Luling, Texas

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Population in 2017: 5,903 (97% urban, 3% rural).
Population change since 2000: +16.2%
 
Males: 2,837  (48.1%)
Females: 3,066  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

40.9 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78648.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $39,923 (it was $26,923 in 2000)
Luling:

$39,923
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,622 (it was $12,373 in 2000)

Luling city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $103,586 (it was $46,800 in 2000)
Luling:

$103,586
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $117,621; detached houses: $111,868; mobile homes: $168,459

Median gross rent in 2017: $690.

March 2019 cost of living index in Luling: 90.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 26.3%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.6% for Black residents, 35.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Luling, TX (2010)
    • 2,84652.6%Hispanic
    • 2,05938.1%White alone
    • 4307.9%Black alone
    • 430.8%Two or more races
    • 250.5%Asian alone
    • 50.09%American Indian alone
    • 30.06%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 76 registered sex offenders living in Luling, Texas as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Luling is 77 to 1.


Crime rates in Luling by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
2
(33.5)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(18.2)
3
(54.2)
2
(36.8)
3
(54.7)
3
(54.6)
3
(54.3)
2
(36.2)
4
(72.1)
3
(53.5)
4
(69.9)
2
(34.4)
4
(68.5)
6
(100.6)
5
(83.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(36.3)
9
(162.5)
1
(18.4)
5
(91.2)
7
(127.3)
7
(126.7)
1
(18.1)
4
(72.1)
5
(89.1)
3
(52.4)
4
(68.8)
2
(34.3)
3
(50.3)
4
(66.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
20
(363.2)
13
(234.7)
18
(330.8)
30
(547.1)
39
(709.2)
24
(434.3)
16
(289.6)
32
(576.7)
21
(374.2)
24
(419.4)
20
(343.9)
19
(325.5)
24
(402.5)
26
(434.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
44
(799.0)
63
(1,137)
50
(918.8)
55
(1,003)
69
(1,255)
64
(1,158)
33
(597.3)
32
(576.7)
18
(320.7)
20
(349.5)
16
(275.2)
21
(359.7)
13
(218.0)
17
(284.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
253
(4,594)
204
(3,683)
152
(2,793)
148
(2,699)
143
(2,600)
149
(2,696)
113
(2,045)
106
(1,910)
85
(1,515)
75
(1,311)
84
(1,445)
85
(1,456)
81
(1,359)
75
(1,254)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(217.9)
15
(270.8)
11
(202.1)
7
(127.7)
16
(291.0)
12
(217.2)
4
(72.4)
4
(72.1)
5
(89.1)
4
(69.9)
5
(86.0)
5
(85.6)
12
(201.3)
5
(83.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(54.5)
2
(36.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(36.5)
1
(18.2)
3
(54.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(36.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(34.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.8)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)355.2387.6293.3369.0438.8374.6221.7317.2234.5238.0200.9220.5328.9250.7

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City-data.com crime index in Luling, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 19 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Texas average:

2.04
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Ancestries: German (8.5%), American (4.8%), Czech (3.8%), English (1.8%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%), Irish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.84 square miles.

Population density: 1,539 people per square mile   (low).

Luling, Texas map

653 residents are foreign born (11.0% Latin America).

This city:

11.0%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,863 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,038 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Austin, TX (43.3 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (54.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Kingsbury, TX (3.2 miles ),
Staples, TX (3.7 miles ),
Lockhart, TX (3.7 miles ),
Thompsonville, TX (4.0 miles),
Martindale, TX (4.1 miles ),
Gonzales, TX (4.1 miles ),
Redwood, TX (4.3 miles ),
Geronimo, TX (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 29.68 N, Longitude: 97.65 W

Area code: 830

Distribution of median household income in Luling, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Luling, TX in 2017
Luling satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $60,100
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 1999: 42 buildings, average cost: $34,400
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $36,000
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2003: 17 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2006: 39 buildings, average cost: $44,400
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $68,200
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $91,800
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $82,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $68,000
  • 2014: 15 buildings, average cost: $78,400
  • 2015: 51 buildings, average cost: $79,900
  • 2016: 26 buildings, average cost: $86,400
  • 2017: 16 buildings, average cost: $102,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Luling, TX residents
Average permit cost in Luling, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Texas:

