Texas City, Texas

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Population in 2013: 46,081 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +11.0%
 
Males: 21,597  (46.9%)
Females: 24,484  (53.1%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Texas median age:  30.8 years

Zip codes: 77590.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $45,959 (it was $35,963 in 2000)
Texas City:

$45,959
TX:

$50,740
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,640 (it was $17,057 in 2000)

Texas City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $96,405 (it was $62,800 in 2000)
Texas City:

$96,405
TX:

$129,200
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $104,353; Detached houses: $105,387; Townhouses or other attached units: $101,843; In 2-unit structures: $70,357; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $47,340; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $184,475; Mobile homes: $23,458; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $70,930

Median gross rent in 2012: $844.

Texas City races chart
  • White alone - 18,647 (40.2%)
  • Hispanic - 14,290 (30.8%)
  • Black alone - 12,108 (26.1%)
  • Two or more races - 930 (2.0%)
  • Other race alone - 220 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 155 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 68 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Texas City: 91.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.4%), Irish (7.3%), English (5.4%), United States (3.8%), French (2.4%), Italian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 62.4 square miles.

Population density: 739 people per square mile   (low).

Texas City,TX real estate house value index trend

Texas City, Texas map

For population 25 years and over in Texas City:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Texas City city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 46.7%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 13.8%

3,339 residents are foreign born (0.8% Asia).

This city:  7.2%
Texas:  16.4%



According to our research of Texas and other state lists there were 72 registered sex offenders living in Texas City, Texas as of July 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Texas City to the number of sex offenders is 634 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,940 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $958 (1.1%)

Texas City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Galveston, TX (10.5 miles , pop. 57,247).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (36.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: La Marque, TX (1.8 miles ), Bayou Vista, TX (2.3 miles ), San Leon, TX (2.5 miles ), Hitchcock, TX (2.5 miles ), Tiki Island, TX (2.7 miles ), Bacliff, TX (2.8 miles ), Dickinson, TX (2.9 miles ), Santa Fe, TX (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 100 buildings, average cost: $90,300
  • 1998: 102 buildings, average cost: $91,400
  • 1999: 120 buildings, average cost: $92,000
  • 2000: 367 buildings, average cost: $68,000
  • 2001: 78 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 2002: 65 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2003: 216 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2004: 394 buildings, average cost: $87,800
  • 2005: 346 buildings, average cost: $85,400
  • 2006: 146 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2007: 158 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2008: 83 buildings, average cost: $127,200
  • 2009: 26 buildings, average cost: $129,000
  • 2010: 35 buildings, average cost: $110,500
  • 2011: 144 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2012: 103 buildings, average cost: $137,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 29.40 N, Longitude: 94.93 W

Texas City nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): City By the Bay, Toxic City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +968 (+2.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 7,346 (39.6%)

Texas City household income distribution Texas City home values distribution

Crime rates in Texas City by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 3755722453842
per 100,000 6.816.511.511.415.94.54.48.811.26.718.28.74.3
Rapes 27282638271913131360111
per 100,000 60.865.960.086.961.442.928.628.529.013.40.02.223.7
Robberies 6810510112288879110592103835751
per 100,000 153.1247.3232.9279.0200.2196.6199.9230.4205.5229.9188.4123.8109.8
Assaults 3363274394533258389179741391049084
per 100,000 756.4770.11012.21035.8739.3187.6195.5392.8165.3310.2236.1195.4180.8
Burglaries 644681734807835859765573555484367340355
per 100,000 1449.71603.71692.51845.31899.51941.21680.21257.31239.71080.2833.1738.4764.3
Thefts 2,2872,3562,3221,9591,7941,7351,6141,6631,4051,3151,2911,1611,278
per 100,000 5148.35548.45354.14479.54081.13920.83545.03649.03138.42934.82930.62521.32751.5
Auto thefts 235295288298224218173174125102946567
per 100,000 529.0694.7664.1681.4509.6492.6380.0381.8279.2227.6213.4141.2144.2
Arson 25202924131051553223
per 100,000 56.347.166.954.929.622.611.032.911.26.74.54.36.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 631.1729.1755.4773.0648.5489.1435.7468.9388.5379.6344.7268.5281.6

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Texas City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 113 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Texas average:

1.95
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.5%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +532 (+1.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

Work and jobs in Texas City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Texas City, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Texas City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/12/1961, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.8 miles away from the Texas City city center killed 8 people and injured 200 people.

On 8/18/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.6 miles away from the city center .

Earthquake activity:

Texas City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 91% 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 306.7 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 197.0 miles away from Texas 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 160.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 426.6 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 190.2 miles away from Texas 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) earthquake occurred 509.5 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 Galveston County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Fires: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Texas City topographic map

Birthplace of: Ben Emanuel - 2005 NFL player (Carolina Panthers, born: Jun 18, 1982), Charles Brown (musician) - Blues singer, Claude Terrell - 2005 NFL player (St. Louis Rams, born: Apr 20, 1982), George Ducas (singer) - Country singer, Joe Caldwell - Basketball player, John Carona - Dallas, Mike McFarland - Voice actor, Robin Armstrong - Physician, Ron Raines - Male singer, Andy Hassler - Baseball player.

Hospitals in Texas City:

  • AMED COMMUNITY HOSPICE (8901 EMMETT F LOWRY SUITE B)
  • HOSPICE CARE TEAM INC (1708 AMBURN SUITE C)
  • MAINLAND MEDICAL CENTER (provides emergency services, 6801 EMMETT LOWRY EXPRESSWAY)

Dialysis Facilities in Texas City:

  • SNG - SANDCASTLE DIALYSIS CENTER (8900 EMMETT F. LOWRY EXP)
  • TEXAS CITY DIALYSIS, LP (3557 PALMER HWY)

Home Health Centers in Texas City:

  • AMED HOME HEALTH (8900 E F LOWRY EXPRESSWAY SUITE 102)

Nursing Homes in Texas City:

  • ASHTON PARKE CARE CENTER INC (210 GULF FREEWAY)
  • AVALON PLACE TEXAS CITY (210 GULF FREEWAY)
  • BAY BROOK VILLA (501 EIGHTH AVENUE NORTH)
  • BAY OAKS HEALTH CARE CENTER (424 N TARPEY RD)
  • COLONIAL CARE CENTER (815 FIFTH AVENUE NORTH)
  • DANFORTH HOSPITAL (519 9TH AVE)
  • GULF HEALTH CARE CENTER TEXAS CITY (1720 N LOGAN ST)
  • OCEANVIEW TRANSITIONAL CARE CENTER (519 NINTH AVE N)
  • SEABREEZE NURSING AND REHABILITATION LP (6602 MEMORIAL DR)

Airports and heliports located in Texas City:

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Amtrak stations near Texas City:

  • 3 miles: LAMARQUE (725 OAK) - Bus Station
  • 12 miles: GALVESTON (BEACH CENTRAL STA., 21ST AT SEAWALL) - Bus Station

College/University in Texas City:

  • College of the Mainland (Full-time enrollment: 2,739; Location: 1200 Amburn Road; Public; Website: www.com.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Texas City:

  • The University of Texas Medical Branch (about 12 miles; Galveston, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,314)
  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (about 17 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 5,833)
  • Alvin Community College (about 19 miles; Alvin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,953)
  • San Jacinto Community College (about 22 miles; Pasadena, TX; FT enrollment: 13,517)
  • Lee College (about 24 miles; Baytown, TX; FT enrollment: 4,278)
  • University of Houston (about 34 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 31,888)
  • Texas Southern University (about 35 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 7,053)

Public high schools in Texas City:

Public elementary/middle schools in Texas City:

Private elementary/middle schools in Texas City:

  • OUR LADY OF FATIMA CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 176; Location: 1600 NINTH AVE N; Grades: PK - 6)
  • MAINLAND CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 150; Location: 3210 GULF FWY; Grades: PK - 3)
  • TRINITY BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 11; Location: 2220 29TH ST N; Grades: 1 - 11)
See full list of schools located in Texas City, map of school districts: TEXAS CITY INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT, LA MARQUE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Texas City:

  • MOORE MEMORIAL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,103,691; Location: 1701 9TH AVE N; 143,841 books; 2 e-books; 5,649 audio materials; 4,793 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 2 other licensed databases; 145 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • I would like to know how our church can be included in the posting of churches. The Crossing Foursquare Church, offices at 1718 N. Amburn, Suite B, Texas City, TX 77591, 409-933-4820, on the web at thecrossing4square.com.
  • Texas City blew up in 1947.
  • Our Lady of Fatima Catholic School in Texas City, TX has 206 students and can be visited at their website www.fatimatc.org
  • the new web address for College of the Mainland is http://www.com.edu

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Notable locations in Texas City: Bayou Golf Club (A), Davison Home (B), Moses Lake Marina (C), Campbell Bayou Wastewater Treatment Facility (D), Carl Nessler Civic Center (E), Texas City Industrial Complex (F), Hulen Park (G), Humble Camp (H), San Leon Station (I), Texas City Fire Department Station 3 (J), Texas City Fire Department Station 1 (K), Texas City Fire Department Station 2 (L), Frank B Davison House (M), Texas City Fire Department Administration (N), Texas City Police Department (O), Main Land Museum of Texas City (P), Colonel Hugh B and Helen Moore House (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Mainland Crossing Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Texas City include: Heights Baptist Church (A), Greater Macedonia Baptist Church (B), First Mexican Baptist Church (C), College View Baptist Church (D), Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church (E), El Salvador Assembly of God Church (F), Apostolic Assembly Church (G), Saint Marys Church (H), Church of Christ Westward Street (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mount Olivet Cemetery (1), Texas City Memorial Cemetery (2), Phillips Memorial Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Silo Bayou (A), Moses Lake (B), Salt Lake (C), Swan Lake (D), Galveston County Industrial Water Reservoir (E), Galveston County Water Reservoir (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Moses Bayou (A), Windmill Bayou (B), Dickinson Bayou (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Texas City include: Tarpey Park (1), Kohfeldt Park (2), Trahan Park (3), Walker Park (4), Noble Park (5), Carver Park (6), Heights Park (7), Eastside Park (8), Nuckols Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Bay Motel (626 2nd Avenue North) (1), Best Budgeting (928 8th Avenue North) (2), City Motel (702 4th Avenue North) (3), Cabana Motel (2601 Texas Avenue) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Galveston-County Of Frequently Called Numbers - Municipal Court (1004 9th Avenue North) (1), Galveston-County - Precinct No 3-Stephen Holmes- Stephen Holmes Precinct 3- Commissioners C (2516 Texas Avenue) (2), Texas City-City - Municipal Court (1004 9th Avenue North) (3), Galveston-County - Courts- Justice Of The Peace Courts- Jp Court No 5- Consta (2516 Texas Avenue) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Galveston 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 2012 was 112. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

112
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.147. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.147
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.15
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.706. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.706
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 26.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 15.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.92
U.S.:

9.14

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

  • TEXAS CITY TERMINAL RAILWAY CO (Population served: 450, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.0%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.9% for Black residents, 18.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 16.9% for other race residents, 16.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.7%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Texas City in 2010:

  • 470 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 417 people in state prisons
  • 29 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 16 people in maritime/merchant vessels
  • 4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Texas City in 2000:

  • 473 people in nursing homes
  • 363 people in state prisons
  • 35 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 34 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 11 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Texas City, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Texas City compared to Texas state average:

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.

