Kamey-Six Mile, Texas

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Population in July 2007: 1,102.
Males: 569  (51.6%)
Females: 533  (48.4%)
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Texas median age:

32.3 years

Zip code: 77979

Estimated median household income in 2017: $79,490 (it was $53,606 in 2000)
Kamey-Six Mile:

$79,490
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $53,191 (it was $35,341 in 2000)

Kamey-Six Mile CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $165,339 (it was $74,700 in 2000)
Kamey-Six Mile:

$165,339
TX:

$172,200
March 2019 cost of living index in Kamey-Six Mile: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Kamey-Six Mile, TX (2000)
    • 86476.9%White alone
    • 23520.9%Hispanic
    • 90.8%Black alone
    • 80.7%Two or more races
    • 40.4%Asian alone
    • 30.3%American Indian alone

Races in Kamey-Six Mile detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 71.9 square miles.

Population density: 15 people per square mile   (very low).

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Kamey-Six Mile CCD:

1.0% ($724)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (19.6 miles , pop. 60,603).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (71.4 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (115.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Placedo, TX (2.5 miles ),
Bloomington, TX (2.8 miles ),
Port Lavaca, TX (2.9 miles ),
Tivoli, TX (3.6 miles ),
Point Comfort, TX (3.7 miles ),
Seadrift, TX (3.8 miles ),
Austwell, TX (4.0 miles),
Vanderbilt, TX (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 28.61 N, Longitude: 96.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 361

Distribution of median household income in Kamey-Six Mile, TX in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Kamey-Six Mile, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Chemicals (13.8%)
  • Construction (13.1%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.8%)
  • Public administration (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Chemicals (25.9%)
  • Construction (24.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.7%)
  • Utilities (4.0%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (19.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.1%)
  • Public administration (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Health care (5.3%)
Most common occupations in Kamey-Six Mile, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Top executives (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Plant and system operators (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (19.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.0%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.6%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (5.0%)
  • Plant and system operators (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (8.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.6%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (7.6%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.8%)
  • Top executives (6.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)

Average climate in Kamey-Six Mile, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Kamey-Six Mile, Texas average temperatures Kamey-Six Mile, Texas average precipitation Kamey-Six Mile, Texas humidity Kamey-Six Mile, Texas wind speed Kamey-Six Mile, Texas snowfall Kamey-Six Mile, Texas sunshine Kamey-Six Mile, Texas clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 49.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 22.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.2
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Kamey-Six Mile-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/5/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Kamey-Six Mile place center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 2/9/1966, a category F3 tornado 25.5 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Kamey-Six Mile-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 83.3 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 79.6 miles away from Kamey-Six Mile 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 413.6 miles away from Kamey-Six Mile center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.8 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 386.8 miles away from Kamey-Six Mile 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 79.8 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 Calhoun County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Kamey-Six Mile:

  • PORT LAVACA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; PORT LAVACA, TX)
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; PORT LAVACA, TX)
  • CALHOUN HOME (Hospital, about 9 miles away; PORT LAVACA, TX)
  • COASTAL HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PORT LAVACA, TX)
  • PORT LAVACA NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PORT LAVACA, TX)
  • CALHOUN HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; PORT LAVACA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kamey-Six Mile:

  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 19 miles; Victoria, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,110)
  • Victoria College (about 19 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • Coastal Bend College (about 62 miles; Beeville, TX; FT enrollment: 2,880)
  • Wharton County Junior College (about 65 miles; Wharton, TX; FT enrollment: 5,009)
  • Del Mar College (about 71 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 71 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Brazosport College (about 88 miles; Lake Jackson, TX; FT enrollment: 2,573)

Points of interest:

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Church in Kamey-Six Mile: Sixmile Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Clark Family Cemetery (1), Hatch Cemetery (2), Six Mile Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Calhoun 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:

2.8 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

79.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.3%
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: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.4%
Whole state:

15.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.4%
Whole state:

6.7%

For population 15 years and over in Kamey-Six Mile:

Marital status in Kamey-Six Mile, TX
  • Never married: 15.2%
  • Now married: 69.2%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

For population 25 years and over in Kamey-Six Mile:

  • High school or higher: 81.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Texas average:

15.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Kamey-Six Mile, TX (based on Calhoun County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,26726
Catholic3,1914
Mainline Protestant1,6128
Other8563
None9,455-
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
Here:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Here:

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
This county:

12.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.6%
Texas:

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

19.7%
Texas:

15.7%

7.00% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,993 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.00%
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 Victoria County, TX  1.32% ($41,784 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.67% ($51,327)
from Jackson County, TX  0.37% ($46,414)


7.69% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($66,032 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.69%
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 Victoria County, TX  1.78% ($47,576 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.73% ($50,719)
to Jackson County, TX  0.56% ($54,136)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kamey-Six Mile:

  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRNX (1340 AM; 1 kW; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: VICTORIA RADIO WORKS, LTD.)
  • KNAL (1410 AM; 1 kW; VICTORIA, TX)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kamey-Six Mile:

  • KIXS (107.9 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KITE (93.3 FM; PORT LAVACA, TX; Owner: VICTORIA RADIOWORKS, LTD.)
  • WKSQ (94.5 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KLUB (106.9 FM; BLOOMINGTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTXN-FM (98.7 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: COSMOPOLITAN ENTERPRISES OF VICTORIA)
  • KVIC (95.1 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: VICTORIA RADIO WORKS, LTD.)
  • KXBJ (89.3 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION OF VICTORIA, INC.)
  • KIOX-FM (96.9 FM; EL CAMPO, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KVRT (90.7 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SOUTH TX PUBLIC B/CSTNG SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KZAM (104.7 FM; GANADO, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXGJ (101.7 FM; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMAT (105.1 FM; SEADRIFT, TX; Owner: WILLIAM E. CORDELL)
  • K211DR (90.1 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KEPG (100.9 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: VICTORIA RADIOWORKS, LTD.)
  • KQVT (92.3 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAYK (88.5 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K220HF (91.9 FM; PORT LAVACA, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)

TV broadcast stations around Kamey-Six Mile:

  • KVCT (Channel 19; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SURTSEY PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • KAVU-TV (Channel 25; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KUNU-LP (Channel 21; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KVTX-LP (Channel 45; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KXTS-LP (Channel 41; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBGS-LP (Channel 51; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KCPV-LP (Channel 57; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KVHM-LP (Channel 31; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • K43DV (Channel 43; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Kamey-Six Mile, TX
  • 69.1%Electricity
  • 27.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.6%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Kamey-Six Mile, TX
  • 60.5%Electricity
  • 39.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Kamey-Six Mile compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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