For population 25 years and over in Harper:
For population 15 years and over in Harper CDP:
20 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,774 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (73.3 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Ingram, TX (3.9 miles ), Kerrville, TX (4.3 miles ), Fredericksburg, TX (4.7 miles ), Center Point, TX (5.4 miles ), Comfort, TX (5.5 miles ), Mason, TX (5.6 miles ), Junction, TX (5.8 miles ), Stonewall, TX (5.9 miles ).
Latitude: 30.30 N, Longitude: 99.24 W
Area code: 830
Work and jobs in Harper: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Harper, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Harper-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.6 miles away from the Harper place center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused $750,000 in damages.
On 5/11/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the place center caused $1 million in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gillespie County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Harper:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harper:
Public high school in Harper:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Harper:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Harper and their reported violations in the past:EL GALLO MEXICAN RESTAURANT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:DOSS COMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT CENTER (Population served: 32, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Harper that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 15.7%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.5% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Harper compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Harper (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Harper (based on Gillespie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 75.46%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($62,013 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:
6.43% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,985 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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Harper fatal accident list:
Dec 13, 1991 06:02 PM, 290, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Harper)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Harper)
FAA Registered Aircraft:13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Harper)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Harper, TX
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.