For population 25 years and over in Sunray:
For population 15 years and over in Sunray city:
404 residents are foreign born (15.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,440 (1.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (56.7 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (243.6 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (363.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Cactus, TX (3.2 miles ), Dumas, TX (3.7 miles ), Morse, TX (4.4 miles) , Stinnett, TX (5.0 miles ), Stratford, TX (5.1 miles ), Sanford, TX (5.2 miles ), Gruver, TX (5.4 miles ), Fritch, TX (5.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.02 N, Longitude: 101.82 W
Area code: 806
Crime rates in Sunray (2010):
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Crime rates in Sunray (2011):
Population change in the 1990s: +226 (+13.1%).
Work and jobs in Sunray: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sunray, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Sunray-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/9/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 0.8 miles away from the Sunray city center .
On 3/18/1982, a category F4 tornado 5.3 miles away from the city center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Sunray-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 71.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/2000 at 22:08:54, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.9 miles away from Sunray center
On 8/17/2000 at 01:08:05, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 43.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/18/2006 at 05:49:41, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 24.1 miles away from Sunray center
On 6/19/2002 at 12:14:20, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Moore County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Fires: 2, Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.7%
(4.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 10.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 8.0% for other race residents, 1.1% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Sunray compared to Texas state average:
Banks with branches in Sunray (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Sunray (based on Moore County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.78%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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Sunray government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,596 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:
8.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,837 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: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sunray)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Sunray, TX)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sunray)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Businesses in Sunray, TX