For population 25 years and over in Bovina:
For population 15 years and over in Bovina city:
478 residents are foreign born (28.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,857 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (75.8 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (215.3 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (370.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Texico, NM (3.5 miles ), Farwell, TX (3.5 miles ), Friona, TX (3.6 miles ), Clovis, NM (4.4 miles ), Muleshoe, TX (4.7 miles ), Cannon AFB, NM (5.1 miles ), Broadview, NM (5.1 miles ), Grady, NM (5.7 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.52 N, Longitude: 102.89 W
Area code: 806
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 Bovina 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: +280 (+17.6%).
Work and jobs in Bovina: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bovina, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bovina-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Bovina city center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/2/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bovina-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from Bovina center
On 3/25/1996 at 06:43:46, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/19/1995 at 18:36:43, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/24/2003 at 15:02:09, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from Bovina center
On 8/7/2000 at 17:19:08, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Parmer County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bovina:
Public high school in Bovina:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Bovina that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.0%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 20.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 13.2% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Bovina compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Bovina (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Bovina (based on Parmer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 77.67%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,387 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:
10.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,290 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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Bovina fatal accident list:
Sep 24, 2007 09:18 AM, Sr-86, Fm2290, Lat: 34.513594, Lon: -102.883442, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 24, 1985 01:20 AM, Fm1731, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Mar 12, 1981 07:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 17, 1979 02:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 16, 1975 03:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 9, 1975 03:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bovina)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1