For population 25 years and over in Imperial:
For population 15 years and over in Imperial CDP:
67 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $900 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (45.3 miles , pop. 90,943).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (222.6 miles , pop. 563,662).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (279.6 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Grandfalls, TX (3.2 miles ), Coyanosa, TX (4.7 miles) , Crane, TX (4.7 miles ), Thorntonville, TX (5.0 miles ), Monahans, TX (5.0 miles ), Wickett, TX (5.2 miles ), Fort Stockton, TX (5.3 miles ), McCamey, TX (5.4 miles ).
Latitude: 31.27 N, Longitude: 102.70 W
Area code: 432
Work and jobs in Imperial: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Imperial, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Imperial-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/1/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.4 miles away from the Imperial place center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/19/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the place center injured 18 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Imperial-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 79.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.3 miles away from Imperial center
On 4/15/1995 at 14:33:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/1995 at 17:45:59, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 77.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1998 at 10:33:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from Imperial center
On 6/1/1995 at 01:06:15, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 77.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pecos County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Imperial:
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Public high school in Imperial:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 14.0%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 25.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Imperial compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Imperial CDP (based on Pecos County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.26%
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): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,458 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:
7.94% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($47,782 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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Imperial fatal accident list:
Dec 9, 2000 02:40 AM, Fm11, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.