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   (County: Starr County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of La Puerta Cdp, 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 Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 173

5 to 9 years : 73

10 to 14 years : 120

15 to 17 years : 80

18 and 19 years : 35

20 years : 0

21 years : 49

22 to 24 years : 74

25 to 29 years : 143

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 23

40 to 44 years : 86

45 to 49 years : 150

50 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 32

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 71

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 283

5 to 9 years : 87

10 to 14 years : 100

15 to 17 years : 62

18 and 19 years : 29

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 78

25 to 29 years : 72

30 to 34 years : 82

35 to 39 years : 30

40 to 44 years : 159

45 to 49 years : 65

50 to 54 years : 28

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 65

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 17

70 to 74 years : 10

75 to 79 years : 23

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 13


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,410

Multiple ancestry : 0

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,209

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 9

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 347

Not a U.S. citizen : 845


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 456

5 to 17 years : 522

18 to 24 years : 265

25 to 34 years : 297

35 to 44 years : 298

45 to 54 years : 278

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 97

65 to 74 years : 98

75 years and over : 58

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 456

5 to 17 years : 419

18 to 24 years : 16

25 to 34 years : 100

35 to 44 years : 26

45 to 54 years : 110

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 19

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 33

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 19

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 : 11

75 years and over : 0

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 : 9

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 70

18 to 24 years : 249

25 to 34 years : 178

35 to 44 years : 272

45 to 54 years : 168

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 41

62 to 64 years : 88

65 to 74 years : 68

75 years and over : 58


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 563

Female : 583

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 13

Female : 50

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 9

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 614

Female : 578


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 918

Born in other state in the United States : 31

Native: born outside the United States : 9

Foreign born : 687


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 109

Now married, except separated : 180

Divorced : 66

Separated : 16

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 13

Now married, except separated : 30

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 9

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 332

Now married, except separated : 689

Divorced : 0

Separated : 43

Widowed : 87


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 0

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 694

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,251

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in La Puerta Cdp, Texas

  • Other Groups: 1,650   (95.9%)
  • Italian: 45   (2.6%)
  • United States Or American: 26   (1.5%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In La Puerta Cdp, Texas is 2,410



(updated 2009)



Male Population in La Puerta Cdp, Texas: 1,199
Female Population in La Puerta Cdp, Texas: 1,211


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in La Puerta Cdp, Texas: 23.9
Median Female Resident Age in La Puerta Cdp, Texas: 22.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in La Puerta Cdp, Texas


White


Both sexes

26.3

Male

24.5

Female

27.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.5

Male

5.5

Female

26.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

29.3

Male

0.0

Female

29.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

24.0

Female

27.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.5

Male

59.5

Female

45.5


(updated 2010)



Races in La Puerta Cdp, Texas


  • White: 1,645
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 765
  • Two or More Races: 0



(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 Puerta Cdp, Texas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in La Puerta Cdp, Texas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (6.65%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 57   (15.79%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 69   (19.11%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 29   (8.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 47   (13.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 21   (5.82%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (1.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 9   (2.49%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 41   (11.36%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 31   (8.59%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 26   (7.2%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 43   (10.59%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 55   (13.55%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 43   (10.59%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 41   (10.1%)
  • 9th Grade: 77   (18.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (9.61%)
  • 11th Grade: 20   (4.93%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (3.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 40   (9.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 20   (4.93%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 12   (2.96%)
  • Associate Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to La Puerta Cdp, 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 Puerta Cdp, Texas.

Area Features of La Puerta Cdp, Texas


Airport


(1) Rio Grande City Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) La Carista Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Laborde House Store And Hotel   (3) Rio Grande City City Hall   (4) Rio Grande City Fire Department   (5) Rio Grande City Police Department   (6) Starr County Constable S Office Precinct 4   (7) Starr County Constable S Office Precinct 6   (8) Starr County Jail   (9) Starr County Sheriff S Office   (10) Texas Department Of Public Safety Highway Patrol Office  

Cemetery


(1) Olmos Cemetery  

Census


(1) Airport Heights Census Designated Place   (2) Amada Acres Census Designated Place   (3) B And E Census Designated Place   (4) Camargito Census Designated Place   (5) Chaparrito Census Designated Place   (6) El Brazil Census Designated Place   (7) El Castillo Census Designated Place   (8) El Chaparral Census Designated Place   (9) El Mesquite Census Designated Place   (10) El Rancho Vela Census Designated Place   (11) El Refugio Census Designated Place   (12) El Socio Census Designated Place   (13) Elias-fela Solis Census Designated Place   (14) Eugenio Saenz Census Designated Place   (15) Fernando Salinas Census Designated Place   (16) Garciasville Census Designated Place   (17) Garza-salinas Ii Census Designated Place   (18) Gutierrez Census Designated Place   (19) La Carla Census Designated Place   (20) La Casita Census Designated Place   (21) La Casita-garciasville Census Designated Place Historical   (22) La Escondida Census Designated Place   (23) La Puerta Census Designated Place   (24) La Victoria Census Designated Place   (25) Las Lomas Census Designated Place   (26) Loma Linda East Census Designated Place   (27) Manuel Garcia Census Designated Place   (28) Manuel Garcia Ii Census Designated Place   (29) Martinez Census Designated Place   (30) Mi Ranchito Estate Census Designated Place   (31) Netos Census Designated Place   (32) Olivia Lopez De Gutierrez Census Designated Place   (33) Olmito And Olmito Census Designated Place   (34) Ramirez-perez Census Designated Place   (35) Sammy Martinez Census Designated Place   (36) San Fernando Census Designated Place   (37) Santa Cruz Census Designated Place   (38) Santa Rosa Census Designated Place   (39) Santel Census Designated Place   (40) Valle Hermoso Census Designated Place   (41) Victoria Vera Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Primera Iglesia Bautista Church   (2) San Ignacio De Loyola Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Rio Grande City   (2) La Grulla Division  

Dam


(1) Dam Number 3   (2) Dam Number 4   (3) Dam Number 5   (4) Dam Number 6   (5) Dam Number 7   (6) La Casita Dam   (7) Soil Conservation Service Site 3 Dam   (8) Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Dam   (9) Soil Conservation Service Site 5 Dam   (10) Soil Conservation Service Site 6 Dam   (11) Soil Conservation Service Site 7 Dam  

Hospital


(1) Starr County Memorial Hospital  

Levee


(1) Casa Banco Number 90   (2) El Barrito Banco Number 93   (3) El Refugio Banco Number 92   (4) Los Adjuntas Banco Number 91   (5) Santo Domingo Banco Number 55   (6) Yzaguirre Banco Number 58  

Locale


(1) Fort Ringgold Historic District   (2) La Brisa Ranch  

Oilfield


(1) Barbacoas Oil Field   (2) Boyle Oil Field   (3) Davenport Oil Field   (4) Garcia Oil Field   (5) Kennard Oil Field   (6) La Union Oil Field   (7) Remco Oil Field   (8) Rincon Oil Field   (9) Ross Oil Field  

Park


(1) Fort Ringgold Historic Site   (2) Main Plaza   (3) San Juan Plaza  

Populated Place


(1) A T Martinez Colonia   (2) Airport Heights Colonia   (3) Amada Acres Colonia   (4) Arredondo Colonia   (5) B And E Colonia   (6) Bella Vista Colonia   (7) Camargito Colonia   (8) Canales Colonia   (9) Chaparrito Colonia   (10) Cortez Colonia   (11) Doyno West Side Number 2 Colonia   (12) El Castillo Colonia   (13) El Chaparral Number 1 Colonia   (14) El Chaparral Number 2 Colonia   (15) El Mesquite Colonia   (16) El Rancho Vela Colonia   (17) El Refugio   (18) El Refugio Colonia   (19) El Socio Colonia   (20) Eugenio Saenz Colonia   (21) Francisca Colonia   (22) Garcia S Colonia   (23) Garciasville   (24) Garza-gutierrez Colonia   (25) Garza-salinas Colonia   (26) Garza-salinas Number 2 Colonia   (27) Guerra Colonia   (28) J L Garcia Colonia   (29) Joseph Griggs Colonia   (30) Kelsay   (31) La Carla Colonia   (32) La Casita   (33) La Escondida Colonia   (34) La Lomita Colonia   (35) La Puerta   (36) La Puerta Number 2 Colonia   (37) La Victoria   (38) Las Lomas   (39) Leal Colonia   (40) Live Oak Estates Colonia   (41) Loma Alta Colonia   (42) Loma Linda East Colonia   (43) Los Olmos Colonia   (44) Los Velas   (45) Manuel Garcia Colonia   (46) Manuel Garcia Number 2 Colonia   (47) Midway Colonia   (48) Mitchell Colonia   (49) Montalvo Hills Colonia   (50) North Santa Cruz Colonia   (51) Olivarez Colonia   (52) Olivia Lopez De Gutierrez Colonia   (53) Olmito And Olmito Number 2 Colonia   (54) Olmos   (55) Reyna Colonia   (56) Rincon   (57) Rio Grande City   (58) Rodriguez Number 1 Colonia   (59) Rodriguez Number 2 Colonia   (60) Salmon Colonia   (61) Sammy Martinez Colonia   (62) San Fernando Colonia   (63) San Jose Colonia   (64) Santa Cruz   (65) Santa Cruz Number 2 Colonia   (66) Santa Rosa Colonia   (67) Share 52 Colonia   (68) Tamez Colonia   (69) Tierra Linda Colonia   (70) Trevinos Colonia   (71) Trevinos Number 1 Colonia   (72) Triple R Colonia   (73) Triple R Number 1 Colonia   (74) Valle Hermosa Colonia   (75) Victoria Vera Colonia   (76) Villareales  

Post Office


(1) Garciasville Post Office   (2) Rio Grande City Post Office   (3) Silverio De La Pena Drugstore And Post Office Historical  

Reservoir


(1) Kelsey Lake   (2) La Casita Lake   (3) Soil Conservation Service Site 3 Reservoir   (4) Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Reservoir   (5) Soil Conservation Service Site 5 Reservoir   (6) Soil Conservation Service Site 6 Reservoir   (7) Soil Conservation Service Site 7 Reservoir  

School


(1) Hinojosa Elementary School   (2) Immaculate Conception School   (3) La Union Elementary School   (4) North Grammar Elementary School   (5) North School   (6) Pease Middle School   (7) Ringgold Elementary School   (8) Ringgold Middle School   (9) Roque Guerra Junior Elementary School   (10) West School  

Stream


(1) Garcias Creek   (2) Los Olmos Creek   (3) Olmitos Creek  

Tower


(1) Kctm-fm Rio Grande City  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in La Puerta Cdp, Texas

78547 (pop. 1,287)


Cities Nearby La Puerta Cdp, Texas

El Refugio Cdp, TX  (pop. 213) 0.7 Miles
Santa Cruz Cdp, TX  (pop. 514) 0.9 Miles
Las Lomas Cdp, TX  (pop. 2,375) 1.6 Miles
La Casita-garciasville Cdp, TX  (pop. 3,118) 3.4 Miles
Rio Grande City City, TX  (pop. 13,673) 4.5 Miles
Alto Bonito Cdp, TX  (pop. 274) 6.3 Miles
La Victoria Cdp, TX  (pop. 2,505) 7.0 Miles
La Grulla Ccd, TX  (pop. 11,435) 8.0 Miles
Los Villareales Cdp, TX  (pop. 1,264) 8.4 Miles
La Grulla City, TX  (pop. 1,743) 8.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in La Puerta Cdp, Texas

956



Elevation in La Puerta Cdp, Texas is 164.0 ft. (50.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of La Puerta Cdp, Texas

Lat: 26.351240 N        Long: -98.753957 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (2.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 9   (2.6%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 9   (2.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 38   (11.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 68   (19.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 71   (20.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 17   (4.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 30   (8.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 10   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 13   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 29   (8.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 9   (2.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 36   (10.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 635

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 77

In 3-person carpool : 28

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 32

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 : 84

Other means : 12

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 54

5 to 9 minutes : 101

10 to 14 minutes : 213

15 to 19 minutes : 195

20 to 24 minutes : 57

25 to 29 minutes : 69

30 to 34 minutes : 12

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 31

60 to 89 minutes : 136

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

With Social Security income : 178

No Social Security income : 346


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

With retirement income : 12

No retirement income : 512


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 150

$10,000 to $14,999 : 26

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 67

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 57

$60,000 to $74,999 : 86

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 33

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $26,250


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near La Puerta Cdp, Texas

  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Mission, TX; Owner: Bravo Broadcasting Company, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near La Puerta Cdp, Texas

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Falcon, TX; Owner: Maranatha Church Of Laredo Incorporated)
  • NEW (95.1 FM; Garciasville, TX; Owner: James Falcon)
  • NEW (95.1 FM; Roma, TX; Owner: James Falcon)
  • KBMI (97.7 FM; Salineno, TX; Owner: Bmp Rgv License Company, L.p.)

