For population 25 years and over in Cannon AFB:
For population 15 years and over in Cannon AFB CDP:
48 residents are foreign born
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (100.8 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (192.9 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (392.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Clovis, NM (2.7 miles ), Portales, NM (3.9 miles ), Texico, NM (4.0 miles ), Floyd, NM (4.0 miles) , Farwell, TX (4.1 miles ), Melrose, NM (4.2 miles ), Bovina, TX (5.1 miles ), Broadview, NM (5.3 miles ).
Latitude: 34.40 N, Longitude: 103.33 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,104 (+82.1%)
Area code: 505
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Cannon AFB: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cannon AFB, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cannon AFB-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 27% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/21/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 17.9 miles away from the Cannon AFB place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.4 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cannon AFB-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New Mexico state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1996 at 06:43:46, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 93.4 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 65.3 miles away from Cannon AFB center
On 4/27/1998 at 15:22:46, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/1998 at 05:38:48, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, 2.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/24/1993 at 02:32:03, a magnitude 3.0 (2.7 MD, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.5 miles away from Cannon AFB center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Taos County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Cannon AFB:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cannon AFB:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cannon AFB and their reported violations in the past:CANNON AIR FORCE BASE WATER SYSTEM (Address: 208 WEST CASABLANCA AVE , Population served: 8177, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.6%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 5.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander 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:
No gay or lesbian households reported
562 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000
3 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
Cannon AFB compared to New Mexico state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cannon AFB (based on Taos County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.80%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
7.16% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,143 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:
6.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,238 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
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