Katy, Texas

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Population in 2013: 15,013 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +27.5%
 
Males: 7,703  (51.3%)
Females: 7,310  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  36.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 77493.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,112 (it was $51,111 in 2000)
Katy:

$68,112
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,364 (it was $21,192 in 2000)

Katy city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $152,143 (it was $91,900 in 2000)
Katy:

$152,143
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $196,330; Detached houses: $204,006; Townhouses or other attached units: $123,621; Mobile homes: $26,564

Median gross rent in 2013: $981.

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  • Races in Katy, TX (2010)

    Katy races chart
    • 8,85462.8%White alone
    • 4,09229.0%Hispanic
    • 7135.1%Black alone
    • 2071.5%Asian alone
    • 1771.3%Two or more races
    • 360.3%American Indian alone
    • 230.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Katy: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (12.6%), United States (12.2%), Irish (9.1%), English (8.1%), French (2.0%), Swedish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 142 feet

Land area: 10.7 square miles.

Population density: 1,407 people per square mile   (low).

Katy,TX real estate house value index trend

Katy, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Katy:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Katy city:

  • Never married: 24.0%
  • Now married: 60.4%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

2,555 residents are foreign born (14.9% Latin America).

This city:

16.5%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 168 registered sex offenders living in Katy, Texas as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Katy to the number of sex offenders is 87 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,453 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,807 (1.9%)

Katy satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sugar Land, TX (18.3 miles , pop. 63,328).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Harris, TX (21.7 miles , pop. 405,444).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (26.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Cinco Ranch, TX (2.3 miles ), Brookshire, TX (2.8 miles ), Fulshear, TX (2.9 miles ), Pattison, TX (3.1 miles ), Weston Lakes, TX (3.4 miles ), Mission Bend, TX (3.4 miles ), Pecan Grove, TX (3.6 miles ), Simonton, TX (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 138 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 1998: 147 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 1999: 129 buildings, average cost: $112,300
  • 2000: 85 buildings, average cost: $105,100
  • 2001: 118 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2002: 155 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 2003: 180 buildings, average cost: $165,300
  • 2004: 136 buildings, average cost: $183,200
  • 2005: 83 buildings, average cost: $176,500
  • 2006: 99 buildings, average cost: $205,300
  • 2007: 68 buildings, average cost: $320,200
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $406,500
  • 2009: 26 buildings, average cost: $239,100
  • 2010: 48 buildings, average cost: $253,500
  • 2011: 67 buildings, average cost: $284,100
  • 2012: 77 buildings, average cost: $271,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.79 N, Longitude: 95.82 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Rice Capital of the World

Daytime population change due to commuting: +18,929 (+122.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,232 (29.8%)

Area code: 281

Katy household income distribution Katy home values distribution

Property values in Katy, TX


Crime rates in Katy by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000010002
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.07.10.00.00.013.5
Rapes 2621201001017
per 100,000 16.648.815.87.715.10.07.20.00.07.10.06.847.2
Robberies 77104101214921237812
per 100,000 58.156.979.230.975.688.0101.263.8148.2163.548.654.680.9
Assaults 85597711287N/A43332712262117
per 100,000 705.9479.7610.0865.5657.8N/A310.9233.9190.685.3180.6143.4114.6
Burglaries 52397667765684685672516763
per 100,000 431.8317.1602.1517.8574.6410.8607.4482.1395.3511.7354.2457.6424.6
Thefts 437490590573467423568511566512500562398
per 100,000 3,629.03,984.14,674.04,428.13,530.93,103.24,107.03,622.63,995.53,638.93,472.53,838.32,682.5
Auto thefts 40301822274028412621273429
per 100,000 332.2243.9142.6170.0204.1293.4202.5290.7183.5149.3187.5232.2195.5
Arson 1212132201221
per 100,000 8.316.37.915.57.622.014.514.20.07.113.913.76.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 373.6352.9398.7415.2363.9330.2321.1267.6298.7264.9229.2254.5264.4

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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 Katy detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 61 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
Texas average:

2.05

Katy tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,770 (+47.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Katy, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Katy-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 75% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.9 miles away from the Katy city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/13/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the city center injured 2 people.

Earthquake activity:

Katy-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 89% 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 154.5 miles away from the city center
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 366.2 miles away from Katy center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 367.7 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 452.9 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 146.4 miles away from Katy 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 147.1 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 Harris County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Hurricanes: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Tropical Storms: 3, Fire: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Katy topographic map

Birthplace of: Renée Zellweger, Bo Levi Mitchell - Football quarterback, Jesse Sorensen - Professional wrestler, Charlie Jones - College basketball player (Colorado State Rams), Dexter Shankle - College basketball player (Tx Pan American Broncos), Eman Naghavi - College football player (McNeese State Cowboys), Micheal Morris - College basketball player (Colorado State Rams), Robby Alridge - College basketball player (Arizona State Sun Devils), Rodney Foster - College basketball player (Rice Owls), Sean Morris - College basketball player (Colorado State Rams).

Hospitals in Katy:

  • APPLEWHITE (526 APPLEWHITE DRIVE)
  • CHRISTUS ST CATHERINE HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 701 SOUTH FRY ROAD)
  • KATY HOSPICE (20923 KINGSLAND BLVD)
  • KATY MEDICAL CENTER (provides emergency services, 5602 MEDICAL CENTER DR)
  • KATY REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 21720 KINGSLAND BLVD SUITE 102)
  • MEMORIAL HERMANN KATY HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 23900 KATY FREEWAY)
  • SMITHFIELD CROSSING HOUSE (20270 SMITHFIELD CROSSING)

Dialysis Facilities in Katy:

  • KATY CINCO RANCH DIALYSIS (1265 ROCK CANYON ROAD)
  • KATY DIALYSIS CENTER (403 W. GRAND PARKWAY SOUTH)
  • TOTAL RENAL CARE- PIN OAK DIALYSIS (1302 PIN OAK ROAD)

Home Health Centers in Katy:

  • A HUG AWAY HEALTHCARE INC (1837 N MASON RD)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF NORTHWEST HOUSTON (1260 PIN OAK ROAD SUITE 209)
  • D LIFE HEALTHCARE SERVICES INC (1820 SOUTH MASON ROAD SUITE 340)
  • EPRIMETEC HEALTH SERVICES (21322 SPRINGBEND LN)
  • LALA COMFORT HEALTHCARE INC (3831 GOLDEN WILLOW CT)
  • MATSAN HEALTH SERVICES (810 SOUTH MASON ROAD SUITE 311)
  • MEMORIAL HOME HEALTHCARE INCORPORATED (439 MASON PARK BLVD SUITE A1)
  • NELO HEALTH CARE SERVICES INC (6802 LAUDERWICK COURT)
  • ONLEX HEALTHCARE INC (20501 KATY FREEWAY SUITE 234)
  • WELLNESS HEALTHCARE INC (23007 BENBURY DRIVE)

Nursing Homes in Katy:

  • CANE ISLAND POST ACUTE CARE CENTER (21727 PROVINCIAL BLVD)
  • HERITAGE PARK OF KATY NURSING AND REHABILITATION (6001 GEORGE BUSH DR)
  • KATYVILLE HEALTHCARE CENTER (5129 E FIFTH ST)
  • OAKMONT HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER OF KA (1525 TULL DR)
  • RENAISSANCE PLACE (1525 TULL DRIVE)
  • SPANISH MEADOWS NURSING AND REHAB (1480 KATY FLEWELLEN)
  • THE GRACE CARE CENTER OF KATY (23553 WEST FERNHURST DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Katy:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Katy:

  • Houston Baptist University (about 20 miles; Houston, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,340)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 24 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)
  • Prairie View A & M University (about 24 miles; Prairie View, TX; FT enrollment: 7,517)
  • Rice University (about 26 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 6,713)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 26 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,023)
  • University of St Thomas (about 26 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • Houston Community College (about 28 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 38,303)

Biggest public high schools in Katy:

Private high schools in Katy:

  • FAITH WEST ACADEMY (Students: 605; Location: 2225 PORTER RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • POPE JOHN XXIII HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 206; Location: 1800 WEST GRAND PKWY N; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • HOUSTON LEARNING ACADEMY (Students: 48; Location: 180 APPLEWHITE DR; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • THE HOUSTON LEARNING ACADEMY - KATY CAMPUS (Students: 19; Location: 180 APPLEWHITE DR; Grades: 9 - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Katy:

Private elementary/middle schools in Katy:

  • ST PETERS EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Students: 362; Location: 20775 KINGSLAND BLVD; Grades: PK - TK)
  • CROSSPOINT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 315; Location: 700 WESTGREEN BLVD; Grades: PK - TK)
  • CHILD'S PLAY LEARNING CENTER INC (Students: 246; Location: 1530 NORWALK; Grades: PK - TK; Girls only)
  • PRIMROSE SCHOOL OF KELLIWOOD (Students: 145; Location: 2402 S WESTGREEN BLVD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • PRIMROSE SCHOOL OF NORTH MASON CREEK (Students: 78; Location: 21480 PARK ROW DR; Grades: PK - KG)
  • CHILDRENS LIGHTHOUSE LEARNING CENTER (Students: 50; Location: 23060 WESTHEIMER PKWY; Grades: PK - KG)
  • ROYAL CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 10; Location: 541 PIN OAK DR; Grades: KG - 9)
  • INNOVATIVE MONTESSORI SCHOOL - KATY (Students: 4; Location: 20660 WESTHEIMER PKWY; Grades: KG - KG)
  • KATY ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 2; Location: 1913 EAST AVE; Grades: 3 - 8)
See full list of schools located in Katy, map of school districts: KATY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Mayde Creek High School: Enrollment: 3362 Grades: 9-12
  • FaithWest Academy, since 1982 is Katy's oldest & largest private Christian schools. Enrollment is approaching 500 students K3-12th grade. www.faithwest.com or 281-391-Love
  • Mayde Creek High Scholl not listed Cinco Ranch not a city - Its a sub-division Mission Ben not a city - Its a sub-division
  • Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Katy: University of Houston 23 miles, about 35,000 students added by James A.
  • You need to add Beckendorff Jr. High and Seven Lakes High School to the schools in Katy, Texas. These are new schools and have been open for the last 2 years.

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Notable locations in Katy: Katy Mills (A), Katy Fire Department (B), Katy Police Department (C), Katy Branch Library (D), Harris County Fire Department (E), Katy Chamber of Commerce (F), Katy Heritage Society (G), Phoenix Emergency Medical Service West (H), Doctor James M and Dove Stewart House (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Katy Mills Shopping Center (1), Katy Mills Mall Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Katy include: Good News Baptist Church of Greater Houston (A), Antioch Baptist Church (B), New Vision Baptist Church (C), First Baptist Church of Katy (D), Memorial Lutheran Church (E), Christian Center Assembly of God Church (F), El Shaddai Assembly of God Church (G), Memorial Lutheran Center (H), Saint Bartholomew Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Willow Fork (A), Snake Creek (B), Cane Island Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Katy include: Katy City Park (1), Katy High School Football Stadium (2), Jack Rhodes Memorial Stadium (3), Katy High School Baseball Field (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Forbidden Gardens (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 23500 Franz Road), Amf West Houston Lanes (Amusement & Theme Parks; 19936 Saums Road), Bill's 50 State Quarters (Tours & Charters; 22614 Heather Way Court).

Hotels: Carriage Inn-Katy (1400 Katy Flewellen Road Ofc), Best Western-Houston West (22455 Katy Freeway), Best Western Houston West (22455 I-10 West), Comfort Inn & Suites (22025 Katy Freeway), Comfort Inn & Suites West (22025 I-10 @ Mason Road).

Court: Katy - Municipal Court Office (910 Avenue Centre).

Harris 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 117. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

117
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.304. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.304
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.24. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.24
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 22.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 11.4. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.4
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Katy and their reported violations in the past:

KATY FAMILY YMCA (Population served: 270, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
J & N MINI MART 2 (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
T G FOOD MART (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
MEADOWBROOK FARMS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
MENA REALTY (Population served: 43, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.7%
(4.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.7% for Black residents, 24.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 91.0% for American Indian residents, 29.7% for other race residents, 15.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  78.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.8%
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: 0.2% of all households
168 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
59 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
70 people in nursing homes in 2000
59 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Katy, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Katy compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
Arena or stadium:
  • Leonard E. Merrill Center. Capacity: 7,000.

Banks with most branches in Katy (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 7 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 7 branches. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Fry And Grand Branch, Katy Branch, Katy Station Branch, Madison Road Branch, Westfield Branch, Cinco Ranch Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Woodforest National Bank: Katy Walmart Branch, Katy Mills Wal-Mart Branch, Fry Rd. Wal-Mart Branch. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Tradition Bank - Bellaire: Tradition Bank - Pinoak, Tradition Bank - Fry Road, Tradition Bank - Grand Parkway. Info updated 2006/08/11: Bank assets: $454.5 mil, Deposits: $403.7 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Tradition Bancshares, Inc.
  • Comerica Bank: Katy I-10 West Branch, Katy Branch, Westheimer Pkwy-Grand Pkwy Branch. Info updated 2011/07/29: Bank assets: $60,970.5 mil, Deposits: $48,300.9 mil, headquarters in Dallas, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 497 total offices, Holding Company: Comerica Incorporated
  • Capital One, National Association: Pin Oak-Katy Branch, Cinco Ranch Branch, Katy Mason Branch. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • Prosperity Bank: Cinco Ranch Branch at 23310 Cinco Ranch Boulevard, branch established on 2006/07/01; Downtown Katy Branch at 5733 Second Street, branch established on 2004/10/12. 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.
  • Compass Bank: Katy Branch at 333 S. Fry Road, branch established on 2000/01/15; Cinco Ranch Branch at 2946 South Mason Road, branch established on 2003/11/05. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • 16 other banks with 17 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Katy, Texas:

  • Motel 6, 22105 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77450 , Phone: (281) 395-4866, Fax: (281) 395-5122
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 22025 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77450 , Phone: (281) 392-8700
  • Springhill Suites By Marriott, 2501 Texmati Dr, Katy, TX 77494 , Phone: (281) 644-4455, Fax: (281) 644-4456
  • Hampton Inn & Suites, 22055 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77450 , Phone: (281) 392-1000, Fax: (291) 392-8888
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 22455 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77450 , Phone: (281) 392-9800, Fax: (281) 392-1818
  • Best Western Katy Inn & Suites, 2006 Katy Mills Blvd, Katy, TX 77494 , Phone: (281) 395-6200, Fax: (281) 395-6210
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 21010 Katy Fwy, Katy, TX 77449 , Phone: (281) 392-1010, Fax: (281) 395-4799
  • Hilton Garden Inn, 2409 Texmati Dr, Katy, TX 77494 , Phone: (281) 644-2400, Fax: (281) 644-2444
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Katy, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.3
Texas average:

14.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

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Religion statistics for Katy city (based on Harris County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,077,2872,102
Catholic741,896109
Mainline Protestant278,855288
Other213,212296
Black Protestant65,641211
Orthodox12,88425
None1,702,684-
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: 737
Harris County:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 41
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 530
Harris County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1,321
Harris County:

3.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,302
Here:

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Harris County:

26.0%
Texas:

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

17.1%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 19$71,634$45,2430$0
Other Government Administration 12$68,478$68,4784$919
Judicial and Legal 4$14,502$43,5061$148
Police Protection - Officers 46$237,050$61,8390$0
Police - Other 5$23,146$55,5500$0
Firefighters 10$39,254$47,10529$3,729
Fire - Other 3$15,192$60,7680$0
Streets and Highways 6$22,600$45,2000$0
Welfare 2$7,286$43,7164$185
Health 12$54,970$54,97012$1,603
Sewerage 4$16,546$49,6380$0
Parks and Recreation 5$17,506$42,0141$572
Water Supply 5$20,534$49,2820$0
Totals for Government 133$608,698$54,92051$7,156

Katy government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $3,609,000 ($240.39)
    Fire Protection: $1,139,000 ($75.87)
    Central Staff Services: $1,083,000 ($72.14)
    Water Utilities: $827,000 ($55.09)
    Sewerage: $799,000 ($53.22)
    Regular Highways: $587,000 ($39.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $356,000 ($23.71)
    Financial Administration: $283,000 ($18.85)
    Parks & Recreation: $253,000 ($16.85)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $244,000 ($16.25)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $165,000 ($10.99)
    General Public Buildings: $56,000 ($3.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $82,000 ($5.46)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,961,000 ($130.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($0.13)

Katy government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $833,000 ($55.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $400,000 ($26.64)
    Parks & Recreation: $30,000 ($2.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $528,000 ($35.17)
    General Revenue, NEC: $370,000 ($24.65)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,323,000 ($88.12)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $4,677,000 ($311.53)
    Property: $4,013,000 ($267.30)
    Public Utilities: $683,000 ($45.49)
    NEC: $337,000 ($22.45)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $27,000 ($1.80)

Katy government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($2.66)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,365,000 ($90.92)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $6,000,000 ($399.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,160,000 ($476.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($1.33)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $205,000 ($13.65)
    Water Utilities: $20,000 ($1.33)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $17,231,000 ($1147.74)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)

5.04% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,713 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.04%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,867 average AGI)
Harris County:

0.06%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Fort Bend County, TX  0.58% ($43,153 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TX  0.36% ($53,106)
from Galveston County, TX  0.23% ($41,153)


4.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($55,200 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,308 average AGI)
Harris County:

0.10%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Fort Bend County, TX  0.70% ($57,326 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, TX  0.46% ($60,825)
to Brazoria County, TX  0.24% ($48,130)

Strongest AM radio stations in Katy:

  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KYND (1520 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CYPRESS, TX; Owner: MATTHEW PROVENZANO)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Katy:

  • 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)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K201EU (88.1 FM; KATY, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KPFT (90.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KPTY (104.9 FM; MISSOURI CITY, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KLTN (102.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HBC HOUSTON LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K259AB (99.7 FM; SUGAR LAND, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Katy:

  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBTX-TV (Channel 3; BRYAN, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Katy fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 184m604ftTotal length
  • 109,850Total average daily traffic
  • 16,838Total average daily truck traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Katy)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 355 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Katy, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 269 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 523 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Katy)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Katy)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 108 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 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 ORIGINATED150$165,941210$202,552280$190,76118$56,31213$139,5143$41,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$140,43419$191,86630$187,5605$51,9423$111,4273$45,770
APPLICATIONS DENIED16$182,51829$151,18186$196,98427$43,2105$129,5025$34,756
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$186,30722$214,99382$170,5994$86,1732$131,7450$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$183,7856$227,48217$168,4921$95,9101$70,5600$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4553.00 , 5427.00, 5428.00, 6731.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED45$214,23817$208,1680$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$221,6415$187,3261$148,880
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$215,4172$135,1850$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$186,2433$181,0300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4553.00 , 5427.00, 5428.00, 6731.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 301
  • Hazardous Condition: 231
  • Service Call: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 16

Incident types - Katy

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Katy, TX
Most common first names in Katy, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary15778.2 years
John15370.9 years
William12975.0 years
James12871.3 years
Robert10570.7 years
Charles8872.7 years
Dorothy6880.3 years
Thomas5971.1 years
George5875.7 years
Margaret5880.3 years
Most common last names in Katy, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7178.5 years
Williams4775.4 years
Johnson4772.1 years
Jones3576.4 years
Thompson3374.2 years
Miller3070.6 years
Wilson2974.8 years
Davis2775.0 years
Harris2665.6 years
Moore2676.8 years
Businesses in Katy, TX
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Juicy Couture1
99 Cents Only Stores2Justice2
ALDO1KFC2
AT&T5Kroger5
Academy Sports + Outdoors1La Quinta1
Ace Hardware1Lane Bryant1
Advance Auto Parts4Lane Furniture2
Aeropostale1Levi Strauss & Co.1
American Eagle Outfitters1Little Caesars Pizza2
Ann Taylor2Long John Silver's1
Arby's2Marriott1
AutoZone4Marshalls1
Avenue1McDonald's11
Banana Republic1Motel 61
Baskin-Robbins2Motherhood Maternity1
Bath & Body Works1New York & Co1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Nike8
Best Western1Nissan1
Blockbuster3Office Depot1
Burger King3OfficeMax1
Burlington Coat Factory1Old Navy1
CVS6Outback1
Charlotte Russe1Outback Steakhouse1
Chevrolet1Pac Sun1
Chick-Fil-A2Panda Express3
Chico's1Panera Bread1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Papa John's Pizza2
Church's Chicken3Payless2
Cinnabon 2Penske1
Clarks1Pizza Hut3
Coldwater Creek1Plato's Closet1
Comfort Inn1Popeyes2
Cricket Wireless7Quiznos1
Curves3RadioShack3
DHL5Red Lobster1
Dennys3Red Robin1
Discount Tire3SONIC Drive-In6
Domino's Pizza4Safeway3
DressBarn1Sam's Club2
Dressbarn1Sears1
Eddie Bauer1Sephora1
Express1Skechers USA1
Famous Footwear1Spencer Gifts1
FedEx14Sprint Nextel4
Finish Line1Starbucks10
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Steak 'n Shake1
Foot Locker1Super 81
Forever 211T-Mobile8
Fredericks Of Hollywood1T.G.I. Driday's1
GNC3Taco Bell4
GameStop1Talbots1
Gap1Target1
Gymboree2The Room Place1
H&R Block4Toyota1
Hilton1Toys"R"Us3
Hobby Lobby2True Value1
Holiday Inn2U-Haul8
Home Depot2UPS16
Honda1Vans5
Hot Topic1Victoria's Secret1
J. Jill1Vons3
J.Crew1Waffle House1
JCPenney1Walgreens6
Jack In The Box5Walmart3
Jamba Juice1Wendy's2
JoS. A. Bank1YMCA1
Journeys1
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