For population 25 years and over in Roscoe:
For population 15 years and over in Roscoe city:
135 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,125 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (46.4 miles , pop. 115,930).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (188.0 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (220.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Sweetwater, TX (2.8 miles ), Loraine, TX (3.2 miles ), Hermleigh, TX (4.3 miles ), Colorado City, TX (4.4 miles ), Blackwell-Nolan, TX (4.8 miles) , Roby, TX (4.8 miles ), Lake Colorado City, TX (4.9 miles ), Trent, TX (4.9 miles ).
Latitude: 32.44 N, Longitude: 100.54 W
Area code: 325
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 Roscoe detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -53 (-3.7%).
Work and jobs in Roscoe: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Roscoe, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Roscoe-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1986, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the Roscoe city center killed one person and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/24/1968, a category F3 tornado 13.4 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Roscoe-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 42.7 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 36.1 miles away from Roscoe center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Nolan County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornado: 1, Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mal Hammack - College football player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.0%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.1% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
38 people in nursing homes in 2000
Roscoe compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Roscoe (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Roscoe city (based on Nolan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.62%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,678 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:
8.74% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,612 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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Roscoe fatal accident list:
Aug 18, 2002 08:45 PM, Bi20l, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 28, 2001 07:05 AM, Us-84, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 25, 1995 03:17 PM, I20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 2
Oct 20, 1994 01:45 PM, 84, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 22, 1988 12:30 AM, 20, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Roscoe)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:113 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: