For population 25 years and over in Itasca:
For population 15 years and over in Itasca city:
226 residents are foreign born (13.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,333 (1.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Arlington, TX (37.8 miles , pop. 332,969).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (49.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Covington, TX (2.6 miles ), Grandview, TX (2.8 miles ), Carl's Corner, TX (2.8 miles) , Hillsboro, TX (3.2 miles ), Milford, TX (3.5 miles ), Maypearl, TX (3.7 miles ), Rio Vista, TX (3.8 miles ), Blum, TX (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.16 N, Longitude: 97.15 W
Area code: 254
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 Itasca detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -36 (-2.3%).
Work and jobs in Itasca: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Itasca, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Itasca-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 241% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/26/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.8 miles away from the Itasca city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 3/31/1959, a category F4 tornado 12.4 miles away from the city center killed 6 people and injured 31 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Itasca-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.4 miles away from Itasca center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hill County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Itasca:
Amtrak station near Itasca:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Itasca:
Public high schools in Itasca:
See full list of schools located in Itasca, School District: ITASCA INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Public elementary/middle schools in Itasca:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.419. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.86. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.3 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 26.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.07. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Itasca and their reported violations in the past:ARROWHEAD WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 366, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Itasca that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 27.9%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.7% for Black residents, 37.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 65.4% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 62.2% 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)
58 people in nursing homes in 2000
Itasca compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Itasca (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Itasca (based on Hill County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.09%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,179 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:
8.82% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,495 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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Itasca fatal accident list:
Jun 5, 2003 04:25 PM, I-35, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 18, 2000 06:34 PM, Fm934, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 20, 1975 02:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Itasca)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:55 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Itasca, TX
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.