Tuleta, Texas

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Population in 2010: 288.
Population change since 2000: -1.4%
Males: 159  (55.4%)
Females: 129  (44.6%)
Median resident age:

32.0 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 78102.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $33,364 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Tuleta:

$33,364
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,077 (it was $15,333 in 2000)

Tuleta CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $95,396 (it was $43,100 in 2000)
Tuleta:

$95,396
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $113,595; detached houses: $103,862; mobile homes: $127,261
March 2019 cost of living index in Tuleta: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.4%
(23.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Tuleta, TX (2010)
    • 16958.7%White alone
    • 11238.9%Hispanic
    • 41.4%Two or more races
    • 20.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Tuleta, Texas as of July 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tuleta is 137 to 1.


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Ancestries: Irish (2.8%), English (1.9%), German (1.9%), American (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 4.48 square miles.

Population density: 64 people per square mile   (very low).

Tuleta, Texas map

4 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.4%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $674 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $901 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (51.6 miles , pop. 60,603).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (62.2 miles , pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (74.6 miles , pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities:

Normanna, TX (1.8 miles),
Pettus, TX (1.8 miles ),
Tulsita, TX (2.3 miles),
Beeville, TX (3.4 miles ),
Blue Berry Hill, TX (3.6 miles ),
Pawnee, TX (3.7 miles ),
Kenedy, TX (4.1 miles ),
Runge, TX (4.7 miles )

Latitude: 28.57 N, Longitude: 97.80 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 361

Distribution of median household income in Tuleta, TX in 2017
Distribution of house value in Tuleta, TX in 2017
Tuleta satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Tuleta, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (19.4%)
  • Construction (12.1%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (8.1%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Social assistance (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (19.5%)
  • Public administration (18.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (13.0%)
  • Truck transportation (9.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (25.5%)
  • Public administration (21.3%)
  • Educational services (17.0%)
  • Social assistance (14.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Tuleta, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.1%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Therapists (4.8%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (9.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.8%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (6.5%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (6.5%)
  • Plant and system operators (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (12.8%)
  • Therapists (12.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.4%)

Average climate in Tuleta, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tuleta-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 12% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/25/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Tuleta place center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/29/1976, a category F3 tornado 23.4 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tuleta-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 84% 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 25.8 miles away from Tuleta 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 355.7 miles away from Tuleta 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 28.0 miles away from Tuleta center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.2 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 27.6 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 355.2 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 Bee County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tuleta topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tuleta:

  • DSI BEEVILLE RENAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • BEEVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • CHRISTUS SPOHN HOSPITAL BEEVILLE Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • EXCLUSIVE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • HILLSIDE LODGE NURSING AND CONV CTR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • WOODRIDGE NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BEEVILLE, TX)
  • TRANQUILITY HOME HEALTH INC (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; BEEVILLE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tuleta:

  • Coastal Bend College (about 10 miles; Beeville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,880)
  • Victoria College (about 53 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 53 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 3,110)
  • Del Mar College (about 61 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 5,213)
  • Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi (about 66 miles; Corpus Christi, TX; FT enrollment: 9,092)
  • Palo Alto College (about 69 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,055)
  • St Philip's College (about 71 miles; San Antonio, TX; FT enrollment: 5,970)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Tuleta: Hall Ranch (A), Pettus - Tuleta Volunteer Fire Department First Responders (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Toro Creek (A), Dry Medio Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Bee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

  • ROCK RIDGE RV PARK (Population served: 69, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

70.4%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Tuleta:

Marital status in Tuleta, TX
  • Never married: 9.7%
  • Now married: 65.8%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 14.2%

For population 25 years and over in Tuleta:

  • High school or higher: 80.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tuleta, TX (based on Bee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic16,1187
Evangelical Protestant4,74929
Mainline Protestant1,43912
Other3873
Black Protestant3011
None8,867-
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: 1
Bee County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Here:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Here:

4.29 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Bee County:

5.51 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

8.0%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Bee County:

28.7%
Texas:

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

14.7%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Tuleta:

46.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.3%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tuleta:

25.2%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.9%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tuleta:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tuleta:

33.8%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

50.7%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.7%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tuleta, TX Residents

7.16% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.16%
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  0.74% ($37,448 average AGI)
from San Patricio County, TX  0.52% ($52,043)
from Bexar County, TX  0.49% ($42,867)


