For population 25 years and over in Bertram:
For population 15 years and over in Bertram city:
152 residents are foreign born (7.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,731 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Round Rock, TX (27.8 miles , pop. 61,136).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (35.8 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (93.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Burnet, TX (3.2 miles ), Liberty Hill, TX (3.2 miles ), Briggs, TX (3.8 miles ), Florence, TX (4.1 miles ), Leander, TX (4.1 miles ), Marble Falls, TX (4.2 miles ), Meadowlakes, TX (4.4 miles ), Jonestown, TX (4.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 30.74 N, Longitude: 98.06 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Home of the Oatmeal Festival
Area code: 512
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Bertram detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +250 (+28.7%).
Work and jobs in Bertram: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bertram, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bertram-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 93% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/27/1997, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.0 miles away from the Bertram city center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.
On 5/27/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.0 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused $15 million in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Burnet County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Bertram:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bertram:
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Public elementary/middle school in Bertram:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.74. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.6%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Black residents, 27.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% 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)
63 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Bertram in 2010:
17 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
Bertram compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Bertram (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Bertram (based on Burnet County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.62%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
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11.42% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($55,345 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:
9.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($45,532 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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Bertram fatal accident list:
Jun 25, 2006 04:07 PM, Sr-29, Lat: 30.742550, Lon: -98.052892, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 4
Mar 21, 2006 11:15 PM, Sr-29, Lat: 30.747500, Lon: -98.070153, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 2, 1998 06:50 PM, Sr-29, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 12, 1978 04:25 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bertram)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bertram)
FAA Registered Aircraft:11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bertram)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Bertram, TX
Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2014.