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Median resident age:  37.3 years
Texas median age:  32.3 years

Estimated median household income in 2012: $46,863 (it was $39,868 in 2000)
Sabine Pass:

$46,863
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $26,198

Sabine Pass CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $92,191 (it was $54,900 in 2000)
Sabine Pass:

$92,191
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $110,452; Detached houses: $120,079; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $922,737; Mobile homes: $72,207; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $68,283

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  • White alone - 2,077 (90.0%)
  • Hispanic - 150 (6.5%)
  • Black alone - 33 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 23 (1.0%)
  • Asian alone - 10 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 7 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.04%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sabine Pass: 126.7 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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According to our research of Texas and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Sabine Pass, Texas as of December 19, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Sabine Pass to the number of sex offenders is 2,214 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Sabine Pass CCD:  0.9% ($517)
Texas:  1.8% ($1,393)
Sabine Pass satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Port Arthur, TX (9.6 miles , pop. 57,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (79.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Taylor Landing, TX (2.4 miles ), Labelle, TX (3.1 miles) , Port Arthur, TX (3.1 miles ), East Jefferson, TX (3.4 miles) , Nederland, TX (3.6 miles ), Central Gardens, TX (3.6 miles ), Groves, TX (3.7 miles ), Port Neches, TX (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 29.80 N, Longitude: 94.07 W

Area code: 409

Sabine Pass household income distribution Sabine Pass home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

10.6%
Texas:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (13%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Chemicals (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Food and beverage stores (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health and personal care, except drug, stores (3%)
  • Broadcasting and telecommunications (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Extraction workers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (17%)
  • Cashiers (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Sabine Pass-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/7/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Sabine Pass place center killed one person and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/7/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Tropical Storms: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Fire: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: The Big Bopper - Singer, Pattillo Higgins - Businessman.


Hospitals/medical centers near Sabine Pass:

  • GASPARDS NURSING CARE CENTER I (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PORT ARTHUR, TX)
  • SHERIDAN LIVING CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PORT ARTHUR, TX)
  • PARK PLACE MEDICAL CTR, S N U (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PORT ARTHUR, TX)

Political contributions by individuals in Sabine Pass, TX

Airports and heliports located in Sabine Pass:


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Amtrak station near Sabine Pass:

  • 20 miles: BEAUMONT (2555 W. CEDAR ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sabine Pass:

  • Lamar University (about 17 miles; Beaumont, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,661)
  • McNeese State University (about 58 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 6,406)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 64 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 9,689)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 65 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,228)
  • University of Houston (about 78 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 26,385)
  • University of Houston-Downtown (about 78 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 6,102)
  • Texas Southern University (about 79 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 7,326)

Public high school in Sabine Pass:

  • Sabine Pass School (Students: 304; Location: 5641 S GULFWAY DR; Grades: EE-12; Our rating: 86)
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Notable location: McFadden Ranch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Pace Cemetery (1), McGaffey Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Barnett Lake (A), Wiseman Lake (B), Willow Slough (C), Willow Lake (D), Keith Lake (E), Fence Lake (F), Lost Lake (G), Little Fence Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Alligator Bayou (A), West Prong (B), Beach Prong (C), Salt Bayou (D), Barnes Slough (E), Taylor Bayou (F), Spindletop Bayou (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Sabine Pass include: J D Murphee State Wildlife Management Area (1), Sea Rim State Park (2), Sabine Pass Battleground State Historical Park (3), Riverfront Park (4), Texas Point National Wildlife Refuge (5), Sabine Pass Battleground State Historical Park (6), Big Hill Bayou Wildlife Management Area (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: McFaddin Beach (A), MacFadden Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Jefferson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM2.5 CO 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.2. This is about average.
City:

34.2
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.19. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

2.19
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

5.53
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

26.7
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.155. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.155
U.S.:

0.334


Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.0%
Whole state:  69.9%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.5%
Whole state:

15.4%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.7%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Sabine Pass, TX

4 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
4 people in maritime/merchant vessels in 2010
8 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000
6 people in unknown juvenile institutions in 2000

