La Presa, Texas

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Population in 2010: 319.
Population change since 2000: -37.2%
Males: 162  (50.8%)
Females: 157  (49.2%)
Median resident age:

20.3 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78046.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $30,681 (it was $19,861 in 2000)
La Presa:

$30,681
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,900 (it was $9,665 in 2000)

La Presa CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $141,351 (it was $71,100 in 2000)
La Presa:

$141,351
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $142,538; detached houses: $145,485

Median gross rent in 2017: $722.

March 2019 cost of living index in La Presa: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 58.9%
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.48 square miles.

Population density: 665 people per square mile   (low).

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128 residents are foreign born (41.2% Latin America).

This place:

41.2%
Texas:

100.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
La Presa CDP:

1.3% ($922)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Laredo, TX (9.1 miles , pop. 176,576).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (127.7 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (153.0 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Rio Bravo, TX (1.7 miles ),
El Cenizo, TX (2.4 miles ),
Tanquecitos South Acres II, TX (2.7 miles),
Larga Vista, TX (2.7 miles ),
Los Altos, TX (2.7 miles),
Tanquecitos South Acres, TX (2.8 miles ),
San Carlos I, TX (2.8 miles ),
San Carlos II, TX (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 27.40 N, Longitude: 99.45 W

Distribution of median household income in La Presa, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in La Presa, TX in 2017
La Presa satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in La Presa, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (17.1%)
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.1%)
  • Truck transportation (9.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.8%)
  • Truck transportation (12.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (9.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (8.6%)
  • Health care (6.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (44.7%)
  • Educational services (23.4%)
  • Public administration (17.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.9%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (0.0%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (0.0%)
  • Apparel (0.0%)
Most common occupations in La Presa, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14.1%)
  • Construction laborers (12.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.0%)
  • Registered nurses (5.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (18.4%)
  • Construction laborers (16.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (23.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (23.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (21.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (17.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (14.9%)
  • Top executives (0.0%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (0.0%)

Average climate in La Presa, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone PM10 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 43.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.196. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.196
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 22.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.3
U.S.:

19.6
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00900. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00900
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

La Presa-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 309.9 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 126.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/23/2007 at 19:09:15, a magnitude 5.6 (5.4 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 427.5 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 136.0 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 397.4 miles away from La Presa 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 Webb County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Fires: 3, Tropical Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
La Presa topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near La Presa:

  • CASA UNIDA GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 4 miles away; LAREDO, TX)
  • CASA LINDA DE LAREDO (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LAREDO, TX)
  • SALUD HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; LAREDO, TX)
  • CASA BONITA (Hospital, about 6 miles away; LAREDO, TX)
  • QUALITY CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LAREDO, TX)
  • FIRST AIDE HOME CARE LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LAREDO, TX)
  • CHAMPION CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; LAREDO, TX)

Amtrak station near La Presa:

  • 9 miles: LAREDO (801 SAN BERNARDINO AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Presa:

  • Laredo Community College (about 9 miles; Laredo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,743)
  • Texas A & M International University (about 13 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 5,203)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 97 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 110 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 111 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Coastal Bend College (about 126 miles; Beeville, TX; FT enrollment: 2,880)
  • Southwest Texas Junior College (about 128 miles; Uvalde, TX; FT enrollment: 3,569)

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Webb 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:

3.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

84.4%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

2.2%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in La Presa:

Marital status in La Presa, TX
  • Never married: 41.0%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

For population 25 years and over in La Presa:

  • High school or higher: 44.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 53.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

19.8
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for La Presa, TX (based on Webb County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic126,75026
Evangelical Protestant12,81290
Other6,12012
Mainline Protestant1,3549
Black Protestant2071
None103,061-
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: 43
Webb County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.43 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 88
Webb County:

3.80 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 129
Webb County:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Webb County:

28.0%
State:

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

15.4%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

42.3%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.2%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
La Presa:

28.2
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
La Presa:

20.7%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
La Presa:

8.9%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
La Presa:

6.6
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
La Presa:

16.6%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

58.6%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.7%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of La Presa, TX Residents

2.34% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.34%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($891 average AGI)
Webb County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Bexar County, TX  0.37% ($39,059 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.14% ($35,569)
from Hidalgo County, TX  0.13% ($45,807)


3.20% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,824 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.20%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($906 average AGI)
Webb County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bexar County, TX  0.79% ($43,560 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.21% ($39,262)
to Travis County, TX  0.17% ($34,620)

Strongest AM radio stations in La Presa:

  • KLAR (1300 AM; 1 kW; LAREDO, TX; Owner: FAITH AND POWER COMMS., INC.)
  • KLNT (1490 AM; 1 kW; LAREDO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in La Presa:

  • KQUR (94.9 FM; LAREDO, TX; Owner: BORDER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KRRG (98.1 FM; LAREDO, TX; Owner: GUERRA ENTERPRISES)
  • KBDR-FM1 (100.5 FM; LAREDO, TX; Owner: BMP 100.5 FM, LP)
  • KHOY (88.1 FM; LAREDO, TX; Owner: LAREDO CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBDR (100.5 FM; MIRANDO CITY, TX; Owner: BMP 100.5 FM, LP)
  • KJBZ (92.7 FM; LAREDO, TX; Owner: GUERRA ENTERPRISES)
  • KBNL (89.9 FM; LAREDO, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KNEX (106.1 FM; LAREDO, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)

TV broadcast stations around La Presa:

  • KNEZ-LP (Channel 39; LAREDO, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS ORTIZ)
  • KNEX-LP (Channel 55; LAREDO, TX; Owner: LOCALONE TEXAS, LTD.)
  • KVTV (Channel 13; LAREDO, TX; Owner: EAGLE CREEK BROADCASTING OF LAREDO, LLC)
  • KLMV-LP (Channel 68; LAREDO, TX; Owner: J. B. SALAZAR)
  • KGNS-TV (Channel 8; LAREDO, TX; Owner: CENTURY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION)
  • KLDO-TV (Channel 27; LAREDO, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZLD-LP (Channel 25; LAREDO, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING. OF LAREDO, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7ft / 1.9mTotal length
  • 1,611Total average daily traffic
  • 3,890Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Hannah Branch, 95 Yards East Of Loma Vista Drive, And 118 Yards North Of Soria Drive. (Lat: 27.441361 Lon: -99.469139), Type: 39.6, Structure height: 48479 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Registrant: Branch Towers Iii, LLC, Hannah.Branch@branchcomm.Net, , Tulsa, Phone: (918) 949-4551

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in La Presa, TX
  • 100.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in La Presa, TX
  • 79.4%Electricity
  • 20.6%No fuel used


La Presa compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

La Presa on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #3 (78046) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #15 (78046) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #45 (78046) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Arab first ancestries"
  • #92 (78046) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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