Wixon Valley, Texas

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Population in 2017: 259 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.2%
 
Males: 113  (43.8%)
Females: 146  (56.3%)
Median resident age:

45.2 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 77808.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $83,393 (it was $53,750 in 2000)
Wixon Valley:

$83,393
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $51,973 (it was $33,915 in 2000)

Wixon Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $172,880 (it was $80,000 in 2000)
Wixon Valley:

$172,880
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $217,121; detached houses: $242,646; townhouses or other attached units: $413,774; in 2-unit structures: $128,105; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $35,209; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $223,065; mobile homes: $47,783; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $65,040

Median gross rent in 2017: $862.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wixon Valley: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.1%
(1.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Wixon Valley, TX (2010)
    • 19978.3%White alone
    • 2610.2%Black alone
    • 259.8%Hispanic
    • 20.8%Two or more races
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Other race alone

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

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Ancestries: German (29.5%), American (18.7%), Irish (5.4%), Czech (4.5%), Australian (1.8%), European (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 330 feet

Land area: 1.79 square miles.

Population density: 144 people per square mile   (very low).

Wixon Valley, Texas map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Texas:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,434 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,292 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bryan, TX (7.1 miles , pop. 65,660).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (67.7 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (89.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Northeast Brazos, TX (1.4 miles ),
Kurten, TX (2.0 miles ),
Bryan, TX (2.7 miles ),
Lake Bryan, TX (3.0 miles ),
West Brazos, TX (3.2 miles ),
College Station, TX (3.3 miles ),
Iola, TX (3.8 miles ),
South Brazos, TX (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 30.76 N, Longitude: 96.32 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 979

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

2.6%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Wixon Valley, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (14.0%)
  • Educational services (13.2%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.3%)
  • Utilities (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (11.7%)
  • Construction (10.0%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (8.3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.7%)
  • Utilities (6.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (16.7%)
  • Educational services (16.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (11.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (9.3%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Wixon Valley, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.3%)
  • Life and physical scientists (5.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.0%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Life and physical scientists (6.7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Media and communications workers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (20.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (16.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (9.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.7%)

Average climate in Wixon Valley, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wixon Valley-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/5/1956, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the Wixon Valley city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/10/1959, a category F3 tornado 10.2 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wixon Valley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 304.4 miles away from Wixon Valley 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 421.0 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 172.9 miles away from Wixon Valley center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 269.7 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 163.7 miles away from the city 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 420.8 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 Brazos County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wixon Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wixon Valley:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE BRYAN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; BRYAN, TX)
  • FAMILY TREE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BRYAN, TX)
  • HOSPICE BRAZOS VALLEY INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BRYAN, TX)
  • CRESTVIEW RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BRYAN, TX)
  • LAMPSTAND HEALTH AND REHAB OF BRYAN LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BRYAN, TX)
  • UNIVERSITY HILLS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; BRYAN, TX)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS BRYAN (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; BRYAN, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wixon Valley:

  • Texas A & M University-College Station (about 11 miles; College Station, TX; Full-time enrollment: 46,550)
  • Blinn College (about 42 miles; Brenham, TX; FT enrollment: 8,959)
  • Sam Houston State University (about 46 miles; Huntsville, TX; FT enrollment: 16,233)
  • Prairie View A & M University (about 51 miles; Prairie View, TX; FT enrollment: 7,517)
  • Lone Star College System (about 64 miles; The Woodlands, TX; FT enrollment: 45,205)
  • Temple College (about 65 miles; Temple, TX; FT enrollment: 3,796)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 71 miles; Belton, TX; FT enrollment: 2,885)

Points of interest:

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Church in Wixon Valley: New Bethlehem Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Wesson Cemetery (1), Wixon Cemetery (2), New Bethlehem Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Brazos County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

81.1%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Wixon Valley:

Marital status in Wixon Valley, TX
  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 61.0%
  • Separated: 7.4%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

For population 25 years and over in Wixon Valley:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wixon Valley, TX (based on Brazos County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant38,47298
Catholic21,9256
Mainline Protestant12,43026
Other5,60416
Black Protestant1,6747
Orthodox923
None114,654-
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: 21
Here:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 22
Here:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Here:

4.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 109
This county:

6.38 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

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

7.4%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Brazos County:

26.4%
State:

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

15.7%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

56.5%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wixon Valley:

56.8%
State:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Wixon Valley:

27.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wixon Valley:

20.5%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wixon Valley:

7.7%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wixon Valley:

7.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.0%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Wixon Valley:

63.0%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.3%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wixon Valley, TX Residents
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
Health 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 0$0

8.92% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,844 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.92%
Texas average:

7.43%

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

0.05%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  1.04% ($63,769 average AGI)
from Travis County, TX  0.32% ($46,851)
from Robertson County, TX  0.32% ($40,111)


9.62% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,341 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.62%
Texas average:

7.26%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($440 average AGI)
Brazos County:

0.08%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Harris County, TX  1.29% ($46,783 average AGI)
to Travis County, TX  0.46% ($46,710)
to Dallas County, TX  0.33% ($41,275)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wixon Valley:

  • KZNE (1150 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • WTAW (1620 AM; 10 kW; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KTAM (1240 AM; 0 kW; BRYAN, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KAGC (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; BRYAN, TX; Owner: DIVCON ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • KWBC (1550 AM; 5 kW; NAVASOTA, TX)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wixon Valley:

  • KNDE (95.1 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRYAN BROADCASTING LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, INC.)
  • KKYS (104.7 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KORA-FM (98.3 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KNFX-FM (99.5 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KVJM (103.1 FM; HEARNE, TX; Owner: EQUAL ACCESS MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAGG (96.1 FM; MADISONVILLE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K227AI (93.3 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KAMU-FM (90.9 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY)
  • KEOS (89.1 FM; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: BRAZOS EDUCATIONAL RADIO)
  • KLTR (107.3 FM; CALDWELL, TX; Owner: ROY E. HENDERSON)
  • K265DH (100.9 FM; BRYAN, TX; Owner: HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KXCS (103.9 FM; CAMERON, TX; Owner: EQUICOM, INC)
  • KMBV (92.5 FM; NAVASOTA, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZTR (101.9 FM; FRANKLIN, TX; Owner: BRAZOS VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Wixon Valley:

  • KYLE (Channel 28; BRYAN, TX; Owner: COMCORP OF BRYAN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KBTX-TV (Channel 3; BRYAN, TX; Owner: KWTX-KBTX LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KMAY-LP (Channel 23; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CHANNEL 6, INC.)
  • K28AK (Channel 28; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSCM-LP (Channel 12; BRYAN, TX; Owner: R.D. HARRIS)
  • K47ED (Channel 47; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KRHD-LP (Channel 34; BRYAN, TX; Owner: CENTEX TELEVISION LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAMU-TV (Channel 15; COLLEGE STATION, TX; Owner: TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY)

Wixon Valley fatal accident list:

Jan 29, 2006 11:45 PM, Fm2776, Lat: 30.754690, Lon: -96.312090, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 161ft / 49.4mTotal length
  • 47,630Total average daily traffic
  • 5,448Total average daily truck traffic
  • 66,835Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wixon Valley, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 132000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wixon Valley, TX

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • WIX, .4 Mi Nw Of Harris Ln And 2776 (Lat: 30.787639 Lon: -96.346528), Type: Tank, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQXL960,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz, 10995.0 MHz... (+26 more), Grant Date: 04/12/2016, Expiration Date: 04/12/2026, Certifier: Peter Robbins, Registrant: Micronet Communications, Inc., 812 Lexington Dr, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 422-7200, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$126,9502$144,625
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$86,310
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0001.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wixon Valley, TX
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Wixon Valley, TX - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wixon Valley, TX
  • 61.0%Electricity
  • 22.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 11.7%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wixon Valley, TX
  • 54.5%Electricity
  • 45.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Wixon Valley compared to Texas state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic 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 significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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