For population 25 years and over in Cottonwood Shores:
For population 15 years and over in Cottonwood Shores city:
80 residents are foreign born (4.0% Latin America, 0.8% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,782 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Austin, TX (38.7 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (77.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Meadowlakes, TX (1.3 miles ), Horseshoe Bay, TX (1.7 miles ), Marble Falls, TX (1.7 miles ), Granite Shoals, TX (2.0 miles ), Highland Haven, TX (2.3 miles ), Sunrise Beach Village, TX (2.5 miles ), Round Mountain, TX (2.9 miles) , Kingsland, TX (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 30.56 N, Longitude: 98.32 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 830
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 Cottonwood Shores detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +324 (+58.6%).
Work and jobs in Cottonwood Shores: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cottonwood Shores, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cottonwood Shores-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/27/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the Cottonwood Shores city center killed one person and injured 5 people and caused $15 million in damages.
On 5/27/1997, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.6 miles away from the city center killed 27 people and injured 12 people and caused $40 million in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Burnet County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: www.cottonwoodshores.org
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cottonwood Shores:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.8%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 51.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race 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)
Cottonwood Shores compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cottonwood Shores (based on Burnet County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.62%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
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Cottonwood Shores government finances in 2002(per resident):
11.42% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($55,345 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:
9.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($45,532 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: