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People

Total Population 2,754
Male Share of the Population 53.2%
Female Share of the Population 46.8%
Senior Citizens 14.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,415
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 56.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 50.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $135,655
% Above Poverty Level 92.5%
% Below Poverty Level 7.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation 1.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 30.8%
Median Gross Rent $882
Median House Value $169,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 19.2%
US/American 0.1%
English 19.1%
Irish 14.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

El Lago Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 12 miles S of Baytown, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 23 miles SE of Houston, Texas
County Harris
Standard Zip Codes 77586
Phone Area Codes 281
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 29.563
Longitude -95.045

El Lago Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HOUSTON HOBBY AP
Distance 15.5 miles
Jan Temp 45 to 63 F
Apr Temp 61 to 79 F
Jul Temp 75 to 94 F
Oct Temp 62 to 82 F
Annual Precip 53.9 inches
Station HOUSTON SAN JACINTO DAM
Distance 25.2 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 63 F
Apr Temp 57 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 94 F
Oct Temp 58 to 81 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
Station SUGAR LAND
Distance 35.6 miles
Jan Temp 42 to 62 F
Apr Temp 58 to 79 F
Jul Temp 74 to 94 F
Oct Temp 60 to 82 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, El Lago, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Timber Cove (77586)

Tod (77586)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clear Lake Shores 1,235 $107,596

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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