TV Broadcast Stations Near La Puerta Cdp, Texas

  • KTLM (Channel 40; Rio Grande City, TX; Owner: Sunbelt Multimedia Co.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in La Puerta Cdp, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 27  (10.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 19  (7.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 11  (4.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 29  (11.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 140  (55.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 12  (9.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 66  (51.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 39  (30.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (5.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 23 Farms In La Puerta Cdp, Texas


(updated 2008)









Airports Near La Puerta Cdp, Texas

  • Falcon State Park


    (about 28.4 miles in Falcon Heights, Texas; Airport Code: FAL)

  • McAllen Miller International


    (about 34.1 miles in Mcallen, Texas; Airport Code: MFE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in La Puerta Cdp, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

68.06%

Carpooled

26.67%

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

1.67%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

3.61%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including La Puerta Cdp, 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 Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 406

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 28

Female householder, no husband present : 90

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 0

Householder not living alone : 0


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(La Puerta Cdp, 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 : 0

All other households : 524


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 330

Renter-occupied housing units : 76

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 17

Renter-occupied housing units : 11

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 61

Renter-occupied housing units : 29

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 150

$10,000 to $14,999 : 26

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 67

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 11

$50,000 to $59,999 : 57

$60,000 to $74,999 : 86

$75,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 21

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $199,999 : 33

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Total : 541


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Occupied : 524

Vacant : 17


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 0

Built 1990 to 1999 : 172

Built 1980 to 1989 : 230

Built 1970 to 1979 : 55

Built 1960 to 1969 : 84

Built 1950 to 1959 : 0

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 0


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Utility gas : 73

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 41

Electricity : 332

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 0

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 9

No fuel used : 69


(updated 2009)



House Value
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 13

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 24

$40,000 to $49,999 : 64

$50,000 to $59,999 : 87

$60,000 to $69,999 : 110

$70,000 to $79,999 : 62

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 12

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$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 Puerta Cdp, 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 : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 103

Housing units without a mortgage : 305


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(La Puerta Cdp, Texas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $60,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $49,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $56,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $65,400

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in La Puerta Cdp, Texas: 90.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (La Puerta Cdp, TX): $16,820
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (La Puerta Cdp): $29,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (La Puerta Cdp): $123
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in La Puerta Cdp, Texas

Utility Gas: 4.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 19.4%
Electricity: 73.7%
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: 2.8%


(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 Puerta Cdp, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To La Puerta Cdp, Texas

La Fuente Home Health Services Inc


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

Sunglo Home Health Services Inc


     Address: 100 East 2nd Street, Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/3/1993

My Sweet Home Home Health Care


     Address: 1691 East San Benito Street Suite A, Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/8/2004

Angelitos Health Care Inc


     Address: 2544 Central Palm Drive Suite F, Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/26/1996

Perfect Choice Health Care Service Inc


     Address: 509 E Main Street, Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/9/2006

Hospitals Close To La Puerta Cdp, Texas

Starr County Memorial Hospital


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

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

South Texas Health System


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

Nursing Homes Close To La Puerta Cdp, Texas

Retama Manor Nursing Center/rio Grande City


     Address: 400 S Pete Diaz Jr Ave, Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 75
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Rio Grande City Nursing And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2530 Central Palm Dr, Rio Grande City, Texas 78582
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 70
     Percent Occupied: 73%

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%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
La Puerta Cdp, Texas

Name: South Texas Project
Address: PO Box 289; Wadsworth, TX 77483
Distance: 243 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in La Puerta Cdp, Texas

    Retired Workers: 180
    Disabled Workers: 70
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 45
    Children Workers: 60


(updated 2007)



Starr County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 73.60%
  • Bush & Cheney 26.09%
  • Other 0.31%



(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 Puerta Cdp, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Starr County, TX

4.07 % of Starr County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $22,183

Texas Average 8.37 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Hidalgo County , TX 1.17 % ($20,333 AGI )
  • Harris County , TX 0.54 % ($18,511 AGI )
  • Bexar County , TX 0.11 % ($23,167 AGI )

Relocation away from Starr County, TX

4.88 % of Starr 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 $25,773

Texas Average 7.44 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Hidalgo County , TX 2.11 % ($29,718 AGI )
  • Harris County , TX 0.53 % ($17,393 AGI )
  • Bexar County , TX 0.17 % ($20,393 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 Puerta Cdp, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In La Puerta Cdp, Texas

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Crime Analysis

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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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