For population 25 years and over in Cross Roads:
For population 15 years and over in Cross Roads town:
75 residents are foreign born (2.1% Africa, 1.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $4,167 (2.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Denton, TX (7.4 miles , pop. 80,537).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (19.4 miles , pop. 222,030).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (32.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Lincoln Park, TX (1.4 miles ), Oak Point, TX (1.9 miles ), Krugerville, TX (1.9 miles ), Shady Shores, TX (2.3 miles ), Aubrey, TX (2.3 miles ), Little Elm, TX (2.5 miles ), Lakewood Village, TX (2.6 miles ), Corinth, TX (2.7 miles ).
Latitude: 33.23 N, Longitude: 97.00 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 940
Population change in the 1990s: +248 (+69.9%).
Work and jobs in Cross Roads: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cross Roads, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cross Roads-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 270% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/12/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the Cross Roads town center .
On 4/2/1957, a category F3 tornado 13.5 miles away from the town center killed 10 people and injured 200 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cross Roads-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 82% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.2 miles away from Cross Roads center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.1 miles away from the city center
On 5/31/2002 at 09:57:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.5 miles away from Cross Roads center
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 27.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Denton County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Cross Roads:
Heliports located in Cross Roads:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cross Roads:
Public elementary/middle school in Cross Roads:
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.373. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 11.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 6.59. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 2.0%
(1.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 3.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 36.7% 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)
Cross Roads compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Cross Roads (based on Denton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.49%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 52
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 35
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 164
Number of full-service restaurants: 301
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
14.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($52,755 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($285 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.92% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,781 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($261 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Cross Roads, Texas:See more detailed statistics of Cross Roads fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Cross Roads, TX
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.