For population 25 years and over in Beckville:
For population 15 years and over in Beckville city:
46 residents are foreign born (6.0% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $683 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (25.4 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (42.9 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (141.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Tatum, TX (2.5 miles ), Carthage, TX (3.0 miles ), Easton, TX (3.6 miles ), Pinehill, TX (3.8 miles ), Long Branch-Dotson, TX (3.8 miles ), Gary City, TX (3.9 miles ), De Berry-Deadwood, TX (4.2 miles ), Lakeport, TX (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 32.24 N, Longitude: 94.45 W
Area code: 903
Population change in the 1990s: -32 (-4.1%).
Work and jobs in Beckville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Beckville, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Beckville-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 242% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/18/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.6 miles away from the Beckville city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 2/12/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.6 miles away from the city center killed 18 people and injured 77 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Panola County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Demorrio Williams - 2005 NFL player (Atlanta Falcons, born: Jul 6, 1980).
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.31. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.42. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2005 was 11.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 11.6%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 61.1% 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)
Beckville compared to Texas state average:
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Religion statistics for Beckville (based on Panola County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,053 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:
6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,127 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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Beckville fatal accident list:
Aug 1, 1983 01:10 PM, 149, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 25, 1981 05:05 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Beckville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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