For population 25 years and over in Dalhart:
For population 15 years and over in Dalhart city:
765 residents are foreign born (9.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,445 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (70.6 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Colorado Springs, CO (230.5 miles , pop. 360,890).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (397.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Northwest Hartley, TX (3.5 miles ), Hartley, TX (3.7 miles ), Channing, TX (5.3 miles ), Cactus, TX (5.4 miles ), Stratford, TX (5.6 miles ), Dumas, TX (5.8 miles ), Texline, TX (6.0 miles ), Sunray, TX (6.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.06 N, Longitude: 102.52 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: -673 (-8.7%)
Area code: 806
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 Dalhart detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 18 (15 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +975 (+15.6%).
Work and jobs in Dalhart: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dalhart, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dalhart-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the Dalhart city center .
On 5/18/1977, a category F4 tornado 41.3 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dalhart-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 61.0 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 61.0 miles away from Dalhart center
On 6/19/2002 at 12:14:20, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1996 at 06:43:46, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.5 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 48.7 miles away from Dalhart center
On 9/29/1993 at 02:01:19, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 29.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Dallam 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).
Birthplace of: W. W. Keeler - Politician, Bob Masterson - Football player, Hugh Willingham - Major League Baseball infielder, Joe Carter (American football) - Football player, Keith McCormack - Musician, Todd Whitting - Baseball player and coach.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.4%
(2.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.0% for Black residents, 12.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 17.4% for other race residents, 10.2% for two or more races residents)
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Dalhart compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Dalhart (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Dalhart (based on Dallam County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
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Dalhart government finances in 2006(per resident):
8.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,514 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:
9.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,791 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 Dalhart fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dalhart)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 109 (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 Dalhart, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (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: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dalhart)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 60 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Dalhart)
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.