Rio Grande City, Texas

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2013: 14,021 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +17.6%
 
Males: 7,182  (51.2%)
Females: 6,839  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  28.3 years
Texas median age:  34.0 years

Zip codes: 78582.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,542 (it was $19,853 in 2000)
Rio Grande City:

$29,542
TX:

$51,704

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,875 (it was $9,684 in 2000)

Rio Grande City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $77,009 (it was $41,200 in 2000)
Rio Grande City:

$77,009
TX:

$132,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $506.

  • Races in Rio Grande City, TX (2010)

    Rio Grande City races chart
    • 13,04494.3%Hispanic
    • 6534.7%White alone
    • 1050.8%Asian alone
    • 150.1%Two or more races
    • 70.05%American Indian alone
    • 50.04%Black alone
    • 50.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Rio Grande City: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Rio Grande City, TX forum
Recent posts about Rio Grande City, Texas on our local forum with over 1,800,000 registered users. Rio Grande City is mentioned 71 times on our forum:
Best and Worst City in Texas to Live in ?  (316 replies)
What 10 things make a person "A Texan"?  (101 replies)
California Style Mexican Food in Houston  (126 replies)
Why in the world aren't there any big cities in Western Texas?  (107 replies)
Gone But Not Forgotten in San Antonio! - Part II  (4214 replies)
El Paso Dating Scene  (53 replies)

Latest news from Rio Grande City, TX collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 7.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,848 people per square mile   (low).

Rio Grande City,TX real estate house value index trend

Rio Grande City, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Rio Grande City:

  • High school or higher: 57.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 17.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.9 minutes

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

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

4,224 residents are foreign born (29.7% Latin America).

This city:

29.7%
Texas:

16.5%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Rio Grande City, Texas as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Rio Grande City to the number of sex offenders is 410 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 2013: $1,794 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $595 (1.0%)

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: +4,271 (+30.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,033 (62.8%)

Area code: 956

Rio Grande City household income distribution Rio Grande City home values distribution

Crime rates in Rio Grande City by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 2201201020100
per 100,000 16.416.10.07.614.70.07.10.014.10.07.10.00.0
Rapes 2300032591202
per 100,000 16.424.10.00.00.021.414.235.563.57.014.20.014.3
Robberies 33108477527965
per 100,000 24.624.178.160.629.449.949.735.514.149.263.742.335.8
Assaults 48654851441544473231291837
per 100,000 393.6521.9375.0386.3323.0106.9312.1333.8225.9218.1205.3127.0264.8
Burglaries 91797012012810014617515711814712980
per 100,000 746.3634.3546.9908.9939.6712.41,035.61,242.91,108.2830.11,040.7910.1572.6
Thefts 267210123316319263313314394322307294382
per 100,000 2,189.61,686.2961.02,393.42,341.61,873.52,220.22,230.12,781.12,265.22,173.52,074.12,734.2
Auto thefts 39525782546781807033352847
per 100,000 319.8417.5445.3621.1396.4477.3574.5568.2494.1232.1247.8197.5336.4
Arson 0110100366621
per 100,000 0.08.07.80.07.30.00.021.342.442.242.514.17.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 300.0310.9212.6322.4296.5218.3312.8330.3359.9233.3267.6202.3253.7

(click on a table row to update graph)

City-data.com crime index 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 2013, including police officers: 37 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Texas average:

2.05

Rio Grande City tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

14.2%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,253 (+11.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Rio Grande City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rio Grande City, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Rio Grande City, Texas average temperatures Rio Grande City, Texas average precipitation Rio Grande City, Texas humidity Rio Grande City, Texas wind speed Rio Grande City, Texas snowfall Rio Grande City, Texas sunshine Rio Grande City, Texas clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Rio Grande City-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 82% 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 347.1 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 386.4 miles away from Rio Grande 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 173.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 103.7 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 182.0 miles away from Rio Grande 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 181.2 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 Starr County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Floods: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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 Recipients

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Rio Grande City:

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

Airports located in Rio Grande City:

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

  • South Texas College (about 37 miles; McAllen, TX; Full-time enrollment: 19,701)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 41 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)
  • Texas State Technical College-Harlingen (about 73 miles; Harlingen, TX; FT enrollment: 3,700)
  • Laredo Community College (about 90 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 9,743)
  • The University of Texas at Brownsville (about 90 miles; Brownsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,165)
  • Texas A & M International University (about 91 miles; Laredo, TX; FT enrollment: 5,203)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 98 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)

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)

Click to draw/clear city borders

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 2013: 32.2%
(0.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 32.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.5% for American Indian residents, 11.6% for other race 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

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, Texas environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Rio Grande City compared to Texas state average:

  • 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.

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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

22.1
Texas average:

14.4

Rio Grande City travel time to work - commute Rio Grande City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (82%)
  • Utility gas (13%)
  • No fuel used (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,15615
Evangelical Protestant2,36827
Other5443
Mainline Protestant3942
None30,506-
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: 9
Starr County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Starr County:

27.1%
Texas:

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

14.7%
State:

15.7%
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 2$12,106$72,6360$0
Other Government Administration 11$42,329$46,1770$0
Judicial and Legal 4$9,320$27,9600$0
Police Protection - Officers 28$115,004$49,2870$0
Police - Other 12$36,031$36,0310$0
Firefighters 14$36,471$31,2610$0
Fire - Other 1$2,805$33,6600$0
Sewerage 6$11,869$23,7380$0
Water Supply 17$46,977$33,1600$0
Local Libraries 1$4,502$54,0242$1,299
Other and Unallocable 23$54,969$28,6790$0
Totals for Government 119$372,383$37,5512$1,299

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,564,000 ($111.55)
    Police Protection: $1,127,000 ($80.38)
    Central Staff Services: $729,000 ($51.99)
    Regular Highways: $489,000 ($34.88)
    Fire Protection: $479,000 ($34.16)
    Sewerage: $468,000 ($33.38)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $90,000 ($6.42)
    Financial Administration: $67,000 ($4.78)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $75,000 ($5.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $300,000 ($21.40)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($3.49)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($0.14)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,759,000 ($125.45)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $159,000 ($11.34)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $703,000 ($50.14)
    All Other: $23,000 ($1.64)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $43,000 ($3.07)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($0.14)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $847,000 ($60.41)
    Interest Earnings: $30,000 ($2.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,479,000 ($105.48)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $140,000 ($9.99)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,523,000 ($108.62)
    Public Utilities: $456,000 ($32.52)
    NEC: $65,000 ($4.64)
    Other Selective Sales: $40,000 ($2.85)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,247,000 ($231.58)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,254,000 ($89.44)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $419,000 ($29.88)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,335,000 ($95.21)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,082,000 ($219.81)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $338,000 ($24.11)
    Water Utilities: $165,000 ($11.77)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $330,000 ($23.54)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $427,000 ($30.45)

3.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,376 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.01%
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 Hidalgo County, TX  1.10% ($27,585 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.29% ($23,564)
from Zapata County, TX  0.12% ($32,682)


4.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,155 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
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 Hidalgo County, TX  1.86% ($28,446 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.45% ($23,259)
to Webb County, TX  0.12% ($25,391)

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 - 2013 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
AutoZone1La-Z-Boy1
Best Western1Lane Furniture1
Burger King1Little Caesars Pizza1
Chevrolet1Long 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
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Elsa Salinas (1)
  • Gervacio Laurel (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.