Laguna Vista strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):
College Educated Adults
Comparing Laguna Vista to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||18 miles NE of Brownsville, Texas (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||117 miles S of Corpus Christi, Texas|
|Metro Area||Brownsville - Harlingen - San Benito|
|Standard Zip Codes||78578|
|Phone Area Codes||956|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||52 to 67 F|
|Apr Temp||67 to 79 F|
|Jul Temp||78 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||70 to 83 F|
|Annual Precip||28.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||48 to 69 F|
|Apr Temp||64 to 84 F|
|Jul Temp||74 to 95 F|
|Oct Temp||64 to 85 F|
|Annual Precip||28.1 inches|
|Station||MCALLEN MILLER INTL AP|
|Jan Temp||50 to 70 F|
|Apr Temp||66 to 86 F|
|Jul Temp||76 to 96 F|
|Oct Temp||66 to 86 F|
|Annual Precip||22.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.22|
|American Indian & Alaskan||5||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||816||49.2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,600|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||53.7%|
|French (except Basque)||1.4%|
According to the US Postal Service, Laguna Vista, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Bahia Mar (78578)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
Laguna Vista Public Library
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Laguna Vista, Texas
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Sacred Heart University Online
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Our Lady of the Lake University is a private, Catholic university with a deep connection to the history and community of San Antonio.
Ohio University has offered distance learning educational opportunities for more than 100 years.
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Bellevue, Idaho||82.6||21%||6%||19.5%||22||$49,276||7%||13.4%||1,876||7.8%||18.7||2.5%||3.7|
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