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Demographics Analysis

The people of Eagle Lake City, Texas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 263

5 to 9 years : 53

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 63

18 and 19 years : 35

20 years : 20

21 years : 12

22 to 24 years : 71

25 to 29 years : 91

30 to 34 years : 78

35 to 39 years : 50

40 to 44 years : 110

45 to 49 years : 98

50 to 54 years : 63

55 to 59 years : 98

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 42

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 53

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 57

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 15

Female:

Under 5 years : 226

5 to 9 years : 204

10 to 14 years : 134

15 to 17 years : 136

18 and 19 years : 135

20 years : 62

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 91

25 to 29 years : 195

30 to 34 years : 107

35 to 39 years : 100

40 to 44 years : 124

45 to 49 years : 187

50 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 177

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 46

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 64

70 to 74 years : 28

75 to 79 years : 55

80 to 84 years : 15

85 years and over : 42


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,178

Multiple ancestry : 330

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 133


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,154

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 141

Not a U.S. citizen : 346


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 489

5 to 17 years : 701

18 to 24 years : 426

25 to 34 years : 471

35 to 44 years : 384

45 to 54 years : 389

55 to 59 years : 275

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 88

65 to 74 years : 206

75 years and over : 184

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 469

5 to 17 years : 680

18 to 24 years : 388

25 to 34 years : 354

35 to 44 years : 170

45 to 54 years : 288

55 to 59 years : 232

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 80

65 to 74 years : 165

75 years and over : 111

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 20

5 to 17 years : 21

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 16

35 to 44 years : 42

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 41

75 years and over : 32

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 38

25 to 34 years : 101

35 to 44 years : 172

45 to 54 years : 92

55 to 59 years : 43

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 41


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,089

Female : 1,867

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 47

Female : 151

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 287

Female : 200


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 1,589

Born in other state in the United States : 139

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 250


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 735

Now married, except separated : 757

Divorced : 197

Separated : 113

Widowed : 194

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 82

Divorced : 22

Separated : 21

Widowed : 32

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 109

Now married, except separated : 334

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 36


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Speak only English : 1,971

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 765

Speak English less than "very well" : 326

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 75


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Eagle Lake City, Texas

  • Other Groups: 2,197   (63.1%)
  • German: 340   (9.8%)
  • Czech: 244   (7.0%)
  • United States Or American: 151   (4.3%)
  • Irish: 120   (3.4%)
  • English: 114   (3.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 66   (1.9%)
  • Subsaharan African: 44   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 32   (0.9%)
  • Polish: 27   (0.8%)
  • Swedish: 26   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 21   (0.6%)
  • Swiss: 19   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 17   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 9   (0.3%)
  • Scottish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 5   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Eagle Lake City, Texas is 3,641



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Eagle Lake City, Texas: 1,423
Female Population in Eagle Lake City, Texas: 2,218


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Eagle Lake City, Texas: 29.7
Median Female Resident Age in Eagle Lake City, Texas: 27.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Eagle Lake City, Texas


White


Both sexes

37.7

Male

36.0

Female

39.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.8

Male

31.7

Female

31.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

15.5

Male

15.5

Female

15.5

Asian


Both sexes

33.5

Male

33.5

Female

42.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

46.5

Male

39.5

Female

53.5

Other


Both sexes

30.1

Male

30.1

Female

30.1

Two or More Races


Both sexes

22.3

Male

20.3

Female

24.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.4

Male

27.8

Female

29.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.7

Male

50.2

Female

52.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Eagle Lake City, Texas


  • White: 1,978
  • African American: 1,030
  • American Indian: 51
  • Asian: 90
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 425
  • Two or More Races: 67



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Eagle Lake City, Texas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Eagle Lake City, Texas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 26   (2.58%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 59   (5.86%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 94   (9.34%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 104   (10.34%)
  • 9th Grade: 44   (4.37%)
  • 10th Grade: 44   (4.37%)
  • 11th Grade: 37   (3.68%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 41   (4.08%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 248   (24.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 58   (5.77%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 72   (7.16%)
  • Associate Degree: 41   (4.08%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 98   (9.74%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (2.78%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (1.19%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 19   (1.64%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 49   (4.22%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 67   (5.77%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 79   (6.8%)
  • 9th Grade: 95   (8.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 78   (6.72%)
  • 11th Grade: 60   (5.17%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 42   (3.62%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 378   (32.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 88   (7.58%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 89   (7.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 22   (1.89%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 55   (4.74%)
  • Master's Degree: 32   (2.76%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.69%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Eagle Lake City, Texas

