Las Lomitas, Texas

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Population in 2010: 244. Population change since 2000: -8.6%
Males: 109  (44.9%)
Females: 135  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  24.9 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 78361.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $38,328 (it was $30,714 in 2000)
Las Lomitas:

$38,328
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $11,034 (it was $7,506 in 2000)

Las Lomitas CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $60,651 (it was $27,000 in 2000)
Las Lomitas:

$60,651
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $131,694; Detached houses: $131,195
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  • Races in Las Lomitas, TX (2010)

    Las Lomitas races chart
    • 23295.1%Hispanic
    • 62.5%White alone
    • 62.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Las Lomitas: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.96 square miles.

Population density: 62 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Las Lomitas:

  • High school or higher: 41.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Las Lomitas CDP:

  • Never married: 13.6%
  • Now married: 73.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

57 residents are foreign born (21.3% Latin America).

This place:

21.3%
Texas:

13.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Las Lomitas CDP:  0.7% ($199)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
Las Lomitas satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Laredo, TX (52.0 miles , pop. 176,576).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (82.5 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (146.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Hebbronville, TX (1.5 miles ), North Jim Hogg, TX (2.3 miles ), South Fork Estates, TX (2.5 miles) , Realitos, TX (3.3 miles ), Bruni, TX (3.5 miles ), Concepcion, TX (4.4 miles) , Oilton, TX (4.6 miles ), Mirando City, TX (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 27.34 N, Longitude: 98.67 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 361

Las Lomitas household income distribution Las Lomitas home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.3%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (13%)
  • Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores (13%)
  • Chemicals (10%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (10%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Social assistance (45%)
  • Accommodation and food services (45%)
  • Health care (10%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (17%)
  • Extraction workers (13%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (34%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (24%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (21%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)

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

Average climate in Las Lomitas, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Las Lomitas-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/29/1971, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 21.0 miles away from the Las Lomitas place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/19/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 49.1 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Las Lomitas-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% 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 349.7 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 106.9 miles away from Las Lomitas 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 45.7 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 404.0 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 115.7 miles away from Las Lomitas center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 412.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jim Hogg County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Las Lomitas:

  • MERIDIAN CARE OF HEBBRONVILLE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; HEBBRONVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Las Lomitas:

  • Texas A & M International University (about 50 miles; Laredo, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,203)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 50 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Laredo Community College (about 54 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 9,743)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 78 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 82 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Del Mar College (about 83 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 87 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)

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Notable location: Yeguas Windmill (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 8.0%
Average household size:
This place:  3.3 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  82.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
Texas average:

14.3

Las Lomitas travel time to work - commute Las Lomitas mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Las Lomitas CDP (based on Jim Hogg County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,6004
Evangelical Protestant3263
Mainline Protestant1202
Other-1
None254-
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: 7
Jim Hogg County:

14.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Jim Hogg County:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Jim Hogg County:

8.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jim Hogg County:

26.9%
Texas:

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

15.2%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Las Lomitas:

44.0%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Las Lomitas:

28.5
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

15.5%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

5.4%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Las Lomitas:

25.3%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Las Lomitas:

55.2%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.8%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Las Lomitas, TX Residents

5.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,000 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.29%
Texas average:

7.14%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

5.92% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.92%
Texas average:

6.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Las Lomitas:

  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Las Lomitas:

  • KEKO (101.7 FM; HEBBRONVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA CADENA RADIO LUZ INC.)
  • KAZF (91.9 FM; HEBBRONVILLE, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 7,400Total average daily traffic
  • 2,030Total average daily truck traffic
  • 11,550Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (83%)
  • Other fuel (15%)

Las Lomitas compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below 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 significantly below state average.

Las Lomitas on our top lists:

  • #75 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #62 (78361) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scottish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
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