Highland Haven, Texas

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Population in 2017: 449 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: -0.2%
 
Males: 221  (49.4%)
Females: 228  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

63.5 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78654.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $80,630 (it was $54,375 in 2000)
Highland Haven:

$80,630
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $45,947 (it was $30,528 in 2000)

Highland Haven city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $322,709 (it was $145,800 in 2000)
Highland Haven:

$322,709
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $386,192; detached houses: $385,901

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,260.

March 2019 cost of living index in Highland Haven: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 1.6%
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  • Races in Highland Haven, TX (2010)
    • 40994.9%White alone
    • 133.0%Hispanic
    • 40.9%Two or more races
    • 20.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.5%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

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Ancestries: German (21.0%), Italian (18.2%), English (13.6%), American (12.2%), Irish (9.4%), Polish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,059 people per square mile   (low).

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5 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Texas:

13.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,324 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,740 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Round Rock, TX (43.5 miles , pop. 61,136).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (44.1 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (80.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Sunrise Beach Village, TX (1.2 miles ),
Granite Shoals, TX (1.3 miles ),
Horseshoe Bay, TX (2.1 miles ),
Kingsland, TX (2.3 miles ),
Cottonwood Shores, TX (2.3 miles ),
Meadowlakes, TX (2.6 miles ),
Marble Falls, TX (2.7 miles ),
Buchanan Dam, TX (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 30.61 N, Longitude: 98.40 W

Distribution of median household income in Highland Haven, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Highland Haven, TX in 2017
Highland Haven satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $250,000
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $214,300
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $266,700
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $366,700
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $450,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $570,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $425,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $425,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $425,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Highland Haven, TX residents
Average permit cost in Highland Haven, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +71 (+18.7%).
Most common industries in Highland Haven, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (19.3%)
  • Construction (9.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (8.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.4%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (10.4%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Utilities (7.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (37.9%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (12.1%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Social assistance (5.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Highland Haven, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Other financial specialists (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (17.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (15.5%)
  • Other financial specialists (6.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (3.4%)

Average climate in Highland Haven, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Highland Haven-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 9% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.7 miles away from the Highland Haven city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused $15 million in damages.

On 5/27/1997, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 44.6 miles away from the city center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Highland Haven-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 217.9 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) earthquake occurred 297.3 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 125.3 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 302.2 miles away from Highland Haven 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 118.7 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 119.4 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 Burnet County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Highland Haven topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Highland Haven:

  • NORTHWOOD HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MARBLE FALLS, TX)
  • BURNET COUNTY COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; MARBLE FALLS, TX)
  • ALLIED HEALTH CARE OF MARBLE FALLS INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; MARBLE FALLS, TX)
  • NNA - MARBLE FALLS (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MARBLE FALLS, TX)
  • SETON HIGHLAND LAKES HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; BURNET, TX)
  • SUNSET COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BURNET, TX)
  • OAKS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BURNET, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highland Haven:

  • Concordia University-Texas (about 36 miles; Austin, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,192)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 46 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 47 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • Austin Community College District (about 47 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 25,957)
  • Central Texas College (about 50 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • Texas State University (about 57 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 29,202)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 64 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)

Points of interest:

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Creeks: Station Creek (A), Dry Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

1.9 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.1%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Highland Haven:

Marital status in Highland Haven, TX
  • Never married: 9.5%
  • Now married: 73.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

For population 25 years and over in Highland Haven:

  • High school or higher: 97.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Highland Haven, TX (based on Burnet County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,54156
Catholic4,6874
Mainline Protestant4,01916
Other7381
Black Protestant1821
None21,583-
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: 5
This county:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Burnet County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
This county:

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Burnet County:

8.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.3%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

53.8%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Highland Haven:

45.3%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Highland Haven:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

15.4%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Highland Haven:

10.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.2
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.6%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

55.9%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

67.0%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Highland Haven, 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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,711
Water Supply 0$0 1$200
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,911

Highland Haven government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $177,000 ($394.21)
    General - Other: $42,000 ($93.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $32,000 ($71.27)
    Regular Highways: $29,000 ($64.59)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $20,000 ($44.54)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,000 ($42.32)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $74,000 ($164.81)

Highland Haven government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $29,000 ($64.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $7,000 ($15.59)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $195,000 ($434.30)
  • Tax - Property: $77,000 ($171.49)
    Public Utilities Sales: $20,000 ($44.54)
    Other License: $3,000 ($6.68)

Highland Haven government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,285,000 ($2861.92)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,240,000 ($2761.69)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $45,000 ($100.22)

Highland Haven government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $143,000 ($318.49)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000 ($100.22)

10.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($76,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.42%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Travis County, TX  1.79% ($71,093 average AGI)
from Williamson County, TX  1.60% ($74,375)
from Llano County, TX  0.86% ($39,993)


8.01% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($140,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.01%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Travis County, TX  1.16% ($80,995 average AGI)
to Llano County, TX  1.02% ($50,434)
to Williamson County, TX  0.99% ($57,190)

Strongest AM radio stations in Highland Haven:

  • 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.)
  • KHLB (1340 AM; 1 kW; BURNET, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC.)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KVET (1300 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQQA (1530 AM; 10 kW; CREEDMOOR, TX; Owner: YELLOW ROSE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • WMOP (900 AM; 5 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA SPORTSTALK, INC.)
  • KJCE (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROLLINGWOOD, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Highland Haven:

  • KDHT (93.3 FM; CEDAR PARK, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KHHL (98.9 FM; LEANDER, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KHLB-FM (106.9 FM; BURNET, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KXXS (104.9 FM; MARBLE FALLS, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KITY (102.9 FM; LLANO, TX; Owner: BK RADIO)
  • KBAE (96.3 FM; LLANO, TX; Owner: RAWHIDE RADIO, LLC)
  • KBEY (92.5 FM; BURNET, TX; Owner: MUNBILLA BROADCASTING PROPERTIES, LTD.)
  • KFMK (105.9 FM; ROUND ROCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHFI-FM (96.7 FM; GEORGETOWN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KAMX (94.7 FM; LULING, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KKMJ-FM (95.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KMFA (89.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION, INC)
  • KASE-FM (100.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVET-FM (98.1 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLBJ-FM (93.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KEYI-FM (103.5 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KBMD (88.5 FM; MARBLE FALLS, TX; Owner: MEDIA FOR THE HOLY FAMILY FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Highland Haven:

  • KXAM-TV (Channel 14; LLANO, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC)
  • KAKW (Channel 62; KILLEEN, TX; Owner: KAKW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KBEJ (Channel 2; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: CORRIDOR TELEVISION, L.L.P.)
  • KTBC (Channel 7; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KTBC LICENSE, INC.)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KEYE-TV (Channel 42; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KVUE (Channel 24; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KVUE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLRU (Channel 18; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITAL OF TEXAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KQUX-CA (Channel 11; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KXAN-TV (Channel 36; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KNVA (Channel 54; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: 54 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBVO-CA (Channel 49; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 2.5mTotal length
  • $7,000Total costs
  • 23,280Total average daily traffic
  • 424Total average daily truck traffic
  • 41,170Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB5FD, Grant Date: 01/16/1998, Expiration Date: 01/16/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/20/2010, Registrant: John F England Jr, 406 Blackbird Dr, Highland Haven, TX 78654-9764
  • Call Sign: N5APA, Grant Date: 09/30/1997, Expiration Date: 01/18/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/19/2007, Registrant: Robert D Schultz, 206 Bluebird Cir, Highland Haven, TX 78654
  • Call Sign: W5SDA, Licensee ID: L00966342, Grant Date: 12/17/2014, Expiration Date: 03/16/2025, Registrant: Edward H Bailey Sr, 110 E Pheasant, Highland Haven, TX 78654

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Highland Haven, TX
  • 90.4%Electricity
  • 8.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Highland Haven, TX
  • 89.3%Electricity
  • 10.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Highland Haven compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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