For population 25 years and over in Muleshoe:
For population 15 years and over in Muleshoe city:
745 residents are foreign born (14.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,006 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (67.0 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (229.0 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (356.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Sudan, TX (4.0 miles ), Earth, TX (4.3 miles ), South Sand Hills, TX (4.4 miles ), Farwell, TX (4.5 miles ), Texico, NM (4.6 miles ), Bovina, TX (4.7 miles ), Amherst, TX (4.8 miles ), Springlake, TX (4.9 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.23 N, Longitude: 102.73 W
Area code: 806
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Muleshoe detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (9 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.0%).
Work and jobs in Muleshoe: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Muleshoe, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Muleshoe-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 125% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.2 miles away from the Muleshoe city center killed one person and injured 13 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/21/1957, a category F4 tornado 24.6 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Muleshoe-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 95.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from Muleshoe center
On 3/25/1996 at 06:43:46, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from the city center
On 9/24/2003 at 15:02:09, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/7/2000 at 17:19:08, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.9 miles away from Muleshoe center
On 3/19/1995 at 18:36:43, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bailey County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Lee Horsley - Television actor, Carmen Espinoza-Rodriquez - Singer-songwriter.
Airports located in Muleshoe:
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Local government website: www.city-of-muleshoe.com
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.5%
(4.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 31.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
50 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
44 people in nursing homes in 2000
16 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Muleshoe compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Muleshoe (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Muleshoe (based on Bailey County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
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Muleshoe government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Muleshoe government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,171 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:
9.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,135 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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Muleshoe fatal accident list:
Dec 23, 2002 09:22 PM, Us-70, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 29, 1993 03:52 PM, Austin, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 13, 1991 03:30 PM, E4thst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 2, 1988 02:08 PM, 70, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 21, 1984 05:00 PM, W 3rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jul 4, 1980 01:24 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 1, 1975 04:49 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Muleshoe)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Muleshoe, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Muleshoe)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Muleshoe)