For population 25 years and over in Chireno:
For population 15 years and over in Chireno city:
11 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $250 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (73.9 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (75.0 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (135.0 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Chireno-Martinsville, TX (2.2 miles) , San Augustine, TX (3.7 miles ), Broaddus, TX (3.7 miles) , Aiken-Neuville, TX (3.8 miles) , Nacogdoches, TX (4.4 miles ), Huntington, TX (4.5 miles ), Appleby, TX (4.7 miles ), Redfield, TX (4.8 miles ).
Latitude: 31.50 N, Longitude: 94.35 W
Area code: 936
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-0.5%).
Work and jobs in Chireno: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Chireno, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Chireno-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 154% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/19/1991, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the Chireno city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/20/1974, a category F3 tornado 13.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Nacogdoches County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Floods: 4, Fires: 4, Storms: 4, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ann Miller - Dancer.
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Local government website: www.chireno.com
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Public high school in Chireno:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.7%
(20.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.1% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino 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
Chireno compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Chireno (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Chireno city (based on Nacogdoches County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.74%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 37
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,031 average adjusted gross income)
0.19% of residents moved from foreign countries ($136 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,670 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($133 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Chireno fatal accident list:
Oct 31, 2000 07:25 PM, Sr-21, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3
Dec 20, 1995 06:00 PM, 21, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
Jun 17, 1986 06:45 PM, 21, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 3
Feb 12, 1983 03:35 AM, Lp34, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 24, 1980 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 23, 1979 01:30 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 31, 1976 01:50 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Chireno)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.