For population 25 years and over in Mount Calm:
For population 15 years and over in Mount Calm city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,275 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Waco, TX (21.5 miles , pop. 113,726).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Arlington, TX (67.0 miles , pop. 332,969).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (72.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Penelope, TX (2.7 miles ), Hubbard, TX (2.8 miles ), Leroy, TX (2.9 miles ), Prairie Hill, TX (2.9 miles ), Axtell, TX (3.0 miles ), Malone, TX (3.3 miles ), West, TX (3.6 miles ), Ross, TX (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 31.76 N, Longitude: 96.88 W
Area code: 254
Population change in the 1990s: +14 (+4.7%).
Work and jobs in Mount Calm: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mount Calm, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mount Calm-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 189% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1953, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 0.5 miles away from the Mount Calm city center killed 114 people and injured 597 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/6/1973, a category F5 tornado 27.6 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Mount Calm-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hill County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: William S. Graves - Army general in World War I, Denney Wilie - Baseball player.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Calm:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Mount Calm:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.123. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.0572. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.00. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Mount Calm that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 30.4%
(27.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 46.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 79.2% 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)
Mount Calm compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Mount Calm (based on Hill County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.09%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Mount Calm government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,179 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:
8.82% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,495 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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Mount Calm fatal accident list:
Oct 15, 1997 03:30 PM, 31, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 2, 1987 02:00 AM, 31, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Dec 12, 1984 07:00 AM, 31, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 1, 1982 11:45 PM, Fm339, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2