For population 25 years and over in Cannon AFB:
For population 15 years and over in Cannon AFB CDP:
49 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: +2,227 (+86.1%)
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 Curry County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Tornado: 1, Hurricane: 1, 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 2012: 9.4%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 4.6% 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, 3.7% 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:
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Religion statistics for Cannon AFB CDP (based on Curry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.96%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,467 average adjusted gross income)
1.66% of residents moved from foreign countries ($5,390 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
11.87% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,199 average adjusted gross income)
1.51% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,008 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county 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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