Lago Vista, Texas

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Population in 2017: 6,815 (82% urban, 18% rural).
Population change since 2000: +51.2%
Males: 3,488  (51.2%)
Females: 3,327  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

54.7 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78645.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $89,664 (it was $57,527 in 2000)
Lago Vista:

$89,664
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $45,430 (it was $28,438 in 2000)

Lago Vista city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $343,314 (it was $136,300 in 2000)
Lago Vista:

$343,314
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: $1,101.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lago Vista: 93.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.2%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Lago Vista, TX (2017)
    • 5,42378.0%White alone
    • 1,09615.8%Hispanic
    • 1662.4%Black alone
    • 751.1%Asian alone
    • 761.1%Two or more races
    • 340.5%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Lago Vista, Texas as of June 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lago Vista is 566 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Lago Vista by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(36.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(31.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.1)
2
(32.4)
4
(62.8)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
5
(76.1)
6
(90.3)
3
(44.7)
2
(28.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(34.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(30.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.2)
2
(30.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(217.6)
3
(52.3)
4
(66.8)
7
(111.0)
6
(92.2)
6
(90.4)
15
(243.2)
6
(94.2)
11
(167.9)
14
(214.1)
13
(197.7)
27
(406.4)
10
(148.9)
9
(130.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
29
(525.9)
27
(471.1)
33
(551.3)
44
(697.9)
13
(199.8)
20
(301.3)
24
(389.1)
9
(141.3)
16
(244.3)
27
(412.9)
9
(136.9)
18
(271.0)
15
(223.3)
18
(260.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
93
(1,687)
68
(1,187)
69
(1,153)
97
(1,538)
85
(1,306)
80
(1,205)
71
(1,151)
53
(832.2)
69
(1,053)
56
(856.4)
64
(973.5)
45
(677.4)
48
(714.5)
45
(650.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(163.2)
6
(104.7)
5
(83.5)
4
(63.4)
7
(107.6)
1
(15.1)
6
(97.3)
1
(15.7)
0
(0.0)
5
(76.5)
3
(45.6)
5
(75.3)
3
(44.7)
6
(86.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(72.5)
1
(17.4)
1
(16.7)
3
(47.6)
1
(15.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)189.9109.8104.7163.093.3109.7155.6118.2140.2112.1157.1214.7113.3104.6

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City-data.com crime index in Lago Vista, TX

Crime rate in Lago Vista detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 24 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: American (18.9%), Irish (9.5%), German (6.1%), European (4.9%), English (3.4%), Scottish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 8.71 square miles.

Population density: 782 people per square mile   (low).

Lago Vista, Texas map

639 residents are foreign born (5.1% Latin America, 2.6% Europe).

This city:

9.2%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,313 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,461 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Austin, TX (18.1 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (75.7 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Briarcliff, TX (2.0 miles ),
Point Venture, TX (2.2 miles ),
Hudson Bend, TX (2.2 miles ),
Jonestown, TX (2.3 miles ),
Volente, TX (2.4 miles ),
Lakeway, TX (2.4 miles ),
The Hills, TX (2.7 miles ),
Four Points, TX (3.0 miles)

Latitude: 30.45 N, Longitude: 98.00 W

Distribution of median household income in Lago Vista, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lago Vista, TX in 2017

Property values in Lago Vista, TX

Lago Vista satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 91 buildings, average cost: $140,100
  • 1998: 105 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 1999: 128 buildings, average cost: $174,300
  • 2000: 123 buildings, average cost: $174,300
  • 2001: 138 buildings, average cost: $180,900
  • 2002: 85 buildings, average cost: $157,100
  • 2003: 92 buildings, average cost: $157,100
  • 2004: 97 buildings, average cost: $159,200
  • 2005: 90 buildings, average cost: $178,200
  • 2006: 85 buildings, average cost: $205,600
  • 2007: 99 buildings, average cost: $196,900
  • 2008: 34 buildings, average cost: $252,900
  • 2009: 13 buildings, average cost: $263,800
  • 2010: 22 buildings, average cost: $223,500
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $292,600
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $230,100
  • 2013: 17 buildings, average cost: $301,000
  • 2014: 44 buildings, average cost: $259,000
  • 2015: 66 buildings, average cost: $270,400
  • 2016: 115 buildings, average cost: $268,000
  • 2017: 202 buildings, average cost: $220,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Lago Vista, TX residents
Average permit cost in Lago Vista, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.6%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +2,222 (+97.2%).
Most common industries in Lago Vista, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (7.7%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.3%)
  • Computer & electronic products (10.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.1%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.7%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (9.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.0%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Health care (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Lago Vista, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Computer specialists (6.3%)
  • Engineers (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (7.0%)
  • Engineers (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Top executives (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.4%)
  • Computer specialists (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)

Average climate in Lago Vista, 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 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 15.5 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 7.7 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 14.5 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 7.7 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 8.20. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.20
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Lago Vista-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/27/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Lago Vista city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused $15 million in damages.

On 5/27/1997, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the city center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lago Vista-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 83% 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 241.6 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 320.7 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 113.6 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 105.9 miles away from Lago Vista 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 328.4 miles away from Lago Vista 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 106.7 miles away from Lago Vista 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).
Lago Vista topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lago Vista:

  • THE SUMMIT AT LAKEWAY HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; LAKEWAY, TX)
  • BIO-MEDICAL APPLICATIONS OF TEXAS, INC (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; CEDAR PARK, TX)
  • THE ISLE AT CEDAR RIDGE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CEDAR PARK, TX)
  • HILL COUNTRY COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; CEDAR PARK, TX)
  • NEW HOPE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CEDAR PARK, TX)
  • GRANT HOUSE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; AUSTIN, TX)
  • RIVIERA COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CEDAR PARK, TX)

Airports located in Lago Vista:

Amtrak station near Lago Vista:

  • 20 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 Lago Vista:

  • Concordia University-Texas (about 10 miles; Austin, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,192)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 20 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)
  • Austin Community College District (about 21 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 25,957)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 21 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • Texas State University (about 39 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 29,202)
  • Central Texas College (about 48 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 54 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)

Library in Lago Vista:

  • LAGO VISTA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $112,152; Location: 5803 THUNDERBIRD STE 40; 15,030 books; 1,048 audio materials; 361 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 34 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lago Vista: North Lake Travis Fire and Rescue Station 103 (A), North Lake Travis Fire and Rescue Station 104 (B), Austin / Travis County Emergency Medical Service - Rescue 22 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Lago Vista: Saint Peters Episcopal Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Lago Vista include: Highland Lake (1), Lago Vista Stadium (2), Bar K Park (3). Display/hide their locations 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 city:

2.4 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

71.2%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.0%
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

Banks with branches in Lago Vista (2011 data):

  • Compass Bank: Lago Vista Branch at 20610 F.M. 1431, branch established on 1998/08/15. 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.
  • Security State Bank & Trust: Lago Vista Branch at 7626 Lohman Ford Road, branch established on 2003/12/15. Info updated 2010/04/09: Bank assets: $661.6 mil, Deposits: $523.9 mil, headquarters in Fredericksburg, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Security Holding Company

For population 15 years and over in Lago Vista:

Marital status in Lago Vista, TX
  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 66.0%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

For population 25 years and over in Lago Vista:

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Lago Vista
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lago Vista, 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.
State:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

1.45 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

3.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 772
Travis 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:
Travis County:

21.7%
Texas:

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

15.3%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lago Vista:

49.7%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lago Vista:

45.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lago Vista:

20.6%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.9%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.1%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Lago Vista:

54.2%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Lago Vista:

75.8%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lago Vista, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 20$49,370$29,6225$3,815
Police Protection - Officers 15$58,303$46,6420$0
Water Supply 9$23,426$31,2350$0
Streets and Highways 9$20,878$27,8370$0
Police - Other 7$16,835$28,8600$0
Sewerage 6$17,101$34,2020$0
Other Government Administration 6$12,967$25,9340$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 4$17,402$52,2060$0
Financial Administration 3$9,806$39,2240$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,194$26,3280$0
Local Libraries 1$3,613$43,3562$2,389
Airports 0$0 1$111
Totals for Government 81$231,895$34,3558$6,315

Lago Vista government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Police Protection: $1,399,000 ($205.28)
    Regular Highways: $537,000 ($78.80)
    Water Utilities: $247,000 ($36.24)
    Sewerage: $60,000 ($8.80)
    Central Staff Services: $37,000 ($5.43)
  • Current Operations - Parks and Recreation: $1,621,000 ($237.86)
    Police Protection: $1,431,000 ($209.98)
    Water Utilities: $1,227,000 ($180.04)
    Sewerage: $601,000 ($88.19)
    Regular Highways: $568,000 ($83.35)
    Solid Waste Management: $435,000 ($63.83)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $416,000 ($61.04)
    General - Other: $294,000 ($43.14)
    Central Staff Services: $283,000 ($41.53)
    Financial Administration: $217,000 ($31.84)
    Libraries: $105,000 ($15.41)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $85,000 ($12.47)
    Health - Other: $50,000 ($7.34)
    General Public Buildings: $32,000 ($4.70)
    Air Transportation: $15,000 ($2.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,040,000 ($152.60)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $634,000 ($93.03)
    Parks and Recreation: $131,000 ($19.22)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($5.43)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($0.88)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($0.88)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($0.15)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,805,000 ($411.59)

Lago Vista government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,529,000 ($224.36)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,317,000 ($193.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $563,000 ($82.61)
    Other: $149,000 ($21.86)
    Air Transportation: $21,000 ($3.08)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $727,000 ($106.68)
    Fines and Forfeits: $95,000 ($13.94)
    Sale of Property: $67,000 ($9.83)
    Interest Earnings: $22,000 ($3.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,229,000 ($327.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $378,000 ($55.47)
    General Local Government Support: $8,000 ($1.17)
  • Tax - Property: $4,193,000 ($615.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $288,000 ($42.26)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $279,000 ($40.94)
    Other Selective Sales: $97,000 ($14.23)
    Other License: $65,000 ($9.54)

