For population 25 years and over in Gorman:
For population 15 years and over in Gorman city:
117 residents are foreign born (11.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $382 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (64.8 miles , pop. 115,930).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (86.1 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (117.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Carbon, TX (3.2 miles ), De Leon, TX (3.2 miles ), Eastland, TX (4.0 miles ), Ranger, TX (4.2 miles ), Rising Star, TX (4.4 miles ), Dublin, TX (4.6 miles ), Cisco, TX (4.7 miles ), Comanche, TX (4.7 miles ).
Latitude: 32.21 N, Longitude: 98.67 W
Area code: 254
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Crime rate in Gorman detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -44 (-3.4%).
Work and jobs in Gorman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gorman, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gorman-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the Gorman city center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/12/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Eastland County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 7, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Ben Barnes (politician) - Politician, George Cumby - College football player, Joe Isbell - Football player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 28.5%
(21.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.4% 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)
38 people in nursing homes in 2000
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Banks with branches in Gorman (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Gorman (based on Eastland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.47%
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): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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7.47% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,543 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:
8.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,823 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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Gorman fatal accident list:
Jan 23, 2001 02:50 PM, Kent, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 2, 1986 03:45 PM, Fm8, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Nov 8, 1981 09:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Gorman)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gorman)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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