Banks with branches in Texas City (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Texas City Branch at 3334 Palmer Highway, branch established on 1924/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Texas First Bank: at 3232 Palmer Highway, branch established on 1982/04/23. Info updated 2011/05/16: Bank assets: $692.5 mil, Deposits: $616.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Texas Independent Bancshares, Inc.
  • Mainland Bank: at 2831 Palmer Highway, branch established on 1945/09/14. Info updated 2010/04/22: Bank assets: $90.3 mil, Deposits: $75.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 2 total offices
  • Regions Bank: Palmer Branch at 25th And Palmer, branch established on 1993/08/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Amegy Bank National Association: Texas City Branch at 2501 Palmer Highway, branch established on 1957/01/01. Info updated 2007/09/24: Bank assets: $12,197.6 mil, Deposits: $9,733.2 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 97 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Compass Bank: Texas City Branch at 2131 Palmer Highway, branch established on 1938/04/14. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • The Moody National Bank: Texas City Banking Center at 7940 Emmett Lowry Expressway, branch established on 1991/05/20. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $856.2 mil, Deposits: $712.3 mil, headquarters in Galveston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: Moody Bancshares, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Texas City, Texas:

  • Motel 6, 1121 Hwy 146 N, Texas City, TX 77590 , Phone: (409) 948-3101, Fax: (409) 945-4412
  • Texas City Fairfield Inn By Marriott, 10700 Emmett F Lowry, Texas City, TX 77591 , Phone: (409) 986-3866, Fax: (409) 986-3866
  • Texas City Hampton Inn, 2320 FM 2004, Texas City, TX 77591 , Phone: (409) 986-6686, Fax: (409) 986-1267
  • Econolodge, 1902 Texas Ave, Texas City, TX 77590 , Phone: (409) 945-7727
  • Holiday Inn Express Texas City, 2440 Gulf Fwy, Texas City, TX 77591 , Phone: (409) 986-6700, Fax: (409) 896-7700
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 320 Hwy 146 N, Texas City, TX 77590 , Phone: (409) 945-5300, Fax: (409) 945-5301
  • Best Western Mainland Inn & Suites, 10620 FM 1764, Texas City, TX 77590 , Phone: (409) 986-6600, Fax: (409) 986-6648
  • Candlewood Suites Texas City, 1700 Hwy 146 N, Texas City, TX 77590 , Phone: (409) 945-6500, Fax: (409) 945-6501
  • Value Place Hotel Texas City, 11444 32nd Ave N, Texas City, TX 77591 , Phone: (409) 978-2300, Fax: (409) 978-2335
All 9 fire-safe hotels and motels in Texas City, Texas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Texas City travel time to work - commute Texas City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (48%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhood in Texas City (Texas City, Texas Neighborhood Map):

Religion statistics for Texas City city (based on Galveston County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.01%
Here: 45.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents37.4%29.6%11.8%3.0%2.8%
Congregations6.9%21.8%11.9%5.0%4.5%
NameChurches of ChristLDS (Mormon) ChurchJewishAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.3%1.9%1.8%1.6%7.7%
Congregations8.4%3.5%1.0%7.4%29.7%
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: 48
Galveston County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 40
Galveston County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 126
Galveston County:

4.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 195
Here:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.1%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Galveston County:

28.4%
Texas:

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

16.7%
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
Financial Administration 14$53,566$45,9140$0
Other Government Administration 23$79,821$41,6460$0
Judicial and Legal 10$25,175$30,2100$0
Police Protection - Officers 86$491,895$68,6370$0
Police - Other 24$80,258$40,1290$0
Firefighters 74$403,524$65,4360$0
Fire - Other 2$6,011$36,0660$0
Streets and Highways 32$115,983$43,4940$0
Health 2$9,910$59,4600$0
Solid Waste Management 21$76,204$43,5453$6,881
Sewerage 26$105,448$48,6680$0
Parks and Recreation 47$165,514$42,25957$89,472
Housing and Community Development(Local) 6$21,865$43,7300$0
Water Supply 18$63,436$42,2910$0
Local Libraries 13$37,651$34,7552$1,731
Other and Unallocable 35$120,641$41,3630$0
Totals for Government 433$1,856,902$51,46162$98,084

