For population 25 years and over in San Jon:
For population 15 years and over in San Jon village:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $360 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (84.2 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (185.6 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (407.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Logan, NM (4.3 miles ), Grady, NM (4.4 miles) , Broadview, NM (4.8 miles ), Tucumcari, NM (4.8 miles ), Logan-Nara Visa, NM (4.9 miles ), House-Forrest, NM (6.1 miles ), Adrian, TX (6.3 miles) , South Harding, NM (6.5 miles) .
Latitude: 35.11 N, Longitude: 103.33 W
Area code: 505
Population change in the 1990s: +24 (+8.5%).
Work and jobs in San Jon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in San Jon, New Mexico
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
San Jon-area historical tornado activity is significantly above New Mexico state average. It is 15% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.6 miles away from the San Jon village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/3/1961, a category F2 tornado 8.4 miles away from the village center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:San Jon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below New Mexico state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from San Jon center
On 3/25/1996 at 06:43:46, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/19/1995 at 18:36:43, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 50.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1993 at 03:07:31, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.0 miles away from San Jon center
On 2/18/2006 at 05:49:41, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Quay County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Tornado: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to San Jon:
Public high school in San Jon:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in San Jon and their reported violations in the past:SAN JON WATER SUPPLY (Population served: 308, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 25.7%
(36.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 94.1% 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)
San Jon compared to New Mexico state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for San Jon (based on Quay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 89.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
San Jon government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
San Jon government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
San Jon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,505 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:
8.17% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,723 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in San Jon:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 20 meters (66ft)
Total average daily traffic: 16,114
Total average daily truck traffic: 7,726
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in San Jon)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: