For population 25 years and over in Hondo:
For population 15 years and over in Hondo city:
721 residents are foreign born (7.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,550 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (38.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: D'Hanis, TX (3.2 miles ), Castroville, TX (4.0 miles ), Sabinal, TX (4.4 miles ), Devine, TX (4.5 miles ), LaCoste, TX (4.5 miles ), Natalia, TX (4.5 miles ), Moore, TX (4.6 miles ), Lakehills, TX (4.6 miles ).
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Latitude: 29.35 N, Longitude: 99.15 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,072 (+12.2%)
Area code: 830
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 Hondo detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +1,753 (+28.5%).
Work and jobs in Hondo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hondo, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hondo-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 6% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.0 miles away from the Hondo city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.
On 4/15/1973, a category F4 tornado 36.0 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 12 people.
Earthquake activity:Hondo-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from Hondo center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 73.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/2005 at 14:39:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.7 miles away from Hondo center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Medina County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Clint Hartung - Baseball player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 26.3%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 61.6% for Black residents, 34.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 11.9% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Banks with branches in Hondo (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Hondo (based on Medina County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
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9.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,349 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:
7.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,120 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 121 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hondo)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Hondo, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 12 (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: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hondo)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 38 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hondo)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.