Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (116.2 miles , pop. 90,943).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: El Paso, TX (152.5 miles , pop. 563,662).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (399.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Atoka, NM (4.4 miles ), Morningside, NM (4.6 miles ), Artesia, NM (4.6 miles ), Carlsbad North, NM (4.7 miles ), La Huerta, NM (4.7 miles ), Carlsbad, NM (4.9 miles ), San Jose, NM (4.9 miles ), Happy Valley, NM (5.0 miles ).
Latitude: 32.73 N, Longitude: 104.07 W
Area code: 505
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Loco Hills: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Loco Hills, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Loco Hills-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/17/1954, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 43.6 miles away from the Loco Hills place center .
On 6/7/1992, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 24.2 miles away from the place center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Loco Hills-area historical earthquake activity is above New Mexico state average. It is 58% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 62.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/19/2005 at 20:27:40, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 31.5 miles away from Loco Hills center
On 5/23/2004 at 09:22:05, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/14/1999 at 22:43:17, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 34.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/30/1999 at 19:04:25, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, 3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 36.5 miles away from Loco Hills center
On 6/22/2004 at 08:55:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 33.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Eddy County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Loco Hills:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 0.0263. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 3.99. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Loco Hills compared to New Mexico state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Loco Hills CCD (based on Eddy County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.04%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 10
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.13% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,773 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:
5.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,925 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Loco Hills)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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