Linn, Texas

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Population in 2010: 801.
Males: 317  (39.7%)
Females: 484  (60.3%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 78563.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $36,176
Linn:

$36,176
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,918

Linn CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $85,200
Linn:

$85,200
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $121,544; Detached houses: $130,892; Townhouses or other attached units: $316,964; In 2-unit structures: $109,856; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $99,514; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $102,654; Mobile homes: $50,356; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $29,071

Median gross rent in 2016: $685.

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  • Races in Linn, TX (2010)

    Linn races chart
    • 73091.1%Hispanic
    • 708.7%White alone
    • 10.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Linn: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

For population 25 years and over in Linn:

  • High school or higher: 59.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%

For population 15 years and over in Linn CDP:

  • Never married: 25.9%
  • Now married: 55.1%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

75 residents are foreign born (10.9% Latin America).

This place:

10.9%
Texas:

16.7%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Linn, Texas as of January 21, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Linn to the number of sex offenders is 688 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McAllen, TX (24.8 miles , pop. 106,414).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (93.1 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (201.4 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: San Manuel-Linn, TX (0.8 miles ), Puerto Rico-San Manuel, TX (1.3 miles ), Faysville, TX (3.2 miles ), Hargill, TX (3.5 miles ), Doolittle, TX (3.7 miles ), Lasara, TX (3.8 miles ), Monte Alto, TX (4.0 miles ), La Sara, TX (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 26.56 N, Longitude: 98.12 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Linn household income distribution Linn home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (34%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (29%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Tornado activity:

Linn-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the Linn place center .

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 36.1 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Linn-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 341.4 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 155.7 miles away from Linn 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 409.8 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 80.2 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 163.3 miles away from Linn 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 162.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hidalgo County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Linn:

  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 18 miles; Edinburg, TX; Full-time enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 26 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 37 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 61 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 69 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 94 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 95 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

Public high school in Linn:

  • LOHN SCHOOL (Students: 98, Location: 1112 FM 504, Grades: PK-12)
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Notable locations in Linn: Atole Windmill (A), Brahma Windmill (B), Calichera Windmill (C), El Rancho del Alto (D), El Rebaje Windmill (E), El Rucio Ranch (F), El Toro Windmill (G), Esteban Windmill (H), La Conejo Windmill (I), La Esperansa Windmill (J), La Nopalosa Ranch (K), La Nopalosa Windmill (L), La Rosita Windmill (M), Labor del Llano Windmill (N), Linn Siding (O), Los Angeles Ranch (P), Los Angeles Windmill (Q), Los Indios Windmill (R), San Felipe Ranch (S), Serraldo Ranch (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Linn: Nino Jesus de Praga Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Hidalgo 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 2005 was 48.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.5
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.1%
(42.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.8% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.2 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.1
Texas average:

14.3

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Linn CDP (based on Hidalgo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic269,07156
Evangelical Protestant75,327525
Other18,51043
Mainline Protestant14,39452
Orthodox1601
None397,307-
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: 79
Hidalgo County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Hidalgo County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 240
Hidalgo County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 337
Here:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hidalgo County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

15.8%
State:

15.7%

3.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,347 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.16%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($416 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.03%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cameron County, TX  0.34% ($29,477 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.24% ($27,672)
from Starr County, TX  0.16% ($28,446)


3.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,254 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.05%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($311 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.03%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cameron County, TX  0.32% ($27,792 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.24% ($32,054)
to Bexar County, TX  0.24% ($34,839)

Strongest AM radio stations in Linn:

  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, 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.)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, TX; Owner: BRAVO BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Linn:

  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILM (102.1 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: BMP 102.1 FM, LP)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KQBO (103.1 FM; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SOUND INVESTMENTS UNLIMITED, INC.)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KCAS (91.5 FM; MCCOOK, TX; Owner: FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH INC)
  • KTER (90.7 FM; RUDOLPH, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KHID (88.1 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)

TV broadcast stations around Linn:

  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSFE-LP (Channel 67; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K57FE (Channel 57; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 57, INC.)
  • KZMC-LP (Channel 35; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KSTI-LP (Channel 69; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • KJST-LP (Channel 28; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Linn)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Shell Mc Allen Cont On Fm1017 11 Mi W (Lat: 26.623944 Lon: -98.320556), Structure height: 61 m, Call Sign: WNWM880
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.210 MHzGrant Date: 05/10/2001, Expiration Date: 06/10/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/29/2002Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • .9 Mi Se (Lat: 26.546444 Lon: -98.106111), Structure height: 73 m, Call Sign: KYE408
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.575 MHz, 451.575 MHzGrant Date: 10/07/1999, Expiration Date: 11/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2002Registrant: Verestar, Inc., 3040 Williams Drive, Suite 600, Fairfax, VA 22031, Phone: (703) 206-9000, Fax: (703) 573-3522, Email:
  • On 281 3000 N Of 490 (Lat: 26.459222 Lon: -98.134722), Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WNVD290
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.775 MHzGrant Date: 12/05/1995, Expiration Date: 01/16/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2001Registrant: North Alamo Water Supply Corp, R 1 Box 130, Edinburg, TX 78539, Phone: (512) 464-7575

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

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:

2
  • Call Sign: K5RTO, Previous Call Sign: KF5IWG, Licensee ID: L01601834, Grant Date: 11/28/2010, Expiration Date: 11/28/2020, Certifier: Colton J Chapman, Registrant: Colton J Chapman, Linn, TX 78563
  • Call Sign: KF5TUX, Licensee ID: L01765936, Grant Date: 02/13/2013, Expiration Date: 02/13/2023, Certifier: Romeo J Garcia, Registrant: Romeo J Garcia, Linn, TX 78563

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: SCOTT SEANER MOSQUITO XET (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 315FC , Serial Number: MXE1160K11B, Airworthiness Date: 11/20/2012
    Registrant (Corporation): Hartland Helicopters LLC, Po Box 136, Linn, TX 78563
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4589R , Serial Number: 28-21335, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 12/21/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Clifton J Skilbred, Po Box 196, Linn, TX 78563
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R44 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540F1 SERIE (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7197J , Serial Number: 1059, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 05/10/2001
    Registrant (Corporation): Hartland Helicopters LLC, Po Box 136, Linn, TX 78563
  • Aircraft: JOHN M EAST SAFARI 400 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROSPORT O-360 A2A (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 956PM , Serial Number: CH1502, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/2015
    Registrant (Corporation): Hartland Helicopters LLC, Po Box 136, Linn, TX 78563

Linn compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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