For population 25 years and over in Littlefield:
For population 15 years and over in Littlefield city:
545 residents are foreign born (8.0% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,638 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (35.9 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (257.3 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (329.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Amherst, TX (2.8 miles ), Spade, TX (3.2 miles) , Anton, TX (3.5 miles ), Sudan, TX (3.9 miles ), Olton, TX (4.6 miles ), Springlake, TX (4.6 miles) , Earth, TX (4.7 miles ), Opdyke West, TX (4.8 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.92 N, Longitude: 102.33 W
Area code: 806
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Littlefield detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 19 (12 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +24 (+0.4%).
Work and jobs in Littlefield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Littlefield, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Littlefield-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 164% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the Littlefield city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/17/1970, a category F4 tornado 10.3 miles away from the city center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Littlefield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/24/2003 at 15:02:09, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lamb County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 2, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Waylon Jennings - Country music artist, Billy Howton - Football player, Lisa Whelchel - Entertainer, Eric Morris (Canadian football) - Football player, Wilford Moore - Football player and coach.
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Local government website: www.littlefieldtexas.org
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.9%
(17.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.3% for Black residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.8% for American Indian residents, 33.2% for other race residents, 17.5% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
40 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
137 people in nursing homes in 2000
51 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
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Banks with branches in Littlefield (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Littlefield (based on Lamb County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 91.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Littlefield government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.02% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,204 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:
9.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,009 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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See more detailed statistics of Littlefield fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Littlefield)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Littlefield, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Littlefield)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Littlefield)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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