Lyford, Texas

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Population in 2014: 2,589 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +31.2%
Males: 1,419  (54.8%)
Females: 1,170  (45.2%)
Median resident age:  31.4 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78569.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,482 (it was $25,521 in 2000)
Lyford:

$23,482
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $10,765 (it was $8,684 in 2000)

Lyford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $39,528 (it was $28,300 in 2000)
Lyford:

$39,528
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $563.

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  • Races in Lyford, TX (2010)

    Lyford races chart
    • 2,43693.3%Hispanic
    • 1606.1%White alone
    • 50.2%Black alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.04%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lyford: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 36 feet

Land area: 1.07 square miles.

Population density: 2,420 people per square mile   (low).

Lyford,TX real estate house value index trend

Lyford, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Lyford:

  • High school or higher: 58.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 14.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lyford city:

  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 5.6%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 6.3%

423 residents are foreign born (16.0% Latin America).

This city:

16.0%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Lyford, Texas as of December 02, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Lyford to the number of sex offenders is 436 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $721 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $598 (1.7%)

Lyford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Harlingen, TX (16.2 miles , pop. 57,564).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (95.2 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (214.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Lyford South, TX (0.9 miles) , Bausell and Ellis, TX (1.3 miles) , Zapata Ranch, TX (2.0 miles) , Sebastian, TX (2.2 miles ), Raymondville, TX (2.2 miles ), Ranchette Estates, TX (2.3 miles) , Los Angeles Subdivision, TX (2.4 miles) , Yznaga, TX (2.7 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $19,400
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $32,600
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $67,900
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $46,000
  • 2014: 18 buildings, average cost: $76,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 26.41 N, Longitude: 97.79 W

Area code: 956

Lyford household income distribution Lyford home values distribution

Crime rates in Lyford by Year
Type 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.0N/A0.0
Robberies 11001
per 100,000 39.937.50.00.038.7
Assaults 13613
per 100,000 39.9112.5227.038.3116.2
Burglaries 272013185
per 100,000 1,076.1750.2491.9689.4193.7
Thefts 219102211
per 100,000 837.0337.6378.4842.6426.2
Auto thefts 10340
per 100,000 39.90.0113.5153.20.0
Arson 13000
per 100,000 39.9112.50.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 253.0) 137.3103.9108.3106.068.2

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Crime rate in Lyford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

11.5%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Utilities (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Lyford, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lyford-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.9 miles away from the Lyford city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 24.5 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lyford-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 85% 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 325.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 167.2 miles away from Lyford 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 432.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.8 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) earthquake occurred 174.1 miles away from Lyford 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 173.4 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 Willacy County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lyford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lyford:

  • RETAMA MANOR NURSING CENTER/RAYMONDVILLE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; RAYMONDVILLE, TX)
  • WILLACY COUNTY GROUP HOME (Hospital, about 5 miles away; RAYMONDVILLE, TX)
  • DOMINION COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 15 miles away; HARLINGEN, TX)
  • BRIO HOME HEALTH AGENCY LLC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; ELSA, TX)
  • US RENAL CARE DELTA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; ELSA, TX)
  • VICKI ROY HOME HEALTH CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; HARLINGEN, TX)
  • ALL HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; HARLINGEN, TX)

Amtrak station near Lyford:

  • 17 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lyford:

  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 16 miles; Harlingen, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 25 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 32 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 41 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 78 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 95 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 97 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

Public high school in Lyford:

  • LYFORD H S (Students: 448, Location: 8125 W HIGH SCHOOL CIR, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Lyford:

  • LYFORD EL (Students: 785, Location: 452 HIGH SCHOOL CIR, Grades: PK-5)
  • LYFORD MIDDLE (Location: 12820 GLENN LOFTON, Grades: 6-8)
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Notable location: Lyford Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Willacy 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 57.0. This is better than average.

