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   (County: Galveston County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Jamaica Beach 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
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 11

10 to 14 years : 17

15 to 17 years : 11

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 21

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 15

25 to 29 years : 21

30 to 34 years : 13

35 to 39 years : 21

40 to 44 years : 27

45 to 49 years : 56

50 to 54 years : 54

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 34

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 58

75 to 79 years : 17

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 3

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 21

15 to 17 years : 3

18 and 19 years : 9

20 years : 0

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 6

25 to 29 years : 11

30 to 34 years : 27

35 to 39 years : 28

40 to 44 years : 29

45 to 49 years : 10

50 to 54 years : 55

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 17

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 29

70 to 74 years : 25

75 to 79 years : 22

80 to 84 years : 18

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 566

Multiple ancestry : 285

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 62


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 881

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 8

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 4

Not a U.S. citizen : 20


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 63

18 to 24 years : 58

25 to 34 years : 72

35 to 44 years : 105

45 to 54 years : 175

55 to 59 years : 149

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 135

75 years and over : 78

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 45

18 to 24 years : 29

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 50

45 to 54 years : 93

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 13

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 86

75 years and over : 45

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 27

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 75

55 to 59 years : 89

60 and 61 years : 14

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 49

75 years and over : 33

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 8

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 : 2

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 15

45 to 54 years : 7

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 312

Female : 191

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 191

Female : 187

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 8

Foreign born:

Male : 2

Female : 22


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 494

Born in other state in the United States : 361

Native: born outside the United States : 8

Foreign born : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 132

Now married, except separated : 230

Divorced : 79

Separated : 6

Widowed : 14

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 55

Now married, except separated : 192

Divorced : 95

Separated : 6

Widowed : 23

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 8

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 2

Now married, except separated : 20

Divorced : 2

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 821

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 41

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

German:

Speak English "very well" : 29

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Jamaica Beach City, Texas

  • German: 194   (17.8%)
  • English: 173   (15.8%)
  • Other Groups: 166   (15.2%)
  • Irish: 158   (14.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 61   (5.6%)
  • United States Or American: 56   (5.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 33   (3.0%)
  • Italian: 32   (2.9%)
  • Scottish: 23   (2.1%)
  • Polish: 22   (2.0%)
  • Welsh: 19   (1.7%)
  • Norwegian: 18   (1.6%)
  • French Canadian: 17   (1.6%)
  • Greek: 16   (1.5%)
  • Swedish: 14   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 13   (1.2%)
  • Canadian: 11   (1.0%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 9   (0.8%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 8   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 8   (0.7%)
  • Ukrainian: 7   (0.6%)
  • European: 6   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 5   (0.5%)
  • Arab: 4   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 4   (0.4%)
  • Romanian: 3   (0.3%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.2%)
  • British: 2   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.2%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Jamaica Beach City, Texas is 913



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Jamaica Beach City, Texas: 505
Female Population in Jamaica Beach City, Texas: 408


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Jamaica Beach City, Texas: 52.7
Median Female Resident Age in Jamaica Beach City, Texas: 54.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Jamaica Beach City, Texas


White


Both sexes

51.9

Male

51.6

Female

52.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

45.5

Male

49.5

Female

45.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

52.5

Male

58.5

Female

46.5

Asian


Both sexes

50.5

Male

48.0

Female

50.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

42.5

Male

47.5

Female

41.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

34.0

Male

33.5

Female

39.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.5

Male

48.0

Female

33.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

52.0

Male

51.5

Female

52.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Jamaica Beach City, Texas


  • White: 887
  • African American: 11
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 6
  • Two or More Races: 9



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (0.48%)
  • 9th Grade: 2   (0.48%)
  • 10th Grade: 9   (2.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (1.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10   (2.38%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 64   (15.2%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 23   (5.46%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 95   (22.57%)
  • Associate Degree: 54   (12.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 97   (23.04%)
  • Master's Degree: 34   (8.08%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (3.33%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (2.61%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 4   (1.02%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (1.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 6   (1.52%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 15   (3.81%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 62   (15.74%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 50   (12.69%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 75   (19.04%)
  • Associate Degree: 35   (8.88%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 101   (25.63%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (7.11%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (2.79%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.76%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Jamaica Beach 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 Jamaica Beach City, Texas.





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Galveston City, TX  (pop. 48,237) 11.2 Miles
La Marque City, TX  (pop. 13,958) 12.1 Miles
Texas City City, TX  (pop. 45,630) 14.6 Miles
Santa Fe City, TX  (pop. 11,956) 15.0 Miles
Texas City-league City Ccd, TX  (pop. 196,342) 18.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Jamaica Beach City, Texas

409





Latitude/Longitude of Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Lat: 29.192080 N        Long: -94.980488 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Jamaica Beach 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 Jamaica Beach City, Texas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 16   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 10   (1.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 8   (1.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 48   (8.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 45   (8.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 161   (29.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 96   (17.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 55   (10.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 25   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 45   (8.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 1   (0.2%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 13   (2.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 14   (2.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 400

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 58

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 : 0

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 : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 38


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 10

5 to 9 minutes : 10

10 to 14 minutes : 78

15 to 19 minutes : 42

20 to 24 minutes : 58

25 to 29 minutes : 38

30 to 34 minutes : 105

35 to 39 minutes : 9

40 to 44 minutes : 10

45 to 59 minutes : 38

60 to 89 minutes : 54

90 or more minutes : 6


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

With Social Security income : 171

No Social Security income : 303


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

With retirement income : 109

No retirement income : 365


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 11

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 10

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 22

$60,000 to $74,999 : 49

$75,000 to $99,999 : 10

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 30

$150,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 or more : 7


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $64,167


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Jamaica Beach City, Texas

  • KLAT (1010 AM; 5.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • KLAT (1010 AM; 3.6 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • KNTH (1070 AM; 5.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: South Texas Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KTEK (1110 AM; 2.5 kW; Alvin, TX; Owner: South Texas Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KQUE (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Liberman Broadcasting Of Houston License Llc)
  • KQUE (1230 AM; 0.41 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Liberman Broadcasting Of Houston License Llc)
  • KHCB (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Galveston, TX; Owner: Houston Christian Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • KCOH (1430 AM; 1.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Kcoh, Inc.)
  • KCOH (1430 AM; 5.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Kcoh, Inc.)
  • KBRZ (1460 AM; 0.5 kW; Freeport, TX; Owner: Aleluya Christian Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KGBC (1540 AM; 5.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Siga Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KGBC (1540 AM; 2.5 kW; Galveston, TX; Owner: Siga Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KGOW (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Gow Communications, L.l.c.)
  • KGOW (1560 AM; 1.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Gow Communications, L.l.c.)
  • KGOW (1560 AM; 0.1 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Gow Communications, L.l.c.)
  • KGOW (1560 AM; 50.0 kW; Arcola, TX; Owner: Gow Communications, L.l.c.)
  • KMIC (1590 AM; 5.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Radio Disney Group, Llc)
  • KILT (610 AM; 5.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Texas Cbs Radio Broadcasting L.p.)
  • KBME (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Amfm Texas Licenses Limited Partnership)
  • KYST (920 AM; 5.0 kW; Texas City, TX; Owner: Hispanic Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KPRC (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Houston, TX; Owner: Ccb Texas Licenses, L.p.)

