For population 25 years and over in Pecan Gap:
For population 15 years and over in Pecan Gap city:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,146 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McKinney, TX (48.7 miles , pop. 54,369).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (58.4 miles , pop. 222,030).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (70.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Ladonia, TX (2.4 miles ), Cooper, TX (3.2 miles ), Roxton, TX (3.2 miles ), Honey Grove, TX (3.3 miles ), Windom, TX (3.5 miles ), Wolfe City, TX (3.7 miles ), Commerce, TX (3.7 miles ), Howland, TX (3.9 miles) .
Latitude: 33.44 N, Longitude: 95.85 W
Area code: 903
Population change in the 1990s: -21 (-8.9%).
Work and jobs in Pecan Gap: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pecan Gap, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pecan Gap-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 229% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.3 miles away from the Pecan Gap city center killed 10 people and injured 170 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/13/1981, a category F4 tornado 24.5 miles away from the city center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pecan Gap-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 19.0 miles away from Pecan Gap center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 63.6 miles away from Pecan Gap center
On 6/1/1995 at 04:49:29, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Delta County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Pecan Gap:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pecan Gap:
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Public elementary/middle school in Pecan Gap:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.3%
(7.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Pecan Gap compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Pecan Gap city (based on Delta County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.50%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Adult diabetes rate:
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Pecan Gap government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Pecan Gap government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
10.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,900 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:
10.15% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,802 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pecan Gap)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: