For population 25 years and over in New Home:
For population 15 years and over in New Home city:
12 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,125 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (16.5 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (268.5 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (299.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Wilson, TX (3.3 miles ), Tahoka, TX (3.6 miles ), Wolfforth, TX (3.7 miles ), Ropesville, TX (3.9 miles ), Lubbock, TX (4.1 miles ), Slaton, TX (4.1 miles ), Meadow, TX (4.1 miles ), Buffalo Springs, TX (4.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.33 N, Longitude: 101.91 W
Area code: 806
Population change in the 1990s: +170 (+113.3%).
Work and jobs in New Home: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in New Home, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
New Home-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 122% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1970, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the New Home city center killed 26 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 4/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:New Home-area historical earthquake activity is below Texas state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 69.4 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 97.4 miles away from New Home center
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 68.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/2/2001 at 01:55:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/26/1992 at 03:24:52, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.3 miles away from New Home center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lynn County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 3, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near New Home:
Airports located in New Home:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Home:
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Public high school in New Home:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.60. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% 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)
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
New Home compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for New Home (based on Lynn County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 84.76%
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 (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
New Home government finances in 2002:
8.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,086 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:
9.54% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,153 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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TV broadcast stations around New Home:
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1