Taylor Landing, Texas

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Population in 2014: 229 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Males: 114  (49.8%)
Females: 115  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  52.2 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,390
Taylor Landing:

$45,390
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,267

Taylor Landing city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $108,300
Taylor Landing:

$108,300
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $234,210; Detached houses: $235,302
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  • Races in Taylor Landing, TX (2010)

    Taylor Landing races chart
    • 21192.5%White alone
    • 62.6%Two or more races
    • 52.2%Hispanic
    • 41.8%Black alone
    • 20.9%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Taylor Landing: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: European (22.7%), American (16.7%), Irish (12.1%), German (11.4%), British (2.3%), English (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

For population 25 years and over in Taylor Landing:

  • High school or higher: 98.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 49.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 25.1%

For population 15 years and over in Taylor Landing city:

  • Never married: 16.2%
  • Now married: 74.1%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 4.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,451 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Port Arthur, TX (11.4 miles , pop. 57,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (75.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Labelle, TX (2.0 miles ), Sabine Pass, TX (2.4 miles ), Fannett, TX (2.9 miles ), Central Gardens, TX (3.3 miles ), Nederland, TX (3.3 miles ), Port Arthur, TX (3.4 miles ), East Jefferson, TX (3.4 miles ), Port Neches, TX (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $192,600
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $215,600

Latitude: 29.87 N, Longitude: 94.13 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 409

Taylor Landing household income distribution Taylor Landing home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Health care and social assistance (42%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Information (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Legal occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Taylor Landing: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Tornado activity:

Taylor Landing-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/7/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the Taylor Landing city 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 8.1 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Taylor Landing-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 276.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 251.7 miles away from Taylor Landing center
On 9/10/2006 at 14:56:08, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi) earthquake occurred 521.5 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2000 at 06:46:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 271.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2002 at 00:28:16, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 191.1 miles away from Taylor Landing center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 448.4 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 Jefferson County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Taylor Landing:

  • GASPARDS NURSING CARE CENTER I (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; PORT ARTHUR, TX)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; NEDERLAND, TX)
  • THE MEDICAL CENTER OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; PORT ARTHUR, TX)
  • SOUTHERN HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; PORT ARTHUR, TX)
  • OMNIBUS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; NEDERLAND, TX)
  • A MED HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; NEDERLAND, TX)
  • HOME CARE ELITE LLC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; NEDERLAND, TX)

Amtrak station near Taylor Landing:

  • 15 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 Taylor Landing:

  • Lamar University (about 13 miles; Beaumont, TX; Full-time enrollment: 13,658)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 13 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Lee College (about 52 miles; Baytown, TX; FT enrollment: 4,278)
  • The University of Texas Medical Branch (about 55 miles; Galveston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,314)
  • McNeese State University (about 59 miles; Lake Charles, LA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 61 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 13,517)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 62 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,833)

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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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 91.5. This is worse than average.

City:

91.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.153. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.153
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 4.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.52
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  83.5%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.2%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Texas average:

14.3

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Taylor Landing city (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant76,088240
Catholic71,21125
Black Protestant22,46859
Mainline Protestant14,18739
Other11,59423
Orthodox4152
None56,310-
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: 47
Jefferson County:

1.94 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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

5.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.3%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

30.3%
Texas:

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

15.1%
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

5.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,513 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($406 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  0.91% ($34,791 average AGI)
from Orange County, TX  0.58% ($33,484)
from Hardin County, TX  0.49% ($37,772)


6.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,510 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($466 average AGI)
Jefferson County:

0.04%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  1.11% ($39,673 average AGI)
to Orange County, TX  0.69% ($46,252)
to Hardin County, TX  0.61% ($48,853)

Strongest AM radio stations in Taylor Landing:

  • 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.)
  • KRCM (1380 AM; 1 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: VOICE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KIKR (1450 AM; 1 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZZB (990 AM; 1 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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"))
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Taylor Landing:

  • 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.)
  • KTCX (102.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQXY-FM (94.1 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKMY (104.5 FM; ORANGE, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVLU (91.3 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: LAMAR UNIVERSITY)
  • KCOL-FM (92.5 FM; GROVES, TX; Owner: VOICE IN THE WILDERNESS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSHN (99.9 FM; LIBERTY, TX; Owner: TRINITY RIVER VALLEY BROADCASTING CO)
  • K277AG (103.3 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTXB (89.7 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSTB (101.5 FM; CRYSTAL BEACH, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Taylor Landing:

  • 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.)
  • KUIL-LP (Channel 64; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: BLUE BONNET COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFDM-TV (Channel 6; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KEBQ-LP (Channel 22; BEAUMONT-ORANGE, TX; Owner: WELLSPRINGS BEAUMONT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KITU (Channel 34; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL 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.)

Taylor Landing compared to Texas state average:

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

Taylor Landing on our top lists:

  • #93 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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