For population 25 years and over in De Leon:
For population 15 years and over in De Leon city:
54 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 1.0% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $888 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (74.3 miles , pop. 115,930).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (82.7 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (112.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Gorman, TX (3.2 miles ), Dublin, TX (3.4 miles ), Comanche, TX (3.9 miles ), Gustine, TX (4.5 miles ), Carbon, TX (4.5 miles ), Stephenville, TX (4.5 miles ), Blanket, TX (4.9 miles ), Rising Star, TX (5.0 miles ).
Latitude: 32.11 N, Longitude: 98.54 W
Area code: 254
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 De Leon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +97 (+4.2%).
Work and jobs in De Leon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in De Leon, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
De Leon-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.5 miles away from the De Leon 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 11.1 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).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.2%
(18.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 25.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.4% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for De Leon (based on Comanche County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 64.82%
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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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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.
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De Leon fatal accident list:
Apr 15, 2009 08:23 PM, Sr-16, Plum, Lat: 32.10066389, Lon: -98.53959722, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 16, 1997 09:50 PM, 16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 23, 1994 07:05 PM, 16, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 26, 1989 07:30 PM, Emanchaca, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 5, 1981 04:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Nov 16, 1975 11:30 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in De Leon)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in De Leon)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
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