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Total population: 18,110 (Urban population: 18,066, Rural population: 44 (all nonfarm))

Converse,TX index of house prices


Houses: 4,064 (3,875 occupied: 2,837 owner occupied, 1,038 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

24%

Housing density: 642 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $186,768.


Median contract rent in 2009: $713 (lower quartile is $600, upper quartile is $828)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $859


Median gross rent in Converse, TX in 2009: $869


Housing units in Converse with a mortgage: 2,281 (157 second mortgage, 91 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 299


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $64,981


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $54,974


Median monthly housing costs: $984





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $117,539 (it was $76,200 in 2000)
Converse:

$117,539
Texas:

$125,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $88,164 - $156,609

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $86,165
Here:

$86,165
State:

$177,060

Townhouses or other attached units: $27,064
Here:

$27,064
State:

$170,403

Mobile homes: $75,403
Here:

$75,403
State:

$42,156

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,266
  • In family households: 10,280 (2,423 male householders, 708 female householders)
    2,566 spouses, 3,831 children (3,421 natural, 89 adopted, 321 stepchildren), 318 grandchildren, 16 brothers or sisters, 57 parents, 172 other relatives, 189 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 986 (367 male householders (263 living alone)), 377 female householders (354 living alone)), 242 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 242 (164 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,162 2-persons, 794 3-persons, 644 4-persons, 353 5-persons, 164 6-persons, 14 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 617 1-person, 76 2-persons, 13 3-persons, 38 4-persons.

2,354 married couples with children.
760 single-parent households (154 men, 606 women).

79.3% of residents of Converse speak English at home.
17.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).
1.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 676 (5.9%)
(55.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

3.8

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Converse, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 10
  • 3 rooms: 118
  • 4 rooms: 158
  • 5 rooms: 891
  • 6 rooms: 693
  • 7 rooms: 629
  • 8 rooms: 194
  • 9 or more rooms: 144
  • 1 room: 25
  • 2 rooms: 31
  • 3 rooms: 67
  • 4 rooms: 196
  • 5 rooms: 349
  • 6 rooms: 214
  • 7 rooms: 87
  • 8 rooms: 53
  • 9 or more rooms: 16
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Converse, Texas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 33
  • 2 bedrooms: 265
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,803
  • 4 bedrooms: 697
  • 5+ bedrooms: 16
  • no bedroom: 25
  • 1 bedroom: 106
  • 2 bedrooms: 328
  • 3 bedrooms: 481
  • 4 bedrooms: 98
  • 5+ bedrooms: 0
Cars and other vehicles available in Converse, Texas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 45
  • 1 vehicle: 651
  • 2 vehicles: 1,578
  • 3 vehicles: 423
  • 4 vehicles: 122
  • 5+ vehicles: 18
  • no vehicle: 98
  • 1 vehicle: 470
  • 2 vehicles: 406
  • 3 vehicles: 59
  • 4 vehicles: 5
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 972
  • 2000 to 2004: 645
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,218
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,243
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,235
  • 1960 to 1969: 281
  • 1950 to 1959: 87
  • 1940 to 1949: 29
  • 1939 or earlier: 182

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Converse, TX house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Converse, TX:

  • Less than $10,000: 18
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 9
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 29
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 31
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 9
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 22
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 34
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 108
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 195
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 187
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 186
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 312
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 323
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 833
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 1076
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 487
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 377
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 160
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 58
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 0
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 1
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 10
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Converse rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Converse:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 0
  • $200 to $249: 0
  • $250 to $299: 0
  • $300 to $349: 37
  • $350 to $399: 0
  • $400 to $449: 0
  • $450 to $499: 17
  • $500 to $549: 0
  • $550 to $599: 45
  • $600 to $649: 85
  • $650 to $699: 16
  • $700 to $749: 117
  • $750 to $799: 124
  • $800 to $899: 249
  • $900 to $999: 198
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 182
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 89
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 69
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 79
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 94
  • 1990 to 1994: 47
  • 1985 to 1989: 72
  • 1980 to 1984: 90
  • 1975 to 1979: 83
  • 1970 to 1974: 112
  • 1970 to 1974: 46
  • 1965 to 1969: 132


Converse, TX Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.3%
Number of people working at home: 81 (1.4% of all workers)


Converse commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 83
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 403
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 736
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 1219
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1016
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 522
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 936
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 181
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 147
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 206
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 173
  • 90 or more minutes: 114
 


Converse mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,795 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 828 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 43 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 32 (1%)
  • Walked: 22 (0%)
  • Other means: 16 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 81 (1%)
 


Converse, TX household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 160
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 150
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 134
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 207
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 135
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 390
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 293
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 214
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 390
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 510
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 430
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 475
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 216
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 98
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 53
  • $200,000 or more: 20
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 5086
 German: 1383
 United States or American: 793
 Irish: 511
 English: 453
 Italian: 286
 Polish: 233
 French (except Basque): 230
 Scottish: 142
 Scotch-Irish: 86
 Dutch: 77
 European: 77
 French Canadian: 76
 British: 60
 Danish: 56
 Norwegian: 48
 Czech: 30
 Subsaharan African:: 30
 African: 30
 Canadian: 28
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 23
 Slovak: 22
 Swedish: 19
 Welsh: 17
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 16
 Czechoslovakian: 14
 Ukrainian: 13
 Greek: 10
 Australian: 9
 Northern European: 9
 Russian: 8
 Hungarian: 8
 Austrian: 8
 Acadian/Cajun: 8
 Dutch West Indian: 7
 Israeli: 7
 Belgian: 6
 Slavic: 4


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



  • Mexico (39%)
  • Philippines (17%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Thailand (6%)
  • India (4%)
  • Japan (3%)


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

  • This state: 5569
  • Northeast: 539
  • Midwest: 1330
  • South: 1553
  • West: 1340

48% of Converse residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 38% lived in Texas.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 19
  • 5th and 6th grade: 11
  • 7th and 8th grade: 52
  • 9th grade: 43
  • 10th grade: 29
  • 11th grade: 45
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 73
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 748
  • Less than 1 year of college: 422
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 755
  • Associate degree: 413
  • Bachelor's degree: 473
  • Master's degree: 192
  • Professional school degree: 39
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 7
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 44
  • 5th and 6th grade: 47
  • 7th and 8th grade: 79
  • 9th grade: 34
  • 10th grade: 73
  • 11th grade: 40
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 137
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,148
  • Less than 1 year of college: 456
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 767
  • Associate degree: 323
  • Bachelor's degree: 483
  • Master's degree: 109
  • Professional school degree: 39
  • Doctorate degree: 16

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.5%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.5%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 4.9%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 5.9%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 56.3%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 3.7%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 10.5%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 12.6%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 3.5%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 5.2%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 11.5%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $65,436
  • Black householders: $55,383
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $47,900
  • Asian householders: $74,446
  • Some other race householders: $47,698
  • Two or more races householders: $50,772
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $53,771
Converse household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Converse household income for Black householders
Converse household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Converse household income for Asian householders
Converse household income for Some other race householders
Converse household income for Two or more races householders
Converse household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Converse marital status for males
Converse marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $121,086
  • Black or African American householders: $130,650
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $53,987
  • Asian householders: $142,682
  • Some other race householders: $114,608
  • Two or more races householders: $163,351
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $106,895

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,410
  • One, attached: 36
  • Two: 9
  • 3 or 4: 109
  • 5 to 9: 164
  • 10 to 19: 62
  • 20 to 49: 9
  • 50 or more: 9
  • Mobile homes: 247
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Median worth of mobile homes: $20,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 8 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Converse:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Converse
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (65.8%)
  • Electricity (33.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (49.9%)
  • Electricity (47.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 101
Here:

6.6%
Texas:

6.8%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 60
Here:

6.7%
Texas:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 136
Here:

22.5%
Texas:

15.4%

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 (Noninst.)


 

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