For population 25 years and over in Post:
For population 15 years and over in Post city:
251 residents are foreign born (6.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,005 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (38.6 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (236.9 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (267.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Wilson, TX (4.7 miles ), Slaton, TX (4.8 miles ), Tahoka, TX (4.9 miles ), Ransom Canyon, TX (5.4 miles ), Buffalo Springs, TX (5.5 miles ), O'Donnell, TX (5.5 miles ), New Home, TX (5.7 miles ), Crosbyton, TX (5.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.19 N, Longitude: 101.38 W
Area code: 806
Population change in the 1990s: -65 (-1.7%).
Work and jobs in Post: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Post, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Post-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1970, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.1 miles away from the Post 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 21.9 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Post-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 92% 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 37.3 miles away from the city 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 37.2 miles away from Post center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Garza 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).
Birthplace of: Garvin Beauchamp - Football coach.
Hospitals/medical centers near Post:
Airports located in Post:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Post:
See full list of schools located in Post, School District: POST INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT
Private elementary/middle school in Post:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Post and their reported violations in the past:GRUBS BAIT & GRILL (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 23.5%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 44.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.2% for other race residents, 69.9% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Post compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Post (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Post (based on Garza County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.59%
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): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.30% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,621 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:
8.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,300 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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See more detailed statistics of Post fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2009 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Post)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:92 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Post, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Post)
FAA Registered Aircraft:10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Post)
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.