For population 25 years and over in Ralls:
For population 15 years and over in Ralls city:
77 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,140 (2.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (29.5 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (243.2 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (272.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Crosbyton, TX (2.9 miles ), Lorenzo, TX (3.0 miles ), Idalou, TX (4.2 miles ), Petersburg, TX (4.2 miles ), Ransom Canyon, TX (4.5 miles ), Floydada, TX (4.6 miles ), Buffalo Springs, TX (4.6 miles ), Slaton, TX (4.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.68 N, Longitude: 101.38 W
Area code: 806
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Crime in Ralls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +64 (+2.9%).
Work and jobs in Ralls: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ralls, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ralls-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/11/1970, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.9 miles away from the Ralls 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 22.3 miles away from the city center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ralls-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Texas state average. It is 96% 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 57.4 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 62.5 miles away from Ralls center
On 10/7/2007 at 13:54:21, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 2.7 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/12/1997 at 23:53:10, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Crosby County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Ralls:
Airports located in Ralls:
Local government website: www.cityofralls.org
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ralls:
Public high school in Ralls:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Ralls:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 37.5%
(23.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 36.6% for other race residents, 8.3% 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)
26 people in nursing homes
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
Ralls compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Ralls (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Ralls (based on Crosby County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.00%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,863 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:
9.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,087 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:6
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Ralls, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ralls)
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.