For population 25 years and over in Baird:
For population 15 years and over in Baird city:
64 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $709 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (20.6 miles , pop. 115,930).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (122.6 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (154.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Clyde, TX (2.4 miles ), Putnam, TX (3.5 miles) , Potosi, TX (4.0 miles ), Moran, TX (4.1 miles ), Abilene, TX (4.5 miles ), Impact, TX (4.6 miles) , Cross Plains, TX (4.8 miles ), Albany, TX (4.9 miles ).
Latitude: 32.40 N, Longitude: 99.40 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Antique Capital of Texas
Area code: 325
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Crime rate in Baird detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -33 (-2.0%).
Work and jobs in Baird: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Baird, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Baird-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 130% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the Baird city center killed 5 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/25/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Baird-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/2008 at 10:24:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.0 miles away from Baird center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Callahan County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.8%
(12.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 17.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 11.1% for other race residents, 9.1% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
5 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
41 people in nursing homes in 2000
10 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Baird compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Baird (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Baird (based on Callahan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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10.94% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,965 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:
10.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,179 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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Baird fatal accident list:
Aug 9, 2009 05:30 AM, I-20, Lat: 32.40349722, Lon: -99.39668056, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 22, 2004 07:38 AM, I-20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 3, 1989 01:15 AM, I20, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Oct 24, 1985 08:20 PM, 425, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Baird)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Baird)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Baird, TX
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.