For population 25 years and over in Comanche:
For population 15 years and over in Comanche city:
464 residents are foreign born (10.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $919 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Killeen, TX (75.5 miles , pop. 86,911).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (94.3 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (123.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Blanket, TX (3.5 miles ), Gustine, TX (3.5 miles ), De Leon, TX (3.9 miles ), Dublin, TX (4.5 miles ), Gorman, TX (4.7 miles ), Early, TX (4.7 miles ), Mullin, TX (4.9 miles) , Mullin-Priddy, TX (4.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.90 N, Longitude: 98.60 W
Area code: 325
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Comanche detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +289 (+6.9%).
Work and jobs in Comanche: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Comanche, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Comanche-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 19.9 miles away from the Comanche city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/28/1958, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.3 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Comanche County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: A. T. Powers - Soilder, Kerry Harvick - Country singer, Bob Masters - Football player, Bruce Hitt - Major League Baseball pitcher, Tex Carleton - Baseball player, Weldon Edwards - Football player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 28.5%
(20.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.3% for Black residents, 42.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.8% for other race residents, 45.2% 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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Comanche compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Comanche (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Comanche (based on Comanche County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.82%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Comanche government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,783 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:
8.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,553 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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See more detailed statistics of Comanche fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Comanche)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 67 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Comanche, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Comanche)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Comanche)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.