For population 25 years and over in Latexo:
For population 15 years and over in Latexo city:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $386 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tyler, TX (66.2 miles , pop. 83,650).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (112.6 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Crockett, TX (2.3 miles ), Grapeland, TX (2.7 miles ), Porter Springs, TX (3.9 miles) , Kennard, TX (4.2 miles ), Elkhart, TX (4.2 miles ), Lovelady, TX (4.3 miles ), Kennard-Ratcliff, TX (4.4 miles) , Oakwood, TX (5.1 miles ).
Latitude: 31.39 N, Longitude: 95.47 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 936
Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-4.6%).
Work and jobs in Latexo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Latexo, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Latexo-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/30/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the Latexo city center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/16/1953, a category F3 tornado 12.4 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 8 people.
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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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 38.7%
(32.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 91.3% for Black residents, 78.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 74.2% for other race residents, 83.3% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Latexo compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Latexo city (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
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
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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Latexo fatal accident list:
Feb 21, 1999 03:10 AM, Fm2663, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 17, 1986 08:45 AM, Houcodirt, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 8, 1984 08:45 AM, 287, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 8, Fatalities: 1
Nov 11, 1983 08:00 AM, 287, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1