For population 25 years and over in Miles:
For population 15 years and over in Miles city:
104 residents are foreign born (10.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,250 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Angelo, TX (18.8 miles , pop. 88,439).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (170.1 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (178.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Rowena, TX (3.3 miles ), East Tom Green, TX (3.7 miles ), Eola-Paint Rock, TX (3.9 miles ), Paint Rock, TX (4.1 miles ), Ballinger, TX (4.1 miles ), San Angelo, TX (4.3 miles ), Bronte, TX (4.6 miles ), Grape Creek, TX (4.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 31.60 N, Longitude: 100.18 W
Area code: 325
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Crime rates in Miles (2010):
Population change in the 1990s: +64 (+8.1%).
Work and jobs in Miles: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Miles, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Miles-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.8 miles away from the Miles city center killed 13 people and injured 159 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/14/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.1 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Miles-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/29/2008 at 10:24:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 97.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Runnels County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Flood: 1, Tornado: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Miles:
Public high schools in Miles:
See full list of schools located in Miles, School District: MILES INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Public elementary/middle schools in Miles:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 26.4%
(10.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Miles compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Miles (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Miles (based on Runnels County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 88.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Miles government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,254 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:
9.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,584 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Miles:
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TV broadcast stations around Miles:
Miles fatal accident list:
Oct 12, 1998 01:00 AM, Us-67, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 2, 1996 06:05 PM, 67, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 13, 1994 12:55 AM, 67, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 22, 1982 05:10 PM, 67, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jul 31, 1980 08:15 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 26, 1977 01:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Miles)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Miles, TX
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.