For population 25 years and over in St. Jo:
For population 15 years and over in St. Jo city:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,563 (2.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Denton, TX (40.2 miles , pop. 80,537).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Tarrant, TX (60.1 miles , pop. 402,130).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (75.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Muenster, TX (3.0 miles ), Montague-Forestburg, TX (3.0 miles ), Nocona, TX (3.7 miles ), Leon, OK (3.7 miles) , Lindsay, TX (4.2 miles ), West Love, OK (4.4 miles ), Bowie, TX (4.6 miles ), Sunset, TX (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 33.69 N, Longitude: 97.52 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 940
Population change in the 1990s: -69 (-6.6%).
Work and jobs in St. Jo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in St. Jo, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
St. Jo-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 246% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1976, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the St. Jo city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/7/1995, a category F3 tornado 9.0 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:St. Jo-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.8 miles away from St. Jo center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from the city center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.0 miles away from St. Jo center
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Montague County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 5, Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near St. Jo:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Jo:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.2%
(16.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
6 people in nursing homes in 2000
St. Jo compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for St. Jo (based on Montague County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 63.04%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
St. Jo government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.08% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,293 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:
7.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,924 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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St. Jo fatal accident list:
Sep 9, 1979 01:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 27, 1977 03:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in St. Jo)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1