For population 25 years and over in Point Blank:
For population 15 years and over in Point Blank city:
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,365 (1.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: The Woodlands, TX (43.1 miles , pop. 55,649).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (68.9 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Oakhurst, TX (2.4 miles ), Onalaska, TX (2.7 miles ), Cape Royale, TX (2.8 miles ), Cedar Point, TX (3.0 miles ), West Livingston, TX (3.4 miles ), Coldspring, TX (3.5 miles ), Evergreen, TX (3.6 miles) , Riverside, TX (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 30.75 N, Longitude: 95.21 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 936
Population change in the 1990s: +115 (+25.9%).
Work and jobs in Point Blank: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Point Blank, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Point Blank-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 112% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/12/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Point Blank city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 11/21/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 49.7 miles away from the city center injured 16 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in San Jacinto County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Fire: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Point Blank:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Point Blank:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.0%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.4% for Black residents, 78.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% 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)
Point Blank compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Point Blank city (based on San Jacinto County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 31.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,636 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:
11.09% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,353 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:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Point Blank)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Point Blank, TX
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.