Indian Springs, Texas

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Population in 2010: 785.
Males: 291  (37.2%)
Females: 494  (62.8%)
Median resident age:

58.0 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years
Estimated median household income in 2019: $50,999
Indian Springs:

$50,999
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,961

Indian Springs CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $128,024
Indian Springs:

$128,024
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $127,809; detached houses: $162,542; mobile homes: $35,507

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,101.

March 2019 cost of living index in Indian Springs: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 19.6%

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Ancestries: American (28.4%), Polish (24.1%), English (6.3%), Italian (4.4%), French Canadian (4.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $320 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $779 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (49.5 miles , pop. 208,076).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (74.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).

Nearest cities:

Livingston-New Willard, TX (3.2 miles ),
Livingston, TX (3.4 miles ),
Goodrich, TX (3.6 miles ),
Seven Oaks, TX (3.6 miles),
Big Thicket Lake Estates, TX (3.7 miles ),
West Livingston, TX (4.0 miles ),
Warren, TX (4.3 miles ),
Chester, TX (4.3 miles )

Latitude: 30.69 N, Longitude: 94.75 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 936

Distribution of median household income in Indian Springs, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Indian Springs, TX in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

10.3%
Texas:

8.0%

Tornado activity:

Indian Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/21/1992, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.6 miles away from the Indian Springs place center injured one person and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 43.0 miles away from the place center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Indian Springs-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 27% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/17/2012 at 08:12:00, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.5 miles away from Indian Springs center
On 9/2/2013 at 23:51:15, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from Indian Springs center
On 9/2/2013 at 21:52:38, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MW, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 89.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/25/2013 at 07:01:19, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from Indian Springs center
On 10/20/2011 at 12:24:41, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 236.5 miles away from Indian Springs center
On 5/10/2012 at 15:15:38, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MW, Depth: 4.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.8 miles away from Indian Springs center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Polk County (21) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Fires: 2, Wind: 1, Other: 2 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Indian Springs:

  • ENCOMPASS HOME HEALTH OF LIVINGSTON (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; LIVINGSTON, TX)
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER LIVINGSTON Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; LIVINGSTON, TX)
  • TIMBERWOOD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LIVINGSTON, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Indian Springs:

  • Angelina College (about 42 miles; Lufkin, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,478)
  • Sam Houston State University (about 48 miles; Huntsville, TX; FT enrollment: 16,233)
  • Lone Star College System (about 57 miles; The Woodlands, TX; FT enrollment: 45,205)
  • Lamar Institute of Technology (about 60 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 2,023)
  • Lamar University (about 60 miles; Beaumont, TX; FT enrollment: 13,658)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Texas Inc. (about 63 miles; Houston, TX; FT enrollment: 3,236)
  • Stephen F Austin State University (about 63 miles; Nacogdoches, TX; FT enrollment: 11,542)

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Notable location: Indian Springs Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Lake Downs (A), Wild Indian Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Polk 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:

2.4 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

62.9%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.2%
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

For population 15 years and over in Indian Springs:

Marital status in Indian Springs, TX
  • Never married: 28.2%
  • Now married: 50.9%
  • Separated: 8.1%
  • Widowed: 2.0%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

For population 25 years and over in Indian Springs:

  • High school or higher: 62.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Texas average:

13.8

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Indian Springs, TX (based on Polk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,47549
Mainline Protestant2,46913
Catholic1,8082
Other7535
Black Protestant4063
None30,502-
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: 7
This county:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Polk County:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Here:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
This county:

4.54 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Polk County:

11.0%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Polk County:

28.2%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.2%
State:

15.7%

11.15% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,415 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.15%
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  1.74% ($73,464 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TX  0.69% ($68,083)
from San Jacinto County, TX  0.39% ($35,560)


9.44% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,408 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.44%
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 Harris County, TX  0.89% ($39,856 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, TX  0.55% ($56,175)
to Angelina County, TX  0.44% ($54,241)

Strongest AM radio stations in Indian Springs:

  • KETX (1440 AM; 5 kW; LIVINGSTON, TX; Owner: LONE STAR NETWORK)
  • KTRH (740 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: AMFM TEXAS LICENSES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGOL (1180 AM; 50 kW; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSEV (700 AM; 15 kW; TOMBALL, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KJOJ (880 AM; 10 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KILE (1560 AM; 50 kW; BELLAIRE, TX; Owner: THE RAFTT CORPORATION)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KKHT (1070 AM; 10 kW; HOUSTON, TX; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLVI (560 AM; 5 kW; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWUD (1490 AM; 1 kW; WOODVILLE, TX; Owner: CARROLL TEXAS BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KYOK (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; CONROE, TX; Owner: MARTIN BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Indian Springs:

  • KTHT (97.1 FM; CLEVELAND, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KVST (103.7 FM; WILLIS, TX; Owner: NEW WAVO COMMUNICATION GROUP, INC.)
  • KETX-FM (92.3 FM; LIVINGSTON, TX; Owner: LONE STAR NETWORK)
  • KHPT (106.9 FM; CONROE, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KQBU-FM (93.3 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION ("TLC"))
  • KQQK (107.9 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTJM (98.5 FM; PORT ARTHUR, TX; Owner: LIBERMAN BROADCASTING OF HOUSTON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRWP (97.5 FM; BEAUMONT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KYKS (105.1 FM; LUFKIN, TX; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSBJ (89.3 FM; HUMBLE, TX; Owner: KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KVLL-FM (94.7 FM; WELLS, TX; Owner: RADIO WOODVILLE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Indian Springs:

  • KETX-LP (Channel 5; LIVINGSTON, TX; Owner: LONE STAR NETWORK)
  • KCTL-LP (Channel 25; LIVINGSTON, TX; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 213ft / 65.4mTotal length
  • $15,000Total costs
  • 32,152Total average daily traffic
  • 2,672Total average daily truck traffic
  • 44,755Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Indian Springs, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 41940-1949
  • 41980-1989
  • 31990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Indian Springs, TX
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Indian Springs, TX
  • 47.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 43.6%Electricity
  • 9.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Indian Springs, TX
  • 71.3%Electricity
  • 28.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Indian Springs compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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