For population 25 years and over in McCamey:
For population 15 years and over in McCamey city:
184 residents are foreign born (10.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $469 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Odessa, TX (51.3 miles , pop. 90,943).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Antonio, TX (250.2 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Rankin, TX (4.2 miles ), Crane, TX (4.4 miles ), Iraan, TX (4.9 miles ), Imperial, TX (5.4 miles ), West Crockett, TX (6.0 miles) , Grandfalls, TX (6.3 miles ), Fort Stockton, TX (6.5 miles ), Big Lake, TX (6.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.13 N, Longitude: 102.22 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Wind Energy Capital of Texas
Area code: 432
Population change in the 1990s: -650 (-26.5%).
Work and jobs in McCamey: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in McCamey, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
McCamey-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 41% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/1/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the McCamey city center killed 2 people and injured 21 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 4/26/1960, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.2 miles away from the city center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:McCamey-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 90.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.9 miles away from McCamey center
On 4/15/1995 at 14:33:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/1995 at 17:45:59, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1998 at 10:33:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from McCamey center
On 6/1/1995 at 01:06:15, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Upton County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dan Seals - Singer-songwriter, Wayne Hansen - Football player.
Hospital/medical center in McCamey:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to McCamey:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.0%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.5% for Black residents, 23.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 42.7% for other race residents, 44.8% 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)
McCamey compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for McCamey (based on Upton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
McCamey government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,441 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:
9.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,413 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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McCamey fatal accident list:
Sep 8, 1991 09:54 PM, Fm305, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 1, 1984 10:45 PM, Mckinney, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 26, 1981 09:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in McCamey)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (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 Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1