FM Radio Stations Near Jamaica Beach City, Texas

  • KLTN (102.9 FM; Houston, TX; Owner: Univision Radio Houston License Corporation)
  • KLTN (102.9 FM; Houston, TX; Owner: Univision Radio Houston License Corporation)
  • KAMA-FM (104.9 FM; Houston, TX; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • KAMA-FM (104.9 FM; Houston, TX; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • KHTC (107.5 FM; Liverpool, TX; Owner: Cox Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Galveston, TX; Owner: Vision Celestial)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Clute, TX; Owner: Vision Celestial)
  • KACC (89.7 FM; Alvin, TX; Owner: Alvin Community College)
  • KPFT (90.1 FM; Houston, TX; Owner: Pacifica Foundation, Inc.)
  • KJIC (90.5 FM; Liverpool, TX; Owner: Community Radio, Inc.)
  • KTSU (90.9 FM; Houston, TX; Owner: Texas Southern University)
  • KYBJ (91.1 FM; Clute, TX; Owner: Educational Media Foundation Of Brazosport, Inc)
  • KYBJ (91.1 FM; Galveston, TX; Owner: Educational Media Foundation Of Brazosport, Inc)
  • KYBJ (91.1 FM; Lake Jackson, TX; Owner: Educational Media Foundation Of Brazosport, Inc)
  • NEW (91.3 FM; Alvin, TX; Owner: Vision Celestial)
  • KROI (92.1 FM; Liverpool, TX; Owner: Radio One Licenses, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Jamaica Beach City, Texas

  • KLTJ (Channel 22; Liverpool, TX; Owner: Community Television Educators Of Texas, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 131  (42.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 29  (9.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 56  (18.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 62  (20.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 122  (47.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 41  (15.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 80  (30.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





There are 21 Farms In Jamaica Beach City, Texas


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Jamaica Beach City, Texas

  • Scholes International at Galveston


    (about 8.8 miles in Galveston, Texas; Airport Code: GLS)

  • Scholes Field


    (about 8.9 miles in Galveston, Texas; Airport Code: GLS)

  • Park Ten Helipad


    (about 22.3 miles in Clear Lake Shores, Texas; Airport Code: JPT)

  • Clear Lake Metroport


    (about 26.9 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: CLC)

  • Ellington Field


    (about 30.6 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: EFD)

  • Ellington


    (about 30.6 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: EFD)

  • Brazoria County


    (about 30.7 miles in Lake Jackson, Texas; Airport Code: LJN)

  • William P Hobby


    (about 36.1 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: HOU)

  • Eagle Air Park


    (about 39.0 miles in Brazoria, Texas; Airport Code: BZT)

  • Astrodome


    (about 42.3 miles in Houston, Texas; Airport Code: JMA)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.13%

Carpooled

13.40%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.88%

Worked At Home

4.59%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Jamaica Beach 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
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 210

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 24

Female householder, no husband present : 26

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 157

Householder not living alone : 57


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 36

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 10

All other households : 428


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 179

Renter-occupied housing units : 31

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 24

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 14

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 172

Renter-occupied housing units : 42


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 8

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 32

$20,000 to $24,999 : 46

$25,000 to $29,999 : 9

$30,000 to $34,999 : 20

$35,000 to $39,999 : 41

$40,000 to $44,999 : 22

$45,000 to $49,999 : 25

$50,000 to $59,999 : 38

$60,000 to $74,999 : 63

$75,000 to $99,999 : 20

$100,000 to $124,999 : 58

$125,000 to $149,999 : 54

$150,000 to $199,999 : 28

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Total : 1,172


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Occupied : 474

Vacant : 698


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 20

Built 2000 to 2004 : 34

Built 1990 to 1999 : 145

Built 1980 to 1989 : 277

Built 1970 to 1979 : 366

Built 1960 to 1969 : 303

Built 1950 to 1959 : 27

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 0


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Utility gas : 69

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 405

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 10

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 9

$70,000 to $79,999 : 14

$80,000 to $89,999 : 13

$90,000 to $99,999 : 28

$100,000 to $124,999 : 40

$125,000 to $149,999 : 48

$150,000 to $174,999 : 53

$175,000 to $199,999 : 9

$200,000 to $249,999 : 50

$250,000 to $299,999 : 23

$300,000 to $399,999 : 27

$400,000 to $499,999 : 42

$500,000 to $749,999 : 6

$750,000 to $999,999 : 3

$1,000,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Jamaica Beach 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 : 6

Home equity loan only : 13

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 223

Housing units without a mortgage : 144


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Jamaica Beach City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : $475,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $337,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $300,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $195,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $220,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $143,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $127,500

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Jamaica Beach City, Texas: 57.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