  • Eagle Lake Junior High


    ( Location: P O Box 338, Eagle Lake, TX 77434, Phone: (979) 234-3501, )

  • Eagle Lake Elementary


    ( Location: P O Box 338, Eagle Lake, TX 77434, Phone: (979) 234-3587, )

Public Libraries (Central) In Eagle Lake City, Texas

  • Eula & David Wintermann Library


    101 N Walnut Ave, Eagle Lake, TX 77434

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Eagle Lake City, Texas


  • Eagle Lake Depot


    Po Box 596, Eagle Lake, TX 77434

  • Eagle Lake Preservation Alliance


    Po Box 331, Eagle Lake, TX 77434

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Eagle Lake City, Texas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Eagle Lake City, Texas.

Area Features of Eagle Lake City, Texas


Airport


(1) Eagle Lake Airport   (2) Eagle Lake Community Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Colorado County Constable S Office Precinct 4   (2) Eagle Lake Municipal Building   (3) Eagle Lake Police Department   (4) Eagle Lake Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Prairie Edge Museum   (6) Rock Island Volunteer Fire Department  

Cemetery


(1) Lakeside Cemetery   (2) Mount Zion Cemetery   (3) Union Hill Cemetery  

Church


(1) Greater Rising Star Church   (2) Mount Zion Church   (3) White Cloud Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Eagle Lake   (2) Eagle Lake Division  

Dam


(1) Refuge Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Rice Medical Center  

Locale


(1) Silver Creek Fish Hatchery  

Mine


(1) Eagle Lake Quarry  

Park


(1) Municipal Park  

Populated Place


(1) Boedecker Junction   (2) Eagle Lake   (3) Eldridge   (4) Lafitte   (5) Lakeside   (6) Matthews   (7) Rayner Junction  

Post Office


(1) Eagle Lake Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Eagle Lake   (2) Lower Lake   (3) Mccreary Lake   (4) Refuge Lake  

School


(1) Eagle Lake Primary School   (2) Henry School  

Stream


(1) Coushatta Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Eagle Lake City, Texas

77434 (pop. 4,953)


Cities Nearby Eagle Lake City, Texas

Eagle Lake Ccd, TX  (pop. 5,123) 0.7 Miles
Garwood Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,954) 13.9 Miles
Northeast Wharton Ccd, TX  (pop. 5,175) 14.5 Miles
Wallis Ccd, TX  (pop. 1,985) 14.9 Miles
Columbus City, TX  (pop. 3,864) 15.3 Miles
Wallis City, TX  (pop. 1,000) 16.3 Miles
Columbus Ccd, TX  (pop. 9,105) 16.4 Miles
East Bernard Cdp, TX  (pop. 1,729) 16.4 Miles
Sealy City, TX  (pop. 6,192) 16.5 Miles
Sealy Ccd, TX  (pop. 12,924) 16.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Eagle Lake City, Texas

979



Elevation in Eagle Lake City, Texas is 190.0 ft. (58.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Eagle Lake City, Texas

