Weston Lakes, Texas

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Population in 2014: 2,577 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Males: 1,281  (49.7%)
Females: 1,296  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  55.2 years
Texas median age:  34.4 years
Estimated median household income in 2015: $95,389
Weston Lakes:

$95,389
TX:

$55,653

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $38,081

Weston Lakes city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $239,400
Weston Lakes:

$239,400
TX:

$152,000

Median gross rent in 2015: $1,286.

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  • Races in Weston Lakes, TX (2015)

    Weston Lakes races chart
    • 2,38085.9%White alone
    • 1565.6%Black alone
    • 1334.8%Hispanic
    • 240.9%American Indian alone
    • 260.9%Asian alone
    • 70.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Weston Lakes: 95.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: American (18.6%), English (12.1%), German (11.0%), Irish (5.6%), French (4.3%), Scotch-Irish (4.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

For population 25 years and over in Weston Lakes:

  • High school or higher: 98.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 60.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Weston Lakes city:

  • Never married: 10.7%
  • Now married: 81.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 4.0%

113 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe, 1.6% Latin America).

This city:

4.1%
Texas:

16.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $7,747 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $7,175 (1.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Sugar Land, TX (19.5 miles , pop. 63,328).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Harris, TX (32.9 miles , pop. 405,444).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (33.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities: Fulshear, TX (1.8 miles ), Simonton, TX (2.0 miles ), Orchard, TX (2.1 miles ), Wallis, TX (2.9 miles ), Brookshire, TX (3.0 miles ), Cumings, TX (3.1 miles ), Brazos Country, TX (3.1 miles ), Rosenberg, TX (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 29.66 N, Longitude: 95.93 W

Weston Lakes household income distribution Weston Lakes home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (15%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (17%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (39%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Weston Lakes: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Tornado activity:

Weston Lakes-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 69% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/13/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.1 miles away from the Weston Lakes city center injured 2 people.

On 4/19/1965, a category F3 tornado 14.9 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Weston Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 89% 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 144.7 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 368.7 miles away from Weston Lakes center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 369.2 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) earthquake occurred 447.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 136.8 miles away from Weston Lakes 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 137.5 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 Fort Bend County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Weston Lakes:

  • BENEVOLENT CARE HEALTH SERVICES INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; RICHMOND, TX)
  • MEMORIAL HERMANN KATY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; KATY, TX)
  • SIERCAM HEALTHCARE SERVICES LLC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ROSENBERG, TX)
  • SPANISH MEADOWS NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; KATY, TX)
  • BRAZOSVIEW HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; RICHMOND, TX)
  • TOTAL RENAL CARE- PIN OAK DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; KATY, TX)
  • RICHMOND STATE SCHOOL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; RICHMOND, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Weston Lakes:

  • Wharton County Junior College (about 25 miles; Wharton, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,009)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 26 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 30 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)
  • Prairie View A & M University (about 31 miles; Prairie View, TX; FT enrollment: 7,517)
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (about 32 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,023)
  • Rice University (about 32 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 6,713)
  • University of St Thomas (about 33 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,747)

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Notable location: Weston Lakes Country Club (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Weston Lakes: Saint Johns Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Little Prayer Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Fort Bend County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 0.8%
(0.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  89.4%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  1.4%
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: 0.1% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Texas average:

14.4

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Weston Lakes city (based on Fort Bend County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic81,09612
Evangelical Protestant76,590240
Mainline Protestant41,41939
Other34,33942
Black Protestant2,10311
Orthodox8653
None348,963-
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: 66
Fort Bend County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 56
Fort Bend County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 153
Fort Bend County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 232
Here:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Fort Bend County:

25.8%
Texas:

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

16.2%
State:

15.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$2,105
Totals for Government 0$0 2$2,105

8.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($64,666 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.68%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,280 average AGI)
Fort Bend County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Harris County, TX  4.98% ($57,326 average AGI)
from Brazoria County, TX  0.23% ($58,285)
from Travis County, TX  0.10% ($51,717)


7.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,298 average AGI)
Fort Bend County:

0.12%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Harris County, TX  4.16% ($43,153 average AGI)
to Brazoria County, TX  0.25% ($49,575)
to Travis County, TX  0.15% ($49,894)

Strongest AM radio stations in Weston Lakes:

  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KBME (790 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LTD. PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KMIC (1590 AM; 5 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: ABC, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Weston Lakes:

  • 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)
  • KRBE (104.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KKRW (93.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHCB-FM (105.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KUHF (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM)
  • KMJQ (102.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KLDE (107.5 FM; LAKE JACKSON, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPTY (104.9 FM; MISSOURI CITY, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KPFT (90.1 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KLTN (102.9 FM; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: HBC HOUSTON LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K259AB (99.7 FM; SUGAR LAND, TX; Owner: THE KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KRTS (92.1 FM; SEABROOK, TX; Owner: KRTS, INC.)
  • K201EU (88.1 FM; KATY, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL EVANGELISM)

TV broadcast stations around Weston Lakes:

  • KHOU-TV (Channel 11; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHOU-TV, L.P.)
  • KPRC-TV (Channel 2; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: POST-NEWSWEEK STATIONS, HOUSTON, LP)
  • KPXB (Channel 49; CONROE, TX; Owner: PAXSON HOUSTON LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFTH (Channel 67; ALVIN, TX; Owner: TELEFUTURA HOUSTON LLC)
  • KTBU (Channel 55; CONROE, TX; Owner: HUMANITY INTERESTED MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTXH (Channel 20; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KNWS-TV (Channel 51; KATY, TX; Owner: JOHNSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHWB (Channel 39; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KHWB, INC.)
  • KXLN-TV (Channel 45; ROSENBERG, TX; Owner: KXLN LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, L.P.)
  • KRIV (Channel 26; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KTRK-TV (Channel 13; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KTRK TELEVISION, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KJIB-LP (Channel 5; CLEAR LAKE CITY, TX; Owner: FAR EASTERN TELECASTERS)
  • KTMD (Channel 48; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: TELEMUNDO OF TEXAS PARTNERSHIP, LP)
  • KAZH (Channel 57; BAYTOWN, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLTJ (Channel 22; GALVESTON, TX; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KVVV-LP (Channel 53; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: KAZH LICENSE, LLC)
  • K30CV (Channel 30; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KN6QJ, Previous Call Sign: WB6LYA, Licensee ID: L00703932, Grant Date: 06/11/2013, Expiration Date: 09/07/2023, Registrant: James E Austin, 4810 Oxbow Circle West, Weston Lakes, TX 77441
  • Call Sign: N5LB, Licensee ID: L00141539, Grant Date: 05/21/2014, Expiration Date: 08/06/2024, Registrant: Lionel S Booth Jr, 3226 Wellspring Lake Drive, Weston Lakes, TX 77441

Weston Lakes compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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 below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house 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 above state average.
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