City:

57.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 9.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.99
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 46.4%
(10.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  83.6%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.0%
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: 0.4% of all households

Lyford, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.9
Texas average:

14.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Lyford city (based on Willacy County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic11,0106
Evangelical Protestant1,61422
Mainline Protestant8068
Other3372
None8,367-
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: 1
Willacy County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Willacy County:

0.49 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

3.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Willacy County:

27.6%
Texas:

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

18.0%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.9%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lyford:

44.4%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Lyford:

29.0
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lyford:

22.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.5%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

51.2%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.1%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lyford, 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
Financial Administration 4$9,181$27,5430$0
Judicial and Legal 1$1,506$18,0720$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$3,898$23,3881$1,280
Streets and Highways 1$1,360$16,3200$0
Health 1$1,741$20,8920$0
Sewerage 3$4,301$17,2040$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,439$17,2680$0
Water Supply 2$3,898$23,3880$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$673
Totals for Government 15$27,324$21,8592$1,953

Lyford government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Housing & Community Development: $555,000 ($214.37)
    Water Utilities: $134,000 ($51.76)
    General - Other: $102,000 ($39.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $97,000 ($37.47)
    Sewerage: $70,000 ($27.04)
    Fire Protection: $25,000 ($9.66)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $182,000 ($70.30)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($3.09)

Lyford government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,000 ($0.77)
    All Other: $2,000 ($0.77)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $555,000 ($214.37)
    Water Utilities: $57,000 ($22.02)
    All Other: $30,000 ($11.59)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $32,000 ($12.36)
    General Revenue, NEC: $15,000 ($5.79)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $403,000 ($155.66)
  • Tax - Property: $147,000 ($56.78)
    Public Utilities: $66,000 ($25.49)
    Total General Sales: $26,000 ($10.04)

Lyford government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $110,000 ($42.49)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $100,000 ($38.62)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($3.86)

Lyford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,067,000 ($412.13)

5.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,767 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
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 Cameron County, TX  1.50% ($27,549 average AGI)
from Hidalgo County, TX  1.15% ($24,600)
from Harris County, TX  0.23% ($19,929)


5.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,885 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
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 Cameron County, TX  1.97% ($30,050 average AGI)
to Hidalgo County, TX  1.13% ($31,464)
to Harris County, TX  0.24% ($24,733)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lyford:

  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • 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 Lyford:

  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILM (102.1 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: BMP 102.1 FM, LP)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KTER (90.7 FM; RUDOLPH, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KMBH-FM (88.9 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lyford:

  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KMAO-LP (Channel 50; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KRYM-LP (Channel 55; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: ALMA L. RODRIGUEZ)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K64FM (Channel 64; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: BROWNSVILLE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSFE-LP (Channel 67; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Lyford fatal accident list:

Apr 2, 2001 07:30 AM, Us-77, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 29, 2001 10:23 PM, Parkave, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 30, 1994 02:40 PM, 3rdstreet, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 6, 1994 02:10 AM, 77, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Mar 22, 1986 08:20 PM, Loop448, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 7, 1983 10:20 PM, 77, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 30, 1979 11:18 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 127m417ftTotal length
  • 17,700Total average daily traffic
  • 4,026Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lyford)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Jct Us Business 77 & Main St (Lat: 26.402028 Lon: -97.768056), Call Sign: KNDZ215, Licensee ID: L00113682
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.000 MHzGrant Date: 02/05/2013, Expiration Date: 11/27/2022Registrant: City Of Lyford, Lyford, TX 78569-0310, Phone: (956) 347-3512
  • 1/2 Mi S Of 490 & 2099 (Lat: 26.445889 Lon: -97.708333), Structure height: 3 m, Call Sign: WNVF820
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.775 MHzGrant Date: 12/05/1995, Expiration Date: 01/16/2001, Cancellation Date: 03/18/2001Registrant: North Alamo Water Supply Corp, R 1 Box 130, Edinburg, TX 78539, Phone: (512) 464-7575

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • YTURRIA, 2.7 Sw Of Raymondville (Lat: 26.455056 Lon: -97.820528), Overall height: 98.8 m, Call Sign: WMR837
    Assigned Frequencies: 2124.80 MHzGrant Date: 02/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2007, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: Cingular Wireless LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7506, Fax: (469) 229-7295, Email:
  • LYFORD, 1.15 Miles North Of 2629 On Hwy 77 (Lat: 26.359556 Lon: -97.785417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.6 m, Call Sign: WQSU847
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 11/19/2013, Expiration Date: 11/19/2023, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • YTURRIA, 2.7 Mi Sw Of Raymondville (Lat: 26.455056 Lon: -97.820944), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 99.1 m, Overall height: 102.1 m, Call Sign: WQSU977
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHzGrant Date: 11/20/2013, Expiration Date: 11/20/2023, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • YTURRIA, La Sal Windmill Road (Lat: 26.567694 Lon: -97.772167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 58.8 m, Overall height: 59.7 m, Call Sign: WHS979, Licensee ID: L00209325
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6315.84 MHz, 6315.84 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 03/13/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/07/2005, Certifier: Henry A ThomasRegistrant: Corban Communications, Inc.

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 8 Mi. East Of Lyford (Lat: 26.382833 Lon: -97.671917), Call Sign: KLB559, Licensee ID: L00035991
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.540 MHz, 152.540 MHz, 152.780 MHz, 152.780 MHz, 152.690 MHz, 152.690 MHzExpiration Date: 07/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/05/1999Registrant: Valley Telephone Cooperative, Inc., 480 South 6th Street, Raymondville, TX 78580

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB0VWG, Licensee ID: L00288995, Grant Date: 03/30/2006, Expiration Date: 04/02/2016, Certifier: Michael W Bourne, Registrant: Michael W Bourne, 16346 Fmrd 2629 #4, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Call Sign: KB5IWT, Licensee ID: L00221532, Grant Date: 05/18/2010, Expiration Date: 05/18/2020, Registrant: Virginia P Brabham, 9862 Bus Hwy 77, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Call Sign: KD5GLF, Grant Date: 02/26/1999, Expiration Date: 02/26/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/01/2011, Registrant: Rocky Guajardo, Rt 2 Box 214, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Call Sign: WA5ZRP, Licensee ID: L01080409, Grant Date: 11/03/2005, Expiration Date: 11/03/2015, Certifier: Charles C Brabham Jr, Registrant: Charles C Brabham Jr, Rt 2 Box 46, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Call Sign: KE5OGH, Licensee ID: L01282922, Grant Date: 05/11/2007, Expiration Date: 05/11/2017, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2007, Certifier: Roberta M Bourne, Registrant: Roberta M Bourne, 16346 Fm Rd 2629 Unit -4, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Call Sign: KB5VWG, Previous Call Sign: KE5OGH, Licensee ID: L01282922, Grant Date: 10/12/2007, Expiration Date: 10/12/2017, Certifier: Roberta M Bourne Mrs, Registrant: Roberta M Bourne, 16346 Fm Rd 2629 Unit 4, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Call Sign: KE5SLI, Licensee ID: L01364298, Grant Date: 01/30/2008, Expiration Date: 01/30/2018, Certifier: Charles D Brabham, Registrant: Charles D Brabham, Route 2 Box 46, Lyford, TX 78569

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1852P , Serial Number: 18-4101, Year manufactured: 1955, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/1956
    Registrant (Corporation): Bennack Flying Service Inc, 1288 Fm 1921, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Aircraft: AYRES CORPORATION S2R-G6 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AIRESEARCH TPE331 SERIES (904 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 4002U , Serial Number: G6-151DC, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 04/15/1999
    Registrant (Corporation): Bennack Flying Service Inc, 1288 Fm 1921, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL S-2R (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4205X , Serial Number: 1968R, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 05/09/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): Bennack Flying Service Inc, 1288 Fm 1921, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Aircraft: AYRES CORPORATION S2R-T34 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SER (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 6099T , Serial Number: T34-194, Year manufactured: 1993, Airworthiness Date: 04/08/1993
    Registrant (Corporation): Bennack Flying Service Inc, 1288 Fm 1921, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL S-2R (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 7794V , Serial Number: 2321R, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1977
    Registrant (Corporation): Bennack Flying Service Inc, 1288 Fm 1921, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL S-2R (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: P&W R1340 SERIES (600 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8475V , Serial Number: 2235R, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/30/1976
    Registrant (Corporation): Bennack Flying Service Inc, 1288 Fm 1921, Lyford, TX 78569
  • Aircraft: CALLAIR A-9 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 93 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9619Z , Serial Number: 1022, Year manufactured: 1963
    Registrant (Corporation): Perkins Aero Svc, Po Box 84, Lyford, TX 78569

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 7
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Lyford, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Maria2973.8 years
Jose2973.8 years
Mary1479.8 years
Guadalupe1371.9 years
Francisco1170.3 years
Pedro1179.2 years
Juan1072.3 years
James876.0 years
Manuel868.1 years
Charles880.7 years
Most common last names in Lyford, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cavazos3073.2 years
Garcia2874.2 years
Martinez2071.7 years
Gonzales1867.1 years
Garza1577.0 years
Cantu1473.1 years
Ramirez1274.0 years
Perez1275.9 years
Gonzalez1170.4 years
Rodriguez1175.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Utility gas (21%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Lyford compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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