Shiner, Texas

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Population in 2017: 2,161 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.4%
 
Males: 1,110  (51.4%)
Females: 1,051  (48.6%)
Median resident age:

40.4 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 77984.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,824 (it was $28,205 in 2000)
Shiner:

$41,824
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $25,499 (it was $16,942 in 2000)

Shiner city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $107,791 (it was $48,700 in 2000)
Shiner:

$107,791
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $167,907; detached houses: $170,795; mobile homes: $138,680

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,014.

March 2019 cost of living index in Shiner: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.0%
(4.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.1% for Black residents, 15.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.0% for other race residents, 21.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Shiner, TX (2010)
    • 1,68581.4%White alone
    • 1939.3%Black alone
    • 1567.5%Hispanic
    • 221.1%Two or more races
    • 80.4%Asian alone
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Shiner, Texas as of June 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shiner is 229 to 1.


Crime rates in Shiner by year

Type

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(46.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(46.5)
6
(279.3)
1
(46.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(92.9)
4
(186.2)
3
(138.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(650.6)
3
(139.7)
10
(460.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)55.874.541.0

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City-data.com crime index in Shiner, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.26
Texas average:

1.54
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Ancestries: Czech (26.5%), German (19.3%), English (6.5%), Irish (6.4%), American (1.3%), Polish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 368 feet

Land area: 2.44 square miles.

Population density: 887 people per square mile   (low).

Shiner, Texas map

32 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.4%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,937 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,081 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (43.8 miles , pop. 60,603).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (69.3 miles , pop. 656,562).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (80.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Yoakum, TX (3.1 miles ),
Moulton, TX (3.2 miles ),
Hallettsville, TX (3.7 miles ),
Gonzales, TX (4.2 miles ),
Flatonia, TX (4.3 miles ),
Waelder, TX (4.4 miles ),
Thompsonville, TX (4.8 miles),
Schulenburg, TX (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 29.43 N, Longitude: 97.17 W

Area code: 361

Distribution of median household income in Shiner, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Shiner, TX in 2017

Shiner satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $119,700
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $113,600
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,500
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $178,000
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $176,300
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $213,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $157,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $185,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $102,700
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,900
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $85,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $166,200
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $211,700
  • 2017: 5 buildings, average cost: $287,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Shiner, TX residents
Average permit cost in Shiner, TX
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Shiner, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (17.1%)
  • Health care (11.1%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Leather & allied products (4.5%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (16.5%)
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Beverage & tobacco products (4.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (3.8%)
  • Leather & allied products (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (21.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (17.7%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.7%)
  • Leather & allied products (5.5%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Shiner, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Shiner, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Shiner-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.3 miles away from the Shiner city center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 tornado 19.4 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Shiner-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 71.7 miles away from Shiner 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 376.2 miles away from Shiner center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 327.3 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 63.0 miles away from the 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 63.8 miles away from Shiner center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 130.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lavaca County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Shiner topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Shiner:

  • SHINER HOSPITAL INC (118 N AVE D BOX 85)
  • SHINER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER INC (1213 N AVE B)
  • TRINITY LUTHERAN HOME SHINER (1213 N AVE B)

Airports located in Shiner:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shiner:

  • Victoria College (about 45 miles; Victoria, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,730)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 45 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 3,110)
  • Texas State University (about 56 miles; San Marcos, TX; FT enrollment: 29,202)
  • Saint Edward's University (about 66 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 4,308)
  • Wharton County Junior College (about 66 miles; Wharton, TX; FT enrollment: 5,009)
  • Blinn College (about 69 miles; Brenham, TX; FT enrollment: 8,959)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (about 69 miles; Austin, TX; FT enrollment: 45,500)

Public high school in Shiner:

Private high school in Shiner:

  • SHINER CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 277, Location: 424 ST LUDMILA ST, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Shiner:

  • SHINER EL (Students: 298, Location: 510 CR 348, Grades: PK-6)
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Library in Shiner:

  • SHINER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $101,135; Location: 115 E WOLTERS 2ND ST; 12,101 books; 56 e-books; 345 audio materials; 889 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 43 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Shiner Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Shiner: Saints Cyril and Methodius Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Shiner Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Green-Dickson Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Shiner include: Green-Dickson Park (1), Comanche Stadium (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Ross Youngs - Baseball player, Jeremy Fikac - Baseball player, Vic Roznovsky - Baseball player.

Lavaca County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Shiner that have no violations reported:

  • SHINER BOGGY CREEK RV PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

65.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.4%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

72 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
78 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Shiner (2011 data):

  • Sage Capital Bank, National Association: Shiner Branch at 1406 N. Avenue E, branch established on 2010/04/26. Info updated 2010/01/13: Bank assets: $286.7 mil, Deposits: $258.4 mil, headquarters in Gonzales, TX, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Anb Bancshares, Inc.
  • The First National Bank of Shiner: The First National Bank Of Shiner at 103 West 7th Street, branch established on 1900/11/19. Info updated 2008/12/10: Bank assets: $195.8 mil, Deposits: $164.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: Industry Bancshares, Inc.
  • Lone Star Bank, S.S.B.: Shiner Branch at 203 North Ave E, branch established on 1998/02/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $252.2 mil, Deposits: $184.6 mil, headquarters in Moulton, TX, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Southern Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Shiner:

Marital status in Shiner, TX
  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

For population 25 years and over in Shiner:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 0.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
Texas average:

14.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Shiner
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Shiner, TX (based on Lavaca County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,7988
Evangelical Protestant4,38723
Mainline Protestant1,48316
Black Protestant5964
Other5462
None--
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: 6
Lavaca County:

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.07 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Lavaca County:

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Lavaca County:

4.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.0%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Lavaca County:

21.0%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Shiner:

47.6%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.0%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Shiner:

28.7
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.8%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Shiner:

13.7%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.0%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

49.9%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Shiner:

73.1%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Shiner, 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 6$18,884$37,7680$0
Electric Power 4$9,730$29,1900$0
Financial Administration 4$10,600$31,8000$0
Sewerage 3$7,916$31,6640$0
Parks and Recreation 3$6,506$26,0240$0
Water Supply 3$8,714$34,8560$0
Local Libraries 2$4,242$25,4520$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,078$24,9364$632
Streets and Highways 1$1,940$23,2800$0
Police - Other 0$0 2$418
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,462
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$610
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 27$70,610$31,38214$3,122

Shiner government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($3.70)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $3,037,000 ($1405.37)
    Police Protection: $363,000 ($167.98)
    Water Utilities: $323,000 ($149.47)
    Sewerage: $322,000 ($149.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $310,000 ($143.45)
    Central Staff Services: $218,000 ($100.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $181,000 ($83.76)
    Regular Highways: $131,000 ($60.62)
    General Public Buildings: $106,000 ($49.05)
    Libraries: $98,000 ($45.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $35,000 ($16.20)
    Financial Administration: $30,000 ($13.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($6.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $38,000 ($17.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $135,000 ($62.47)
    Police Protection: $29,000 ($13.42)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($6.94)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($3.70)
    Libraries: $7,000 ($3.24)
    Electric Utilities: $6,000 ($2.78)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($1.39)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($0.46)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,306,000 ($604.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $65,000 ($30.08)

Shiner government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $573,000 ($265.16)
    Solid Waste Management: $335,000 ($155.02)
    Other: $30,000 ($13.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000 ($11.11)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $21,000 ($9.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $68,000 ($31.47)
    Fines and Forfeits: $36,000 ($16.66)
    Rents: $15,000 ($6.94)
    Donations From Private Sources: $13,000 ($6.02)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($4.16)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $3,716,000 ($1719.57)
    Water Utilities: $580,000 ($268.39)
  • Tax - Property: $369,000 ($170.75)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $275,000 ($127.26)
    Public Utilities Sales: $21,000 ($9.72)
    Other Selective Sales: $18,000 ($8.33)
    Other License: $2,000 ($0.93)

Shiner government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,830,000 ($1309.58)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,496,000 ($1155.02)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $334,000 ($154.56)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,367,000 ($2020.82)

6.28% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,362 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from DeWitt County, TX  1.01% ($35,859 average AGI)
from Victoria County, TX  0.74% ($48,316)
from Harris County, TX  0.63% ($71,653)


6.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,851 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to DeWitt County, TX  1.02% ($35,848 average AGI)
to Victoria County, TX  0.63% ($41,612)
to Harris County, TX  0.35% ($44,852)

Businesses in Shiner, TX

  • FedEx: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Shiner:

  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCTI (1450 AM; 1 kW; GONZALES, TX; Owner: GONZALES COMMUNICATIONS A TX LTD PTN)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KQQA (1530 AM; 10 kW; CREEDMOOR, TX; Owner: YELLOW ROSE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLBJ (590 AM; 5 kW; AUSTIN, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Shiner:

  • KYKM (92.5 FM; YOAKUM, TX; Owner: LAGRANGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTXM (99.9 FM; HALLETTSVILLE, TX; Owner: LAGRANGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KROX-FM (101.5 FM; BUDA, TX; Owner: EMMIS AUSTIN RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY, L.P.)
  • KTXN-FM (98.7 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: COSMOPOLITAN ENTERPRISES OF VICTORIA)

TV broadcast stations around Shiner:

  • KAVU-TV (Channel 25; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
Shiner fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Shiner fatal accident list:

Mar 18, 2017 12:40 AM, Us-90 Alt, Lat: 29.435094, Lon: -97.177667, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 20, 2001 10:55 AM, Sr-95, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 16, 1987 06:22 PM, 90a, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 266ft / 81.0mTotal length
  • $8,000Total costs
  • 62,020Total average daily traffic
  • 9,682Total average daily truck traffic
  • 87,230Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Shiner, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 151930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Shiner, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shiner)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • On Us Hwy 90a 5 Mi W (Lat: 29.454139 Lon: -97.249722), Call Sign: KQY662, Licensee ID: L00014260,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.270 MHz, 159.270 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2015, Expiration Date: 01/22/2025, Registrant: Texas Parks And Wildlife Department, 4200 Smith School Rd, Austin, TX 78744, Phone: (512) 720-0489, Fax: (512) 389-8081, Email:
  • SHINER MOBILE, Lat: 29.429611 Lon: -97.172000, Call Sign: WPRH286,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.665 MHz, 160.410 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2015, Expiration Date: 09/21/2025, Certifier: L J Kopiasz, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St., Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • Lat: 29.460000 Lon: -97.253889, Call Sign: KLL362,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.150 MHz, Grant Date: 09/06/2012, Expiration Date: 11/18/2022, Certifier: Marcus W Pridgeon, Registrant: Guadalupe Valley Electric Coop, 825 E. Sarah Dewitt Dr., Gonzales, TX 78629, Phone: (830) 857-1200, Fax: (830) 857-1224, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Shiner)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-AB1A5 (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3552D , Serial Number: 18281020, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 09/17/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 04/09/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Douglas D Kaspar, 504 Fm 533, Shiner, TX 77984

Most common first names in Shiner, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary8185.0 years
Frank7079.7 years
John6180.2 years
Annie4984.4 years
Joe4178.4 years
Adolph3079.9 years
Emil2977.2 years
Henry2972.5 years
Emma2889.1 years
Willie2776.5 years
Most common last names in Shiner, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kurtz1878.8 years
Darilek1782.8 years
Wagner1680.2 years
Siegel1376.3 years
Seidenberger1382.7 years
Hajek1386.4 years
Kloesel1282.6 years
Janak1278.8 years
Simper1276.3 years
Jaks1281.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Shiner, TX
  • 49.8%Utility gas
  • 49.2%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Shiner, TX
  • 67.9%Electricity
  • 32.1%Utility gas


Shiner compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
There are 4 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Howard M. Stridde (2)
  • Randy Lewkoski (2)
  • Douglas D. Kaspar (2)
  • Randy D. Lewkoski (2)
  • Randolph Dale Lewkoski (1)
  • Marvin Boedeker (1)
  • Paul E. Morkovsky (1)
  • Michael Raindl (1)
  • Douglas Kaspar (1)
  • Don Kaspar (1)

Total of 15 patent applications in 2008-2020.