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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 Mercedes City, Texas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 158   (3.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 73   (1.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 190   (4.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 270   (6.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 418   (10.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 679   (16.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 942   (23.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 495   (12.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 105   (2.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 154   (3.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 28   (0.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 39   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 204   (5.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 311   (7.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Mercedes City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,301

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 635

In 3-person carpool : 89

In 4-person carpool : 34

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 26

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 : 14

Walked : 91

Other means : 124

Worked at home : 130


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Mercedes City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 207

5 to 9 minutes : 907

10 to 14 minutes : 663

15 to 19 minutes : 1,017

20 to 24 minutes : 506

25 to 29 minutes : 138

30 to 34 minutes : 493

35 to 39 minutes : 74

40 to 44 minutes : 51

45 to 59 minutes : 189

60 to 89 minutes : 69

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,504

No Social Security income : 3,047


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 679

No retirement income : 3,872


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Mercedes City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 763

$10,000 to $14,999 : 378

$15,000 to $19,999 : 285

$20,000 to $24,999 : 322

$25,000 to $29,999 : 358

$30,000 to $34,999 : 132

$35,000 to $39,999 : 177

$40,000 to $44,999 : 225

$45,000 to $49,999 : 119

$50,000 to $59,999 : 214

$60,000 to $74,999 : 352

$75,000 to $99,999 : 166

$100,000 to $124,999 : 75

$125,000 to $149,999 : 75

$150,000 to $199,999 : 7

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Mercedes City, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $25,931


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Mercedes 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; Combes, TX; Owner: -)
  • NEW (1210 AM; 50.0 kW; Combes, TX; Owner: -)
  • NEW (1210 AM; 50.0 kW; La Blanca, TX; Owner: -)
  • KSOX (1240 AM; 0.85 kW; Lasara, TX; Owner: Bmp Rgv License Company, L.p.)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5.0 kW; Mercedes, TX; Owner: Christian Ministries Of The Valley)
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50.0 kW; Edcouch, TX; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • KIRT (1580 AM; 1.0 kW; Mission, TX; Owner: Bravo Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
  • KVNS (1700 AM; 8.8 kW; Brownsville, TX; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, 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.)
  • NEW (880 AM; 1.0 kW; Brownsville, TX; Owner: -)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5.0 kW; Edinburg, TX; Owner: Rio Grande Bible Institute, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Mercedes City, Texas

  • KTEX (100.3 FM; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KTEX (100.3 FM; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • KNVO-FM (101.1 FM; Rio Hondo, TX; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KBUC (102.1 FM; Raymondville, TX; Owner: Bmp Rgv License Company, L.p.)
  • KBUC (102.1 FM; Raymondville, TX; Owner: Bmp Rgv License Company, L.p.)
  • KBFM (104.1 FM; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: Capstar Tx Limited Partnership)
  • 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.)
  • KBIC (105.7 FM; Lyford, TX; Owner: Christian Ministries Of The Valley)
  • KHKZ (106.3 FM; La Feria, TX; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KVLY (107.9 FM; Donna, TX; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KHID (88.1 FM; Mcallen, TX; Owner: Rgv Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Raymondville, TX; Owner: 1. Misioneros Cristianos En Accion)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; San Perlita, TX; Owner: Believers International Broadcasting)
  • KBNR (88.3 FM; Brownsville, TX; Owner: World Radio Network, Inc.)
  • KOIR (88.5 FM; Pharr, TX; Owner: Rio Grande Bible Institute, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Raymondville, TX; Owner: Iglesia Pentecostal Unida Of Mcallen, Inc.)
  • KMBH-FM (88.9 FM; Lozano, TX; Owner: Rgv Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KTER (90.7 FM; Raymondville, TX; Owner: Faith Pleases God Church Corp.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Raymondville, TX; Owner: Our Lady Of Guadalupe Communications)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Raymondville, TX; Owner: Valley Wings Of Hope Foundation)
  • KFRQ (94.5 FM; La Feria, TX; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KBTQ (96.1 FM; La Feria, TX; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • KVMV (96.9 FM; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: World Radio Network, Inc.)
  • KGBT-FM (98.5 FM; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: Tichenor License Corporation)
  • KKPS (99.5 FM; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Mercedes City, Texas

