For population 25 years and over in Buchanan Dam:
For population 15 years and over in Buchanan Dam CDP:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,638 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Killeen, TX (49.2 miles , pop. 86,911).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (53.0 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (90.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Buchanan Lake Village, TX (2.4 miles ), Kingsland, TX (2.6 miles ), Highland Haven, TX (3.4 miles ), Sunrise Beach Village, TX (3.4 miles ), Granite Shoals, TX (3.6 miles ), Llano, TX (3.7 miles ), Burnet, TX (3.7 miles ), Horseshoe Bay, TX (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 30.76 N, Longitude: 98.45 W
Area code: 512
Work and jobs in Buchanan Dam: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Buchanan Dam, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Buchanan Dam-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/27/1997, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 46.6 miles away from the Buchanan Dam place center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.
On 5/11/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.4 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused $750,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Llano County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Buchanan Dam:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Buchanan Dam:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Buchanan Dam and their reported violations in the past:CASSIE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 115, Groundwater):
Past health violations:GRAVES LONG MOUNTAIN RV PARK INC (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Buchanan Dam that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 3.8%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% 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)
Buchanan Dam compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Buchanan Dam (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Buchanan Dam CDP (based on Llano County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.97%
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): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
11.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,844 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:
9.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,224 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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Buchanan Dam fatal accident list:
Mar 6, 2008 12:00 AM, Sr-29, Lat: 30.733231, Lon: -98.469347, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Buchanan Dam)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Buchanan Dam)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Buchanan Dam)
Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2014.