses: $203,201; townhouses or other attached units: $141,110; in 2-unit structures: $159,282; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,559; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $215,586; mobile homes: $77,131; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $39,634

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,175.

March 2019 cost of living index in Helotes: 88.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.5%
(3.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.1% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Helotes, TX (2017)
    • 4,76354.3%White alone
    • 2,86932.7%Hispanic
    • 4725.4%Asian alone
    • 2743.1%Black alone
    • 1391.6%Two or more races
    • 780.9%Other race alone
    • 390.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 120.1%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 13 registered sex offenders living in Helotes, Texas as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Helotes is 665 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Helotes by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(10.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.2)
1
(12.1)
1
(13.3)
1
(13.1)
1
(12.4)
2
(24.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(45.2)
1
(11.1)
2
(21.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.2)
1
(12.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
2
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.2)
3
(33.9)
2
(22.2)
1
(10.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(62.9)
1
(14.6)
2
(28.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.2)
3
(40.0)
1
(13.1)
1
(12.4)
1
(12.1)
3
(34.8)
0
(0.0)
5
(55.5)
2
(21.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(386.7)
29
(455.8)
40
(586.0)
26
(369.7)
18
(220.2)
10
(121.0)
10
(133.4)
15
(196.4)
19
(235.9)
20
(241.1)
13
(150.7)
27
(304.9)
24
(266.3)
17
(179.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
100
(1,681)
65
(1,022)
81
(1,187)
82
(1,166)
51
(623.8)
79
(956.1)
66
(880.6)
104
(1,362)
94
(1,167)
110
(1,326)
179
(2,074)
180
(2,033)
116
(1,287)
133
(1,407)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(84.1)
2
(31.4)
8
(117.2)
5
(71.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.2)
1
(13.3)
3
(39.3)
3
(37.2)
2
(24.1)
3
(34.8)
4
(45.2)
3
(33.3)
4
(42.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(33.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.2)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)101.092.6112.583.953.866.864.3114.686.093.6133.4152.699.4117.7

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City-data.com crime index in Helotes, TX

Crime rate in Helotes detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Texas average:

1.55
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Helotes, TX City Guides:

Ancestries: German (10.0%), American (9.1%), English (4.5%), Irish (3.9%), Italian (3.1%), Danish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.22 square miles.

Population density: 2,170 people per square mile   (low).

Helotes, Texas map

872 residents are foreign born (4.1% Latin America, 1.2% Asia, 1.0% Europe).

This city:

9.9%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,436 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,362 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (13.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Grey Forest, TX (1.9 miles ),
West Bexar, TX (2.0 miles ),
Cross Mountain, TX (2.5 miles ),
Leon Valley, TX (2.6 miles ),
Shavano Park, TX (2.9 miles ),
Scenic Oaks, TX (3.1 miles ),
Balcones Heights, TX (3.2 miles ),
Castle Hills, TX (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 29.57 N, Longitude: 98.69 W

Distribution of median household income in Helotes, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Helotes, TX in 2017

Property values in Helotes, TX

Helotes satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $144,100
  • 1998: 137 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 1999: 145 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2000: 134 buildings, average cost: $104,900
  • 2001: 96 buildings, average cost: $155,500
  • 2002: 94 buildings, average cost: $169,100
  • 2003: 220 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2004: 127 buildings, average cost: $203,200
  • 2005: 110 buildings, average cost: $231,200
  • 2006: 65 buildings, average cost: $292,900
  • 2007: 74 buildings, average cost: $300,200
  • 2008: 37 buildings, average cost: $306,100
  • 2009: 24 buildings, average cost: $305,000
  • 2010: 57 buildings, average cost: $223,000
  • 2011: 50 buildings, average cost: $214,200
  • 2012: 43 buildings, average cost: $234,100
  • 2013: 44 buildings, average cost: $302,500
  • 2014: 39 buildings, average cost: $475,900
  • 2015: 24 buildings, average cost: $390,200
  • 2016: 108 buildings, average cost: $282,000
  • 2017: 114 buildings, average cost: $270,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Helotes, TX residents
Average permit cost in Helotes, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Helotes, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.9%)
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (10.7%)
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.5%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.4%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.2%)
  • Health care (17.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (15.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.7%)
Most common occupations in Helotes, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Registered nurses (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Computer specialists (5.8%)
  • Engineers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Top executives (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.1%)
  • Registered nurses (7.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)

Average climate in Helotes, Texas

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Helotes, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 75.1. This is about average.

City:

75.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.201. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 5.68. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.68
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 0.406. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.406
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2009 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.63. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.63
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Helotes-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 13% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the Helotes city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.

On 4/28/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Helotes-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 81% 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 284.7 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 62.3 miles away from Helotes center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 269.2 miles away from Helotes 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 59.6 miles away from Helotes 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 59.9 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 324.3 miles away from Helotes 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 Bexar County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Helotes topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Helotes:

  • TREE GROVE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • SPRING HARVEST HOUSE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • 9519 AUTUMN BREEZE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • HILLSIDE RIDGE HOUSE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • HUNTERS RAVEN COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • ARBOR WOOD (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • 7123 SPRING MORNING (Hospital, about 4 miles away; SAN ANTONIO, TX)

Amtrak station near Helotes:

  • 17 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 Helotes:

  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (about 5 miles; San Antonio, TX; Full-time enrollment: 25,503)
  • Northwest Vista College (about 7 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 9,683)
  • Our Lady of the Lake University (about 14 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,133)
  • San Antonio College (about 15 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 15,182)
  • Trinity University (about 15 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 2,467)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 15 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 6,875)
  • St Philip's College (about 18 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)

Public high school in Helotes:

  • O'CONNOR H S (Students: 2,777, Location: 12221 LESLIE RD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Helotes:

  • BEARD EL (Students: 1,001, Location: 8725 SONOMA PKWY, Grades: PK-5)
  • KUENTZ EL (Students: 765, Location: 12303 LESLIE RD, Grades: PK-5)
  • LOS REYES EL (Students: 719, Location: 10785 TRIANA PKWY, Grades: PK-5)
  • HELOTES EL (Students: 489, Location: 13878 RIGGS RD, Grades: PK-5)
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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Helotes Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Bexar County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Helotes and their reported violations in the past:

GREY MOSS INN (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

3.0 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

85.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

2.2%
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: 0.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Helotes (2011 data):

  • Falcon International Bank: Bandera Branch at 12002 Bandera Rd., branch established on 2008/06/02. Info updated 2011/02/16: Bank assets: $869.6 mil, Deposits: $762.9 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Falcon Bancshares Incorporated
  • Comerica Bank: Helotes Branch at 12850 Bandera Road, branch established on 1999/10/25. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • Compass Bank: Helotes Branch at 12590 Bandera Road, branch established on 1982/03/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • International Bank of Commerce: Bandera & 1604 - Helotes Branch at 11831 Bandera Road, branch established on 2004/07/06. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $9,621.9 mil, Deposits: $6,548.8 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 197 total offices, Holding Company: International Bancshares Corporation
  • Broadway National Bank: Helotes Branch at 12589 Bandera Rd., branch established on 2003/09/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,465.8 mil, Deposits: $2,085.7 mil, headquarters in San Antonio, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 40 total offices, Holding Company: Broadway Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Helotes:

Marital status in Helotes, TX
  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 6.1%

For population 25 years and over in Helotes:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 48.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Helotes
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Helotes, TX (based on Bexar County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic528,827104
Evangelical Protestant288,534765
Mainline Protestant78,855149
Other61,554122
Black Protestant8,96142
Orthodox1,0047
None747,038-
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: 162
This county:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 19
Bexar County:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 181
This county:

1.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 487
Bexar County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,073
Bexar County:

6.75 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.3%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bexar County:

26.3%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Bexar County:

16.8%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Helotes:

52.4%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Helotes:

52.0%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.4
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.1%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Helotes:

8.7%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Helotes:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Helotes:

36.0%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

59.0%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Helotes:

80.6%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Helotes, 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
Police Protection - Officers 20$70,146$42,0881$974
Firefighters 16$73,618$55,2149$9,589
Other and Unallocable 7$21,527$36,9030$0
Other Government Administration 4$18,252$54,7560$0
Judicial and Legal 3$9,815$39,2601$934
Police - Other 2$6,206$37,2360$0
Streets and Highways 2$6,407$38,4420$0
Fire - Other 1$2,701$32,4120$0
Financial Administration 1$4,311$51,7320$0
Totals for Government 56$212,983$45,63911$11,497

Helotes government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,431,000 ($156.07)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,122,000 ($122.37)
    Financial Administration: $979,000 ($106.77)
    Health - Other: $751,000 ($81.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $475,000 ($51.80)
    General - Other: $380,000 ($41.44)
    Parks and Recreation: $372,000 ($40.57)
    General Public Buildings: $223,000 ($24.32)
    Regular Highways: $211,000 ($23.01)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $158,000 ($17.23)
    Central Staff Services: $118,000 ($12.87)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $310,000 ($33.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,500,000 ($272.66)

Helotes government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $221,000 ($24.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $207,000 ($22.58)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $523,000 ($57.04)
    General Revenue - Other: $107,000 ($11.67)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($1.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $33,000 ($3.60)
  • Tax - Property: $2,876,000 ($313.67)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,813,000 ($197.73)
    Public Utilities Sales: $756,000 ($82.45)
    Other License: $702,000 ($76.56)
    Amusements Sales: $2,000 ($0.22)

Helotes government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,911,000 ($1299.05)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,116,000 ($885.16)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,462,000 ($486.64)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $666,000 ($72.64)

Helotes government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,385,000 ($478.24)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,158,000 ($235.36)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $86,000 ($9.38)

5.73% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,197 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,859 average AGI)
Bexar County:

0.17%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  0.24% ($62,217 average AGI)
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.23% ($48,725)
from Travis County, TX  0.22% ($46,878)


5.19% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,760 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,882 average AGI)
Bexar County:

0.14%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Guadalupe County, TX  0.31% ($56,472 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.26% ($54,658)
to Travis County, TX  0.25% ($54,345)
Businesses in Helotes, TX
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins1Nike2
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
CVS1Quiznos1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1Starbucks1
FedEx2UPS3
New Balance1

Strongest AM radio stations in Helotes:

  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCOR (1350 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • 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.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KLUP (930 AM; 5 kW; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KONO (860 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KXTN (1310 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX)
  • KEDA (1540 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: D & E BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Helotes:

  • KCYY (100.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KONO-FM (101.1 FM; HELOTES, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXXM (96.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPAC (88.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KAJA (97.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSTX (89.1 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TEXAS PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K279AB (103.7 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: WILDCATTER WIRELESS, LLC)
  • KQXT-FM (101.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KCOR-FM (95.1 FM; COMFORT, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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"))
  • KSMG (105.3 FM; SEGUIN, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCJZ (106.7 FM; TERRELL HILLS, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KISS-FM (99.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K237AS (95.3 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLEY-FM (94.1 FM; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: KLEY LICENSING, INC.)
  • KZLV (91.3 FM; LYTLE, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBBT (98.5 FM; SCHERTZ, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Helotes:

  • KGMM-CA (Channel 58; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KMHZ-LP (Channel 65; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KRYT-LP (Channel 68; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KOBS-LP (Channel 43; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CLARK ORTIZ)
  • KPXL (Channel 26; UVALDE, TX; Owner: PAXSON SAN ANTONIO LICENSE, INC.)
  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KXTM-LP (Channel 21; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • KLRN (Channel 9; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ALAMO PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KNIC-CA (Channel 17; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • K52EA (Channel 52; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K31EX (Channel 31; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
  • KSAA-LP (Channel 28; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KJLF-LP (Channel 7; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KBNB-LP (Channel 10; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • K57GO (Channel 57; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KBEJ (Channel 2; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: CORRIDOR TELEVISION, L.L.P.)
  • 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)
  • K20BW (Channel 20; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Helotes fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Helotes fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 190ft / 58.3mTotal length
  • 180,070Total average daily traffic
  • 6,347Total average daily truck traffic
  • 256,390Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Helotes, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 61970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Helotes, TX
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Helotes)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Helotes, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 120 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Helotes)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 23 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Helotes)
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 ORIGINATED18$244,83923$215,78364$213,9705$50,2022$230,610
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$235,8003$183,3738$197,4090$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$231,4952$185,69019$203,2104$61,7801$118,610
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$384,4704$242,16813$215,9481$76,9900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$227,3100$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1820.00

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 ORIGINATED4$235,8883$205,343
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$337,1901$137,940
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1820.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Helotes, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Helotes, TX - Value

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 45. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 91 took place in 2005, and the least - 20 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Helotes, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.6%), and Structure Fires (33.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Helotes, TX
    • 31750.6%Outside Fires
    • 21233.9%Structure Fires
    • 7411.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 233.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Helotes, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Helotes, TX
  • 54.6%Electricity
  • 41.1%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.4%Solar energy
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Helotes, TX
  • 54.4%Utility gas
  • 39.4%Electricity
  • 6.1%No fuel used


Helotes compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Helotes on our top lists:

  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: management occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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