For population 25 years and over in Sumner:
For population 15 years and over in Sumner CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (48.7 miles , pop. 81,381).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (76.3 miles , pop. 222,030).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (89.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Toco, TX (2.7 miles) , Paris, TX (3.3 miles ), Howland, TX (3.3 miles ), Powderly, TX (3.5 miles ), Roxton, TX (3.7 miles ), Reno, TX (3.9 miles ), Honey Grove, TX (3.9 miles ), Sun Valley, TX (4.2 miles) .
Latitude: 33.74 N, Longitude: 95.72 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 903
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Sumner: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sumner, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sumner-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 215% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/13/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.2 miles away from the Sumner place center injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 tornado 8.0 miles away from the place center killed 10 people and injured 170 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sumner-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 93% 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 75.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.3 miles away from Sumner center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 42.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 42.6 miles away from Sumner center
On 5/27/2007 at 21:03:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lamar County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, 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)
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Sumner compared to Texas state average:
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Religion statistics for Sumner (based on Lamar County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.36%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,939 average adjusted gross income)
0.21% of residents moved from foreign countries ($-306 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,399 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sumner)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sumner)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sumner)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.