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Population in 2012: 13,939 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +16.9%
 

Males: 7,245  (52.0%)
Females: 6,694  (48.0%)

Median resident age:  30.4 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 78582.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $26,813 (it was $19,853 in 2000)
Rio Grande City:

$26,813
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $13,613

Rio Grande City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $72,877 (it was $41,200 in 2000)
Rio Grande City:

$72,877
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $71,898; Detached houses: $75,908; Townhouses or other attached units: $46,759; In 2-unit structures: $103,146; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $51,573; Mobile homes: $24,237

Median gross rent in 2012: $499.

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Rio Grande City races chart
  • Hispanic - 13,044 (94.3%)
  • White alone - 653 (4.7%)
  • Asian alone - 105 (0.8%)
  • Two or more races - 15 (0.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 7 (0.05%)
  • Black alone - 5 (0.04%)
  • Other race alone - 5 (0.04%)

Races in Rio Grande City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Rio Grande City: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 7.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,837 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Rio Grande City:

  • High school or higher: 54.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rio Grande City city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 50.5%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

4,135 residents are foreign born

This city:  29.9%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 28 registered sex offenders living in Rio Grande City, Texas as of November 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Rio Grande City to the number of sex offenders is 498 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,850 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $509 (0.9%)

Rio Grande City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McAllen, TX (37.8 miles , pop. 106,414).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (128.4 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (213.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Fernando Salinas, TX (1.2 miles) , San Fernando, TX (1.4 miles) , Valle Hermoso, TX (1.4 miles) , Airport Heights, TX (1.5 miles) , El Mesquite, TX (1.7 miles) , Las Lomas, TX (1.7 miles ), La Escondida, TX (1.9 miles) , Mi Ranchito Estate, TX (1.9 miles ).

Latitude: 26.38 N, Longitude: 98.82 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): The Hill Country of the Valley

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,462 (+32.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,066 (68.2%)

Area code: 956

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Crime rates in Rio Grande City by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0220120102010
per 100,000 0.016.416.10.07.614.70.07.10.014.10.07.10.0
Rapes 3230003259120
per 100,000 19.316.424.10.00.00.021.414.235.563.57.014.20.0
Robberies 53310847752796
per 100,000 32.224.624.178.160.629.449.949.735.514.149.263.742.3
Assaults 60486548514415444732312918
per 100,000 386.9393.6521.9375.0386.3323.0106.9312.1333.8225.9218.1205.3127.0
Burglaries 90917970120128100146175157118147129
per 100,000 580.4746.3634.3546.9908.9939.6712.41035.61242.91108.2830.11040.7910.1
Thefts 297267210123316319263313314394322307294
per 100,000 1915.42189.61686.2961.02393.42341.61873.52220.22230.12781.12265.22173.52074.1
Auto thefts 43395257825467818070333528
per 100,000 277.3319.8417.5445.3621.1396.4477.3574.5568.2494.1232.1247.8197.5
Arson 1011010036662
per 100,000 6.40.08.07.80.07.30.00.021.342.442.242.514.1
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 244.0300.0310.9212.6322.3296.4218.2312.7330.3359.8233.3267.5202.3

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Rio Grande City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 33 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Texas average:

1.95

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

15.6%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +1,253 (+11.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (12%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Rio Grande City-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 37.4 miles away from the Rio Grande City city center .

On 5/5/1991, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 23.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Starr County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rio Grande City topographic map

Birthplace of: William G. Harrell - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Ricardo Sanchez - General, Ricardo Hinojosa - Federal judge.

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Rio Grande City: William George Harrell.


Hospitals/medical centers in Rio Grande City:

  • FMC - RIO GRANDE CITY (Dialysis Facility, 2533 CENTRAL PALM DR)
  • US RENAL CARE RIO GRANDE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 2787 PHARMACY RD)
  • ANGELITOS PREVENTIVE HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 2544 CENTRAL PALM DRIVE SUITE 107)
  • LVN HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 304 NORTH FLORES STREET)
  • MY SWEET HOME HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, 1691 EAST SAN BENITO STREET SUITE A)
  • PERFECT CHOICE HEALTH CARE SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, 213 W SECOND STREET)
  • SUNGLO HOME HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, 100 EAST 2ND STREET)
  • STARR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, 128 N FM RD 3167)
  • RETAMA MANOR NURSING CENTER/RIO GRANDE CITY (Nursing Home, 400 S PETE DIAZ JR AVE)
  • RIO GRANDE CITY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 2530 CENTRAL PALM DR)

Political contributions by individuals in Rio Grande City, TX

Airports located in Rio Grande City:


Local government website: www.ci.rio-grande-city.tx.us

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rio Grande City:

  • South Texas College (about 37 miles; McAllen, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,613)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 38 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 12,559)
  • Texas State Technical College Harlingen (about 70 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 2,185)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 89 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,237)
  • Laredo Community College (about 90 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 3,416)
  • Texas A & M International University (about 91 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 3,518)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 98 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 5,342)

Public high schools in Rio Grande City:

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Rio Grande City:

Private elementary/middle school in Rio Grande City:

  • IMMACULATE CONCEPTION SCHOOL (Students: 241; Location: 305 N BRITTON AVE; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Rio Grande City

Library in Rio Grande City:

  • RIO GRANDE CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $158,098; Location: 591 E CANALES BROS ST; 20,790 books; 65 audio materials; 820 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 59 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Rio Grande City: Fort Ringgold Historic District (A), LaBorde House, Store and Hotel (B), Rio Grande City Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Rio Grande City: Primera Iglesia Bautista Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Rio Grande City include: San Juan Plaza (1), Main Plaza (2), Fort Ringgold Historic Site (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Garden Inn (4758 Highway 83 West), Bertha's Motel & Apartments (610 East 2nd Street).

 
Starr 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: 32.7%
(3.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 33.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 9.3% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  3.4 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  82.1%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  3.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

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

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Rio Grande City, TX

People in group quarters in Rio Grande City in 2010:

  • 607 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 140 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 25 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Rio Grande City in 2000:

  • 279 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 85 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Rio Grande City compared to Texas state average:

Rio Grande City, Texas environmental map by EPA

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  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Rio Grande City (2011 data):

  • International Bank of Commerce: Rio Grande City Heb In Store Branch, Ibc-Rio Grande Branch, Ibc-Rio Grande Wal-Mart Instore Bran. Info updated 2007/04/10: Bank assets: $504.9 mil, Deposits: $413.1 mil, headquarters in Zapata, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: International Bancshares Corporation
  • Lone Star National Bank: Rio Grande City Branch at 2300 East Highway 83, branch established on 2000/08/01; Rio Grande West Branch at 201 North Texas Street, branch established on 2011/01/03. Info updated 2010/05/05: Bank assets: $2,174.7 mil, Deposits: $1,815.0 mil, headquarters in Pharr, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 27 total offices, Holding Company: Lone Star National Bancshares--texas, Inc.
  • Citizens State Bank: Branch at 2546 Central Palm Dr Ste 101, branch established on 2008/11/07. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $78.4 mil, Deposits: $63.5 mil, headquarters in Roma, TX, positive income, 2 total offices
  • Elsa State Bank and Trust Company: Starr Banking Center Branch at 712 West Main, branch established on 1992/09/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $167.6 mil, Deposits: $152.7 mil, headquarters in Elsa, TX, positive income, 6 total offices
  • First National Bank: , Rio Grande City at 5332 E. Highway 83, branch established on 2003/11/30. Info updated 2007/09/20: Bank assets: $3,517.0 mil, Deposits: $2,598.8 mil, headquarters in Edinburg, TX, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 58 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bank Group, Inc.
  • Compass Bank: Rio Grande City Branch at 100 North Britton Avenue, branch established on 1983/10/03. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rio Grande City, Texas:

  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites, 5274 E Us Hwy 83, Rio Grande City, TX 78582 , Phone: (956) 487-7772, Fax: (956) 488-2320
  • Bestwestern Garden Inn & Suites, 4758 East Hwy 83, Rio Grande City, TX 78582 , Phone: (956) 488-0866, Fax: (956) 716-1611
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Rio Grande City, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Rio Grande City travel time to work - commute


Rio Grande City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Utility gas (18%)
  • No fuel used (5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rio Grande City city (based on Starr County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 78.77%
Here78.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents95.0%1.9%0.9%0.8%1.4%
Congregations48.4%19.4%3.2%9.7%19.4%
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: 9
Starr County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
This county:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Starr County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Starr County:

27.1%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.7%
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 2$6,983$41,8980$0
Other Government Administration 9$24,416$32,5550$0
Judicial and Legal 3$5,376$21,5040$0
Police Protection - Officers 24$66,336$33,1680$0
Police - Other 10$20,783$24,9400$0
Firefighters 12$21,037$21,0370$0
Fire - Other 1$1,618$19,4160$0
Sewerage 5$6,846$16,4300$0
Water Supply 14$27,097$23,2260$0
Local Libraries 1$2,597$31,1641$554
Other and Unallocable 19$31,707$20,0250$0
Totals for Government 100$214,796$25,7761$554

Rio Grande City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,564,000 ($112.20)
    Police Protection: $1,127,000 ($80.85)
    Central Staff Services: $729,000 ($52.30)
    Regular Highways: $489,000 ($35.08)
    Fire Protection: $479,000 ($34.36)
    Sewerage: $468,000 ($33.57)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $90,000 ($6.46)
    Financial Administration: $67,000 ($4.81)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $75,000 ($5.38)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $300,000 ($21.52)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($3.52)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($0.14)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,759,000 ($126.19)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $159,000 ($11.41)

Rio Grande City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $703,000 ($50.43)
    All Other: $23,000 ($1.65)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $43,000 ($3.08)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($0.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $847,000 ($60.76)
    Interest Earnings: $30,000 ($2.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,479,000 ($106.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $140,000 ($10.04)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,523,000 ($109.26)
    Public Utilities: $456,000 ($32.71)
    NEC: $65,000 ($4.66)
    Other Selective Sales: $40,000 ($2.87)

Rio Grande City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,247,000 ($232.94)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,254,000 ($89.96)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $419,000 ($30.06)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,335,000 ($95.77)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,082,000 ($221.11)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $338,000 ($24.25)
    Water Utilities: $165,000 ($11.84)

Rio Grande City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $330,000 ($23.67)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $427,000 ($30.63)

4.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,183 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.07%
Texas average:

8.37%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hidalgo County, TX  1.17% ($20,333 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.54% ($18,511)
from Bexar County, TX  0.11% ($23,167)


4.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,773 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.88%
Texas average:

7.44%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Hidalgo County, TX  2.11% ($29,718 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.53% ($17,393)
to Bexar County, TX  0.17% ($20,393)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rio Grande City:

  • 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)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rio Grande City:

  • KQBO (103.1 FM; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SOUND INVESTMENTS UNLIMITED, INC.)
  • KBMI (97.7 FM; ROMA, TX; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rio Grande City:

  • K06MY (Channel 6; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Rio Grande City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here



2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 216
  • Hazardous Condition: 100
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Rio Grande City


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rio Grande City, TX
Businesses in Rio Grande City, TX
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
Best Western1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1Long John Silver's1
Church's Chicken1McDonald's1
Cricket Wireless6Nike1
Dairy Queen1Payless1
Dennys1Pizza Hut1
Domino's Pizza1RadioShack1
FedEx2Sprint Nextel1
GameStop1T-Mobile2
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Holiday Inn1UPS3
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1
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