For population 25 years and over in Jacksboro:
For population 15 years and over in Jacksboro city:
378 residents are foreign born (8.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,610 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita Falls, TX (50.9 miles , pop. 104,197).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (58.5 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (84.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Perrin, TX (3.4 miles ), Bryson, TX (3.7 miles ), Runaway Bay, TX (4.1 miles ), Lake Bridgeport, TX (4.4 miles ), Graford, TX (4.5 miles ), Chico, TX (4.6 miles ), Jean-Loving, TX (4.7 miles ), Bridgeport, TX (4.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.22 N, Longitude: 98.16 W
Area code: 940
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 Jacksboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 11 (9 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +1,182 (+35.3%).
Work and jobs in Jacksboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Jacksboro, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Jacksboro-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 186% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.7 miles away from the Jacksboro city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/18/1951, a category F4 tornado 36.7 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Jacksboro-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.2 miles away from Jacksboro center
On 5/31/2002 at 09:57:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.6 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 70.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/2006 at 18:46:23, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 76.1 miles away from Jacksboro center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jack County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mike Brumbelow - Basketball player-coach, Abe Martin - Football player, Don Massengale - Professional golfer, Rik Massengale - Professional golfer, Anthony 'Scooter' Teague - Actor, Darrell Lester - Football center.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.2%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 14.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Jacksboro compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Jacksboro (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Jacksboro (based on Jack County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 54.62%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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Jacksboro government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.93% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,731 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:
8.67% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($54,434 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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See more detailed statistics of Jacksboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Jacksboro)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:111 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Jacksboro, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Jacksboro)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2013.