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Demographics Analysis

The people of La Joya 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
(La Joya City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 233

5 to 9 years : 241

10 to 14 years : 134

15 to 17 years : 131

18 and 19 years : 56

20 years : 6

21 years : 31

22 to 24 years : 135

25 to 29 years : 180

30 to 34 years : 157

35 to 39 years : 57

40 to 44 years : 74

45 to 49 years : 113

50 to 54 years : 174

55 to 59 years : 28

60 and 61 years : 88

62 to 64 years : 23

65 and 66 years : 50

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 33

75 to 79 years : 32

80 to 84 years : 30

85 years and over : 18

Female:

Under 5 years : 522

5 to 9 years : 219

10 to 14 years : 190

15 to 17 years : 46

18 and 19 years : 100

20 years : 133

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 148

25 to 29 years : 129

30 to 34 years : 172

35 to 39 years : 86

40 to 44 years : 167

45 to 49 years : 103

50 to 54 years : 85

55 to 59 years : 166

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 57

65 and 66 years : 35

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 92

75 to 79 years : 34

80 to 84 years : 33

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(La Joya City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,531

Multiple ancestry : 47

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 34


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(La Joya City, Texas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,045

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 29

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 335

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,203


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(La Joya City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 755

5 to 17 years : 961

18 to 24 years : 620

25 to 34 years : 638

35 to 44 years : 384

45 to 54 years : 475

55 to 59 years : 194

60 and 61 years : 105

62 to 64 years : 80

65 to 74 years : 246

75 years and over : 154

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 717

5 to 17 years : 904

18 to 24 years : 246

25 to 34 years : 396

35 to 44 years : 69

45 to 54 years : 153

55 to 59 years : 84

60 and 61 years : 72

62 to 64 years : 28

65 to 74 years : 75

75 years and over : 68

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 38

5 to 17 years : 53

18 to 24 years : 35

25 to 34 years : 41

35 to 44 years : 51

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 11

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 9

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 4

18 to 24 years : 328

25 to 34 years : 201

35 to 44 years : 264

45 to 54 years : 304

55 to 59 years : 110

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 171

75 years and over : 86


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(La Joya City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,267

Female : 1,545

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 87

Female : 146

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 15

Female : 14

Foreign born:

Male : 674

Female : 864


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(La Joya City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 2,292

Born in other state in the United States : 169

Native: born outside the United States : 20

Foreign born : 863


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(La Joya City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 483

Now married, except separated : 740

Divorced : 56

Separated : 20

Widowed : 60

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 50

Now married, except separated : 79

Divorced : 13

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 11

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9

Foreign born:

Never married : 102

Now married, except separated : 1,195

Divorced : 47

Separated : 101

Widowed : 89


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 391

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1,813

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,653


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in La Joya City, Texas

  • Other Groups: 2,923   (94.0%)
  • United States Or American: 125   (4.0%)
  • Iranian: 16   (0.5%)
  • German: 12   (0.4%)
  • Finnish: 10   (0.3%)
  • Irish: 6   (0.2%)
  • English: 6   (0.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 6   (0.2%)
  • Italian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In La Joya City, Texas is 4,612



(updated 2009)



Male Population in La Joya City, Texas: 2,043
Female Population in La Joya City, Texas: 2,569


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in La Joya City, Texas: 27.0
Median Female Resident Age in La Joya City, Texas: 22.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in La Joya City, Texas


White


Both sexes

28.4

Male

27.0

Female

29.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

44.3

Male

44.8

Female

21.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

46.5

Male

54.5

Female

42.5

Asian


Both sexes

39.5

Male

0.0

Female

39.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.5

Male

26.8

Female

31.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

41.5

Male

33.5

Female

41.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.2

Male

26.7

Female

29.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.0

Male

39.5

Female

40.5


(updated 2010)



Races in La Joya City, Texas


  • White: 3,344
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,250
  • Two or More Races: 18



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in La Joya City, Texas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 98   (12.69%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 62   (8.03%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 85   (11.01%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 51   (6.61%)
  • 9th Grade: 54   (6.99%)
  • 10th Grade: 37   (4.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (4.27%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (3.24%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 139   (18.01%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 31   (4.02%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 70   (9.07%)
  • Associate Degree: 25   (3.24%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 34   (4.4%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (1.94%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (1.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 117   (12.21%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 121   (12.63%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 159   (16.6%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 69   (7.2%)
  • 9th Grade: 62   (6.47%)
  • 10th Grade: 15   (1.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 17   (1.77%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 21   (2.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 171   (17.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 43   (4.49%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 113   (11.8%)
  • Associate Degree: 10   (1.04%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 25   (2.61%)
  • Master's Degree: 12   (1.25%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.31%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In La Joya City, Texas

  • La Joya Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-5441, Students: 24,161 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In La Joya City, Texas

  • Juarez/lincoln High School


    ( Grades: 9-11, Location: 801 N Coyote Dr, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-5902, Students: 1,543 )

  • Juan Seguin Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-5717, Students: 954 )

  • Emiliano Zapata Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 519-5739, Students: 940 )

  • Irene M Garcia


    ( Grades: 6-9, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 584-0800, Students: 920 )

  • De Zavala Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 200 W Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-5470, Students: 909 )

  • Tabasco El


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 101 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-8810, Students: 856 )

  • J F Kennedy El


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-5401, Students: 809 )

  • Nellie Schunior Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-8500, Students: 650 )

  • Lloyd M Bentsen Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 210 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 519-5739, Students: 539 )

  • Sam Fordyce Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-8894, Students: 536 )

  • Hope Academy


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: P O Box J, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 583-0720, Students: 123 )

  • J J A E P


    ( Grades: 9-10, Location: P O Box J, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-5000, Students: 4 )

  • H S #4


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: M, )

  • El #4


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: M, )

  • Enrique 'kiki' Camarena Elementary


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: M, )

  • William J Clinton Elementary


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: M, )

  • Dr Javier Saenz Middle School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: M, )

  • Americo Paredes Elementary


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 201 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: M, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In La Joya City, Texas

  • La Joya Senior High School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 604 N Coyote Blvd, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-5100, Students: 2,135 )

  • Jimmy Carter High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 601 N Coyote Ave, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-8500, Students: 1,638 )

  • Alter Ctr For Ed


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 308 E Expy 83, La Joya, TX 78560, Phone: (956) 580-6120, Students: 272 )

Public Libraries (Central) In La Joya City, Texas

  • La Joya Municipal Library


    925 S Leo Ave, La Joya, TX 78560

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to La Joya 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 La Joya City, Texas.

Area Features of La Joya City, Texas


Building


(1) La Joya City Hall   (2) La Joya Goodwin Pump   (3) La Joya Police Department   (4) La Joya Volunteer Fire Department   (5) Pleasanton Public Library  

Census


(1) Havana Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) City Of La Joya   (2) Sullivan City Division  

Dam


(1) La Joya Dam  

Lake


(1) Walker Lake  

Levee


(1) Antonio Vela Banco Number 53  

Locale


(1) El Veleno Ranch   (2) Santa Rita Ranch  

Oilfield


(1) Penitas Gas Field  

Populated Place


(1) Havana   (2) Havana Lomas Number 1 Colonia   (3) Havana Lomas Number 2 Colonia   (4) Havana Lomas Number 3 Colonia   (5) Havana Lomas Number 4 Colonia   (6) Havana Lomas Number 5 Colonia   (7) La Joya   (8) Lakeview Colonia   (9) Salida Del Sol Estates Colonia  

Post Office


(1) La Joya Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) La Joya Lake  

School


(1) Alternative Center For Education   (2) Jimmy Carter High School   (3) Juarez - Lincoln High School   (4) La Joya Senior High School   (5) Lorenzo De Zavala Middle School   (6) Nellie Schunior Elementary School   (7) Tabasco Elementary School  

Stream


(1) La Joya Creek  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in La Joya City, Texas

78560 (pop. 3,866)


