For population 25 years and over in River Oaks:
For population 15 years and over in River Oaks city:
1,492 residents are foreign born (18.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,753 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Worth, TX (4.5 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (35.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Westworth Village, TX (1.3 miles ), Sansom Park, TX (1.4 miles ), Westover Hills, TX (1.6 miles ), Lake Worth, TX (1.8 miles ), White Settlement, TX (2.0 miles ), Fort Worth, TX (2.1 miles ), Saginaw, TX (2.5 miles ), Lakeside, TX (2.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.78 N, Longitude: 97.40 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,187 (-29.5%)
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in River Oaks detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 24 (18 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +348 (+5.2%).
Work and jobs in River Oaks: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in River Oaks, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
River Oaks-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 267% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/25/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the River Oaks city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/4/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.5 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:River Oaks-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 94.0 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 87.6 miles away from River Oaks center
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/31/2002 at 09:57:10, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/2006 at 18:46:23, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.5 miles away from River Oaks center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Tarrant County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 10
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near River Oaks:
Amtrak station near River Oaks:
Local government website: www.riveroakstx.com
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to River Oaks:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.249. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 11.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 17.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.58. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.0%
(16.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 28.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 37.9% for other race residents, 19.2% 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)
River Oaks compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in River Oaks (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for River Oaks (based on Tarrant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.45%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 212
Number of supercenters and club stores: 25
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 194
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 609
Number of full-service restaurants: 970
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River Oaks government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.04% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,448 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($575 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,613 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($397 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of River Oaks fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in River Oaks)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in River Oaks)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for River Oaks, TX
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2014.