For population 25 years and over in Giddings:
For population 15 years and over in Giddings city:
788 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,603 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: College Station, TX (47.0 miles , pop. 67,890).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (49.2 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (97.4 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Lincoln-Dime Box, TX (3.1 miles) , Carmine, TX (3.9 miles ), Round Top, TX (4.1 miles) , Lexington, TX (4.1 miles ), Smithville, TX (4.2 miles ), Circle D-KC Estates, TX (4.3 miles ), La Grange, TX (4.4 miles ), McDade, TX (4.4 miles ).
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Latitude: 30.18 N, Longitude: 96.93 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,501 (+30.6%)
Area code: 979
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 Giddings detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +998 (+24.3%).
Work and jobs in Giddings: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Giddings, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Giddings-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 106% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/20/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.7 miles away from the Giddings city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 3/20/1957, a category F3 tornado 9.5 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lee County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Gwendolyn B. Bennett - Writer, Hilton Smith - Baseball player, Larry Wade - Hurdler, Earl Cooper (American football) - Football player, Thomas Sanders (American football) - Football player.
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Local government website: www.giddings.net
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.8%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.9% for Black residents, 31.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.4% for other race residents, 76.4% for two or more races residents)
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20 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
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Religion statistics for Giddings city (based on Lee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.59%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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Giddings government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.16% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,369 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:
7.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,797 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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See more detailed statistics of Giddings fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 201 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Giddings)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Giddings, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Giddings)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Giddings)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.