For population 25 years and over in Fritch:
For population 15 years and over in Fritch city:
52 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,174 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (33.4 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (229.0 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (338.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Sanford, TX (2.4 miles ), Borger, TX (3.4 miles ), Stinnett, TX (4.0 miles ), Canadian River Breaks, TX (4.6 miles ), Panhandle, TX (4.9 miles ), Skellytown, TX (5.0 miles ), Dumas, TX (5.1 miles ), White Deer, TX (5.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.64 N, Longitude: 101.60 W
Area code: 806
Fritch tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: -89 (-3.8%).
Work and jobs in Fritch: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fritch, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fritch-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 139% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/27/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the Fritch city center injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/18/1982, a category F4 tornado 27.3 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fritch-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 20.0 miles away from Fritch center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 50.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/18/2006 at 05:49:41, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 11.1 miles away from Fritch center
On 3/25/1996 at 06:43:46, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hutchinson County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Storms: 2, Flood: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ron White - Comedian.
Hospitals/medical centers near Fritch:
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Public high schools in Fritch:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Fritch that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.2%
(12.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 14.4% for other race residents, 83.9% 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)
Fritch compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Fritch (based on Hutchinson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 84.60%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fritch government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,118 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:
8.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,158 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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Fritch fatal accident list:
Aug 30, 2008 10:21 AM, Boradway, Hoyne, Lat: 35.638481, Lon: -101.605297, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 20, 1994 00:50 AM, Monroest, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 3, 1982 01:50 AM, 136, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 10, 1982 00:34 AM, 136, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 14, 1981 03:35 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fritch)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fritch)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Fritch, TX
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.