Spring Gardens, Texas

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Population in 2010: 563.
Males: 272  (48.4%)
Females: 291  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

27.8 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,482
Spring Gardens:

$52,482
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,998

Spring Gardens CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $138,600
Spring Gardens:

$138,600
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $82,131; detached houses: $96,661; mobile homes: $43,906

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,094.

March 2019 cost of living index in Spring Gardens: 82.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 8.5%
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

91 residents are foreign born (16.9% Latin America).

This place:

16.9%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,429 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,443 (2.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (20.8 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (125.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Spring Garden-Terra Verde, TX (1.0 miles ),
Tierra Verde, TX (1.2 miles ),
La Paloma-Lost Creek, TX (1.7 miles ),
Banquete, TX (2.1 miles ),
North San Pedro, TX (2.1 miles ),
Robstown, TX (2.2 miles ),
Driscoll, TX (2.5 miles ),
Rancho Banquete, TX (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 27.76 N, Longitude: 97.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 361

Distribution of median household income in Spring Gardens, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Spring Gardens, TX in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Texas:

3.5%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.7. This is about average.

City:

72.7
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.431. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.431
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.70
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Spring Gardens-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 29% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/24/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Spring Gardens place center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/16/1969, a category F3 tornado 19.3 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Spring Gardens-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 85% 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 76.2 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 382.1 miles away from Spring Gardens 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 19.4 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 82.0 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 415.1 miles away from Spring Gardens 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 81.4 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 Nueces County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Spring Gardens:

  • RENAL CARE GROUP - ROBSTOWN (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; ROBSTOWN, TX)
  • RIVER RIDGE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • TRISUN CARE CENTER-RIVER RIDGE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • AMOR HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • NORTHWEST REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • RIVER FOREST (Hospital, about 11 miles away; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • DSI RIVERSIDE RENAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spring Gardens:

  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 19 miles; Kingsville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 9,295)
  • Del Mar College (about 21 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 26 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Coastal Bend College (about 47 miles; Beeville, TX; FT enrollment: 2,880)
  • Victoria College (about 87 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 87 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 3,110)
  • The University of Texas-Pan American (about 105 miles; Edinburg, TX; FT enrollment: 16,766)

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

4.0 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

86.5%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Spring Gardens:

Marital status in Spring Gardens, TX
  • Never married: 57.3%
  • Now married: 33.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

For population 25 years and over in Spring Gardens:

  • High school or higher: 84.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Spring Gardens, TX (based on Nueces County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic111,68738
Evangelical Protestant67,711228
Mainline Protestant14,42147
Other9,91927
Black Protestant1,35910
Orthodox5153
None134,611-
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: 30
This county:

0.94 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Nueces County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 39
This county:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 163
Nueces County:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 278
Nueces County:

8.68 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

10.0%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

26.6%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.7%
State:

15.7%

5.74% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($49,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.74%
Texas average:

7.43%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($846 average AGI)
Nueces County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Patricio County, TX  0.53% ($45,957 average AGI)
from Bexar County, TX  0.43% ($42,599)
from Harris County, TX  0.30% ($59,704)


6.46% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($57,697 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.46%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($504 average AGI)
Nueces County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Bexar County, TX  0.75% ($56,579 average AGI)
to San Patricio County, TX  0.52% ($43,982)
to Harris County, TX  0.44% ($57,146)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spring Gardens:

  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KROB (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: B COMMUNICATIONS JOINT VENTURE)
  • KINE (1330 AM; 1 kW; KINGSVILLE, TX)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KCCT (1150 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: RADIO KCCT, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSIX (1230 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: WITHERS FAMILY TEXAS HOLDING, LP)
  • KKTX (1360 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEYS (1440 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • KOPY (1070 AM; 1 kW; ALICE, TX; Owner: SENDERO MULTIMEDIA, INC.)
  • KUNO (1400 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spring Gardens:

  • KSAB (99.9 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRYS-FM (99.1 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMXR (93.9 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNDA (102.9 FM; ALICE, TX; Owner: GUERRA ENTERPRISES)
  • KFTX (97.5 FM; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: QUALITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLTG (96.5 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KLUX (89.5 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: DIOCESAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KKLM (88.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBNJ (91.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KZFM (95.5 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MALKAN FM ASSOCIATES)
  • KKBA (92.7 FM; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • KEDT-FM (90.3 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS PUBLIC BRAODCASTING SYSTEM)
  • KMIQ (104.9 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: COTTON BROADCASTING)
  • KLHB (98.3 FM; ODEM, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KOUL (103.7 FM; SINTON, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KFLZ (106.9 FM; BISHOP, TX; Owner: DAVILA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBSO (94.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: REINA BROADCASTING INC.)
  • K201CR (88.1 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMJR (105.5 FM; PORTLAND, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KNCN (101.3 FM; SINTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Spring Gardens:

  • KORO (Channel 28; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZTV (Channel 10; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: EAGLE CREEK BROADCASTING OF CORPUS CHRISTI, LLC)
  • KRIS-TV (Channel 6; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIII (Channel 3; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 3 OF CORPUS CHRISTI, INC.)
  • KEDT (Channel 16; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • K50DW (Channel 50; ALEXANDRIA, LA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCCX-LP (Channel 50; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: LOCALONE TEXAS, LTD.)
  • KINE-LP (Channel 44; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: HUMBERTO LOPEZ)
  • K57FC (Channel 57; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KXCC-CA (Channel 45; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CASA OF CORPUS CHRISTI, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K38EB (Channel 38; KINGSVILLE-ALICE, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K20EK (Channel 20; KINGSVILLE-ALICE, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTOV-LP (Channel 7; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 7 OF CORPUS CHRISTI, INC.)
  • KHCC-LP (Channel 35; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MINERVA R. LOPEZ)
  • KWDT-LP (Channel 13; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CLARK ORTIZ)
  • KLAO-LP (Channel 55; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CLARK ORTIZ)
  • KADM-LP (Channel 63; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ)
  • KTMV-LP (Channel 8; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MINERVA R. LOPEZ)
  • K46DL (Channel 46; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KCRP-CA (Channel 41; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXPX-CA (Channel 14; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: GH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K21GM (Channel 21; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: GH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K68DJ (Channel 68; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.9mTotal length
  • 100Total average daily traffic
  • 250Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Spring Gardens, TX
  • 47.4%Electricity
  • 28.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.2%Other fuel
  • 7.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Spring Gardens, TX
  • 59.1%Electricity
  • 40.9%Other fuel


Spring Gardens compared to Texas state average:

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