Cities Nearby La Joya City, Texas

Havana Cdp, TX  (pop. 158) 1.7 Miles
Penitas City, TX  (pop. 1,318) 2.3 Miles
Sullivan City Ccd, TX  (pop. 27,716) 2.4 Miles
Abram-perezville Cdp, TX  (pop. 5,346) 4.7 Miles
Los Ebanos Cdp, TX  (pop. 349) 5.0 Miles
Sullivan City City, TX  (pop. 4,348) 5.9 Miles
Cuevitas Cdp, TX  (pop. 37) 6.3 Miles
Doffing Cdp, TX  (pop. 4,294) 6.3 Miles
Palmview City, TX  (pop. 5,522) 6.6 Miles
Palmview South Cdp, TX  (pop. 5,380) 6.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in La Joya City, Texas

956



Elevation in La Joya City, Texas is 161.0 ft. (49.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of La Joya City, Texas

Lat: 26.241996 N        Long: -98.480138 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 17   (1.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 32   (3.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 80   (8.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 136   (13.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 95   (9.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 195   (19.8%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 165   (16.7%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 82   (8.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 48   (4.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 40   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 40   (4.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 42   (4.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(La Joya City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 919

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 224

In 3-person carpool : 23

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 : 10

Walked : 29

Other means : 50

Worked at home : 14


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(La Joya City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 116

5 to 9 minutes : 261

10 to 14 minutes : 119

15 to 19 minutes : 126

20 to 24 minutes : 209

25 to 29 minutes : 117

30 to 34 minutes : 96

35 to 39 minutes : 44

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 109

60 to 89 minutes : 9

90 or more minutes : 49


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(La Joya City, Texas)

With Social Security income : 376

No Social Security income : 901


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(La Joya City, Texas)

With retirement income : 98

No retirement income : 1,179


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(La Joya City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 187

$10,000 to $14,999 : 134

$15,000 to $19,999 : 71

$20,000 to $24,999 : 132

$25,000 to $29,999 : 126

$30,000 to $34,999 : 54

$35,000 to $39,999 : 36

$40,000 to $44,999 : 33

$45,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 55

$60,000 to $74,999 : 47

$75,000 to $99,999 : 76

$100,000 to $124,999 : 48

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(La Joya City, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $24,792


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near La Joya City, Texas

  • KUBR (1210 AM; 5.0 kW; Alamo, TX; Owner: Paulino Bernal)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10.0 kW; Alamo, TX; Owner: Paulino Bernal)
  • NEW (1210 AM; 50.0 kW; La Blanca, TX; Owner: -)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Mission, TX; Owner: Bravo Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KURV (710 AM; 0.91 kW; Edinburg, TX; Owner: Bmp Rgv License Company, L.p.)
  • KURV (710 AM; 1.0 kW; Edinburg, TX; Owner: Bmp Rgv License Company, L.p.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5.0 kW; Edinburg, TX; Owner: Bmp Rgv License Company, L.p.)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5.0 kW; Edinburg, TX; Owner: Rio Grande Bible Institute, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near La Joya City, Texas

  • KJAV (104.9 FM; Alamo, TX; Owner: Bmp Rgv License Company, L.p.)
  • KQXX-FM (105.5 FM; Mission, TX; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KQBO (107.5 FM; Rio Grande City, TX; Owner: Sound Investments Unlimited, Inc.)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; Donna, TX; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KHID (88.1 FM; Mcallen, TX; Owner: Rgv Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Garciasville, TX; Owner: Christian Ministries Of The Valley, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Garciasville, TX; Owner: Colonias Unidas)
  • NEW (88.3 FM; Garciasville, TX; Owner: Comunidad Cristiana)
  • KOIR (88.5 FM; Pharr, TX; Owner: Rio Grande Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (95.1 FM; Garciasville, TX; Owner: James Falcon)
  • NEW (95.1 FM; Roma, TX; Owner: James Falcon)

TV Broadcast Stations Near La Joya City, Texas

  • KTLM (Channel 40; Rio Grande City, TX; Owner: Sunbelt Multimedia Co.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Donna, TX; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in La Joya City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 90  (15.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 96  (16.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 92  (15.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 8  (1.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 171  (29.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 138  (30.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 148  (32.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 107  (23.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (2.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (1.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 15 Farms In La Joya City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In La Joya City, Texas

Plainscapital Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $8.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 77

(updated 2014)







Airports Near La Joya City, Texas

  • McAllen Miller International


    (about 15.6 miles in Mcallen, Texas; Airport Code: MFE)

  • Falcon State Park


    (about 46.8 miles in Falcon Heights, Texas; Airport Code: FAL)

  • Valley International


    (about 51.1 miles in Harlingen, Texas; Airport Code: HRL)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in La Joya City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

69.48%

Carpooled

22.27%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.50%

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

3.28%

Other Means

2.58%

Worked At Home

1.89%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 784

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 31

Female householder, no husband present : 220

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 237

Householder not living alone : 5


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(La Joya City, Texas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 5

All other households : 1,272


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(La Joya City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 610

Renter-occupied housing units : 174

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 13

Renter-occupied housing units : 18

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 190

Renter-occupied housing units : 30

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 121

Renter-occupied housing units : 121


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(La Joya City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 331

$10,000 to $14,999 : 158

$15,000 to $19,999 : 110

$20,000 to $24,999 : 144

$25,000 to $29,999 : 131

$30,000 to $34,999 : 65

$35,000 to $39,999 : 36

$40,000 to $44,999 : 33

$45,000 to $49,999 : 33

$50,000 to $59,999 : 55

$60,000 to $74,999 : 48

$75,000 to $99,999 : 76

$100,000 to $124,999 : 48

$125,000 to $149,999 : 9

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(La Joya City, Texas)

Total : 1,483


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(La Joya City, Texas)

Occupied : 1,277

Vacant : 206


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(La Joya City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(La Joya City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 47

Built 2000 to 2004 : 235

Built 1990 to 1999 : 338

Built 1980 to 1989 : 404

Built 1970 to 1979 : 282

Built 1960 to 1969 : 134

Built 1950 to 1959 : 16

Built 1940 to 1949 : 7

Built 1939 or earlier : 20


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(La Joya City, Texas)

Utility gas : 78

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 101

Electricity : 1,074

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 16

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 8


(updated 2009)



House Value
(La Joya City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 29

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 36

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 35

$35,000 to $39,999 : 60

$40,000 to $49,999 : 158

$50,000 to $59,999 : 66

$60,000 to $69,999 : 124

$70,000 to $79,999 : 147

$80,000 to $89,999 : 76

$90,000 to $99,999 : 29

$100,000 to $124,999 : 47

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $174,999 : 27

$175,000 to $199,999 : 20

$200,000 to $249,999 : 11

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 4

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(La Joya 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 : 11

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 322

Housing units without a mortgage : 601


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(La Joya City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : $123,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $74,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $74,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $47,800

Built 1970 to 1979 : $48,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $33,000

Built 1950 to 1959 : $131,300

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $182,100


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in La Joya City, Texas: 86.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in La Joya City, Texas

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

    Buildings Units Cost
2000        
  Single Family 131 131 $13,490,214
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $342,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

132 134 $13,832,214
2001        
  Single Family 79 79 $5,003,942
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $67,872
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

80 82 $5,071,814
2002        
  Single Family 32 32 $1,740,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $1,740,000
2003        
  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
2004        
  Single Family 50 50 $2,732,468
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $82,110
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

51 53 $2,814,578
2005        
  Single Family 38 38 $2,970,622
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 3 9 $238,200
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 47 $3,208,822
2006        
  Single Family 51 51 $3,409,538
  Two Family 2 4 $230,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

53 55 $3,639,538


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (La Joya City, TX): $22,820
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (La Joya City): $47,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (La Joya City): $285
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in La Joya City, Texas

Utility Gas: 19.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 9.0%
Electricity: 68.9%
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: 2.7%


(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 La Joya City, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To La Joya City, Texas

Angelical Home Health Inc


     Address: 208 Diamond St Suite 7, La Joya, Texas 78560
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/30/2006

Angels Of Mercy Home Health Llc


     Address: 3201 W Expressway 83 Suite #2, Penitas, Texas 78576
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/29/2004

La Fuente Home Health Services Inc


     Address: 801 West Hwy 83, Sullivan City, Texas 78595
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/6/2006

Proficient Home Care Solutions


     Address: 318 A Miller Avenue, Mission, Texas 78572
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/30/2006

Criterion Health Care Inc


     Address: 1022 East Griffin Parkway Suite 106, Mission, Texas 78572
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/6/2002

Hospitals Close To La Joya City, Texas

Mission Regional Medical Center


     Address: 900 South Bryan Road, Mission, Texas 78572
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Rio Grande Regional Hospital


     Address: 101 E Ridge Rd, Mcallen, Texas 78503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Mcallen Medical Center/ Heart Hospital


     Address: 1900 So D St, Mcallen, Texas 78503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Starr County Memorial Hospital


     Address: Fm Rd 3167, Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

South Texas Health System


     Address: 1102 W Trenton Road, Edinburg, Texas 78539
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To La Joya City, Texas

Mission Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1013 S Bryan Rd, Mission, Texas 78572
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 152
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Mcallen Nursing Center


     Address: 600 N Cynthia St, Mcallen, Texas 78501
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 108
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Good Samaritan Society -- Mcallen


     Address: 812 W Houston Ave, Mcallen, Texas 78501
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Retama Manor Nursing Center/mcallen


     Address: 900 S 12th St, Mcallen, Texas 78501
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Colonial Manor


     Address: 209 Hackberry Ave, Mcallen, Texas 78501
     Ownership: For Profit - Individual
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
La Joya City, Texas

Name: South Texas Project
Address: PO Box 289; Wadsworth, TX 77483
Distance: 237 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in La Joya City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 255
    Disabled Workers: 95
    Widowers Workers: 80
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 80


(updated 2007)



Hidalgo County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 54.86%
  • Bush & Cheney 44.80%
  • Other 0.33%



(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 La Joya City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Hidalgo County, TX

4.00 % of Hidalgo County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $31,497

Texas Average 8.37 %

0.14 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $18,011

Texas Average 0.21 %

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

  • Cameron County , TX 0.38 % ($27,968 AGI )
  • Harris County , TX 0.30 % ($27,585 AGI )
  • Starr County , TX 0.19 % ($29,718 AGI )

Relocation away from Hidalgo County, TX

3.68 % of Hidalgo 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 $30,050

Texas Average 7.44 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $49,825

Texas Average 0.12 %

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

  • Cameron County , TX 0.31 % ($30,390 AGI )
  • Harris County , TX 0.28 % ($28,248 AGI )
  • Bexar County , TX 0.27 % ($30,069 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 La Joya City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In La Joya City, Texas

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
05/14/2005, 06:55 pm 0 0 $25K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/18/1997, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         





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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 La Joya City, Texas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in La Joya City, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 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
Rape 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 45 0 0 0 20 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 3 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 24 0 0 22 0 0 80 20 74 24 0
Assault 7 5 5 6 11 4 1 0 0 0 5 4 6
    per 100,000 207 145 119 139 249 87 21 0 0 0 123 96 144
Burglary 13 8 10 16 25 23 25 19 15 14 15 5 23
    per 100,000 385 232 238 372 565 499 517 386 301 281 369 120 554
Larceny Theft 29 16 13 24 50 39 23 33 22 22 29 19 4
    per 100,000 858 464 310 557 1,130 845 476 670 442 442 713 456 96
Vehicle Theft 2 1 0 5 5 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0
    per 100,000 59 29 0 116 113 22 0 0 20 40 0 0 0
Arson 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 29 0 23 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 1 2 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 1 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
11 7 6 12 20 16 12 13 10 10 11 6 7
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
6 4 4 7 12 9 6 7 5 5 7 4 4


(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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