Los Ebanos, Texas

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Population in 2010: 335. Population change since 2000: -16.9%
Males: 226  (67.7%)
Females: 109  (32.3%)
Median resident age:  46.4 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 78565.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $10,281 (it was $7,066 in 2000)
Los Ebanos:

$10,281
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $12,458 (it was $6,240 in 2000)

Los Ebanos CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $37,681 (it was $35,800 in 2000)
Los Ebanos:

$37,681
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $35,885; Detached houses: $35,398
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  • Races in Los Ebanos, TX (2010)

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    • 32998.2%Hispanic
    • 61.8%White alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Los Ebanos: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.57 square miles.

Population density: 592 people per square mile   (low).

Los Ebanos, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Los Ebanos:

  • High school or higher: 40.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.7%
  • Unemployed: 27.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Los Ebanos CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 33.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 34.2%
  • Divorced: 32.2%

38 residents are foreign born (22.8% Latin America).

This place:

22.8%
Texas:

16.7%

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

Los Ebanos CDP:  0.6% ($199)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
Los Ebanos satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McAllen, TX (20.2 miles , pop. 106,414).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (125.9 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (221.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Cuevitas, TX (1.3 miles) , Sullivan City, TX (1.5 miles ), Nina, TX (1.7 miles) , Quesada, TX (1.7 miles) , Havana, TX (1.9 miles ), La Joya, TX (2.2 miles ), La Grulla, TX (2.4 miles ), East Alto Bonito, TX (2.5 miles ).

Latitude: 26.24 N, Longitude: 98.56 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Los Ebanos household income distribution Los Ebanos home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care (31%)
  • Food and beverage stores (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (19%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Educational services (74%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (13%)
  • Health care (13%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations (31%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (19%)
  • Cashiers (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Plant and system operators (16%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (74%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (13%)
  • Bus drivers (13%)

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

Average climate in Los Ebanos, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Los Ebanos-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 83% 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 331.5 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 404.4 miles away from Los Ebanos 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 179.6 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 106.6 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) earthquake occurred 187.8 miles away from Los Ebanos 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 187.0 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).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Los Ebanos:

  • AIMA HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; MISSION, TX)
  • A NEW HOPE HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; MISSION, TX)
  • HIGH POINT HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; MISSION, TX)
  • MASES HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; MISSION, TX)
  • ALL CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MISSION, TX)
  • ARISE HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MISSION, TX)
  • HOSANNA HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MISSION, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Los Ebanos:

  • South Texas College (about 20 miles; McAllen, TX; Full-time enrollment: 19,701)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 25 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 56 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 72 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 99 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Laredo Community College (about 106 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 9,743)
  • Texas A & M International University (about 107 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 5,203)

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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 2013 was 53.6. This is better than average.

City:

53.6
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 32.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.2%
(18.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  71.8%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

21.9
Texas average:

14.3

Los Ebanos travel time to work - commute Los Ebanos mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Los Ebanos 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

51.0%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.9%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Los Ebanos:

28.2
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Los Ebanos:

17.6%
State:

21.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Los Ebanos:

33.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

58.4%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.2%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Los Ebanos, TX Residents

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 Los Ebanos:

  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, TX; Owner: BRAVO BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, 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.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Los Ebanos:

  • KQBO (103.1 FM; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SOUND INVESTMENTS UNLIMITED, INC.)
  • KQXX-FM (105.5 FM; MISSION, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KCAS (91.5 FM; MCCOOK, TX; Owner: FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH INC)
  • KHID (88.1 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Los Ebanos:

  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSFE-LP (Channel 67; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)

Los Ebanos fatal accident list:

Dec 7, 2003 07:35 PM, Felixmartinez, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KA5NQB, Licensee ID: L00319884, Grant Date: 08/22/2007, Expiration Date: 11/10/2017, Registrant: Frank M Whatley, Los Ebanos, TX 78565

Most common first names in Los Ebanos, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Jose1365.8 years
Maria1376.7 years
Juan669.0 years
Pedro481.8 years
Gilberto370.7 years
Antonio373.3 years
Francisca389.0 years
Jesus368.3 years
Manuel375.6 years
Miguel373.3 years
Most common last names in Los Ebanos, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Flores5574.2 years
Garza2376.1 years
Salinas1779.6 years
Garcia1073.6 years
Munoz1053.5 years
Pena969.8 years
Rivas580.0 years
Villalon585.4 years
Cantu477.8 years
Palacios478.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (86%)
  • Utility gas (14%)

Los Ebanos compared to Texas state average:

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