For population 25 years and over in Clarendon:
For population 15 years and over in Clarendon city:
52 residents are foreign born (1.8% Latin America, 0.5% Asia, 0.3% Africa).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,190 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (57.0 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (193.4 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (278.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Howardwick, TX (2.6 miles ), Hedley, TX (3.7 miles ), Lakeview, TX (4.6 miles) , Groom, TX (4.7 miles ), Memphis, TX (5.0 miles ), McLean, TX (5.1 miles ), Quail, TX (5.4 miles) , Claude, TX (5.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.94 N, Longitude: 100.89 W
Area code: 806
Population change in the 1990s: -98 (-4.7%).
Work and jobs in Clarendon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Clarendon, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Clarendon-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 174% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Clarendon city center killed 5 people and injured 51 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/15/1957, a category F4 tornado 20.5 miles away from the city center killed 21 people and injured 80 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Clarendon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 60.6 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 60.9 miles away from Clarendon center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.2 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 72.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1997 at 09:08:55, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.4 miles away from Clarendon center
On 9/24/2003 at 15:02:09, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Donley County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Craig Ellwood - Architect, Mac Thornberry - Politician, Randy Acord - Historian, Kenny King (running back) - Retired football player, William S. Lott - Judge.
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Public high school in Clarendon:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Clarendon and their reported violations in the past:GREENBELT MIWA LAKESIDE SYSTEM (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.7%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 84.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino 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)
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Clarendon compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Clarendon (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Clarendon (based on Donley County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.69%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Clarendon government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.22% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,376 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:
9.57% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,182 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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Clarendon fatal accident list:
Jan 14, 1997 03:55 PM, Allenst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 19, 1997 03:52 PM, 287, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 24, 1987 06:25 AM, 287, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Nov 15, 1986 04:35 PM, Wfront, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Mar 24, 1984 07:28 PM, 287, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 1975 06:15 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Clarendon)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Clarendon, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: