area codescrime ratepopulation, population growthradio stationsweather, weather forecastzip code

Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes

 

<< See who will be the next president.

Population (year 2000): 11,923. Estimated population in July 2005: 13,651 (+14.5% change)
Males: 5,758 (48.3%), Females: 6,165 (51.7%)

Starr County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 28.8 years
Median household income: $19,853 (year 2000)
Median house value: $43,500 (year 2000)

Rio Grande City, TX residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Rio Grande City:

  • Hispanic (95.9%)
  • Other race (12.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (2.7%)
  • Filipino (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (1.9%).Grande City, Texas

Elevation: 200 feet

Land area: 7.6 square miles

Rio

For population 25 years and over in Rio Grande City

  • High school or higher: 46.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 17.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 17.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rio Grande City city

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 5.5%

29.5% Foreign born (28.5% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,253 (+11.7%).

Ads by Google
or Selling a Home - choice is simple! Our agents make the process smooth for you. />
Homes - Mcallen, TX - Way to Compare New Homes from Leading Builders. Search Now! />
Isabel Texas Homes - Immediate Online Access to Thousands of Local Home Listings. />
PortIsabel )

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TX McAllen, (41.6 miles pop. 106,414).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Christi, TX Corpus (135.4 miles pop. 277,454).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Antonio, TX San (213.4 miles pop. 1,144,646).

Nearest cities: Lomas, TX (3.2 miles Las Cruz, TX (4.1 miles Santa Villareales, TX (4.4 miles Los Refugio, TX (4.8 miles El Puerta, TX (4.9 miles La Alvarez, TX (5.6 miles Los Rosita, TX (7.5 miles La Casita-Garciasville, TX (8.5 miles La

Latitude: 26.38 N, Longitude: 98.82 W

Area code: 956

Rio Grande City, Texas business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (41.0%), Retail trade (14.1%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,713 (+22.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,234 (69.5%)

Crime in Rio Grande City by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003
Murders 2 2 0
    per 100,000 16.8 16.8 0.0
Rapes 2 3 0
    per 100,000 16.8 25.2 0.0
Robberies 3 3 10
    per 100,000 25.2 25.2 83.9
Assaults 48 65 48
    per 100,000 402.6 545.2 402.6
Burglaries 91 79 70
    per 100,000 763.2 662.6 587.1
Thefts 267 210 123
    per 100,000 2239.4 1761.3 1031.6
Auto thefts 39 52 57
    per 100,000 327.1 436.1 478.1
280.7 295.1 226.3

Average climate in Rio Grande City, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Rio

Birthplace of: Ricardo Sanchez - General.


Hospital/medical center in Rio Grande City:
  • STARR COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (FM RD 3167 BOX 78)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Rio Grande City:
  • MISSION HOSPITAL INC (about 35 miles; MISSION, TX)
  • MC ALLEN HEART HOSP (about 42 miles; MC ALLEN, TX)
  • RIO GRANDE REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 42 miles; MC ALLEN, TX)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rio Grande City:
  • MC ALLEN MILLER INTL (about 44 miles; MC ALLEN, TX; ID: MFE)
  • VALLEY INTL (about 82 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; ID: HRL)
  • LAREDO INTL (about 91 miles; LAREDO, TX; ID: LRD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rio Grande City:
  • RIO GRANDE CITY MUNI (about 3 miles; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; ID: 67R)
  • EDINBURG INTL (about 49 miles; EDINBURG, TX; ID: 25R)
  • ZAPATA COUNTY (about 50 miles; ZAPATA, TX; ID: T86)

Local government website:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rio Grande City:
  • SOUTH TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 42 miles; MCALLEN, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,142)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN (about 45 miles; EDINBURG, TX; FT enrollment: 9,651)
  • TEXAS STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE-HARLINGEN (about 80 miles; HARLINGEN, TX; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • LAREDO COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 92 miles; LAREDO, TX; FT enrollment: 4,449)
  • TEXAS A & M INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY (about 93 miles; LAREDO, TX; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT BROWNSVILLE (about 96 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; FT enrollment: 6,044)
  • TEXAS SOUTHMOST COLLEGE (about 96 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TX; FT enrollment: 4,556)
Public high school in Rio Grande City:
  • RIO GRANDE CITY H S (Students: 2,281; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Rio Grande City:
  • RINGGOLD MIDDLE (Students: 1,458; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • ROQUE GUERRA JR EL (Students: 781; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • ALTO B0NITO ELEMENTARY (Students: 730; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • JOHN & OLIVE HINOJOSA EL (Students: 710; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • GRULLA MIDDLE (Students: 699; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • LA UNION EL (Students: 626; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • GENERAL RICARDO SANCHEZ ELEMENTARY (Students: 619; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • GRULLA EL (Students: 613; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • RINGGOLD EL (Students: 510; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • NORTH GRAMMAR EL (Students: 499; Location: FORT RINGGOLD; Grades: PK - 05)

Notable locations in Rio Grande City: Fort Ringgold Historic District (A), LaBorde House, Store and Hotel (B), Silverio de la Pena Drugstore and Post Office (C).

Church in Rio Grande City: Primera Iglesia Bautista Church (A).

Parks in Rio Grande City include: Main Plaza (1), San Juan Plaza (2), Fort Ringgold Historic Site (3).


Rio Grande City compared to Texas state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Rio Grande City:
  • KGBT (1530 AM; 50 kW; HARLINGEN, TX; Owner: TICHENOR LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KURV (710 AM; 10 kW; EDINBURG, TX; Owner: VOICE OF VALLEY AGRICULTURE, INC.)
  • KUBR (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAN JUAN, TX; Owner: PAULINO BERNAL)
  • KRIO (910 AM; 5 kW; MCALLEN, TX; Owner: RIO GRANDE BIBLE INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • KVJY (840 AM; 5 kW; PHARR, TX; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF MCALLEN LICENSE CORP.)
  • KCTA (1030 AM; 50 kW; CORPUS CHRISTI, TX; Owner: BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF THE SOUTHWEST)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRGE (1290 AM; 5 kW; WESLACO, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY)
  • KVOZ (890 AM; 12 kW; DEL MAR HILLS, TX; Owner: CONSOLIDATED RADIO, INC.)
  • KQXX (1700 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOR (1600 AM; 10 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TX; Owner: LA NUEVA KBOR, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Rio Grande City:
  • KQBO (103.1 FM; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: SOUND INVESTMENTS UNLIMITED, INC.)
  • KBMI (97.7 FM; ROMA, TX; Owner: HORIZON BROADCASTING, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Rio Grande City:
  • K06MY (Channel 6; RIO GRANDE CITY, TX; Owner: FAITH PLEASES GOD CHURCH CORPORATION)

 

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

© USAElectionPolls.com 2006-2017