Rancho Viejo, Texas

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Population in 2017: 2,477 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +41.2%
Males: 1,112  (44.9%)
Females: 1,365  (55.1%)
Median resident age:

44.7 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78575.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $90,530 (it was $64,038 in 2000)
Rancho Viejo:

$90,530
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $51,843 (it was $34,663 in 2000)

Rancho Viejo town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $241,500 (it was $126,000 in 2000)
Rancho Viejo:

$241,500
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $232,908; detached houses: $253,066; townhouses or other attached units: $335,840; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $186,388; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $137,908

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,210.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rancho Viejo: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.7%
(8.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.5% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Rancho Viejo, TX (2010)
    • 1,57764.7%Hispanic
    • 73030.0%White alone
    • 963.9%Asian alone
    • 200.8%Black alone
    • 70.3%Two or more races
    • 60.2%Other race alone
    • 10.04%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Rancho Viejo, Texas as of August 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rancho Viejo is 1,212 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Rancho Viejo by year

Type

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(54.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(323.6)
1
(54.1)
1
(40.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.9)
2
(80.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(647.2)
18
(974.0)
4
(160.8)
13
(515.3)
5
(201.1)
2
(79.9)
6
(239.0)
6
(239.8)
5
(199.7)
6
(241.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(863.0)
1
(54.1)
4
(160.8)
10
(396.4)
3
(120.7)
8
(319.7)
9
(358.6)
5
(199.8)
12
(479.2)
8
(322.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(269.7)
1
(54.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(80.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)166.1128.825.751.927.018.451.028.041.145.9

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City-data.com crime index in Rancho Viejo, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.22
Texas average:

1.55
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Ancestries: English (4.9%), German (3.7%), American (3.2%), Scottish (2.4%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%), Irish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 35 feet

Land area: 2.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,176 people per square mile   (low).

Rancho Viejo, Texas map

740 residents are foreign born (20.3% Latin America, 3.7% Asia).

This town:

30.4%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,042 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,900 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brownsville, TX (8.6 miles , pop. 139,722).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (118.3 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (243.3 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Olmito, TX (1.3 miles ),
Indian Lake, TX (2.2 miles ),
San Pedro, TX (2.2 miles ),
Lago, TX (2.2 miles ),
Encantada-Ranchito El Calaboz, TX (2.2 miles ),
Los Fresnos, TX (2.3 miles ),
Green Valley Farms, TX (2.4 miles ),
Laureles, TX (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 26.04 N, Longitude: 97.55 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 956

Distribution of median household income in Rancho Viejo, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rancho Viejo, TX in 2017

Property values in Rancho Viejo, TX

Rancho Viejo satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $195,300
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $135,300
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $165,700
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $229,300
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $200,200
  • 2004: 12 buildings, average cost: $196,400
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $261,200
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $261,200
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $268,500
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $365,300
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $256,900
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $362,500
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $252,000
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $270,800
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $270,800
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $315,500
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $237,200
  • 2016: 15 buildings, average cost: $346,700
  • 2017: 13 buildings, average cost: $287,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Rancho Viejo, TX residents
Average permit cost in Rancho Viejo, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.5%
Texas:

3.5%
Population change in the 1990s: +841 (+92.1%).
Most common industries in Rancho Viejo, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (24.9%)
  • Health care (12.2%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.8%)
  • Construction (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (15.4%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.7%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.8%)
  • Computer & electronic products (5.1%)
  • Construction (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (38.1%)
  • Health care (14.8%)
  • Public administration (6.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (2.9%)
  • Construction (2.6%)
Most common occupations in Rancho Viejo, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.5%)
  • Top executives (7.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (12.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.8%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.7%)
  • Registered nurses (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.2%)

Average climate in Rancho Viejo, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 73.7. This is about average.

City:

73.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 23.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00388. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00388
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Rancho Viejo-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the Rancho Viejo town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/12/1969, a category F3 tornado 14.8 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rancho Viejo-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 89% 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 296.6 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 194.9 miles away from Rancho Viejo 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 120.1 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) earthquake occurred 459.9 miles away from Rancho Viejo 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 201.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 206.5 miles away from Rancho Viejo 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 Cameron County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rancho Viejo topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rancho Viejo:

  • BROWNSVILLE SURGICAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • SOUTH TEXAS REHABILTATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • ODYSSEY HEALTHCARE OF SOUTH TEXAS (Hospital, about 6 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • VALLEY CARE HOME HEALTH SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • NRI BROWNSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)
  • VALLEY HEMODIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TX)

Amtrak stations near Rancho Viejo:

  • 11 miles: BROWNSVILLE (1134 E. ST. CHARLES) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.
  • 14 miles: HARLINGEN (215 E. MONROE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rancho Viejo:

  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 11 miles; Brownsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 15 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 43 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • South Texas College (about 46 miles; McAllen, TX; FT enrollment: 19,701)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 105 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 118 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Del Mar College (about 120 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rancho Viejo: Rancho Viejo Chief of Police (A), Rancho Viejo Volunteer Fire Department (B), Rancho Viejo Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Resaca del Rancho Viejo (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cameron County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.8%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Rancho Viejo:

Marital status in Rancho Viejo, TX
  • Never married: 22.4%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

For population 25 years and over in Rancho Viejo:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 57.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 28.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rancho Viejo, TX (based on Cameron County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic137,88938
Evangelical Protestant47,744225
Other9,11533
Mainline Protestant7,25832
None204,214-
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: 47
This county:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
Cameron County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Cameron County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 133
Cameron County:

3.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 223
Cameron County:

5.79 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.9%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.4%
Texas:

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

18.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

55.2%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Rancho Viejo:

56.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.8
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

16.5%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rancho Viejo:

8.7%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Rancho Viejo:

35.9%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

60.9%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.8%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rancho Viejo, 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 7$26,926$46,1590$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,912$53,4720$0
Totals for Government 9$35,838$47,7840$0

Rancho Viejo government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $474,000 ($191.36)
    Central Staff Services: $155,000 ($62.58)
    General Public Buildings: $88,000 ($35.53)
    Health - Other: $58,000 ($23.42)
    Regular Highways: $54,000 ($21.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $49,000 ($19.78)
    General - Other: $34,000 ($13.73)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,000 ($4.44)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $11,000 ($4.44)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,000 ($3.63)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($12.11)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($11.30)
    Other - Health - Other: $10,000 ($4.04)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Judicial and Legal Services: $39,000 ($15.74)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $66,000 ($26.65)
    Regular Highways: $40,000 ($16.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($1.21)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $440,000 ($177.63)

Rancho Viejo government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $17,000 ($6.86)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $99,000 ($39.97)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.81)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.81)
  • Tax - Property: $788,000 ($318.13)
    Public Utilities Sales: $112,000 ($45.22)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $52,000 ($20.99)
    Other License: $33,000 ($13.32)

Rancho Viejo government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $633,000 ($255.55)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $602,000 ($243.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,000 ($12.52)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $60,000 ($24.22)
    Beginning: $3,000 ($1.21)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $319,000 ($128.78)

3.29% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,568 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.29%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,067 average AGI)
Cameron County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Hidalgo County, TX  0.54% ($40,000 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.32% ($34,480)
from Bexar County, TX  0.19% ($38,656)


3.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,384 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.99%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($699 average AGI)
Cameron County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Hidalgo County, TX  0.63% ($38,428 average AGI)
to Bexar County, TX  0.40% ($43,022)
to Harris County, TX  0.38% ($33,006)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rancho Viejo:

  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, 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.)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 1 kW; RAYMONDVILLE, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rancho Viejo:

  • KTEX (100.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBNR (88.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KMBH-FM (88.9 FM; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMAZ (106.3 FM; MERCEDES, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KNVO-FM (101.1 FM; PORT ISABEL, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • KESO (92.7 FM; SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX; Owner: ALTERNATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KZSP (95.3 FM; SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, TX; Owner: ALTERNATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Rancho Viejo:

  • KZAV-LP (Channel 20; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: ZAVALETTA BROADCASTING OF THE RIO GRANDE VALLEY, LLC)
  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; WESLACO, TX; Owner: MOBILE VIDEO TAPES, INC.)
  • KVEO (Channel 23; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • K64FM (Channel 64; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: BROWNSVILLE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: RGV EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLUJ (Channel 44; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION)
  • KTIZ-LP (Channel 52; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXIV-LP (Channel 17; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORP.)
  • KFTN-LP (Channel 30; La FERIA, TX; Owner: ORTIZ BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Mc ALLEN, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTLM (Channel 40; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SUNBELT MULTIMEDIA CO.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 6.3mTotal length
  • 3,350Total average daily traffic
  • 3,870Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Hwy 803 And California Rd (Lat: 26.050917 Lon: -97.519722), Structure height: 152 m, Call Sign: WNPQ830,
    Assigned Frequencies: 857.750 MHz, 858.750 MHz, 859.750 MHz, 860.750 MHz, Grant Date: 11/09/2010, Expiration Date: 11/27/2020, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • 3461 Carmen Ave (Lat: 26.047306 Lon: -97.587500), Call Sign: KNDF370, Licensee ID: L00542607,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.745 MHz, Grant Date: 07/09/2002, Expiration Date: 08/14/2012, Cancellation Date: 10/20/2012, Registrant: Rancho Viejo, Town Of, 3461 Carmen Ave, Rancho Viejo, TX 78520, Phone: (512) 350-4948
  • 3450 Carmen (Lat: 26.047306 Lon: -97.587500), Call Sign: KNHC277,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 05/19/1998, Expiration Date: 08/04/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/05/2003, Registrant: Rancho Viejo, Town Of, 3461 Carmen Ave, Rancho Viejo, TX 78520
  • 3 Km S On California Rd Off Hwy 100 (Lat: 26.051194 Lon: -97.519722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 161 m, Call Sign: WPHH593,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.425 MHz, 461.900 MHz, 464.300 MHz, Grant Date: 07/07/2015, Expiration Date: 06/05/2025, Certifier: Jesse Russell, Registrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc, 100 Stone Churh Road, Carlisle, PA 17015, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (717) 218-5005, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • RANCHO VIEJO, 1 Mi E Fm 1421 2.5 Mi S Hwy 77/83 (Lat: 26.043056 Lon: -97.570611), Type: Mast, Structure height: 43.6 m, Overall height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: WMT429,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6845.00 MHz, Grant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC5EIC, Licensee ID: L00454344, Grant Date: 08/28/2003, Expiration Date: 11/23/2013, Cancellation Date: 11/24/2015, Certifier: Fili Talamantez, Registrant: Fili Talamantez, 4501 Carmen Ave 5, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575
  • Call Sign: K5GRT, Previous Call Sign: KD5WTF, Licensee ID: L00689370, Grant Date: 02/12/2014, Expiration Date: 02/24/2024, Certifier: Anita K Smith, Registrant: Anita K Smith, 200 Santa Ana Ave, Apt 7, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575
  • Call Sign: K5SAS, Previous Call Sign: KD5SJF, Licensee ID: L00512556, Grant Date: 01/22/2014, Expiration Date: 02/24/2024, Certifier: Spencer A Smith, Registrant: Spencer A Smith, 200 Santa Ana Ave. Apt 7, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575
  • Call Sign: KE5TRG, Licensee ID: L01385364, Grant Date: 01/02/2018, Expiration Date: 03/31/2028, Certifier: Geoffrey M Bogorad, Registrant: Geoffrey M Bogorad, 52 Avenida Cortez, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575
  • Call Sign: KG5BIO, Licensee ID: L01856249, Grant Date: 04/08/2014, Expiration Date: 04/08/2024, Certifier: Mark A Lippa, Registrant: Mark A Lippa, 112 Jacklyn Circle, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210M (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 210JD , Serial Number: 21062169, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 08/17/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Javier Diaz Covarrubias, 2001 Santa Ana Ave, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA46-500TP (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-42 (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 231CM , Serial Number: 4697146, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 10/06/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 09/28/2011
    Registrant (LLC): Qet Aircraft Services LLC, 1105 Tesoro Ave, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 120 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-360-A1B6D (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2770V , Serial Number: 177RG0693, Airworthiness Date: 03/14/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 12/07/2017
    Registrant (LLC): Voip Digital Communication LLC, 804 Santa Ana Ave, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575
  • Aircraft: CESSNA P210N (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4570K , Serial Number: P21000220, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 03/02/1979, Certificate Issue Date: 09/19/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Javier D Covarrubias, 2001 Santa Ana Ave, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 421B (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 172 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GTSIO-520-C (340 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 80MJ , Serial Number: 421B0311, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 12/22/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 08/11/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Martin Flores, 804 Santa Ana Ave, Rancho Viejo, TX 78575

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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$161,3709$162,9018$180,6951$37,3003$118,210
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$146,2303$130,2830$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$64,0602$177,9958$149,4092$39,8701$104,340
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$119,4701$101,6303$175,2431$5,4101$71,360
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$70,5500$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0125.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$185,160
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0125.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rancho Viejo, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rancho Viejo, TX - Value
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rancho Viejo, TX
  • 96.5%Electricity
  • 3.5%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rancho Viejo, TX
  • 97.1%Electricity
  • 2.9%Utility gas


Rancho Viejo compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
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