For population 25 years and over in Archer City:
For population 15 years and over in Archer City city:
12 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,505 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita Falls, TX (21.9 miles , pop. 104,197).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (95.4 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (119.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Scotland, TX (3.3 miles ), Windthorst, TX (3.3 miles ), Holliday, TX (4.0 miles ), Lakeside City, TX (4.1 miles ), Olney, TX (4.2 miles ), Jean-Loving, TX (4.4 miles ), Megargel, TX (4.5 miles ), Wichita Falls, TX (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.59 N, Longitude: 98.63 W
Area code: 940
Crime in Archer City (2010):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Crime in Archer City (2011):
Population change in the 1990s: +47 (+2.6%).
Work and jobs in Archer City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Archer City, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Archer City-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 169% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/3/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the Archer City city center killed 7 people and injured 111 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/18/1951, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Archer City-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 79.8 miles away from Archer City center
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 68.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/17/1992 at 07:18:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.3 miles away from Archer City center
On 5/31/2002 at 09:57:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Archer County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Larry McMurtry - Historian.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 11.3%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
33 people in nursing homes
8 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
Archer City compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Archer City (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Archer City (based on Archer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.57%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
10.45% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,064 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:
10.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,508 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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Archer City fatal accident list:
Nov 16, 1989 04:30 PM, 79, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Archer City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Archer City, TX
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.