Mila Doce, Texas

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Population in 2010: 6,222. Population change since 2000: +26.8%
Males: 2,600  (41.8%)
Females: 3,622  (58.2%)
Median resident age:  19.6 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78570.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $23,671 (it was $15,944 in 2000)
Mila Doce:

$23,671
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $6,912 (it was $4,221 in 2000)

Mila Doce CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $42,597 (it was $29,900 in 2000)
Mila Doce:

$42,597
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $59,371; Detached houses: $60,308; Mobile homes: $51,418

Median gross rent in 2013: $461.

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  • Races in Mila Doce, TX (2010)

    Mila Doce races chart
    • 6,15398.9%Hispanic
    • 671.1%White alone
    • 10.02%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mila Doce: 80.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Polish (1.2%), Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.29 square miles.

Population density: 1,892 people per square mile   (low).

Mila Doce,TX real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Mila Doce:

  • High school or higher: 31.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 27.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mila Doce CDP:

  • Never married: 33.1%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 3.6%

2,079 residents are foreign born (35.1% Latin America).

This place:

35.1%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $782 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $707 (1.8%)

Mila Doce satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Hidalgo, TX (5.0 miles , pop. 102,051).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (110.8 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (226.0 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Olivarez, TX (1.5 miles ), Indian Hills, TX (1.7 miles ), Midway North, TX (2.1 miles ), Laguna Seca, TX (2.1 miles ), Weslaco, TX (2.1 miles ), Southeast Hidalgo, TX (2.2 miles ), Edcouch, TX (2.2 miles ), Heidelberg, TX (2.3 miles ).

Latitude: 26.22 N, Longitude: 97.96 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Mila Doce household income distribution Mila Doce home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (33%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (28%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Mila Doce, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Mila Doce-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.5 miles away from the Mila Doce place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 24.0 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mila Doce-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 316.1 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 179.4 miles away from Mila Doce 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 432.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 103.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 186.7 miles away from Mila Doce 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 185.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hidalgo County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mila Doce topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mila Doce:

  • ESSENTIAL HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • WESLACO DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • A AND I HEALTHCARE INC (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • SPECTRUM HEALTH CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; DONNA, TX)
  • A HEALING TOUCH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • MILAGROS II HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; WESLACO, TX)
  • MISSION KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; MISSION, TX)

Amtrak stations near Mila Doce:

  • 17 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.
  • 18 miles: MCALLEN (120 S. 16TH ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mila Doce:

  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 15 miles; Edinburg, TX; Full-time enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 19 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 19 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 38 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 91 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 111 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 113 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

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Hidalgo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 32.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 59.8%
(61.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 80.8% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  4.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  91.1%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

29.3
Texas average:

14.4

Mila Doce travel time to work - commute Mila Doce mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mila Doce CDP (based on Hidalgo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic269,07156
Evangelical Protestant75,327525
Other18,51043
Mainline Protestant14,39452
Orthodox1601
None397,307-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 79
Hidalgo County:

1.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 67
Hidalgo County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 240
Hidalgo County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 337
Here:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Hidalgo County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

15.8%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.5%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mila Doce:

48.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Mila Doce:

28.3
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mila Doce:

11.8%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.7%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

54.4%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.3%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mila Doce, TX Residents

3.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,347 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.16%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($416 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.03%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cameron County, TX  0.34% ($29,477 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.24% ($27,672)
from Starr County, TX  0.16% ($28,446)


3.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,254 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.05%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($311 average AGI)
Hidalgo County:

0.03%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cameron County, TX  0.32% ($27,792 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.24% ($32,054)
to Bexar County, TX  0.24% ($34,839)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mila Doce:

  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, 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)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1 kW; MISSION, TX; Owner: BRAVO BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mila Doce:

  • 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)
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, 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"))
  • 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.)
  • KJAV (104.9 FM; ALAMO, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KOIR (88.5 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KILM (102.1 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: BMP 102.1 FM, LP)
  • K206BP (89.1 FM; WESLACO, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KBIC (105.7 FM; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KQXX-FM (105.5 FM; MISSION, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Mila Doce:

  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KSFE-LP (Channel 67; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLIA-LP (Channel 32; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K57FE (Channel 57; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 57, INC.)
  • KZMC-LP (Channel 35; McALLEN, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KSTI-LP (Channel 69; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • KJST-LP (Channel 28; McALLEN, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 20,650Total average daily traffic
  • 1,199Total average daily truck traffic
  • 37,150Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$106,7301$126,1001$133,7601$9,890
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$72,8903$56,9303$22,767
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$69,1100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$01$19,920

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0225.01 , 0231.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$82,865
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0225.01 , 0231.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (78%)
  • No fuel used (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Mila Doce 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.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Mila Doce on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Health care and social assistance (population 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Wholesale trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 100 least-educated cities"
  • #47 (78570) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Ukrainian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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