For population 25 years and over in Edgewood:
For population 15 years and over in Edgewood town:
34 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,920 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (42.4 miles , pop. 83,650).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Garland, TX (46.0 miles , pop. 215,768).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (53.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Fruitvale, TX (2.3 miles ), Wills Point, TX (2.7 miles ), Canton, TX (3.2 miles ), Grand Saline, TX (3.2 miles ), Emory, TX (3.8 miles ), East Tawakoni, TX (3.8 miles ), Alba, TX (4.0 miles ), Point, TX (4.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.70 N, Longitude: 95.89 W
Area code: 903
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 Edgewood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +63 (+4.9%).
Work and jobs in Edgewood: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Edgewood, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Edgewood-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 226% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/3/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.9 miles away from the Edgewood town center .
On 5/3/1979, a category F3 tornado 22.0 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Edgewood-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 33.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.2 miles away from Edgewood center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Van Zandt County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 3, Storms: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Edgewood:
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Public high schools in Edgewood:
See full list of schools located in Edgewood, School District: EDGEWOOD INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Public elementary/middle schools in Edgewood:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.68. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 14.1%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.0% for Black residents, 8.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 14.3% for other race residents, 53.8% 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)
Edgewood compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Edgewood (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Edgewood (based on Van Zandt County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.30%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
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Edgewood government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,625 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:
7.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,192 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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Edgewood fatal accident list:
Nov 18, 1989 12:25 AM, 80, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Feb 10, 1984 02:10 PM, Main, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jun 19, 1984 05:50 PM, 80, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Edgewood)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Edgewood)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Edgewood)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Edgewood, TX