For population 25 years and over in Skidmore:
For population 15 years and over in Skidmore CDP:
23 residents are foreign born (2.0% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $922 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Corpus Christi, TX (39.4 miles , pop. 277,454).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: San Antonio, TX (96.8 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Tynan, TX (2.7 miles ), Blue Berry Hill, TX (3.3 miles ), Beeville, TX (3.3 miles ), Mathis, TX (3.8 miles ), Lakeshore Gardens-Hidden Acres, TX (3.8 miles ), Paisano Park, TX (3.9 miles) , Edgewater-Paisano, TX (3.9 miles) , Edgewater Estates, TX (4.0 miles) .
Latitude: 28.26 N, Longitude: 97.68 W
Area code: 361
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Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Skidmore-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 22% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 0.4 miles away from the Skidmore place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 10/22/1954, a category F3 tornado 17.0 miles away from the place center injured 25 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Skidmore-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 50.7 miles away from Skidmore center
On 3/24/1997 at 22:31:34, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 50.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.5 miles away from Skidmore center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bee County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 8
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Santiago Almeida - Musician.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Skidmore and their reported violations in the past:PAPAS MARKET (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 28.4%
(29.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 29.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.2% for other race residents, 85.3% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
5 people in religious group quarters in 2000
Skidmore compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Skidmore CDP (based on Bee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.63%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
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7.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,503 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:
7.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,875 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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Skidmore fatal accident list:
Feb 22, 1984 09:55 PM, 181, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 25, 1981 08:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Skidmore)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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