Blessing, Texas

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Population in 2010: 927.
Population change since 2000: +7.7%
Males: 507  (54.8%)
Females: 420  (45.2%)
Median resident age:

18.9 years
Texas median age:

34.7 years

Zip codes: 77419.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,089 (it was $22,989 in 2000)
Blessing:

$34,089
TX:

$59,206

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $16,526 (it was $10,980 in 2000)

Blessing CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $107,791 (it was $48,700 in 2000)
Blessing:

$107,791
TX:

$172,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $86,931; detached houses: $140,610; mobile homes: $8,248

Median gross rent in 2017: $891.

March 2019 cost of living index in Blessing: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 46.2%
(42.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 45.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Blessing, TX (2010)
    • 52056.1%Hispanic
    • 37540.5%White alone
    • 252.7%Black alone
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 30.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Blessing, Texas as of December 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Blessing is 225 to 1.


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Ancestries: Czech (10.1%), Portuguese (7.3%), Irish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.03 square miles.

Population density: 456 people per square mile   (low).

Blessing, Texas map

207 residents are foreign born (15.1% Latin America).

This place:

15.1%
Texas:

100.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Blessing CDP:

1.1% ($520)
Texas:

1.8% ($1,393)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (47.0 miles , pop. 60,603).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (79.7 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Tidehaven, TX (2.3 miles ),
Palacios, TX (3.3 miles ),
Markham, TX (3.4 miles ),
La Ward, TX (3.9 miles),
Bay City, TX (4.2 miles ),
Lolita, TX (4.4 miles ),
Matagorda, TX (4.5 miles ),
Louise, TX (4.5 miles )

Latitude: 28.87 N, Longitude: 96.22 W

Area code: 361

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

5.1%
Texas:

3.5%
Most common industries in Blessing, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Utilities (13.1%)
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Health care (9.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Utilities (22.0%)
  • Construction (20.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (9.4%)
  • Petroleum & coal products (8.2%)
  • Public administration (5.7%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (23.9%)
  • Health care (18.3%)
  • Personal & laundry services (12.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.9%)
  • U. S. Postal service (8.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.5%)
  • Book stores & news dealers (5.5%)
Most common occupations in Blessing, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Carpenters (9.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Carpenters (15.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (10.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (11.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.1%)
  • Personal appearance workers (7.3%)
  • Media and communications workers (7.3%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (7.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.5%)
  • Child care workers (5.5%)

Average climate in Blessing, Texas

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Tornado activity:

Blessing-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 1% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the Blessing place center killed 4 people and injured 7 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 12/24/1975, a category F3 tornado 19.8 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Blessing-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 88% 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 115.4 miles away from Blessing 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 109.9 miles away from Blessing center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 372.9 miles away from Blessing 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 440.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 394.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 137.3 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 Matagorda County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tropical Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Blessing topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Blessing:

  • PALACIOS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PALACIOS, TX)
  • PALACIOUS COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 11 miles away; PALACIOS, TX)
  • LEISURE LODGE PALACIOS (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PALACIOS, TX)

Operable nuclear power plants near Blessing:

  • 12 miles: South Texas Project 1 and 2 in Palacios, TX.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blessing:

  • Wharton County Junior College (about 33 miles; Wharton, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,009)
  • University of Houston-Victoria (about 47 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 3,110)
  • Victoria College (about 47 miles; Victoria, TX; FT enrollment: 2,730)
  • Brazosport College (about 51 miles; Lake Jackson, TX; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Alvin Community College (about 70 miles; Alvin, TX; FT enrollment: 3,953)
  • Houston Baptist University (about 72 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • The Art Institute of Houston (about 76 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 2,429)

Public elementary/middle school in Blessing:

  • BLESSING EL (Students: 229, Location: 139 FM 616, Grades: PK-5)
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Notable location: Blessing Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Blessing Hotel (128 10th Street).

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

2.9 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.0%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.7%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Blessing (2011 data):

  • The First State Bank: Blessing Branch at Avenue B And 10th Street, branch established on 1996/12/30. Info updated 2011/10/26: Bank assets: $289.2 mil, Deposits: $263.3 mil, headquarters in Louise, TX, positive income, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Louise Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Blessing:

Marital status in Blessing, TX
  • Never married: 51.1%
  • Now married: 42.1%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 1.3%

For population 25 years and over in Blessing:

  • High school or higher: 73.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Texas average:

14.0

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Blessing, TX (based on Matagorda County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,79949
Catholic8,1437
Mainline Protestant2,84719
Black Protestant1,0607
Other3984
None14,455-
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: 5
This county:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
This county:

7.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.1%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.8%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Blessing:

46.2%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.7%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.3%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Blessing:

12.2%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Blessing:

6.8
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Blessing:

33.3%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Blessing:

52.6%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Blessing:

78.3%
Texas:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Blessing, TX Residents

6.64% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,572 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Harris County, TX  0.86% ($60,828 average AGI)
from Brazoria County, TX  0.74% ($51,750)
from Wharton County, TX  0.45% ($31,933)


6.07% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($52,209 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.07%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Brazoria County, TX  0.85% ($54,825 average AGI)
to Harris County, TX  0.81% ($51,481)
to Wharton County, TX  0.37% ($38,800)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blessing:

  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KTMR (1130 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EDNA, TX; Owner: SIGA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • DKFCC (1270 AM; 3 kW; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: CHAMELEON RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEYH (850 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KREH (900 AM; 5 kW; PECAN GROVE, TX)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 5 kW; ROSENBURG/RICHMOND, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blessing:

