Highland Haven, Texas

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Population in 2013: 437 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.9%
 
Males: 211  (48.3%)
Females: 226  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  62.3 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78654.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,811 (it was $54,375 in 2000)
Highland Haven:

$60,811
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $39,290 (it was $30,528 in 2000)

Highland Haven city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $286,734 (it was $145,800 in 2000)
Highland Haven:

$286,734
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $356,967; Detached houses: $361,751
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  • Races in Highland Haven, TX (2010)

    Highland Haven races chart
    • 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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Highland Haven: 92.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.2%), English (18.4%), Irish (10.4%), United States (6.1%), Scotch-Irish (4.3%), Swedish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.42 square miles.

Population density: 1,030 people per square mile   (low).

Highland Haven,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Highland Haven:

  • High school or higher: 97.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Highland Haven city:

  • Never married: 5.9%
  • Now married: 70.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 16.4%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,674 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,051 (1.1%)

Highland Haven satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 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

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 30.61 N, Longitude: 98.40 W

Highland Haven household income distribution Highland Haven home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.1%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +71 (+18.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (25%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (19%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Highland Haven: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Highland Haven, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 Highland Haven 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 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 118.7 miles away from Highland Haven 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 (12).
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)

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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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.9%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
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

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Texas average:

14.4

Highland Haven travel time to work - commute Highland Haven mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (94%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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

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
Burnet County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

5.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Burnet County:

26.3%
Texas:

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

15.2%
State:

15.7%
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 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $39,000 ($89.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,000 ($11.44)

Highland Haven government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($4.58)
  • Tax - Property: $40,000 ($91.53)
    Public Utilities: $10,000 ($22.88)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000 ($6.86)
    NEC: $1,000 ($2.29)

Highland Haven government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $47,000 ($107.55)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

8.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,757 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.42%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Travis County, TX  1.10% ($52,809 average AGI)
from Llano County, TX  1.08% ($28,247)
from Williamson County, TX  1.03% ($46,158)


8.07% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,409 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.07%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Travis County, TX  1.33% ($38,805 average AGI)
to Williamson County, TX  1.09% ($32,327)
to Llano County, TX  0.83% ($31,091)

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.)

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: 01/19/2005, Expiration Date: 03/16/2015
    Registrant: Edward H Bailey Sr, 110 E Pheasant, Highland Haven, TX 78654

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