Splendora, Texas

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Population in 2019: 2,255 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: +76.9%
Males: 1,053  (46.7%)
Females: 1,202  (53.3%)
Median resident age:

31.7 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years

Zip codes: 77372.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $59,825 (it was $36,211 in 2000)
Splendora:

$59,825
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $22,918 (it was $15,008 in 2000)

Splendora city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $129,187 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Splendora:

$129,187
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $311,420; detached houses: $446,669; mobile homes: $75,443

Median gross rent in 2019: $982.

March 2019 cost of living index in Splendora: 91.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.7%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 91.6% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Splendora, TX (2019)
    • 1,61282.1%White alone
    • 31416.0%Hispanic
    • 90.5%Black alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 66 registered sex offenders living in Splendora, Texas as of December 07, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Splendora is 23 to 1.


Crime rates in Splendora by year

Type

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(59.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.1)
1
(59.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(45.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(117.9)
1
(60.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(118.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(94.8)
2
(91.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(353.8)
5
(299.9)
5
(300.5)
6
(354.2)
3
(176.8)
2
(98.7)
2
(94.8)
5
(227.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
10
(589.6)
6
(359.9)
10
(601.0)
20
(1,181)
9
(530.3)
7
(345.5)
21
(995.7)
11
(500.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
39
(2,300)
10
(599.9)
21
(1,262)
20
(1,181)
14
(825.0)
5
(246.8)
16
(758.7)
6
(272.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(176.9)
3
(180.0)
1
(60.1)
6
(354.2)
5
(294.6)
4
(197.4)
7
(331.9)
12
(545.7)
Arson
(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)
City-Data.com crime index300.7141.6205.5311.7129.169.6174.0198.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Splendora, TX

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.74
Texas average:

1.56
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Ancestries: American (20.2%), English (17.2%), German (5.7%), European (4.3%), Irish (3.2%), Northern European (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.11 square miles.

Population density: 1,068 people per square mile   (low).

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65 residents are foreign born (3.2% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This city:

3.2%
Texas:

17.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,562 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,363 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (12.4 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (34.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Patton Village, TX (1.3 miles ),
Woodbranch, TX (1.7 miles ),
Roman Forest, TX (1.7 miles ),
Plum Grove, TX (2.1 miles ),
Cleveland, TX (3.2 miles ),
Porter Heights, TX (3.2 miles ),
North Cleveland, TX (3.2 miles ),
Southeast Montgomery, TX (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 30.22 N, Longitude: 95.17 W

Area codes: 832, 281

Distribution of median household income in Splendora, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Splendora, TX in 2019
Splendora satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.3%
Texas:

8.0%
Most common industries in Splendora, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.4%)
  • Educational services (6.6%)
  • Health care (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.0%)
  • Truck transportation (8.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
  • Machinery (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.7%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Public administration (6.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Splendora, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.6%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.5%)
  • Cashiers (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.0%)

Average climate in Splendora, Texas

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 86.5. This is about average.

City:

86.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 2.75. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.75
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Splendora-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 78% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.7 miles away from the Splendora city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 10/22/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.0 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Splendora-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 31% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 127.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 198.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 124.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 126.6 miles away from Splendora center
On 1/25/2013 at 07:01:19, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 123.5 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) earthquake occurred 202.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montgomery County (30) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 9

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Fires: 8, Hurricanes: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Splendora topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Splendora:

  • ACCORDANCE HEALTH CARE SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; HOUSTON, TX)
  • DOCTORS DIAGNOSTIC HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; CLEVELAND, TX)
  • LEE STREET HOUSE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; CLEVELAND, TX)
  • COPPERFIELD (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HOUSTON, TX)
  • DESTINY HOUSE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HOUSTON, TX)
  • HOME CARE OF EAST TEXAS, CLEVELAND (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CLEVELAND, TX)
  • DAVITA-CLEVELAND DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; CLEVELAND, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Splendora:

  • Lone Star College System (about 20 miles; The Woodlands, TX; Full-time enrollment: 45,205)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc. (about 22 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,236)
  • University of Houston-Downtown (about 34 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 10,122)
  • Lee College (about 36 miles; Baytown, TX; FT enrollment: 4,278)
  • Houston Community College (about 36 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 38,303)
  • University of St Thomas (about 37 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,747)
  • University of Houston (about 37 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 31,888)

Public high school in Splendora:

  • SPLENDORA H S (Students: 927, Location: 23747 FM 2090, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Splendora:

  • PEACH CREEK EL (Students: 744, Location: 14455 COX ST, Grades: KG-5)
  • GREENLEAF EL (Students: 616, Location: 26275 FM 2090, Grades: KG-5)
  • PINEY WOODS EL (Students: 582, Location: 23395 FM 2090, Grades: PK-5)
  • SPLENDORA J H (Students: 513, Location: 23411 FM 2090, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Splendora

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • ```Splendora ISD is a great place for kids. They are caring and supportive of the kids. They truly nurture the progress and growth of all the children.I highly recommend checking it out! added by T.N.
  • website for splendora police dept is www.splendorapd.com

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Splendora: Splendora Volunteer Fire Department - First Responders (A), Splendora Police Department (B), Splendora City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Splendora: Countryside United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Lakes and swamps: Hayden Pond (A), Section Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Gully Branch (A), Gulley Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

3.0 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

76.6%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.0%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
4 people in other group homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Splendora (2011 data):

  • First Bank & Trust East Texas: Splendora Branch at 14500 Old Us Highway 59, branch established on 2000/05/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $800.8 mil, Deposits: $720.7 mil, headquarters in Diboll, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices, Holding Company: Diboll State Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Splendora:

Marital status in Splendora, TX
  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Splendora:

  • High school or higher: 79.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Texas average:

13.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Splendora
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Splendora, TX (based on Montgomery County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant119,207259
Catholic58,3834
Mainline Protestant30,72925
Other18,16735
Black Protestant1,20810
Orthodox901
None227,962-
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: 45
Montgomery County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
Montgomery County:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 36
Montgomery County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 142
Here:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 227
Here:

5.52 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.9%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.9%
State:

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

19.5%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Splendora:

45.7%
State:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Splendora:

40.7%
State:

47.4%

Average BMI:
Splendora:

28.9
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Splendora:

22.8%
Texas:

20.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Splendora:

10.5%
Texas:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.5%
Texas:

33.1%

General health condition:
Splendora:

54.2%
Texas:

56.2%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.1%
Texas:

80.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Splendora, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 8$24,872$37,3080$0
Water Supply 8$28,857$43,2860$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,729$56,7480$0
Sewerage 1$6,193$74,3160$0
Financial Administration 1$5,261$63,1320$0
Judicial and Legal 1$4,541$54,4920$0
Totals for Government 20$74,453$44,6720$0

Splendora government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $188,000 ($83.37)
    General - Other: $64,000 ($28.38)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.33)
  • Current Operations - Correctional Institutions: $647,000 ($286.92)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $531,000 ($235.48)
    Corrections - Other: $434,000 ($192.46)
    Police Protection: $389,000 ($172.51)
    General - Other: $285,000 ($126.39)
    Regular Highways: $281,000 ($124.61)
    Financial Administration: $113,000 ($50.11)
    General Public Buildings: $60,000 ($26.61)
    Local Fire Protection: $28,000 ($12.42)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($11.97)
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $22,000 ($9.76)
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000 ($8.43)
    Natural Resources - Other: $8,000 ($3.55)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($3.55)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($16.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $42,000 ($18.63)
    Corrections - Other: $16,000 ($7.10)
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000 ($3.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($1.33)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.44)

Splendora government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $333,000 ($147.67)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($3.55)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $21,000 ($9.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $38,000 ($16.85)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $115,000 ($51.00)
    Fines and Forfeits: $51,000 ($22.62)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($4.43)
    Rents: $3,000 ($1.33)
    Sale of Property: $1,000 ($0.44)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $131,000 ($58.09)
    General Local Government Support: $20,000 ($8.87)
    Highways: $4,000 ($1.77)
  • Tax - Property: $1,983,000 ($879.38)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $632,000 ($280.27)
    Motor Vehicle License: $125,000 ($55.43)
    Other Selective Sales: $76,000 ($33.70)
    Amusements Sales: $3,000 ($1.33)

Splendora government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,012,000 ($448.78)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $883,000 ($391.57)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $129,000 ($57.21)

Splendora government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $45,000 ($19.96)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,962,000 ($870.07)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $61,000 ($27.05)

10.19% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($96,948 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.19%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,226 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  4.90% ($100,531 average AGI)
from Walker County, TX  0.22% ($37,529)
from Fort Bend County, TX  0.18% ($119,197)


7.83% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($78,432 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.83%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,565 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Harris County, TX  3.26% ($72,088 average AGI)
to Walker County, TX  0.19% ($52,216)
to Liberty County, TX  0.16% ($48,300)
Businesses in Splendora, TX
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Jack In The Box1Subway1
SONIC Drive-In1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Splendora:

  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYOK (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: SALT OF THE EARTH BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Splendora:

  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSBJ (89.3 FM; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KVST (103.7 FM; WILLIS, TX; Owner: NEW WAVO COMMUNICATION GROUP, INC.)
  • KTHT (97.1 FM; CLEVELAND, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTRU (91.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: WILLIAM MARSH RICE UNIVERSITY)
  • 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.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KBXX (97.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KHJZ-FM (95.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KHMX (96.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILT-FM (100.3 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KKBQ-FM (92.9 FM; PASADENA, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KLOL (101.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KODA (99.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBZ-FM (94.5 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Splendora:

  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)
  • KBTX-TV (Channel 3; BRYAN, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KHLM-LP (Channel 43; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: U.S. INTERACTIVE, L.L.C.)
  • Splendora, Texas
  • Fatal accident count25
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents41
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:8
  • Fatalities30
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents78
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count61844
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents92803
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons19116
  • Fatalities70034
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents160820
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents7020
See more detailed statistics of Splendora fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 141ft / 42.6mTotal length
  • $121,000Total costs
  • 219,880Total average daily traffic
  • 34,807Total average daily truck traffic
  • 345,420Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

115 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Splendora)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • City Hall Fm 2090 (Lat: 30.233000 Lon: -95.161333), Call Sign: KWM916,
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.1400 MHz, 154.875 MHz, 154.950 MHz, 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 06/19/2001, Expiration Date: 05/06/2011, Cancellation Date: 07/09/2011, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd., Suite 134, Laguna Hills, CA 95653, Phone: (949) 348-8510
  • Lat: 30.235167 Lon: -95.158611, Call Sign: WQCU986,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/2005, Expiration Date: 06/01/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/16/2015, Certifier: Rusty Lewis, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 3260 Pointe Parkway, Suite 2400, Norcross, GA 30092, Phone: (262) 248-3000, Fax: (262) 248-0061
  • SPLENDORA, Se Of The Intersection Of 1st Street & Ruddock Lane (Lat: 30.228028 Lon: -95.163000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 141.7 m, Overall height: 146.9 m, Call Sign: WQKL936,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.325 MHz, Grant Date: 04/12/2019, Expiration Date: 07/09/2029, Certifier: Justin M Evans, Registrant: Jep Telecom Licensing Services, 20210 Ragazza Circle, Unit 201, Venice, FL 34293-3354, Phone: (941) 441-6830, Email:
  • SPLENDORA, Se Of The Intersection Of 1st Street & Ruddock Lane (Lat: 30.228028 Lon: -95.163000), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 141.7 m, Overall height: 146.9 m, Call Sign: WQKZ358,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.790 MHz, 158.820 MHz, Grant Date: 09/21/2019, Expiration Date: 11/03/2029, Certifier: Rusty Caufield, Registrant: The Woodlands Fire Department, 9951 Grogans Mill Rd, The Woodlands, TX 77381, Phone: (281) 210-2144, Fax: (832) 823-9805, Email:
  • SPLENDORA, Se Of The Intersection Of 1st Street & Ruddock Lane (Lat: 30.228028 Lon: -95.163000), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 141.7 m, Overall height: 146.9 m, Call Sign: WQKZ403,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.965 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/2019, Expiration Date: 11/03/2029, Certifier: Rusty Caufield, Registrant: Rcc Consultants, Inc., 329 Brownstown Road, Renick, WV 24966-9649, Phone: (304) 497-3939, Fax: (281) 367-2693, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Splendora)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172I (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8372L, N8372L, N-8372L, Serial Number: 17256572, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 02/26/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 06/07/1991
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Thomas L Bryant, 17124 Alara Dr, Splendora, TX 77372, Other Owners: Jimmie J Bryant
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7935T, N7935T, N-7935T, Serial Number: 56635, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 03/29/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 05/31/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Michael H Badger, 14928 Usher Ln, Splendora, TX 77372
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/13/2017

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 38. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 143 took place in 2010, and the least - 3 in 2005. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Splendora, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (44.8%), and Outside Fires (43.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Splendora, TX
    • 29344.8%Structure Fires
    • 28543.6%Outside Fires
    • 588.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 182.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Splendora, TX
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Splendora, TX
  • 74.2%Electricity
  • 16.1%Utility gas
  • 9.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Splendora, TX
  • 93.1%Electricity
  • 6.9%Utility gas


Splendora compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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