For population 25 years and over in Lasara:
For population 15 years and over in Lasara CDP:
180 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $558 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Harlingen, TX (23.2 miles , pop. 57,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (93.8 miles , pop. 277,454).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (209.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: La Sara, TX (1.9 miles) , Hargill, TX (2.3 miles) , Ranchette Estates, TX (2.4 miles) , Monte Alto, TX (2.7 miles ), Bausell and Ellis, TX (2.8 miles) , Los Angeles Subdivision, TX (2.8 miles) , Raymondville, TX (2.8 miles ), Lyford, TX (2.9 miles ).
Latitude: 26.47 N, Longitude: 97.91 W
Area code: 956
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Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Lasara-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/12/1969, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 22.2 miles away from the Lasara place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 4/19/1965, a category F3 tornado 30.5 miles away from the place center .
Earthquake activity:Lasara-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Willacy County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 11, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 57.1%
(66.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.0% 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)
Lasara compared to Texas state average:
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Religion statistics for Lasara CDP (based on Willacy County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 77.44%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.71% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,608 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:
6.96% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,750 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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Lasara fatal accident list:
Feb 25, 2002 07:18 AM, 6thst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1