Nueces County, Texas (TX)

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County population in 2012: 347,691 (94% urban, 6% rural); it was 313,645 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 45,931
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 29,715
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 67,687
Renter-occupied apartments: 48,941 (it was 42,678 in 2000)
% of renters here:

39%
State:

36%

Land area: 836 sq. mi.

Water area: 330.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 411 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Nueces County: 87.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (28.4%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (20.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 67%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 27%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Nueces County, Texas:

  • Hispanic or Latino (60.6%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (32.9%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (3.6%)
  • Asian alone (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Texas median age:  33.0 years
Males: 167,038  (45.1%)
Females: 173,185  (54.9%)
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Nueces County,TX real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Nueces County:

2.0 people
Texas:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,338 ($35,959 in 1999)

This county:

$49338
Texas:

$51704

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $696 (lower quartile is $526, upper quartile is $934)
This county:

$696
State:

$711


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $107,300 (it was $68,100 in 2000)
Nueces:

$107,300
Texas:

$132,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $67,600 - $165,400

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $143,471
Here:

$143,471
State:

$188,898

Townhouses or other attached units: $148,221
Here:

$148,221
State:

$180,420

In 2-unit structures: $131,938
Here:

$131,938
State:

$130,111

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $348,522
Here:

$348,522
State:

$130,946

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $168,041
Here:

$168,041
State:

$183,324

Mobile homes: $40,522
Here:

$40,522
State:

$60,009

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $303,059
Here:

$303,059
State:

$67,181
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,276
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $395

Institutionalized population: 3,262

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 1337 buildings, average cost: $127,600
  • 2008: 912 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2009: 793 buildings, average cost: $124,800

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,632 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,273 (1.5%)

Nueces County household income distribution in 2009 Nueces County home values distribution Nueces County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.8%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for Black residents, 21.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.9% for American Indian residents, 28.9% for other race residents, 25.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.8%
Nueces County:

17.8%
Texas:

17.5%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.8% for Black residents, 21.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.5% for American Indian residents, 28.9% for other race residents, 25.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 34 years old
(Males: 33 years old, Females: 36 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 33 years old, American Indian residents: 52 years old, Asian residents: 35 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 31 years old, Other race residents: 32 years old)

Area name: Corpus Christi, TX HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Nueces County is $538 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $668 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $917 a month.

Cities in this county include: Corpus Christi, Robstown, Port Aransas, Bishop, North San Pedro, Driscoll, Banquete, Spring Garden-Terra Verde, Spring Gardens, Rancho Banquete.

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

2005 air pollution in Nueces County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.087 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.068 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Below U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 24 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour: 45 µg/m3(standard limit: 150 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 11.0 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 32 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.002 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides 24-hour: 0.012 ppm (standard limit: 0.14 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

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Neighboring counties: Aransas County , Kleberg County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.0%
Texas:

5.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 18,244
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 74.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 18.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 20,506 (44% naturalized citizens)

Nueces County:

6.5%
Whole state:

13.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 3,234
  • 1990 to 1994: 3,660
  • 1985 to 1989: 2,271
  • 1980 to 1984: 2,639
  • 1975 to 1979: 2,272
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,657
  • 1970 to 1974: 1,027
  • 1965 to 1969: 3,746

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 92.7%

Nueces County marital status for males Nueces County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Nueces County with a mortgage: 37,022 (1,026 second mortgage, 1,733 home equity loan, 39 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 23,440

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

64.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Nueces County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic111,68738
Evangelical Protestant67,711228
Mainline Protestant14,42147
Other9,91927
Black Protestant1,35910
Orthodox5153
None134,611-
Nueces County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 30
Nueces County:

0.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 39
This county:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 163
Nueces County:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 278
This county:

8.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Nueces County:

10.0%
Texas:

8.9%

Adult obesity rate:
Nueces County:

26.6%
State:

26.6%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

20.7%
State:

15.7%

Agriculture in Nueces County:

Average size of farms: 807 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $96,503
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $185.31
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 5.08%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $87,166
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 61.24%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.50%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $98,852
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.13%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.28
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.34%
Corn for grain: 25275 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 114822 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Nueces County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 28879671.4 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Nueces County-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 85% 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 84.0 miles away from Nueces County 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 36.5 miles away from the county 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 397.9 miles away from the county 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 88.3 miles away from the county 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 410.8 miles away from Nueces County 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 87.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Nueces County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Tropical Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (66%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • India (2%)
  • United Kingdom (2%)
  • Vietnam (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Nueces County (%):

  • German (8%)
  • United States or American (5%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Nueces County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 100,832 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 21,044 (16%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2,322 (2%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 53 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 22 (0%)
  • Taxi: 160 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 233 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 370 (0%)
  • Walked: 2,511 (2%)
  • Other means: 1,426 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 3,033 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Nueces County, Texas in 2000:

  • 1,402 people in nursing homes
  • 1,071 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 939 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 704 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 512 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 333 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 228 people in other group homes
  • 131 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 122 people in religious group quarters
  • 94 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 68 people in halfway houses
  • 35 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 29 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 29 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 28 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 23 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 19 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 10 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 9 people in military ships
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions

People in group quarters in Nueces County, Texas in 2010:

  • 1,407 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,293 people in college/university student housing
  • 1,280 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 456 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 421 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 289 people in state prisons
  • 150 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 137 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 126 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 91 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 69 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 67 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 6 people in maritime/merchant vessels
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,835.

6.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,191 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
Texas average:

7.14%


0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($525 average AGI)
Nueces County:

0.07%
Texas average:

0.08%

4.11% relocated from other counties in Texas ($24,581 average AGI)
2.12% relocated from other states ($15,085 average AGI)
Nueces County:

2.12%
Texas average:

2.49%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from San Patricio County, TX  0.60% ($33,803 average AGI)
from Bexar County, TX  0.47% ($36,440)
from Harris County, TX  0.36% ($35,384)
from Jim Wells County, TX  0.20% ($39,077)
from Kleberg County, TX  0.19% ($34,596)
from Travis County, TX  0.19% ($43,493)
from Hidalgo County, TX  0.14% ($39,103)


6.26% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,020 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
Texas average:

6.69%


0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($656 average AGI)
Nueces County:

0.09%
Texas average:

0.10%

4.19% relocated to other counties in Texas ($26,569 average AGI)
1.98% relocated to other states ($13,795 average AGI)
Nueces County:

1.98%
Texas average:

2.01%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bexar County, TX  0.63% ($41,217 average AGI)
to San Patricio County, TX  0.51% ($36,324)
to Harris County, TX  0.41% ($43,735)
to Travis County, TX  0.28% ($28,899)
to Kleberg County, TX  0.17% ($29,513)
to Jim Wells County, TX  0.17% ($42,041)
to Hidalgo County, TX  0.13% ($35,113)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.3
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.0
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 14.3

Births per 1000 population in Nueces County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Nueces County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2012: 4.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Nueces County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 40,149 (33,835 aged, 6,314 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.26
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 20721.67
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 431.790
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 49959.84

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1632.130
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 775.720
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 10.01

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 37.62
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 95.4

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6.57

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 68.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 37.7
  • Cut/Pierce - 13.2
  • Other - 17.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 98.1. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 54.9
  • Suffocation - 25.0
  • Poisoning - 12.7
  • Other - 5.4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 334,431

Size of family households: 31,941 2-persons, 20,449 3-persons, 16,801 4-persons, 9,236 5-persons, 4,022 6-persons, 2,821 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 31,278 1-person, 6,581 2-persons, 963 3-persons, 345 4-persons, 88 5-persons, 26 6-persons, 36 7-or-more-persons.

52,677 married couples with children.
22,381 single-parent households (4,841 men, 17,540 women).

57.1% of residents of Nueces County speak English at home.
41.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (64% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (82% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $2,407,886,000 ($7584 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $607,218,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $728,999,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $403,893,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $26,308,000
Federal grants: $429,042,000
Federal procurement contracts: $459,850,000 ($281,544,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $359,794,000 ($250,791,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $5,416,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $218,240,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,959,920,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 26,256
Here:

82 per 1000 residents
State:

85 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 12,410
Here:

39 per 1000 residents
State:

35 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +2,663
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+29 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -10,070
Here -31 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Nueces County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 46.68 millions of gallons per day (0% from ground, 100% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

3.8

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 2,760
  • 2000 to 2004: 18,055
  • 1990 to 1999: 14,344
  • 1980 to 1989: 26,361
  • 1970 to 1979: 24,878
  • 1960 to 1969: 18,517
  • 1950 to 1959: 26,730
  • 1940 to 1949: 8,507
  • 1939 or earlier: 3,249
Rooms in houses/apartments in Nueces County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 330
  • 2 rooms: 1,508
  • 3 rooms: 4,521
  • 4 rooms: 6,568
  • 5 rooms: 17,311
  • 6 rooms: 19,013
  • 7 rooms: 10,037
  • 8 rooms: 4,439
  • 9+ rooms: 3,960
  • 1 room: 1,932
  • 2 rooms: 5,311
  • 3 rooms: 9,278
  • 4 rooms: 11,119
  • 5 rooms: 8,904
  • 6 rooms: 4,207
  • 7 rooms: 1,282
  • 8 rooms: 373
  • 9+ rooms: 272
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Nueces County, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 858
  • 1 bedroom: 3,519
  • 2 bedrooms: 14,084
  • 3 bedrooms: 37,401
  • 4 bedrooms: 10,441
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,384
  • no bedroom: 2,480
  • 1 bedroom: 14,471
  • 2 bedrooms: 15,901
  • 3 bedrooms: 8,481
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,178
  • 5+ bedrooms: 167
Cars and other vehicles available in Nueces County, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 3,158
  • 1 vehicle: 20,297
  • 2 vehicles: 31,337
  • 3 vehicles: 9,889
  • 4 vehicles: 2,346
  • 5+ vehicles: 660
  • no vehicle: 7,297
  • 1 vehicle: 21,808
  • 2 vehicles: 10,978
  • 3 vehicles: 2,047
  • 4 vehicles: 384
  • 5+ vehicles: 164

54% of Nueces County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 65% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 60% lived in Texas.

Nueces County:

54.1%
State average:

51.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $64,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nueces County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (49.3%)
  • Electricity (47.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.7%)
  • Electricity (62.6%)
  • Utility gas (34.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,597
Here:

6.3%
Texas:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 973
Here:

4.6%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,155
Here:

7.3%
Texas:

15.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Nueces County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $32,638,000
    Parks and Recreation: $4,051,000
    General - Other: $2,104,000
    Hospitals: $1,816,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $572,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $259,000
    Health - Other: $101,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $31,833,000
    Correctional Institutions: $22,626,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,902,000
    Health - Other: $14,126,000
    Police Protection: $7,817,000
    General Public Buildings: $5,556,000
    Regular Highways: $4,772,000
    Financial Administration: $4,492,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,929,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,892,000
    General - Other: $2,778,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,510,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,450,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $207,000
    Libraries: $122,000
    Air Transportation: $64,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $30,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,008,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $532,000
    General - Other: $438,000
    Correctional Institutions: $318,000
    Regular Highways: $251,000
    Hospitals: $66,000
    Police Protection: $65,000
    Corrections - Other: $54,000
    Central Staff Services: $33,000
    Parks and Recreation: $32,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $27,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $50,523,000

Nueces County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $10,630,000
    Hospital Public: $3,368,000
    Air Transportation: $33,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,513,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,100,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $301,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,980,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,569,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,497,000
    Sale of Property: $1,124,000
    Rents: $898,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $20,091,000
    Health and Hospitals: $9,313,000
    Highways: $2,191,000
    General Local Government Support: $909,000
  • Tax - Property: $92,842,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $3,355,000
    Amusements Sales: $271,000
    Other License: $123,000
    Amusements License: $72,000
    NEC: $21,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $18,000

Nueces County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $127,897,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $124,301,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,596,000

Nueces County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $68,650,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $106,017,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,488,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Nueces County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Nueces County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 63 full 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 ORIGINATED1,607$138,9421,327$158,1912,729$134,716348$43,37612$1,707,167723$151,62730$54,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED100$130,680105$165,305313$129,64269$37,6961$1,170,00060$151,3838$48,375
APPLICATIONS DENIED269$127,338497$111,8651,510$122,475594$32,5072$401,500284$117,73250$48,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN177$126,492378$123,042889$131,975110$54,9820$0115$137,8529$57,444
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS39$135,74418$205,111170$139,25921$56,5710$030$169,6335$40,800
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 44 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED172$163,49473$182,71215$163,667
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED52$157,71224$200,2508$185,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED20$171,60020$223,4503$144,667
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$177,00011$181,7272$119,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$140,2501$125,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Nueces County, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1,12377.7 years
Maria1,05075.8 years
John1,03072.3 years
William1,01573.4 years
James96470.7 years
Robert84968.1 years
Jose74370.5 years
Charles58172.3 years
George56073.1 years
Juan54769.6 years
Most common last names in Nueces County, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Garcia1,18372.1 years
Rodriguez69471.4 years
Martinez68571.9 years
Garza65172.1 years
Gonzalez55672.3 years
Smith50574.7 years
Hernandez48670.2 years
Perez43172.2 years
Flores42171.9 years
Lopez39371.2 years
Businesses in Nueces County, TX
NameCountNameCount
AMF Bowling1Kohl's1
AT&T5La Quinta4
Abercrombie & Fitch1La-Z-Boy4
Abercrombie Kids1Lane Bryant1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Lane Furniture9
Ace Hardware3LensCrafters1
Advance Auto Parts3Little Caesars Pizza9
Aeropostale1Long John Silver's3
American Eagle Outfitters1Lowe's1
Ann Taylor1Macy's1
Applebee's1Marriott3
Arby's1Marshalls1
Ashley Furniture1MasterBrand Cabinets2
AutoZone8Mazda1
Avenue1McDonald's20
BMW1Men's Wearhouse1
Barnes & Noble1Motel 62
Baskin-Robbins1Motherhood Maternity2
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance1
Best Western7New York & Co1
Blockbuster4Nike6
Burger King6Nissan1
CVS10Office Depot2
Casual Male XL1Old Navy1
Catherines1On The Border1
Chevrolet2Outback1
Chick-Fil-A3Outback Steakhouse1
Chico's1Pac Sun1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Papa John's Pizza4
Church's Chicken8Payless6
ColorTyme2Penske4
Comfort Inn1PetSmart1
Comfort Suites2Pier 1 Imports1
Cracker Barrel1Pizza Hut11
Cricket Wireless40Popeyes4
Curves3Quality1
Dairy Queen7Quiznos2
Days Inn6RadioShack6
Decora Cabinetry1Red Lobster1
Dennys3Red Roof Inn2
Discount Tire3Rodeway Inn1
Domino's Pizza7Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Econo Lodge1SAS Shoes2
Ethan Allen1SONIC Drive-In8
Express1Sam's Club1
Extended Stay Deluxe1Sears3
FedEx45Sephora1
Finish Line1Shoe Carnival1
Firestone Complete Auto Care5Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel5
Forever 211Starbucks3
GNC3Subaru1
GameStop6Super 81
Gap1T-Mobile15
Goodwill2T.G.I. Driday's1
Gymboree1Taco Bell6
H&R Block11Target1
Haworth1The Room Place1
Hawthorn2Toyota2
Hobby Lobby2Toys"R"Us2
Holiday Inn7Travelodge2
Home Depot3U-Haul22
Honda1UPS54
Hot Topic1Vans4
IHOP2Verizon Wireless1
JCPenney1Victoria's Secret1
JoS. A. Bank1Volkswagen1
Jones New York6Walgreens8
Journeys1Walmart4
Justice1Wendy's5
KFC4Wet Seal1
Knights Inn2YMCA1

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