For population 25 years and over in Kennard:
For population 15 years and over in Kennard city:
47 residents are foreign born (9.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $648 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (68.0 miles , pop. 83,650).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Southeast Montgomery, TX (79.3 miles , pop. 208,076).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (110.8 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Kennard-Ratcliff, TX (1.4 miles ), Crockett, TX (4.0 miles ), Wells, TX (4.1 miles ), Latexo, TX (4.2 miles ), Apple Springs, TX (4.3 miles ), Grapeland, TX (4.4 miles ), Pollok, TX (4.5 miles ), Groveton, TX (4.6 miles ).
Latitude: 31.36 N, Longitude: 95.19 W
Area code: 936
Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-6.8%).
Work and jobs in Kennard: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Kennard, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Kennard-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/19/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the Kennard city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/30/1954, a category F3 tornado 18.9 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Houston County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Kennard and their reported violations in the past:RATCLIFF RECREATIONAL DOGWOOD LOOP (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 4.7%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.9% for Black residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.9% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
Kennard compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Kennard (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Kennard (based on Houston County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.48%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Kennard government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,659 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:
7.29% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,973 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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Kennard fatal accident list:
Dec 19, 2007 05:05 PM, 4625, Lat: 31.349375, Lon: -95.183181, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 2
Nov 22, 1997 04:40 PM, 7, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 7, 1983 06:40 PM, Broadway, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 17, 1977 07:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kennard)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kennard)