For population 25 years and over in Knippa:
For population 15 years and over in Knippa CDP:
38 residents are foreign born (5.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $912 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (68.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Sabinal, TX (3.2 miles ), Uvalde, TX (3.3 miles ), Uvalde Estates, TX (3.9 miles ), D'Hanis, TX (4.6 miles ), Utopia, TX (4.8 miles ), Batesville, TX (4.8 miles ), La Pryor, TX (5.2 miles ), Hondo, TX (5.5 miles ).
Latitude: 29.30 N, Longitude: 99.64 W
Area code: 830
Work and jobs in Knippa: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Knippa, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Knippa-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/16/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.1 miles away from the Knippa place center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/15/1973, a category F4 tornado 41.0 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 12 people.
Earthquake activity:Knippa-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/3/2005 at 14:39:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 74.3 miles away from Knippa center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Uvalde County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Knippa:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Knippa:
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Public high school in Knippa:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 34.7%
(35.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.1% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Knippa compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Knippa (based on Uvalde County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.40%
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): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.96% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,358 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:
6.93% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,995 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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Knippa fatal accident list:
Dec 27, 2000 07:13 PM, Us-90, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Knippa)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: