For population 25 years and over in Fulton:
For population 15 years and over in Fulton town:
89 residents are foreign born (7.8% Asia, 3.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,032 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (31.5 miles , pop. 277,454).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (130.9 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Rockport, TX (1.6 miles ), Bayside, TX (3.3 miles ), Falman-County Acres, TX (3.5 miles ), Aransas Pass, TX (3.6 miles ), Tradewinds, TX (3.8 miles) , Port Aransas, TX (4.1 miles ), Ingleside, TX (4.1 miles ), Gregory, TX (4.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 28.07 N, Longitude: 97.04 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 361
Population change in the 1990s: +797 (+105.4%).
Work and jobs in Fulton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Fulton, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Fulton-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 2% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the Fulton town center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 10/22/1954, a category F3 tornado 22.4 miles away from the town center injured 25 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Fulton-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 97% 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 83.6 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 84.4 miles away from Fulton center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.6 miles away from the city 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 84.2 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 85.8 miles away from Fulton center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Aransas County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 12, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Winds: 2, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 29.5. This is about average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.1%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Fulton compared to Texas state average:
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Religion statistics for Fulton (based on Aransas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($52,613 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:
10.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,739 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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Fulton, Texas:See more detailed statistics of Fulton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fulton)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fulton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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