7.57% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($8,518 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.57%
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  0.97% ($34,427 average AGI)
to Bexar County, TX  0.77% ($32,757)
to San Patricio County, TX  0.44% ($44,050)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tuleta:

  • 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.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KIBL (1490 AM; 1 kW; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: LA RADIO CRISTIANA NETWORK, INC.)
  • KENS (1160 AM; 25 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: KENS-TV, INC.)
  • KSAH (720 AM; 10 kW; UNIVERSAL CITY, TX; Owner: KSAH LICENSING, INC.)
  • KSLR (630 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KDRY (1100 AM; 11 kW; ALAMO HEIGHTS, TX; Owner: KDRY RADIO, INC.)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTSA (550 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF SAN ANTONIO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tuleta:

  • KTKO (105.7 FM; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: TEXAS GULFWEST COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KVFM (91.3 FM; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)
  • KRXB (107.1 FM; BEEVILLE, TX; Owner: SHAFFER COMMUNICATIONS GROUP, INC.)
  • KEMA (94.5 FM; THREE RIVERS, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)
  • KTNR (92.1 FM; KENEDY, TX; Owner: GOOD NEWS BROADCASTING OF TEXAS)
  • KOUL (103.7 FM; SINTON, TX; Owner: AMIGO RADIO, LTD.)
  • KHMC (95.9 FM; GOLIAD, TX; Owner: CINCO DE MAYO BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Tuleta:

  • K45DX (Channel 45; FLORESVILLE, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF FLORESVILLE)
  • KAVU-TV (Channel 25; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K49DV (Channel 49; BEEVILLE-REFUGIO, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K30EG (Channel 30; BEEVILLE-REFUGIO, TX; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Tuleta fatal accident list:

Aug 31, 2016 07:03 AM, Us-181, Lat: 28.559219, Lon: -97.794400, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 5, 2014 04:58 PM, Us-181, Charco Rd, Lat: 28.566756, Lon: -97.798139, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Feb 28, 2012 05:19 PM, Fm 1465, Lat: 28.565072, Lon: -97.803689, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 31, 1992 11:40 PM, 181, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jan 25, 1978 11:25 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 36ft / 10.8mTotal length
  • 24,080Total average daily traffic
  • 3,709Total average daily truck traffic
  • 33,710Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 3 1/2 Mi W (Lat: 28.554444 Lon: -98.866972), Call Sign: KOR74, Licensee ID: L00003912,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.430 MHz, Grant Date: 09/03/1998, Expiration Date: 10/03/2003, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2001, Registrant: Houston Pipe Line Co, Houston, TX 77251-1188
  • 8402 Co Rd 107 (Lat: 28.556750 Lon: -97.855972), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQQW312,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.505 MHz, Grant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: Monte L Werner Mr., Registrant: Victoria Communication Services Inc, 3202 N. Navarro, Victoria, TX 77901, Phone: (361) 575-7417, Fax: (361) 575-2369, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TULETA, 801 Charco Rd (Lat: 28.568167 Lon: -97.787694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 53 m, Overall height: 54 m, Call Sign: WQZD558,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, 11175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/13/2017, Expiration Date: 04/13/2027, Certifier: Craig Oliver, Registrant: Intelpath, 111 Fuller Rd, Hinsdale, IL 60521, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KC5ZCB, Licensee ID: L00137530, Grant Date: 02/10/2017, Expiration Date: 02/24/2027, Registrant: David D Moore, Tuleta, TX 78162
  • Call Sign: K5DJS, Previous Call Sign: KE5OGI, Licensee ID: L01282942, Grant Date: 10/23/2018, Expiration Date: 12/30/2028, Certifier: Danny J Smith Jr, Registrant: Danny J Smith Jr, Tuleta, TX 78162-0145
  • Call Sign: KG5PYU, Licensee ID: L02057268, Grant Date: 10/26/2016, Expiration Date: 10/26/2026, Certifier: Dustin C Chesnutt, Registrant: Dustin C Chesnutt, Tuleta, TX 78162

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18A 150 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 835SW , Serial Number: 18-6829, Year manufactured: 1959, Certificate Issue Date: 03/07/2001
    Registrant (Individual): J Scott Lawson, Po Drawer 99, Tuleta, TX 78162

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tuleta, TX
  • 69.9%Electricity
  • 26.5%Utility gas
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tuleta, TX
  • 66.7%Utility gas
  • 33.3%Electricity


Tuleta compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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 below state average.
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