Lago Vista government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,560,000 ($3897.29)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,790,000 ($3637.56)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,985,000 ($291.27)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $215,000 ($31.55)

Lago Vista government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,019,000 ($442.99)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,841,000 ($1003.82)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $73,000 ($10.71)

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)
Businesses in Lago Vista, TX
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1FedEx2
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Domino's Pizza1UPS2

Strongest AM radio stations in Lago Vista:

  • KVET (1300 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMOP (900 AM; 5 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA SPORTSTALK, INC.)
  • KJCE (1370 AM; 5 kW; ROLLINGWOOD, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KQQA (1530 AM; 10 kW; CREEDMOOR, TX; Owner: YELLOW ROSE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOKE (1600 AM; 5 kW; PFLUGERVILLE, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KFIT (1060 AM; daytime; 2 kW; LOCKHART, TX; Owner: KFIT, INC..)
  • KTXZ (1560 AM; 3 kW; WEST LAKE HILLS, TX; Owner: NOGALES BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lago Vista:

  • KHFI-FM (96.7 FM; GEORGETOWN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFMK (105.9 FM; ROUND ROCK, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDHT (93.3 FM; CEDAR PARK, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • 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)
  • KHHL (98.9 FM; LEANDER, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KLBJ-FM (93.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KVET-FM (98.1 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUT (90.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN)
  • 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.)
  • KAZI (88.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: AUSTIN COMMUNITY RADIO)
  • K206CF (89.1 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KNCT-FM (91.3 FM; KILLEEN, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE)
  • KINV (107.7 FM; GEORGETOWN, TX; Owner: SIMMONS LONE STAR MEDIA, LTD.)
  • KHLB-FM (106.9 FM; BURNET, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KBEY (92.5 FM; BURNET, TX; Owner: MUNBILLA BROADCASTING PROPERTIES, LTD.)
  • KQJZ (92.1 FM; HUTTO, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lago Vista:

  • KTBC (Channel 7; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KTBC LICENSE, INC.)
  • KEYE-TV (Channel 42; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KAKW (Channel 62; KILLEEN, TX; Owner: KAKW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KQUX-CA (Channel 11; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: LOUIS MARTINEZ FAMILY GROUP, LLC)
  • KBVO-CA (Channel 49; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • K63AY (Channel 63; MULLIN, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KADF-LP (Channel 20; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • K34FM (Channel 34; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KGBS-CA (Channel 65; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CABALLERO TELEVISION AUSTIN, INC.)
  • KXLK-CA (Channel 67; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CASA OF AUSTIN, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXAM-TV (Channel 14; LLANO, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC)
  • KBEJ (Channel 2; FREDERICKSBURG, TX; Owner: CORRIDOR TELEVISION, L.L.P.)
  • KDAS-CA (Channel 31; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • K09VR (Channel 9; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN)
  • KHPX-CA (Channel 48; GEORGETOWN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KHPZ-CA (Channel 64; ROUND ROCK, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KNCT (Channel 46; BELTON, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS COLLEGE)
  • KTDF-LP (Channel 18; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KTXU-LP (Channel 38; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: GERALD G. BENAVIDES)
Lago Vista fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Lago Vista fatal accident list:

May 25, 2011 08:52 AM, Country Club Rd, Arrowhead Ln, Lat: 30.446833, Lon: -98.000986, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 30, 2009 06:04 PM, Rm1431, Lat: 30.471481, Lon: -97.971503, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 20, 2007 11:12 PM, Dodgetrail, Lat: 30.475711, Lon: -97.981469, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 21, 2006 06:06 PM, Boggyford, Raleighcove, Lat: 30.433320, Lon: -98.006460, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 82ft / 24.7mTotal length
  • 7,410Total average daily traffic
  • 579Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,760Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lago Vista)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Lago Vista, TX)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lago Vista)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Lago Vista)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 50 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$185,75134$247,50967$231,9505$84,68830$250,628
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$04$285,9939$145,3871$75,8904$269,338
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$144,02010$225,17328$201,8172$42,04011$224,106
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$110,4953$262,81717$241,9660$05$247,120
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$207,4801$97,4500$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0017.67

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$175,7132$251,4951$147,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$301,3000$01$197,710
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$320,1701$116,4201$119,230
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$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: 0017.67

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lago Vista, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lago Vista, TX - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 29. The highest number of fire incidents - 45 took place in 2005, and the least - 17 in 2012. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Lago Vista, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (51.6%), and Structure Fires (32.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lago Vista, TX
    • 23851.6%Outside Fires
    • 14932.3%Structure Fires
    • 429.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 326.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lago Vista, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lago Vista, TX
  • 92.7%Electricity
  • 4.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 0.9%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lago Vista, TX
  • 100.0%Electricity


Lago Vista compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above 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 above state average.

Lago Vista on our top lists:

  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (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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