Sabine Pass compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (58%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)
  • Utility gas (17%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Sabine Pass CCD (based on Jefferson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.02%
Here65.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristSalvation Army
Adherents39.0%34.7%9.0%2.6%2.2%
Congregations11.7%27.0%11.3%12.2%0.9%
NameAssemblies of GodLutheran ChurchEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents1.9%1.5%1.5%1.3%6.2%
Congregations8.1%2.7%2.3%2.3%21.6%
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: 47
Jefferson County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Here:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
This county:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 137
Jefferson County:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 133
This county:

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

30.3%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.1%
State:

15.7%

5.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,399 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
Texas average:

8.37%

0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($370 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.20%
Texas average:

0.20%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Orange County, TX  0.75% ($29,975 average AGI)
from Harris County, TX  0.59% ($35,782)
from Hardin County, TX  0.55% ($31,268)


7.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,160 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.63%
Texas average:

7.44%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Harris County, TX  1.81% ($28,261 average AGI)
to Hardin County, TX  0.66% ($53,304)
to Orange County, TX  0.65% ($38,669)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sabine Pass:

  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDEI (1250 AM; 5 kW; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: RADIO MARIA, INC.)
  • KQHN (1510 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEDERLAND, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KOLE (1340 AM; 1 kW; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: CITYGATE MEDIA, INC.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KRCM (1380 AM; 1 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: VOICE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIKR (1450 AM; 1 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZZB (990 AM; 1 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sabine Pass:

  • KOBT (100.7 FM; WINNIE, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KRWP (97.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KYKR (95.1 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIOC (106.1 FM; ORANGE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQBU-FM (93.3 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KQQK (107.9 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTJM (98.5 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KQXY-FM (94.1 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKMY (104.5 FM; ORANGE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCX (102.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KCOL-FM (92.5 FM; GROVES, TX; Owner: VOICE IN THE WILDERNESS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVLU (91.3 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: LAMAR UNIVERSITY)
  • KSHN (99.9 FM; LIBERTY, TX; Owner: TRINITY RIVER VALLEY BROADCASTING CO)
  • KTXB (89.7 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSTB (101.5 FM; CRYSTAL BEACH, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K277AG (103.3 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Sabine Pass:

  • K09VO (Channel 9; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: BEAUMONT BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBMT (Channel 12; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 12 OF BEAUMONT, INC.)
  • KBTV-TV (Channel 4; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF BEAUMONT/PORT ARTHUR, L.L.C.)
  • KFDM-TV (Channel 6; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KITU (Channel 34; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION INC)
  • KUIL-LP (Channel 64; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: BLUE BONNET COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEBQ-LP (Channel 22; BEAUMONT-ORANGE, TX; Owner: WELLSPRINGS BEAUMONT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KJDF-LP (Channel 46; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS ORTIZ)
  • KVHP (Channel 29; LAKE CHARLES, LA; Owner: NATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sabine Pass)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Sea Rim St Pk 10 Mi W (Lat: 29.683556 Lon: -94.016833), Call Sign: KZC493
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.340 MHz, 151.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/06/2004, Expiration Date: 07/21/2014
    Registrant: Texas Parks And Wildlife Department, 4200 Smith School Rd Bldg D, Austin, TX 78744, Phone: (512) 389-8096, Fax: (512) 389-8081, Email:
  • 8415 First St (Lat: 29.713278 Lon: -93.861000), Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WNKG847
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.1600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/16/1997, Expiration Date: 12/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2001
    Registrant: Keller And Hekcman LLP, 1001 G St Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Lat: 29.718056 Lon: -93.896944, Call Sign: WQGW435
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.775 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/04/2007, Expiration Date: 07/20/2007, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2007, Certifier: Anthony K Barrett
    Registrant: Bearcom Rentals, 4009 Distribution Drive, Suite 200, Garland, TX 75041, Phone: (888) 231-7853, Fax: (214) 355-1748, Email:
  • 3752 S. Gulfway Dr. (Lat: 29.762556 Lon: -93.922972), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 17.1 m, Call Sign: WQLX662, Licensee ID: L01565083
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.125 MHz, 464.675 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/20/2010, Expiration Date: 05/20/2020, Certifier: Irene T Garcia
    Registrant: Golden Pass Lng Terminal LLC., 3752 S. Gulfway Dr., Sabine Pass, TX 77655, Phone: (409) 971-4200

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 41304 , Serial Number: 7978, Year manufactured: 1941
    Registrant (Individual): James C Rutherford, Box 93, Sabine Pass, TX 77655


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