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Elsa, TX (Texas) Houses and Residents

Elsa,TX index of house prices

Total population: 6,617 (Urban population: 5,325, Rural population: 0)

Houses: 2,104 (1,804 occupied: 987 owner occupied, 832 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

46%
State:

39%

Housing density: 1,424 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $120,899.

Median contract rent in 2016: $264 (lower quartile is $99, upper quartile is $440)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $466


Median gross rent in Elsa, TX in 2016: $434

Housing units in Elsa with a mortgage: 383 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 607

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $32,118

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $27,468

Median monthly housing costs: $473


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Elsa, Texas Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $49,194 (it was $34,900 in 2000)
Elsa:

$49,194
Texas:

$161,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $35,212 - $76,950

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $57,274
Here:

$57,274
State:

$230,570

Mobile homes: $57,953
Here:

$57,953
State:

$80,655
Median year house/condo built: 1987

Median year apartment built: 1995

Household type by relationship:

Households: 6,711
  • In family households: 6,203 (215 male householders, 1,176 female householders)
    630 spouses, 3,082 children (2,977 natural, 0 adopted, 92 stepchildren), 234 grandchildren, 188 brothers or sisters, 184 parents, 470 other relatives, 61 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 528 (269 male householders (228 living alone)), 180 female householders (152 living alone)), 76 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 247 2-persons, 327 3-persons, 301 4-persons, 157 5-persons, 153 6-persons, 148 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 381 1-person, 62 2-persons.

1,006 married couples with children.
1,277 single-parent households (59 men, 1,218 women).

10.9% of residents of Elsa speak English at home.
89.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (63% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 854 (12.7%)
(13.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.3
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.5
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 121 bedroom
  • 1702 bedrooms
  • 5813 bedrooms
  • 1474 bedrooms
  • 825+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Elsa population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elsa, Texas:

  • 98no bedroom
  • 1291 bedroom
  • 1612 bedrooms
  • 4353 bedrooms
  • 614 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Elsa population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 43no vehicle
  • 4441 vehicle
  • 2872 vehicles
  • 1633 vehicles
  • 364 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Elsa population

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

  • 173no vehicle
  • 3641 vehicle
  • 2412 vehicles
  • 543 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Elsa population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elsa, Texas:

  • 01 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 133 rooms
  • 714 rooms
  • 5235 rooms
  • 1956 rooms
  • 1697 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 149+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Elsa population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elsa, Texas:

  • 1041 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 923 rooms
  • 2154 rooms
  • 2655 rooms
  • 226 rooms
  • 1457 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Elsa population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

  • Elsa, TX household income distribution

  • Elsa, TX household income distribution
  • 324Less than $10,000
  • 289$10,000 to $14,999
  • 198$15,000 to $19,999
  • 149$20,000 to $24,999
  • 128$25,000 to $29,999
  • 176$30,000 to $34,999
  • 94$35,000 to $39,999
  • 44$40,000 to $44,999
  • 44$45,000 to $49,999
  • 98$50,000 to $59,999
  • 111$60,000 to $74,999
  • 83$75,000 to $99,999
  • 33$100,000 to $124,999
  • 12$125,000 to $149,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Elsa, TX

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Elsa, TX
  • 96$20,000 to $24,999
  • 86$25,000 to $29,999
  • 93$30,000 to $34,999
  • 58$35,000 to $39,999
  • 146$40,000 to $49,999
  • 172$50,000 to $59,999
  • 57$60,000 to $69,999
  • 88$70,000 to $79,999
  • 68$80,000 to $89,999
  • 44$90,000 to $99,999
  • 31$100,000 to $124,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Elsa, TX

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Elsa, TX
  • 23Less than $100
  • 79$100 to $149
  • 150$150 to $199
  • 80$200 to $249
  • 50$250 to $299
  • 54$300 to $349
  • 24$400 to $449
  • 61$450 to $499
  • 75$500 to $549
  • 65$800 to $899
  • 168No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 2742000 to 2009
  • 2591990 to 1999
  • 2511980 to 1989
  • 431970 to 1979
  • 280Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Elsa population
Elsa commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 0
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 136
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 164
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 342
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 309
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 139
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 485
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 50
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 35
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 88
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 50
  • 90 or more minutes: 0
Elsa, TX Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 90.5%
Number of people working at home: 195 (9.9% of all workers)

Elsa mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,753 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 179 (8%)
  • Taxi: 68 (3%)
  • Walked: 16 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 195 (9%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 13

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

  • 96%Mexico
  • 2%El Salvador
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark
  • 0%Norway
  • 0%Sweden

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

  • This state: 5,304
  • Other state: 568
  • Northeast: 0
  • Midwest: 197
  • South: 281
  • West: 117

91% of Elsa residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in Texas.

Elsa:

90.7%
State average:

84.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 42
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 133
  • 5th and 6th grade: 126
  • 7th and 8th grade: 46
  • 9th grade: 74
  • 10th grade: 26
  • 11th grade: 69
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 46
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 590
  • Less than 1 year of college: 0
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 217
  • Associate degree: 0
  • Bachelor's degree: 0
  • Master's degree: 31
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 37
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 194
  • 5th and 6th grade: 146
  • 7th and 8th grade: 79
  • 9th grade: 108
  • 10th grade: 126
  • 11th grade: 181
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 738
  • Less than 1 year of college: 16
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 340
  • Associate degree: 10
  • Bachelor's degree: 39
  • Master's degree: 87
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 12.6%Males
  • 13.3%Females
Elsa marital status for males
Elsa marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,718
  • Two: 114
  • 3 or 4: 126
  • 5 to 9: 53
  • Mobile homes: 113

Median worth of mobile homes: $45,191

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 7.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 7.3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 5 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Elsa:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Elsa
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (94.4%)
  • Utility gas (7.0%)
  • Electricity (94.4%)
  • Utility gas (6.6%)

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: 17
Here:

13.1%
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)