Lolita, Texas

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Population in 2010: 555. Population change since 2000: +1.3%
Males: 269  (48.6%)
Females: 286  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 77971.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $19,139 (it was $42,065 in 2000)
Lolita:

$19,139
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,628 (it was $16,148 in 2000)

Lolita CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $107,297 (it was $44,200 in 2000)
Lolita:

$107,297
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $98,590; Detached houses: $109,387; Mobile homes: $72,564; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $68,029
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Lolita races chart
  • White alone - 331 (59.6%)
  • Hispanic - 213 (38.4%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (1.3%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lolita: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (20.2%), French (13.9%), English (9.8%), Irish (9.0%), Italian (3.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.60 square miles.

Population density: 214 people per square mile   (very low).

Lolita,TX real estate house value index trend

Lolita, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Lolita:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lolita CDP:

  • Never married: 8.1%
  • Now married: 29.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 48.2%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

31 residents are foreign born

This place:  14.0%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Lolita, Texas as of May 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Lolita to the number of sex offenders is 111 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,066 (0.7%)

Lolita satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (27.3 miles , pop. 60,603).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (92.0 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (94.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Vanderbilt, TX (2.1 miles ), La Ward, TX (2.2 miles) , Point Comfort, TX (3.3 miles ), Edna, TX (3.4 miles ), Edna-Cordele, TX (3.4 miles ), Ganado, TX (3.8 miles ), Inez, TX (3.9 miles ), Port Lavaca, TX (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 28.84 N, Longitude: 96.54 W

Area code: 361

Lolita household income distribution Lolita home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.3%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (20%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (16%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (9%)
  • Electricians (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (18%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (18%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6%)

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

Average climate in Lolita, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lolita-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 8% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/9/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the Lolita place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 12/24/1975, a category F3 tornado 12.9 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Lolita-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 95.8 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 90.5 miles away from Lolita 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 422.4 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 383.1 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) earthquake occurred 120.3 miles away from Lolita center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 391.8 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 Jackson County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lolita topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lolita:

  • SOUTHBROOKE MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; EDNA, TX)
  • SOUTHBROOKE MANOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; EDNA, TX)
  • EDNA DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; EDNA, TX)
  • GANADO NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER LLC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GANADO, TX)
  • JACKSON COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; GANADO, TX)
  • COASTAL HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PORT LAVACA, TX)
  • PORT LAVACA NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PORT LAVACA, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lolita:

  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 27 miles; Victoria, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,110)
  • Victoria College (about 27 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • Wharton County Junior College (about 44 miles; Wharton, TX; FT enrollment: 5,009)
  • Brazosport College (about 71 miles; Lake Jackson, TX; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Coastal Bend College (about 79 miles; Beeville, TX; FT enrollment: 2,880)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 86 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • Alvin Community College (about 88 miles; Alvin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,953)
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Notable location: Lolita Volunteer Fire Department and Emergency Medical Services (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Jackson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households

Lolita compared to Texas state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Lolita travel time to work - commute Lolita mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (61%)
  • Utility gas (39%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lolita CDP (based on Jackson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.43%
Here: 72.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristLutheran Church
Adherents42.8%31.9%9.7%5.4%2.6%
Congregations12.9%25.8%16.1%19.4%3.2%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaPresbyterian Church (USA)Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.5%2.2%1.4%1.0%0.5%
Congregations3.2%6.5%3.2%3.2%6.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Jackson County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Jackson County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Jackson County:

9.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

7.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

27.7%
Texas:

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

17.4%
State:

15.7%

6.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,029 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.29%
Texas average:

7.14%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Victoria County, TX  1.22% ($33,017 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.59% ($26,103)
from Wharton County, TX  0.45% ($37,409)


6.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,094 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.90%
Texas average:

6.69%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Victoria County, TX  2.39% ($42,025 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.47% ($22,000)
to Calhoun County, TX  0.32% ($41,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lolita:

