For population 25 years and over in Sabine Pass:
For population 15 years and over in Sabine Pass CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Port Arthur, TX (9.6 miles , pop. 57,755).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Houston, TX (79.1 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: Labelle, TX (3.1 miles ), Port Arthur, TX (3.1 miles ), East Jefferson, TX (3.4 miles ), Nederland, TX (3.6 miles ), Central Gardens, TX (3.6 miles ), Groves, TX (3.7 miles ), Port Neches, TX (3.7 miles ), Stowell, TX (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 29.80 N, Longitude: 94.07 W
Area code: 409
Unemployment in July 2013:
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Average climate in Sabine Pass, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sabine Pass-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/7/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.2 miles away from the Sabine Pass place center killed one person and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 11/7/1957, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.9 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jefferson County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Tropical Storms: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Fire: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: The Big Bopper - Singer, Pattillo Higgins - Businessman.
Hospitals/medical centers near Sabine Pass:
Airports and heliports located in Sabine Pass:
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Amtrak station near Sabine Pass:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sabine Pass:
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Public high school in Sabine Pass:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.19. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 5.53. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.155. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
4 people in maritime/merchant vessels in 2010
8 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000
6 people in unknown juvenile institutions in 2000
Sabine Pass compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Sabine Pass (based on Jefferson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.02%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 47
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 38
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 137
Number of full-service restaurants: 133
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,399 average adjusted gross income)
0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($370 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,160 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($211 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sabine Pass)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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