For population 25 years and over in Strawn:
For population 15 years and over in Strawn city:
79 residents are foreign born (10.3% Latin America, 2.2% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,125 (1.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Worth, TX (69.1 miles , pop. 534,694).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (101.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Mingus, TX (2.1 miles ), Gordon, TX (2.8 miles ), Ranger, TX (3.4 miles ), Palo Pinto-Santo, TX (4.1 miles ), Morgan Mill-Bluff Dale, TX (4.5 miles ), Eastland, TX (4.6 miles ), Gorman, TX (5.1 miles ), Lipan, TX (5.1 miles ).
Latitude: 32.55 N, Longitude: 98.50 W
Area code: 254
Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+4.1%).
Work and jobs in Strawn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Strawn, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Strawn-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/12/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.4 miles away from the Strawn city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/21/1979, a category F3 tornado 18.8 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Strawn-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/31/2008 at 05:01:54, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 87.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Palo Pinto County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 10, Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Local government website: www.strawntx.com
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Strawn:
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Public high school in Strawn:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 18.8%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 81.4% for Black residents, 23.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.5% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Strawn compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Strawn (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Strawn (based on Palo Pinto County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.16%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.28% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,343 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:
7.83% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,166 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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Strawn fatal accident list:
Jul 15, 2007 02:55 PM, Washingtonst, Lat: 32.550847, Lon: -98.493758, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 27, 1989 07:15 PM, Lincolnstr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 10, 1978 10:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Strawn)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Strawn, TX