For population 25 years and over in Gruver:
For population 15 years and over in Gruver city:
219 residents are foreign born (16.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,195 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (77.6 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (223.5 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (355.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Spearman, TX (3.6 miles ), Morse, TX (3.8 miles) , Goodwell, OK (5.1 miles ), Texhoma, TX (5.2 miles ), Texhoma, OK (5.2 miles ), Hardesty, OK (5.2 miles ), Sunray, TX (5.4 miles ), Guymon, OK (5.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.26 N, Longitude: 101.41 W
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 Gruver detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-0.3%).
Work and jobs in Gruver: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gruver, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gruver-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 122% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.6 miles away from the Gruver city center .
On 6/9/1971, a category F4 tornado 22.1 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Gruver-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 85% 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 42.9 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 63.6 miles away from Gruver center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.6 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 51.7 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 46.3 miles away from Gruver center
On 6/19/2002 at 12:14:20, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.8 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 Hansford County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 5.6%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
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Religion statistics for Gruver (based on Hansford County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 94.06%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Gruver government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.83% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,071 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:
7.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,667 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Gruver fatal accident list:
Nov 9, 1999 04:30 PM, Sr-136, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 15, 1985 09:38 PM, 15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jul 27, 1979 08:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gruver)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Gruver)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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