  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • DKFCC (1270 AM; 3 kW; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: CHAMELEON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lolita:

  • KIOX-FM (96.9 FM; EL CAMPO, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXGJ (101.7 FM; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIXS (107.9 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSQ (94.5 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZAM (104.7 FM; GANADO, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTXN-FM (98.7 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: COSMOPOLITAN ENTERPRISES OF VICTORIA)
  • KITE (93.3 FM; PORT LAVACA, TX; Owner: VICTORIA RADIOWORKS, LTD.)
  • KGUL (96.1 FM; EDNA, TX; Owner: LAGRANGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMKS (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: SANDLIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KVIC (95.1 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: VICTORIA RADIO WORKS, LTD.)
  • KLUB (106.9 FM; BLOOMINGTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZRC (92.5 FM; MARKHAM, TX; Owner: LBR ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KXBJ (89.3 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION OF VICTORIA, INC.)
  • KVRT (90.7 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SOUTH TX PUBLIC B/CSTNG SYSTEM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lolita:

  • KVCT (Channel 19; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SURTSEY PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • KAVU-TV (Channel 25; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KUNU-LP (Channel 21; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KVTX-LP (Channel 45; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KXTS-LP (Channel 41; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBGS-LP (Channel 51; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KCPV-LP (Channel 57; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)

Lolita fatal accident list:

Jul 24, 2009 02:15 AM, Fm616, Fm1593, Lat: 28.84158, Lon: -96.54265, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 2, 1997 04:02 PM, Fm616, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lolita)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Formosa Plastics Lolita Plant 3 Mi S On Fm 1593 (Lat: 28.800278 Lon: -96.554417), Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: KNDR941
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.237 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/09/2012, Expiration Date: 05/22/2022
    Registrant: Lavaca-Navidad River Authority, 4631 Fm3131, Edna, TX 77962, Phone: (361) 782-5229, Fax: (361) 782-5310, Email:
  • Mp 246.8 1.8 Mi W (Lat: 28.843889 Lon: -96.509417), Type: Building, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WNHI329
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.410 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/15/1996, Expiration Date: 11/15/2001, Cancellation Date: 11/01/2001, Certifier: W G Howard
    Registrant: B & R Consultants Inc, 11393 Se 119th Dr, Clackamas, OR 97015, Fax: (503) 698-1520
  • Lat: 28.791222 Lon: -96.546778, Call Sign: WQFZ475
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.497 MHz, 151.527 MHz, 151.542 MHz, 151.557 MHz, 151.572 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/15/2006, Expiration Date: 11/15/2016, Certifier: Robert B Coen
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Lolita, 2 Miles Sw (Lat: 28.815278 Lon: -96.556667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Call Sign: WEF810
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHz, 6645.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/26/2009, Expiration Date: 09/22/2019
    Registrant: Equistar Chemicals, 5761 Underwood Rd, Bayport Plant, Ops. Bld, Pasadena, TX 77507, Phone: (281) 474-0776, Email:
  • 2.5 Mi South (Lat: 28.801917 Lon: -96.552750), Overall height: 313.6 m, Call Sign: WHY493
    Assigned Frequencies: 6925.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/14/1992, Cancellation Date: 05/07/2010
    Registrant: Smithwick & Belendiuk, P.C., 5028 Wisconsin Avenue, Sw, Suite 301, Washington, DC 20016, Phone: (202) 363-4050, Fax: (202) 363-4266, Email:

Most common first names in Lolita, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary977.9 years
William777.7 years
James566.2 years
Roy575.8 years
Willie468.8 years
George483.5 years
Charles372.4 years
Frank357.0 years
Florence374.3 years
Ruth378.0 years
Most common last names in Lolita, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Thedford1178.0 years
Allen575.4 years
Jones578.6 years
Moody586.4 years
Johnson475.7 years
Hamilton474.5 years
Frels378.3 years
Deyton372.7 years
Clement391.0 years
Klaus378.0 years
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