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Blessing,TX index of house prices

Total population: 927 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 857 (8 farm, 849 nonfarm))

Houses: 399 (343 occupied: 211 owner occupied, 131 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

38%
State:

39%

Housing density: 196 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $167,681.

Median contract rent in 2016: $321 (lower quartile is $239, upper quartile is $408)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $496


Median gross rent in Blessing, TX in 2016: $780

Housing units in Blessing with a mortgage: 18 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 198

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $28,778

Median monthly housing costs: $471


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Blessing, Texas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $95,943 (it was $48,700 in 2000)
Blessing:

$95,943
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $10,883 - $159,546

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $133,548
Here:

$133,548
State:

$230,570

Mobile homes: $8,559
Here:

$8,559
State:

$80,655
Median year house/condo built: 1983

Median year apartment built: 1973

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,349
  • In family households: 1,261 (82 male householders, 182 female householders)
    163 spouses, 806 children (806 natural, 0 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 other relatives, 31 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 88 (25 male householders (24 living alone)), 56 female householders (50 living alone)), 6 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 76 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 63 4-persons, 53 5-persons, 45 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 75 1-person, 6 2-persons.

455 married couples with children.
174 single-parent households (0 men, 174 women).

54.3% of residents of Blessing speak English at home.
44.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (43% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 30% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 202 (15.0%)
(0.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.0
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.9
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Blessing, Texas:

  • 28no bedroom
  • 181 bedroom
  • 222 bedrooms
  • 1003 bedrooms
  • 404 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Blessing population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blessing, Texas:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 422 bedrooms
  • 713 bedrooms
  • 194 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Blessing population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Blessing in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 0no vehicle
  • 711 vehicle
  • 1262 vehicles
  • 113 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Blessing population

Cars and other vehicles available in Blessing in renter-occupied apartments

  • 0no vehicle
  • 341 vehicle
  • 792 vehicles
  • 203 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Blessing population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Blessing, Texas:

  • 301 room
  • 172 rooms
  • 63 rooms
  • 04 rooms
  • 1045 rooms
  • 116 rooms
  • 07 rooms
  • 398 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Blessing population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blessing, Texas:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 434 rooms
  • 605 rooms
  • 96 rooms
  • 197 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Blessing population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Blessing, TX household income distribution

  • Blessing, TX household income distribution
  • 73Less than $10,000
  • 23$10,000 to $14,999
  • 21$15,000 to $19,999
  • 26$20,000 to $24,999
  • 51$25,000 to $29,999
  • 14$35,000 to $39,999
  • 17$40,000 to $44,999
  • 19$45,000 to $49,999
  • 31$60,000 to $74,999
  • 18$75,000 to $99,999
  • 37$100,000 to $124,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Blessing, TX

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Blessing, TX
  • 48Less than $10,000
  • 18$15,000 to $19,999
  • 9$50,000 to $59,999
  • 13$60,000 to $69,999
  • 17$80,000 to $89,999
  • 44$125,000 to $149,999
  • 29$150,000 to $174,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Blessing, TX

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Blessing, TX
  • 24$100 to $149
  • 7$300 to $349
  • 7$550 to $599
  • 23$650 to $699
  • 21$900 to $999
  • 41No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 92010 or later
  • 842000 to 2009
  • 811990 to 1999
  • 241980 to 1989
  • 41970 to 1979
  • 0Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Blessing population
Blessing commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 38
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 47
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 0
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 104
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 39
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 45
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 72
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 18
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 22
  • 90 or more minutes: 0
Blessing, TX Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.7%
Number of people working at home: 43 (10.0% of all workers)

Blessing mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 186 (69%)
  • Carpooled: 62 (23%)
  • Walked: 16 (6%)
  • Other means: 4 (1%)

First ancestries reported:

 Czech: 102
 Portuguese: 77
 Irish: 17

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

  • 97%Mexico
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway
  • 0%Sweden

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

  • This state: 1,007
  • Other state: 117
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 35
  • South: 61
  • West: 21

88% of Blessing residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 100% lived in Texas.

Blessing:

88.1%
State average:

84.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 18
  • 5th and 6th grade: 17
  • 7th and 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 229
  • Less than 1 year of college: 0
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 0
  • Associate degree: 0
  • Bachelor's degree: 23
  • Master's degree: 0
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 43
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 9
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 123
  • Less than 1 year of college: 16
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 0
  • Associate degree: 19
  • Bachelor's degree: 0
  • Master's degree: 0
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 20.9%Males
Blessing marital status for males
Blessing marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 252
  • Mobile homes: 146

Median worth of mobile homes: $11,005

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 13.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.8%

House/condo owner moved in on average 4 years ago

Renter moved in on average 7 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Blessing:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Blessing
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (83.9%)
  • Utility gas (17.5%)
  • Electricity (87.0%)
  • Utility gas (13.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

6.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Texas:

15.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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)