For population 25 years and over in House-Forrest:
For population 15 years and over in House-Forrest CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (117.0 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (159.0 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (427.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: House, NM (2.9 miles) , Melrose, NM (5.1 miles ), Tucumcari, NM (5.4 miles ), Grady, NM (5.5 miles) , Fort Sumner, NM (5.5 miles ), Lake Sumner, NM (5.8 miles) , East De Baca, NM (5.9 miles ), Broadview, NM (6.0 miles ).
Latitude: 34.76 N, Longitude: 103.84 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 505
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in House-Forrest: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in House-Forrest, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
House-Forrest-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.5 miles away from the House-Forrest place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/24/1957, a category F2 tornado 28.1 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:House-Forrest-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New Mexico state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/19/1995 at 18:36:43, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 26.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1996 at 06:43:46, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.3 miles away from House-Forrest center
On 11/30/1993 at 03:07:31, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1993 at 02:01:19, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/1998 at 05:38:48, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, 2.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.3 miles away from House-Forrest center
On 3/24/1993 at 02:32:03, a magnitude 3.0 (2.7 MD, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Quay County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near House-Forrest:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to House-Forrest:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
House-Forrest compared to New Mexico state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for House-Forrest (based on Quay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,505 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:
8.17% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,723 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in House-Forrest:
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