7.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,911 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($566 average AGI)
Galveston County:

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  3.21% ($47,164 average AGI)
from Brazoria County, TX  0.55% ($55,548)
from Montgomery County, TX  0.14% ($51,928)


7.45% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,001 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($338 average AGI)
Galveston County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  3.12% ($41,153 average AGI)
to Brazoria County, TX  0.55% ($47,392)
to Travis County, TX  0.16% ($31,463)

Strongest AM radio stations in Texas City:

  • KYST (920 AM; 5 kW; TEXAS CITY, TX; Owner: HISPANIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KGBC (1540 AM; 3 kW; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTEK (1110 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ALVIN, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KXYZ (1320 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BLAYA INC.)
  • KWWJ (1360 AM; 5 kW; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: SALT OF THE EARTH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KHCB (1400 AM; 1 kW; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Texas City:

  • KJIC (90.5 FM; SANTA FE, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • KOVE-FM (106.5 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K247AF (97.3 FM; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KLTO (105.3 FM; CRYSTAL BEACH, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K201DZ (88.1 FM; PORT BOLIVAR, TX; Owner: ALELUYA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KOBT (100.7 FM; WINNIE, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))

TV broadcast stations around Texas City:

  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; 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)
  • KZJL (Channel 61; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KZJL LICENSE CORP.)
  • KETH (Channel 14; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KUHT (Channel 8; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KVDO-LP (Channel 69; CLEAR LAKE, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KBPX-LP (Channel 33; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • KHMV-LP (Channel 28; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE GULF COAST, A CALIFORNIA LP)
  • KVIT-LP (Channel 28; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CLUB COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KVQT-LP (Channel 24; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: C. DOWEN JOHNSON)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Texas City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED240$114,449163$109,438245$120,77841$39,0574$3,482,755114$127,4364$38,683
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$121,95211$134,19929$128,5224$15,8400$011$160,1071$43,610
APPLICATIONS DENIED30$107,31354$79,591172$113,98264$26,5520$036$100,1117$43,293
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN19$105,87823$104,27393$112,44512$51,0781$2,400,00017$123,8290$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$99,9096$99,65725$129,8884$24,7680$05$148,4280$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed mortgage data for all 13 tracts in Texas City, TX

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$114,6569$153,5692$114,850
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED7$150,3036$123,8021$123,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$154,0302$127,3801$188,020
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$177,8300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$72,5530$03$58,623
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 126
  • Hazardous Condition: 93
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Texas City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Texas City, TX
Most common first names in Texas City, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James23869.9 years
John22772.0 years
Mary21376.8 years
William18972.3 years
Robert17570.2 years
Charles12372.7 years
George11473.0 years
Willie10176.0 years
Dorothy8974.8 years
Joseph8473.5 years
Most common last names in Texas City, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson14673.8 years
Williams12772.0 years
Smith10774.7 years
Jones9574.6 years
Brown8773.3 years
Davis7370.8 years
Jackson6671.4 years
Anderson5974.1 years
Taylor4971.8 years
Martin4374.1 years
Businesses in Texas City, TX
NameCountNameCount
AMF Bowling1La Quinta1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Bryant1
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
Baskin-Robbins1Little Caesars Pizza1
Bath & Body Works1Lowe's1
Best Western1Macy's1
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Budget Car Rental1Motherhood Maternity1
Burger King1Nike6
CVS1Office Depot1
Chevrolet1Olive Garden1
Church's Chicken1Papa John's Pizza1
Cinnabon 1Payless1
Cricket Wireless6Pizza Hut1
Dennys1Popeyes2
Discount Tire2RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza2Ryan's Grill1
Dressbarn1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx5Sam's Club1
Finish Line1Sears2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Starbucks1
GNC1Subway4
Goodwill1T-Mobile2
H&R Block2Taco Bell1
Hilton1Toyota1
Holiday Inn2UPS1
Justice1Walgreens1
KFC1Wendy's1
Kroger1
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