For population 25 years and over in Avery:
For population 15 years and over in Avery town:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $525 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (72.3 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (95.2 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (127.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Annona, TX (2.8 miles ), De Kalb, TX (3.2 miles ), Clarksville, TX (4.0 miles ), Southeast McCurtain, OK (4.3 miles ), Dalby Springs-Simms, TX (4.4 miles ), Haworth, OK (4.6 miles ), New Boston, TX (4.7 miles ), Talco, TX (4.8 miles ).
Latitude: 33.55 N, Longitude: 94.78 W
Area code: 903
Population change in the 1990s: +34 (+7.9%).
Work and jobs in Avery: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Avery, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Avery-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 187% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 33.2 miles away from the Avery town center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 5 people.
Earthquake activity:Avery-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.6 miles away from Avery center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Red River County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Avery:
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Public high school in Avery:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.7%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 67.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 4.2% 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)
Avery compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Avery (based on Red River County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.55%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,318 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:
7.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,450 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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Avery fatal accident list:
Feb 10, 2007 02:20 AM, Austin, Lat: 33.552658, Lon: -94.781525, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Oct 30, 2005 06:55 PM, Us-82, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 28, 2001 04:20 PM, Us-82, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
Feb 12, 1998 06:23 PM, Us-82, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 15, 1986 00:15 AM, 82, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 21, 1981 07:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 23, 1980 03:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Avery)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Avery)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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