Lat: 29.587790 N        Long: -96.330128 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Eagle Lake City, Texas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Texas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.20 6.17 4.03 6.25 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.20 6.17 4.03 6.25 0.00 5.78
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.58 4.15 6.20 0.00 6.06
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.58 4.15 6.20 0.00 6.06
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 6.73 4.20 6.34 0.00 6.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 6.73 4.20 6.34 0.00 6.16
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.94 4.32 6.68 0.00 6.39
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.94 4.32 6.68 0.00 6.39
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 7.04 4.27 6.79 0.00 6.42
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 7.04 4.27 6.79 0.00 6.42
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.64 3.98 6.44 0.00 6.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.64 3.98 6.44 0.00 6.10
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.71 4.03 6.44 0.00 6.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.71 4.03 6.44 0.00 6.16
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.74 4.05 6.45 0.00 6.17
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.74 4.05 6.45 0.00 6.17
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.57 3.94 6.40 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.57 3.94 6.40 0.00 6.07
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 6.52 3.97 6.36 0.00 6.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 6.52 3.97 6.36 0.00 6.04
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.96 6.88 4.42 6.77 0.00 6.49
  Total Electric Industry 7.96 6.88 4.42 6.77 0.00 6.49
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.68 1.59 0.93 6.53 0.00 1.56
  Energy-Only Providers 5.86 7.35 0.00 401.22 0.00 4.74
  Full-Service Providers 8.86 7.74 5.29 7.52 0.00 7.39
  Total Electric Industry 8.86 7.74 5.27 7.56 0.00 7.38
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 6.95 4.66 6.55 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 6.95 4.66 6.55 0.00 6.62
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 9.16 7.84 5.27 0.00 6.62 7.50
  Total Electric Industry 9.16 7.84 5.27 0.00 6.62 7.50
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 9.73 7.90 5.87 0.00 7.02 7.95
  Total Electric Industry 9.73 7.90 5.87 0.00 7.02 7.95
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 10.93 8.85 7.14 0.00 8.45 9.14
  Total Electric Industry 10.93 8.85 7.14 0.00 8.45 9.14
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 12.86 9.85 7.82 0.00 8.42 10.34
  Total Electric Industry 12.86 9.85 7.82 0.00 8.42 10.34

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Eagle Lake City, Texas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 117   (8.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 24   (1.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 49   (3.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 78   (5.5%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 215   (15.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 272   (19.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 199   (14.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 89   (6.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 41   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 39   (2.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 36   (2.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 27   (1.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 81   (5.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 142   (10.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,075

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 122

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 13

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 7

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 29


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 117

5 to 9 minutes : 337

10 to 14 minutes : 75

15 to 19 minutes : 112

20 to 24 minutes : 115

25 to 29 minutes : 12

30 to 34 minutes : 217

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 63

60 to 89 minutes : 112

90 or more minutes : 57


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

With Social Security income : 446

No Social Security income : 722


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

With retirement income : 114

No retirement income : 1,054


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 52

$10,000 to $14,999 : 53

$15,000 to $19,999 : 114

$20,000 to $24,999 : 65

$25,000 to $29,999 : 62

$30,000 to $34,999 : 117

$35,000 to $39,999 : 34

$40,000 to $44,999 : 18

$45,000 to $49,999 : 32

$50,000 to $59,999 : 51

$60,000 to $74,999 : 117

$75,000 to $99,999 : 23

$100,000 to $124,999 : 54

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $32,525


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Eagle Lake City, Texas

  • KCHN (1050 AM; 0.41 kW; Brookshire, TX; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KCHN (1050 AM; 0.65 kW; Pattison, TX; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KNUZ (1090 AM; 0.25 kW; Bellville, TX; Owner: Roy E. Henderson)
  • KWHI (1280 AM; 10.0 kW; Brookshire, TX; Owner: Tom S. Whitehead, Inc.)
  • KULP (1390 AM; 0.5 kW; El Campo, TX; Owner: Wharton County Radio, Inc.)
  • KANI (1500 AM; 0.5 kW; Wharton, TX; Owner: Martin Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KGOW (1560 AM; 19.0 kW; Katy, TX; Owner: Gow Communications, L.l.c.)
  • KREH (900 AM; 5.0 kW; Wallis, TX; Owner: Bustos Media Holdings, Llc)
  • KRTX (980 AM; 4.0 kW; Katy, TX; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)

FM Radio Stations Near Eagle Lake City, Texas

  • KBEX (89.7 FM; Industry, TX; Owner: Ksbj Educational Foundation)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Weimar, TX; Owner: Gospel American Network)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Weimar, TX; Owner: Vineyard Christian Fellowship Of Honnolulu Inc.)
  • KCPC (90.7 FM; Sealy, TX; Owner: Houston Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; El Campo, TX; Owner: The Bridge Church, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Eagle Lake City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 145  (18.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 57  (7.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 92  (11.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 38  (4.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 93  (11.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 235  (35.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 169  (25.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 186  (28.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 134 Farms In Eagle Lake City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Eagle Lake City, Texas

The First National Bank Of Eagle Lake - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $107k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Eagle Lake City, Texas

  • Eagle Lake Airport


    (about 0.4 miles in Eagle Lake, Texas; Airport Code: ELA)

  • Wharton Regional


    (about 25.3 miles in El Campo, Texas; Airport Code: WHT)

  • Sugar Land Regional


    (about 40.5 miles in Sugar Land, Texas; Airport Code: SGR)

  • West Houston


    (about 42.6 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: IWS)

  • Westchase Heliport


    (about 48.1 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: JWH)

  • Westchase Hilton Helipad


    (about 48.9 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: JWH)

  • Astroworld Helipad


    (about 50.3 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: QHI)

  • Bay City Municipal


    (about 50.9 miles in Bay City, Texas; Airport Code: BBC)

  • Transco Tower Galleria Heliport


    (about 53.3 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: JGQ)

  • Post Oak Manor


    (about 53.5 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: QPO)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Eagle Lake City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

71.85%

Carpooled

18.84%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.75%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.77%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.26%

Walked

4.20%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

1.33%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Eagle Lake City, Texas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 454

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 18

Female householder, no husband present : 353

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 305

Householder not living alone : 38


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 15

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 37

All other households : 1,116


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 341

Renter-occupied housing units : 113

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 18

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 196

Renter-occupied housing units : 157

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 229

Renter-occupied housing units : 114


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 118

$10,000 to $14,999 : 136

$15,000 to $19,999 : 130

$20,000 to $24,999 : 102

$25,000 to $29,999 : 77

$30,000 to $34,999 : 107

$35,000 to $39,999 : 51

$40,000 to $44,999 : 87

$45,000 to $49,999 : 32

$50,000 to $59,999 : 78

$60,000 to $74,999 : 117

$75,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 70

$125,000 to $149,999 : 6

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 8


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Total : 1,446


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Occupied : 1,168

Vacant : 278


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 27

Built 2000 to 2004 : 91

Built 1990 to 1999 : 137

Built 1980 to 1989 : 180

Built 1970 to 1979 : 237

Built 1960 to 1969 : 264

Built 1950 to 1959 : 168

Built 1940 to 1949 : 155

Built 1939 or earlier : 187


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Utility gas : 604

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 513

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 24

No fuel used : 27


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 35

$10,000 to $14,999 : 34

$15,000 to $19,999 : 60

$20,000 to $24,999 : 33

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 33

$35,000 to $39,999 : 38

$40,000 to $49,999 : 86

$50,000 to $59,999 : 138

$60,000 to $69,999 : 90

$70,000 to $79,999 : 26

$80,000 to $89,999 : 68

$90,000 to $99,999 : 16

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 27

$150,000 to $174,999 : 33

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 23

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 7

$400,000 to $499,999 : 8

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 8

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 294

Housing units without a mortgage : 482


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Eagle Lake City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : $53,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $51,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $53,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $19,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $52,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $61,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $59,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $56,400

Built 1939 or earlier : $81,000


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Eagle Lake City, Texas: 70.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Eagle Lake City, Texas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 1 1 $30,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $30,000
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 1 1 $13,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $13,000
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $288,100
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $288,100
2003        
  Single Family 5 5 $266,770
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $266,770
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $116,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $116,000
2005        
  Single Family 13 13 $814,960
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

13 13 $814,960
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $130,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $130,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Eagle Lake City, TX): $27,101
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Eagle Lake City): $40,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Eagle Lake City): $382
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Eagle Lake City, Texas

Utility Gas: 58.9%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.8%
Electricity: 38.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 1.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Eagle Lake City, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Eagle Lake City, Texas

Columbus Community Hospital Home Health Agency


     Address: 109 Shult Drive Suite 202, Columbus, Texas 78934
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/21/1983

1st Texas Home Health


     Address: 324 Meyer, Sealy, Texas 77474
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/21/2001

Texas Home Health Skilled Services


     Address: 2918 North Richmond Road Suite B, Wharton, Texas 77488
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/11/2003

Community Home Care


     Address: 303 Sandy Corner Road, El Campo, Texas 77437
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 5/17/1991

Texas Home Care & Associates


     Address: 20219 Amberlight, Katy, Texas 77450
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/18/2007

Hospitals Close To Eagle Lake City, Texas

Columbus Community Hospital


     Address: 110 Shult Dr, Columbus, Texas 78934
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Gulf Coast Medical Center


