|City of Jacinto City|
Jacinto City entrance sign
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Jacinto City is a city in Harris County, Texas, United States, east of the intersection of Interstate 10 and the East Loop of Interstate 610. The Central Time Zone observes Standard time by subtracting six hours from UTC during standard time ( UTC−6) and five hours during Daylight saving Areas using UTC−6 Single zone countries Belize Costa Rica El Salvador Guatemala Daylight saving time ( DST The Central Time Zone observes Standard time by subtracting six hours from UTC during standard time ( UTC−6) and five hours during Daylight saving UTC−5 is the Time offset used in the North American Eastern Time Zone during Standard time and in the North American Central Time Zone during The ZIP code is the system of Postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS A telephone numbering plan is a plan for allocating Telephone number ranges to countries regions areas and exchanges and to non-fixed telephone networks The map to the right is clickable click on an area Federal Information Processing Standards ( FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States Federal government for use by all non-military The Geographic Names Information System ( GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout Harris County is a County located in the US state of Texas within the Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown metropolitan area Texas ( is a state geographically located in the South Central United States and is also known as the Lone Star State. The United States of America —commonly referred to as the In the US state of Texas, Interstate 10 is the major east-west Interstate Highway in the Southern United States. Interstate 610 (abbreviated I-610) is a Freeway that forms a loop around the downtown sector of city of Houston Texas. Jacinto City is part of the Houston Metropolitan Area and is bordered by the cities of Houston and Galena Park. Houston–Sugar Land–Baytown is a 10-county Metropolitan area defined by the Office of Management and Budget. Galena Park is a city in Harris County, Texas, United States. The population was 10,302 at the 2000 census.
The town was established as a subdivision in 1941 for workers of nearby steel mills and refineries, and then incorporated in incorporated in 1947 with nearly 3,800 residents. The town still serves as a bedroom community for local industry.
Jacinto City is located at .(29. 765527, -95. 240332)
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title) is the government agency that is responsible for the United States Census 9 square miles (4. The square mile is an imperial and US unit of Area equal the area of a square of one statute mile. 8 km²), all of it land. Square Kilometre ( US spelling square kilometer) symbol km2, is a decimal multiple of the SI unit of
As of the census of 2000, there were 10,302 people, 2,947 households, and 2,392 families residing in the city. A census is the procedure of acquiring information about every member of a given population The population density was 5,540. Population density (in agriculture standing stock and Standing crop) is a measurement of Population per unit area or unit volume 8 people per square mile (2,138. 5/km²). There were 3,124 housing units at an average density of 1,680. 2/sq mi (648. 5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 68. 18% White, 1. 23% African American, 0. 89% Native American, 0. 23% Asian, 0. 01% Pacific Islander, 25. 66% from other races, and 3. 79% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 75. 39% of the population.
There were 2,947 households out of which 48. 7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63. 3% were married couples living together, 11. NOTICE TO WOULD-BE ROMEOS ************** 5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18. 8% were non-families. 16. 1% of all households were made up of individuals and 7. 3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3. 45 and the average family size was 3. 88.
In the city the population was spread out with 33. 3% under the age of 18, 11. 9% from 18 to 24, 28. 8% from 25 to 44, 16. 8% from 45 to 64, and 9. 2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 28 years. For every 100 females there were 100. 0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 100. 3 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $34,672, and the median income for a family was $36,755. Males had a median income of $30,323 versus $22,224 for females. The per capita income for the city was $11,292. Per capita income means how much each individual receives in monetary terms of the yearly income generated in the country About 16. 1% of families and 15. 8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15. The poverty threshold, or poverty line, is the minimum level of Income deemed necessary to achieve an adequate Standard of living in a given country 9% of those under age 18 and 14. 2% of those age 65 or over.
City-data. com states that Jacinto City had 3,351 (32. 5%) residents not born in the United States; they were born in Latin America. Of the residents age 15 and older, 56. 8% were married. 26. 1% had never engaged in marriage. 6. 5% divorced, 6. 4% had been widowed, and 4. 2% were separated. Of residents age 25 and older, 47. 1% had a high school degree or higher. 4. 9% had a bachelor's degree or higher. 1. 7% had a graduate or professional degree. 8. 1% were unemployed. 
Of the male workers, 24% worked in construction industries. 8% work in administrative and support and waste management services. 7% work with metal and metal products. 5% worked in accommodation and food services. 5% worked with truck transportation. 4% work with repair and maintenance. 4% worked in other forms of transportation, courier services, and support activities. Of the female workers, 13% worked in accommodation and food services. 13% work with finance and insurance. 11% worked in educational services. 8% worked in health care. 6% worked with administrative and support and waste management services. 4% in other forms of transportation, courier services, and support activities. 3% worked in food or beverage stores. 
Of the male workers, 11% worked in other production occupations (this includes supervisors). 7% worked as truck drivers and driver/sales workers. 7% worked as metal/plastic workers. 6% worked in construction trades (except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers). 5% worked as construction laborers. 5% were electrical equipment mechanics and people in other installation, maintenance, and repair professions (this includes supervisors). 4% were mechanics, installers, and repairers of vehicles and other mobile equipment. Of the female workers, 13% worked as secretaries and administrative assistants. 9% worked in building and grounds cleaning maintenance operations. 9% worked as information and records clerks (this does not include customer service representatives). 5% worked in other production occupations; this includes supervisors. 4% were cooks and food preparation workers. 3% are health technologists and specialists. 
Jacinto City practices a city manager form of government with an elected Mayor who presides over the Jacinto City City Council. Jacinto City is within Texas's 29th congressional district. Texas District 29 of the United States House of Representatives is a Congressional district that serves the eastern portion of the Greater Houston area
The Jacinto City Fire Department and EMS and the Jacinto City Police Department serve the city.
Jacinto City is served by two school districts and a municipal preschool, Jacinto City Preschool. Areas south of Market Street are zoned to Galena Park Independent School District while areas north of Market Street are zoned to Houston Independent School District. Galena Park Independent School District is a School district based in unincorporated Harris County, Texas, United States. The Houston Independent School District (HISD is the largest Public school system in Texas and the seventh-largest in the United States.
Students who are in the GPISD section of Jacinto City are zoned to the following elementary schools:
Students who are in the GPISD section of Jacinto City are zoned to the following middle schools:
All students who are in the GPISD section of Jacinto City are zoned to:
Students who are in the HISD area are zoned to:
The pupils zoned to GPISD are served by San Jacinto College, while the students zoned HISD are served by the Houston Community College System. San Jacinto College is a Community college system in the Greater Houston area in the U Houston Community College System ( HCCS) is a Community college system that operates community colleges in Houston, Missouri City, and
The Harris County Public Library system operates the A. Harris County Public Library is a Public library system serving Harris County, Texas, United States. J. "Bert" Holder Memorial Library in Jacinto City.
Galena Park Middle School
Jacinto City Preschool
Former Jacinto City Preschool building
Former Jacinto City City Hall
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