For population 25 years and over in Alice:
For population 15 years and over in Alice city:
774 residents are foreign born (0.6% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,463 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (40.9 miles , pop. 277,454).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (120.7 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Rancho Alegre, TX (1.3 miles ), Alice Acres, TX (1.8 miles ), Coyote Acres, TX (2.1 miles ), Loma Linda East, TX (2.8 miles ), Owl Ranch-Amargosa, TX (3.1 miles ), Owl Ranch, TX (3.2 miles ), Amargosa, TX (3.2 miles ), San Diego, TX (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 27.75 N, Longitude: 98.07 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,300 (+22.4%)
Area code: 361
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Alice detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 46 (37 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -1,153 (-5.7%).
Work and jobs in Alice: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Alice, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Alice-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 4% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.7 miles away from the Alice city center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/16/1969, a category F3 tornado 24.3 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Alice-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 2.5 miles away from Alice center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 80.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.5 miles away from Alice center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jim Wells County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Fires: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Richard Raymond (Texas politician) - Politician, Angela Salinas - Marine Corps general, Bill Henry - Baseball player, Raul G. Salinas - Politician, Jim Tyrone - Baseball player, Joe Pate - Baseball player, Robert Curl, Wayne Tyrone - Baseball player.
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Amtrak station:ALICE (301 N. JOHNSON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, intercity bus service.
Local government website: www.cityofalice.org
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See full list of schools located in Alice, School District: ALICE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Alice and their reported violations in the past:GONZALITOZ GROCERY STORE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.8%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.7% for Black residents, 21.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.2% for American Indian residents, 30.1% for other race residents, 18.9% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Alice city (based on Jim Wells County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
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Alice government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.18% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,001 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,599 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Alice fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Alice)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 195 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Alice, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Alice)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Alice)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 31 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.