Los Fresnos, Texas

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Population in 2017: 7,830 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +73.5%
Males: 3,857  (49.3%)
Females: 3,973  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

28.8 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78566.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,463 (it was $25,793 in 2000)
Los Fresnos:

$36,463
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $14,219 (it was $9,507 in 2000)

Los Fresnos city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $101,200 (it was $52,800 in 2000)
Los Fresnos:

$101,200
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $113,338; detached houses: $108,015

Median gross rent in 2017: $800.

March 2019 cost of living index in Los Fresnos: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 33.5%
(28.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.9% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Los Fresnos, TX (2010)
    • 4,89088.2%Hispanic
    • 61611.1%White alone
    • 110.2%Black alone
    • 90.2%Two or more races
    • 70.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.07%Asian alone
    • 30.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.04%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 29 registered sex offenders living in Los Fresnos, Texas as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Los Fresnos is 222 to 1.


Crime rates in Los Fresnos by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(19.3)
1
(18.7)
1
(18.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(35.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(34.9)
3
(51.7)
1
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.8)
2
(25.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.3)
1
(17.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.2)
1
(14.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(38.6)
3
(56.2)
3
(54.9)
1
(18.3)
12
(212.1)
17
(298.0)
28
(494.8)
10
(174.3)
4
(69.0)
18
(286.3)
32
(486.5)
40
(595.6)
40
(503.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
17
(328.1)
31
(580.6)
20
(366.0)
18
(329.1)
40
(707.1)
49
(859.0)
21
(371.1)
21
(366.0)
47
(810.3)
24
(381.7)
12
(182.5)
27
(402.0)
10
(125.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
83
(1,602)
63
(1,180)
69
(1,263)
57
(1,042)
83
(1,467)
66
(1,157)
103
(1,820)
134
(2,336)
106
(1,828)
102
(1,622)
164
(2,494)
174
(2,591)
115
(1,447)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(57.9)
4
(74.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(106.1)
4
(70.1)
2
(35.3)
3
(52.3)
5
(86.2)
1
(15.9)
3
(45.6)
2
(29.8)
7
(88.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(77.2)
2
(37.5)
1
(18.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(52.6)
1
(17.7)
1
(17.4)
1
(17.2)
1
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)114.8125.7101.773.9192.7171.6200.6191.2191.9162.8218.0281.6194.5

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City-data.com crime index in Los Fresnos, TX

Crime rate in Los Fresnos detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 25 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.74
Texas average:

2.05
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Ancestries: American (5.0%), English (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 23 feet

Land area: 2.41 square miles.

Population density: 3,243 people per square mile   (average).

Los Fresnos, Texas map

1,567 residents are foreign born (24.2% Latin America).

This city:

24.3%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,173 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,946 (2.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brownsville, TX (9.9 miles , pop. 139,722).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (115.6 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (242.1 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Indian Lake, TX (1.3 miles ),
Orason, TX (1.4 miles),
Chula Vista-Orason, TX (1.5 miles ),
Chula Vista, TX (1.5 miles ),
Laureles, TX (1.7 miles ),
Del Mar Heights, TX (1.9 miles ),
Olmito, TX (2.3 miles ),
Rancho Viejo, TX (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 26.07 N, Longitude: 97.48 W

Area code: 956

Distribution of median household income in Los Fresnos, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Los Fresnos, TX in 2017

Property values in Los Fresnos, TX

Los Fresnos satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 55 buildings, average cost: $52,400
  • 1998: 76 buildings, average cost: $51,100
  • 1999: 56 buildings, average cost: $52,400
  • 2000: 43 buildings, average cost: $50,500
  • 2001: 40 buildings, average cost: $50,300
  • 2002: 57 buildings, average cost: $36,700
  • 2003: 55 buildings, average cost: $52,300
  • 2004: 49 buildings, average cost: $56,800
  • 2005: 45 buildings, average cost: $61,600
  • 2006: 45 buildings, average cost: $37,600
  • 2007: 56 buildings, average cost: $57,900
  • 2008: 40 buildings, average cost: $76,900
  • 2009: 14 buildings, average cost: $99,400
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2011: 23 buildings, average cost: $75,100
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 2013: 50 buildings, average cost: $76,600
  • 2014: 50 buildings, average cost: $92,900
  • 2015: 42 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2016: 48 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2017: 20 buildings, average cost: $95,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Los Fresnos, TX residents
Average permit cost in Los Fresnos, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.5%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +1,705 (+60.7%).
Most common industries in Los Fresnos, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (16.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.9%)
  • Health care (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
  • Apparel (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.1%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.9%)
  • Utilities (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (24.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.2%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Apparel (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Los Fresnos, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.7%)
  • Cashiers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (3.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.3%)

Average climate in Los Fresnos, Texas

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Los Fresnos, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.7. This is about average.

City:

73.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 23.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.89. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.89
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00388. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00388
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Los Fresnos-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 89% 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 297.7 miles away from Los Fresnos 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 193.5 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 119.1 miles away from Los Fresnos 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 462.0 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 199.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 201.2 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 Cameron County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Los Fresnos topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Los Fresnos:

  • VALLEY CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF SOUTH TEXAS (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • BROWNSVILLE SURGICAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • SOUTH TEXAS REHABILTATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • VALLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • NRI BROWNSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)

Airports located in Los Fresnos:

Amtrak stations near Los Fresnos:

  • 13 miles: BROWNSVILLE (1134 E. ST. CHARLES) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.
  • 16 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

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

  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 13 miles; Brownsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 16 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 46 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 50 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 104 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 115 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 118 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

Public high schools in Los Fresnos:

Public elementary/middle schools in Los Fresnos:

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Library in Los Fresnos:

  • ETHEL L WHIPPLE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $187,050; Location: 402 W OCEAN BLVD; 29,581 books; 105 audio materials; 1,298 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 28 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Los Fresnos: Los Fresnos Fire Department (A), Los Fresnos Police Department (B), Ethel L Whipple Memorial Library (C), Los Fresnos Ambulance Service (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Los Fresnos include: Church of Christ (A), First Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Agua Negra (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Burlingame Bro-Mat Tour CO (Tours & Charters; 300 East 6th Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Casa Real Motel (906 West Ocean Boulevard) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Cameron 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:

3.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

84.9%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.1%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
6 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Los Fresnos (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Los Fresnos Branch at 203 North Arroyo Boulevard, branch established on 1928/10/04. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First Community Bank, National Association: Los Fresnos Banking Center Branch at 205 E Ocean Blvd., branch established on 2002/12/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $206.0 mil, Deposits: $185.8 mil, headquarters in San Benito, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: First San Benito Bancshares Corporation
  • First National Bank: , Los Fresnos Branch at 1002 West Ocean Boulevard, branch established on 2006/12/21. Info updated 2007/09/20: Bank assets: $3,517.0 mil, Deposits: $2,598.8 mil, headquarters in Edinburg, TX, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 58 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bank Group, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Los Fresnos:

Marital status in Los Fresnos, TX
  • Never married: 32.7%
  • Now married: 51.1%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

For population 25 years and over in Los Fresnos:

  • High school or higher: 64.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.5
Texas average:

14.0

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

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Religion statistics for Los Fresnos, TX (based on Cameron County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic137,88938
Evangelical Protestant47,744225
Other9,11533
Mainline Protestant7,25832
None204,214-
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: 47
Here:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Cameron County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 133
This county:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 223
Cameron County:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Cameron County:

25.4%
Texas:

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

18.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.9%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Los Fresnos:

28.5
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Los Fresnos:

22.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Los Fresnos:

10.5%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Los Fresnos:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

54.3%
State:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.3%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Los Fresnos, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 17$72,020$50,8380$0
Financial Administration 7$19,696$33,7650$0
Police - Other 7$16,857$28,8980$0
Water Supply 4$14,953$44,8590$0
Other Government Administration 3$14,984$59,9360$0
Parks and Recreation 3$5,677$22,7089$1,898
Local Libraries 3$14,953$59,8120$0
Judicial and Legal 2$6,233$37,3981$941
Sewerage 2$5,157$30,9420$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,566$30,7920$0
Welfare 1$1,825$21,9000$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 50$174,921$41,98110$2,839

Los Fresnos government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $652,000 ($83.27)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,158,000 ($147.89)
    Sewerage: $570,000 ($72.80)
    Water Utilities: $555,000 ($70.88)
    Financial Administration: $470,000 ($60.03)
    Health - Other: $211,000 ($26.95)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $210,000 ($26.82)
    Libraries: $159,000 ($20.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $159,000 ($20.31)
    Regular Highways: $98,000 ($12.52)
    General - Other: $65,000 ($8.30)
    Local Fire Protection: $31,000 ($3.96)
    Solid Waste Management: $25,000 ($3.19)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($0.77)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $232,000 ($29.63)
    Corporate Bonds: $170,000 ($21.71)
    Benefit Payments: $155,000 ($19.80)
    Withdrawals: $17,000 ($2.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $129,000 ($16.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($1.28)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($0.38)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,826,000 ($233.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $44,000 ($5.62)

