Tradewinds, Texas

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Population in 2010: 180.
Population change since 2000: +10.4%
Males: 94  (52.5%)
Females: 86  (47.5%)
Median resident age:

58.6 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip code: 78390

Estimated median household income in 2017: $25,260 (it was $17,250 in 2000)
Tradewinds:

$25,260
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $7,964 (it was $4,962 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $74,946 (it was $38,000 in 2000)
Tradewinds:

$74,946
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $107,062; detached houses: $102,329; mobile homes: $95,349
March 2019 cost of living index in Tradewinds: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.7%
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  • Races in Tradewinds, TX (2010)
    • 14882.2%Hispanic
    • 3217.8%White alone
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.08 square miles.

Population density: 167 people per square mile   (very low).

Tradewinds, Texas map

10 residents are foreign born (6.1% Latin America).

This place:

6.1%
Texas:

13.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,300 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (19.2 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (126.3 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Gregory, TX (2.3 miles ),
Falman, TX (2.7 miles),
Falman-County Acres, TX (2.7 miles ),
Country Acres, TX (2.7 miles),
Bayside, TX (2.8 miles ),
Taft, TX (2.9 miles ),
Portland, TX (2.9 miles ),
Taft Southwest, TX (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 27.99 N, Longitude: 97.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 361

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

Tradewinds satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.5%
Texas:

3.5%

Average climate in Tradewinds, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Tradewinds, Texas average temperatures Tradewinds, Texas average precipitation Tradewinds, Texas humidity Tradewinds, Texas wind speed Tradewinds, Texas snowfall Tradewinds, Texas sunshine Tradewinds, Texas clear and cloudy days
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 0.378. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.378
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.72
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Tradewinds-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/22/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Tradewinds place center injured 25 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 tornado 14.0 miles away from the place center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from Tradewinds 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 401.3 miles away from Tradewinds 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 52.0 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 79.5 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 425.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 79.1 miles away from Tradewinds 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 San Patricio County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tradewinds topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tradewinds:

  • TRISUN CARE CENTER-COASTAL PALMS (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PORTLAND, TX)
  • TAFT HOSPITAL DISTRICT (Hospital, about 8 miles away; TAFT, TX)
  • SHORELINE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TAFT, TX)
  • COASTAL BEND HOSPITAL AMI (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ARANSAS PASS, TX)
  • ARANSAS PASS NURSING CONVALESCENT CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ARANSAS PASS, TX)
  • LEXINGTON PLACE NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ARANSAS PASS, TX)
  • CARE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; ARANSAS PASS, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tradewinds:

  • Del Mar College (about 19 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,213)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 20 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Coastal Bend College (about 44 miles; Beeville, TX; FT enrollment: 2,880)
  • Texas A & M University-Kingsville (about 50 miles; Kingsville, TX; FT enrollment: 9,295)
  • Victoria College (about 60 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 60 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 3,110)
  • Wharton County Junior College (about 117 miles; Wharton, TX; FT enrollment: 5,009)

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San Patricio 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:

3.3 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

85.2%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

3.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Tradewinds:

Marital status in Tradewinds, TX
  • Never married: 36.2%
  • Now married: 28.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 35.1%

For population 25 years and over in Tradewinds:

  • High school or higher: 55.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.6
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tradewinds, TX (based on San Patricio County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic21,02414
Evangelical Protestant14,00879
Mainline Protestant3,63318
Other1,2027
Black Protestant5104
None24,427-
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: 9
Here:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
San Patricio County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 38
This county:

5.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
San Patricio County:

6.73 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

9.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
San Patricio County:

27.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
San Patricio County:

15.1%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Tradewinds:

44.6%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.7%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.2
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tradewinds:

26.2%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

14.9%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tradewinds:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.1%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

51.1%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Tradewinds:

82.7%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tradewinds, TX Residents

8.53% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,878 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.53%
Texas average:

7.43%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Nueces County, TX  2.63% ($43,982 average AGI)
from Aransas County, TX  0.73% ($40,385)
from Harris County, TX  0.31% ($61,063)


8.75% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($54,166 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.75%
Texas average:

7.26%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Nueces County, TX  2.61% ($45,957 average AGI)
to Aransas County, TX  0.72% ($47,538)
to Bexar County, TX  0.49% ($44,128)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tradewinds:

  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDAE (1590 AM; 1 kW; SINTON, TX; Owner: NUECES RADIO PARTNERS, LP)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, 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)
  • KOPY (1070 AM; 1 kW; ALICE, TX; Owner: SENDERO MULTIMEDIA, INC.)
  • KCCT (1150 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: RADIO KCCT, INC.)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KKTX (1360 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEYS (1440 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX)
  • KUNO (1400 AM; 1 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tradewinds:

  • KSGR (91.1 FM; PORTLAND, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KOUL (103.7 FM; SINTON, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KPUS (104.5 FM; GREGORY, TX; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING OF MISSOURI LLC)
  • KCCG (107.3 FM; INGLESIDE, TX; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING OF MISSOURI LLC)
  • KKPN (102.3 FM; ROCKPORT, TX; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING OF MISSOURI LLC)
  • KNCN (101.3 FM; SINTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLHB (98.3 FM; ODEM, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • 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.)
  • KMXR (93.9 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSAB (99.9 FM; ROBSTOWN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRYS-FM (99.1 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKLM (88.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZFM (95.5 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MALKAN FM ASSOCIATES)
  • KKBA (92.7 FM; KINGSVILLE, TX; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • KMJR (105.5 FM; PORTLAND, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KEDT-FM (90.3 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS PUBLIC BRAODCASTING SYSTEM)
  • KBNJ (91.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KBSO (94.7 FM; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: REINA BROADCASTING INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tradewinds:

  • KXCC-CA (Channel 45; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CASA OF CORPUS CHRISTI, A CALIFORNIA LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K57FC (Channel 57; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KIII (Channel 3; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 3 OF CORPUS CHRISTI, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KORO (Channel 28; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KTOV-LP (Channel 7; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 7 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)
  • 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.)
  • KHCC-LP (Channel 35; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MINERVA R. LOPEZ)
  • KTMV-LP (Channel 8; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: MINERVA R. LOPEZ)
  • KCCX-LP (Channel 50; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: LOCALONE TEXAS, LTD.)
  • K68DJ (Channel 68; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 16Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 35.1mTotal length
  • $256,000Total costs
  • 12,675Total average daily traffic
  • 1,207Total average daily truck traffic
  • 18,790Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Tradewinds, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Tradewinds, TX
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tradewinds, TX
  • 79.1%Electricity
  • 20.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Tradewinds compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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