Hitchcock, Texas

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Population in 2013: 7,302 (88% urban, 12% rural). Population change since 2000: +14.3%
 
Males: 3,553  (48.7%)
Females: 3,749  (51.3%)
Median resident age:  37.3 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 77517, 77568.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,175 (it was $29,848 in 2000)
Hitchcock:

$44,175
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,855 (it was $14,964 in 2000)

Hitchcock city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,222 (it was $50,900 in 2000)
Hitchcock:

$83,222
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $106,120; Detached houses: $113,966; Mobile homes: $72,491

Median gross rent in 2013: $772.

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  • Races in Hitchcock, TX (2010)

    Hitchcock races chart
    • 3,32747.8%White alone
    • 2,09930.2%Black alone
    • 1,41220.3%Hispanic
    • 801.1%Two or more races
    • 200.3%American Indian alone
    • 210.3%Asian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.01%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hitchcock: 91.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (10.8%), Irish (7.1%), English (4.9%), United States (4.9%), French (3.2%), Italian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 20 feet

Land area: 66.5 square miles.

Population density: 110 people per square mile   (very low).

Hitchcock,TX real estate house value index trend

Hitchcock, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Hitchcock:

  • High school or higher: 82.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hitchcock city:

  • Never married: 29.9%
  • Now married: 47.2%
  • Separated: 5.8%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

513 residents are foreign born (5.7% Latin America, 0.8% Europe).

This city:

7.0%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Hitchcock, Texas as of September 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Hitchcock to the number of sex offenders is 266 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,919 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $911 (1.2%)

Hitchcock satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Galveston, TX (11.8 miles , pop. 57,247).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (36.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: La Marque, TX (1.7 miles ), Bayou Vista, TX (2.1 miles ), Texas City, TX (2.5 miles ), Santa Fe, TX (2.5 miles ), Tiki Island, TX (2.5 miles ), Dickinson, TX (3.0 miles ), Jamaica Beach, TX (3.2 miles ), San Leon, TX (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $167,000
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $90,100
  • 2002: 35 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2003: 25 buildings, average cost: $79,800
  • 2004: 37 buildings, average cost: $221,600
  • 2005: 52 buildings, average cost: $277,700
  • 2006: 29 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2007: 43 buildings, average cost: $230,100
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $273,000
  • 2009: 46 buildings, average cost: $89,700
  • 2010: 29 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2011: 62 buildings, average cost: $114,900
  • 2012: 41 buildings, average cost: $171,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.34 N, Longitude: 95.01 W

Hitchcock household income distribution Hitchcock home values distribution

Crime rates in Hitchcock by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000101011
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.013.80.013.90.013.913.8
Rapes 11811109113644313
per 100,000 168.4119.9152.4137.0123.9148.740.682.754.955.542.213.941.4
Robberies 335412314910264
per 100,000 45.945.069.354.813.827.040.6193.0123.5138.828.183.655.2
Assaults 2021252211162091711271421
per 100,000 306.2314.8346.4301.5151.4216.3270.7124.1233.2152.7379.9195.1289.7
Burglaries 40595569906890576366927182
per 100,000 612.5884.6762.1945.61,238.8919.31,218.0785.8864.3916.21,294.5989.71,131.0
Thefts 110123127138142130133133113137119133129
per 100,000 1,684.31,844.11,759.71,891.21,954.61,757.51,800.01,833.51,550.31,901.71,674.41,853.91,779.3
Auto thefts 26142728203432272626141123
per 100,000 398.1209.9374.1383.7275.3459.6433.1372.2356.7360.9197.0153.3317.2
Arson 1100011312210
per 100,000 15.315.00.00.00.013.513.541.413.727.828.113.90.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 366.1338.1380.5373.5333.4355.6302.5348.1289.9326.1303.4269.3323.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hitchcock detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 24 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Texas average:

2.05
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +629 (+10.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Hitchcock, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hitchcock-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 52% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/12/1961, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the Hitchcock city center killed 8 people and injured 200 people.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 tornado 31.5 miles away from the city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hitchcock-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 309.7 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 191.7 miles away from Hitchcock center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 157.5 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) earthquake occurred 185.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 425.5 miles away from Hitchcock 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 505.6 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 Galveston County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Fires: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hitchcock topographic map

Birthplace of: Chris Jordan - College basketball player (Sam Houston St. Bearkats), Taurian Fontenette - Basketball player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Hitchcock:

  • COASTAL PINES CARE CEN (6701 FM 2004)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hitchcock:

  • BAYOU PINES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; LA MARQUE, TX)
  • HTH HOLY TRINITY HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LA MARQUE, TX)
  • BAY OAKS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TEXAS CITY, TX)
  • SEABREEZE NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; TEXAS CITY, TX)
  • AMED COMMUNITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; TEXAS CITY, TX)
  • HOSPICE CARE TEAM INC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; TEXAS CITY, TX)
  • SNG - SANDCASTLE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; TEXAS CITY, TX)

Airports and heliports located in Hitchcock:

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Amtrak stations near Hitchcock:

  • 4 miles: LAMARQUE (725 OAK) - Bus Station
  • 14 miles: GALVESTON (BEACH CENTRAL STA., 21ST AT SEAWALL) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hitchcock:

  • College of the Mainland (about 4 miles; Texas City, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,739)
  • The University of Texas Medical Branch (about 15 miles; Galveston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,314)
  • Alvin Community College (about 15 miles; Alvin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,953)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 18 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,833)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 24 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 13,517)
  • Lee College (about 28 miles; Baytown, TX; FT enrollment: 4,278)
  • Brazosport College (about 32 miles; Lake Jackson, TX; FT enrollment: 2,573)

Public high schools in Hitchcock:

Public elementary/middle schools in Hitchcock:

Private elementary/middle school in Hitchcock:

  • OUR LADY OF LOURDES SCHOOL (Students: 108; Location: 10114 HWY 6; Grades: PK - 6)
See full list of schools located in Hitchcock

Library in Hitchcock:

  • GENEVIEVE MILLER HITCHCOCK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $126,705; Location: 8005 BARRY AVE; 31,384 books; 892 audio materials; 1,716 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 14 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Colege of the Mainland is the Primary college for the area. Located in Texas City Texas makes for about a 5 minute commute.

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Notable locations in Hitchcock: Bayou Vista Volunteer Fire Department (A), Hitchcock Volunteer Fire Department (B), Hitchcock Police Department (C), Bayou Vista Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hitchcock include: Our Savior Church (A), Greater Saint Mathew Baptist Church (B), First Mexican Baptist Church of Hitchcock (C), First Baptist Church of Hitchcock (D), Eastward Church of Christ (E), Saint Mark Baptist Church (F), New Macedonia Baptist Church (G), Hitchcock Baptist Chapel Church (H), Wilbur United Methodist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mainland Memorial Cemetery (1), Hitchcock Cemetery (2), Grace Memorial Cemetery (3), Galveston Memorial Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Carancahua Lake (A), Greens Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Basford Bayou (A), Carancahua Bayou (B), Highland Bayou (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Hitchcock include: Jack Brooks Park (1), Bulldog Stadium (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Bostonian Motel (9210 Highway 6) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: Hitchcock City - Municipal Court (7423 Highway 6) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Galveston 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 2012 was 112. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

112
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.147. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.147
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.15
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.706. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.706
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 15.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.92
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.2%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.8% for Black residents, 15.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 67.0% for other race residents, 38.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.5%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.2%
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
3 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Hitchcock, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Hitchcock compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Hitchcock (2011 data):

  • Texas First Bank: First Texas Bank - Hitchcock Branch at 8128 Highway 6, branch established on 1962/01/03. Info updated 2011/05/16: Bank assets: $692.5 mil, Deposits: $616.8 mil, headquarters in Texas City, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Texas Independent Bancshares, Inc.
  • Prosperity Bank: Hitchcock Branch at 8300 Highway 6, branch established on 1988/09/30. Info updated 2012/01/05: Bank assets: $9,816.2 mil, Deposits: $8,064.8 mil, headquarters in El Campo, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: Prosperity Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Texas average:

14.4

Hitchcock travel time to work - commute Hitchcock mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Hitchcock city (based on Galveston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant61,765195
Catholic57,9078
Mainline Protestant18,37350
Other13,72826
Black Protestant5,37317
Orthodox5593
None133,604-
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: 48
Galveston County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 40
Galveston County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 126
Galveston County:

4.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 195
Here:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Galveston County:

28.4%
Texas:

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

16.7%
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
Financial Administration 1$5,068$60,8160$0
Other Government Administration 1$8,101$97,2120$0
Judicial and Legal 2$8,869$53,2140$0
Police Protection - Officers 24$98,106$49,0530$0
Police - Other 7$19,424$33,2985$4,369
Streets and Highways 8$29,159$43,7390$0
Sewerage 6$17,914$35,8280$0
Water Supply 7$24,101$41,3160$0
Other and Unallocable 8$27,964$41,9460$0
Totals for Government 64$238,706$44,7575$4,369

Hitchcock government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $890,000 ($121.88)
    Water Utilities: $741,000 ($101.48)
    Sewerage: $559,000 ($76.55)
    Regular Highways: $374,000 ($51.22)
    General - Other: $288,000 ($39.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $204,000 ($27.94)
    Health - Other: $141,000 ($19.31)
    Central Staff Services: $134,000 ($18.35)
    Public Welfare - Other: $116,000 ($15.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $116,000 ($15.89)
    Libraries: $82,000 ($11.23)
    Financial Administration: $47,000 ($6.44)
    General Public Buildings: $8,000 ($1.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $364,000 ($49.85)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $56,000 ($7.67)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,395,000 ($191.04)

Hitchcock government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $875,000 ($119.83)
    All Other: $251,000 ($34.37)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $314,000 ($43.00)
    Interest Earnings: $207,000 ($28.35)
    General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($0.96)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $841,000 ($115.17)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $283,000 ($38.76)
  • Tax - Property: $1,008,000 ($138.04)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $453,000 ($62.04)
    Public Utilities Sales: $281,000 ($38.48)
    Other License: $146,000 ($19.99)

Hitchcock government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,970,000 ($406.74)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,800,000 ($383.46)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,660,000 ($364.28)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,610,000 ($357.44)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $360,000 ($49.30)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $140,000 ($19.17)

Hitchcock government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,613,000 ($220.90)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,895,000 ($396.47)

7.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,911 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($566 average AGI)
Galveston County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  3.21% ($47,164 average AGI)
from Brazoria County, TX  0.55% ($55,548)
from Montgomery County, TX  0.14% ($51,928)


7.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,001 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($338 average AGI)
Galveston County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  3.12% ($41,153 average AGI)
to Brazoria County, TX  0.55% ($47,392)
to Travis County, TX  0.16% ($31,463)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hitchcock:

  • KYST (920 AM; 5 kW; TEXAS CITY, TX; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTEK (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ALVIN, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGBC (1540 AM; 3 kW; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KHCB (1400 AM; 1 kW; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KXYZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BLAYA INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: SALT OF THE EARTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hitchcock:

  • KOVE-FM (106.5 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KJIC (90.5 FM; SANTA FE, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRTS (92.1 FM; SEABROOK, TX; Owner: KRTS, INC.)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • K247AF (97.3 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KACC (89.7 FM; ALVIN, TX; Owner: ALVIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KPTY (104.9 FM; MISSOURI CITY, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

TV broadcast stations around Hitchcock:

  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KVIT-LP (Channel 28; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
Hitchcock fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Hitchcock fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 16m52ftTotal length
  • 39,300Total average daily traffic
  • 3,369Total average daily truck traffic
  • 55,170Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hitchcock)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 69 (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 Hitchcock, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hitchcock)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hitchcock)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 5 partial tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$141,61587$221,999128$202,26317$46,61394$235,4304$62,108
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$152,30710$233,76210$161,3281$45,3408$167,3280$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$164,65024$152,29266$184,56916$36,22833$240,0633$83,467
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$105,39011$178,40533$199,9363$179,07314$250,6400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$125,5402$81,1607$183,6730$02$191,6750$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 7232.00 , 7236.00, 7237.00, 7238.00, 7260.00, 7261.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$162,8461$236,5002$199,645
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$240,5901$197,6801$208,300
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$156,1101$89,3101$107,920
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$129,2000$01$62,450
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 7232.00 , 7236.00, 7237.00, 7238.00, 7260.00, 7261.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Businesses in Hitchcock, TX

  • Church's Chicken: 1
  • Jack In The Box: 1
  • Subway: 1
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