For population 25 years and over in Moulton:
For population 15 years and over in Moulton town:
48 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $960 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victoria, TX (53.2 miles , pop. 60,603).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Austin, TX (61.8 miles , pop. 656,562).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (82.7 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Flatonia, TX (2.9 miles ), Shiner, TX (3.2 miles ), Waelder, TX (3.5 miles ), Hallettsville, TX (3.9 miles ), Schulenburg, TX (4.0 miles ), Thompsonville, TX (4.1 miles) , Gonzales, TX (4.3 miles ), Yoakum, TX (4.4 miles ).
Latitude: 29.57 N, Longitude: 97.15 W
Area code: 361
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Crime rates in Moulton (2012):
Population change in the 1990s: +25 (+2.7%).
Work and jobs in Moulton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Moulton, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Moulton-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/20/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Moulton town center injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 9/20/1967, a category F3 tornado 19.8 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Moulton-area historical earthquake activity is near Texas state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.2 miles away from Moulton center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 71.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lavaca County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers in Moulton:
Other hospitals/medical centers near Moulton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moulton:
Public high schools in Moulton:
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Public elementary/middle school in Moulton:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 5.9%
(4.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.5% for Black residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.9% 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)
58 people in nursing homes in 2000
Moulton compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Moulton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Moulton town (based on Lavaca County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 98.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Moulton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Moulton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Moulton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
5.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,589 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:
6.46% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,850 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 Moulton:
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Moulton fatal accident list:
Jan 2, 1987 05:30 PM, 95s, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Moulton)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Moulton, TX
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.