  • KXGJ (101.7 FM; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KIOX-FM (96.9 FM; EL CAMPO, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZRC (92.5 FM; MARKHAM, TX; Owner: LBR ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KMKS (102.5 FM; BAY CITY, TX; Owner: SANDLIN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KROY (99.7 FM; PALACIOS, TX; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJOJ-FM (103.3 FM; FREEPORT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KGUL (96.1 FM; EDNA, TX; Owner: LAGRANGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KIXS (107.9 FM; VICTORIA, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSQ (94.5 FM; ELLSWORTH, ME; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • Blessing, Texas
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents10
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:1
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Texas average
  • Fatal accident count28819
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents43734
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons9200
  • Fatalities32636
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents74859
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3335
See more detailed statistics of Blessing fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 210ft / 63.9mTotal length
  • $57,000Total costs
  • 21,420Total average daily traffic
  • 2,554Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,840Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic
New bridges in Blessing, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Blessing, TX

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Blessing)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 1 Mi N Fm 616 On Fm 458 On Left Side (Lat: 28.881917 Lon: -96.269694), Call Sign: KNEN241, Licensee ID: L00116832,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.000 MHz, Grant Date: 12/18/2002, Expiration Date: 01/03/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2013, Registrant: County Of Matagorda, Bay City, TX 77404-1259, Phone: (409) 245-5526
  • Live Oak At 11th St (Lat: 28.872472 Lon: -96.224694), Call Sign: KXR332,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.775 MHz, Grant Date: 03/23/1999, Expiration Date: 04/19/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/19/2004, Registrant: Trull Service Company, Palacios, TX 77465-0570, Phone: (512) 972-2537
  • 3 Miles W St Hwy 35 35 Miles South (Lat: 28.671944 Lon: -96.205250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WGH417,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.250 MHz, Grant Date: 10/30/2000, Expiration Date: 10/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 03/27/2001, Certifier: Kevin Dumas, Registrant: New Signals Engineering, Buna, TX 77612, Fax: (409) 994-4696
  • BLESSING MOBILE, Lat: 28.874583 Lon: -96.221889, Call Sign: WNWE375,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.025 MHz, Grant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 12/01/2022, Certifier: L J Kopiasz, Registrant: Prokarma, 222 So 15th St. Suite 505n, Omaha, NE 68102, Phone: (402) 522-5068, Fax: (402) 346-6676, Email:
  • Hwy 35 4 Mi S (Lat: 28.812778 Lon: -96.221917), Call Sign: KKU878,
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.9400 MHz, Grant Date: 01/04/2011, Expiration Date: 01/30/2021, Certifier: D J Bolton, Registrant: Fcc-Faa Licensing, LLC, 211 North Union Street, Suite 100, Alexandria, VA 22314, Phone: (703) 615-6615, Fax: (703) 372-5176, Email:
  • Seagull Shoreline 3.5 Mi S (Lat: 28.818611 Lon: -96.202194), Call Sign: WNMU375,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/1999, Expiration Date: 04/25/2004, Cancellation Date: 01/29/2002, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB5EGH, Grant Date: 09/15/1987, Expiration Date: 09/15/1997, Cancellation Date: 09/16/1999, Registrant: Herman D Worsham, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Call Sign: N5TTD, Licensee ID: L00330891, Grant Date: 03/08/2011, Expiration Date: 05/28/2021, Registrant: Charles W Allen Jr, #140 Pr 809 (Viets Ln), Blessing, TX 77419
  • Call Sign: W3ZZT, Previous Call Sign: KE5ZCI, Licensee ID: L01465321, Grant Date: 02/01/2019, Expiration Date: 04/24/2029, Certifier: Mark A Cunningham, Registrant: Mark A Cunningham, 235 Elm Street, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Call Sign: KG5IAY, Licensee ID: L01951766, Grant Date: 06/18/2015, Expiration Date: 06/18/2025, Certifier: Matthew P Riccio, Registrant: Matthew P Riccio, Blessing, TX 77419

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 19640 , Serial Number: 17260629, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 06/24/2014
    Registrant (Individual): James Moerbe, Po Box 686, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3409A , Serial Number: 22-1675, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 03/09/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 12/27/2004
    Registrant (Individual): Charles E Rhoades, Po Box 197, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4297U , Serial Number: 15060297, Airworthiness Date: 12/30/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 12/10/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Michael R Mondrik, Po Box 592, Blessing, TX 77419
  • Aircraft: BEECH 23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 113 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8930M , Serial Number: M-318, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 01/23/2004, Certificate Issue Date: 09/20/2016
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Christopher L Bexley, Po Box 898, Blessing, TX 77419, Other Owners: Clarence Wayne Neal

Most common first names in Blessing, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John775.8 years
William776.7 years
James656.9 years
Mary683.7 years
Frank680.3 years
Robert478.3 years
Alice485.7 years
Barbara363.0 years
Maria365.3 years
Clyde371.7 years
Most common last names in Blessing, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rickaway973.1 years
Longoria771.6 years
Smith775.2 years
Phillips679.2 years
Williams575.2 years
Ackerman477.3 years
Green473.2 years
Hlozek478.5 years
Lara468.5 years
Mitchell467.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Blessing, TX
  • 82.3%Electricity
  • 17.7%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Blessing, TX
  • 85.7%Electricity
  • 14.3%Utility gas


Blessing compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Blessing on our top lists:

  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Honduras (population 500+)"
There are 4 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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