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Median Household Income In 2000 (Jamaica Beach City, TX): $52,045
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Jamaica Beach City): $97,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Jamaica Beach City): $764
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Utility Gas: 14.7%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.8%
Electricity: 84.5%
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: 0.0%


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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 Jamaica Beach City, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Sigma Health Care Inc


     Address: 1609 Tremont Street, Galveston, Texas 77550
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/3/1998

Texas Home Health Skilled Services


     Address: 4920 F Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Texas 77551
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/30/2002

Amed Home Health


     Address: 8900 E F Lowry Expressway Suite 102, Texas City, Texas 77591
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/10/1992

Hth Holy Trinity Healthcare Inc


     Address: 816 6th Street North Suite 400, Texas City, Texas 77590
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/13/2006

Guardian Angel Home Health Care


     Address: 12627 Highway 6, Santa Fe, Texas 77510
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/13/2006

Hospitals Close To Jamaica Beach City, Texas

University Of Texas Medical Branch Gal


     Address: 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, Texas 77555
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - State

Mainland Medical Center


     Address: 6801 Emmett Lowry Expressway, Texas City, Texas 77591
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Twelve Oaks Medical Center


     Address: 6700 Bellaire, Houston, Texas 77074
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Texas Orthopedic Hospital


     Address: 7401 South Main Street, Houston, Texas 77030
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Riverside General Hospital


     Address: 3204 Ennis St, Houston, Texas 77004
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Gulf Health Care Center In Galveston


     Address: 3702 Cove View Blvd, Galveston, Texas 77554
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 128
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Turner Geriatric Center


     Address: 2228 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Texas 77550
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 147
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Bay Oaks Health Care Center


     Address: 424 N Tarpey Rd, Texas City, Texas 77591
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Gulf Health Care Center Texas City


     Address: 1720 N Logan St, Texas City, Texas 77590
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 121
     Percent Occupied: 81%

Seabreeze Nursing And Rehabilitation Lp


     Address: 6602 Memorial Dr, Texas City, Texas 77590
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 66%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Name: South Texas Project
Address: PO Box 289; Wadsworth, TX 77483
Distance: 63 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Jamaica Beach City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 1,005
    Disabled Workers: 125
    Widowers Workers: 105
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 65


(updated 2007)



Galveston County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 41.44%
  • Bush & Cheney 57.83%
  • Other 0.73%



(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 Jamaica Beach City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Galveston County, TX

8.72 % of Galveston County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $47,667

Texas Average 8.37 %

0.15 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $24,106

Texas Average 0.21 %

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

  • Harris County , TX 3.66 % ($51,807 AGI )
  • Brazoria County , TX 0.57 % ($45,088 AGI )
  • Orleans Parish , LA 0.19 % ($23,108 AGI )

Relocation away from Galveston County, TX

7.85 % of Galveston 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 $46,693

Texas Average 7.44 %

0.08 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $43,514

Texas Average 0.12 %

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

  • Harris County , TX 3.05 % ($42,474 AGI )
  • Brazoria County , TX 0.62 % ($49,049 AGI )
  • Montgomery County , TX 0.18 % ($58,198 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 Jamaica Beach City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.

























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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 Jamaica Beach City, Texas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Jamaica Beach City, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 89 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 90 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 91 0 0 0 0
Assault 0 0 2 0 4 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 183 0 356 174 89 90 91 0 0 0 0
Burglary 3 7 5 3 3 11 5 7 7 3 0 11 1
    per 100,000 273 623 459 274 267 959 444 632 635 276 0 1,086 99
Larceny Theft 4 7 14 9 8 17 12 16 12 6 0 10 0
    per 100,000 364 623 1,284 822 712 1,482 1,065 1,445 1,088 552 0 987 0
Vehicle Theft 0 1 3 1 0 1 2 5 1 0 0 2 0
    per 100,000 0 89 275 91 0 87 177 452 91 0 0 197 0
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
2 4 6 3 3 7 5 7 5 2 0 6 0
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
0 2 3 2 2 4 3 4 3 1 0 3 0


(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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