For population 25 years and over in Detroit:
For population 15 years and over in Detroit town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $568 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (85.0 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (94.9 miles , pop. 215,768).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (106.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Blossom, TX (2.6 miles ), Sun Valley, TX (3.1 miles) , Deport, TX (3.1 miles ), Reno, TX (3.5 miles ), Clarksville, TX (3.6 miles ), Bogata, TX (3.7 miles ), Manchester, TX (3.9 miles) , Paris, TX (4.0 miles ).
Latitude: 33.66 N, Longitude: 95.26 W
Area code: 903
Population change in the 1990s: +74 (+10.5%).
Work and jobs in Detroit: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Detroit, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Detroit-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 196% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.4 miles away from the Detroit town center killed 10 people and injured 170 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/13/1981, a category F4 tornado 18.3 miles away from the town center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Detroit-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 52.4 miles away from Detroit center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 36.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/1/1995 at 04:49:29, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from Detroit center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Red River County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John Nance Garner - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Detroit:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Detroit:
Public high school in Detroit:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Detroit:
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.0219. This is significantly better than average. There were 63 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.310. This is significantly better than average. There were 53 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 3.19. This is about average. There were 86 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.7. This is worse than average. There were 41 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. There were 48 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 24.5%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 61.9% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 32.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Detroit compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Detroit (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Detroit town (based on Red River County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.55%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.99% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,318 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:
7.06% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,450 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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Detroit fatal accident list:
Jul 30, 2003 11:00 AM, Us-82, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 16, 2002 03:25 AM, Us-82, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 26, 1999 09:45 PM, Us-82, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 26, 1987 11:45 AM, 82, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 3, 1983 11:50 AM, Fm410, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 23, 1978 03:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Detroit)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: