For population 25 years and over in Claude:
For population 15 years and over in Claude city:
74 residents are foreign born (4.7% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,590 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (27.9 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (217.7 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (307.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Groom, TX (4.0 miles ), Panhandle, TX (4.1 miles ), Lake Tanglewood, TX (4.9 miles ), White Deer, TX (5.0 miles ), Palisades, TX (5.0 miles ), Timbercreek Canyon, TX (5.1 miles ), Howardwick, TX (5.1 miles ), Amarillo, TX (5.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.11 N, Longitude: 101.36 W
Area code: 806
Population change in the 1990s: +99 (+8.2%).
Work and jobs in Claude: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Claude, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Claude-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 173% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/27/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.9 miles away from the Claude city center injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/18/1970, a category F4 tornado 33.0 miles away from the city center killed 16 people and injured 42 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Claude-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 67% 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 31.9 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 32.1 miles away from Claude center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.5 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 46.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/24/2003 at 15:02:09, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 24.4 miles away from Claude center
On 8/7/2000 at 17:19:08, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.1 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 Armstrong County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Claude:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Claude:
Public high school in Claude:
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Public elementary/middle school in Claude:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.5%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 92.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 33.3% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
71 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Claude compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Claude (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Claude (based on Armstrong County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 72.44%
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Claude government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Claude government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Claude government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,103 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:
12.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,648 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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Claude fatal accident list:
Jun 6, 1999 07:09 AM, Us-287, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3
Sep 13, 1991 05:15 PM, 3rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 8, 1983 07:23 AM, Park, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 8, 1977 03:20 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Claude)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:7
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Claude)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Claude)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.