3.5%
Historical population in Luling, TX
Historical housing units in Luling, TX

Population change in the 1990s: +307 (+6.4%).
Most common industries in Luling, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.1%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Utilities (5.6%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
  • Health care (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.1%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Luling, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)

Average climate in Luling, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Luling-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 20% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/1/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Luling city center injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 tornado 28.6 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Luling-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 84% 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 66.7 miles away from Luling 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 345.2 miles away from Luling center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 296.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 57.7 miles away from Luling 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 58.5 miles away from Luling center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 138.1 miles away from Luling 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 Caldwell County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Luling topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Luling:

  • SETON EDGAR B DAVIS HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 130 HAYS STREET)
  • WARM SPRING SPECIALITY HOSPTIAL AT LULING (200 MEMORIAL DRIVE)
  • CARTWHEEL LODGE OF LULING (1105 N MAGNOLIA HWY 183)
  • HILLCREST MANOR (HWY 90 E)
  • HILLCREST MANOR NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (208 MAPLE ST)
  • LULING CARE CENTER (501 W AUSTIN ST)
  • OAKCREEK NURSING AND REHABILITATION (1105 N MAGNOLIA)

Airports and heliports located in Luling:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Luling:

  • Texas State University (about 23 miles; San Marcos, TX; Full-time enrollment: 29,202)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 39 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 43 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)
  • Austin Community College District (about 46 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 25,957)
  • University of the Incarnate Word (about 52 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 6,875)
  • St Philip's College (about 52 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)
  • Concordia University-Texas (about 53 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 2,192)

Public high school in Luling:

  • LULING H S (Students: 296, Location: 218 E TRAVIS, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Luling:

  • LULING PRI (Students: 395, Location: 118 BOWIE, Grades: PK-1)
  • LULING EL (Students: 316, Location: 122 E HOUSTON, Grades: 2-5)
  • GILBERT GERDES J H (Location: 214 E BOWIE ST, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Luling

Library in Luling:

  • JB NICKELLS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $122,421; Location: 215 S PECAN AVE; 18,687 books; 280 audio materials; 750 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 17 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Warm Springs Hospital has built a new facility in the city of Luling, TX
  • The Luling Public Library has been renamed, The Bryan Nickells Library. There is also a very old First Methodist community...just celebrated 125 years in 2005.
  • Warm Springs Hospital now resides next to the Edgar B Davis Hospital in Luling
  • Luling, TX has a large city cemetery on the near east side. (Lone Oak Cemetery is a tiny, historic cemetery) There is also a large Catholic Cemetery on the north side. Luling has a very old Catholic community...St. John's Catholic Church. There is also a Civic Cemetery and Jewish Cemetery

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Luling: Luling Fire Department Station 1 (A), Luling Fire Department Station 2 (B), Luling Emergency Medical Service (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Luling include: Taylor Methodist Church (A), Episcopal Church of the Annunciation (B), Martin Memorial Church of God in Christ (C), First Baptist Church (D), Central Baptist Church (E), Antioch Baptist Church (F), First Presbyterian Church (G), Bethel Tabernacle Pentecostal Church of God (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Lone Oak Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wolf Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Luling include: Southside Park (1), Northside Park (2), Longer Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Coachway Inn (Highway 90).

Birthplace of: Michael Dorn - Actor, Emory Bellard - Football coach, Robert L. Rutherford - General, Gene Cocreham - Major League Baseball pitcher, Riley Odoms - Football player, Tamron Hall - Television personality.

Caldwell 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:

2.8 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.1%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
173 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
153 people in nursing homes in 2000
4 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Luling (2011 data):

  • International Bank of Commerce: Luling Branch at 200 South Pecan Street, branch established on 1933/12/30. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $9,621.9 mil, Deposits: $6,548.8 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 197 total offices, Holding Company: International Bancshares Corporation
  • Sage Capital Bank, National Association: Luling Branch at 121 South Magnolia Street, branch established on 1934/04/01. Info updated 2010/01/13: Bank assets: $286.7 mil, Deposits: $258.4 mil, headquarters in Gonzales, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Anb Bancshares, Inc.
  • Citizens State Bank of Luling: Citizens State Bank Of Luling at 200 South Magnolia Avenue, branch established on 1914/01/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $57.9 mil, Deposits: $50.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Spector Holdings Limited Partnership

For population 15 years and over in Luling:

Marital status in Luling, TX
  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 42.6%
  • Separated: 4.5%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

For population 25 years and over in Luling:

  • High school or higher: 72.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.1
Texas average:

14.0

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

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Religion statistics for Luling, TX (based on Caldwell County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,94933
Catholic5,8943
Mainline Protestant2,78721
Black Protestant6394
Other272
None21,770-
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: 3
Here:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Caldwell County:

5.46 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.5%
State:

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

14.4%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Luling:

47.7%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Luling:

44.9%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Luling:

28.5
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.3%
State:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.5%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Luling:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.2%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Luling:

52.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.4%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Luling, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 14$42,923$36,7910$0
Other Government Administration 11$34,503$37,6400$0
Streets and Highways 9$20,017$26,6890$0
Water Supply 9$24,352$32,4690$0
Firefighters 8$26,114$39,1710$0
Police - Other 8$18,354$27,5310$0
Electric Power 6$18,684$37,3680$0
Parks and Recreation 5$12,483$29,9590$0
Judicial and Legal 2$5,203$31,2181$983
Local Libraries 2$4,377$26,2621$75
Sewerage 2$5,172$31,0320$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,194$26,3280$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 77$214,376$33,4092$1,058

Luling government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $435,000 ($73.69)
    Regular Highways: $95,000 ($16.09)
    Electric Utilities: $59,000 ($9.99)
    Libraries: $39,000 ($6.61)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $4,201,000 ($711.67)
    Police Protection: $1,204,000 ($203.96)
    Health - Other: $1,157,000 ($196.00)
    Central Staff Services: $652,000 ($110.45)
    Water Utilities: $645,000 ($109.27)
    Regular Highways: $566,000 ($95.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $535,000 ($90.63)
    Parks and Recreation: $524,000 ($88.77)
    Local Fire Protection: $450,000 ($76.23)
    Sewerage: $322,000 ($54.55)
    Financial Administration: $304,000 ($51.50)
    General - Other: $170,000 ($28.80)
    General Public Buildings: $166,000 ($28.12)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $114,000 ($19.31)
    Libraries: $95,000 ($16.09)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $60,000 ($10.16)
    Air Transportation: $1,000 ($0.17)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $68,000 ($11.52)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $135,000 ($22.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $93,000 ($15.75)
    Police Protection: $81,000 ($13.72)
    Regular Highways: $67,000 ($11.35)
    Local Fire Protection: $64,000 ($10.84)
    Water Utilities: $60,000 ($10.16)
    Sewerage: $41,000 ($6.95)
    Libraries: $39,000 ($6.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($2.54)
    Central Staff Services: $10,000 ($1.69)
    General Public Building: $6,000 ($1.02)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.51)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.34)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,683,000 ($454.51)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $101,000 ($17.11)

Luling government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $839,000 ($142.13)
    Sewerage: $740,000 ($125.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $713,000 ($120.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $19,000 ($3.22)
    Air Transportation: $6,000 ($1.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $258,000 ($43.71)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $204,000 ($34.56)
    Fines and Forfeits: $178,000 ($30.15)
    General Revenue - Other: $132,000 ($22.36)
    Donations From Private Sources: $54,000 ($9.15)
    Royalties: $29,000 ($4.91)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($3.05)
    Sale of Property: $8,000 ($1.36)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $6,743,000 ($1142.30)
    Water Utilities: $1,149,000 ($194.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $79,000 ($13.38)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($2.88)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $897,000 ($151.96)
    Property: $807,000 ($136.71)
    Public Utilities Sales: $105,000 ($17.79)
    Other License: $43,000 ($7.28)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($0.34)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.17)

Luling government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,605,000 ($949.52)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,380,000 ($911.40)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $225,000 ($38.12)

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

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $622,000 ($105.37)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,757,000 ($467.05)

9.76% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.76%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Travis County, TX  2.79% ($40,237 average AGI)
from Hays County, TX  2.41% ($36,721)
from Guadalupe County, TX  0.52% ($39,176)


