Orange Grove, Texas

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Population in 2014: 1,335 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.6%
 
Males: 639  (47.9%)
Females: 696  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  32.2 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78372.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $58,489 (it was $32,981 in 2000)
Orange Grove:

$58,489
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,752 (it was $15,082 in 2000)

Orange Grove city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,978 (it was $50,800 in 2000)
Orange Grove:

$79,978
TX:

$132,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $100,931; Detached houses: $102,863

Median gross rent in 2013: $713.

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  • Races in Orange Grove, TX (2010)

    Orange Grove races chart
    • 67551.2%Hispanic
    • 61947.0%White alone
    • 100.8%Two or more races
    • 50.4%Black alone
    • 40.3%American Indian alone
    • 30.2%Asian alone
    • 10.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Orange Grove: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.3%), Irish (17.2%), Czech (5.7%), Polish (4.3%), United States (3.3%), Norwegian (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 1,236 people per square mile   (low).

Orange Grove,TX real estate house value index trend

Orange Grove, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Orange Grove:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Orange Grove city:

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 61.8%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

46 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America).

This city:

3.3%
Texas:

16.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,494 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,012 (1.4%)

Orange Grove satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (36.0 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (109.1 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Westdale, TX (1.5 miles ), K-Bar Ranch, TX (1.7 miles ), Casa Blanca, TX (1.9 miles) , South La Paloma, TX (2.2 miles ), Alfred-South La Paloma, TX (2.2 miles ), Sandia, TX (2.4 miles ), Alfred, TX (2.4 miles) , Sandy Hollow-Escondidas, TX (2.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $51,400
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $38,300
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $83,500
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $61,200
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $71,600
  • 2002: 11 buildings, average cost: $66,300
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $71,500
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $71,500
  • 2005: 7 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $96,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $96,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $127,800
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $205,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 27.96 N, Longitude: 97.94 W

Area code: 361

Orange Grove household income distribution Orange Grove home values distribution

Crime rates in Orange Grove by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00010000000N/A0
per 100,000 0.00.00.071.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.0N/A0.0
Robberies 0101100000000
per 100,000 0.074.70.071.269.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 4247544012010
per 100,000 297.4149.5290.1498.6346.7280.5281.10.071.3148.60.073.70.0
Burglaries 18972113151251212558
per 100,000 1,338.3672.6507.61,495.7901.51,051.9843.3352.9855.9891.5368.7368.5587.4
Thefts 812642222577531019
per 100,000 594.8896.9435.1284.9138.71,542.81,756.9494.0499.3371.5221.2736.91,395.0
Auto thefts 2232221003201
per 100,000 148.7149.5217.5142.5138.7140.370.30.00.0222.9147.50.073.4
Arson 0100000010000
per 100,000 0.074.70.00.00.00.00.00.071.30.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 195.8152.6133.1316.7176.1210.1198.146.197.6129.448.272.6106.6

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Crime rate in Orange Grove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.41
Texas average:

2.02
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.1%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +86 (+7.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (31%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Educational services (46%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (31%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Orange Grove, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Orange Grove-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/16/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Orange Grove city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/29/1976, a category F3 tornado 25.7 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Orange Grove-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 60.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 365.2 miles away from Orange Grove 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 18.0 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 66.8 miles away from the city 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 66.1 miles away from Orange Grove center
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) earthquake occurred 431.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jim Wells County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Orange Grove topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Orange Grove:

  • AMERICAN MEDICAL HOME HEALTH SERVICES MATHIS (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MATHIS, TX)
  • LAKEVIEW HOME CARE INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; MATHIS, TX)
  • CHRISTUS SPOHN HOSPITAL ALICE Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; ALICE, TX)
  • ALICE REGIONAL HOSPITAL SNU (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ALICE, TX)
  • RETAMA MANOR NURSING CENTER/ALICE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ALICE, TX)
  • RETAMA MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ALICE, TX)
  • UNITED HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; ALICE, TX)

airports located in Orange Grove:

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Amtrak station near Orange Grove:

  • 18 miles: ALICE (301 N. JOHNSON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Orange Grove:

  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 31 miles; Kingsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,295)
  • Coastal Bend College (about 35 miles; Beeville, TX; FT enrollment: 2,880)
  • Del Mar College (about 36 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 41 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Victoria College (about 84 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 84 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 3,110)
  • Texas A & M International University (about 96 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 5,203)

Public high school in Orange Grove:

Public elementary/middle schools in Orange Grove:

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Notable locations in Orange Grove: Orange Grove Volunteer Fire Department (A), Jim Wells County Sheriff's Office (B), Orange Grove Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Justice Of Peace OFC (500 E Orange Ave).

Jim Wells County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.2%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.9%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
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

Orange Grove, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Orange Grove (2011 data):

  • ValueBank Texas: Orange Grove Branch at 204 South Eugenia Street, branch established on 1928/10/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $171.6 mil, Deposits: $152.3 mil, headquarters in Corpus Christi, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: First International Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.2
Texas average:

14.4

Orange Grove travel time to work - commute Orange Grove mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Orange Grove city (based on Jim Wells County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic17,2589
Evangelical Protestant7,66031
Mainline Protestant9668
Other6032
Black Protestant1931
Orthodox372
None14,121-
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: 10
Jim Wells County:

2.43 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Jim Wells County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Jim Wells County:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

5.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jim Wells County:

27.0%
Texas:

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

14.4%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Orange Grove:

48.3%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.5%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Orange Grove:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.2%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Orange Grove:

10.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Orange Grove:

54.7%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Orange Grove:

79.1%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Orange Grove, 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 1$3,702$44,4240$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,445$29,3407$469
Judicial and Legal 1$2,042$24,5040$0
Police Protection - Officers 5$11,007$26,4171$75
Firefighters 0$0 1$10
Water Supply 4$7,901$23,7030$0
Totals for Government 12$27,097$27,0979$554

Orange Grove government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Housing & Community Development: $240,000 ($179.78)
    Water Utilities: $229,000 ($171.54)
    Financial Administration: $189,000 ($141.57)
    Police Protection: $184,000 ($137.83)
    Sewerage: $89,000 ($66.67)
    General - Other: $53,000 ($39.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $50,000 ($37.45)
    Fire Protection: $20,000 ($14.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $389,000 ($291.39)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($13.48)

Orange Grove government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $71,000 ($53.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $53,000 ($39.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $92,000 ($68.91)
    Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($4.49)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $183,000 ($137.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $240,000 ($179.78)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $207,000 ($155.06)
    Property: $123,000 ($92.13)
    NEC: $7,000 ($5.24)

Orange Grove government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $345,000 ($258.43)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $330,000 ($247.19)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $15,000 ($11.24)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $263,000 ($197.00)

6.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,430 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.34%
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 Nueces County, TX  1.39% ($42,041 average AGI)
from Duval County, TX  0.62% ($19,640)
from Bexar County, TX  0.33% ($31,065)


5.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,385 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
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 Nueces County, TX  1.69% ($39,077 average AGI)
to Duval County, TX  0.61% ($34,238)
to San Patricio County, TX  0.30% ($28,667)

Strongest AM radio stations in Orange Grove:

  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • 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.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • KOPY (1070 AM; 1 kW; ALICE, TX; Owner: SENDERO MULTIMEDIA, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KINE (1330 AM; 1 kW; KINGSVILLE, TX)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Orange Grove:

  • KMIQ (104.9 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: COTTON BROADCASTING)
  • KMXR (93.9 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSAB (99.9 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRYS-FM (99.1 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFTX (97.5 FM; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: QUALITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLTG (96.5 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KLUX (89.5 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: DIOCESAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KKLM (88.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZFM (95.5 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MALKAN FM ASSOCIATES)
  • KOUL (103.7 FM; SINTON, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KNDA (102.9 FM; ALICE, TX; Owner: GUERRA ENTERPRISES)
  • KKBA (92.7 FM; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • KBNJ (91.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KOPY-FM (92.1 FM; ALICE, TX; Owner: SCENDERO MULTIMEDIA, INC.)
  • KEDT-FM (90.3 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS PUBLIC BRAODCASTING SYSTEM)
  • KUKA (105.9 FM; SAN DIEGO, TX; Owner: IDEAL MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRXB (107.1 FM; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: SHAFFER COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • KLHB (98.3 FM; ODEM, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KFLZ (106.9 FM; BISHOP, TX; Owner: DAVILA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Orange Grove:

  • KZTV (Channel 10; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: EAGLE CREEK BROADCASTING OF CORPUS CHRISTI, LLC)
  • KORO (Channel 28; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIII (Channel 3; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 3 OF CORPUS CHRISTI, INC.)
  • KRIS-TV (Channel 6; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEDT (Channel 16; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • K50DW (Channel 50; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K57FC (Channel 57; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KXCC-CA (Channel 45; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CASA OF CORPUS CHRISTI, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCX-LP (Channel 50; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: LOCALONE TEXAS, LTD.)
  • K38EB (Channel 38; KINGSVILLE-ALICE, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K20EK (Channel 20; KINGSVILLE-ALICE, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Orange Grove fatal accident list:

Mar 2, 1986 12:15 AM, Fm624, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Jul 28, 1981 09:45 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 14, 1978 05:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 24, 1978 11:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Hwy 624 E 2 Blocks From Int State Hwy 624 & 359 (Lat: 27.936417 Lon: -97.932500), Call Sign: KRA390, Licensee ID: L00084356
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.300 MHzGrant Date: 01/22/2003, Expiration Date: 01/20/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2013Registrant: S M Herschap Corp, Drawer 309, Orange Grove, TX 78372, Phone: (512) 384-2355
  • 725 S Reynolds (Lat: 27.948889 Lon: -97.938611), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 55 m, Call Sign: WQPS202
    Assigned Frequencies: 4950.00 MHz, 4980.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/01/2012, Expiration Date: 08/31/2012, Cancellation Date: 11/03/2012, Certifier: Oscar LopezRegistrant: County Of Jim Wells, Alice, TX 78333, Phone: (361) 668-7825

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Orange Grove)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R44 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-540-F1B5 (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3055S , Serial Number: 1745, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 07/30/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Excel Helicopters LLC, Po Box 1645, Orange Grove, TX 78372
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 31TW , Serial Number: 23-1080, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas W Wetherbee, 10125 Highway 359, Orange Grove, TX 78372
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R22 BETA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 322FT , Serial Number: 2808, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 05/25/2005
    Registrant (Corporation): Excel Helicopters LLC, Po Box 1125, Orange Grove, TX 78372
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4520R , Serial Number: 28-21222, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 11/15/1965
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Darren E Smith, 154 Anaqua Dr, Orange Grove, TX 78372, Other Owners: Ashley K Smith
  • Aircraft: STURGES SPEZIO SPORT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 75JS , Serial Number: 392, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 04/14/1980
    Registrant (Individual): John W Epperson, Po Box 585, Orange Grove, TX 78372
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R22 BETA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-J2A (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 883KC , Serial Number: 4354, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 07/03/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): Excel Helicopters LLC, Po Box 1645, Orange Grove, TX 78372
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER R22 BETA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-360-A1D (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 889MH , Serial Number: 3160, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 01/03/2001
    Registrant (Corporation): Excel Helicopters LLC, Po Box 1645, Orange Grove, TX 78372

Drinking water stations with addresses in Orange Grove and their reported violations in the past:

QUICK STOP (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Service Call: 2

Incident types - Orange Grove

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Utility gas (22%)
Businesses in Orange Grove, TX
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Dairy Queen1U-Haul1

Orange Grove compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 5 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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