Los Fresnos government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $594,000 ($75.86)
    Other: $106,000 ($13.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000 ($11.11)
  • Employee Retirement - From Other Governments: $117,000 ($14.94)
    Earnings on Investments (calculated): $25,000 ($3.19)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $552,000 ($70.50)
    General Revenue - Other: $267,000 ($34.10)
    Interest Earnings: $93,000 ($11.88)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $723,000 ($92.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $178,000 ($22.73)
    Water Utilities: $126,000 ($16.09)
    Other: $17,000 ($2.17)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($0.13)
  • Tax - Property: $1,014,000 ($129.50)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $599,000 ($76.50)
    Public Utilities Sales: $221,000 ($28.22)
    Other License: $46,000 ($5.87)
    Other Selective Sales: $24,000 ($3.07)

Los Fresnos government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,968,000 ($379.05)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,815,000 ($359.51)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $153,000 ($19.54)

Los Fresnos government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,067,000 ($263.98)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $160,000 ($20.43)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,001,000 ($383.27)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $223,000 ($28.48)

3.29% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,568 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.29%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,067 average AGI)
Cameron County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hidalgo County, TX  0.54% ($40,000 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.32% ($34,480)
from Bexar County, TX  0.19% ($38,656)


3.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.99%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($699 average AGI)
Cameron County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hidalgo County, TX  0.63% ($38,428 average AGI)
to Bexar County, TX  0.40% ($43,022)
to Harris County, TX  0.38% ($33,006)
Businesses in Los Fresnos, TX
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AutoZone1Subway1
Cricket Wireless3U-Haul2

Strongest AM radio stations in Los Fresnos:

  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Los Fresnos:

  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KMBH-FM (88.9 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KNVO-FM (101.1 FM; PORT ISABEL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBNR (88.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KESO (92.7 FM; SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX; Owner: ALTERNATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KZSP (95.3 FM; SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX; Owner: ALTERNATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)

TV broadcast stations around Los Fresnos:

  • K64FM (Channel 64; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: BROWNSVILLE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KZAV-LP (Channel 20; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXIV-LP (Channel 17; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
Los Fresnos fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Los Fresnos fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Los Fresnos)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Los Fresnos, TX)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (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:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Los Fresnos)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CONSOLIDATED VULTEE BT-13 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1098V , Serial Number: 6945, Year manufactured: 1942
    Registrant (Individual): Sam D Jr Hughston, Bx 365, Los Fresnos, TX 78566
  • Aircraft: NAVAL AIRCRAFT FACTORY N3N-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: WRIGHT 760A B D E&ET (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 45180 , Serial Number: 2682, Year manufactured: 1941
    Registrant (Individual): Sam Jr Hughston, , Los Fresnos, TX 78566
  • Aircraft: CONSOLIDATED VULTEE BT-13A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 69713 , Serial Number: 10349, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): Sam D Jr Hughston, Box 365, Los Fresnos, TX 78566
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1118F , Serial Number: 17254713, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 06/11/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 11/15/2003
    Registrant (Corporation): Ecological Services International, 41786 Fm 510, Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/11/2019
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3126M , Serial Number: 12-2004, Year manufactured: 1947
    Registrant (Individual): Roy A Rt 1 French, Care Gray Farms, Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 08/02/2018
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7GC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9919Y , Serial Number: 7GCB113, Year manufactured: 1961
    Registrant (Individual): Guadalupe Gomez, Po Box 67, Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 08/23/2018
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7GC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9945Y , Serial Number: 7GCBA13, Year manufactured: 1962
    Registrant (Individual): Guadalupe V Gomez, Po Box 67, Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/24/2017

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 ORIGINATED8$134,2136$90,4809$120,7931$38,4802$125,405
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$101,5301$69,5402$181,2700$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$163,1900$05$106,0726$27,3520$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$88,3154$76,8431$111,7300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$122,3900$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0124.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$96,583
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$62,120
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0124.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Los Fresnos, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Los Fresnos, TX - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 63. The highest number of fire incidents - 182 took place in 2004, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Los Fresnos, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (73.4%), and Structure Fires (11.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Los Fresnos, TX
    • 78373.4%Outside Fires
    • 12211.4%Structure Fires
    • 847.9%Other
    • 787.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Los Fresnos, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Los Fresnos, Texas:

  • Knights Inn & Suites, 906 W Ocean Blvd, Los Fresnos, Texas 78566 , Phone: (956) 233-1133, Fax: (956) 233-1244
  • los fresnos inn, 906 W Ocean Blvd, Los fresnos, Texas 78566 , Phone: (956) 233-1133
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Los Fresnos, Texas
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Los Fresnos, TX
  • 94.9%Electricity
  • 4.2%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Los Fresnos, TX
  • 89.9%Electricity
  • 10.1%Utility gas


Los Fresnos compared to Texas state average:

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

Los Fresnos on our top lists:

  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28 (population 5,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: personal care and service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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