8.54% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,425 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.54%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hays County, TX  2.30% ($38,627 average AGI)
to Travis County, TX  1.57% ($34,382)
to Guadalupe County, TX  0.55% ($34,429)
Businesses in Luling, TX
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx2Subway2
H&R Block1UPS1

Strongest AM radio stations in Luling:

  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KQQA (1530 AM; 10 kW; CREEDMOOR, TX; Owner: YELLOW ROSE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • WMOP (900 AM; 5 kW; OCALA, FL; Owner: FLORIDA SPORTSTALK, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Luling:

  • KQQT (106.3 FM; GONZALES, TX; Owner: CENTRAL TEXAS RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYI-FM (103.5 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KVET-FM (98.1 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXTN-FM (107.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KROX-FM (101.5 FM; BUDA, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KASE-FM (100.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAMX (94.7 FM; LULING, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KKMJ-FM (95.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY RADIO L.P.)
  • KMFA (89.5 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITOL BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION, INC)
  • KROM (92.9 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KSMG (105.3 FM; SEGUIN, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLBJ-FM (93.7 FM; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KISS-FM (99.5 FM; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K203CX (88.1 FM; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Luling:

  • KTXU-LP (Channel 38; SAN MARCOS, TX; Owner: GERALD G. BENAVIDES)
  • KENS-TV (Channel 5; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KTDF-LP (Channel 18; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: JOSEPH W. SHAFFER)
  • KRRT (Channel 35; KERRVILLE, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO (KRRT-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • KVDA (Channel 60; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KTBC (Channel 7; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KTBC LICENSE, INC.)
  • KABB (Channel 29; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KABB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WOAI-TV (Channel 4; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWEX-TV (Channel 41; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KWEX LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KSAT-TV (Channel 12; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, SAN ANTONIO, LP)
  • KSAA-LP (Channel 28; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KEYE-TV (Channel 42; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CBS STATIONS GROUP OF TEXAS L.P.)
  • KVUE (Channel 24; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KVUE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLRU (Channel 18; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: CAPITAL OF TEXAS PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COUNCIL)
  • KXTM-LP (Channel 21; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • KXAN-TV (Channel 36; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: KXAN, INC.)
  • KNVA (Channel 54; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: 54 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHCE (Channel 23; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SAN ANTONIO COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
Luling fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Luling fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 68Number of bridges
  • 1,791ft / 546mTotal length
  • $101,000Total costs
  • 448,566Total average daily traffic
  • 113,146Total average daily truck traffic
  • 552,848Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Luling, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 121930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 171970-1979
  • 51990-1999
  • 152000-2009
  • 62010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Luling, TX
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$120,7405$90,1065$121,6842$15,1502$55,2851$48,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$80,5400$01$55,8201$5,3200$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$107,9101$168,2503$124,3071$6,1100$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$74,5131$4,7800$01$21,260
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9607.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$146,9850$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$60,3401$46,780
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9607.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Luling, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Luling, 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 fires per year is 72. The highest number of fires - 118 took place in 2011, and the least - 50 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Luling, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (64.7%), and Structure Fires (15.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Luling, TX
    • 79764.7%Outside Fires
    • 19215.6%Structure Fires
    • 17514.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 685.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Luling, TX

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Luling, Texas:

  • Best Western Plus Longhorn Inn & Suites, 4120 E Pierce St, Luling, Texas 78648 , Phone: (830) 875-5442
  • LaQuinta Inn & Suites, 203 E Hwy 90, Luling, Texas 78648 , Phone: (830) 351-5320, Fax: (830) 351-5321
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Luling, Texas
Most common first names in Luling, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6676.9 years
Mary6580.8 years
James5575.0 years
William5077.7 years
Robert3273.7 years
Charles3176.6 years
Willie3077.8 years
George2777.0 years
Annie2682.3 years
Walter2678.8 years
Most common last names in Luling, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4380.0 years
Williams4277.4 years
Watts3376.8 years
Johnson2979.2 years
Moore2777.2 years
Brown2781.0 years
Gonzales2474.4 years
Davis2267.8 years
Jones2283.1 years
Carter2183.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Luling, TX
  • 52.4%Utility gas
  • 45.8%Electricity
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Luling, TX
  • 85.2%Electricity
  • 14.5%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Luling compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Luling on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in group homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards, hospices, and schools for the handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in long-term care (population 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
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