For population 25 years and over in Redwater:
For population 15 years and over in Redwater city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,058 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (65.6 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (67.8 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (151.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Maud-Elliot Creek, TX (0.8 miles) , Maud, TX (2.3 miles ), Hooks, TX (2.8 miles ), Leary, TX (2.8 miles ), Red Lick, TX (3.0 miles ), Nash, TX (3.1 miles ), Wake Village, TX (3.1 miles ), Domino, TX (3.3 miles) .
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Latitude: 33.36 N, Longitude: 94.25 W
Area code: 903
Population change in the 1990s: +135 (+18.3%).
Work and jobs in Redwater: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Redwater, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Redwater-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 205% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/12/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Redwater city center killed one person and injured 5 people.
On 11/1/1977, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Redwater-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.3 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) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from Redwater center
On 6/10/1994 at 23:34:02, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.9 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 78.2 miles away from Redwater center
On 3/3/2001 at 10:46:13, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bowie County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Fires: 4, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: www.redwatertexas.com/index.html
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.1%
(22.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.4% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% 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)
Redwater compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Redwater (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Redwater city (based on Bowie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 46
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,057 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($446 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,341 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($344 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Redwater fatal accident list:
Sep 29, 2006 10:50 PM, Us-67, Lat: 33.359192, Lon: -94.260817, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 22, 2003 06:40 PM, Fm991, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 2, 2000 05:10 PM, Us-67, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 21, 1996 03:10 AM, 67, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 25, 1992 07:45 AM, Fm3098, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Redwater)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Redwater, TX