     Address: 1400 U S 59 N Bypass, Wharton, Texas 77488
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Bellville General Hospital


     Address: 44 N Cummings, Bellville, Texas 77418
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

El Campo Memorial Hospital


     Address: 303 Sandy Corner Rd, El Campo, Texas 77437
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Colorado Fayette Medical Center


     Address: 400 Youens Drive, Weimar, Texas 78962
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Eagle Lake City, Texas

Columbus Nursing And Rehabilitation Lp


     Address: 103 Sweetbriar Lne, Columbus, Texas 78934
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 46
     Percent Occupied: 36%

River Oaks Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 300 North St, Columbus, Texas 78934
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 130
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Colonial Belle Nursing Home Sealy


     Address: 1401 Eagle Lake Road, Sealy, Texas 77474
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Avalon Place Wharton


     Address: 1405 Valhalla Dr, Wharton, Texas 77488
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 84
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Wharton Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 418 N Rusk, Wharton, Texas 77488
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 77%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Eagle Lake City, Texas

Name: South Texas Project
Address: PO Box 289; Wadsworth, TX 77483
Distance: 57 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Eagle Lake City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 495
    Disabled Workers: 100
    Widowers Workers: 135
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 75


(updated 2007)



Colorado County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.10%
  • Bush & Cheney 71.37%
  • Other 0.54%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Eagle Lake City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Colorado County, TX

6.20 % of Colorado County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $37,879

Texas Average 8.37 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Colorado County, TX (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Harris County , TX 1.21 % ($46,226 AGI )
  • Austin County , TX 0.50 % ($28,400 AGI )
  • Wharton County , TX 0.49 % ($22,000 AGI )

Relocation away from Colorado County, TX

6.59 % of Colorado County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,227

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Colorado County, TX (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Harris County , TX 1.18 % ($28,463 AGI )
  • Fayette County , TX 0.49 % ($22,441 AGI )
  • Fort Bend County , TX 0.49 % ($26,382 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Texas

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Texas

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Eagle Lake City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Eagle Lake City, Texas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Hail        
04/24/2003, 07:40 am 0 0 $3K --
03/30/2002, 03:31 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/26/2001, 02:00 pm 0 0 $2K --
05/04/2000, 04:42 pm 0 0 $25K --
05/04/2000, 03:55 pm 0 0 $15K --
02/27/1999, 04:20 pm 0 0 $15K --
02/16/1998, 04:15 pm 0 0 $3K --
02/16/1998, 03:54 pm 0 0 $3K --
06/17/1997, 10:04 am 0 0 $5K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
04/21/2006, 04:33 am 0 0 $5K --
06/13/2003, 05:55 pm 0 0 $8K --
09/02/2000, 06:14 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/23/2000, 04:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
07/14/1998, 04:20 pm 0 0 $3K --
12/23/1997, 03:58 pm 0 0 $3K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Eagle Lake City, Texas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Eagle Lake City, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 0 0 0 n/a
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 26 27 0 27 0 27 27 n/a
Robbery 5 1 1 1 2 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 133 26 27 27 53 79 27 0 27 27 0 0 n/a
Assault 10 11 12 13 31 17 7 8 11 2 2 3 n/a
    per 100,000 267 287 322 346 820 448 188 217 299 55 54 81 n/a
Burglary 52 45 21 16 25 23 10 9 21 12 9 27 n/a
    per 100,000 1,388 1,176 563 426 662 606 268 244 570 330 242 733 n/a
Larceny Theft 68 94 40 40 78 58 67 30 28 28 29 17 n/a
    per 100,000 1,815 2,456 1,073 1,064 2,064 1,527 1,795 814 761 770 780 461 n/a
Vehicle Theft 0 10 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 0 261 80 27 53 0 27 0 0 0 0 0 n/a
Arson 2 0 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 n/a
    per 100,000 53 0 27 27 53 26 0 27 0 0 0 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
4 3 3 4 8 5 2 2 4 0 0 1 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
31 37 16 15 27 21 20 10 12 10 10 11 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
17 20 10 9 18 13 11 6 8 5 5 6 n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Texas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
46,484 44,336 50,559 52,574 571,050 59,105 67,707 71,124 77,693 81,235


(updated 2014)



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