For population 25 years and over in South Sand Hills:
For population 15 years and over in South Sand Hills CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lubbock, TX (60.3 miles , pop. 199,564).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (230.5 miles , pop. 448,607).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (357.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Morton, TX (4.1 miles ), Sudan, TX (4.2 miles ), Causey, NM (4.3 miles) , Muleshoe, TX (4.4 miles ), Amherst, TX (4.8 miles ), Whiteface, TX (5.2 miles ), Littlefield, TX (5.3 miles ), Earth, TX (5.5 miles ).
Latitude: 33.96 N, Longitude: 102.81 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 806
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in South Sand Hills: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in South Sand Hills, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
South Sand Hills-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 111% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/21/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.2 miles away from the South Sand Hills place center injured 7 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/17/1970, a category F4 tornado 27.1 miles away from the place center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Bailey County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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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:
South Sand Hills compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for South Sand Hills (based on Bailey County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,171 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:
9.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,135 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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