For population 25 years and over in Horizon City:
For population 15 years and over in Horizon City city:
3,070 residents are foreign born (19.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,905 (2.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: El Paso, TX (15.3 miles , pop. 563,662).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (365.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Sparks, TX (1.6 miles ), Agua Dulce, TX (2.1 miles ), Socorro, TX (2.3 miles ), Clint, TX (2.6 miles ), San Elizario, TX (2.8 miles ), Morning Glory, TX (2.8 miles ), Homestead Meadows South, TX (3.0 miles ), Homestead Meadows North, TX (3.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.68 N, Longitude: 106.20 W
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 Horizon City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +2,908 (+125.1%).
Work and jobs in Horizon City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Horizon City, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Horizon City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/23/1992 at 16:17:52, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 82.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in El Paso County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.308. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.342. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 11.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 48.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.78. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0171. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.9%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.2% for Black residents, 21.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.9% 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)
Horizon City compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Horizon City (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Horizon City (based on El Paso County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.43%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 116
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 41
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 216
Number of full-service restaurants: 444
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Horizon City government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,044 average adjusted gross income)
0.62% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,256 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,515 average adjusted gross income)
0.27% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,852 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Horizon City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Horizon City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.