For population 25 years and over in Dora:
For population 15 years and over in Dora village:
24 residents are foreign born (15.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (87.7 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (203.5 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (386.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Causey, NM (3.8 miles) , Portales, NM (4.2 miles ), Elida, NM (4.3 miles) , Floyd, NM (4.8 miles) , South Sand Hills, TX (5.5 miles ), Cannon AFB, NM (5.7 miles ), Clovis, NM (5.8 miles ), Farwell, TX (6.0 miles ).
Latitude: 33.93 N, Longitude: 103.34 W
Area code: 505
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -42 (-24.4%).
Average climate in Dora, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dora-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 31% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.7 miles away from the Dora village center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/21/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the village center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dora-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New Mexico state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/19/1995 at 18:36:43, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/1998 at 05:38:48, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, 2.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from Dora center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Roosevelt County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dora:
Public high school in Dora:
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Public elementary/middle school in Dora:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dora and their reported violations in the past:DORA WATER SYSTEM (VILLAGE OF) (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 11.4%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Dora compared to New Mexico state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Dora (based on Roosevelt County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 68.40%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Dora government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Dora government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Dora government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
10.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,621 average adjusted gross income)
0.70% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,125 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,334 average adjusted gross income)
0.24% of residents moved to foreign countries ($711 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Dora:
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TV broadcast stations around Dora:
Dora fatal accident list:
Nov 10, 1994 02:06 PM, 206, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dora)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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