For population 25 years and over in Seymour:
For population 15 years and over in Seymour city:
77 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America, 0.4% North America, 0.3% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $986 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita Falls, TX (47.8 miles , pop. 104,197).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (126.2 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (153.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Seymour Rural, TX (1.7 miles ), Goree, TX (4.2 miles ), Megargel, TX (4.6 miles ), Munday, TX (4.8 miles ), Elbert, TX (5.2 miles) , Lockett, TX (5.2 miles ), Throckmorton, TX (5.4 miles ), Weinert, TX (5.5 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.59 N, Longitude: 99.26 W
Area code: 940
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Crime rate in Seymour detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -307 (-9.5%).
Work and jobs in Seymour: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Seymour, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Seymour-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 143% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1980, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the Seymour city center .
On 5/18/1951, a category F4 tornado 31.8 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 100 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Seymour-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% 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 95.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.5 miles away from Seymour center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 93.9 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 99.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/2007 at 13:54:21, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 2.7 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.3 miles away from Seymour center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Baylor County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Floods: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charles E. Toberman - Real estate developer.
Hospital/medical center in Seymour:
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Local government website: www.cityofseymour.org
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Seymour and their reported violations in the past:BAYLOR WSC (Population served: 940, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.1%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.8% for Black residents, 28.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% 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)
49 people in nursing homes in 2000
Seymour compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Seymour (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Seymour (based on Baylor County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 101.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.54% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,371 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:
9.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,553 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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Seymour fatal accident list:
Oct 2, 2009 08:09 AM, Us-82, Custer, Lat: 33.59573889, Lon: -99.27881667, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 3, 1991 12:50 AM, 82, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 19, 1985 03:56 PM, Reiman, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Apr 30, 1983 05:50 PM, 82, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
May 30, 1980 08:09 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 7, 1979 01:39 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 7, 1978 03:07 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Seymour)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Seymour, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seymour)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Seymour)