For population 25 years and over in Floydada:
For population 15 years and over in Floydada city:
118 residents are foreign born (3.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $906 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (42.5 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (239.7 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (275.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Lockney, TX (3.4 miles ), Petersburg, TX (4.1 miles ), Ralls, TX (4.6 miles ), Crosbyton, TX (4.8 miles ), Lorenzo, TX (4.9 miles ), Seth Ward, TX (5.1 miles ), Plainview, TX (5.1 miles ), Roaring Springs, TX (5.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.98 N, Longitude: 101.34 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Pumpkin Capital
Area code: 806
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 Floydada detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -288 (-7.3%).
Work and jobs in Floydada: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Floydada, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Floydada-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 146% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1970, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.4 miles away from the Floydada city center killed 26 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 6/2/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 76 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Floydada-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 73.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/2008 at 10:24:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 80.4 miles away from Floydada center
On 9/24/2003 at 15:02:09, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1997 at 09:08:55, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/2007 at 13:54:21, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 2.7 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.2 miles away from Floydada center
On 2/12/1997 at 23:53:10, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Floyd County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: David Terrell - 2005 NFL player (Oakland Raiders, born: Jul 8, 1975), Don Williams - Singer, David Terrell (safety) - Football player.
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See full list of schools located in Floydada, School District: FLOYDADA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Floydada that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 27.5%
(9.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 38.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.5% for other race residents, 54.4% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
88 people in nursing homes in 2000
11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Floydada compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Floydada (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Floydada (based on Floyd County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 82.34%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Floydada government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.31% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($23,446 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:
9.59% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,208 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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Floydada fatal accident list:
Jan 21, 2006 05:48 PM, Kentucky, Lat: 33.982183, Lon: -101.326575, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 12, 1990 03:50 PM, 62, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Nov 25, 1979 02:20 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 4, 1978 00:30 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 20, 1975 07:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Floydada)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Floydada, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:6
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:22 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Floydada)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Floydada, TX