Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (36.5 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (51.7 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (144.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Gary City, TX (2.7 miles ), Timpson, TX (3.2 miles ), Pinehill, TX (3.3 miles) , Carthage, TX (3.5 miles ), Mount Enterprise, TX (3.7 miles ), Garrison, TX (3.8 miles ), Beckville, TX (3.8 miles ), Tenaha, TX (3.9 miles ).
Latitude: 32.03 N, Longitude: 94.49 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Long Branch-Dotson: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Long Branch-Dotson, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Long Branch-Dotson-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 221% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/7/1989, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the Long Branch-Dotson place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 2/12/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the place center killed 18 people and injured 77 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Panola County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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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:
Long Branch-Dotson compared to Texas state average:
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Religion statistics for Long Branch-Dotson CCD (based on Panola County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.13%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,053 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:
6.32% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,127 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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