For population 25 years and over in Flatonia:
For population 15 years and over in Flatonia town:
336 residents are foreign born (17.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,486 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Austin, TX (57.2 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (86.1 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Moulton, TX (2.9 miles ), Waelder, TX (3.4 miles ), Schulenburg, TX (3.5 miles ), Shiner, TX (4.3 miles ), Hallettsville, TX (4.4 miles ), Weimar, TX (4.4 miles ), La Grange, TX (4.6 miles ), Smithville, TX (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 29.69 N, Longitude: 97.11 W
Area code: 361
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 Flatonia 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: +35 (+2.6%).
Work and jobs in Flatonia: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Flatonia, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Flatonia-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 89% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Flatonia town center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 9/20/1967, a category F3 tornado 22.6 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Flatonia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.1 miles away from Flatonia center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Fayette County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Cameron Dunk - College football player (Texas State Bobcats).
Airports located in Flatonia:
Local government website: www.destinationflatonia.com
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Flatonia:
Public high school in Flatonia:
See full list of schools located in Flatonia, School District: FLATONIA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Public elementary/middle school in Flatonia:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.4%
(1.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.8% for Black residents, 34.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 8.6% for other race residents, 0.0% 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)
57 people in nursing homes in 2000
Flatonia compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Flatonia (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Flatonia (based on Fayette County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 80.30%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Adult diabetes rate:
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Flatonia government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,497 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:
6.42% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,222 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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Flatonia fatal accident list:
Jun 6, 2009 09:45 AM, Sr-95, Lat: 29.69532222, Lon: -97.10862222, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 3, 1994 10:29 PM, Sfaries, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 15, 1992 11:00 AM, 90, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 10, 1990 00:25 AM, Smiddle, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Apr 23, 1979 07:40 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:80 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Flatonia)
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 Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Flatonia)
FAA Registered Aircraft:6
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Flatonia, TX
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.