For population 25 years and over in Beach City:
For population 15 years and over in Beach City city:
86 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,833 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Baytown, TX (6.8 miles , pop. 66,430).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (31.5 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Baytown, TX (2.6 miles ), Cove, TX (2.8 miles ), Morgan's Point, TX (2.9 miles ), Shoreacres, TX (3.3 miles ), Mont Belvieu, TX (3.3 miles ), La Porte, TX (3.3 miles ), Anahuac, TX (3.5 miles ), Old River-Winfree, TX (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 29.70 N, Longitude: 94.86 W
Area code: 281
Work and jobs in Beach City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Beach City, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Beach City-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 165% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Beach City city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 9/12/1961, a category F4 tornado 26.9 miles away from the city center killed 8 people and injured 200 people.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Chambers County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Fire: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beach City:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.798. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 23.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00566. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.218. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.3%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 14.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 19.3% for other race 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)
Beach City compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Beach City (based on Chambers County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 55.54%
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): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.60% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,489 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:
8.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,278 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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Beach City fatal accident list:
Sep 29, 2006 03:45 AM, Fm2354, Lat: 29.736619, Lon: -94.849089, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.