For population 25 years and over in Calvert:
For population 15 years and over in Calvert city:
21 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $677 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bryan, TX (28.3 miles , pop. 65,660).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (79.3 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (114.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Hearne, TX (2.9 miles ), Franklin, TX (3.4 miles ), Bremond, TX (3.6 miles ), Burlington, TX (3.7 miles) , Reagan, TX (4.2 miles) , Gause-Milano, TX (4.4 miles) , Rosebud, TX (4.4 miles ), Cameron, TX (4.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 30.98 N, Longitude: 96.67 W
Area code: 979
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 Calvert detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -92 (-6.1%).
Work and jobs in Calvert: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Calvert, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Calvert-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 106% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 48.6 miles away from the Calvert city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/10/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Robertson County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Tom Bradley (American politician) - Lawyer, Othello Alford - College basketball player (Sam Houston St. Bearkats), Rube Foster - (1879-1930), pioneer of Negro League baseball.
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calvert:
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Public high school in Calvert:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 42.3%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 58.1% for Black residents, 12.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% 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)
24 people in nursing homes in 2000
Calvert compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Calvert (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Calvert city (based on Robertson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.48%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Calvert government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,676 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:
8.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,837 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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Calvert, Texas:See more detailed statistics of Calvert fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Calvert)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Calvert, TX
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.