For population 25 years and over in Harleton:
For population 15 years and over in Harleton CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (17.7 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (45.7 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (132.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Nesbitt, TX (2.6 miles ), Jefferson, TX (3.4 miles ), Hallsville, TX (3.5 miles ), Marshall, TX (3.5 miles ), Ore City, TX (3.8 miles ), Avinger, TX (4.0 miles ), Longview, TX (4.2 miles ), Scottsville, TX (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 32.67 N, Longitude: 94.52 W
Area code: 903
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Harleton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Harleton, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Harleton-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 254% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/1/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the Harleton place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 9/22/1965, a category F3 tornado 14.4 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Harleton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 91.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Harrison County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: George E. Johnson (basketball) - Basketball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Harleton:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harleton:
Public high school in Harleton:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Harleton:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.31. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 4.04. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.32. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Harleton compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Harleton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Harleton (based on Harrison County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.18%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,276 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:
7.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,454 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Harleton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Harleton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.