For population 25 years and over in Krum:
For population 15 years and over in Krum city:
163 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 0.9% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,749 (2.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Denton, TX (7.0 miles , pop. 80,537).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Tarrant, TX (27.2 miles , pop. 402,130).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (41.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Ponder, TX (2.6 miles ), Denton, TX (2.6 miles ), Sanger, TX (2.8 miles ), Argyle, TX (3.3 miles ), Corral City, TX (3.4 miles) , Corinth, TX (3.6 miles ), Northlake, TX (3.6 miles ), Justin, TX (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.26 N, Longitude: 97.24 W
Area code: 940
Population change in the 1990s: +398 (+25.2%).
Work and jobs in Krum: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Krum, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Krum-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 263% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/12/1966, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.8 miles away from the Krum city center .
On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.1 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Krum-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 83% 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 63.4 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 67.0 miles away from Krum center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.7 miles away from the city 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 57.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.4 miles away from Krum center
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Denton County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 9
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Krum:
Airports located in Krum:
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Local government website: www.ci.krum.tx.us
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Krum:
Public high schools in Krum:
See full list of schools located in Krum, School District: KRUM INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Public elementary/middle schools in Krum:
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.791. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.90. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.7 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 4.9%
(5.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 90.9% for Black residents, 1.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.8% for other race residents, 10.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
6 people in homes for the physically handicapped in 2000
Krum compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Krum (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Krum (based on Denton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.49%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 52
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 35
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 164
Number of full-service restaurants: 301
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
14.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($52,755 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($285 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.92% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,781 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($261 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Krum fatal accident list:
Oct 11, 1997 04:40 PM, Fm156, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 49 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Krum)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Krum, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Krum)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Krum)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Krum, TX
Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.