Hornsby Bend, Texas

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Population in 2010: 6,791.
Males: 3,599  (53.0%)
Females: 3,192  (47.0%)
Median resident age:

30.6 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $72,884
Hornsby Bend:

$72,884
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $41,348

Hornsby Bend CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $321,400
Hornsby Bend:

$321,400
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $402,016; detached houses: $428,913; townhouses or other attached units: $323,764; in 2-unit structures: $242,706; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $127,602; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $442,606; mobile homes: $62,828; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $548,195

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,515.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hornsby Bend: 94.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.3%
(2.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.9% for Black residents, 13.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Hornsby Bend, TX (2010)
    • 4,08960.2%Hispanic
    • 1,76926.0%Black alone
    • 77011.3%White alone
    • 681.0%Two or more races
    • 490.7%Asian alone
    • 290.4%Other race alone
    • 120.2%American Indian alone
    • 50.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: American (4.6%), German (2.5%), Ethiopian (1.3%), African (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 444 feet

1,415 residents are foreign born (16.5% Latin America).

This place:

17.6%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,513 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,963 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Austin, TX (10.5 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (78.4 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Webberville, TX (2.0 miles ),
Garfield, TX (2.1 miles ),
Manor, TX (2.6 miles ),
Austin, TX (3.2 miles ),
Wyldwood, TX (3.3 miles ),
Rollingwood, TX (3.5 miles ),
West Lake Hills, TX (3.7 miles ),
Pflugerville, TX (3.7 miles )

Latitude: 30.25 N, Longitude: 97.58 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 512

Distribution of median household income in Hornsby Bend, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hornsby Bend, TX in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.6%
Texas:

3.5%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 75.7. This is about average.

City:

75.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.0938. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0938
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 4.94. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.94
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.167. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.167
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.40
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Hornsby Bend-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 39% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1997, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the Hornsby Bend place center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 5/27/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused $15 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hornsby Bend-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 85% 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 268.6 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 345.5 miles away from Hornsby Bend 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 104.5 miles away from Hornsby Bend 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 95.8 miles away from Hornsby Bend 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 96.7 miles away from Hornsby Bend 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 356.6 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 Travis County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 11, Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Hornsby Bend:

  • OAKCREST MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)
  • ELGIN GOLDEN YEARS RET AND NH INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELGIN, TX)
  • WALNUT HILLS NURSING AND REHABILITATION, LTD (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)
  • HILL COUNTRY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)
  • RIVERSIDE REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)
  • MAGGIE JOHNSON NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)
  • ARNOLDS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)

Amtrak station near Hornsby Bend:

  • 11 miles: AUSTIN (250 N. LAMAR BLVD.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hornsby Bend:

  • Austin Community College District (about 9 miles; Austin, TX; Full-time enrollment: 25,957)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 10 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 11 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • Concordia University-Texas (about 20 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 2,192)
  • Texas State University (about 33 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 29,202)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 58 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)
  • Temple College (about 59 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 3,796)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Travis County Fire Control Emergency Services District 4 Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Jones Cemeteries (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

3.6 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

82.3%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.0%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
10 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Hornsby Bend:

Marital status in Hornsby Bend, TX
  • Never married: 44.8%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 0.4%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

For population 25 years and over in Hornsby Bend:

  • High school or higher: 74.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hornsby Bend, TX (based on Travis County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic177,19230
Evangelical Protestant167,792406
Mainline Protestant64,364114
Other42,33686
Black Protestant20,15628
Orthodox1,5246
None550,902-
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: 133
This county:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
Travis County:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 141
This county:

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 301
This county:

3.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 772
This county:

7.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

21.7%
Texas:

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

15.3%
Texas:

15.7%

11.15% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($68,534 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.15%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($747 average AGI)
Travis County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Williamson County, TX  1.55% ($62,041 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.55% ($80,954)
from Hays County, TX  0.45% ($66,128)


15.82% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($60,760 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

15.82%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,744 average AGI)
Travis County:

0.20%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Williamson County, TX  2.01% ($63,136 average AGI)
to Hays County, TX  0.74% ($64,673)
to Harris County, TX  0.54% ($57,828)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hornsby Bend:

  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KJCE (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROLLINGWOOD, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • WMOP (900 AM; 5 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA SPORTSTALK, INC.)
  • KOKE (1600 AM; 5 kW; PFLUGERVILLE, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KFIT (1060 AM; daytime; 2 kW; LOCKHART, TX; Owner: KFIT, INC..)
  • KQQA (1530 AM; 10 kW; CREEDMOOR, TX; Owner: YELLOW ROSE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIXL (970 AM; 1 kW; DEL VALLE, TX; Owner: KIXL BROADCASTING, CORPORATION)
  • KVET (1300 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTXZ (1560 AM; 3 kW; WEST LAKE HILLS, TX; Owner: NOGALES BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • KELG (1440 AM; 1 kW; MANOR, TX; Owner: DYNAMIC RADIO BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFON (1490 AM; 1 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: PECAN RADIO PARTNERS, LTD.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hornsby Bend:

  • 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.)
  • KPEZ (102.3 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFMK (105.9 FM; ROUND ROCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUT (90.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN)
  • KDHT (93.3 FM; CEDAR PARK, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KHFI-FM (96.7 FM; GEORGETOWN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHHL (98.9 FM; LEANDER, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KKLB (92.5 FM; ELGIN, TX; Owner: ELGIN FM LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KROX-FM (101.5 FM; BUDA, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KQBT (104.3 FM; TAYLOR, TX; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KAZI (88.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: AUSTIN COMMUNITY RADIO)
  • KOOP (91.7 FM; HORNSBY, TX; Owner: TEXAS EDUC B/CTING CO-OPERATIVE, INC)
  • KVRX (91.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN)
  • KQJZ (92.1 FM; HUTTO, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hornsby Bend:

  • KTBC (Channel 7; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KTBC LICENSE, INC.)
  • KEYE-TV (Channel 42; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • K34FM (Channel 34; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KQUX-CA (Channel 11; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KVUE (Channel 24; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KVUE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLRU (Channel 18; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITAL OF TEXAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KXAN-TV (Channel 36; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KNVA (Channel 54; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: 54 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGBS-CA (Channel 65; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION AUSTIN, INC.)
  • KBVO-CA (Channel 49; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • K09VR (Channel 9; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN)
  • K63AY (Channel 63; MULLIN, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KADF-LP (Channel 20; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KAKW (Channel 62; KILLEEN, TX; Owner: KAKW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KXLK-CA (Channel 67; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CASA OF AUSTIN, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDAS-CA (Channel 31; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KTXU-LP (Channel 38; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: GERALD G. BENAVIDES)
  • KTDF-LP (Channel 18; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KHPB-CA (Channel 16; BASTROP, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KHPX-CA (Channel 48; GEORGETOWN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KHPZ-CA (Channel 64; ROUND ROCK, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
Hornsby Bend fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Hornsby Bend fatal accident list:

Jan 4, 2016 11:54 PM, Cr-Sandifer St, Lat: 30.237467, Lon: -97.589175, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 18, 2013 09:25 PM, Fm 969 Webberville Rd, Lat: 30.248922, Lon: -97.586442, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 285ft / 87.3mTotal length
  • $3,000Total costs
  • 104,970Total average daily traffic
  • 9,621Total average daily truck traffic
  • 211,128Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hornsby Bend, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 31990-1999
  • 112000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hornsby Bend, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hornsby Bend, TX
  • 59.5%Utility gas
  • 31.3%Electricity
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hornsby Bend, TX
  • 61.5%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Electricity
  • 8.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Hornsby Bend compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Hornsby Bend on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 5,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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