  • KVEO (Channel 23; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: Comcorp Of Texas License Corp.)
  • KGBT-TV (Channel 4; La Feria, TX; Owner: Barrington Harlingen License Llc)
  • KLUJ-TV (Channel 44; Harlingen, TX; Owner: Community Educational Television, Inc.)
  • KNVO (Channel 48; Donna, TX; Owner: Entravision Holdings, Llc)
  • KRGV-TV (Channel 5; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: Mobile Video Tapes, Inc.)
  • KMBH (Channel 60; Santa Maria, TX; Owner: Rgv Educational Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Mercedes City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 420  (18.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 394  (17.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 368  (16.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 66  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 499  (22.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 660  (33.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 612  (31.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 455  (23.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 39  (2.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 9  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Mercedes City, Texas

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

1.30%

Mining

0.09%

Construction

7.00%

Manufacturing

4.91%

Wholesale Trade

3.49%

Retail Trade

7.57%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

3.25%

Utilities

1.87%

Information

0.59%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.85%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.45%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

1.35%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.85%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

7.61%

Health Care And Social Assistance

2.06%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.38%

Accommodation And Food Services

3.39%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.44%

Public Administration

3.04%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.76%

Mining

0.0%

Construction

0.0%

Manufacturing

3.63%

Wholesale Trade

0.95%

Retail Trade

3.06%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

1.02%

Utilities

0.26%

Information

0.55%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.71%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.62%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

0.78%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

0.40%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

14.85%

Health Care And Social Assistance

11.48%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.0%

Accommodation And Food Services

5.10%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

0.81%

Public Administration

1.52%


(updated 2010)



There are 135 Farms In Mercedes City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Mercedes City, Texas

Texas National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $132.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 5

Plainscapital Bank - 1 Branches


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

Compass Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $75.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 675

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Mercedes City, Texas (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

67.65%

No Wage Or Salary Income

32.35%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Mercedes City, Texas (1999)

With Self-employment Income

8.99%

No Self-employment Income

91.01%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Mercedes City, Texas

  • Valley International


    (about 17.2 miles in Harlingen, Texas; Airport Code: HRL)

  • McAllen Miller International


    (about 20.0 miles in Mcallen, Texas; Airport Code: MFE)

  • Brownsville South Padre Island International


    (about 34.9 miles in Brownsville, Texas; Airport Code: BRO)

  • Port Isabel - Cameron County


    (about 35.5 miles in Laguna Vista, Texas; Airport Code: TX3)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Mercedes City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

70.76%

Carpooled

22.05%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.10%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.22%

Motorcycle

0.17%

Bicycle

0.17%

Walked

2.38%

Other Means

1.95%

Worked At Home

2.21%




(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Mercedes City, Texas

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

2.11%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.07%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.50%

Financial Specialists

0.21%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.57%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.0%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.26%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.38%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.85%

Legal Occupations

0.0%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

3.18%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

1.19%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.14%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.50%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.33%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

1.16%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

1.19%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

2.23%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

3.58%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

0.85%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.93%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

3.80%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

1.57%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

1.16%

Construction Trades Workers

5.65%

Extraction Workers

0.26%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

4.77%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

4.25%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

6.38%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.33%

Material Moving Workers

1.11%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

1.45%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.21%

Financial Specialists

0.28%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.0%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.0%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.0%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.0%

Community And Social Services Occupations

1.00%

Legal Occupations

0.0%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

10.91%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.0%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.81%

Health Technologists And Technicians

1.00%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

3.18%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.12%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.85%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

4.41%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

2.82%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

3.13%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

2.61%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

8.18%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.93%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.0%

Construction Trades Workers

0.0%

Extraction Workers

0.0%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.21%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

3.15%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

1.04%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.0%

Material Moving Workers

0.19%


(updated 2010)



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