For population 25 years and over in Snyder:
For population 15 years and over in Snyder city:
756 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,242 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (70.6 miles , pop. 115,930).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (208.3 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (240.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Fluvanna-Sharon Ridge, TX (3.2 miles) , Hermleigh, TX (3.3 miles ), Colorado City, TX (4.7 miles ), Loraine, TX (4.9 miles ), Westbrook, TX (5.0 miles ), Lake Colorado City, TX (5.0 miles ), Rotan, TX (5.3 miles ), Roscoe, TX (5.4 miles ).
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Latitude: 32.72 N, Longitude: 100.91 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +496 (+4.4%)
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 Snyder detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 22 (20 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -1,885 (-14.9%).
Work and jobs in Snyder: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Snyder, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Snyder-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/24/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.3 miles away from the Snyder city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/24/1968, a category F3 tornado 13.8 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Snyder-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 86% 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 23.4 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 13.3 miles away from Snyder center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Scurry County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Hurricanes: 3 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charlene Holt - Film actor, Dick Jones (actor) - Film actor, Barry Tubb - Film actor, Tony Degrate - College football player.
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Local government website: www.ci.snyder.tx.us
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.1%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.4% for Black residents, 27.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 67.9% for American Indian residents, 35.3% for other race residents, 57.1% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Snyder city (based on Scurry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 79.77%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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7.37% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,276 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:
7.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,222 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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See more detailed statistics of Snyder fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Snyder)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 176 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Snyder, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 40 (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: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Snyder)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 36 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Snyder)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2014.