For population 25 years and over in Canadian:
For population 15 years and over in Canadian city:
338 residents are foreign born (12.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,448 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (95.8 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (162.7 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (297.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Miami, TX (4.6 miles ), Lipscomb, TX (4.8 miles) , Higgins, TX (5.0 miles ), Mobeetie, TX (5.1 miles) , Reydon, OK (5.6 miles) , Wheeler, TX (5.7 miles ), Darrouzett, TX (6.1 miles ), Arnett, OK (6.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.91 N, Longitude: 100.38 W
Area code: 806
Population change in the 1990s: -195 (-8.0%).
Work and jobs in Canadian: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Canadian, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Canadian-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 171% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.5 miles away from the Canadian city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/8/1995, a category F4 tornado 24.9 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Canadian-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.0 miles away from Canadian center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/18/2006 at 05:49:41, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.8 miles away from Canadian center
On 10/12/2008 at 12:08:15, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 20.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hemphill County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dave McCurdy - Politician, Malouf Abraham, Jr. - Physician, Malouf Abraham, Sr. - Politician, Richard A. Waterfield - Politician, Robert R. Young - Railroad executive.
Hospital/medical center in Canadian:
Airports located in Canadian:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Canadian:
Public high school in Canadian:
See full list of schools located in Canadian, School District: CANADIAN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Public elementary/middle schools in Canadian:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Canadian and their reported violations in the past:CANADIAN MUNICIPAL WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2417, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.0%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 72.1% for other race residents, 19.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
4 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
46 people in nursing homes in 2000
Canadian compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Canadian (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Canadian, Texas:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Canadian (based on Hemphill County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 87.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Canadian government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,441 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:
9.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,929 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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TV broadcast stations around Canadian:
Canadian fatal accident list:
Jul 7, 2007 02:50 PM, Us-60/83, Lat: 35.909444, Lon: -100.390408, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 8, 2001 08:07 AM, Us-60, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 11, 1992 02:45 AM, Fm2388, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 6, 1977 01:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Canadian)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 122 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Canadian, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Canadian)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Canadian)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.