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Population in 2012: 62 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +63.2%
Males: 35  (56.7%)
Females: 27  (43.3%)

Median resident age:  49.5 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip code: 77541

Estimated median household income in 2012: $30,733 (it was $25,500 in 2000)
Quintana:

$30,733
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,929

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $115,785 (it was $47,000 in 2000)
Quintana:

$115,785
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $123,333; Detached houses: $123,333

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,089.

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  • White alone - 37 (66.1%)
  • Hispanic - 15 (26.8%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (3.6%)
  • Black alone - 1 (1.8%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (1.8%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Quintana: 87.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (37.5%), German (32.5%), Italian (10.0%), Polish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.61 square miles.

Population density: 102 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Quintana:

  • High school or higher: 50.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.0%
  • Unemployed: 33.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Quintana town:

  • Never married: 3.3%
  • Now married: 90.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 6.7%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Quintana, Texas as of July 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Quintana to the number of sex offenders is 62 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,250 (1.1%)

Quintana satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Galveston, TX (38.6 miles , pop. 57,247).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (58.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Surfside Beach, TX (1.7 miles ), Freeport, TX (1.8 miles ), Oyster Creek, TX (2.3 miles ), Brazosport, TX (2.5 miles) , Clute, TX (2.9 miles ), Jones Creek, TX (3.2 miles ), Lake Jackson, TX (3.3 miles ), Richwood, TX (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $154,200
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

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Latitude: 28.92 N, Longitude: 95.32 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 979

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.9%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-32.1%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (82%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (67%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)


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Tornado activity:

Quintana-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Quintana town center .

On 4/11/1969, a category F3 tornado 21.9 miles away from the town center injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Brazoria County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Fire: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Quintana:

  • WOODLAKE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CLUTE, TX)
  • LAKE JACKSON HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LAKE JACKSON, TX)
  • LAKE JACKSON NH INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LAKE JACKSON, TX)

Local government website: www.quintana-tx.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Quintana:

  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 47 miles; Houston, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,228)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 53 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 9,689)
  • Wharton County Junior College (about 54 miles; Wharton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,960)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 55 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,761)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 55 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,137)
  • University of Houston (about 56 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 26,385)
  • Rice University (about 56 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,451)

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Brazoria 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 2012: 6.7%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  59.3%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Quintana compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Quintana travel time to work - commute


Quintana mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (89%)
  • Utility gas (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Quintana town (based on Brazoria County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.15%
Here53.2%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodChurches of Christ
Adherents37.6%34.1%9.4%2.8%2.7%
Congregations6.8%26.7%8.3%8.3%12.6%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents1.9%1.7%1.5%1.5%6.8%
Congregations4.4%2.9%2.4%2.9%24.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 29
Brazoria County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 33
This county:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 121
Brazoria County:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 132
This county:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Brazoria County:

9.6%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Brazoria County:

29.1%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.7%
State:

15.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,400$28,8000$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,500$30,0000$0
Totals for Government 2$4,900$29,4000$0


9.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($50,420 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.61%
Texas average:

8.37%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($288 average AGI)
Brazoria County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.20%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Harris County, TX  4.14% ($53,300 average AGI)
from Galveston County, TX  0.65% ($49,049)
from Fort Bend County, TX  0.51% ($53,705)


7.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($47,642 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.34%
Texas average:

7.44%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($528 average AGI)
Brazoria County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Harris County, TX  2.63% ($42,309 average AGI)
to Galveston County, TX  0.62% ($45,088)
to Fort Bend County, TX  0.40% ($49,282)

Strongest AM radio stations in Quintana:

  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KBRZ (1460 AM; 1 kW; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: ALELUYA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KYST (920 AM; 5 kW; TEXAS CITY, TX; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTEK (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ALVIN, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Quintana:

  • K201FA (88.1 FM; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • K216BX (91.1 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KYBJ (91.1 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION OF BRAZOSPORT, INC)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KJOJ-FM (103.3 FM; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KOVE-FM (106.5 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRTS (92.1 FM; SEABROOK, TX; Owner: KRTS, INC.)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Quintana:

  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • K30DN (Channel 30; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: GERALD R. PROCTOR)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KVIT-LP (Channel 28; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)

Quintana fatal accident list:

Oct 27, 2008 05:20 PM, Holley, Lat: 28.934233, Lon: -95.310044, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1



FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 28.938750 Lon: -95.305639, Call Sign: WQHM353
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.557 MHz, 151.737 MHz, 152.877 MHz, 158.392 MHz, 159.757 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/06/2007, Expiration Date: 09/06/2017, Certifier: Eric Rojas
    Registrant: Houston Communications Inc, 1105 Industrial Blvd., Sugar Land, TX 77478, Phone: (866) 406-7866, Fax: (281) 491-1727, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 1500 Lamar St (Lat: 28.938750 Lon: -95.305639), Type: Building, Structure height: 16.5 m, Call Sign: WQIA741
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.700 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/11/2007, Expiration Date: 12/11/2017, Certifier: Eric Rojas
    Registrant: Conocophillips Company, 600 N Dairy Ashford, Houston, TX 77079, Phone: (832) 379-6666, Email:



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$38,850
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 6644.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

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2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

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