Christine is a small town located in Atascosa County, Texas, United States. It is situated about 50 miles south of San Antonio and has a population of approximately 427 people as of the 2020 United States Census. Despite its small size, the town offers a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere for residents and visitors alike.
In terms of demographics, Christine is predominantly Hispanic or Latino, with over 89% of the population identifying as such. The remaining population is primarily White, with a small percentage of African American and Native American residents. The median age of residents is 36.6 years, which is slightly younger than the state average of 34.8 years.
The average home price in Christine is around $82,000, making it a very affordable place to live compared to other cities in the region. The property tax rate in Christine is relatively low at 1.6912%, which is a little lower than the state average.
While Christine is a small town, there are a few things to do in the area. The Atascosa River Park, located just outside of town, offers camping, fishing, and hiking opportunities. Additionally, the nearby town of Pleasanton offers a variety of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.
Christine is served by the Poteet Independent School District, which includes one elementary school, one junior high school, and one high school. According to the Texas Education Agency, the Poteet Independent School District received a rating of “B” for the 2020-2021 school year, indicating above-average performance.
The Christine Chamber of Commerce phone number is (830) 767-3724, and the City Hall phone number is (830) 769-3100. These numbers can be used to obtain more information about the town, including local events, business opportunities, and government services.