For population 25 years and over in La Villa:
For population 15 years and over in La Villa city:
183 residents are foreign born (18.0% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,167 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Hidalgo, TX (10.7 miles , pop. 102,051).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (105.0 miles , pop. 277,454).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (221.0 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Laguna Seca, TX (1.2 miles ), Edcouch, TX (1.5 miles ), Elsa, TX (2.0 miles ), Mila Doce, TX (2.4 miles ), Indian Hills, TX (2.4 miles ), Monte Alto, TX (2.4 miles ), Olivarez, TX (2.4 miles ), La Blanca, TX (2.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 26.30 N, Longitude: 97.93 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 956
Crime rates in La Villa (2009):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Crime rates in La Villa (2010):
Population change in the 1990s: -98 (-7.0%).
Work and jobs in La Villa: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in La Villa, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
La Villa-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the La Villa city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 24.5 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:La Villa-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 98.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hidalgo County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high schools in La Villa:
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Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 35.2%
(35.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.2% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
La Villa compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for La Villa (based on Hidalgo County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.37%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 79
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 240
Number of full-service restaurants: 337
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,497 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($631 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
3.68% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,050 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($696 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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La Villa fatal accident list:
Aug 12, 1997 08:00 PM, Fm491, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 10, 1994 03:30 PM, 107, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Aug 18, 1988 02:35 PM, 107, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Oct 29, 1983 08:00 PM, 107, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 14, 1975 07:09 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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